The first table below looks at the demand for MATLAB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 146 117 142
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +25
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 5 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.20% 0.81% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.42% 1.53% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 13
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1197 1177 1397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 47.58% 52.92% 55.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1004 940 1152
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
MATLAB
East of England

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MATLAB Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

MATLAB
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MATLAB across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

MATLAB Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

MATLAB
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
Borehamwood -4 2 £30,000 -14.28%
Stevenage -5 2 £50,000 +17.64%
MATLAB
East of England

MATLAB
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 11 (91.67%) LabVIEW
2 8 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 8 (66.67%) Physics
3 6 (50.00%) Signal Processing
4 4 (33.33%) C
5 3 (25.00%) VB
5 3 (25.00%) Assembly Language
5 3 (25.00%) Firmware
6 2 (16.67%) PhD
7 1 (8.33%) Video Processing
7 1 (8.33%) OpenCV
7 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (8.33%) Wireless
7 1 (8.33%) Electronics
7 1 (8.33%) Linux
7 1 (8.33%) C#
7 1 (8.33%) C++

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) RF Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) RF Design Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Microwave Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Development Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Design Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Design Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Physics
2 3 (25.00%) Firmware
3 1 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (8.33%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C
2 3 (25.00%) VB
2 3 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PhD