Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 555 561 632
Rank change year-on-year +6 +71 +57
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 760 794 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.46% 0.48% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.82% 0.86% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 559 717 668
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £92,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%

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 92,423 92,579 100,764
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 56.22% 55.41% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 77,324 78,260 88,085
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +55 327 £65,000 - 24
East of England -37 160 £35,000 -19.54% 46
South East +9 146 £50,000 +33.33% 39
North of England +6 46 £45,000 - 12
South West -7 42 £47,500 +2.70% 19
Midlands -38 39 £40,750 +1.88% 26
West Midlands -4 31 £40,750 +1.88% 22
Yorkshire +34 20 £42,500 -17.07% 5
North West -27 17 £45,000 +2.86% 5
North East -13 9 £44,250 +13.46% 2
East Midlands -39 8 £27,000 -32.50% 4
MATLAB
UK

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 485 (63.82%) Python
2 417 (54.87%) C++
3 350 (46.05%) R
4 346 (45.53%) Mathematics
5 322 (42.37%) Machine Learning
6 313 (41.18%) Algorithms
7 307 (40.39%) Data Science
8 244 (32.11%) Java
9 238 (31.32%) PhD
10 226 (29.74%) C
11 222 (29.21%) Analytics
12 221 (29.08%) Degree
13 219 (28.82%) SQL
14 201 (26.45%) Computer Science
15 169 (22.24%) Software Engineering
16 163 (21.45%) Big Data
17 161 (21.18%) Finance
18 158 (20.79%) Artificial Intelligence
19 157 (20.66%) Physics
20 149 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
21 136 (17.89%) Statistics
22 126 (16.58%) Computer Vision
23 125 (16.45%) Problem-Solving
24 124 (16.32%) C#
25 112 (14.74%) Data Analysis
26 104 (13.68%) Neural Network
27 102 (13.42%) Apache Spark
28 97 (12.76%) Deep Learning
29 96 (12.63%) Visualisation
30 88 (11.58%) Hadoop

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
1 102 (13.42%) Apache Spark
2 59 (7.76%) SAS
3 7 (0.92%) DNN
4 4 (0.53%) Apache
4 4 (0.53%) Apache Pig
5 3 (0.39%) IIS
6 1 (0.13%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.13%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 68 (8.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 67 (8.82%) Simulink
3 22 (2.89%) Microsoft Office
4 19 (2.50%) GNU Octave
5 18 (2.37%) SPSS
6 16 (2.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 7 (0.92%) Chatbot
7 7 (0.92%) Stateflow
8 6 (0.79%) Stata
9 5 (0.66%) Mathematica
9 5 (0.66%) Weka
10 4 (0.53%) OrCAD
10 4 (0.53%) SOLIDWORKS
10 4 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.53%) Zemax
11 2 (0.26%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.26%) EViews
12 1 (0.13%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.13%) Siemens NX
12 1 (0.13%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 4 (0.53%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
1 4 (0.53%) SAP Retail
2 3 (0.39%) FastStats
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) FINCAD Analytics
3 1 (0.13%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 35 (4.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.45%) Adobe Analytics
3 11 (1.45%) Google Analytics
4 10 (1.32%) AdWords
5 5 (0.66%) SaaS
6 4 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.53%) GitHub
6 4 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.39%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.24%) Wireless
2 14 (1.84%) LTE
3 13 (1.71%) Ethernet
3 13 (1.71%) Symposium
4 12 (1.58%) 3GPP
4 12 (1.58%) WCDMA
5 9 (1.18%) SMS
6 8 (1.05%) 5G
7 7 (0.92%) Internet
7 7 (0.92%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.79%) IPv4
8 6 (0.79%) UMTS
8 6 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.53%) 802.11
9 4 (0.53%) DHCP
9 4 (0.53%) DNS
9 4 (0.53%) IPsec
9 4 (0.53%) IPv6
9 4 (0.53%) SNMP
9 4 (0.53%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (21.45%) Big Data
2 88 (11.58%) Hadoop
3 56 (7.37%) Data Mining
4 48 (6.32%) Apache Hive
5 44 (5.79%) NoSQL
6 35 (4.61%) SQL Server
7 30 (3.95%) MongoDB
8 29 (3.82%) MySQL
9 27 (3.55%) Relational Database
10 22 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
11 21 (2.76%) Power BI
12 20 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
13 18 (2.37%) RDBMS
14 17 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
15 14 (1.84%) Base SAS
15 14 (1.84%) Spotfire
16 12 (1.58%) QlikView
17 9 (1.18%) HBase
17 9 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 8 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 41 (5.39%) Git (software)
2 35 (4.61%) LabVIEW
3 32 (4.21%) Visual Studio
4 27 (3.55%) Subversion
5 20 (2.63%) NUnit
6 14 (1.84%) Rational Rhapsody
7 8 (1.05%) ClearCase
8 5 (0.66%) CANoe
8 5 (0.66%) JIRA
8 5 (0.66%) Rational Team Concert
9 4 (0.53%) ClearQuest
9 4 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
9 4 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.53%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (0.39%) CodeWarrior
10 3 (0.39%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.26%) CMake
11 2 (0.26%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.26%) Xcode
General
1 161 (21.18%) Finance
2 59 (7.76%) Electronics
3 53 (6.97%) Banking
4 46 (6.05%) Telecoms
5 33 (4.34%) Front Office
6 32 (4.21%) Automotive
7 25 (3.29%) Investment Banking
8 23 (3.03%) Marketing
9 22 (2.89%) Aerospace
9 22 (2.89%) Financial Institution
9 22 (2.89%) Retail
10 20 (2.63%) Games
10 20 (2.63%) Publishing
11 19 (2.50%) Manufacturing
12 13 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
13 12 (1.58%) Advertising
14 8 (1.05%) Avionics
15 7 (0.92%) Military
16 4 (0.53%) Russian Language
17 3 (0.39%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 187 (24.61%) Data Scientist
2 106 (13.95%) Software Engineer
3 94 (12.37%) Analyst
4 88 (11.58%) Developer
5 68 (8.95%) Computer Engineer
5 68 (8.95%) Computer Vision Engineer
6 66 (8.68%) C++ Software Engineer
7 56 (7.37%) Senior Data Scientist
8 50 (6.58%) C Software Engineer
8 50 (6.58%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 41 (5.39%) Embedded Engineer
9 41 (5.39%) Graduate
10 39 (5.13%) Research Engineer
11 34 (4.47%) Python Engineer
12 30 (3.95%) Embedded C Engineer
13 29 (3.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 28 (3.68%) Embedded C++ Engineer
15 27 (3.55%) .NET Developer
15 27 (3.55%) Data Engineer
16 26 (3.42%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (10.13%) Natural Language Processing
2 63 (8.29%) TensorFlow
3 49 (6.45%) OpenGL
4 47 (6.18%) .NET
5 27 (3.55%) Pandas
5 27 (3.55%) scikit-learn
6 26 (3.42%) Kafka
6 26 (3.42%) WPF
7 25 (3.29%) HTML
8 24 (3.16%) WinForms
9 23 (3.03%) CSS
9 23 (3.03%) WCF
10 22 (2.89%) NumPy
11 20 (2.63%) Entity Framework
12 16 (2.11%) XML
13 15 (1.97%) ASP.NET
13 15 (1.97%) SciPy
14 14 (1.84%) Torch
15 13 (1.71%) .NET Framework
15 13 (1.71%) Matplotlib
Miscellaneous
1 313 (41.18%) Algorithms
2 201 (26.45%) Computer Science
3 149 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (7.76%) Fintech
5 31 (4.08%) Equities
6 29 (3.82%) CUDA
6 29 (3.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 25 (3.29%) Exotic Derivative
8 24 (3.16%) Data Structures
8 24 (3.16%) Hedge funds
9 22 (2.89%) Self-Motivation
10 20 (2.63%) Acoustics
10 20 (2.63%) Market Risk
11 19 (2.50%) Augmented Reality
11 19 (2.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 19 (2.50%) Fixed Income
12 18 (2.37%) Derivative
13 17 (2.24%) Social Media
14 16 (2.11%) Embedded Systems
14 16 (2.11%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 87 (11.45%) Linux
2 33 (4.34%) Windows
3 22 (2.89%) Unix
4 7 (0.92%) Robot Operating System
5 5 (0.66%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (0.66%) VxWorks
6 4 (0.53%) Solaris
7 3 (0.39%) Android
8 2 (0.26%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 346 (45.53%) Mathematics
2 322 (42.37%) Machine Learning
3 307 (40.39%) Data Science
4 222 (29.21%) Analytics
5 169 (22.24%) Software Engineering
6 158 (20.79%) Artificial Intelligence
7 157 (20.66%) Physics
8 136 (17.89%) Statistics
9 126 (16.58%) Computer Vision
10 125 (16.45%) Problem-Solving
11 112 (14.74%) Data Analysis
12 104 (13.68%) Neural Network
13 97 (12.76%) Deep Learning
14 96 (12.63%) Visualisation
15 80 (10.53%) Predictive Modelling
16 76 (10.00%) Signal Processing
17 67 (8.82%) Data Analytics
18 66 (8.68%) Data Visualisation
19 64 (8.42%) Image Processing
19 64 (8.42%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 485 (63.82%) Python
2 417 (54.87%) C++
3 350 (46.05%) R
4 244 (32.11%) Java
5 226 (29.74%) C
6 219 (28.82%) SQL
7 124 (16.32%) C#
8 65 (8.55%) Scala
9 47 (6.18%) Embedded C
10 40 (5.26%) Embedded C++
11 35 (4.61%) VBA
12 29 (3.82%) JavaScript
13 24 (3.16%) Perl
14 15 (1.97%) HiveQL
15 13 (1.71%) Julia
15 13 (1.71%) VB.NET
16 12 (1.58%) Fortran
16 12 (1.58%) T-SQL
16 12 (1.58%) VB
17 10 (1.32%) F#
Qualifications
1 238 (31.32%) PhD
2 221 (29.08%) Degree
3 37 (4.87%) Numerate Degree
4 33 (4.34%) Master's Degree
5 26 (3.42%) Security Cleared
6 18 (2.37%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (1.32%) DV Cleared
8 7 (0.92%) Postgraduate
9 5 (0.66%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.26%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.26%) CFA
10 2 (0.26%) TOGAF Certification
11 1 (0.13%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.13%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.45%) MiFID
2 10 (1.32%) Dodd-Frank
2 10 (1.32%) MISRA
3 9 (1.18%) EMIR
4 7 (0.92%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.79%) QA
6 5 (0.66%) Def Stans
6 5 (0.66%) GDPR
7 4 (0.53%) DO-160
8 3 (0.39%) DO-178B
9 2 (0.26%) ISO 26262
10 1 (0.13%) MISRA C
System Software
1 32 (4.21%) Firmware
2 15 (1.97%) HDFS
3 13 (1.71%) Docker
4 2 (0.26%) LXC
5 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (0.26%) Ansible
1 2 (0.26%) SELinux
Vendors
1 53 (6.97%) Tableau
2 37 (4.87%) Google
3 20 (2.63%) Telerik
4 19 (2.50%) Microsoft
5 15 (1.97%) WorldPay
6 14 (1.84%) Oracle
7 12 (1.58%) Adobe
7 12 (1.58%) Cloudera
8 10 (1.32%) Omniture
9 8 (1.05%) Altera
9 8 (1.05%) Xilinx
10 7 (0.92%) EMC
10 7 (0.92%) SAP
11 6 (0.79%) Alteryx
11 6 (0.79%) Freescale
11 6 (0.79%) Teradata
12 5 (0.66%) Talend
13 4 (0.53%) CA
13 4 (0.53%) Cadence
13 4 (0.53%) IBM