The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 524 572 668
Rank change year-on-year +48 +96  
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 393 380 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.45% 0.39% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 0.73% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 327 345 254
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £89,000
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 with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 49352 51986 57092
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 56.10% 52.80% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 41371 45017 48692
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

MATLAB
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for MATLAB in the UK

MATLAB
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MATLAB over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MATLAB in the UK

MATLAB
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England +44 377 £45,000 -10.00% 53
East of England +104 131 £40,000 +11.11% 13
London -15 109 £65,000 - 15
Cambridgeshire +66 94 £53,750 -10.41% 10
Cambridge +62 94 £53,750 -10.41% 9
South East +32 53 £37,500 -16.66% 5
West Midlands +29 35 £40,591 -9.79% 5
Hertfordshire +16 33 £32,500 -9.72%
North West -27 32 £60,000 +50.00% 6
Manchester -14 30 £60,000 +50.00% 5
Borehamwood -2 27 £32,500 -9.72%
Coventry +12 24 £40,000 +14.28%
East Midlands -5 24 £40,000 - 2
Watford - 19 £32,500 -
Oxfordshire -5 18 £36,250 -23.68% 4
Oxford -18 15 £35,000 -26.31% 3
Northamptonshire +16 14 £37,500 -
Scotland +25 13 £55,000 -63.45% 4
Northampton +24 13 £37,500 -2.59%
Milton Keynes - 13 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 13 £37,500 -
South West -19 11 £55,000 -21.42% 7
Derby +11 10 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Derbyshire +10 10 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Bristol -13 9 £43,750 -41.66% 3
City of London +18 8 £50,000 -27.27% 3
Hampshire +17 8 £58,750 +46.87% 1
Edinburgh -4 7 £35,000 -76.74% 2
Surrey +27 6 £55,000 +38.36%
Fareham +26 5 £62,500 +8.69%

For the 6 months to 24 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 with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 507 (66.62%) Python
2 411 (54.01%) Mathematics
3 360 (47.31%) C++
4 354 (46.52%) R
5 335 (44.02%) Degree
6 275 (36.14%) Computer Science
7 254 (33.38%) Algorithms
8 249 (32.72%) Physics
9 239 (31.41%) Machine Learning
10 237 (31.14%) PhD
11 225 (29.57%) SQL
12 208 (27.33%) Java
13 201 (26.41%) Software Engineering
14 185 (24.31%) C
15 180 (23.65%) Analytics
16 172 (22.60%) C#
17 171 (22.47%) Finance
18 144 (18.92%) Statistics
19 135 (17.74%) Big Data
20 121 (15.90%) SAS
21 117 (15.37%) Analytical Skills
22 108 (14.19%) Telecoms
23 104 (13.67%) Visualisation
24 87 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
24 87 (11.43%) Data Analysis
25 80 (10.51%) Numerate Degree
26 78 (10.25%) Signal Processing
27 77 (10.12%) Hadoop
28 75 (9.86%) .NET
29 71 (9.33%) Electronics

MATLAB
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 121 (15.90%) SAS
2 59 (7.75%) Apache Spark
3 19 (2.50%) Apache
4 13 (1.71%) Apache Pig
5 8 (1.05%) Confluence
6 6 (0.79%) JBoss
6 6 (0.79%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.39%) IIS
8 1 (0.13%) CMS
8 1 (0.13%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.13%) Kinematics
Applications
1 45 (5.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 43 (5.65%) Simulink
3 38 (4.99%) SPSS
4 35 (4.60%) Stata
5 15 (1.97%) EViews
6 13 (1.71%) Microsoft Office
7 9 (1.18%) Mathcad
8 8 (1.05%) Zemax
9 7 (0.92%) Maple
9 7 (0.92%) Stateflow
10 6 (0.79%) Weka
11 5 (0.66%) Abaqus
12 4 (0.53%) GNU Octave
13 3 (0.39%) S-PLUS
14 2 (0.26%) Gephi
14 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
15 1 (0.13%) Mathematica
15 1 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 1 (0.13%) SOLIDWORKS
15 1 (0.13%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 21 (2.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.26%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 30 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.84%) Google Analytics
4 11 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (1.18%) GitHub
6 5 (0.66%) SaaS
7 4 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.26%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (7.75%) Wireless
2 40 (5.26%) Bluetooth
3 39 (5.12%) Wi-Fi
4 26 (3.42%) Internet
5 20 (2.63%) DVB
6 19 (2.50%) LTE
7 15 (1.97%) WLAN
8 14 (1.84%) TCP/IP
9 8 (1.05%) OFDM
10 6 (0.79%) FlexRay
11 4 (0.53%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (0.53%) iSCSI
11 4 (0.53%) MPLS
11 4 (0.53%) SAN
12 3 (0.39%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.39%) MIMO
13 2 (0.26%) Profibus
13 2 (0.26%) Software-Defined Radio
13 2 (0.26%) Symposium
14 1 (0.13%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (17.74%) Big Data
2 77 (10.12%) Hadoop
3 59 (7.75%) SQL Server
4 52 (6.83%) Data Mining
5 46 (6.04%) NoSQL
6 30 (3.94%) QlikView
7 27 (3.55%) Apache Hive
8 23 (3.02%) Power BI
9 19 (2.50%) MongoDB
10 17 (2.23%) Relational Database
11 14 (1.84%) Mixpanel
12 11 (1.45%) Spotfire
13 9 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (0.92%) HBase
16 6 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
16 6 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 5 (0.66%) Amazon Redshift
17 5 (0.66%) Blockchain
17 5 (0.66%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 58 (7.62%) Git (software)
2 53 (6.96%) LabVIEW
3 23 (3.02%) Jenkins
4 20 (2.63%) Visual Studio
5 17 (2.23%) Rational DOORS
6 9 (1.18%) Rational Rhapsody
7 8 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (0.92%) Subversion
9 6 (0.79%) Travis CI
10 5 (0.66%) JIRA
10 5 (0.66%) NUnit
11 4 (0.53%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.53%) Talend Open Studio
12 2 (0.26%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.26%) SonarQube
12 2 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.26%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.13%) CANoe
13 1 (0.13%) CMake
13 1 (0.13%) RequisitePro
General
1 171 (22.47%) Finance
2 108 (14.19%) Telecoms
3 71 (9.33%) Electronics
4 53 (6.96%) Front Office
5 52 (6.83%) Retail
6 51 (6.70%) Banking
7 49 (6.44%) Marketing
8 30 (3.94%) Automotive
9 29 (3.81%) Investment Banking
10 28 (3.68%) Manufacturing
11 27 (3.55%) Retail Banking
12 25 (3.29%) Financial Institution
13 21 (2.76%) Aerospace
14 12 (1.58%) Games
15 11 (1.45%) Advertising
16 7 (0.92%) Legal
17 3 (0.39%) Military
18 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
19 1 (0.13%) Back Office
19 1 (0.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 143 (18.79%) Software Engineer
2 130 (17.08%) Analyst
3 118 (15.51%) Data Scientist
4 102 (13.40%) Developer
5 77 (10.12%) Graduate
6 48 (6.31%) C++ Software Engineer
7 44 (5.78%) MATLAB Engineer
8 39 (5.12%) Data Analyst
9 36 (4.73%) Embedded Engineer
10 32 (4.20%) Research Engineer
10 32 (4.20%) Senior Data Scientist
11 28 (3.68%) Systems Engineer
12 27 (3.55%) C# Developer
12 27 (3.55%) Junior
13 24 (3.15%) Financial Analyst
14 22 (2.89%) C# Software Engineer
14 22 (2.89%) Firmware Engineer
15 21 (2.76%) Qualitative Analyst
15 21 (2.76%) Quantitative Analyst
15 21 (2.76%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (9.86%) .NET
2 30 (3.94%) HTML
3 22 (2.89%) Natural Language Processing
4 19 (2.50%) ASP.NET
4 19 (2.50%) CSS
4 19 (2.50%) TensorFlow
5 17 (2.23%) .NET Framework
6 16 (2.10%) NumPy
7 14 (1.84%) WPF
8 12 (1.58%) Entity Framework
8 12 (1.58%) HTML5
8 12 (1.58%) NHibernate
8 12 (1.58%) Node.js
9 11 (1.45%) Backbone.js
9 11 (1.45%) CSS3
9 11 (1.45%) jQuery
10 10 (1.31%) D3.js
10 10 (1.31%) Middleware
10 10 (1.31%) Spring
10 10 (1.31%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 275 (36.14%) Computer Science
2 254 (33.38%) Algorithms
3 117 (15.37%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (4.60%) Equities
5 33 (4.34%) Hedge funds
6 29 (3.81%) Fixed Income
7 24 (3.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 23 (3.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 22 (2.89%) Derivative
10 21 (2.76%) Internet of Things
11 19 (2.50%) Credit Risk
12 18 (2.37%) Augmented Reality
12 18 (2.37%) Equity Derivative
12 18 (2.37%) Market Risk
12 18 (2.37%) Smartphone
13 12 (1.58%) ASIC
14 11 (1.45%) Fintech
14 11 (1.45%) Verilog
15 9 (1.18%) Data Structures
15 9 (1.18%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 64 (8.41%) Linux
2 51 (6.70%) Windows
3 7 (0.92%) Android
3 7 (0.92%) Apple iOS
3 7 (0.92%) Unix
4 4 (0.53%) CentOS
4 4 (0.53%) Debian
4 4 (0.53%) Ubuntu
4 4 (0.53%) Windows Server
4 4 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.39%) VxWorks
6 2 (0.26%) MVS
6 2 (0.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 411 (54.01%) Mathematics
2 249 (32.72%) Physics
3 239 (31.41%) Machine Learning
4 201 (26.41%) Software Engineering
5 180 (23.65%) Analytics
6 144 (18.92%) Statistics
7 104 (13.67%) Visualisation
8 87 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
8 87 (11.43%) Data Analysis
9 78 (10.25%) Signal Processing
10 67 (8.80%) Business Intelligence
11 61 (8.02%) Asset Management
12 60 (7.88%) Data Visualisation
13 54 (7.10%) Artificial Intelligence
14 49 (6.44%) Statistical Modelling
15 46 (6.04%) Data Analytics
15 46 (6.04%) Data Modelling
15 46 (6.04%) Statistical Analysis
16 44 (5.78%) Bayesian Methods
17 40 (5.26%) Mathematical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 507 (66.62%) Python
2 360 (47.31%) C++
3 354 (46.52%) R
4 225 (29.57%) SQL
5 208 (27.33%) Java
6 185 (24.31%) C
7 172 (22.60%) C#
8 36 (4.73%) JavaScript
9 34 (4.47%) Perl
10 32 (4.20%) VBA
11 26 (3.42%) Julia
11 26 (3.42%) Scala
12 25 (3.29%) VB
13 18 (2.37%) Ruby
14 16 (2.10%) PowerShell
14 16 (2.10%) T-SQL
15 13 (1.71%) Embedded C
16 10 (1.31%) Fortran
17 7 (0.92%) F#
18 5 (0.66%) Ada
Qualifications
1 335 (44.02%) Degree
2 237 (31.14%) PhD
3 80 (10.51%) Numerate Degree
4 51 (6.70%) Master's Degree
5 18 (2.37%) Postgraduate
6 16 (2.10%) Computer Science Degree
7 15 (1.97%) Security Cleared
8 10 (1.31%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.66%) HND
10 4 (0.53%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.39%) HNC
12 1 (0.13%) AAT
12 1 (0.13%) ACCA
12 1 (0.13%) CIMA
12 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (1.97%) QA
2 13 (1.71%) Data Quality
3 9 (1.18%) MiFID
4 8 (1.05%) DO-254
5 7 (0.92%) ISO 26262
5 7 (0.92%) MISRA
6 6 (0.79%) Dodd-Frank
6 6 (0.79%) EMIR
7 5 (0.66%) IFRS
8 4 (0.53%) IFRS 9
9 3 (0.39%) Basel III
9 3 (0.39%) IEC 61508
9 3 (0.39%) IEC 62304
10 1 (0.13%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.13%) Def Stans
10 1 (0.13%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.13%) MISRA C
System Software
1 28 (3.68%) Firmware
2 4 (0.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.53%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.53%) Linux-HA
1 4 (0.53%) OPNET
1 4 (0.53%) Puppet
2 2 (0.26%) Kibana
3 1 (0.13%) Ansible
3 1 (0.13%) logstash
3 1 (0.13%) SELinux
3 1 (0.13%) StatsD
Vendors
1 53 (6.96%) Tableau
2 52 (6.83%) Microsoft
3 37 (4.86%) Oracle
4 24 (3.15%) SAP
5 23 (3.02%) Google
6 20 (2.63%) Bloomberg
7 15 (1.97%) Perforce
8 13 (1.71%) Reuters
9 9 (1.18%) IBM
10 6 (0.79%) FactSet
10 6 (0.79%) Mentor Graphics
10 6 (0.79%) Renesas
10 6 (0.79%) Xamarin
11 5 (0.66%) Actel
11 5 (0.66%) Altera
12 4 (0.53%) Green Hills
12 4 (0.53%) Splunk
12 4 (0.53%) Sybase
12 4 (0.53%) Talend
12 4 (0.53%) Xilinx
Cheshire
Source Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £DOE + Brilliant Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stirlingshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum plus exceptional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits superb benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 50,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Healthcare, Bonus package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £100000.00 - £130000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MathWorks
Salary: From £43,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000-£85,000 plus an incredible package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000-£85,000 plus an incredible package
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000-£85,000 plus an incredible package
Posted: 4 days ago