The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mechanical Design Engineer
Rank 880 862 876
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Mechanical Design Engineer 16 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.006% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.007% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 2
Average salary £38,750 £47,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.42% +16.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £47,500 £38,150
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £59,500 £43,350
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +26.66%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110132 102981 111649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.41% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 90172 85675 95884
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mechanical Design Engineer over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mechanical Design Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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 -8 15 £38,750 -18.42% 17
East of England - 4 £42,500 - 5
Hertfordshire - 4 £42,500 -
South East -11 3 £36,000 -24.21%
South West - 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 £37,500 - 2
Coventry - 2 £37,500 -
St Albans - 2 £42,500 -
North West +4 1 - - 3
Hampshire -3 1 £40,000 -15.78%
London -37 1 £65,000 -3.70% 2
Southport - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Surrey - 1 £28,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Weymouth - 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £36,000 -
Dorset - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Doncaster - 1 £42,500 -
Letchworth - 1 £25,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 - - 1
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - - 1

Mechanical Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 28 (56.00%) CAD
2 22 (44.00%) Manufacturing
2 22 (44.00%) Degree
3 21 (42.00%) SolidWorks
4 16 (32.00%) Finite Element Analysis
5 12 (24.00%) Security Cleared
6 11 (22.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 9 (18.00%) Automotive
7 9 (18.00%) CATIA
7 9 (18.00%) Electronics
8 8 (16.00%) AutoCAD
9 7 (14.00%) Aerospace
9 7 (14.00%) Stress Analysis
10 5 (10.00%) Logistics
10 5 (10.00%) ANSYS
11 4 (8.00%) Robotics
11 4 (8.00%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (8.00%) Autodesk
11 4 (8.00%) Project Management
11 4 (8.00%) HNC
11 4 (8.00%) HND
11 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
12 3 (6.00%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (4.00%) Military
13 2 (4.00%) EMC
13 2 (4.00%) MS Project
13 2 (4.00%) MS Office
13 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
13 2 (4.00%) ISO 9001
13 2 (4.00%) Six Sigma

Mechanical Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 11 (22.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 9 (18.00%) CATIA
3 8 (16.00%) AutoCAD
4 4 (8.00%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (4.00%) MS Project
5 2 (4.00%) MS Office
5 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) 802.11
1 1 (2.00%) Wireless
1 1 (2.00%) LTE
General
1 22 (44.00%) Manufacturing
2 9 (18.00%) Automotive
2 9 (18.00%) Electronics
3 7 (14.00%) Aerospace
4 3 (6.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (4.00%) Military
6 1 (2.00%) Avionics
6 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Robotics
2 2 (4.00%) Mechatronics
2 2 (4.00%) Ergonomics
3 1 (2.00%) FMCG
3 1 (2.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) CAD
2 16 (32.00%) Finite Element Analysis
3 7 (14.00%) Stress Analysis
4 5 (10.00%) Logistics
5 4 (8.00%) Project Management
6 2 (4.00%) Six Sigma
6 2 (4.00%) 3D Modelling
7 1 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.00%) Time Management
7 1 (2.00%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.00%) CAE
7 1 (2.00%) PDM
7 1 (2.00%) Data Management
7 1 (2.00%) Data Analysis
Qualifications
1 22 (44.00%) Degree
2 12 (24.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.00%) HNC
3 4 (8.00%) HND
4 2 (4.00%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 21 (42.00%) SolidWorks
2 5 (10.00%) ANSYS
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.00%) Autodesk
4 2 (4.00%) EMC
5 1 (2.00%) Siemens
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Romford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa
Huxley Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Proteus Europe
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £350000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Northumberland
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
DP Connect
Salary: £60000 per annum + Bonus, pension, medical+more
Posted: 21 days ago