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 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 77 90 118
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +28
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 40 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.17% 1.57% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.48% 2.35% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 10
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +13.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £41,250 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.84% +13.01%
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
1150 1064 1364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 62.47% 66.83% 71.23%
Number of salaries quoted 949 960 1215
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 August 2014.

MATLAB Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 33 (52.38%) Degree
2 28 (44.44%) C
3 25 (39.68%) C++
4 24 (38.10%) Software Engineering
5 22 (34.92%) Simulink
5 22 (34.92%) Electronics
6 20 (31.75%) Python
7 14 (22.22%) Computer Science
7 14 (22.22%) Signal Processing
8 13 (20.63%) PhD
8 13 (20.63%) Linux
9 10 (15.87%) Windows
9 10 (15.87%) MathWorks
9 10 (15.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 9 (14.29%) Integration Testing
10 9 (14.29%) Firmware
11 8 (12.70%) Mathematics
11 8 (12.70%) Physics
12 7 (11.11%) Manufacturing
12 7 (11.11%) VHDL
12 7 (11.11%) Configuration Management
12 7 (11.11%) UNIX
13 6 (9.52%) UML
13 6 (9.52%) Java
13 6 (9.52%) OO
13 6 (9.52%) Automotive
13 6 (9.52%) Statistics
13 6 (9.52%) JTAG
13 6 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
14 5 (7.94%) Bayesian Methods

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (1.59%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (34.92%) Simulink
2 5 (7.94%) Mathematica
2 5 (7.94%) MS Office
3 4 (6.35%) Stateflow
4 1 (1.59%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (7.94%) Wireless
1 5 (7.94%) Intranet
1 5 (7.94%) Internet
1 5 (7.94%) ATM
1 5 (7.94%) Bluetooth
1 5 (7.94%) SNMP
2 3 (4.76%) NFC
2 3 (4.76%) TETRA
3 2 (3.17%) DECT
3 2 (3.17%) GSM
3 2 (3.17%) LTE
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Jenkins
1 5 (7.94%) LabVIEW
General
1 22 (34.92%) Electronics
2 7 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 6 (9.52%) Automotive
4 5 (7.94%) Avionics
4 5 (7.94%) Marketing
4 5 (7.94%) Military
5 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (15.87%) Software Engineer
2 8 (12.70%) DSP Engineer
3 6 (9.52%) RF Engineer
3 6 (9.52%) Electronics Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Test Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Desktop Support
5 4 (6.35%) Graduate
5 4 (6.35%) Junior
5 4 (6.35%) Radio Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) RF Test Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Designer
6 3 (4.76%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Development Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Senior RF Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (6.35%) .NET
3 3 (4.76%) MFC
4 2 (3.17%) ATL
4 2 (3.17%) DCOM
4 2 (3.17%) SOAP
4 2 (3.17%) WinForms
4 2 (3.17%) SciPy
4 2 (3.17%) NumPy
4 2 (3.17%) WPF
4 2 (3.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 10 (15.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 9 (14.29%) Firmware
4 8 (12.70%) Mathematics
4 8 (12.70%) Physics
5 7 (11.11%) VHDL
6 6 (9.52%) Statistics
7 5 (7.94%) Device Driver
8 3 (4.76%) Smartphone
8 3 (4.76%) Verilog
8 3 (4.76%) ASIC
9 1 (1.59%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.63%) Linux
2 10 (15.87%) Windows
3 7 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.10%) Software Engineering
2 14 (22.22%) Signal Processing
3 9 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 7 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 6 (9.52%) UML
5 6 (9.52%) OO
5 6 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (7.94%) Bayesian Methods
6 5 (7.94%) Knowledge Discovery
6 5 (7.94%) Machine Learning
6 5 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (7.94%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (6.35%) Digital Signal Processing
8 3 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (4.76%) Time Management
8 3 (4.76%) IC Design
8 3 (4.76%) CAD
9 2 (3.17%) Data Analysis
10 1 (1.59%) Image Processing
10 1 (1.59%) Parallel Computing
Programming Languages
1 28 (44.44%) C
2 25 (39.68%) C++
3 20 (31.75%) Python
4 6 (9.52%) Java
5 5 (7.94%) R
5 5 (7.94%) C#
5 5 (7.94%) SQL
6 3 (4.76%) VB6
6 3 (4.76%) VB
6 3 (4.76%) Perl
6 3 (4.76%) Embedded C
6 3 (4.76%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 33 (52.38%) Degree
2 13 (20.63%) PhD
3 5 (7.94%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) JTAG
2 5 (7.94%) IEC 61508
2 5 (7.94%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) MathWorks
2 5 (7.94%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.76%) BT
4 2 (3.17%) Genesys
4 2 (3.17%) EMC
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