The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 77 85 75
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 6 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.70% 0.43% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.30% 0.83% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 6
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +9.21%
MATLAB
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
461 481 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 54.04% 52.28% 52.81%
Number of salaries quoted 424 438 383
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MATLAB across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

MATLAB Salary Trend in Southampton

MATLAB
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 10 (90.91%) Image Processing
2 9 (81.82%) C
2 9 (81.82%) C++
3 8 (72.73%) Algorithms
3 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
3 8 (72.73%) Mathematics
4 7 (63.64%) Ruby
4 7 (63.64%) Python
4 7 (63.64%) PhD
5 2 (18.18%) Signal Processing
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) Robotics
6 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
6 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Business Development
6 1 (9.09%) OpenCV
6 1 (9.09%) Synopsys
6 1 (9.09%) Firmware
6 1 (9.09%) Code Coverage
6 1 (9.09%) ASIC
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Wireless
6 1 (9.09%) Electronics
6 1 (9.09%) Finance
6 1 (9.09%) Military
6 1 (9.09%) VHDL
6 1 (9.09%) Verilog

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Research Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Quality Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Mathematics
1 8 (72.73%) Algorithms
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) ASIC
2 1 (9.09%) VHDL
2 1 (9.09%) Verilog
2 1 (9.09%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Image Processing
2 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Signal Processing
4 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Business Development
4 1 (9.09%) Code Coverage
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C
1 9 (81.82%) C++
2 7 (63.64%) Python
2 7 (63.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) PhD
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Synopsys
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