The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 103 110 106
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 22 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.21% 0.90% 1.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.78% 1.34% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 25
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,400 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1237 1348 1583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 68.12% 67.23% 74.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1097 1216 1378
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
MATLAB
Cambridgeshire

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 April 2014.

MATLAB Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 45 (72.58%) C++
2 39 (62.90%) C
3 30 (48.39%) VHDL
4 23 (37.10%) Degree
5 22 (35.48%) Verilog
6 20 (32.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 16 (25.81%) PhD
8 14 (22.58%) Electronics
9 12 (19.35%) ASIC
10 11 (17.74%) C#
10 11 (17.74%) Signal Processing
10 11 (17.74%) Embedded Systems
11 10 (16.13%) Linux
11 10 (16.13%) Wireless
11 10 (16.13%) Software Engineering
12 9 (14.52%) Java
12 9 (14.52%) CAD
12 9 (14.52%) Digital Media
13 8 (12.90%) Simulink
13 8 (12.90%) OO
14 7 (11.29%) SNMP
15 6 (9.68%) Parallel Computing
15 6 (9.68%) Digital Signal Processing
15 6 (9.68%) Mathematics
16 4 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
16 4 (6.45%) Ada
16 4 (6.45%) Bluetooth
17 3 (4.84%) Firmware
17 3 (4.84%) VB
17 3 (4.84%) BT

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Simulink
2 1 (1.61%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SunGard APT
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.13%) Wireless
2 7 (11.29%) SNMP
3 4 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (6.45%) Bluetooth
4 3 (4.84%) NFC
5 1 (1.61%) DECT
5 1 (1.61%) GSM
5 1 (1.61%) TETRA
5 1 (1.61%) LTE
General
1 14 (22.58%) Electronics
2 3 (4.84%) Marketing
3 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.23%) Finance
4 1 (1.61%) Automotive
4 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (22.58%) Junior
2 13 (20.97%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (16.13%) Graduate
3 10 (16.13%) Electronics Engineer
4 9 (14.52%) Architect
4 9 (14.52%) Hardware Architect
5 8 (12.90%) Developer
6 7 (11.29%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Graduate Systems Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Junior Systems Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Software Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Junior Software Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (6.45%) Consultant
10 3 (4.84%) Design Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) DSP Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Designer
10 3 (4.84%) Development Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Senior Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) .NET
1 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (48.39%) VHDL
2 22 (35.48%) Verilog
3 20 (32.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 12 (19.35%) ASIC
5 11 (17.74%) Embedded Systems
6 9 (14.52%) Digital Media
7 6 (9.68%) Mathematics
8 3 (4.84%) Firmware
9 2 (3.23%) Physics
9 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
9 2 (3.23%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (1.61%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.13%) Linux
2 2 (3.23%) UNIX
3 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.74%) Signal Processing
2 10 (16.13%) Software Engineering
3 9 (14.52%) CAD
4 8 (12.90%) OO
5 6 (9.68%) Parallel Computing
5 6 (9.68%) Digital Signal Processing
6 3 (4.84%) IC Design
6 3 (4.84%) Validation
6 3 (4.84%) Integration Testing
6 3 (4.84%) Time Management
6 3 (4.84%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (1.61%) UML
7 1 (1.61%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.61%) Risk Management
7 1 (1.61%) Fund Management
7 1 (1.61%) Financial Modelling
7 1 (1.61%) Monte Carlo Method
7 1 (1.61%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 45 (72.58%) C++
2 39 (62.90%) C
3 11 (17.74%) C#
4 9 (14.52%) Java
5 4 (6.45%) Ada
6 3 (4.84%) VB
6 3 (4.84%) VB6
7 2 (3.23%) PHP
8 1 (1.61%) SQL
8 1 (1.61%) Python
8 1 (1.61%) VBA
8 1 (1.61%) Perl
8 1 (1.61%) Fortran
8 1 (1.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (37.10%) Degree
2 16 (25.81%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) JTAG
Vendors
1 3 (4.84%) BT
1 3 (4.84%) ANSYS
2 1 (1.61%) MathWorks
2 1 (1.61%) SunGard
2 1 (1.61%) EMC
2 1 (1.61%) Genesys
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