Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The MathWorks Simulink
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 260 294 342
Rank change year-on-year +34 +48 -35
Permanent jobs citing Simulink 35 34 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.41% 0.34% 0.068%
As % of the Applications category 3.87% 3.35% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 5
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £30,650 £33,425 £39,300
90th Percentile £61,375 £56,250 £56,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.05% -3.89% +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 905 1,015 1,218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 10.50% 10.24% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 627 820 934
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +4.84%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £56,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 19 October 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 19 October 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
Birmingham +28 16 £35,000 - 4
Warwickshire +37 3 £60,000 +46.34% 7
Staffordshire +7 2 £46,250 -7.50% 2
Worcestershire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Simulink
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 30 (85.71%) Degree
2 26 (74.29%) MATLAB
3 25 (71.43%) Electronics
4 17 (48.57%) Automotive
4 17 (48.57%) Rational Rhapsody
4 17 (48.57%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (42.86%) Embedded Software Development
5 15 (42.86%) SysML
5 15 (42.86%) C
6 13 (37.14%) Stateflow
7 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
8 9 (25.71%) Requirements Management
9 8 (22.86%) Validation
9 8 (22.86%) C#
9 8 (22.86%) C++
9 8 (22.86%) Visual Studio
9 8 (22.86%) Windows
9 8 (22.86%) UML
9 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Excel
10 7 (20.00%) Eclipse
10 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 7 (20.00%) Linux
10 7 (20.00%) OpenGL
10 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
10 7 (20.00%) MathWorks
10 7 (20.00%) Yourdon
10 7 (20.00%) MKS
10 7 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
10 7 (20.00%) TargetLink

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 13 (37.14%) Stateflow
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (20.00%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Ethernet
1 2 (5.71%) FlexRay
2 1 (2.86%) Modbus
2 1 (2.86%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 17 (48.57%) Rational Rhapsody
2 8 (22.86%) Visual Studio
3 7 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 7 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (5.71%) Polyspace
4 2 (5.71%) VectorCAST
5 1 (2.86%) CANoe
General
1 25 (71.43%) Electronics
2 17 (48.57%) Automotive
3 4 (11.43%) German Language
4 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Architect
1 15 (42.86%) Systems Architect
2 6 (17.14%) Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Software Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Software Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Embedded Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Electronics Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Electronics Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) C Developer
6 1 (2.86%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.86%) C++ Developer
6 1 (2.86%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (2.86%) C++/C# Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Field Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) ATL
2 1 (2.86%) DCOM
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
2 1 (2.86%) HTML5
2 1 (2.86%) WinForms
2 1 (2.86%) WPF
2 1 (2.86%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
2 7 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (42.86%) Embedded Software Development
2 15 (42.86%) SysML
3 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
4 9 (25.71%) Requirements Management
5 8 (22.86%) UML
5 8 (22.86%) Validation
6 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (20.00%) FMEA
6 7 (20.00%) Yourdon
7 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.71%) DMAIC
8 2 (5.71%) Project Management
8 2 (5.71%) Six Sigma
8 2 (5.71%) Static Code Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.86%) Data Acquisition
9 1 (2.86%) Data Management
9 1 (2.86%) Device Driver Development
9 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (74.29%) MATLAB
2 15 (42.86%) C
3 8 (22.86%) C#
3 8 (22.86%) C++
4 2 (5.71%) Assembly Language
4 2 (5.71%) Embedded C
4 2 (5.71%) Python
4 2 (5.71%) R
5 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (85.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) HAZOP
2 3 (8.57%) ISO 26262
3 2 (5.71%) QA
4 1 (2.86%) MISRA
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) MathWorks
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (20.00%) MKS