The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 535 598 518
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -80
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 392 283 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.26% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.65% 0.50% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 330 228 361
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
60005 56979 63005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.53% 52.56% 53.64%
Number of salaries quoted 50842 48864 55418
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 1 August 2014 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 1 August 2014. 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 +18 367 £47,500 - 60
London +29 210 £60,000 +20.00% 18
City of London -13 73 £71,250 +50.00% 8
South East +13 69 £43,250 +8.12% 12
East of England 0 48 £40,000 +14.28% 16
Cambridgeshire +24 37 £39,250 +15.44% 13
Cambridge +14 34 £38,500 +13.23% 13
Surrey +7 32 £43,250 +8.12% 2
Hampshire +2 14 £30,000 -33.33% 2
South West -18 14 £31,000 -17.33% 4
Guildford +19 12 £42,875 -34.03% 2
Oxford +14 11 £34,125 -33.41% 4
Oxfordshire +13 11 £34,125 -28.15% 5
East Midlands - 11 £42,500 - 6
Somerset -10 10 £27,500 +10.00%
Southampton - 9 £30,000 -
West Midlands -12 6 £32,500 -31.57% 2
Yeovil - 6 £27,000 -
Coventry 0 5 £32,500 -
Derby - 5 £45,000 - 1
Leicestershire - 5 £40,000 - 3
Middlesex - 5 £50,000 - 1
Derbyshire - 5 £45,000 - 1
Bath - 4 £50,000 -
Leicester - 4 £40,000 -
Berkshire +3 3 £25,000 -58.33%
Hertfordshire -27 3 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Yorkshire -31 3 £46,000 +41.53%
Scotland - 3 - -
North Yorkshire - 3 £46,000 -

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 319 (39.78%) C++
2 309 (38.53%) Degree
3 294 (36.66%) Mathematics
4 270 (33.67%) R
5 254 (31.67%) Analytics
6 246 (30.67%) SQL
7 243 (30.30%) Java
8 242 (30.17%) Python
9 208 (25.94%) Finance
10 202 (25.19%) C#
11 194 (24.19%) C
11 194 (24.19%) PhD
12 193 (24.06%) Physics
13 183 (22.82%) Software Engineering
14 171 (21.32%) Computer Science
15 156 (19.45%) Hadoop
16 151 (18.83%) Big Data
17 127 (15.84%) Data Analysis
18 126 (15.71%) SPSS
19 123 (15.34%) Statistics
20 118 (14.71%) .NET
21 115 (14.34%) SAS
22 104 (12.97%) OO
23 103 (12.84%) Data Mining
24 100 (12.47%) Simulink
25 91 (11.35%) Linux
26 78 (9.73%) Project Management
26 78 (9.73%) Signal Processing
27 77 (9.60%) Electronics
28 73 (9.10%) Visualisation

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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
1 115 (14.34%) SAS
2 29 (3.62%) Apache Pig
3 24 (2.99%) SharePoint
4 16 (2.00%) Tomcat
5 15 (1.87%) SharePoint 2010
6 12 (1.50%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (0.50%) ColdFusion
8 3 (0.37%) Drupal
9 2 (0.25%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 126 (15.71%) SPSS
2 100 (12.47%) Simulink
3 36 (4.49%) MS Excel
4 32 (3.99%) CPLEX
5 28 (3.49%) S-PLUS
6 24 (2.99%) Stata
6 24 (2.99%) Mathematica
7 10 (1.25%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.62%) FastStats
9 4 (0.50%) Stateflow
9 4 (0.50%) TargetLink
10 3 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.37%) Doxygen
10 3 (0.37%) MS Office
11 2 (0.25%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.12%) Weka
12 1 (0.12%) Maple
12 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
12 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (2.00%) Markit EDM
2 9 (1.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 7 (0.87%) Summit
4 3 (0.37%) Kondor+
5 2 (0.25%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.12%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
1 14 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.75%) Wireless
2 10 (1.25%) Internet
3 7 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (0.87%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.75%) Bluetooth
5 5 (0.62%) TETRA
6 4 (0.50%) DECT
7 3 (0.37%) LTE
7 3 (0.37%) NFC
7 3 (0.37%) Firewall
7 3 (0.37%) GSM
8 2 (0.25%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.12%) Profibus
9 1 (0.12%) VLAN
9 1 (0.12%) RFID
9 1 (0.12%) Intranet
9 1 (0.12%) SNMP
9 1 (0.12%) SMS
9 1 (0.12%) ATM
9 1 (0.12%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (19.45%) Hadoop
2 151 (18.83%) Big Data
3 103 (12.84%) Data Mining
4 68 (8.48%) Relational Database
5 56 (6.98%) SQL Server
6 49 (6.11%) Mahout
7 26 (3.24%) Apache Hive
8 25 (3.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 25 (3.12%) QlikView
9 22 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
10 19 (2.37%) NoSQL
11 17 (2.12%) MySQL
12 16 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 15 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (1.37%) RDBMS
15 10 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
15 10 (1.25%) RapidMiner
16 8 (1.00%) KDB
17 6 (0.75%) Text Mining
17 6 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 53 (6.61%) Rational DOORS
2 30 (3.74%) Git (software)
2 30 (3.74%) Rational Rhapsody
3 29 (3.62%) LabVIEW
4 28 (3.49%) Subversion
5 24 (2.99%) Visual Studio
6 22 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (2.00%) Moq
7 16 (2.00%) NUnit
7 16 (2.00%) Jenkins
8 15 (1.87%) MSBuild
8 15 (1.87%) CruiseControl
9 12 (1.50%) Eclipse
10 8 (1.00%) Ant
10 8 (1.00%) ClearCase
11 7 (0.87%) Maven
11 7 (0.87%) Bugzilla
12 6 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (0.62%) CMake
14 2 (0.25%) JIRA
General
1 208 (25.94%) Finance
2 77 (9.60%) Electronics
3 62 (7.73%) Marketing
4 58 (7.23%) Retail
5 53 (6.61%) Military
6 45 (5.61%) Aerospace
7 44 (5.49%) Automotive
8 42 (5.24%) Manufacturing
9 41 (5.11%) Games
10 36 (4.49%) Telecoms
11 30 (3.74%) Financial Institution
12 27 (3.37%) Banking
13 23 (2.87%) Front Office
14 14 (1.75%) Investment Banking
15 12 (1.50%) Avionics
16 9 (1.12%) Law
17 6 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
17 6 (0.75%) Advertising
18 5 (0.62%) Legal
19 2 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 186 (23.19%) Developer
2 136 (16.96%) Data Scientist
3 135 (16.83%) Analyst
4 78 (9.73%) Software Engineer
5 67 (8.35%) Systems Engineer
6 61 (7.61%) Consultant
7 50 (6.23%) Graduate
8 45 (5.61%) Statistician
9 42 (5.24%) Data Analyst
10 38 (4.74%) Research Engineer
11 34 (4.24%) C# Developer
12 28 (3.49%) C++ Developer
13 27 (3.37%) Principal Engineer
14 23 (2.87%) Java Developer
14 23 (2.87%) Computer Engineer
15 22 (2.74%) Software Developer
16 21 (2.62%) Junior
17 20 (2.49%) Python Developer
17 20 (2.49%) Senior Developer
18 19 (2.37%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (14.71%) .NET
2 68 (8.48%) MapReduce
3 48 (5.99%) HTML
4 41 (5.11%) ASP.NET
5 36 (4.49%) WPF
6 31 (3.87%) HTML5
7 30 (3.74%) CSS
7 30 (3.74%) .NET Framework
7 30 (3.74%) NumPy
8 28 (3.49%) WCF
9 27 (3.37%) SciPy
10 25 (3.12%) CSS3
11 22 (2.74%) OpenCV
12 21 (2.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (2.49%) jQuery
13 20 (2.49%) WinForms
13 20 (2.49%) XML
13 20 (2.49%) J2EE
13 20 (2.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 18 (2.24%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 294 (36.66%) Mathematics
2 193 (24.06%) Physics
3 171 (21.32%) Computer Science
4 123 (15.34%) Statistics
5 73 (9.10%) Visualisation
6 45 (5.61%) Neural Network
7 40 (4.99%) Economics
8 39 (4.86%) Equities
9 37 (4.61%) Credit Risk
9 37 (4.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 37 (4.61%) VHDL
9 37 (4.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 34 (4.24%) Applied Mathematics
11 29 (3.62%) Digital Media
11 29 (3.62%) Fixed Income
12 27 (3.37%) Hedge funds
13 25 (3.12%) Firmware
14 23 (2.87%) Embedded Systems
15 20 (2.49%) Derivative
16 16 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 91 (11.35%) Linux
2 65 (8.10%) Windows
3 46 (5.74%) UNIX
4 7 (0.87%) LynxOS
4 7 (0.87%) VxWorks
5 4 (0.50%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.37%) Solaris
7 2 (0.25%) AIX
7 2 (0.25%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.12%) uClinux
8 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (31.67%) Analytics
2 183 (22.82%) Software Engineering
3 127 (15.84%) Data Analysis
4 104 (12.97%) OO
5 78 (9.73%) Project Management
5 78 (9.73%) Signal Processing
6 66 (8.23%) Predictive Modelling
7 60 (7.48%) Validation
7 60 (7.48%) Machine Learning
8 52 (6.48%) Data Modelling
8 52 (6.48%) Configuration Management
9 49 (6.11%) UML
9 49 (6.11%) Logistic Regression
10 47 (5.86%) Agile Software Development
11 45 (5.61%) Cluster Analysis
12 42 (5.24%) Multithreading
13 41 (5.11%) Image Processing
13 41 (5.11%) Business Intelligence
13 41 (5.11%) Data Analytics
14 38 (4.74%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 319 (39.78%) C++
2 270 (33.67%) R
3 246 (30.67%) SQL
4 243 (30.30%) Java
5 242 (30.17%) Python
6 202 (25.19%) C#
7 194 (24.19%) C
8 66 (8.23%) VBA
8 66 (8.23%) Scala
9 49 (6.11%) Perl
10 37 (4.61%) PHP
11 34 (4.24%) VB
12 26 (3.24%) JavaScript
13 25 (3.12%) Shell Script
14 15 (1.87%) Ruby
14 15 (1.87%) Erlang
15 14 (1.75%) Fortran
16 12 (1.50%) T-SQL
17 11 (1.37%) Clojure
17 11 (1.37%) VB6
Qualifications
1 309 (38.53%) Degree
2 194 (24.19%) PhD
3 70 (8.73%) Security Cleared
4 22 (2.74%) SC Cleared
5 13 (1.62%) DV Cleared
6 11 (1.37%) CFA
6 11 (1.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 10 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (1.25%) MCP
8 6 (0.75%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.12%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.25%) DO-178B
2 9 (1.12%) JTAG
3 6 (0.75%) QA
3 6 (0.75%) Dodd-Frank
4 5 (0.62%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.37%) EMIR
5 3 (0.37%) Basel III
6 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.12%) ARP4754
7 1 (0.12%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.12%) TickIT
7 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 12207
7 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
7 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (1.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 54 (6.73%) Oracle
2 27 (3.37%) IBM
3 22 (2.74%) Microsoft
4 20 (2.49%) Bloomberg
5 16 (2.00%) Tableau
6 15 (1.87%) Sitecore
7 13 (1.62%) MathWorks
8 12 (1.50%) MKS
9 9 (1.12%) Xilinx
9 9 (1.12%) Ab Initio
9 9 (1.12%) Cognos
9 9 (1.12%) Business Objects
9 9 (1.12%) Informatica
10 8 (1.00%) Sybase
11 7 (0.87%) BT
11 7 (0.87%) Murex
11 7 (0.87%) HP
11 7 (0.87%) Calypso
12 5 (0.62%) Google
12 5 (0.62%) Alterian
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leicestershire
Proteus Europe
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £36000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Falmouth, Cornwall
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 to £200000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Relocation
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £47000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - generous benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Santander
Salary: competitve
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago