Period
to 17 September 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 17 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Autodesk AutoCAD
UK
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 999 1100 1140
Rank change year-on-year +101 +40 +11
Permanent jobs citing AutoCAD 91 76 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.064% 0.046% 0.035%
As % of the Applications category 0.79% 0.52% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 79 57 56
UK median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.29% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £25,978 £25,950 £21,500
90th Percentile £55,500 £59,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,460 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +1.31% +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 11,543 14,579 15,136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.14% 8.74% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9,039 11,295 11,684
UK median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £22,250 £21,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -4.29% +2.94% +4.62%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +112 84 £35,500 +1.43% 173
London +121 48 £37,500 - 28
UK excluding London +37 38 £35,460 +1.31% 151
Midlands +49 16 £35,500 -2.74% 43
West Midlands +39 14 £42,750 +17.12% 21
South West +12 11 £35,460 -5.44% 28
South East +33 5 £22,500 -35.71% 36
East of England +69 3 £33,000 - 15
East Midlands +23 2 £32,500 - 22
Scotland - 2 £24,000 - 1
North West +17 1 £41,000 +36.67% 12
North of England +6 1 £41,000 +36.67% 23

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 44 (48.35%) CAD
2 28 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 26 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
4 20 (21.98%) Microsoft Office
4 20 (21.98%) GIS
5 17 (18.68%) Autodesk
6 16 (17.58%) Telecoms
7 15 (16.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 15 (16.48%) Degree
7 15 (16.48%) Virgin Media
7 15 (16.48%) Network Design
7 15 (16.48%) MS Visio
8 13 (14.29%) Broadband
8 13 (14.29%) Network Planning
8 13 (14.29%) BT
8 13 (14.29%) Smallworld
8 13 (14.29%) GPON
8 13 (14.29%) Fibre Optics
8 13 (14.29%) Openreach
9 12 (13.19%) Windows
10 11 (12.09%) HND
10 11 (12.09%) Active Directory
10 11 (12.09%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (12.09%) Validation
10 11 (12.09%) Google
11 10 (10.99%) Revit
11 10 (10.99%) Driving Licence
12 9 (9.89%) Mapinfo
12 9 (9.89%) Adobe
12 9 (9.89%) Project Delivery

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 13 (14.29%) Smallworld
2 6 (6.59%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.10%) IIS
3 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 26 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (21.98%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (16.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 15 (16.48%) MS Visio
4 10 (10.99%) Revit
5 5 (5.49%) MicroStation
5 5 (5.49%) Photoshop
6 3 (3.30%) InDesign
7 2 (2.20%) 3ds Max
7 2 (2.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (2.20%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (2.20%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (1.10%) ArchiCAD
8 1 (1.10%) Autodesk Inventor
8 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.79%) Office 365
2 4 (4.40%) Azure
3 3 (3.30%) Asana
3 3 (3.30%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.29%) Broadband
1 13 (14.29%) GPON
2 11 (12.09%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (5.49%) Firewall
3 5 (5.49%) Structured Cabling
4 3 (3.30%) Wireless
5 2 (2.20%) LAN
5 2 (2.20%) Skype
5 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.20%) WAN
6 1 (1.10%) DHCP
6 1 (1.10%) DNS
6 1 (1.10%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.10%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.10%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.98%) GIS
2 6 (6.59%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (6.59%) QGIS
3 5 (5.49%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.10%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.40%) JIRA
3 1 (1.10%) Gatling
3 1 (1.10%) JMeter
3 1 (1.10%) Selenium
3 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (17.58%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.49%) Retail
3 4 (4.40%) Aerospace
3 4 (4.40%) Local Government
3 4 (4.40%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.10%) Electronics
4 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (17.58%) CAD Technician
2 10 (10.99%) AutoCAD Technician
3 9 (9.89%) Analyst
4 6 (6.59%) Design Engineer
4 6 (6.59%) Developer
4 6 (6.59%) Hardware Engineer
4 6 (6.59%) Support Analyst
4 6 (6.59%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (5.49%) Fibre Planner
5 5 (5.49%) IT Analyst
5 5 (5.49%) IT Support
5 5 (5.49%) Junior
5 5 (5.49%) Network Planner
6 4 (4.40%) .NET Developer
6 4 (4.40%) Consultant
6 4 (4.40%) GIS Manager
6 4 (4.40%) GIS Specialist
6 4 (4.40%) GIS Technician
6 4 (4.40%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (4.40%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.79%) KML
2 6 (6.59%) .NET
2 6 (6.59%) CSS
2 6 (6.59%) HTML
3 5 (5.49%) PostGIS
4 4 (4.40%) jQuery
5 3 (3.30%) Spring
6 1 (1.10%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.29%) Fibre Optics
2 10 (10.99%) Driving Licence
3 8 (8.79%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.30%) CCTV
5 3 (3.30%) Renewable Energy
6 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.20%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.20%) Digital TV
6 2 (2.20%) e-Learning
6 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.20%) iPhone
6 2 (2.20%) User Experience
7 1 (1.10%) Digital Signage
7 1 (1.10%) Home Automation
7 1 (1.10%) IPTV
7 1 (1.10%) Lidar
7 1 (1.10%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.19%) Windows
2 6 (6.59%) Windows 7
2 6 (6.59%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.40%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.10%) Linux
5 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (48.35%) CAD
2 15 (16.48%) Network Design
3 13 (14.29%) Network Planning
4 11 (12.09%) Validation
5 9 (9.89%) Project Delivery
6 8 (8.79%) Customer Requirements
7 7 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 6 (6.59%) Project Management
9 5 (5.49%) Computer Science
9 5 (5.49%) Spatial Analysis
10 4 (4.40%) CAFM
10 4 (4.40%) Data Management
10 4 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (4.40%) Document Management
10 4 (4.40%) Open Source
11 3 (3.30%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (3.30%) Configuration Management
11 3 (3.30%) Information Management
11 3 (3.30%) Logistics
11 3 (3.30%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.79%) C#
1 8 (8.79%) SQL
2 6 (6.59%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.40%) C
3 4 (4.40%) VB.NET
4 3 (3.30%) Python
5 2 (2.20%) C++
5 2 (2.20%) Java
6 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (16.48%) Degree
2 11 (12.09%) HND
3 8 (8.79%) HNC
4 5 (5.49%) DV Cleared
4 5 (5.49%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.20%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (2.20%) RIBA
6 1 (1.10%) APMP
6 1 (1.10%) BICSI Certification
6 1 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.10%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) QA
2 3 (3.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (12.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.68%) Autodesk
3 15 (16.48%) Virgin Media
4 13 (14.29%) BT
4 13 (14.29%) Openreach
5 11 (12.09%) Google
6 9 (9.89%) Adobe
6 9 (9.89%) Mapinfo
7 5 (5.49%) ESRI
8 3 (3.30%) VMware
9 2 (2.20%) Acronis
9 2 (2.20%) Cisco
9 2 (2.20%) Dell
9 2 (2.20%) EMC
9 2 (2.20%) Juniper
9 2 (2.20%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.20%) Xerox
10 1 (1.10%) Meraki
10 1 (1.10%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.10%) Splunk