The table below looks at the statistics for the Mechanical 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mechanical Engineer
Rank 425 396 433
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Mechanical Engineer 11 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.053% 0.045% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.047% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 9
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,325
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.89%
Mechanical 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
19836 19086 21216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.60% 94.67% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16177 15276 18448
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mechanical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Mechanical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Mechanical Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Mechanical Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Mechanical Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mechanical Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Mechanical Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Mechanical 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 Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Buckinghamshire +9 5 £46,000 +46.03% 2
Oxfordshire - 3 - - 13
Surrey - 2 £45,000 - 1
West Sussex - 1 £18,500 - 1
Mechanical Engineer
England

Mechanical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 17 (68.00%) CAD
2 12 (48.00%) AutoCAD
3 11 (44.00%) Degree
4 8 (32.00%) SolidWorks
5 7 (28.00%) Manufacturing
6 5 (20.00%) Project Management
6 5 (20.00%) Minitab
6 5 (20.00%) PLM
6 5 (20.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 5 (20.00%) SAP
6 5 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (20.00%) Statistics
7 4 (16.00%) Aerospace
7 4 (16.00%) HND
7 4 (16.00%) Windchill
8 3 (12.00%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (12.00%) Six Sigma
8 3 (12.00%) Finance
8 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (12.00%) MS Project
8 3 (12.00%) HNC
8 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.00%) EMC
8 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
8 3 (12.00%) Avionics
8 3 (12.00%) Hazard Analysis
8 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
9 2 (8.00%) Finite Element Analysis
9 2 (8.00%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 12 (48.00%) AutoCAD
2 5 (20.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 5 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (16.00%) Windchill
4 3 (12.00%) MS Project
4 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (8.00%) MS Office
6 1 (4.00%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP CRM
1 1 (4.00%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) LTE
General
1 7 (28.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (16.00%) Aerospace
3 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 3 (12.00%) Avionics
4 1 (4.00%) Electronics
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (4.00%) Human Factors
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) 3D Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) CAD
2 5 (20.00%) Project Management
2 5 (20.00%) PLM
3 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (12.00%) Six Sigma
3 3 (12.00%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (12.00%) Hazard Analysis
3 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.00%) Finite Element Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Stress Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Requirements Management
5 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) ERP
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) HND
3 3 (12.00%) HNC
4 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) SolidWorks
2 5 (20.00%) Minitab
2 5 (20.00%) SAP
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) EMC
4 1 (4.00%) Siemens
4 1 (4.00%) Autodesk
4 1 (4.00%) Google
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