Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 676 1055 1139
Rank change year-on-year +379 +84 +30
Permanent jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 11 28 31
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.020% 0.019%
As % of the Applications category 0.36% 0.25% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 26
Median annual salary £52,125 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.25% +42.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £32,125 £32,700 £26,875
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £51,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +42.86% -5.41%

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 3,037 11,425 14,496
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.14% 8.16% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,383 8,951 11,241
Median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -2.60% +2.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,300 £21,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,250 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +17.16% -4.29% +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 23 September 2020.

Salary histogram for SOLIDWORKS in the UK

SOLIDWORKS
Top 9 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 23 September 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
UK excluding London +316 10 £55,000 +10.00% 36
England +382 5 £49,250 -1.50% 32
Northern Ireland - 3 - - 1
Midlands +147 2 - - 4
South West +130 2 £40,875 -9.17% 8
East Midlands - 2 - - 1
Scotland - 2 £57,500 - 2
North of England +190 1 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Yorkshire +144 1 £55,000 +10.00% 1

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 5 (45.45%) CAD
1 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
2 4 (36.36%) SAP
3 3 (27.27%) AutoCAD
3 3 (27.27%) Electronics
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) SCADA
4 2 (18.18%) Retail
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 2 (18.18%) ERP
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Adobe
4 2 (18.18%) Revit
4 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
4 2 (18.18%) 3D Visualisation
4 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (18.18%) PTC Creo
4 2 (18.18%) Multichannel Retail
4 2 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (9.09%) Server Management
5 1 (9.09%) ISO 13485
5 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (9.09%) Software Licensing
5 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
5 1 (9.09%) MAPICS
5 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
5 1 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) SQL

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 3 (27.27%) AutoCAD
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (18.18%) PTC Creo
2 2 (18.18%) Revit
3 1 (9.09%) CATIA
3 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 1 (9.09%) Pro/ENGINEER
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
General
1 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
2 3 (27.27%) Electronics
3 2 (18.18%) Retail
4 1 (9.09%) Automotive
4 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Design Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Information Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Mechanical Design Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Mechanical Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Development Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) PCB Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) PCB Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) PCB Layout Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) SCADA
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (9.09%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) CAD
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) 3D Visualisation
3 2 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (18.18%) ERP
3 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (18.18%) Multichannel Retail
3 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) PLM
4 1 (9.09%) Security Management
4 1 (9.09%) Server Management
4 1 (9.09%) Software Licensing
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) MAPICS
3 1 (9.09%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (9.09%) VMware