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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 564 583 543
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -40
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 338 323 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.31% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 0.59% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 275 272 270
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.79%

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
53381 54777 60119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.41% 53.39% 54.95%
Number of salaries quoted 45852 46039 52799
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +8 329 £44,000 -2.22% 76
London +11 142 £50,000 -16.66% 24
East of England -4 58 £40,000 -5.88% 9
South East -64 55 £40,000 -5.88% 19
Cambridgeshire -1 38 £27,000 -36.47% 5
Cambridge -8 33 £27,000 -36.47% 4
City of London -3 27 £55,000 -8.33% 10
East Midlands +37 24 £40,000 +23.07% 3
West Midlands +6 22 £38,500 -6.66%
Oxfordshire +5 22 £35,000 -51.72% 3
West Yorkshire +9 16 £45,000 -27.41% 9
Yorkshire +4 16 £45,000 -27.41% 11
Derby - 16 £40,000 - 3
Derbyshire - 16 £40,000 - 3
Leeds +13 15 £45,000 -27.41% 7
Surrey -36 15 £43,000 -9.47% 6
Oxford -5 12 £35,000 -51.72% 2
Staffordshire +15 11 £47,500 +5.55%
Hampshire -14 10 £40,000 -15.78% 2
South West -21 10 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Kent 0 8 £40,000 - 7
Hertfordshire -1 8 £56,250 +25.00%
Guildford - 7 £43,000 - 4
Southampton -4 6 £40,000 -15.78% 1
South Wales -10 6 £31,500 -37.00% 4
Wales -12 6 £31,500 -19.74% 4
Stafford - 6 £45,000 -
Coventry - 6 £38,500 -
Abingdon - 6 £31,250 - 1
Bedfordshire +10 5 £37,500 -11.76%

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 278 (43.71%) C++
2 274 (43.08%) Degree
3 224 (35.22%) R
4 221 (34.75%) SQL
5 218 (34.28%) Python
6 203 (31.92%) Analytics
7 195 (30.66%) Algorithms
8 190 (29.87%) Software Engineering
9 185 (29.09%) Java
10 182 (28.62%) Mathematics
11 159 (25.00%) C
12 156 (24.53%) Computer Science
13 147 (23.11%) Finance
14 139 (21.86%) C#
15 108 (16.98%) Statistics
15 108 (16.98%) Big Data
16 104 (16.35%) Simulink
17 103 (16.19%) Analytical Skills
18 97 (15.25%) SAS
19 96 (15.09%) PhD
19 96 (15.09%) Linux
19 96 (15.09%) Physics
20 91 (14.31%) SPSS
21 89 (13.99%) OO
21 89 (13.99%) Data Analysis
22 84 (13.21%) Electronics
23 80 (12.58%) Signal Processing
24 79 (12.42%) Hadoop
25 75 (11.79%) .NET
26 68 (10.69%) SQL Server

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 97 (15.25%) SAS
2 36 (5.66%) Apache Pig
3 13 (2.04%) Tomcat
4 9 (1.42%) SharePoint
5 6 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (0.94%) Apache
6 5 (0.79%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.47%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.31%) TWiki
8 2 (0.31%) Lync
8 2 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.31%) Drupal
9 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.16%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 104 (16.35%) Simulink
2 91 (14.31%) SPSS
3 40 (6.29%) MS Excel
4 26 (4.09%) Mathematica
5 20 (3.14%) Stata
6 18 (2.83%) TargetLink
7 15 (2.36%) MS Office
8 13 (2.04%) CPLEX
9 12 (1.89%) S-PLUS
10 10 (1.57%) Stateflow
11 6 (0.94%) EViews
12 4 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
13 3 (0.47%) MS Visio
13 3 (0.47%) Gephi
14 1 (0.16%) Final Cut Pro
14 1 (0.16%) NASTRAN
14 1 (0.16%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 7 (1.10%) Google Analytics
2 5 (0.79%) LabWindows
3 4 (0.63%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.16%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (0.79%) GitHub
4 3 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.89%) Profibus
2 11 (1.73%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.57%) Wireless
4 8 (1.26%) Internet
5 6 (0.94%) Software-Defined Radio
6 5 (0.79%) ATM
6 5 (0.79%) SNMP
6 5 (0.79%) Intranet
6 5 (0.79%) LDAP
7 4 (0.63%) 3G
7 4 (0.63%) FTP
8 3 (0.47%) LTE
8 3 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.47%) Bluetooth
9 2 (0.31%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.16%) Broadband
10 1 (0.16%) GSM
10 1 (0.16%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (16.98%) Big Data
2 79 (12.42%) Hadoop
3 68 (10.69%) SQL Server
4 58 (9.12%) Data Mining
5 32 (5.03%) Relational Database
5 32 (5.03%) NoSQL
6 27 (4.25%) MongoDB
7 23 (3.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 23 (3.62%) Apache Hive
8 18 (2.83%) Oracle BI EE
9 16 (2.52%) MySQL
9 16 (2.52%) QlikView
10 15 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
11 14 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (1.57%) RDBMS
14 8 (1.26%) Mahout
14 8 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (1.26%) CouchDB
14 8 (1.26%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 35 (5.50%) LabVIEW
2 20 (3.14%) Subversion
2 20 (3.14%) Visual Studio
3 19 (2.99%) Maven
3 19 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (2.83%) Git (software)
4 18 (2.83%) NUnit
5 11 (1.73%) Mercurial
6 10 (1.57%) Rational DOORS
7 9 (1.42%) Jenkins
8 8 (1.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (0.94%) Rational Rhapsody
9 6 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (0.63%) Moq
10 4 (0.63%) MSTest
11 3 (0.47%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.31%) Trac
12 2 (0.31%) MSBuild
12 2 (0.31%) Bugzilla
12 2 (0.31%) CruiseControl
General
1 147 (23.11%) Finance
2 84 (13.21%) Electronics
3 39 (6.13%) Automotive
4 35 (5.50%) Retail
5 33 (5.19%) Marketing
6 28 (4.40%) Military
6 28 (4.40%) Banking
7 25 (3.93%) Manufacturing
8 24 (3.77%) Aerospace
9 9 (1.42%) Avionics
9 9 (1.42%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.26%) Front Office
10 8 (1.26%) Telecoms
11 7 (1.10%) Games
12 5 (0.79%) Law
13 4 (0.63%) Advertising
13 4 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
14 3 (0.47%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.31%) iGaming
15 2 (0.31%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 152 (23.90%) Developer
2 131 (20.60%) Software Engineer
3 103 (16.19%) Analyst
4 91 (14.31%) Data Scientist
5 41 (6.45%) Software Developer
6 39 (6.13%) Systems Engineer
6 39 (6.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 31 (4.87%) C# Developer
8 30 (4.72%) Research Engineer
9 28 (4.40%) Graduate
10 27 (4.25%) Java Developer
11 24 (3.77%) Data Analyst
12 22 (3.46%) Senior Software Engineer
12 22 (3.46%) Quantitative Analyst
13 21 (3.30%) Junior
13 21 (3.30%) C++ Developer
14 19 (2.99%) .NET Developer
14 19 (2.99%) C# .NET Developer
15 15 (2.36%) Consultant
15 15 (2.36%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (11.79%) .NET
2 26 (4.09%) HTML
3 25 (3.93%) ASP.NET
3 25 (3.93%) XML
4 22 (3.46%) Spring
4 22 (3.46%) CSS
5 21 (3.30%) Web Services
6 19 (2.99%) jQuery
7 18 (2.83%) LINQ
8 15 (2.36%) J2EE
9 14 (2.20%) WPF
10 12 (1.89%) AngularJS
10 12 (1.89%) CSS3
10 12 (1.89%) HTML5
11 11 (1.73%) NumPy
11 11 (1.73%) REST
12 10 (1.57%) Pandas
13 9 (1.42%) WinForms
14 8 (1.26%) OpenCL
14 8 (1.26%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 195 (30.66%) Algorithms
2 182 (28.62%) Mathematics
3 156 (24.53%) Computer Science
4 108 (16.98%) Statistics
5 103 (16.19%) Analytical Skills
6 96 (15.09%) Physics
7 61 (9.59%) Visualisation
8 40 (6.29%) Chemistry
9 34 (5.35%) VHDL
10 31 (4.87%) Embedded Systems
11 27 (4.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 27 (4.25%) Hedge funds
11 27 (4.25%) Fixed Income
