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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 554 533 560
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +27
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 355 422 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.36% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.65% 0.68% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 275 380 292
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £67,000
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
54977 61879 57818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.46% 52.70% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 46773 52797 49726
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 £68,000 £63,125 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 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 22 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 -27 334 £45,000 - 78
London -15 156 £60,000 - 34
South East -17 73 £42,000 +5.00% 12
City of London +17 43 £67,500 -3.57% 6
Oxfordshire +26 33 £40,000 -
East of England +2 33 £27,500 -26.66% 12
East Midlands +29 27 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Cambridgeshire +13 27 £27,500 -31.25% 7
West Midlands -14 23 £52,500 +23.52% 11
Derbyshire +24 17 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Derby +19 16 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Berkshire +11 14 £45,000 +9.09% 1
Cambridge +15 13 £27,000 -32.50% 4
Warwickshire -9 13 £57,500 +35.29%
Surrey +5 12 £47,500 +18.75% 7
South West -13 12 £29,000 -22.66% 1
Peterborough - 11 £27,500 -
Oxford +5 9 £37,500 -6.25%
Chinnor - 8 - -
Bracknell +19 7 £42,500 +3.03%
Devon -3 7 £29,000 -3.33%
Staffordshire - 7 £50,000 - 4
Scotland +23 6 £31,500 -28.40% 2
Woking +14 6 £47,500 +25.00%
West Yorkshire +24 5 £30,000 +42.85%
Yorkshire +12 5 £30,000 +42.85%
Reading -7 5 £45,000 +16.88% 1
Hampshire -13 5 £40,000 -15.78%
Nottinghamshire - 5 £40,000 -
Plymouth - 5 £29,000 -

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 315 (45.92%) R
2 307 (44.75%) Degree
3 294 (42.86%) SQL
4 288 (41.98%) C++
5 285 (41.55%) Python
6 254 (37.03%) Analytics
7 213 (31.05%) Mathematics
8 194 (28.28%) Analytical Skills
9 177 (25.80%) Software Engineering
10 173 (25.22%) Computer Science
11 167 (24.34%) C
12 164 (23.91%) Java
13 155 (22.59%) Statistics
14 142 (20.70%) SAS
15 141 (20.55%) Finance
16 138 (20.12%) Algorithms
17 132 (19.24%) Big Data
18 118 (17.20%) SPSS
19 110 (16.03%) Hadoop
20 104 (15.16%) Visualisation
21 102 (14.87%) PhD
22 97 (14.14%) C#
23 91 (13.27%) Simulink
24 84 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
24 84 (12.24%) Data Analysis
25 83 (12.10%) SQL Server
26 81 (11.81%) Linux
26 81 (11.81%) Electronics
27 73 (10.64%) Data Modelling
28 69 (10.06%) UML

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 142 (20.70%) SAS
2 40 (5.83%) Apache Pig
3 27 (3.94%) Apache Spark
4 8 (1.17%) Tomcat
4 8 (1.17%) Apache
5 4 (0.58%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.44%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.15%) Node.js
Applications
1 118 (17.20%) SPSS
2 91 (13.27%) Simulink
3 46 (6.71%) MS Excel
4 33 (4.81%) TargetLink
5 27 (3.94%) Mathematica
6 22 (3.21%) MS PowerPoint
7 15 (2.19%) Stata
8 14 (2.04%) MS Office
9 9 (1.31%) GNU Octave
10 6 (0.87%) Stateflow
11 5 (0.73%) Gephi
11 5 (0.73%) Final Cut Pro
11 5 (0.73%) CPLEX
11 5 (0.73%) MS Project
12 4 (0.58%) Weka
13 3 (0.44%) EViews
13 3 (0.44%) Abaqus
13 3 (0.44%) MS Visio
14 2 (0.29%) S-PLUS
15 1 (0.15%) Maple
Business Applications
1 4 (0.58%) RMDS
2 3 (0.44%) LabWindows
3 2 (0.29%) Kondor+
3 2 (0.29%) Unica
4 1 (0.15%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 1 (0.15%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.17%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.58%) SaaS
4 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.35%) Profibus
2 13 (1.90%) Broadband
3 10 (1.46%) Wireless
4 9 (1.31%) 3G
5 7 (1.02%) Modbus
5 7 (1.02%) LTE
6 4 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.58%) WLAN
6 4 (0.58%) GSM
6 4 (0.58%) FTP
7 3 (0.44%) Software-Defined Radio
7 3 (0.44%) 4G
7 3 (0.44%) WiMAX
7 3 (0.44%) Internet
7 3 (0.44%) DVB
7 3 (0.44%) Bluetooth
7 3 (0.44%) LAN
7 3 (0.44%) 3GPP
7 3 (0.44%) UMTS
7 3 (0.44%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (19.24%) Big Data
2 110 (16.03%) Hadoop
3 83 (12.10%) SQL Server
4 65 (9.48%) NoSQL
5 59 (8.60%) Data Mining
6 48 (7.00%) Apache Hive
7 37 (5.39%) MongoDB
8 32 (4.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 31 (4.52%) Relational Database
10 30 (4.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 29 (4.23%) Oracle BI EE
12 24 (3.50%) MySQL
12 24 (3.50%) CouchDB
13 23 (3.35%) HBase
14 18 (2.62%) QlikView
14 18 (2.62%) Apache Cassandra
15 15 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
15 15 (2.19%) RDBMS
16 14 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
17 11 (1.60%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 32 (4.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (4.52%) Subversion
3 27 (3.94%) Git (software)
4 18 (2.62%) NUnit
5 17 (2.48%) Visual Studio
6 11 (1.60%) LabVIEW
7 9 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 8 (1.17%) Maven
9 7 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (0.73%) Rational DOORS
10 5 (0.73%) Talend Open Studio
11 4 (0.58%) Jenkins
11 4 (0.58%) CANoe
12 3 (0.44%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.29%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
14 1 (0.15%) Yeoman
14 1 (0.15%) Hudson
14 1 (0.15%) JIRA
14 1 (0.15%) ClearCase
General
1 141 (20.55%) Finance
2 81 (11.81%) Electronics
3 51 (7.43%) Marketing
4 49 (7.14%) Retail
5 44 (6.41%) Automotive
6 35 (5.10%) Manufacturing
7 30 (4.37%) Telecoms
8 27 (3.94%) Games
9 25 (3.64%) Banking
10 12 (1.75%) Aerospace
10 12 (1.75%) Avionics
11 11 (1.60%) Law
12 10 (1.46%) Advertising
13 8 (1.17%) Front Office
13 8 (1.17%) Investment Banking
14 6 (0.87%) Back Office
15 5 (0.73%) Legal
16 4 (0.58%) Military
16 4 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
16 4 (0.58%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 143 (20.85%) Software Engineer
2 134 (19.53%) Developer
2 134 (19.53%) Analyst
3 128 (18.66%) Data Scientist
4 63 (9.18%) Data Analyst
5 48 (7.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 38 (5.54%) Software Developer
7 32 (4.66%) Graduate
7 32 (4.66%) Research Engineer
8 30 (4.37%) Systems Engineer
8 30 (4.37%) C# Developer
9 29 (4.23%) C++ Developer
9 29 (4.23%) Junior
10 27 (3.94%) Java Developer
10 27 (3.94%) Senior Developer
11 25 (3.64%) .NET Developer
12 24 (3.50%) C# .NET Developer
13 23 (3.35%) Senior Analyst
13 23 (3.35%) Senior Software Engineer
14 17 (2.48%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (9.91%) .NET
2 32 (4.66%) ASP.NET
2 32 (4.66%) XML
3 29 (4.23%) jQuery
4 22 (3.21%) CSS
5 20 (2.92%) NumPy
6 18 (2.62%) LINQ
6 18 (2.62%) AngularJS
7 16 (2.33%) Middleware
8 15 (2.19%) HTML
9 12 (1.75%) Web Services
10 11 (1.60%) scikit-learn
10 11 (1.60%) OpenGL
10 11 (1.60%) WinForms
11 10 (1.46%) Spring
12 9 (1.31%) OpenCL
12 9 (1.31%) Qt
12 9 (1.31%) J2EE
13 7 (1.02%) SciPy
13 7 (1.02%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 213 (31.05%) Mathematics
2 194 (28.28%) Analytical Skills
3 173 (25.22%) Computer Science
4 155 (22.59%) Statistics
5 138 (20.12%) Algorithms
6 104 (15.16%) Visualisation
7 57 (8.31%) Physics
8 28 (4.08%) Equities
8 28 (4.08%) Neural Network
9 26 (3.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 25 (3.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 24 (3.50%) CAN bus
12 22 (3.21%) Telematics
12 22 (3.21%) Embedded Systems
13 21 (3.06%) Fixed Income
14 16 (2.33%) VHDL
14 16 (2.33%) Economics
14 16 (2.33%) Derivative
15 14 (2.04%) Credit Risk
15 14 (2.04%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 81 (11.81%) Linux
2 69 (10.06%) Windows
3 30 (4.37%) UNIX
4 24 (3.50%) Windows 7
5 14 (2.04%) Android
6 12 (1.75%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.58%) CentOS
7 4 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.58%) Nucleus RTOS
8 2 (0.29%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (37.03%) Analytics
2 177 (25.80%) Software Engineering
3 84 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (12.24%) Data Analysis
4 73 (10.64%) Data Modelling
5 69 (10.06%) UML
6 64 (9.33%) Machine Learning
7 63 (9.18%) Business Intelligence
8 62 (9.04%) Statistical Analysis
9 60 (8.75%) OO
10 51 (7.43%) Image Processing
10 51 (7.43%) Signal Processing
11 50 (7.29%) E-Commerce
12 48 (7.00%) Predictive Modelling
13 45 (6.56%) Statistical Modelling
14 38 (5.54%) Bayesian Methods
15 37 (5.39%) Unit Testing
15 37 (5.39%) MapReduce
16 36 (5.25%) OOD
17 33 (4.81%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 315 (45.92%) R
2 294 (42.86%) SQL
3 288 (41.98%) C++
4 285 (41.55%) Python
5 167 (24.34%) C
6 164 (23.91%) Java
7 97 (14.14%) C#
8 67 (9.77%) Ruby
9 40 (5.83%) VBA
10 38 (5.54%) Perl
11 29 (4.23%) JavaScript
11 29 (4.23%) Embedded C
12 25 (3.64%) Embedded C++
13 22 (3.21%) Scala
14 21 (3.06%) Assembly Language
15 20 (2.92%) VB
16 14 (2.04%) Clojure
17 9 (1.31%) PL/SQL
18 7 (1.02%) Bash Shell
18 7 (1.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 307 (44.75%) Degree
2 102 (14.87%) PhD
3 16 (2.33%) Security Cleared
4 13 (1.90%) Postgraduate
5 9 (1.31%) SC Cleared
6 6 (0.87%) Chartered Engineer
7 5 (0.73%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.44%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.44%) MCAD
10 2 (0.29%) HND
11 1 (0.15%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.08%) QA
2 5 (0.73%) Solvency II
3 3 (0.44%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.44%) DO-178B
3 3 (0.44%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.29%) DO-254
4 2 (0.29%) DO-160
4 2 (0.29%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.15%) EMIR
5 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.15%) TickIT
5 1 (0.15%) Basel II
System Software
1 44 (6.41%) Firmware
2 20 (2.92%) HDFS
3 5 (0.73%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (1.60%) OPNET
2 3 (0.44%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (0.44%) Dollar Universe
3 1 (0.15%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.15%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 64 (9.33%) Oracle
2 57 (8.31%) Microsoft
3 48 (7.00%) Tableau
4 21 (3.06%) Alterian
5 18 (2.62%) Google
6 17 (2.48%) IBM
7 12 (1.75%) Omniture
8 11 (1.60%) Bloomberg
9 10 (1.46%) Informatica
9 10 (1.46%) MicroStrategy
10 7 (1.02%) Xilinx
10 7 (1.02%) Reuters
11 6 (0.87%) Sybase
11 6 (0.87%) Alteryx
12 5 (0.73%) Talend
12 5 (0.73%) Altera
12 5 (0.73%) MathWorks
12 5 (0.73%) i2
12 5 (0.73%) Apple
12 5 (0.73%) Symbian
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