The table below looks at the statistics for the Mechanical Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mechanical Engineer
Rank 132 125 148
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Mechanical Engineer 11 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.44% 0.37% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.39% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 4
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +21.42%
Mechanical Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2391 2070 2668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.96% 96.55% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1929 1656 2286
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 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 Cambridgeshire

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

Mechanical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Mechanical Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Mechanical Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Mechanical Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mechanical Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -1 11 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Mechanical Engineer
East of England

Mechanical Engineer
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 18 (100.00%) CAD
2 17 (94.44%) SolidWorks
3 16 (88.89%) Manufacturing
4 9 (50.00%) Degree
5 8 (44.44%) Electronics
6 7 (38.89%) Military
6 7 (38.89%) Chemistry
6 7 (38.89%) Stress Analysis
7 6 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
7 6 (33.33%) Validation
8 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
9 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (11.11%) Business Development
9 2 (11.11%) Finite Element Analysis
9 2 (11.11%) Project Management
10 1 (5.56%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
10 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
10 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
10 1 (5.56%) Postgraduate
10 1 (5.56%) PhD

Mechanical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 1 (5.56%) Pro/ENGINEER
General
1 16 (88.89%) Manufacturing
2 8 (44.44%) Electronics
3 7 (38.89%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Chemistry
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) CAD
2 7 (38.89%) Stress Analysis
3 6 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
3 6 (33.33%) Validation
4 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Business Development
5 2 (11.11%) Finite Element Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Postgraduate
2 1 (5.56%) PhD
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) SolidWorks
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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