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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 583 643 646
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +3
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 304 354 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.33% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 0.63% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 271 290 279
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £79,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
48210 56246 56702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.52% 52.43% 50.11%
Number of salaries quoted 41359 48354 48518
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,164
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 7 December 2016 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 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +58 303 £45,000 -10.00% 61
London -38 73 £60,000 -7.69% 19
South East +56 64 £42,500 -15.00% 14
East of England +44 51 £47,500 +18.75% 14
East Midlands +19 40 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Oxfordshire +39 32 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Oxford +40 31 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Cambridgeshire +30 31 £52,500 +31.25% 13
South West +16 31 £47,500 +21.79% 1
West Midlands -10 21 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Cambridge +26 20 £47,500 +22.58% 11
Devon -11 19 £50,000 +56.25% 1
Exeter - 19 £50,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +28 17 £40,000 +26.98% 1
Hampshire +12 14 £30,000 -20.00% 3
Leicestershire 0 13 £40,000 -28.57% 1
North West -5 13 £55,000 +144.44% 3
Loughborough -9 13 £40,000 -28.57%
City of London +26 10 £66,250 +6.00% 7
Northampton - 10 £65,000 -
Northamptonshire - 10 £65,000 -
West Sussex +22 7 £50,000 +28.20% 2
Manchester -2 7 £67,500 +3.84% 1
Yorkshire - 7 £42,500 - 3
Borehamwood - 7 £40,000 - 1
Milton Keynes +20 6 £49,500 -10.00%
Buckinghamshire +13 6 £49,500 -10.00% 1
Southampton +9 6 £31,250 -17.21% 3
Birmingham - 6 £45,000 - 1
Cheshire +24 5 £34,000 +52.80% 2

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 378 (58.51%) Python
2 337 (52.17%) C++
3 295 (45.67%) R
4 271 (41.95%) Degree
5 242 (37.46%) Machine Learning
6 215 (33.28%) Algorithms
7 200 (30.96%) C
7 200 (30.96%) Java
8 195 (30.19%) Computer Science
8 195 (30.19%) Software Engineering
9 187 (28.95%) SQL
10 184 (28.48%) Mathematics
11 171 (26.47%) PhD
12 168 (26.01%) Analytics
13 145 (22.45%) Hadoop
14 137 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
15 119 (18.42%) Physics
16 117 (18.11%) Agile Software Development
17 111 (17.18%) C#
18 108 (16.72%) Finance
18 108 (16.72%) Big Data
19 103 (15.94%) Linux
20 94 (14.55%) Signal Processing
20 94 (14.55%) Apache Spark
21 91 (14.09%) Computer Vision
22 90 (13.93%) Statistics
23 81 (12.54%) SAS
24 78 (12.07%) Image Processing
25 74 (11.46%) Simulink
26 65 (10.06%) Data Analysis

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 94 (14.55%) Apache Spark
2 81 (12.54%) SAS
3 33 (5.11%) Apache Pig
4 17 (2.63%) Apache
5 15 (2.32%) Confluence
6 9 (1.39%) JBoss
6 9 (1.39%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.08%) Jupyter
8 6 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (0.93%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.46%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 74 (11.46%) Simulink
2 56 (8.67%) SPSS
3 52 (8.05%) GNU Octave
4 23 (3.56%) MS Excel
5 9 (1.39%) Stata
6 8 (1.24%) MS Office
7 7 (1.08%) TargetLink
8 5 (0.77%) CATIA
8 5 (0.77%) OrCAD
9 4 (0.62%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.62%) SOLIDWORKS
9 4 (0.62%) S-PLUS
10 3 (0.46%) Maple
10 3 (0.46%) Mathcad
10 3 (0.46%) Stateflow
11 2 (0.31%) Abaqus
11 2 (0.31%) CPLEX
11 2 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
12 1 (0.15%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 7 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.77%) ENOVIA
3 4 (0.62%) FINCAD Analytics
4 1 (0.15%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.55%) GitHub
4 6 (0.93%) PaaS
5 5 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.62%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.31%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.41%) Wi-Fi
2 21 (3.25%) Bluetooth
2 21 (3.25%) Wireless
3 12 (1.86%) Software-Defined Radio
4 11 (1.70%) Profibus
5 7 (1.08%) CDMA
5 7 (1.08%) InfiniBand
5 7 (1.08%) TDMA
6 5 (0.77%) 3G
6 5 (0.77%) 4G
6 5 (0.77%) LTE
7 4 (0.62%) Internet
8 2 (0.31%) 3GPP
8 2 (0.31%) 802.11
8 2 (0.31%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.31%) FlexRay
8 2 (0.31%) GSM
8 2 (0.31%) HSPA
8 2 (0.31%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (0.31%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (22.45%) Hadoop
2 108 (16.72%) Big Data
3 61 (9.44%) NoSQL
4 55 (8.51%) Apache Hive
5 38 (5.88%) Data Mining
6 34 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
7 33 (5.11%) MongoDB
8 31 (4.80%) SQL Server
9 30 (4.64%) Relational Database
10 29 (4.49%) HBase
11 17 (2.63%) Spotfire
12 14 (2.17%) MySQL
12 14 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (1.08%) Neo4j
14 7 (1.08%) QlikView
14 7 (1.08%) Sqoop
15 6 (0.93%) HDInsight
15 6 (0.93%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 29 (4.49%) Git (software)
2 24 (3.72%) LabVIEW
3 18 (2.79%) JIRA
4 15 (2.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 15 (2.32%) Subversion
5 14 (2.17%) CMake
6 13 (2.01%) Rational DOORS
6 13 (2.01%) Visual Studio
7 12 (1.86%) Jenkins
8 10 (1.55%) Travis CI
9 5 (0.77%) NUnit
9 5 (0.77%) SonarQube
10 4 (0.62%) AccuRev
11 3 (0.46%) Apache Continuum
11 3 (0.46%) Selenium
12 2 (0.31%) Rational Rhapsody
13 1 (0.15%) CANoe
13 1 (0.15%) GDB
13 1 (0.15%) Redmine
13 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 108 (16.72%) Finance
2 45 (6.97%) Electronics
2 45 (6.97%) Telecoms
3 32 (4.95%) Marketing
4 31 (4.80%) Automotive
5 20 (3.10%) Front Office
6 19 (2.94%) Banking
7 15 (2.32%) Advertising
8 13 (2.01%) Games
9 10 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (1.39%) Manufacturing
11 7 (1.08%) Aerospace
11 7 (1.08%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.93%) Retail
13 4 (0.62%) Legal
14 2 (0.31%) Avionics
14 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.31%) Military
15 1 (0.15%) Polish Language
15 1 (0.15%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 145 (22.45%) Data Scientist
2 121 (18.73%) Developer
3 109 (16.87%) Software Engineer
4 66 (10.22%) Analyst
5 55 (8.51%) C++ Software Engineer
6 43 (6.66%) C Software Engineer
6 43 (6.66%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 36 (5.57%) Computer Engineer
8 35 (5.42%) Graduate
9 34 (5.26%) Computer Vision Engineer
9 34 (5.26%) Research Engineer
10 33 (5.11%) Software Developer
11 29 (4.49%) C++ Developer
12 25 (3.87%) Senior Data Scientist
13 23 (3.56%) Data Analyst
13 23 (3.56%) Quantitative Developer
14 21 (3.25%) Embedded Engineer
14 21 (3.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 21 (3.25%) MATLAB Engineer
15 19 (2.94%) MATLAB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (7.12%) .NET
2 40 (6.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 40 (6.19%) OpenCV
3 39 (6.04%) STL
4 21 (3.25%) Qt
5 18 (2.79%) OpenCL
6 15 (2.32%) NumPy
7 14 (2.17%) ASP.NET
7 14 (2.17%) HTML
8 11 (1.70%) Itk
8 11 (1.70%) VTK
8 11 (1.70%) Web Services
9 10 (1.55%) CSS
9 10 (1.55%) Pandas
9 10 (1.55%) Spring
10 9 (1.39%) CSS3
10 9 (1.39%) Django
10 9 (1.39%) Middleware
10 9 (1.39%) scikit-learn
11 8 (1.24%) Celery
Miscellaneous
1 215 (33.28%) Algorithms
2 195 (30.19%) Computer Science
3 184 (28.48%) Mathematics
4 137 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
5 119 (18.42%) Physics
6 90 (13.93%) Statistics
7 61 (9.44%) Visualisation
8 56 (8.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 41 (6.35%) Verilog
10 36 (5.57%) VHDL
11 26 (4.02%) Embedded Systems
12 24 (3.72%) Neural Network
13 21 (3.25%) ASIC
13 21 (3.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 19 (2.94%) Artificial Intelligence
14 19 (2.94%) Biology
15 15 (2.32%) CUDA
15 15 (2.32%) Economics
16 14 (2.17%) Hedge funds
17 11 (1.70%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 103 (15.94%) Linux
2 29 (4.49%) Windows
3 22 (3.41%) Unix
4 14 (2.17%) Android
5 9 (1.39%) Mac OS
6 6 (0.93%) VxWorks
7 4 (0.62%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (37.46%) Machine Learning
2 195 (30.19%) Software Engineering
3 168 (26.01%) Analytics
4 117 (18.11%) Agile Software Development
5 94 (14.55%) Signal Processing
6 91 (14.09%) Computer Vision
7 78 (12.07%) Image Processing
8 65 (10.06%) Data Analysis
9 63 (9.75%) Data Analytics
10 55 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
11 49 (7.59%) Statistical Analysis
12 43 (6.66%) Video Processing
13 38 (5.88%) OO
14 37 (5.73%) TDD
15 35 (5.42%) Validation
16 30 (4.64%) SDLC
17 29 (4.49%) Data Visualisation
17 29 (4.49%) Scrum
17 29 (4.49%) Statistical Modelling
18 27 (4.18%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 378 (58.51%) Python
2 337 (52.17%) C++
3 295 (45.67%) R
4 200 (30.96%) C
4 200 (30.96%) Java
5 187 (28.95%) SQL
6 111 (17.18%) C#
7 57 (8.82%) Scala
8 40 (6.19%) Perl
9 33 (5.11%) JavaScript
10 29 (4.49%) VBA
11 24 (3.72%) Ruby
12 16 (2.48%) Tcl
13 14 (2.17%) Assembly Language
14 13 (2.01%) Bash Shell
14 13 (2.01%) Embedded C
15 9 (1.39%) VB
16 8 (1.24%) Haskell
16 8 (1.24%) PowerShell
17 7 (1.08%) F#
Qualifications
1 271 (41.95%) Degree
2 171 (26.47%) PhD
3 19 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.93%) BC Cleared
5 5 (0.77%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.62%) Postgraduate
6 4 (0.62%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.46%) ISEB
8 2 (0.31%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.15%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.02%) QA
2 21 (3.25%) ISO 9001
3 20 (3.10%) DICOM
3 20 (3.10%) ISO13485
4 14 (2.17%) MISRA
5 13 (2.01%) MISRA C
6 11 (1.70%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.93%) DO-178B
7 6 (0.93%) Dodd-Frank
7 6 (0.93%) MiFID
8 4 (0.62%) IEC 61508
9 3 (0.46%) EMIR
9 3 (0.46%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.31%) ISO26262
11 1 (0.15%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.15%) Def Stans
System Software
1 29 (4.49%) Firmware
2 11 (1.70%) HDFS
3 7 (1.08%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.46%) Docker
4 3 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (1.08%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (0.46%) Ambari
2 3 (0.46%) Oozie
3 2 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.31%) Puppet
4 1 (0.15%) Ansible
Vendors
1 34 (5.26%) Tableau
2 25 (3.87%) Microsoft
3 20 (3.10%) Oracle
4 19 (2.94%) Xilinx
5 17 (2.63%) Cloudera
5 17 (2.63%) SAP
6 14 (2.17%) Hortonworks
7 12 (1.86%) MicroStrategy
7 12 (1.86%) Splunk
7 12 (1.86%) Synopsys
8 10 (1.55%) Altera
8 10 (1.55%) Google
9 8 (1.24%) Apple
10 7 (1.08%) ANSYS
10 7 (1.08%) IBM
11 6 (0.93%) Bloomberg
11 6 (0.93%) PTC
12 5 (0.77%) Atlassian
12 5 (0.77%) Atmel
12 5 (0.77%) Coverity
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 54 minutes ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + top benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum +benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £69000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Linking Humans Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £100000 - £200000 per annum, Benefits 50% - 100% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Intelletec
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago