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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank - 76 54
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 0 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.54% 1.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.87% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 8
Average salary - £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.67%
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+15.33% +2.73%
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
571 458 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 67.33% 61.64% 51.21%
Number of salaries quoted 465 401 224
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 12 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Requirements Management
2 5 (83.33%) Validation
2 5 (83.33%) Military
2 5 (83.33%) UML
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (16.67%) Aerospace

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (83.33%) Military
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Principal Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Principal Systems Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Requirements Management
2 5 (83.33%) Validation
2 5 (83.33%) UML
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared