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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 245 272
Rank change year-on-year +19 +27  
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 8 15 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.24% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% 0.42% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 33
Median salary £50,000 £70,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% +21.73%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  

MATLAB is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2957 3595 5371
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 56.46% 57.18% 51.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2649 3293 4750
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing MATLAB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MATLAB in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 25 (96.15%) R
2 18 (69.23%) Python
3 17 (65.38%) Degree
4 13 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 12 (46.15%) Front Office
6 11 (42.31%) Physics
6 11 (42.31%) SQL
7 9 (34.62%) C++
7 9 (34.62%) ETL
7 9 (34.62%) Finance
7 9 (34.62%) Analytics
8 8 (30.77%) Machine Learning
8 8 (30.77%) Risk Management
8 8 (30.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (26.92%) Java
9 7 (26.92%) Validation
9 7 (26.92%) MiFID
9 7 (26.92%) Credit Risk Management
9 7 (26.92%) Master's Degree
9 7 (26.92%) Financial Modelling
9 7 (26.92%) Credit Risk
9 7 (26.92%) Market Risk
9 7 (26.92%) Stochastic Calculus
10 6 (23.08%) Hadoop
10 6 (23.08%) Tableau
10 6 (23.08%) EMIR
10 6 (23.08%) Dodd-Frank
10 6 (23.08%) Advertising
10 6 (23.08%) .NET
10 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling

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 3 (11.54%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Google Analytics
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Hadoop
2 5 (19.23%) Mixpanel
2 5 (19.23%) Power BI
2 5 (19.23%) QlikView
3 4 (15.38%) Data Mining
3 4 (15.38%) Qlik Sense
3 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 3 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (11.54%) Apache Hive
4 3 (11.54%) Text Mining
5 1 (3.85%) Big Data
5 1 (3.85%) GIS
5 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.85%) SAS EBI
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.85%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (46.15%) Front Office
2 9 (34.62%) Finance
3 6 (23.08%) Advertising
4 1 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Qualitative Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Quantitative Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Data Scientist
4 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Data Scientist
4 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Support
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Quantitative Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Business Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Junior
7 1 (3.85%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Junior Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) .NET
2 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.85%) CNTK
3 1 (3.85%) Middleware
3 1 (3.85%) NumPy
3 1 (3.85%) Pandas
3 1 (3.85%) PostGIS
3 1 (3.85%) scikit-learn
3 1 (3.85%) TensorFlow
3 1 (3.85%) Theano
3 1 (3.85%) Torch
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (26.92%) Credit Risk
2 7 (26.92%) Market Risk
3 5 (19.23%) Algorithms
4 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.85%) Derivative
5 1 (3.85%) Equities
5 1 (3.85%) Fintech
5 1 (3.85%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.85%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 11 (42.31%) Physics
3 9 (34.62%) Analytics
3 9 (34.62%) ETL
4 8 (30.77%) Machine Learning
4 8 (30.77%) Risk Management
5 7 (26.92%) Credit Risk Management
5 7 (26.92%) Financial Modelling
5 7 (26.92%) Stochastic Calculus
5 7 (26.92%) Validation
6 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling
7 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (15.38%) Data Architecture
8 4 (15.38%) Data Extraction
8 4 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (15.38%) Fund Management
8 4 (15.38%) RAD
8 4 (15.38%) Visualisation
8 4 (15.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) R
2 18 (69.23%) Python
3 11 (42.31%) SQL
4 9 (34.62%) C++
5 7 (26.92%) Java
6 5 (19.23%) C#
7 4 (15.38%) VBA
8 2 (7.69%) Scala
9 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Degree
2 7 (26.92%) Master's Degree
3 3 (11.54%) PhD
4 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) MiFID
2 6 (23.08%) Dodd-Frank
2 6 (23.08%) EMIR
3 1 (3.85%) Basel III
3 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Tableau
2 5 (19.23%) Google
3 4 (15.38%) Bloomberg
3 4 (15.38%) FactSet
3 4 (15.38%) Talend
4 1 (3.85%) MicroStrategy
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £100000.00 - £130000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000-£85,000 plus an incredible package
Posted: 6 days ago