The table below looks at the statistics for the Mechanical 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mechanical Engineer
Rank 104 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Mechanical Engineer 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.43% 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
Mechanical 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
1324 1698 1540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.32% 94.60% 93.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1365 1353
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mechanical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Mechanical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Mechanical Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Mechanical Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Mechanical Engineer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Mechanical 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (83.33%) CAD
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) SOLIDWORKS
3 3 (50.00%) Finite Element Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (16.67%) Electronics
5 1 (16.67%) Automotive
5 1 (16.67%) PDM
5 1 (16.67%) Data Management
5 1 (16.67%) Industrial Design
5 1 (16.67%) Life Science
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) PTC Creo
5 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Autodesk

Mechanical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Mechanical 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (16.67%) PTC Creo
General
1 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) CAD
2 3 (50.00%) Finite Element Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) PDM
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Industrial Design
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Autodesk
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge / Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k
Posted: 25 days ago