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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mechanical Engineer
Rank 841 846 866
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Mechanical Engineer 39 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.011% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.012% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 27 6 5
Average salary £35,000 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,250 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +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
99490 94619 104632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.45% 94.32% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 81521 79375 89786
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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 +15 15 £35,000 -22.22% 6
East of England -3 8 £32,500 -18.75% 3
South West - 5 £40,000 - 6
East Midlands - 4 £38,750 -
North West -9 3 £30,000 - 3
London - 1 £32,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 - 2
Mechanical Engineer
UK

Mechanical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 49 (72.06%) CAD
2 41 (60.29%) Degree
3 29 (42.65%) Manufacturing
4 26 (38.24%) SolidWorks
5 13 (19.12%) Electronics
5 13 (19.12%) AutoCAD
6 12 (17.65%) Autodesk
6 12 (17.65%) Finite Element Analysis
7 11 (16.18%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 10 (14.71%) Project Management
9 8 (11.76%) EMC
10 7 (10.29%) Validation
10 7 (10.29%) Stress Analysis
10 7 (10.29%) 3D Modelling
11 6 (8.82%) Solid Edge
11 6 (8.82%) Chartered Engineer
11 6 (8.82%) Aerospace
11 6 (8.82%) Automotive
11 6 (8.82%) HND
11 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
11 6 (8.82%) Industrial Design
12 5 (7.35%) Windchill
12 5 (7.35%) 3D Graphics
12 5 (7.35%) CorelDRAW
12 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
12 5 (7.35%) Rapid Prototyping
13 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
13 4 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
13 4 (5.88%) PhD

Mechanical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 13 (19.12%) AutoCAD
2 11 (16.18%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 6 (8.82%) Solid Edge
4 5 (7.35%) Windchill
4 5 (7.35%) CorelDRAW
4 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
5 4 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (4.41%) MS Office
7 2 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (1.47%) CATIA
8 1 (1.47%) MS Project
8 1 (1.47%) NASTRAN
8 1 (1.47%) Revit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) DECT
1 2 (2.94%) TETRA
2 1 (1.47%) 802.11
2 1 (1.47%) Wireless
2 1 (1.47%) LTE
General
1 29 (42.65%) Manufacturing
2 13 (19.12%) Electronics
3 6 (8.82%) Aerospace
3 6 (8.82%) Automotive
4 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.94%) Military
5 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.47%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) OLE
1 1 (1.47%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) 3D Graphics
2 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.94%) Ergonomics
3 2 (2.94%) Human Factors
3 2 (2.94%) Handset
3 2 (2.94%) Robotics
3 2 (2.94%) Mechatronics
4 1 (1.47%) Physics
4 1 (1.47%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (72.06%) CAD
2 12 (17.65%) Finite Element Analysis
3 10 (14.71%) Project Management
4 7 (10.29%) Validation
4 7 (10.29%) Stress Analysis
4 7 (10.29%) 3D Modelling
5 6 (8.82%) Industrial Design
6 5 (7.35%) Rapid Prototyping
7 4 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (5.88%) PLM
7 4 (5.88%) Project Planning
8 3 (4.41%) Logistics
8 3 (4.41%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.41%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.41%) Coaching
8 3 (4.41%) Hazard Analysis
9 2 (2.94%) Change Control
9 2 (2.94%) Product Management
9 2 (2.94%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.47%) R
Qualifications
1 41 (60.29%) Degree
2 6 (8.82%) Chartered Engineer
2 6 (8.82%) HND
3 4 (5.88%) PhD
3 4 (5.88%) HNC
4 3 (4.41%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.47%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 26 (38.24%) SolidWorks
2 12 (17.65%) Autodesk
3 8 (11.76%) EMC
4 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.41%) ANSYS
6 1 (1.47%) Google
6 1 (1.47%) SAP
6 1 (1.47%) Intel
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Swindon
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ulverston
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 13 days ago
Andover
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
East Sussex
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £29000 - £31000 per annum + VEHICLE
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Liverpool
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £53500 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Keighley
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago