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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 83 65
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 0.28% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.45% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 306 445 382
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 58.62% 63.03% 59.97%
Number of salaries quoted 256 411 343
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,649 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 2 (100.00%) Simulink
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) V-Model
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Coverity
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) IEC 61508
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Profibus
1 2 (100.00%) SonarQube
1 2 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (100.00%) IEC 62304

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 2 (100.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) SonarQube
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) IEC 61508
1 2 (100.00%) IEC 62304
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (100.00%) Coverity