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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mechatronics
Rank 921 921 929
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Mechatronics 14 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.015% 0.008%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.033% 0.037% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 8
Average salary £42,500 £33,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.78% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £33,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+28.78% -40.00%

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
43044 42819 42980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.50% 40.22% 40.84%
Number of salaries quoted 34487 34634 33452
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016 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 12 February 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
(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 +13 9 £45,000 +36.36% 9
South West - 3 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands -16 2 £47,500 +23.37%
North West - 2 £42,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £42,500 -
Bristol - 2 £45,000 -
Dudley - 2 £47,500 -
East of England -9 1 £52,500 +90.90% 8
Suffolk -12 1 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Warrington - 1 £37,500 -
London - 1 £42,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £42,500 - 1

Mechatronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 16 (72.73%) Degree
2 13 (59.09%) Robotics
3 11 (50.00%) C++
4 10 (45.45%) Embedded Systems
5 9 (40.91%) C
6 7 (31.82%) Electronics
7 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
7 5 (22.73%) Signal Processing
8 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
8 4 (18.18%) LabVIEW
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
9 3 (13.64%) OOP
9 3 (13.64%) OO
9 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
9 3 (13.64%) Physics
10 2 (9.09%) ANSYS
10 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
10 2 (9.09%) Finite Element Analysis
10 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
10 2 (9.09%) Arduino
10 2 (9.09%) 3D Modelling
10 2 (9.09%) MS Project
10 2 (9.09%) PhD
10 2 (9.09%) OOD
10 2 (9.09%) Firmware
10 2 (9.09%) Internet
10 2 (9.09%) CAD
10 2 (9.09%) AutoCAD
10 2 (9.09%) Project Management
10 2 (9.09%) Automotive

Mechatronics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) AutoCAD
1 2 (9.09%) MS Project
1 2 (9.09%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) LabVIEW
General
1 7 (31.82%) Electronics
2 2 (9.09%) Automotive
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Automation Engineer
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Graduate
2 6 (27.27%) Graduate Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Embedded Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Embedded Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Mechanical Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Technician
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Design Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Development Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Hardware Design Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Robotics
2 10 (45.45%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 3 (13.64%) Physics
5 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (9.09%) Arduino
5 2 (9.09%) Internet of Things
5 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 2 (9.09%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (4.55%) 3D Printing
6 1 (4.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (4.55%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
1 5 (22.73%) Signal Processing
2 3 (13.64%) OO
2 3 (13.64%) OOP
2 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.09%) 3D Modelling
3 2 (9.09%) CAD
3 2 (9.09%) Finite Element Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
3 2 (9.09%) OOD
3 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.55%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) C++
2 9 (40.91%) C
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) MATLAB
3 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) PhD
3 1 (4.55%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) ANSYS
3 1 (4.55%) Altera
3 1 (4.55%) EMC
3 1 (4.55%) HP
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