Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 683 503 631
Rank change year-on-year -180 +128 +79
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 452 931 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.55% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.55% 1.00% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 373 735 610
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,750 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £101,250 £95,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 82,868 92,954 94,936
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.37% 55.37% 52.98%
Number of salaries quoted 69,509 77,068 82,581
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +0.50% +4.74% +5.56%

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 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 2018. 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 -79 190 £85,000 +21.43% 43
South East +5 108 £47,500 +5.56% 48
East of England -131 50 £35,000 -10.26% 39
Midlands -27 40 £51,250 +13.89% 26
North of England +5 35 £45,500 -2.15% 20
West Midlands +1 28 £41,500 -12.63% 17
South West 0 28 £41,250 +3.13% 18
Yorkshire +31 17 £45,000 +16.13% 3
East Midlands -15 12 £65,000 +62.50% 9
North East +3 11 £46,000 +18.71% 8
North West -13 8 £50,000 -9.09% 9
MATLAB
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, 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.

1 272 (60.18%) Python
2 253 (55.97%) R
3 237 (52.43%) C++
4 211 (46.68%) Mathematics
5 188 (41.59%) Machine Learning
6 170 (37.61%) PhD
7 169 (37.39%) Degree
8 148 (32.74%) Physics
9 146 (32.30%) Data Science
10 143 (31.64%) Algorithms
11 138 (30.53%) SQL
12 137 (30.31%) Java
13 124 (27.43%) Artificial Intelligence
14 123 (27.21%) Big Data
15 117 (25.88%) Computer Science
16 113 (25.00%) Finance
17 108 (23.89%) Software Engineering
18 107 (23.67%) Analytics
19 104 (23.01%) Analytical Skills
20 100 (22.12%) Data Analysis
21 91 (20.13%) C
21 91 (20.13%) Deep Learning
22 76 (16.81%) Statistics
23 75 (16.59%) C#
24 74 (16.37%) Neural Network
25 73 (16.15%) Problem-Solving
26 59 (13.05%) Equities
27 50 (11.06%) Simulink
28 49 (10.84%) Git (software)
29 48 (10.62%) Apache Spark

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 48 (10.62%) Apache Spark
2 38 (8.41%) SAS
3 5 (1.11%) DNN
3 5 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (0.88%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.22%) Apache
5 1 (0.22%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.22%) IIS
5 1 (0.22%) IPython
5 1 (0.22%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 50 (11.06%) Simulink
2 38 (8.41%) GNU Octave
3 27 (5.97%) SPSS
4 16 (3.54%) Microsoft Excel
5 8 (1.77%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (1.77%) Stata
6 6 (1.33%) Stateflow
7 5 (1.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (0.44%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.44%) EViews
9 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.22%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (0.88%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 41 (9.07%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.42%) Google Cloud Platform
3 15 (3.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.88%) GitHub
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.22%) AdWords
5 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.11%) Internet
1 5 (1.11%) Wireless
2 4 (0.88%) Ethernet
2 4 (0.88%) Symposium
3 2 (0.44%) FlexRay
3 2 (0.44%) Modbus
4 1 (0.22%) Firewall
4 1 (0.22%) InfiniBand
4 1 (0.22%) Junos
4 1 (0.22%) Profibus
4 1 (0.22%) Skype
4 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (27.21%) Big Data
2 44 (9.73%) NoSQL
3 40 (8.85%) Hadoop
4 18 (3.98%) Data Mining
5 15 (3.32%) Apache Hive
6 13 (2.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (2.88%) Power BI
6 13 (2.88%) SQL Server
7 8 (1.77%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.33%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.33%) MySQL
8 6 (1.33%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.11%) Base SAS
9 5 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.88%) HBase
10 4 (0.88%) MS Access
11 3 (0.66%) Kdb+
11 3 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.66%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 49 (10.84%) Git (software)
2 41 (9.07%) Subversion
3 21 (4.65%) Rational Rhapsody
4 16 (3.54%) Jenkins
5 15 (3.32%) LabVIEW
6 14 (3.10%) Artifactory
6 14 (3.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 14 (3.10%) Maven
6 14 (3.10%) Rational DOORS
7 6 (1.33%) RStudio
7 6 (1.33%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.11%) JIRA
9 4 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.88%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.66%) Rational Team Concert
11 2 (0.44%) Ant
11 2 (0.44%) CMake
11 2 (0.44%) Polyspace
11 2 (0.44%) Redmine
11 2 (0.44%) VectorCAST
General
1 113 (25.00%) Finance
2 44 (9.73%) Electronics
3 42 (9.29%) Front Office
4 41 (9.07%) Banking
5 39 (8.63%) Telecoms
6 32 (7.08%) Games
7 30 (6.64%) Automotive
8 26 (5.75%) Publishing
9 21 (4.65%) Marketing
10 16 (3.54%) Aerospace
11 11 (2.43%) Investment Banking
11 11 (2.43%) Manufacturing
12 10 (2.21%) Military
13 8 (1.77%) Advertising
14 7 (1.55%) Financial Institution
14 7 (1.55%) German Language
14 7 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (1.33%) Billing
16 5 (1.11%) French Language
17 4 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 86 (19.03%) Data Scientist
2 59 (13.05%) Developer
3 52 (11.50%) Analyst
4 49 (10.84%) Software Engineer
5 27 (5.97%) Research Engineer
6 25 (5.53%) Machine Learning Researcher
6 25 (5.53%) Senior Data Scientist
7 22 (4.87%) Computer Engineer
7 22 (4.87%) Computer Vision Engineer
8 20 (4.42%) Architect
8 20 (4.42%) Graduate
9 16 (3.54%) C++ Software Engineer
9 16 (3.54%) Embedded Engineer
9 16 (3.54%) Process Engineer
10 15 (3.32%) Systems Architect
11 13 (2.88%) Data Engineer
11 13 (2.88%) Financial Analyst
12 11 (2.43%) Machine Learning Engineer
12 11 (2.43%) Quantitative Analyst
12 11 (2.43%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (8.85%) Natural Language Processing
2 26 (5.75%) Web Services
3 20 (4.42%) TensorFlow
4 14 (3.10%) J2EE
5 13 (2.88%) OpenGL
6 11 (2.43%) JSON
6 11 (2.43%) scikit-learn
7 10 (2.21%) Pandas
8 9 (1.99%) HTML
9 8 (1.77%) AngularJS
9 8 (1.77%) React
9 8 (1.77%) Vue.js
9 8 (1.77%) XML
10 7 (1.55%) .NET
11 6 (1.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 6 (1.33%) CSS
11 6 (1.33%) Kafka
11 6 (1.33%) NumPy
11 6 (1.33%) Torch
12 5 (1.11%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 143 (31.64%) Algorithms
2 117 (25.88%) Computer Science
3 104 (23.01%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (13.05%) Equities
5 44 (9.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 39 (8.63%) Fintech
7 36 (7.96%) Fixed Income
7 36 (7.96%) Hedge funds
8 28 (6.19%) Exotic Derivative
9 25 (5.53%) Market Risk
10 24 (5.31%) Acoustics
11 22 (4.87%) Self-Motivation
12 21 (4.65%) Derivative
13 16 (3.54%) Credit Risk
14 13 (2.88%) Data Structures
14 13 (2.88%) Embedded Systems
15 10 (2.21%) Optoelectronics
16 9 (1.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 8 (1.77%) Social Media
18 7 (1.55%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 19 (4.20%) Linux
2 12 (2.65%) Windows
3 5 (1.11%) Robot Operating System
3 5 (1.11%) VxWorks
4 2 (0.44%) CentOS
4 2 (0.44%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.44%) Unix
5 1 (0.22%) Android
5 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (46.68%) Mathematics
2 188 (41.59%) Machine Learning
3 148 (32.74%) Physics
4 146 (32.30%) Data Science
5 124 (27.43%) Artificial Intelligence
6 108 (23.89%) Software Engineering
7 107 (23.67%) Analytics
8 100 (22.12%) Data Analysis
9 91 (20.13%) Deep Learning
10 76 (16.81%) Statistics
11 74 (16.37%) Neural Network
12 73 (16.15%) Problem-Solving
13 44 (9.73%) Agile Software Development
14 43 (9.51%) Computer Vision
15 40 (8.85%) Signal Processing
16 37 (8.19%) Data Analytics
17 36 (7.96%) Image Processing
18 35 (7.74%) Mathematical Modelling
18 35 (7.74%) Visualisation
19 33 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 272 (60.18%) Python
2 253 (55.97%) R
3 237 (52.43%) C++
4 138 (30.53%) SQL
5 137 (30.31%) Java
6 91 (20.13%) C
7 75 (16.59%) C#
8 32 (7.08%) Scala
9 21 (4.65%) Embedded C
10 18 (3.98%) JavaScript
11 17 (3.76%) Embedded C++
12 10 (2.21%) PHP
12 10 (2.21%) Ruby
13 9 (1.99%) VBA
14 8 (1.77%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.77%) VB
15 7 (1.55%) Assembly Language
15 7 (1.55%) Perl
16 6 (1.33%) Korn
16 6 (1.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 170 (37.61%) PhD
2 169 (37.39%) Degree
3 19 (4.20%) Master's Degree
3 19 (4.20%) Numerate Degree
4 15 (3.32%) Security Cleared
5 14 (3.10%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (2.21%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.11%) HND
8 3 (0.66%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.66%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.44%) CIPD
10 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.65%) Data Quality
2 9 (1.99%) QA
3 8 (1.77%) Dodd-Frank
3 8 (1.77%) EMIR
3 8 (1.77%) GDPR
3 8 (1.77%) MiFID
4 6 (1.33%) ISO 26262
5 5 (1.11%) DO-254
5 5 (1.11%) MISRA
6 3 (0.66%) Def Stans
6 3 (0.66%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.22%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.22%) IFRS
7 1 (0.22%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.22%) MISRA C
7 1 (0.22%) Solvency II
System Software
1 21 (4.65%) Firmware
2 3 (0.66%) Apache Flume
2 3 (0.66%) Docker
2 3 (0.66%) HDFS
3 1 (0.22%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 14 (3.10%) Ansible
1 14 (3.10%) Puppet
2 2 (0.44%) Oozie
3 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (4.42%) Tableau
2 16 (3.54%) Microsoft
3 9 (1.99%) SAP
4 7 (1.55%) Cloudera
4 7 (1.55%) Google
5 6 (1.33%) Bloomberg
5 6 (1.33%) Oracle
5 6 (1.33%) Reuters
6 5 (1.11%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (0.88%) IBM
7 4 (0.88%) Xilinx
8 3 (0.66%) Cognizant
8 3 (0.66%) Talend
8 3 (0.66%) Twitter
8 3 (0.66%) WorldPay
9 2 (0.44%) Cognos
9 2 (0.44%) Hortonworks
9 2 (0.44%) Informatica
9 2 (0.44%) RapidMiner
9 2 (0.44%) Vertica