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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 226 205 214
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +9
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 10 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.17% 0.35% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.30% 0.61% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 14
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -27.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £43,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.79%
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
3383 3139 3360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.00% 58.30% 59.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3013 2802 3000
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Dorset -30 5 £45,000 +28.57%
Bristol -6 2 - -
Devon +3 1 £39,000 +73.33% 1
Gloucestershire -8 1 £50,000 +14.94% 1
Wiltshire - 1 £45,000 -
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (58.33%) C
2 13 (54.17%) Degree
2 13 (54.17%) SC Cleared
2 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
3 11 (45.83%) Simulink
4 9 (37.50%) Java
5 8 (33.33%) C++
5 8 (33.33%) Algorithms
6 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
6 7 (29.17%) Aerospace
7 6 (25.00%) DV Cleared
8 5 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (20.83%) Electronics
8 5 (20.83%) Python
8 5 (20.83%) Mathematics
9 4 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 4 (16.67%) Firmware
9 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (12.50%) Signal Processing
10 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 3 (12.50%) VBA
10 3 (12.50%) UML
10 3 (12.50%) C#
10 3 (12.50%) LabVIEW
10 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (12.50%) VHDL
11 2 (8.33%) Verilog
11 2 (8.33%) Cadence
11 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
11 2 (8.33%) Finance

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Simulink
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (4.17%) SPSS
4 1 (4.17%) MS Office
4 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) LabVIEW
2 2 (8.33%) NUnit
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (29.17%) Aerospace
2 5 (20.83%) Electronics
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.33%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Systems Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Junior
4 3 (12.50%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Graduate
6 1 (4.17%) Firmware Developer
6 1 (4.17%) UI Developer
6 1 (4.17%) UI Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) Data Scientist
6 1 (4.17%) Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Radio Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Embedded C Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C Developer
6 1 (4.17%) RF Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) WCF
1 2 (8.33%) WPF
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 5 (20.83%) Mathematics
3 4 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (12.50%) VHDL
5 2 (8.33%) Verilog
5 2 (8.33%) Physics
5 2 (8.33%) ASIC
5 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
6 1 (4.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) UNIX
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
2 5 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (12.50%) Signal Processing
3 3 (12.50%) UML
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.33%) TDD
4 2 (8.33%) Scrum
4 2 (8.33%) SysML
4 2 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Logistics
5 1 (4.17%) Parallel Processing
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (4.17%) Analytics
5 1 (4.17%) CAD
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Workflow
5 1 (4.17%) OO
5 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) C
2 9 (37.50%) Java
3 8 (33.33%) C++
4 5 (20.83%) Python
5 3 (12.50%) VBA
5 3 (12.50%) C#
6 2 (8.33%) Perl
6 2 (8.33%) SQL
7 1 (4.17%) R
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Degree
1 13 (54.17%) SC Cleared
1 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
2 6 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) Postgraduate
4 1 (4.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) DO-254
1 2 (8.33%) DO-160
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Cadence
1 2 (8.33%) Xilinx
1 2 (8.33%) Mentor Graphics
1 2 (8.33%) Altera
1 2 (8.33%) Synopsys
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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