Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for CAD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CAD over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 817 842 822
Rank change year-on-year +25 -20 -16
Permanent jobs citing CAD 342 376 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.23% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 239 326 356
England median annual salary £38,212 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.47% +6.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,875 £57,500
UK median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +8.70%

CAD is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 151850 160342 182990
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.36% 88.71%
Number of salaries quoted 120745 134485 152252
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

CAD
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing CAD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for CAD in England

CAD
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CAD in England.

Salary trend for CAD in England

CAD
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CAD in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CAD in England

CAD
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAD within the England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
South East +21 98 £38,212 -10.09% 6
East of England +40 77 £50,000 +25.00% 8
London -32 57 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Midlands +35 48 £35,000 - 5
North of England +1 35 £32,500 -18.75% 6
West Midlands -3 32 £33,500 -4.29% 2
South West +21 26 £32,500 -4.41% 2
Yorkshire +25 17 £32,500 -21.21% 4
East Midlands +43 16 £38,750 +28.31% 3
North West -4 16 £45,000 +24.14% 2
North East +13 2 £32,500 -27.78%
CAD
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing CAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for CAD.

1 166 (48.54%) Degree
2 77 (22.51%) Manufacturing
3 75 (21.93%) C++
4 65 (19.01%) C
5 63 (18.42%) C#
5 63 (18.42%) Java
6 60 (17.54%) Physics
7 58 (16.96%) Windows
8 57 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 57 (16.67%) Mathematics
9 48 (14.04%) Microsoft
10 47 (13.74%) Electronics
11 46 (13.45%) Computer Science
12 45 (13.16%) SOLIDWORKS
12 45 (13.16%) CAE
13 43 (12.57%) Linux
13 43 (12.57%) 3D Printing
14 42 (12.28%) Algorithms
15 40 (11.70%) Document Management
15 40 (11.70%) PLM
16 36 (10.53%) GIS
17 34 (9.94%) AutoCAD
18 33 (9.65%) Autodesk Inventor
19 32 (9.36%) Microsoft Office
19 32 (9.36%) Finance
20 29 (8.48%) Apache Axis
20 29 (8.48%) Content Writing
21 28 (8.19%) SAP
21 28 (8.19%) .NET
22 27 (7.89%) Aerospace

CAD
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 11 (3.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (3.22%) MS Exchange
2 5 (1.46%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.17%) IIS
4 3 (0.88%) Apache
5 1 (0.29%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.29%) Kinematics
5 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 45 (13.16%) SOLIDWORKS
2 34 (9.94%) AutoCAD
3 33 (9.65%) Autodesk Inventor
4 32 (9.36%) Microsoft Office
5 17 (4.97%) Revit
6 12 (3.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 12 (3.51%) PTC Creo
7 10 (2.92%) Photoshop
8 9 (2.63%) CATIA
9 8 (2.34%) Microsoft Excel
10 7 (2.05%) Siemens NX
10 7 (2.05%) Solid Edge
11 6 (1.75%) Autodesk Smoke
11 6 (1.75%) OrCAD
12 5 (1.46%) Pro/ENGINEER
13 4 (1.17%) Adobe Illustrator
14 3 (0.88%) Windchill
15 2 (0.58%) InDesign
15 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
15 2 (0.58%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 26 (7.60%) SAP CO
1 26 (7.60%) SAP FI
1 26 (7.60%) SAP FI/CO
1 26 (7.60%) SAP HR
1 26 (7.60%) SAP MM
1 26 (7.60%) SAP PM
2 18 (5.26%) SAP GTS
2 18 (5.26%) SAP PS
2 18 (5.26%) SAP R/3
3 8 (2.34%) Maximo
3 8 (2.34%) Primavera
3 8 (2.34%) SAP EHS
3 8 (2.34%) SAP QM
3 8 (2.34%) SAP SD
4 4 (1.17%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.58%) SAP PLM
5 2 (0.58%) SAP VC
5 2 (0.58%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.29%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.51%) Office 365
3 6 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.29%) GitHub
5 1 (0.29%) IaaS
5 1 (0.29%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.92%) Wireless
2 8 (2.34%) Bluetooth
2 8 (2.34%) Structured Cabling
3 7 (2.05%) SAN
4 6 (1.75%) ADSL2+
4 6 (1.75%) Broadband
4 6 (1.75%) Ethernet
4 6 (1.75%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 6 (1.75%) VDSL
4 6 (1.75%) xDSL
5 3 (0.88%) Firewall
5 3 (0.88%) WAN
6 2 (0.58%) Internet
6 2 (0.58%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.58%) LDAP
7 1 (0.29%) DHCP
7 1 (0.29%) DNS
7 1 (0.29%) Modbus
7 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (10.53%) GIS
2 14 (4.09%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.88%) Spatial Data
4 2 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.58%) Geospatial Data
4 2 (0.58%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.29%) EDMS
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (0.29%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.29%) MySQL
5 1 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.29%) Power BI
5 1 (0.29%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.29%) QGIS
5 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (2.63%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (1.75%) Subversion
3 3 (0.88%) LabVIEW
3 3 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.58%) WebSharper
5 1 (0.29%) CANoe
5 1 (0.29%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
General
1 77 (22.51%) Manufacturing
2 47 (13.74%) Electronics
3 32 (9.36%) Finance
4 27 (7.89%) Aerospace
5 22 (6.43%) Telecoms
6 18 (5.26%) Marketing
6 18 (5.26%) Retail
7 12 (3.51%) Automotive
8 11 (3.22%) Games
9 3 (0.88%) Billing
9 3 (0.88%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.58%) Law
10 2 (0.58%) Military
10 2 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 60 (17.54%) Developer
2 59 (17.25%) Design Engineer
3 49 (14.33%) Software Developer
3 49 (14.33%) Software Engineer
4 44 (12.87%) C++ Developer
4 44 (12.87%) C++ Software Developer
5 35 (10.23%) C++ Software Engineer
6 34 (9.94%) Consultant
7 29 (8.48%) C Developer
7 29 (8.48%) C Software Engineer
7 29 (8.48%) C/C++ Developer
7 29 (8.48%) C/C++ Software Developer
7 29 (8.48%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 29 (8.48%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 28 (8.19%) Mechanical Engineer
9 26 (7.60%) SAP Consultant
9 26 (7.60%) SAP PM Consultant
10 25 (7.31%) Graduate
11 22 (6.43%) Principal Engineer
12 20 (5.85%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (8.48%) Apache Axis
2 28 (8.19%) .NET
3 26 (7.60%) BAPI
3 26 (7.60%) IDoc
4 18 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 13 (3.80%) Qt
5 13 (3.80%) XML
6 11 (3.22%) CSS
6 11 (3.22%) HTML
6 11 (3.22%) OpenGL
6 11 (3.22%) WebGL
7 8 (2.34%) QML
8 5 (1.46%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 4 (1.17%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.17%) HTML5
10 3 (0.88%) AngularJS
10 3 (0.88%) DirectX
10 3 (0.88%) Qt Quick
10 3 (0.88%) Unity DI Container
10 3 (0.88%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 46 (13.45%) Computer Science
2 43 (12.57%) 3D Printing
3 42 (12.28%) Algorithms
4 21 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
5 19 (5.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 12 (3.51%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.63%) Driving Licence
7 9 (2.63%) Graphic Design
8 8 (2.34%) 3D Graphics
9 7 (2.05%) VHDL
10 6 (1.75%) ASIC
10 6 (1.75%) Robotics
11 5 (1.46%) FlexPod
12 4 (1.17%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.88%) Public Cloud
13 3 (0.88%) Social Media
13 3 (0.88%) User Experience
13 3 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
14 2 (0.58%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 58 (16.96%) Windows
2 43 (12.57%) Linux
3 11 (3.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (2.34%) Android
4 8 (2.34%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.58%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.29%) Unix
6 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (17.54%) Physics
2 57 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 57 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 45 (13.16%) CAE
4 40 (11.70%) Document Management
4 40 (11.70%) PLM
5 29 (8.48%) Content Writing
6 27 (7.89%) Presales
7 26 (7.60%) 3D Modelling
7 26 (7.60%) SAP Implementation
8 25 (7.31%) Validation
9 20 (5.85%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (5.85%) Configuration Management
9 20 (5.85%) PDM
10 19 (5.56%) Data Management
10 19 (5.56%) Finite Element Analysis
11 18 (5.26%) EAM
11 18 (5.26%) Project Management
12 16 (4.68%) Mentoring
13 15 (4.39%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 75 (21.93%) C++
2 65 (19.01%) C
3 63 (18.42%) C#
3 63 (18.42%) Java
4 23 (6.73%) Python
5 19 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 16 (4.68%) Embedded C
7 11 (3.22%) Perl
8 9 (2.63%) SQL
9 7 (2.05%) Assembly Language
10 6 (1.75%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.17%) VB
12 3 (0.88%) Lua
13 2 (0.58%) ABAP
13 2 (0.58%) Delphi
13 2 (0.58%) F#
13 2 (0.58%) Fortran
13 2 (0.58%) HLSL
13 2 (0.58%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 166 (48.54%) Degree
2 15 (4.39%) HND
3 14 (4.09%) HNC
4 12 (3.51%) Numerate Degree
5 9 (2.63%) Security Cleared
6 7 (2.05%) PhD
7 6 (1.75%) Master's Degree
8 4 (1.17%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (1.17%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.58%) CCNP
9 2 (0.58%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.58%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.92%) QA
2 7 (2.05%) ISO 13485
3 6 (1.75%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.46%) SLA
5 4 (1.17%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.58%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (5.85%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.75%) Firmware
3 5 (1.46%) XenApp
3 5 (1.46%) XenDesktop
4 4 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 28 (8.19%) SAP
3 16 (4.68%) EMC
4 10 (2.92%) Cisco
5 9 (2.63%) ANSYS
5 9 (2.63%) Cadence
5 9 (2.63%) PTC
6 8 (2.34%) Autodesk
6 8 (2.34%) Citrix
6 8 (2.34%) NetApp
6 8 (2.34%) VMware
7 7 (2.05%) Twitter
8 6 (1.75%) Adobe
8 6 (1.75%) Atmel
8 6 (1.75%) Google
8 6 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.88%) MuleSoft
9 3 (0.88%) Riverbed
9 3 (0.88%) Siemens
10 2 (0.58%) RightFax