Period
to 18 February 2018

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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Autodesk AutoCAD
UK
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1120 1090 1169
Rank change year-on-year -30 +79 -99
Permanent jobs citing AutoCAD 74 88 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.050% 0.066%
As % of the Applications category 0.50% 0.59% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 53 69 124
UK median annual salary £32,500 £31,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.84% -18.42% +11.76%
10th Percentile £22,600 £19,250 £22,575
90th Percentile £51,600 £54,200 £48,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -21.05% +8.57%

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 14,756 14,984 20,455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.47% 8.58% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11,702 12,232 16,479
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% - +5.71%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for AutoCAD in the UK

AutoCAD
Top 13 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 18 February 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
England -24 68 £32,500 +8.33% 116
UK excluding London -1 60 £32,500 +8.33% 110
South East +5 20 £30,000 - 17
Midlands +14 16 £38,000 -10.59% 34
North of England -4 12 £29,500 -1.67% 32
London +4 11 £30,000 -5.51% 14
West Midlands +16 9 £38,000 -10.59% 24
Yorkshire +12 8 £28,500 +3.64% 16
East of England -2 7 £22,500 +9.76% 13
East Midlands +26 5 £37,500 - 10
North West -17 4 £42,500 +41.67% 15
Wales - 3 £25,000 - 6
South West -3 2 £42,500 -8.11% 6

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, 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 29 (39.19%) Degree
2 23 (31.08%) CAD
3 21 (28.38%) Manufacturing
4 17 (22.97%) SOLIDWORKS
5 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Office
6 14 (18.92%) Windows
7 11 (14.86%) HND
7 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
7 11 (14.86%) Revit
8 10 (13.51%) SQL
9 9 (12.16%) HNC
9 9 (12.16%) Windows 7
10 8 (10.81%) Project Management
10 8 (10.81%) VMware
10 8 (10.81%) Adobe
11 7 (9.46%) Active Directory
11 7 (9.46%) Finance
12 6 (8.11%) CATIA
12 6 (8.11%) MS Exchange
12 6 (8.11%) MATLAB
12 6 (8.11%) Siemens
12 6 (8.11%) Windows 10
12 6 (8.11%) Windows Server
12 6 (8.11%) Robotics
12 6 (8.11%) Data Management
13 5 (6.76%) ENOVIA
13 5 (6.76%) Time Management
13 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
13 5 (6.76%) Rational DOORS
13 5 (6.76%) DHCP

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 6 (8.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.70%) ArcGIS
3 2 (2.70%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.70%) WinCC
4 1 (1.35%) ArcSDE
4 1 (1.35%) CMS
4 1 (1.35%) Site Server
Applications
1 17 (22.97%) SOLIDWORKS
2 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (14.86%) Revit
4 6 (8.11%) CATIA
5 4 (5.41%) 3ds Max
5 4 (5.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (5.41%) Autodesk Inventor
5 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (5.41%) PTC Creo
5 4 (5.41%) SketchUp
6 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (4.05%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 3 (4.05%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (2.70%) EPLAN
7 2 (2.70%) Photoshop
7 2 (2.70%) Simulink
8 1 (1.35%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (1.35%) MicroStation
8 1 (1.35%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) ENOVIA
2 2 (2.70%) Primavera
3 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) DHCP
1 5 (6.76%) DNS
1 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.05%) Internet
2 3 (4.05%) LAN
2 3 (4.05%) Profibus
2 3 (4.05%) VPN
2 3 (4.05%) WAN
2 3 (4.05%) Wireless
3 2 (2.70%) Firewall
3 2 (2.70%) VoIP
4 1 (1.35%) Intranet
4 1 (1.35%) Network Security
4 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) GIS
2 3 (4.05%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (4.05%) QGIS
2 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.70%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.35%) Power BI
4 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (5.41%) AccuRev
2 4 (5.41%) JIRA
2 4 (5.41%) LabVIEW
3 2 (2.70%) Subversion
3 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (28.38%) Manufacturing
2 7 (9.46%) Finance
3 4 (5.41%) Retail
4 3 (4.05%) Billing
4 3 (4.05%) Electronics
4 3 (4.05%) Military
5 2 (2.70%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.70%) Law
5 2 (2.70%) Legal
6 1 (1.35%) Marketing
6 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.35%) Publishing
6 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (14.86%) Design Engineer
2 10 (13.51%) Analyst
3 6 (8.11%) Designer
3 6 (8.11%) IT Support
4 5 (6.76%) CAD Designer
4 5 (6.76%) Mechanical Engineer
4 5 (6.76%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (5.41%) 3D Visualiser
5 4 (5.41%) CAD Manager
5 4 (5.41%) Consultant
5 4 (5.41%) Electrical Design Engineer
5 4 (5.41%) Electrical Engineer
5 4 (5.41%) Mechanical Design Engineer
5 4 (5.41%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) 3D Designer
6 3 (4.05%) CAD Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Control Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Draughtsman
6 3 (4.05%) Junior
6 3 (4.05%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.05%) Web Services
2 2 (2.70%) .NET
2 2 (2.70%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.70%) Ajax
2 2 (2.70%) CSS
2 2 (2.70%) CSS3
2 2 (2.70%) HTML
2 2 (2.70%) HTML5
2 2 (2.70%) jQuery
2 2 (2.70%) JSON
2 2 (2.70%) REST
2 2 (2.70%) SOAP
2 2 (2.70%) STL
2 2 (2.70%) XML
3 1 (1.35%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Robotics
2 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.70%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.70%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.35%) CAN bus
6 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.35%) FMCG
6 1 (1.35%) iPhone
6 1 (1.35%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.92%) Windows
2 9 (12.16%) Windows 7
3 6 (8.11%) Windows 10
3 6 (8.11%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.08%) CAD
2 8 (10.81%) Project Management
3 6 (8.11%) Data Management
4 5 (6.76%) Time Management
5 4 (5.41%) 3D Modelling
5 4 (5.41%) Document Management
5 4 (5.41%) Finite Element Analysis
6 3 (4.05%) Data Modelling
6 3 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.05%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.05%) ITIL
6 3 (4.05%) Mathematics
6 3 (4.05%) Migration
6 3 (4.05%) Open Source
7 2 (2.70%) CRM
7 2 (2.70%) ITSM
7 2 (2.70%) OO
7 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.70%) Programme Management
7 2 (2.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.51%) SQL
2 6 (8.11%) MATLAB
3 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.05%) VBA
4 2 (2.70%) C#
4 2 (2.70%) PHP
4 2 (2.70%) Prolog
4 2 (2.70%) Python
4 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.35%) C
5 1 (1.35%) C++
5 1 (1.35%) Fortran
5 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (39.19%) Degree
2 11 (14.86%) HND
3 9 (12.16%) HNC
4 3 (4.05%) Chartered Engineer
4 3 (4.05%) Master's Degree
4 3 (4.05%) MCP
5 2 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.70%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (2.70%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.35%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.35%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 7 (9.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.41%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.05%) XenApp
4 2 (2.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) SCCM
2 1 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.81%) Adobe
2 8 (10.81%) VMware
3 6 (8.11%) Siemens
4 4 (5.41%) Autodesk
4 4 (5.41%) Citrix
5 3 (4.05%) Allen-Bradley
5 3 (4.05%) Rockwell
5 3 (4.05%) Symantec
5 3 (4.05%) Xerox
6 2 (2.70%) Google
6 2 (2.70%) HP
6 2 (2.70%) Ivanti
6 2 (2.70%) Lotus
6 2 (2.70%) Mapinfo
6 2 (2.70%) Twitter
7 1 (1.35%) Avaya
7 1 (1.35%) Dell
7 1 (1.35%) McAfee
7 1 (1.35%) Sage