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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 557 668 614
Rank change year-on-year
+111 -54
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 388 316 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.29% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.75% 0.56% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 353 249 348
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £31,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%

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
51820 56347 60604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.91% 51.34% 51.67%
Number of salaries quoted 44839 48009 51457
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 £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +113 381 £50,000 +5.26% 42
London +41 146 £65,000 +13.04% 15
South East +60 78 £45,000 - 4
Oxford +36 52 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Oxfordshire +32 52 £47,500 +15.15% 1
South West +29 39 £50,000 +33.33% 3
East Midlands +17 39 £47,500 +26.66% 5
North West +37 28 £40,000 -63.63% 2
Manchester +30 28 £40,000 -63.63% 2
Leicestershire +17 28 £47,500 - 2
Devon +26 23 £52,500 +81.03% 1
Loughborough 0 21 £40,000 -
Exeter - 21 £50,000 - 1
City of London +33 20 £70,000 +52.17% 3
West Midlands 0 20 £45,000 -10.00%
East of England +34 19 £36,000 -15.29% 8
Hertfordshire +32 13 £36,000 -15.29% 2
Borehamwood +25 12 £36,000 +30.90%
Hampshire +6 10 £37,500 -34.78%
Surrey +23 9 £35,500 -21.11% 3
Derbyshire +12 8 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Derby +8 8 £35,000 -12.50% 1
North East - 8 £43,750 - 2
Bristol +21 6 £75,000 +76.47% 1
Chertsey +19 6 £35,500 -21.11%
Cambridgeshire +8 6 £37,500 +9.48% 4
Wiltshire - 6 £50,000 -
Coventry +5 5 £35,000 -6.66%
Cambridge -3 5 £33,750 -1.45% 4
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £40,000 - 2

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (57.18%) Python
2 417 (54.94%) C++
3 355 (46.77%) R
4 289 (38.08%) Java
5 283 (37.29%) Degree
6 263 (34.65%) Machine Learning
7 244 (32.15%) PhD
8 242 (31.88%) Analytics
9 240 (31.62%) Algorithms
10 209 (27.54%) Analytical Skills
11 206 (27.14%) SQL
12 205 (27.01%) Computer Science
13 201 (26.48%) Mathematics
14 190 (25.03%) Software Engineering
14 190 (25.03%) Finance
15 185 (24.37%) C
16 184 (24.24%) Hadoop
17 179 (23.58%) Big Data
18 140 (18.45%) Statistics
19 132 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
20 126 (16.60%) C#
21 125 (16.47%) Apache Spark
22 124 (16.34%) SAS
23 123 (16.21%) Data Mining
24 115 (15.15%) Signal Processing
25 112 (14.76%) Visualisation
26 111 (14.62%) Image Processing
27 101 (13.31%) Data Analysis
28 96 (12.65%) Linux
29 92 (12.12%) Physics

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
1 125 (16.47%) Apache Spark
2 124 (16.34%) SAS
3 52 (6.85%) Apache Pig
4 9 (1.19%) Apache
5 6 (0.79%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 61 (8.04%) SPSS
2 52 (6.85%) Simulink
3 30 (3.95%) MS Excel
4 23 (3.03%) GNU Octave
5 21 (2.77%) Mathematica
5 21 (2.77%) S-PLUS
6 20 (2.64%) TargetLink
7 17 (2.24%) MS Office
8 15 (1.98%) Mathcad
9 8 (1.05%) Maple
10 7 (0.92%) Weka
11 6 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
12 5 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
13 4 (0.53%) Stata
14 1 (0.13%) EViews
14 1 (0.13%) OrCAD
14 1 (0.13%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 5 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.53%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (1.05%) Amazon S3
4 8 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (0.79%) PaaS
6 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.24%) Profibus
2 13 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
3 12 (1.58%) LTE
4 10 (1.32%) Broadband
5 9 (1.19%) 4G
5 9 (1.19%) Wireless
6 8 (1.05%) 3G
6 8 (1.05%) HSPA
6 8 (1.05%) RS-232
7 6 (0.79%) Network Security
7 6 (0.79%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.66%) Bluetooth
9 4 (0.53%) RS-485
10 3 (0.40%) FlexRay
11 2 (0.26%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.26%) Internet
11 2 (0.26%) MIMO
11 2 (0.26%) Radio Access Network
11 2 (0.26%) WebEx
12 1 (0.13%) OFDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (24.24%) Hadoop
2 179 (23.58%) Big Data
3 123 (16.21%) Data Mining
4 91 (11.99%) Apache Hive
5 66 (8.70%) NoSQL
6 40 (5.27%) MongoDB
7 39 (5.14%) Apache Cassandra
7 39 (5.14%) SQL Server
8 34 (4.48%) HBase
9 30 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
10 29 (3.82%) Relational Database
11 21 (2.77%) MySQL
12 18 (2.37%) QlikView
13 16 (2.11%) KNIME
14 13 (1.71%) Impala
15 9 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (1.19%) Sqoop
16 7 (0.92%) Flink
16 7 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 6 (0.79%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 28 (3.69%) Visual Studio
2 27 (3.56%) LabVIEW
3 9 (1.19%) Git (software)
3 9 (1.19%) Rational DOORS
4 8 (1.05%) JIRA
5 6 (0.79%) JUnit
5 6 (0.79%) Subversion
6 5 (0.66%) CMake
7 4 (0.53%) Rational Rhapsody
8 3 (0.40%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.26%) ERwin
9 2 (0.26%) MagicDraw
9 2 (0.26%) NUnit
9 2 (0.26%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.13%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.13%) Moq
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.13%) Selenium
10 1 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.13%) TeamCity
General
1 190 (25.03%) Finance
2 62 (8.17%) Electronics
3 61 (8.04%) Telecoms
4 44 (5.80%) Banking
5 35 (4.61%) Marketing
6 30 (3.95%) Automotive
6 30 (3.95%) Front Office
7 24 (3.16%) Games
8 22 (2.90%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.84%) Investment Banking
10 10 (1.32%) Advertising
10 10 (1.32%) Military
11 9 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (1.05%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.79%) Avionics
13 6 (0.79%) Retail
14 5 (0.66%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.40%) Law
16 2 (0.26%) Legal
17 1 (0.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 164 (21.61%) Data Scientist
2 158 (20.82%) Developer
3 123 (16.21%) Software Engineer
4 81 (10.67%) Analyst
5 59 (7.77%) C++ Software Engineer
6 51 (6.72%) C Software Engineer
7 50 (6.59%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 43 (5.67%) C++ Developer
9 41 (5.40%) Senior Data Scientist
10 38 (5.01%) Graduate
11 36 (4.74%) Data Analyst
11 36 (4.74%) Senior Developer
12 35 (4.61%) Quantitative Developer
13 33 (4.35%) Qualitative Analyst
13 33 (4.35%) Quantitative Analyst
14 27 (3.56%) Embedded Engineer
14 27 (3.56%) Software Developer
15 26 (3.43%) Computer Engineer
15 26 (3.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
16 23 (3.03%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (7.51%) .NET
2 27 (3.56%) OpenCV
3 26 (3.43%) Natural Language Processing
3 26 (3.43%) NumPy
4 25 (3.29%) HTML
5 22 (2.90%) Qt
6 21 (2.77%) OpenCL
7 19 (2.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 18 (2.37%) Spring
9 17 (2.24%) HTML5
9 17 (2.24%) STL
10 13 (1.71%) CSS
10 13 (1.71%) Itk
10 13 (1.71%) VTK
11 12 (1.58%) JDBC
11 12 (1.58%) scikit-learn
11 12 (1.58%) SparkR
12 10 (1.32%) Middleware
12 10 (1.32%) SciPy
12 10 (1.32%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 240 (31.62%) Algorithms
2 209 (27.54%) Analytical Skills
3 205 (27.01%) Computer Science
4 201 (26.48%) Mathematics
5 140 (18.45%) Statistics
6 112 (14.76%) Visualisation
7 92 (12.12%) Physics
8 60 (7.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 58 (7.64%) Hedge funds
10 42 (5.53%) Equities
11 37 (4.87%) VHDL
12 35 (4.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 35 (4.61%) Verilog
13 33 (4.35%) ASIC
14 30 (3.95%) Embedded Systems
15 27 (3.56%) Neural Network
16 26 (3.43%) Artificial Intelligence
17 23 (3.03%) Derivative
18 22 (2.90%) Market Risk
19 20 (2.64%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 96 (12.65%) Linux
2 34 (4.48%) Windows
3 31 (4.08%) Android
4 10 (1.32%) Mac OS
5 9 (1.19%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.19%) Unix
6 6 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (0.53%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (34.65%) Machine Learning
2 242 (31.88%) Analytics
3 190 (25.03%) Software Engineering
4 132 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 115 (15.15%) Signal Processing
6 111 (14.62%) Image Processing
7 101 (13.31%) Data Analysis
8 85 (11.20%) Data Analytics
9 59 (7.77%) Statistical Analysis
10 54 (7.11%) TDD
11 53 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
12 52 (6.85%) OO
13 50 (6.59%) Data Visualisation
14 49 (6.46%) Predictive Modelling
14 49 (6.46%) Statistical Modelling
15 47 (6.19%) MapReduce
16 44 (5.80%) Scrum
17 40 (5.27%) Video Processing
18 33 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
18 33 (4.35%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 434 (57.18%) Python
2 417 (54.94%) C++
3 355 (46.77%) R
4 289 (38.08%) Java
5 206 (27.14%) SQL
6 185 (24.37%) C
7 126 (16.60%) C#
8 79 (10.41%) Scala
9 44 (5.80%) VBA
10 41 (5.40%) Perl
11 39 (5.14%) Ruby
12 29 (3.82%) Embedded C
13 21 (2.77%) JavaScript
13 21 (2.77%) Tcl
14 20 (2.64%) Assembly Language
15 18 (2.37%) Embedded C++
16 16 (2.11%) Bash Shell
17 10 (1.32%) VB
18 7 (0.92%) Clojure
18 7 (0.92%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 283 (37.29%) Degree
2 244 (32.15%) PhD
3 25 (3.29%) Security Cleared
4 12 (1.58%) SC Cleared
5 7 (0.92%) Postgraduate
6 4 (0.53%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.40%) HND
7 3 (0.40%) ISEB
8 1 (0.13%) MBA
8 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.56%) MISRA
2 25 (3.29%) MISRA C
3 23 (3.03%) DICOM
3 23 (3.03%) ISO13485
4 22 (2.90%) ISO 9001
5 16 (2.11%) QA
6 6 (0.79%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.66%) Def Stans
8 4 (0.53%) DO-178B
9 3 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
9 3 (0.40%) ISO26262
9 3 (0.40%) MiFID
9 3 (0.40%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.13%) CRD IV
System Software
1 54 (7.11%) Firmware
2 21 (2.77%) Apache Flume
3 18 (2.37%) HDFS
4 2 (0.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.40%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.26%) Puppet
3 1 (0.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 38 (5.01%) Microsoft
2 34 (4.48%) Tableau
3 24 (3.16%) Oracle
4 20 (2.64%) Cloudera
5 16 (2.11%) RapidMiner
6 14 (1.84%) EMC
6 14 (1.84%) Xilinx
7 13 (1.71%) Google
7 13 (1.71%) Hortonworks
8 12 (1.58%) Altera
8 12 (1.58%) MapR
9 11 (1.45%) Synopsys
10 8 (1.05%) MicroStrategy
11 7 (0.92%) Apple
11 7 (0.92%) SAP
12 5 (0.66%) Agilent
13 4 (0.53%) Bloomberg
13 4 (0.53%) PTC
13 4 (0.53%) Splunk
14 3 (0.40%) Facebook
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Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Ability Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Options (Early Stage)
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive salary based on experience.
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United Kingdom
WCN
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
ISL
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum + pension, bonus, 35 days annual leave
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Pioneer Search
Salary: £0.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
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Basildon, Essex
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum Upto £38,000
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Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Bens
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Central London / West End
Harris Global
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Central London / West End
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonuses Linked to PnL
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London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
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Cheltenham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + excellent benefits
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + benefits
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London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £45k - 55k per year + fantastic benefits
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Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
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