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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 196 196 161
Rank change year-on-year
0 -35
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 7 20 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.36% 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% 0.76% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 10
Average salary £36,250 £42,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.20% +14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2577 2642 2620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.96% 47.58% 53.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2219 2340 2322
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 22 July 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
Coventry +7 6 £32,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £40,000 -
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 16 (47.06%) Data Analysis
2 15 (44.12%) Automotive
2 15 (44.12%) Big Data
3 14 (41.18%) Machine Learning
3 14 (41.18%) Simulink
4 13 (38.24%) Validation
4 13 (38.24%) Statistics
5 12 (35.29%) Games
5 12 (35.29%) MySQL
5 12 (35.29%) Python
5 12 (35.29%) Data Analytics
5 12 (35.29%) NoSQL
5 12 (35.29%) Hadoop
5 12 (35.29%) R
5 12 (35.29%) Analytics
6 10 (29.41%) Manufacturing
7 9 (26.47%) Degree
7 9 (26.47%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 6 (17.65%) C++
9 4 (11.76%) C
9 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
9 4 (11.76%) Aerospace
9 4 (11.76%) Embedded Software Development
10 3 (8.82%) Social Media
10 3 (8.82%) Pattern Recognition
10 3 (8.82%) Doxygen
10 3 (8.82%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (8.82%) PhD
10 3 (8.82%) Data Mining
10 3 (8.82%) IBM

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 14 (41.18%) Simulink
2 3 (8.82%) Doxygen
2 3 (8.82%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) Big Data
2 12 (35.29%) MySQL
2 12 (35.29%) NoSQL
2 12 (35.29%) Hadoop
3 3 (8.82%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.94%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (44.12%) Automotive
2 12 (35.29%) Games
3 10 (29.41%) Manufacturing
4 4 (11.76%) Aerospace
5 3 (8.82%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Data Analyst
1 9 (26.47%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Data Scientist
3 4 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Software Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Lead Systems Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) FPGA Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Design Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) FPGA Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Statistics
2 3 (8.82%) Social Media
3 2 (5.88%) Firmware
3 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.94%) VHDL
4 1 (2.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.94%) ASIC
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Data Analysis
2 14 (41.18%) Machine Learning
3 13 (38.24%) Validation
4 12 (35.29%) Data Analytics
4 12 (35.29%) Analytics
5 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 4 (11.76%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (8.82%) Pattern Recognition
7 1 (2.94%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) Python
1 12 (35.29%) R
2 6 (17.65%) C++
3 4 (11.76%) C
4 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Degree
1 9 (26.47%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 3 (8.82%) PhD
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ARP4754
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) IBM
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 49 minutes ago
Warwickshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Stone, Staffordshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Ongoing training
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
GE
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 6 days ago