The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mechanical Engineer
Rank 442 434 426
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Mechanical Engineer 9 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.037% 0.018% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.019% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 10
Average salary £40,000 £38,325 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.37% +11.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,665 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £41,841 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22768 21308 23387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 94.93% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18193 17655 20251
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Mechanical Engineer
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Surrey +2 5 £32,500 - 2
Oxfordshire -11 1 £40,000 -1.28% 2
East Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
Mechanical Engineer
England

Mechanical Engineer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (61.11%) Degree
2 10 (55.56%) CAD
2 10 (55.56%) SolidWorks
3 9 (50.00%) Finite Element Analysis
4 6 (33.33%) CATIA
5 5 (27.78%) Aerospace
5 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
5 5 (27.78%) ANSYS
6 3 (16.67%) Electronics
6 3 (16.67%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 2 (11.11%) Automotive
7 2 (11.11%) Physics
7 2 (11.11%) Solid Edge
8 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
8 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
8 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (33.33%) CATIA
2 3 (16.67%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 2 (11.11%) Solid Edge
General
1 5 (27.78%) Aerospace
1 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
2 3 (16.67%) Electronics
3 2 (11.11%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) CAD
2 9 (50.00%) Finite Element Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
3 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) SolidWorks
2 5 (27.78%) ANSYS
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