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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
England / North West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 240 215 250
Rank change year-on-year -25 +35  
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 32 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.47% 0.39% 0.095%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 0.73% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 30 19 5
Median salary £60,000 £40,000 £110,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -63.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £72,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £43,500 £115,000
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 the North West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 4005 3012 3289
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 58.49% 53.71% 52.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7556 5590 5838
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,475 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -23 30 £60,000 +50.00% 4
MATLAB
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 North West region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 41 (85.42%) Python
2 40 (83.33%) Mathematics
3 38 (79.17%) Machine Learning
4 36 (75.00%) PhD
5 34 (70.83%) R
6 30 (62.50%) Algorithms
7 29 (60.42%) Big Data
8 20 (41.67%) Analytics
8 20 (41.67%) Mathematical Modelling
9 19 (39.58%) C++
10 18 (37.50%) SQL
11 17 (35.42%) Hadoop
12 16 (33.33%) Statistics
13 15 (31.25%) Statistical Analysis
13 15 (31.25%) Data Analytics
14 14 (29.17%) Apache Hive
15 12 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
15 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (22.92%) Prototyping
16 11 (22.92%) Marketing
16 11 (22.92%) Retail
16 11 (22.92%) Artificial Intelligence
17 10 (20.83%) Manufacturing
17 10 (20.83%) Programme Management
17 10 (20.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 10 (20.83%) SAP
17 10 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
17 10 (20.83%) Electronics
17 10 (20.83%) Telecoms
17 10 (20.83%) Finance

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 7 (14.58%) Apache Spark
2 5 (10.42%) Apache Pig
3 3 (6.25%) SAS
4 1 (2.08%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) SPSS
2 3 (6.25%) S-PLUS
2 3 (6.25%) Stata
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.08%) Weka
Business Applications
1 10 (20.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Internet
1 4 (8.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (60.42%) Big Data
2 17 (35.42%) Hadoop
3 14 (29.17%) Apache Hive
4 7 (14.58%) Data Mining
4 7 (14.58%) QlikView
4 7 (14.58%) Relational Database
5 4 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (8.33%) NoSQL
6 3 (6.25%) HBase
6 3 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.08%) Data Lake
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.08%) Yellowfin
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (4.17%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 11 (22.92%) Marketing
1 11 (22.92%) Retail
2 10 (20.83%) Electronics
2 10 (20.83%) Finance
2 10 (20.83%) Manufacturing
2 10 (20.83%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.25%) Advertising
3 3 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (64.58%) Data Scientist
2 10 (20.83%) Data Manager
3 6 (12.50%) Senior Data Scientist
4 5 (10.42%) Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Network Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Network Operations Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Data Analytics Scientist
6 3 (6.25%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 2 (4.17%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Data Network Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Data Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (2.08%) D3.js
2 1 (2.08%) Kafka
2 1 (2.08%) NumPy
2 1 (2.08%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 30 (62.50%) Algorithms
2 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (18.75%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (83.33%) Mathematics
2 38 (79.17%) Machine Learning
3 20 (41.67%) Analytics
3 20 (41.67%) Mathematical Modelling
4 16 (33.33%) Statistics
5 15 (31.25%) Data Analytics
5 15 (31.25%) Statistical Analysis
6 12 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
7 11 (22.92%) Artificial Intelligence
7 11 (22.92%) Prototyping
8 10 (20.83%) Business Forecasting
8 10 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (20.83%) Demand Forecasting
8 10 (20.83%) Digital Marketing
8 10 (20.83%) Programme Management
9 7 (14.58%) Decision Tree
9 7 (14.58%) E-Commerce
9 7 (14.58%) Neural Network
10 6 (12.50%) Physics
11 5 (10.42%) Logistic Regression
Programming Languages
1 41 (85.42%) Python
2 34 (70.83%) R
3 19 (39.58%) C++
4 18 (37.50%) SQL
5 9 (18.75%) Java
6 8 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (75.00%) PhD
2 9 (18.75%) Degree
3 6 (12.50%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (12.50%) Postgraduate
4 2 (4.17%) HNC
4 2 (4.17%) HND
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) OPNET
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) SAP
2 3 (6.25%) Splunk
3 2 (4.17%) Tableau
Cheshire
Source Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £27000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago