Period
to 1 December 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for AutoCAD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AutoCAD over the 6 months to 1 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Autodesk AutoCAD
UK > England
6 months to
1 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 634 907 1009
Rank change year-on-year +273 +102 +117
Permanent jobs citing AutoCAD 60 117 96
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.094% 0.065%
As % of the Applications category 1.94% 1.17% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 36 110 73
Median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -16.67% +38.46%
10th Percentile £25,750 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,500 £60,375 £77,500
UK median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% -14.44% +38.46%

AutoCAD is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 3,089 10,026 13,279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 6.07% 8.08% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2,538 7,966 10,239
Median annual salary £45,000 £38,200 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.80% -4.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,500 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £68,750
UK median annual salary £44,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +6.67%

AutoCAD
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing AutoCAD as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for AutoCAD in England

AutoCAD
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AutoCAD in England.

Salary trend for AutoCAD in England

AutoCAD
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing AutoCAD in England over the 6 months to 1 December 2020.

Salary histogram for AutoCAD in England

AutoCAD
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AutoCAD within the England region over the 6 months to 1 December 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +193 43 £42,500 +13.33% 4
North of England +143 6 £45,000 +20.40% 25
Yorkshire - 5 £45,000 - 15
Midlands +114 4 £38,000 +7.04% 32
South West +120 3 £25,000 -35.06% 10
West Midlands +91 3 £37,500 -12.28% 20
South East +180 2 £40,000 -20.00% 11
North West +100 1 - - 10
East Midlands +82 1 £45,000 +38.46% 12
AutoCAD
UK

For the 6 months to 1 December 2020, IT jobs citing AutoCAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for AutoCAD.

1 34 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 29 (48.33%) CAD
2 29 (48.33%) Autodesk
3 26 (43.33%) MS Visio
3 26 (43.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 21 (35.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 14 (23.33%) Adobe
6 13 (21.67%) Revit
7 12 (20.00%) Degree
7 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
8 10 (16.67%) SketchUp
8 10 (16.67%) Telecoms
9 9 (15.00%) GIS
10 8 (13.33%) MicroStation
11 7 (11.67%) Office 365
11 7 (11.67%) 3ds Max
11 7 (11.67%) ArchiCAD
12 6 (10.00%) Windows
12 6 (10.00%) Acrobat
12 6 (10.00%) BICSI RCDD
12 6 (10.00%) Data Centre
12 6 (10.00%) RIBA
13 5 (8.33%) Windows Server
13 5 (8.33%) Workflow
14 4 (6.67%) ArcGIS
14 4 (6.67%) Smallworld
14 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
14 4 (6.67%) C#
14 4 (6.67%) C++
14 4 (6.67%) Network Planning

AutoCAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.67%) ArcGIS
1 4 (6.67%) Smallworld
Applications
1 26 (43.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 26 (43.33%) MS Visio
2 21 (35.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (21.67%) Revit
4 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
5 10 (16.67%) SketchUp
6 8 (13.33%) MicroStation
7 7 (11.67%) 3ds Max
7 7 (11.67%) ArchiCAD
8 6 (10.00%) Acrobat
9 1 (1.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (1.67%) EPLAN
9 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) Office 365
2 4 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (3.33%) Dropbox
4 1 (1.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (3.33%) Firewall
2 2 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (3.33%) Wireless
3 1 (1.67%) DWDM
3 1 (1.67%) VPN
3 1 (1.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) GIS
2 2 (3.33%) FileMaker
2 2 (3.33%) MS Access
3 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.67%) Spatial Data
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 10 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.00%) Local Government
3 1 (1.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 11 (18.33%) CAD Technician
2 8 (13.33%) AutoCAD Technician
2 8 (13.33%) CAD Manager
3 7 (11.67%) Audio Visual Technician
3 7 (11.67%) IT Technician
4 6 (10.00%) Consultant
4 6 (10.00%) Support Technician
5 5 (8.33%) Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Design Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Designer
7 3 (5.00%) Desktop Support
7 3 (5.00%) GIS Technician
7 3 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Help Desk Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) IT Support
8 2 (3.33%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) WPF
2 1 (1.67%) .NET
2 1 (1.67%) DirectX
2 1 (1.67%) OpenGL
2 1 (1.67%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.33%) CCTV
2 2 (3.33%) Digital TV
2 2 (3.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.67%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (1.67%) Digital Signage
3 1 (1.67%) Fibre Optics
3 1 (1.67%) iPhone
3 1 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.67%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.00%) Windows
2 5 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.67%) Android
3 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (48.33%) CAD
2 5 (8.33%) Workflow
3 4 (6.67%) MVVM
3 4 (6.67%) Network Planning
3 4 (6.67%) Project Delivery
4 3 (5.00%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (5.00%) Facial Recognition
4 3 (5.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (3.33%) 3D Modelling
5 2 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.33%) Change Management
5 2 (3.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (3.33%) Network Design
5 2 (3.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (3.33%) Self-Awareness
5 2 (3.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 1 (1.67%) Presales
6 1 (1.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.67%) C#
1 4 (6.67%) C++
2 2 (3.33%) Python
3 1 (1.67%) C
3 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.67%) Ruby
3 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Degree
2 6 (10.00%) BICSI RCDD
2 6 (10.00%) RIBA
3 3 (5.00%) HNC
3 3 (5.00%) HND
4 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) Citrix Hypervisor
2 1 (1.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 34 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 29 (48.33%) Autodesk
3 14 (23.33%) Adobe
4 3 (5.00%) ESRI
4 3 (5.00%) Vectorworks
4 3 (5.00%) Virgin Media
5 2 (3.33%) Apple
5 2 (3.33%) Dell
5 2 (3.33%) ESET
5 2 (3.33%) HP
5 2 (3.33%) Meraki
5 2 (3.33%) MikroTik
6 1 (1.67%) BT
6 1 (1.67%) Citrix
6 1 (1.67%) ConnectWise
6 1 (1.67%) Google
6 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.67%) Sophos
6 1 (1.67%) VMware