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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 189 192 190
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 27 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.03% 0.32% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 12
Average salary £42,000 £48,750 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% +41.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £38,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +8.49%
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
2612 2480 2571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.78% 51.11% 54.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2365 2157 2279
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
Staffordshire - 9 £50,000 - 3
Warwickshire -2 7 £42,000 +20.00%
Coventry - 5 £32,500 - 1
Solihull -7 1 £34,500 -8.00%
Birmingham - 1 £34,500 - 1
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 34 (87.18%) Simulink
2 27 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 27 (69.23%) Degree
3 26 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
4 23 (58.97%) Algorithms
5 19 (48.72%) Electronics
6 18 (46.15%) C++
7 15 (38.46%) Automotive
8 13 (33.33%) Signal Processing
9 12 (30.77%) Project Management
10 11 (28.21%) Data Analysis
10 11 (28.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 11 (28.21%) Chartered Engineer
10 11 (28.21%) Embedded Software Development
11 10 (25.64%) C
12 8 (20.51%) Firmware
12 8 (20.51%) Validation
12 8 (20.51%) VHDL
13 7 (17.95%) Embedded C
14 6 (15.38%) MS Office
14 6 (15.38%) Stateflow
14 6 (15.38%) Aerospace
14 6 (15.38%) Requirements Management
14 6 (15.38%) Rational DOORS
15 5 (12.82%) UML
15 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
15 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
15 5 (12.82%) Embedded C++
15 5 (12.82%) CAN bus
16 4 (10.26%) HND

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 34 (87.18%) Simulink
2 6 (15.38%) Stateflow
2 6 (15.38%) MS Office
3 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.56%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) MySQL
1 1 (2.56%) QlikView
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.56%) Big Data
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (5.13%) LabVIEW
General
1 19 (48.72%) Electronics
2 15 (38.46%) Automotive
3 6 (15.38%) Aerospace
4 2 (5.13%) Marketing
4 2 (5.13%) Finance
5 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Systems Engineer
1 16 (41.03%) Software Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Electronics Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Technical Leader
5 2 (5.13%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Data Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Development Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Data Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) C++ Developer
6 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Software Manager
6 1 (2.56%) C++/C# Developer
6 1 (2.56%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) IT Development Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) MFC
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
2 23 (58.97%) Algorithms
3 11 (28.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 8 (20.51%) VHDL
5 5 (12.82%) CAN bus
6 3 (7.69%) Mathematics
7 2 (5.13%) Mechatronics
8 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) VxWorks
2 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 13 (33.33%) Signal Processing
3 12 (30.77%) Project Management
4 11 (28.21%) Data Analysis
4 11 (28.21%) Embedded Software Development
5 8 (20.51%) Validation
6 6 (15.38%) Requirements Management
7 5 (12.82%) UML
8 2 (5.13%) OO
8 2 (5.13%) Six Sigma
8 2 (5.13%) CAD
8 2 (5.13%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (5.13%) Image Processing
9 1 (2.56%) Bayesian Methods
9 1 (2.56%) Time Series Analysis
9 1 (2.56%) Coaching
9 1 (2.56%) Use Case
9 1 (2.56%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.56%) Statistical Analysis
9 1 (2.56%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) C++
2 10 (25.64%) C
3 7 (17.95%) Embedded C
4 5 (12.82%) Embedded C++
5 3 (7.69%) Java
5 3 (7.69%) SQL
6 2 (5.13%) VBA
6 2 (5.13%) VC++
6 2 (5.13%) C#
7 1 (2.56%) PHP
7 1 (2.56%) Python
7 1 (2.56%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (69.23%) Degree
2 11 (28.21%) Chartered Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Xilinx
1 3 (7.69%) Altera
2 2 (5.13%) Borland
2 2 (5.13%) MathWorks
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
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