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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 564 549 479
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -70
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 392 353 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.32% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.61% 0.59% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 361 299 454
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +17.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,750 £79,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
63878 59360 67268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.65% 53.46% 53.52%
Number of salaries quoted 53885 50924 59394
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -12 383 £45,000 -5.26% 85
London -20 199 £62,500 +15.49% 31
South East +26 101 £41,000 +2.50% 7
East of England -30 44 £35,000 -2.77% 25
City of London -29 43 £62,500 - 11
Surrey -10 28 £41,500 +3.75% 1
Oxfordshire +15 27 £40,000 -20.79% 2
West Midlands +13 26 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Cambridgeshire +10 25 £40,000 -20.00% 20
Cambridge +7 22 £35,000 -30.00% 18
Middlesex +24 21 £30,500 -23.75% 1
Hampshire 0 16 £47,500 - 1
Woking - 15 £41,500 - 1
Warwickshire +19 12 £42,500 +30.76%
Southampton - 12 £47,500 - 1
Oxford +12 11 £40,000 -20.79% 2
South West -12 11 £40,000 -27.27% 10
Guildford +5 10 £40,000 -11.11%
Coventry +10 9 £42,500 +13.33%
Hertfordshire -15 8 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Borehamwood -12 7 £30,000 -14.28%
Norfolk +2 5 £37,500 -11.76%
Berkshire 0 5 £42,500 +1.79% 2
Dorset - 5 £44,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +13 4 £37,500 - 2
Canary Wharf +4 4 £60,000 -17.24%
Scotland -24 4 £44,000 +3.52% 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £27,500 -
Worcestershire - 4 £40,000 - 1
Bracknell - 4 £42,500 -

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 321 (43.55%) Degree
2 307 (41.66%) C++
3 217 (29.44%) Python
4 214 (29.04%) Software Engineering
5 212 (28.77%) C
6 189 (25.64%) R
7 183 (24.83%) Mathematics
8 180 (24.42%) Java
9 179 (24.29%) Finance
10 176 (23.88%) SQL
11 157 (21.30%) C#
12 153 (20.76%) Analytics
13 147 (19.95%) PhD
14 140 (19.00%) Computer Science
15 129 (17.50%) Physics
16 119 (16.15%) Simulink
17 117 (15.88%) Electronics
18 104 (14.11%) Linux
19 100 (13.57%) Big Data
20 99 (13.43%) Statistics
21 98 (13.30%) Hadoop
22 94 (12.75%) Data Analysis
23 80 (10.85%) .NET
24 79 (10.72%) OO
25 73 (9.91%) VBA
26 72 (9.77%) Multithreading
26 72 (9.77%) Signal Processing
27 70 (9.50%) SAS
28 69 (9.36%) Security Cleared
29 66 (8.96%) Military

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 70 (9.50%) SAS
2 24 (3.26%) Apache Pig
3 14 (1.90%) Tomcat
4 11 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (1.36%) SharePoint
6 7 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.27%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.14%) CMS
9 1 (0.14%) Drupal
9 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 119 (16.15%) Simulink
2 61 (8.28%) SPSS
3 25 (3.39%) Stata
4 19 (2.58%) Mathematica
5 17 (2.31%) MS Excel
5 17 (2.31%) CPLEX
6 9 (1.22%) Stateflow
7 8 (1.09%) S-PLUS
8 6 (0.81%) MS Office
8 6 (0.81%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.54%) FastStats
11 3 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (0.41%) Doxygen
12 2 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
12 2 (0.27%) GenStat
12 2 (0.27%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.14%) LaTeX
13 1 (0.14%) Weka
13 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 15 (2.04%) Summit
2 8 (1.09%) Kondor+
3 7 (0.95%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.27%) SunGard APT
6 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (0.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.85%) Wireless
2 12 (1.63%) TCP/IP
3 7 (0.95%) SNMP
4 5 (0.68%) Internet
4 5 (0.68%) Bluetooth
4 5 (0.68%) GSM
5 4 (0.54%) NFC
5 4 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (0.54%) GPRS
6 3 (0.41%) Ethernet
6 3 (0.41%) LTE
7 1 (0.14%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.14%) 4G
7 1 (0.14%) IPv4
7 1 (0.14%) IPv6
7 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.14%) HTTP
7 1 (0.14%) 3GPP
7 1 (0.14%) WCDMA
7 1 (0.14%) DECT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (13.57%) Big Data
2 98 (13.30%) Hadoop
3 56 (7.60%) Data Mining
4 47 (6.38%) SQL Server
5 43 (5.83%) Relational Database
6 33 (4.48%) NoSQL
7 32 (4.34%) Apache Hive
8 21 (2.85%) MongoDB
9 19 (2.58%) MySQL
10 18 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (2.44%) RDBMS
11 17 (2.31%) QlikView
12 14 (1.90%) Mahout
13 13 (1.76%) HBase
13 13 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (1.76%) KDB
14 11 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 10 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
16 7 (0.95%) Redis
16 7 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 54 (7.33%) Rational DOORS
2 41 (5.56%) Rational Rhapsody
3 28 (3.80%) LabVIEW
4 19 (2.58%) Git (software)
4 19 (2.58%) Subversion
5 16 (2.17%) Mercurial
6 13 (1.76%) Ant
6 13 (1.76%) Visual Studio
7 11 (1.49%) Eclipse
8 8 (1.09%) Jenkins
9 7 (0.95%) MSBuild
9 7 (0.95%) Moq
9 7 (0.95%) VectorCAST
9 7 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (0.95%) NUnit
9 7 (0.95%) CruiseControl
10 6 (0.81%) ClearCase
11 5 (0.68%) WebStorm
12 4 (0.54%) Maven
12 4 (0.54%) Bugzilla
General
1 179 (24.29%) Finance
2 117 (15.88%) Electronics
3 66 (8.96%) Military
4 45 (6.11%) Aerospace
5 38 (5.16%) Automotive
5 38 (5.16%) Games
6 32 (4.34%) Retail
7 31 (4.21%) Front Office
7 31 (4.21%) Marketing
8 28 (3.80%) Telecoms
9 25 (3.39%) Banking
9 25 (3.39%) Manufacturing
10 15 (2.04%) Investment Banking
11 8 (1.09%) Advertising
12 6 (0.81%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.68%) Law
14 1 (0.14%) Legal
14 1 (0.14%) Avionics
14 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 169 (22.93%) Developer
2 124 (16.82%) Software Engineer
3 114 (15.47%) Analyst
4 77 (10.45%) Data Scientist
5 69 (9.36%) Systems Engineer
6 50 (6.78%) Java Developer
7 44 (5.97%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 43 (5.83%) Graduate
9 39 (5.29%) Data Analyst
10 31 (4.21%) Programmer
11 29 (3.93%) Junior
11 29 (3.93%) Consultant
12 27 (3.66%) C++ Developer
13 25 (3.39%) Electronics Engineer
13 25 (3.39%) Design Engineer
14 24 (3.26%) Embedded C Software Engineer
14 24 (3.26%) C Software Engineer
14 24 (3.26%) Embedded C Engineer
15 21 (2.85%) Principal Engineer
15 21 (2.85%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (10.85%) .NET
2 36 (4.88%) HTML
3 32 (4.34%) ASP.NET
4 28 (3.80%) MapReduce
5 26 (3.53%) CSS
6 23 (3.12%) jQuery
6 23 (3.12%) HTML5
7 21 (2.85%) WPF
7 21 (2.85%) J2EE
8 20 (2.71%) NumPy
9 19 (2.58%) SciPy
10 18 (2.44%) OpenCV
10 18 (2.44%) CSS3
11 17 (2.31%) .NET Framework
12 15 (2.04%) Hibernate
13 14 (1.90%) WCF
13 14 (1.90%) Ajax
13 14 (1.90%) STL
13 14 (1.90%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (1.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 183 (24.83%) Mathematics
2 140 (19.00%) Computer Science
3 129 (17.50%) Physics
4 99 (13.43%) Statistics
5 59 (8.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 57 (7.73%) VHDL
7 54 (7.33%) Visualisation
8 50 (6.78%) Machine Learning
9 44 (5.97%) Equities
10 40 (5.43%) Embedded Systems
10 40 (5.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 36 (4.88%) Derivative
12 35 (4.75%) Hedge funds
13 30 (4.07%) Fixed Income
14 28 (3.80%) Verilog
15 27 (3.66%) Economics
16 26 (3.53%) Neural Network
17 24 (3.26%) Digital Media
18 21 (2.85%) Grid Computing
19 19 (2.58%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 104 (14.11%) Linux
2 49 (6.65%) UNIX
3 30 (4.07%) Windows
4 13 (1.76%) Solaris
5 5 (0.68%) VxWorks
6 4 (0.54%) LynxOS
7 3 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.27%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.27%) AIX
9 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.14%) Android
9 1 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (29.04%) Software Engineering
2 153 (20.76%) Analytics
3 94 (12.75%) Data Analysis
4 79 (10.72%) OO
5 72 (9.77%) Multithreading
5 72 (9.77%) Signal Processing
6 64 (8.68%) Validation
7 42 (5.70%) Project Management
8 41 (5.56%) Data Modelling
8 41 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (5.16%) Configuration Management
9 38 (5.16%) UML
10 36 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
11 32 (4.34%) Requirements Management
11 32 (4.34%) Image Processing
12 29 (3.93%) Predictive Modelling
13 28 (3.80%) TDD
14 24 (3.26%) Quality Management
14 24 (3.26%) Business Analysis
14 24 (3.26%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 307 (41.66%) C++
2 217 (29.44%) Python
3 212 (28.77%) C
4 189 (25.64%) R
5 180 (24.42%) Java
6 176 (23.88%) SQL
7 157 (21.30%) C#
8 73 (9.91%) VBA
9 44 (5.97%) Perl
10 36 (4.88%) VB
11 30 (4.07%) Embedded C
12 29 (3.93%) Assembly Language
13 27 (3.66%) JavaScript
14 24 (3.26%) Shell Script
15 21 (2.85%) Scala
16 19 (2.58%) PHP
17 17 (2.31%) Fortran
18 14 (1.90%) Ada
19 13 (1.76%) Erlang
20 7 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 321 (43.55%) Degree
2 147 (19.95%) PhD
3 69 (9.36%) Security Cleared
4 15 (2.04%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 6 (0.81%) MCP
6 6 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.41%) HND
7 3 (0.41%) CFA
8 2 (0.27%) Chartered Engineer
8 2 (0.27%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.58%) IEC 61508
2 8 (1.09%) DO-178B
2 8 (1.09%) Solvency II
3 7 (0.95%) Dodd-Frank
4 6 (0.81%) DO-254
5 5 (0.68%) Basel III
6 4 (0.54%) QA
6 4 (0.54%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.27%) EMIR
8 1 (0.14%) ARP4754
8 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.14%) TickIT
8 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 12207
8 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
8 1 (0.14%) Basel II
8 1 (0.14%) JTAG
System Software
1 7 (0.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (0.68%) Oozie
2 4 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.14%) Puppet
3 1 (0.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (3.53%) Oracle
2 25 (3.39%) Freescale
3 21 (2.85%) Microsoft
4 20 (2.71%) IBM
5 17 (2.31%) Bloomberg
6 15 (2.04%) Calypso
6 15 (2.04%) Murex
7 14 (1.90%) Xilinx
8 12 (1.63%) EMC
9 10 (1.36%) Tableau
10 9 (1.22%) Cognos
10 9 (1.22%) Business Objects
11 8 (1.09%) Wall Street Systems
11 8 (1.09%) Algorithmics
11 8 (1.09%) OpenLink
11 8 (1.09%) Fidessa
12 7 (0.95%) Sitecore
13 5 (0.68%) HP
13 5 (0.68%) Ab Initio
14 4 (0.54%) Alterian
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £29000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Connectus
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £80k - £120k per annum + 20% Bonus + Beneifts
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Beneifts
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Fusion Experience
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: £35k to £55k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Beneifts
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 to £75000 per annum - Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 to £75000 per annum - Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago