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 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 76 79 91
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 1 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.14% 0.93% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.28% 1.93% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 1
Average salary - £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +15.33%
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
358 415 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 51.22% 48.37% 53.51%
Number of salaries quoted 318 392 454
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 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 18 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Image Processing
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) PhD
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Simulink
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (33.33%) Degree

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Simulink
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Research Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Image Processing
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PhD
2 1 (33.33%) Degree