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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 592 564 611
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +47
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 322 396 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.34% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.57% 0.66% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 252 332 231
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,500 £72,500 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
56013 60307 57062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.24% 51.54% 52.54%
Number of salaries quoted 47705 51135 48928
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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 3 August 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 3 August 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 -38 296 £47,500 - 81
London -19 172 £57,500 -4.16% 24
South East -23 34 £47,500 +9.82% 27
City of London -5 33 £46,000 -36.55% 4
East Midlands +23 28 £35,000 -17.64% 5
South West -4 20 £37,500 +22.95% 9
Derbyshire +6 19 £35,000 -22.22% 4
East of England -16 19 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Derby +16 17 £35,000 -22.22% 4
West Midlands +4 15 £50,000 +53.84% 10
Surrey -2 14 £45,000 +4.04% 6
Dorset +21 13 £37,500 - 7
Cambridgeshire -16 10 £36,000 -8.28% 3
Woking +25 9 £40,000 -15.78%
Staffordshire - 8 - - 1
Berkshire +14 7 £50,000 +57.48% 4
Scotland +11 7 £45,000 - 1
Stafford - 7 - -
Leicestershire +16 6 - -
Hampshire +2 5 £57,500 +65.46% 7
Edinburgh +4 4 £40,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +3 4 £41,250 +25.95% 6
Essex 0 4 £42,500 +11.84%
North West - 4 £110,000 -
Weymouth - 4 £39,000 - 1
Newbury - 4 £48,750 - 2
Yorkshire +5 3 £32,500 -29.34% 1
Hertfordshire -4 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Reading -4 3 £45,000 +80.00% 1
Cambridge -12 3 £34,250 -11.03% 3

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 326 (46.31%) R
2 314 (44.60%) Python
3 311 (44.18%) C++
4 308 (43.75%) Degree
5 279 (39.63%) SQL
6 257 (36.51%) Analytics
7 245 (34.80%) Mathematics
8 203 (28.84%) Analytical Skills
9 186 (26.42%) Java
10 176 (25.00%) C
11 171 (24.29%) Finance
12 168 (23.86%) Software Engineering
13 165 (23.44%) Computer Science
14 154 (21.88%) Statistics
14 154 (21.88%) Algorithms
15 150 (21.31%) SAS
16 143 (20.31%) Big Data
17 117 (16.62%) Hadoop
18 108 (15.34%) PhD
19 104 (14.77%) Linux
20 92 (13.07%) SPSS
21 91 (12.93%) Simulink
22 87 (12.36%) Agile Software Development
22 87 (12.36%) Machine Learning
23 85 (12.07%) Data Analysis
24 81 (11.51%) Visualisation
25 79 (11.22%) UML
26 77 (10.94%) C#
27 71 (10.09%) OO
27 71 (10.09%) Electronics

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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
1 150 (21.31%) SAS
2 39 (5.54%) Apache Pig
3 31 (4.40%) Apache Spark
4 12 (1.70%) Apache
5 7 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (0.57%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.43%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.43%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.14%) Kinematics
8 1 (0.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 92 (13.07%) SPSS
2 91 (12.93%) Simulink
3 42 (5.97%) MS Excel
4 38 (5.40%) TargetLink
5 28 (3.98%) Mathematica
6 21 (2.98%) MS PowerPoint
7 16 (2.27%) MS Office
8 8 (1.14%) Stateflow
9 7 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
10 6 (0.85%) CPLEX
10 6 (0.85%) S-PLUS
10 6 (0.85%) Weka
10 6 (0.85%) GNU Octave
11 5 (0.71%) MS Project
11 5 (0.71%) Stata
12 4 (0.57%) Final Cut Pro
13 3 (0.43%) Abaqus
13 3 (0.43%) Gephi
14 1 (0.14%) Maple
14 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.57%) RMDS
2 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.28%) Kondor+
2 2 (0.28%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 2 (0.28%) Unica
2 2 (0.28%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.85%) SaaS
3 5 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.57%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.28%) PaaS
5 2 (0.28%) GitHub
5 2 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.41%) Profibus
2 16 (2.27%) TCP/IP
3 14 (1.99%) Broadband
4 12 (1.70%) Wireless
5 10 (1.42%) LTE
6 9 (1.28%) 3G
7 7 (0.99%) Modbus
8 6 (0.85%) WLAN
8 6 (0.85%) GSM
8 6 (0.85%) 2G
9 5 (0.71%) TETRA
9 5 (0.71%) WiMAX
9 5 (0.71%) DVB
9 5 (0.71%) DAB
9 5 (0.71%) LAN
9 5 (0.71%) UMTS
10 4 (0.57%) 3GPP
10 4 (0.57%) 4G
11 3 (0.43%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (20.31%) Big Data
2 117 (16.62%) Hadoop
3 64 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 61 (8.66%) Data Mining
5 57 (8.10%) NoSQL
6 52 (7.39%) Apache Hive
7 28 (3.98%) MongoDB
8 24 (3.41%) MySQL
8 24 (3.41%) Relational Database
9 23 (3.27%) HBase
10 19 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 18 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 16 (2.27%) CouchDB
13 16 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
14 14 (1.99%) QlikView
15 11 (1.56%) RDBMS
15 11 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
15 11 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
16 10 (1.42%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 28 (3.98%) Git (software)
2 21 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (2.84%) Subversion
4 12 (1.70%) LabVIEW
5 10 (1.42%) NUnit
6 8 (1.14%) Maven
7 7 (0.99%) Rational DOORS
7 7 (0.99%) Rational Rhapsody
8 6 (0.85%) Jenkins
9 5 (0.71%) Talend Open Studio
9 5 (0.71%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.28%) ClearCase
10 2 (0.28%) JIRA
10 2 (0.28%) Redmine
10 2 (0.28%) VectorCAST
11 1 (0.14%) Yeoman
11 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 171 (24.29%) Finance
2 71 (10.09%) Electronics
3 66 (9.38%) Retail
4 48 (6.82%) Marketing
5 46 (6.53%) Telecoms
6 45 (6.39%) Automotive
7 40 (5.68%) Manufacturing
8 34 (4.83%) Games
9 26 (3.69%) Banking
10 20 (2.84%) Front Office
11 12 (1.70%) Law
11 12 (1.70%) Legal
11 12 (1.70%) Avionics
12 10 (1.42%) Back Office
12 10 (1.42%) Aerospace
13 9 (1.28%) Financial Institution
14 8 (1.14%) Investment Banking
15 7 (0.99%) Military
16 6 (0.85%) Advertising
17 5 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 148 (21.02%) Data Scientist
2 143 (20.31%) Software Engineer
3 128 (18.18%) Analyst
4 121 (17.19%) Developer
5 61 (8.66%) Data Analyst
6 50 (7.10%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 35 (4.97%) Java Developer
8 30 (4.26%) Software Developer
9 28 (3.98%) Senior Software Engineer
10 27 (3.84%) Graduate
10 27 (3.84%) Junior
11 24 (3.41%) Research Engineer
12 23 (3.27%) Systems Engineer
13 22 (3.13%) Senior Developer
14 20 (2.84%) Senior Analyst
15 19 (2.70%) C++ Developer
16 18 (2.56%) C# Developer
17 16 (2.27%) Architect
18 15 (2.13%) Consultant
18 15 (2.13%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (8.24%) .NET
2 25 (3.55%) NumPy
3 24 (3.41%) D3.js
4 21 (2.98%) ASP.NET
5 19 (2.70%) XML
6 17 (2.41%) jQuery
7 16 (2.27%) Middleware
8 10 (1.42%) CSS
8 10 (1.42%) LINQ
8 10 (1.42%) Natural Language Processing
8 10 (1.42%) AngularJS
9 9 (1.28%) Spring
10 7 (0.99%) Web Services
10 7 (0.99%) SciPy
11 6 (0.85%) scikit-learn
11 6 (0.85%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (0.85%) Java SE
11 6 (0.85%) J2EE
12 5 (0.71%) OpenGL
13 4 (0.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 245 (34.80%) Mathematics
2 203 (28.84%) Analytical Skills
3 165 (23.44%) Computer Science
4 154 (21.88%) Algorithms
4 154 (21.88%) Statistics
5 81 (11.51%) Visualisation
6 62 (8.81%) Physics
7 41 (5.82%) Derivative
8 39 (5.54%) Equities
9 38 (5.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 33 (4.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 32 (4.55%) Fixed Income
12 26 (3.69%) Neural Network
13 25 (3.55%) Embedded Systems
13 25 (3.55%) CAN bus
14 23 (3.27%) Telematics
15 15 (2.13%) Market Risk
15 15 (2.13%) VHDL
16 14 (1.99%) Management Information System
17 12 (1.70%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 104 (14.77%) Linux
2 62 (8.81%) Windows
3 32 (4.55%) UNIX
4 16 (2.27%) Android
4 16 (2.27%) Windows 7
5 13 (1.85%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.57%) Nucleus RTOS
6 4 (0.57%) CentOS
6 4 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.43%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.43%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (36.51%) Analytics
2 168 (23.86%) Software Engineering
3 87 (12.36%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (12.36%) Machine Learning
4 85 (12.07%) Data Analysis
5 79 (11.22%) UML
6 71 (10.09%) OO
7 67 (9.52%) Statistical Analysis
8 65 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
9 51 (7.24%) Statistical Modelling
10 49 (6.96%) Image Processing
11 45 (6.39%) E-Commerce
12 44 (6.25%) Data Modelling
13 43 (6.11%) Signal Processing
13 43 (6.11%) Predictive Modelling
14 37 (5.26%) Project Management
15 36 (5.11%) Bayesian Methods
16 32 (4.55%) Business Development
17 31 (4.40%) Validation
17 31 (4.40%) CHAID
Programming Languages
1 326 (46.31%) R
2 314 (44.60%) Python
3 311 (44.18%) C++
4 279 (39.63%) SQL
5 186 (26.42%) Java
6 176 (25.00%) C
7 77 (10.94%) C#
8 59 (8.38%) Ruby
9 47 (6.68%) Perl
10 40 (5.68%) Scala
11 38 (5.40%) VBA
12 29 (4.12%) JavaScript
13 27 (3.84%) Embedded C
14 26 (3.69%) Embedded C++
14 26 (3.69%) Assembly Language
15 22 (3.13%) Bash Shell
16 20 (2.84%) VB
17 15 (2.13%) PL/SQL
18 14 (1.99%) Clojure
19 10 (1.42%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 308 (43.75%) Degree
2 108 (15.34%) PhD
3 20 (2.84%) Security Cleared
4 12 (1.70%) Postgraduate
4 12 (1.70%) SC Cleared
5 7 (0.99%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.57%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (0.28%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.28%) PMP
8 1 (0.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.99%) QA
2 6 (0.85%) DO-178B
3 5 (0.71%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.71%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.43%) TickIT
5 2 (0.28%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.14%) EMIR
6 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.14%) JTAG
6 1 (0.14%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 41 (5.82%) Firmware
2 10 (1.42%) HDFS
3 5 (0.71%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.28%) Docker
5 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 14 (1.99%) OPNET
2 3 (0.43%) Dollar Universe
2 3 (0.43%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.14%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 49 (6.96%) Oracle
2 43 (6.11%) Microsoft
3 36 (5.11%) Tableau
4 22 (3.13%) Alterian
5 15 (2.13%) Google
5 15 (2.13%) Bloomberg
6 13 (1.85%) IBM
6 13 (1.85%) Informatica
7 12 (1.70%) Sybase
8 10 (1.42%) MicroStrategy
9 8 (1.14%) Cognos
9 8 (1.14%) Xilinx
10 7 (0.99%) Reuters
11 6 (0.85%) Omniture
11 6 (0.85%) Minitab
11 6 (0.85%) SAP
11 6 (0.85%) Cloudera
11 6 (0.85%) Alteryx
12 5 (0.71%) Talend
12 5 (0.71%) Mapinfo
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50k - 150k per year + benefits / bonus
Posted: 49 minutes ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Millingham Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 hours ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-48,000 Depending on level
Posted: 6 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Computer Sciences Corporation
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
East London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum £30,000 - £55,000 Doe
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ability Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Options, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Teoco Corporation
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 80,000-100,000
Posted: 5 days ago