Period
to 27 October 2021

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 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
UK > England
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 526 504 607
Rank change year-on-year -22 +103 +105
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 539 172 521
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.48% 0.38% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.89% 0.64% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 145 150 363
10th Percentile £36,585 £33,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% +20.00% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £100,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £123,750 £86,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +22.45% -2.00%

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 60,502 26,979 67,397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.28% 59.36% 53.61%
Number of salaries quoted 40,613 23,313 56,406
10th Percentile £36,233 £35,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £44,750 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +4.65%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for MATLAB in England

MATLAB
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MATLAB in England.

Salary trend for MATLAB in England

MATLAB
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing MATLAB in England over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

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 27 October 2021. 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 -178 148 £80,000 -20.00% 19
East of England +4 135 £56,250 +12.50% 32
South West -4 107 £50,000 +11.11% 35
South East -121 84 £42,500 -5.56% 47
North of England -85 49 £70,000 +105.13% 13
Yorkshire -75 33 £70,000 +201.08% 1
Midlands -134 14 £33,750 -38.64% 23
West Midlands -93 11 - - 20
North East -20 10 £43,500 -3.33% 1
North West -91 6 £50,000 - 11
East Midlands -67 3 £33,750 -55.00% 3
MATLAB
UK

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, 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.

1 290 (53.80%) Python
2 256 (47.50%) Algorithms
3 242 (44.90%) C++
4 232 (43.04%) Simulink
5 213 (39.52%) Degree
6 183 (33.95%) Mathematics
7 175 (32.47%) C
8 169 (31.35%) Social Skills
9 130 (24.12%) PhD
10 126 (23.38%) Machine Learning
11 119 (22.08%) Computer Science
12 111 (20.59%) Validation
13 105 (19.48%) Electronics
14 102 (18.92%) Physics
15 98 (18.18%) R
16 96 (17.81%) Software Engineering
16 96 (17.81%) SQL
17 88 (16.33%) Java
18 85 (15.77%) Signal Processing
19 83 (15.40%) Firmware
20 80 (14.84%) Problem-Solving
21 74 (13.73%) Data Science
21 74 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
22 71 (13.17%) Deep Learning
22 71 (13.17%) Model Validation
23 70 (12.99%) TensorFlow
24 67 (12.43%) Linux
24 67 (12.43%) Jenkins
25 66 (12.24%) AWS
26 64 (11.87%) Finance

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 26 (4.82%) Apache Spark
2 11 (2.04%) Confluence
3 10 (1.86%) SAS
4 2 (0.37%) Apache
5 1 (0.19%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 232 (43.04%) Simulink
2 43 (7.98%) Stateflow
3 25 (4.64%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (2.23%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (0.93%) Zemax
6 4 (0.74%) GNU Octave
7 3 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (0.37%) Weka
9 1 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 66 (12.24%) AWS
2 26 (4.82%) GCP
3 17 (3.15%) Azure
4 15 (2.78%) Power Platform
5 12 (2.23%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (1.11%) SaaS
7 5 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.19%) Amazon SageMaker
9 1 (0.19%) GitHub
9 1 (0.19%) PaaS
9 1 (0.19%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 38 (7.05%) Wireless
2 33 (6.12%) DVB
3 31 (5.75%) MIMO
3 31 (5.75%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (1.67%) SSH
5 6 (1.11%) Software-Defined Radio
6 3 (0.56%) Broadband
6 3 (0.56%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.37%) 5G
7 2 (0.37%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.19%) 2G
8 1 (0.19%) 3G
8 1 (0.19%) 3GPP
8 1 (0.19%) 4G
8 1 (0.19%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (4.64%) Data Mining
2 15 (2.78%) Big Data
2 15 (2.78%) Power BI
3 13 (2.41%) SQL Server
4 11 (2.04%) NoSQL
5 8 (1.48%) Tableau
6 7 (1.30%) MS Access
6 7 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (0.93%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.74%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 4 (0.74%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.74%) NewSQL
8 4 (0.74%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.56%) BigQuery
9 3 (0.56%) KDB
9 3 (0.56%) MySQL
10 2 (0.37%) Blockchain
10 2 (0.37%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 67 (12.43%) Jenkins
2 57 (10.58%) Rational Rhapsody
3 29 (5.38%) Rational Team Concert
4 26 (4.82%) Rational DOORS
5 16 (2.97%) GitLab
6 15 (2.78%) JIRA
7 13 (2.41%) Git (software)
8 12 (2.23%) LabVIEW
9 11 (2.04%) Subversion
10 8 (1.48%) CMake
11 4 (0.74%) Bitbucket
11 4 (0.74%) ClearCase
11 4 (0.74%) Plastic SCM
12 3 (0.56%) Polyspace
13 2 (0.37%) Visual Studio
14 1 (0.19%) ReSharper
General
1 169 (31.35%) Social Skills
2 105 (19.48%) Electronics
3 74 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
4 64 (11.87%) Finance
5 48 (8.91%) Automotive
6 33 (6.12%) Presentation Skills
7 30 (5.57%) Games
8 27 (5.01%) Military
9 26 (4.82%) Retail
10 24 (4.45%) Avionics
11 22 (4.08%) Aerospace
12 21 (3.90%) Marketing
13 20 (3.71%) Banking
14 19 (3.53%) Public Sector
15 17 (3.15%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 16 (2.97%) Back Office
17 15 (2.78%) Front Office
18 13 (2.41%) Telecoms
18 13 (2.41%) Wearables
19 11 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 114 (21.15%) Systems Engineer
2 70 (12.99%) Developer
3 55 (10.20%) Embedded Engineer
4 50 (9.28%) Software Engineer
5 42 (7.79%) Software Developer
6 41 (7.61%) Design Engineer
7 37 (6.86%) Development Engineer
7 37 (6.86%) Software Development Engineer
8 36 (6.68%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
8 36 (6.68%) Software Design Engineer
9 34 (6.31%) Data Scientist
10 32 (5.94%) Salesforce Developer
11 31 (5.75%) Algorithm Engineer
11 31 (5.75%) DSP Algorithm Engineer
11 31 (5.75%) DSP Engineer
11 31 (5.75%) Senior Algorithm Engineer
11 31 (5.75%) Senior DSP Engineer
11 31 (5.75%) Wireless Engineer
12 29 (5.38%) Analyst
13 28 (5.19%) MATLAB Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (12.99%) TensorFlow
2 49 (9.09%) .NET
3 45 (8.35%) PyTorch
4 40 (7.42%) scikit-learn
5 37 (6.86%) Keras
6 25 (4.64%) Pandas
7 24 (4.45%) NumPy
8 23 (4.27%) Theano
8 23 (4.27%) Torch
9 21 (3.90%) OpenCV
9 21 (3.90%) SciPy
10 18 (3.34%) React
11 15 (2.78%) Chainer
12 10 (1.86%) Caffe
13 9 (1.67%) JSON
14 8 (1.48%) Dask
14 8 (1.48%) Flask
14 8 (1.48%) MXNet
14 8 (1.48%) PyMC3
15 5 (0.93%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 256 (47.50%) Algorithms
2 55 (10.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 46 (8.53%) Robotics
4 39 (7.24%) Embedded Systems
5 25 (4.64%) Derivative
6 20 (3.71%) Smartphone
7 19 (3.53%) Equities
8 18 (3.34%) VHDL
9 14 (2.60%) Self-Motivation
10 9 (1.67%) Blog
10 9 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
10 9 (1.67%) Market Risk
10 9 (1.67%) OTC Derivatives
11 7 (1.30%) Analogue Electronics
11 7 (1.30%) Credit Derivative
11 7 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (1.11%) Fixed Income
12 6 (1.11%) User Experience
13 5 (0.93%) Management Information System
14 4 (0.74%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 67 (12.43%) Linux
2 47 (8.72%) Windows
3 9 (1.67%) Unix
4 3 (0.56%) FreeRTOS
4 3 (0.56%) Mac OS
4 3 (0.56%) SafeRTOS
5 2 (0.37%) Android
5 2 (0.37%) Robot Operating System
6 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.19%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (33.95%) Mathematics
2 126 (23.38%) Machine Learning
3 119 (22.08%) Computer Science
4 111 (20.59%) Validation
5 102 (18.92%) Physics
6 96 (17.81%) Software Engineering
7 85 (15.77%) Signal Processing
8 80 (14.84%) Problem-Solving
9 74 (13.73%) Data Science
10 71 (13.17%) Deep Learning
10 71 (13.17%) Model Validation
11 62 (11.50%) Mentoring
12 58 (10.76%) Data Analysis
13 57 (10.58%) Computer Vision
14 56 (10.39%) Artificial Intelligence
14 56 (10.39%) Statistics
15 55 (10.20%) OO
16 53 (9.83%) Neural Network
17 52 (9.65%) Systems Engineering
18 51 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 290 (53.80%) Python
2 242 (44.90%) C++
3 175 (32.47%) C
4 98 (18.18%) R
5 96 (17.81%) SQL
6 88 (16.33%) Java
7 63 (11.69%) C#
8 56 (10.39%) JavaScript
9 49 (9.09%) Scala
10 43 (7.98%) Ada
11 41 (7.61%) Perl
12 40 (7.42%) Ruby
13 39 (7.24%) VB.NET
14 36 (6.68%) Apple Swift
14 36 (6.68%) Dart
14 36 (6.68%) Kotlin
14 36 (6.68%) Objective-C
14 36 (6.68%) Pascal
14 36 (6.68%) PHP
15 31 (5.75%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 213 (39.52%) Degree
2 130 (24.12%) PhD
3 45 (8.35%) Security Cleared
4 35 (6.49%) Computer Science Degree
5 18 (3.34%) SC Cleared
6 14 (2.60%) Master's Degree
7 5 (0.93%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.74%) DBS Check
8 4 (0.74%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.37%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (9.09%) MISRA
2 45 (8.35%) Def Stans
3 10 (1.86%) ISO 26262
4 6 (1.11%) DO-178B
5 3 (0.56%) Basel II
5 3 (0.56%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.19%) Accessibility
6 1 (0.19%) DO-254
6 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 15288
6 1 (0.19%) QA
System Software
1 83 (15.40%) Firmware
2 19 (3.53%) Docker
3 4 (0.74%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.19%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 16 (2.97%) Kubernetes
2 12 (2.23%) Ansible
2 12 (2.23%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (2.23%) Puppet
2 12 (2.23%) Terraform
3 1 (0.19%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 51 (9.46%) IBM
2 37 (6.86%) Salesforce.com
3 27 (5.01%) MathWorks
4 21 (3.90%) OpenAI
5 17 (3.15%) Xilinx
6 16 (2.97%) Microsoft
7 15 (2.78%) Google
8 14 (2.60%) EMC
9 10 (1.86%) Mentor Graphics
10 7 (1.30%) Twitter
11 5 (0.93%) Cadence
11 5 (0.93%) Facebook
11 5 (0.93%) Oracle
11 5 (0.93%) YouTube
12 4 (0.74%) Lauterbach
13 3 (0.56%) Agilent
13 3 (0.56%) Altera
13 3 (0.56%) Atlassian
13 3 (0.56%) Intel
13 3 (0.56%) SAP