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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 584 665 600
Rank change year-on-year
+81 -65
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 374 319 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.29% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.72% 0.56% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 341 253 388
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,450 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%

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
51712 57110 62897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.82% 51.49% 52.22%
Number of salaries quoted 44802 48660 53726
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +88 361 £50,000 +9.89% 49
London +27 148 £65,000 +8.33% 14
South East +55 68 £45,000 - 7
East Midlands +29 44 £40,000 - 2
Oxfordshire +15 42 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Oxford +37 41 £47,500 +46.15% 1
South West +41 38 £70,000 +107.40% 3
Leicestershire +26 29 £40,000 -
Devon +19 24 £70,000 +141.37% 1
North West +39 22 £40,000 -63.63% 1
Manchester +32 22 £40,000 -63.63% 1
Loughborough +2 22 £40,000 -
Exeter - 22 £70,000 - 1
East of England +22 17 £36,000 -15.29% 15
City of London +24 16 £68,750 +49.45% 5
West Midlands -12 16 £45,000 +4.65% 2
Hertfordshire +26 12 £36,000 -12.72% 3
Derby -2 10 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Derbyshire -3 10 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Borehamwood +22 9 £36,000 +30.90% 1
Hampshire +14 9 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Surrey +25 7 £35,500 -25.26% 4
Berkshire +1 7 £35,000 -26.31%
Yorkshire +29 6 £37,500 +25.00% 5
West Yorkshire +28 6 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Leeds +25 6 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Wiltshire +21 6 £50,000 +28.20%
Edinburgh +10 6 £150,500 +276.25% 3
Scotland +4 6 £150,500 +354.13% 3
Romsey - 5 £35,000 -

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 450 (59.06%) Python
2 413 (54.20%) C++
3 375 (49.21%) R
4 307 (40.29%) Java
5 291 (38.19%) Degree
6 259 (33.99%) Analytics
7 257 (33.73%) Machine Learning
8 237 (31.10%) Algorithms
9 225 (29.53%) SQL
9 225 (29.53%) PhD
10 223 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
11 211 (27.69%) Computer Science
12 210 (27.56%) Mathematics
13 204 (26.77%) Finance
14 194 (25.46%) Big Data
15 188 (24.67%) Hadoop
16 186 (24.41%) C
17 166 (21.78%) Software Engineering
18 145 (19.03%) C#
19 144 (18.90%) Statistics
20 129 (16.93%) SAS
20 129 (16.93%) Apache Spark
21 127 (16.67%) Data Mining
22 123 (16.14%) Agile Software Development
23 119 (15.62%) Visualisation
24 116 (15.22%) Signal Processing
25 107 (14.04%) Data Analysis
26 95 (12.47%) Linux
26 95 (12.47%) Apache Hive
27 94 (12.34%) Image Processing

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
1 129 (16.93%) Apache Spark
1 129 (16.93%) SAS
2 52 (6.82%) Apache Pig
3 12 (1.57%) Apache
4 6 (0.79%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.52%) Confluence
6 1 (0.13%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.13%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.13%) IPython
Applications
1 62 (8.14%) SPSS
2 53 (6.96%) Simulink
3 32 (4.20%) MS Excel
4 28 (3.67%) S-PLUS
5 25 (3.28%) Mathematica
6 20 (2.62%) TargetLink
7 18 (2.36%) MS Office
8 15 (1.97%) Mathcad
9 14 (1.84%) GNU Octave
10 11 (1.44%) Weka
11 9 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
12 7 (0.92%) Stata
13 6 (0.79%) Maple
13 6 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
14 3 (0.39%) EViews
15 1 (0.13%) OrCAD
15 1 (0.13%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 4 (0.52%) LabWindows
2 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (1.05%) Amazon S3
4 8 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.39%) PaaS
6 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.10%) Profibus
2 15 (1.97%) Broadband
3 12 (1.57%) LTE
4 11 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (1.18%) 4G
5 9 (1.18%) RS-232
6 8 (1.05%) 3G
6 8 (1.05%) HSPA
7 7 (0.92%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.92%) Wireless
8 6 (0.79%) Network Security
8 6 (0.79%) WebEx
9 4 (0.52%) Internet
9 4 (0.52%) RS-485
10 3 (0.39%) Bluetooth
10 3 (0.39%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.39%) FlexRay
11 2 (0.26%) HTTP
11 2 (0.26%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.26%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (25.46%) Big Data
2 188 (24.67%) Hadoop
3 127 (16.67%) Data Mining
4 95 (12.47%) Apache Hive
5 61 (8.01%) NoSQL
6 51 (6.69%) SQL Server
7 38 (4.99%) MongoDB
8 34 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
9 31 (4.07%) Relational Database
10 30 (3.94%) Apache Cassandra
11 28 (3.67%) MySQL
12 25 (3.28%) HBase
13 18 (2.36%) QlikView
14 17 (2.23%) Impala
15 16 (2.10%) KNIME
16 12 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 10 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 10 (1.31%) Text Mining
18 9 (1.18%) Flink
19 8 (1.05%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 28 (3.67%) Visual Studio
2 26 (3.41%) LabVIEW
3 14 (1.84%) JIRA
4 12 (1.57%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.05%) Rational DOORS
6 6 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 6 (0.79%) Subversion
7 5 (0.66%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.66%) JUnit
8 4 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (0.52%) Rational Rhapsody
8 4 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.26%) ERwin
9 2 (0.26%) MagicDraw
9 2 (0.26%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.26%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.13%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.13%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.13%) NUnit
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 204 (26.77%) Finance
2 58 (7.61%) Electronics
3 57 (7.48%) Telecoms
4 51 (6.69%) Banking
5 36 (4.72%) Marketing
6 35 (4.59%) Automotive
7 24 (3.15%) Front Office
8 22 (2.89%) Games
8 22 (2.89%) Manufacturing
9 16 (2.10%) Investment Banking
10 15 (1.97%) Pharmaceutical
11 11 (1.44%) Financial Institution
12 10 (1.31%) Military
13 8 (1.05%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.92%) Avionics
15 6 (0.79%) Advertising
15 6 (0.79%) Retail
16 3 (0.39%) Law
17 2 (0.26%) Legal
18 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 162 (21.26%) Data Scientist
1 162 (21.26%) Developer
2 110 (14.44%) Software Engineer
3 90 (11.81%) Analyst
4 50 (6.56%) C++ Software Engineer
5 45 (5.91%) C++ Developer
6 42 (5.51%) C Software Engineer
6 42 (5.51%) Senior Data Scientist
7 41 (5.38%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 41 (5.38%) Qualitative Analyst
7 41 (5.38%) Quantitative Analyst
8 37 (4.86%) Graduate
9 33 (4.33%) Data Analyst
10 32 (4.20%) Embedded Engineer
10 32 (4.20%) Quantitative Developer
11 31 (4.07%) Senior Developer
12 29 (3.81%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 27 (3.54%) Software Developer
14 23 (3.02%) Architect
14 23 (3.02%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (9.32%) .NET
2 33 (4.33%) HTML
3 29 (3.81%) Natural Language Processing
4 25 (3.28%) OpenCV
5 24 (3.15%) NumPy
6 21 (2.76%) OpenCL
7 20 (2.62%) HTML5
8 17 (2.23%) Spring
8 17 (2.23%) WPF
9 16 (2.10%) Middleware
10 15 (1.97%) XML
11 14 (1.84%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 14 (1.84%) CSS
12 13 (1.71%) D3.js
12 13 (1.71%) Qt
13 12 (1.57%) JDBC
13 12 (1.57%) SparkR
13 12 (1.57%) STL
14 11 (1.44%) SciPy
15 10 (1.31%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 237 (31.10%) Algorithms
2 223 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
3 211 (27.69%) Computer Science
4 210 (27.56%) Mathematics
