Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 126 143
Rank change year-on-year +79 +17 -36
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 180 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 5.88% 0.93% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.82% 1.36% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 169 18 10
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +37.93%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £63,750 £85,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £48,750 £57,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -14.47% +42.50% +10.34%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2302 1546 1873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 75.23% 68.29% 65.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1830 1328 1662
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +0.56% +9.15%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £28,820
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £43,900
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.51% +7.07%

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

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 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MATLAB in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 158 (87.78%) Mathematics
2 156 (86.67%) Python
3 128 (71.11%) Physics
4 118 (65.56%) C++
5 115 (63.89%) Computer Science
6 100 (55.56%) Software Engineering
6 100 (55.56%) Machine Learning
7 93 (51.67%) C
8 77 (42.78%) Java
9 75 (41.67%) Algorithms
10 71 (39.44%) PhD
11 68 (37.78%) Artificial Intelligence
12 65 (36.11%) C#
13 60 (33.33%) Statistics
14 45 (25.00%) Bayesian Methods
15 39 (21.67%) Julia
15 39 (21.67%) Economics
16 37 (20.56%) Linux
17 36 (20.00%) Degree
18 32 (17.78%) Wireless
18 32 (17.78%) Augmented Reality
19 31 (17.22%) Computer Vision
20 25 (13.89%) Electronics
20 25 (13.89%) Windows
21 24 (13.33%) TCP/IP
21 24 (13.33%) SDLC
22 23 (12.78%) R
22 23 (12.78%) Deep Learning
22 23 (12.78%) Neural Network
22 23 (12.78%) SQL

MATLAB
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (0.56%) GNU Octave
1 1 (0.56%) Mathematica
1 1 (0.56%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 32 (17.78%) Wireless
2 24 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 16 (8.89%) WLAN
4 15 (8.33%) Bluetooth
5 4 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 16 (8.89%) Git (software)
1 16 (8.89%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.56%) LabVIEW
2 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (13.89%) Electronics
2 20 (11.11%) Finance
3 14 (7.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 80 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 56 (31.11%) Graduate
3 37 (20.56%) C++ Software Engineer
4 35 (19.44%) Embedded Engineer
5 34 (18.89%) Developer
6 26 (14.44%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 25 (13.89%) Research Engineer
8 24 (13.33%) C++ Developer
8 24 (13.33%) C++ Software Developer
8 24 (13.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 24 (13.33%) Software Developer
9 23 (12.78%) Computer Engineer
10 20 (11.11%) Computer Vision Engineer
10 20 (11.11%) Machine Learning Researcher
11 18 (10.00%) Analyst
11 18 (10.00%) Graduate Analyst
11 18 (10.00%) Graduate Software Analyst
11 18 (10.00%) Software Analyst
12 16 (8.89%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
12 16 (8.89%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.56%) HEVC
1 10 (5.56%) OpenGL
2 3 (1.67%) TensorFlow
3 2 (1.11%) Backbone.js
3 2 (1.11%) CSS
3 2 (1.11%) CSS3
3 2 (1.11%) HTML
3 2 (1.11%) HTML5
3 2 (1.11%) jQuery
3 2 (1.11%) Node.js
4 1 (0.56%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 115 (63.89%) Computer Science
2 75 (41.67%) Algorithms
3 32 (17.78%) Augmented Reality
4 7 (3.89%) Acoustics
4 7 (3.89%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 37 (20.56%) Linux
2 25 (13.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (87.78%) Mathematics
2 128 (71.11%) Physics
3 100 (55.56%) Machine Learning
3 100 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 68 (37.78%) Artificial Intelligence
5 60 (33.33%) Statistics
6 45 (25.00%) Bayesian Methods
7 39 (21.67%) Economics
8 31 (17.22%) Computer Vision
9 24 (13.33%) SDLC
10 23 (12.78%) Deep Learning
10 23 (12.78%) Neural Network
10 23 (12.78%) Probabilistic Modelling
11 18 (10.00%) Project Management
12 16 (8.89%) Coaching
12 16 (8.89%) Data Acquisition
12 16 (8.89%) Mentoring
12 16 (8.89%) Open Source
12 16 (8.89%) Probability Theory
12 16 (8.89%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 156 (86.67%) Python
2 118 (65.56%) C++
3 93 (51.67%) C
4 77 (42.78%) Java
5 65 (36.11%) C#
6 39 (21.67%) Julia
7 23 (12.78%) R
7 23 (12.78%) SQL
8 16 (8.89%) Perl
9 8 (4.44%) Embedded C
9 8 (4.44%) Embedded C++
10 5 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 71 (39.44%) PhD
2 36 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (1.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (8.89%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (8.89%) Perforce
2 1 (0.56%) NEC