The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for MATLAB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 137 122
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.17% 0.057%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.45% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Median salary - £51,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +37.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MATLAB is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 797 893 774
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 43.58% 37.90% 44.33%
Number of salaries quoted 675 778 694
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing MATLAB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for MATLAB in Birmingham

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MATLAB in Birmingham.

Salary trend for MATLAB in Birmingham

MATLAB
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing MATLAB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
1 2 (100.00%) Simulink
2 1 (50.00%) Stateflow
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Abaqus
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) CAN bus
2 1 (50.00%) Renesas
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) MISRA

MATLAB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Simulink
2 1 (50.00%) Abaqus
2 1 (50.00%) Stateflow
General
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) CAN bus
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) MISRA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Renesas