Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 504 619 673
Rank change year-on-year +115 +54 +43
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 864 608 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.53% 0.37% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.95% 0.69% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 730 552 566
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,875 £30,750
90th Percentile £97,625 £75,000 £85,000
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 90,592 87,822 102,756
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.78% 53.29% 52.39%
Number of salaries quoted 76,187 76,005 89,134
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +115 321 £70,000 +12.00% 43
East of England +104 217 £35,000 -22.22% 56
South East +45 159 £45,000 +5.88% 42
Midlands -21 71 £45,000 - 62
West Midlands +24 50 £45,000 +5.88% 58
South West -8 49 £46,000 -3.16% 8
North of England -4 48 £45,000 +5.88% 9
North West -9 26 £50,000 +25.00% 6
East Midlands -34 20 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Yorkshire +33 18 £38,750 -8.82% 3
North East -16 4 £40,000 -21.95%
MATLAB
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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.

1 494 (57.18%) Python
2 436 (50.46%) C++
3 428 (49.54%) Mathematics
4 346 (40.05%) R
5 322 (37.27%) Machine Learning
6 299 (34.61%) Algorithms
7 277 (32.06%) C
8 276 (31.94%) Computer Science
9 273 (31.60%) Java
10 270 (31.25%) Degree
11 268 (31.02%) Software Engineering
12 264 (30.56%) Physics
13 250 (28.94%) PhD
14 245 (28.36%) SQL
15 199 (23.03%) Finance
16 190 (21.99%) Statistics
17 174 (20.14%) C#
18 155 (17.94%) Agile Software Development
19 152 (17.59%) Analytics
20 137 (15.86%) Big Data
21 125 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
22 107 (12.38%) Linux
23 100 (11.57%) Data Analysis
24 98 (11.34%) SAS
25 96 (11.11%) Deep Learning
26 95 (11.00%) Bayesian Methods
27 91 (10.53%) Electronics
28 89 (10.30%) Artificial Intelligence
28 89 (10.30%) Neural Network
29 83 (9.61%) Signal 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 98 (11.34%) SAS
2 75 (8.68%) Apache Spark
3 17 (1.97%) IIS
4 8 (0.93%) Apache Pig
5 5 (0.58%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.35%) Apache
6 3 (0.35%) Confluence
7 2 (0.23%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.12%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.12%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 82 (9.49%) Simulink
2 43 (4.98%) SPSS
3 28 (3.24%) Microsoft Excel
4 15 (1.74%) Mathematica
5 13 (1.50%) Zemax
6 12 (1.39%) S-PLUS
7 10 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
7 10 (1.16%) Weka
8 9 (1.04%) GNU Octave
9 8 (0.93%) Stateflow
10 7 (0.81%) Stata
11 6 (0.69%) SOLIDWORKS
12 5 (0.58%) AutoCAD
13 4 (0.46%) CATIA
13 4 (0.46%) Chatbot
13 4 (0.46%) CPLEX
13 4 (0.46%) Maple
13 4 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 3 (0.35%) Doxygen
14 3 (0.35%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 5 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.46%) ENOVIA
3 3 (0.35%) LabWindows
4 2 (0.23%) Actimize
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle AML
Cloud Services
1 43 (4.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (1.97%) Adobe Analytics
3 17 (1.97%) Google Analytics
4 16 (1.85%) AdWords
5 8 (0.93%) SaaS
6 6 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.46%) Azure Machine Learning
8 3 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.12%) GitHub
9 1 (0.12%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 42 (4.86%) TCP/IP
2 31 (3.59%) Wireless
3 19 (2.20%) Ethernet
4 11 (1.27%) HTTP
4 11 (1.27%) SSL
5 10 (1.16%) FlexRay
6 8 (0.93%) Bluetooth
6 8 (0.93%) DVB
6 8 (0.93%) LTE
7 6 (0.69%) 3GPP
7 6 (0.69%) 5G
7 6 (0.69%) WLAN
8 5 (0.58%) SMS
8 5 (0.58%) WCDMA
9 4 (0.46%) Network Security
9 4 (0.46%) RS-232
10 3 (0.35%) Profibus
10 3 (0.35%) VoIP
11 2 (0.23%) SNMP
11 2 (0.23%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (15.86%) Big Data
2 75 (8.68%) Hadoop
3 52 (6.02%) NoSQL
4 45 (5.21%) SQL Server
5 40 (4.63%) Data Mining
6 29 (3.36%) Relational Database
7 22 (2.55%) Apache Hive
7 22 (2.55%) MongoDB
8 19 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (1.97%) Spotfire
10 16 (1.85%) KDB
11 15 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (1.27%) Kdb+
13 9 (1.04%) Power BI
14 8 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
14 8 (0.93%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 8 (0.93%) HBase
14 8 (0.93%) Lumira
14 8 (0.93%) Oracle Discoverer
15 7 (0.81%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 48 (5.56%) LabVIEW
2 36 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 32 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 18 (2.08%) Rational DOORS
4 18 (2.08%) Subversion
5 12 (1.39%) ClearCase
5 12 (1.39%) JIRA
5 12 (1.39%) Rational Rhapsody
6 10 (1.16%) Jenkins
7 9 (1.04%) Eclipse
8 7 (0.81%) Toad
9 6 (0.69%) CANoe
9 6 (0.69%) CMake
9 6 (0.69%) Xcode
10 4 (0.46%) AccuRev
10 4 (0.46%) Mercurial
10 4 (0.46%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (0.46%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.35%) GCC
General
1 199 (23.03%) Finance
2 91 (10.53%) Electronics
3 81 (9.38%) Banking
4 70 (8.10%) Telecoms
5 56 (6.48%) Investment Banking
6 53 (6.13%) Front Office
7 42 (4.86%) Marketing
8 34 (3.94%) Automotive
9 33 (3.82%) Financial Institution
10 31 (3.59%) Retail Banking
11 27 (3.13%) Manufacturing
12 24 (2.78%) Military
13 18 (2.08%) Aerospace
14 16 (1.85%) Retail
15 11 (1.27%) Advertising
16 9 (1.04%) Publishing
17 6 (0.69%) Games
18 3 (0.35%) International Banking
18 3 (0.35%) Legal
19 2 (0.23%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 176 (20.37%) Software Engineer
2 136 (15.74%) Data Scientist
2 136 (15.74%) Developer
3 123 (14.24%) Analyst
4 81 (9.38%) Graduate
5 58 (6.71%) Embedded Engineer
6 56 (6.48%) C++ Software Engineer
7 52 (6.02%) Qualitative Analyst
7 52 (6.02%) Quantitative Analyst
8 49 (5.67%) C++ Developer
8 49 (5.67%) Software Developer
9 40 (4.63%) Computer Engineer
9 40 (4.63%) Computer Vision Engineer
9 40 (4.63%) Machine Learning Researcher
10 39 (4.51%) C++ Software Developer
10 39 (4.51%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 36 (4.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 34 (3.94%) MATLAB Engineer
13 32 (3.70%) Machine Learning Engineer
13 32 (3.70%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (7.75%) Natural Language Processing
2 60 (6.94%) .NET
3 47 (5.44%) TensorFlow
4 32 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 28 (3.24%) Middleware
6 23 (2.66%) NumPy
7 21 (2.43%) HEVC
7 21 (2.43%) OpenGL
7 21 (2.43%) XML
8 20 (2.31%) WCF
8 20 (2.31%) Web Services
8 20 (2.31%) WPF
9 19 (2.20%) WinForms
10 17 (1.97%) HTML
11 15 (1.74%) AngularJS
11 15 (1.74%) Pandas
12 14 (1.62%) CSS
13 13 (1.50%) .NET Framework
14 10 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (1.16%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 299 (34.61%) Algorithms
2 276 (31.94%) Computer Science
3 125 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (4.75%) Equities
5 39 (4.51%) Hedge funds
6 36 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 32 (3.70%) Fintech
8 31 (3.59%) Augmented Reality
8 31 (3.59%) Embedded Systems
9 30 (3.47%) Credit Risk
9 30 (3.47%) Market Risk
10 26 (3.01%) Acoustics
11 20 (2.31%) Data Structures
11 20 (2.31%) User Experience
12 19 (2.20%) Optoelectronics
13 15 (1.74%) Derivative
13 15 (1.74%) VHDL
14 14 (1.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 13 (1.50%) ASIC
16 10 (1.16%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 107 (12.38%) Linux
2 47 (5.44%) Windows
3 27 (3.13%) Unix
4 8 (0.93%) VxWorks
5 5 (0.58%) Android
5 5 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (0.46%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.23%) CentOS
8 2 (0.23%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.23%) Solaris
9 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.12%) Robot Operating System
9 1 (0.12%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 428 (49.54%) Mathematics
2 322 (37.27%) Machine Learning
3 268 (31.02%) Software Engineering
4 264 (30.56%) Physics
5 190 (21.99%) Statistics
6 155 (17.94%) Agile Software Development
7 152 (17.59%) Analytics
8 100 (11.57%) Data Analysis
9 96 (11.11%) Deep Learning
10 95 (11.00%) Bayesian Methods
11 89 (10.30%) Artificial Intelligence
11 89 (10.30%) Neural Network
12 83 (9.61%) Signal Processing
13 79 (9.14%) Validation
14 69 (7.99%) Economics
14 69 (7.99%) SDLC
15 66 (7.64%) Computer Vision
16 61 (7.06%) Probabilistic Modelling
17 60 (6.94%) UML
18 57 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 494 (57.18%) Python
2 436 (50.46%) C++
3 346 (40.05%) R
4 277 (32.06%) C
5 273 (31.60%) Java
6 245 (28.36%) SQL
7 174 (20.14%) C#
8 67 (7.75%) Julia
9 37 (4.28%) Perl
10 34 (3.94%) Scala
11 29 (3.36%) Embedded C
11 29 (3.36%) Fortran
11 29 (3.36%) JavaScript
11 29 (3.36%) VBA
12 19 (2.20%) Embedded C++
13 18 (2.08%) Tcl
14 17 (1.97%) Shell Script
15 14 (1.62%) VB
16 13 (1.50%) Assembly Language
17 12 (1.39%) Ada
Qualifications
1 270 (31.25%) Degree
2 250 (28.94%) PhD
3 52 (6.02%) Security Cleared
4 35 (4.05%) Master's Degree
5 26 (3.01%) Numerate Degree
6 21 (2.43%) SC Cleared
7 17 (1.97%) Computer Science Degree
8 16 (1.85%) Postgraduate
9 11 (1.27%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.58%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (1.85%) QA
2 13 (1.50%) DO-178B
2 13 (1.50%) IFRS
2 13 (1.50%) IFRS 9
3 12 (1.39%) MiFID
3 12 (1.39%) MISRA
4 11 (1.27%) IEC 61508
4 11 (1.27%) IEC 62304
4 11 (1.27%) ISO 26262
5 10 (1.16%) Dodd-Frank
5 10 (1.16%) EMIR
6 8 (0.93%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.69%) Basel III
7 6 (0.69%) MIL-STD-498
8 3 (0.35%) Def Stans
8 3 (0.35%) DO-254
9 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.12%) Basel II
10 1 (0.12%) DO-160
10 1 (0.12%) TickIT
System Software
1 31 (3.59%) Firmware
2 4 (0.46%) Docker
3 3 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.23%) Ansible
2 2 (0.23%) Cobbler
2 2 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (0.23%) Puppet
2 2 (0.23%) Terraform
2 2 (0.23%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.12%) SELinux
Vendors
1 52 (6.02%) Tableau
2 42 (4.86%) Google
3 34 (3.94%) Oracle
4 32 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 18 (2.08%) Adobe
6 16 (1.85%) Omniture
6 16 (1.85%) SAP
7 12 (1.39%) MathWorks
8 9 (1.04%) Alteryx
9 8 (0.93%) Intel
9 8 (0.93%) Perforce
9 8 (0.93%) Twitter
10 6 (0.69%) EMC
10 6 (0.69%) Minitab
10 6 (0.69%) Xilinx
11 5 (0.58%) Cloudera
11 5 (0.58%) Splunk
11 5 (0.58%) Teradata
12 4 (0.46%) IBM
13 3 (0.35%) Progress