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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 606 631 668
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +37
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 316 350 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.32% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.64% 0.62% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 284 272 259
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £34,202 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%

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
49582 56565 57758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.56% 51.57% 50.61%
Number of salaries quoted 42692 48513 48435
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 £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 September 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 25 September 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 +39 307 £49,500 -1.00% 54
London -39 103 £65,000 +13.04% 14
South East +54 61 £45,000 - 6
East Midlands +26 38 £47,500 +35.71% 4
Oxfordshire +21 37 £47,500 +33.80% 3
Oxford +26 34 £47,500 +35.71% 1
East of England +29 32 £40,000 -11.11% 13
Leicestershire +18 29 £47,500 -36.66% 2
South West -2 26 £50,000 +28.20% 5
Loughborough +4 25 £47,500 -36.66%
North West - 20 £40,000 - 3
Devon +21 19 £50,000 +100.00%
Manchester - 18 £40,000 - 3
Exeter - 18 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire +33 17 £40,000 +1.26% 3
Cambridgeshire +10 15 £52,250 -12.91% 10
City of London +54 14 £50,000 -10.71% 1
West Midlands -13 13 £45,000 -2.70% 4
Cambridge +16 10 £30,000 -50.00% 9
Borehamwood - 10 £38,000 - 1
Surrey +11 8 £35,500 -21.11%
North East - 8 £43,750 - 3
Yorkshire +33 6 £42,500 +24.08% 2
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £45,000 -
Scotland +23 5 £40,000 - 1
Milton Keynes +20 5 £49,500 -10.00%
Edinburgh +14 5 £40,000 +28.00%
Buckinghamshire +13 5 £49,500 -10.00%
Chertsey +1 5 £35,500 -21.11%
Tyne and Wear - 5 £40,000 - 2

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 398 (58.02%) Python
2 359 (52.33%) C++
3 304 (44.31%) R
4 262 (38.19%) Degree
5 257 (37.46%) Machine Learning
6 238 (34.69%) Algorithms
7 233 (33.97%) PhD
8 230 (33.53%) Java
9 203 (29.59%) Analytics
10 193 (28.13%) Software Engineering
11 184 (26.82%) C
12 174 (25.36%) Computer Science
13 173 (25.22%) SQL
14 172 (25.07%) Mathematics
15 170 (24.78%) Hadoop
16 164 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
17 154 (22.45%) Big Data
18 146 (21.28%) Finance
19 126 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
20 112 (16.33%) Statistics
21 110 (16.03%) Image Processing
21 110 (16.03%) Data Mining
21 110 (16.03%) Apache Spark
22 106 (15.45%) SAS
22 106 (15.45%) Signal Processing
23 102 (14.87%) C#
24 97 (14.14%) Linux
25 94 (13.70%) Computer Vision
26 91 (13.27%) Data Analytics
27 86 (12.54%) Apache Hive

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
1 110 (16.03%) Apache Spark
2 106 (15.45%) SAS
3 49 (7.14%) Apache Pig
4 9 (1.31%) Apache
5 1 (0.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 71 (10.35%) SPSS
2 55 (8.02%) Simulink
3 44 (6.41%) GNU Octave
4 27 (3.94%) MS Excel
5 13 (1.90%) TargetLink
6 11 (1.60%) Mathematica
7 10 (1.46%) MS Office
8 9 (1.31%) Mathcad
9 8 (1.17%) S-PLUS
10 5 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (0.73%) Stata
11 3 (0.44%) Weka
12 2 (0.29%) CPLEX
12 2 (0.29%) Maple
12 2 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
12 2 (0.29%) OrCAD
13 1 (0.15%) Abaqus
13 1 (0.15%) CATIA
13 1 (0.15%) EViews
13 1 (0.15%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.58%) LabWindows
3 1 (0.15%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (1.17%) Amazon S3
4 8 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.58%) PaaS
6 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.92%) Wi-Fi
2 13 (1.90%) LTE
3 12 (1.75%) Profibus
4 11 (1.60%) Bluetooth
5 10 (1.46%) 3G
5 10 (1.46%) 4G
5 10 (1.46%) Wireless
6 8 (1.17%) HSPA
7 7 (1.02%) RS-232
7 7 (1.02%) Software-Defined Radio
8 6 (0.87%) CDMA
8 6 (0.87%) TDMA
9 4 (0.58%) InfiniBand
10 3 (0.44%) Radio Access Network
10 3 (0.44%) RS-485
11 2 (0.29%) 3GPP
11 2 (0.29%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.29%) HTTP
11 2 (0.29%) Internet
11 2 (0.29%) MIMO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (24.78%) Hadoop
2 154 (22.45%) Big Data
3 110 (16.03%) Data Mining
4 86 (12.54%) Apache Hive
5 57 (8.31%) NoSQL
6 37 (5.39%) Apache Cassandra
7 36 (5.25%) MongoDB
8 33 (4.81%) HBase
9 32 (4.66%) SQL Server
10 26 (3.79%) Relational Database
11 15 (2.19%) MySQL
11 15 (2.19%) QlikView
12 11 (1.60%) KNIME
13 9 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (1.31%) Impala
13 9 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (1.31%) Spotfire
13 9 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (1.17%) Sqoop
15 7 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (3.64%) LabVIEW
2 21 (3.06%) Visual Studio
3 11 (1.60%) Git (software)
3 11 (1.60%) Rational DOORS
4 7 (1.02%) CMake
4 7 (1.02%) Subversion
5 6 (0.87%) JUnit
6 5 (0.73%) Rational Rhapsody
7 4 (0.58%) JIRA
8 2 (0.29%) NUnit
9 1 (0.15%) CANoe
9 1 (0.15%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.15%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.15%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.15%) Moq
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.15%) Selenium
9 1 (0.15%) TeamCity
General
1 146 (21.28%) Finance
2 55 (8.02%) Telecoms
3 53 (7.73%) Electronics
4 39 (5.69%) Marketing
5 24 (3.50%) Banking
6 22 (3.21%) Games
7 21 (3.06%) Front Office
8 20 (2.92%) Automotive
9 15 (2.19%) Manufacturing
10 12 (1.75%) Advertising
11 9 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (1.02%) Avionics
12 7 (1.02%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.87%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.87%) Military
13 6 (0.87%) Retail
14 5 (0.73%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.29%) Law
15 2 (0.29%) Legal
16 1 (0.15%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 156 (22.74%) Data Scientist
2 125 (18.22%) Developer
3 118 (17.20%) Software Engineer
4 60 (8.75%) Analyst
4 60 (8.75%) C++ Software Engineer
5 49 (7.14%) C Software Engineer
6 48 (7.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 34 (4.96%) Computer Engineer
7 34 (4.96%) Computer Vision Engineer
7 34 (4.96%) Senior Developer
8 32 (4.66%) Senior Data Scientist
9 31 (4.52%) Quantitative Developer
9 31 (4.52%) Research Engineer
10 29 (4.23%) Data Analyst
10 29 (4.23%) MATLAB Engineer
11 28 (4.08%) Software Developer
12 25 (3.64%) C++ Developer
13 23 (3.35%) Embedded Engineer
13 23 (3.35%) Senior Systems Developer
14 22 (3.21%) Machine Learning Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (5.83%) .NET
2 33 (4.81%) OpenCV
3 26 (3.79%) Qt
4 25 (3.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 24 (3.50%) STL
6 23 (3.35%) Natural Language Processing
7 20 (2.92%) NumPy
8 19 (2.77%) OpenCL
9 16 (2.33%) HTML
9 16 (2.33%) Itk
9 16 (2.33%) VTK
10 13 (1.90%) scikit-learn
11 11 (1.60%) CSS
12 9 (1.31%) ASP.NET
12 9 (1.31%) SciPy
12 9 (1.31%) SparkR
12 9 (1.31%) WPF
13 8 (1.17%) CSS3
13 8 (1.17%) HTML5
13 8 (1.17%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 238 (34.69%) Algorithms
2 174 (25.36%) Computer Science
3 172 (25.07%) Mathematics
4 164 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
5 112 (16.33%) Statistics
6 81 (11.81%) Visualisation
7 74 (10.79%) Physics
8 66 (9.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 46 (6.71%) Verilog
10 42 (6.12%) VHDL
11 37 (5.39%) Hedge funds
12 32 (4.66%) ASIC
13 31 (4.52%) Neural Network
14 28 (4.08%) Artificial Intelligence
15 27 (3.94%) Embedded Systems
16 26 (3.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 25 (3.64%) Equities
18 15 (2.19%) CUDA
19 13 (1.90%) CAN bus
19 13 (1.90%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 97 (14.14%) Linux
2 28 (4.08%) Windows
3 20 (2.92%) Android
4 11 (1.60%) Unix
5 10 (1.46%) Mac OS
6 5 (0.73%) VxWorks
7 3 (0.44%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (37.46%) Machine Learning
2 203 (29.59%) Analytics
3 193 (28.13%) Software Engineering
4 126 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
5 110 (16.03%) Image Processing
6 106 (15.45%) Signal Processing
7 94 (13.70%) Computer Vision
8 91 (13.27%) Data Analytics
9 81 (11.81%) Data Analysis
10 52 (7.58%) TDD
11 50 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
12 49 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
12 49 (7.14%) Video Processing
13 45 (6.56%) OO
14 42 (6.12%) Statistical Modelling
15 40 (5.83%) Data Visualisation
16 37 (5.39%) Scrum
17 36 (5.25%) Predictive Modelling
18 35 (5.10%) MapReduce
19 33 (4.81%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 398 (58.02%) Python
2 359 (52.33%) C++
3 304 (44.31%) R
4 230 (33.53%) Java
5 184 (26.82%) C
6 173 (25.22%) SQL
7 102 (14.87%) C#
8 61 (8.89%) Scala
9 33 (4.81%) VBA
10 31 (4.52%) Perl
11 23 (3.35%) Tcl
12 20 (2.92%) Ruby
13 18 (2.62%) Embedded C
14 17 (2.48%) Assembly Language
15 16 (2.33%) Bash Shell
15 16 (2.33%) JavaScript
16 13 (1.90%) Embedded C++
17 11 (1.60%) VB
18 9 (1.31%) Haskell
19 8 (1.17%) F#
Qualifications
1 262 (38.19%) Degree
2 233 (33.97%) PhD
3 20 (2.92%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.02%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.87%) BC Cleared
6 5 (0.73%) Postgraduate
7 3 (0.44%) HND
7 3 (0.44%) ISEB
8 1 (0.15%) MBA
8 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.94%) DICOM
2 26 (3.79%) ISO 9001
2 26 (3.79%) ISO13485
3 18 (2.62%) MISRA
4 17 (2.48%) MISRA C
5 10 (1.46%) QA
6 6 (0.87%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.87%) DO-178B
7 3 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.44%) ISO26262
7 3 (0.44%) MiFID
7 3 (0.44%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.15%) CRD IV
System Software
1 47 (6.85%) Firmware
2 18 (2.62%) Apache Flume
2 18 (2.62%) HDFS
3 2 (0.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.58%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.29%) Puppet
3 1 (0.15%) Ansible
Vendors
1 30 (4.37%) Tableau
2 27 (3.94%) Microsoft
3 23 (3.35%) Xilinx
4 21 (3.06%) Cloudera
5 18 (2.62%) Hortonworks
6 15 (2.19%) Synopsys
7 14 (2.04%) Altera
7 14 (2.04%) MapR
8 13 (1.90%) Google
9 12 (1.75%) Oracle
10 11 (1.60%) RapidMiner
10 11 (1.60%) SAP
10 11 (1.60%) Splunk
11 6 (0.87%) EMC
11 6 (0.87%) PTC
12 5 (0.73%) ANSYS
12 5 (0.73%) MicroStrategy
13 4 (0.58%) Bloomberg
14 3 (0.44%) Apple
14 3 (0.44%) Facebook
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