The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 111 104 88
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -16
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.071% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.38% 0.14% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -4.10%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
MATLAB
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
782 725 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 51.65% 51.35% 50.76%
Number of salaries quoted 555 478 443
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

MATLAB Salary Trend in Edinburgh

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) R
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Pandas
2 3 (75.00%) MapReduce
2 3 (75.00%) Machine Learning
2 3 (75.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Statistics
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Netezza
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (25.00%) SPSS
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Alterian
3 1 (25.00%) SmartFocus
3 1 (25.00%) FastStats

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SPSS
1 1 (25.00%) FastStats
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Statistics
1 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) MapReduce
2 3 (75.00%) Machine Learning
2 3 (75.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Insight
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) R
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Netezza
1 1 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (25.00%) Alterian
1 1 (25.00%) SmartFocus