Period
to 15 January 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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Autodesk AutoCAD
UK
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 997 1106 1101
Rank change year-on-year +109 -5 +38
Permanent jobs citing AutoCAD 113 68 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.075% 0.039% 0.055%
As % of the Applications category 0.87% 0.46% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 90 54 83
UK median annual salary £47,500 £27,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +72.73% -12.70% -17.11%
10th Percentile £25,750 £21,500 £19,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £43,750 £53,200
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £27,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year +45.45% -11.29% -18.42%

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 12,986 14,728 14,998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.59% 8.55% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9,722 11,576 12,290
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -1.52%

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 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for AutoCAD in the UK

AutoCAD
Top 12 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 15 January 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 +94 98 £45,000 +62.16% 229
London +88 59 £62,500 +108.33% 27
UK excluding London +41 48 £40,000 +45.45% 218
South East +27 17 £45,000 +95.65% 37
North of England +40 11 £40,000 +40.35% 57
Midlands +32 9 £28,306 -26.48% 50
Scotland - 9 £55,000 - 6
North West +36 7 £30,000 - 25
West Midlands +33 5 £21,750 -42.76% 28
Yorkshire +29 4 £40,000 +40.35% 22
East Midlands +9 4 £37,056 -12.81% 22
South West -1 2 £37,500 -11.76% 36

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 55 (48.67%) Microsoft Office
2 45 (39.82%) Microsoft
3 41 (36.28%) Windows
4 33 (29.20%) SQL
5 32 (28.32%) Problem-Solving
6 30 (26.55%) C#
7 27 (23.89%) CAD
7 27 (23.89%) Degree
8 26 (23.01%) Coaching
9 24 (21.24%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (19.47%) Test Automation
10 22 (19.47%) Self-Motivation
11 21 (18.58%) Multithreading
11 21 (18.58%) OOXML
12 19 (16.81%) JavaScript
13 18 (15.93%) HTML
13 18 (15.93%) Active Directory
14 17 (15.04%) .NET
15 16 (14.16%) CSS
16 15 (13.27%) jQuery
17 14 (12.39%) Revit
18 13 (11.50%) ASP.NET
18 13 (11.50%) Windows 10
18 13 (11.50%) Office 365
19 12 (10.62%) Entity Framework
19 12 (10.62%) AngularJS
19 12 (10.62%) Kendo UI
19 12 (10.62%) ASP.NET Web API
19 12 (10.62%) WCF
19 12 (10.62%) .NET Framework

