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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 165 156 152
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 6 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.032% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.31% 0.060% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +19.17%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
MATLAB
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1941 1680 1681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.50% 54.32% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1250 1109 1122
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

MATLAB Salary Trend in Scotland

MATLAB
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Edinburgh - 4 £45,000 - 2
Aberdeenshire - 1 - -
MATLAB
UK

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (71.43%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 4 (57.14%) R
2 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Ruby
3 3 (42.86%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Statistics
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) Pandas
3 3 (42.86%) Machine Learning
3 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) MapReduce
3 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
3 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) Electronics
4 2 (28.57%) Xilinx
5 1 (14.29%) Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (14.29%) Netezza
5 1 (14.29%) VHDL
5 1 (14.29%) Verilog
5 1 (14.29%) Cadence
5 1 (14.29%) Alterian

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SPSS
1 1 (14.29%) FastStats
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DECT
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
1 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 1 (14.29%) LabVIEW
1 1 (14.29%) GCC
General
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Design Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Data Scientist
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Junior
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Hardware Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 3 (42.86%) Statistics
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Physics
3 1 (14.29%) Firmware
3 1 (14.29%) VHDL
3 1 (14.29%) Verilog
3 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
1 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Machine Learning
2 3 (42.86%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) MapReduce
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Video Processing
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) R
2 3 (42.86%) Ruby
2 3 (42.86%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) C
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) JTAG
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Xilinx
2 1 (14.29%) Altera
2 1 (14.29%) Actel
2 1 (14.29%) SmartFocus
2 1 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (14.29%) Cadence
2 1 (14.29%) Alterian
2 1 (14.29%) Netezza
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