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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Autodesk AutoCAD
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 811 879 870
Rank change year-on-year +68 -9  
Permanent jobs citing AutoCAD 41 71 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.048% 0.068% 0.078%
As % of the Applications category 0.37% 0.48% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 29 48 59
Median salary £32,500 £34,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.79% -1.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £22,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £45,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,750 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year +9.16% -4.76%  

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 11149 14803 16371
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 13.05% 14.18% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9211 12076 13198
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

AutoCAD
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing AutoCAD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for AutoCAD in the UK

AutoCAD
Top 30 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +41 38 £32,750 -5.07% 10
London +50 10 £30,000 -23.07%
South East +49 9 £32,250 -5.14% 1
North West -6 7 £30,000 - 2
Manchester -23 5 £30,000 +26.31% 2
City of London +42 4 £28,250 -21.52%
Surrey +36 4 £35,000 +62.79%
North East +10 4 £34,000 +13.33% 1
East Midlands +4 4 £33,250 +47.77% 1
Derbyshire +10 3 £34,000 +51.11%
Northumberland - 3 £33,000 -
Hampshire +25 2 £28,750 - 1
Oxfordshire +5 2 £34,500 +1.47%
West Midlands - 2 £32,500 - 1
Coventry - 2 £32,500 -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Derby - 2 - -
Yorkshire +32 1 £34,000 +13.33%
Leeds +22 1 £34,000 +23.63%
West Yorkshire +19 1 £34,000 +23.63%
East of England +19 1 £43,000 - 4
Buckinghamshire +17 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Northamptonshire - 1 £32,500 -
Durham - 1 £35,000 -
Peterlee - 1 £35,000 -
Braintree - 1 £43,000 -
Winchester - 1 £30,000 -
Farnborough - 1 £27,500 - 1
Northampton - 1 £32,500 -
Wigan - 1 £26,000 -

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 33 (41.25%) CAD
2 21 (26.25%) Microsoft
3 16 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 16 (20.00%) Degree
4 14 (17.50%) MS Office
4 14 (17.50%) SOLIDWORKS
5 11 (13.75%) Manufacturing
5 11 (13.75%) Project Management
6 10 (12.50%) HND
6 10 (12.50%) Windows
6 10 (12.50%) Finance
6 10 (12.50%) Driving Licence
7 9 (11.25%) Security Cleared
7 9 (11.25%) Telecoms
8 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (10.00%) Autodesk Inventor
9 7 (8.75%) Data Centre
9 7 (8.75%) Finite Element Analysis
9 7 (8.75%) MS PowerPoint
9 7 (8.75%) Autodesk
10 6 (7.50%) HNC
10 6 (7.50%) Document Management
11 5 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (6.25%) VMware
11 5 (6.25%) Management Information System
11 5 (6.25%) Wireless
11 5 (6.25%) MS Project
11 5 (6.25%) SAP
11 5 (6.25%) C
11 5 (6.25%) Salesforce.com

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 3 (3.75%) ArcGIS
1 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (17.50%) MS Office
2 14 (17.50%) SOLIDWORKS
3 8 (10.00%) Autodesk Inventor
4 7 (8.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (6.25%) MS Project
6 4 (5.00%) MS Visio
7 3 (3.75%) PTC Creo
8 2 (2.50%) 3ds Max
8 2 (2.50%) CATIA
8 2 (2.50%) Mathcad
8 2 (2.50%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 2 (2.50%) Revit
8 2 (2.50%) Vectorworks
9 1 (1.25%) FrameMaker
9 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
9 1 (1.25%) Solid Edge
9 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.75%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.50%) ENOVIA
3 1 (1.25%) Maximo
3 1 (1.25%) SAP APO
3 1 (1.25%) SAP MII
3 1 (1.25%) SAP PM
3 1 (1.25%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) Office 365
2 3 (3.75%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (3.75%) SaaS
3 2 (2.50%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) Wireless
2 4 (5.00%) Internet
3 3 (3.75%) Junos
4 2 (2.50%) DHCP
4 2 (2.50%) DNS
4 2 (2.50%) LAN
4 2 (2.50%) Network Security
5 1 (1.25%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.25%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.25%) LTE
5 1 (1.25%) PBX
5 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.25%) VoIP
5 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.75%) GIS
1 3 (3.75%) MS Access
1 3 (3.75%) QGIS
2 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) LabVIEW
2 2 (2.50%) AccuRev
2 2 (2.50%) JIRA
2 2 (2.50%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (13.75%) Manufacturing
2 10 (12.50%) Finance
3 9 (11.25%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.75%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.50%) Legal
5 2 (2.50%) Marketing
5 2 (2.50%) Retail
6 1 (1.25%) Automotive
6 1 (1.25%) Electronics
6 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (15.00%) Design Engineer
2 7 (8.75%) CAD Technician
3 6 (7.50%) Installations Engineer
4 5 (6.25%) Designer
5 4 (5.00%) Graduate
5 4 (5.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
5 4 (5.00%) Mechanical Engineer
5 4 (5.00%) Telecoms Technician
6 3 (3.75%) Analyst
6 3 (3.75%) Architect
6 3 (3.75%) GIS Specialist
6 3 (3.75%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 3 (3.75%) Systems Designer
6 3 (3.75%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (3.75%) Team Leader
7 2 (2.50%) CAD Design Engineer
7 2 (2.50%) IT Engineer
7 2 (2.50%) IT Support
7 2 (2.50%) Project Engineer
7 2 (2.50%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) .NET
1 1 (1.25%) HTML
1 1 (1.25%) HTML5
1 1 (1.25%) jQuery
1 1 (1.25%) Qt
1 1 (1.25%) Symfony
1 1 (1.25%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.75%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.75%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.25%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.25%) 3D Printing
7 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.25%) FMCG
7 1 (1.25%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.25%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (3.75%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.75%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.50%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.50%) Mac OS X Server
3 2 (2.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.25%) Android
4 1 (1.25%) Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.25%) Unix
4 1 (1.25%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (41.25%) CAD
2 11 (13.75%) Project Management
3 7 (8.75%) Finite Element Analysis
4 6 (7.50%) Document Management
5 5 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 5 (6.25%) Mathematics
6 4 (5.00%) CRM
6 4 (5.00%) ITIL
6 4 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.00%) Time Management
7 3 (3.75%) Business Development
7 3 (3.75%) Data Protection
7 3 (3.75%) DoDAF
7 3 (3.75%) Information Assurance
7 3 (3.75%) Physics
7 3 (3.75%) Presales
7 3 (3.75%) Software Engineering
7 3 (3.75%) V-Model
7 3 (3.75%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.25%) C
2 2 (2.50%) C#
2 2 (2.50%) C++
2 2 (2.50%) MATLAB
2 2 (2.50%) VB
3 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.25%) SQL
3 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (20.00%) Degree
2 10 (12.50%) HND
3 9 (11.25%) Security Cleared
4 6 (7.50%) HNC
5 5 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.75%) CCNA
6 3 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.75%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (3.75%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.25%) BICSI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) ISO 9000
1 1 (1.25%) ISO 9002
1 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (26.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.75%) Autodesk
3 5 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (6.25%) SAP
3 5 (6.25%) VMware
4 4 (5.00%) Adobe
4 4 (5.00%) ANSYS
4 4 (5.00%) Cisco
5 3 (3.75%) Apple
5 3 (3.75%) Concur
5 3 (3.75%) Juniper
5 3 (3.75%) Meraki
6 2 (2.50%) Google
6 2 (2.50%) Rackspace
6 2 (2.50%) Synology
7 1 (1.25%) Ariba
7 1 (1.25%) Canon
7 1 (1.25%) Foundry
7 1 (1.25%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.25%) Symantec
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