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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mechanical Design Engineer
Rank 889 881 873
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Mechanical Design Engineer 15 39 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.033% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.034% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 7 28 4
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,050 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £45,000 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -16.66%

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
104512 113471 104451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.62% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85520 92371 86950
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 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 5 May 2015. 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
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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 +24 15 £39,000 +4.00% 17
East of England +17 8 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Suffolk - 7 - - 2
Stowmarket - 7 - - 1
South East +17 4 £35,000 -17.64% 7
Buckinghamshire +3 2 £35,000 -2.77% 1
Berkshire - 2 £40,000 - 2
Hungerford - 2 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire +9 1 £45,000 +5.88%
East Midlands +7 1 £39,000 +14.70% 1
Dorset +1 1 £43,500 -
South West -11 1 £43,500 +16.00% 3
North West - 1 £37,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £37,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £39,000 -
Blackburn - 1 £37,500 -
Daventry - 1 £39,000 -
Ely - 1 £45,000 -

Mechanical Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 26 (83.87%) CAD
2 22 (70.97%) Manufacturing
3 19 (61.29%) Degree
4 12 (38.71%) PTC Creo
4 12 (38.71%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 12 (38.71%) Electronics
5 9 (29.03%) Legal
6 8 (25.81%) SOLIDWORKS
7 7 (22.58%) Finite Element Analysis
8 6 (19.35%) Games
8 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
8 6 (19.35%) MS Office
9 5 (16.13%) Finance
9 5 (16.13%) Aerospace
9 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
9 5 (16.13%) Autodesk
9 5 (16.13%) CATIA
10 4 (12.90%) Document Management
10 4 (12.90%) AutoCAD
10 4 (12.90%) ISO 9001
10 4 (12.90%) HNC
10 4 (12.90%) HND
10 4 (12.90%) QA
10 4 (12.90%) Robotics
10 4 (12.90%) Avionics
10 4 (12.90%) Stress Analysis
11 3 (9.68%) Change Control
11 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
11 3 (9.68%) Automotive
12 2 (6.45%) MS Project

Mechanical Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 12 (38.71%) PTC Creo
1 12 (38.71%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 8 (25.81%) SOLIDWORKS
3 6 (19.35%) MS Office
4 5 (16.13%) CATIA
5 4 (12.90%) AutoCAD
6 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
7 2 (6.45%) MS Project
7 2 (6.45%) Siemens NX
7 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 22 (70.97%) Manufacturing
2 12 (38.71%) Electronics
3 9 (29.03%) Legal
4 6 (19.35%) Games
5 5 (16.13%) Finance
5 5 (16.13%) Aerospace
6 4 (12.90%) Avionics
7 3 (9.68%) Automotive
8 1 (3.23%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Robotics
2 2 (6.45%) Ergonomics
3 1 (3.23%) Physics
3 1 (3.23%) Chemistry
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) CAD
2 7 (22.58%) Finite Element Analysis
3 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
4 4 (12.90%) Document Management
4 4 (12.90%) Stress Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Change Control
6 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Industrial Design
6 2 (6.45%) Six Sigma
6 2 (6.45%) Validation
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.45%) Rapid Prototyping
6 2 (6.45%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) 3D Modelling
7 1 (3.23%) Digital Signal Processing
7 1 (3.23%) Signal Processing
7 1 (3.23%) CAE
7 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) HNC
2 4 (12.90%) HND
3 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) ISO 9001
1 4 (12.90%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
1 5 (16.13%) Autodesk
2 2 (6.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) EMC
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Flexible, Competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingswinford, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 38,000 - 43,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35k - £45k+ Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, life cover, bonus, 25 day holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, life cover, bonus, 25 day holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bath
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Basingstoke
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Basingstoke
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
West Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago