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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mechanical Engineer
Rank 432 430 437
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Mechanical Engineer 14 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.065% 0.014% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.015% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 1
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
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
20486 20531 21455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.71% 95.03% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16180 16932 18369
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 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 22 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
Berkshire - 5 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire - 5 - - 2
Hampshire -3 3 £40,000 -8.57% 4
Mechanical Engineer
England

Mechanical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 19 (82.61%) CAD
2 15 (65.22%) Degree
3 8 (34.78%) AutoCAD
4 6 (26.09%) Project Management
4 6 (26.09%) SolidWorks
4 6 (26.09%) Solid Edge
4 6 (26.09%) 3D Modelling
5 5 (21.74%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 4 (17.39%) Finite Element Analysis
6 4 (17.39%) PLM
6 4 (17.39%) Windchill
6 4 (17.39%) HND
6 4 (17.39%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (17.39%) Project Planning
7 3 (13.04%) Hazard Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Chartered Engineer
7 3 (13.04%) HNC
7 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
7 3 (13.04%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (8.70%) Statistics
8 2 (8.70%) Minitab
8 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (8.70%) Aerospace
8 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
8 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
9 1 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (4.35%) Revit
9 1 (4.35%) Avionics
9 1 (4.35%) Stress Analysis
9 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 8 (34.78%) AutoCAD
2 6 (26.09%) Solid Edge
3 5 (21.74%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 4 (17.39%) Windchill
5 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
6 1 (4.35%) Revit
6 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (4.35%) MS Office
General
1 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.35%) Avionics
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Statistics
2 1 (4.35%) Robotics
2 1 (4.35%) Mechatronics
2 1 (4.35%) Human Factors
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) CAD
2 6 (26.09%) Project Management
2 6 (26.09%) 3D Modelling
3 4 (17.39%) Finite Element Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) PLM
3 4 (17.39%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) Project Planning
4 3 (13.04%) Hazard Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (4.35%) Stress Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma
5 1 (4.35%) Regression Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Requirements Management
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) HND
3 3 (13.04%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) HNC
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (4.35%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) SolidWorks
2 2 (8.70%) Minitab
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Autodesk
3 1 (4.35%) Google
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