The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MathWorks MATLAB
England / South West
Rank 214 234 238
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +4
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 21 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.41% 0.40% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.70% 0.71% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 6
Median salary £45,000 £43,250 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +10.89%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2988 3262 3307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 58.27% 56.69% 55.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2486 2790 2920
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing MATLAB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MATLAB
Salary Trend in the South West

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

MATLAB Salary Trend in the South West

MATLAB
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MATLAB across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

MATLAB Salary Histogram in the South West

MATLAB
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Devon -9 11 £45,000 +2.85% 2
Bristol +5 6 £57,500 +54.36% 1
Dorset +35 1 £60,000 +84.61%
Gloucestershire - 1 £46,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £62,500 -
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing MATLAB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 36 (67.92%) Python
2 33 (62.26%) R
3 30 (56.60%) C++
4 29 (54.72%) Degree
5 23 (43.40%) Mathematics
6 22 (41.51%) SQL
7 21 (39.62%) SAS
7 21 (39.62%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (37.74%) Java
9 19 (35.85%) Analytics
10 18 (33.96%) Statistical Analysis
11 16 (30.19%) C
11 16 (30.19%) PhD
12 15 (28.30%) Computer Science
12 15 (28.30%) Algorithms
13 14 (26.42%) Statistics
14 12 (22.64%) JIRA
14 12 (22.64%) SPSS
15 11 (20.75%) Mathematical Modelling
16 10 (18.87%) Finance
16 10 (18.87%) Operations Research
16 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (18.87%) Data Analysis
16 10 (18.87%) Logistics
16 10 (18.87%) Continuous Improvement
17 9 (16.98%) Hadoop
17 9 (16.98%) Apache Spark
17 9 (16.98%) Signal Processing
17 9 (16.98%) Physics
17 9 (16.98%) Apple

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (39.62%) SAS
2 9 (16.98%) Apache Spark
3 7 (13.21%) Apache Pig
3 7 (13.21%) Jupyter
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (22.64%) SPSS
2 4 (7.55%) GNU Octave
3 2 (3.77%) AutoCAD
3 2 (3.77%) CATIA
3 2 (3.77%) Simulink
3 2 (3.77%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) ENOVIA
2 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) MIMO
1 5 (9.43%) OFDM
1 5 (9.43%) Wireless
2 4 (7.55%) Software-Defined Radio
3 1 (1.89%) 3GPP
3 1 (1.89%) LTE
3 1 (1.89%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) Hadoop
2 7 (13.21%) Apache Hive
2 7 (13.21%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) JIRA
2 4 (7.55%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (3.77%) AccuRev
3 2 (3.77%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (18.87%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.77%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
4 1 (1.89%) Games
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Data Scientist
2 9 (16.98%) Communications Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Programmer
4 6 (11.32%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Data Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Data Quality Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Graduate
6 4 (7.55%) QA Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) QA Test Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Senior Data Scientist
6 4 (7.55%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Data Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Graduate Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Graduate Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) QA Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Quality Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) Pandas
2 2 (3.77%) CSS
2 2 (3.77%) HTML
3 1 (1.89%) .NET
3 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (39.62%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (28.30%) Algorithms
2 15 (28.30%) Computer Science
3 8 (15.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Unix
3 3 (5.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) Mathematics
2 19 (35.85%) Analytics
3 18 (33.96%) Statistical Analysis
4 14 (26.42%) Statistics
5 11 (20.75%) Mathematical Modelling
6 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (18.87%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (18.87%) Data Analysis
6 10 (18.87%) Logistics
6 10 (18.87%) Operations Research
7 9 (16.98%) Physics
7 9 (16.98%) Signal Processing
8 8 (15.09%) Data Analytics
8 8 (15.09%) Machine Learning
8 8 (15.09%) Scrum
9 7 (13.21%) Workflow
10 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
11 5 (9.43%) Prototyping
11 5 (9.43%) Requirements Management
11 5 (9.43%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 36 (67.92%) Python
2 33 (62.26%) R
3 30 (56.60%) C++
4 22 (41.51%) SQL
5 20 (37.74%) Java
6 16 (30.19%) C
7 8 (15.09%) Scala
8 7 (13.21%) C#
8 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
9 3 (5.66%) VB
10 2 (3.77%) Ruby
11 1 (1.89%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.89%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.89%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (54.72%) Degree
2 16 (30.19%) PhD
3 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.55%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) QA
2 3 (5.66%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.89%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Apple
2 3 (5.66%) SAP
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.77%) VMware
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle
4 1 (1.89%) PTC
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Salary: £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
itecopeople
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago