Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 296 356
Rank change year-on-year +150 +60 -53
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 249 64 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.07% 0.49% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.54% 0.92% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 233 60 33
East of England median annual salary £39,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +1.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £30,850
90th Percentile £85,000 £63,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 the East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 7041 6940 7751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 58.39% 53.22% 50.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5913 5937 6753
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,000 £25,364
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing MATLAB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for MATLAB in the East of England

MATLAB
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for MATLAB in the East of England

MATLAB
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MATLAB in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MATLAB in the East of England

MATLAB
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Cambridgeshire +84 197 £50,000 -12.28% 5
Hertfordshire +12 38 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Bedfordshire - 11 - - 1
Essex +22 2 £42,500 +21.43%
Norfolk - 1 - -
MATLAB
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 189 (75.90%) Mathematics
2 170 (68.27%) Python
3 160 (64.26%) Physics
4 148 (59.44%) C++
5 138 (55.42%) Computer Science
6 130 (52.21%) Machine Learning
7 114 (45.78%) C
8 112 (44.98%) Software Engineering
9 104 (41.77%) PhD
10 98 (39.36%) Algorithms
11 77 (30.92%) Java
12 71 (28.51%) Statistics
13 68 (27.31%) Artificial Intelligence
14 66 (26.51%) C#
15 61 (24.50%) Degree
16 56 (22.49%) Telecoms
17 45 (18.07%) Bayesian Methods
18 42 (16.87%) Linux
19 39 (15.66%) Julia
19 39 (15.66%) Economics
20 36 (14.46%) R
21 35 (14.06%) Signal Processing
21 35 (14.06%) Electronics
22 34 (13.65%) Wireless
22 34 (13.65%) SQL
23 33 (13.25%) Augmented Reality
23 33 (13.25%) Computer Vision
24 30 (12.05%) Data Acquisition
24 30 (12.05%) LabVIEW
25 27 (10.84%) Windows

MATLAB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 11 (4.42%) Apache Spark
1 11 (4.42%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (5.62%) Simulink
2 6 (2.41%) Zemax
3 1 (0.40%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.40%) Mathematica
3 1 (0.40%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.42%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (13.65%) Wireless
2 24 (9.64%) TCP/IP
3 16 (6.43%) WLAN
4 15 (6.02%) Bluetooth
5 10 (4.02%) Ethernet
6 8 (3.21%) FlexRay
7 4 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.80%) 4G
8 2 (0.80%) 5G
8 2 (0.80%) LTE
8 2 (0.80%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.42%) Apache Hive
1 11 (4.42%) Big Data
1 11 (4.42%) Hadoop
1 11 (4.42%) Impala
2 1 (0.40%) GIS
Development Applications
1 30 (12.05%) LabVIEW
2 22 (8.84%) Git (software)
3 16 (6.43%) Jenkins
4 8 (3.21%) ClearCase
5 5 (2.01%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.61%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.61%) Xcode
7 2 (0.80%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.80%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.40%) CANoe
General
1 56 (22.49%) Telecoms
2 35 (14.06%) Electronics
3 26 (10.44%) Finance
4 11 (4.42%) Automotive
4 11 (4.42%) Retail
5 10 (4.02%) Aerospace
6 9 (3.61%) Military
7 6 (2.41%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.01%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 88 (35.34%) Software Engineer
2 57 (22.89%) Graduate
3 41 (16.47%) Embedded Engineer
4 37 (14.86%) C++ Software Engineer
5 35 (14.06%) Developer
6 26 (10.44%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 26 (10.44%) Research Engineer
7 25 (10.04%) C++ Developer
7 25 (10.04%) C++ Software Developer
7 25 (10.04%) Computer Engineer
7 25 (10.04%) Software Developer
8 24 (9.64%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 22 (8.84%) Computer Vision Engineer
10 20 (8.03%) Machine Learning Researcher
10 20 (8.03%) MATLAB Engineer
11 18 (7.23%) Analyst
11 18 (7.23%) Firmware Engineer
11 18 (7.23%) Graduate Analyst
11 18 (7.23%) Graduate Software Analyst
11 18 (7.23%) Process Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.42%) HEVC
1 11 (4.42%) JSON
1 11 (4.42%) OpenGL
1 11 (4.42%) Web Services
2 3 (1.20%) TensorFlow
3 2 (0.80%) Backbone.js
3 2 (0.80%) CSS
3 2 (0.80%) CSS3
3 2 (0.80%) HTML
3 2 (0.80%) HTML5
3 2 (0.80%) jQuery
3 2 (0.80%) Node.js
4 1 (0.40%) Qt
4 1 (0.40%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 138 (55.42%) Computer Science
2 98 (39.36%) Algorithms
3 33 (13.25%) Augmented Reality
4 19 (7.63%) Acoustics
4 19 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (6.02%) Optoelectronics
6 11 (4.42%) Embedded Systems
6 11 (4.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (0.80%) Verilog
7 2 (0.80%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 42 (16.87%) Linux
2 27 (10.84%) Windows
3 2 (0.80%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (75.90%) Mathematics
2 160 (64.26%) Physics
3 130 (52.21%) Machine Learning
4 112 (44.98%) Software Engineering
5 71 (28.51%) Statistics
6 68 (27.31%) Artificial Intelligence
7 45 (18.07%) Bayesian Methods
8 39 (15.66%) Economics
9 35 (14.06%) Signal Processing
10 33 (13.25%) Computer Vision
11 30 (12.05%) Data Acquisition
12 24 (9.64%) SDLC
13 23 (9.24%) Deep Learning
13 23 (9.24%) Neural Network
13 23 (9.24%) Probabilistic Modelling
14 20 (8.03%) Coaching
14 20 (8.03%) Mentoring
15 18 (7.23%) Project Management
15 18 (7.23%) Visualisation
16 16 (6.43%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 170 (68.27%) Python
2 148 (59.44%) C++
3 114 (45.78%) C
4 77 (30.92%) Java
5 66 (26.51%) C#
6 39 (15.66%) Julia
7 36 (14.46%) R
8 34 (13.65%) SQL
9 16 (6.43%) Perl
10 9 (3.61%) Embedded C
10 9 (3.61%) Embedded C++
11 6 (2.41%) JavaScript
12 4 (1.61%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.40%) Ada
Qualifications
1 104 (41.77%) PhD
2 61 (24.50%) Degree
3 11 (4.42%) Numerate Degree
4 6 (2.41%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.80%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.42%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.61%) ISO 26262
3 1 (0.40%) Def Stans
3 1 (0.40%) MISRA
System Software
1 18 (7.23%) Firmware
2 11 (4.42%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 20 (8.03%) Perforce
2 11 (4.42%) Tableau
3 8 (3.21%) MathWorks
4 5 (2.01%) SAP
5 2 (0.80%) IBM
5 2 (0.80%) Intel
5 2 (0.80%) Xilinx
6 1 (0.40%) NEC
6 1 (0.40%) Twitter