Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 101 153
Rank change year-on-year +36 +52 -50
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 140 45 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.46% 2.04% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.97% 2.87% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 136 34 10
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £60,000 £85,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +38.46%

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 2,347 1,570 1,903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 74.84% 71.07% 64.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,812 1,369 1,661
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £62,500 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +4.94%

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 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for MATLAB in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 120 (85.71%) Mathematics
2 108 (77.14%) C++
3 103 (73.57%) Python
4 96 (68.57%) Physics
5 88 (62.86%) Software Engineering
6 84 (60.00%) C
7 81 (57.86%) Machine Learning
8 79 (56.43%) Computer Science
9 63 (45.00%) Java
10 55 (39.29%) PhD
11 53 (37.86%) C#
12 51 (36.43%) Artificial Intelligence
13 49 (35.00%) Algorithms
14 40 (28.57%) Statistics
15 37 (26.43%) Linux
16 33 (23.57%) Computer Vision
17 31 (22.14%) Bayesian Methods
18 27 (19.29%) Degree
19 24 (17.14%) Augmented Reality
20 23 (16.43%) Julia
20 23 (16.43%) Economics
21 19 (13.57%) Code Optimisation
21 19 (13.57%) HEVC
21 19 (13.57%) OpenGL
21 19 (13.57%) Finance
22 18 (12.86%) Windows
22 18 (12.86%) TCP/IP
22 18 (12.86%) SDLC
23 17 (12.14%) Electronics
24 14 (10.00%) Project Management

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 (0.71%) GNU Octave
1 1 (0.71%) Mathematica
1 1 (0.71%) Siemens NX
1 1 (0.71%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.86%) TCP/IP
2 13 (9.29%) Wireless
3 8 (5.71%) Bluetooth
4 4 (2.86%) WLAN
5 1 (0.71%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.71%) LabVIEW
General
1 19 (13.57%) Finance
2 17 (12.14%) Electronics
3 9 (6.43%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.71%) Automotive
4 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 68 (48.57%) Software Engineer
2 47 (33.57%) Graduate
3 34 (24.29%) C++ Software Engineer
4 27 (19.29%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 26 (18.57%) Computer Engineer
5 26 (18.57%) Computer Vision Engineer
6 25 (17.86%) Developer
7 20 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
8 18 (12.86%) C++ Developer
8 18 (12.86%) C++ Software Developer
8 18 (12.86%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 18 (12.86%) Software Developer
9 14 (10.00%) Analyst
9 14 (10.00%) Graduate Analyst
9 14 (10.00%) Graduate Software Analyst
9 14 (10.00%) Software Analyst
10 13 (9.29%) C Software Engineer
10 13 (9.29%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 13 (9.29%) Machine Learning Researcher
10 13 (9.29%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.57%) HEVC
1 19 (13.57%) OpenGL
2 2 (1.43%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 79 (56.43%) Computer Science
2 49 (35.00%) Algorithms
3 24 (17.14%) Augmented Reality
4 8 (5.71%) Acoustics
5 7 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 37 (26.43%) Linux
2 18 (12.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (85.71%) Mathematics
2 96 (68.57%) Physics
3 88 (62.86%) Software Engineering
4 81 (57.86%) Machine Learning
5 51 (36.43%) Artificial Intelligence
6 40 (28.57%) Statistics
7 33 (23.57%) Computer Vision
8 31 (22.14%) Bayesian Methods
9 23 (16.43%) Economics
10 19 (13.57%) Code Optimisation
11 18 (12.86%) SDLC
12 14 (10.00%) Project Management
13 13 (9.29%) Deep Learning
13 13 (9.29%) Neural Network
13 13 (9.29%) Probabilistic Modelling
14 10 (7.14%) Creative Thinking
14 10 (7.14%) Image Processing
14 10 (7.14%) Open Source
14 10 (7.14%) Probability Theory
15 8 (5.71%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 108 (77.14%) C++
2 103 (73.57%) Python
3 84 (60.00%) C
4 63 (45.00%) Java
5 53 (37.86%) C#
6 23 (16.43%) Julia
7 13 (9.29%) R
7 13 (9.29%) SQL
8 8 (5.71%) Embedded C
8 8 (5.71%) Embedded C++
9 4 (2.86%) Perl
10 3 (2.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 55 (39.29%) PhD
2 27 (19.29%) Degree
3 3 (2.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (2.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (2.86%) Perforce