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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mechanical Design Engineer
UK
Rank 835 900 934
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Mechanical Design Engineer 23 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.020% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.021% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 13
Median salary £35,000 £36,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,000 £47,600
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%

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
81076 94889 99493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67322 79646 82693
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017 within the UK.

Mechanical Design Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Mechanical Design Engineer
Top 30 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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +51 22 £35,750 -1.37% 6
West Midlands +5 7 £33,500 -4.28% 1
Yorkshire +30 6 £38,000 +26.66%
South Yorkshire +8 6 £38,000 +26.66%
Sheffield +8 5 - -
North West - 4 £32,500 - 2
South East +70 3 £36,500 +46.00%
Lancashire - 3 £30,000 -
East of England +13 2 £32,000 -28.88% 1
Cambridgeshire +5 2 £32,000 -28.88%
Worcestershire -7 2 £31,500 -3.81%
Coventry - 2 £37,500 - 1
Walsall - 2 £33,500 -
Oxfordshire +31 1 - -
Birmingham +1 1 - -
Ely -1 1 - -
Worcester -12 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £38,000 -
Flintshire - 1 £31,500 -
Manchester - 1 £40,000 - 1
West Sussex - 1 £36,500 -
North Wales - 1 £31,500 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Deeside - 1 £31,500 -
Barnsley - 1 £38,000 -
Reading - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £32,000 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £36,500 -
Huddersfield - 1 £38,000 -
Wakefield - 1 £38,000 -

Mechanical Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 (58.54%) Degree
1 24 (58.54%) CAD
2 22 (53.66%) SOLIDWORKS
3 20 (48.78%) Manufacturing
4 14 (34.15%) HNC
4 14 (34.15%) HND
5 10 (24.39%) Prototyping
6 9 (21.95%) Finite Element Analysis
7 6 (14.63%) Finance
8 5 (12.20%) Validation
8 5 (12.20%) Siemens
8 5 (12.20%) Siemens NX
9 4 (9.76%) PTC Creo
9 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
10 3 (7.32%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 3 (7.32%) Automotive
10 3 (7.32%) Electronics
10 3 (7.32%) AutoCAD
10 3 (7.32%) 3D Modelling
10 3 (7.32%) Business Development
10 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (4.88%) Windchill
11 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.88%) QMS
11 2 (4.88%) LTE
11 2 (4.88%) Solid Edge
11 2 (4.88%) CAE
11 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
11 2 (4.88%) MS Office
11 2 (4.88%) EMC

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 (53.66%) SOLIDWORKS
2 5 (12.20%) Siemens NX
3 4 (9.76%) PTC Creo
4 3 (7.32%) AutoCAD
4 3 (7.32%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 2 (4.88%) MS Office
5 2 (4.88%) Solid Edge
5 2 (4.88%) Windchill
6 1 (2.44%) CATIA
6 1 (2.44%) Mathcad
6 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) LTE
1 2 (4.88%) Wireless
2 1 (2.44%) Broadband
2 1 (2.44%) DSL
2 1 (2.44%) xDSL
General
1 20 (48.78%) Manufacturing
2 6 (14.63%) Finance
3 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.32%) Automotive
4 3 (7.32%) Electronics
5 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.44%) Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.44%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) 3D Printing
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.44%) Mechatronics
2 1 (2.44%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) CAD
2 10 (24.39%) Prototyping
3 9 (21.95%) Finite Element Analysis
4 5 (12.20%) Validation
5 3 (7.32%) 3D Modelling
5 3 (7.32%) Business Development
6 2 (4.88%) CAE
6 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.88%) Project Management
6 2 (4.88%) QMS
6 2 (4.88%) Quality Management
6 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.44%) Benchmarking
7 1 (2.44%) Change Control
7 1 (2.44%) Data Management
7 1 (2.44%) Industrial Design
7 1 (2.44%) OO
7 1 (2.44%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (2.44%) Resource Allocation
7 1 (2.44%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) C#
1 1 (2.44%) C++
1 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (58.54%) Degree
2 14 (34.15%) HNC
2 14 (34.15%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) ISO 9000
1 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Siemens
2 2 (4.88%) EMC
3 1 (2.44%) ANSYS
3 1 (2.44%) Autodesk
3 1 (2.44%) PTC
3 1 (2.44%) SAP
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