Period
to 22 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for AutoCAD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AutoCAD over the 6 months to 22 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Autodesk AutoCAD
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 938 1078 1128
Rank change year-on-year +140 +50 +9
Permanent jobs citing AutoCAD 117 109 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.087% 0.067% 0.044%
As % of the Applications category 1.08% 0.77% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 106 83 66
UK median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +38.46% +3.17%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £75,000 £47,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.69% +8.33%

AutoCAD is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 10,815 14,247 15,732
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.00% 8.75% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8,563 10,941 12,256
UK median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £22,150 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,500 £35,000 £33,119
% change year-on-year -1.43% +5.68% +1.90%

AutoCAD
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing AutoCAD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for AutoCAD in the UK

AutoCAD
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for AutoCAD in the UK

AutoCAD
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AutoCAD over the 6 months to 22 November 2019.

Salary histogram for AutoCAD in the UK

AutoCAD
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AutoCAD within the UK over the 6 months to 22 November 2019. 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
England +103 110 £37,500 -6.25% 195
London +119 76 £37,500 -21.05% 20
UK excluding London +55 34 £38,500 +10.00% 190
South East +22 11 £50,000 +42.86% 28
South West +28 10 £36,980 -1.39% 39
Midlands +48 9 £35,500 +1.43% 45
West Midlands +23 8 £42,750 +22.14% 18
East of England +55 2 £40,000 - 24
North West +38 2 £37,375 +24.58% 21
North of England +31 2 £37,375 +24.58% 39
East Midlands +28 1 £32,500 - 27

For the 6 months to 22 November 2019, IT jobs citing AutoCAD 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 with a requirement for AutoCAD.

1 54 (46.15%) CAD
2 43 (36.75%) Microsoft
3 35 (29.91%) Microsoft Excel
4 31 (26.50%) Telecoms
5 30 (25.64%) Microsoft Office
5 30 (25.64%) Degree
6 29 (24.79%) Autodesk
7 24 (20.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 23 (19.66%) MS Visio
9 21 (17.95%) GIS
10 19 (16.24%) Network Design
10 19 (16.24%) Adobe
10 19 (16.24%) Office 365
10 19 (16.24%) Virgin Media
11 18 (15.38%) Active Directory
11 18 (15.38%) Windows
12 17 (14.53%) Broadband
12 17 (14.53%) Network Planning
12 17 (14.53%) Smallworld
12 17 (14.53%) BT
12 17 (14.53%) Openreach
12 17 (14.53%) Google
12 17 (14.53%) GPON
12 17 (14.53%) Fibre Optics
13 14 (11.97%) Apple iOS
13 14 (11.97%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (11.97%) KML
13 14 (11.97%) Windows 10
13 14 (11.97%) VMware
13 14 (11.97%) HP

