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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mechanical Design Engineer
Rank 857 929 959
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Mechanical Design Engineer 25 35 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.033% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.034% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 10
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 £30,600 £28,850 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,000 £48,200
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
86446 102226 109753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.57% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71817 85217 90858
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 2016 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 10 December 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 +50 24 £35,000 -3.44% 13
West Midlands -9 9 £35,000 -4.10% 1
South East +64 5 £47,500 +58.33% 6
Yorkshire - 4 - - 2
East of England +14 3 £32,000 -28.88% 2
Cambridgeshire +2 3 £32,000 -28.88% 1
Worcestershire -6 3 £31,500 +3.27% 1
North West -15 3 £30,000 -11.76% 1
Coventry - 3 £37,500 -
Sheffield - 3 - - 1
South Yorkshire - 3 - - 2
Lancashire - 3 £30,000 - 1
Ely -1 2 - -
Weybridge - 2 £47,500 - 1
Redditch - 2 £31,500 - 1
Surrey - 2 £47,500 - 1
Berkshire +53 1 - -
Oxfordshire +32 1 - - 4
Reading +28 1 - -
Worcester -4 1 - -
Birmingham -14 1 - -
Walsall - 1 £33,500 -
Wednesbury - 1 £35,000 -
Wales - 1 £31,500 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £36,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £32,000 - 1
Deeside - 1 £31,500 -
North Wales - 1 £31,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £36,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 - -

Mechanical Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 25 (59.52%) SOLIDWORKS
2 24 (57.14%) CAD
3 22 (52.38%) Degree
4 20 (47.62%) Manufacturing
5 11 (26.19%) HNC
5 11 (26.19%) HND
6 7 (16.67%) Prototyping
7 6 (14.29%) Finite Element Analysis
7 6 (14.29%) Validation
8 4 (9.52%) Electronics
8 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
8 4 (9.52%) Finance
8 4 (9.52%) 3D Modelling
8 4 (9.52%) PTC Creo
9 3 (7.14%) QMS
9 3 (7.14%) Siemens NX
9 3 (7.14%) Business Development
9 3 (7.14%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 3 (7.14%) Project Management
9 3 (7.14%) Quality Management
9 3 (7.14%) Automotive
9 3 (7.14%) AutoCAD
9 3 (7.14%) Siemens
10 2 (4.76%) CAE
10 2 (4.76%) EMC
10 2 (4.76%) Wireless
10 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.76%) PTC
10 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills

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 25 (59.52%) SOLIDWORKS
2 4 (9.52%) PTC Creo
3 3 (7.14%) AutoCAD
3 3 (7.14%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 3 (7.14%) Siemens NX
4 2 (4.76%) Solid Edge
5 1 (2.38%) CATIA
5 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
5 1 (2.38%) MS Office
5 1 (2.38%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) LTE
1 2 (4.76%) Wireless
2 1 (2.38%) Broadband
2 1 (2.38%) DSL
2 1 (2.38%) xDSL
General
1 20 (47.62%) Manufacturing
2 4 (9.52%) Electronics
2 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.14%) Automotive
4 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
1 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) 3D Printing
2 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.38%) Mechatronics
2 1 (2.38%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) CAD
2 7 (16.67%) Prototyping
3 6 (14.29%) Finite Element Analysis
3 6 (14.29%) Validation
4 4 (9.52%) 3D Modelling
5 3 (7.14%) Business Development
5 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.14%) Project Management
5 3 (7.14%) QMS
5 3 (7.14%) Quality Management
6 2 (4.76%) CAE
6 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.38%) Benchmarking
7 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.38%) Data Management
7 1 (2.38%) Industrial Design
7 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing Engineering
7 1 (2.38%) OO
7 1 (2.38%) PDM
7 1 (2.38%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) C#
1 1 (2.38%) C++
1 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (52.38%) Degree
2 11 (26.19%) HNC
2 11 (26.19%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO 9000
1 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Siemens
2 2 (4.76%) EMC
2 2 (4.76%) PTC
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) SAP
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 38,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k+ plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive + Pension + BUPA
Posted: 4 days ago
Weybridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Accrington, Lancashire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Diamond Light Source
Posted: 8 days ago
West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Huxley
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 23 days holiday
Posted: 9 days ago