The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Borehamwood with a requirement for MATLAB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
Hertfordshire / Borehamwood
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 10 29
Rank change year-on-year -2 +19  
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 27 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Borehamwood 27.27% 13.43% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.34% 40.91% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 1
Median salary £32,500 £36,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.72% +30.90%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  

MATLAB is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Borehamwood with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Borehamwood
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 89 22 84
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Borehamwood 89.90% 32.84% 77.06%
Number of salaries quoted 89 19 74
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in Borehamwood

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Borehamwood citing MATLAB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for MATLAB in Borehamwood

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Borehamwood

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

Salary trend for MATLAB in Borehamwood

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing MATLAB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Borehamwood region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 37 (90.24%) Telecoms
2 36 (87.80%) LabVIEW
3 34 (82.93%) PhD
4 33 (80.49%) Physics
5 21 (51.22%) Algorithms
5 21 (51.22%) C++
6 19 (46.34%) Computer Science
7 14 (34.15%) Signal Processing
7 14 (34.15%) Machine Learning
8 12 (29.27%) Degree
9 11 (26.83%) Data Acquisition
9 11 (26.83%) Mathematics
9 11 (26.83%) Data Analysis
10 10 (24.39%) System Testing
10 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (19.51%) Zemax
12 5 (12.20%) Image Processing
12 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
12 5 (12.20%) Games
12 5 (12.20%) NUnit
12 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
12 5 (12.20%) UML
12 5 (12.20%) OOD
13 4 (9.76%) C
14 3 (7.32%) Finite Element Analysis
14 3 (7.32%) Kalman Filter
14 3 (7.32%) Electronics
15 2 (4.88%) DTS
15 2 (4.88%) Python
15 2 (4.88%) HFM

MATLAB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Borehamwood by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Zemax
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) DTS
Development Applications
1 36 (87.80%) LabVIEW
2 5 (12.20%) NUnit
2 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (90.24%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.20%) Games
3 3 (7.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Test Engineer
2 14 (34.15%) MATLAB Engineer
2 14 (34.15%) Process Engineer
3 12 (29.27%) Optical Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Software Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) C Software Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) C/C++ Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 21 (51.22%) Algorithms
2 19 (46.34%) Computer Science
3 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (80.49%) Physics
2 14 (34.15%) Machine Learning
2 14 (34.15%) Signal Processing
3 11 (26.83%) Data Acquisition
3 11 (26.83%) Data Analysis
3 11 (26.83%) Mathematics
4 10 (24.39%) System Testing
5 5 (12.20%) Image Processing
5 5 (12.20%) OOD
5 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
5 5 (12.20%) UML
6 3 (7.32%) Finite Element Analysis
6 3 (7.32%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (4.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) C++
2 4 (9.76%) C
3 2 (4.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (82.93%) PhD
2 12 (29.27%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) Master's Degree