AutoCAD
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 17 (14.53%) Smallworld
2 3 (2.56%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 35 (29.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 30 (25.64%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (20.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 23 (19.66%) MS Visio
5 11 (9.40%) Revit
6 5 (4.27%) Photoshop
7 3 (2.56%) 3ds Max
7 3 (2.56%) InDesign
7 3 (2.56%) MicroStation
8 2 (1.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (1.71%) SketchUp
8 2 (1.71%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.85%) Autodesk Inventor
9 1 (0.85%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.24%) Office 365
2 12 (10.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 3 (2.56%) Asana
3 3 (2.56%) G Suite
4 2 (1.71%) Azure
4 2 (1.71%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.53%) Broadband
1 17 (14.53%) GPON
2 12 (10.26%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (6.84%) Structured Cabling
4 5 (4.27%) Unified Communications
5 4 (3.42%) Firewall
5 4 (3.42%) Wireless
6 3 (2.56%) LAN
6 3 (2.56%) WAN
7 2 (1.71%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.85%) DHCP
8 1 (0.85%) DNS
8 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.85%) Network Security
8 1 (0.85%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.85%) VoIP
8 1 (0.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.95%) GIS
2 7 (5.98%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.42%) QGIS
4 2 (1.71%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 6 (5.13%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.42%) JIRA
3 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (26.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.27%) Electronics
2 5 (4.27%) Legal
3 4 (3.42%) Public Sector
4 3 (2.56%) Retail
5 2 (1.71%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.71%) Local Government
6 1 (0.85%) Advertising
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (16.24%) CAD Technician
2 14 (11.97%) IT Support
3 13 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 12 (10.26%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 12 (10.26%) AutoCAD Technician
4 12 (10.26%) Consultant
5 11 (9.40%) Support Technician
6 10 (8.55%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
6 10 (8.55%) 3rd Line Support Technician
6 10 (8.55%) IT Support Technician
6 10 (8.55%) IT Technician
7 8 (6.84%) Broadband Technician
7 8 (6.84%) CAD Manager
7 8 (6.84%) Developer
7 8 (6.84%) Fibre Technician
7 8 (6.84%) GIS Technician
8 7 (5.98%) IT Consultant
9 6 (5.13%) .NET Developer
9 6 (5.13%) GIS Manager
10 5 (4.27%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.97%) KML
2 8 (6.84%) CSS
2 8 (6.84%) HTML
3 7 (5.98%) .NET
3 7 (5.98%) jQuery
4 4 (3.42%) PostGIS
5 3 (2.56%) Spring
6 1 (0.85%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.85%) CSS3
6 1 (0.85%) HTML5
6 1 (0.85%) JBoss Seam
6 1 (0.85%) JSON
6 1 (0.85%) V-Ray
6 1 (0.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.53%) Fibre Optics
2 13 (11.11%) Graphic Design
3 12 (10.26%) Management Information System
3 12 (10.26%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.56%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.56%) Renewable Energy
5 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.71%) CCTV
5 2 (1.71%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.71%) Digital Signage
5 2 (1.71%) Digital TV
5 2 (1.71%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.71%) Home Automation
5 2 (1.71%) iPhone
5 2 (1.71%) IPTV
6 1 (0.85%) SCADA
6 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.38%) Windows
2 14 (11.97%) Apple iOS
2 14 (11.97%) Windows 10
3 3 (2.56%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.71%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (46.15%) CAD
2 19 (16.24%) Network Design
3 17 (14.53%) Network Planning
4 13 (11.11%) Project Delivery
5 11 (9.40%) Project Management
5 11 (9.40%) Validation
6 8 (6.84%) Open Source
7 7 (5.98%) IT Strategy
8 6 (5.13%) Data Management
8 6 (5.13%) Decision-Making
8 6 (5.13%) Document Management
9 5 (4.27%) Commercial Awareness
10 4 (3.42%) CAFM
10 4 (3.42%) Computer Science
10 4 (3.42%) Software Engineering
10 4 (3.42%) Spatial Analysis
11 3 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (2.56%) Change Management
11 3 (2.56%) Information Management
11 3 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.84%) JavaScript
1 8 (6.84%) SQL
2 7 (5.98%) C#
3 5 (4.27%) VB.NET
4 4 (3.42%) C
5 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (25.64%) Degree
2 7 (5.98%) RIBA
3 5 (4.27%) BICSI Certification
3 5 (4.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.27%) DV Cleared
3 5 (4.27%) HNC
3 5 (4.27%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.56%) HND
5 2 (1.71%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.13%) QA
2 3 (2.56%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.85%) GDPR
3 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 14 (11.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (36.75%) Microsoft
2 29 (24.79%) Autodesk
3 19 (16.24%) Adobe
3 19 (16.24%) Virgin Media
4 17 (14.53%) BT
4 17 (14.53%) Google
4 17 (14.53%) Openreach
5 14 (11.97%) HP
5 14 (11.97%) Mapinfo
5 14 (11.97%) VMware
6 13 (11.11%) Mitel
7 12 (10.26%) Canon
7 12 (10.26%) iManage
8 4 (3.42%) Dell
8 4 (3.42%) ESRI
9 3 (2.56%) Meraki
9 3 (2.56%) Vectorworks
10 2 (1.71%) Acronis
10 2 (1.71%) MikroTik
10 2 (1.71%) Xerox