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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 582 588 588
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 337 364 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.31% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.60% 0.61% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 263 297 253
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,250 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +11.61%

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
56594 59188 56799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.17% 50.98% 52.72%
Number of salaries quoted 48428 49637 48856
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 2 September 2015 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 2 September 2015. 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 +7 316 £50,000 +9.89% 72
London +25 191 £57,000 +3.63% 18
South East -49 43 £45,750 +6.39% 21
City of London +3 29 £53,000 -18.46% 5
South West -5 25 £39,000 -13.33% 10
East Midlands +9 22 £35,000 -12.50% 6
East of England -30 18 £43,750 +9.37% 9
Derbyshire 0 17 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Surrey -9 17 £45,000 +4.04%
Dorset - 17 £39,000 - 3
Derby +16 15 £35,000 -12.50% 2
West Midlands +4 13 £50,000 - 7
Cambridgeshire -6 11 £52,500 +35.48% 7
Scotland +8 10 £45,000 - 2
Staffordshire +10 8 - -
Oxfordshire 0 8 £35,000 -2.77% 7
Stafford - 8 - -
Hampshire +11 7 £42,500 +41.66% 2
Oxford -14 7 £35,000 -2.77% 7
Berkshire +11 6 £50,000 +106.18% 1
Woking +6 6 £40,000 -3.61%
Edinburgh +2 6 £31,250 -30.55% 2
Cambridge -15 6 £60,000 +60.00% 7
Weymouth - 6 £39,000 - 1
Leicestershire +8 5 - - 3
Guildford -10 5 £45,000 +4.04%
Newbury - 5 £50,000 -
Essex 0 4 £42,500 +11.84%
Wales - 4 £41,250 -
Wiltshire +2 3 £41,500 -7.77% 4

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

1 315 (46.39%) R
2 297 (43.74%) Python
3 295 (43.45%) Degree
4 294 (43.30%) C++
5 253 (37.26%) SQL
6 241 (35.49%) Analytics
7 239 (35.20%) Mathematics
8 200 (29.46%) Analytical Skills
9 183 (26.95%) Java
10 182 (26.80%) Finance
11 167 (24.59%) C
12 164 (24.15%) Algorithms
13 157 (23.12%) Software Engineering
14 152 (22.39%) SAS
15 150 (22.09%) Statistics
16 148 (21.80%) Computer Science
17 142 (20.91%) Big Data
18 126 (18.56%) Hadoop
19 105 (15.46%) Linux
20 100 (14.73%) PhD
21 90 (13.25%) Simulink
22 86 (12.67%) Machine Learning
23 84 (12.37%) C#
23 84 (12.37%) Agile Software Development
24 83 (12.22%) SPSS
25 78 (11.49%) Data Analysis
26 75 (11.05%) Data Mining
26 75 (11.05%) UML
27 70 (10.31%) Visualisation
28 68 (10.01%) Retail

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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
1 152 (22.39%) SAS
2 37 (5.45%) Apache Pig
3 33 (4.86%) Apache Spark
4 16 (2.36%) Apache
5 8 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (0.74%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.29%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.29%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.15%) Kinematics
8 1 (0.15%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.15%) Node.js
Applications
1 90 (13.25%) Simulink
2 83 (12.22%) SPSS
3 48 (7.07%) MS Excel
4 35 (5.15%) TargetLink
5 32 (4.71%) Mathematica
6 20 (2.95%) MS PowerPoint
7 19 (2.80%) MS Office
8 12 (1.77%) GNU Octave
9 9 (1.33%) Weka
10 8 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
11 6 (0.88%) CPLEX
11 6 (0.88%) S-PLUS
12 5 (0.74%) Stateflow
12 5 (0.74%) MS Project
13 4 (0.59%) Stata
14 3 (0.44%) Gephi
15 1 (0.15%) Maple
15 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
15 1 (0.15%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.59%) RMDS
2 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.29%) Kondor+
2 2 (0.29%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.15%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 1 (0.15%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.03%) GitHub
4 6 (0.88%) SaaS
5 4 (0.59%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.29%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.29%) PaaS
6 2 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.24%) Profibus
2 20 (2.95%) TCP/IP
3 14 (2.06%) Wireless
4 12 (1.77%) Broadband
5 10 (1.47%) LTE
6 8 (1.18%) TETRA
6 8 (1.18%) 3G
7 6 (0.88%) GSM
7 6 (0.88%) 2G
8 5 (0.74%) WiMAX
8 5 (0.74%) Modbus
8 5 (0.74%) LAN
8 5 (0.74%) UMTS
8 5 (0.74%) WLAN
8 5 (0.74%) Ethernet
8 5 (0.74%) DVB
8 5 (0.74%) DAB
9 4 (0.59%) 3GPP
9 4 (0.59%) 4G
10 2 (0.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (20.91%) Big Data
2 126 (18.56%) Hadoop
3 75 (11.05%) Data Mining
4 61 (8.98%) SQL Server
5 54 (7.95%) Apache Hive
6 53 (7.81%) NoSQL
7 27 (3.98%) Relational Database
7 27 (3.98%) MongoDB
8 21 (3.09%) HBase
8 21 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (2.80%) MySQL
10 11 (1.62%) RDBMS
10 11 (1.62%) CouchDB
11 10 (1.47%) Mahout
12 9 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (1.18%) SAS Enterprise Miner
14 7 (1.03%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 33 (4.86%) Git (software)
2 22 (3.24%) Subversion
3 21 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (1.77%) LabVIEW
5 11 (1.62%) NUnit
6 9 (1.33%) Rational Rhapsody
7 8 (1.18%) Maven
8 7 (1.03%) Rational DOORS
8 7 (1.03%) Jenkins
9 6 (0.88%) Visual Studio
10 5 (0.74%) MSTest
10 5 (0.74%) Moq
10 5 (0.74%) MSBuild
11 4 (0.59%) Talend Open Studio
12 3 (0.44%) GCC
12 3 (0.44%) Xcode
13 2 (0.29%) JIRA
13 2 (0.29%) ClearCase
13 2 (0.29%) Redmine
13 2 (0.29%) Mercurial
General
1 182 (26.80%) Finance
2 68 (10.01%) Retail
3 66 (9.72%) Electronics
4 48 (7.07%) Marketing
5 46 (6.77%) Automotive
6 44 (6.48%) Telecoms
7 35 (5.15%) Manufacturing
8 30 (4.42%) Banking
9 28 (4.12%) Games
10 19 (2.80%) Front Office
11 13 (1.91%) Avionics
12 12 (1.77%) Back Office
12 12 (1.77%) Aerospace
13 10 (1.47%) Financial Institution
13 10 (1.47%) Legal
14 9 (1.33%) Investment Banking
15 8 (1.18%) Military
15 8 (1.18%) Advertising
15 8 (1.18%) Law
16 6 (0.88%) French Language
Job Titles
1 153 (22.53%) Data Scientist
2 127 (18.70%) Software Engineer
3 116 (17.08%) Developer
3 116 (17.08%) Analyst
4 57 (8.39%) Data Analyst
5 48 (7.07%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 38 (5.60%) Java Developer
7 31 (4.57%) Senior Software Engineer
8 25 (3.68%) Junior
9 24 (3.53%) Software Developer
10 23 (3.39%) Systems Engineer
11 22 (3.24%) Graduate
12 20 (2.95%) Senior Developer
13 19 (2.80%) C++ Developer
14 16 (2.36%) Quantitative Analyst
15 15 (2.21%) Architect
16 14 (2.06%) C# Developer
16 14 (2.06%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
16 14 (2.06%) Research Engineer
17 13 (1.91%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (8.98%) .NET
2 27 (3.98%) NumPy
3 21 (3.09%) D3.js
4 16 (2.36%) ASP.NET
5 14 (2.06%) XML
6 13 (1.91%) Middleware
7 12 (1.77%) jQuery
7 12 (1.77%) Natural Language Processing
8 11 (1.62%) SciPy
8 11 (1.62%) LINQ
8 11 (1.62%) Spring
9 9 (1.33%) WPF
10 7 (1.03%) .NET Framework
10 7 (1.03%) Web Services
11 6 (0.88%) OpenGL
11 6 (0.88%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (0.88%) OpenMP
11 6 (0.88%) CSS
11 6 (0.88%) Java SE
11 6 (0.88%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 239 (35.20%) Mathematics
2 200 (29.46%) Analytical Skills
3 164 (24.15%) Algorithms
4 150 (22.09%) Statistics
5 148 (21.80%) Computer Science
6 70 (10.31%) Visualisation
7 65 (9.57%) Physics
8 45 (6.63%) Derivative
8 45 (6.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 44 (6.48%) Equities
10 35 (5.15%) Fixed Income
11 34 (5.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 25 (3.68%) Neural Network
13 24 (3.53%) CAN bus
14 23 (3.39%) Telematics
15 22 (3.24%) Embedded Systems
16 18 (2.65%) Market Risk
17 17 (2.50%) VHDL
18 15 (2.21%) Hedge funds
19 12 (1.77%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 105 (15.46%) Linux
2 53 (7.81%) Windows
3 36 (5.30%) UNIX
4 12 (1.77%) Android
5 11 (1.62%) Windows 7
6 8 (1.18%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.59%) Nucleus RTOS
