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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank - 140 -
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.32% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +8.49%
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
738 1020 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.90% 41.00% 43.99%
Number of salaries quoted 581 831 809
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 28 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Physics
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) PhD
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
2 2 (66.67%) Military
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematica
2 2 (66.67%) Information Management
2 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Cybernetics
2 2 (66.67%) Numerical Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Communications Security
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Image Processing
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) CAD
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Research
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (66.67%) Mathematica
General
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
1 2 (66.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Principal Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Research Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Physics
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Cybernetics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Information Management
2 2 (66.67%) Numerical Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Communications Security
2 2 (66.67%) Image Processing
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) CAD
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) PhD