Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 127 148
Rank change year-on-year +23 +21 -3
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 6 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.46% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.84% 0.26% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Kent median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.71% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £24,000 £39,600 £41,250
90th Percentile £44,500 £44,600 £43,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +11.76%

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 Kent with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 715 777 1248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 54.37% 45.52% 55.84%
Number of salaries quoted 612 698 1139
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MATLAB in Kent over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MATLAB in Kent

MATLAB
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the Kent region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Rochester +2 1 - -
Westerham - 1 £40,500 -
MATLAB
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) C
2 4 (66.67%) Military
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (50.00%) Physics
3 3 (50.00%) Electronics
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Subversion
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) Simulink
3 3 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) UML
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (33.33%) Scala
4 2 (33.33%) SAS
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) SQL

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 2 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (66.67%) Military
2 3 (50.00%) Electronics
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Credit Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Graduate
2 2 (33.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Hardware Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Principal Hardware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Risk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (50.00%) Physics
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Software Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) C
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Scala
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) DO-254