Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 135 171
Rank change year-on-year -31 +36 -
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 6 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.19% 0.32% 0.069%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 0.56% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £34,000 £22,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.35% +52.81% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £30,300 £21,025
90th Percentile £50,000 £35,000 £23,675
North West median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% +77.78% -

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 Cheshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,752 1,256 1,512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 54.56% 56.73% 52.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,398 1,105 1,330
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -0.66% -0.66%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £53,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MATLAB in Cheshire

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for MATLAB in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) Banking
1 5 (83.33%) Data Management
1 5 (83.33%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) GNU Octave
2 1 (16.67%) ASIC
2 1 (16.67%) Verilog
2 1 (16.67%) Cadence

MATLAB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (16.67%) GNU Octave
General
1 5 (83.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) ASIC
1 1 (16.67%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Data Management
1 5 (83.33%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cadence