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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 83 93 119
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +26
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 33 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.88% 1.38% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.04% 2.03% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 10
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £48,250 £54,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
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
1084 1033 1419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 61.66% 67.69% 71.16%
Number of salaries quoted 889 928 1287
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 18 September 2014.

MATLAB Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 28 (50.91%) Degree
2 27 (49.09%) C
3 23 (41.82%) C++
3 23 (41.82%) Software Engineering
4 22 (40.00%) Simulink
5 20 (36.36%) Python
6 16 (29.09%) Electronics
7 14 (25.45%) Computer Science
8 12 (21.82%) PhD
9 11 (20.00%) Windows
9 11 (20.00%) Linux
9 11 (20.00%) Signal Processing
10 10 (18.18%) MathWorks
11 9 (16.36%) Integration Testing
12 8 (14.55%) Firmware
13 7 (12.73%) UNIX
13 7 (12.73%) Manufacturing
13 7 (12.73%) Configuration Management
13 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (10.91%) Kalman Filter
14 6 (10.91%) Physics
14 6 (10.91%) Statistics
14 6 (10.91%) JTAG
14 6 (10.91%) Automotive
14 6 (10.91%) LabVIEW
14 6 (10.91%) OO
14 6 (10.91%) UML
14 6 (10.91%) Java
14 6 (10.91%) C#
15 5 (9.09%) SQL

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 1 (1.82%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (40.00%) Simulink
2 5 (9.09%) MS Office
2 5 (9.09%) Mathematica
3 4 (7.27%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) Intranet
1 5 (9.09%) Internet
1 5 (9.09%) ATM
1 5 (9.09%) SNMP
1 5 (9.09%) Wireless
2 3 (5.45%) TETRA
3 2 (3.64%) LTE
3 2 (3.64%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.64%) Bluetooth
3 2 (3.64%) DECT
3 2 (3.64%) GSM
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) LabVIEW
2 5 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (29.09%) Electronics
2 7 (12.73%) Manufacturing
3 6 (10.91%) Automotive
4 5 (9.09%) Military
4 5 (9.09%) Avionics
5 4 (7.27%) Marketing
5 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (18.18%) Software Engineer
2 9 (16.36%) DSP Engineer
3 6 (10.91%) RF Engineer
3 6 (10.91%) Test Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Desktop Support
5 4 (7.27%) Radio Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) RF Test Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Graduate
6 3 (5.45%) Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Development Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Senior RF Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Electronics Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) .NET
1 5 (9.09%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (5.45%) MFC
3 2 (3.64%) WPF
3 2 (3.64%) SciPy
3 2 (3.64%) NumPy
3 2 (3.64%) REST
3 2 (3.64%) WinForms
3 2 (3.64%) ATL
3 2 (3.64%) DCOM
3 2 (3.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.55%) Firmware
3 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (10.91%) Physics
4 6 (10.91%) Statistics
5 5 (9.09%) Device Driver
5 5 (9.09%) Mathematics
6 3 (5.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (5.45%) Smartphone
7 2 (3.64%) VHDL
8 1 (1.82%) ASIC
8 1 (1.82%) Verilog
8 1 (1.82%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) Windows
1 11 (20.00%) Linux
2 7 (12.73%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.82%) Software Engineering
2 11 (20.00%) Signal Processing
3 9 (16.36%) Integration Testing
4 7 (12.73%) Configuration Management
5 6 (10.91%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (10.91%) OO
5 6 (10.91%) UML
6 5 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (9.09%) Bayesian Methods
6 5 (9.09%) Knowledge Discovery
6 5 (9.09%) Machine Learning
7 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.64%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.64%) Digital Signal Processing
9 1 (1.82%) Service Management
9 1 (1.82%) Validation
9 1 (1.82%) Parallel Computing
9 1 (1.82%) Image Processing
9 1 (1.82%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 27 (49.09%) C
2 23 (41.82%) C++
3 20 (36.36%) Python
4 6 (10.91%) Java
4 6 (10.91%) C#
5 5 (9.09%) SQL
5 5 (9.09%) R
6 4 (7.27%) Embedded C
7 3 (5.45%) Embedded C++
7 3 (5.45%) Perl
8 1 (1.82%) VB
8 1 (1.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 28 (50.91%) Degree
2 12 (21.82%) PhD
3 5 (9.09%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) JTAG
2 5 (9.09%) IEC 61508
2 5 (9.09%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) MathWorks
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.64%) Genesys
3 2 (3.64%) EMC
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