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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Mechanical Engineer
Rank 870 868 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Mechanical Engineer 5 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.009% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.010% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 0
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
100852 100814 101486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.48% 94.87%
Number of salaries quoted 83020 81115 85647
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 8 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 4 March 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 -4 5 £45,000 +5.88% 8
East of England -4 4 £43,250 +1.76% 1
Cambridge 0 2 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Cambridgeshire -4 2 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Suffolk - 2 £41,500 -
Stowmarket - 2 £41,500 -
South East -19 1 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Surrey - 1 £50,000 -

Senior Mechanical Engineer
Top 26 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 11 (91.67%) Degree
2 10 (83.33%) CAD
3 8 (66.67%) Manufacturing
4 7 (58.33%) Electronics
4 7 (58.33%) SolidWorks
5 6 (50.00%) Finite Element Analysis
6 5 (41.67%) Stress Analysis
7 4 (33.33%) Chemistry
7 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 4 (33.33%) Military
7 4 (33.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 4 (33.33%) HND
8 2 (16.67%) C
8 2 (16.67%) HNC
8 2 (16.67%) AutoCAD
8 2 (16.67%) Project Management
8 2 (16.67%) Validation
8 2 (16.67%) Legal
8 2 (16.67%) Robotics
9 1 (8.33%) QA
9 1 (8.33%) LTE
9 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
9 1 (8.33%) Autodesk
9 1 (8.33%) EMC
9 1 (8.33%) BMC PATROL

Senior Mechanical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 4 (33.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 2 (16.67%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LTE
General
1 8 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 7 (58.33%) Electronics
3 4 (33.33%) Military
4 2 (16.67%) Legal
5 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Chemistry
2 2 (16.67%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) CAD
2 6 (50.00%) Finite Element Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) Stress Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Validation
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) HND
3 2 (16.67%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) SolidWorks
2 1 (8.33%) Autodesk
2 1 (8.33%) EMC
Cambridge
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Burgess Hill
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Medical + Dental
Posted: 8 days ago
West Sussex
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Slough
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Medical + Dental
Posted: 27 days ago