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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 576 622 597
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -25
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 363 345 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.32% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.70% 0.63% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 317 269 387
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £29,900 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £73,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
51529 54852 63051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.41% 51.41% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 44587 46715 53829
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +42 342 £52,500 +16.66% 35
London +4 149 £65,000 - 13
South East +16 60 £45,000 +5.88% 7
East Midlands +21 42 £40,000 -
South West +22 29 £70,000 +141.37% 2
Oxfordshire -7 29 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Oxford +23 28 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Leicestershire +29 25 £40,000 -42.85%
East of England +16 25 £36,000 +20.00% 7
City of London +26 22 £65,000 -5.45% 2
Devon +16 21 £70,000 +141.37%
Loughborough +3 19 £40,000 -42.85%
Exeter - 17 £70,000 -
Hertfordshire +28 16 £32,000 -5.18% 1
North West +33 15 £40,000 -63.63% 3
Manchester +20 15 £40,000 -63.63% 3
West Midlands -15 14 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Surrey +6 13 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Borehamwood +14 10 £36,000 +30.90% 1
Derbyshire -7 10 £35,000 -12.50%
Derby -9 10 £35,000 -12.50%
Guildford +9 9 £65,000 +30.00%
Edinburgh +8 7 £150,500 +254.11% 1
Berkshire +2 7 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Scotland -7 7 £150,500 +377.77% 2
Cambridgeshire -16 6 £37,500 +36.36% 5
Yorkshire +14 5 - - 1
Leeds +10 5 - - 1
Wiltshire +7 5 £50,000 +28.20%
Hampshire +5 5 £45,000 +12.50% 2

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 434 (58.81%) Python
2 399 (54.07%) C++
3 377 (51.08%) R
4 304 (41.19%) Java
5 278 (37.67%) Degree
6 261 (35.37%) Analytics
7 237 (32.11%) Machine Learning
8 231 (31.30%) Algorithms
9 226 (30.62%) SQL
10 220 (29.81%) Analytical Skills
11 217 (29.40%) Computer Science
12 207 (28.05%) Finance
13 205 (27.78%) Mathematics
14 204 (27.64%) PhD
15 190 (25.75%) C
16 185 (25.07%) Big Data
17 175 (23.71%) Hadoop
18 155 (21.00%) Statistics
19 152 (20.60%) C#
20 146 (19.78%) Software Engineering
21 131 (17.75%) SAS
22 125 (16.94%) Data Mining
23 116 (15.72%) Visualisation
24 115 (15.58%) Data Analysis
24 115 (15.58%) Apache Spark
25 113 (15.31%) Agile Software Development
26 103 (13.96%) Linux
26 103 (13.96%) Signal Processing
27 85 (11.52%) Scala
28 81 (10.98%) 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
1 131 (17.75%) SAS
2 115 (15.58%) Apache Spark
3 49 (6.64%) Apache Pig
4 10 (1.36%) Apache
5 6 (0.81%) SharePoint
6 5 (0.68%) Confluence
7 1 (0.14%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.14%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.14%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.14%) IPython
7 1 (0.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 54 (7.32%) SPSS
2 52 (7.05%) Simulink
3 32 (4.34%) Mathematica
4 30 (4.07%) S-PLUS
5 26 (3.52%) MS Excel
6 19 (2.57%) TargetLink
7 14 (1.90%) Mathcad
7 14 (1.90%) MS Office
8 13 (1.76%) MS PowerPoint
9 10 (1.36%) Weka
10 8 (1.08%) GNU Octave
11 6 (0.81%) Maple
11 6 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
11 6 (0.81%) Stata
12 3 (0.41%) EViews
13 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
13 1 (0.14%) OrCAD
13 1 (0.14%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 4 (0.54%) LabWindows
2 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (0.81%) Amazon S3
3 6 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.41%) PaaS
5 1 (0.14%) GitHub
5 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.57%) Broadband
2 14 (1.90%) Profibus
3 10 (1.36%) LTE
3 10 (1.36%) WebEx
4 9 (1.22%) RS-232
4 9 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (0.95%) 4G
5 7 (0.95%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.81%) 3G
6 6 (0.81%) HSPA
6 6 (0.81%) Network Security
6 6 (0.81%) Wireless
7 4 (0.54%) Internet
7 4 (0.54%) RS-485
8 2 (0.27%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.27%) FlexRay
8 2 (0.27%) HTTP
8 2 (0.27%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.27%) MIMO
8 2 (0.27%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (25.07%) Big Data
2 175 (23.71%) Hadoop
3 125 (16.94%) Data Mining
4 77 (10.43%) Apache Hive
5 63 (8.54%) NoSQL
6 52 (7.05%) SQL Server
7 39 (5.28%) Data Warehouse
8 35 (4.74%) MongoDB
8 35 (4.74%) MySQL
9 32 (4.34%) Relational Database
10 25 (3.39%) Apache Cassandra
10 25 (3.39%) HBase
11 17 (2.30%) Impala
11 17 (2.30%) QlikView
12 13 (1.76%) KNIME
13 12 (1.63%) Text Mining
14 9 (1.22%) Flink
14 9 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (1.08%) RDBMS
15 8 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 30 (4.07%) Visual Studio
2 27 (3.66%) LabVIEW
3 21 (2.85%) JIRA
4 11 (1.49%) Git (software)
5 9 (1.22%) Subversion
6 7 (0.95%) Rational DOORS
7 6 (0.81%) Jenkins
7 6 (0.81%) JUnit
7 6 (0.81%) Mercurial
7 6 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (0.68%) Rational Rhapsody
8 5 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.27%) ERwin
10 2 (0.27%) GDB
10 2 (0.27%) MagicDraw
10 2 (0.27%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.14%) Ranorex
11 1 (0.14%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.14%) ZenHub
General
1 207 (28.05%) Finance
2 61 (8.27%) Telecoms
3 55 (7.45%) Electronics
4 47 (6.37%) Banking
5 40 (5.42%) Automotive
6 32 (4.34%) Marketing
7 25 (3.39%) Manufacturing
8 21 (2.85%) Games
9 20 (2.71%) Front Office
10 18 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
11 17 (2.30%) Aerospace
12 14 (1.90%) Military
13 13 (1.76%) Investment Banking
14 11 (1.49%) Avionics
14 11 (1.49%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.68%) Retail
16 4 (0.54%) Law
17 2 (0.27%) Advertising
17 2 (0.27%) Legal
18 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 160 (21.68%) Developer
2 157 (21.27%) Data Scientist
3 100 (13.55%) Analyst
4 95 (12.87%) Software Engineer
5 48 (6.50%) C++ Developer
6 43 (5.83%) C++ Software Engineer
7 42 (5.69%) Qualitative Analyst
7 42 (5.69%) Quantitative Analyst
7 42 (5.69%) Senior Data Scientist
8 39 (5.28%) Graduate
9 36 (4.88%) Data Analyst
10 35 (4.74%) C Software Engineer
10 35 (4.74%) Embedded Engineer
11 34 (4.61%) C/C++ Software Engineer
12 30 (4.07%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 30 (4.07%) Software Developer
13 28 (3.79%) Senior Developer
14 27 (3.66%) Quantitative Developer
15 24 (3.25%) Junior
16 22 (2.98%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (9.35%) .NET
2 39 (5.28%) HTML
3 30 (4.07%) Natural Language Processing
4 29 (3.93%) NumPy
5 23 (3.12%) OpenCL
6 20 (2.71%) HTML5
6 20 (2.71%) Middleware
7 18 (2.44%) Spring
7 18 (2.44%) XML
8 17 (2.30%) WPF
9 15 (2.03%) CSS
9 15 (2.03%) OpenCV
9 15 (2.03%) SciPy
10 13 (1.76%) D3.js
10 13 (1.76%) JDBC
11 12 (1.63%) .NET Framework
12 10 (1.36%) ASP.NET
12 10 (1.36%) SOAP
12 10 (1.36%) WinForms
13 9 (1.22%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 231 (31.30%) Algorithms
2 220 (29.81%) Analytical Skills
3 217 (29.40%) Computer Science
4 205 (27.78%) Mathematics
5 155 (21.00%) Statistics
6 116 (15.72%) Visualisation
7 67 (9.08%) Physics
8 55 (7.45%) Hedge funds
9 53 (7.18%) Equities
10 50 (6.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 32 (4.34%) ASIC
11 32 (4.34%) Fixed Income
11 32 (4.34%) VHDL
12 28 (3.79%) Artificial Intelligence
13 27 (3.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 27 (3.66%) Verilog
14 22 (2.98%) Economics
14 22 (2.98%) Embedded Systems
14 22 (2.98%) Mobile App
15 20 (2.71%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 103 (13.96%) Linux
2 33 (4.47%) Windows
3 30 (4.07%) Android
4 14 (1.90%) Unix
5 6 (0.81%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (0.68%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (35.37%) Analytics
2 237 (32.11%) Machine Learning
3 146 (19.78%) Software Engineering
4 115 (15.58%) Data Analysis
5 113 (15.31%) Agile Software Development
6 103 (13.96%) Signal Processing
7 81 (10.98%) Image Processing
8 67 (9.08%) Data Analytics
9 59 (7.99%) Business Intelligence
10 57 (7.72%) Predictive Modelling
11 56 (7.59%) Statistical Analysis
12 50 (6.78%) Statistical Modelling
13 49 (6.64%) Data Visualisation
14 44 (5.96%) OO
15 41 (5.56%) Scrum
16 38 (5.15%) Validation
17 37 (5.01%) MapReduce
17 37 (5.01%) SDLC
18 34 (4.61%) Video Processing
19 33 (4.47%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 434 (58.81%) Python
2 399 (54.07%) C++
3 377 (51.08%) R
4 304 (41.19%) Java
5 226 (30.62%) SQL
6 190 (25.75%) C
7 152 (20.60%) C#
8 85 (11.52%) Scala
9 57 (7.72%) Perl
10 53 (7.18%) Ruby
11 46 (6.23%) VBA
12 44 (5.96%) JavaScript
13 21 (2.85%) Embedded C
14 20 (2.71%) Tcl
15 18 (2.44%) Assembly Language
16 17 (2.30%) Bash Shell
17 15 (2.03%) Embedded C++
17 15 (2.03%) Objective-C
18 13 (1.76%) VB
19 10 (1.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 278 (37.67%) Degree
2 204 (27.64%) PhD
3 31 (4.20%) Security Cleared
4 13 (1.76%) Postgraduate
4 13 (1.76%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.54%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.41%) HND
7 1 (0.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.39%) MISRA
2 21 (2.85%) QA
3 19 (2.57%) MISRA C
4 10 (1.36%) ISO13485
5 7 (0.95%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.81%) Def Stans
6 6 (0.81%) DICOM
6 6 (0.81%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.41%) ISO26262
8 2 (0.27%) IEC 61508
9 1 (0.14%) DO-178B
System Software
1 47 (6.37%) Firmware
2 17 (2.30%) Apache Flume
3 13 (1.76%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 48 (6.50%) Microsoft
2 37 (5.01%) Oracle
3 29 (3.93%) Tableau
4 20 (2.71%) RapidMiner
5 16 (2.17%) Cloudera
6 15 (2.03%) Apple
7 14 (1.90%) EMC
8 12 (1.63%) Hortonworks
8 12 (1.63%) MapR
8 12 (1.63%) Xilinx
9 10 (1.36%) Actian
9 10 (1.36%) Altera
9 10 (1.36%) Google
10 9 (1.22%) Bloomberg
10 9 (1.22%) Synopsys
11 7 (0.95%) Sybase
12 6 (0.81%) MicroStrategy
12 6 (0.81%) Progress
13 5 (0.68%) Agilent
13 5 (0.68%) Atlassian
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 plus exceptional benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
United Kingdom
WCN
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
KDR
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + greenfield environment!
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50k - 150k per year + benefits / bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £34,000 to £38,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Wimbledon
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Enterprise Technology
Salary: £70k - 100k per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Wimbledon
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 21 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 15% bonus and benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago
West Midlands
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago