Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
UK > England
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 516 594 670
Rank change year-on-year +78 +76 +3
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 873 660 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.53% 0.41% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.93% 0.74% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 712 611 611
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -19.05% +16.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £80,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% -19.05% +22.09%

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 93,691 88,760 100,720
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 56.39% 54.60% 52.34%
Number of salaries quoted 79,205 76,563 87,840
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +92 358 £62,500 +8.23% 27
East of England +44 224 £34,000 -24.44% 37
South East +29 160 £50,000 +25.00% 35
South West 0 49 £46,750 +2.19% 16
North of England +3 46 £45,000 +20.00% 9
Midlands -50 36 £40,750 +0.39% 29
West Midlands -18 33 £40,750 +1.88% 24
North West -19 20 £50,000 +29.03% 4
Yorkshire +35 18 £42,500 +13.33% 2
North East -26 8 £42,500 +7.39% 3
East Midlands -47 3 £27,000 -32.50% 4
MATLAB
UK

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 557 (63.80%) Python
2 466 (53.38%) C++
3 431 (49.37%) Mathematics
4 377 (43.18%) R
5 364 (41.70%) Machine Learning
6 355 (40.66%) Algorithms
7 349 (39.98%) Data Science
8 272 (31.16%) C
9 271 (31.04%) PhD
10 269 (30.81%) Java
11 266 (30.47%) Degree
12 258 (29.55%) Computer Science
13 255 (29.21%) SQL
14 224 (25.66%) Software Engineering
15 217 (24.86%) Physics
16 206 (23.60%) Analytics
17 194 (22.22%) Artificial Intelligence
18 176 (20.16%) Big Data
19 174 (19.93%) Statistics
20 155 (17.75%) Finance
21 143 (16.38%) C#
22 133 (15.23%) Computer Vision
23 130 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
24 120 (13.75%) Linux
25 114 (13.06%) Data Analysis
26 113 (12.94%) Neural Network
27 112 (12.83%) Apache Spark
28 108 (12.37%) Problem-Solving
29 98 (11.23%) Deep Learning
30 93 (10.65%) Natural Language Processing

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
1 112 (12.83%) Apache Spark
2 71 (8.13%) SAS
3 9 (1.03%) IIS
4 7 (0.80%) Apache Pig
5 6 (0.69%) Apache
6 5 (0.57%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.34%) DNN
8 2 (0.23%) Jupyter
8 2 (0.23%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 60 (6.87%) Simulink
2 48 (5.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 26 (2.98%) SPSS
4 14 (1.60%) Mathematica
5 13 (1.49%) Weka
5 13 (1.49%) Zemax
6 12 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
6 12 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 10 (1.15%) Stata
8 9 (1.03%) Chatbot
8 9 (1.03%) GNU Octave
8 9 (1.03%) Stateflow
9 5 (0.57%) SOLIDWORKS
10 4 (0.46%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.46%) OrCAD
11 3 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.23%) CATIA
12 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
12 2 (0.23%) TargetLink
13 1 (0.11%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 5 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.34%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
2 3 (0.34%) SAP Retail
3 2 (0.23%) ENOVIA
4 1 (0.11%) FastStats
4 1 (0.11%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 62 (7.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (4.70%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (2.18%) Adobe Analytics
3 19 (2.18%) Google Analytics
4 17 (1.95%) AdWords
5 12 (1.37%) SaaS
