The table below looks at the statistics for the Mechanical Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mechanical Engineer
Rank - 220 224
Permanent jobs requiring a Mechanical Engineer 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.056% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.059% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5739 5093 5282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.21% 95.54% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4845 4336 4693
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 West

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

Mechanical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Mechanical Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Mechanical Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Mechanical Engineer
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) CAD
1 2 (100.00%) Autodesk
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (100.00%) CorelDRAW
1 2 (100.00%) Industrial Design
1 2 (100.00%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (100.00%) CorelDRAW
General
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CAD
1 2 (100.00%) Industrial Design
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Autodesk
Bristol
IntaPeople
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Somerset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Torquay
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago