Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
England > South East
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 382 407 417
Rank change year-on-year +25 +10 +59
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 130 141 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.50% 0.48% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.93% 0.83% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 99 118 138
South East median annual salary £38,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.00% +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £31,100 £32,675 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £67,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,250
% change year-on-year - +10.50% -9.50%

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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 13,923 17,082 15,988
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 53.67% 57.55% 54.90%
Number of salaries quoted 11,955 14,790 13,925
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% +2.27%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing MATLAB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for MATLAB in the South East

MATLAB
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for MATLAB in the South East

MATLAB
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MATLAB in the South East over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Salary histogram for MATLAB in the South East

MATLAB
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 August 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
Hampshire +39 60 £35,000 -17.65% 10
Thames Valley -16 43 £40,000 -20.00% 18
Oxfordshire +12 38 £40,000 -20.00% 10
Kent +8 12 £46,000 -29.23% 4
West Sussex +1 10 £41,500 -7.78% 3
Surrey +12 5 £55,000 - 7
Buckinghamshire +9 5 £45,000 -10.00% 6
MATLAB
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 South East region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 87 (66.92%) Mathematics
2 85 (65.38%) Python
3 76 (58.46%) Software Engineering
4 73 (56.15%) C++
5 61 (46.92%) R
6 58 (44.62%) Algorithms
7 56 (43.08%) Degree
8 54 (41.54%) Computer Science
9 47 (36.15%) Physics
9 47 (36.15%) Mathematical Modelling
10 44 (33.85%) Data Science
10 44 (33.85%) PhD
11 43 (33.08%) Data Analysis
12 40 (30.77%) C#
13 39 (30.00%) C
14 37 (28.46%) Java
15 33 (25.38%) Git (software)
16 27 (20.77%) Electronics
16 27 (20.77%) Computer Vision
17 26 (20.00%) Windows
18 25 (19.23%) Signal Processing
19 24 (18.46%) Computer Science Degree
20 23 (17.69%) Agile Software Development
21 22 (16.92%) Image Processing
22 21 (16.15%) Machine Learning
23 19 (14.62%) Simulink
24 17 (13.08%) Problem-Solving
25 16 (12.31%) Aerospace
25 16 (12.31%) Manufacturing
25 16 (12.31%) .NET

MATLAB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (4.62%) SAS
2 1 (0.77%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.77%) Kinematics
2 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (14.62%) Simulink
2 9 (6.92%) GNU Octave
3 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (1.54%) SPSS
6 1 (0.77%) CPLEX
6 1 (0.77%) Doxygen
6 1 (0.77%) Maple
6 1 (0.77%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.77%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.54%) AWS
1 2 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.77%) Azure
2 1 (0.77%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.08%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.77%) 5G
2 1 (0.77%) DHCP
2 1 (0.77%) DNS
2 1 (0.77%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.77%) HTTP
2 1 (0.77%) RS-232
2 1 (0.77%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.31%) Big Data
2 4 (3.08%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.54%) Apache Hive
3 2 (1.54%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.77%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.77%) GIS
4 1 (0.77%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.77%) Power BI
4 1 (0.77%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (0.77%) QlikView
4 1 (0.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (25.38%) Git (software)
2 15 (11.54%) Subversion
3 9 (6.92%) LabVIEW
4 3 (2.31%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.77%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.77%) CANoe
5 1 (0.77%) CMake
5 1 (0.77%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.77%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.77%) JIRA
5 1 (0.77%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.77%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.77%) Toad
5 1 (0.77%) Valgrind
General
1 27 (20.77%) Electronics
2 16 (12.31%) Aerospace
2 16 (12.31%) Manufacturing
3 11 (8.46%) Finance
3 11 (8.46%) Telecoms
4 10 (7.69%) Marketing
5 9 (6.92%) Automotive
5 9 (6.92%) Public Sector
6 8 (6.15%) Military
7 3 (2.31%) Games
8 2 (1.54%) Avionics
8 2 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.77%) Law
Job Titles
1 54 (41.54%) Software Engineer
2 20 (15.38%) Data Scientist
3 17 (13.08%) Junior
4 15 (11.54%) C# Software Engineer
4 15 (11.54%) Graduate
5 14 (10.77%) Research Engineer
6 13 (10.00%) Developer
7 12 (9.23%) Junior Data Scientist
8 9 (6.92%) Software Developer
9 8 (6.15%) Applications Engineer
9 8 (6.15%) Computer Engineer
9 8 (6.15%) Computer Vision Engineer
9 8 (6.15%) Development Engineer
10 7 (5.38%) .NET Software Engineer
10 7 (5.38%) Control Systems Engineer
10 7 (5.38%) Embedded Engineer
10 7 (5.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 7 (5.38%) Software Development Engineer
10 7 (5.38%) Windows Engineer
11 6 (4.62%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.31%) .NET
2 7 (5.38%) NumPy
3 2 (1.54%) OpenCV
3 2 (1.54%) SciPy
3 2 (1.54%) TensorFlow
3 2 (1.54%) XML
4 1 (0.77%) Ajax
4 1 (0.77%) CherryPy
4 1 (0.77%) Django
4 1 (0.77%) EJB
4 1 (0.77%) Flask
4 1 (0.77%) Java EE
4 1 (0.77%) JSF
4 1 (0.77%) LDAP
4 1 (0.77%) Middleware
4 1 (0.77%) ODBC
4 1 (0.77%) Pyramid
4 1 (0.77%) RESTful
4 1 (0.77%) Spring
4 1 (0.77%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 58 (44.62%) Algorithms
2 15 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (11.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 15 (11.54%) VHDL
3 11 (8.46%) Acoustics
4 8 (6.15%) ASIC
5 7 (5.38%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (5.38%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.08%) Analogue Electronics
6 4 (3.08%) Augmented Reality
7 3 (2.31%) Robotics
7 3 (2.31%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (2.31%) Verilog
8 1 (0.77%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (20.00%) Windows
2 13 (10.00%) Linux
3 4 (3.08%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (2.31%) Unix
4 3 (2.31%) VxWorks
5 2 (1.54%) Android
6 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (66.92%) Mathematics
2 76 (58.46%) Software Engineering
3 54 (41.54%) Computer Science
4 47 (36.15%) Mathematical Modelling
4 47 (36.15%) Physics
5 44 (33.85%) Data Science
6 43 (33.08%) Data Analysis
7 27 (20.77%) Computer Vision
8 25 (19.23%) Signal Processing
9 23 (17.69%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (16.92%) Image Processing
11 21 (16.15%) Machine Learning
12 17 (13.08%) Problem-Solving
13 14 (10.77%) Unit Testing
14 12 (9.23%) Artificial Intelligence
15 10 (7.69%) Analytics
15 10 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (7.69%) UML
16 9 (6.92%) Digital Marketing
16 9 (6.92%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 85 (65.38%) Python
2 73 (56.15%) C++
3 61 (46.92%) R
4 40 (30.77%) C#
5 39 (30.00%) C
6 37 (28.46%) Java
7 4 (3.08%) Ada
7 4 (3.08%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.08%) SQL
8 3 (2.31%) VBA
9 2 (1.54%) Assembly Language
9 2 (1.54%) Delphi
9 2 (1.54%) Julia
9 2 (1.54%) Pascal
9 2 (1.54%) VB
10 1 (0.77%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.77%) Fortran
10 1 (0.77%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.77%) Lua
10 1 (0.77%) Perl
Qualifications
1 56 (43.08%) Degree
2 44 (33.85%) PhD
3 24 (18.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (9.23%) Security Cleared
5 7 (5.38%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.54%) HND
7 1 (0.77%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.77%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.77%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.77%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.77%) GDPR
1 1 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.31%) Firmware
2 1 (0.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.77%) Docker
2 1 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.77%) Ansible
1 1 (0.77%) Graylog
1 1 (0.77%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.77%) Nagios
1 1 (0.77%) Terraform
1 1 (0.77%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 9 (6.92%) SAP
2 7 (5.38%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.08%) Altera
3 4 (3.08%) Intel
4 3 (2.31%) Green Hills
5 2 (1.54%) Mentor Graphics
5 2 (1.54%) Perforce
5 2 (1.54%) SIMUL8
5 2 (1.54%) Xilinx
6 1 (0.77%) Borland
6 1 (0.77%) Cadence
6 1 (0.77%) Cisco
6 1 (0.77%) EMC
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle
6 1 (0.77%) Parasoft
6 1 (0.77%) Synopsys
6 1 (0.77%) Tableau
6 1 (0.77%) VMware