6 6 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.34%) Azure Data Factory
8 3 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.23%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.11%) GitHub
10 1 (0.11%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.21%) Wireless
2 17 (1.95%) LTE
3 15 (1.72%) 3GPP
3 15 (1.72%) TCP/IP
4 14 (1.60%) WCDMA
5 12 (1.37%) Ethernet
6 11 (1.26%) SMS
7 10 (1.15%) 5G
8 7 (0.80%) DVB
8 7 (0.80%) IPv4
8 7 (0.80%) Symposium
8 7 (0.80%) UMTS
9 6 (0.69%) Internet
9 6 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.57%) 802.11
10 5 (0.57%) IPsec
10 5 (0.57%) IPv6
10 5 (0.57%) RTCP
10 5 (0.57%) RTP
10 5 (0.57%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (20.16%) Big Data
2 93 (10.65%) Hadoop
3 61 (6.99%) Data Mining
4 51 (5.84%) NoSQL
5 42 (4.81%) SQL Server
6 39 (4.47%) Apache Hive
7 35 (4.01%) MongoDB
8 32 (3.67%) Relational Database
9 31 (3.55%) MySQL
10 30 (3.44%) Data Warehouse
11 21 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
12 20 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
12 20 (2.29%) Spotfire
13 15 (1.72%) Power BI
13 15 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 15 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (1.49%) RDBMS
15 11 (1.26%) QlikView
16 10 (1.15%) HBase
17 9 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 53 (6.07%) LabVIEW
2 36 (4.12%) Visual Studio
3 34 (3.89%) Git (software)
4 18 (2.06%) NUnit
5 17 (1.95%) Subversion
6 10 (1.15%) ClearCase
6 10 (1.15%) JIRA
7 7 (0.80%) CANoe
7 7 (0.80%) CMake
7 7 (0.80%) Rational DOORS
8 6 (0.69%) Rational Rhapsody
9 5 (0.57%) ClearQuest
9 5 (0.57%) Mercurial
9 5 (0.57%) Rational Team Concert
9 5 (0.57%) Xcode
10 4 (0.46%) CodeWarrior
10 4 (0.46%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.46%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.23%) AccuRev
General
1 155 (17.75%) Finance
2 72 (8.25%) Electronics
3 58 (6.64%) Telecoms
4 45 (5.15%) Banking
5 35 (4.01%) Front Office
6 30 (3.44%) Investment Banking
6 30 (3.44%) Retail
7 29 (3.32%) Marketing
8 24 (2.75%) Automotive
9 23 (2.63%) Manufacturing
10 22 (2.52%) Games
11 19 (2.18%) Publishing
12 17 (1.95%) Aerospace
12 17 (1.95%) Financial Institution
13 13 (1.49%) Advertising
14 9 (1.03%) Military
15 8 (0.92%) Avionics
16 7 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.34%) Russian Language
18 2 (0.23%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 193 (22.11%) Data Scientist
2 136 (15.58%) Software Engineer
3 116 (13.29%) Analyst
4 113 (12.94%) Developer
5 81 (9.28%) Computer Engineer
5 81 (9.28%) Computer Vision Engineer
6 75 (8.59%) C++ Software Engineer
7 71 (8.13%) Graduate
8 63 (7.22%) C Software Engineer
9 62 (7.10%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 54 (6.19%) Senior Data Scientist
11 52 (5.96%) Embedded Engineer
12 40 (4.58%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 37 (4.24%) .NET Developer
14 36 (4.12%) Qualitative Analyst
14 36 (4.12%) Quantitative Analyst
15 35 (4.01%) Embedded C Engineer
15 35 (4.01%) Graduate Software Engineer
16 34 (3.89%) Python Engineer
17 31 (3.55%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (10.65%) Natural Language Processing
2 63 (7.22%) TensorFlow
3 55 (6.30%) .NET
3 55 (6.30%) OpenGL
4 32 (3.67%) NumPy
5 30 (3.44%) ASP.NET
5 30 (3.44%) scikit-learn
6 29 (3.32%) WCF
6 29 (3.32%) WPF
7 27 (3.09%) WinForms
8 26 (2.98%) Pandas
9 25 (2.86%) HTML
10 22 (2.52%) HEVC
10 22 (2.52%) Kafka
11 20 (2.29%) CSS
11 20 (2.29%) Entity Framework
12 19 (2.18%) .NET Framework
12 19 (2.18%) XML
13 18 (2.06%) Middleware
14 17 (1.95%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 355 (40.66%) Algorithms
2 258 (29.55%) Computer Science
3 130 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
4 44 (5.04%) Fintech
5 37 (4.24%) Hedge funds
6 30 (3.44%) Embedded Systems
6 30 (3.44%) Equities
7 27 (3.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 26 (2.98%) Augmented Reality
8 26 (2.98%) User Experience
9 25 (2.86%) Acoustics
10 22 (2.52%) CUDA
11 19 (2.18%) Market Risk
12 18 (2.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 17 (1.95%) Optoelectronics
13 17 (1.95%) Robotics
13 17 (1.95%) Self-Motivation
14 15 (1.72%) Credit Risk
14 15 (1.72%) Derivative
14 15 (1.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 120 (13.75%) Linux
2 28 (3.21%) Windows
3 27 (3.09%) Unix
4 8 (0.92%) Robot Operating System
5 6 (0.69%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (0.57%) Solaris
6 5 (0.57%) VxWorks
7 4 (0.46%) Android
8 3 (0.34%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.34%) CentOS
9 2 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 431 (49.37%) Mathematics
2 364 (41.70%) Machine Learning
3 349 (39.98%) Data Science
4 224 (25.66%) Software Engineering
5 217 (24.86%) Physics
6 206 (23.60%) Analytics
7 194 (22.22%) Artificial Intelligence
8 174 (19.93%) Statistics
9 133 (15.23%) Computer Vision
10 114 (13.06%) Data Analysis
11 113 (12.94%) Neural Network
12 108 (12.37%) Problem-Solving
13 98 (11.23%) Deep Learning
14 89 (10.19%) Signal Processing
15 87 (9.97%) Bayesian Methods
15 87 (9.97%) Visualisation
16 83 (9.51%) Agile Software Development
17 70 (8.02%) Statistical Modelling
18 69 (7.90%) Data Analytics
19 68 (7.79%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 557 (63.80%) Python
2 466 (53.38%) C++
3 377 (43.18%) R
4 272 (31.16%) C
5 269 (30.81%) Java
6 255 (29.21%) SQL
7 143 (16.38%) C#
8 68 (7.79%) Scala
9 48 (5.50%) Embedded C
10 38 (4.35%) JavaScript
11 37 (4.24%) Embedded C++
12 31 (3.55%) Perl
13 30 (3.44%) Fortran
13 30 (3.44%) Julia
14 23 (2.63%) VBA
15 12 (1.37%) HiveQL
15 12 (1.37%) VB
16 10 (1.15%) PHP
17 9 (1.03%) Ada
17 9 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 271 (31.04%) PhD
2 266 (30.47%) Degree
3 41 (4.70%) Master's Degree
4 37 (4.24%) Numerate Degree
5 31 (3.55%) Security Cleared
6 21 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (1.15%) DV Cleared
8 6 (0.69%) Postgraduate
8 6 (0.69%) TOGAF Certification
9 5 (0.57%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.23%) CFA
11 1 (0.11%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.37%) MiFID
2 11 (1.26%) Data Quality
2 11 (1.26%) Dodd-Frank
2 11 (1.26%) MISRA
3 10 (1.15%) EMIR
3 10 (1.15%) QA
4 5 (0.57%) Def Stans
4 5 (0.57%) DO-178B
5 4 (0.46%) DO-160
6 3 (0.34%) IEC 61508
6 3 (0.34%) IEC 62304
6 3 (0.34%) IFRS
6 3 (0.34%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.11%) ISO 26262
7 1 (0.11%) MIL-STD-498
System Software
1 28 (3.21%) Firmware
2 15 (1.72%) Docker
3 11 (1.26%) HDFS
4 2 (0.23%) LXC
4 2 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.46%) Ansible
2 3 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.23%) Cobbler
3 2 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (0.23%) Puppet
3 2 (0.23%) SELinux
3 2 (0.23%) Terraform
3 2 (0.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 58 (6.64%) Tableau
2 48 (5.50%) Google
3 20 (2.29%) Adobe
4 18 (2.06%) Telerik
5 17 (1.95%) Omniture
6 15 (1.72%) Microsoft
6 15 (1.72%) Oracle
7 13 (1.49%) Cloudera
8 12 (1.37%) SAP
9 11 (1.26%) Teradata
9 11 (1.26%) WorldPay
10 8 (0.92%) Altera
10 8 (0.92%) Xilinx
11 6 (0.69%) Alteryx
11 6 (0.69%) Cadence
11 6 (0.69%) EMC
11 6 (0.69%) Freescale
12 5 (0.57%) IBM
12 5 (0.57%) Splunk
12 5 (0.57%) Sun