Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 131 151
Rank change year-on-year -11 +20 +7
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 13 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.48% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 0.43% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Edinburgh median annual salary £31,000 £40,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.50% +28.00% -30.56%
10th Percentile £26,900 £35,000 £22,625
90th Percentile £90,300 £45,000 £42,875
Scotland median annual salary £46,250 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +15.63% -5.88% -8.11%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1622 1156 1300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 60.05% 49.57% 42.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1021 809 853
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +11.11% +1.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,680 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £59,550
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing MATLAB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for MATLAB in Edinburgh

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MATLAB in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for MATLAB in Edinburgh

MATLAB
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MATLAB in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MATLAB in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 12 (92.31%) Python
2 8 (61.54%) Mathematics
2 8 (61.54%) Machine Learning
3 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (53.85%) Degree
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) C++
4 6 (46.15%) SAS
4 6 (46.15%) PhD
4 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 6 (46.15%) R
5 5 (38.46%) Tableau
5 5 (38.46%) C
6 4 (30.77%) Java
6 4 (30.77%) Games
6 4 (30.77%) Physics
6 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
6 4 (30.77%) Scala
6 4 (30.77%) Analytics
6 4 (30.77%) Algorithms
7 3 (23.08%) Linear Algebra
7 3 (23.08%) Computer Vision
7 3 (23.08%) Reinforcement Learning
7 3 (23.08%) Bayesian Methods
7 3 (23.08%) Big Data
7 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
7 3 (23.08%) Predictive Modelling
7 3 (23.08%) CUDA
7 3 (23.08%) Robotics
7 3 (23.08%) QlikView

MATLAB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 6 (46.15%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.69%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Big Data
1 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
1 3 (23.08%) QlikView
2 2 (15.38%) Spotfire
3 1 (7.69%) BigQuery
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Games
3 1 (7.69%) Avionics
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) French Language
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Data Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Machine Learning Researcher
3 2 (15.38%) Data Scientist
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 1 (7.69%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Insight Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) DOORS Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Insight Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 1 (7.69%) Qualitative Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Quantitative Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Data Scientist
4 1 (7.69%) SPSS Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SPSS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) D3.js
2 1 (7.69%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (7.69%) NumPy
2 1 (7.69%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) Algorithms
2 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 3 (23.08%) CUDA
3 3 (23.08%) Robotics
4 1 (7.69%) ASIC
4 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
4 1 (7.69%) Photography
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Machine Learning
1 8 (61.54%) Mathematics
2 4 (30.77%) Analytics
2 4 (30.77%) Physics
3 3 (23.08%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) Bayesian Methods
3 3 (23.08%) Computer Vision
3 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Linear Algebra
3 3 (23.08%) Neural Network
3 3 (23.08%) Predictive Modelling
3 3 (23.08%) Reinforcement Learning
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) Behavioural Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Data Management
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) OOP
4 2 (15.38%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (15.38%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Python
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) C++
3 6 (46.15%) R
4 5 (38.46%) C
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) Scala
6 1 (7.69%) C#
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.69%) Lua
6 1 (7.69%) Perl
6 1 (7.69%) Ruby
6 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) PhD
3 2 (15.38%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Tableau
2 1 (7.69%) Vertica