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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 87 87 83
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 3 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.39% 0.74% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.64% 1.45% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 5
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%
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
467 482 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 59.95% 51.22% 51.05%
Number of salaries quoted 451 443 424
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) R
3 4 (66.67%) PhD
3 4 (66.67%) C++
4 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (50.00%) ESRI
4 3 (50.00%) ArcGIS
4 3 (50.00%) 3D Modelling
4 3 (50.00%) Data Analytics
4 3 (50.00%) Analytics
4 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
5 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Big Data
5 2 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
5 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (33.33%) Physics
5 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Operations Research
6 1 (16.67%) Business Development
6 1 (16.67%) Remote Sensing
6 1 (16.67%) Internet
6 1 (16.67%) Publishing
6 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (16.67%) Ruby
6 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
6 1 (16.67%) Semantic Web
6 1 (16.67%) Image Processing
6 1 (16.67%) Social Media
6 1 (16.67%) C

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) ArcGIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Research Scientist
2 2 (33.33%) Data Scientist
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Research Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (16.67%) Internet of Things
3 1 (16.67%) Linked Data
3 1 (16.67%) Remote Sensing
3 1 (16.67%) Semantic Web
3 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) 3D Modelling
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Operations Research
3 1 (16.67%) Business Development
3 1 (16.67%) Image Processing
3 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) R
3 4 (66.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) PhD
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) ESRI