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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 591 577 551
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -26
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 320 315 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.30% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.55% 0.56% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 264 259 331
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%

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
58102 56474 62168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.75% 52.93% 53.65%
Number of salaries quoted 48669 48759 54500
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014 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 19 September 2014. 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 -21 300 £45,000 -5.26% 51
London -24 147 £52,500 -4.54% 17
South East +10 71 £42,500 +16.43% 14
City of London -19 47 £60,000 +14.28% 5
East of England -26 40 £35,000 -17.64% 5
Cambridgeshire +12 36 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Cambridge +2 33 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Surrey +18 28 £43,250 -3.88% 5
Oxford +8 14 £35,750 -18.28% 4
Oxfordshire +6 14 £35,750 +30.00% 6
Hampshire 0 13 £30,000 -27.27% 1
Guildford +21 12 £43,250 -33.46%
South West -34 12 £45,000 +28.57% 8
West Midlands -47 12 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Middlesex 0 8 £50,000 +81.81% 1
Southampton +7 7 £30,000 - 1
Staffordshire -9 7 £50,000 +11.11% 1
East Midlands +4 6 £40,000 +9.58% 2
Scotland -9 6 £45,000 +3.44% 3
Yorkshire - 6 £46,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 6 £50,000 -
Leicestershire - 5 £40,000 -
Woking +6 4 £41,500 -
Berkshire +5 4 £24,250 -59.58%
Reading -2 4 £24,250 -59.58%
Somerset -11 4 £50,000 - 3
Coventry -18 4 £38,750 +19.23% 2
Edinburgh - 4 £45,000 - 2
Leicester - 4 £40,000 -
Wiltshire 0 3 £45,000 +50.00% 1

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 316 (41.36%) C++
2 282 (36.91%) Degree
3 276 (36.13%) Mathematics
4 261 (34.16%) Analytics
5 260 (34.03%) R
6 254 (33.25%) SQL
7 251 (32.85%) Java
8 241 (31.54%) Python
9 199 (26.05%) Finance
10 198 (25.92%) C#
11 188 (24.61%) Software Engineering
12 182 (23.82%) C
13 177 (23.17%) PhD
14 176 (23.04%) Analytical Skills
15 175 (22.91%) Physics
16 166 (21.73%) Computer Science
17 156 (20.42%) Big Data
18 145 (18.98%) Hadoop
19 127 (16.62%) .NET
20 126 (16.49%) Data Analysis
21 118 (15.45%) Statistics
21 118 (15.45%) SPSS
22 114 (14.92%) SAS
23 108 (14.14%) OO
24 107 (14.01%) Linux
25 101 (13.22%) Simulink
26 99 (12.96%) Data Mining
27 84 (10.99%) Project Management
28 81 (10.60%) Signal Processing
29 78 (10.21%) Windows

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 114 (14.92%) SAS
2 34 (4.45%) Apache Pig
3 23 (3.01%) Tomcat
4 21 (2.75%) SharePoint
5 12 (1.57%) SharePoint Server
5 12 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (0.65%) Drupal
7 4 (0.52%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.13%) Lync
8 1 (0.13%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.13%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 118 (15.45%) SPSS
2 101 (13.22%) Simulink
3 42 (5.50%) MS Excel
4 30 (3.93%) S-PLUS
5 29 (3.80%) CPLEX
6 24 (3.14%) Stata
7 19 (2.49%) Mathematica
8 10 (1.31%) MS Visio
9 9 (1.18%) MS Office
10 6 (0.79%) Stateflow
11 4 (0.52%) TargetLink
12 3 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
12 3 (0.39%) FastStats
13 1 (0.13%) Maple
13 1 (0.13%) NASTRAN
13 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.13%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 13 (1.70%) Markit EDM
2 9 (1.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (0.52%) Summit
4 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.83%) TCP/IP
2 12 (1.57%) Wireless
