The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 47 73
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 0 31 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire - 4.49% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 8.76% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 31 0
Median salary - £40,000 -
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 Leicestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 283 354 347
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 54.84% 51.30% 47.34%
Number of salaries quoted 257 327 307
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for MATLAB in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Simulink
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration

MATLAB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 2 (66.67%) Simulink
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) MATLAB Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware