The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mechatronics in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mechatronics over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mechatronics
Rank 879 926 885
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -41
Permanent jobs citing Mechatronics 20 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.005% 0.016%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.047% 0.013% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 13
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-26.66% -16.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
42661 47290 42709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.46% 39.83% 38.65%
Number of salaries quoted 33662 37337 34591
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Mechatronics
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mechatronics within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mechatronics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mechatronics
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mechatronics within the UK.

Mechatronics Salary Trend in the UK

Mechatronics
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mechatronics over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 within the UK.

Mechatronics Salary Histogram in the UK

Mechatronics
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mechatronics within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 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
(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 +47 20 £27,500 -26.66% 7
East of England +37 18 £27,500 -26.66% 4
Cambridgeshire +24 16 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Cambridge +24 15 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Suffolk - 2 £47,500 - 3
Stowmarket - 2 £47,500 -
Peterborough -3 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Oxfordshire - 1 £43,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
South East - 1 £43,000 - 1
South West - 1 £40,000 - 1

Mechatronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Mechatronics also 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 that cited Mechatronics.

1 25 (73.53%) Degree
2 24 (70.59%) C
3 23 (67.65%) C++
4 22 (64.71%) Software Engineering
5 21 (61.76%) Robotics
5 21 (61.76%) Computer Science
6 19 (55.88%) OO
7 18 (52.94%) OOD
8 11 (32.35%) Electronics
9 7 (20.59%) Signal Processing
9 7 (20.59%) Embedded Systems
9 7 (20.59%) Algorithms
10 5 (14.71%) Automotive
10 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
10 5 (14.71%) MathWorks
10 5 (14.71%) MATLAB
10 5 (14.71%) Simulink
11 4 (11.76%) Python
11 4 (11.76%) Device Driver
11 4 (11.76%) CANoe
11 4 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (11.76%) Image Processing
12 3 (8.82%) Retail
12 3 (8.82%) Atmel
12 3 (8.82%) Physics
12 3 (8.82%) CAN bus
12 3 (8.82%) Games
12 3 (8.82%) Embedded C
12 3 (8.82%) Firmware
13 2 (5.88%) Internet

Mechatronics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Mechatronics also 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 that cited Mechatronics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) Kinematics
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Simulink
2 1 (2.94%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) CANoe
2 1 (2.94%) ClearCase
General
1 11 (32.35%) Electronics
2 5 (14.71%) Automotive
2 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.82%) Games
3 3 (8.82%) Retail
4 2 (5.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) German Language
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Software Engineer
2 21 (61.76%) Graduate
2 21 (61.76%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Electronics Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Designer
5 3 (8.82%) Hardware Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (61.76%) Robotics
1 21 (61.76%) Computer Science
2 7 (20.59%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (20.59%) Algorithms
3 4 (11.76%) Device Driver
4 3 (8.82%) CAN bus
4 3 (8.82%) Physics
5 2 (5.88%) Internet of Things
6 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.94%) Augmented Reality
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Software Engineering
2 19 (55.88%) OO
3 18 (52.94%) OOD
4 7 (20.59%) Signal Processing
5 4 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (11.76%) Image Processing
6 2 (5.88%) Software Architecture
7 1 (2.94%) Validation
7 1 (2.94%) Web Development
7 1 (2.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) C
2 23 (67.65%) C++
3 5 (14.71%) MATLAB
4 4 (11.76%) Python
5 3 (8.82%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.88%) Java
7 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.94%) C#
7 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (73.53%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) MathWorks
2 3 (8.82%) Atmel
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