Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
UK > England
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 637 513 635
Rank change year-on-year -124 +122 +98
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 555 865 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.36% 0.53% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.64% 0.95% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 429 711 621
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,150 £28,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £101,250 £90,000 £90,000
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 86,828 90,812 96,157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.90% 55.39% 52.87%
Number of salaries quoted 72,673 75,144 83,883
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -23 230 £75,000 +15.38% 33
South East +2 122 £50,000 +25.00% 40
East of England -105 89 £35,000 -12.50% 31
Midlands -29 48 £42,000 +5.00% 31
West Midlands -9 36 £40,750 +1.88% 26
South West -21 33 £42,500 +6.25% 24
North of England -11 32 £45,000 -7.69% 17
Yorkshire +32 14 £40,000 -14.89% 5
East Midlands -27 12 £65,000 +62.50% 5
North West -23 11 £50,000 -16.67% 5
North East -11 7 £46,000 +16.46% 7
MATLAB
UK

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 336 (60.54%) Python
2 300 (54.05%) C++
3 272 (49.01%) R
4 251 (45.23%) Mathematics
5 230 (41.44%) Machine Learning
6 209 (37.66%) PhD
6 209 (37.66%) Data Science
7 205 (36.94%) Algorithms
8 178 (32.07%) Java
9 170 (30.63%) Degree
10 167 (30.09%) SQL
11 153 (27.57%) Analytics
12 151 (27.21%) Physics
13 150 (27.03%) Computer Science
14 136 (24.50%) C
15 135 (24.32%) Big Data
16 133 (23.96%) Finance
17 132 (23.78%) Analytical Skills
18 121 (21.80%) Artificial Intelligence
18 121 (21.80%) Software Engineering
19 117 (21.08%) Data Analysis
20 105 (18.92%) Problem-Solving
21 99 (17.84%) Statistics
22 92 (16.58%) Deep Learning
23 79 (14.23%) C#
24 73 (13.15%) Neural Network
25 71 (12.79%) Apache Spark
26 67 (12.07%) Computer Vision
27 64 (11.53%) Predictive Modelling
28 63 (11.35%) Simulink

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 71 (12.79%) Apache Spark
2 43 (7.75%) SAS
3 5 (0.90%) DNN
4 3 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.36%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.18%) IIS
6 1 (0.18%) IPython
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 63 (11.35%) Simulink
2 36 (6.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 31 (5.59%) GNU Octave
4 25 (4.50%) SPSS
5 15 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
6 10 (1.80%) Stateflow
7 8 (1.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 3 (0.54%) Chatbot
8 3 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.36%) EViews
9 2 (0.36%) Mathematica
9 2 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
9 2 (0.36%) Stata
10 1 (0.18%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.18%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 4 (0.72%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
1 4 (0.72%) SAP Retail
1 4 (0.72%) Teamcenter
2 3 (0.54%) FastStats
3 1 (0.18%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.26%) Adobe Analytics
2 7 (1.26%) Google Analytics
3 6 (1.08%) AdWords
4 5 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.72%) GitHub
5 4 (0.72%) SaaS
6 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.26%) Ethernet
1 7 (1.26%) Symposium
2 5 (0.90%) Internet
2 5 (0.90%) Wireless
3 2 (0.36%) FlexRay
3 2 (0.36%) HTTP
3 2 (0.36%) IPv4
3 2 (0.36%) iSCSI
3 2 (0.36%) Modbus
3 2 (0.36%) Skype
3 2 (0.36%) SMS
3 2 (0.36%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.18%) 3G
4 1 (0.18%) 4G
4 1 (0.18%) Firewall
4 1 (0.18%) Junos
4 1 (0.18%) Profibus
4 1 (0.18%) TETRA
4 1 (0.18%) WebEx
4 1 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (24.32%) Big Data
2 61 (10.99%) Hadoop
3 38 (6.85%) Data Mining
4 34 (6.13%) Apache Hive
5 29 (5.23%) NoSQL
6 21 (3.78%) Power BI
7 15 (2.70%) Relational Database
8 14 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (2.52%) MySQL
9 13 (2.34%) SQL Server
10 12 (2.16%) RDBMS
11 10 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (1.80%) Spotfire
12 8 (1.44%) Base SAS
12 8 (1.44%) MongoDB
12 8 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (0.90%) QlikView
14 4 (0.72%) OLAP
14 4 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 3 (0.54%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 39 (7.03%) Git (software)
2 29 (5.23%) LabVIEW
2 29 (5.23%) Subversion
3 21 (3.78%) Rational Rhapsody
4 12 (2.16%) Rational DOORS
5 9 (1.62%) Visual Studio
6 7 (1.26%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.08%) Artifactory
7 6 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (1.08%) Maven
8 4 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.72%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.54%) NUnit
9 3 (0.54%) Rational Team Concert
10 2 (0.36%) Ant
10 2 (0.36%) Polyspace
10 2 (0.36%) VectorCAST
11 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.18%) JIRA
11 1 (0.18%) NetBeans
General
1 133 (23.96%) Finance
2 49 (8.83%) Electronics
3 46 (8.29%) Banking
4 44 (7.93%) Telecoms
5 41 (7.39%) Front Office
6 39 (7.03%) Automotive
7 25 (4.50%) Publishing
8 23 (4.14%) Games
9 21 (3.78%) Marketing
10 19 (3.42%) Retail
11 17 (3.06%) Financial Institution
11 17 (3.06%) Manufacturing
12 16 (2.88%) Investment Banking
13 14 (2.52%) Aerospace
14 10 (1.80%) Military
15 8 (1.44%) Advertising
16 7 (1.26%) German Language
16 7 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.90%) French Language
18 4 (0.72%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 125 (22.52%) Data Scientist
2 71 (12.79%) Analyst
3 62 (11.17%) Software Engineer
4 49 (8.83%) Developer
5 34 (6.13%) C++ Software Engineer
5 34 (6.13%) Research Engineer
5 34 (6.13%) Senior Data Scientist
6 30 (5.41%) Computer Engineer
6 30 (5.41%) Computer Vision Engineer
7 26 (4.68%) Embedded Engineer
8 24 (4.32%) Architect
8 24 (4.32%) Machine Learning Researcher
9 23 (4.14%) Data Engineer
9 23 (4.14%) Graduate
10 21 (3.78%) Process Engineer
11 19 (3.42%) C Software Engineer
11 19 (3.42%) C/C++ Software Engineer
12 15 (2.70%) Embedded C++ Engineer
12 15 (2.70%) MATLAB Engineer
12 15 (2.70%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (9.01%) Natural Language Processing
2 47 (8.47%) TensorFlow
3 24 (4.32%) OpenGL
4 21 (3.78%) HTML
4 21 (3.78%) Pandas
5 20 (3.60%) .NET
5 20 (3.60%) CSS
5 20 (3.60%) scikit-learn
6 14 (2.52%) Kafka
7 12 (2.16%) Torch
8 11 (1.98%) HTML5
9 10 (1.80%) NumPy
10 9 (1.62%) Caffe
10 9 (1.62%) D3.js
10 9 (1.62%) Web Services
11 8 (1.44%) Theano
12 7 (1.26%) CSS3
12 7 (1.26%) XML
13 6 (1.08%) J2EE
13 6 (1.08%) Matplotlib
Miscellaneous
1 205 (36.94%) Algorithms
2 150 (27.03%) Computer Science
3 132 (23.78%) Analytical Skills
4 55 (9.91%) Fintech
5 39 (7.03%) Equities
6 33 (5.95%) Fixed Income
7 31 (5.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 28 (5.05%) Exotic Derivative
9 26 (4.68%) Data Structures
10 25 (4.50%) Market Risk
11 23 (4.14%) Acoustics
11 23 (4.14%) Derivative
12 21 (3.78%) CUDA
13 14 (2.52%) Embedded Systems
13 14 (2.52%) Hedge funds
13 14 (2.52%) Self-Motivation
14 13 (2.34%) Optoelectronics
14 13 (2.34%) Social Media
15 12 (2.16%) Credit Risk
16 10 (1.80%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (7.75%) Linux
2 20 (3.60%) Windows
3 11 (1.98%) Unix
4 4 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.18%) CentOS
5 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.18%) Robot Operating System
5 1 (0.18%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (45.23%) Mathematics
2 230 (41.44%) Machine Learning
3 209 (37.66%) Data Science
4 153 (27.57%) Analytics
5 151 (27.21%) Physics
6 121 (21.80%) Artificial Intelligence
6 121 (21.80%) Software Engineering
7 117 (21.08%) Data Analysis
8 105 (18.92%) Problem-Solving
9 99 (17.84%) Statistics
10 92 (16.58%) Deep Learning
11 73 (13.15%) Neural Network
12 67 (12.07%) Computer Vision
13 64 (11.53%) Predictive Modelling
14 60 (10.81%) Visualisation
15 50 (9.01%) Data Analytics
16 49 (8.83%) Signal Processing
17 44 (7.93%) Image Processing
18 41 (7.39%) Statistical Modelling
19 37 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 336 (60.54%) Python
2 300 (54.05%) C++
3 272 (49.01%) R
4 178 (32.07%) Java
5 167 (30.09%) SQL
6 136 (24.50%) C
7 79 (14.23%) C#
8 45 (8.11%) Scala
9 35 (6.31%) Embedded C
10 32 (5.77%) Embedded C++
11 26 (4.68%) VBA
12 22 (3.96%) JavaScript
13 14 (2.52%) Perl
14 9 (1.62%) VB
15 8 (1.44%) HiveQL
15 8 (1.44%) PHP
15 8 (1.44%) Ruby
15 8 (1.44%) VB.NET
16 7 (1.26%) Julia
16 7 (1.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 209 (37.66%) PhD
2 170 (30.63%) Degree
3 23 (4.14%) Numerate Degree
3 23 (4.14%) Security Cleared
4 20 (3.60%) Master's Degree
5 15 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (2.34%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.90%) HND
8 4 (0.72%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.54%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.18%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.18%) CFA
11 1 (0.18%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.34%) Data Quality
2 9 (1.62%) Dodd-Frank
2 9 (1.62%) MiFID
2 9 (1.62%) MISRA
3 8 (1.44%) EMIR
4 7 (1.26%) QA
5 6 (1.08%) GDPR
5 6 (1.08%) ISO 26262
6 5 (0.90%) DO-254
7 3 (0.54%) Def Stans
7 3 (0.54%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.18%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.18%) MISRA C
System Software
1 23 (4.14%) Firmware
2 8 (1.44%) HDFS
3 3 (0.54%) Docker
4 1 (0.18%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 7 (1.26%) Ansible
2 6 (1.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (6.67%) Tableau
2 20 (3.60%) Google
3 15 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 13 (2.34%) Oracle
5 9 (1.62%) SAP
6 8 (1.44%) Adobe
6 8 (1.44%) WorldPay
7 7 (1.26%) Cloudera
8 6 (1.08%) Omniture
8 6 (1.08%) Xilinx
9 5 (0.90%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (0.90%) Talend
10 4 (0.72%) CA
10 4 (0.72%) Cadence
10 4 (0.72%) Retek
10 4 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.72%) Teradata
11 3 (0.54%) IBM
11 3 (0.54%) Minitab
11 3 (0.54%) Telerik