Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 270 310 347
Rank change year-on-year +40 +37 +53
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 63 31 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.60% 0.29% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.04% 0.50% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 59 31 38
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -9.43% +10.42%
10th Percentile £44,500 £32,500 £44,500
90th Percentile £112,000 £96,250 £94,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% -13.79% +35.51%

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 6,053 6,193 7,946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 57.92% 58.12% 55.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5,452 5,702 7,073
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 £91,250 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% 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 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for MATLAB in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 51 (80.95%) R
2 41 (65.08%) C++
2 41 (65.08%) Finance
3 38 (60.32%) Mathematics
4 36 (57.14%) Java
5 31 (49.21%) Python
5 31 (49.21%) Front Office
6 26 (41.27%) Validation
7 25 (39.68%) Risk Management
7 25 (39.68%) SQL
7 25 (39.68%) C#
7 25 (39.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 25 (39.68%) Financial Modelling
8 21 (33.33%) Machine Learning
9 19 (30.16%) Hedge funds
9 19 (30.16%) E-Commerce
10 18 (28.57%) Degree
10 18 (28.57%) Banking
11 17 (26.98%) Credit Risk
11 17 (26.98%) Fintech
12 16 (25.40%) Statistics
13 15 (23.81%) Investment Banking
13 15 (23.81%) Middleware
13 15 (23.81%) Project Management
13 15 (23.81%) Equities
13 15 (23.81%) Presales
13 15 (23.81%) Coaching
13 15 (23.81%) Process Improvement
13 15 (23.81%) Big Data
13 15 (23.81%) Creative Thinking

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 (17.46%) SAS
2 10 (15.87%) Apache Spark
3 6 (9.52%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.59%) Jupyter
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) SPSS
2 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) SaaS
2 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) Network Security
2 1 (1.59%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.81%) Big Data
2 14 (22.22%) Hadoop
3 13 (20.63%) Apache Hive
4 9 (14.29%) Data Mining
5 5 (7.94%) MongoDB
5 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
7 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (3.17%) Power BI
8 2 (3.17%) SAS EBI
8 2 (3.17%) Text Mining
9 1 (1.59%) Apache Kudu
9 1 (1.59%) Apache Zeppelin
9 1 (1.59%) Flink
9 1 (1.59%) Impala
9 1 (1.59%) MarkLogic
9 1 (1.59%) Parquet
9 1 (1.59%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (1.59%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) CMake
1 4 (6.35%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 41 (65.08%) Finance
2 31 (49.21%) Front Office
3 18 (28.57%) Banking
4 15 (23.81%) Investment Banking
5 10 (15.87%) Advertising
6 4 (6.35%) Retail
7 2 (3.17%) International Banking
8 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (49.21%) Analyst
2 28 (44.44%) Qualitative Analyst
2 28 (44.44%) Quantitative Analyst
3 14 (22.22%) Credit Analyst
3 14 (22.22%) Developer
4 11 (17.46%) Data Scientist
5 4 (6.35%) C++ Developer
5 4 (6.35%) Graduate
5 4 (6.35%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Graduate Software Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Quantitative Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Data Scientist
6 3 (4.76%) Software Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Junior
7 2 (3.17%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.81%) Middleware
2 7 (11.11%) NumPy
2 7 (11.11%) Pandas
3 6 (9.52%) GraphX
3 6 (9.52%) MLlib
3 6 (9.52%) scikit-learn
4 1 (1.59%) Apache Avro
4 1 (1.59%) D3.js
4 1 (1.59%) ggplot
4 1 (1.59%) Kafka
4 1 (1.59%) Matplotlib
4 1 (1.59%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (1.59%) REST
4 1 (1.59%) RESTful
4 1 (1.59%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 25 (39.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 19 (30.16%) Hedge funds
3 17 (26.98%) Credit Risk
3 17 (26.98%) Fintech
4 15 (23.81%) Equities
5 13 (20.63%) Market Risk
6 12 (19.05%) Algorithms
7 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
8 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (4.76%) Derivative
10 2 (3.17%) Robotics
11 1 (1.59%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Linux
1 3 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (60.32%) Mathematics
2 26 (41.27%) Validation
3 25 (39.68%) Financial Modelling
3 25 (39.68%) Risk Management
4 21 (33.33%) Machine Learning
5 19 (30.16%) E-Commerce
6 16 (25.40%) Statistics
7 15 (23.81%) Coaching
7 15 (23.81%) Creative Thinking
7 15 (23.81%) Presales
7 15 (23.81%) Process Improvement
7 15 (23.81%) Project Management
8 14 (22.22%) Analytics
8 14 (22.22%) Physics
9 12 (19.05%) Credit Risk Management
9 12 (19.05%) Stochastic Calculus
10 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (9.52%) Visualisation
12 5 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (7.94%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 51 (80.95%) R
2 41 (65.08%) C++
3 36 (57.14%) Java
4 31 (49.21%) Python
5 25 (39.68%) C#
5 25 (39.68%) SQL
6 14 (22.22%) C
7 11 (17.46%) Scala
8 5 (7.94%) Fortran
9 3 (4.76%) Cypher
9 3 (4.76%) HiveQL
9 3 (4.76%) Julia
9 3 (4.76%) VB
10 2 (3.17%) VBA
11 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (28.57%) Degree
2 13 (20.63%) Master's Degree
2 13 (20.63%) PhD
3 2 (3.17%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.05%) MiFID
2 10 (15.87%) Dodd-Frank
2 10 (15.87%) EMIR
3 5 (7.94%) Basel III
4 3 (4.76%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.59%) IFRS
5 1 (1.59%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.76%) Google
2 3 (4.76%) Tableau
3 1 (1.59%) GoldenSource
3 1 (1.59%) MicroStrategy