The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CAD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 744 763 752
Rank change year-on-year +19 -11  
Permanent jobs citing CAD 146 169 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.19% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 108 139 158
Median salary £39,106 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.73% -2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £27,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +36.36% -21.42%  

CAD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79998 87554 96376
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.92% 88.08%
Number of salaries quoted 64425 73206 78779
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

CAD
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing CAD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for CAD in the UK

CAD
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CAD in the UK

CAD
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CAD over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CAD in the UK

CAD
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CAD within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England +25 142 £40,000 +14.28% 45
London +15 36 £50,000 +25.00% 4
East of England +4 34 £34,000 +23.63% 11
Cambridge +1 29 £34,000 +23.63% 7
Cambridgeshire -6 29 £34,000 +23.63% 8
South East +29 22 £52,500 +110.00% 8
South West +7 18 £31,500 -7.35% 4
West Midlands +1 12 £50,000 +66.66% 8
Surrey +43 11 £52,500 +23.52%
North West -36 9 £37,500 - 4
Somerset +5 7 £31,500 -7.35% 2
Bath -4 7 £31,500 +3.27% 1
East Midlands +13 5 £51,500 +91.44% 2
West End of London +1 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Cornwall - 5 - -
Oxfordshire +15 4 £46,606 - 2
Shropshire +10 4 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Coventry -4 4 £55,000 +15.78%
Yorkshire -9 4 £35,000 +42.85% 3
Manchester -34 4 £41,250 +10.00% 2
Bristol -27 3 £37,500 +10.29% 1
South Wales - 3 £23,000 - 1
Wales - 3 £23,000 - 3
Norfolk - 3 - -
Cheshire - 3 £55,000 - 1
Wells-next-the-Sea - 3 - -
Warrington - 3 £55,000 -
Woking +15 2 £52,500 -12.50%
West Yorkshire +9 2 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Hampshire +9 2 £47,500 +58.33% 1

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing CAD 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 CAD.

1 127 (39.08%) Degree
2 78 (24.00%) C++
3 73 (22.46%) Manufacturing
4 59 (18.15%) Mathematics
5 55 (16.92%) Computer Science
6 52 (16.00%) Algorithms
7 51 (15.69%) Document Management
8 49 (15.08%) Presales
9 48 (14.77%) Data Management
9 48 (14.77%) C
9 48 (14.77%) Windows
10 47 (14.46%) C#
10 47 (14.46%) Software Engineering
11 43 (13.23%) SAP
11 43 (13.23%) Microsoft
12 42 (12.92%) GIS
13 41 (12.62%) AutoCAD
13 41 (12.62%) Physics
14 39 (12.00%) Linux
15 37 (11.38%) Java
15 37 (11.38%) Master Data Management
16 36 (11.08%) Maximo
17 34 (10.46%) Project Management
18 33 (10.15%) SAP FI
18 33 (10.15%) SAP MM
18 33 (10.15%) SAP HR
18 33 (10.15%) SAP SD
18 33 (10.15%) HND
18 33 (10.15%) SAP CO
18 33 (10.15%) SAP PM

CAD
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 8 (2.46%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (0.92%) Skype for Business
2 3 (0.92%) WebLogic
2 3 (0.92%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.62%) Apache
3 2 (0.62%) CMS
3 2 (0.62%) IBM Notes
3 2 (0.62%) IIS
3 2 (0.62%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.31%) Confluence
Applications
1 41 (12.62%) AutoCAD
2 28 (8.62%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (7.69%) Autodesk Inventor
4 23 (7.08%) Microsoft Excel
5 22 (6.77%) SOLIDWORKS
6 20 (6.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 17 (5.23%) MS Visio
8 14 (4.31%) Microsoft Project
8 14 (4.31%) PTC Creo
9 13 (4.00%) Siemens NX
10 9 (2.77%) Revit
11 8 (2.46%) Photoshop
11 8 (2.46%) Solid Edge
12 7 (2.15%) Pro/ENGINEER
13 5 (1.54%) OrCAD
14 3 (0.92%) Adobe Premiere
14 3 (0.92%) CATIA
14 3 (0.92%) Inkscape
14 3 (0.92%) MicroStation
14 3 (0.92%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 36 (11.08%) Maximo
2 33 (10.15%) Primavera
2 33 (10.15%) SAP CO
2 33 (10.15%) SAP FI
2 33 (10.15%) SAP FI/CO
2 33 (10.15%) SAP HR
2 33 (10.15%) SAP MM
2 33 (10.15%) SAP PM
2 33 (10.15%) SAP QM
2 33 (10.15%) SAP SD
3 13 (4.00%) SAP EHS
4 11 (3.38%) SAP cProjects
4 11 (3.38%) SAP CRM
4 11 (3.38%) SAP MRS
5 5 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (1.23%) SAP PLM
6 4 (1.23%) SAP VC
6 4 (1.23%) Teamcenter
7 3 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.23%) Office 365
2 15 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.92%) IaaS
4 3 (0.92%) SaaS
5 2 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (0.62%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.92%) Wireless
2 12 (3.69%) Structured Cabling
3 10 (3.08%) DHCP
4 9 (2.77%) DNS
4 9 (2.77%) Ethernet
4 9 (2.77%) Remote Desktop
4 9 (2.77%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.85%) Cisco ICM
5 6 (1.85%) PBX
6 4 (1.23%) SAN
7 3 (0.92%) Bluetooth
7 3 (0.92%) Broadband
7 3 (0.92%) Firewall
7 3 (0.92%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 3 (0.92%) Internet
7 3 (0.92%) LAN
7 3 (0.92%) Skype
7 3 (0.92%) SSL
7 3 (0.92%) VDSL
7 3 (0.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (12.92%) GIS
2 14 (4.31%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (1.23%) MySQL
3 4 (1.23%) Spatial Data
4 3 (0.92%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.62%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Power View
5 2 (0.62%) Power BI
5 2 (0.62%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.31%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 24 (7.38%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.85%) Subversion
3 4 (1.23%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.92%) FxCop
4 3 (0.92%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.92%) LabVIEW
4 3 (0.92%) StyleCop
4 3 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.62%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.31%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.31%) JIRA
6 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 73 (22.46%) Manufacturing
2 31 (9.54%) Electronics
3 24 (7.38%) Telecoms
4 23 (7.08%) Aerospace
4 23 (7.08%) Automotive
5 18 (5.54%) Finance
6 13 (4.00%) Billing
7 12 (3.69%) Games
8 10 (3.08%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (2.15%) Retail
10 6 (1.85%) Marketing
11 4 (1.23%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.31%) Banking
12 1 (0.31%) Legal
12 1 (0.31%) Military
Job Titles
1 68 (20.92%) Design Engineer
2 53 (16.31%) Consultant
3 47 (14.46%) Software Engineer
4 40 (12.31%) Developer
5 33 (10.15%) SAP Consultant
5 33 (10.15%) SAP PM Consultant
6 31 (9.54%) C++ Developer
7 30 (9.23%) Software Developer
8 29 (8.92%) C++ Software Developer
8 29 (8.92%) Mechanical Engineer
9 23 (7.08%) Architect
9 23 (7.08%) C++ Software Engineer
9 23 (7.08%) Mechanical Design Engineer
10 21 (6.46%) Graduate
11 19 (5.85%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 18 (5.54%) C Developer
12 18 (5.54%) C Software Engineer
12 18 (5.54%) C/C++ Developer
12 18 (5.54%) C/C++ Software Developer
12 18 (5.54%) C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (10.15%) BAPI
1 33 (10.15%) IDoc
2 27 (8.31%) OpenGL
3 18 (5.54%) Apache Axis
4 17 (5.23%) .NET
5 16 (4.92%) XML
6 13 (4.00%) Qt
7 10 (3.08%) Qt Quick
7 10 (3.08%) WebKit
8 9 (2.77%) ASP.NET
9 8 (2.46%) HTML
10 6 (1.85%) J2EE
11 5 (1.54%) CSS
11 5 (1.54%) LINQ
12 4 (1.23%) DirectX
12 4 (1.23%) Web Services
13 3 (0.92%) ADO.NET
13 3 (0.92%) COM
13 3 (0.92%) MFC
13 3 (0.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 55 (16.92%) Computer Science
2 52 (16.00%) Algorithms
3 32 (9.85%) 3D Printing
4 24 (7.38%) Driving Licence
5 16 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (4.00%) 3D Graphics
6 13 (4.00%) Virtual Team
7 12 (3.69%) Digital Signage
7 12 (3.69%) Video Conferencing
8 11 (3.38%) FlexPod
8 11 (3.38%) Life Science
9 8 (2.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 7 (2.15%) FMCG
11 4 (1.23%) ASIC
11 4 (1.23%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.23%) Robotics
12 3 (0.92%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.92%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.92%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 48 (14.77%) Windows
2 39 (12.00%) Linux
3 12 (3.69%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.15%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.54%) Windows XP
6 4 (1.23%) Unix
7 3 (0.92%) AIX
7 3 (0.92%) Android
7 3 (0.92%) HPUX
7 3 (0.92%) Solaris
7 3 (0.92%) Windows 2000
7 3 (0.92%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.62%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.62%) Mac OS X Server
8 2 (0.62%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.62%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.31%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (18.15%) Mathematics
2 51 (15.69%) Document Management
3 49 (15.08%) Presales
4 48 (14.77%) Data Management
5 47 (14.46%) Software Engineering
6 41 (12.62%) Physics
7 37 (11.38%) Master Data Management
8 34 (10.46%) Project Management
9 33 (10.15%) Resource Management
9 33 (10.15%) SAP Implementation
10 28 (8.62%) CAE
11 22 (6.77%) 3D Modelling
12 18 (5.54%) Content Writing
12 18 (5.54%) CRM
13 17 (5.23%) PLM
14 15 (4.62%) Change Management
15 14 (4.31%) Finite Element Analysis
15 14 (4.31%) PDM
15 14 (4.31%) SDLC
16 11 (3.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (24.00%) C++
2 48 (14.77%) C
3 47 (14.46%) C#
4 37 (11.38%) Java
5 18 (5.54%) Python
6 17 (5.23%) SQL
7 9 (2.77%) JavaScript
8 6 (1.85%) Embedded C
9 4 (1.23%) ABAP
10 3 (0.92%) Assembly Language
10 3 (0.92%) Lua
10 3 (0.92%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.92%) VC++
11 2 (0.62%) Fortran
11 2 (0.62%) PHP
11 2 (0.62%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.31%) Delphi
12 1 (0.31%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.31%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.31%) VB
Qualifications
1 127 (39.08%) Degree
2 33 (10.15%) HND
3 29 (8.92%) PhD
4 26 (8.00%) Numerate Degree
5 15 (4.62%) HNC
6 7 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.85%) MCP
8 4 (1.23%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.23%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.92%) A+ Certification
9 3 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (0.92%) MCSA
9 3 (0.92%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.31%) BICSI Certification
10 1 (0.31%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.62%) QA
2 8 (2.46%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.85%) SLA
4 4 (1.23%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.31%) Basel III
5 1 (0.31%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.31%) GMP
5 1 (0.31%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.31%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.31%) ISO 9002
5 1 (0.31%) PMO
System Software
1 22 (6.77%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.38%) XenApp
2 11 (3.38%) XenDesktop
3 8 (2.46%) Firmware
4 4 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.92%) MetaFrame
5 3 (0.92%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (2.15%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 43 (13.23%) Microsoft
1 43 (13.23%) SAP
2 23 (7.08%) Cisco
3 15 (4.62%) Siemens
4 14 (4.31%) Autodesk
4 14 (4.31%) Citrix
5 12 (3.69%) VMware
6 11 (3.38%) Adobe
6 11 (3.38%) EMC
6 11 (3.38%) NetApp
6 11 (3.38%) Syclo
7 10 (3.08%) Cadence
8 8 (2.46%) PTC
9 6 (1.85%) ANSYS
9 6 (1.85%) Apple
9 6 (1.85%) Oracle
10 5 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.92%) BEA
11 3 (0.92%) Sun
11 3 (0.92%) webMethods
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Midlands
Online Resourcing
Salary: Salary negotiable plus car and broad ranging benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Orpington, Kent
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £32k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wrexham, Clwyd
ISL Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Templecombe
Thales
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Modis International
Salary: bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 36,500 - 46,500
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Harston, Cambridgeshire
Secure Thingz
Salary: Competitive salary + early stage equity
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Diamond Light Source
Posted: 15 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Mentor graphics (Ireland)
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 85000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 85000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 85000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 85000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 85000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 85000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago