The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Mechanical Design Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mechanical Design Engineer
Rank 921 946 988
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Mechanical Design Engineer 15 29 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.026% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.027% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 10
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94361 106979 116217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.46% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79501 88148 95129
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Mechanical Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Mechanical Design Engineer in the job title.

Mechanical Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mechanical Design Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mechanical Design Engineer within the UK.

Mechanical Design Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Mechanical Design Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mechanical Design Engineer over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 within the UK.

Mechanical Design Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Mechanical Design Engineer
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mechanical Design Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +28 15 £40,000 +14.28% 5
West Midlands - 9 £40,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £39,000 -
Yorkshire - 4 £39,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 3 - -
East of England +21 2 - - 1
Cambridge +4 2 - - 1
Cambridgeshire -1 2 - - 1
Dudley - 2 £41,250 -
Warwickshire - 2 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £37,500 -
Leeds - 2 £45,000 -
Lichfield - 1 - -
Halifax - 1 £35,000 -

Mechanical Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Mechanical Design Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Mechanical Design Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (76.19%) Degree
2 13 (61.90%) SOLIDWORKS
3 12 (57.14%) CAD
4 8 (38.10%) Manufacturing
4 8 (38.10%) Electronics
5 7 (33.33%) HNC
6 6 (28.57%) HND
6 6 (28.57%) Marketing
7 5 (23.81%) Finite Element Analysis
7 5 (23.81%) AutoCAD
7 5 (23.81%) EMC
8 3 (14.29%) Finance
8 3 (14.29%) Validation
8 3 (14.29%) Project Management
8 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
9 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
9 2 (9.52%) 3D Modelling
9 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
9 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (9.52%) PTC Creo
9 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
9 2 (9.52%) CAE
10 1 (4.76%) Automotive
10 1 (4.76%) Autodesk
10 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
10 1 (4.76%) MS Office
10 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
10 1 (4.76%) Adobe
10 1 (4.76%) CATIA

Mechanical Design Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 13 (61.90%) SOLIDWORKS
2 5 (23.81%) AutoCAD
3 2 (9.52%) PTC Creo
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (4.76%) CATIA
4 1 (4.76%) MS Office
4 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
4 1 (4.76%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
General
1 8 (38.10%) Electronics
1 8 (38.10%) Manufacturing
2 6 (28.57%) Marketing
3 3 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) CAD
2 5 (23.81%) Finite Element Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Validation
4 2 (9.52%) 3D Modelling
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) CAE
4 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Prototyping
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) Degree
2 7 (33.33%) HNC
3 6 (28.57%) HND
4 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) EMC
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe
2 1 (4.76%) Autodesk
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-38K + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k, pro rata
Posted: 14 days ago
Farnborough
Huxley
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension
Posted: 24 days ago