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

MathWorks MATLAB
England / South West
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 228 248
Rank change year-on-year +7 +20  
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 11 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.21% 0.33% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.35% 0.60% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 7
Median salary £61,250 £60,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.23% +55.12%  
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 South West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3153 3159 3368
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 59.95% 55.46% 54.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2694 2701 2871
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing MATLAB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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 3 months to 28 April 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
Devon -22 5 £65,000 +8.33%
Bristol -3 3 £45,000 +47.54% 3
Gloucestershire - 2 £62,500 -
Dorset - 1 £60,000 -
MATLAB
England

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

1 19 (59.38%) Statistical Analysis
2 18 (56.25%) C
2 18 (56.25%) C++
2 18 (56.25%) Mathematics
3 17 (53.13%) R
4 16 (50.00%) Algorithms
5 15 (46.88%) Python
6 13 (40.63%) Analytics
7 12 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (37.50%) Mathematical Modelling
8 11 (34.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (34.38%) Statistics
8 11 (34.38%) Operations Research
8 11 (34.38%) Logistics
9 9 (28.13%) Degree
9 9 (28.13%) Java
9 9 (28.13%) PhD
10 8 (25.00%) C#
11 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
12 6 (18.75%) Signal Processing
13 5 (15.63%) Physics
13 5 (15.63%) OFDM
13 5 (15.63%) MIMO
13 5 (15.63%) Performance Optimisation
13 5 (15.63%) Prototyping
13 5 (15.63%) Validation
13 5 (15.63%) Wireless
14 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
14 4 (12.50%) Computer Science

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 3 (9.38%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Simulink
2 1 (3.13%) GNU Octave
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) GitHub
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) MIMO
1 5 (15.63%) OFDM
1 5 (15.63%) Wireless
2 1 (3.13%) 3GPP
2 1 (3.13%) LTE
2 1 (3.13%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (3.13%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
1 2 (6.25%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.13%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Electronics
2 2 (6.25%) Legal
2 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Programmer
2 6 (18.75%) Communications Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Developer in Test
4 3 (9.38%) Graduate
4 3 (9.38%) Graduate Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Graduate Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Data Scientist
5 2 (6.25%) Java Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Research Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) CSS
1 3 (9.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 12 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Unix
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Statistical Analysis
2 18 (56.25%) Mathematics
3 13 (40.63%) Analytics
4 12 (37.50%) Mathematical Modelling
5 11 (34.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (34.38%) Logistics
5 11 (34.38%) Operations Research
5 11 (34.38%) Statistics
6 6 (18.75%) Signal Processing
7 5 (15.63%) Performance Optimisation
7 5 (15.63%) Physics
7 5 (15.63%) Prototyping
7 5 (15.63%) Validation
8 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (9.38%) Machine Learning
9 3 (9.38%) Scrum
9 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
10 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (6.25%) OO
10 2 (6.25%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) C
1 18 (56.25%) C++
2 17 (53.13%) R
3 15 (46.88%) Python
4 9 (28.13%) Java
5 8 (25.00%) C#
6 3 (9.38%) Objective-C
6 3 (9.38%) Ruby
6 3 (9.38%) SQL
7 2 (6.25%) Embedded C
8 1 (3.13%) Ada
8 1 (3.13%) Embedded C++
8 1 (3.13%) VB
8 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
1 9 (28.13%) PhD
2 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) DO-254
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Apple
1 1 (3.13%) SAP
South West
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Salary: £34000 - £54000 per annum
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Salary: £45 - £52 per hour
Posted: 24 days ago