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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 190 176 186
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 23 30 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.44% 0.58% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.88% 1.19% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 8
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £40,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £42,500 £38,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MATLAB
England

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
2607 2526 2482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.42% 49.22% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2348 2189 2164
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MATLAB across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MATLAB across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

MATLAB Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

MATLAB
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Warwickshire -9 13 £57,500 +35.29%
Staffordshire - 7 £50,000 - 4
Worcestershire -3 2 £38,500 -3.75% 1
Birmingham - 1 £36,000 -
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 25 (48.08%) Simulink
2 22 (42.31%) R
3 21 (40.38%) Statistical Analysis
4 18 (34.62%) Degree
5 16 (30.77%) Embedded Systems
5 16 (30.77%) SAS
5 16 (30.77%) Big Data
6 15 (28.85%) C++
6 15 (28.85%) Software Engineering
7 14 (26.92%) SQL
8 12 (23.08%) C
8 12 (23.08%) Electronics
8 12 (23.08%) QlikView
8 12 (23.08%) Bayesian Methods
8 12 (23.08%) Time Series Analysis
9 11 (21.15%) Visualisation
9 11 (21.15%) Data Analysis
10 10 (19.23%) Algorithms
11 9 (17.31%) Finance
11 9 (17.31%) Automotive
11 9 (17.31%) Google
11 9 (17.31%) Signal Processing
12 8 (15.38%) Mathematics
12 8 (15.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 8 (15.38%) Statistics
12 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
12 8 (15.38%) UML
13 7 (13.46%) OO
14 6 (11.54%) Marketing
14 6 (11.54%) Hadoop

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 16 (30.77%) SAS
Applications
1 25 (48.08%) Simulink
2 4 (7.69%) Stateflow
3 1 (1.92%) SPSS
3 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.92%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) TargetLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) Modbus
2 2 (3.85%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) Big Data
2 12 (23.08%) QlikView
3 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 6 (11.54%) Hadoop
4 6 (11.54%) Apache Hive
4 6 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) CANoe
2 2 (3.85%) Mercurial
2 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.85%) Subversion
2 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.92%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.92%) JIRA
3 1 (1.92%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.92%) Hudson
General
1 12 (23.08%) Electronics
2 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 9 (17.31%) Automotive
3 6 (11.54%) Marketing
4 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (40.38%) Data Scientist
2 10 (19.23%) Software Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Technical Leader
5 5 (9.62%) Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Electronics Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Data Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Data Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Developer
7 3 (5.77%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.92%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) FPGA Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) C++ Developer
9 1 (1.92%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) Middleware
2 2 (3.85%) HTML5
2 2 (3.85%) WinForms
2 2 (3.85%) WPF
2 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.85%) .NET
2 2 (3.85%) HTML
2 2 (3.85%) ATL
2 2 (3.85%) DCOM
2 2 (3.85%) XML
2 2 (3.85%) XSL
3 1 (1.92%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) Embedded Systems
2 11 (21.15%) Visualisation
3 10 (19.23%) Algorithms
4 8 (15.38%) Mathematics
4 8 (15.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 8 (15.38%) Statistics
5 5 (9.62%) Device Driver
5 5 (9.62%) VHDL
5 5 (9.62%) Credit Risk
6 4 (7.69%) Mechatronics
7 3 (5.77%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
8 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.92%) CAN bus
9 1 (1.92%) Verilog
9 1 (1.92%) Physics
9 1 (1.92%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Nucleus RTOS
2 2 (3.85%) VxWorks
2 2 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) Statistical Analysis
2 15 (28.85%) Software Engineering
3 12 (23.08%) Bayesian Methods
3 12 (23.08%) Time Series Analysis
4 11 (21.15%) Data Analysis
5 9 (17.31%) Signal Processing
6 8 (15.38%) UML
7 7 (13.46%) OO
8 6 (11.54%) Embedded Software Development
8 6 (11.54%) MapReduce
8 6 (11.54%) Data Modelling
8 6 (11.54%) Analytics
9 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (9.62%) Project Management
10 4 (7.69%) Software Architecture
10 4 (7.69%) Image Processing
10 4 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
10 4 (7.69%) Predictive Analytics
10 4 (7.69%) Validation
10 4 (7.69%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 22 (42.31%) R
2 15 (28.85%) C++
3 14 (26.92%) SQL
4 12 (23.08%) C
5 3 (5.77%) C#
5 3 (5.77%) VBA
6 2 (3.85%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.92%) VC++
7 1 (1.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (34.62%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (3.85%) HND
4 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.85%) IEC 61508
3 1 (1.92%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Google
2 4 (7.69%) Xilinx
2 4 (7.69%) MathWorks
2 4 (7.69%) QNX
3 3 (5.77%) Altera
4 2 (3.85%) MKS
5 1 (1.92%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (1.92%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.92%) Borland
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.92%) Omniture
5 1 (1.92%) Tableau
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