The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 557 553 543
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 381 410 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.34% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.67% 0.65% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 297 373 310
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
56595 63031 58966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.24% 52.56% 53.45%
Number of salaries quoted 48113 53408 50742
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MATLAB within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 May 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +3 365 £45,000 - 51
London -33 154 £58,750 -2.08% 23
South East -10 77 £40,000 - 8
East of England +11 42 £27,000 -22.85% 4
City of London +22 39 £65,000 -7.14% 7
Oxfordshire +17 38 £37,500 -6.25% 2
West Midlands -7 34 £52,500 +23.52% 9
Cambridgeshire +25 33 £27,000 -40.00% 4
East Midlands +34 28 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Warwickshire -2 22 £53,750 +26.47% 1
Derbyshire +29 20 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Derby +26 19 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Cambridge +14 18 £27,000 -38.28% 4
West Yorkshire +35 16 £35,000 +66.66%
Yorkshire +28 16 £35,000 +66.66%
Leeds - 16 £35,000 -
Berkshire +5 14 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Oxford +7 12 £36,250 -9.37%
South West -11 10 £39,000 +0.64% 1
Peterborough - 10 £27,500 -
Bracknell +12 8 £42,500 -
Surrey -3 8 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Chinnor - 8 - -
Essex +9 7 £22,050 -42.78%
Hampshire -9 7 £40,000 -15.78%
Staffordshire - 7 £50,000 - 2
Scotland +22 6 £31,500 -28.40% 2
Devon -5 6 £39,000 +30.00%
Southampton -17 5 £62,500 +31.57%
Abingdon - 5 £32,500 - 1

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 326 (45.72%) Degree
2 323 (45.30%) R
3 299 (41.94%) SQL
4 298 (41.80%) C++
5 279 (39.13%) Python
6 266 (37.31%) Analytics
7 208 (29.17%) Mathematics
8 189 (26.51%) Software Engineering
8 189 (26.51%) Analytical Skills
9 174 (24.40%) Computer Science
10 172 (24.12%) Java
11 168 (23.56%) C
12 157 (22.02%) Algorithms
13 150 (21.04%) Finance
14 149 (20.90%) SAS
15 148 (20.76%) Statistics
16 137 (19.21%) Big Data
17 127 (17.81%) SPSS
18 109 (15.29%) Hadoop
19 108 (15.15%) C#
20 103 (14.45%) Visualisation
21 100 (14.03%) PhD
22 93 (13.04%) Simulink
23 92 (12.90%) Electronics
24 87 (12.20%) Data Analysis
25 85 (11.92%) Agile Software Development
26 83 (11.64%) SQL Server
27 81 (11.36%) Linux
28 78 (10.94%) Data Modelling
29 73 (10.24%) UML

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 149 (20.90%) SAS
2 42 (5.89%) Apache Pig
3 24 (3.37%) Apache Spark
4 9 (1.26%) Tomcat
5 7 (0.98%) Apache
6 6 (0.84%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.56%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.14%) TWiki
9 1 (0.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 127 (17.81%) SPSS
2 93 (13.04%) Simulink
3 44 (6.17%) MS Excel
4 33 (4.63%) TargetLink
5 24 (3.37%) Mathematica
6 19 (2.66%) MS PowerPoint
7 17 (2.38%) Stata
8 13 (1.82%) MS Office
9 10 (1.40%) GNU Octave
10 7 (0.98%) Stateflow
10 7 (0.98%) CPLEX
11 6 (0.84%) Gephi
11 6 (0.84%) EViews
12 5 (0.70%) Final Cut Pro
12 5 (0.70%) S-PLUS
12 5 (0.70%) MS Project
13 3 (0.42%) MS Visio
13 3 (0.42%) Abaqus
13 3 (0.42%) Weka
14 1 (0.14%) Maple
Business Applications
1 5 (0.70%) LabWindows
2 2 (0.28%) RMDS
2 2 (0.28%) Unica
2 2 (0.28%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.14%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 1 (0.14%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.12%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.42%) SaaS
4 3 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.23%) Profibus
2 11 (1.54%) Broadband
3 10 (1.40%) Wireless
4 7 (0.98%) 3G
