Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Autodesk AutoCAD
UK
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1114 1095 1103
Rank change year-on-year -19 +8 -3
Permanent jobs citing AutoCAD 78 118 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.064% 0.086%
As % of the Applications category 0.50% 0.74% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 64 100 145
UK median annual salary £32,500 £31,250 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -17.76% +8.57%
10th Percentile £22,000 £19,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £47,425 £51,275 £51,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -21.05% -

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 15477 15943 21285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.61% 8.62% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 12082 13052 17157
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,750 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year +1.54% -2.99% +3.08%

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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017. 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 -3 76 £32,500 +4.84% 6
UK excluding London -28 59 £32,500 +8.33% 6
South East +32 30 £26,500 -13.11% 1
London -3 17 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Midlands +21 14 £37,500 +7.14% 3
North of England -12 9 £29,000 -3.33%
West Midlands +12 8 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Yorkshire -1 6 £28,500 +3.64%
East Midlands - 5 £42,500 - 2
East of England -10 4 £34,000 +65.85% 1
North West -11 3 £32,500 +4.00%
South West -2 2 £42,500 +13.33%

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT jobs citing AutoCAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for AutoCAD.

1 35 (44.87%) Degree
2 33 (42.31%) CAD
3 25 (32.05%) Microsoft
4 22 (28.21%) Microsoft Office
5 18 (23.08%) Windows
6 17 (21.79%) Manufacturing
6 17 (21.79%) Revit
7 12 (15.38%) SOLIDWORKS
8 10 (12.82%) Project Management
8 10 (12.82%) Finite Element Analysis
8 10 (12.82%) 3D Modelling
8 10 (12.82%) Windows 7
8 10 (12.82%) Windows Server
9 9 (11.54%) Windows 10
9 9 (11.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 9 (11.54%) HND
9 9 (11.54%) Management Information System
10 8 (10.26%) PTC Creo
11 7 (8.97%) Retail
11 7 (8.97%) Document Management
11 7 (8.97%) VMware
11 7 (8.97%) Autodesk Inventor
12 6 (7.69%) Autodesk Smoke
12 6 (7.69%) HNC
12 6 (7.69%) SQL
12 6 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (7.69%) CAE
12 6 (7.69%) Active Directory
12 6 (7.69%) Office 365
12 6 (7.69%) 3D Printing

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 5 (6.41%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.56%) ArcGIS
4 2 (2.56%) WinCC
5 1 (1.28%) ArcSDE
5 1 (1.28%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 22 (28.21%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (21.79%) Revit
3 12 (15.38%) SOLIDWORKS
4 9 (11.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (10.26%) PTC Creo
6 7 (8.97%) Autodesk Inventor
7 6 (7.69%) Autodesk Smoke
8 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Excel
9 4 (5.13%) CATIA
9 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Project
10 3 (3.85%) MS Visio
10 3 (3.85%) Pro/ENGINEER
11 2 (2.56%) EPLAN
12 1 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (1.28%) MicroStation
12 1 (1.28%) ProjectWise
12 1 (1.28%) Siemens NX
12 1 (1.28%) Simulink
12 1 (1.28%) Solid Edge
12 1 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) ENOVIA
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.28%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) DHCP
1 4 (5.13%) DNS
1 4 (5.13%) TCP/IP
1 4 (5.13%) VoIP
2 3 (3.85%) VPN
2 3 (3.85%) Wireless
3 2 (2.56%) Profibus
4 1 (1.28%) Firewall
4 1 (1.28%) Intranet
4 1 (1.28%) LAN
4 1 (1.28%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (2.56%) Geospatial Data
2 2 (2.56%) GIS
2 2 (2.56%) QGIS
3 1 (1.28%) Power BI
3 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) AccuRev
1 3 (3.85%) JIRA
1 3 (3.85%) LabVIEW
1 3 (3.85%) Rational DOORS
General
1 17 (21.79%) Manufacturing
2 7 (8.97%) Retail
3 4 (5.13%) Finance
4 3 (3.85%) Billing
4 3 (3.85%) Electronics
5 2 (2.56%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.28%) Games
6 1 (1.28%) Law
6 1 (1.28%) Legal
6 1 (1.28%) Marketing
6 1 (1.28%) Military
6 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.28%) Publishing
6 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (20.51%) Design Engineer
2 9 (11.54%) Analyst
2 9 (11.54%) IT Support
3 7 (8.97%) CAD Manager
4 6 (7.69%) Administrator
4 6 (7.69%) Mechanical Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) Trainee
5 5 (6.41%) Assistant Systems Administrator
5 5 (6.41%) IT Analyst
5 5 (6.41%) Mechanical Design Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.13%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (5.13%) CAD Technician
6 4 (5.13%) Electrical Design Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Electrical Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Service Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) STL
2 1 (1.28%) DirectX
2 1 (1.28%) OpenGL
2 1 (1.28%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (1.28%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (1.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.69%) 3D Printing
3 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.41%) Robotics
4 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.56%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.28%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.28%) FMCG
6 1 (1.28%) HoloLens
6 1 (1.28%) HTC Vive
6 1 (1.28%) Oculus Rift
6 1 (1.28%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.08%) Windows
2 10 (12.82%) Windows 7
2 10 (12.82%) Windows Server
3 9 (11.54%) Windows 10
4 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.28%) Android
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.31%) CAD
2 10 (12.82%) 3D Modelling
2 10 (12.82%) Finite Element Analysis
2 10 (12.82%) Project Management
3 7 (8.97%) Document Management
4 6 (7.69%) CAE
5 5 (6.41%) Data Management
5 5 (6.41%) PDM
5 5 (6.41%) PLM
6 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.85%) ITIL
7 3 (3.85%) ITSM
7 3 (3.85%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.85%) Migration
7 3 (3.85%) Open Source
7 3 (3.85%) Programme Management
7 3 (3.85%) Service Management
8 2 (2.56%) Data Analytics
8 2 (2.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.69%) SQL
2 4 (5.13%) MATLAB
3 3 (3.85%) Python
4 2 (2.56%) VBA
5 1 (1.28%) C#
5 1 (1.28%) C++
5 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.28%) Lua
5 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.28%) Prolog
5 1 (1.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (44.87%) Degree
2 9 (11.54%) HND
3 6 (7.69%) HNC
4 3 (3.85%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (2.56%) Master's Degree
5 2 (2.56%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.28%) MCP
6 1 (1.28%) MCSA
6 1 (1.28%) MCSE
6 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.28%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (2.56%) PMO
2 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.28%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 6 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.56%) XenApp
3 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 25 (32.05%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.97%) VMware
3 6 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (6.41%) ANSYS
4 5 (6.41%) Autodesk
4 5 (6.41%) PTC
4 5 (6.41%) Siemens
5 3 (3.85%) Avaya
5 3 (3.85%) Citrix
5 3 (3.85%) McAfee
5 3 (3.85%) Symantec
6 2 (2.56%) Adobe
6 2 (2.56%) Allen-Bradley
6 2 (2.56%) Google
6 2 (2.56%) Rockwell
6 2 (2.56%) Twitter
7 1 (1.28%) AVG
7 1 (1.28%) Capita
7 1 (1.28%) Kaseya
7 1 (1.28%) Xerox