Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
UK > England
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1096 1094 1130
Rank change year-on-year -2 +36 +27
Permanent jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 27 81 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.018% 0.048% 0.039%
As % of the Applications category 0.20% 0.55% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 17 60 58
England median annual salary £38,000 £45,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.56% +21.62% -12.94%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,850 £27,275
90th Percentile £62,500 £51,325 £53,750
UK median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +21.62% -12.94%

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 13,171 14,618 15,176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 8.85% 8.74% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10,100 11,484 12,496
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +23 12 £47,500 +2.70% 39
South West +9 6 £38,000 -13.14% 20
North West +1 5 £45,000 - 3
North of England -7 5 £45,000 - 11
Midlands +13 2 £32,500 -17.20% 32
East of England +8 2 £35,000 -22.22% 17
East Midlands -6 2 £32,500 -13.33% 9
SOLIDWORKS
UK

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 18 (66.67%) CAD
2 16 (59.26%) Manufacturing
3 14 (51.85%) Degree
4 8 (29.63%) Validation
5 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (22.22%) C
5 6 (22.22%) Windows
6 5 (18.52%) C#
6 5 (18.52%) C++
6 5 (18.52%) Java
6 5 (18.52%) Bluetooth
6 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
6 5 (18.52%) Embedded C
6 5 (18.52%) Electronics
6 5 (18.52%) QML
6 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
6 5 (18.52%) Android
6 5 (18.52%) Qt
6 5 (18.52%) Signal Processing
7 4 (14.81%) Life Science
7 4 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (14.81%) ISO 13485
7 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
7 4 (14.81%) SAP
7 4 (14.81%) RFID
8 3 (11.11%) Wireless
8 3 (11.11%) Firewall
8 3 (11.11%) MCP

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 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.41%) EPLAN
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.70%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (3.70%) PTC Creo
3 1 (3.70%) Solid Edge
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Bluetooth
2 4 (14.81%) RFID
3 3 (11.11%) DHCP
3 3 (11.11%) DNS
3 3 (11.11%) Firewall
3 3 (11.11%) LAN
3 3 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 3 (11.11%) VLAN
3 3 (11.11%) VPN
3 3 (11.11%) WAN
3 3 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 16 (59.26%) Manufacturing
2 5 (18.52%) Electronics
3 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.41%) Automotive
5 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Design Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Senior Design Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Embedded Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Mechanical Design Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Mechanical Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Software Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support
5 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Development Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Electronics Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Electrical Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Support
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) QML
1 5 (18.52%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.81%) Life Science
3 3 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.70%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Android
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) CAD
2 8 (29.63%) Validation
3 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
4 5 (18.52%) Signal Processing
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.11%) Information Security
6 3 (11.11%) Mechatronics
7 2 (7.41%) ERP
7 2 (7.41%) Finite Element Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.41%) PDM
8 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.70%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (3.70%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (3.70%) Functional Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Process Improvement
8 1 (3.70%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) C
2 5 (18.52%) C#
2 5 (18.52%) C++
2 5 (18.52%) Embedded C
2 5 (18.52%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) MCP
2 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) HNC
3 1 (3.70%) Master's Degree
3 1 (3.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) ISO 13485
2 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 3 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) SAP
2 3 (11.11%) HP
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) EMC
4 1 (3.70%) ANSYS
4 1 (3.70%) Mentor Graphics