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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank - 60 -
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.84% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £44,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
461 387 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 65.67% 65.37% 53.97%
Number of salaries quoted 399 328 270
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Electronics
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) Firmware
3 2 (40.00%) Logistics
3 2 (40.00%) SysML
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) Physics
3 2 (40.00%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (40.00%) Signal Processing

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 (40.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Systems Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Graduate
2 2 (40.00%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (40.00%) SysML
3 2 (40.00%) Signal Processing
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Firmware