Period
to 27 July 2017

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 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
England > South West
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 290 288 323
Rank change year-on-year -2 +35 -5
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 39 60 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.37% 0.54% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.61% 0.96% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 29 53 27
South West median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +40.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £90,000 £47,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -5.26%

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 6388 6241 6730
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 61.15% 55.98% 55.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5465 5349 5775
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £58,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 27 July 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 6 months to 27 July 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
Bristol +11 29 £40,000 -46.67% 3
Devon -34 5 £65,000 +15.56% 1
Gloucestershire +8 3 £62,500 +108.33%
Dorset - 1 £60,000 -
MATLAB
England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 23 (58.97%) C
1 23 (58.97%) C++
2 20 (51.28%) Degree
3 19 (48.72%) Python
4 18 (46.15%) R
5 17 (43.59%) Software Engineering
6 16 (41.03%) Mathematics
7 15 (38.46%) Java
8 13 (33.33%) SQL
9 12 (30.77%) Algorithms
10 11 (28.21%) Data Visualisation
10 11 (28.21%) Analytics
10 11 (28.21%) Visualisation
10 11 (28.21%) Simulink
10 11 (28.21%) Marketing
10 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (25.64%) Google Cloud Platform
12 9 (23.08%) Electronics
12 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (23.08%) Linux
12 9 (23.08%) UML
12 9 (23.08%) OO
12 9 (23.08%) Physics
13 8 (20.51%) Digital Marketing
13 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
13 8 (20.51%) Programme Management
13 8 (20.51%) Mobile App
13 8 (20.51%) OOP
13 8 (20.51%) SAP
13 8 (20.51%) Telecoms

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 6 (15.38%) SAS
2 3 (7.69%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Simulink
2 3 (7.69%) SPSS
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.64%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.56%) GitHub
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) Big Data
2 3 (7.69%) Apache Hive
2 3 (7.69%) BigQuery
2 3 (7.69%) Geospatial Data
2 3 (7.69%) GIS
2 3 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 3 (7.69%) Impala
2 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.13%) JIRA
2 2 (5.13%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.56%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (28.21%) Marketing
2 9 (23.08%) Electronics
3 8 (20.51%) Finance
3 8 (20.51%) Manufacturing
3 8 (20.51%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.69%) Law
4 3 (7.69%) Legal
5 2 (5.13%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Software Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Analytics Manager
3 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 7 (17.95%) C Software Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Insight Manager
3 7 (17.95%) MATLAB Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Data Scientist
5 4 (10.26%) Java Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Developer in Test
6 3 (7.69%) Research Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.13%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) Electronics Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Junior
8 1 (2.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) CSS
1 3 (7.69%) D3.js
1 3 (7.69%) HTML
1 3 (7.69%) Natural Language Processing
1 3 (7.69%) TensorFlow
1 3 (7.69%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Algorithms
2 8 (20.51%) Mobile App
3 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.69%) Blog
4 3 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.13%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Linux
2 7 (17.95%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 4 (10.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Software Engineering
2 16 (41.03%) Mathematics
3 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.21%) Analytics
3 11 (28.21%) Data Visualisation
3 11 (28.21%) Visualisation
4 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (23.08%) OO
4 9 (23.08%) Physics
4 9 (23.08%) UML
5 8 (20.51%) Data Analysis
5 8 (20.51%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (20.51%) OOP
5 8 (20.51%) Programme Management
6 7 (17.95%) Actionable Insight
6 7 (17.95%) Machine Learning
7 6 (15.38%) Statistics
8 5 (12.82%) Statistical Analysis
9 4 (10.26%) Agile Project Management
9 4 (10.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) C
1 23 (58.97%) C++
2 19 (48.72%) Python
3 18 (46.15%) R
4 15 (38.46%) Java
5 13 (33.33%) SQL
6 7 (17.95%) Fortran
7 5 (12.82%) C#
8 3 (7.69%) Embedded C
8 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 3 (7.69%) Objective-C
8 3 (7.69%) Ruby
9 2 (5.13%) Embedded C++
10 1 (2.56%) Ada
10 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (51.28%) Degree
2 8 (20.51%) Numerate Degree
2 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
3 5 (12.82%) PhD
4 3 (7.69%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.69%) Postgraduate
4 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) DO-254
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) SAP
2 7 (17.95%) Google
2 7 (17.95%) Tableau
3 1 (2.56%) Apple
Bristol, Avon
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago