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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The MathWorks Simulink
England / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 240 207
Rank change year-on-year +38 -33  
Permanent jobs citing Simulink 8 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.016% 0.28%
As % of the Applications category 1.17% 0.12% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 9
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £40,000 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £41,975 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,875 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +19.64% -12.50%  

Simulink is in the software application skills category. The next 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.

Software Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 682 825 754
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 14.24% 13.35% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 521 644 627
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Simulink
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Simulink as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

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
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 3 months to 29 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
Warwickshire - 7 £41,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Simulink
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 20 (90.91%) MATLAB
2 16 (72.73%) C
3 15 (68.18%) Software Engineering
4 11 (50.00%) Automotive
5 10 (45.45%) Electronics
6 9 (40.91%) Regression Testing
6 9 (40.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (40.91%) Requirements Management
6 9 (40.91%) VxWorks
6 9 (40.91%) Python
6 9 (40.91%) Release Management
6 9 (40.91%) Atlassian
6 9 (40.91%) Unit Testing
6 9 (40.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (40.91%) V-Model
6 9 (40.91%) JIRA
6 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
6 9 (40.91%) Confluence
6 9 (40.91%) Coverity
6 9 (40.91%) Change Control
6 9 (40.91%) Profibus
6 9 (40.91%) SonarQube
6 9 (40.91%) Subversion
6 9 (40.91%) Issue Tracking
7 8 (36.36%) IEC 61508
7 8 (36.36%) TDD
8 7 (31.82%) Embedded C
8 7 (31.82%) 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 9 (40.91%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Stateflow
2 1 (4.55%) Abaqus
2 1 (4.55%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
1 9 (40.91%) JIRA
1 9 (40.91%) SonarQube
1 9 (40.91%) Subversion
2 3 (13.64%) CANoe
General
1 11 (50.00%) Automotive
2 10 (45.45%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Software Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Embedded Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Test Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) CAN bus
2 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) VxWorks
2 5 (22.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Software Engineering
2 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Change Control
2 9 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (40.91%) Issue Tracking
2 9 (40.91%) Regression Testing
2 9 (40.91%) Release Management
2 9 (40.91%) Requirements Management
2 9 (40.91%) Unit Testing
2 9 (40.91%) V-Model
3 8 (36.36%) TDD
4 5 (22.73%) SDLC
5 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
5 3 (13.64%) Validation
6 2 (9.09%) Mathematical Modelling
6 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
6 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) MATLAB
2 16 (72.73%) C
3 9 (40.91%) Python
4 7 (31.82%) Embedded C
5 6 (27.27%) C++
6 2 (9.09%) SQL
7 1 (4.55%) C#
7 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) IEC 61508
2 5 (22.73%) MISRA
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Atlassian
1 9 (40.91%) Coverity
2 5 (22.73%) Renesas
3 3 (13.64%) Green Hills
4 1 (4.55%) MathWorks