The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 133 134 123
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.089% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% 0.25% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £24,250 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-59.58% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £60,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £60,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+15.33% +2.73%
MATLAB
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
838 816 1033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.74% 36.30% 50.69%
Number of salaries quoted 694 724 911
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £30,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Reading

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

MATLAB Salary Trend in Reading

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (60.00%) Physics
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Ant
3 2 (40.00%) VxWorks
3 2 (40.00%) CAD
3 2 (40.00%) LynxOS
3 2 (40.00%) Bugzilla
3 2 (40.00%) RUP
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) ClearCase
3 2 (40.00%) Ada
3 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Operations Research
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) MODAF

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (20.00%) Mathematica
1 1 (20.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (20.00%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (40.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Military
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Graduate
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Research Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) ICEfaces
2 1 (20.00%) WebGL
2 1 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (20.00%) DirectX
2 1 (20.00%) WinForms
2 1 (20.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (60.00%) Physics
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) Cybernetics
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) VxWorks
1 2 (40.00%) LynxOS
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) CAD
2 2 (40.00%) RUP
2 2 (40.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) Operations Research
2 2 (40.00%) MODAF
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) Numerical Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Communications Security
3 1 (20.00%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Ada
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) SolidWorks
2 1 (20.00%) Autodesk