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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 224 211 203
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 12 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.26% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 0.45% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 5
Average salary £29,000 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.66% -31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 South West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3215 3311 3229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.43% 56.44% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2766 2851 2893
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MATLAB across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Devon -3 7 £29,000 -3.33%
Gloucestershire -14 2 £22,500 -34.30%
Wiltshire - 2 £39,000 -
Bristol -4 1 £26,000 -38.82% 1
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 16 (80.00%) Degree
2 14 (70.00%) Mathematics
3 13 (65.00%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (50.00%) R
4 10 (50.00%) Python
5 9 (45.00%) C++
5 9 (45.00%) Statistics
5 9 (45.00%) Visualisation
6 8 (40.00%) Analytics
6 8 (40.00%) Algorithms
6 8 (40.00%) Java
6 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (25.00%) SPSS
9 5 (25.00%) SAS
9 5 (25.00%) SQL
9 5 (25.00%) Big Data
9 5 (25.00%) SciPy
9 5 (25.00%) NumPy
10 4 (20.00%) Big Data Analytics
10 4 (20.00%) Data Structures
10 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (20.00%) Physics
10 4 (20.00%) MS Office
10 4 (20.00%) C
10 4 (20.00%) Postgraduate
10 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
10 4 (20.00%) Electronics
11 3 (15.00%) Aerospace

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 5 (25.00%) SAS
2 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (25.00%) SPSS
3 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (20.00%) MS Office
4 3 (15.00%) Simulink
5 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
2 2 (10.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (20.00%) Electronics
2 3 (15.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (15.00%) Avionics
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Data Scientist
3 4 (20.00%) Graduate
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) C++ Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C++ Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior C++ Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior C++ Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Junior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) SciPy
1 5 (25.00%) NumPy
2 2 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (10.00%) STL
2 2 (10.00%) OpenGL
2 2 (10.00%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Mathematics
2 13 (65.00%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (45.00%) Statistics
3 9 (45.00%) Visualisation
4 8 (40.00%) Algorithms
5 4 (20.00%) Data Structures
5 4 (20.00%) Physics
6 3 (15.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (15.00%) VHDL
7 2 (10.00%) Verilog
7 2 (10.00%) ASIC
8 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Analytics
2 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (20.00%) Big Data Analytics
4 3 (15.00%) UML
4 3 (15.00%) SysML
4 3 (15.00%) Signal Processing
5 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (10.00%) Image Processing
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Logistics
5 2 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) CAD
6 1 (5.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Signal Processing
6 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) R
1 10 (50.00%) Python
2 9 (45.00%) C++
3 8 (40.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) C
6 2 (10.00%) C#
6 2 (10.00%) Perl
6 2 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) Postgraduate
3 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) DO-254
1 2 (10.00%) DO-160
2 1 (5.00%) DO-178B
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Altera
2 2 (10.00%) Synopsys
2 2 (10.00%) Cadence
2 2 (10.00%) Minitab
2 2 (10.00%) Xilinx
2 2 (10.00%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
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Salary: £5000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago