Period
to 26 September 2018

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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
England > East of England
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 253 153 318
Rank change year-on-year -100 +165 +36
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 88 255 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.80% 2.16% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.48% 3.70% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 61 240 46
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,375
90th Percentile £40,000 £85,000 £63,375
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 5,966 6,886 6,806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 53.91% 58.39% 51.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4,831 5,771 5,902
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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 26 September 2018.

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 26 September 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
Hertfordshire +10 40 £35,000 +7.69% 8
Cambridgeshire -104 33 £32,500 -35.00% 15
Essex +42 15 £35,000 -17.65% 6
MATLAB
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 East of England region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 56 (63.64%) C++
2 51 (57.95%) Algorithms
3 48 (54.55%) Mathematics
4 44 (50.00%) Physics
5 43 (48.86%) PhD
6 38 (43.18%) Machine Learning
7 37 (42.05%) Python
8 34 (38.64%) C
8 34 (38.64%) Data Science
9 33 (37.50%) Telecoms
10 28 (31.82%) Computer Vision
11 27 (30.68%) Signal Processing
11 27 (30.68%) Computer Science
12 25 (28.41%) Software Engineering
12 25 (28.41%) LabVIEW
13 22 (25.00%) Linux
14 19 (21.59%) Acoustics
15 18 (20.45%) TensorFlow
16 17 (19.32%) Video Processing
17 16 (18.18%) Java
17 16 (18.18%) OpenGL
17 16 (18.18%) Degree
17 16 (18.18%) Image Processing
18 15 (17.05%) Analytical Skills
18 15 (17.05%) Artificial Intelligence
19 14 (15.91%) Data Analysis
20 13 (14.77%) System Testing
20 13 (14.77%) Embedded C
20 13 (14.77%) C#
20 13 (14.77%) Optoelectronics

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 4 (4.55%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Simulink
2 2 (2.27%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (1.14%) FrameMaker
3 1 (1.14%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.55%) Internet
2 3 (3.41%) Wireless
3 1 (1.14%) 3G
3 1 (1.14%) 4G
3 1 (1.14%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.14%) TETRA
3 1 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.82%) Big Data
2 4 (4.55%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.27%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.14%) HBase
4 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.14%) MySQL
4 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.14%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 25 (28.41%) LabVIEW
2 7 (7.95%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.14%) Redmine
General
1 33 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.82%) Electronics
3 4 (4.55%) Finance
4 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.41%) Military
5 2 (2.27%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.27%) Games
5 2 (2.27%) Retail
6 1 (1.14%) Automotive
6 1 (1.14%) Law
6 1 (1.14%) Marketing
6 1 (1.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (23.86%) Process Engineer
2 17 (19.32%) Software Engineer
3 16 (18.18%) C Software Engineer
3 16 (18.18%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 16 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
3 16 (18.18%) Computer Engineer
3 16 (18.18%) Computer Vision Engineer
4 13 (14.77%) Optical Engineer
5 9 (10.23%) MATLAB Engineer
5 9 (10.23%) Research Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) Embedded C Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.45%) TensorFlow
2 16 (18.18%) OpenGL
3 6 (6.82%) Natural Language Processing
4 4 (4.55%) scikit-learn
4 4 (4.55%) Theano
5 2 (2.27%) Caffe
5 2 (2.27%) Keras
5 2 (2.27%) Lasagne
5 2 (2.27%) OpenCV
5 2 (2.27%) Pandas
6 1 (1.14%) .NET
6 1 (1.14%) CSS
6 1 (1.14%) HTML
6 1 (1.14%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 51 (57.95%) Algorithms
2 27 (30.68%) Computer Science
3 19 (21.59%) Acoustics
4 15 (17.05%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (14.77%) Optoelectronics
6 12 (13.64%) CUDA
7 5 (5.68%) Augmented Reality
8 4 (4.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (4.55%) Internet of Things
8 4 (4.55%) Robotics
9 3 (3.41%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (3.41%) Smart Home
10 2 (2.27%) Cyberattack
10 2 (2.27%) Cybercrime
10 2 (2.27%) Data Structures
10 2 (2.27%) Music Streaming
10 2 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (1.14%) Handset
11 1 (1.14%) TMS320
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (6.82%) Windows
3 4 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (54.55%) Mathematics
2 44 (50.00%) Physics
3 38 (43.18%) Machine Learning
4 34 (38.64%) Data Science
5 28 (31.82%) Computer Vision
6 27 (30.68%) Signal Processing
7 25 (28.41%) Software Engineering
8 17 (19.32%) Video Processing
9 16 (18.18%) Image Processing
10 15 (17.05%) Artificial Intelligence
11 14 (15.91%) Data Analysis
12 13 (14.77%) System Testing
13 12 (13.64%) Analytics
14 11 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
15 10 (11.36%) Data Acquisition
16 9 (10.23%) Finite Element Analysis
17 8 (9.09%) Deep Learning
17 8 (9.09%) Digital Signal Processing
18 7 (7.95%) Collaborative Working
19 5 (5.68%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 56 (63.64%) C++
2 37 (42.05%) Python
3 34 (38.64%) C
4 16 (18.18%) Java
5 13 (14.77%) C#
5 13 (14.77%) Embedded C
6 12 (13.64%) Embedded C++
7 9 (10.23%) R
8 2 (2.27%) Assembly Language
8 2 (2.27%) Ruby
9 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (48.86%) PhD
2 16 (18.18%) Degree
3 7 (7.95%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.68%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.41%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.27%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) Firmware
2 1 (1.14%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.14%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (4.55%) Xilinx
2 2 (2.27%) Hortonworks
3 1 (1.14%) Adobe
3 1 (1.14%) EMC
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle
3 1 (1.14%) SAP
3 1 (1.14%) Tableau
3 1 (1.14%) Twitter