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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 - 63
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 1 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.24% - 1.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.42% - 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Median salary £42,500 - £50,000
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 239 394 374
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 56.50% 59.79% 64.15%
Number of salaries quoted 197 365 341
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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

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 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford - 1 £42,500 -
MATLAB
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 9 (100.00%) C
1 9 (100.00%) Python
1 9 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 9 (100.00%) Simulink
1 9 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Electronics
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 9 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 9 (100.00%) JIRA
1 9 (100.00%) Release Management
1 9 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 9 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (100.00%) V-Model
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (100.00%) Coverity
1 9 (100.00%) Confluence
1 9 (100.00%) Change Control
1 9 (100.00%) Profibus
1 9 (100.00%) SonarQube
1 9 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 9 (100.00%) Subversion
2 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 8 (88.89%) IEC 61508
2 8 (88.89%) TDD

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 9 (100.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 9 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (100.00%) JIRA
1 9 (100.00%) SonarQube
1 9 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 9 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Change Control
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 9 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Release Management
1 9 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 9 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 9 (100.00%) V-Model
2 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C
1 9 (100.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 9 (100.00%) Coverity