Period
to 18 August 2018

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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The MathWorks Simulink
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 256 301 336
Rank change year-on-year +45 +35 -32
Permanent jobs citing Simulink 38 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.24% 0.075%
As % of the Applications category 3.93% 2.37% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 7
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,375 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.72% -5.97% -
10th Percentile £37,175 £33,425 £38,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £49,100 £63,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £41,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.78% +11.33% -6.25%

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 968 1,012 1,163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 10.61% 10.09% 9.69%
Number of salaries quoted 680 806 908
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +6.56% +1.67%
10th Percentile £20,000 £22,000 £19,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.67% - +1.35%

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 18 August 2018.

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 18 August 2018. 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
Coventry +14 12 £41,500 -12.63% 6
Birmingham - 11 £35,000 - 1
Warwickshire +14 3 £60,000 +46.34% 13
Staffordshire +6 2 £46,250 +2.78% 4
Worcestershire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Simulink
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing Simulink also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Simulink.

1 32 (84.21%) Electronics
2 27 (71.05%) Degree
3 25 (65.79%) Automotive
4 24 (63.16%) MATLAB
5 21 (55.26%) Software Engineering
6 17 (44.74%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (36.84%) Stateflow
7 14 (36.84%) Requirements Management
7 14 (36.84%) Validation
8 12 (31.58%) Configuration Management
8 12 (31.58%) Rational Rhapsody
9 11 (28.95%) C
10 10 (26.32%) SysML
10 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (26.32%) Embedded Software Development
11 8 (21.05%) C#
11 8 (21.05%) C++
11 8 (21.05%) Visual Studio
11 8 (21.05%) UML
11 8 (21.05%) Windows
11 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
12 7 (18.42%) Eclipse
12 7 (18.42%) Linux
12 7 (18.42%) Aerospace
12 7 (18.42%) Yourdon
12 7 (18.42%) MKS
12 7 (18.42%) MathWorks
12 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
12 7 (18.42%) OpenGL
12 7 (18.42%) Embedded Linux

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:

Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Stateflow
2 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (18.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (18.42%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.63%) FlexRay
1 1 (2.63%) Modbus
1 1 (2.63%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Rational Rhapsody
2 8 (21.05%) Visual Studio
3 7 (18.42%) Eclipse
3 7 (18.42%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (2.63%) CANoe
General
1 32 (84.21%) Electronics
2 25 (65.79%) Automotive
3 7 (18.42%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Architect
2 10 (26.32%) Systems Architect
3 9 (23.68%) Software Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Software Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Software Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Electronics Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Embedded Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Hardware Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Electronics Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Applications Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) C Developer
8 1 (2.63%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (2.63%) C++/C# Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) OpenGL
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) ATL
2 1 (2.63%) DCOM
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
2 1 (2.63%) HTML5
2 1 (2.63%) WinForms
2 1 (2.63%) WPF
2 1 (2.63%) XML
2 1 (2.63%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.79%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (13.16%) Algorithms
3 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 7 (18.42%) Embedded Linux
2 7 (18.42%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Software Engineering
2 17 (44.74%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (36.84%) Requirements Management
3 14 (36.84%) Validation
4 12 (31.58%) Configuration Management
5 10 (26.32%) Embedded Software Development
5 10 (26.32%) SysML
6 8 (21.05%) UML
7 7 (18.42%) FMEA
7 7 (18.42%) Yourdon
8 5 (13.16%) Defect Management
8 5 (13.16%) SDLC
9 3 (7.89%) Test Automation
10 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (5.26%) DMAIC
10 2 (5.26%) Project Management
10 2 (5.26%) Six Sigma
11 1 (2.63%) Data Management
11 1 (2.63%) OO
11 1 (2.63%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) MATLAB
2 11 (28.95%) C
3 8 (21.05%) C#
3 8 (21.05%) C++
4 2 (5.26%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.63%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (71.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) HAZOP
2 5 (13.16%) MISRA
3 2 (5.26%) ISO 26262
3 2 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) MathWorks
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
1 7 (18.42%) MKS