7 4 (0.59%) CentOS
7 4 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.59%) VxWorks
8 3 (0.44%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (35.49%) Analytics
2 157 (23.12%) Software Engineering
3 86 (12.67%) Machine Learning
4 84 (12.37%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (11.49%) Data Analysis
6 75 (11.05%) UML
7 66 (9.72%) OO
8 57 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
9 51 (7.51%) Statistical Analysis
10 50 (7.36%) Statistical Modelling
11 45 (6.63%) Image Processing
12 44 (6.48%) Predictive Modelling
12 44 (6.48%) Signal Processing
13 43 (6.33%) Data Modelling
14 40 (5.89%) E-Commerce
15 35 (5.15%) Validation
16 33 (4.86%) Project Management
17 32 (4.71%) Business Development
18 29 (4.27%) TDD
19 28 (4.12%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 315 (46.39%) R
2 297 (43.74%) Python
3 294 (43.30%) C++
4 253 (37.26%) SQL
5 183 (26.95%) Java
6 167 (24.59%) C
7 84 (12.37%) C#
8 48 (7.07%) Ruby
9 45 (6.63%) VBA
10 44 (6.48%) Scala
11 40 (5.89%) Perl
12 31 (4.57%) JavaScript
12 31 (4.57%) Embedded C
13 27 (3.98%) Assembly Language
14 26 (3.83%) Embedded C++
15 20 (2.95%) Bash Shell
15 20 (2.95%) VB
16 15 (2.21%) PL/SQL
17 12 (1.77%) Clojure
17 12 (1.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 295 (43.45%) Degree
2 100 (14.73%) PhD
3 26 (3.83%) Security Cleared
4 18 (2.65%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.33%) Postgraduate
6 7 (1.03%) PMI Certification
7 5 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.44%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.44%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (0.29%) PMP
10 1 (0.15%) MBA
10 1 (0.15%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.47%) DO-178B
2 7 (1.03%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.59%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.59%) JTAG
4 2 (0.29%) TickIT
4 2 (0.29%) QA
5 1 (0.15%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.15%) EMIR
5 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 43 (6.33%) Firmware
2 5 (0.74%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.74%) Apache Flume
2 5 (0.74%) HDFS
3 2 (0.29%) Docker
3 2 (0.29%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.15%) KVM
4 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (1.77%) OPNET
2 3 (0.44%) Dollar Universe
2 3 (0.44%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (0.29%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.15%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 48 (7.07%) Oracle
2 32 (4.71%) Microsoft
3 21 (3.09%) Tableau
4 18 (2.65%) Alterian
5 14 (2.06%) Bloomberg
6 12 (1.77%) Sybase
6 12 (1.77%) Informatica
6 12 (1.77%) Cloudera
7 10 (1.47%) Cognos
8 9 (1.33%) IBM
8 9 (1.33%) MicroStrategy
8 9 (1.33%) Intel
8 9 (1.33%) Xilinx
9 8 (1.18%) SAP
9 8 (1.18%) Google
10 6 (0.88%) Minitab
10 6 (0.88%) Reuters
10 6 (0.88%) Teradata
10 6 (0.88%) Alteryx
11 5 (0.74%) Splunk
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East London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum benefits + bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £57,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 75,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £95,000
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + PensionBonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + PensionBonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
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Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
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Coventry, Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
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London
Harris Global
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
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City, London
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Salary: £50000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
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