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 3 months to 23 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
UK
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 842 909 911
Rank change year-on-year +67 +2  
Permanent jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 21 30 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.030% 0.052%
As % of the Applications category 0.28% 0.32% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 31
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +9.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £32,900 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,300 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% -4.10%  

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

Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 7501 9385 10895
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.81% 9.53% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5938 7644 8517
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,985 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +4.61%  

SOLIDWORKS
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SOLIDWORKS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SOLIDWORKS in the UK

SOLIDWORKS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SOLIDWORKS in the UK

SOLIDWORKS
Top 26 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 3 months to 23 May 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 +54 21 £32,500 -18.75% 19
West Midlands +25 9 £32,500 +1.56% 2
Staffordshire +14 3 £32,500 -
South West +13 3 £32,500 -13.33% 2
North West -32 3 £33,000 -5.71%
Exeter - 3 £32,500 -
Shropshire - 3 £32,500 - 1
Devon - 3 £32,500 - 1
Cheshire - 3 £33,000 -
Yorkshire +12 2 £37,000 -11.90% 1
East of England +10 2 £37,500 -1.31% 9
Worcestershire 0 2 £28,500 -5.00%
Cambridgeshire -3 2 £37,500 - 6
Cambridge -10 2 £37,500 - 5
Chester - 2 £32,750 -
Redditch - 2 £28,500 -
London +45 1 £37,500 -6.25% 2
West Yorkshire +14 1 £37,000 -11.90% 1
Birmingham +13 1 £30,000 -11.76%
East Midlands - 1 £38,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £38,500 -
Warrington - 1 £34,000 -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 £38,500 -
Brighouse - 1 £37,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 23 May 2017, IT jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 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 SOLIDWORKS.

1 22 (47.83%) CAD
1 22 (47.83%) Degree
2 18 (39.13%) Manufacturing
3 13 (28.26%) HND
3 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
4 11 (23.91%) Windows
4 11 (23.91%) AutoCAD
5 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
5 10 (21.74%) Windows Server
6 9 (19.57%) C
6 9 (19.57%) Dell
6 9 (19.57%) Firewall
6 9 (19.57%) SonicWALL
6 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (17.39%) Cisco
8 7 (15.22%) C++
8 7 (15.22%) ITIL
8 7 (15.22%) Finance
8 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (15.22%) VMware
8 7 (15.22%) Customer Requirements
9 6 (13.04%) Autodesk Inventor
9 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
9 6 (13.04%) Finite Element Analysis
9 6 (13.04%) ERP
10 5 (10.87%) IBM Domino
10 5 (10.87%) HNC
10 5 (10.87%) VPN
10 5 (10.87%) SQL
10 5 (10.87%) Linux

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 (10.87%) IBM Domino
2 4 (8.70%) IIS
2 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (23.91%) AutoCAD
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (13.04%) Autodesk Inventor
4 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (8.70%) PTC Creo
5 2 (4.35%) Mathcad
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (4.35%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 2 (4.35%) Solid Edge
6 1 (2.17%) CATIA
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (2.17%) Revit
6 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Sage 200
2 1 (2.17%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) Firewall
2 5 (10.87%) MPLS
2 5 (10.87%) VPN
3 3 (6.52%) Internet
4 2 (4.35%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 18 (39.13%) Manufacturing
2 7 (15.22%) Finance
3 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
4 4 (8.70%) Automotive
4 4 (8.70%) Electronics
4 4 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (6.52%) Marketing
6 2 (4.35%) Aerospace
7 1 (2.17%) Games
7 1 (2.17%) Law
7 1 (2.17%) Legal
7 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (47.83%) Design Engineer
2 16 (34.78%) Mechanical Engineer
3 14 (30.43%) Mechanical Design Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Project Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) IT Manager
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Design Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Systems Manager
6 4 (8.70%) .NET Software Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) PCB Design Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) PCB Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Sales Executive
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) .NET
2 2 (4.35%) Qt
3 1 (2.17%) HTML
3 1 (2.17%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) AS400
2 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Arduino
3 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 10 (21.74%) Windows Server
3 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.87%) Linux
4 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
4 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.70%) Windows 10
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) CAD
2 7 (15.22%) Customer Requirements
2 7 (15.22%) ITIL
3 6 (13.04%) ERP
3 6 (13.04%) Finite Element Analysis
3 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
4 5 (10.87%) Contingency Planning
4 5 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (10.87%) Logistics
4 5 (10.87%) People Management
4 5 (10.87%) SDLC
4 5 (10.87%) Test Automation
5 4 (8.70%) CRM
5 4 (8.70%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (8.70%) Presales
5 4 (8.70%) Project Management
5 4 (8.70%) Validation
6 3 (6.52%) Data Management
6 3 (6.52%) Physics
6 3 (6.52%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) C
2 7 (15.22%) C++
3 5 (10.87%) C#
3 5 (10.87%) SQL
4 4 (8.70%) VB
4 4 (8.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.17%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 22 (47.83%) Degree
2 13 (28.26%) HND
3 5 (10.87%) HNC
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.35%) CCNA
5 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (4.35%) JNCIA
5 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) ISO 9000
1 2 (4.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.87%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) WSUS
2 4 (8.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (8.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.57%) Dell
2 9 (19.57%) SonicWALL
3 8 (17.39%) Cisco
4 7 (15.22%) VMware
5 5 (10.87%) Avaya
5 5 (10.87%) HP
5 5 (10.87%) Infor
5 5 (10.87%) Lotus
5 5 (10.87%) NETGEAR
5 5 (10.87%) Riverbed
5 5 (10.87%) Sage
5 5 (10.87%) Sophos
5 5 (10.87%) Veeam
6 4 (8.70%) Symantec
7 2 (4.35%) Autodesk
7 2 (4.35%) Juniper
7 2 (4.35%) PTC
7 2 (4.35%) Siemens
8 1 (2.17%) Epicor
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