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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 177 188 175
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 31 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.61% 0.073% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.24% 0.15% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 26 3 16
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £41,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.79%
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
2492 2012 2350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.77% 48.93% 49.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2210 1706 2053
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 February 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 27 February 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 - 13 £52,500 - 1
Staffordshire +1 9 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Coventry -19 4 £38,500 -3.75%
Worcestershire - 2 - - 1
Birmingham - 1 £37,500 -
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 41 (69.49%) Simulink
2 31 (52.54%) Degree
3 29 (49.15%) Embedded Systems
4 27 (45.76%) Software Engineering
5 25 (42.37%) Algorithms
6 22 (37.29%) C++
7 21 (35.59%) Electronics
8 19 (32.20%) Automotive
9 15 (25.42%) Signal Processing
9 15 (25.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 13 (22.03%) Data Analysis
10 13 (22.03%) R
10 13 (22.03%) Embedded Software Development
10 13 (22.03%) C
11 12 (20.34%) Statistical Analysis
12 11 (18.64%) SAS
13 10 (16.95%) SQL
13 10 (16.95%) Project Management
13 10 (16.95%) VHDL
13 10 (16.95%) Chartered Engineer
14 9 (15.25%) QlikView
14 9 (15.25%) Bayesian Methods
14 9 (15.25%) Time Series Analysis
14 9 (15.25%) Validation
14 9 (15.25%) Stateflow
14 9 (15.25%) Firmware
15 8 (13.56%) Big Data
15 8 (13.56%) Visualisation
16 7 (11.86%) Embedded C
16 7 (11.86%) UML

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 11 (18.64%) SAS
Applications
1 41 (69.49%) Simulink
2 9 (15.25%) Stateflow
3 6 (10.17%) MS Office
4 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.39%) Modbus
2 2 (3.39%) Profibus
3 1 (1.69%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) QlikView
2 8 (13.56%) Big Data
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.39%) Apache Hive
4 2 (3.39%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.39%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.69%) Subversion
3 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.69%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.69%) Hudson
General
1 21 (35.59%) Electronics
2 19 (32.20%) Automotive
3 6 (10.17%) Finance
3 6 (10.17%) Aerospace
4 5 (8.47%) Marketing
5 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (30.51%) Systems Engineer
2 16 (27.12%) Software Engineer
3 12 (20.34%) Data Scientist
4 10 (16.95%) Electronics Engineer
5 8 (13.56%) Technical Leader
5 8 (13.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Developer
6 4 (6.78%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (3.39%) C++/C# Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Data Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) C++ Software Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Data Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) C++ Developer
9 1 (1.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) MFC
1 3 (5.08%) HTML
2 2 (3.39%) .NET
2 2 (3.39%) ATL
2 2 (3.39%) DCOM
2 2 (3.39%) XML
2 2 (3.39%) XSL
2 2 (3.39%) WinForms
2 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.39%) WPF
2 2 (3.39%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 29 (49.15%) Embedded Systems
2 25 (42.37%) Algorithms
3 15 (25.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 10 (16.95%) VHDL
5 8 (13.56%) Visualisation
6 6 (10.17%) Mathematics
7 5 (8.47%) CAN bus
8 4 (6.78%) Statistics
8 4 (6.78%) Mechatronics
9 3 (5.08%) Credit Risk
10 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
11 1 (1.69%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) Windows
1 2 (3.39%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.76%) Software Engineering
2 15 (25.42%) Signal Processing
3 13 (22.03%) Embedded Software Development
3 13 (22.03%) Data Analysis
4 12 (20.34%) Statistical Analysis
5 10 (16.95%) Project Management
6 9 (15.25%) Validation
6 9 (15.25%) Bayesian Methods
6 9 (15.25%) Time Series Analysis
7 7 (11.86%) UML
8 6 (10.17%) Requirements Management
9 5 (8.47%) OO
10 4 (6.78%) Analytics
10 4 (6.78%) Image Processing
10 4 (6.78%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (5.08%) CAD
12 2 (3.39%) Data Modelling
12 2 (3.39%) OOP
12 2 (3.39%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.29%) C++
2 13 (22.03%) C
2 13 (22.03%) R
3 10 (16.95%) SQL
4 7 (11.86%) Embedded C
5 5 (8.47%) Embedded C++
5 5 (8.47%) C#
6 4 (6.78%) VBA
7 3 (5.08%) VC++
7 3 (5.08%) Java
8 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (52.54%) Degree
2 10 (16.95%) Chartered Engineer
3 4 (6.78%) HND
4 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) IEC 61508
2 2 (3.39%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.69%) TickIT
System Software
1 9 (15.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) Google
2 4 (6.78%) Xilinx
2 4 (6.78%) Altera
2 4 (6.78%) MathWorks
3 3 (5.08%) Borland
4 1 (1.69%) MKS
4 1 (1.69%) Omniture
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.69%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.69%) Tableau
4 1 (1.69%) Jaspersoft
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