The table below looks at the statistics for the Mechanical Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mechanical Design Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mechanical Design Engineer
Rank 105 106 122
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Mechanical Design Engineer 4 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.23% 0.27% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.28% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Mechanical Design Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1646 1422 1784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.20% 96.41% 94.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1309 1148 1503
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mechanical Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mechanical Design Engineer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Mechanical Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Mechanical Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mechanical Design Engineer across the Cambridge region.

Mechanical Design Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Mechanical Design Engineer
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Mechanical Design Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Mechanical Design Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) CAD
2 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (80.00%) SolidWorks
3 3 (60.00%) Validation
3 3 (60.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) PhD
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Electronics
5 1 (20.00%) Military
5 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (20.00%) Chemistry
5 1 (20.00%) Stress Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Mechanical Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Mechanical Design Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Mechanical Design Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Military
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Chemistry
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) CAD
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
2 3 (60.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stress Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) SolidWorks
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 55,000 dependent on level
Posted: 3 days ago