Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Autodesk AutoCAD
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1106 1098 1095
Rank change year-on-year -8 -3 +61
Permanent jobs citing AutoCAD 72 124 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.065% 0.095%
As % of the Applications category 0.47% 0.73% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 64 106 160
UK median annual salary £32,500 £31,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% -13.70% +9.77%
10th Percentile £21,500 £19,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,500 £48,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £30,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.44% -19.33% +7.14%

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 15202 16917 21863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.73% 8.85% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11805 13827 17478
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,150 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £33,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +3.03% -1.49% +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 21 October 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 21 October 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 71 £32,500 +3.17% 19
UK excluding London +5 55 £32,500 +7.44% 15
South East +46 28 £27,500 - 4
London +27 16 £38,750 +19.23% 4
North of England +4 12 £34,000 +9.68% 6
Midlands +42 10 £41,000 +19.71% 2
North West -16 7 £34,000 +13.33% 2
West Midlands +15 5 £31,500 -10.00%
Yorkshire +14 5 £33,000 -1.49% 2
East Midlands +41 4 £42,500 +26.87% 2
South West -6 3 £18,000 -52.00% 1
East of England +2 2 £28,750 +40.24% 2

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (45.83%) CAD
2 30 (41.67%) Degree
3 24 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 21 (29.17%) Microsoft Office
5 18 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 18 (25.00%) Windows
5 18 (25.00%) Revit
6 12 (16.67%) Finite Element Analysis
6 12 (16.67%) SOLIDWORKS
7 10 (13.89%) HND
7 10 (13.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 10 (13.89%) Windows 7
8 9 (12.50%) HNC
9 8 (11.11%) 3D Printing
9 8 (11.11%) PTC Creo
9 8 (11.11%) Windows Server
9 8 (11.11%) Autodesk Inventor
10 7 (9.72%) Document Management
10 7 (9.72%) Retail
10 7 (9.72%) Windows 10
10 7 (9.72%) 3D Modelling
10 7 (9.72%) Office 365
10 7 (9.72%) Management Information System
11 6 (8.33%) Project Management
11 6 (8.33%) MS Exchange
11 6 (8.33%) Active Directory
11 6 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (8.33%) CAE
11 6 (8.33%) Autodesk Smoke
12 5 (6.94%) ANSYS

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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.39%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.39%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 21 (29.17%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (25.00%) Revit
3 12 (16.67%) SOLIDWORKS
4 10 (13.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (11.11%) Autodesk Inventor
5 8 (11.11%) PTC Creo
6 6 (8.33%) Autodesk Smoke
7 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
8 3 (4.17%) CATIA
8 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (4.17%) MS Visio
8 3 (4.17%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 1 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (1.39%) MicroStation
9 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
9 1 (1.39%) ProjectWise
9 1 (1.39%) Siemens NX
9 1 (1.39%) Simulink
9 1 (1.39%) Solid Edge
9 1 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) ENOVIA
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) VoIP
2 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.17%) Wireless
3 2 (2.78%) DHCP
3 2 (2.78%) DNS
3 2 (2.78%) LAN
4 1 (1.39%) Firewall
4 1 (1.39%) Intranet
4 1 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.39%) PBX
4 1 (1.39%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.39%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.39%) VPN
4 1 (1.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (1.39%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (1.39%) GIS
1 1 (1.39%) Power BI
1 1 (1.39%) QGIS
1 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) AccuRev
1 2 (2.78%) JIRA
1 2 (2.78%) LabVIEW
1 2 (2.78%) Rational DOORS
General
1 18 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 7 (9.72%) Retail
3 5 (6.94%) Finance
4 2 (2.78%) Billing
4 2 (2.78%) Electronics
4 2 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.39%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.39%) Games
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
5 1 (1.39%) Military
5 1 (1.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (26.39%) Design Engineer
2 8 (11.11%) Mechanical Design Engineer
2 8 (11.11%) Mechanical Engineer
3 7 (9.72%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (8.33%) Administrator
4 6 (8.33%) Analyst
4 6 (8.33%) CAD Manager
4 6 (8.33%) IT Support
4 6 (8.33%) Trainee
5 5 (6.94%) Assistant Systems Administrator
5 5 (6.94%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.56%) CAD Technician
6 4 (5.56%) IT Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) PLC Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Project Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.17%) Sales Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) DirectX
1 1 (1.39%) Google Maps API
1 1 (1.39%) OpenGL
1 1 (1.39%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (1.39%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) 3D Printing
2 7 (9.72%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.94%) Driving Licence
3 5 (6.94%) Robotics
4 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.39%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.39%) CCTV
5 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.39%) HoloLens
5 1 (1.39%) HTC Vive
5 1 (1.39%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.00%) Windows
2 10 (13.89%) Windows 7
3 8 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 7 (9.72%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.78%) Android
5 2 (2.78%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.78%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.39%) Linux
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.83%) CAD
2 12 (16.67%) Finite Element Analysis
3 7 (9.72%) 3D Modelling
3 7 (9.72%) Document Management
4 6 (8.33%) CAE
4 6 (8.33%) Project Management
5 5 (6.94%) PDM
5 5 (6.94%) PLM
6 3 (4.17%) ITIL
6 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2
6 3 (4.17%) Telesales
7 2 (2.78%) CRM
7 2 (2.78%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (2.78%) Data Management
7 2 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.78%) ITSM
7 2 (2.78%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.78%) Migration
7 2 (2.78%) Open Source
7 2 (2.78%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.17%) MATLAB
1 3 (4.17%) SQL
2 2 (2.78%) Python
3 1 (1.39%) C#
3 1 (1.39%) C++
3 1 (1.39%) Lua
3 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.39%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 30 (41.67%) Degree
2 10 (13.89%) HND
3 9 (12.50%) HNC
4 1 (1.39%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.39%) MCP
4 1 (1.39%) MCSA
4 1 (1.39%) MCSE
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) ISO 9000
1 2 (2.78%) PMO
2 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.39%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.39%) XenApp
Vendors
1 24 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (6.94%) ANSYS
3 5 (6.94%) PTC
4 4 (5.56%) Adobe
4 4 (5.56%) Allen-Bradley
4 4 (5.56%) Autodesk
4 4 (5.56%) Siemens
5 3 (4.17%) Avaya
5 3 (4.17%) McAfee
5 3 (4.17%) VMware
6 2 (2.78%) Apple
6 2 (2.78%) Citrix
6 2 (2.78%) Rockwell
7 1 (1.39%) Capita
7 1 (1.39%) Draytek
7 1 (1.39%) Kaseya
7 1 (1.39%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.39%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.39%) Xerox