The median annual salary for a CAD Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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) Engineer
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 882 935 954
Rank change year-on-year +53 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring a CAD Engineer 7 5 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.005% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.005% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 22
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
10th Percentile £29,400 £29,000 £24,275
90th Percentile £57,000 £46,750 £40,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85307 94661 107304
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.92% 96.51% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 283995 351566 402215
UK median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

CAD Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for CAD Engineer in the UK

CAD Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CAD Engineer in the UK

CAD Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CAD Engineer over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CAD Engineer in the UK

CAD Engineer
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAD Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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
UK excluding London +30 7 £40,000 - 13
England +56 6 £48,750 +30.00% 12
South East - 5 £57,500 - 1
Wales - 1 £29,500 - 1
South West - 1 £40,000 - 1

CAD Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, CAD Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring CAD Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) CAD
2 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
3 4 (36.36%) Wireless
3 4 (36.36%) SLA
3 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
3 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
4 3 (27.27%) Physics
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (27.27%) Algorithms
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Driving Licence
4 3 (27.27%) C++
4 3 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (27.27%) AutoCAD
4 3 (27.27%) Aerospace
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) J2EE
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (18.18%) PhD
5 2 (18.18%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 1 (9.09%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (9.09%) French Language
6 1 (9.09%) German Language
6 1 (9.09%) QA

CAD Engineer 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:

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) AutoCAD
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (9.09%) CATIA
3 1 (9.09%) Mathcad
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (9.09%) Siemens NX
3 1 (9.09%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 3 (27.27%) Aerospace
2 3 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (9.09%) Automotive
3 1 (9.09%) French Language
3 1 (9.09%) German Language
3 1 (9.09%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Algorithms
1 3 (27.27%) Driving Licence
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) CAD
2 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
2 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) Physics
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Business Development
5 1 (9.09%) CAE
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Logistics
5 1 (9.09%) PDM
5 1 (9.09%) PLM
5 1 (9.09%) Presales
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
3 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Numerate Degree
2 2 (18.18%) PhD
3 1 (9.09%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Ericsson
2 1 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) Huawei
2 1 (9.09%) NEC
2 1 (9.09%) Nokia
2 1 (9.09%) Pegasus
2 1 (9.09%) PTC
2 1 (9.09%) Siemens
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