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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 99 107 113
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 9 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.63% 1.03% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.96% 1.55% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 13
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,650 £60,000
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
939 1227 1257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 65.57% 66.58% 70.38%
Number of salaries quoted 835 1054 1156
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 June 2015.

MATLAB Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 29 (90.63%) C
2 27 (84.38%) Software Engineering
3 26 (81.25%) Degree
4 24 (75.00%) C++
4 24 (75.00%) Python
4 24 (75.00%) Electronics
5 20 (62.50%) Computer Science
6 9 (28.13%) Algorithms
7 4 (12.50%) Signal Processing
7 4 (12.50%) Firmware
8 3 (9.38%) 3G
8 3 (9.38%) Wireless
8 3 (9.38%) 3GPP
8 3 (9.38%) Digital Signal Processing
8 3 (9.38%) LTE
8 3 (9.38%) Smartphone
8 3 (9.38%) Multimedia
9 2 (6.25%) Project Management
9 2 (6.25%) Text Mining
9 2 (6.25%) Statistics
9 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
9 2 (6.25%) Physics
9 2 (6.25%) Competitive Intelligence
9 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
9 2 (6.25%) Spotfire
9 2 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (6.25%) Apache Flex
9 2 (6.25%) 4G
9 2 (6.25%) R
9 2 (6.25%) D3.js

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 2 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Simulink
1 1 (3.13%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) 3G
1 3 (9.38%) Wireless
1 3 (9.38%) 3GPP
1 3 (9.38%) LTE
2 2 (6.25%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Text Mining
1 2 (6.25%) Spotfire
1 2 (6.25%) QlikView
1 2 (6.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.13%) LabVIEW
General
1 24 (75.00%) Electronics
2 3 (9.38%) Multimedia
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) C++ Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Software Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Software Programmer
3 8 (25.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) C++ Programmer
3 8 (25.00%) C Developer
3 8 (25.00%) C Programmer
3 8 (25.00%) Programmer
3 8 (25.00%) Graduate
4 7 (21.88%) Research Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Wireless Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Apache Flex
1 2 (6.25%) D3.js
1 2 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 9 (28.13%) Algorithms
3 3 (9.38%) Smartphone
4 2 (6.25%) Statistics
4 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.25%) Physics
4 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (84.38%) Software Engineering
2 4 (12.50%) Signal Processing
3 3 (9.38%) Digital Signal Processing
4 2 (6.25%) Project Management
4 2 (6.25%) Competitive Intelligence
4 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.25%) Analytics
4 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.25%) ERP
4 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 2 (6.25%) ETL
5 1 (3.13%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) C
2 24 (75.00%) C++
2 24 (75.00%) Python
3 2 (6.25%) R
3 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.25%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) VBA
4 1 (3.13%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 26 (81.25%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle
1 2 (6.25%) Business Objects
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