Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 319 285 325
Rank change year-on-year -34 +40 +48
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 29 41 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.26% 0.41% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.42% 0.73% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 27 38 26
City of London median annual salary £84,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.40% -3.85% +14.54%
10th Percentile £42,500 £47,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £97,250 £121,250
Central London median annual salary £81,250 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +35.42% -7.69% -3.70%

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 6,914 5,639 6,930
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 62.16% 56.66% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6,321 5,151 6,396
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £40,250 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +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 October 2018.

Salary histogram for MATLAB in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 22 (75.86%) PhD
1 22 (75.86%) Mathematics
1 22 (75.86%) R
2 18 (62.07%) Physics
3 17 (58.62%) Python
4 16 (55.17%) C++
4 16 (55.17%) Degree
5 15 (51.72%) Finance
6 13 (44.83%) Machine Learning
7 12 (41.38%) Artificial Intelligence
8 11 (37.93%) Computer Science
9 10 (34.48%) Data Science
10 9 (31.03%) Master's Degree
10 9 (31.03%) Credit Risk Management
10 9 (31.03%) EMIR
10 9 (31.03%) Dodd-Frank
10 9 (31.03%) Algorithms
10 9 (31.03%) Credit Risk
10 9 (31.03%) Stochastic Calculus
10 9 (31.03%) Market Risk
10 9 (31.03%) Financial Modelling
10 9 (31.03%) MiFID
10 9 (31.03%) Exotic Derivative
10 9 (31.03%) Front Office
10 9 (31.03%) Risk Management
10 9 (31.03%) Advertising
10 9 (31.03%) Validation
10 9 (31.03%) Equities
10 9 (31.03%) C#
10 9 (31.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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 8 (27.59%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.45%) IPython
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.45%) GNU Octave
2 1 (3.45%) Simulink
2 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) Power BI
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Advertising
2 9 (31.03%) Front Office
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Analyst
2 12 (41.38%) Qualitative Analyst
2 12 (41.38%) Quantitative Analyst
3 10 (34.48%) Data Scientist
4 6 (20.69%) Senior Data Scientist
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Quantitative Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Machine Learning Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Computer Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Computer Vision Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) DBA
7 1 (3.45%) Machine Learning Developer
7 1 (3.45%) MATLAB Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Python Developer
7 1 (3.45%) SQL DBA
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) scikit-learn
1 8 (27.59%) TensorFlow
2 7 (24.14%) Pandas
3 5 (17.24%) MLlib
4 2 (6.90%) Keras
4 2 (6.90%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (6.90%) NumPy
5 1 (3.45%) Matplotlib
5 1 (3.45%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Computer Science
2 9 (31.03%) Algorithms
2 9 (31.03%) Credit Risk
2 9 (31.03%) Equities
2 9 (31.03%) Exotic Derivative
2 9 (31.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (31.03%) Market Risk
3 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (17.24%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (6.90%) Fintech
5 1 (3.45%) Blog
5 1 (3.45%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) CentOS
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Mathematics
2 18 (62.07%) Physics
3 13 (44.83%) Machine Learning
4 12 (41.38%) Artificial Intelligence
5 10 (34.48%) Data Science
6 9 (31.03%) Credit Risk Management
6 9 (31.03%) Financial Modelling
6 9 (31.03%) Risk Management
6 9 (31.03%) Stochastic Calculus
6 9 (31.03%) Validation
7 6 (20.69%) Analytics
7 6 (20.69%) DevOps
8 5 (17.24%) Statistics
9 4 (13.79%) Predictive Modelling
9 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (10.34%) Data Analytics
10 3 (10.34%) Deep Learning
11 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
11 2 (6.90%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) R
2 17 (58.62%) Python
3 16 (55.17%) C++
4 9 (31.03%) C#
5 8 (27.59%) Scala
5 8 (27.59%) SQL
6 5 (17.24%) Ruby
7 3 (10.34%) VBA
8 2 (6.90%) C
9 1 (3.45%) Fortran
9 1 (3.45%) Java
9 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (75.86%) PhD
2 16 (55.17%) Degree
3 9 (31.03%) Master's Degree
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) Postgraduate
4 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) Dodd-Frank
1 9 (31.03%) EMIR
1 9 (31.03%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Tableau