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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mechatronics
Rank 852 915 874
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -41
Permanent jobs citing Mechatronics 21 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.003% 0.010%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.050% 0.008% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 10
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -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
41812 47629 43118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.58% 40.28% 39.45%
Number of salaries quoted 33090 38020 35068
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £27,523
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 29 May 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 29 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 +63 21 £30,000 -20.00% 3
East of England +34 16 £27,500 -26.66% 2
Cambridgeshire +21 13 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Cambridge +24 12 £27,500 -26.66% 1
South East - 3 £43,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £43,000 -
Suffolk - 3 £47,500 - 1
Stowmarket - 3 £47,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £40,000 -
South West - 2 £40,000 -
Peterborough - 1 £45,000 -

Mechatronics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 28 (71.79%) C
2 26 (66.67%) C++
2 26 (66.67%) Degree
3 25 (64.10%) Software Engineering
4 23 (58.97%) Robotics
5 22 (56.41%) Computer Science
6 20 (51.28%) OO
7 19 (48.72%) OOD
8 13 (33.33%) Electronics
9 8 (20.51%) Signal Processing
10 7 (17.95%) Embedded Systems
10 7 (17.95%) Algorithms
11 6 (15.38%) Manufacturing
11 6 (15.38%) Python
12 5 (12.82%) MathWorks
12 5 (12.82%) MATLAB
12 5 (12.82%) Simulink
12 5 (12.82%) Automotive
12 5 (12.82%) Device Driver
13 4 (10.26%) Image Processing
13 4 (10.26%) CANoe
13 4 (10.26%) Kalman Filter
13 4 (10.26%) Embedded C
13 4 (10.26%) Java
14 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
14 3 (7.69%) C#
14 3 (7.69%) PhD
14 3 (7.69%) Firmware
14 3 (7.69%) Internet
14 3 (7.69%) Middleware

Mechatronics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (7.69%) Kinematics
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Simulink
2 1 (2.56%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (5.13%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) CANoe
2 1 (2.56%) ClearCase
General
1 13 (33.33%) Electronics
2 6 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 5 (12.82%) Automotive
4 3 (7.69%) Games
4 3 (7.69%) Retail
4 3 (7.69%) Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) German Language
Job Titles
1 25 (64.10%) Software Engineer
2 22 (56.41%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 22 (56.41%) Graduate
3 6 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Electronics Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Designer
6 3 (7.69%) Hardware Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) C++ Developer
7 2 (5.13%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Systems Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Systems Architect
8 1 (2.56%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (58.97%) Robotics
2 22 (56.41%) Computer Science
3 7 (17.95%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (17.95%) Algorithms
4 5 (12.82%) Device Driver
5 3 (7.69%) CAN bus
5 3 (7.69%) Internet of Things
5 3 (7.69%) Visualisation
5 3 (7.69%) Augmented Reality
5 3 (7.69%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) Software Engineering
2 20 (51.28%) OO
3 19 (48.72%) OOD
4 8 (20.51%) Signal Processing
5 4 (10.26%) Image Processing
5 4 (10.26%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (7.69%) Software Architecture
6 3 (7.69%) Web Development
7 1 (2.56%) UML
7 1 (2.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 28 (71.79%) C
2 26 (66.67%) C++
3 6 (15.38%) Python
4 5 (12.82%) MATLAB
5 4 (10.26%) Embedded C
5 4 (10.26%) Java
6 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.69%) C#
6 3 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) MathWorks
2 3 (7.69%) Atmel
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