The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 66 72 72
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 7 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.09% 0.57% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.76% 0.79% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +8.12%
MATLAB
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
397 506 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 61.84% 72.39% 59.33%
Number of salaries quoted 350 395 328
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MATLAB across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MATLAB across the Staffordshire region.

MATLAB Salary Trend in Staffordshire

MATLAB
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
(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
Stafford - 7 - -
MATLAB
West Midlands

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing MATLAB 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 MATLAB.

1 13 (81.25%) Simulink
2 10 (62.50%) Project Management
2 10 (62.50%) Degree
3 9 (56.25%) C
4 8 (50.00%) Manufacturing
5 7 (43.75%) Requirements Management
5 7 (43.75%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 6 (37.50%) Validation
6 6 (37.50%) Electronics
6 6 (37.50%) UML
7 5 (31.25%) C++
7 5 (31.25%) Device Driver
7 5 (31.25%) Software Architecture
8 4 (25.00%) Modbus
8 4 (25.00%) Nucleus RTOS
8 4 (25.00%) Quality Management
8 4 (25.00%) QNX
8 4 (25.00%) Middleware
8 4 (25.00%) OO
8 4 (25.00%) OOD
8 4 (25.00%) SDLC
9 3 (18.75%) Change Control
10 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (12.50%) Cyber Security
10 2 (12.50%) QMS
10 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (12.50%) JIRA
10 2 (12.50%) Scrum

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing MATLAB 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 MATLAB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Simulink
2 1 (6.25%) Stateflow
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
2 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 8 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (37.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Software Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Project Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Software Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Software Project Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) FPGA Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Verification Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (31.25%) Device Driver
3 2 (12.50%) VHDL
3 2 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (6.25%) Verilog
4 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Project Management
2 7 (43.75%) Requirements Management
3 6 (37.50%) Validation
3 6 (37.50%) UML
3 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 5 (31.25%) Software Architecture
5 4 (25.00%) SDLC
5 4 (25.00%) OO
5 4 (25.00%) OOD
5 4 (25.00%) Quality Management
6 3 (18.75%) Change Control
7 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) QMS
7 2 (12.50%) Cyber Security
7 2 (12.50%) CMMI
7 2 (12.50%) Scrum
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
8 1 (6.25%) Release Management
8 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) C
2 5 (31.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.25%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) QNX
2 1 (6.25%) MKS
2 1 (6.25%) Altera