Period
to 26 February 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 26 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
UK
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 988 1094 1130
Rank change year-on-year +106 +36 +9
Permanent jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 18 43 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.028% 0.040%
As % of the Applications category 0.19% 0.33% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8 32 51
UK median annual salary £42,500 £37,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.58% -16.11% +19.21%
10th Percentile £33,875 £25,383 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £62,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.84% -15.56% +19.21%

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 9,610 13,062 15,031
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.81% 8.63% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7,619 9,773 11,933
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -1.52%

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 26 February 2020.

Salary histogram for SOLIDWORKS in the UK

SOLIDWORKS
Top 5 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 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
England +114 18 £42,500 +13.33% 119
UK excluding London +62 16 £42,500 +11.84% 124
South East +58 15 £42,500 +6.25% 28
London +84 2 £35,000 - 4
South West +32 1 £60,000 +44.58% 18

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 15 (83.33%) CAD
2 11 (61.11%) Manufacturing
3 8 (44.44%) Degree
3 8 (44.44%) Electronics
4 7 (38.89%) Finite Element Analysis
4 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
4 7 (38.89%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 6 (33.33%) FMEA
5 6 (33.33%) Resource Management
5 6 (33.33%) Lean Manufacturing
5 6 (33.33%) PDM
5 6 (33.33%) Quality Management
5 6 (33.33%) HND
6 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 3 (16.67%) C#
7 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
7 3 (16.67%) .NET
7 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 3 (16.67%) Aerospace
7 3 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 3 (16.67%) 3D Printing
7 3 (16.67%) People Management
8 2 (11.11%) PTC Creo
8 2 (11.11%) 3D Programming
8 2 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (11.11%) Analogue Electronics

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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) PTC Creo
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.56%) AutoCAD
2 1 (5.56%) CATIA
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.56%) OrCAD
2 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.56%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.56%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (61.11%) Manufacturing
2 8 (44.44%) Electronics
3 3 (16.67%) Aerospace
4 2 (11.11%) Automotive
5 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) CAD Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) CAD Design Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Mechanical Design Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Mechanical Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior CAD Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Design Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Stress Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Stress Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) 3D Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) 3D Printing
2 2 (11.11%) Analogue Electronics
2 2 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.56%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.56%) Optoelectronics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) CAD
2 7 (38.89%) Finite Element Analysis
2 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
2 7 (38.89%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (33.33%) FMEA
3 6 (33.33%) Lean Manufacturing
3 6 (33.33%) PDM
3 6 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 6 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 6 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 3 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (16.67%) People Management
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) 3D Programming
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Commercial Awareness
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (5.56%) Robotic Automation
6 1 (5.56%) Robotic Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) C#
1 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (11.11%) C
3 1 (5.56%) C++
3 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 6 (33.33%) HND
3 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 14001
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Allen-Bradley
1 1 (5.56%) Apple
1 1 (5.56%) Autodesk
1 1 (5.56%) IBM
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) PTC