Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
England > London
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 607 539 636
Rank change year-on-year -68 +97 -46
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 203 319 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.30% 0.43% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% 0.78% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 170 214 213
London median annual salary £80,000 £68,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.36% +5.77% +8.33%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
90th Percentile £120,000 £115,875 £112,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 38,743 40,839 41,851
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 57.36% 55.08% 54.44%
Number of salaries quoted 32,056 32,229 36,825
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 £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -43 35 £80,000 +33.33% 11
West London +34 2 £40,000 +23.08% 13
East London -6 2 - - 2
South London - 1 £50,000 -
MATLAB
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 167 (82.27%) Python
2 155 (76.35%) R
3 113 (55.67%) C++
4 109 (53.69%) Finance
4 109 (53.69%) Mathematics
5 104 (51.23%) SQL
6 99 (48.77%) Machine Learning
7 96 (47.29%) Java
8 94 (46.31%) PhD
9 79 (38.92%) Analytics
10 77 (37.93%) Computer Science
11 74 (36.45%) Degree
12 71 (34.98%) Data Science
13 68 (33.50%) Big Data
14 67 (33.00%) Artificial Intelligence
15 60 (29.56%) Statistics
16 59 (29.06%) Physics
17 51 (25.12%) Analytical Skills
18 49 (24.14%) Software Engineering
18 49 (24.14%) Equities
19 46 (22.66%) Banking
20 45 (22.17%) Fintech
21 43 (21.18%) Algorithms
22 39 (19.21%) Front Office
22 39 (19.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 37 (18.23%) Apache Spark
24 36 (17.73%) Natural Language Processing
25 35 (17.24%) Fixed Income
26 32 (15.76%) Problem-Solving
27 31 (15.27%) Deep Learning

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 37 (18.23%) Apache Spark
2 17 (8.37%) SAS
3 4 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.48%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.49%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.49%) IPython
Applications
1 15 (7.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (4.93%) SPSS
3 5 (2.46%) GNU Octave
4 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (1.48%) Stata
5 2 (0.99%) Simulink
5 2 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 27 (13.30%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.90%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (3.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.99%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.99%) AdWords
4 2 (0.99%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (33.50%) Big Data
2 30 (14.78%) Hadoop
3 20 (9.85%) Data Mining
4 16 (7.88%) Apache Hive
4 16 (7.88%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.45%) Power BI
6 5 (2.46%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (2.46%) SQL Server
7 4 (1.97%) MySQL
7 4 (1.97%) Spotfire
8 3 (1.48%) KDB
8 3 (1.48%) Kdb+
9 2 (0.99%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.99%) HBase
9 2 (0.99%) MS Access
9 2 (0.99%) QlikView
9 2 (0.99%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.49%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (4.43%) Artifactory
1 9 (4.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 9 (4.43%) Jenkins
1 9 (4.43%) Maven
2 2 (0.99%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.99%) NUnit
2 2 (0.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 109 (53.69%) Finance
2 46 (22.66%) Banking
3 39 (19.21%) Front Office
4 25 (12.32%) Publishing
5 17 (8.37%) Games
6 13 (6.40%) Financial Institution
7 12 (5.91%) Investment Banking
8 9 (4.43%) Marketing
9 8 (3.94%) Advertising
10 7 (3.45%) Retail
11 3 (1.48%) Billing
11 3 (1.48%) Manufacturing
11 3 (1.48%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.99%) Automotive
12 2 (0.99%) Back Office
12 2 (0.99%) Electronics
13 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.49%) French Language
13 1 (0.49%) Law