5 6 (0.84%) LTE
5 6 (0.84%) Modbus
6 4 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.56%) Software-Defined Radio
6 4 (0.56%) FTP
7 3 (0.42%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.42%) Internet
7 3 (0.42%) Bluetooth
7 3 (0.42%) 3GPP
7 3 (0.42%) 4G
8 2 (0.28%) WLAN
8 2 (0.28%) GSM
9 1 (0.14%) LAN
9 1 (0.14%) LDAP
9 1 (0.14%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.14%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (19.21%) Big Data
2 109 (15.29%) Hadoop
3 83 (11.64%) SQL Server
4 63 (8.84%) Data Mining
5 62 (8.70%) NoSQL
6 48 (6.73%) Apache Hive
7 39 (5.47%) MongoDB
8 34 (4.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 32 (4.49%) Relational Database
10 30 (4.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 29 (4.07%) Oracle BI EE
12 24 (3.37%) CouchDB
13 23 (3.23%) MySQL
14 21 (2.95%) HBase
15 19 (2.66%) Apache Cassandra
15 19 (2.66%) QlikView
16 17 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (1.96%) RDBMS
18 13 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
18 13 (1.82%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 35 (4.91%) Subversion
2 34 (4.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (4.21%) Git (software)
4 22 (3.09%) Visual Studio
4 22 (3.09%) LabVIEW
5 20 (2.81%) NUnit
6 10 (1.40%) Maven
7 9 (1.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 7 (0.98%) Jenkins
8 7 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (0.70%) Rational DOORS
10 4 (0.56%) Mercurial
10 4 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
10 4 (0.56%) CANoe
11 3 (0.42%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.28%) Moq
12 2 (0.28%) CruiseControl
12 2 (0.28%) MSBuild
13 1 (0.14%) Yeoman
General
1 150 (21.04%) Finance
2 92 (12.90%) Electronics
3 56 (7.85%) Marketing
4 46 (6.45%) Retail
5 45 (6.31%) Automotive
6 44 (6.17%) Manufacturing
7 26 (3.65%) Games
8 25 (3.51%) Telecoms
9 22 (3.09%) Banking
10 15 (2.10%) Military
11 14 (1.96%) Aerospace
12 9 (1.26%) Avionics
13 8 (1.12%) Front Office
13 8 (1.12%) Advertising
13 8 (1.12%) Law
14 6 (0.84%) Back Office
15 5 (0.70%) Legal
16 4 (0.56%) Multimedia
16 4 (0.56%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.56%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 151 (21.18%) Software Engineer
2 141 (19.78%) Developer
3 139 (19.50%) Analyst
3 139 (19.50%) Data Scientist
4 63 (8.84%) Data Analyst
5 51 (7.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 40 (5.61%) Software Developer
7 35 (4.91%) Systems Engineer
8 33 (4.63%) C# Developer
9 32 (4.49%) Graduate
10 31 (4.35%) C++ Developer
10 31 (4.35%) Research Engineer
11 28 (3.93%) .NET Developer
11 28 (3.93%) Junior
12 27 (3.79%) Senior Developer
13 26 (3.65%) Java Developer
13 26 (3.65%) C# .NET Developer
14 25 (3.51%) Senior Software Engineer
15 23 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
16 17 (2.38%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (10.24%) .NET
2 35 (4.91%) ASP.NET
3 33 (4.63%) XML
4 32 (4.49%) jQuery
5 24 (3.37%) CSS
6 20 (2.81%) LINQ
7 18 (2.52%) HTML
7 18 (2.52%) AngularJS
8 17 (2.38%) NumPy
9 13 (1.82%) scikit-learn
9 13 (1.82%) Web Services
9 13 (1.82%) Middleware
10 12 (1.68%) Spring
11 11 (1.54%) OpenGL
11 11 (1.54%) WinForms
12 10 (1.40%) J2EE
13 9 (1.26%) Qt
13 9 (1.26%) OpenCL
14 8 (1.12%) HTML5
15 7 (0.98%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 208 (29.17%) Mathematics
2 189 (26.51%) Analytical Skills
3 174 (24.40%) Computer Science
4 157 (22.02%) Algorithms
5 148 (20.76%) Statistics
6 103 (14.45%) Visualisation
7 61 (8.56%) Physics
8 30 (4.21%) Chemistry
9 29 (4.07%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 29 (4.07%) Neural Network
10 24 (3.37%) CAN bus
11 23 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
11 23 (3.23%) Equities
12 22 (3.09%) VHDL
12 22 (3.09%) Telematics
13 21 (2.95%) Fixed Income
13 21 (2.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 18 (2.52%) Economics
15 17 (2.38%) Artificial Intelligence
16 16 (2.24%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 81 (11.36%) Linux
2 68 (9.54%) Windows
3 29 (4.07%) UNIX
4 24 (3.37%) Windows 7
5 14 (1.96%) Android
6 12 (1.68%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.42%) Nucleus RTOS
8 2 (0.28%) CentOS
8 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.28%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (37.31%) Analytics
2 189 (26.51%) Software Engineering
3 87 (12.20%) Data Analysis
4 85 (11.92%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (10.94%) Data Modelling
6 73 (10.24%) UML
7 71 (9.96%) Statistical Analysis
8 67 (9.40%) OO
8 67 (9.40%) Machine Learning
9 63 (8.84%) Business Intelligence
10 56 (7.85%) Signal Processing
11 55 (7.71%) Predictive Modelling
12 54 (7.57%) Image Processing
13 46 (6.45%) E-Commerce
14 42 (5.89%) Statistical Modelling
15 39 (5.47%) Unit Testing
15 39 (5.47%) OOD
15 39 (5.47%) Bayesian Methods
16 38 (5.33%) Data Analytics
17 37 (5.19%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 323 (45.30%) R
2 299 (41.94%) SQL
3 298 (41.80%) C++
4 279 (39.13%) Python
5 172 (24.12%) Java
6 168 (23.56%) C
7 108 (15.15%) C#
8 67 (9.40%) Ruby
9 52 (7.29%) VBA
10 38 (5.33%) Perl
11 30 (4.21%) JavaScript
11 30 (4.21%) Embedded C
12 26 (3.65%) Embedded C++
13 23 (3.23%) Scala
14 22 (3.09%) VB
15 21 (2.95%) Assembly Language
16 16 (2.24%) Clojure
17 9 (1.26%) Bash Shell
18 7 (0.98%) PL/SQL
18 7 (0.98%) VB6
Qualifications
1 326 (45.72%) Degree
2 100 (14.03%) PhD
3 23 (3.23%) Security Cleared
4 16 (2.24%) SC Cleared
5 14 (1.96%) Postgraduate
6 8 (1.12%) Chartered Engineer
7 7 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.70%) MCAD
8 5 (0.70%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.56%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.28%) HND
10 2 (0.28%) MCP
10 2 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.35%) QA
2 6 (0.84%) Solvency II
3 5 (0.70%) DO-178B
4 3 (0.42%) IEC 61508
4 3 (0.42%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.28%) DO-254
5 2 (0.28%) DO-160
6 1 (0.14%) EMIR
6 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.14%) Basel II
6 1 (0.14%) TickIT
System Software
1 51 (7.15%) Firmware
2 21 (2.95%) HDFS
3 5 (0.70%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.28%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 9 (1.26%) OPNET
2 1 (0.14%) Dollar Universe
2 1 (0.14%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.14%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 64 (8.98%) Oracle
2 59 (8.27%) Microsoft
3 49 (6.87%) Tableau
4 20 (2.81%) Alterian
5 19 (2.66%) IBM
6 18 (2.52%) Google
7 12 (1.68%) Omniture
8 10 (1.40%) MicroStrategy
9 8 (1.12%) Xilinx
10 7 (0.98%) Informatica
10 7 (0.98%) Bloomberg
11 6 (0.84%) Altera
11 6 (0.84%) Alteryx
12 5 (0.70%) RapidMiner
12 5 (0.70%) MathWorks
12 5 (0.70%) Apple
12 5 (0.70%) i2
12 5 (0.70%) Symbian
13 4 (0.56%) Cognos
13 4 (0.56%) Business Objects
London
Harnham
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Competitive Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Shares + Benefits!
Posted: 7 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £130000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £125000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Rewards + No
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum +benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £140000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £45000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits extensive - see ad
Posted: 5 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 to £57,500
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Samsung
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Nottingham, East Midlands
Posted: 5 days ago