Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
UK > England
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1099 1118 1158
Rank change year-on-year +19 +40 -9
Permanent jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 30 50 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.019% 0.030% 0.038%
As % of the Applications category 0.22% 0.34% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 25 40 60
England median annual salary £35,000 £37,250 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.04% -2.61% +4.79%
10th Percentile £27,200 £27,500 £29,850
90th Percentile £52,000 £50,125 £47,750
UK median annual salary £35,000 £37,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year -6.04% -1.97% +4.11%

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 13,725 14,575 16,515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 8.79% 8.79% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10,724 11,296 13,652
England median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - -
10th Percentile £21,530 £22,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.67% - +1.35%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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
South East +11 14 £32,500 +26.21% 34
South West -5 5 £38,750 -22.50% 34
East of England +15 4 £35,000 -12.50% 20
Midlands +11 4 £33,750 +3.85% 30
West Midlands +15 3 £35,000 +7.69% 20
North of England +9 3 £35,000 -22.22% 19
Yorkshire +24 2 £31,750 -32.80% 10
North West +7 1 £45,000 - 7
East Midlands -13 1 £32,500 -16.13% 10
SOLIDWORKS
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 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 SOLIDWORKS.

1 21 (70.00%) CAD
2 19 (63.33%) Degree
3 13 (43.33%) Manufacturing
4 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
4 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
5 6 (20.00%) Autodesk Inventor
6 5 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 5 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (16.67%) SAP
6 5 (16.67%) MCP
6 5 (16.67%) Windows
6 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 5 (16.67%) LAN
6 5 (16.67%) WAN
6 5 (16.67%) DHCP
6 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 5 (16.67%) VPN
6 5 (16.67%) DNS
6 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 5 (16.67%) HP
6 5 (16.67%) Wireless
6 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 5 (16.67%) Firewall

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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (20.00%) Autodesk Inventor
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (6.67%) PTC Creo
4 1 (3.33%) Acrobat
4 1 (3.33%) CATIA
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 1 (3.33%) Siemens NX
4 1 (3.33%) Solid Edge
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) DHCP
1 5 (16.67%) DNS
1 5 (16.67%) Firewall
1 5 (16.67%) LAN
1 5 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
1 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 5 (16.67%) VLAN
1 5 (16.67%) VPN
1 5 (16.67%) WAN
1 5 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (3.33%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) LabVIEW
General
1 13 (43.33%) Manufacturing
2 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (13.33%) Electronics
4 2 (6.67%) Automotive
4 2 (6.67%) Retail
5 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Design Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Mechanical Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Mechanical Design Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Design Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support
5 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Development Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) IT Security Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) IT Support
6 2 (6.67%) IT Support Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Security Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Support Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) CAD Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) EMC Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) TensorFlow
2 1 (3.33%) QML
2 1 (3.33%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
1 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (6.67%) Robotics
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
1 5 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) CAD
2 5 (16.67%) Information Security
2 5 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (10.00%) Finite Element Analysis
3 3 (10.00%) Mechatronics
3 3 (10.00%) Physics
4 2 (6.67%) Computer Vision
4 2 (6.67%) ERP
4 2 (6.67%) Machine Learning
4 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.67%) PDM
4 2 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Validation
5 1 (3.33%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing Engineering
5 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.33%) Product Management
5 1 (3.33%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) Prototyping
5 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) C#
1 3 (10.00%) C++
2 2 (6.67%) MATLAB
3 1 (3.33%) C
3 1 (3.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (63.33%) Degree
2 5 (16.67%) MCP
3 4 (13.33%) HNC
3 4 (13.33%) HND
4 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.67%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (3.33%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) HP
2 5 (16.67%) SAP
2 5 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe
3 1 (3.33%) Autodesk
3 1 (3.33%) EMC
3 1 (3.33%) Siemens