The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 257 246 282
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +36
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 55 79 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.47% 0.66% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.90% 1.17% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 49 77 50
Average salary £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £68,500 £81,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+15.33% +2.73%
MATLAB
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6128 6736 7212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.35% 56.08% 55.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5334 6084 6718
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MATLAB across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MATLAB
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MATLAB across the City of London region.

MATLAB Salary Trend in the City of London

MATLAB
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MATLAB across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

MATLAB Salary Histogram in the City of London

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing MATLAB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MATLAB.

1 108 (83.08%) R
2 93 (71.54%) Analytics
3 83 (63.85%) Java
4 77 (59.23%) Mathematics
5 69 (53.08%) Hadoop
6 68 (52.31%) Finance
7 66 (50.77%) PhD
8 64 (49.23%) Big Data
9 56 (43.08%) SQL
10 49 (37.69%) Physics
10 49 (37.69%) Computer Science
11 48 (36.92%) Scala
12 45 (34.62%) Python
13 43 (33.08%) SAS
14 42 (32.31%) Data Mining
14 42 (32.31%) C++
14 42 (32.31%) Visualisation
14 42 (32.31%) Degree
15 41 (31.54%) MapReduce
16 40 (30.77%) SPSS
17 37 (28.46%) Mahout
17 37 (28.46%) Information Retrieval
17 37 (28.46%) Cascading
18 35 (26.92%) Retail
19 34 (26.15%) Data Analysis
20 33 (25.38%) Relational Database
21 32 (24.62%) Economics
22 31 (23.85%) Statistics
23 30 (23.08%) Logistic Regression
23 30 (23.08%) Bayesian Methods

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing MATLAB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MATLAB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 43 (33.08%) SAS
2 11 (8.46%) Apache Pig
3 4 (3.08%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.31%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 40 (30.77%) SPSS
2 29 (22.31%) CPLEX
3 5 (3.85%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.54%) FastStats
4 2 (1.54%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (6.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (2.31%) Summit
3 1 (0.77%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (53.08%) Hadoop
2 64 (49.23%) Big Data
3 42 (32.31%) Data Mining
4 37 (28.46%) Mahout
5 33 (25.38%) Relational Database
6 11 (8.46%) SQL Server
7 9 (6.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (6.92%) QlikView
8 8 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (3.08%) Apache Hive
9 4 (3.08%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.77%) KDB
10 1 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.54%) LabVIEW
1 2 (1.54%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.77%) Ant
2 1 (0.77%) Moq
2 1 (0.77%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.77%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.77%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.77%) NUnit
2 1 (0.77%) Subversion
2 1 (0.77%) Maven
2 1 (0.77%) Git (software)
General
1 68 (52.31%) Finance
2 35 (26.92%) Retail
3 23 (17.69%) Marketing
4 11 (8.46%) Financial Institution
5 8 (6.15%) Telecoms
5 8 (6.15%) Banking
6 4 (3.08%) Front Office
7 3 (2.31%) Legal
7 3 (2.31%) Advertising
7 3 (2.31%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.77%) Games
Job Titles
1 70 (53.85%) Data Scientist
2 37 (28.46%) Statistician
2 37 (28.46%) Research Engineer
3 16 (12.31%) Developer
4 14 (10.77%) Analyst
5 10 (7.69%) Research Scientist
6 9 (6.92%) Consultant
7 8 (6.15%) Technology Consultant
8 5 (3.85%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.08%) Quantitative Developer
9 4 (3.08%) Insight Analyst
10 3 (2.31%) Excel Developer
10 3 (2.31%) Software Developer
10 3 (2.31%) Data Analyst
10 3 (2.31%) Business Analyst
10 3 (2.31%) C# Developer
11 2 (1.54%) Senior Analyst
11 2 (1.54%) Project Manager
11 2 (1.54%) QA Engineer
11 2 (1.54%) Environment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (28.46%) Cascading
2 8 (6.15%) Natural Language Processing
3 6 (4.62%) J2EE
4 5 (3.85%) .NET
5 4 (3.08%) HTML
5 4 (3.08%) XML
6 3 (2.31%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.31%) Scilab
7 2 (1.54%) Apache Flex
7 2 (1.54%) WinForms
8 1 (0.77%) Spring
8 1 (0.77%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.77%) STL
8 1 (0.77%) LINQ
8 1 (0.77%) ICEfaces
8 1 (0.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.77%) SciPy
8 1 (0.77%) NumPy
8 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 77 (59.23%) Mathematics
2 49 (37.69%) Physics
2 49 (37.69%) Computer Science
3 42 (32.31%) Visualisation
4 32 (24.62%) Economics
5 31 (23.85%) Statistics
6 29 (22.31%) Applied Mathematics
7 26 (20.00%) Neural Network
8 25 (19.23%) Digital Media
9 11 (8.46%) Credit Risk
9 11 (8.46%) Chemistry
10 7 (5.38%) Informatics
10 7 (5.38%) Artificial Intelligence
10 7 (5.38%) Psychology
11 4 (3.08%) Biology
12 3 (2.31%) Derivative
12 3 (2.31%) Equity Derivative
12 3 (2.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (2.31%) GIS
13 2 (1.54%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.38%) Linux
1 7 (5.38%) UNIX
2 4 (3.08%) Windows
3 1 (0.77%) AIX
3 1 (0.77%) VxWorks
3 1 (0.77%) LynxOS
3 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.77%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (71.54%) Analytics
2 41 (31.54%) MapReduce
3 37 (28.46%) Information Retrieval
4 34 (26.15%) Data Analysis
5 30 (23.08%) Business Analysis
5 30 (23.08%) Bayesian Methods
5 30 (23.08%) Logistic Regression
5 30 (23.08%) Markov Chain
6 29 (22.31%) Factor Analysis
6 29 (22.31%) Structural Equation Modelling
6 29 (22.31%) Cluster Analysis
6 29 (22.31%) Time Series Analysis
6 29 (22.31%) Predictive Modelling
6 29 (22.31%) Data Modelling
7 19 (14.62%) Digital Marketing
8 18 (13.85%) Big Data Analytics
8 18 (13.85%) Data Analytics
9 16 (12.31%) Project Management
9 16 (12.31%) Validation
10 11 (8.46%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (83.08%) R
2 83 (63.85%) Java
3 56 (43.08%) SQL
4 48 (36.92%) Scala
5 45 (34.62%) Python
6 42 (32.31%) C++
7 21 (16.15%) C#
8 13 (10.00%) T-SQL
9 12 (9.23%) Clojure
10 11 (8.46%) PHP
10 11 (8.46%) Ruby
11 8 (6.15%) PL/SQL
11 8 (6.15%) JavaScript
12 6 (4.62%) VBA
13 4 (3.08%) Shell Script
14 3 (2.31%) Perl
14 3 (2.31%) C
14 3 (2.31%) VB
15 2 (1.54%) VB6
16 1 (0.77%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 66 (50.77%) PhD
2 42 (32.31%) Degree
3 1 (0.77%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.77%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.77%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.08%) Solvency II
2 3 (2.31%) EMIR
2 3 (2.31%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.54%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.54%) QA
4 1 (0.77%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 1 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (12.31%) Oracle
2 10 (7.69%) Tableau
3 8 (6.15%) Ab Initio
3 8 (6.15%) Informatica
3 8 (6.15%) Business Objects
3 8 (6.15%) Cognos
3 8 (6.15%) IBM
4 4 (3.08%) Bloomberg
4 4 (3.08%) RapidMiner
5 3 (2.31%) Murex
5 3 (2.31%) Calypso
6 2 (1.54%) Alterian
7 1 (0.77%) MKS
7 1 (0.77%) Reuters
7 1 (0.77%) HP
7 1 (0.77%) Sybase
7 1 (0.77%) Microsoft