Period
to 20 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
20 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 609 730 815
Rank change year-on-year +121 +85 +86
Permanent jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 46 16 54
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.098% 0.026% 0.064%
As % of the Applications category 1.41% 0.34% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 42
10th Percentile £24,950 £31,200 £25,383
25th Percentile £27,313 £35,000 £25,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £30,000 £42,500 £37,750
Median % change year-on-year -29.41% +12.58% -11.18%
75th Percentile £40,519 £46,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £57,000 £49,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £30,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -29.41% +13.33% -6.25%

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 the UK excluding London with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 3,268 4,685 7,333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 6.96% 7.63% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2,374 3,618 5,211
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £21,250
25th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £39,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.59% +3.57% +6.06%
75th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £48,750
90th Percentile £59,850 £61,250 £58,750
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

SOLIDWORKS
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing SOLIDWORKS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for SOLIDWORKS in the UK excluding London

SOLIDWORKS
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SOLIDWORKS in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for SOLIDWORKS in the UK excluding London

SOLIDWORKS
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing SOLIDWORKS in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 20 April 2021.

Salary histogram for SOLIDWORKS in the UK excluding London

SOLIDWORKS
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOLIDWORKS within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 20 April 2021. 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 +59 28 £39,250 +15.44% 14
Yorkshire +30 26 £39,250 +15.44% 4
South East +65 6 £30,000 -29.41% 7
Midlands +27 6 £40,250 - 12
East Midlands +18 6 £40,250 - 5
South West +17 4 £36,525 -39.13% 8
North West - 2 - - 10
Wales - 1 - - 2
East of England - 1 £32,500 - 6
SOLIDWORKS
UK

For the 6 months to 20 April 2021, 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for SOLIDWORKS.

1 26 (56.52%) Manufacturing
1 26 (56.52%) Finite Element Analysis
2 23 (50.00%) ANSYS
2 23 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 22 (47.83%) ASTM
3 22 (47.83%) Wireless
3 22 (47.83%) PhD
3 22 (47.83%) Stress Analysis
4 16 (34.78%) CAD
5 6 (13.04%) Adobe
5 6 (13.04%) HTML
5 6 (13.04%) .NET
5 6 (13.04%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (13.04%) Validation
6 5 (10.87%) Aerospace
6 5 (10.87%) Degree
7 4 (8.70%) Graphic Design
7 4 (8.70%) PTC
7 4 (8.70%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 4 (8.70%) Mathematics
7 4 (8.70%) Document Management
7 4 (8.70%) 3D Programming
7 4 (8.70%) Linear Algebra
7 4 (8.70%) PTC Creo
7 4 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (8.70%) FrameMaker
7 4 (8.70%) Autodesk
7 4 (8.70%) Publishing
7 4 (8.70%) Military
7 4 (8.70%) VB.NET

SOLIDWORKS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (8.70%) Acrobat
2 4 (8.70%) FrameMaker
2 4 (8.70%) Photoshop
2 4 (8.70%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 4 (8.70%) PTC Creo
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (4.35%) 3ds Max
4 2 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (4.35%) AutoCAD
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (4.35%) Solid Edge
5 1 (2.17%) Autodesk Inventor
5 1 (2.17%) EPLAN
5 1 (2.17%) Mathcad
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (2.17%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Azure
1 1 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft 365
1 1 (2.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 22 (47.83%) Wireless
2 2 (4.35%) RS-232
2 2 (4.35%) RS-485
3 1 (2.17%) Firewall
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.17%) VoIP
3 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) MySQL
General
1 26 (56.52%) Manufacturing
2 23 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.87%) Aerospace
4 4 (8.70%) Military
4 4 (8.70%) Publishing
5 2 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 23 (50.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 23 (50.00%) Mechanical Engineer
2 22 (47.83%) Radio Design Engineer
2 22 (47.83%) Radio Engineer
2 22 (47.83%) Telecoms Engineer
3 21 (45.65%) PCB Design Engineer
3 21 (45.65%) PCB Engineer
3 21 (45.65%) Stress Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Author
4 4 (8.70%) Technical Author
5 3 (6.52%) CAD Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Engineering Manager
5 3 (6.52%) IT Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Junior
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Illustrator
7 1 (2.17%) Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Developer
7 1 (2.17%) RF Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) .NET
1 6 (13.04%) HTML
2 4 (8.70%) XML
3 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.35%) CSS
3 2 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (4.35%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 22 (47.83%) ASTM
2 4 (8.70%) Graphic Design
2 4 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.35%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (4.35%) Analogue Electronics
4 1 (2.17%) Optoelectronics
4 1 (2.17%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
1 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
1 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Finite Element Analysis
2 22 (47.83%) Stress Analysis
3 16 (34.78%) CAD
4 6 (13.04%) Validation
5 4 (8.70%) 3D Programming
5 4 (8.70%) Document Management
5 4 (8.70%) Linear Algebra
5 4 (8.70%) Mathematics
6 3 (6.52%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (6.52%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
6 3 (6.52%) PDM
6 3 (6.52%) QMS
7 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.35%) Project Management
8 1 (2.17%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (2.17%) IT Asset Management
8 1 (2.17%) IT Strategy
8 1 (2.17%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (2.17%) Trunk-Based Development
8 1 (2.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) C#
1 4 (8.70%) VB.NET
2 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.35%) VB
3 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (47.83%) PhD
2 5 (10.87%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) HNC
4 1 (2.17%) HND
4 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) ANSYS
2 6 (13.04%) Adobe
3 4 (8.70%) Autodesk
3 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.70%) PTC
4 2 (4.35%) Atmel
4 2 (4.35%) EMC
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) Apple
5 1 (2.17%) Veeam
5 1 (2.17%) WooCommerce