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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 85 94 59
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -35
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 4 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.48% 0.51% 2.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.86% 0.71% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 12
Average salary £35,750 £36,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.37% +15.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%
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
464 565 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 55.84% 72.34% 58.52%
Number of salaries quoted 349 515 294
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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
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 12 February 2016. 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 -1 2 £39,000 +41.81%
Dorchester - 2 £32,500 -
MATLAB
South West

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 20 (95.24%) C++
2 19 (90.48%) UML
2 19 (90.48%) Security Cleared
3 18 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 18 (85.71%) Java
3 18 (85.71%) Algorithms
4 16 (76.19%) Intel
4 16 (76.19%) Linux
4 16 (76.19%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (71.43%) Validation
6 14 (66.67%) TCP/IP
6 14 (66.67%) OO
6 14 (66.67%) Rational Rhapsody
6 14 (66.67%) Multithreading
6 14 (66.67%) OpenMP
6 14 (66.67%) Concurrent Programming
7 11 (52.38%) Signal Processing
8 10 (47.62%) DO-178B
8 10 (47.62%) Parallel Programming
9 9 (42.86%) Degree
10 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
10 4 (19.05%) C
11 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
11 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
12 2 (9.52%) Usability Testing
12 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
12 2 (9.52%) Subversion
12 2 (9.52%) JavaFX
12 2 (9.52%) CppUnit
12 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Mathcad
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (9.52%) CppUnit
2 2 (9.52%) JUnit
2 2 (9.52%) LabVIEW
2 2 (9.52%) NetBeans
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (9.52%) Military
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) C++ Software Engineer
1 16 (76.19%) Java Engineer
1 16 (76.19%) Java Software Engineer
1 16 (76.19%) Software Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Senior Java Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Senior Java Software Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Principal Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Principal Software Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Systems Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) OpenMP
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) JavaFX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (85.71%) Algorithms
2 16 (76.19%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.76%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) UML
2 18 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 15 (71.43%) Validation
4 14 (66.67%) Concurrent Programming
4 14 (66.67%) Multithreading
4 14 (66.67%) OO
5 11 (52.38%) Signal Processing
6 10 (47.62%) Parallel Programming
7 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
8 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
8 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Usability Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Human Factors
9 1 (4.76%) Requirements Management
9 1 (4.76%) SysML
9 1 (4.76%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) C++
2 18 (85.71%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) C
4 2 (9.52%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) Fortran
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) Security Cleared
2 9 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) DO-178B
2 2 (9.52%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Intel
2 1 (4.76%) EMC