The table below looks at the statistics for the Mechanical Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mechanical Design Engineer
Rank 865 844 884
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Mechanical Design Engineer 23 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.009% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.010% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 3
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +43.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £37,300 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £41,800
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-23.68% +26.66%
Mechanical Design Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102569 93780 105055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 83761 78507 90409
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Mechanical Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Mechanical Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mechanical Design Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Mechanical Design Engineer Salary Trend in England

Mechanical Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mechanical Design Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Mechanical Design Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Mechanical Design Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mechanical Design Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
South East -16 8 £35,000 -26.31%
East of England - 5 £42,500 - 1
South West - 4 £45,000 - 4
London - 2 £48,750 -
Yorkshire - 2 £37,500 - 2
North West -17 1 £30,000 - 4
Mechanical Design Engineer
UK

Mechanical Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 31 (73.81%) CAD
2 20 (47.62%) Degree
3 16 (38.10%) SolidWorks
3 16 (38.10%) Manufacturing
4 12 (28.57%) Finite Element Analysis
5 10 (23.81%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 10 (23.81%) AutoCAD
6 8 (19.05%) Autodesk
6 8 (19.05%) Electronics
7 7 (16.67%) Stress Analysis
8 5 (11.90%) Logistics
8 5 (11.90%) EMC
8 5 (11.90%) Aerospace
8 5 (11.90%) ANSYS
9 4 (9.52%) PLM
9 4 (9.52%) HNC
9 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
9 4 (9.52%) Windchill
9 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
9 4 (9.52%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (7.14%) CorelDRAW
10 3 (7.14%) Industrial Design
10 3 (7.14%) HND
10 3 (7.14%) MS Office
10 3 (7.14%) Project Management
10 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
10 3 (7.14%) 3D Graphics
10 3 (7.14%) Automotive
11 2 (4.76%) Six Sigma
11 2 (4.76%) Military

Mechanical Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

Applications
1 10 (23.81%) AutoCAD
1 10 (23.81%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.52%) Windchill
2 4 (9.52%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (7.14%) CorelDRAW
3 3 (7.14%) MS Office
4 2 (4.76%) CATIA
5 1 (2.38%) MS Project
5 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.38%) NASTRAN
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) 802.11
1 1 (2.38%) Wireless
1 1 (2.38%) LTE
General
1 16 (38.10%) Manufacturing
2 8 (19.05%) Electronics
3 5 (11.90%) Aerospace
4 3 (7.14%) Automotive
5 2 (4.76%) Military
6 1 (2.38%) Avionics
6 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (4.76%) Robotics
2 2 (4.76%) Mechatronics
2 2 (4.76%) Ergonomics
3 1 (2.38%) FMCG
3 1 (2.38%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) CAD
2 12 (28.57%) Finite Element Analysis
3 7 (16.67%) Stress Analysis
4 5 (11.90%) Logistics
5 4 (9.52%) PLM
6 3 (7.14%) Project Management
6 3 (7.14%) Industrial Design
7 2 (4.76%) Six Sigma
8 1 (2.38%) Time Management
8 1 (2.38%) 3D Modelling
8 1 (2.38%) Rapid Prototyping
8 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.38%) Validation
8 1 (2.38%) CAE
8 1 (2.38%) PDM
8 1 (2.38%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.38%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) HNC
2 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) HND
4 1 (2.38%) PhD
4 1 (2.38%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) SolidWorks
2 8 (19.05%) Autodesk
3 5 (11.90%) ANSYS
3 5 (11.90%) EMC
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
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