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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 222 211 196
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -15
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 25 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.41% 0.28% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.73% 0.49% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 9
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +15.33%
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
3430 3461 2889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.78% 56.10% 57.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2954 2967 2575
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 - 17 £39,000 - 6
Wiltshire +6 3 £41,500 -7.77% 5
Bristol -13 3 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Devon -8 1 £25,000 -61.53% 1
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 26 (70.27%) C++
2 23 (62.16%) Algorithms
3 20 (54.05%) Software Engineering
4 18 (48.65%) Linux
5 17 (45.95%) UML
5 17 (45.95%) Java
6 16 (43.24%) OO
7 15 (40.54%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (37.84%) Mathematics
8 14 (37.84%) Parallel Programming
8 14 (37.84%) TCP/IP
9 12 (32.43%) Degree
10 11 (29.73%) Security Cleared
11 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
12 9 (24.32%) R
12 9 (24.32%) Python
13 8 (21.62%) Intel
13 8 (21.62%) Signal Processing
13 8 (21.62%) Visualisation
13 8 (21.62%) Multithreading
13 8 (21.62%) Statistics
14 7 (18.92%) Validation
15 6 (16.22%) OpenMP
15 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (16.22%) C
15 6 (16.22%) C#
15 6 (16.22%) Concurrent Programming
15 6 (16.22%) Analytics
15 6 (16.22%) SciPy
15 6 (16.22%) NumPy

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (8.11%) SAS
2 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.70%) Kinematics
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) SPSS
3 2 (5.41%) Simulink
3 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.11%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (8.11%) Subversion
3 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.70%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (13.51%) Electronics
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Avionics
3 1 (2.70%) Games
3 1 (2.70%) Military
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Software Engineer
2 12 (32.43%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Data Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) FPGA Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Data Scientist
7 3 (8.11%) Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Graduate
8 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Programmer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C++ Programmer
8 2 (5.41%) C++ Software Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) OpenMP
1 6 (16.22%) SciPy
1 6 (16.22%) NumPy
2 3 (8.11%) OpenGL
3 2 (5.41%) DirectX
3 2 (5.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (5.41%) STL
4 1 (2.70%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (2.70%) OGRE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (62.16%) Algorithms
2 15 (40.54%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (37.84%) Mathematics
4 8 (21.62%) Statistics
4 8 (21.62%) Visualisation
5 5 (13.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (10.81%) VHDL
6 4 (10.81%) Data Structures
7 2 (5.41%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (5.41%) Physics
7 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.70%) ASIC
8 1 (2.70%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 18 (48.65%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Software Engineering
2 17 (45.95%) UML
3 16 (43.24%) OO
4 14 (37.84%) Parallel Programming
5 8 (21.62%) Multithreading
5 8 (21.62%) Signal Processing
6 7 (18.92%) Validation
7 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (16.22%) Analytics
7 6 (16.22%) Concurrent Programming
8 4 (10.81%) Big Data Analytics
8 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
9 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
10 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
10 2 (5.41%) Image Processing
10 2 (5.41%) Scrum
11 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
11 1 (2.70%) Statistical Analysis
11 1 (2.70%) SysML
11 1 (2.70%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) C++
2 17 (45.95%) Java
3 9 (24.32%) Python
3 9 (24.32%) R
4 6 (16.22%) C
4 6 (16.22%) C#
5 3 (8.11%) SQL
6 1 (2.70%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Degree
2 11 (29.73%) Security Cleared
3 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.70%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Intel
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Minitab
3 2 (5.41%) Xilinx
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