Period
to 20 August 2018

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

MathWorks MATLAB
South West > Devon
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 77 43
Rank change year-on-year +27 -34 +39
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 12 4 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.36% 0.63% 6.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.51% 0.92% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 39
Devon median annual salary £32,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% -4.76% +81.03%
10th Percentile £25,250 £35,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £69,125 £62,250 £95,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -23.81% +34.62%

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 Devon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 266 434 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 52.36% 68.78% 70.14%
Number of salaries quoted 221 399 425
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £36,742 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.06% +4.98% -2.78%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,850
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for MATLAB in Devon

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for MATLAB in Devon

MATLAB
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MATLAB in Devon over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for MATLAB in Devon

MATLAB
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the Devon region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +34 9 £35,000 -46.15% 1
Newton Abbot - 3 £30,000 -
MATLAB
South West

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

1 10 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (83.33%) Algorithms
2 8 (66.67%) C
2 8 (66.67%) C++
2 8 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 8 (66.67%) Embedded C++
3 5 (41.67%) Validation
3 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) Firmware
3 5 (41.67%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (33.33%) Data Science
4 4 (33.33%) SAS
4 4 (33.33%) R
4 4 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
4 4 (33.33%) Python
4 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 3 (25.00%) Automotive
5 3 (25.00%) Driving Licence
5 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (16.67%) Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Advertising
6 2 (16.67%) SPSS
6 2 (16.67%) PhD
6 2 (16.67%) Postgraduate
6 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
6 2 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
6 2 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Statistics
6 2 (16.67%) Degree

MATLAB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 4 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SPSS
General
1 3 (25.00%) Automotive
2 2 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Research Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Data Scientist
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Algorithms
1 10 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (41.67%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
1 5 (41.67%) Validation
2 4 (33.33%) Data Science
2 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 4 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
3 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Statistics
4 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C
1 8 (66.67%) C++
1 8 (66.67%) Embedded C
1 8 (66.67%) Embedded C++
2 4 (33.33%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) PhD
1 2 (16.67%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Firmware