The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 262 240 244
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +4
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 1 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.013% 0.029% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.025% 0.048% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Average salary - £28,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +15.49%
MATLAB
England

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

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4048 4151 4249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 53.79% 61.16% 59.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3445 3646 3782
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MATLAB
Salary Trend in the North West

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

MATLAB Salary Trend in the North West

MATLAB
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SPSS
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stata
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SPSS
1 1 (100.00%) Stata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Data Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects