Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for MATLAB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MATLAB over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 104 98
Rank change year-on-year +22 -6 +9
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 14 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.17% 0.56% 0.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.99% 0.85% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 0
Staffordshire median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%

MATLAB is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 702 820 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 58.89% 65.34% 61.44%
Number of salaries quoted 576 737 666
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,250 £53,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing MATLAB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for MATLAB in Staffordshire

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for MATLAB in Staffordshire

MATLAB
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford +7 13 £52,500 +16.67%
MATLAB
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 14 (100.00%) Simulink
1 14 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (85.71%) Electronics
3 12 (85.71%) IEC 61508
3 12 (85.71%) IEC 62304
4 10 (71.43%) Software Engineering
5 9 (64.29%) Regression Testing
6 8 (57.14%) Scrum
6 8 (57.14%) Firmware
6 8 (57.14%) Middleware
6 8 (57.14%) UML
6 8 (57.14%) TDD
6 8 (57.14%) SysML
6 8 (57.14%) QA
6 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
6 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (57.14%) Test Automation
6 8 (57.14%) Software Architecture
6 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (57.14%) Algorithms
7 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
7 5 (35.71%) C
8 4 (28.57%) VxWorks
8 4 (28.57%) Validation
8 4 (28.57%) Release Management
8 4 (28.57%) Atlassian
8 4 (28.57%) V-Model
8 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 4 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo

MATLAB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (28.57%) JIRA
1 4 (28.57%) SonarQube
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
General
1 12 (85.71%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) MATLAB Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Software Tester
2 4 (28.57%) Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Algorithms
1 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
3 4 (28.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 9 (64.29%) Regression Testing
4 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (57.14%) Scrum
4 8 (57.14%) Software Architecture
4 8 (57.14%) SysML
4 8 (57.14%) TDD
4 8 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 8 (57.14%) UML
4 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Change Control
5 4 (28.57%) Issue Tracking
5 4 (28.57%) Release Management
5 4 (28.57%) Requirements Management
5 4 (28.57%) Validation
5 4 (28.57%) V-Model
6 1 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C
2 2 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (85.71%) IEC 61508
1 12 (85.71%) IEC 62304
2 8 (57.14%) QA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Atlassian
1 4 (28.57%) Coverity