5 144 (18.90%) Statistics
6 119 (15.62%) Visualisation
7 75 (9.84%) Physics
8 55 (7.22%) Hedge funds
9 53 (6.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 49 (6.43%) Equities
11 34 (4.46%) ASIC
11 34 (4.46%) VHDL
12 31 (4.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 30 (3.94%) Verilog
14 29 (3.81%) Artificial Intelligence
15 28 (3.67%) Fixed Income
16 25 (3.28%) Neural Network
17 24 (3.15%) Embedded Systems
18 22 (2.89%) Market Risk
19 21 (2.76%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 95 (12.47%) Linux
2 37 (4.86%) Windows
3 28 (3.67%) Android
4 12 (1.57%) Unix
5 7 (0.92%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (0.66%) Mac OS
7 5 (0.66%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (33.99%) Analytics
2 257 (33.73%) Machine Learning
3 166 (21.78%) Software Engineering
4 123 (16.14%) Agile Software Development
5 116 (15.22%) Signal Processing
6 107 (14.04%) Data Analysis
7 94 (12.34%) Image Processing
8 78 (10.24%) Data Analytics
9 61 (8.01%) Statistical Analysis
10 55 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
11 54 (7.09%) Predictive Modelling
12 53 (6.96%) Data Visualisation
12 53 (6.96%) Statistical Modelling
13 51 (6.69%) OO
14 46 (6.04%) MapReduce
15 42 (5.51%) Scrum
16 39 (5.12%) TDD
17 38 (4.99%) SDLC
18 36 (4.72%) Digital Signal Processing
18 36 (4.72%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 450 (59.06%) Python
2 413 (54.20%) C++
3 375 (49.21%) R
4 307 (40.29%) Java
5 225 (29.53%) SQL
6 186 (24.41%) C
7 145 (19.03%) C#
8 90 (11.81%) Scala
9 51 (6.69%) Perl
10 50 (6.56%) Ruby
11 46 (6.04%) VBA
12 35 (4.59%) JavaScript
13 27 (3.54%) Embedded C
14 21 (2.76%) Tcl
15 20 (2.62%) Assembly Language
16 17 (2.23%) Bash Shell
16 17 (2.23%) Embedded C++
17 11 (1.44%) VB
18 10 (1.31%) Objective-C
19 9 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 291 (38.19%) Degree
2 225 (29.53%) PhD
3 27 (3.54%) Security Cleared
4 12 (1.57%) Postgraduate
4 12 (1.57%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.39%) HND
6 2 (0.26%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.26%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.26%) ISEB
7 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.54%) MISRA
2 23 (3.02%) MISRA C
3 17 (2.23%) ISO13485
4 16 (2.10%) QA
5 14 (1.84%) DICOM
6 13 (1.71%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.92%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.66%) Def Stans
9 3 (0.39%) DO-178B
9 3 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
9 3 (0.39%) MiFID
10 2 (0.26%) ISO26262
10 2 (0.26%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.13%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 51 (6.69%) Firmware
2 20 (2.62%) Apache Flume
3 16 (2.10%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.39%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 48 (6.30%) Microsoft
2 35 (4.59%) Oracle
3 34 (4.46%) Tableau
4 19 (2.49%) Cloudera
4 19 (2.49%) RapidMiner
5 14 (1.84%) EMC
6 13 (1.71%) Google
6 13 (1.71%) Hortonworks
6 13 (1.71%) MapR
6 13 (1.71%) Xilinx
7 11 (1.44%) Altera
8 10 (1.31%) Apple
8 10 (1.31%) Synopsys
9 7 (0.92%) Bloomberg
9 7 (0.92%) MicroStrategy
9 7 (0.92%) Sybase
10 6 (0.79%) Actian
11 5 (0.66%) Agilent
12 4 (0.52%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.52%) Teradata
South West
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £34,000 to £38,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £150000 - £151000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £48k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 100k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 24 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Sensient
Posted: 14 days ago
Woking, Surrey
McLaren Racing
Salary: Competitive Salary - depending on experience + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + flexi time, pension
Posted: 6 days ago