The table below looks at the statistics for the Mechanical Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mechanical Design Engineer
Rank 437 438 436
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Mechanical Design Engineer 12 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.055% 0.005% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.005% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Mechanical Design Engineer
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20681 20579 21307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.71% 95.02% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16344 16975 18242
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mechanical Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Mechanical Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Mechanical Design Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Mechanical Design Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Mechanical Design Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Oxfordshire - 5 - - 1
Berkshire - 4 £35,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £40,000 -
Mechanical Design Engineer
England

Mechanical Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 13 (86.67%) CAD
2 8 (53.33%) Degree
3 7 (46.67%) AutoCAD
4 6 (40.00%) SolidWorks
5 5 (33.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 4 (26.67%) PLM
6 4 (26.67%) Windchill
6 4 (26.67%) HND
7 3 (20.00%) HNC
7 3 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (20.00%) Hazard Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) Statistics
8 2 (13.33%) Finite Element Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
8 2 (13.33%) Minitab
8 2 (13.33%) Project Management
8 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
9 1 (6.67%) MS Office
9 1 (6.67%) Autodesk
9 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
9 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
9 1 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
9 1 (6.67%) Automotive
9 1 (6.67%) Electronics
9 1 (6.67%) Robotics
9 1 (6.67%) Mechatronics
9 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
9 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
9 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet

Mechanical Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 7 (46.67%) AutoCAD
2 5 (33.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 4 (26.67%) Windchill
4 1 (6.67%) MS Office
4 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
General
1 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
1 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Avionics
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Statistics
2 1 (6.67%) Robotics
2 1 (6.67%) Mechatronics
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) CAD
2 4 (26.67%) PLM
3 3 (20.00%) Hazard Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Finite Element Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Stress Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) HND
3 3 (20.00%) HNC
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) SolidWorks
2 2 (13.33%) Minitab
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Autodesk
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