The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for MATLAB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
South West / Dorset
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 76
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset - - 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  

MATLAB is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 310 301 358
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 65.26% 57.22% 58.88%
Number of salaries quoted 279 272 288
Median salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,150 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing MATLAB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for MATLAB in Dorset

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for MATLAB in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Dorset region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data

MATLAB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Scientist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) R