The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for AutoCAD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AutoCAD over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Autodesk AutoCAD
England / North West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 273 234 231
Rank change year-on-year -39 -3  
Permanent jobs citing AutoCAD 5 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.073% 0.071% 0.24%
As % of the Applications category 0.97% 0.80% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 7
Median salary £34,000 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.85% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,000 £43,100
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +11.47% -6.15%  

AutoCAD is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 515 503 726
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 7.54% 8.94% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 401 418 528
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +1.49% -1.47%  

AutoCAD
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing AutoCAD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for AutoCAD in the North West

AutoCAD
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AutoCAD in the North West.

Salary trend for AutoCAD in the North West

AutoCAD
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AutoCAD within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire +1 2 £37,500 +7.14%
Cheshire - 1 £34,000 -
AutoCAD
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing AutoCAD 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 North West region with a requirement for AutoCAD.

1 8 (66.67%) CAD
2 7 (58.33%) Manufacturing
2 7 (58.33%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) SOLIDWORKS
3 4 (33.33%) HNC
4 3 (25.00%) HND
4 3 (25.00%) Revit
4 3 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (25.00%) Autodesk Inventor
5 2 (16.67%) Smart City
5 2 (16.67%) Robotics
5 2 (16.67%) Telesales
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Allen-Bradley
5 2 (16.67%) 3D Printing
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (16.67%) Siemens
5 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (16.67%) SAP
5 2 (16.67%) Content Management
6 1 (8.33%) Document Management
6 1 (8.33%) Retail
6 1 (8.33%) FMCG

AutoCAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) SOLIDWORKS
2 3 (25.00%) Autodesk Inventor
2 3 (25.00%) Revit
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
General
1 7 (58.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) PLC Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Project Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Sales Executive
3 1 (8.33%) AutoCAD Draughtsman
3 1 (8.33%) AutoCAD Operator
3 1 (8.33%) CAD Draughtsman
3 1 (8.33%) CAD Operator
3 1 (8.33%) CAD Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Draughtsman
3 1 (8.33%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Mechanical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (16.67%) 3D Printing
2 2 (16.67%) Robotics
2 2 (16.67%) Smart City
3 1 (8.33%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) CAD
2 2 (16.67%) Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) Content Management
2 2 (16.67%) Telesales
3 1 (8.33%) Document Management
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) HNC
3 3 (25.00%) HND
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Allen-Bradley
1 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (16.67%) SAP
1 2 (16.67%) Siemens