Period
to 19 July 2019

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 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
UK
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1050 1172 1153
Rank change year-on-year +122 -19 +73
Permanent jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 32 37 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.021% 0.028%
As % of the Applications category 0.27% 0.25% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 22 36 45
UK median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £25,925 £28,000 £27,050
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,125 £49,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +28.57% +7.69% -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 11,989 15,029 15,542
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.21% 8.63% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9,258 11,687 12,267
UK median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% - -
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,350 £22,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year - +4.48% +3.08%

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 19 July 2019.

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 19 July 2019. 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 +95 32 £45,000 +28.57% 108
UK excluding London +52 30 £45,000 +28.57% 111
South East +20 14 £54,000 +54.29% 33
South West +9 8 £30,000 -25.00% 13
North of England +9 4 £45,000 +38.46% 15
East of England +78 3 £30,000 -14.29% 12
North West +18 3 £45,000 - 11
London +90 2 - - 3
Midlands +24 1 - - 35
West Midlands +23 1 - - 27
Yorkshire +9 1 £50,000 +66.67% 4

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, 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 16 (50.00%) CAD
1 16 (50.00%) Degree
2 9 (28.13%) Electronics
2 9 (28.13%) EMC
2 9 (28.13%) C
3 8 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (21.88%) Schematic Capture
5 6 (18.75%) People Management
5 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
6 5 (15.63%) HNC
6 5 (15.63%) Finite Element Analysis
6 5 (15.63%) Signal Processing
7 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (12.50%) Chartered Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) C++
8 3 (9.38%) Java
8 3 (9.38%) Embedded C
8 3 (9.38%) C#
8 3 (9.38%) Bluetooth
8 3 (9.38%) Validation
8 3 (9.38%) Android
8 3 (9.38%) Qt
8 3 (9.38%) QML
8 3 (9.38%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (6.25%) Data Privacy
9 2 (6.25%) Line Management
9 2 (6.25%) Algorithms
9 2 (6.25%) PTC Creo

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:

Applications
1 2 (6.25%) PTC Creo
2 1 (3.13%) 3ds Max
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.13%) AutoCAD
2 1 (3.13%) Mathcad
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.13%) MicroStation
2 1 (3.13%) OrCAD
2 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.13%) Siemens NX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.38%) Bluetooth
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) RFID
General
1 9 (28.13%) Electronics
2 8 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.13%) Automotive
4 1 (3.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Mechanical Design Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Mechanical Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) RF Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Electronics Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Graduate
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) CAD Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) CAD Support
5 2 (6.25%) Designer
5 2 (6.25%) Development Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) EMC Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Graduate Development Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Junior
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) QML
1 3 (9.38%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (6.25%) Acoustics
3 2 (6.25%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.25%) Analogue Electronics
3 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.13%) 3D Printing
4 1 (3.13%) CPLD
4 1 (3.13%) Life Science
4 1 (3.13%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Android
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) CAD
2 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (21.88%) Schematic Capture
4 6 (18.75%) People Management
5 5 (15.63%) Finite Element Analysis
5 5 (15.63%) Signal Processing
6 3 (9.38%) Validation
7 2 (6.25%) Data Privacy
7 2 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (6.25%) Line Management
7 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing Engineering
7 2 (6.25%) PDM
7 2 (6.25%) Prototyping
7 2 (6.25%) Storage Management
7 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.13%) Decision-Making
8 1 (3.13%) Development Roadmap
8 1 (3.13%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (3.13%) Rapid Prototyping
8 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) C
2 4 (12.50%) C++
3 3 (9.38%) C#
3 3 (9.38%) Embedded C
3 3 (9.38%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) Assembly Language
4 1 (3.13%) MATLAB
4 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) HNC
3 4 (12.50%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) HND
5 1 (3.13%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) EMC
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco
3 1 (3.13%) Juniper
3 1 (3.13%) Siemens
3 1 (3.13%) VMware