Period
to 29 October 2020

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 29 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
England > South West
6 months to
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 180 234 305
Rank change year-on-year +54 +71 -20
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 15 86 28
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 0.44% 0.88% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.73% 1.52% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 12 49 23
Median annual salary £45,000 £49,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.16% +22.50% -
10th Percentile £36,825 £33,750 £25,700
90th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +21.21% -1.00% -

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 2,053 5,675 6,169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 60.08% 58.20% 60.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,733 4,614 5,155
Median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +8.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing MATLAB as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MATLAB in the South West.

Salary trend for MATLAB in the South West

MATLAB
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing MATLAB in the South West over the 6 months to 29 October 2020.

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 29 October 2020. 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 +53 5 £41,500 +0.61% 13
Gloucestershire +45 4 £50,000 - 2
Dorset +38 3 - - 3
Wiltshire +48 1 £60,000 -
Devon +21 1 £37,500 -
MATLAB
England

For the 6 months to 29 October 2020, IT jobs citing MATLAB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 9 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (53.33%) Python
3 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
3 7 (46.67%) Machine Learning
4 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (33.33%) Simulink
5 5 (33.33%) Physics
5 5 (33.33%) Data Science
6 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) Scala
6 4 (26.67%) R
6 4 (26.67%) C
6 4 (26.67%) C++
6 4 (26.67%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (26.67%) Statistics
6 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (20.00%) Law
7 3 (20.00%) LabVIEW
7 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) Degree
8 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
8 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
8 2 (13.33%) Deep Learning
8 2 (13.33%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (13.33%) Military
8 2 (13.33%) Neural Network
8 2 (13.33%) C#

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:

Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Simulink
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (13.33%) Stateflow
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (20.00%) Law
2 2 (13.33%) Electronics
2 2 (13.33%) Military
3 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Data Scientist
2 2 (13.33%) Product Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Product Test Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Verification Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Audio DSP Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Audio Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Vision Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) DSP Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior DSP Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) PyTorch
1 2 (13.33%) TensorFlow
2 1 (6.67%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (6.67%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (6.67%) Acoustics
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (6.67%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 7 (46.67%) Machine Learning
3 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (33.33%) Data Science
4 5 (33.33%) Physics
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (26.67%) Statistics
6 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (13.33%) Computer Vision
7 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
7 2 (13.33%) Deep Learning
7 2 (13.33%) Feasibility Study
7 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (13.33%) Mathematical Modelling
7 2 (13.33%) Neural Network
7 2 (13.33%) Support Vector Machines
7 2 (13.33%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Python
2 4 (26.67%) C
2 4 (26.67%) C++
2 4 (26.67%) R
2 4 (26.67%) Scala
3 2 (13.33%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) Fortran
3 2 (13.33%) VB
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) PhD
5 1 (6.67%) HND