Period
to 26 February 2021

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 26 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
UK
6 months to
26 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 779 993 1096
Rank change year-on-year +214 +103 +39
Permanent jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 35 18 43
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.015% 0.028%
As % of the Applications category 0.76% 0.19% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 32
Median annual salary £31,250 £42,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.47% +12.58% -16.11%
10th Percentile £26,825 £33,875 £25,383
90th Percentile £57,500 £77,500 £62,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £31,250 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -26.47% +11.84% -15.56%

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 4,620 9,620 13,092
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.21% 7.81% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3,540 7,693 9,880
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%

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 26 February 2021.

Salary histogram for SOLIDWORKS in the UK

SOLIDWORKS
Top 11 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 26 February 2021. 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 +189 35 £31,250 -26.47% 62
England +229 34 £31,250 -26.47% 55
North of England - 21 £41,750 - 10
Yorkshire - 19 £41,750 - 6
South East +121 7 £30,000 -29.41% 13
East Midlands - 5 £56,500 - 5
Midlands - 5 £56,500 - 17
Work from Home - 3 £32,500 -
North West - 2 - - 4
South West +49 1 £36,525 -39.13% 9
Wales - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 26 February 2021, 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 19 (54.29%) Manufacturing
2 16 (45.71%) Telecoms
2 16 (45.71%) ANSYS
3 15 (42.86%) Finite Element Analysis
3 15 (42.86%) Stress Analysis
3 15 (42.86%) ASTM
3 15 (42.86%) Wireless
3 15 (42.86%) PhD
4 14 (40.00%) CAD
5 7 (20.00%) .NET
6 6 (17.14%) HTML
6 6 (17.14%) Adobe
6 6 (17.14%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (17.14%) Validation
7 5 (14.29%) Aerospace
7 5 (14.29%) C#
7 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
7 5 (14.29%) Mathematics
7 5 (14.29%) 3D Programming
8 4 (11.43%) Graphic Design
8 4 (11.43%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (11.43%) Linear Algebra
8 4 (11.43%) PTC Creo
8 4 (11.43%) Photoshop
8 4 (11.43%) XML
8 4 (11.43%) Acrobat
8 4 (11.43%) Publishing
8 4 (11.43%) Autodesk
8 4 (11.43%) FrameMaker
8 4 (11.43%) Military

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 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (11.43%) Acrobat
2 4 (11.43%) FrameMaker
2 4 (11.43%) Photoshop
2 4 (11.43%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 4 (11.43%) PTC Creo
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (5.71%) 3ds Max
4 2 (5.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (5.71%) Solid Edge
5 1 (2.86%) AutoCAD
5 1 (2.86%) Autodesk Inventor
5 1 (2.86%) Mathcad
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (2.86%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Azure
1 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft 365
1 1 (2.86%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) Wireless
2 2 (5.71%) RS-232
2 2 (5.71%) RS-485
3 1 (2.86%) Firewall
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) VoIP
3 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
General
1 19 (54.29%) Manufacturing
2 16 (45.71%) Telecoms
3 5 (14.29%) Aerospace
4 4 (11.43%) Military
4 4 (11.43%) Publishing
5 3 (8.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Design Engineer
1 16 (45.71%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 16 (45.71%) Mechanical Engineer
2 15 (42.86%) Radio Design Engineer
2 15 (42.86%) Radio Engineer
2 15 (42.86%) Telecoms Engineer
3 14 (40.00%) PCB Design Engineer
3 14 (40.00%) PCB Engineer
3 14 (40.00%) Stress Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Author
4 4 (11.43%) Technical Author
5 3 (8.57%) CAD Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) IT Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Junior
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Design Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Illustrator
7 1 (2.86%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) .NET
2 6 (17.14%) HTML
3 4 (11.43%) XML
4 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.71%) CSS
4 2 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (5.71%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) ASTM
2 4 (11.43%) Graphic Design
2 4 (11.43%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.71%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (5.71%) Analogue Electronics
4 1 (2.86%) Optoelectronics
4 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
1 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Finite Element Analysis
1 15 (42.86%) Stress Analysis
2 14 (40.00%) CAD
3 6 (17.14%) Validation
4 5 (14.29%) 3D Programming
4 5 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 4 (11.43%) Document Management
5 4 (11.43%) Linear Algebra
6 3 (8.57%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (8.57%) PDM
7 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.86%) Business Development
8 1 (2.86%) IT Asset Management
8 1 (2.86%) IT Strategy
8 1 (2.86%) Mechatronics
8 1 (2.86%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (2.86%) Process Architecture
8 1 (2.86%) Trunk-Based Development
8 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) C#
1 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
2 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.71%) VB
3 1 (2.86%) C++
3 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) PhD
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) HNC
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) ANSYS
2 6 (17.14%) Adobe
3 4 (11.43%) Autodesk
3 4 (11.43%) PTC
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.71%) Atmel
5 2 (5.71%) EMC
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle
6 1 (2.86%) Apple
6 1 (2.86%) Veeam
6 1 (2.86%) WooCommerce