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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MathWorks MATLAB
UK
Rank 506 593 644
Rank change year-on-year
+87 +51
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 354 367 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.43% 0.36% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.79% 0.69% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 306 336 277
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -

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
44847 52928 53789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 54.08% 51.86% 50.44%
Number of salaries quoted 38241 45576 46055
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 25 February 2017 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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +89 348 £45,000 -10.00% 51
London +18 134 £55,000 -4.34% 18
East of England +60 69 £45,000 +15.38% 12
South East +90 66 £37,500 -16.66% 8
Cambridgeshire +51 52 £45,000 -10.00% 9
Cambridge +46 42 £45,000 -41.93% 9
Oxfordshire +27 36 £42,500 -22.72% 4
Oxford +33 31 £42,500 -22.72% 3
East Midlands -4 22 £45,000 +20.00% 1
South West +13 21 £45,000 +4.04% 4
City of London +18 17 £47,500 -13.63% 3
North West +4 17 £36,250 -44.23% 4
Hertfordshire +18 16 £38,750 +21.09% 3
Manchester -13 15 £36,250 -44.23% 3
West Midlands +44 14 £41,750 +9.86%
Berkshire +62 13 £27,500 -45.00%
Devon -5 11 £45,000 +2.85% 2
Borehamwood +10 10 £34,750 +15.83% 2
Exeter -6 10 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Hampshire +30 9 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Leicestershire -25 8 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Newbury +11 7 £40,000 -21.95%
Lincolnshire - 7 £45,000 -
Warwickshire +31 6 £41,000 +9.33%
Bristol +1 6 £57,500 +54.36% 1
Loughborough -3 6 £42,500 +6.25%
Scotland +20 5 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Nuneaton -9 5 £41,000 +9.33%
Stafford - 5 £42,500 -
Reading - 5 £22,500 -

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 416 (63.51%) Python
2 343 (52.37%) C++
3 316 (48.24%) Degree
4 311 (47.48%) Mathematics
5 307 (46.87%) R
6 224 (34.20%) Algorithms
7 220 (33.59%) Computer Science
8 200 (30.53%) C
9 193 (29.47%) Machine Learning
10 190 (29.01%) Java
10 190 (29.01%) SQL
11 166 (25.34%) Software Engineering
12 163 (24.89%) PhD
13 157 (23.97%) Analytics
14 152 (23.21%) Physics
15 127 (19.39%) C#
16 123 (18.78%) Finance
17 117 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
18 106 (16.18%) Statistics
19 88 (13.44%) Linux
19 88 (13.44%) SAS
20 81 (12.37%) Simulink
21 80 (12.21%) Signal Processing
21 80 (12.21%) Hadoop
22 79 (12.06%) Agile Software Development
22 79 (12.06%) Big Data
23 67 (10.23%) Apache Spark
24 66 (10.08%) Data Analysis
25 65 (9.92%) Business Intelligence
26 64 (9.77%) Telecoms

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 88 (13.44%) SAS
2 67 (10.23%) Apache Spark
3 19 (2.90%) Apache
3 19 (2.90%) Confluence
4 17 (2.60%) Apache Pig
5 9 (1.37%) JBoss
5 9 (1.37%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (1.07%) Jupyter
6 7 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (0.92%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.61%) IIS
9 3 (0.46%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.15%) Kinematics
Applications
1 81 (12.37%) Simulink
2 46 (7.02%) SPSS
3 31 (4.73%) GNU Octave
4 21 (3.21%) Stata
5 15 (2.29%) MS Excel
6 13 (1.98%) MS Office
7 11 (1.68%) EViews
8 8 (1.22%) Stateflow
9 6 (0.92%) OrCAD
10 5 (0.76%) CATIA
11 4 (0.61%) AutoCAD
11 4 (0.61%) SOLIDWORKS
12 3 (0.46%) Weka
13 2 (0.31%) Abaqus
13 2 (0.31%) Mathcad
13 2 (0.31%) Mathematica
13 2 (0.31%) S-PLUS
14 1 (0.15%) Maple
14 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
14 1 (0.15%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 8 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.76%) ENOVIA
3 4 (0.61%) FINCAD Analytics
4 1 (0.15%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.90%) Google Analytics
2 15 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.83%) GitHub
4 9 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.61%) SaaS
6 2 (0.31%) PaaS
7 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.73%) Wireless
2 26 (3.97%) Bluetooth
2 26 (3.97%) Wi-Fi
3 12 (1.83%) Software-Defined Radio
4 11 (1.68%) Internet
5 9 (1.37%) LTE
5 9 (1.37%) Profibus
6 8 (1.22%) CDMA
6 8 (1.22%) TDMA
7 7 (1.07%) FlexRay
8 6 (0.92%) DVB
8 6 (0.92%) InfiniBand
9 5 (0.76%) MIMO
9 5 (0.76%) OFDM
9 5 (0.76%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.61%) MPLS
10 4 (0.61%) Symposium
11 3 (0.46%) 3GPP
11 3 (0.46%) Radio Access Network
12 2 (0.31%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (12.21%) Hadoop
2 79 (12.06%) Big Data
3 45 (6.87%) NoSQL
4 34 (5.19%) Data Mining
5 33 (5.04%) SQL Server
6 25 (3.82%) Relational Database
7 24 (3.66%) MongoDB
8 23 (3.51%) Apache Hive
9 19 (2.90%) Power BI
10 17 (2.60%) Spotfire
11 16 (2.44%) QlikView
12 15 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
12 15 (2.29%) Mixpanel
13 14 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (1.68%) HBase
14 11 (1.68%) MySQL
15 10 (1.53%) Neo4j
16 8 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 6 (0.92%) RDBMS
18 5 (0.76%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 43 (6.56%) Git (software)
2 28 (4.27%) LabVIEW
3 25 (3.82%) JIRA
4 22 (3.36%) Subversion
5 19 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 18 (2.75%) Visual Studio
7 15 (2.29%) Rational DOORS
8 13 (1.98%) Jenkins
9 11 (1.68%) CMake
10 10 (1.53%) Travis CI
11 9 (1.37%) SonarQube
12 8 (1.22%) NUnit
13 4 (0.61%) AccuRev
14 3 (0.46%) Apache Continuum
14 3 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
15 2 (0.31%) Rational Rhapsody
15 2 (0.31%) Selenium
16 1 (0.15%) GDB
16 1 (0.15%) Redmine
16 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 123 (18.78%) Finance
2 64 (9.77%) Telecoms
3 42 (6.41%) Automotive
4 41 (6.26%) Electronics
5 30 (4.58%) Front Office
6 26 (3.97%) Banking
6 26 (3.97%) Marketing
7 15 (2.29%) Games
8 13 (1.98%) Advertising
9 11 (1.68%) Aerospace
9 11 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (1.37%) Legal
10 9 (1.37%) Manufacturing
10 9 (1.37%) Retail
11 5 (0.76%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.61%) Military
12 4 (0.61%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Back Office
13 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.15%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 132 (20.15%) Developer
2 118 (18.02%) Data Scientist
3 115 (17.56%) Analyst
4 97 (14.81%) Software Engineer
5 57 (8.70%) Graduate
6 49 (7.48%) C++ Software Engineer
7 33 (5.04%) Data Analyst
8 30 (4.58%) Junior
8 30 (4.58%) Software Developer
9 29 (4.43%) C Software Engineer
9 29 (4.43%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 27 (4.12%) Research Engineer
11 26 (3.97%) Computer Engineer
11 26 (3.97%) Embedded Engineer
11 26 (3.97%) Quantitative Developer
11 26 (3.97%) Senior Data Scientist
12 25 (3.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 23 (3.51%) MATLAB Developer
14 22 (3.36%) C++ Developer
15 20 (3.05%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (7.63%) .NET
2 31 (4.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 29 (4.43%) STL
4 28 (4.27%) OpenCV
5 18 (2.75%) HTML
6 17 (2.60%) OpenCL
7 15 (2.29%) WPF
8 14 (2.14%) ASP.NET
9 12 (1.83%) NumPy
9 12 (1.83%) Pandas
9 12 (1.83%) Spring
10 11 (1.68%) CSS
10 11 (1.68%) Middleware
10 11 (1.68%) OpenGL
10 11 (1.68%) Web Services
11 10 (1.53%) scikit-learn
11 10 (1.53%) WCF
12 8 (1.22%) Django
13 7 (1.07%) Celery
13 7 (1.07%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 224 (34.20%) Algorithms
2 220 (33.59%) Computer Science
3 117 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (7.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 27 (4.12%) Verilog
6 23 (3.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 22 (3.36%) Fixed Income
8 18 (2.75%) ASIC
8 18 (2.75%) Embedded Systems
8 18 (2.75%) Equities
8 18 (2.75%) VHDL
9 17 (2.60%) Credit Risk
9 17 (2.60%) Hedge funds
10 14 (2.14%) Fintech
10 14 (2.14%) Market Risk
11 13 (1.98%) CUDA
11 13 (1.98%) Derivative
11 13 (1.98%) Robotics
12 12 (1.83%) Device Driver
13 11 (1.68%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 88 (13.44%) Linux
2 31 (4.73%) Windows
3 23 (3.51%) Unix
4 9 (1.37%) Android
4 9 (1.37%) VxWorks
5 4 (0.61%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (0.31%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.15%) CentOS
7 1 (0.15%) Debian
7 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.15%) MVS
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (47.48%) Mathematics
2 193 (29.47%) Machine Learning
3 166 (25.34%) Software Engineering
4 157 (23.97%) Analytics
5 152 (23.21%) Physics
6 106 (16.18%) Statistics
7 80 (12.21%) Signal Processing
8 79 (12.06%) Agile Software Development
9 66 (10.08%) Data Analysis
10 65 (9.92%) Business Intelligence
11 64 (9.77%) Visualisation
12 50 (7.63%) Data Visualisation
13 49 (7.48%) Statistical Analysis
13 49 (7.48%) Validation
14 43 (6.56%) Mathematical Modelling
15 40 (6.11%) Data Analytics
16 39 (5.95%) Computer Vision
17 37 (5.65%) Image Processing
18 36 (5.50%) Statistical Modelling
19 31 (4.73%) OO
Programming Languages
1 416 (63.51%) Python
2 343 (52.37%) C++
3 307 (46.87%) R
4 200 (30.53%) C
5 190 (29.01%) Java
5 190 (29.01%) SQL
6 127 (19.39%) C#
7 46 (7.02%) Perl
8 42 (6.41%) Scala
9 37 (5.65%) JavaScript
10 33 (5.04%) VBA
11 27 (4.12%) Ruby
12 18 (2.75%) PowerShell
13 15 (2.29%) Bash Shell
14 13 (1.98%) Tcl
15 10 (1.53%) Embedded C
16 7 (1.07%) Assembly Language
16 7 (1.07%) PHP
16 7 (1.07%) T-SQL
16 7 (1.07%) VB
Qualifications
1 316 (48.24%) Degree
2 163 (24.89%) PhD
3 16 (2.44%) Postgraduate
4 15 (2.29%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.07%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.76%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.15%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.15%) CFA
7 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.82%) QA
2 12 (1.83%) Data Quality
3 9 (1.37%) MiFID
4 8 (1.22%) IEC 61508
4 8 (1.22%) ISO26262
5 7 (1.07%) Dodd-Frank
5 7 (1.07%) MISRA
6 6 (0.92%) EMIR
7 4 (0.61%) IFRS
7 4 (0.61%) IFRS 9
8 2 (0.31%) Basel III
8 2 (0.31%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.31%) MISRA C
9 1 (0.15%) Def Stans
9 1 (0.15%) DICOM
9 1 (0.15%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.15%) ISO13485
9 1 (0.15%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (2.29%) Firmware
2 4 (0.61%) HDFS
3 3 (0.46%) Apache Flume
3 3 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.31%) Docker
5 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (0.92%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (0.61%) OPNET
3 3 (0.46%) Ambari
3 3 (0.46%) Oozie
4 1 (0.15%) Ansible
4 1 (0.15%) Kibana
4 1 (0.15%) Linux-HA
4 1 (0.15%) logstash
4 1 (0.15%) Puppet
4 1 (0.15%) StatsD
Vendors
1 45 (6.87%) Tableau
2 32 (4.89%) Microsoft
3 29 (4.43%) Oracle
4 23 (3.51%) Google
5 16 (2.44%) SAP
6 15 (2.29%) Xilinx
7 13 (1.98%) Bloomberg
8 11 (1.68%) Apple
8 11 (1.68%) MicroStrategy
8 11 (1.68%) Reuters
9 9 (1.37%) Atlassian
9 9 (1.37%) Cloudera
9 9 (1.37%) Coverity
9 9 (1.37%) Hortonworks
9 9 (1.37%) IBM
10 7 (1.07%) Synopsys
11 6 (0.92%) ANSYS
12 4 (0.61%) Altera
12 4 (0.61%) Atmel
12 4 (0.61%) Borland
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Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £130000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £85000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + Bonus and Shares
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £95000 - £115000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
United Kingdom
WCN
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Healthcare, Bonus package
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £34,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + stock options
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + 25% Bonus + LTI + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + LTI
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
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