Period
to 13 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 13 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
UK > England
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 579 703 510
Rank change year-on-year +124 -193 +144
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 535 456 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.42% 0.30% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.78% 0.54% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 376 373 729
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £101,250 £95,000
UK median annual salary £49,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.00% - -

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 England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 68,505 83,959 93,388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 53.88% 55.38% 55.46%
Number of salaries quoted 56,987 70,503 77,444
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,225 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.53% +4.45% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,474
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for MATLAB in England

MATLAB
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for MATLAB in England

MATLAB
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MATLAB in England over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

Salary histogram for MATLAB in England

MATLAB
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the England region over the 6 months to 13 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +66 171 £67,500 -20.59% 20
South East +79 147 £38,500 -18.95% 49
South West +55 81 £49,000 +18.79% 21
North of England +61 62 £37,654 -17.24% 3
North West +92 54 £37,577 -24.85% 2
Midlands +40 40 £40,000 -20.00% 21
East of England +45 33 £50,000 +42.86% 45
West Midlands +17 26 £41,500 -4.05% 8
East Midlands +27 14 £32,500 -50.00% 12
Yorkshire 0 7 £42,500 -5.56% 1
North East +6 1 £52,500 +15.38%
MATLAB
UK

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, 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 England region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 380 (71.03%) Python
2 236 (44.11%) Mathematics
3 229 (42.80%) C++
4 200 (37.38%) R
5 198 (37.01%) Algorithms
6 196 (36.64%) Degree
7 189 (35.33%) Software Engineering
8 158 (29.53%) C
9 140 (26.17%) Computer Science
10 133 (24.86%) C#
11 123 (22.99%) Machine Learning
12 121 (22.62%) Data Science
13 110 (20.56%) Finance
14 107 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
15 99 (18.50%) Java
16 94 (17.57%) SQL
17 89 (16.64%) PhD
18 85 (15.89%) Computer Vision
19 80 (14.95%) Physics
20 79 (14.77%) Analytics
21 78 (14.58%) Signal Processing
22 77 (14.39%) .NET
22 77 (14.39%) Simulink
23 73 (13.64%) Artificial Intelligence
23 73 (13.64%) Statistics
24 70 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
25 69 (12.90%) Windows
26 67 (12.52%) Linux
27 62 (11.59%) Image Processing
28 61 (11.40%) Problem-Solving

MATLAB
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 28 (5.23%) SAS
2 16 (2.99%) Apache Spark
3 8 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (1.50%) Kinematics
4 5 (0.93%) Jupyter
4 5 (0.93%) Tornado
5 4 (0.75%) nginx
6 3 (0.56%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.37%) Apache
8 1 (0.19%) WinCC
Applications
1 77 (14.39%) Simulink
2 17 (3.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (2.24%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (2.24%) SPSS
3 12 (2.24%) Stateflow
4 11 (2.06%) Mathematica
5 8 (1.50%) Stata
6 7 (1.31%) GNU Octave
7 4 (0.75%) CATIA
7 4 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 3 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.56%) Weka
9 2 (0.37%) OrCAD
9 2 (0.37%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.19%) CPLEX
10 1 (0.19%) Doxygen
10 1 (0.19%) EPLAN
10 1 (0.19%) PTC Creo
10 1 (0.19%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (0.56%) ENOVIA
2 2 (0.37%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.30%) Azure
2 21 (3.93%) AWS
3 13 (2.43%) GCP
4 10 (1.87%) Power Platform
5 7 (1.31%) SaaS
6 6 (1.12%) GitHub
7 3 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.56%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.56%) Google Sheets
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon SageMaker
8 1 (0.19%) AWS IoT
8 1 (0.19%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.99%) Wireless
2 9 (1.68%) 5G
3 5 (0.93%) Broadband
3 5 (0.93%) Ethernet
3 5 (0.93%) LTE
4 4 (0.75%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (0.75%) FlexRay
4 4 (0.75%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.37%) 3G
5 2 (0.37%) 3GPP
5 2 (0.37%) HSPA
5 2 (0.37%) PPP
5 2 (0.37%) Software-Defined Radio
5 2 (0.37%) UMTS
6 1 (0.19%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.19%) DHCP
6 1 (0.19%) HTTP
6 1 (0.19%) MQTT
6 1 (0.19%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (7.10%) Big Data
2 29 (5.42%) SQL Server
3 23 (4.30%) NoSQL
4 22 (4.11%) Relational Database
5 19 (3.55%) Data Mining
6 14 (2.62%) Hadoop
7 13 (2.43%) MongoDB
8 12 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (2.24%) QlikView
9 10 (1.87%) MS Access
9 10 (1.87%) Power BI
10 9 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (1.50%) BigQuery
12 7 (1.31%) Neo4j
13 6 (1.12%) Cosmos DB
13 6 (1.12%) Data Lake
13 6 (1.12%) MySQL
14 4 (0.75%) InfluxDB
15 3 (0.56%) Apache Accumulo
16 2 (0.37%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 59 (11.03%) Git (software)
2 25 (4.67%) LabVIEW
3 24 (4.49%) Subversion
4 12 (2.24%) Rational DOORS
4 12 (2.24%) Visual Studio
5 8 (1.50%) JIRA
6 5 (0.93%) TestRail
7 4 (0.75%) Mercurial
7 4 (0.75%) Rational Rhapsody
7 4 (0.75%) Redmine
8 3 (0.56%) CppUnit
8 3 (0.56%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.56%) JUnit
8 3 (0.56%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.19%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.19%) CMake
9 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.19%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.19%) StarTeam
9 1 (0.19%) Valgrind
General
1 110 (20.56%) Finance
2 57 (10.65%) Electronics
3 47 (8.79%) Automotive
4 44 (8.22%) Aerospace
5 41 (7.66%) Manufacturing
6 40 (7.48%) Banking
7 33 (6.17%) Marketing
8 24 (4.49%) Military
9 20 (3.74%) Telecoms
10 17 (3.18%) Games
11 16 (2.99%) Public Sector
12 11 (2.06%) Advertising
13 8 (1.50%) Retail
14 6 (1.12%) Front Office
14 6 (1.12%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.93%) Back Office
15 5 (0.93%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.93%) Publishing
15 5 (0.93%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.75%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 115 (21.50%) Software Engineer
2 94 (17.57%) Data Scientist
3 69 (12.90%) Developer
4 46 (8.60%) Analyst
5 33 (6.17%) C# Software Engineer
6 30 (5.61%) Systems Engineer
7 28 (5.23%) Junior
8 26 (4.86%) Senior Software Engineer
9 22 (4.11%) Control Systems Engineer
9 22 (4.11%) Qualitative Analyst
9 22 (4.11%) Quantitative Analyst
9 22 (4.11%) Research Engineer
10 20 (3.74%) Data Analyst
10 20 (3.74%) Python Developer
11 18 (3.36%) Audio Engineer
11 18 (3.36%) Quantitative Developer
12 17 (3.18%) .NET Software Engineer
12 17 (3.18%) Applications Engineer
12 17 (3.18%) Development Engineer
12 17 (3.18%) DSP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (14.39%) .NET
2 31 (5.79%) Natural Language Processing
3 26 (4.86%) NumPy
4 24 (4.49%) OpenCV
5 22 (4.11%) TensorFlow
6 21 (3.93%) Pandas
7 18 (3.36%) scikit-learn
8 15 (2.80%) HTML
8 15 (2.80%) React
9 13 (2.43%) OpenCL
9 13 (2.43%) PyTorch
10 9 (1.68%) Dask
11 8 (1.50%) MFC
11 8 (1.50%) Qt
12 7 (1.31%) ASP.NET
13 6 (1.12%) SciPy
14 5 (0.93%) Flask
14 5 (0.93%) J2EE
14 5 (0.93%) Keras
14 5 (0.93%) OOXML
Miscellaneous
1 198 (37.01%) Algorithms
2 70 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (8.97%) Robotics
4 42 (7.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 34 (6.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 34 (6.36%) Hedge funds
6 27 (5.05%) CUDA
6 27 (5.05%) Equities
7 22 (4.11%) ASIC
8 20 (3.74%) Embedded Systems
8 20 (3.74%) VHDL
9 19 (3.55%) Credit Risk
10 18 (3.36%) Augmented Reality
10 18 (3.36%) Fixed Income
11 17 (3.18%) Acoustics
11 17 (3.18%) Derivative
12 15 (2.80%) Smartphone
13 14 (2.62%) Management Information System
14 13 (2.43%) Greenfield Project
15 12 (2.24%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 69 (12.90%) Windows
2 67 (12.52%) Linux
3 19 (3.55%) Unix
4 16 (2.99%) Android
5 7 (1.31%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (0.75%) VxWorks
6 4 (0.75%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.75%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.19%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (44.11%) Mathematics
2 189 (35.33%) Software Engineering
3 140 (26.17%) Computer Science
4 123 (22.99%) Machine Learning
5 121 (22.62%) Data Science
6 107 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (15.89%) Computer Vision
8 80 (14.95%) Physics
9 79 (14.77%) Analytics
10 78 (14.58%) Signal Processing
11 73 (13.64%) Artificial Intelligence
11 73 (13.64%) Statistics
12 62 (11.59%) Image Processing
13 61 (11.40%) Problem-Solving
14 51 (9.53%) Data Analysis
15 48 (8.97%) Visualisation
16 47 (8.79%) Deep Learning
17 42 (7.85%) Mathematical Modelling
18 39 (7.29%) Risk Management
19 36 (6.73%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 380 (71.03%) Python
2 229 (42.80%) C++
3 200 (37.38%) R
4 158 (29.53%) C
5 133 (24.86%) C#
6 99 (18.50%) Java
7 94 (17.57%) SQL
8 31 (5.79%) JavaScript
9 23 (4.30%) Perl
10 18 (3.36%) VBA
11 16 (2.99%) Scala
12 12 (2.24%) TypeScript
12 12 (2.24%) VB
13 11 (2.06%) PowerShell
13 11 (2.06%) T-SQL
14 9 (1.68%) Assembly Language
14 9 (1.68%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.50%) Cython
15 8 (1.50%) Ruby
16 7 (1.31%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 196 (36.64%) Degree
2 89 (16.64%) PhD
3 54 (10.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 43 (8.04%) Security Cleared
5 24 (4.49%) Master's Degree
6 23 (4.30%) SC Cleared
7 13 (2.43%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.50%) Numerate Degree
9 5 (0.93%) CFA
10 3 (0.56%) Postgraduate
11 2 (0.37%) Chartered Engineer
11 2 (0.37%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.87%) IFRS
1 10 (1.87%) IFRS 9
2 9 (1.68%) Dodd-Frank
2 9 (1.68%) EMIR
2 9 (1.68%) MiFID
3 8 (1.50%) DICOM
4 7 (1.31%) IEC 61131
4 7 (1.31%) ISO 26262
5 6 (1.12%) QA
6 5 (0.93%) IEC 61508
7 3 (0.56%) Actionable Recommendations
7 3 (0.56%) Def Stans
7 3 (0.56%) ISO 13485
7 3 (0.56%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.56%) MISRA
8 2 (0.37%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.19%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.19%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.19%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (3.18%) Firmware
2 13 (2.43%) Docker
3 3 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (1.68%) BMC PATROL
2 8 (1.50%) Kibana
2 8 (1.50%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.75%) Ansible
3 4 (0.75%) Icinga
3 4 (0.75%) Prometheus
4 3 (0.56%) Docker Swarm
4 3 (0.56%) Puppet
4 3 (0.56%) Salt
5 1 (0.19%) Graylog
5 1 (0.19%) Nagios
5 1 (0.19%) Terraform
5 1 (0.19%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 36 (6.73%) Tableau
2 27 (5.05%) Microsoft
3 19 (3.55%) SAP
4 8 (1.50%) Mentor Graphics
5 7 (1.31%) Altera
5 7 (1.31%) Google
5 7 (1.31%) Oracle
6 6 (1.12%) Intel
6 6 (1.12%) Xilinx
7 5 (0.93%) Bloomberg
7 5 (0.93%) Cisco
7 5 (0.93%) FIS
7 5 (0.93%) WorldPay
8 4 (0.75%) Blue Prism
8 4 (0.75%) Green Hills
8 4 (0.75%) IBM
8 4 (0.75%) Synology
9 3 (0.56%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.56%) FactSet
9 3 (0.56%) Reuters