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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mechanical Engineer
Rank 423 429 463
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Mechanical Engineer 10 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.046% 0.041% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.044% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 5
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +21.42%
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
20864 20617 22302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.41% 94.86% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16795 16577 19450
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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
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 18 December 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 - 6 - - 7
Buckinghamshire +1 3 £41,000 +30.15%
Berkshire +5 1 £35,000 - 2
Mechanical Engineer
England

Mechanical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 23 (82.14%) CAD
2 18 (64.29%) Degree
3 11 (39.29%) AutoCAD
4 9 (32.14%) Project Management
4 9 (32.14%) SolidWorks
5 6 (21.43%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 6 (21.43%) Solid Edge
5 6 (21.43%) 3D Modelling
6 5 (17.86%) Statistics
6 5 (17.86%) PLM
6 5 (17.86%) Minitab
6 5 (17.86%) Manufacturing
6 5 (17.86%) HND
7 4 (14.29%) HNC
7 4 (14.29%) Windchill
7 4 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (14.29%) Finite Element Analysis
7 4 (14.29%) Project Planning
8 3 (10.71%) Chartered Engineer
8 3 (10.71%) Hazard Analysis
8 3 (10.71%) Aerospace
8 3 (10.71%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (7.14%) Six Sigma
9 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
9 2 (7.14%) SAP
9 2 (7.14%) EMC
9 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
10 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
10 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 11 (39.29%) AutoCAD
2 6 (21.43%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 6 (21.43%) Solid Edge
3 4 (14.29%) Windchill
4 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
4 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (3.57%) Revit
5 1 (3.57%) MS Project
5 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Teamcenter
General
1 5 (17.86%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.71%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.57%) Automotive
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Statistics
2 1 (3.57%) Robotics
2 1 (3.57%) Mechatronics
2 1 (3.57%) Human Factors
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) 3D Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) CAD
2 9 (32.14%) Project Management
3 6 (21.43%) 3D Modelling
4 5 (17.86%) PLM
5 4 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 4 (14.29%) Finite Element Analysis
5 4 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (10.71%) Hazard Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Six Sigma
8 1 (3.57%) Regression Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Stress Analysis
8 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.57%) Requirements Management
Qualifications
1 18 (64.29%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) HND
3 4 (14.29%) HNC
4 3 (10.71%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (3.57%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) SolidWorks
2 5 (17.86%) Minitab
3 2 (7.14%) SAP
3 2 (7.14%) EMC
4 1 (3.57%) Siemens
4 1 (3.57%) Autodesk
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Google
Middlesex
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Woking
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Abingdon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, 30 days holiday
Posted: 14 days ago
Abingdon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Medical + Dental
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Berkshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago