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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 601 555 604
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +49
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 319 427 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.36% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.56% 0.69% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 253 370 235
Average salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%

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
57059 61627 57328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.56% 52.19% 52.79%
Number of salaries quoted 48676 52571 49507
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -67 288 £47,500 - 90
London -57 152 £58,750 -6.00% 31
City of London -5 43 £48,000 -31.42% 13
South East -21 42 £45,000 +12.50% 19
East Midlands +24 29 £40,000 -11.11% 3
East of England -12 23 £42,500 - 13
Derbyshire +12 18 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Derby +12 18 £40,000 -11.11% 2
West Midlands -10 16 £47,000 +10.58% 11
South West -6 15 £33,750 +8.87% 8
Surrey -6 14 £45,000 +4.04% 4
Cambridgeshire -5 12 £32,500 -18.75% 10
Scotland +11 11 £33,140 -24.68% 2
Oxfordshire +7 11 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Berkshire -2 9 £47,500 +23.37% 3
Woking +36 8 £47,500 +25.00%
Leicestershire +23 7 - -
Essex +6 6 £51,250 - 1
Cambridge +6 6 £36,000 -15.29% 7
Reading -3 6 £45,000 +41.73% 2
Devon -6 6 £29,000 -38.94%
Staffordshire - 6 - - 3
Yorkshire +4 5 £30,000 -34.78% 1
North West -1 5 £110,000 -
Plymouth - 5 £29,000 -
Chinnor - 5 - -
Edinburgh +10 4 £40,000 - 2
Dorset +9 4 £38,250 -13.06% 4
Hertfordshire +2 4 £41,250 +37.50% 2
Warwickshire -15 4 £56,250 +32.35% 1

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 343 (48.04%) R
2 317 (44.40%) Python
2 317 (44.40%) Degree
3 304 (42.58%) C++
4 303 (42.44%) SQL
5 278 (38.94%) Analytics
6 240 (33.61%) Mathematics
7 209 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
8 183 (25.63%) Java
9 182 (25.49%) Computer Science
10 177 (24.79%) Software Engineering
10 177 (24.79%) C
11 165 (23.11%) Statistics
12 152 (21.29%) SAS
13 151 (21.15%) Finance
13 151 (21.15%) Algorithms
14 142 (19.89%) Big Data
15 119 (16.67%) Hadoop
16 117 (16.39%) PhD
17 112 (15.69%) SPSS
18 102 (14.29%) Visualisation
19 99 (13.87%) Linux
20 89 (12.46%) Simulink
21 88 (12.32%) Data Analysis
22 83 (11.62%) Agile Software Development
22 83 (11.62%) C#
22 83 (11.62%) Machine Learning
23 82 (11.48%) Electronics
24 74 (10.36%) SQL Server
25 72 (10.08%) Business Intelligence

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 152 (21.29%) SAS
2 41 (5.74%) Apache Pig
3 30 (4.20%) Apache Spark
4 12 (1.68%) Apache
5 8 (1.12%) Tomcat
6 5 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.56%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.56%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.14%) Kinematics
8 1 (0.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 112 (15.69%) SPSS
2 89 (12.46%) Simulink
3 43 (6.02%) MS Excel
4 38 (5.32%) TargetLink
5 32 (4.48%) Mathematica
6 22 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
7 15 (2.10%) MS Office
8 12 (1.68%) GNU Octave
9 7 (0.98%) Stateflow
9 7 (0.98%) CPLEX
9 7 (0.98%) Stata
10 5 (0.70%) Final Cut Pro
10 5 (0.70%) MS Project
10 5 (0.70%) Weka
11 3 (0.42%) Gephi
11 3 (0.42%) S-PLUS
11 3 (0.42%) Abaqus
12 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.14%) Maple
13 1 (0.14%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.56%) RMDS
2 2 (0.28%) Kondor+
2 2 (0.28%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 2 (0.28%) Unica
3 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.14%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.70%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.56%) SaaS
4 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.50%) Profibus
2 16 (2.24%) Broadband
3 13 (1.82%) Wireless
4 10 (1.40%) 3G
4 10 (1.40%) LTE
5 7 (0.98%) Modbus
5 7 (0.98%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.84%) 2G
6 6 (0.84%) GSM
6 6 (0.84%) WLAN
7 5 (0.70%) UMTS
7 5 (0.70%) LAN
7 5 (0.70%) TETRA
7 5 (0.70%) WiMAX
7 5 (0.70%) DVB
7 5 (0.70%) DAB
8 4 (0.56%) 4G
8 4 (0.56%) FTP
8 4 (0.56%) 3GPP
9 2 (0.28%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (19.89%) Big Data
2 119 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 74 (10.36%) SQL Server
4 65 (9.10%) Data Mining
5 62 (8.68%) NoSQL
6 56 (7.84%) Apache Hive
7 30 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 29 (4.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 28 (3.92%) Oracle BI EE
9 28 (3.92%) MongoDB
10 27 (3.78%) Relational Database
11 25 (3.50%) HBase
11 25 (3.50%) MySQL
12 18 (2.52%) CouchDB
13 17 (2.38%) QlikView
14 15 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (1.96%) RDBMS
16 12 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
17 11 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
18 9 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (3.78%) Git (software)
2 26 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (3.22%) Subversion
4 13 (1.82%) Visual Studio
5 12 (1.68%) NUnit
6 11 (1.54%) LabVIEW
7 9 (1.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 8 (1.12%) Maven
9 7 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (0.84%) Rational DOORS
10 6 (0.84%) Talend Open Studio
11 5 (0.70%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.42%) Rational Rhapsody
13 2 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
13 2 (0.28%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.28%) VectorCAST
14 1 (0.14%) CANoe
14 1 (0.14%) Yeoman
14 1 (0.14%) Redmine
14 1 (0.14%) Hudson
General
1 151 (21.15%) Finance
2 82 (11.48%) Electronics
3 64 (8.96%) Retail
4 55 (7.70%) Marketing
5 47 (6.58%) Automotive
6 45 (6.30%) Telecoms
7 37 (5.18%) Manufacturing
8 32 (4.48%) Games
9 29 (4.06%) Banking
10 13 (1.82%) Avionics
11 12 (1.68%) Law
12 10 (1.40%) Advertising
12 10 (1.40%) Aerospace
13 8 (1.12%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.98%) Front Office
14 7 (0.98%) Back Office
14 7 (0.98%) Military
15 5 (0.70%) Legal
15 5 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 152 (21.29%) Software Engineer
2 149 (20.87%) Data Scientist
3 133 (18.63%) Developer
4 130 (18.21%) Analyst
5 58 (8.12%) Data Analyst
6 49 (6.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 41 (5.74%) Software Developer
8 33 (4.62%) Java Developer
9 31 (4.34%) Junior
9 31 (4.34%) Research Engineer
10 27 (3.78%) Senior Software Engineer
11 26 (3.64%) C++ Developer
11 26 (3.64%) Graduate
12 24 (3.36%) Systems Engineer
12 24 (3.36%) Senior Developer
12 24 (3.36%) C# Developer
13 22 (3.08%) Senior Analyst
14 19 (2.66%) .NET Developer
15 18 (2.52%) C# .NET Developer
16 16 (2.24%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (8.96%) .NET
2 29 (4.06%) XML
3 25 (3.50%) ASP.NET
3 25 (3.50%) D3.js
4 23 (3.22%) NumPy
5 22 (3.08%) jQuery
6 16 (2.24%) Middleware
7 15 (2.10%) CSS
7 15 (2.10%) HTML
8 12 (1.68%) LINQ
8 12 (1.68%) AngularJS
9 11 (1.54%) Web Services
9 11 (1.54%) WinForms
9 11 (1.54%) OpenGL
10 10 (1.40%) J2EE
10 10 (1.40%) Spring
11 9 (1.26%) Qt
12 8 (1.12%) OpenCL
12 8 (1.12%) Natural Language Processing
13 7 (0.98%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 240 (33.61%) Mathematics
2 209 (29.27%) Analytical Skills
3 182 (25.49%) Computer Science
4 165 (23.11%) Statistics
5 151 (21.15%) Algorithms
6 102 (14.29%) Visualisation
7 65 (9.10%) Physics
8 33 (4.62%) Equities
9 31 (4.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 30 (4.20%) Neural Network
10 30 (4.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 28 (3.92%) Fixed Income
12 26 (3.64%) CAN bus
13 24 (3.36%) Telematics
13 24 (3.36%) Derivative
14 23 (3.22%) Embedded Systems
15 16 (2.24%) Chemistry
16 15 (2.10%) VHDL
16 15 (2.10%) Economics
16 15 (2.10%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 99 (13.87%) Linux
2 67 (9.38%) Windows
3 35 (4.90%) UNIX
4 18 (2.52%) Windows 7
5 16 (2.24%) Android
6 13 (1.82%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.56%) CentOS
7 4 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.56%) Nucleus RTOS
8 2 (0.28%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (38.94%) Analytics
2 177 (24.79%) Software Engineering
3 88 (12.32%) Data Analysis
4 83 (11.62%) Agile Software Development
4 83 (11.62%) Machine Learning
5 72 (10.08%) Business Intelligence
6 70 (9.80%) UML
7 65 (9.10%) Statistical Analysis
8 62 (8.68%) OO
9 55 (7.70%) Data Modelling
10 53 (7.42%) Image Processing
11 51 (7.14%) E-Commerce
12 50 (7.00%) Statistical Modelling
13 47 (6.58%) Predictive Modelling
14 45 (6.30%) Signal Processing
15 41 (5.74%) Bayesian Methods
16 36 (5.04%) Customer Insight
16 36 (5.04%) MapReduce
17 32 (4.48%) Unit Testing
17 32 (4.48%) CHAID
Programming Languages
1 343 (48.04%) R
2 317 (44.40%) Python
3 304 (42.58%) C++
4 303 (42.44%) SQL
5 183 (25.63%) Java
6 177 (24.79%) C
7 83 (11.62%) C#
8 66 (9.24%) Ruby
9 50 (7.00%) Perl
10 33 (4.62%) Scala
11 31 (4.34%) VBA
12 27 (3.78%) Embedded C
13 26 (3.64%) Embedded C++
14 24 (3.36%) Assembly Language
14 24 (3.36%) JavaScript
15 21 (2.94%) VB
16 20 (2.80%) Bash Shell
17 16 (2.24%) Clojure
18 10 (1.40%) PL/SQL
19 9 (1.26%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 317 (44.40%) Degree
2 117 (16.39%) PhD
3 16 (2.24%) Security Cleared
4 14 (1.96%) Postgraduate
5 8 (1.12%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.70%) Chartered Engineer
6 5 (0.70%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.42%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.50%) QA
2 5 (0.70%) ISO 9001
2 5 (0.70%) Solvency II
3 4 (0.56%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.42%) DO-178B
5 2 (0.28%) TickIT
6 1 (0.14%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.14%) EMIR
6 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 44 (6.16%) Firmware
2 18 (2.52%) HDFS
3 6 (0.84%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.14%) Docker
4 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 14 (1.96%) OPNET
2 3 (0.42%) Dollar Universe
2 3 (0.42%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.14%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 64 (8.96%) Oracle
2 53 (7.42%) Microsoft
3 49 (6.86%) Tableau
4 23 (3.22%) Alterian
5 15 (2.10%) IBM
5 15 (2.10%) Google
6 14 (1.96%) Informatica
7 11 (1.54%) MicroStrategy
8 10 (1.40%) Bloomberg
9 8 (1.12%) Sybase
9 8 (1.12%) Business Objects
10 7 (0.98%) Cognos
10 7 (0.98%) Reuters
10 7 (0.98%) Xilinx
10 7 (0.98%) Omniture
11 6 (0.84%) Alteryx
11 6 (0.84%) Talend
12 5 (0.70%) Cloudera
12 5 (0.70%) Minitab
12 5 (0.70%) i2
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Posted: 8 hours ago
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Cambridgeshire
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Salary: to £45k
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Kent
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
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Salary: to £30k
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Salary: 30,000-48,000 Depending on level
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