Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 487 615 705
Rank change year-on-year +128 +90 +14
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 924 657 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.55% 0.37% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.00% 0.70% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 728 606 527
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £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 92650 94366 106942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.45% 53.00% 52.02%
Number of salaries quoted 76800 82071 92316
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +118 338 £70,000 +7.69% 15
East of England +156 248 £39,000 -10.34% 8
South East +43 138 £45,000 - 5
Midlands +20 91 £45,000 - 2
West Midlands +47 63 £47,500 +5.56% 2
South West +17 56 £40,000 -20.00% 2
North of England -7 54 £46,500 +16.25% 7
North West -6 37 £55,000 +37.50% 5
East Midlands -13 27 £40,000 -11.11%
Yorkshire +28 15 £38,750 -8.82% 1
North East -1 2 £38,750 -13.89% 1
MATLAB
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 England region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 572 (61.90%) Python
2 450 (48.70%) Mathematics
3 432 (46.75%) C++
4 384 (41.56%) R
5 327 (35.39%) Machine Learning
6 304 (32.90%) Java
7 302 (32.68%) Software Engineering
8 289 (31.28%) Computer Science
8 289 (31.28%) C
9 288 (31.17%) Physics
10 284 (30.74%) Algorithms
11 283 (30.63%) Degree
12 268 (29.00%) SQL
13 245 (26.52%) Finance
14 241 (26.08%) PhD
15 218 (23.59%) C#
16 200 (21.65%) Statistics
17 190 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
18 165 (17.86%) Analytics
19 155 (16.77%) SAS
20 136 (14.72%) Big Data
20 136 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
21 108 (11.69%) Banking
22 106 (11.47%) Artificial Intelligence
23 104 (11.26%) Data Analysis
24 102 (11.04%) Linux
25 99 (10.71%) Electronics
26 93 (10.06%) SQL Server
26 93 (10.06%) Bayesian Methods
27 91 (9.85%) Deep Learning

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
1 155 (16.77%) SAS
2 78 (8.44%) Apache Spark
3 15 (1.62%) IIS
4 11 (1.19%) Apache Pig
5 9 (0.97%) Confluence
6 5 (0.54%) Apache
6 5 (0.54%) JBoss
6 5 (0.54%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.43%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.11%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.11%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 89 (9.63%) Simulink
2 48 (5.19%) SPSS
3 42 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
4 14 (1.52%) Mathematica
5 13 (1.41%) S-PLUS
6 12 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
7 11 (1.19%) Stata
8 8 (0.87%) Stateflow
9 7 (0.76%) GNU Octave
10 6 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 6 (0.65%) Zemax
11 4 (0.43%) AutoCAD
11 4 (0.43%) CPLEX
11 4 (0.43%) Maple
11 4 (0.43%) Mathcad
11 4 (0.43%) SOLIDWORKS
12 3 (0.32%) CATIA
12 3 (0.32%) Doxygen
12 3 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
13 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.43%) LabWindows
2 3 (0.32%) ENOVIA
3 2 (0.22%) Actimize
3 2 (0.22%) Oracle AML
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.11%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (1.08%) Adobe Analytics
5 9 (0.97%) AdWords
5 9 (0.97%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.54%) GitHub
7 4 (0.43%) SaaS
8 2 (0.22%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.11%) PaaS
9 1 (0.11%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 44 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 38 (4.11%) Wireless
3 17 (1.84%) Ethernet
4 16 (1.73%) WLAN
5 15 (1.62%) Bluetooth
6 11 (1.19%) HTTP
6 11 (1.19%) SSL
7 9 (0.97%) FlexRay
8 6 (0.65%) DVB
9 4 (0.43%) Profibus
9 4 (0.43%) RS-232
9 4 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.32%) Network Security
11 2 (0.22%) 4G
11 2 (0.22%) 5G
11 2 (0.22%) Internet
11 2 (0.22%) LTE
11 2 (0.22%) RS-485
11 2 (0.22%) Software-Defined Radio
12 1 (0.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (14.72%) Big Data
2 93 (10.06%) SQL Server
3 86 (9.31%) Hadoop
4 48 (5.19%) NoSQL
5 40 (4.33%) Data Mining
6 37 (4.00%) Apache Hive
7 24 (2.60%) Relational Database
8 21 (2.27%) MongoDB
9 16 (1.73%) KDB
10 15 (1.62%) Impala
10 15 (1.62%) QlikView
11 14 (1.52%) Spotfire
12 12 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
12 12 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (1.30%) Kdb+
13 9 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
14 8 (0.87%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 8 (0.87%) Lumira
14 8 (0.87%) Oracle Discoverer
15 7 (0.76%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 44 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 42 (4.55%) LabVIEW
3 39 (4.22%) Visual Studio
4 25 (2.71%) Jenkins
5 18 (1.95%) Rational DOORS
6 14 (1.52%) Subversion
7 12 (1.30%) JIRA
8 10 (1.08%) Rational Rhapsody
9 9 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (0.97%) Eclipse
10 8 (0.87%) ClearCase
10 8 (0.87%) TeamCity
11 7 (0.76%) Toad
12 6 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
13 5 (0.54%) Travis CI
13 5 (0.54%) Xcode
14 4 (0.43%) SonarQube
14 4 (0.43%) Talend Open Studio
15 3 (0.32%) GCC
15 3 (0.32%) GDB
General
1 245 (26.52%) Finance
2 108 (11.69%) Banking
3 99 (10.71%) Electronics
4 90 (9.74%) Front Office
5 85 (9.20%) Investment Banking
6 82 (8.87%) Telecoms
7 67 (7.25%) Retail Banking
8 65 (7.03%) Financial Institution
9 53 (5.74%) Marketing
10 37 (4.00%) Automotive
11 32 (3.46%) Manufacturing
12 30 (3.25%) Retail
13 23 (2.49%) Military
14 19 (2.06%) Aerospace
15 10 (1.08%) Advertising
16 8 (0.87%) Games
17 3 (0.32%) International Banking
17 3 (0.32%) Law
17 3 (0.32%) Legal
18 2 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 225 (24.35%) Software Engineer
2 152 (16.45%) Developer
3 128 (13.85%) Data Scientist
4 126 (13.64%) Analyst
5 91 (9.85%) Graduate
6 64 (6.93%) Embedded Engineer
7 62 (6.71%) C++ Software Engineer
8 57 (6.17%) Software Developer
9 50 (5.41%) Qualitative Analyst
9 50 (5.41%) Quantitative Analyst
9 50 (5.41%) Research Engineer
10 49 (5.30%) C++ Developer
11 44 (4.76%) Computer Engineer
12 43 (4.65%) C++ Software Developer
13 41 (4.44%) Computer Vision Engineer
14 38 (4.11%) Machine Learning Researcher
14 38 (4.11%) MATLAB Engineer
15 36 (3.90%) Graduate Software Engineer
16 34 (3.68%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 34 (3.68%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (8.12%) .NET
2 51 (5.52%) Natural Language Processing
3 44 (4.76%) TensorFlow
4 32 (3.46%) ASP.NET
5 29 (3.14%) Web Services
6 24 (2.60%) Middleware
7 23 (2.49%) .NET Framework
8 18 (1.95%) NumPy
8 18 (1.95%) WPF
9 17 (1.84%) AngularJS
9 17 (1.84%) WCF
9 17 (1.84%) WinForms
10 16 (1.73%) XML
11 15 (1.62%) JSON
12 13 (1.41%) Pandas
13 12 (1.30%) OpenGL
14 11 (1.19%) HEVC
14 11 (1.19%) HTML
15 10 (1.08%) ASP.NET Web API
16 9 (0.97%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 289 (31.28%) Computer Science
2 284 (30.74%) Algorithms
3 136 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (4.87%) Equities
5 43 (4.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 41 (4.44%) Augmented Reality
