Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
England > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 326 327 363
Rank change year-on-year +1 +36 +21
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 38 40 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.29% 0.32% 0.039%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.51% 0.57% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 34 38 3
North West median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% +77.78% -
10th Percentile £32,875 £33,000 £21,050
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £55,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 the North West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 7444 6980 6589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 55.84% 56.11% 50.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6217 6056 5668
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing MATLAB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for MATLAB in the North West

MATLAB
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for MATLAB in the North West

MATLAB
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MATLAB in the North West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MATLAB in the North West

MATLAB
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 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
Manchester -24 31 £60,000 +50.00% 4
Cheshire -28 7 £45,000 +32.35%
MATLAB
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 North West region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 32 (84.21%) Python
2 29 (76.32%) Machine Learning
3 21 (55.26%) Mathematics
4 17 (44.74%) Algorithms
5 16 (42.11%) R
6 14 (36.84%) Big Data
6 14 (36.84%) Statistics
7 13 (34.21%) PhD
7 13 (34.21%) C++
8 12 (31.58%) Analytics
9 11 (28.95%) Apache Spark
9 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (26.32%) Deep Learning
10 10 (26.32%) Hadoop
11 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (21.05%) Data Analytics
12 8 (21.05%) SQL
12 8 (21.05%) Computer Vision
13 7 (18.42%) Postgraduate
13 7 (18.42%) Data Mining
13 7 (18.42%) 3D Graphics
13 7 (18.42%) Neural Network
13 7 (18.42%) OpenCV
13 7 (18.42%) 3D Modelling
13 7 (18.42%) Visualisation
13 7 (18.42%) Augmented Reality
13 7 (18.42%) Image Processing
13 7 (18.42%) TensorFlow
14 6 (15.79%) Apache Hive
14 6 (15.79%) NoSQL

MATLAB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 11 (28.95%) Apache Spark
2 6 (15.79%) Apache Pig
2 6 (15.79%) SAS
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) SPSS
2 3 (7.89%) S-PLUS
2 3 (7.89%) Stata
3 2 (5.26%) GNU Octave
4 1 (2.63%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) Big Data
2 10 (26.32%) Hadoop
3 7 (18.42%) Data Mining
4 6 (15.79%) Apache Hive
4 6 (15.79%) NoSQL
5 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
5 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
6 4 (10.53%) QlikView
7 3 (7.89%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (7.89%) HBase
7 3 (7.89%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.63%) BigQuery
8 1 (2.63%) Lumira
8 1 (2.63%) Yellowfin
General
1 6 (15.79%) Marketing
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
2 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Retail
3 4 (10.53%) Electronics
3 4 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Data Scientist
2 8 (21.05%) Computer Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Computer Vision Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Research Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Data Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Data Scientist
6 1 (2.63%) Data Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Machine Learning Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) OpenCV
1 7 (18.42%) TensorFlow
2 5 (13.16%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (5.26%) Web Services
4 1 (2.63%) .NET
4 1 (2.63%) .NET Core
4 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.63%) D3.js
4 1 (2.63%) Kafka
4 1 (2.63%) NumPy
4 1 (2.63%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 17 (44.74%) Algorithms
2 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (18.42%) 3D Graphics
3 7 (18.42%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.63%) ASIC
5 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.63%) Social Media
5 1 (2.63%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) CentOS
2 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) Machine Learning
2 21 (55.26%) Mathematics
3 14 (36.84%) Statistics
4 12 (31.58%) Analytics
5 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (26.32%) Deep Learning
7 8 (21.05%) Computer Vision
7 8 (21.05%) Data Analytics
8 7 (18.42%) 3D Modelling
8 7 (18.42%) Image Processing
8 7 (18.42%) Neural Network
8 7 (18.42%) Visualisation
9 5 (13.16%) Business Forecasting
9 5 (13.16%) Data Management
9 5 (13.16%) Decision Tree
9 5 (13.16%) Demand Forecasting
9 5 (13.16%) Mathematical Modelling
9 5 (13.16%) Prototyping
10 4 (10.53%) DevOps
10 4 (10.53%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (84.21%) Python
2 16 (42.11%) R
3 13 (34.21%) C++
4 8 (21.05%) SQL
5 3 (7.89%) C
6 2 (5.26%) Java
6 2 (5.26%) Ruby
7 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.63%) Scala
7 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) PhD
2 7 (18.42%) Postgraduate
3 3 (7.89%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Actionable Recommendations
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Ansible
1 1 (2.63%) Cobbler
1 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
1 1 (2.63%) Terraform
1 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) SAP
2 3 (7.89%) Splunk
2 3 (7.89%) Tableau
3 1 (2.63%) Cadence
3 1 (2.63%) Google
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat