Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Simulink skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Simulink over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The MathWorks Simulink
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 291 326 308
Rank change year-on-year +35 -18 -24
Permanent jobs citing Simulink 38 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.097% 0.20%
As % of the Applications category 3.71% 0.97% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 34 7 13
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £35,475 £39,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,500 £48,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -

Simulink is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1024 1137 973
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 10.14% 10.05% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 848 886 772
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.17% -7.35%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,000 £50,000
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Simulink
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Simulink as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Simulink in the West Midlands

Simulink
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Simulink in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Simulink in the West Midlands

Simulink
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Simulink in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Simulink in the West Midlands

Simulink
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Simulink within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 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
Staffordshire +16 14 £52,500 +16.67% 1
Warwickshire +6 12 £41,750 -7.22%
Coventry +15 7 £43,250 -1.70%
Birmingham +21 3 - -
Simulink
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Simulink 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Simulink.

1 36 (94.74%) MATLAB
2 24 (63.16%) Degree
3 23 (60.53%) Software Engineering
4 21 (55.26%) Automotive
5 20 (52.63%) Electronics
6 17 (44.74%) C
7 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (31.58%) Validation
8 12 (31.58%) IEC 61508
8 12 (31.58%) IEC 62304
9 10 (26.32%) C++
10 9 (23.68%) Firmware
10 9 (23.68%) Regression Testing
10 9 (23.68%) SysML
10 9 (23.68%) QA
10 9 (23.68%) MISRA
10 9 (23.68%) Test Automation
10 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (21.05%) Algorithms
11 8 (21.05%) Software Architecture
11 8 (21.05%) Unit Testing
11 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (21.05%) TDD
11 8 (21.05%) Scrum
11 8 (21.05%) Middleware
11 8 (21.05%) UML
12 7 (18.42%) VxWorks
12 7 (18.42%) ISO 26262
13 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
14 5 (13.16%) Stateflow

Simulink
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (10.53%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Stateflow
2 1 (2.63%) Abaqus
2 1 (2.63%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.63%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Profibus
2 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.63%) FlexRay
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.53%) JIRA
2 4 (10.53%) SonarQube
2 4 (10.53%) Subversion
3 2 (5.26%) CANoe
4 1 (2.63%) LabVIEW
General
1 21 (55.26%) Automotive
2 20 (52.63%) Electronics
3 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Embedded Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Automotive Software Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) MATLAB Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Software Tester
4 4 (10.53%) Tester
5 2 (5.26%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Verification Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Firmware Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Graduate Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Firmware Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Hardware Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Software Project Leader
6 1 (2.63%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (21.05%) Algorithms
3 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.63%) CAN bus
5 1 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) VxWorks
2 4 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) Software Engineering
2 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (31.58%) Validation
4 9 (23.68%) Regression Testing
4 9 (23.68%) SysML
4 9 (23.68%) Test Automation
5 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (21.05%) Scrum
5 8 (21.05%) Software Architecture
5 8 (21.05%) TDD
5 8 (21.05%) UML
5 8 (21.05%) Unit Testing
6 5 (13.16%) Change Control
7 4 (10.53%) Issue Tracking
7 4 (10.53%) Project Management
7 4 (10.53%) Release Management
7 4 (10.53%) Requirements Management
7 4 (10.53%) SDLC
7 4 (10.53%) V-Model
8 3 (7.89%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 36 (94.74%) MATLAB
2 17 (44.74%) C
3 10 (26.32%) C++
4 4 (10.53%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.63%) ANSI C
5 1 (2.63%) Perl
5 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (63.16%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.63%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (31.58%) IEC 61508
1 12 (31.58%) IEC 62304
2 9 (23.68%) MISRA
2 9 (23.68%) QA
3 7 (18.42%) ISO 26262
4 2 (5.26%) MISRA C
5 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
5 1 (2.63%) TickIT
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Atlassian
1 4 (10.53%) Coverity
1 4 (10.53%) Green Hills
1 4 (10.53%) Renesas
2 1 (2.63%) EMC
2 1 (2.63%) MathWorks
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft