The table below looks at the statistics for the Mechanical Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mechanical Design Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mechanical Design Engineer
Rank 939 922 939
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Mechanical Design Engineer 9 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.019% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.019% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 11
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £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
97345 102801 101131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.11% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 81678 85210 81441
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Mechanical Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mechanical Design Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +16 9 £35,000 -6.66% 15
East Midlands +5 4 - - 3
Wellingborough - 4 - -
Northamptonshire - 4 - -
West Midlands - 3 £35,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 2 £32,750 -
Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 - 3
Dorset - 1 £37,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £30,000 - 2
Droitwich - 1 £35,000 -
Worcester - 1 £30,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 - 2
South West - 1 £37,500 -

Mechanical Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Mechanical Design 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 Design Engineer in their job title.

1 53 (71.62%) CAD
2 42 (56.76%) SOLIDWORKS
3 30 (40.54%) Manufacturing
4 25 (33.78%) Degree
5 15 (20.27%) AutoCAD
6 13 (17.57%) HNC
6 13 (17.57%) HND
6 13 (17.57%) Aerospace
7 11 (14.86%) Finite Element Analysis
7 11 (14.86%) PTC Creo
8 9 (12.16%) 3D Modelling
9 5 (6.76%) Robotics
9 5 (6.76%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 5 (6.76%) Automotive
10 4 (5.41%) Windchill
10 4 (5.41%) PDM
11 3 (4.05%) Siemens NX
11 3 (4.05%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (4.05%) Solid Edge
11 3 (4.05%) PTC
11 3 (4.05%) Data Management
11 3 (4.05%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (4.05%) SC Cleared
11 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
11 3 (4.05%) Project Management
11 3 (4.05%) Validation
12 2 (2.70%) Electronics
12 2 (2.70%) PhD
13 1 (1.35%) SAP Business One
13 1 (1.35%) Stress Analysis

Mechanical Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Mechanical Design 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 Design Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 42 (56.76%) SOLIDWORKS
2 15 (20.27%) AutoCAD
3 11 (14.86%) PTC Creo
4 5 (6.76%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 4 (5.41%) Windchill
6 3 (4.05%) Siemens NX
6 3 (4.05%) Solid Edge
7 1 (1.35%) CATIA
7 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP Business One
General
1 30 (40.54%) Manufacturing
2 13 (17.57%) Aerospace
3 5 (6.76%) Automotive
4 2 (2.70%) Electronics
5 1 (1.35%) Billing
5 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.76%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (71.62%) CAD
2 11 (14.86%) Finite Element Analysis
3 9 (12.16%) 3D Modelling
4 4 (5.41%) PDM
5 3 (4.05%) Data Management
5 3 (4.05%) Project Management
5 3 (4.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (4.05%) Validation
6 1 (1.35%) Stress Analysis
Qualifications
1 25 (33.78%) Degree
2 13 (17.57%) HNC
2 13 (17.57%) HND
3 3 (4.05%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (4.05%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.70%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (4.05%) PTC
2 1 (1.35%) Autodesk
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.35%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier Engineering
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Derbyshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Premier Engineering
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: Market related
Posted: 14 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Huxley
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 26 days ago