Period
to 8 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SOLIDWORKS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOLIDWORKS over the 6 months to 8 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
UK
6 months to
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 819 1076 1175
Rank change year-on-year +257 +99 -5
Permanent jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 19 39 37
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.026% 0.021%
As % of the Applications category 0.34% 0.32% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 29 37
Median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £31,600 £25,383 £28,100
90th Percentile £49,500 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57% +7.69%

SOLIDWORKS is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 5,561 12,153 15,321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.05% 8.22% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4,331 9,300 11,996
Median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +4.48%

SOLIDWORKS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SOLIDWORKS in the UK

SOLIDWORKS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SOLIDWORKS in the UK

SOLIDWORKS
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing SOLIDWORKS over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

Salary histogram for SOLIDWORKS in the UK

SOLIDWORKS
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOLIDWORKS within the UK over the 6 months to 8 July 2020. 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 +229 17 £42,500 +11.84% 48
England +247 16 £42,500 +11.84% 41
South East +145 9 £42,500 -21.30% 12
Midlands +122 3 - - 4
East Midlands - 3 - -
South West +82 2 £46,250 +54.17% 8
Northern Ireland - 2 - - 1
London +184 1 - -
North of England +149 1 £34,000 -24.44% 9
Yorkshire +113 1 £34,000 -32.00% 6

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, IT jobs citing SOLIDWORKS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for SOLIDWORKS.

1 13 (68.42%) CAD
2 9 (47.37%) Manufacturing
3 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
4 6 (31.58%) AutoCAD
4 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
4 6 (31.58%) .NET
5 5 (26.32%) C#
6 4 (21.05%) Aerospace
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
6 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
6 4 (21.05%) 3D Programming
6 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
6 4 (21.05%) 3D Printing
6 4 (21.05%) People Management
6 4 (21.05%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (21.05%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (15.79%) Multichannel Retail
7 3 (15.79%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (15.79%) 3D Visualisation
7 3 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (15.79%) Revit
7 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
7 3 (15.79%) Retail
7 3 (15.79%) SAP
7 3 (15.79%) Adobe
7 3 (15.79%) Automotive

SOLIDWORKS
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 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) AutoCAD
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (15.79%) Revit
4 2 (10.53%) CATIA
5 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
5 1 (5.26%) OrCAD
5 1 (5.26%) PTC Creo
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.26%) Bluetooth
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) Modbus
2 1 (5.26%) NFC
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
General
1 9 (47.37%) Manufacturing
2 4 (21.05%) Aerospace
3 3 (15.79%) Automotive
3 3 (15.79%) Retail
4 2 (10.53%) Electronics
5 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Developer
1 5 (26.32%) Software Developer
2 4 (21.05%) 3D Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Information Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) CAD Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Development Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Electronics Design Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Electronics Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) 3D Printing
1 4 (21.05%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (10.53%) SCADA
4 1 (5.26%) Analogue Electronics
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) CAD
2 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) 3D Programming
3 4 (21.05%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (21.05%) People Management
4 3 (15.79%) 3D Visualisation
4 3 (15.79%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (15.79%) Multichannel Retail
4 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
5 2 (10.53%) ERP
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.26%) Finite Element Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Mechatronics
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (5.26%) Security Management
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
2 5 (26.32%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) C
4 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Adobe
2 3 (15.79%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Allen-Bradley
3 1 (5.26%) Autodesk
3 1 (5.26%) EMC
3 1 (5.26%) MAPICS
3 1 (5.26%) VMware