7 35 (3.79%) Hedge funds
8 32 (3.46%) Market Risk
9 27 (2.92%) Acoustics
10 26 (2.81%) Credit Risk
11 22 (2.38%) Fintech
12 21 (2.27%) Data Structures
12 21 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
13 19 (2.06%) Derivative
13 19 (2.06%) Optoelectronics
14 16 (1.73%) VHDL
15 15 (1.62%) Fixed Income
16 14 (1.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 11 (1.19%) Robotics
18 9 (0.97%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 102 (11.04%) Linux
2 64 (6.93%) Windows
3 22 (2.38%) Unix
4 10 (1.08%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 7 (0.76%) Android
5 7 (0.76%) VxWorks
6 6 (0.65%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.54%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.11%) CentOS
9 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.11%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 450 (48.70%) Mathematics
2 327 (35.39%) Machine Learning
3 302 (32.68%) Software Engineering
4 288 (31.17%) Physics
5 200 (21.65%) Statistics
6 190 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
7 165 (17.86%) Analytics
8 106 (11.47%) Artificial Intelligence
9 104 (11.26%) Data Analysis
10 93 (10.06%) Bayesian Methods
11 91 (9.85%) Deep Learning
12 86 (9.31%) Asset Management
13 75 (8.12%) Economics
13 75 (8.12%) Neural Network
14 71 (7.68%) Signal Processing
15 68 (7.36%) Wealth Management
16 67 (7.25%) Visualisation
17 66 (7.14%) Validation
18 65 (7.03%) Computer Vision
19 63 (6.82%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 572 (61.90%) Python
2 432 (46.75%) C++
3 384 (41.56%) R
4 304 (32.90%) Java
5 289 (31.28%) C
6 268 (29.00%) SQL
7 218 (23.59%) C#
8 74 (8.01%) Julia
9 48 (5.19%) Perl
10 41 (4.44%) VBA
11 33 (3.57%) JavaScript
12 30 (3.25%) Fortran
13 27 (2.92%) Scala
14 23 (2.49%) Embedded C
15 20 (2.16%) VB
16 16 (1.73%) Embedded C++
16 16 (1.73%) Shell Script
17 15 (1.62%) Assembly Language
17 15 (1.62%) F#
18 14 (1.52%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 283 (30.63%) Degree
2 241 (26.08%) PhD
3 55 (5.95%) Security Cleared
4 45 (4.87%) Numerate Degree
5 31 (3.35%) Master's Degree
6 26 (2.81%) SC Cleared
7 23 (2.49%) Postgraduate
8 21 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
9 13 (1.41%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.65%) HND
11 2 (0.22%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.27%) QA
2 16 (1.73%) Data Quality
3 12 (1.30%) IEC 61508
3 12 (1.30%) IEC 62304
3 12 (1.30%) IFRS
3 12 (1.30%) IFRS 9
3 12 (1.30%) MISRA
4 11 (1.19%) ISO 26262
4 11 (1.19%) MiFID
5 10 (1.08%) DO-178B
6 9 (0.97%) Dodd-Frank
6 9 (0.97%) EMIR
7 6 (0.65%) Basel III
7 6 (0.65%) MIL-STD-498
8 3 (0.32%) DO-254
9 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.22%) MISRA C
10 1 (0.11%) Basel II
10 1 (0.11%) ECSS
10 1 (0.11%) TickIT
System Software
1 41 (4.44%) Firmware
2 11 (1.19%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.22%) HDFS
3 2 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.11%) Ansible
2 1 (0.11%) Cobbler
2 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.11%) Puppet
2 1 (0.11%) SELinux
2 1 (0.11%) Terraform
2 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 75 (8.12%) Microsoft
2 69 (7.47%) Oracle
3 59 (6.39%) Tableau
4 36 (3.90%) Google
5 24 (2.60%) SAP
6 20 (2.16%) Perforce
7 17 (1.84%) Bloomberg
8 11 (1.19%) Adobe
8 11 (1.19%) MathWorks
9 9 (0.97%) Omniture
10 8 (0.87%) Alteryx
10 8 (0.87%) Intel
11 7 (0.76%) Minitab
11 7 (0.76%) Xilinx
12 6 (0.65%) Atlassian
12 6 (0.65%) EMC
12 6 (0.65%) FactSet
12 6 (0.65%) Twitter
13 5 (0.54%) Reuters
14 4 (0.43%) IBM