3 8 (1.05%) Internet
4 5 (0.65%) SNMP
4 5 (0.65%) Intranet
4 5 (0.65%) TETRA
4 5 (0.65%) ATM
5 4 (0.52%) DECT
5 4 (0.52%) GSM
5 4 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.39%) Firewall
6 3 (0.39%) Bluetooth
6 3 (0.39%) LTE
7 1 (0.13%) Profibus
7 1 (0.13%) Software-Defined Radio
7 1 (0.13%) IPv6
7 1 (0.13%) SMS
7 1 (0.13%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.13%) VLAN
7 1 (0.13%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (20.42%) Big Data
2 145 (18.98%) Hadoop
3 99 (12.96%) Data Mining
4 59 (7.72%) Relational Database
5 55 (7.20%) SQL Server
6 51 (6.68%) Mahout
7 28 (3.66%) QlikView
8 25 (3.27%) Apache Hive
9 22 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (2.62%) NoSQL
11 19 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (1.57%) MySQL
12 12 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (0.79%) Text Mining
13 6 (0.79%) MongoDB
14 5 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (0.65%) HBase
14 5 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
15 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 36 (4.71%) Rational DOORS
2 26 (3.40%) Git (software)
2 26 (3.40%) LabVIEW
3 24 (3.14%) Subversion
4 23 (3.01%) Visual Studio
5 21 (2.75%) Rational Rhapsody
6 19 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (2.49%) NUnit
7 17 (2.23%) Jenkins
8 13 (1.70%) Moq
9 12 (1.57%) CruiseControl
9 12 (1.57%) MSBuild
10 11 (1.44%) Eclipse
11 7 (0.92%) Ant
11 7 (0.92%) ClearCase
11 7 (0.92%) Bugzilla
11 7 (0.92%) Maven
12 6 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (0.65%) CMake
14 4 (0.52%) MSTest
General
1 199 (26.05%) Finance
2 64 (8.38%) Electronics
3 61 (7.98%) Retail
4 60 (7.85%) Marketing
5 43 (5.63%) Military
6 42 (5.50%) Aerospace
7 41 (5.37%) Automotive
8 38 (4.97%) Telecoms
9 36 (4.71%) Manufacturing
10 35 (4.58%) Financial Institution
11 33 (4.32%) Banking
12 31 (4.06%) Games
13 16 (2.09%) Front Office
13 16 (2.09%) Avionics
14 12 (1.57%) Investment Banking
15 8 (1.05%) Law
16 5 (0.65%) Legal
17 4 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.52%) Advertising
18 3 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 176 (23.04%) Developer
2 133 (17.41%) Data Scientist
3 127 (16.62%) Analyst
4 80 (10.47%) Software Engineer
5 58 (7.59%) Systems Engineer
6 57 (7.46%) Consultant
6 57 (7.46%) Graduate
7 48 (6.28%) Statistician
8 42 (5.50%) Research Engineer
9 33 (4.32%) Data Analyst
10 32 (4.19%) C# Developer
11 31 (4.06%) Software Developer
12 22 (2.88%) C++ Developer
12 22 (2.88%) Principal Engineer
13 19 (2.49%) Senior Developer
14 17 (2.23%) Quantitative Analyst
14 17 (2.23%) Computer Engineer
15 16 (2.09%) Research Scientist
16 15 (1.96%) C# .NET Developer
16 15 (1.96%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (16.62%) .NET
2 44 (5.76%) HTML
3 43 (5.63%) ASP.NET
4 38 (4.97%) WPF
4 38 (4.97%) Cascading
5 28 (3.66%) CSS
6 27 (3.53%) .NET Framework
6 27 (3.53%) HTML5
7 26 (3.40%) WCF
7 26 (3.40%) J2EE
8 21 (2.75%) CSS3
9 20 (2.62%) Natural Language Processing
10 19 (2.49%) LINQ
10 19 (2.49%) WinForms
11 18 (2.36%) XML
11 18 (2.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (2.36%) NumPy
12 17 (2.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 17 (2.23%) OpenCV
13 16 (2.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 276 (36.13%) Mathematics
2 176 (23.04%) Analytical Skills
3 175 (22.91%) Physics
4 166 (21.73%) Computer Science
5 118 (15.45%) Statistics
6 65 (8.51%) Visualisation
7 43 (5.63%) Neural Network
8 35 (4.58%) Economics
8 35 (4.58%) Credit Risk
9 33 (4.32%) VHDL
10 30 (3.93%) Equities
11 29 (3.80%) Applied Mathematics
11 29 (3.80%) Embedded Systems
12 28 (3.66%) Fixed Income
13 27 (3.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 26 (3.40%) Digital Media
15 19 (2.49%) Data Integration
15 19 (2.49%) Firmware
16 18 (2.36%) Chemistry
16 18 (2.36%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 107 (14.01%) Linux
2 78 (10.21%) Windows
3 53 (6.94%) UNIX
4 7 (0.92%) VxWorks
4 7 (0.92%) LynxOS
5 4 (0.52%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.26%) AIX
6 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.13%) uClinux
7 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (34.16%) Analytics
2 188 (24.61%) Software Engineering
3 126 (16.49%) Data Analysis
4 108 (14.14%) OO
5 84 (10.99%) Project Management
6 81 (10.60%) Signal Processing
7 68 (8.90%) Agile Software Development
8 67 (8.77%) MapReduce
9 61 (7.98%) Predictive Modelling
10 58 (7.59%) Machine Learning
11 54 (7.07%) Data Modelling
12 51 (6.68%) Bayesian Methods
13 46 (6.02%) Validation
13 46 (6.02%) Logistic Regression
14 43 (5.63%) Configuration Management
15 42 (5.50%) UML
15 42 (5.50%) Cluster Analysis
15 42 (5.50%) Factor Analysis
16 41 (5.37%) Business Intelligence
17 39 (5.10%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 316 (41.36%) C++
2 260 (34.03%) R
3 254 (33.25%) SQL
4 251 (32.85%) Java
5 241 (31.54%) Python
6 198 (25.92%) C#
7 182 (23.82%) C
8 72 (9.42%) Scala
9 62 (8.12%) VBA
10 51 (6.68%) Perl
11 42 (5.50%) PHP
12 27 (3.53%) JavaScript
12 27 (3.53%) Shell Script
13 24 (3.14%) VB
14 23 (3.01%) Ruby
15 19 (2.49%) T-SQL
16 15 (1.96%) Clojure
17 11 (1.44%) PowerShell
18 10 (1.31%) PL/SQL
18 10 (1.31%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 282 (36.91%) Degree
2 177 (23.17%) PhD
3 65 (8.51%) Security Cleared
4 27 (3.53%) SC Cleared
5 17 (2.23%) DV Cleared
6 12 (1.57%) Chartered Engineer
7 11 (1.44%) CFA
8 7 (0.92%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 7 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.92%) MCP
9 5 (0.65%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.26%) HND
11 1 (0.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.70%) DO-178B
2 9 (1.18%) JTAG
3 7 (0.92%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.92%) QA
4 6 (0.79%) Solvency II
5 5 (0.65%) IEC 61508
6 3 (0.39%) EMIR
6 3 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.13%) TickIT
7 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 12207
7 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
System Software
1 13 (1.70%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.65%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.13%) vSphere
3 1 (0.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 72 (9.42%) Oracle
2 25 (3.27%) Microsoft
2 25 (3.27%) MathWorks
3 20 (2.62%) Bloomberg
4 19 (2.49%) IBM
5 15 (1.96%) Business Objects
5 15 (1.96%) Tableau
6 14 (1.83%) Cognos
7 13 (1.70%) Sybase
7 13 (1.70%) MKS
8 12 (1.57%) Sitecore
9 10 (1.31%) RapidMiner
9 10 (1.31%) Ab Initio
9 10 (1.31%) Informatica
10 7 (0.92%) HP
10 7 (0.92%) BT
11 5 (0.65%) Hyperion
12 4 (0.52%) EMC
12 4 (0.52%) Murex
12 4 (0.52%) Calypso
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £125000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Rewards + Non-
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £36000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Linlithgow, West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum excellent package and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £100 to £150000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £110000 - £130000 per annum + bonus, pension, car, shares
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Equity Bonus, Home Work
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Very Competitive+ Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Expenses
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum - Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 50,000 plus Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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