The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Mechanical Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Mechanical Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Mechanical Engineer
Rank 894 - 884
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Mechanical Engineer 5 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% - 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% - 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Average salary £42,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 - £37,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Mechanical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Mechanical Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Mechanical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Mechanical Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Senior Mechanical Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Mechanical Engineer
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Mechanical Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
(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 - 5 £42,500 - 5
East of England - 2 £45,000 - 1
Oxford - 2 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £42,500 -
South East - 2 £42,500 -
South West - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Stowmarket - 1 - -
Weymouth - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Dorset - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £45,000 - 1

Senior Mechanical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Mechanical Engineer in their job title 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 with Senior Mechanical Engineer in their job title.

1 18 (85.71%) Degree
2 10 (47.62%) CAD
2 10 (47.62%) SolidWorks
3 9 (42.86%) Manufacturing
3 9 (42.86%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 8 (38.10%) Project Management
5 6 (28.57%) Chartered Engineer
6 5 (23.81%) Electronics
7 4 (19.05%) Handset
7 4 (19.05%) PhD
7 4 (19.05%) DECT
7 4 (19.05%) Automotive
7 4 (19.05%) TETRA
7 4 (19.05%) Product Management
8 3 (14.29%) EMC
9 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
9 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
9 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
9 2 (9.52%) Solid Edge
9 2 (9.52%) 3D Modelling
9 2 (9.52%) Risk Analysis
10 1 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
10 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (4.76%) Avionics
10 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (4.76%) NASTRAN
10 1 (4.76%) Finite Element Analysis
10 1 (4.76%) Human Factors
10 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (4.76%) Industrial Design

Senior Mechanical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Mechanical Engineer in their job title 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 with Senior Mechanical Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) Solid Edge
3 1 (4.76%) Windchill
3 1 (4.76%) MS Project
3 1 (4.76%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.76%) NASTRAN
3 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DECT
1 4 (19.05%) TETRA
General
1 9 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 5 (23.81%) Electronics
3 4 (19.05%) Automotive
4 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.76%) Avionics
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Handset
2 1 (4.76%) Human Factors
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) CAD
2 8 (38.10%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) Product Management
4 2 (9.52%) 3D Modelling
4 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
4 2 (9.52%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Finite Element Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Industrial Design
5 1 (4.76%) CAE
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) Chartered Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) SolidWorks
2 3 (14.29%) EMC
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cleckheaton
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Ulverston
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 18 days ago
Northumberland
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago