The table below looks at the statistics 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 569 576 522
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -54
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 364 313 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.29% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.61% 0.55% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 297 253 354
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £88,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £38,750 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+11.61% +6.16%

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
59216 56802 62904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.01% 52.73% 53.72%
Number of salaries quoted 49643 48857 55174
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.79%
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 £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 September 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 September 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 +3 340 £45,500 -4.21% 61
London -3 173 £55,000 +2.80% 22
South East +29 76 £43,000 +14.66% 13
East of England +1 53 £40,000 +14.28% 9
City of London -25 51 £65,000 +30.00% 8
Cambridgeshire +8 43 £38,750 +10.71% 8
Cambridge +10 40 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Surrey +19 32 £43,250 -3.88% 4
Guildford +26 16 £43,250 -33.46% 1
South West -21 15 £45,000 +28.57% 8
Oxfordshire +11 14 £36,000 +30.90% 4
Oxford +8 14 £36,000 -24.21% 4
Hampshire +4 14 £30,000 -33.33% 2
Southampton +15 8 £30,000 -
Middlesex +6 8 £50,000 +81.81% 1
East Midlands -4 6 £40,000 +9.58% 3
Somerset -15 6 £50,000 +100.00%
Scotland -11 5 £45,000 +3.44% 2
Yorkshire -34 5 £46,000 +41.53%
Leicestershire - 5 £40,000 - 1
Berkshire -3 4 £24,250 -59.58% 1
Reading -4 4 £24,250 -59.58% 1
West Midlands -39 4 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Leicester - 4 £40,000 - 1
Bath - 4 £50,000 -
Woking +2 3 £41,500 -
Bristol -3 3 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Staffordshire -5 3 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Wiltshire -8 3 £45,000 +50.00% 3
North Yorkshire - 3 £46,000 -

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 314 (39.50%) C++
2 294 (36.98%) Degree
3 288 (36.23%) Mathematics
4 278 (34.97%) R
5 259 (32.58%) Python
6 257 (32.33%) Analytics
7 251 (31.57%) SQL
8 246 (30.94%) Java
9 207 (26.04%) Finance
10 206 (25.91%) C#
11 194 (24.40%) Physics
12 193 (24.28%) Software Engineering
13 189 (23.77%) C
13 189 (23.77%) PhD
14 176 (22.14%) Computer Science
15 157 (19.75%) Big Data
16 156 (19.62%) Hadoop
17 135 (16.98%) Data Analysis
18 128 (16.10%) .NET
19 126 (15.85%) Statistics
20 123 (15.47%) SPSS
21 116 (14.59%) SAS
22 114 (14.34%) OO
23 105 (13.21%) Linux
24 104 (13.08%) Simulink
25 96 (12.08%) Data Mining
26 83 (10.44%) Project Management
27 82 (10.31%) Signal Processing
28 74 (9.31%) Windows
29 70 (8.81%) Security Cleared

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 116 (14.59%) SAS
2 32 (4.03%) Apache Pig
3 24 (3.02%) SharePoint
4 16 (2.01%) Tomcat
5 13 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
6 12 (1.51%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (0.63%) Drupal
8 4 (0.50%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.13%) Lync
Applications
1 123 (15.47%) SPSS
2 104 (13.08%) Simulink
3 40 (5.03%) MS Excel
4 30 (3.77%) S-PLUS
5 28 (3.52%) CPLEX
6 27 (3.40%) Stata
7 25 (3.14%) Mathematica
8 10 (1.26%) MS Visio
9 7 (0.88%) MS Office
10 5 (0.63%) Stateflow
11 4 (0.50%) TargetLink
12 3 (0.38%) Doxygen
12 3 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
12 3 (0.38%) FastStats
13 1 (0.13%) Maple
13 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
13 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (1.76%) Markit EDM
2 9 (1.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 6 (0.75%) Summit
4 2 (0.25%) Kondor+
4 2 (0.25%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.51%) Wireless
2 11 (1.38%) Internet
2 11 (1.38%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (0.63%) TETRA
4 5 (0.63%) SNMP
4 5 (0.63%) Intranet
4 5 (0.63%) ATM
4 5 (0.63%) Bluetooth
5 4 (0.50%) DECT
6 3 (0.38%) GSM
6 3 (0.38%) LTE
6 3 (0.38%) Firewall
7 2 (0.25%) NFC
8 1 (0.13%) RFID
8 1 (0.13%) Profibus
8 1 (0.13%) Software-Defined Radio
8 1 (0.13%) VLAN
8 1 (0.13%) SMS
8 1 (0.13%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (19.75%) Big Data
2 156 (19.62%) Hadoop
3 96 (12.08%) Data Mining
4 64 (8.05%) Relational Database
5 58 (7.30%) SQL Server
6 48 (6.04%) Mahout
7 27 (3.40%) NoSQL
7 27 (3.40%) Apache Hive
7 27 (3.40%) QlikView
8 23 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 21 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
10 19 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (2.14%) MySQL
12 13 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (1.01%) RDBMS
13 8 (1.01%) MongoDB
13 8 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (0.75%) Text Mining
15 4 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 4 (0.50%) KDB
Development Applications
1 43 (5.41%) Rational DOORS
2 28 (3.52%) Git (software)
3 26 (3.27%) Subversion
3 26 (3.27%) LabVIEW
3 26 (3.27%) Rational Rhapsody
4 24 (3.02%) Visual Studio
5 20 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (2.26%) NUnit
6 18 (2.26%) Jenkins
7 14 (1.76%) Moq
8 13 (1.64%) CruiseControl
8 13 (1.64%) MSBuild
9 12 (1.51%) Eclipse
10 8 (1.01%) Ant
11 7 (0.88%) ClearCase
11 7 (0.88%) Bugzilla
11 7 (0.88%) Maven
12 6 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (0.63%) CMake
14 2 (0.25%) JIRA
General
1 207 (26.04%) Finance
2 69 (8.68%) Electronics
3 60 (7.55%) Marketing
4 59 (7.42%) Retail
5 50 (6.29%) Military
6 42 (5.28%) Aerospace
6 42 (5.28%) Automotive
7 40 (5.03%) Telecoms
7 40 (5.03%) Manufacturing
8 38 (4.78%) Games
9 33 (4.15%) Financial Institution
10 32 (4.03%) Banking
11 19 (2.39%) Front Office
12 16 (2.01%) Avionics
13 13 (1.64%) Investment Banking
14 8 (1.01%) Law
15 6 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.63%) Advertising
16 5 (0.63%) Legal
17 2 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 187 (23.52%) Developer
2 138 (17.36%) Data Scientist
3 130 (16.35%) Analyst
4 79 (9.94%) Software Engineer
5 58 (7.30%) Consultant
5 58 (7.30%) Systems Engineer
6 55 (6.92%) Graduate
7 46 (5.79%) Statistician
8 40 (5.03%) Data Analyst
8 40 (5.03%) Research Engineer
9 33 (4.15%) C# Developer
10 28 (3.52%) Software Developer
11 26 (3.27%) Principal Engineer
12 22 (2.77%) C++ Developer
13 20 (2.52%) Computer Engineer
14 19 (2.39%) Senior Developer
15 18 (2.26%) Junior
15 18 (2.26%) Python Developer
16 17 (2.14%) Java Developer
16 17 (2.14%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (16.10%) .NET
2 48 (6.04%) HTML
3 44 (5.53%) ASP.NET
4 38 (4.78%) WPF
5 37 (4.65%) Cascading
6 31 (3.90%) CSS
7 30 (3.77%) .NET Framework
7 30 (3.77%) HTML5
8 29 (3.65%) WCF
9 28 (3.52%) NumPy
10 24 (3.02%) CSS3
11 23 (2.89%) SciPy
12 21 (2.64%) J2EE
13 20 (2.52%) XML
13 20 (2.52%) Natural Language Processing
14 19 (2.39%) OpenCV
14 19 (2.39%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (2.39%) jQuery
14 19 (2.39%) WinForms
15 18 (2.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 288 (36.23%) Mathematics
2 194 (24.40%) Physics
3 176 (22.14%) Computer Science
4 126 (15.85%) Statistics
5 68 (8.55%) Visualisation
6 41 (5.16%) Neural Network
7 36 (4.53%) VHDL
7 36 (4.53%) Credit Risk
8 35 (4.40%) Equities
9 34 (4.28%) Economics
10 31 (3.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 30 (3.77%) Fixed Income
12 29 (3.65%) Applied Mathematics
13 25 (3.14%) Digital Media
13 25 (3.14%) Embedded Systems
14 24 (3.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 21 (2.64%) Hedge funds
16 20 (2.52%) Firmware
17 17 (2.14%) Chemistry
17 17 (2.14%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 105 (13.21%) Linux
2 74 (9.31%) Windows
3 48 (6.04%) UNIX
4 7 (0.88%) VxWorks
4 7 (0.88%) LynxOS
5 4 (0.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.25%) AIX
6 2 (0.25%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.13%) uClinux
7 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (32.33%) Analytics
2 193 (24.28%) Software Engineering
3 135 (16.98%) Data Analysis
4 114 (14.34%) OO
5 83 (10.44%) Project Management
6 82 (10.31%) Signal Processing
7 69 (8.68%) MapReduce
8 59 (7.42%) Predictive Modelling
8 59 (7.42%) Machine Learning
9 53 (6.67%) Bayesian Methods
10 52 (6.54%) Data Modelling
10 52 (6.54%) Validation
11 46 (5.79%) Configuration Management
12 45 (5.66%) Logistic Regression
13 43 (5.41%) UML
14 41 (5.16%) Business Intelligence
14 41 (5.16%) Cluster Analysis
14 41 (5.16%) Data Analytics
14 41 (5.16%) Multithreading
14 41 (5.16%) Factor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 314 (39.50%) C++
2 278 (34.97%) R
3 259 (32.58%) Python
4 251 (31.57%) SQL
5 246 (30.94%) Java
6 206 (25.91%) C#
7 189 (23.77%) C
8 69 (8.68%) Scala
9 59 (7.42%) VBA
10 46 (5.79%) Perl
11 40 (5.03%) PHP
12 30 (3.77%) JavaScript
13 25 (3.14%) VB
14 24 (3.02%) Shell Script
15 19 (2.39%) Ruby
15 19 (2.39%) T-SQL
16 13 (1.64%) Erlang
16 13 (1.64%) Clojure
17 11 (1.38%) PowerShell
18 10 (1.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 294 (36.98%) Degree
2 189 (23.77%) PhD
3 70 (8.81%) Security Cleared
4 25 (3.14%) SC Cleared
5 17 (2.14%) DV Cleared
6 11 (1.38%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 11 (1.38%) CFA
7 9 (1.13%) Chartered Engineer
8 8 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (1.01%) MCP
9 5 (0.63%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.76%) DO-178B
2 9 (1.13%) JTAG
3 7 (0.88%) QA
4 6 (0.75%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.63%) Solvency II
5 5 (0.63%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.63%) IEC 61508
6 3 (0.38%) EMIR
7 2 (0.25%) Basel III
8 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.13%) TickIT
8 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 12207
8 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
System Software
1 14 (1.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 63 (7.92%) Oracle
2 24 (3.02%) Microsoft
3 22 (2.77%) IBM
4 19 (2.39%) MathWorks
5 18 (2.26%) Bloomberg
6 15 (1.89%) Tableau
7 14 (1.76%) Business Objects
8 13 (1.64%) Cognos
8 13 (1.64%) Sitecore
9 12 (1.51%) Sybase
10 11 (1.38%) MKS
11 10 (1.26%) RapidMiner
12 9 (1.13%) BT
12 9 (1.13%) Informatica
12 9 (1.13%) Ab Initio
13 7 (0.88%) HP
13 7 (0.88%) Xilinx
14 6 (0.75%) Murex
14 6 (0.75%) Calypso
15 4 (0.50%) EMC
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-35k
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 to £70000 per annum - + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 to £70000 per annum - Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Thales
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 50,000 plus Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Tring, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
MLG Partners
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
MLG Partners
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
MLG Partners
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
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London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £125000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Rewards + Non-
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