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 7 (6.19%) ArcGIS
2 5 (4.42%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.65%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.88%) Smallworld
Applications
1 55 (48.67%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (12.39%) Revit
3 12 (10.62%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (4.42%) SOLIDWORKS
5 4 (3.54%) Mathcad
6 3 (2.65%) 3ds Max
6 3 (2.65%) Maya
6 3 (2.65%) SketchUp
7 2 (1.77%) MicroStation
8 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.88%) ArchiCAD
8 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.50%) Office 365
2 9 (7.96%) SaaS
3 2 (1.77%) Google Drive
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.08%) Firewall
2 6 (5.31%) Structured Cabling
2 6 (5.31%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.42%) IP Telephony
3 5 (4.42%) Unified Communications
3 5 (4.42%) VPN
4 3 (2.65%) DNS
4 3 (2.65%) Internet
5 2 (1.77%) DHCP
5 2 (1.77%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.77%) SAN
5 2 (1.77%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.88%) Broadband
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.88%) GPON
6 1 (0.88%) LAN
6 1 (0.88%) VoIP
6 1 (0.88%) WAN
6 1 (0.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.73%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.85%) GIS
3 5 (4.42%) MS Access
4 3 (2.65%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.77%) Geospatial Data
5 2 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.77%) QGIS
5 2 (1.77%) Spatial Data
6 1 (0.88%) EDMS
6 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.65%) JIRA
3 1 (0.88%) Gatling
3 1 (0.88%) JMeter
3 1 (0.88%) Selenium
General
1 12 (10.62%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.85%) Electronics
3 5 (4.42%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.42%) Marketing
4 3 (2.65%) Games
5 1 (0.88%) Automotive
5 1 (0.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (22.12%) Developer
2 21 (18.58%) Lead Developer
3 16 (14.16%) Consultant
4 15 (13.27%) .NET Developer
5 14 (12.39%) SQL Developer
6 12 (10.62%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (10.62%) C# Developer
6 12 (10.62%) Lead .NET Developer
6 12 (10.62%) Lead C# Developer
7 11 (9.73%) Angular Developer
8 10 (8.85%) Project Manager
9 9 (7.96%) CAD Technician
10 8 (7.08%) .NET Web Developer
10 8 (7.08%) Analyst
10 8 (7.08%) C# Web Developer
10 8 (7.08%) Lead Web Developer
10 8 (7.08%) Web Developer
11 7 (6.19%) CAD Designer
11 7 (6.19%) Designer
11 7 (6.19%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.58%) OOXML
2 18 (15.93%) HTML
3 17 (15.04%) .NET
4 16 (14.16%) CSS
5 15 (13.27%) jQuery
6 13 (11.50%) ASP.NET
7 12 (10.62%) .NET Framework
7 12 (10.62%) AngularJS
7 12 (10.62%) ASP.NET Core
7 12 (10.62%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (10.62%) Entity Framework
7 12 (10.62%) Kendo UI
7 12 (10.62%) WCF
8 3 (2.65%) LAMP
8 3 (2.65%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 3 (2.65%) Unreal Engine
9 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.47%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (10.62%) Management Information System
3 10 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.19%) Blog
5 6 (5.31%) Data Centre
6 5 (4.42%) Renewable Energy
6 5 (4.42%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (3.54%) Life Science
7 4 (3.54%) Optoelectronics
8 3 (2.65%) Digital Signage
8 3 (2.65%) Home Automation
8 3 (2.65%) IPTV
8 3 (2.65%) User Experience
9 2 (1.77%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.77%) Robotics
9 2 (1.77%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.88%) iPhone
10 1 (0.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 41 (36.28%) Windows
2 13 (11.50%) Windows 10
3 11 (9.73%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.54%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.65%) Linux
6 3 (2.65%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.65%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.77%) Android
8 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.32%) Problem-Solving
2 27 (23.89%) CAD
3 26 (23.01%) Coaching
4 24 (21.24%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (19.47%) Test Automation
6 21 (18.58%) Multithreading
7 11 (9.73%) ITIL
7 11 (9.73%) Project Management
7 11 (9.73%) Web Development
8 10 (8.85%) IT Strategy
9 9 (7.96%) Data Management
10 7 (6.19%) Facilities Management
11 6 (5.31%) Knowledge Management
11 6 (5.31%) Mentoring
11 6 (5.31%) Process Improvement
12 5 (4.42%) Business Development
12 5 (4.42%) Cartography
12 5 (4.42%) Incident Management
12 5 (4.42%) Line Management
12 5 (4.42%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 33 (29.20%) SQL
2 30 (26.55%) C#
3 19 (16.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.54%) C
5 3 (2.65%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.77%) VB
7 1 (0.88%) C++
7 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (23.89%) Degree
2 5 (4.42%) BICSI Certification
2 5 (4.42%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.54%) MCSA
3 4 (3.54%) PhD
4 3 (2.65%) MCITP
4 3 (2.65%) MCSE
4 3 (2.65%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.65%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.77%) HNC
6 1 (0.88%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.88%) HND
6 1 (0.88%) MRICS
6 1 (0.88%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.85%) QA
2 5 (4.42%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.65%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (15.93%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.31%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.65%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (2.65%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (7.08%) SCCM
2 4 (3.54%) Clonezilla
3 3 (2.65%) Ansible
3 3 (2.65%) vCenter Server
3 3 (2.65%) vRealize
Vendors
1 45 (39.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.96%) Autodesk
3 8 (7.08%) ESRI
4 7 (6.19%) Avaya
5 6 (5.31%) Mitel
5 6 (5.31%) VMware
6 5 (4.42%) Google
6 5 (4.42%) Polycom
7 4 (3.54%) Acronis
7 4 (3.54%) Cisco
7 4 (3.54%) SolarWinds
7 4 (3.54%) Spiceworks
8 3 (2.65%) Adobe
9 2 (1.77%) McAfee
10 1 (0.88%) Apple
10 1 (0.88%) BT
10 1 (0.88%) Mapinfo
10 1 (0.88%) NEC
10 1 (0.88%) Oracle
10 1 (0.88%) Vectorworks