The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
South East / Kent
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 97
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent - - 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Kent with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 455 583 556
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 56.95% 51.37% 58.04%
Number of salaries quoted 371 505 491
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -3.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for MATLAB in Kent

MATLAB
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Kent region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) Simulink
2 2 (66.67%) Military
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) SciPy
3 1 (33.33%) R
3 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Linear Algebra
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Research
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering

MATLAB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (66.67%) Military
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Data Scientist
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Linear Algebra
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Research
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) R
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared