The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 77 57 78
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +21
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 7 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.04% 2.27% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.59% 3.81% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 0
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +8.49%
MATLAB
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
439 394 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 64.94% 59.70% 67.22%
Number of salaries quoted 375 340 406
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

MATLAB Salary Trend in Dorset

MATLAB
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MATLAB across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

MATLAB Salary Histogram in Dorset

MATLAB
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Weymouth -3 2 £27,500 -21.42%
MATLAB
South West

MATLAB
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (71.43%) Algorithms
2 5 (71.43%) C
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Electronics
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) Firmware
3 2 (28.57%) Logistics
3 2 (28.57%) SysML
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Physics
3 2 (28.57%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (28.57%) Signal Processing

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Systems Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Graduate
2 2 (28.57%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Algorithms
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 2 (28.57%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (28.57%) SysML
3 2 (28.57%) Signal Processing
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C
1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Firmware