Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
England > South West
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 294 304 290
Rank change year-on-year +10 -14 +40
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 47 29 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.43% 0.28% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.72% 0.46% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 29 24 52
South West median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +2.22% +44.23%
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £79,000 £76,250 £90,000
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 6,529 6,294 6,186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 60.09% 61.02% 56.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5,510 5,351 5,300
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +3 24 £45,500 -13.33% 13
Devon +9 8 £67,500 +50.00% 1
Dorset -31 7 - - 1
Somerset - 4 £50,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +13 3 £42,500 -32.00% 1
Wiltshire - 1 £47,500 -
MATLAB
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 26 (55.32%) C++
2 20 (42.55%) C
2 20 (42.55%) Algorithms
3 19 (40.43%) Simulink
4 17 (36.17%) Software Engineering
4 17 (36.17%) Degree
5 16 (34.04%) Mathematics
5 16 (34.04%) UML
6 15 (31.91%) Python
6 15 (31.91%) Embedded C
6 15 (31.91%) Validation
7 14 (29.79%) Embedded C++
8 12 (25.53%) Firmware
9 11 (23.40%) OO
9 11 (23.40%) Electronics
9 11 (23.40%) R
9 11 (23.40%) Data Science
10 9 (19.15%) Signal Processing
10 9 (19.15%) Aerospace
10 9 (19.15%) Java
10 9 (19.15%) SQL
11 8 (17.02%) Linux
11 8 (17.02%) Visualisation
11 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
11 8 (17.02%) Statistical Modelling
12 7 (14.89%) Requirements Engineering
12 7 (14.89%) Machine Learning
12 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
12 7 (14.89%) OOD
12 7 (14.89%) 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 7 (14.89%) SAS
2 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 19 (40.43%) Simulink
2 4 (8.51%) OrCAD
3 2 (4.26%) Chatbot
4 1 (2.13%) SPSS
4 1 (2.13%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.13%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Ethernet
1 4 (8.51%) RS-232
1 4 (8.51%) Wideband
2 2 (4.26%) SMS
3 1 (2.13%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) Big Data
1 4 (8.51%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.26%) QlikView
3 1 (2.13%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Rational Rhapsody
1 5 (10.64%) Rational Team Concert
2 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.13%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.13%) NetBeans
2 1 (2.13%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (23.40%) Electronics
2 9 (19.15%) Aerospace
3 6 (12.77%) Telecoms
4 4 (8.51%) Avionics
5 3 (6.38%) Automotive
6 2 (4.26%) Advertising
7 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Software Engineer
2 11 (23.40%) C++ Software Engineer
2 11 (23.40%) Embedded Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) Data Scientist
3 9 (19.15%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) C Software Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) MATLAB Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) C/C++ Embedded 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
5 7 (14.89%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Design Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Principal Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Senior Data Scientist
8 4 (8.51%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (6.38%) MFC
1 3 (6.38%) OpenGL
1 3 (6.38%) STL
2 2 (4.26%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (2.13%) GraphX
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) Algorithms
2 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
3 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.77%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (10.64%) Acoustics
5 4 (8.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.13%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Software Engineering
2 16 (34.04%) Mathematics
2 16 (34.04%) UML
3 15 (31.91%) Validation
4 11 (23.40%) Data Science
4 11 (23.40%) OO
5 9 (19.15%) Signal Processing
6 8 (17.02%) Statistical Modelling
6 8 (17.02%) Visualisation
7 7 (14.89%) Data Analysis
7 7 (14.89%) Machine Learning
7 7 (14.89%) OOD
7 7 (14.89%) Requirements Engineering
8 6 (12.77%) Analytics
8 6 (12.77%) Artificial Intelligence
8 6 (12.77%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (12.77%) Physics
9 5 (10.64%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (8.51%) FPGA Design
10 4 (8.51%) Mathematical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 26 (55.32%) C++
2 20 (42.55%) C
3 15 (31.91%) Embedded C
3 15 (31.91%) Python
4 14 (29.79%) Embedded C++
5 11 (23.40%) R
6 9 (19.15%) Java
6 9 (19.15%) SQL
7 5 (10.64%) Ada
7 5 (10.64%) Fortran
8 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.13%) C#
9 1 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (36.17%) Degree
2 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) Postgraduate
4 3 (6.38%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (6.38%) PhD
5 2 (4.26%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) Def Stans
1 5 (10.64%) MISRA
2 4 (8.51%) DO-160
2 4 (8.51%) DO-178B
3 1 (2.13%) MISRA C
System Software
1 12 (25.53%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) EMC
2 4 (8.51%) IBM
3 2 (4.26%) Tableau
4 1 (2.13%) Juniper
4 1 (2.13%) MathWorks