The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 97 89 95
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.17% 0.29% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 0.68% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £41,250 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.84% +13.01%
MATLAB
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
539 441 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 45.10% 42.57% 47.15%
Number of salaries quoted 492 429 414
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MATLAB across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MATLAB across the Bedfordshire region.

MATLAB Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing MATLAB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MATLAB.

1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) MODAF
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) SysML
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Luciad
2 2 (50.00%) DoDAF
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Simulink
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) ESRI
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Avionics

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing MATLAB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MATLAB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Principal Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Principal Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) MODAF
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) SysML
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (50.00%) DoDAF
2 2 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Luciad
1 2 (50.00%) ESRI