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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 212 279
Rank change year-on-year +6 +67  
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 17 56 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.33% 0.78% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.58% 1.40% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 16 54 33
Median salary £66,250 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.45% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £85,000 £74,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2914 3992 5177
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 56.64% 55.60% 49.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2657 3565 4557
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.69% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MATLAB in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 29 (90.63%) R
2 21 (65.63%) Python
3 17 (53.13%) Front Office
3 17 (53.13%) Mathematics
4 14 (43.75%) Degree
4 14 (43.75%) C++
5 13 (40.63%) Risk Management
5 13 (40.63%) Finance
6 12 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 11 (34.38%) SQL
7 11 (34.38%) Validation
7 11 (34.38%) Credit Risk
7 11 (34.38%) Market Risk
8 10 (31.25%) Stochastic Calculus
8 10 (31.25%) Financial Modelling
8 10 (31.25%) Analytics
8 10 (31.25%) MiFID
8 10 (31.25%) Credit Risk Management
9 9 (28.13%) Physics
9 9 (28.13%) Java
9 9 (28.13%) Advertising
9 9 (28.13%) EMIR
9 9 (28.13%) Dodd-Frank
9 9 (28.13%) Hadoop
10 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (18.75%) C#
11 6 (18.75%) Data Modelling
11 6 (18.75%) ETL
11 6 (18.75%) Machine Learning
12 5 (15.63%) Tableau

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 2 (6.25%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.13%) Confluence
2 1 (3.13%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (15.63%) Google Analytics
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) Hadoop
2 5 (15.63%) Mixpanel
2 5 (15.63%) NoSQL
2 5 (15.63%) Power BI
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.38%) Data Mining
4 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (6.25%) Apache Hive
5 2 (6.25%) Big Data
5 2 (6.25%) Text Mining
5 2 (6.25%) Tick Data
6 1 (3.13%) KDB
6 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.13%) QlikView
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.13%) Maven
1 1 (3.13%) Travis CI
General
1 17 (53.13%) Front Office
2 13 (40.63%) Finance
3 9 (28.13%) Advertising
4 2 (6.25%) Games
5 1 (3.13%) Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Analyst
2 14 (43.75%) Qualitative Analyst
2 14 (43.75%) Quantitative Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Quantitative Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Data Scientist
6 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Quantitative Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Junior
7 3 (9.38%) Junior Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Junior Quantitative Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Data Scientist
8 1 (3.13%) Business Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (3.13%) C++/C# Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) ETL Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Financial Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) HTML
2 3 (9.38%) WCF
2 3 (9.38%) WPF
3 2 (6.25%) NumPy
3 2 (6.25%) SciPy
4 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.13%) Celery
4 1 (3.13%) Django
4 1 (3.13%) Esper
4 1 (3.13%) Middleware
4 1 (3.13%) Pandas
4 1 (3.13%) Pyramid
4 1 (3.13%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 11 (34.38%) Credit Risk
2 11 (34.38%) Market Risk
3 5 (15.63%) Algorithms
4 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.25%) Fintech
6 1 (3.13%) Clustering
6 1 (3.13%) Derivative
6 1 (3.13%) Equities
6 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
6 1 (3.13%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Mathematics
2 13 (40.63%) Risk Management
3 11 (34.38%) Validation
4 10 (31.25%) Analytics
4 10 (31.25%) Credit Risk Management
4 10 (31.25%) Financial Modelling
4 10 (31.25%) Stochastic Calculus
5 9 (28.13%) Physics
6 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (18.75%) Data Modelling
7 6 (18.75%) ETL
7 6 (18.75%) Machine Learning
8 5 (15.63%) Statistical Analysis
9 4 (12.50%) Data Extraction
9 4 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (12.50%) Process Improvement
9 4 (12.50%) Statistics
9 4 (12.50%) Visualisation
10 3 (9.38%) Investment Management
10 3 (9.38%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) R
2 21 (65.63%) Python
3 14 (43.75%) C++
4 11 (34.38%) SQL
5 9 (28.13%) Java
6 6 (18.75%) C#
7 5 (15.63%) VBA
8 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
9 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
9 3 (9.38%) Scala
10 2 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) PhD
3 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) MiFID
2 9 (28.13%) Dodd-Frank
2 9 (28.13%) EMIR
3 2 (6.25%) QA
4 1 (3.13%) Basel III
4 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Google
1 5 (15.63%) Tableau
2 1 (3.13%) Cloudera
2 1 (3.13%) Hortonworks
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
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