The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of MathWorks products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MathWorks over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within The MathWorks, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks
Rank 872 875 891
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Permanent jobs citing MathWorks 8 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.004% 0.003%
As % of the Vendors category 0.015% 0.008% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 1
Average salary £38,500 £50,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% +21.95%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £50,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-23.76% +23.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
52922 51507 53578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.90% 47.79% 47.03%
Number of salaries quoted 43371 41141 45089
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MathWorks
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MathWorks within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

MathWorks Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MathWorks
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MathWorks within the UK.

MathWorks Salary Trend in the UK

MathWorks
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MathWorks over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

MathWorks Salary Histogram in the UK

MathWorks
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MathWorks within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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
(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
England +2 8 £38,500 -23.00%
West Midlands - 4 £38,000 -
Surrey -3 2 £50,000 +5.26%
South East -10 2 £50,000 +5.26%
Staffordshire - 2 £37,500 -
Coventry - 2 £38,500 -
Lichfield - 2 £37,500 -
London -10 1 £62,500 +25.00%
East of England -17 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Farnham - 1 £57,500 -
Cambridge - 1 - -

MathWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing MathWorks 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 MathWorks.

1 25 (69.44%) MATLAB
2 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
2 23 (63.89%) Degree
3 22 (61.11%) Simulink
4 20 (55.56%) C#
4 20 (55.56%) Software Engineering
5 19 (52.78%) C++
6 17 (47.22%) Automotive
7 15 (41.67%) Windows
8 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
8 13 (36.11%) Electronics
8 13 (36.11%) Validation
8 13 (36.11%) Rational DOORS
8 13 (36.11%) Embedded Systems
9 12 (33.33%) C
9 12 (33.33%) TargetLink
10 11 (30.56%) UML
10 11 (30.56%) OO
10 11 (30.56%) Assembly Language
10 11 (30.56%) Configuration Management
10 11 (30.56%) Stateflow
10 11 (30.56%) Yourdon
10 11 (30.56%) MKS
10 11 (30.56%) MS PowerPoint
10 11 (30.56%) Requirements Management
11 10 (27.78%) Data Analysis
11 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
12 9 (25.00%) .NET
12 9 (25.00%) WPF
13 7 (19.44%) Mathematics

MathWorks
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing MathWorks 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 MathWorks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 22 (61.11%) Simulink
2 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
3 12 (33.33%) TargetLink
4 11 (30.56%) Stateflow
4 11 (30.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (11.11%) NUnit
2 4 (11.11%) MSTest
3 2 (5.56%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 17 (47.22%) Automotive
2 13 (36.11%) Electronics
3 5 (13.89%) Finance
4 3 (8.33%) Aerospace
5 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Software Engineer
2 11 (30.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 9 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (22.22%) Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Desktop Support
6 4 (11.11%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) .NET
1 9 (25.00%) WPF
2 6 (16.67%) LINQ
3 3 (8.33%) REST
3 3 (8.33%) MFC
3 3 (8.33%) ATL
3 3 (8.33%) DCOM
3 3 (8.33%) SOAP
3 3 (8.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
3 7 (19.44%) Mathematics
4 6 (16.67%) Physics
4 6 (16.67%) Client/Server
5 5 (13.89%) Statistics
5 5 (13.89%) Algorithms
6 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (5.56%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 13 (36.11%) Validation
3 11 (30.56%) UML
3 11 (30.56%) OO
3 11 (30.56%) Configuration Management
3 11 (30.56%) Yourdon
3 11 (30.56%) Requirements Management
4 10 (27.78%) Data Analysis
5 7 (19.44%) Signal Processing
6 6 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 6 (16.67%) TDD
6 6 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 6 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 6 (16.67%) MVVM
7 5 (13.89%) Financial Modelling
7 5 (13.89%) Workflow
7 5 (13.89%) Portfolio Management
7 5 (13.89%) Quantitative Investing
8 4 (11.11%) Scalability Testing
9 2 (5.56%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) MATLAB
2 20 (55.56%) C#
3 19 (52.78%) C++
4 12 (33.33%) C
5 11 (30.56%) Assembly Language
6 6 (16.67%) SQL
7 5 (13.89%) Java
8 1 (2.78%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 23 (63.89%) Degree
2 6 (16.67%) A+ Certification
3 2 (5.56%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.78%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
2 11 (30.56%) MKS
3 5 (13.89%) Bloomberg
3 5 (13.89%) FactSet
4 4 (11.11%) Telerik
4 4 (11.11%) Red Gate
5 2 (5.56%) IBM