The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 174 186 162
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -24
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 27 18 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.54% 0.35% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.12% 0.74% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 21
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2409 2447 2426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.59% 48.05% 51.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2068 2125 2197
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
MATLAB
England

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
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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +26 12 £42,500 +30.76%
Coventry +12 9 £42,500 +13.33%
Worcestershire - 4 £40,000 - 1
Staffordshire -5 2 £45,000 - 1
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 13 (43.33%) Simulink
1 13 (43.33%) Validation
1 13 (43.33%) Data Analysis
1 13 (43.33%) Statistics
1 13 (43.33%) Big Data
2 12 (40.00%) Data Analytics
2 12 (40.00%) R
2 12 (40.00%) Machine Learning
2 12 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 12 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 12 (40.00%) Analytics
2 12 (40.00%) Games
2 12 (40.00%) MySQL
2 12 (40.00%) Python
3 11 (36.67%) Automotive
4 8 (26.67%) Manufacturing
5 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
5 7 (23.33%) C
5 7 (23.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 6 (20.00%) Electronics
6 6 (20.00%) C++
7 4 (13.33%) Embedded Software Development
7 4 (13.33%) Degree
8 3 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (10.00%) Doxygen
9 2 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (6.67%) VHDL
9 2 (6.67%) Embedded C
9 2 (6.67%) Embedded C++
9 2 (6.67%) Aerospace

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Simulink
2 3 (10.00%) Doxygen
3 1 (3.33%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) Big Data
2 12 (40.00%) MySQL
2 12 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 12 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) LabVIEW
1 1 (3.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (40.00%) Games
2 11 (36.67%) Automotive
3 8 (26.67%) Manufacturing
4 6 (20.00%) Electronics
5 3 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (6.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Data Analyst
1 7 (23.33%) Software Engineer
1 7 (23.33%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Data Scientist
3 2 (6.67%) Design Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) FPGA Design Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) FPGA Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Software Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Statistics
2 12 (40.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (6.67%) Firmware
3 2 (6.67%) ASIC
3 2 (6.67%) VHDL
3 2 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.33%) Robotics
4 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.33%) Social Media
4 1 (3.33%) CAN bus
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Validation
1 13 (43.33%) Data Analysis
2 12 (40.00%) Data Analytics
2 12 (40.00%) Analytics
3 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (13.33%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (3.33%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Pattern Recognition
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) Python
1 12 (40.00%) R
2 7 (23.33%) C
3 6 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (6.67%) Embedded C
4 2 (6.67%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 4 (13.33%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ARP4754
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) IBM
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 6 days ago
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Jam Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Medical & Flexitime
Posted: 16 days ago