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 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 138 164
Rank change year-on-year +25 +26  
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 26 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.23% 0.78% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.49% 1.97% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 26 20 4
Median salary £32,500 £32,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.56% -28.88%  
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1044 1014 1233
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 49.22% 39.38% 45.97%
Number of salaries quoted 930 813 1036
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 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 3 months to 30 April 2017.

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 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Borehamwood +7 20 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Watford - 8 £32,500 - 1
MATLAB
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 26 (63.41%) Telecoms
2 25 (60.98%) LabVIEW
3 21 (51.22%) PhD
4 20 (48.78%) C++
4 20 (48.78%) Physics
5 18 (43.90%) Algorithms
6 15 (36.59%) C
7 14 (34.15%) Computer Science
8 12 (29.27%) Software Engineering
8 12 (29.27%) UML
9 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (24.39%) Degree
11 9 (21.95%) Signal Processing
11 9 (21.95%) Simulink
12 8 (19.51%) System Testing
13 7 (17.07%) Image Processing
13 7 (17.07%) NUnit
13 7 (17.07%) Games
13 7 (17.07%) OOD
13 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio
14 6 (14.63%) Machine Learning
14 6 (14.63%) Data Analysis
15 5 (12.20%) Validation
15 5 (12.20%) Ada
15 5 (12.20%) Zemax
16 4 (9.76%) Rational Rhapsody
16 4 (9.76%) Python
16 4 (9.76%) C#
16 4 (9.76%) Java
16 4 (9.76%) IBM

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.32%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Simulink
2 5 (12.20%) Zemax
3 3 (7.32%) GNU Octave
4 1 (2.44%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) CDMA
1 3 (7.32%) Software-Defined Radio
1 3 (7.32%) TDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) QlikView
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.44%) DTS
Development Applications
1 25 (60.98%) LabVIEW
2 7 (17.07%) NUnit
2 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio
3 4 (9.76%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (2.44%) Rational DOORS
General
1 26 (63.41%) Telecoms
2 7 (17.07%) Games
3 3 (7.32%) Electronics
4 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Test Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Optical Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Software Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Design Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) MATLAB Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) C Software Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Process Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Software Design Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Analytics Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Data Analytics Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Data Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Development Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) FPGA Design Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) FPGA Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Graduate
8 1 (2.44%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) Algorithms
2 14 (34.15%) Computer Science
3 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.32%) Device Driver
4 3 (7.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (7.32%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Physics
2 12 (29.27%) Software Engineering
2 12 (29.27%) UML
3 9 (21.95%) Signal Processing
4 8 (19.51%) System Testing
5 7 (17.07%) Image Processing
5 7 (17.07%) OOD
6 6 (14.63%) Data Analysis
6 6 (14.63%) Machine Learning
7 5 (12.20%) Validation
8 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
9 3 (7.32%) Analytics
9 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (7.32%) Data Acquisition
9 3 (7.32%) Data Analytics
9 3 (7.32%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (7.32%) Digital Signal Processing
9 3 (7.32%) ETL
9 3 (7.32%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (7.32%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) C++
2 15 (36.59%) C
3 5 (12.20%) Ada
4 4 (9.76%) C#
4 4 (9.76%) Java
4 4 (9.76%) Python
5 3 (7.32%) R
5 3 (7.32%) SQL
5 3 (7.32%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.44%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 21 (51.22%) PhD
2 10 (24.39%) Degree
3 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) IBM
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Tableau
2 3 (7.32%) Xilinx
3 1 (2.44%) MathWorks
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