Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for MATLAB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MATLAB over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 175 188
Rank change year-on-year +12 +13 -9
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 30 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.82% 0.22% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.37% 0.39% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 4
Bristol median annual salary £46,000 £57,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -2.13% +46.88%
10th Percentile £31,000 £53,750 £44,400
90th Percentile £80,000 £61,250 £66,250
South West median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +21.79% -13.33%

MATLAB is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,184 1,806 2,140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 59.97% 55.78% 59.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,835 1,537 1,995
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,711 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% +5.19% +4.05%

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing MATLAB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for MATLAB in Bristol

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for MATLAB in Bristol

MATLAB
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MATLAB in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for MATLAB in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 22 (73.33%) C++
2 20 (66.67%) C
3 18 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 17 (56.67%) Simulink
5 15 (50.00%) Linux
6 14 (46.67%) UML
6 14 (46.67%) Validation
6 14 (46.67%) Algorithms
7 11 (36.67%) OO
7 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
8 10 (33.33%) Embedded C
8 10 (33.33%) Embedded C++
9 9 (30.00%) Degree
9 9 (30.00%) Computer Science
10 8 (26.67%) Java
11 7 (23.33%) Python
11 7 (23.33%) OOD
11 7 (23.33%) Mathematics
11 7 (23.33%) Requirements Engineering
12 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (20.00%) Machine Learning
12 6 (20.00%) Computer Vision
12 6 (20.00%) Windows
12 6 (20.00%) Ada
13 5 (16.67%) C#
13 5 (16.67%) Robotics
13 5 (16.67%) Electronics
13 5 (16.67%) TensorFlow
13 5 (16.67%) Deep Learning

MATLAB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 17 (56.67%) Simulink
2 2 (6.67%) Chatbot
3 1 (3.33%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) Azure Machine Learning
2 2 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Mahout
1 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Software Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) MATLAB Engineer
3 9 (30.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (26.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 8 (26.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (26.67%) Embedded Engineer
4 8 (26.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (23.33%) C Software Engineer
5 7 (23.33%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (23.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 7 (23.33%) Embedded C Engineer
5 7 (23.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 7 (23.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 7 (23.33%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Design Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Development Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Software Design Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Software Development Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Machine Learning Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) TensorFlow
2 2 (6.67%) GraphX
2 2 (6.67%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (6.67%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Algorithms
2 9 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (16.67%) Robotics
4 4 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (10.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.33%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (46.67%) UML
2 14 (46.67%) Validation
3 11 (36.67%) OO
4 7 (23.33%) Mathematics
4 7 (23.33%) OOD
4 7 (23.33%) Requirements Engineering
5 6 (20.00%) Computer Vision
5 6 (20.00%) Machine Learning
6 5 (16.67%) Deep Learning
6 5 (16.67%) Physics
7 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
7 4 (13.33%) OOP
7 4 (13.33%) SysML
8 3 (10.00%) Image Processing
9 2 (6.67%) 3D Visualisation
9 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (6.67%) Neural Network
9 2 (6.67%) Ontologies
9 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) C++
2 20 (66.67%) C
3 10 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 10 (33.33%) Embedded C++
4 8 (26.67%) Java
5 7 (23.33%) Python
6 6 (20.00%) Ada
7 5 (16.67%) C#
8 4 (13.33%) Fortran
9 3 (10.00%) Perl
10 2 (6.67%) R
10 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (30.00%) Degree
3 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (10.00%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (10.00%) PhD
5 1 (3.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) Def Stans
1 3 (10.00%) DO-178B
1 3 (10.00%) MISRA
2 1 (3.33%) ECSS
2 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Google
2 3 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) MathWorks