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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 215 152 187
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +35
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 9 47 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.88% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.33% 1.88% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 9 45 9
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
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
2765 2504 2534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.68% 46.73% 52.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2354 2224 2225
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -5 6 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Coventry -19 2 £32,500 - 3
Birmingham -2 1 £45,000 -14.28%
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 18 (56.25%) Simulink
2 17 (53.13%) Data Analysis
3 15 (46.88%) Degree
4 14 (43.75%) Automotive
5 10 (31.25%) C++
5 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
5 10 (31.25%) Machine Learning
5 10 (31.25%) Big Data
6 9 (28.13%) MySQL
6 9 (28.13%) Python
7 8 (25.00%) Electronics
7 8 (25.00%) Validation
7 8 (25.00%) Games
7 8 (25.00%) Data Analytics
7 8 (25.00%) Analytics
7 8 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (25.00%) R
7 8 (25.00%) Hadoop
7 8 (25.00%) NoSQL
7 8 (25.00%) Statistics
7 8 (25.00%) Bayesian Methods
8 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (21.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 7 (21.88%) Manufacturing
8 7 (21.88%) Project Management
9 6 (18.75%) Chartered Engineer
9 6 (18.75%) Signal Processing
10 5 (15.63%) Aerospace
10 5 (15.63%) Embedded Software Development
10 5 (15.63%) C

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 18 (56.25%) Simulink
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) SPSS
3 1 (3.13%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) Big Data
2 9 (28.13%) MySQL
3 8 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 8 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.25%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) LabVIEW
General
1 14 (43.75%) Automotive
2 8 (25.00%) Electronics
2 8 (25.00%) Games
3 7 (21.88%) Manufacturing
4 5 (15.63%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Electronics Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Data Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Data Scientist
4 3 (9.38%) Lead Systems Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Development Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Software Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (3.13%) IT Development Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Statistics
2 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Firmware
3 3 (9.38%) VHDL
3 3 (9.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.25%) Social Media
4 2 (6.25%) CAN bus
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Data Analysis
2 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
2 10 (31.25%) Machine Learning
3 8 (25.00%) Validation
3 8 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 8 (25.00%) Analytics
3 8 (25.00%) Bayesian Methods
4 7 (21.88%) Project Management
5 6 (18.75%) Signal Processing
6 5 (15.63%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (6.25%) Pattern Recognition
7 2 (6.25%) UML
8 1 (3.13%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) C++
2 9 (28.13%) Python
3 8 (25.00%) R
4 5 (15.63%) C
5 2 (6.25%) Embedded C
5 2 (6.25%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.13%) C#
6 1 (3.13%) Java
6 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) Degree
2 7 (21.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 6 (18.75%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
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