13 1 (0.49%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 54 (26.60%) Data Scientist
2 39 (19.21%) Analyst
3 30 (14.78%) Developer
4 22 (10.84%) Machine Learning Researcher
5 19 (9.36%) Senior Data Scientist
6 13 (6.40%) Financial Analyst
6 13 (6.40%) Junior
7 12 (5.91%) Qualitative Analyst
7 12 (5.91%) Quantitative Analyst
7 12 (5.91%) Software Engineer
8 10 (4.93%) Quantitative Developer
9 8 (3.94%) C# Software Engineer
9 8 (3.94%) Junior C# Software Engineer
9 8 (3.94%) Junior Software Engineer
10 6 (2.96%) Cloud Specialist
10 6 (2.96%) Data Analyst
10 6 (2.96%) Java Developer
10 6 (2.96%) Machine Learning Scientist
10 6 (2.96%) Market Data Specialist
10 6 (2.96%) NoSQL Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (17.73%) Natural Language Processing
2 15 (7.39%) TensorFlow
3 12 (5.91%) Web Services
4 11 (5.42%) Pandas
5 10 (4.93%) CSS
5 10 (4.93%) scikit-learn
6 9 (4.43%) J2EE
7 8 (3.94%) .NET
7 8 (3.94%) HTML
8 5 (2.46%) D3.js
8 5 (2.46%) MLlib
8 5 (2.46%) NumPy
9 4 (1.97%) Caffe
9 4 (1.97%) Torch
10 3 (1.48%) Keras
10 3 (1.48%) XML
11 2 (0.99%) SciPy
11 2 (0.99%) WCF
11 2 (0.99%) WinForms
11 2 (0.99%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 77 (37.93%) Computer Science
2 51 (25.12%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (24.14%) Equities
4 45 (22.17%) Fintech
5 43 (21.18%) Algorithms
6 39 (19.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 35 (17.24%) Fixed Income
8 28 (13.79%) Exotic Derivative
9 27 (13.30%) Hedge funds
10 25 (12.32%) Market Risk
11 22 (10.84%) Derivative
12 11 (5.42%) Self-Motivation
12 11 (5.42%) Social Media
13 10 (4.93%) Credit Risk
14 9 (4.43%) Cyberthreat
15 8 (3.94%) Data Structures
16 2 (0.99%) Digital Media
16 2 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
16 2 (0.99%) Greenfield Project
16 2 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.99%) Unix
1 2 (0.99%) Windows
2 1 (0.49%) CentOS
2 1 (0.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (53.69%) Mathematics
2 99 (48.77%) Machine Learning
3 79 (38.92%) Analytics
4 71 (34.98%) Data Science
5 67 (33.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 60 (29.56%) Statistics
7 59 (29.06%) Physics
8 49 (24.14%) Software Engineering
9 32 (15.76%) Problem-Solving
10 31 (15.27%) Deep Learning
11 30 (14.78%) Data Analytics
12 29 (14.29%) Neural Network
13 28 (13.79%) Data Analysis
14 26 (12.81%) Bayesian Methods
15 25 (12.32%) Predictive Modelling
15 25 (12.32%) Probabilistic Modelling
16 24 (11.82%) Automated Trading
16 24 (11.82%) Risk Analysis
17 21 (10.34%) Quantitative Analysis
18 19 (9.36%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 167 (82.27%) Python
2 155 (76.35%) R
3 113 (55.67%) C++
4 104 (51.23%) SQL
5 96 (47.29%) Java
6 26 (12.81%) C#
7 22 (10.84%) Scala
8 20 (9.85%) C
9 18 (8.87%) VBA
10 8 (3.94%) VB.NET
11 7 (3.45%) VB
12 6 (2.96%) PHP
12 6 (2.96%) Ruby
13 4 (1.97%) HiveQL
13 4 (1.97%) JavaScript
13 4 (1.97%) Perl
14 3 (1.48%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.48%) Bourne shell
14 3 (1.48%) CQL
14 3 (1.48%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 94 (46.31%) PhD
2 74 (36.45%) Degree
3 17 (8.37%) Master's Degree
4 12 (5.91%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.49%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.49%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.94%) Dodd-Frank
1 8 (3.94%) EMIR
1 8 (3.94%) MiFID
2 5 (2.46%) QA
3 4 (1.97%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.97%) GDPR
4 1 (0.49%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (1.97%) HDFS
2 1 (0.49%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (4.43%) Ansible
1 9 (4.43%) Puppet
2 1 (0.49%) Oozie
Vendors
1 11 (5.42%) Tableau
2 5 (2.46%) Google
2 5 (2.46%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (1.97%) WorldPay
4 3 (1.48%) Cognizant
4 3 (1.48%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.48%) Oracle
4 3 (1.48%) SAP
4 3 (1.48%) Talend
5 2 (0.99%) Adobe
5 2 (0.99%) Bloomberg
5 2 (0.99%) Omniture
5 2 (0.99%) Reuters
5 2 (0.99%) Telerik
6 1 (0.49%) Cadence
6 1 (0.49%) GigaSpaces
6 1 (0.49%) RapidMiner
6 1 (0.49%) Splunk
6 1 (0.49%) Twitter
6 1 (0.49%) Vertica