Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Mechatronics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mechatronics over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mechatronics
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1183 1238 1279
Rank change year-on-year +55 +41 +52
Permanent jobs citing Mechatronics 23 5 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.003% 0.010%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.014% 0.003% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 19
UK median annual salary £41,500 £36,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.28% -15.29% -30.61%
10th Percentile £30,375 £25,150 £32,750
90th Percentile £48,250 £56,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,500 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +15.28% -15.29% +33.86%

Mechatronics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 162655 168863 192975
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.39% 88.79%
Number of salaries quoted 128479 140408 158967
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Mechatronics
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Mechatronics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Mechatronics in the UK

Mechatronics
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mechatronics.

Salary trend for Mechatronics in the UK

Mechatronics
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mechatronics over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Mechatronics in the UK

Mechatronics
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mechatronics within the UK over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +43 23 £41,500 -0.60% 9
UK excluding London +41 23 £41,500 +15.28% 9
East of England +15 11 £41,500 -27.83% 3
Midlands +42 6 £41,250 -1.20%
East Midlands - 4 £41,250 -
South East +46 3 £35,000 +2.94% 4
South West - 3 £37,500 -
West Midlands +16 2 - -

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Mechatronics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Mechatronics.

1 20 (86.96%) C
2 17 (73.91%) Degree
3 13 (56.52%) Robotics
3 13 (56.52%) C++
4 12 (52.17%) Electronics
5 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
6 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
6 7 (30.43%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (30.43%) SDLC
7 6 (26.09%) Embedded C
8 5 (21.74%) Python
8 5 (21.74%) MATLAB
8 5 (21.74%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (21.74%) Neural Network
8 5 (21.74%) 3D Graphics
8 5 (21.74%) Computer Vision
8 5 (21.74%) Probabilistic Modelling
8 5 (21.74%) Schematic Capture
8 5 (21.74%) Machine Learning
8 5 (21.74%) Image Processing
8 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
8 5 (21.74%) MISRA
8 5 (21.74%) Convolutional Neural Network
9 4 (17.39%) Validation
10 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
10 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
10 3 (13.04%) Simulink
10 3 (13.04%) EMC
10 3 (13.04%) Embedded Software Development
10 3 (13.04%) MISRA C

Mechatronics
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (13.04%) Simulink
2 2 (8.70%) Stateflow
3 1 (4.35%) Abaqus
General
1 12 (52.17%) Electronics
2 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Embedded Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Electronics Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Junior
3 5 (21.74%) Design Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Junior Embedded Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Machine Learning Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Software Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Embedded C Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Electronics Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Hardware Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Hardware Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Design Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Electronics Design Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Robotics
2 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
2 7 (30.43%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (21.74%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
4 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (8.70%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
2 7 (30.43%) SDLC
3 5 (21.74%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (21.74%) Computer Vision
3 5 (21.74%) Convolutional Neural Network
3 5 (21.74%) Image Processing
3 5 (21.74%) Machine Learning
3 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
3 5 (21.74%) Neural Network
3 5 (21.74%) Probabilistic Modelling
3 5 (21.74%) Schematic Capture
4 4 (17.39%) Validation
5 3 (13.04%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) 3D Visualisation
6 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) FPGA Design
6 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
7 1 (4.35%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (4.35%) IT Strategy
7 1 (4.35%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) C
2 13 (56.52%) C++
3 6 (26.09%) Embedded C
4 5 (21.74%) MATLAB
4 5 (21.74%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) MISRA
2 3 (13.04%) MISRA C
3 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) EMC
2 2 (8.70%) MathWorks