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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 89 98
Rank change year-on-year -5 +9  
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 7 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.57% 0.33% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.92% 0.78% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 1
Median salary £35,000 £150,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -76.74% +254.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 757 511 634
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 62.05% 42.16% 46.11%
Number of salaries quoted 470 299 418
Median salary £40,000 £42,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.43% +6.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,200 £58,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MATLAB in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (84.62%) Analytics
3 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 9 (69.23%) Degree
4 8 (61.54%) Mathematics
5 7 (53.85%) SAS
6 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (38.46%) Tableau
7 5 (38.46%) Machine Learning
7 5 (38.46%) Python
7 5 (38.46%) R
8 4 (30.77%) Statistics
8 4 (30.77%) Big Data
8 4 (30.77%) Credit Risk
8 4 (30.77%) Hadoop
8 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
8 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
8 4 (30.77%) Numerical Analysis
8 4 (30.77%) .NET
8 4 (30.77%) Oracle
8 4 (30.77%) Legal
8 4 (30.77%) Validation
8 4 (30.77%) Data Mining
8 4 (30.77%) Benchmarking
8 4 (30.77%) Project Management
8 4 (30.77%) Risk Analytics
8 4 (30.77%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 4 (30.77%) Matrix Organization
9 3 (23.08%) IT Strategy
9 3 (23.08%) Mentoring

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 7 (53.85%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (23.08%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Big Data
1 4 (30.77%) Data Mining
1 4 (30.77%) Hadoop
2 3 (23.08%) BigQuery
3 2 (15.38%) QlikView
3 2 (15.38%) Spotfire
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Data Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Data Scientist
2 3 (23.08%) Research Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Data Scientist
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) D3.js
2 3 (23.08%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) Credit Risk
3 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 3 (23.08%) Equities
3 3 (23.08%) Fixed Income
3 3 (23.08%) Virtual Team
4 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Analytics
2 8 (61.54%) Mathematics
3 5 (38.46%) Machine Learning
4 4 (30.77%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 4 (30.77%) Benchmarking
4 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (30.77%) Numerical Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) Risk Analytics
4 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
4 4 (30.77%) Statistics
4 4 (30.77%) Validation
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
5 3 (23.08%) Fund Management
5 3 (23.08%) IT Strategy
5 3 (23.08%) Physics
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) Spatial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) R
3 3 (23.08%) Scala
3 3 (23.08%) VBA
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Tableau
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) Bloomberg
3 3 (23.08%) Reuters
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000-£85,000 plus an incredible package
Posted: 2 days ago