The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 101 102 105
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.075% 0.14% 0.082%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.30% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
MATLAB
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
666 663 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 49.74% 47.84% 44.79%
Number of salaries quoted 589 568 482
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Wales

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

MATLAB Salary Trend in Wales

MATLAB
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
South Wales +4 1 £37,500 -16.66%
MATLAB
UK

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) PhD
2 2 (50.00%) SAS
2 2 (50.00%) SPSS
3 1 (25.00%) VxWorks
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Lucene
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Economics
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Operations Research
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Fortran
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mining

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 2 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SPSS
2 1 (25.00%) EViews
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Data Scientist
1 1 (25.00%) Development Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) RF Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Risk Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) Lucene
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) WPF
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Economics
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (25.00%) OOD
1 1 (25.00%) Operations Research
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (25.00%) Fortran
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) R
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Scala
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) PhD
3 1 (25.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (25.00%) IEC 61508
1 1 (25.00%) MISRA
1 1 (25.00%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft