The table below looks at the statistics for the Mechanical 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mechanical Engineer
Rank 831 867 839
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Mechanical Engineer 49 32 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.029% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.031% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 7
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.78%
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
96144 102851 95666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.32% 94.45% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80483 84653 79968
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mechanical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 4 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mechanical Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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 +33 24 £42,500 +13.33% 7
East of England +9 14 £31,500 -25.88% 15
East Midlands +3 4 £27,500 - 1
South West -11 4 - - 10
North West 0 2 - - 3
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 - 2
Mechanical Engineer
UK

Mechanical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 43 (60.56%) CAD
2 41 (57.75%) Manufacturing
3 33 (46.48%) Degree
4 32 (45.07%) SOLIDWORKS
5 14 (19.72%) Finite Element Analysis
6 13 (18.31%) PTC Creo
6 13 (18.31%) Electronics
7 12 (16.90%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 10 (14.08%) Legal
8 10 (14.08%) AutoCAD
8 10 (14.08%) Autodesk
9 9 (12.68%) HNC
9 9 (12.68%) HND
9 9 (12.68%) Games
10 8 (11.27%) Project Management
11 7 (9.86%) Aerospace
11 7 (9.86%) 3D Modelling
12 6 (8.45%) Automotive
12 6 (8.45%) CATIA
12 6 (8.45%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
13 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
13 5 (7.04%) MS PowerPoint
14 4 (5.63%) Risk Assessment
14 4 (5.63%) MS Office
14 4 (5.63%) Hazard Analysis
15 3 (4.23%) Mentoring
15 3 (4.23%) Risk Analysis
15 3 (4.23%) Avionics
15 3 (4.23%) Stress Analysis

Mechanical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 32 (45.07%) SOLIDWORKS
2 13 (18.31%) PTC Creo
3 12 (16.90%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 10 (14.08%) AutoCAD
5 6 (8.45%) CATIA
6 5 (7.04%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
7 4 (5.63%) MS Office
8 3 (4.23%) Siemens NX
9 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SAP CRM
General
1 41 (57.75%) Manufacturing
2 13 (18.31%) Electronics
3 10 (14.08%) Legal
4 9 (12.68%) Games
5 7 (9.86%) Aerospace
6 6 (8.45%) Automotive
6 6 (8.45%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (4.23%) Avionics
8 2 (2.82%) Marketing
9 1 (1.41%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.82%) Mathematics
1 2 (2.82%) Ergonomics
1 2 (2.82%) FMCG
1 2 (2.82%) User Experience
2 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.41%) Life Science
2 1 (1.41%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (1.41%) Graphic Design
2 1 (1.41%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (60.56%) CAD
2 14 (19.72%) Finite Element Analysis
3 8 (11.27%) Project Management
4 7 (9.86%) 3D Modelling
5 4 (5.63%) Hazard Analysis
5 4 (5.63%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (4.23%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (4.23%) Validation
6 3 (4.23%) Industrial Design
6 3 (4.23%) Stress Analysis
6 3 (4.23%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.82%) Data Management
7 2 (2.82%) Change Control
8 1 (1.41%) Time Management
8 1 (1.41%) Pay per click
8 1 (1.41%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.41%) PDM
8 1 (1.41%) SEO
8 1 (1.41%) CAE
8 1 (1.41%) CRM
Qualifications
1 33 (46.48%) Degree
2 9 (12.68%) HNC
2 9 (12.68%) HND
3 1 (1.41%) PhD
3 1 (1.41%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 10 (14.08%) Autodesk
2 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.41%) EMC
3 1 (1.41%) SAP
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