Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for MATLAB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MATLAB over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 267 325 378
Rank change year-on-year +58 +53 +4
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 55 25 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.54% 0.22% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.95% 0.37% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 52 25 39
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +13.04% -11.54%
10th Percentile £45,000 £31,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £110,375 £94,750 £89,100
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £63,750
% change year-on-year -3.85% +1.96% +0.39%

MATLAB is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5764 6784 9448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 56.89% 58.35% 54.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5287 6256 8328
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +0.87% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing MATLAB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for MATLAB in the City of London

MATLAB
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MATLAB in the City of London.

Salary trend for MATLAB in the City of London

MATLAB
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MATLAB in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MATLAB in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing MATLAB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 46 (83.64%) R
2 33 (60.00%) Mathematics
3 32 (58.18%) C++
3 32 (58.18%) Finance
4 30 (54.55%) Python
5 27 (49.09%) Front Office
6 26 (47.27%) Java
7 22 (40.00%) SQL
7 22 (40.00%) C#
7 22 (40.00%) Degree
8 19 (34.55%) Validation
9 18 (32.73%) Risk Management
9 18 (32.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 18 (32.73%) Financial Modelling
10 16 (29.09%) Physics
11 15 (27.27%) Credit Risk
11 15 (27.27%) Machine Learning
12 14 (25.45%) Statistics
13 13 (23.64%) Hedge funds
13 13 (23.64%) Master's Degree
14 12 (21.82%) Analytics
14 12 (21.82%) SAS
14 12 (21.82%) PhD
14 12 (21.82%) Market Risk
15 11 (20.00%) Stochastic Calculus
15 11 (20.00%) MiFID
15 11 (20.00%) Banking
15 11 (20.00%) E-Commerce
15 11 (20.00%) Fintech
15 11 (20.00%) Credit Risk Management

MATLAB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (21.82%) SAS
2 9 (16.36%) Apache Spark
3 4 (7.27%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.82%) Jupyter
Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (12.73%) SPSS
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.64%) SaaS
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Network Security
2 1 (1.82%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) Hadoop
2 9 (16.36%) Apache Hive
2 9 (16.36%) Big Data
2 9 (16.36%) Data Mining
3 5 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (9.09%) Qlik Sense
3 5 (9.09%) QlikView
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.45%) Text Mining
5 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.64%) Power BI
5 2 (3.64%) SAS EBI
6 1 (1.82%) Apache Kudu
6 1 (1.82%) Apache Zeppelin
6 1 (1.82%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.82%) HBase
6 1 (1.82%) MarkLogic
6 1 (1.82%) Parquet
6 1 (1.82%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (3.64%) CMake
2 2 (3.64%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 32 (58.18%) Finance
2 27 (49.09%) Front Office
3 11 (20.00%) Banking
4 9 (16.36%) Advertising
4 9 (16.36%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.64%) International Banking
5 2 (3.64%) Retail
6 1 (1.82%) Automotive
6 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (49.09%) Analyst
2 22 (40.00%) Qualitative Analyst
2 22 (40.00%) Quantitative Analyst
3 13 (23.64%) Developer
4 11 (20.00%) Data Scientist
5 7 (12.73%) Credit Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Quantitative Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Data Scientist
7 4 (7.27%) Support Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Technical Support
7 4 (7.27%) Technical Support Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Graduate
8 3 (5.45%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Developer Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Graduate Software Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.36%) Middleware
2 4 (7.27%) .NET
2 4 (7.27%) .NET Framework
2 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET
2 4 (7.27%) GraphX
2 4 (7.27%) MLlib
2 4 (7.27%) NumPy
2 4 (7.27%) Pandas
2 4 (7.27%) scikit-learn
3 1 (1.82%) Apache Avro
3 1 (1.82%) Kafka
3 1 (1.82%) Matplotlib
3 1 (1.82%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (1.82%) REST
3 1 (1.82%) RESTful
3 1 (1.82%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 15 (27.27%) Credit Risk
3 13 (23.64%) Hedge funds
4 12 (21.82%) Market Risk
5 11 (20.00%) Fintech
6 10 (18.18%) Algorithms
7 9 (16.36%) Equities
8 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
9 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (5.45%) Robotics
11 2 (3.64%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Linux
1 3 (5.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 19 (34.55%) Validation
3 18 (32.73%) Financial Modelling
3 18 (32.73%) Risk Management
4 16 (29.09%) Physics
5 15 (27.27%) Machine Learning
6 14 (25.45%) Statistics
7 12 (21.82%) Analytics
8 11 (20.00%) Credit Risk Management
8 11 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 11 (20.00%) Stochastic Calculus
9 10 (18.18%) Presales
10 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (16.36%) Coaching
10 9 (16.36%) Creative Thinking
10 9 (16.36%) Process Improvement
10 9 (16.36%) Project Management
11 5 (9.09%) Predictive Analytics
12 4 (7.27%) Fund Management
12 4 (7.27%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (83.64%) R
2 32 (58.18%) C++
3 30 (54.55%) Python
4 26 (47.27%) Java
5 22 (40.00%) C#
5 22 (40.00%) SQL
6 9 (16.36%) C
7 7 (12.73%) VBA
8 6 (10.91%) Scala
9 4 (7.27%) VB
10 3 (5.45%) Fortran
10 3 (5.45%) HiveQL
11 2 (3.64%) Julia
12 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (40.00%) Degree
2 13 (23.64%) Master's Degree
3 12 (21.82%) PhD
4 2 (3.64%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.00%) MiFID
2 9 (16.36%) Dodd-Frank
2 9 (16.36%) EMIR
3 5 (9.09%) Basel III
4 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.27%) Bloomberg
2 4 (7.27%) FactSet
2 4 (7.27%) Tableau
2 4 (7.27%) Talend
3 3 (5.45%) Google
4 1 (1.82%) IBM
4 1 (1.82%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.82%) Minitab