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 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 103 93 92
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.45% 0.18% 0.092%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.83% 0.31% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Average salary £31,500 £39,250 £27,795
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.74% +41.21%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +9.21%
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
727 645 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 54.70% 58.96% 61.31%
Number of salaries quoted 644 577 600
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,800 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,200 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 23 January 2015. 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 -7 6 £31,500 -37.00%
MATLAB
UK

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) R
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) C
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) SAS
2 4 (66.67%) SPSS
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) EViews
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) Customer Analytics
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) MS Access
4 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) GIS
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Economics
5 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Statistics
5 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Operations Research
5 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) SPSS
1 4 (66.67%) EViews
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) MS Access
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Credit Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) GIS
2 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (16.67%) Economics
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) Customer Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Operations Research
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Fraud Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Markov Chain
4 1 (16.67%) Econometrics
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) R
2 4 (66.67%) C
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Basel II