Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
England > London
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 557 609 593
Rank change year-on-year +52 -16 +15
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 279 261 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.40% 0.35% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.71% 0.64% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 223 187 283
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
10th Percentile £41,500 £33,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £120,000 £108,500 £112,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +8.70%

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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 39,339 40,855 44,027
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 56.81% 55.23% 54.35%
Number of salaries quoted 32,336 32,876 38,821
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing MATLAB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for MATLAB in London

MATLAB
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MATLAB in London.

Salary trend for MATLAB in London

MATLAB
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MATLAB in London over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for MATLAB in London

MATLAB
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the London region over the 6 months to 16 August 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
Central London -8 44 £73,750 +15.69% 12
West London +16 7 £40,000 - 6
East London -2 3 £110,000 +120.00%
South London - 1 £50,000 -
MATLAB
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 London region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 221 (79.21%) Python
2 187 (67.03%) R
3 152 (54.48%) SQL
4 150 (53.76%) C++
5 135 (48.39%) Mathematics
6 128 (45.88%) Machine Learning
7 125 (44.80%) Analytics
7 125 (44.80%) Finance
8 124 (44.44%) Data Science
9 121 (43.37%) Java
10 97 (34.77%) PhD
10 97 (34.77%) Computer Science
11 92 (32.97%) Big Data
12 89 (31.90%) Degree
13 87 (31.18%) Algorithms
14 76 (27.24%) Analytical Skills
15 72 (25.81%) Artificial Intelligence
16 66 (23.66%) Statistics
17 64 (22.94%) Apache Spark
18 61 (21.86%) Fintech
19 52 (18.64%) Physics
20 47 (16.85%) Scala
20 47 (16.85%) Hadoop
21 46 (16.49%) Problem-Solving
22 45 (16.13%) Natural Language Processing
22 45 (16.13%) C#
23 42 (15.05%) Banking
23 42 (15.05%) Predictive Modelling
24 38 (13.62%) Neural Network
25 36 (12.90%) Software Engineering

MATLAB
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (22.94%) Apache Spark
2 22 (7.89%) SAS
3 1 (0.36%) Apache
3 1 (0.36%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 33 (11.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (3.23%) SPSS
3 5 (1.79%) GNU Octave
3 5 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.43%) Mathematica
5 3 (1.08%) Simulink
6 1 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.43%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
1 4 (1.43%) SAP Retail
2 1 (0.36%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.23%) Adobe Analytics
2 9 (3.23%) Google Analytics
3 8 (2.87%) AdWords
3 8 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.43%) SaaS
5 2 (0.72%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.08%) Internet
2 1 (0.36%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (32.97%) Big Data
2 47 (16.85%) Hadoop
3 35 (12.54%) Data Mining
4 30 (10.75%) Apache Hive
5 21 (7.53%) MySQL
6 18 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (6.09%) SQL Server
8 13 (4.66%) NoSQL
8 13 (4.66%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (4.30%) Power BI
9 12 (4.30%) Relational Database
10 10 (3.58%) Spotfire
11 9 (3.23%) RDBMS
12 7 (2.51%) OLAP
12 7 (2.51%) QlikView
13 6 (2.15%) MongoDB
14 5 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 4 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 11 (3.94%) NUnit
1 11 (3.94%) Visual Studio
2 10 (3.58%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.08%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.36%) CircleCI
4 1 (0.36%) Subversion
General
1 125 (44.80%) Finance
2 42 (15.05%) Banking
3 34 (12.19%) Front Office
4 22 (7.89%) Publishing
5 21 (7.53%) Investment Banking
6 20 (7.17%) Financial Institution
7 17 (6.09%) Retail
8 13 (4.66%) Marketing
9 10 (3.58%) Advertising
10 6 (2.15%) Games
11 4 (1.43%) Russian Language
12 3 (1.08%) Back Office
13 2 (0.72%) Automotive
13 2 (0.72%) Electronics
13 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.36%) French Language
14 1 (0.36%) Law
14 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (26.52%) Data Scientist
2 48 (17.20%) Analyst
3 46 (16.49%) Developer
4 40 (14.34%) Senior Data Scientist
5 17 (6.09%) Qualitative Analyst
5 17 (6.09%) Quantitative Analyst
6 15 (5.38%) Data Engineer
6 15 (5.38%) Machine Learning Researcher
7 13 (4.66%) .NET Developer
7 13 (4.66%) Software Engineer
8 12 (4.30%) Junior
9 11 (3.94%) Financial Analyst
10 10 (3.58%) Python Engineer
11 8 (2.87%) C# Software Engineer
11 8 (2.87%) Junior C# Software Engineer
11 8 (2.87%) Junior Software Engineer
11 8 (2.87%) Research Engineer
11 8 (2.87%) Web Analyst
12 7 (2.51%) Quantitative Developer
13 6 (2.15%) Head of Data Science
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (16.13%) Natural Language Processing
2 24 (8.60%) .NET
3 19 (6.81%) HTML
4 18 (6.45%) CSS
4 18 (6.45%) Pandas
4 18 (6.45%) scikit-learn
5 14 (5.02%) Kafka
5 14 (5.02%) NumPy
6 13 (4.66%) TensorFlow
7 12 (4.30%) XML
8 11 (3.94%) Entity Framework
8 11 (3.94%) WCF
8 11 (3.94%) WinForms
8 11 (3.94%) WPF
9 10 (3.58%) Matplotlib
9 10 (3.58%) SciPy
10 9 (3.23%) HTML5
11 6 (2.15%) .NET Framework
12 5 (1.79%) ASP.NET
12 5 (1.79%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 97 (34.77%) Computer Science
2 87 (31.18%) Algorithms
3 76 (27.24%) Analytical Skills
4 61 (21.86%) Fintech
5 33 (11.83%) Equities
6 31 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 28 (10.04%) Exotic Derivative
8 24 (8.60%) Market Risk
9 23 (8.24%) Fixed Income
10 22 (7.89%) Derivative
11 16 (5.73%) Social Media
12 14 (5.02%) Cyberthreat
12 14 (5.02%) Hedge funds
13 12 (4.30%) User Experience
14 10 (3.58%) Credit Risk
14 10 (3.58%) Self-Motivation
15 9 (3.23%) Data Structures
15 9 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
16 6 (2.15%) Digital Media
17 5 (1.79%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.66%) Linux
2 12 (4.30%) Unix
3 3 (1.08%) Windows
4 2 (0.72%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (48.39%) Mathematics
2 128 (45.88%) Machine Learning
3 125 (44.80%) Analytics
4 124 (44.44%) Data Science
5 72 (25.81%) Artificial Intelligence
6 66 (23.66%) Statistics
7 52 (18.64%) Physics
8 46 (16.49%) Problem-Solving
9 42 (15.05%) Predictive Modelling
10 38 (13.62%) Neural Network
11 36 (12.90%) Software Engineering
12 33 (11.83%) Deep Learning
12 33 (11.83%) Visualisation
13 32 (11.47%) Bayesian Methods
13 32 (11.47%) Data Analytics
14 28 (10.04%) Data Analysis
15 27 (9.68%) Predictive Analytics
16 26 (9.32%) Statistical Analysis
17 25 (8.96%) Risk Analysis
17 25 (8.96%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 221 (79.21%) Python
2 187 (67.03%) R
3 152 (54.48%) SQL
4 150 (53.76%) C++
5 121 (43.37%) Java
6 47 (16.85%) Scala
7 45 (16.13%) C#
8 29 (10.39%) C
9 27 (9.68%) VBA
10 17 (6.09%) Perl
11 15 (5.38%) HiveQL
11 15 (5.38%) JavaScript
12 11 (3.94%) VB.NET
13 10 (3.58%) VB
14 9 (3.23%) PHP
15 6 (2.15%) Fortran
16 5 (1.79%) F#
17 4 (1.43%) Ruby
17 4 (1.43%) T-SQL
18 3 (1.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 97 (34.77%) PhD
2 89 (31.90%) Degree
3 23 (8.24%) Master's Degree
4 21 (7.53%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.72%) CFA
7 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.36%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.58%) Dodd-Frank
1 10 (3.58%) MiFID
2 9 (3.23%) EMIR
3 5 (1.79%) QA
4 4 (1.43%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.36%) GDPR
System Software
1 15 (5.38%) HDFS
2 4 (1.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.36%) Ansible
Vendors
1 29 (10.39%) Tableau
2 18 (6.45%) Google
3 15 (5.38%) WorldPay
4 11 (3.94%) Telerik
5 9 (3.23%) Adobe
6 8 (2.87%) Omniture
7 6 (2.15%) Microsoft
8 4 (1.43%) Alteryx
8 4 (1.43%) CA
8 4 (1.43%) Cadence
8 4 (1.43%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (1.43%) Oracle
8 4 (1.43%) Retek
8 4 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.43%) SAP
8 4 (1.43%) Teradata
9 3 (1.08%) Capita
9 3 (1.08%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.72%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.72%) Sybase