Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 45 139
Rank change year-on-year -84 +94 +10
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 12 187 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.53% 6.83% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.78% 8.88% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6 173 13
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -2.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,000 £90,000 £63,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £56,000
% change year-on-year -30.00% -10.71% +49.33%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,534 2,106 1,595
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 68.39% 76.89% 69.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,227 1,699 1,385
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.27%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £63,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.51%

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 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for MATLAB in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing MATLAB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 10 (83.33%) Mathematics
2 8 (66.67%) C++
2 8 (66.67%) Computer Vision
3 7 (58.33%) Algorithms
3 7 (58.33%) C
3 7 (58.33%) Python
3 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
4 6 (50.00%) Machine Learning
5 5 (41.67%) TensorFlow
5 5 (41.67%) Physics
5 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
5 5 (41.67%) PhD
6 4 (33.33%) OpenGL
6 4 (33.33%) C#
6 4 (33.33%) Embedded C
6 4 (33.33%) Image Processing
6 4 (33.33%) Video Processing
7 3 (25.00%) Data Science
7 3 (25.00%) CUDA
7 3 (25.00%) Degree
7 3 (25.00%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) Embedded C++
8 2 (16.67%) Java
8 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
8 2 (16.67%) LabVIEW
8 2 (16.67%) CAD
8 2 (16.67%) Electronics
8 2 (16.67%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (16.67%) Robotics
8 2 (16.67%) Mechatronics

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (8.33%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) 3G
1 1 (8.33%) 4G
1 1 (8.33%) Bluetooth
1 1 (8.33%) TETRA
1 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Big Data
1 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (8.33%) HBase
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (16.67%) Electronics
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Vision Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Data Scientist
2 2 (16.67%) Design Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded C Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Data Scientist
3 1 (8.33%) DSP Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) TensorFlow
2 4 (33.33%) OpenGL
3 1 (8.33%) Kafka
3 1 (8.33%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Algorithms
2 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (25.00%) CUDA
4 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (16.67%) Robotics
5 1 (8.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Mathematics
2 8 (66.67%) Computer Vision
3 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
4 6 (50.00%) Machine Learning
5 5 (41.67%) Physics
6 4 (33.33%) Image Processing
6 4 (33.33%) Video Processing
7 3 (25.00%) Data Science
8 2 (16.67%) Analytics
8 2 (16.67%) CAD
8 2 (16.67%) Mechatronics
8 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (16.67%) Risk Analytics
9 1 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (8.33%) Deep Learning
9 1 (8.33%) Econometrics
9 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (8.33%) Linear Regression
9 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
9 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C++
2 7 (58.33%) C
2 7 (58.33%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) Embedded C
4 3 (25.00%) Embedded C++
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) R
6 1 (8.33%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) PhD
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Hortonworks
2 1 (8.33%) EMC