Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1123 1145 1211
Rank change year-on-year +22 +66 -17
Permanent jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 35 55 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.031% 0.035%
As % of the Applications category 0.24% 0.36% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 34 47 58
UK median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.50% +9.29%
10th Percentile £27,150 £27,200 £30,850
90th Percentile £52,125 £47,500 £46,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%

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 14,469 15,416 18,049
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.56% 8.75% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11,188 11,959 14,750
UK median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% - +1.35%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.62% -

SOLIDWORKS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOLIDWORKS over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SOLIDWORKS in the UK

SOLIDWORKS
Top 12 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 21 August 2018. 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 +11 33 £35,000 - 36
UK excluding London -10 32 £35,000 - 38
South East +14 16 £35,000 +35.92% 12
Midlands -6 5 £35,000 +7.69% 9
West Midlands +23 4 £35,500 +9.23% 8
East of England +22 4 £35,000 -12.50% 5
North of England +21 4 £32,500 -20.73% 5
Yorkshire +34 3 £30,000 -36.51% 1
London +24 3 £35,000 -6.67%
South West +4 3 £40,000 +23.08% 5
North West +6 1 £45,000 +12.50% 2
East Midlands -6 1 £32,500 -15.58% 1

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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 22 (62.86%) CAD
2 19 (54.29%) Degree
3 15 (42.86%) Manufacturing
4 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
5 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (20.00%) Windows
5 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 7 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (17.14%) Autodesk Inventor
6 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
6 6 (17.14%) VMware
7 5 (14.29%) Information Security
7 5 (14.29%) Firewall
7 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 5 (14.29%) Wireless
7 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 5 (14.29%) HP
7 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
7 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 5 (14.29%) LAN
7 5 (14.29%) WAN
7 5 (14.29%) DHCP
7 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 5 (14.29%) VPN
7 5 (14.29%) DNS
7 5 (14.29%) SAP
7 5 (14.29%) MCP
7 5 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (14.29%) Windows Server

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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (17.14%) Autodesk Inventor
3 3 (8.57%) AutoCAD
4 2 (5.71%) CATIA
4 2 (5.71%) PTC Creo
5 1 (2.86%) Acrobat
5 1 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (2.86%) InDesign
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.86%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (2.86%) Revit
5 1 (2.86%) Siemens NX
5 1 (2.86%) SketchUp
5 1 (2.86%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) DHCP
1 5 (14.29%) DNS
1 5 (14.29%) Firewall
1 5 (14.29%) LAN
1 5 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
1 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 5 (14.29%) VLAN
1 5 (14.29%) VPN
1 5 (14.29%) WAN
1 5 (14.29%) Wireless
2 1 (2.86%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.86%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.57%) Electronics
4 2 (5.71%) Marketing
4 2 (5.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Design Engineer
2 14 (40.00%) Mechanical Engineer
3 10 (28.57%) Mechanical Design Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Design Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Desktop Support
5 4 (11.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Development Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) CAD Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) IT Security Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) IT Support
7 2 (5.71%) IT Support Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Security Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Support Specialist
8 1 (2.86%) 3D Designer
8 1 (2.86%) Applications Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Designer
8 1 (2.86%) Product Design Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) TensorFlow
2 1 (2.86%) CGI
2 1 (2.86%) QML
2 1 (2.86%) Qt
2 1 (2.86%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 5 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.71%) Robotics
4 1 (2.86%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Animation
4 1 (2.86%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.86%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.86%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.86%) Android
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) CAD
2 7 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (14.29%) Finite Element Analysis
3 5 (14.29%) Information Security
3 5 (14.29%) Physics
4 3 (8.57%) Mechatronics
4 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.71%) Computer Vision
5 2 (5.71%) Machine Learning
5 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.71%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (2.86%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (2.86%) Product Management
6 1 (2.86%) Requirements Engineering
6 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.86%) Signal Processing
6 1 (2.86%) Stress Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Validation
6 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) C#
1 3 (8.57%) C++
2 2 (5.71%) MATLAB
3 1 (2.86%) C
3 1 (2.86%) Embedded C
3 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) MCP
3 4 (11.43%) HNC
3 4 (11.43%) HND
4 2 (5.71%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
1 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.86%) Firmware
3 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) HP
3 5 (14.29%) SAP
4 3 (8.57%) Adobe
5 2 (5.71%) Google
6 1 (2.86%) Apple
6 1 (2.86%) Autodesk
6 1 (2.86%) MakerBot
6 1 (2.86%) Siemens
6 1 (2.86%) Twitter