Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Autodesk AutoCAD
UK
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1109 1132 1078
Rank change year-on-year +23 -54 +56
Permanent jobs citing AutoCAD 68 135 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.068% 0.097%
As % of the Applications category 0.44% 0.75% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 61 107 138
UK median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.54% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,500 £19,250 £24,925
90th Percentile £47,500 £44,250 £47,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,750 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +5.65% -4.62% -7.14%

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

Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 15391 18064 21731
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.76% 9.16% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 11955 14762 17180
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £22,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +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 20 August 2017.

Salary histogram for AutoCAD in the UK

AutoCAD
Top 14 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 20 August 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 +17 67 £33,000 +1.54% 12
UK excluding London +15 49 £32,750 +5.65% 13
South East +50 23 £32,500 +8.33% 2
London +32 19 £35,763 +2.18%
North of England -13 13 £37,000 +5.71% 5
Midlands +23 9 £32,500 -5.11% 2
North West -22 8 £37,500 +7.14% 4
East Midlands +26 5 £34,000 +1.49% 1
Yorkshire +24 4 £37,000 -1.99% 1
West Midlands +23 4 £30,750 -12.14% 1
South West +2 2 £18,000 -42.86% 1
North East +23 1 £33,000 +10.00%
East of England -9 1 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Wales - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (51.47%) CAD
2 27 (39.71%) Degree
3 25 (36.76%) Microsoft
4 22 (32.35%) Microsoft Office
5 16 (23.53%) Windows
5 16 (23.53%) Revit
6 13 (19.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 11 (16.18%) Finite Element Analysis
8 10 (14.71%) Manufacturing
8 10 (14.71%) Project Management
9 9 (13.24%) HND
9 9 (13.24%) Management Information System
9 9 (13.24%) Driving Licence
10 8 (11.76%) 3D Printing
10 8 (11.76%) Document Management
10 8 (11.76%) HNC
10 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
10 8 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (10.29%) Active Directory
11 7 (10.29%) Office 365
11 7 (10.29%) Windows 7
12 6 (8.82%) Windows Server
12 6 (8.82%) Autodesk Smoke
12 6 (8.82%) Autodesk Inventor
12 6 (8.82%) 3D Modelling
12 6 (8.82%) Retail
12 6 (8.82%) Finance
12 6 (8.82%) MS Exchange
13 5 (7.35%) CAE
13 5 (7.35%) Telecoms

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 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.47%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.47%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (32.35%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (23.53%) Revit
3 13 (19.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (8.82%) Autodesk Inventor
5 6 (8.82%) Autodesk Smoke
6 5 (7.35%) PTC Creo
6 5 (7.35%) SOLIDWORKS
7 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (4.41%) MS Visio
7 3 (4.41%) Photoshop
8 2 (2.94%) Solid Edge
8 2 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (1.47%) 3ds Max
9 1 (1.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (1.47%) Mathcad
9 1 (1.47%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 4 (5.88%) VoIP
2 3 (4.41%) LAN
2 3 (4.41%) PBX
3 2 (2.94%) Wireless
4 1 (1.47%) DHCP
4 1 (1.47%) DNS
4 1 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.47%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.47%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.47%) GIS
1 1 (1.47%) QGIS
General
1 10 (14.71%) Manufacturing
2 6 (8.82%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Retail
3 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.94%) Legal
6 1 (1.47%) Electronics
6 1 (1.47%) Games
6 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Design Engineer
2 8 (11.76%) 1st Line Support
3 7 (10.29%) CAD Technician
4 6 (8.82%) Trainee
5 5 (7.35%) Administrator
5 5 (7.35%) Assistant Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.35%) CAD Manager
5 5 (7.35%) Mechanical Design Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Mechanical Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.88%) Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) IT Support
6 4 (5.88%) Project Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.41%) CAD Design Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Sales Executive
7 3 (4.41%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) DirectX
1 1 (1.47%) Google Maps API
1 1 (1.47%) OpenGL
1 1 (1.47%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (1.47%) Unity DI Container
1 1 (1.47%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Driving Licence
1 9 (13.24%) Management Information System
2 8 (11.76%) 3D Printing
3 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.94%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.94%) Robotics
4 2 (2.94%) Smart City
5 1 (1.47%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.47%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.47%) CCTV
5 1 (1.47%) HoloLens
5 1 (1.47%) HTC Vive
5 1 (1.47%) Oculus Rift
5 1 (1.47%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.53%) Windows
2 7 (10.29%) Windows 7
3 6 (8.82%) Windows Server
4 5 (7.35%) Windows 10
5 4 (5.88%) Mac OS
5 4 (5.88%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.41%) Windows Vista
7 2 (2.94%) Android
8 1 (1.47%) Linux
8 1 (1.47%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (51.47%) CAD
2 11 (16.18%) Finite Element Analysis
3 10 (14.71%) Project Management
4 8 (11.76%) Document Management
5 6 (8.82%) 3D Modelling
6 5 (7.35%) CAE
6 5 (7.35%) PDM
6 5 (7.35%) PLM
7 3 (4.41%) Analytics
7 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.41%) Telesales
8 2 (2.94%) Business Development
8 2 (2.94%) Business Process Modelling
8 2 (2.94%) CRM
8 2 (2.94%) Data Governance
8 2 (2.94%) Data Modelling
8 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.94%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.94%) Test Automation
8 2 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.94%) Prolog
1 2 (2.94%) SQL
2 1 (1.47%) C#
2 1 (1.47%) C++
2 1 (1.47%) Lua
2 1 (1.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (39.71%) Degree
2 9 (13.24%) HND
3 8 (11.76%) HNC
4 2 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.94%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.47%) MCP
5 1 (1.47%) MCSA
5 1 (1.47%) MCSE
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) ISO 9000
1 2 (2.94%) PMO
1 2 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.47%) XenApp
Vendors
1 25 (36.76%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (7.35%) ANSYS
3 5 (7.35%) PTC
4 4 (5.88%) Adobe
5 2 (2.94%) Allen-Bradley
5 2 (2.94%) Apple
5 2 (2.94%) Autodesk
5 2 (2.94%) Avaya
5 2 (2.94%) McAfee
5 2 (2.94%) SAP
5 2 (2.94%) Siemens
5 2 (2.94%) Xerox
6 1 (1.47%) Capita
6 1 (1.47%) Cisco
6 1 (1.47%) Draytek
6 1 (1.47%) Google
6 1 (1.47%) Huawei
6 1 (1.47%) NEC
6 1 (1.47%) SonicWALL