Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
England > London
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 499 616 541
Rank change year-on-year +117 -75 +97
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 338 196 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.49% 0.28% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.88% 0.52% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 295 158 333
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,875 £37,500
90th Percentile £116,250 £100,000 £95,000
England 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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 38,468 38,041 46,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 55.47% 54.67% 54.11%
Number of salaries quoted 32,081 33,160 40,337
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £36,875 £35,000 £34,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 +15 73 £63,750 +13.33% 14
West London +16 7 £32,500 -21.21% 11
East London - 2 £70,000 -
South London - 1 £40,000 - 1
MATLAB
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 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.

1 240 (71.01%) Python
2 236 (69.82%) R
3 165 (48.82%) SQL
4 148 (43.79%) Mathematics
5 140 (41.42%) Data Science
6 139 (41.12%) Finance
7 138 (40.83%) C++
7 138 (40.83%) Machine Learning
8 135 (39.94%) Java
9 103 (30.47%) Analytics
9 103 (30.47%) Algorithms
10 102 (30.18%) Big Data
11 101 (29.88%) Degree
12 82 (24.26%) Computer Science
12 82 (24.26%) Analytical Skills
13 78 (23.08%) Statistics
14 77 (22.78%) PhD
15 65 (19.23%) Hadoop
16 60 (17.75%) Banking
17 59 (17.46%) C#
17 59 (17.46%) Apache Spark
18 56 (16.57%) Physics
19 54 (15.98%) Neural Network
20 52 (15.38%) Data Analysis
21 51 (15.09%) C
22 49 (14.50%) Software Engineering
23 46 (13.61%) Investment Banking
23 46 (13.61%) SAS
24 45 (13.31%) Agile Software Development
24 45 (13.31%) Bayesian Methods

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 59 (17.46%) Apache Spark
2 46 (13.61%) SAS
3 6 (1.78%) Apache Pig
4 3 (0.89%) Apache
5 2 (0.59%) Jupyter
5 2 (0.59%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.30%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 25 (7.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (4.44%) SPSS
3 9 (2.66%) Mathematica
3 9 (2.66%) S-PLUS
4 4 (1.18%) CPLEX
4 4 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.89%) Doxygen
5 3 (0.89%) Maple
5 3 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.59%) Mathcad
7 1 (0.30%) GNU Octave
7 1 (0.30%) Stata
7 1 (0.30%) Weka
Business Applications
1 5 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.59%) Actimize
2 2 (0.59%) Oracle AML
Cloud Services
1 43 (12.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (7.99%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (5.03%) Adobe Analytics
3 17 (5.03%) AdWords
3 17 (5.03%) Google Analytics
4 8 (2.37%) SaaS
5 5 (1.48%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.59%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.30%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.66%) Wireless
2 8 (2.37%) HTTP
2 8 (2.37%) SSL
2 8 (2.37%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.78%) DVB
4 5 (1.48%) SMS
4 5 (1.48%) VoIP
5 3 (0.89%) Internet
5 3 (0.89%) Network Security
6 2 (0.59%) GPRS
6 2 (0.59%) GSM
6 2 (0.59%) LTE
6 2 (0.59%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (0.59%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (30.18%) Big Data
2 65 (19.23%) Hadoop
3 45 (13.31%) NoSQL
4 30 (8.88%) MongoDB
5 23 (6.80%) SQL Server
6 20 (5.92%) Data Mining
7 18 (5.33%) Spotfire
8 17 (5.03%) Apache Hive
8 17 (5.03%) Relational Database
9 14 (4.14%) Apache Cassandra
9 14 (4.14%) KDB
10 12 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (3.25%) MySQL
12 8 (2.37%) Kdb+
13 7 (2.07%) HBase
13 7 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (1.78%) Power BI
14 6 (1.78%) QlikView
14 6 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (4.44%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.66%) NUnit
3 7 (2.07%) CMake
4 6 (1.78%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.48%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (0.89%) GCC
7 3 (0.89%) GDB
7 3 (0.89%) Mercurial
7 3 (0.89%) Subversion
7 3 (0.89%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.89%) Xcode
8 2 (0.59%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.30%) CircleCI
9 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 139 (41.12%) Finance
2 60 (17.75%) Banking
