The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 90 - 92
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.21% - 0.081%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MATLAB
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
557 682 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 58.08% 55.45% 43.65%
Number of salaries quoted 490 547 471
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Kent

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

MATLAB Salary Trend in Kent

MATLAB
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
Sevenoaks - 1 £40,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £35,000 -
MATLAB
South East

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
2 5 (55.56%) Physics
2 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 5 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) OOD
2 5 (55.56%) Visualisation
3 4 (44.44%) R
4 3 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) 3D Visualisation
4 3 (33.33%) Image Processing
4 3 (33.33%) Algorithms
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 3 (33.33%) Simulink
4 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 3 (33.33%) Fortran
4 3 (33.33%) UML
4 3 (33.33%) Postgraduate
4 3 (33.33%) Electronics
5 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
5 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) Mathematica
5 2 (22.22%) Software Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Retail
6 1 (11.11%) Alterian

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Simulink
2 2 (22.22%) Mathematica
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (33.33%) Electronics
2 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Military
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Software Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Market Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Pricing Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
1 5 (55.56%) Physics
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
1 5 (55.56%) Visualisation
2 3 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) OOD
2 3 (33.33%) UML
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Image Processing
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) 3D Visualisation
3 2 (22.22%) Software Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Insight
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) CHAID
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) R
3 3 (33.33%) Fortran
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) Postgraduate
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Alterian