Period
to 17 February 2018

The median annual salary for a CAD Developer was £27,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer-Aided Design (CAD) Developer
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1171 1185 1303
Rank change year-on-year +14 +118 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a CAD Developer 3 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.001% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.001% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
UK median annual salary £27,000 £38,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.41% +9.29% -6.67%
UK excluding London median annual salary £27,000 £38,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year -29.41% +9.29% -6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 168,530 169,445 203,756
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 96.47% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 138,013 140,794 170,377
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

CAD Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured CAD Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for CAD Developer in the UK

CAD Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CAD Developer.

Salary trend for CAD Developer in the UK

CAD Developer
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAD Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 17 February 2018. 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
UK excluding London +2 3 £27,000 -29.41% 1
East of England +8 2 - -
England +1 2 - - 2
Wales - 1 £27,000 -

CAD Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, CAD Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring CAD Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) CAD
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) 3D Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) WebGL
2 2 (66.67%) WebSockets
2 2 (66.67%) Direct3D
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter
2 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 2 (66.67%) WebSharper
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) Zurb Foundation
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Programming
2 2 (66.67%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (66.67%) PDM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) OpenGL
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Social Network
2 2 (66.67%) F#
2 2 (66.67%) API Development

CAD Developer Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) WebSharper
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) French Language
1 1 (33.33%) German Language
1 1 (33.33%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Direct3D
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) OpenGL
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (66.67%) WebGL
1 2 (66.67%) WebSockets
1 2 (66.67%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Social Network
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) CAD
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) 3D Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) API Development
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Programming
2 2 (66.67%) PDM
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) F#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter