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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mechatronics
Rank 901 859 879
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +20
Permanent jobs citing Mechatronics 2 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.005% 0.003%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.006% 0.014% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £28,500 £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.18% +69.23%
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £55,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-48.18% +69.23%

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
35882 36024 39558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.09% 33.01% 33.24%
Number of salaries quoted 28164 29090 33417
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £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
Top 3 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 20 August 2014. 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 -17 2 £28,500 -48.18% 1
Surrey -5 1 £28,500 -48.18%
South East -6 1 £28,500 -48.18%

Mechatronics
Top 16 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Siemens
2 3 (50.00%) Robotics
3 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
3 2 (33.33%) Autodesk
3 2 (33.33%) Electronics
3 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 2 (33.33%) Automotive
3 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (33.33%) SolidWorks
3 2 (33.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 2 (33.33%) Finite Element Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Stress Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared

Mechatronics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 (33.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
1 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 2 (33.33%) Automotive
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Mechanical Design Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Mechanical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Robotics
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
1 2 (33.33%) Finite Element Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Stress Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Siemens
2 2 (33.33%) Autodesk
2 2 (33.33%) SolidWorks