Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
England > South West
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 278 279 297
Rank change year-on-year +1 +18 +20
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 47 56 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.47% 0.53% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.79% 0.94% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 17 49 56
South West median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% +21.79% -13.33%
10th Percentile £30,800 £38,500 £26,875
90th Percentile £80,000 £63,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +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 West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5,914 5,959 6,414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 58.94% 56.36% 56.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5,003 5,039 5,580
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +5.19% +4.05%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £58,750
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for MATLAB in the South West

MATLAB
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for MATLAB in the South West

MATLAB
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MATLAB in the South West over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for MATLAB in the South West

MATLAB
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the South West region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
Bristol +17 31 £46,000 -20.00% 8
Dorset -15 10 - - 2
Wiltshire -3 2 £30,250 -37.95%
Devon -18 2 £82,500 +65.00% 2
Gloucestershire +32 1 £45,000 -5.26% 1
MATLAB
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 35 (74.47%) C++
2 29 (61.70%) Software Engineering
3 25 (53.19%) Linux
3 25 (53.19%) Algorithms
4 22 (46.81%) C
5 21 (44.68%) Java
5 21 (44.68%) UML
6 20 (42.55%) Validation
7 18 (38.30%) Simulink
7 18 (38.30%) OO
7 18 (38.30%) Degree
7 18 (38.30%) Security Cleared
8 15 (31.91%) Mathematics
8 15 (31.91%) Python
9 13 (27.66%) Computer Science
10 11 (23.40%) Signal Processing
11 10 (21.28%) Acoustics
11 10 (21.28%) Physics
11 10 (21.28%) Embedded C
11 10 (21.28%) Embedded C++
12 9 (19.15%) Numerate Degree
12 9 (19.15%) DO-178B
12 9 (19.15%) Rational Rhapsody
12 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (17.02%) TCP/IP
13 8 (17.02%) Multithreading
14 7 (14.89%) Requirements Engineering
14 7 (14.89%) OOD
14 7 (14.89%) Fortran
14 7 (14.89%) Computer Vision

MATLAB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (38.30%) Simulink
2 2 (4.26%) Chatbot
3 1 (2.13%) GNU Octave
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.13%) SPSS
3 1 (2.13%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.26%) Azure Machine Learning
3 2 (4.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.13%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.13%) SaaS
4 1 (2.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.26%) Mahout
3 1 (2.13%) Big Data
3 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.26%) Mercurial
2 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.13%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (10.64%) Electronics
2 1 (2.13%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Games
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (51.06%) Software Engineer
2 15 (31.91%) C++ Software Engineer
3 10 (21.28%) MATLAB Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Embedded Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) C Software Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Embedded C Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Java Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Senior Java Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) OpenMP
1 6 (12.77%) TensorFlow
2 2 (4.26%) GraphX
2 2 (4.26%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (4.26%) Theano
2 2 (4.26%) XML
3 1 (2.13%) .NET
3 1 (2.13%) .NET Core
3 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.13%) CSS
3 1 (2.13%) HTML
3 1 (2.13%) HTML5
3 1 (2.13%) jQuery
3 1 (2.13%) JSON
3 1 (2.13%) OpenCL
3 1 (2.13%) RESTful
3 1 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.13%) WCF
3 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (53.19%) Algorithms
2 13 (27.66%) Computer Science
3 10 (21.28%) Acoustics
4 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (10.64%) Robotics
6 4 (8.51%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (2.13%) CUDA
7 1 (2.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (53.19%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) Windows
3 4 (8.51%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.13%) ThreadX
4 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) Software Engineering
2 21 (44.68%) UML
3 20 (42.55%) Validation
4 18 (38.30%) OO
5 15 (31.91%) Mathematics
6 11 (23.40%) Signal Processing
7 10 (21.28%) Physics
8 8 (17.02%) Multithreading
9 7 (14.89%) Computer Vision
9 7 (14.89%) OOD
9 7 (14.89%) Requirements Engineering
10 6 (12.77%) Concurrent Programming
10 6 (12.77%) Deep Learning
10 6 (12.77%) Machine Learning
10 6 (12.77%) Parallel Programming
11 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (10.64%) Data Analysis
11 5 (10.64%) OOP
12 4 (8.51%) Analytics
12 4 (8.51%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 35 (74.47%) C++
2 22 (46.81%) C
3 21 (44.68%) Java
4 15 (31.91%) Python
5 10 (21.28%) Embedded C
5 10 (21.28%) Embedded C++
6 7 (14.89%) Fortran
7 6 (12.77%) Ada
7 6 (12.77%) C#
8 5 (10.64%) R
9 4 (8.51%) SQL
10 3 (6.38%) Perl
11 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
11 1 (2.13%) Lisp
11 1 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (38.30%) Degree
1 18 (38.30%) Security Cleared
2 9 (19.15%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (12.77%) PhD
4 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (4.26%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) DO-178B
2 6 (12.77%) MIL-STD-498
3 3 (6.38%) Def Stans
3 3 (6.38%) MISRA
4 1 (2.13%) ECSS
4 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Intel
2 5 (10.64%) Google
3 3 (6.38%) IBM
4 1 (2.13%) MathWorks
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft