Period
to 20 June 2019

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 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 547 548 568
Rank change year-on-year +1 +20 +66
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 636 795 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.48% 0.49% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.88% 0.87% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 475 605 676
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £30,950 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £92,500 £86,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -13.46%

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 72,050 90,964 89,681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.19% 56.40% 55.23%
Number of salaries quoted 59,353 76,306 76,445
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +0.42%

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 June 2019.

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 June 2019. 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 -55 193 £62,500 - 18
South East +54 181 £40,000 -20.00% 22
East of England -11 81 £62,500 +78.57% 17
North of England +52 78 £42,500 -3.95% 1
South West +40 65 £42,500 -15.00% 4
North West +65 55 £41,250 -8.33% 1
Midlands +48 37 £52,500 +28.83% 5
West Midlands +30 27 £50,750 +24.54% 5
Yorkshire -12 12 £42,500 -2.86%
North East +25 11 £45,000 +4.05%
East Midlands +20 10 £57,500 +112.96%
MATLAB
UK

For the 6 months to 20 June 2019, 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.

1 466 (73.27%) Python
2 359 (56.45%) C++
3 326 (51.26%) Mathematics
4 320 (50.31%) R
5 256 (40.25%) Algorithms
6 244 (38.36%) PhD
7 242 (38.05%) Machine Learning
8 241 (37.89%) Data Science
9 234 (36.79%) Java
10 228 (35.85%) Software Engineering
11 217 (34.12%) Degree
12 208 (32.70%) C#
13 201 (31.60%) C
14 164 (25.79%) Analytics
15 154 (24.21%) Data Analysis
16 150 (23.58%) Computer Science
17 148 (23.27%) Finance
18 134 (21.07%) Physics
19 128 (20.13%) SQL
20 113 (17.77%) Problem-Solving
21 108 (16.98%) Artificial Intelligence
22 98 (15.41%) Analytical Skills
23 95 (14.94%) Deep Learning
24 91 (14.31%) Agile Software Development
25 89 (13.99%) Visualisation
26 83 (13.05%) Statistics
27 79 (12.42%) Neural Network
28 73 (11.48%) Microsoft
29 69 (10.85%) Linux
29 69 (10.85%) Computer Vision

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 64 (10.06%) SAS
2 11 (1.73%) Apache Spark
3 9 (1.42%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.26%) Kinematics
5 4 (0.63%) Apache Airflow
6 3 (0.47%) Apache
7 2 (0.31%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.31%) DNN
8 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 42 (6.60%) Simulink
2 36 (5.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 24 (3.77%) GNU Octave
4 17 (2.67%) SPSS
5 15 (2.36%) Microsoft Office
6 10 (1.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 9 (1.42%) Maple
7 9 (1.42%) Stata
8 7 (1.10%) CATIA
8 7 (1.10%) Mathematica
9 6 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.47%) S-PLUS
10 3 (0.47%) Weka
11 2 (0.31%) Pro/ENGINEER
11 2 (0.31%) PTC Creo
12 1 (0.16%) Chatbot
12 1 (0.16%) CPLEX
12 1 (0.16%) SOLIDWORKS
12 1 (0.16%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 30 (4.72%) Summit
2 5 (0.79%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 32 (5.03%) GitHub
2 25 (3.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.52%) Power Platform
4 12 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.47%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.31%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.31%) Serverless
8 1 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.16%) Kissmetrics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.57%) Wireless
2 5 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (0.63%) Internet
3 4 (0.63%) LTE
4 3 (0.47%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.31%) 3GPP
5 2 (0.31%) 5G
5 2 (0.31%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.31%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.31%) MQTT
5 2 (0.31%) Software-Defined Radio
6 1 (0.16%) Broadband
6 1 (0.16%) FlexRay
6 1 (0.16%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (10.69%) Big Data
2 44 (6.92%) Data Mining
3 29 (4.56%) Hadoop
4 23 (3.62%) SQL Server
5 22 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (2.99%) NoSQL
6 19 (2.99%) Relational Database
7 16 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (2.52%) Power BI
8 13 (2.04%) MongoDB
9 12 (1.89%) QlikView
10 8 (1.26%) Qlik Sense
10 8 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (0.94%) GIS
12 5 (0.79%) Apache Hive
12 5 (0.79%) Geospatial Data
13 4 (0.63%) MySQL
13 4 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (0.47%) Amazon Redshift
14 3 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 42 (6.60%) Git (software)
2 28 (4.40%) Subversion
3 22 (3.46%) LabVIEW
4 16 (2.52%) Rational DOORS
5 15 (2.36%) Jenkins
6 8 (1.26%) Toad
7 7 (1.10%) Visual Studio
8 5 (0.79%) Selenium
9 3 (0.47%) Maven
9 3 (0.47%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.31%) Artifactory
10 2 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.31%) Hudson
10 2 (0.31%) Redmine
10 2 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.16%) CANoe
11 1 (0.16%) GitLab
11 1 (0.16%) JIRA
11 1 (0.16%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 148 (23.27%) Finance
2 45 (7.08%) Pharmaceutical
3 43 (6.76%) Electronics
4 28 (4.40%) Banking
5 24 (3.77%) Military
6 23 (3.62%) Aerospace
7 21 (3.30%) Manufacturing
8 20 (3.14%) Games
9 17 (2.67%) Automotive
9 17 (2.67%) Marketing
10 15 (2.36%) Avionics
11 14 (2.20%) Telecoms
12 13 (2.04%) Back Office
12 13 (2.04%) Front Office
13 12 (1.89%) Financial Institution
14 10 (1.57%) Advertising
15 6 (0.94%) French Language
16 5 (0.79%) Investment Banking
17 3 (0.47%) German Language
17 3 (0.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 167 (26.26%) Data Scientist
2 112 (17.61%) Developer
3 97 (15.25%) Software Engineer
4 67 (10.53%) Analyst
5 49 (7.70%) Software Developer
6 46 (7.23%) Graduate
7 35 (5.50%) Junior
8 29 (4.56%) Qualitative Analyst
8 29 (4.56%) Quantitative Analyst
9 27 (4.25%) Data Analyst
9 27 (4.25%) Python Engineer
9 27 (4.25%) Senior Software Engineer
10 26 (4.09%) Research Engineer
10 26 (4.09%) Systems Engineer
11 21 (3.30%) FPGA Engineer
12 20 (3.14%) Data Engineer
12 20 (3.14%) Machine Learning Developer
12 20 (3.14%) Machine Learning Researcher
13 19 (2.99%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
13 19 (2.99%) Computer Vision Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (7.86%) .NET
2 41 (6.45%) React
3 37 (5.82%) NumPy
4 34 (5.35%) J2EE
5 32 (5.03%) AngularJS
5 32 (5.03%) J2SE
6 30 (4.72%) Ruby on Rails
7 28 (4.40%) OpenCV
8 24 (3.77%) scikit-learn
9 23 (3.62%) TensorFlow
10 22 (3.46%) HTML
11 15 (2.36%) Keras
12 12 (1.89%) Caffe
12 12 (1.89%) XML
13 11 (1.73%) Natural Language Processing
14 10 (1.57%) Pandas
15 9 (1.42%) EJB
15 9 (1.42%) Java EE
15 9 (1.42%) ODBC
15 9 (1.42%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 256 (40.25%) Algorithms
2 98 (15.41%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (5.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 32 (5.03%) Robotics
5 29 (4.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 25 (3.93%) VHDL
7 22 (3.46%) Derivative
8 20 (3.14%) Credit Risk
8 20 (3.14%) Equities
8 20 (3.14%) Market Risk
9 19 (2.99%) Hedge funds
10 18 (2.83%) Embedded Systems
11 16 (2.52%) Acoustics
12 14 (2.20%) CPLD
13 12 (1.89%) ASIC
13 12 (1.89%) CUDA
14 11 (1.73%) Data Structures
14 11 (1.73%) Fixed Income
15 9 (1.42%) Management Information System
16 8 (1.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 69 (10.85%) Linux
2 42 (6.60%) Windows
3 20 (3.14%) Android
4 14 (2.20%) Unix
5 9 (1.42%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.79%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (0.79%) Robot Operating System
7 4 (0.63%) Debian
7 4 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (0.63%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.16%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 326 (51.26%) Mathematics
2 242 (38.05%) Machine Learning
3 241 (37.89%) Data Science
4 228 (35.85%) Software Engineering
5 164 (25.79%) Analytics
6 154 (24.21%) Data Analysis
7 150 (23.58%) Computer Science
8 134 (21.07%) Physics
9 113 (17.77%) Problem-Solving
10 108 (16.98%) Artificial Intelligence
11 95 (14.94%) Deep Learning
12 91 (14.31%) Agile Software Development
13 89 (13.99%) Visualisation
14 83 (13.05%) Statistics
15 79 (12.42%) Neural Network
16 69 (10.85%) Computer Vision
17 65 (10.22%) Mathematical Modelling
18 64 (10.06%) Data Analytics
19 59 (9.28%) Signal Processing
20 54 (8.49%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 466 (73.27%) Python
2 359 (56.45%) C++
3 320 (50.31%) R
4 234 (36.79%) Java
5 208 (32.70%) C#
6 201 (31.60%) C
7 128 (20.13%) SQL
8 40 (6.29%) VBA
9 36 (5.66%) Bash Shell
10 34 (5.35%) Ruby
11 30 (4.72%) Bourne shell
11 30 (4.72%) JavaScript
11 30 (4.72%) Korn
11 30 (4.72%) PHP
12 23 (3.62%) Scala
13 14 (2.20%) Julia
14 11 (1.73%) Perl
14 11 (1.73%) PowerShell
15 10 (1.57%) Tcl
16 9 (1.42%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 244 (38.36%) PhD
2 217 (34.12%) Degree
3 48 (7.55%) Security Cleared
4 34 (5.35%) SC Cleared
5 21 (3.30%) Master's Degree
6 19 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
7 13 (2.04%) CFA
8 11 (1.73%) Numerate Degree
9 10 (1.57%) DV Cleared
10 7 (1.10%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.79%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.31%) AWS Certification
12 2 (0.31%) Chartered Engineer
13 1 (0.16%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.04%) IFRS
1 13 (2.04%) IFRS 9
2 7 (1.10%) Dodd-Frank
2 7 (1.10%) EMIR
2 7 (1.10%) GDPR
2 7 (1.10%) IEC 61131
2 7 (1.10%) MiFID
3 4 (0.63%) DICOM
3 4 (0.63%) ISO 26262
4 3 (0.47%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.47%) QA
5 2 (0.31%) IEC 61508
5 2 (0.31%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.16%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.16%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.16%) MISRA
6 1 (0.16%) MISRA C
System Software
1 8 (1.26%) Firmware
2 6 (0.94%) Docker
3 4 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.16%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (0.63%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.47%) Terraform
3 2 (0.31%) Chronos
3 2 (0.31%) Mesos
3 2 (0.31%) Packer
Vendors
1 73 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 26 (4.09%) Tableau
3 16 (2.52%) Oracle
3 16 (2.52%) SAP
4 15 (2.36%) Mentor Graphics
5 14 (2.20%) Xilinx
6 12 (1.89%) Altera
6 12 (1.89%) Intel
7 6 (0.94%) Google
8 5 (0.79%) Alteryx
8 5 (0.79%) IBM
8 5 (0.79%) MathWorks
9 4 (0.63%) Bloomberg
9 4 (0.63%) Blue Prism
9 4 (0.63%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.63%) VMware
10 3 (0.47%) EMC
10 3 (0.47%) SIMUL8
11 2 (0.31%) ANSYS
11 2 (0.31%) Reuters