The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 213 205 178
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -27
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 10 14 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.17% 0.26% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.31% 0.44% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 42
Average salary £41,250 £55,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +35.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,550 £30,000 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £75,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3194 3183 3344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.86% 59.22% 59.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2778 2847 2947
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,806 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
MATLAB
England

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
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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Dorset - 5 £44,000 -
Gloucestershire +11 4 £37,500 - 4
Bristol +4 1 £42,500 +41.66%
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 22 (73.33%) Software Engineering
2 21 (70.00%) Degree
2 21 (70.00%) C++
2 21 (70.00%) Security Cleared
3 17 (56.67%) Linux
4 14 (46.67%) Multithreading
5 12 (40.00%) Signal Processing
6 11 (36.67%) Telecoms
7 10 (33.33%) C
8 9 (30.00%) Validation
9 7 (23.33%) UML
10 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 6 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
11 5 (16.67%) OO
11 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
11 5 (16.67%) Military
11 5 (16.67%) Requirements Management
12 4 (13.33%) C#
12 4 (13.33%) Java
12 4 (13.33%) Python
13 3 (10.00%) UNIX
13 3 (10.00%) Swing
13 3 (10.00%) Electronics
14 2 (6.67%) LabVIEW
14 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
14 2 (6.67%) Physics
14 2 (6.67%) Firmware
14 2 (6.67%) Simulink
14 2 (6.67%) Project Management
14 2 (6.67%) Computer Science

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (3.33%) HSPA
1 1 (3.33%) LTE
1 1 (3.33%) MIMO
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
1 1 (3.33%) CDMA2000
1 1 (3.33%) GPRS
1 1 (3.33%) GSM
1 1 (3.33%) 3GPP
1 1 (3.33%) WCDMA
1 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.33%) IPv4
1 1 (3.33%) IPv6
1 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (6.67%) LabVIEW
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) ClearCase
3 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.33%) Ant
3 1 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) Maven
3 1 (3.33%) Bugzilla
General
1 11 (36.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.67%) Military
3 3 (10.00%) Electronics
4 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.33%) Automotive
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Software Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Principal Systems Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) C++ Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Python Developer
4 2 (6.67%) C Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Junior C Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Junior Python Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Junior Software Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Junior Developer
4 2 (6.67%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Junior
4 2 (6.67%) Junior C++ Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Swing
2 1 (3.33%) ICEfaces
2 1 (3.33%) HTML5
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) Spring
2 1 (3.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (6.67%) Physics
1 2 (6.67%) Firmware
1 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Telematics
2 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.33%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (3.33%) VxWorks
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) LynxOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Software Engineering
2 14 (46.67%) Multithreading
3 12 (40.00%) Signal Processing
4 9 (30.00%) Validation
5 7 (23.33%) UML
6 5 (16.67%) OO
6 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 5 (16.67%) Requirements Management
7 2 (6.67%) Project Management
8 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.33%) Test Strategy
8 1 (3.33%) Monte Carlo Method
8 1 (3.33%) RUP
8 1 (3.33%) OOP
8 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.33%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) C++
2 10 (33.33%) C
3 4 (13.33%) C#
3 4 (13.33%) Java
3 4 (13.33%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) Ada
4 1 (3.33%) Perl
4 1 (3.33%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (70.00%) Degree
1 21 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) HP
Gloucestershire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £31k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
GE
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago