The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MathWorks MATLAB
England / West Midlands
Rank 195 231 193
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -38
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 14 8 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.13% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.64% 0.31% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 24
Median salary £41,750 £37,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.59% -24.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,250 £37,650
10% offered a salary of more than £42,850 £50,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2192 2586 2461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.60% 43.62% 48.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1893 2223 2191
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing MATLAB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MATLAB
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

MATLAB Salary Trend in the West Midlands

MATLAB
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +31 6 £41,000 +9.33%
Staffordshire - 5 £42,500 -
Coventry +14 2 £35,000 -12.50%
Birmingham +8 1 £43,000 +13.15%
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing MATLAB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 19 (57.58%) C
1 19 (57.58%) Python
1 19 (57.58%) Simulink
2 17 (51.52%) Software Engineering
3 12 (36.36%) JIRA
3 12 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 11 (33.33%) Degree
5 9 (27.27%) Subversion
5 9 (27.27%) Requirements Management
5 9 (27.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (27.27%) V-Model
5 9 (27.27%) Coverity
5 9 (27.27%) Release Management
5 9 (27.27%) Atlassian
5 9 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 9 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (27.27%) VxWorks
5 9 (27.27%) Regression Testing
5 9 (27.27%) Electronics
5 9 (27.27%) C++
5 9 (27.27%) Confluence
5 9 (27.27%) Change Control
5 9 (27.27%) Profibus
5 9 (27.27%) SonarQube
5 9 (27.27%) Issue Tracking
6 8 (24.24%) Machine Learning
6 8 (24.24%) IEC 61508
6 8 (24.24%) TDD

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (27.27%) Confluence
2 7 (21.21%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (57.58%) Simulink
2 6 (18.18%) Stateflow
3 3 (9.09%) CATIA
4 2 (6.06%) AutoCAD
4 2 (6.06%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (3.03%) Abaqus
5 1 (3.03%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) ENOVIA
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Big Data
1 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
1 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 12 (36.36%) JIRA
2 9 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (27.27%) SonarQube
2 9 (27.27%) Subversion
3 2 (6.06%) AccuRev
3 2 (6.06%) LabVIEW
3 2 (6.06%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (27.27%) Electronics
2 7 (21.21%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Software Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Data Scientist
2 5 (15.15%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Architect
3 3 (9.09%) DSP Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Junior
3 3 (9.09%) MATLAB Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Data Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Design Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Development Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Graduate
4 2 (6.06%) Graduate Development Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Research Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Electronics Design Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.12%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.03%) CAN bus
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) VxWorks
2 6 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Android
3 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Software Engineering
2 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) Change Control
2 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (27.27%) Issue Tracking
2 9 (27.27%) Regression Testing
2 9 (27.27%) Release Management
2 9 (27.27%) Requirements Management
2 9 (27.27%) Unit Testing
2 9 (27.27%) V-Model
3 8 (24.24%) Machine Learning
3 8 (24.24%) TDD
4 7 (21.21%) Mathematical Modelling
4 7 (21.21%) Mathematics
5 5 (15.15%) Analytics
5 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (15.15%) SDLC
5 5 (15.15%) Statistical Modelling
6 3 (9.09%) Digital Signal Processing
6 3 (9.09%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) C
1 19 (57.58%) Python
2 9 (27.27%) C++
3 6 (18.18%) Embedded C
4 5 (15.15%) R
5 2 (6.06%) SQL
6 1 (3.03%) C#
6 1 (3.03%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) PhD
3 3 (9.09%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) IEC 61508
2 6 (18.18%) MISRA
3 1 (3.03%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Atlassian
1 9 (27.27%) Coverity
2 4 (12.12%) Renesas
3 3 (9.09%) Green Hills
4 2 (6.06%) Xamarin
5 1 (3.03%) Cadence
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) VMware