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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 553 576 525
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -51
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 379 308 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.28% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 0.54% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 310 247 360
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £90,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £41,250 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.84% +13.01%

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
59934 57231 62888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.16% 52.66% 53.67%
Number of salaries quoted 50259 49201 55232
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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 22 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 22 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 +18 355 £46,000 -8.00% 71
London +26 192 £55,000 +4.76% 23
South East +3 69 £42,875 +10.64% 16
City of London -26 61 £70,000 +40.00% 4
East of England +16 53 £40,000 +14.28% 14
Cambridgeshire +14 42 £38,750 +10.71% 12
Cambridge +13 40 £36,250 +3.57% 12
Surrey +20 30 £43,250 -3.88% 5
South West -14 17 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Guildford +22 14 £42,875 -34.03%
Hampshire +2 14 £30,000 -33.33% 2
Oxfordshire +11 11 £36,250 +31.81% 6
Oxford +11 11 £36,250 -23.68% 6
Somerset -16 8 £38,750 +55.00%
East Midlands - 8 £40,000 - 4
Southampton - 8 £30,000 -
Middlesex +5 7 £50,000 +81.81% 1
Yorkshire -33 5 £46,000 +41.53%
Leicestershire - 5 £40,000 - 1
Scotland -15 4 £45,000 +3.44% 1
West Midlands -42 4 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Leicester - 4 £40,000 - 1
Yeovil - 4 £27,000 -
Bath - 4 £50,000 -
Berkshire -6 3 £25,000 -58.33% 1
Wiltshire -7 3 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Hertfordshire -12 3 £50,000 +81.81%
Suffolk - 3 £45,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 3 £46,000 -
Basingstoke - 3 - -

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 322 (39.90%) C++
2 302 (37.42%) Degree
3 292 (36.18%) Mathematics
4 282 (34.94%) R
5 260 (32.22%) Python
6 258 (31.97%) Analytics
7 249 (30.86%) Java
7 249 (30.86%) SQL
8 210 (26.02%) C#
9 209 (25.90%) Finance
10 196 (24.29%) Physics
11 193 (23.92%) Software Engineering
12 189 (23.42%) C
13 188 (23.30%) PhD
14 177 (21.93%) Computer Science
15 159 (19.70%) Big Data
16 158 (19.58%) Hadoop
17 136 (16.85%) Data Analysis
18 127 (15.74%) .NET
19 125 (15.49%) Statistics
20 122 (15.12%) SPSS
21 118 (14.62%) OO
22 116 (14.37%) SAS
23 106 (13.14%) Simulink
24 104 (12.89%) Linux
25 98 (12.14%) Data Mining
26 82 (10.16%) Project Management
27 79 (9.79%) Signal Processing
28 74 (9.17%) Windows
29 71 (8.80%) Electronics

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 116 (14.37%) SAS
2 32 (3.97%) Apache Pig
3 26 (3.22%) SharePoint
4 16 (1.98%) Tomcat
5 15 (1.86%) SharePoint 2010
6 12 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (0.62%) Drupal
8 4 (0.50%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.12%) Lync
9 1 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 122 (15.12%) SPSS
2 106 (13.14%) Simulink
3 42 (5.20%) MS Excel
4 30 (3.72%) S-PLUS
5 29 (3.59%) CPLEX
6 25 (3.10%) Stata
7 24 (2.97%) Mathematica
8 10 (1.24%) MS Visio
9 7 (0.87%) MS Office
10 5 (0.62%) Stateflow
11 4 (0.50%) TargetLink
12 3 (0.37%) Doxygen
12 3 (0.37%) FastStats
12 3 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
13 2 (0.25%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.12%) Maple
14 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
14 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (1.98%) Markit EDM
2 9 (1.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 6 (0.74%) Summit
4 2 (0.25%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.25%) Kondor+
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.49%) Wireless
2 11 (1.36%) Internet
3 10 (1.24%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (0.74%) Bluetooth
6 5 (0.62%) TETRA
6 5 (0.62%) ATM
6 5 (0.62%) SNMP
6 5 (0.62%) Intranet
7 4 (0.50%) DECT
8 3 (0.37%) LTE
8 3 (0.37%) NFC
8 3 (0.37%) Firewall
8 3 (0.37%) GSM
9 2 (0.25%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.12%) Profibus
10 1 (0.12%) VLAN
10 1 (0.12%) RFID
10 1 (0.12%) SMS
10 1 (0.12%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (19.70%) Big Data
2 158 (19.58%) Hadoop
3 98 (12.14%) Data Mining
4 66 (8.18%) Relational Database
5 59 (7.31%) SQL Server
6 48 (5.95%) Mahout
7 28 (3.47%) QlikView
8 27 (3.35%) Apache Hive
8 27 (3.35%) NoSQL
9 25 (3.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 21 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
11 19 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (2.11%) MySQL
13 15 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (1.24%) RapidMiner
15 9 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (1.12%) RDBMS
16 8 (0.99%) MongoDB
17 6 (0.74%) Text Mining
18 5 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 48 (5.95%) Rational DOORS
2 30 (3.72%) Git (software)
3 28 (3.47%) Subversion
3 28 (3.47%) LabVIEW
4 27 (3.35%) Rational Rhapsody
5 26 (3.22%) Visual Studio
6 22 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
7 20 (2.48%) Jenkins
8 19 (2.35%) NUnit
9 16 (1.98%) Moq
10 15 (1.86%) CruiseControl
10 15 (1.86%) MSBuild
11 12 (1.49%) Eclipse
12 8 (0.99%) ClearCase
12 8 (0.99%) Ant
13 7 (0.87%) Maven
13 7 (0.87%) Bugzilla
14 6 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 5 (0.62%) CMake
16 2 (0.25%) JIRA
General
1 209 (25.90%) Finance
2 71 (8.80%) Electronics
3 61 (7.56%) Marketing
4 58 (7.19%) Retail
5 52 (6.44%) Military
6 44 (5.45%) Aerospace
7 43 (5.33%) Automotive
8 40 (4.96%) Manufacturing
9 39 (4.83%) Games
10 37 (4.58%) Telecoms
11 32 (3.97%) Financial Institution
12 31 (3.84%) Banking
13 21 (2.60%) Front Office
14 16 (1.98%) Avionics
15 14 (1.73%) Investment Banking
16 9 (1.12%) Law
17 6 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
18 5 (0.62%) Advertising
18 5 (0.62%) Legal
19 2 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 191 (23.67%) Developer
2 138 (17.10%) Data Scientist
3 131 (16.23%) Analyst
4 80 (9.91%) Software Engineer
5 62 (7.68%) Systems Engineer
6 59 (7.31%) Consultant
7 56 (6.94%) Graduate
8 46 (5.70%) Statistician
9 42 (5.20%) Data Analyst
10 38 (4.71%) Research Engineer
11 36 (4.46%) C# Developer
12 26 (3.22%) Principal Engineer
13 25 (3.10%) Software Developer
14 23 (2.85%) C++ Developer
15 21 (2.60%) Computer Engineer
16 20 (2.48%) Junior
16 20 (2.48%) Python Developer
17 19 (2.35%) C# .NET Developer
17 19 (2.35%) Senior Developer
18 18 (2.23%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (15.74%) .NET
2 50 (6.20%) HTML
3 45 (5.58%) ASP.NET
4 39 (4.83%) WPF
5 37 (4.58%) Cascading
6 33 (4.09%) CSS
7 32 (3.97%) .NET Framework
7 32 (3.97%) HTML5
8 31 (3.84%) WCF
9 29 (3.59%) NumPy
10 26 (3.22%) CSS3
11 25 (3.10%) SciPy
12 21 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (2.60%) jQuery
12 21 (2.60%) J2EE
13 20 (2.48%) XML
13 20 (2.48%) OpenCV
13 20 (2.48%) Natural Language Processing
13 20 (2.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 19 (2.35%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 292 (36.18%) Mathematics
2 196 (24.29%) Physics
3 177 (21.93%) Computer Science
4 125 (15.49%) Statistics
5 69 (8.55%) Visualisation
6 42 (5.20%) Neural Network
7 36 (4.46%) VHDL
7 36 (4.46%) Equities
7 36 (4.46%) Credit Risk
8 35 (4.34%) Economics
9 33 (4.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 30 (3.72%) Applied Mathematics
10 30 (3.72%) Fixed Income
11 26 (3.22%) Digital Media
11 26 (3.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 24 (2.97%) Embedded Systems
13 23 (2.85%) Hedge funds
14 21 (2.60%) Firmware
15 17 (2.11%) Chemistry
16 16 (1.98%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 104 (12.89%) Linux
2 74 (9.17%) Windows
3 48 (5.95%) UNIX
4 7 (0.87%) LynxOS
4 7 (0.87%) VxWorks
5 4 (0.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.25%) AIX
6 2 (0.25%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.12%) uClinux
7 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (31.97%) Analytics
2 193 (23.92%) Software Engineering
3 136 (16.85%) Data Analysis
4 118 (14.62%) OO
5 82 (10.16%) Project Management
6 79 (9.79%) Signal Processing
7 68 (8.43%) MapReduce
8 61 (7.56%) Predictive Modelling
8 61 (7.56%) Machine Learning
9 55 (6.82%) Validation
10 54 (6.69%) Bayesian Methods
11 52 (6.44%) Data Modelling
12 50 (6.20%) Configuration Management
13 46 (5.70%) UML
13 46 (5.70%) Agile Software Development
13 46 (5.70%) Logistic Regression
14 42 (5.20%) Cluster Analysis
14 42 (5.20%) Factor Analysis
15 40 (4.96%) Data Analytics
15 40 (4.96%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 322 (39.90%) C++
2 282 (34.94%) R
3 260 (32.22%) Python
4 249 (30.86%) Java
4 249 (30.86%) SQL
5 210 (26.02%) C#
6 189 (23.42%) C
7 70 (8.67%) Scala
8 61 (7.56%) VBA
9 46 (5.70%) Perl
10 40 (4.96%) PHP
11 29 (3.59%) JavaScript
11 29 (3.59%) VB
12 24 (2.97%) Shell Script
13 19 (2.35%) T-SQL
14 18 (2.23%) Ruby
15 14 (1.73%) Erlang
16 13 (1.61%) Clojure
17 11 (1.36%) VB6
17 11 (1.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 302 (37.42%) Degree
2 188 (23.30%) PhD
3 69 (8.55%) Security Cleared
4 25 (3.10%) SC Cleared
5 16 (1.98%) DV Cleared
6 11 (1.36%) CFA
6 11 (1.36%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 10 (1.24%) MCP
7 10 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (0.99%) Chartered Engineer
9 5 (0.62%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.12%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.73%) DO-178B
2 9 (1.12%) JTAG
3 7 (0.87%) QA
4 5 (0.62%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.62%) Solvency II
4 5 (0.62%) IEC 61508
4 5 (0.62%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.37%) EMIR
6 2 (0.25%) Basel III
7 1 (0.12%) ARP4754
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 16 (1.98%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.12%) Puppet
2 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 61 (7.56%) Oracle
2 25 (3.10%) Microsoft
3 23 (2.85%) IBM
4 18 (2.23%) MathWorks
4 18 (2.23%) Bloomberg
5 15 (1.86%) Sitecore
5 15 (1.86%) Tableau
6 12 (1.49%) Cognos
6 12 (1.49%) Business Objects
6 12 (1.49%) MKS
7 11 (1.36%) Sybase
8 10 (1.24%) BT
9 9 (1.12%) Ab Initio
9 9 (1.12%) Informatica
10 7 (0.87%) Xilinx
10 7 (0.87%) HP
11 6 (0.74%) Murex
11 6 (0.74%) Calypso
12 4 (0.50%) EMC
13 3 (0.37%) Alterian
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £125000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Rewards + Non-
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£45,000 Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 38,000 - 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Thales
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 50,000 plus Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Equity Bonus, Home Work
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 package (DOE)
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Stratospherec
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Car Allowance, Flex Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Salary: £27000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k
Posted: 4 days ago