Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SOLIDWORKS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOLIDWORKS over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1073 1124 1150
Rank change year-on-year +51 +26 +64
Permanent jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 77 73 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.046% 0.041% 0.067%
As % of the Applications category 0.52% 0.47% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 57 63 89
England median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +29.03%
10th Percentile £28,400 £27,500 £27,150
90th Percentile £51,250 £53,250 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +23.08%

SOLIDWORKS 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 14819 15549 20598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 8.80% 8.81% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 11621 12839 16607
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,450 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

SOLIDWORKS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SOLIDWORKS in England

SOLIDWORKS
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SOLIDWORKS in England

SOLIDWORKS
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOLIDWORKS in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SOLIDWORKS in England

SOLIDWORKS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOLIDWORKS within the England region over the 6 months to 20 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
North of England +24 22 £45,000 +28.57% 2
East of England +12 18 £45,000 - 11
Midlands 0 17 £41,000 +17.14% 3
North West +3 15 £45,000 +50.00% 1
South East +39 13 £45,000 +14.65% 3
East Midlands +37 12 £42,500 +30.77% 3
Yorkshire +11 7 £57,500 +64.29% 1
London -2 4 £41,500 +3.75%
West Midlands -16 4 £39,250 +12.14%
South West +7 3 £42,500 +13.33% 7
SOLIDWORKS
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 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 SOLIDWORKS.

1 46 (59.74%) CAD
2 32 (41.56%) Degree
3 30 (38.96%) Manufacturing
4 15 (19.48%) C
4 15 (19.48%) Windows
5 14 (18.18%) C#
5 14 (18.18%) C++
6 13 (16.88%) Linux
6 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
7 12 (15.58%) Microsoft Office
7 12 (15.58%) AutoCAD
7 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (14.29%) Finite Element Analysis
8 11 (14.29%) HNC
8 11 (14.29%) HND
8 11 (14.29%) Java
9 9 (11.69%) Embedded C
9 9 (11.69%) Validation
9 9 (11.69%) ANSYS
9 9 (11.69%) Software Engineering
10 8 (10.39%) CATIA
10 8 (10.39%) Electronics
10 8 (10.39%) MS Exchange
10 8 (10.39%) Bluetooth
10 8 (10.39%) Android
10 8 (10.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (10.39%) Hyper-V
10 8 (10.39%) Qt
10 8 (10.39%) Signal Processing
10 8 (10.39%) QML

SOLIDWORKS
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 8 (10.39%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.79%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (15.58%) AutoCAD
1 12 (15.58%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (10.39%) CATIA
3 7 (9.09%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 7 (9.09%) PTC Creo
4 5 (6.49%) Autodesk Inventor
5 3 (3.90%) Abaqus
5 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (3.90%) Solid Edge
6 2 (2.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (2.60%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (2.60%) InDesign
6 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (2.60%) Photoshop
6 2 (2.60%) Revit
7 1 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (1.30%) NASTRAN
7 1 (1.30%) OrCAD
7 1 (1.30%) Siemens NX
7 1 (1.30%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Sage 200
2 3 (3.90%) ENOVIA
2 3 (3.90%) Epicor Vantage
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.39%) Bluetooth
2 5 (6.49%) Firewall
3 4 (5.19%) Internet
4 3 (3.90%) LAN
4 3 (3.90%) Wireless
4 3 (3.90%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.90%) CorVu
Development Applications
1 3 (3.90%) AccuRev
1 3 (3.90%) JIRA
1 3 (3.90%) LabVIEW
1 3 (3.90%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (38.96%) Manufacturing
2 8 (10.39%) Electronics
3 5 (6.49%) Marketing
4 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.60%) Automotive
5 2 (2.60%) Games
5 2 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 27 (35.06%) Design Engineer
2 20 (25.97%) Mechanical Engineer
3 12 (15.58%) Mechanical Design Engineer
4 8 (10.39%) Senior Design Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Project Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Security Officer
7 5 (6.49%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.19%) 3D CAD Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) CAD Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Embedded Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Graduate
8 4 (5.19%) Hardware Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) GUI Software Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.39%) QML
1 8 (10.39%) Qt
2 3 (3.90%) Hibernate
2 3 (3.90%) Spring
3 2 (2.60%) .NET
4 1 (1.30%) MFC
4 1 (1.30%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (7.79%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.90%) iPhone
4 3 (3.90%) Robotics
5 2 (2.60%) 3D Printing
5 2 (2.60%) Animation
5 2 (2.60%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (2.60%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.30%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.30%) User Experience
6 1 (1.30%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.48%) Windows
2 13 (16.88%) Linux
3 8 (10.39%) Android
3 8 (10.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (10.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.49%) Windows 10
4 5 (6.49%) Windows 7
4 5 (6.49%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.90%) CentOS
5 3 (3.90%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (59.74%) CAD
2 11 (14.29%) Finite Element Analysis
3 9 (11.69%) Software Engineering
3 9 (11.69%) Validation
4 8 (10.39%) Embedded Software Development
4 8 (10.39%) Signal Processing
5 7 (9.09%) Prototyping
6 6 (7.79%) Data Management
6 6 (7.79%) ERP
6 6 (7.79%) Project Management
6 6 (7.79%) Project Planning
7 5 (6.49%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.49%) Logistics
7 5 (6.49%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (6.49%) Software Licensing
7 5 (6.49%) Test Automation
8 4 (5.19%) 3D Modelling
9 3 (3.90%) Document Management
9 3 (3.90%) iOS Development
9 3 (3.90%) Manufacturing Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.48%) C
2 14 (18.18%) C#
2 14 (18.18%) C++
3 11 (14.29%) Java
4 9 (11.69%) Embedded C
5 7 (9.09%) SQL
6 6 (7.79%) VB
7 4 (5.19%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.60%) Python
8 2 (2.60%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.30%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 32 (41.56%) Degree
2 11 (14.29%) HNC
2 11 (14.29%) HND
3 4 (5.19%) PhD
4 2 (2.60%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (2.60%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) ISO 13485
2 5 (6.49%) ISO 9001
3 3 (3.90%) SLA
4 1 (1.30%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 8 (10.39%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.60%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (3.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.69%) ANSYS
3 6 (7.79%) Sage
4 5 (6.49%) Dell
5 4 (5.19%) Adobe
6 3 (3.90%) EMC
6 3 (3.90%) Epicor
6 3 (3.90%) SonicWALL
6 3 (3.90%) Symantec
7 2 (2.60%) Autodesk
7 2 (2.60%) VMware
8 1 (1.30%) LANDesk