Autodesk AutoCAD
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring AutoCAD skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited AutoCAD over the 6 months leading up to 25 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
25 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 606 862 1146
Rank change year-on-year +256 +284 -259
Permanent jobs citing AutoCAD 315 57 117
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.062% 0.068%
As % of the Applications category 3.04% 0.70% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 194 24 57
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,875 £27,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £31,625 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% - +15.11%
75th Percentile £52,500 £47,313 £60,000
90th Percentile £60,800 £56,000 -
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +9.76%

All Software Application Skills
UK

AutoCAD falls under the Software Applications category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring software application skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 10,355 8,160 15,028
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 9.42% 8.82% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6,010 4,612 7,265
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,750 £26,000
25th Percentile £28,000 £31,250 £31,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £39,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.33% - +2.27%
75th Percentile £53,750 £60,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,446 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year -5.48% -5.06% -1.25%

AutoCAD
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing AutoCAD as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for AutoCAD in the UK

AutoCAD
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AutoCAD.

Salary trend for AutoCAD in the UK

AutoCAD
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing AutoCAD over the 6 months to 25 June 2024.

Salary histogram for AutoCAD in the UK

AutoCAD
Top 16 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 25 June 2024. 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
Jobs
England +266 293 £45,000 +12.50% 334
UK excluding London +177 273 £45,000 +12.50% 319
East of England +52 63 £50,000 +17.65% 30
South East +16 63 £45,000 +12.50% 79
Midlands +20 62 £40,000 - 69
Work from Home +51 51 £45,000 +40.63% 73
North of England +59 50 £40,000 -13.04% 68
West Midlands +29 41 £40,000 - 36
London +112 33 £63,500 +82.73% 59
North West - 27 £40,000 - 34
South West -19 24 £34,000 -32.00% 45
Yorkshire +85 21 £45,000 -2.17% 28
East Midlands -11 21 £40,000 - 33
Scotland -54 14 £48,000 - 29
Wales +16 4 - - 16
North East - 2 - - 11

AutoCAD
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (4.76%) ArcGIS
2 6 (1.90%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.95%) Smallworld
Applications
1 63 (20.00%) Revit
2 55 (17.46%) Microsoft Office
3 37 (11.75%) Microsoft Excel
4 18 (5.71%) MS Visio
5 17 (5.40%) Autodesk Inventor
6 12 (3.81%) SOLIDWORKS
7 11 (3.49%) Microsoft Project
8 9 (2.86%) Fusion 360
9 7 (2.22%) 3ds Max
9 7 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 6 (1.90%) Photoshop
10 6 (1.90%) Solid Edge
11 4 (1.27%) EPLAN
11 4 (1.27%) SketchUp
12 3 (0.95%) InDesign
13 2 (0.63%) ALPHACAM
14 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 1 (0.32%) Blender
14 1 (0.32%) MicroStation
14 1 (0.32%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 10 (3.17%) NEC Housing
2 3 (0.95%) SAP CRM
2 3 (0.95%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.90%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 5 (1.59%) Power Platform
3 3 (0.95%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.90%) Wireless
2 4 (1.27%) Structured Cabling
2 4 (1.27%) TETRA
3 3 (0.95%) LAN
3 3 (0.95%) WLAN
4 1 (0.32%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.32%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.59%) GIS
1 5 (1.59%) Power BI
2 4 (1.27%) Geospatial Data
2 4 (1.27%) Spatial Data
3 2 (0.63%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.32%) QGIS
General
1 104 (33.02%) Social Skills
2 76 (24.13%) Legal
3 73 (23.17%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 55 (17.46%) Local Government
5 39 (12.38%) Manufacturing
6 35 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 35 (11.11%) Finance
7 20 (6.35%) Organisational Skills
7 20 (6.35%) Presentation Skills
8 18 (5.71%) Retail
9 15 (4.76%) Games
10 13 (4.13%) Marketing
11 11 (3.49%) Telecoms
12 10 (3.17%) Public Sector
13 4 (1.27%) Electronics
14 3 (0.95%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.95%) Automotive
15 2 (0.63%) Advertising
15 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (15.56%) Coordinator
1 49 (15.56%) Technical Coordinator
2 44 (13.97%) Senior
3 41 (13.02%) Project Manager
4 22 (6.98%) Designer
5 18 (5.71%) Design Engineer
5 18 (5.71%) Programmer
5 18 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
6 17 (5.40%) CAD Technician
6 17 (5.40%) Software Engineer
6 17 (5.40%) Technical Manager
7 16 (5.08%) AutoCAD Designer
7 16 (5.08%) CAD Designer
7 16 (5.08%) Systems Designer
7 16 (5.08%) Systems Programmer
8 14 (4.44%) Senior Manager
9 12 (3.81%) Applications Engineer
9 12 (3.81%) Hardware Engineer
9 12 (3.81%) Senior Project Manager
9 12 (3.81%) Technical Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.17%) V-Ray
2 6 (1.90%) Unreal Engine
3 3 (0.95%) .NET
4 1 (0.32%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 53 (16.83%) Housing Association
2 20 (6.35%) Renewable Energy
3 16 (5.08%) Home Automation
3 16 (5.08%) Smart Home
4 14 (4.44%) Operational Technology
5 13 (4.13%) Self-Motivation
6 11 (3.49%) CCTV
6 11 (3.49%) Management Information System
7 10 (3.17%) Driving Licence
7 10 (3.17%) Virtual Reality
8 9 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (2.22%) Augmented Reality
9 7 (2.22%) Robotics
10 6 (1.90%) e-Learning
10 6 (1.90%) FMCG
10 6 (1.90%) HoloLens
10 6 (1.90%) HTC Vive
10 6 (1.90%) Oculus
10 6 (1.90%) Onboarding
11 5 (1.59%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 26 (8.25%) Windows
2 3 (0.95%) Android
2 3 (0.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (29.21%) CAD
2 80 (25.40%) Agile
3 77 (24.44%) Time Management
4 61 (19.37%) Project Management
5 46 (14.60%) Problem-Solving
6 42 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 33 (10.48%) Project Delivery
8 28 (8.89%) Mathematics
9 24 (7.62%) Mentoring
10 22 (6.98%) Creative Thinking
11 17 (5.40%) Software Engineering
12 13 (4.13%) Budgeting
12 13 (4.13%) Project Planning
12 13 (4.13%) Risk Management
13 11 (3.49%) Software Testing
14 10 (3.17%) 3D Modelling
14 10 (3.17%) Cost Control
15 9 (2.86%) Presales
16 8 (2.54%) 3D Rendering
16 8 (2.54%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.08%) R
2 3 (0.95%) C#
2 3 (0.95%) Python
Qualifications
1 97 (30.79%) HND
2 89 (28.25%) Degree
3 82 (26.03%) HNC
4 10 (3.17%) Security Cleared
5 9 (2.86%) SC Cleared
6 8 (2.54%) Chartered Engineer
7 7 (2.22%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.59%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.59%) Master's Degree
8 5 (1.59%) RIBA
9 4 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (1.27%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.95%) BICSI Certification
10 3 (0.95%) BICSI RCDD
11 2 (0.63%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.35%) GDPR
2 11 (3.49%) NEBOSH
3 6 (1.90%) QA
4 5 (1.59%) Accessibility
5 4 (1.27%) ISO 14001
5 4 (1.27%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.95%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.63%) COSHH
System Software
1 3 (0.95%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 65 (20.63%) Microsoft
2 34 (10.79%) SAP
3 31 (9.84%) Autodesk
4 12 (3.81%) Adobe
5 11 (3.49%) Siemens
6 10 (3.17%) NEC
7 8 (2.54%) Allen-Bradley
8 4 (1.27%) EMC
9 3 (0.95%) Epicor
10 1 (0.32%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.32%) BT
10 1 (0.32%) Vectorworks