12 23 (3.62%) Equities
13 22 (3.46%) Data Structures
13 22 (3.46%) Economics
14 21 (3.30%) Neural Network
15 20 (3.14%) Artificial Intelligence
16 17 (2.67%) CAN bus
16 17 (2.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 96 (15.09%) Linux
2 68 (10.69%) Windows
3 26 (4.09%) UNIX
4 8 (1.26%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.31%) VxWorks
5 2 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.16%) Android
6 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (31.92%) Analytics
2 190 (29.87%) Software Engineering
3 89 (13.99%) OO
3 89 (13.99%) Data Analysis
4 80 (12.58%) Signal Processing
5 65 (10.22%) Data Modelling
6 56 (8.81%) Machine Learning
7 52 (8.18%) Multithreading
8 51 (8.02%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (8.02%) UML
9 45 (7.08%) Statistical Analysis
9 45 (7.08%) Data Analytics
10 43 (6.76%) Predictive Modelling
11 35 (5.50%) Project Management
11 35 (5.50%) Image Processing
12 30 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
13 29 (4.56%) OOD
14 25 (3.93%) TDD
14 25 (3.93%) MapReduce
14 25 (3.93%) Bayesian Methods
Programming Languages
1 278 (43.71%) C++
2 224 (35.22%) R
3 221 (34.75%) SQL
4 218 (34.28%) Python
5 185 (29.09%) Java
6 159 (25.00%) C
7 139 (21.86%) C#
8 56 (8.81%) VBA
9 48 (7.55%) Ruby
10 39 (6.13%) Perl
11 30 (4.72%) Embedded C
12 23 (3.62%) Embedded C++
13 21 (3.30%) JavaScript
14 16 (2.52%) Shell Script
14 16 (2.52%) Scala
15 15 (2.36%) Clojure
16 14 (2.20%) Assembly Language
17 13 (2.04%) PHP
18 12 (1.89%) Bash Shell
19 11 (1.73%) VB
Qualifications
1 274 (43.08%) Degree
2 96 (15.09%) PhD
3 40 (6.29%) Security Cleared
4 29 (4.56%) SC Cleared
5 14 (2.20%) Postgraduate
6 12 (1.89%) Chartered Engineer
7 11 (1.73%) DV Cleared
8 7 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.79%) A+ Certification
9 5 (0.79%) MCAD
10 4 (0.63%) HND
11 2 (0.31%) RHCSA
11 2 (0.31%) MCP
11 2 (0.31%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.40%) QA
2 11 (1.73%) DO-178B
3 10 (1.57%) IEC 61508
4 8 (1.26%) Solvency II
5 5 (0.79%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.47%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.31%) DO-254
7 2 (0.31%) DO-160
7 2 (0.31%) SLA
8 1 (0.16%) Basel II
8 1 (0.16%) EMIR
8 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 50 (7.86%) Firmware
2 11 (1.73%) HDFS
3 6 (0.94%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.63%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.31%) Docker
5 2 (0.31%) KVM
5 2 (0.31%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.31%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 2 (0.31%) Puppet
2 1 (0.16%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 60 (9.43%) Oracle
2 38 (5.97%) Microsoft
3 22 (3.46%) MathWorks
4 18 (2.83%) Tableau
4 18 (2.83%) Bloomberg
5 15 (2.36%) IBM
6 8 (1.26%) Google
7 7 (1.10%) Omniture
7 7 (1.10%) Business Objects
8 6 (0.94%) Sybase
8 6 (0.94%) BT
8 6 (0.94%) Xilinx
8 6 (0.94%) Altera
9 5 (0.79%) Zend
9 5 (0.79%) Hyperion
9 5 (0.79%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (0.79%) Cognos
9 5 (0.79%) RapidMiner
9 5 (0.79%) FactSet
10 4 (0.63%) Red Gate
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Industry Leading Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: £Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, pension + Others
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus and Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car allowance, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ability Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Options
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £130,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £37k
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago