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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mechanical Design Engineer
Rank 888 907 944
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Mechanical Design Engineer 22 59 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.054% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.056% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 20
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -12.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £26,100 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £37,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -12.25%

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
91699 105420 108853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76674 87821 88006
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 2016 within the UK.

Mechanical Design Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Mechanical Design Engineer
Top 27 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 28 September 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 +12 21 £35,000 +1.44% 13
West Midlands -2 11 £35,000 +32.07% 1
Coventry - 5 £36,000 -
South East +34 3 £38,500 +10.00% 7
Yorkshire +18 3 - - 1
West Yorkshire +19 2 - - 1
Worcestershire +13 2 £31,500 +18.86%
South West -14 2 £40,250 - 1
Birmingham - 2 £37,500 -
Redditch - 2 £31,500 -
Berkshire +26 1 £34,000 -2.85%
Surrey +24 1 £47,500 - 3
Dorset +16 1 £47,500 -
Reading +16 1 £34,000 -2.85%
East of England +11 1 £41,500 +30.70% 1
East Midlands -1 1 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Oxfordshire -8 1 £38,500 +10.00% 2
Gloucestershire - 1 £33,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £29,000 -
Wednesbury - 1 £35,000 -
Weymouth - 1 £47,500 -
Gloucester - 1 £33,000 -
Tring - 1 £41,500 -
Weybridge - 1 £47,500 - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Rutland - 1 £30,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £41,500 -

Mechanical Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 24 (64.86%) Degree
2 22 (59.46%) SOLIDWORKS
3 21 (56.76%) CAD
4 18 (48.65%) Manufacturing
5 12 (32.43%) Electronics
6 10 (27.03%) HND
7 9 (24.32%) HNC
8 7 (18.92%) Finite Element Analysis
8 7 (18.92%) EMC
8 7 (18.92%) Validation
9 6 (16.22%) Marketing
10 5 (13.51%) Project Management
10 5 (13.51%) AutoCAD
10 5 (13.51%) Prototyping
11 4 (10.81%) Finance
11 4 (10.81%) 3D Modelling
11 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
12 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
12 3 (8.11%) CAE
12 3 (8.11%) Software Testing
12 3 (8.11%) PTC Creo
13 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
13 2 (5.41%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
13 2 (5.41%) Feasibility Study
13 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
13 2 (5.41%) Quality Management
13 2 (5.41%) QMS
13 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
13 2 (5.41%) Business Development

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 22 (59.46%) SOLIDWORKS
2 5 (13.51%) AutoCAD
3 3 (8.11%) PTC Creo
4 2 (5.41%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (2.70%) CATIA
5 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
5 1 (2.70%) MS Office
5 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
5 1 (2.70%) Solid Edge
5 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Broadband
1 1 (2.70%) DSL
1 1 (2.70%) LTE
1 1 (2.70%) Wireless
1 1 (2.70%) xDSL
General
1 18 (48.65%) Manufacturing
2 12 (32.43%) Electronics
3 6 (16.22%) Marketing
4 4 (10.81%) Finance
5 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.70%) Automotive
6 1 (2.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
1 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) 3D Printing
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.70%) Mechatronics
2 1 (2.70%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) CAD
2 7 (18.92%) Finite Element Analysis
2 7 (18.92%) Validation
3 5 (13.51%) Project Management
3 5 (13.51%) Prototyping
4 4 (10.81%) 3D Modelling
4 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.11%) CAE
5 3 (8.11%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.41%) Business Development
6 2 (5.41%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
6 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.41%) Feasibility Study
6 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.41%) QMS
6 2 (5.41%) Quality Management
7 1 (2.70%) Coaching
7 1 (2.70%) Gantt Chart
7 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) C#
1 1 (2.70%) C++
1 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (64.86%) Degree
2 10 (27.03%) HND
3 9 (24.32%) HNC
4 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) EMC
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) PTC
2 1 (2.70%) SAP
Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bicester, Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Byfleet, Surrey
ISL
Salary: £33000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Huxley
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Suffolk, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k
Posted: 22 days ago
Weybridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago