The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MathWorks MATLAB
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 51 110 87
Rank change year-on-year +59 -23  
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 53 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.41% 0.54% 1.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.99% 0.87% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 40 3 20
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +75.92%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,591 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.47% -  

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 Cambridge with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 885 922 962
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 73.63% 62.17% 66.57%
Number of salaries quoted 691 768 833
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for MATLAB in Cambridge

MATLAB
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MATLAB in Cambridge over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MATLAB in Cambridge

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 67 (88.16%) C++
2 65 (85.53%) Python
3 57 (75.00%) Computer Science
4 55 (72.37%) Mathematics
5 44 (57.89%) Physics
6 33 (43.42%) C
7 32 (42.11%) Software Engineering
8 31 (40.79%) Degree
9 28 (36.84%) Algorithms
9 28 (36.84%) Java
10 26 (34.21%) C#
10 26 (34.21%) Machine Learning
11 25 (32.89%) Signal Processing
12 19 (25.00%) Digital Signal Processing
13 17 (22.37%) Wi-Fi
13 17 (22.37%) Wireless
13 17 (22.37%) Bluetooth
14 15 (19.74%) Telecoms
15 14 (18.42%) DVB
15 14 (18.42%) LTE
16 13 (17.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 13 (17.11%) OO
17 12 (15.79%) Augmented Reality
17 12 (15.79%) FPGA Design
18 11 (14.47%) Image Processing
18 11 (14.47%) OOP
18 11 (14.47%) Project Management
19 10 (13.16%) PhD
20 8 (10.53%) ASIC
20 8 (10.53%) Internet

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.63%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Simulink
2 2 (2.63%) SPSS
3 1 (1.32%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.37%) Bluetooth
1 17 (22.37%) Wi-Fi
1 17 (22.37%) Wireless
2 14 (18.42%) DVB
2 14 (18.42%) LTE
3 8 (10.53%) Internet
4 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.63%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.63%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) LabVIEW
General
1 15 (19.74%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.95%) Electronics
3 1 (1.32%) Finance
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (34.21%) Graduate
2 20 (26.32%) Software Engineer
3 15 (19.74%) C++ Software Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Analyst
4 11 (14.47%) C# Software Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Graduate Analyst
4 11 (14.47%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Graduate Java Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Graduate Software Analyst
4 11 (14.47%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Java Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Java Software Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Postgraduate Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Postgraduate Software Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Software Analyst
5 10 (13.16%) Computer Engineer
6 9 (11.84%) Design Engineer
6 9 (11.84%) MATLAB Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) Senior DSP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.58%) Backbone.js
1 5 (6.58%) CSS
1 5 (6.58%) CSS3
1 5 (6.58%) HTML
1 5 (6.58%) HTML5
1 5 (6.58%) jQuery
1 5 (6.58%) Node.js
2 2 (2.63%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.63%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 57 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 28 (36.84%) Algorithms
3 13 (17.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 12 (15.79%) Augmented Reality
5 8 (10.53%) ASIC
5 8 (10.53%) Internet of Things
5 8 (10.53%) Smartphone
6 7 (9.21%) Verilog
7 6 (7.89%) SystemC
8 3 (3.95%) Device Driver
9 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.26%) Linux
2 3 (3.95%) Windows
3 2 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (72.37%) Mathematics
2 44 (57.89%) Physics
3 32 (42.11%) Software Engineering
4 26 (34.21%) Machine Learning
5 25 (32.89%) Signal Processing
6 19 (25.00%) Digital Signal Processing
7 13 (17.11%) OO
8 12 (15.79%) FPGA Design
9 11 (14.47%) Image Processing
9 11 (14.47%) OOP
9 11 (14.47%) Project Management
10 8 (10.53%) Mentoring
11 6 (7.89%) Coaching
11 6 (7.89%) Computer Vision
11 6 (7.89%) Embedded Software Development
11 6 (7.89%) Neural Network
11 6 (7.89%) Prototyping
11 6 (7.89%) Video Processing
12 5 (6.58%) Artificial Intelligence
12 5 (6.58%) Bayesian Methods
Programming Languages
1 67 (88.16%) C++
2 65 (85.53%) Python
3 33 (43.42%) C
4 28 (36.84%) Java
5 26 (34.21%) C#
6 8 (10.53%) Perl
7 6 (7.89%) Tcl
8 5 (6.58%) JavaScript
9 4 (5.26%) Assembly Language
9 4 (5.26%) R
10 2 (2.63%) Embedded C
10 2 (2.63%) SQL
10 2 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (40.79%) Degree
2 10 (13.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (2.63%) Minitab
2 1 (1.32%) Xilinx
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