Period
to 24 April 2018

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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 281 301 305
Rank change year-on-year +20 +4 +90
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 61 33 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.56% 0.32% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.94% 0.56% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 55 32 69
City of London median annual salary £72,500 £66,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.43% +15.22% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £108,625 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +13.64%

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 6,470 5,852 7,619
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 59.80% 56.93% 55.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5,786 5,337 6,859
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for MATLAB in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT jobs citing MATLAB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 44 (72.13%) R
2 43 (70.49%) Finance
3 35 (57.38%) C++
4 32 (52.46%) C#
5 29 (47.54%) Python
5 29 (47.54%) Mathematics
6 27 (44.26%) Java
7 24 (39.34%) Machine Learning
8 22 (36.07%) Front Office
9 20 (32.79%) Risk Management
9 20 (32.79%) Validation
9 20 (32.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 20 (32.79%) Financial Modelling
10 18 (29.51%) SQL
10 18 (29.51%) PhD
11 16 (26.23%) Equities
12 15 (24.59%) Hadoop
12 15 (24.59%) Analytics
13 14 (22.95%) Big Data
13 14 (22.95%) Algorithms
13 14 (22.95%) Physics
13 14 (22.95%) Degree
14 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Excel
14 13 (21.31%) Fintech
15 12 (19.67%) Data Science
15 12 (19.67%) E-Commerce
15 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
15 12 (19.67%) Credit Risk
15 12 (19.67%) Artificial Intelligence
15 12 (19.67%) Statistics

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 11 (18.03%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.56%) Apache Pig
2 4 (6.56%) SAS
3 1 (1.64%) Jupyter
Applications
1 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (9.84%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) SaaS
2 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) Hadoop
2 14 (22.95%) Big Data
3 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
4 9 (14.75%) Apache Hive
4 9 (14.75%) Data Mining
5 6 (9.84%) Power BI
6 4 (6.56%) MongoDB
7 3 (4.92%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.28%) Text Mining
9 1 (1.64%) HBase
9 1 (1.64%) Impala
9 1 (1.64%) MarkLogic
9 1 (1.64%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.64%) Parquet
9 1 (1.64%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (1.64%) Sqoop
9 1 (1.64%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) NUnit
1 11 (18.03%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.56%) CMake
2 4 (6.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 43 (70.49%) Finance
2 22 (36.07%) Front Office
3 11 (18.03%) Advertising
4 10 (16.39%) Banking
5 9 (14.75%) Investment Banking
6 3 (4.92%) Retail
7 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (45.90%) Analyst
2 25 (40.98%) Qualitative Analyst
2 25 (40.98%) Quantitative Analyst
3 18 (29.51%) Developer
4 11 (18.03%) .NET Developer
5 10 (16.39%) Credit Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Data Scientist
7 4 (6.56%) C++ Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Head of Data Science
7 4 (6.56%) Machine Learning Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Graduate
8 3 (4.92%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Graduate Software Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Graduate Network Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Network Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.03%) .NET
1 11 (18.03%) .NET Framework
1 11 (18.03%) Entity Framework
1 11 (18.03%) WCF
1 11 (18.03%) WinForms
1 11 (18.03%) WPF
2 9 (14.75%) Middleware
3 5 (8.20%) NumPy
3 5 (8.20%) Pandas
4 4 (6.56%) GraphX
4 4 (6.56%) MLlib
4 4 (6.56%) scikit-learn
5 2 (3.28%) Kafka
6 1 (1.64%) Apache Avro
6 1 (1.64%) D3.js
6 1 (1.64%) ggplot
6 1 (1.64%) Matplotlib
6 1 (1.64%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (1.64%) REST
6 1 (1.64%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 16 (26.23%) Equities
3 14 (22.95%) Algorithms
4 13 (21.31%) Fintech
5 12 (19.67%) Credit Risk
6 11 (18.03%) Market Risk
7 9 (14.75%) Hedge funds
8 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
8 7 (11.48%) Exotic Derivative
9 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (6.56%) Blog
11 2 (3.28%) Robotics
12 1 (1.64%) Derivative
12 1 (1.64%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (47.54%) Mathematics
2 24 (39.34%) Machine Learning
3 20 (32.79%) Financial Modelling
3 20 (32.79%) Risk Management
3 20 (32.79%) Validation
4 15 (24.59%) Analytics
5 14 (22.95%) Physics
6 12 (19.67%) Artificial Intelligence
6 12 (19.67%) Data Science
6 12 (19.67%) E-Commerce
6 12 (19.67%) Statistics
7 11 (18.03%) MVVM
7 11 (18.03%) Stochastic Calculus
7 11 (18.03%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (16.39%) Credit Risk Management
9 9 (14.75%) Coaching
9 9 (14.75%) Creative Thinking
9 9 (14.75%) Predictive Modelling
9 9 (14.75%) Presales
9 9 (14.75%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 44 (72.13%) R
2 35 (57.38%) C++
3 32 (52.46%) C#
4 29 (47.54%) Python
5 27 (44.26%) Java
6 18 (29.51%) SQL
7 11 (18.03%) C
8 7 (11.48%) Scala
9 3 (4.92%) Cypher
9 3 (4.92%) Fortran
9 3 (4.92%) Julia
10 1 (1.64%) HiveQL
10 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (29.51%) PhD
2 14 (22.95%) Degree
3 11 (18.03%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.39%) Dodd-Frank
1 10 (16.39%) EMIR
1 10 (16.39%) MiFID
2 3 (4.92%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.64%) IFRS
3 1 (1.64%) IFRS 9
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 11 (18.03%) Telerik
2 5 (8.20%) Tableau
3 3 (4.92%) Google
4 1 (1.64%) GoldenSource