The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 86 101 112
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +11
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 19 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.28% 1.11% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.93% 1.63% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 17
Average salary £27,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MATLAB
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
985 1225 1356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 66.42% 67.98% 68.04%
Number of salaries quoted 881 1085 1227
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

MATLAB Salary Trend in Cambridge

MATLAB
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MATLAB across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

MATLAB Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 42 (77.78%) Degree
2 37 (68.52%) C
2 37 (68.52%) Electronics
3 30 (55.56%) C++
4 29 (53.70%) Python
4 29 (53.70%) Software Engineering
5 22 (40.74%) Computer Science
6 15 (27.78%) Chemistry
7 14 (25.93%) Algorithms
8 12 (22.22%) Military
8 12 (22.22%) LabVIEW
9 10 (18.52%) CAD
10 8 (14.81%) Manufacturing
10 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (12.96%) Signal Processing
11 7 (12.96%) R
11 7 (12.96%) Mathematics
12 6 (11.11%) Firmware
13 5 (9.26%) Simulink
13 5 (9.26%) SAS
13 5 (9.26%) VBA
13 5 (9.26%) Finance
14 4 (7.41%) Wireless
14 4 (7.41%) Multimedia
14 4 (7.41%) 3GPP
14 4 (7.41%) 3G
14 4 (7.41%) Business Development
14 4 (7.41%) Smartphone
14 4 (7.41%) Statistics
14 4 (7.41%) LTE

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.26%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Simulink
2 3 (5.56%) S-PLUS
3 1 (1.85%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (1.85%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (1.85%) PTC Creo
3 1 (1.85%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) 3GPP
1 4 (7.41%) 3G
1 4 (7.41%) Wireless
1 4 (7.41%) LTE
2 2 (3.70%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) Data Mining
1 2 (3.70%) Text Mining
1 2 (3.70%) Spotfire
1 2 (3.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) LabVIEW
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
General
1 37 (68.52%) Electronics
2 12 (22.22%) Military
3 8 (14.81%) Manufacturing
4 5 (9.26%) Finance
5 4 (7.41%) Multimedia
6 3 (5.56%) Marketing
7 1 (1.85%) Automotive
7 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (42.59%) Software Engineer
2 12 (22.22%) Developer
3 11 (20.37%) C++ Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Graduate
3 11 (20.37%) Software Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) C Developer
4 8 (14.81%) C Programmer
4 8 (14.81%) Software Programmer
4 8 (14.81%) Programmer
4 8 (14.81%) C++ Programmer
5 7 (12.96%) Research Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Wireless Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Data Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) DSP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) XML
1 2 (3.70%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 22 (40.74%) Computer Science
2 15 (27.78%) Chemistry
3 14 (25.93%) Algorithms
4 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (12.96%) Mathematics
6 4 (7.41%) Smartphone
6 4 (7.41%) Statistics
7 3 (5.56%) VHDL
7 3 (5.56%) Verilog
7 3 (5.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (3.70%) Applied Mathematics
8 2 (3.70%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) UNIX
1 2 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (53.70%) Software Engineering
2 10 (18.52%) CAD
3 7 (12.96%) Signal Processing
4 4 (7.41%) Analytics
4 4 (7.41%) Business Development
4 4 (7.41%) Digital Signal Processing
5 3 (5.56%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (5.56%) Project Management
5 3 (5.56%) Data Analysis
6 2 (3.70%) Business Analysis
6 2 (3.70%) Competitive Intelligence
6 2 (3.70%) ERP
6 2 (3.70%) Data Modelling
6 2 (3.70%) ETL
6 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.70%) Pattern Recognition
6 2 (3.70%) Machine Learning
7 1 (1.85%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.85%) Finite Element Analysis
7 1 (1.85%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (68.52%) C
2 30 (55.56%) C++
3 29 (53.70%) Python
4 7 (12.96%) R
5 5 (9.26%) VBA
6 2 (3.70%) Embedded C
6 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.70%) SQL
6 2 (3.70%) Java
6 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 42 (77.78%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) PhD
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (5.56%) ION Trading
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle
2 2 (3.70%) Business Objects
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