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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mechanical Design Engineer
UK
Rank 834 941 931
Rank change year-on-year
+107 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Mechanical Design Engineer 18 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.008% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.008% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 16
Median salary £38,000 £36,250 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.82% -5.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,250 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £36,250 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -5.22%

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
79912 98784 103035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66327 82822 84904
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Top 20 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 26 February 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 +106 18 £38,000 +4.82% 10
West Midlands +38 6 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Yorkshire +38 6 £38,000 +26.66%
North West - 5 £36,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £38,000 -
South Yorkshire +10 3 £38,000 +26.66%
Coventry - 3 £32,500 -
Sheffield +12 2 - -
Worcestershire -6 2 £38,500 +10.00% 2
Manchester - 2 £40,000 -
Worcester - 2 £38,500 - 1
South East - 1 - - 3
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 1
Lancashire - 1 £35,000 -
Walsall - 1 - -
Wakefield - 1 £38,000 -
Barnsley - 1 £38,000 -
Leeds - 1 - -
Huddersfield - 1 £38,000 -
Dewsbury - 1 £40,000 -

Mechanical Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 25 (58.14%) CAD
2 24 (55.81%) Degree
3 23 (53.49%) Manufacturing
4 18 (41.86%) HND
5 17 (39.53%) SOLIDWORKS
6 14 (32.56%) HNC
6 14 (32.56%) Autodesk Inventor
7 10 (23.26%) Finite Element Analysis
8 8 (18.60%) Prototyping
9 6 (13.95%) Autodesk
10 5 (11.63%) AutoCAD
10 5 (11.63%) Finance
10 5 (11.63%) Siemens
10 5 (11.63%) Siemens NX
10 5 (11.63%) PTC Creo
11 4 (9.30%) 3D Modelling
11 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (9.30%) Customer Requirements
11 4 (9.30%) Pro/ENGINEER
11 4 (9.30%) Automotive
12 3 (6.98%) ISO 9001
12 3 (6.98%) MS Office
12 3 (6.98%) CAE
12 3 (6.98%) Solid Edge
13 2 (4.65%) Change Control
13 2 (4.65%) Robotics
13 2 (4.65%) QA
13 2 (4.65%) QMS
13 2 (4.65%) Windchill
13 2 (4.65%) LTE

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 17 (39.53%) SOLIDWORKS
2 14 (32.56%) Autodesk Inventor
3 5 (11.63%) AutoCAD
3 5 (11.63%) PTC Creo
3 5 (11.63%) Siemens NX
4 4 (9.30%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 3 (6.98%) MS Office
5 3 (6.98%) Solid Edge
6 2 (4.65%) Windchill
7 1 (2.33%) CATIA
7 1 (2.33%) Mathcad
7 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) LTE
1 2 (4.65%) Wireless
General
1 23 (53.49%) Manufacturing
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 4 (9.30%) Automotive
4 2 (4.65%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.65%) Billing
4 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.33%) Electronics
5 1 (2.33%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Robotics
3 1 (2.33%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) CAD
2 10 (23.26%) Finite Element Analysis
3 8 (18.60%) Prototyping
4 4 (9.30%) 3D Modelling
4 4 (9.30%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (6.98%) CAE
6 2 (4.65%) Business Development
6 2 (4.65%) Change Control
6 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.65%) Project Management
6 2 (4.65%) QMS
6 2 (4.65%) Quality Management
6 2 (4.65%) Resource Allocation
6 2 (4.65%) Validation
7 1 (2.33%) Benchmarking
7 1 (2.33%) Data Management
7 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 24 (55.81%) Degree
2 18 (41.86%) HND
3 14 (32.56%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.65%) QA
3 1 (2.33%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Autodesk
2 5 (11.63%) Siemens
3 2 (4.65%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) ANSYS
4 1 (2.33%) PTC
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