The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 95 102 109
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 4 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.33% 0.28% 0.067%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.75% 0.61% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £150,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+276.25% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
MATLAB
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
533 654 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 43.69% 45.13% 53.40%
Number of salaries quoted 363 445 559
Median salary £45,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing MATLAB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

MATLAB Salary Trend in Edinburgh

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 9 (75.00%) C++
2 7 (58.33%) Mathematics
3 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 6 (50.00%) Analytics
3 6 (50.00%) SAS
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) VBA
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (41.67%) Economics
4 5 (41.67%) PhD
4 5 (41.67%) R
4 5 (41.67%) Physics
5 4 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (33.33%) Credit Risk
5 4 (33.33%) Stress Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Monte Carlo Method
5 4 (33.33%) Black-Scholes
5 4 (33.33%) Rational Rhapsody
5 4 (33.33%) Digital Media
5 4 (33.33%) Presales
5 4 (33.33%) Credit Risk Modelling
5 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 4 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) S-PLUS
5 4 (33.33%) VxWorks
5 4 (33.33%) .NET

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) S-PLUS
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) QlikView
2 2 (16.67%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (33.33%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Credit Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Qualitative Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Quantitative Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Risk Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Customer Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Mathematics
2 5 (41.67%) Economics
2 5 (41.67%) Physics
3 4 (33.33%) Credit Derivative
3 4 (33.33%) Credit Risk
3 4 (33.33%) Derivative
3 4 (33.33%) Digital Media
3 4 (33.33%) Fixed Income
4 3 (25.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Statistics
6 1 (8.33%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (8.33%) GPGPU
6 1 (8.33%) Verilog
6 1 (8.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Analytics
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Black-Scholes
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) Credit Risk Modelling
3 4 (33.33%) Monte Carlo Method
3 4 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (33.33%) Presales
3 4 (33.33%) Stress Testing
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) UML
3 4 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (16.67%) Econometrics
4 2 (16.67%) Signal Processing
5 1 (8.33%) Code Optimisation
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) VBA
3 5 (41.67%) R
4 4 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) PhD
3 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Tableau