The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 81 88
Rank change year-on-year +14 +7  
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 3 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.49% 0.50% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.73% 0.83% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 6
Median salary £30,000 £46,250 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.13% -9.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Southampton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 409 482 485
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 66.72% 60.40% 50.57%
Number of salaries quoted 385 468 422
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MATLAB in Southampton.

Salary trend for MATLAB in Southampton

MATLAB
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Southampton region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 10 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 10 (100.00%) Physics
2 9 (90.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (90.00%) Java
3 7 (70.00%) Data Analysis
3 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (70.00%) PhD
3 7 (70.00%) C++
4 6 (60.00%) Mathematical Modelling
4 6 (60.00%) R
4 6 (60.00%) Python
5 4 (40.00%) C#
6 3 (30.00%) C
6 3 (30.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
7 1 (10.00%) Big Data
7 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (10.00%) MVC
7 1 (10.00%) Grid Computing
7 1 (10.00%) .NET
7 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET

MATLAB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Data Scientist
1 6 (60.00%) Graduate
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Graduate Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Graduate Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Junior
2 3 (30.00%) Junior Data Scientist
3 1 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Grid Computing
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 10 (100.00%) Physics
2 7 (70.00%) Data Analysis
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (60.00%) Mathematical Modelling
4 3 (30.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) C++
3 6 (60.00%) Python
3 6 (60.00%) R
4 4 (40.00%) C#
5 3 (30.00%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) PhD
2 3 (30.00%) Degree