Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 187 224
Rank change year-on-year +15 +37 -15
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 44 30 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.97% 0.68% 0.080%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.85% 1.37% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 61 29 4
Hertfordshire median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +15.94% -41.28%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £33,750 £55,250 £46,375
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50% +6.67%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,383 2,189 2,256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 52.44% 49.97% 44.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2,077 1,873 1,971
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £68,600 £67,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MATLAB in Hertfordshire

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for MATLAB in Hertfordshire

MATLAB
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MATLAB in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for MATLAB in Hertfordshire

MATLAB
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Borehamwood +10 31 £32,500 -18.75%
Watford +24 27 £32,500 -38.10% 2
Stevenage +12 9 - - 6
Welwyn Garden City -18 1 £40,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
MATLAB
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 35 (79.55%) PhD
1 35 (79.55%) Telecoms
2 31 (70.45%) LabVIEW
3 30 (68.18%) Physics
4 23 (52.27%) C++
5 22 (50.00%) Signal Processing
6 21 (47.73%) Computer Science
6 21 (47.73%) Degree
7 19 (43.18%) Algorithms
8 18 (40.91%) Mathematics
9 16 (36.36%) Machine Learning
9 16 (36.36%) Optoelectronics
10 13 (29.55%) Data Acquisition
10 13 (29.55%) Zemax
10 13 (29.55%) Finite Element Analysis
10 13 (29.55%) Data Analysis
11 8 (18.18%) Wireless
12 7 (15.91%) Electronics
12 7 (15.91%) C
12 7 (15.91%) LTE
13 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
13 6 (13.64%) Python
14 5 (11.36%) 3GPP
14 5 (11.36%) WCDMA
14 5 (11.36%) 5G
15 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
15 4 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
15 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
15 4 (9.09%) Ethernet
15 4 (9.09%) Linux

MATLAB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 13 (29.55%) Zemax
2 2 (4.55%) Simulink
3 1 (2.27%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) Wireless
2 7 (15.91%) LTE
3 5 (11.36%) 3GPP
3 5 (11.36%) 5G
3 5 (11.36%) WCDMA
4 4 (9.09%) Ethernet
5 2 (4.55%) 802.11
5 2 (4.55%) DHCP
5 2 (4.55%) DNS
5 2 (4.55%) IPsec
5 2 (4.55%) IPv4
5 2 (4.55%) IPv6
5 2 (4.55%) NAS
5 2 (4.55%) RTCP
5 2 (4.55%) RTP
5 2 (4.55%) SNMP
5 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.55%) UMTS
5 2 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (4.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) GIS
Development Applications
1 31 (70.45%) LabVIEW
2 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.82%) ClearCase
4 2 (4.55%) CANoe
4 2 (4.55%) CodeWarrior
4 2 (4.55%) Subversion
5 1 (2.27%) ClearQuest
5 1 (2.27%) JIRA
5 1 (2.27%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 35 (79.55%) Telecoms
2 7 (15.91%) Electronics
3 3 (6.82%) Automotive
4 2 (4.55%) Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.27%) Finance
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Test Engineer
2 16 (36.36%) MATLAB Engineer
2 16 (36.36%) Process Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Software Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Algorithm Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Development Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) GUI Software Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Java Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Lead Software Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Optical Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Senior Algorithm Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Test Development Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Wireless Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Data Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) FPGA Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) VHDL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) 802.1X
1 2 (4.55%) STL
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (47.73%) Computer Science
2 19 (43.18%) Algorithms
3 16 (36.36%) Optoelectronics
4 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.82%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (4.55%) Acoustics
7 1 (2.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (2.27%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Solaris
2 2 (4.55%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) Physics
2 22 (50.00%) Signal Processing
3 18 (40.91%) Mathematics
4 16 (36.36%) Machine Learning
5 13 (29.55%) Data Acquisition
5 13 (29.55%) Data Analysis
5 13 (29.55%) Finite Element Analysis
6 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.55%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (4.55%) Low Latency
9 2 (4.55%) Numerical Analysis
9 2 (4.55%) Performance Engineering
9 2 (4.55%) Performance Improvement
9 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.55%) System Testing
9 2 (4.55%) Test Automation
9 2 (4.55%) Test Strategy
9 2 (4.55%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) C++
2 7 (15.91%) C
3 6 (13.64%) Python
4 2 (4.55%) Java
4 2 (4.55%) Perl
4 2 (4.55%) Tcl
5 1 (2.27%) C#
5 1 (2.27%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.27%) F#
5 1 (2.27%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 35 (79.55%) PhD
2 21 (47.73%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (4.55%) Intel
1 2 (4.55%) Sun
2 1 (2.27%) IBM
2 1 (2.27%) Xilinx