The median annual salary for a Mechanical Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mechanical Engineer
England / South East
Rank - 453 455
Permanent jobs requiring a Mechanical Engineer 0 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.016% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.016% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 8
Median salary - £35,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -18.60%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.25% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14208 18529 19762
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.59% 96.67% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 11855 15825 15961
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Mechanical Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Mechanical Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Mechanical Engineer in the South East

Mechanical Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Mechanical Engineer in the South East

Mechanical Engineer Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Mechanical Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Mechanical Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (33.33%) Telelogic
2 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (33.33%) LabWindows
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) 3D Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) CATIA
3 1 (16.67%) LTE
3 1 (16.67%) HNC
3 1 (16.67%) HND
3 1 (16.67%) ISO 9000
3 1 (16.67%) CAD
3 1 (16.67%) AutoCAD
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Validation

Mechanical Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (16.67%) AutoCAD
2 1 (16.67%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LTE
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) CAD
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) HNC
3 1 (16.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Telelogic
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