Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Autodesk AutoCAD
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1101 1132 1101
Rank change year-on-year +31 -31 +36
Permanent jobs citing AutoCAD 71 128 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.040% 0.063% 0.097%
As % of the Applications category 0.46% 0.67% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 57 93 146
UK median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% -2.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £21,700 £19,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £48,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,250 £30,750 £32,000
% change year-on-year +11.38% -3.91% -8.57%

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 15462 18983 22321
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.72% 9.38% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 12140 15477 17546
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% +1.37% +4.29%
10th Percentile £22,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +27 68 £34,000 +4.62% 23
UK excluding London +27 50 £34,250 +11.38% 23
London +21 19 £31,250 -13.19% 3
South East +51 17 £38,212 +31.76% 4
North of England +12 17 £35,000 +9.38% 4
Midlands +41 11 £32,500 -2.99% 6
North West -25 10 £35,750 +2.14% 3
East Midlands +25 6 £34,000 +21.43% 1
West Midlands +32 5 £31,500 -10.00% 5
Yorkshire +17 4 £37,000 +10.45% 1
North East +17 3 £34,000 +13.33%
East of England +22 2 £40,250 +23.85% 4
South West +17 2 £18,000 -42.86% 2
Wales - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 40 (56.34%) CAD
2 24 (33.80%) Degree
3 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
4 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Office
5 15 (21.13%) Windows
6 14 (19.72%) Manufacturing
6 14 (19.72%) Finite Element Analysis
7 13 (18.31%) Project Management
8 12 (16.90%) Driving Licence
9 11 (15.49%) HND
10 10 (14.08%) HNC
10 10 (14.08%) Document Management
10 10 (14.08%) Revit
11 9 (12.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 9 (12.68%) 3D Printing
11 9 (12.68%) Autodesk Inventor
11 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Excel
12 8 (11.27%) Telecoms
12 8 (11.27%) PTC Creo
12 8 (11.27%) Office 365
13 7 (9.86%) ANSYS
13 7 (9.86%) Windows Server
13 7 (9.86%) Finance
13 7 (9.86%) SOLIDWORKS
14 6 (8.45%) PLM
14 6 (8.45%) PDM
14 6 (8.45%) PTC
14 6 (8.45%) CAE
15 5 (7.04%) MS Exchange
15 5 (7.04%) Adobe

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 (7.04%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.82%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.41%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (14.08%) Revit
3 9 (12.68%) Autodesk Inventor
3 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (12.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (11.27%) PTC Creo
5 7 (9.86%) SOLIDWORKS
6 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (5.63%) MS Visio
7 3 (4.23%) Photoshop
8 2 (2.82%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 2 (2.82%) Solid Edge
8 2 (2.82%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (2.82%) Vectorworks
9 1 (1.41%) 3ds Max
9 1 (1.41%) Autodesk Smoke
9 1 (1.41%) Mathcad
9 1 (1.41%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.27%) Office 365
2 2 (2.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (2.82%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) Wireless
2 3 (4.23%) LAN
2 3 (4.23%) PBX
2 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.82%) DHCP
3 2 (2.82%) DNS
4 1 (1.41%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.41%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) GIS
1 2 (2.82%) QGIS
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) LabVIEW
General
1 14 (19.72%) Manufacturing
2 8 (11.27%) Telecoms
3 7 (9.86%) Finance
4 3 (4.23%) Legal
4 3 (4.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.82%) Electronics
5 2 (2.82%) Marketing
5 2 (2.82%) Retail
6 1 (1.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (23.94%) Design Engineer
2 9 (12.68%) CAD Technician
3 6 (8.45%) Administrator
3 6 (8.45%) Analyst
3 6 (8.45%) Assistant Systems Administrator
3 6 (8.45%) CAD Manager
3 6 (8.45%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 6 (8.45%) Mechanical Engineer
3 6 (8.45%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (7.04%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (7.04%) Support Analyst
4 5 (7.04%) Telecoms Technician
5 4 (5.63%) Consultant
5 4 (5.63%) IT Support
5 4 (5.63%) Project Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 3 (4.23%) Active Directory Support
6 3 (4.23%) CAD Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) IT Analyst
6 3 (4.23%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) DirectX
1 1 (1.41%) Google Maps API
1 1 (1.41%) OpenGL
1 1 (1.41%) Qt
1 1 (1.41%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (1.41%) Unity DI Container
1 1 (1.41%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Driving Licence
2 9 (12.68%) 3D Printing
3 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.82%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.82%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.82%) Robotics
5 2 (2.82%) Smart City
6 1 (1.41%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.41%) CCTV
6 1 (1.41%) FMCG
6 1 (1.41%) HoloLens
6 1 (1.41%) HTC Vive
6 1 (1.41%) Oculus Rift
6 1 (1.41%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.13%) Windows
2 7 (9.86%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.63%) Mac OS
3 4 (5.63%) Windows XP
4 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.23%) Windows Vista
5 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.82%) Linux
5 2 (2.82%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.82%) Mac OS X Server
6 1 (1.41%) Android
6 1 (1.41%) Unix
6 1 (1.41%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.41%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (56.34%) CAD
2 14 (19.72%) Finite Element Analysis
3 13 (18.31%) Project Management
4 10 (14.08%) Document Management
5 6 (8.45%) CAE
5 6 (8.45%) PDM
5 6 (8.45%) PLM
6 4 (5.63%) Data Analysis
6 4 (5.63%) Time Management
7 3 (4.23%) Analytics
7 3 (4.23%) Business Development
7 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.23%) Telesales
8 2 (2.82%) Business Analysis
8 2 (2.82%) CRM
8 2 (2.82%) Data Modelling
8 2 (2.82%) Facilities Management
8 2 (2.82%) ITIL
8 2 (2.82%) Logistics
8 2 (2.82%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.23%) C++
2 2 (2.82%) C
2 2 (2.82%) C#
2 2 (2.82%) Prolog
2 2 (2.82%) SQL
3 1 (1.41%) Lua
3 1 (1.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (33.80%) Degree
2 11 (15.49%) HND
3 10 (14.08%) HNC
4 2 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.82%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 1 (1.41%) BICSI Certification
5 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.41%) MCP
5 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) ISO 9000
2 2 (2.82%) PMO
2 2 (2.82%) QA
3 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.41%) ISO 9002
3 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.41%) Firmware
2 1 (1.41%) XenApp
Vendors
1 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.86%) ANSYS
3 6 (8.45%) PTC
4 5 (7.04%) Adobe
5 4 (5.63%) Autodesk
6 3 (4.23%) Apple
6 3 (4.23%) Google
6 3 (4.23%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.82%) Allen-Bradley
7 2 (2.82%) Meraki
7 2 (2.82%) Rackspace
7 2 (2.82%) SAP
7 2 (2.82%) Siemens
7 2 (2.82%) Synology
7 2 (2.82%) Xerox
8 1 (1.41%) Citrix
8 1 (1.41%) Ericsson
8 1 (1.41%) Huawei
8 1 (1.41%) Lotus
8 1 (1.41%) Nokia
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