Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
England > South West
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 305 278 277
Rank change year-on-year -27 -1 +39
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 30 54 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.29% 0.53% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 0.88% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 60
South West median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% -20.00% +28.21%
10th Percentile £25,925 £32,050 £40,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £76,250 £90,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 6,248 6,107 6,043
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 60.57% 60.17% 55.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5,243 5,193 5,174
South West median annual salary £45,000 £41,377 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.76% +3.44% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 23 October 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 23 October 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
Devon +28 14 £30,000 -70.00%
Bristol -23 11 £43,750 +9.40% 13
Wiltshire -7 2 £41,250 +8.55% 1
Somerset - 2 £50,000 -
Gloucestershire +10 1 £65,000 +4.00% 2
MATLAB
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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 22 (73.33%) C++
2 16 (53.33%) C
3 15 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 15 (50.00%) Embedded C++
4 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (36.67%) Algorithms
5 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 9 (30.00%) Firmware
6 9 (30.00%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (26.67%) Simulink
7 8 (26.67%) Mathematics
7 8 (26.67%) Automotive
8 7 (23.33%) Validation
8 7 (23.33%) Data Analysis
8 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
8 7 (23.33%) Degree
9 6 (20.00%) UML
9 6 (20.00%) OO
9 6 (20.00%) Python
10 5 (16.67%) PhD
10 5 (16.67%) Java
10 5 (16.67%) Electronics
10 5 (16.67%) Machine Learning
10 5 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (13.33%) MISRA
11 4 (13.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 4 (13.33%) SPSS
11 4 (13.33%) Aerospace
11 4 (13.33%) Artificial Intelligence
11 4 (13.33%) SAS

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 4 (13.33%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Simulink
2 4 (13.33%) SPSS
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.33%) Stata
3 1 (3.33%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 3 (10.00%) Rational Team Concert
2 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.33%) NetBeans
General
1 8 (26.67%) Automotive
2 5 (16.67%) Electronics
3 4 (13.33%) Aerospace
4 2 (6.67%) Avionics
4 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Research Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Software Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Analytics Manager
6 3 (10.00%) C++ Developer
6 3 (10.00%) C++ Programmer
6 3 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Development Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Programmer
6 3 (10.00%) Software Programmer
7 2 (6.67%) C Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Embedded Java Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Java Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Software Design Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (10.00%) MFC
2 3 (10.00%) OpenGL
2 3 (10.00%) STL
3 1 (3.33%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Algorithms
1 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (30.00%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (10.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 8 (26.67%) Mathematics
3 7 (23.33%) Data Analysis
3 7 (23.33%) Validation
4 6 (20.00%) OO
4 6 (20.00%) UML
5 5 (16.67%) Machine Learning
5 5 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (13.33%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (10.00%) Analytics
7 3 (10.00%) Mathematical Modelling
7 3 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
7 3 (10.00%) Statistics
8 2 (6.67%) Customer Analytics
8 2 (6.67%) Data Science
8 2 (6.67%) Predictive Modelling
8 2 (6.67%) Software Delivery
8 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) C++
2 16 (53.33%) C
3 15 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 15 (50.00%) Embedded C++
4 6 (20.00%) Python
5 5 (16.67%) Java
6 3 (10.00%) Ada
6 3 (10.00%) R
6 3 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (3.33%) C#
7 1 (3.33%) Fortran
7 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
2 5 (16.67%) PhD
3 3 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) MISRA
2 3 (10.00%) Def Stans
2 3 (10.00%) DO-178B
3 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.33%) IEC 61508
3 1 (3.33%) ISO 26262
3 1 (3.33%) ISO 9000
3 1 (3.33%) MISRA C
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) IBM
1 2 (6.67%) Tableau
2 1 (3.33%) Juniper
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft