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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
UK
Rank 674 814 764
Rank change year-on-year +140 -50  
Permanent jobs citing CAD 175 132 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 94 73 133
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +1.42% -4.10%  

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 74564 90782 91624
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.03% 88.50% 87.04%
Number of salaries quoted 61277 75155 74101
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 23 March 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 23 March 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 +133 171 £37,500 +7.14% 56
South East +90 53 £33,500 -4.28% 6
Surrey +64 37 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Egham +25 33 - -
London +53 26 £43,750 - 4
West Midlands +49 26 £32,500 +30.00% 9
East of England +49 22 £37,500 +7.14% 18
Cambridgeshire +33 17 £37,500 +7.14% 15
Cambridge +24 16 £35,750 +2.14% 14
East Midlands +12 16 £38,500 -0.64% 5
North West -9 15 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Derbyshire +16 10 - - 2
Derby - 10 - - 1
Yorkshire +30 7 £40,000 +39.13% 4
Manchester -25 7 £47,500 +58.33% 2
Worcestershire -6 6 £30,000 +87.50% 2
West Yorkshire - 6 £40,000 - 3
West End of London +12 5 £40,000 - 1
South West +11 5 £25,000 -20.63% 8
Oxfordshire -2 5 £44,750 +29.71% 1
Cheshire - 5 £37,500 -
Hampshire +22 4 £24,500 -45.55% 1
Coventry +18 4 £31,250 +36.61% 1
Bristol +5 4 £25,000 -20.63% 5
Worcester -7 4 £30,000 +87.50% 1
Herefordshire - 4 £50,000 - 2
Dewsbury - 4 £40,000 - 2
City of London +46 3 £28,000 -32.93%
Berkshire +32 3 £30,000 -14.28%
Northamptonshire +23 3 £38,500 - 2

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 112 (31.64%) Degree
2 70 (19.77%) Manufacturing
3 69 (19.49%) SAP
4 68 (19.21%) C++
5 64 (18.08%) Microsoft
6 61 (17.23%) Presales
7 60 (16.95%) Document Management
8 57 (16.10%) Data Management
9 55 (15.54%) GIS
10 52 (14.69%) Maximo
11 49 (13.84%) Resource Management
12 48 (13.56%) SAP Implementation
12 48 (13.56%) Master Data Management
12 48 (13.56%) SAP FI/CO
12 48 (13.56%) BAPI
12 48 (13.56%) SAP CO
12 48 (13.56%) SAP PM
12 48 (13.56%) SAP QM
12 48 (13.56%) SAP HR
12 48 (13.56%) SAP SD
12 48 (13.56%) SAP FI
12 48 (13.56%) SAP MM
12 48 (13.56%) Primavera
13 47 (13.28%) MS Excel
14 41 (11.58%) Computer Science
15 40 (11.30%) MS Office
16 39 (11.02%) C
17 38 (10.73%) PhD
18 37 (10.45%) Electronics
18 37 (10.45%) Mathematics

CAD
Top Related 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 11 (3.11%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.54%) Skype for Business
3 7 (1.98%) IIS
4 4 (1.13%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.13%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.13%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.85%) CMS
6 1 (0.28%) Confluence
6 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 47 (13.28%) MS Excel
2 40 (11.30%) MS Office
3 32 (9.04%) AutoCAD
4 22 (6.21%) SOLIDWORKS
5 21 (5.93%) MS PowerPoint
6 17 (4.80%) Autodesk Inventor
7 15 (4.24%) Siemens NX
8 14 (3.95%) PTC Creo
9 13 (3.67%) MS Visio
10 10 (2.82%) MS Project
11 9 (2.54%) Pro/ENGINEER
12 7 (1.98%) InDesign
12 7 (1.98%) MicroStation
13 5 (1.41%) OrCAD
13 5 (1.41%) Solid Edge
14 4 (1.13%) CATIA
14 4 (1.13%) Photoshop
14 4 (1.13%) Revit
14 4 (1.13%) Vectorworks
15 2 (0.56%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 52 (14.69%) Maximo
2 48 (13.56%) Primavera
2 48 (13.56%) SAP CO
2 48 (13.56%) SAP FI
2 48 (13.56%) SAP FI/CO
2 48 (13.56%) SAP HR
2 48 (13.56%) SAP MM
2 48 (13.56%) SAP PM
2 48 (13.56%) SAP QM
2 48 (13.56%) SAP SD
3 16 (4.52%) SAP cProjects
3 16 (4.52%) SAP CRM
3 16 (4.52%) SAP EHS
3 16 (4.52%) SAP MRS
4 9 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (2.54%) Teamcenter
5 3 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.28%) Misys Midas
6 1 (0.28%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.78%) Office 365
2 15 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.41%) SaaS
4 3 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (0.56%) G Suite
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.82%) Firewall
1 10 (2.82%) Wireless
2 9 (2.54%) H.323
2 9 (2.54%) Skype
2 9 (2.54%) TCP/IP
2 9 (2.54%) Unified Communications
3 7 (1.98%) Cisco ICM
3 7 (1.98%) VoIP
3 7 (1.98%) WebEx
4 5 (1.41%) DHCP
4 5 (1.41%) DNS
4 5 (1.41%) Ethernet
5 4 (1.13%) Internet
5 4 (1.13%) LAN
6 3 (0.85%) Cisco IPT
6 3 (0.85%) IP Telephony
6 3 (0.85%) WAN
7 2 (0.56%) Multicast
7 2 (0.56%) RS-232
7 2 (0.56%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (15.54%) GIS
2 14 (3.95%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.26%) MySQL
4 7 (1.98%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (7.91%) Visual Studio
2 10 (2.82%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.98%) Mercurial
4 4 (1.13%) Subversion
4 4 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.85%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.56%) FxCop
6 2 (0.56%) LabVIEW
6 2 (0.56%) StyleCop
6 2 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.28%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.28%) JIRA
General
1 70 (19.77%) Manufacturing
2 37 (10.45%) Electronics
3 31 (8.76%) Automotive
4 26 (7.34%) Aerospace
5 22 (6.21%) Finance
6 19 (5.37%) Telecoms
7 18 (5.08%) Billing
8 14 (3.95%) Games
9 13 (3.67%) Marketing
10 9 (2.54%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (2.54%) Retail
11 4 (1.13%) Advertising
11 4 (1.13%) Legal
12 1 (0.28%) Banking
12 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 76 (21.47%) Design Engineer
2 61 (17.23%) Consultant
3 48 (13.56%) SAP Consultant
3 48 (13.56%) SAP PM Consultant
4 31 (8.76%) Developer
5 29 (8.19%) Software Engineer
6 27 (7.63%) Mechanical Engineer
7 26 (7.34%) Mechanical Design Engineer
8 20 (5.65%) Architect
9 19 (5.37%) Electronics Engineer
10 18 (5.08%) Analyst
10 18 (5.08%) C++ Developer
10 18 (5.08%) Software Developer
11 16 (4.52%) C++ Software Developer
11 16 (4.52%) Management Consultant
11 16 (4.52%) Managing Consultant
11 16 (4.52%) SAP CS Consultant
11 16 (4.52%) Service Management Consultant
12 14 (3.95%) C++ GUI Developer
12 14 (3.95%) GUI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (13.56%) BAPI
2 26 (7.34%) OpenGL
3 15 (4.24%) Qt
4 14 (3.95%) Qt Quick
4 14 (3.95%) WebKit
5 13 (3.67%) XML
6 12 (3.39%) .NET
7 9 (2.54%) ASP.NET
7 9 (2.54%) J2EE
7 9 (2.54%) LINQ
7 9 (2.54%) XMPP
8 7 (1.98%) .NET Framework
8 7 (1.98%) AngularJS
8 7 (1.98%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (1.98%) CSS
8 7 (1.98%) Entity Framework
8 7 (1.98%) HTML
8 7 (1.98%) jQuery
8 7 (1.98%) LINQ to SQL
8 7 (1.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.58%) Computer Science
2 35 (9.89%) Algorithms
3 22 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (4.80%) Driving Licence
5 15 (4.24%) 3D Graphics
6 12 (3.39%) Chip and PIN
6 12 (3.39%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.82%) Digital Signage
8 9 (2.54%) Life Science
8 9 (2.54%) Virtual Team
9 8 (2.26%) Data Centre
9 8 (2.26%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (1.98%) iPad
10 7 (1.98%) iPhone
11 6 (1.69%) 3D Printing
12 5 (1.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 5 (1.41%) FMCG
13 4 (1.13%) Public Cloud
14 3 (0.85%) Embedded Systems
14 3 (0.85%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 30 (8.47%) Windows
2 13 (3.67%) Linux
3 8 (2.26%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.69%) Unix
4 6 (1.69%) Windows XP
5 4 (1.13%) AIX
5 4 (1.13%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.13%) HPUX
5 4 (1.13%) Solaris
5 4 (1.13%) Windows 2000
5 4 (1.13%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X Server
7 2 (0.56%) VMS
7 2 (0.56%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.28%) Android
8 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (17.23%) Presales
2 60 (16.95%) Document Management
3 57 (16.10%) Data Management
4 49 (13.84%) Resource Management
5 48 (13.56%) Master Data Management
5 48 (13.56%) SAP Implementation
6 37 (10.45%) Mathematics
7 36 (10.17%) Project Management
8 32 (9.04%) Software Engineering
9 28 (7.91%) Physics
10 27 (7.63%) CRM
11 20 (5.65%) Finite Element Analysis
12 18 (5.08%) SDLC
13 17 (4.80%) Service Management
14 15 (4.24%) Schematic Capture
15 14 (3.95%) 3D Modelling
16 13 (3.67%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (3.67%) PLM
17 12 (3.39%) Customer Requirements
18 11 (3.11%) CAE
Programming Languages
1 68 (19.21%) C++
2 39 (11.02%) C
3 30 (8.47%) C#
4 19 (5.37%) Java
5 18 (5.08%) SQL
6 11 (3.11%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.41%) Assembly Language
8 3 (0.85%) Embedded C
8 3 (0.85%) Embedded C++
9 2 (0.56%) PHP
9 2 (0.56%) Scala
9 2 (0.56%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.56%) VC++
10 1 (0.28%) AWK
10 1 (0.28%) Korn
10 1 (0.28%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.28%) Perl
10 1 (0.28%) Python
10 1 (0.28%) VB
10 1 (0.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 112 (31.64%) Degree
2 38 (10.73%) PhD
3 34 (9.60%) HND
4 23 (6.50%) HNC
5 13 (3.67%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (3.39%) CCNA
7 9 (2.54%) CCIE
8 6 (1.69%) SC Cleared
8 6 (1.69%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.85%) CCVP
9 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.56%) PMP
11 1 (0.28%) BICSI Certification
11 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.28%) MCP
11 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.08%) QA
2 17 (4.80%) ISO 9001
3 10 (2.82%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.56%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.56%) SLA
5 1 (0.28%) GMP
5 1 (0.28%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 23 (6.50%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.39%) Firmware
3 4 (1.13%) MetaFrame
3 4 (1.13%) Terminal Server
4 3 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (5.08%) Cisco UCCE
2 9 (2.54%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (0.85%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 69 (19.49%) SAP
2 64 (18.08%) Microsoft
3 35 (9.89%) Cisco
4 17 (4.80%) Siemens
5 16 (4.52%) Syclo
6 13 (3.67%) Autodesk
7 12 (3.39%) Polycom
7 12 (3.39%) RedPrairie
8 11 (3.11%) Adobe
9 7 (1.98%) EMC
10 6 (1.69%) Oracle
11 5 (1.41%) Citrix
11 5 (1.41%) PTC
11 5 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.13%) Actuate
12 4 (1.13%) BEA
12 4 (1.13%) Cadence
12 4 (1.13%) HP
12 4 (1.13%) Sun
12 4 (1.13%) webMethods
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Connect 44 UK
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cornwall
Cornwall Council
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £50k (DoE) + top benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Tec Partners
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum bonus + health + pension + life insu
Posted: 2 days ago
Swadlincote, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000 - 40,000 depending on ability + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wells-next-the-sea, Norfolk
Monica Vinader LTD
Salary: Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Rugeley, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum + company phone & laptop
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + Benefits + Progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Unit 504 Cannon Wharf Business Unit, Pell Street,...
Masters of Pie
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 a year
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competetive + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
TD Group Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes
Guru Careers
Salary: Competitive + Bens & Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 32,000 + Superb Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 32,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 (Depending on Ability)
Posted: 6 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Herefordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago