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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mechatronics
Rank 878 927 875
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -52
Permanent jobs citing Mechatronics 14 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.002% 0.005%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.032% 0.004% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 4
Average salary £44,000 £28,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.38% -48.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,500 £49,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £28,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £28,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+54.38% -48.18%

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
44233 46035 43813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.39% 39.35% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 35155 36206 35302
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,625 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Mechatronics Salary Histogram in the UK

Mechatronics
Top 12 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 31 July 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 +29 12 £42,750 +50.00% 6
East of England - 7 £45,000 - 5
South West - 3 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £40,000 -
Stowmarket - 3 £50,000 -
Suffolk - 3 £50,000 - 2
South East +2 2 £44,250 +55.26% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £44,250 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £36,250 - 4
Essex - 2 £40,000 - 1
Cambridge - 1 £27,500 - 3
Peterborough - 1 £45,000 -

Mechatronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 26 (76.47%) C
2 23 (67.65%) Degree
3 22 (64.71%) Software Engineering
4 21 (61.76%) C++
5 19 (55.88%) Robotics
6 17 (50.00%) Computer Science
7 16 (47.06%) Electronics
8 14 (41.18%) OO
9 13 (38.24%) OOD
10 7 (20.59%) Signal Processing
10 7 (20.59%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (17.65%) Device Driver
11 6 (17.65%) Python
12 5 (14.71%) PhD
12 5 (14.71%) Embedded C
12 5 (14.71%) Internet
12 5 (14.71%) Marketing
12 5 (14.71%) Internet of Things
12 5 (14.71%) Software Architecture
13 4 (11.76%) Physics
13 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
13 4 (11.76%) Firmware
13 4 (11.76%) Java
13 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
14 3 (8.82%) C#
14 3 (8.82%) Automotive
14 3 (8.82%) Wireless
14 3 (8.82%) Middleware
14 3 (8.82%) MATLAB
14 3 (8.82%) LabVIEW

Mechatronics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (8.82%) Kinematics
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.88%) Simulink
1 2 (5.88%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Internet
2 3 (8.82%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) LabVIEW
2 2 (5.88%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (47.06%) Electronics
2 5 (14.71%) Marketing
3 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
4 3 (8.82%) Automotive
5 1 (2.94%) Legal
5 1 (2.94%) German Language
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Software Engineer
2 16 (47.06%) Graduate
2 16 (47.06%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Technical Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) C++ Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Systems Developer
6 1 (2.94%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Middleware
2 1 (2.94%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (55.88%) Robotics
2 17 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (20.59%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (17.65%) Device Driver
5 5 (14.71%) Internet of Things
6 4 (11.76%) Physics
7 3 (8.82%) Algorithms
7 3 (8.82%) Visualisation
7 3 (8.82%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
9 1 (2.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Software Engineering
2 14 (41.18%) OO
3 13 (38.24%) OOD
4 7 (20.59%) Signal Processing
5 5 (14.71%) Software Architecture
6 3 (8.82%) Web Development
7 2 (5.88%) Validation
7 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.94%) Business Development
8 1 (2.94%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) C
2 21 (61.76%) C++
3 6 (17.65%) Python
4 5 (14.71%) Embedded C
5 4 (11.76%) Java
5 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.82%) MATLAB
6 3 (8.82%) Ruby
6 3 (8.82%) C#
7 2 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (67.65%) Degree
2 5 (14.71%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.88%) MathWorks
South East
Airbus
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + good benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Suffolk - commutable from Cambs / Essex
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + good benefits
Posted: 21 days ago