The table below looks at the statistics for Simulink skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Simulink over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
The MathWorks Simulink
Rank 60 62 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Simulink 8 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.37% 0.38% 0.19%
As % of the Applications category 10.00% 1.60% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.84% -4.11%
Simulink
West Midlands

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

Applications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
80 125 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 13.72% 23.72% 17.15%
Number of salaries quoted 69 97 78
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -8.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

Simulink
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Simulink Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Simulink
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Simulink Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Simulink
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Simulink across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Simulink Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Simulink
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Simulink within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
(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 - 4 £41,250 - 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 3 £50,000 -
Simulink
West Midlands

Simulink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Simulink 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 Simulink.

1 17 (89.47%) MATLAB
2 14 (73.68%) Electronics
2 14 (73.68%) C++
2 14 (73.68%) Software Engineering
3 13 (68.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 13 (68.42%) Degree
3 13 (68.42%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (47.37%) Signal Processing
4 9 (47.37%) VHDL
4 9 (47.37%) Project Management
5 8 (42.11%) Algorithms
5 8 (42.11%) Embedded Software Development
5 8 (42.11%) Data Analysis
5 8 (42.11%) Chartered Engineer
6 7 (36.84%) C
7 5 (26.32%) UML
8 4 (21.05%) Firmware
8 4 (21.05%) Validation
8 4 (21.05%) MKS
8 4 (21.05%) Altera
9 3 (15.79%) IEC 61508
9 3 (15.79%) Xilinx
9 3 (15.79%) Requirements Management
9 3 (15.79%) Device Driver
9 3 (15.79%) Stateflow
9 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
10 2 (10.53%) MathWorks
10 2 (10.53%) Middleware
10 2 (10.53%) VxWorks
10 2 (10.53%) OOD

Simulink
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Simulink 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 Simulink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Stateflow
2 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (10.53%) TargetLink
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.53%) Mercurial
1 2 (10.53%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (10.53%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Bugzilla
General
1 14 (73.68%) Electronics
2 2 (10.53%) Automotive
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Electronics Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) FPGA Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (68.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 13 (68.42%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (47.37%) VHDL
3 8 (42.11%) Algorithms
4 3 (15.79%) Device Driver
5 1 (5.26%) Verilog
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) VxWorks
1 2 (10.53%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Software Engineering
2 9 (47.37%) Project Management
2 9 (47.37%) Signal Processing
3 8 (42.11%) Embedded Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Data Analysis
4 5 (26.32%) UML
5 4 (21.05%) Validation
6 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
6 3 (15.79%) Requirements Management
7 2 (10.53%) Software Architecture
7 2 (10.53%) OO
7 2 (10.53%) OOD
7 2 (10.53%) Yourdon
8 1 (5.26%) Workflow
8 1 (5.26%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) MATLAB
2 14 (73.68%) C++
3 7 (36.84%) C
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) Embedded C
4 2 (10.53%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Degree
2 8 (42.11%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) MKS
1 4 (21.05%) Altera
2 3 (15.79%) Xilinx
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) MathWorks
3 2 (10.53%) QNX