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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 177 169 183
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 34 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.67% 0.32% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.35% 0.65% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 12
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £44,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
2514 2150 2334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.35% 48.38% 47.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2238 1830 2039
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 March 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 March 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 +6 20 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Staffordshire +3 9 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Worcestershire -4 2 - - 1
Coventry -20 2 £38,500 -9.41% 1
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 38 (62.30%) Simulink
2 26 (42.62%) Embedded Systems
3 24 (39.34%) Degree
4 23 (37.70%) Software Engineering
5 21 (34.43%) Algorithms
6 20 (32.79%) R
7 19 (31.15%) Statistical Analysis
7 19 (31.15%) C++
8 18 (29.51%) Electronics
9 16 (26.23%) Automotive
10 15 (24.59%) SAS
11 14 (22.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 14 (22.95%) Data Analysis
11 14 (22.95%) Big Data
12 13 (21.31%) Signal Processing
12 13 (21.31%) SQL
13 12 (19.67%) QlikView
13 12 (19.67%) Bayesian Methods
13 12 (19.67%) Time Series Analysis
14 11 (18.03%) Visualisation
14 11 (18.03%) C
15 10 (16.39%) Stateflow
16 9 (14.75%) Project Management
16 9 (14.75%) Validation
16 9 (14.75%) VHDL
16 9 (14.75%) Embedded Software Development
17 8 (13.11%) Google
17 8 (13.11%) Mathematics
17 8 (13.11%) Chartered Engineer
17 8 (13.11%) Finance

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 15 (24.59%) SAS
Applications
1 38 (62.30%) Simulink
2 10 (16.39%) Stateflow
3 4 (6.56%) MS Office
4 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.64%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Modbus
2 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.28%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) Big Data
2 12 (19.67%) QlikView
3 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (8.20%) Hadoop
4 5 (8.20%) Apache Hive
4 5 (8.20%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.28%) Mercurial
2 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.28%) Subversion
3 1 (1.64%) JIRA
3 1 (1.64%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.64%) Hudson
General
1 18 (29.51%) Electronics
2 16 (26.23%) Automotive
3 8 (13.11%) Finance
4 7 (11.48%) Marketing
5 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
6 4 (6.56%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (31.15%) Data Scientist
2 16 (26.23%) Systems Engineer
3 13 (21.31%) Software Engineer
4 9 (14.75%) Technical Leader
5 8 (13.11%) Electronics Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Data Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Data Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (3.28%) C++ Software Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Test Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) C++/C# Developer
9 2 (3.28%) C++ Developer
10 1 (1.64%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 1 (1.64%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) HTML
1 2 (3.28%) .NET
1 2 (3.28%) MFC
1 2 (3.28%) ATL
1 2 (3.28%) DCOM
1 2 (3.28%) XML
1 2 (3.28%) XSL
1 2 (3.28%) Middleware
1 2 (3.28%) WinForms
1 2 (3.28%) .NET Framework
1 2 (3.28%) WPF
1 2 (3.28%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 26 (42.62%) Embedded Systems
2 21 (34.43%) Algorithms
3 14 (22.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 11 (18.03%) Visualisation
5 9 (14.75%) VHDL
6 8 (13.11%) Mathematics
7 7 (11.48%) Statistics
8 5 (8.20%) Credit Risk
9 4 (6.56%) Mechatronics
10 3 (4.92%) Device Driver
10 3 (4.92%) CAN bus
11 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (3.28%) Artificial Intelligence
12 1 (1.64%) Verilog
12 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Windows
1 2 (3.28%) VxWorks
1 2 (3.28%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) Software Engineering
2 19 (31.15%) Statistical Analysis
3 14 (22.95%) Data Analysis
4 13 (21.31%) Signal Processing
5 12 (19.67%) Bayesian Methods
5 12 (19.67%) Time Series Analysis
6 9 (14.75%) Validation
6 9 (14.75%) Embedded Software Development
6 9 (14.75%) Project Management
7 8 (13.11%) UML
8 7 (11.48%) Requirements Management
9 6 (9.84%) OO
9 6 (9.84%) Analytics
10 5 (8.20%) MapReduce
10 5 (8.20%) Data Modelling
10 5 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (6.56%) Predictive Analytics
11 4 (6.56%) Statistical Modelling
11 4 (6.56%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (6.56%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.79%) R
2 19 (31.15%) C++
3 13 (21.31%) SQL
4 11 (18.03%) C
5 5 (8.20%) Embedded C
6 4 (6.56%) VBA
6 4 (6.56%) C#
7 3 (4.92%) Embedded C++
8 2 (3.28%) VC++
8 2 (3.28%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (39.34%) Degree
2 8 (13.11%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (3.28%) HND
4 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) IEC 61508
2 2 (3.28%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.64%) TickIT
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) Google
2 5 (8.20%) Altera
3 4 (6.56%) Xilinx
3 4 (6.56%) MathWorks
4 2 (3.28%) QNX
4 2 (3.28%) MKS
4 2 (3.28%) Borland
5 1 (1.64%) Tableau
5 1 (1.64%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (1.64%) Omniture
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.64%) MicroStrategy
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