3 46 (13.61%) Investment Banking
4 44 (13.02%) Front Office
5 23 (6.80%) Marketing
6 22 (6.51%) Financial Institution
7 19 (5.62%) Retail Banking
8 14 (4.14%) Telecoms
9 13 (3.85%) Publishing
10 12 (3.55%) Retail
11 10 (2.96%) Advertising
11 10 (2.96%) Electronics
12 5 (1.48%) Games
12 5 (1.48%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.89%) International Banking
13 3 (0.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 87 (25.74%) Analyst
2 74 (21.89%) Data Scientist
3 69 (20.41%) Developer
4 51 (15.09%) Qualitative Analyst
4 51 (15.09%) Quantitative Analyst
5 20 (5.92%) Machine Learning Scientist
6 18 (5.33%) Data Engineer
6 18 (5.33%) Quantitative Developer
7 17 (5.03%) Senior Data Scientist
8 15 (4.44%) Credit Analyst
8 15 (4.44%) Data Science Manager
9 14 (4.14%) .NET Developer
10 13 (3.85%) Machine Learning Engineer
10 13 (3.85%) Web Analyst
11 12 (3.55%) Java Developer
11 12 (3.55%) Senior Analyst
11 12 (3.55%) Software Engineer
12 11 (3.25%) Data Analyst
13 10 (2.96%) Web Analytics Analyst
14 9 (2.66%) Research Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (12.72%) Natural Language Processing
2 28 (8.28%) .NET
3 22 (6.51%) NumPy
4 18 (5.33%) Middleware
4 18 (5.33%) XML
5 17 (5.03%) Pandas
6 14 (4.14%) scikit-learn
7 13 (3.85%) .NET Framework
8 12 (3.55%) ASP.NET
8 12 (3.55%) Web Services
9 11 (3.25%) AngularJS
10 10 (2.96%) SciPy
10 10 (2.96%) TensorFlow
11 9 (2.66%) Entity Framework
11 9 (2.66%) WCF
11 9 (2.66%) WinForms
11 9 (2.66%) WPF
12 8 (2.37%) Torch
13 7 (2.07%) CSS
13 7 (2.07%) Keras
Miscellaneous
1 103 (30.47%) Algorithms
2 82 (24.26%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (24.26%) Computer Science
3 44 (13.02%) Hedge funds
4 38 (11.24%) Equities
5 33 (9.76%) Fintech
5 33 (9.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 30 (8.88%) Market Risk
7 22 (6.51%) User Experience
8 19 (5.62%) Credit Risk
9 14 (4.14%) Derivative
10 13 (3.85%) Data Structures
11 9 (2.66%) Social Media
12 5 (1.48%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (1.48%) Fixed Income
12 5 (1.48%) Robotics
13 4 (1.18%) Digital Media
13 4 (1.18%) Exotic Derivative
14 3 (0.89%) FMCG
14 3 (0.89%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 23 (6.80%) Linux
2 20 (5.92%) Unix
3 7 (2.07%) Windows
4 4 (1.18%) Android
4 4 (1.18%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (43.79%) Mathematics
2 140 (41.42%) Data Science
3 138 (40.83%) Machine Learning
4 103 (30.47%) Analytics
5 78 (23.08%) Statistics
6 56 (16.57%) Physics
7 54 (15.98%) Neural Network
8 52 (15.38%) Data Analysis
9 49 (14.50%) Software Engineering
10 45 (13.31%) Agile Software Development
10 45 (13.31%) Bayesian Methods
11 40 (11.83%) Data Analytics
11 40 (11.83%) SDLC
12 39 (11.54%) E-Commerce
12 39 (11.54%) Validation
13 34 (10.06%) Asset Management
14 33 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
14 33 (9.76%) Risk Management
15 32 (9.47%) Deep Learning
15 32 (9.47%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 240 (71.01%) Python
2 236 (69.82%) R
3 165 (48.82%) SQL
4 138 (40.83%) C++
5 135 (39.94%) Java
6 59 (17.46%) C#
7 51 (15.09%) C
8 37 (10.95%) Scala
9 25 (7.40%) VBA
10 16 (4.73%) Perl
10 16 (4.73%) Shell Script
11 14 (4.14%) Fortran
11 14 (4.14%) Julia
12 11 (3.25%) JavaScript
13 8 (2.37%) Tcl
14 7 (2.07%) VB
15 6 (1.78%) VB.NET
16 5 (1.48%) PowerShell
17 4 (1.18%) PHP
18 3 (0.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 101 (29.88%) Degree
2 77 (22.78%) PhD
3 25 (7.40%) Master's Degree
4 10 (2.96%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.37%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (2.37%) DV Cleared
6 7 (2.07%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.85%) IFRS
1 13 (3.85%) IFRS 9
1 13 (3.85%) MiFID
2 10 (2.96%) Dodd-Frank
2 10 (2.96%) EMIR
3 8 (2.37%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.18%) Basel III
5 3 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 9 (2.66%) Docker
2 2 (0.59%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.59%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.30%) Ansible
2 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (10.06%) Tableau
2 32 (9.47%) Google
3 17 (5.03%) Adobe
3 17 (5.03%) Omniture
4 10 (2.96%) Cloudera
4 10 (2.96%) Oracle
5 9 (2.66%) Microsoft
5 9 (2.66%) Telerik
6 5 (1.48%) Sandvine
6 5 (1.48%) SAP
6 5 (1.48%) Splunk
7 3 (0.89%) Teradata
8 2 (0.59%) Alteryx
8 2 (0.59%) Blue Prism
8 2 (0.59%) Pega
8 2 (0.59%) Progress
8 2 (0.59%) Twitter
9 1 (0.30%) GoldenSource
9 1 (0.30%) MicroStrategy