Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1068 1085 1127
Rank change year-on-year +17 +42 +88
Permanent jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 76 67 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.047% 0.040% 0.062%
As % of the Applications category 0.54% 0.47% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 53 59 77
England median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% +30.77%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,650 £27,900
90th Percentile £51,250 £53,750 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% +23.19%

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 14,023 14,362 19,261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 8.63% 8.62% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 11,135 11,818 15,630
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £21,750 £21,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,775
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33% +7.14%

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 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 2018. 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 +17 20 £45,000 +28.57% 6
East of England +9 19 £45,000 -5.26% 18
Midlands +10 18 £41,750 +19.29% 16
North West +1 14 £45,000 +50.00% 3
East Midlands +30 12 £42,500 +21.43% 1
South East +13 12 £47,500 +25.00% 19
Yorkshire +35 6 £57,500 +51.32% 3
West Midlands -13 5 £41,000 +15.49% 15
South West +14 4 £43,750 +16.67% 1
London - 3 £43,250 - 3
SOLIDWORKS
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 51 (67.11%) CAD
2 31 (40.79%) Degree
3 30 (39.47%) Manufacturing
4 15 (19.74%) AutoCAD
4 15 (19.74%) C
5 14 (18.42%) C#
5 14 (18.42%) C++
5 14 (18.42%) Windows
6 12 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 11 (14.47%) HND
7 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
7 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (13.16%) Embedded C
8 10 (13.16%) Linux
8 10 (13.16%) Java
8 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Office
8 10 (13.16%) CATIA
9 9 (11.84%) Finite Element Analysis
9 9 (11.84%) HNC
9 9 (11.84%) Validation
9 9 (11.84%) Electronics
9 9 (11.84%) Signal Processing
10 8 (10.53%) PTC Creo
10 8 (10.53%) Embedded Systems
10 8 (10.53%) QML
10 8 (10.53%) Android
10 8 (10.53%) Qt
10 8 (10.53%) Prototyping
10 8 (10.53%) Bluetooth
10 8 (10.53%) ANSYS

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 5 (6.58%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.95%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (19.74%) AutoCAD
2 10 (13.16%) CATIA
2 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (10.53%) PTC Creo
4 7 (9.21%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 4 (5.26%) Autodesk Inventor
5 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (2.63%) Abaqus
6 2 (2.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (2.63%) InDesign
6 2 (2.63%) Photoshop
6 2 (2.63%) Revit
6 2 (2.63%) Solid Edge
7 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (1.32%) NASTRAN
7 1 (1.32%) OrCAD
7 1 (1.32%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (6.58%) ENOVIA
2 4 (5.26%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.32%) Epicor Vantage
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.53%) Bluetooth
2 4 (5.26%) Firewall
3 2 (2.63%) Internet
3 2 (2.63%) Wireless
4 1 (1.32%) LAN
4 1 (1.32%) RFID
4 1 (1.32%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) CorVu
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) LabVIEW
1 5 (6.58%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (5.26%) AccuRev
2 4 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (39.47%) Manufacturing
2 9 (11.84%) Electronics
3 4 (5.26%) Marketing
4 2 (2.63%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.63%) Automotive
4 2 (2.63%) Games
4 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.32%) Military
5 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (28.95%) Design Engineer
1 22 (28.95%) Mechanical Engineer
2 12 (15.79%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 9 (11.84%) Software Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Senior Design Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Analyst
6 6 (7.89%) Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Embedded Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) C# Software Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Security Officer
7 5 (6.58%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) CAD Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) GUI Software Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.53%) QML
1 8 (10.53%) Qt
2 2 (2.63%) .NET
2 2 (2.63%) Hibernate
2 2 (2.63%) Spring
3 1 (1.32%) MFC
3 1 (1.32%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.53%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (7.89%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.95%) Robotics
5 2 (2.63%) 3D Printing
5 2 (2.63%) Animation
5 2 (2.63%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (2.63%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.63%) iPhone
6 1 (1.32%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.32%) Life Science
6 1 (1.32%) SCADA
6 1 (1.32%) User Experience
6 1 (1.32%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.42%) Windows
2 10 (13.16%) Linux
3 8 (10.53%) Android
4 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.26%) Windows 10
5 4 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.26%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.32%) CentOS
6 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (67.11%) CAD
2 12 (15.79%) Software Engineering
3 9 (11.84%) Finite Element Analysis
3 9 (11.84%) Signal Processing
3 9 (11.84%) Validation
4 8 (10.53%) Prototyping
5 7 (9.21%) Embedded Software Development
5 7 (9.21%) Project Management
6 6 (7.89%) Project Planning
7 5 (6.58%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.58%) Data Management
7 5 (6.58%) Software Licensing
8 4 (5.26%) 3D Modelling
8 4 (5.26%) ERP
8 4 (5.26%) Logistics
8 4 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (5.26%) Test Automation
9 3 (3.95%) PDM
9 3 (3.95%) Physics
9 3 (3.95%) Stress Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.74%) C
2 14 (18.42%) C#
2 14 (18.42%) C++
3 10 (13.16%) Embedded C
3 10 (13.16%) Java
4 5 (6.58%) MATLAB
4 5 (6.58%) VB
5 4 (5.26%) SQL
6 2 (2.63%) Python
6 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.32%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.32%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 31 (40.79%) Degree
2 11 (14.47%) HND
3 9 (11.84%) HNC
4 5 (6.58%) PhD
5 3 (3.95%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (2.63%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) ISO 13485
2 3 (3.95%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.58%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (2.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.53%) ANSYS
3 5 (6.58%) Adobe
4 4 (5.26%) Dell
4 4 (5.26%) Sage
4 4 (5.26%) VMware
5 3 (3.95%) EMC
6 2 (2.63%) Autodesk
6 2 (2.63%) Ivanti
6 2 (2.63%) SonicWALL
6 2 (2.63%) Symantec
7 1 (1.32%) Epicor
7 1 (1.32%) PTC