The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for MATLAB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 158 156
Rank change year-on-year +15 -2  
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 14 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.52% 0.14% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% 0.27% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 6
Median salary £52,500 £150,500 £33,140
Median salary % change year-on-year -65.11% +354.13%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £150,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £97,750 £150,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  

MATLAB is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1739 1497 1560
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 64.08% 52.23% 50.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1111 795 967
Median salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing MATLAB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for MATLAB in Scotland

MATLAB
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for MATLAB in Scotland

MATLAB
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MATLAB in Scotland over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MATLAB in Scotland

MATLAB
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -1 7 £35,000 -76.74% 1
Fife - 5 £55,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £35,000 - 1
Stirling - 1 £50,000 - 1
MATLAB
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 16 (80.00%) Finance
2 11 (55.00%) Analytics
2 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (50.00%) Degree
3 10 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 9 (45.00%) SQL
5 7 (35.00%) Python
5 7 (35.00%) R
5 7 (35.00%) Machine Learning
6 6 (30.00%) Big Data
6 6 (30.00%) SAS
7 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (25.00%) Firmware
7 5 (25.00%) Six Sigma
7 5 (25.00%) Aerospace
7 5 (25.00%) PhD
7 5 (25.00%) Physics
7 5 (25.00%) Statistics
7 5 (25.00%) Mentor Graphics
7 5 (25.00%) Lean Manufacturing
7 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
7 5 (25.00%) VHDL
7 5 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 5 (25.00%) Tableau
7 5 (25.00%) DO-254
7 5 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
7 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
7 5 (25.00%) Altera
7 5 (25.00%) Actel
7 5 (25.00%) FPGA Design

MATLAB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 6 (30.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) GNU Octave
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Big Data
2 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (15.00%) BigQuery
3 3 (15.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (10.00%) QlikView
4 2 (10.00%) Spotfire
5 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 16 (80.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (20.00%) Electronics
3 4 (20.00%) Marketing
3 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (15.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
1 5 (25.00%) Data Scientist
1 5 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Principal Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Data Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Research Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Data Scientist
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 1 (5.00%) Developer
3 1 (5.00%) DSP Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
1 4 (20.00%) D3.js
2 3 (15.00%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (5.00%) ggplot
3 1 (5.00%) Kafka
3 1 (5.00%) NumPy
3 1 (5.00%) Pandas
3 1 (5.00%) Scilab
3 1 (5.00%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (25.00%) VHDL
3 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.00%) Credit Risk
3 3 (15.00%) Equities
3 3 (15.00%) Fixed Income
3 3 (15.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Analytics
2 10 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 7 (35.00%) Machine Learning
4 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (25.00%) FPGA Design
4 5 (25.00%) Lean Manufacturing
4 5 (25.00%) Physics
4 5 (25.00%) Six Sigma
4 5 (25.00%) Statistics
5 4 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (20.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (15.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 3 (15.00%) IT Strategy
6 3 (15.00%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (15.00%) Risk Analytics
6 3 (15.00%) Spatial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) Python
2 7 (35.00%) R
3 3 (15.00%) Scala
3 3 (15.00%) VBA
4 2 (10.00%) C
4 2 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) PhD
3 1 (5.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) DO-254
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Actel
1 5 (25.00%) Altera
1 5 (25.00%) Mentor Graphics
1 5 (25.00%) Tableau
2 4 (20.00%) SAP
3 3 (15.00%) Bloomberg
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 3 (15.00%) Reuters
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
Glasgow Area
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stirling
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago