The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MathWorks MATLAB
UK
Rank 550 606 649
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +43
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 313 345 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.35% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.69% 0.66% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 267 310 262
Median salary £42,750 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
45480 52157 53192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.89% 52.18% 50.56%
Number of salaries quoted 39032 44989 45657
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,480 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend

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

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MATLAB
Salary Trend

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

MATLAB Salary Trend in the UK

MATLAB
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MATLAB over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 within the UK.

MATLAB Salary Histogram in the UK

MATLAB
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +60 308 £42,500 -19.04% 59
London -1 105 £55,000 -12.00% 18
East of England +64 63 £40,000 - 10
South East +73 60 £40,000 -17.94% 10
Cambridgeshire +41 46 £45,000 - 7
Oxfordshire +38 34 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Cambridge +35 33 £40,000 - 5
Oxford +44 30 £42,500 -15.00% 3
City of London +19 23 £65,000 +4.00% 2
South West +5 22 £45,000 +15.38% 3
East Midlands 0 22 £43,750 +16.66% 1
West Midlands +11 17 £42,500 +21.42% 10
Hertfordshire +16 16 £40,000 +6.66% 1
North West -6 13 £35,000 +55.55% 4
Exeter -4 10 £45,000 +50.00%
Devon -11 10 £45,000 +40.62%
Hampshire +15 9 £22,500 -51.35% 3
Manchester -13 9 £40,000 -38.46% 4
Staffordshire - 9 £42,500 - 1
Borehamwood - 8 £34,750 - 1
Stafford - 8 £43,750 -
Berkshire +55 7 £22,500 -55.00% 2
Southampton +9 6 £26,250 -44.73% 1
Loughborough -9 6 £42,500 +6.25%
Leicestershire -11 6 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Yorkshire +27 5 £35,000 -17.64%
Scotland +25 5 £50,000 +104.63%
Bristol +6 5 £57,500 +16.16%
Warwickshire +21 4 £41,000 +9.33% 2
Edinburgh +9 4 - -

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 394 (62.64%) Python
2 328 (52.15%) C++
3 286 (45.47%) R
4 271 (43.08%) Degree
5 221 (35.14%) Machine Learning
6 218 (34.66%) Algorithms
7 198 (31.48%) Computer Science
8 193 (30.68%) C
9 192 (30.52%) Mathematics
10 191 (30.37%) Java
11 181 (28.78%) SQL
12 180 (28.62%) Software Engineering
13 161 (25.60%) Analytics
14 154 (24.48%) PhD
15 140 (22.26%) Physics
16 116 (18.44%) Analytical Skills
17 114 (18.12%) C#
18 110 (17.49%) Hadoop
19 104 (16.53%) Linux
20 103 (16.38%) Finance
21 98 (15.58%) Statistics
22 93 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
23 87 (13.83%) Signal Processing
23 87 (13.83%) Big Data
24 77 (12.24%) Simulink
24 77 (12.24%) SAS
25 76 (12.08%) Apache Spark
26 64 (10.17%) Data Analysis
27 61 (9.70%) Computer Vision
28 60 (9.54%) Business Intelligence

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills 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 77 (12.24%) SAS
2 76 (12.08%) Apache Spark
3 25 (3.97%) Apache Pig
4 19 (3.02%) Confluence
5 17 (2.70%) Apache
6 9 (1.43%) JBoss
6 9 (1.43%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.11%) Jupyter
7 7 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (0.95%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.48%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.48%) IIS
Applications
1 77 (12.24%) Simulink
2 49 (7.79%) SPSS
3 44 (7.00%) GNU Octave
4 17 (2.70%) MS Excel
5 10 (1.59%) Stata
6 7 (1.11%) Stateflow
7 6 (0.95%) MS Office
8 5 (0.79%) CATIA
8 5 (0.79%) EViews
8 5 (0.79%) OrCAD
9 4 (0.64%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.64%) SOLIDWORKS
9 4 (0.64%) S-PLUS
10 3 (0.48%) Mathcad
11 2 (0.32%) Abaqus
11 2 (0.32%) CPLEX
11 2 (0.32%) TargetLink
11 2 (0.32%) Weka
12 1 (0.16%) Maple
12 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.79%) ENOVIA
3 4 (0.64%) FINCAD Analytics
4 1 (0.16%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.23%) Google Analytics
3 10 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.59%) GitHub
4 3 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.48%) PaaS
5 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.45%) Wireless
2 24 (3.82%) Bluetooth
2 24 (3.82%) Wi-Fi
3 13 (2.07%) Software-Defined Radio
4 10 (1.59%) Profibus
5 9 (1.43%) CDMA
5 9 (1.43%) TDMA
6 7 (1.11%) InfiniBand
7 5 (0.79%) Internet
7 5 (0.79%) MIMO
7 5 (0.79%) OFDM
8 4 (0.64%) FlexRay
8 4 (0.64%) LTE
8 4 (0.64%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.48%) 3G
9 3 (0.48%) 3GPP
9 3 (0.48%) 4G
9 3 (0.48%) Radio Access Network
10 2 (0.32%) 802.11
10 2 (0.32%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (17.49%) Hadoop
2 87 (13.83%) Big Data
3 54 (8.59%) NoSQL
4 40 (6.36%) SQL Server
5 37 (5.88%) Data Mining
6 33 (5.25%) MongoDB
7 32 (5.09%) Apache Hive
8 28 (4.45%) Relational Database
9 23 (3.66%) Apache Cassandra
10 21 (3.34%) HBase
11 19 (3.02%) PostgreSQL
12 17 (2.70%) Spotfire
13 14 (2.23%) MySQL
14 11 (1.75%) Power BI
15 10 (1.59%) Mixpanel
16 9 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 8 (1.27%) Neo4j
17 8 (1.27%) QlikView
18 7 (1.11%) RDBMS
19 5 (0.79%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 39 (6.20%) Git (software)
2 23 (3.66%) LabVIEW
3 22 (3.50%) JIRA
4 21 (3.34%) Subversion
5 19 (3.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 16 (2.54%) CMake
7 15 (2.38%) Visual Studio
8 14 (2.23%) Rational DOORS
9 11 (1.75%) Jenkins
10 10 (1.59%) Travis CI
11 9 (1.43%) SonarQube
12 6 (0.95%) NUnit
13 4 (0.64%) AccuRev
14 3 (0.48%) Apache Continuum
14 3 (0.48%) Rational Rhapsody
14 3 (0.48%) Selenium
15 1 (0.16%) CANoe
15 1 (0.16%) GDB
15 1 (0.16%) Redmine
15 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 103 (16.38%) Finance
2 54 (8.59%) Telecoms
3 41 (6.52%) Electronics
4 39 (6.20%) Automotive
5 24 (3.82%) Marketing
6 21 (3.34%) Front Office
7 19 (3.02%) Banking
8 12 (1.91%) Games
8 12 (1.91%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (1.75%) Advertising
9 11 (1.75%) Aerospace
10 10 (1.59%) Retail
11 8 (1.27%) Legal
12 7 (1.11%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.79%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.64%) Military
14 4 (0.64%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.32%) Avionics
15 2 (0.32%) Back Office
16 1 (0.16%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 135 (21.46%) Data Scientist
2 127 (20.19%) Developer
3 97 (15.42%) Software Engineer
4 86 (13.67%) Analyst
5 50 (7.95%) C++ Software Engineer
6 43 (6.84%) Graduate
7 35 (5.56%) Software Developer
8 34 (5.41%) C Software Engineer
8 34 (5.41%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 31 (4.93%) Computer Engineer
10 29 (4.61%) C++ Developer
10 29 (4.61%) Research Engineer
11 26 (4.13%) Embedded Engineer
11 26 (4.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 25 (3.97%) Data Analyst
12 25 (3.97%) Quantitative Developer
13 24 (3.82%) Computer Vision Engineer
13 24 (3.82%) Senior Data Scientist
14 21 (3.34%) MATLAB Developer
15 19 (3.02%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (7.15%) .NET
2 36 (5.72%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 35 (5.56%) STL
4 34 (5.41%) OpenCV
5 19 (3.02%) OpenCL
6 15 (2.38%) ASP.NET
6 15 (2.38%) HTML
6 15 (2.38%) NumPy
7 14 (2.23%) scikit-learn
7 14 (2.23%) WPF
8 11 (1.75%) OpenGL
8 11 (1.75%) Pandas
8 11 (1.75%) Web Services
9 10 (1.59%) SciPy
9 10 (1.59%) Spring
10 9 (1.43%) Django
10 9 (1.43%) Middleware
10 9 (1.43%) Qt
11 8 (1.27%) Celery
11 8 (1.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 218 (34.66%) Algorithms
2 198 (31.48%) Computer Science
3 192 (30.52%) Mathematics
4 140 (22.26%) Physics
5 116 (18.44%) Analytical Skills
6 98 (15.58%) Statistics
7 55 (8.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 52 (8.27%) Visualisation
9 34 (5.41%) Verilog
10 25 (3.97%) VHDL
11 23 (3.66%) Economics
12 21 (3.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 20 (3.18%) ASIC
13 20 (3.18%) Embedded Systems
14 19 (3.02%) Neural Network
15 18 (2.86%) Artificial Intelligence
15 18 (2.86%) Biology
16 16 (2.54%) CUDA
17 15 (2.38%) Credit Risk
17 15 (2.38%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 104 (16.53%) Linux
2 26 (4.13%) Windows
3 23 (3.66%) Unix
4 10 (1.59%) VxWorks
5 9 (1.43%) Android
6 3 (0.48%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.16%) MVS
8 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (35.14%) Machine Learning
2 180 (28.62%) Software Engineering
3 161 (25.60%) Analytics
4 93 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
5 87 (13.83%) Signal Processing
6 64 (10.17%) Data Analysis
7 61 (9.70%) Computer Vision
8 60 (9.54%) Business Intelligence
9 54 (8.59%) Image Processing
10 52 (8.27%) Statistical Analysis
11 46 (7.31%) Validation
12 45 (7.15%) Data Analytics
13 41 (6.52%) Video Processing
14 36 (5.72%) Data Visualisation
15 35 (5.56%) OO
15 35 (5.56%) SDLC
16 29 (4.61%) Multithreading
16 29 (4.61%) Prototyping
17 28 (4.45%) Unit Testing
18 27 (4.29%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 394 (62.64%) Python
2 328 (52.15%) C++
3 286 (45.47%) R
4 193 (30.68%) C
5 191 (30.37%) Java
6 181 (28.78%) SQL
7 114 (18.12%) C#
8 47 (7.47%) Scala
9 45 (7.15%) Perl
10 32 (5.09%) JavaScript
10 32 (5.09%) VBA
11 25 (3.97%) Ruby
12 17 (2.70%) Bash Shell
13 16 (2.54%) Tcl
14 11 (1.75%) PowerShell
15 9 (1.43%) Embedded C
15 9 (1.43%) T-SQL
15 9 (1.43%) VB
16 8 (1.27%) Assembly Language
17 7 (1.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 271 (43.08%) Degree
2 154 (24.48%) PhD
3 16 (2.54%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.43%) Postgraduate
5 6 (0.95%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.79%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.32%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.32%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.16%) CFA
8 1 (0.16%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.97%) QA
2 11 (1.75%) Data Quality
3 9 (1.43%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.43%) MISRA
4 8 (1.27%) DICOM
4 8 (1.27%) IEC 61508
4 8 (1.27%) ISO13485
5 6 (0.95%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (0.95%) ISO26262
5 6 (0.95%) MiFID
6 5 (0.79%) EMIR
7 4 (0.64%) MISRA C
8 2 (0.32%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.16%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.16%) Def Stans
System Software
1 21 (3.34%) Firmware
2 8 (1.27%) HDFS
3 4 (0.64%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (1.11%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (0.48%) Ambari
2 3 (0.48%) Oozie
3 2 (0.32%) OPNET
4 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (6.52%) Tableau
2 26 (4.13%) Oracle
3 25 (3.97%) Microsoft
4 19 (3.02%) Xilinx
5 17 (2.70%) Google
6 14 (2.23%) SAP
7 12 (1.91%) Cloudera
7 12 (1.91%) Hortonworks
8 11 (1.75%) MicroStrategy
9 10 (1.59%) Splunk
9 10 (1.59%) Synopsys
10 9 (1.43%) Atlassian
10 9 (1.43%) Coverity
10 9 (1.43%) IBM
11 8 (1.27%) Apple
12 7 (1.11%) Altera
12 7 (1.11%) ANSYS
12 7 (1.11%) Bloomberg
13 5 (0.79%) Reuters
14 4 (0.64%) Minitab
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: generous bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Anonymous recruiter
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + £7K-£10K Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £150000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + excellent bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + LTI
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 2 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
ISL
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + pension, flexi working, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + 25% Bonus + LTI + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + 15% Bonus + 12% Pension + LTI
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Fantastic Salary and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago