Period
to 22 July 2017

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 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 185 235
Rank change year-on-year +18 +50 -18
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 49 32 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.14% 0.67% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.27% 1.62% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 70 31 14
Hertfordshire median annual salary £32,500 £32,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.56% -28.89% +50.00%
10th Percentile £27,250 £27,500 £38,625
90th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
East of England median annual salary £43,500 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +20.83% +10.77% -17.24%

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 2154 1972 2606
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 49.97% 41.15% 47.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1884 1637 2193
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

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 July 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 6 months to 22 July 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
Borehamwood +3 40 £32,500 -9.72%
Watford - 19 £32,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £40,000 -
MATLAB
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 39 (79.59%) Telecoms
2 35 (71.43%) PhD
2 35 (71.43%) LabVIEW
3 34 (69.39%) Physics
4 25 (51.02%) C++
5 19 (38.78%) Algorithms
6 18 (36.73%) Computer Science
7 16 (32.65%) Signal Processing
8 14 (28.57%) Machine Learning
8 14 (28.57%) Data Analysis
8 14 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (26.53%) Degree
10 11 (22.45%) Mathematics
10 11 (22.45%) System Testing
10 11 (22.45%) Data Acquisition
11 8 (16.33%) Zemax
11 8 (16.33%) C
12 7 (14.29%) UML
12 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
13 5 (10.20%) Python
14 4 (8.16%) IBM
14 4 (8.16%) Ada
14 4 (8.16%) Simulink
14 4 (8.16%) Electronics
14 4 (8.16%) Rational Rhapsody
15 3 (6.12%) Games
15 3 (6.12%) NUnit
15 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
15 3 (6.12%) OOD

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 (6.12%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Zemax
2 4 (8.16%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) QlikView
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.08%) DTS
Development Applications
1 35 (71.43%) LabVIEW
2 4 (8.16%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (6.12%) NUnit
3 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (79.59%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.16%) Electronics
3 3 (6.12%) Games
4 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.04%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (38.78%) Test Engineer
2 14 (28.57%) MATLAB Engineer
2 14 (28.57%) Process Engineer
3 13 (26.53%) Optical Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Analytics Manager
5 3 (6.12%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Data Analytics Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Data Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Design Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Software Design Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Firmware Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) FPGA Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Embedded Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.78%) Algorithms
2 18 (36.73%) Computer Science
3 14 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (4.08%) Verilog
4 2 (4.08%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (69.39%) Physics
2 16 (32.65%) Signal Processing
3 14 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 14 (28.57%) Machine Learning
4 11 (22.45%) Data Acquisition
4 11 (22.45%) Mathematics
4 11 (22.45%) System Testing
5 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 7 (14.29%) UML
6 3 (6.12%) Analytics
6 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.12%) Data Analytics
6 3 (6.12%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (6.12%) ETL
6 3 (6.12%) Finite Element Analysis
6 3 (6.12%) Image Processing
6 3 (6.12%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (6.12%) OOD
6 3 (6.12%) Visualisation
7 2 (4.08%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (51.02%) C++
2 8 (16.33%) C
3 5 (10.20%) Python
4 4 (8.16%) Ada
5 3 (6.12%) C#
5 3 (6.12%) Java
5 3 (6.12%) R
5 3 (6.12%) SQL
5 3 (6.12%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.04%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.04%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 35 (71.43%) PhD
2 13 (26.53%) Degree
3 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.08%) Master's Degree
5 1 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) Def Stans
1 1 (2.04%) MISRA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) IBM
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) Tableau
3 2 (4.08%) Xilinx