The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Mechanical Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mechanical Engineer
Rank 875 863 911
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Mechanical Engineer 21 69 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.067% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.070% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 32
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £25,900 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,750 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -6.66%
Mechanical 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
88174 98447 103358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.35% 96.21% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 74876 82625 84143
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

Mechanical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Mechanical Engineer in the job title.

Mechanical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mechanical Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Mechanical Engineer Salary Trend in England

Mechanical Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mechanical Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Mechanical Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Mechanical Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mechanical Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -6 10 £36,250 +36.79% 1
South East +7 3 £38,500 -0.64% 5
Yorkshire +16 2 £38,000 +8.57% 1
East of England +7 2 £41,500 +22.96% 1
East Midlands 0 2 £36,250 +31.81%
South West -7 2 £40,250 - 1
Mechanical Engineer
UK

Mechanical Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, Mechanical Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Mechanical Engineer in the job title.

1 29 (60.42%) Degree
2 27 (56.25%) Manufacturing
3 25 (52.08%) CAD
4 24 (50.00%) SOLIDWORKS
5 18 (37.50%) Electronics
6 10 (20.83%) Finance
6 10 (20.83%) CAE
6 10 (20.83%) Finite Element Analysis
7 7 (14.58%) Project Management
7 7 (14.58%) Validation
7 7 (14.58%) AutoCAD
7 7 (14.58%) HNC
7 7 (14.58%) HND
7 7 (14.58%) EMC
8 6 (12.50%) Marketing
8 6 (12.50%) 3D Modelling
8 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 5 (10.42%) PTC Creo
9 5 (10.42%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
10 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
11 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
11 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
11 3 (6.25%) PhD
11 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (6.25%) Software Testing
11 3 (6.25%) Feasibility Study
11 3 (6.25%) Prototyping
11 3 (6.25%) Coaching
11 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills

Mechanical Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 24 (50.00%) SOLIDWORKS
2 7 (14.58%) AutoCAD
3 5 (10.42%) PTC Creo
4 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
5 2 (4.17%) CATIA
5 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (4.17%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 1 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (2.08%) LightWave 3D
6 1 (2.08%) MS Office
6 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
6 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Broadband
1 1 (2.08%) DSL
1 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.08%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 1 (2.08%) SDH
1 1 (2.08%) SONET
1 1 (2.08%) SS7
1 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.08%) xDSL
General
1 27 (56.25%) Manufacturing
2 18 (37.50%) Electronics
3 10 (20.83%) Finance
4 6 (12.50%) Marketing
5 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
6 2 (4.17%) Banking
7 1 (2.08%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) .NET
1 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Physics
2 2 (4.17%) Robotics
3 1 (2.08%) 3D Printing
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.08%) Mechatronics
3 1 (2.08%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) CAD
2 10 (20.83%) CAE
2 10 (20.83%) Finite Element Analysis
3 7 (14.58%) Project Management
3 7 (14.58%) Validation
4 6 (12.50%) 3D Modelling
4 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 5 (10.42%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
6 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.25%) Coaching
6 3 (6.25%) Feasibility Study
6 3 (6.25%) Prototyping
6 3 (6.25%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.08%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.08%) Business Development
7 1 (2.08%) Data Management
7 1 (2.08%) Industrial Design
7 1 (2.08%) PDM
7 1 (2.08%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) C#
1 1 (2.08%) C++
1 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (60.42%) Degree
2 7 (14.58%) HNC
2 7 (14.58%) HND
3 3 (6.25%) PhD
4 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
1 1 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) EMC
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.08%) Adobe
3 1 (2.08%) Autodesk
3 1 (2.08%) PTC
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