Period
to 6 May 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 6 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
UK
6 months to
6 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 830 927 1058
Rank change year-on-year +97 +131 +109
Permanent jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 53 19 57
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.019% 0.039%
As % of the Applications category 0.90% 0.25% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 43
10th Percentile £24,950 £31,250 £25,383
25th Percentile £27,313 £33,375 £25,567
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £30,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -29.41% +13.33% -6.25%
75th Percentile £40,519 £46,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £57,000 " £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £42,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year -29.41% +12.58% -8.48%

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 5,904 7,715 12,244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.70% 7.55% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4,137 6,046 9,173
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,622 £22,750
25th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14% +2.94%

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 6 May 2021.

Salary histogram for SOLIDWORKS in the UK

SOLIDWORKS
Top 13 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 6 May 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
England +124 52 £30,000 -29.41% 61
UK excluding London +104 49 £30,000 -29.41% 66
North of England +41 29 £39,250 +15.44% 16
Yorkshire +14 27 £39,250 +15.44% 4
South East +60 6 £30,000 -29.41% 9
Midlands +17 6 £40,250 - 17
East Midlands +11 6 £40,250 - 7
South West -14 6 £36,525 -21.03% 11
Work from Home - 6 - - 3
London +83 4 - - 3
North West - 2 - - 12
East of England - 1 £32,500 - 5
Wales - 1 - - 3

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 30 (56.60%) Finite Element Analysis
2 27 (50.94%) Manufacturing
3 25 (47.17%) Telecoms
3 25 (47.17%) ANSYS
4 24 (45.28%) Stress Analysis
4 24 (45.28%) ASTM
4 24 (45.28%) PhD
4 24 (45.28%) Wireless
5 17 (32.08%) CAD
6 8 (15.09%) Social Skills
7 6 (11.32%) Adobe
7 6 (11.32%) HTML
7 6 (11.32%) .NET
7 6 (11.32%) Validation
7 6 (11.32%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (9.43%) Aerospace
8 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (9.43%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
8 5 (9.43%) QMS
8 5 (9.43%) Degree
8 5 (9.43%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (7.55%) NoSQL
9 4 (7.55%) Go
9 4 (7.55%) 3D Programming
9 4 (7.55%) Redis
9 4 (7.55%) Kafka
9 4 (7.55%) Graphic Design
9 4 (7.55%) Mathematics
9 4 (7.55%) Use Case
9 4 (7.55%) Test Automation

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 5 (9.43%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (7.55%) Acrobat
2 4 (7.55%) FrameMaker
2 4 (7.55%) Photoshop
2 4 (7.55%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 4 (7.55%) PTC Creo
3 2 (3.77%) 3ds Max
3 2 (3.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (3.77%) AutoCAD
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.77%) Solid Edge
4 1 (1.89%) Autodesk Inventor
4 1 (1.89%) EPLAN
4 1 (1.89%) Mathcad
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.89%) Revit
Communications & Networking
1 24 (45.28%) Wireless
2 2 (3.77%) RS-232
2 2 (3.77%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) NoSQL
1 4 (7.55%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (7.55%) Redis
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
General
1 27 (50.94%) Manufacturing
2 25 (47.17%) Telecoms
3 8 (15.09%) Social Skills
4 5 (9.43%) Aerospace
5 4 (7.55%) Military
5 4 (7.55%) Publishing
6 2 (3.77%) Electronics
6 2 (3.77%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Design Engineer
1 25 (47.17%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 25 (47.17%) Mechanical Engineer
2 24 (45.28%) Radio Design Engineer
2 24 (45.28%) Radio Engineer
2 24 (45.28%) Telecoms Engineer
3 23 (43.40%) PCB Design Engineer
3 23 (43.40%) PCB Engineer
3 23 (43.40%) Stress Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Engineering Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Author
5 4 (7.55%) Ruby Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Technical Author
6 3 (5.66%) CAD Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) IT Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Junior
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Illustrator
8 1 (1.89%) Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) .NET
1 6 (11.32%) HTML
2 4 (7.55%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (7.55%) Kafka
2 4 (7.55%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (7.55%) XML
3 2 (3.77%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.77%) CSS
3 2 (3.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (3.77%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 24 (45.28%) ASTM
2 4 (7.55%) Cloud Native
2 4 (7.55%) Graphic Design
2 4 (7.55%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.77%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (3.77%) Analogue Electronics
4 1 (1.89%) Optoelectronics
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (56.60%) Finite Element Analysis
2 24 (45.28%) Stress Analysis
3 17 (32.08%) CAD
4 6 (11.32%) Validation
5 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.43%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
5 5 (9.43%) QMS
6 4 (7.55%) 3D Programming
6 4 (7.55%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (7.55%) Decision-Making
6 4 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (7.55%) Document Management
6 4 (7.55%) Linear Algebra
6 4 (7.55%) Mathematics
6 4 (7.55%) Microservices
6 4 (7.55%) SOLID
6 4 (7.55%) Test Automation
6 4 (7.55%) The Twelve-Factor App
6 4 (7.55%) Use Case
7 3 (5.66%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) C#
1 4 (7.55%) Go
1 4 (7.55%) Ruby
1 4 (7.55%) SQL
1 4 (7.55%) VB.NET
2 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (45.28%) PhD
2 5 (9.43%) Degree
3 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) HNC
4 1 (1.89%) HND
4 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) Kubernetes
1 4 (7.55%) Kustomize
1 4 (7.55%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 25 (47.17%) ANSYS
2 6 (11.32%) Adobe
3 4 (7.55%) PTC
4 3 (5.66%) Autodesk
4 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.77%) Atmel
5 2 (3.77%) EMC
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle
6 1 (1.89%) WooCommerce