The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 53 84 56
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -28
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.26% 0.17% 0.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.46% 0.26% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £42,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
MATLAB
Leicestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
216 391 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 56.99% 68.36% 66.87%
Number of salaries quoted 201 343 208
Average salary £38,800 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

MATLAB Salary Trend in Leicester

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (80.00%) Image Processing
3 3 (60.00%) C
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (40.00%) Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) Line Management
4 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Video Processing
4 2 (40.00%) Video Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) Simulink
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) Tcl
4 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (20.00%) LabVIEW
5 1 (20.00%) Subversion
5 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (20.00%) Electronics
5 1 (20.00%) EMC
5 1 (20.00%) Xilinx
5 1 (20.00%) CAD
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Image Processing
2 2 (40.00%) Video Processing
2 2 (40.00%) Video Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) CAD
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Tcl
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) EMC
1 1 (20.00%) Xilinx