The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 69 97 78
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -19
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.43% 0.24% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.86% 0.38% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Average salary £42,999 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.25% -2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.09%
MATLAB
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
348 521 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 49.86% 62.25% 64.61%
Number of salaries quoted 315 465 429
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

MATLAB Salary Trend in Leicestershire

MATLAB
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Loughborough +2 2 £42,999 +10.25%
Leicester +29 1 £42,500 -
MATLAB
East Midlands

MATLAB
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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%) Simulink
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (50.00%) Image Processing
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Automotive
2 2 (50.00%) LabVIEW
2 2 (50.00%) Device Driver

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 4 (100.00%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (50.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (50.00%) Image Processing
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree