Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 415 450 533
Rank change year-on-year +35 +83 +2
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 140 150 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.45% 0.43% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 0.82% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 118 153 97
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £32,169
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.50% -0.50% +11.11%

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 South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 17450 18183 21211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.70% 51.66% 50.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15215 16064 18405
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing MATLAB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for MATLAB in the South East

MATLAB
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for MATLAB in the South East

MATLAB
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MATLAB in the South East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MATLAB in the South East

MATLAB
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 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
Thames Valley +9 79 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Oxfordshire -23 69 £50,000 +8.11% 4
Surrey +15 22 £40,000 +12.68% 1
Hampshire +8 16 £51,250 +46.43% 4
Berkshire +37 10 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Home Counties - 8 £43,500 -
Kent +23 6 £40,500 -4.71%
West Sussex -1 6 £42,500 -10.53%
East Sussex -1 2 £30,000 -29.41%
Middlesex - 1 £75,000 -
MATLAB
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 90 (64.29%) C++
2 74 (52.86%) Python
2 74 (52.86%) Mathematics
3 53 (37.86%) Physics
3 53 (37.86%) Algorithms
4 52 (37.14%) Computer Science
4 52 (37.14%) C#
4 52 (37.14%) SQL
5 49 (35.00%) PhD
5 49 (35.00%) R
6 48 (34.29%) Machine Learning
7 47 (33.57%) C
8 38 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (25.71%) Java
10 34 (24.29%) Degree
10 34 (24.29%) Statistics
11 31 (22.14%) .NET
12 30 (21.43%) Big Data
13 26 (18.57%) Software Engineering
14 24 (17.14%) Deep Learning
15 22 (15.71%) Neural Network
16 20 (14.29%) ASP.NET
17 19 (13.57%) Bayesian Methods
17 19 (13.57%) Julia
17 19 (13.57%) Computer Vision
18 18 (12.86%) Natural Language Processing
18 18 (12.86%) Economics
19 17 (12.14%) WinForms
19 17 (12.14%) Scrum
19 17 (12.14%) TensorFlow

MATLAB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 15 (10.71%) IIS
2 14 (10.00%) SAS
3 8 (5.71%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (8.57%) Simulink
2 6 (4.29%) SPSS
3 5 (3.57%) Mathematica
4 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (1.43%) GNU Octave
6 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.71%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (21.43%) Big Data
2 10 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 6 (4.29%) Apache Hive
4 5 (3.57%) Data Mining
5 3 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.14%) KNIME
5 3 (2.14%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.43%) Data Lake
6 2 (1.43%) HBase
7 1 (0.71%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (0.71%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (11.43%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.29%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.57%) Subversion
4 4 (2.86%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.71%) Ant
5 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (8.57%) Finance
2 7 (5.00%) Military
3 6 (4.29%) Electronics
4 5 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.86%) Aerospace
5 4 (2.86%) Automotive
5 4 (2.86%) Marketing
5 4 (2.86%) Retail
6 2 (1.43%) Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (29.29%) Developer
2 23 (16.43%) Data Scientist
3 19 (13.57%) Graduate
4 18 (12.86%) C++ Developer
5 17 (12.14%) .NET Developer
5 17 (12.14%) Machine Learning Researcher
6 16 (11.43%) C# Developer
7 15 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (10.71%) C++ Software Developer
7 15 (10.71%) Software Developer
8 14 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 14 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
8 14 (10.00%) C++/C# Developer
8 14 (10.00%) Computer Engineer
8 14 (10.00%) Computer Vision Engineer
8 14 (10.00%) SQL Developer
9 13 (9.29%) Software Engineer
10 11 (7.86%) Research Engineer
11 7 (5.00%) Analyst
11 7 (5.00%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (22.14%) .NET
2 20 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 18 (12.86%) Natural Language Processing
4 17 (12.14%) TensorFlow
4 17 (12.14%) WinForms
4 17 (12.14%) WPF
5 16 (11.43%) WCF
6 6 (4.29%) HTML
7 5 (3.57%) CSS
7 5 (3.57%) CSS3
7 5 (3.57%) HTML5
7 5 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (2.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (2.14%) REST
8 3 (2.14%) SOAP
8 3 (2.14%) Visualforce
8 3 (2.14%) Web Services
9 2 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (1.43%) OpenCV
10 1 (0.71%) React
Miscellaneous
1 53 (37.86%) Algorithms
2 52 (37.14%) Computer Science
3 12 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.29%) VHDL
5 5 (3.57%) ASIC
5 5 (3.57%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.86%) Fintech
7 3 (2.14%) CUDA
7 3 (2.14%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (2.14%) Renewable Energy
7 3 (2.14%) Verilog
8 2 (1.43%) Arduino
8 2 (1.43%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.43%) Derivative
8 2 (1.43%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.43%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.43%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.43%) OTC Derivatives
9 1 (0.71%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.14%) Linux
2 5 (3.57%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (2.86%) Unix
3 4 (2.86%) Windows
4 1 (0.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (52.86%) Mathematics
2 53 (37.86%) Physics
3 48 (34.29%) Machine Learning
4 38 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (24.29%) Statistics
6 26 (18.57%) Software Engineering
7 24 (17.14%) Deep Learning
8 22 (15.71%) Neural Network
9 19 (13.57%) Bayesian Methods
9 19 (13.57%) Computer Vision
10 18 (12.86%) Economics
11 17 (12.14%) Probabilistic Modelling
11 17 (12.14%) Scrum
12 16 (11.43%) Data Analysis
12 16 (11.43%) MVVM
12 16 (11.43%) TDD
12 16 (11.43%) Unit Testing
13 15 (10.71%) Video Processing
14 13 (9.29%) Analytics
15 11 (7.86%) OO
Programming Languages
1 90 (64.29%) C++
2 74 (52.86%) Python
3 52 (37.14%) C#
3 52 (37.14%) SQL
4 49 (35.00%) R
5 47 (33.57%) C
6 36 (25.71%) Java
7 19 (13.57%) Julia
8 13 (9.29%) JavaScript
9 9 (6.43%) Scala
10 7 (5.00%) Perl
11 6 (4.29%) PowerShell
11 6 (4.29%) Ruby
12 5 (3.57%) Bash Shell
12 5 (3.57%) F#
12 5 (3.57%) Fortran
12 5 (3.57%) Haskell
13 4 (2.86%) VB
14 3 (2.14%) Apex Code
14 3 (2.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 49 (35.00%) PhD
2 34 (24.29%) Degree
3 5 (3.57%) Master's Degree
3 5 (3.57%) Numerate Degree
3 5 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.14%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.71%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.43%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) DO-254
System Software
1 2 (1.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (2.86%) Oracle
1 4 (2.86%) Teradata
2 3 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (2.14%) Tableau
3 2 (1.43%) Adobe
3 2 (1.43%) Google
3 2 (1.43%) Minitab
3 2 (1.43%) Twitter
4 1 (0.71%) ANSYS
4 1 (0.71%) Cadence
4 1 (0.71%) Capita
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.71%) Progress