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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MathWorks MATLAB
UK
Rank 518 586 609
Rank change year-on-year +68 +23  
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 368 384 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.37% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 0.72% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 318 335 296
Median salary £44,500 £52,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.23% +19.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £85,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,591 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.47% -  

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 46242 53080 53421
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 54.43% 51.56% 50.56%
Number of salaries quoted 39311 45744 45401
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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 March 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 March 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 +86 358 £45,000 -14.28% 57
London +7 133 £65,000 +8.33% 17
East of England +70 81 £45,000 +40.62% 15
South East +76 74 £37,500 -25.00% 8
Cambridgeshire +64 61 £45,000 -7.69% 14
Cambridge +52 53 £45,000 -5.26% 13
Oxfordshire +3 32 £37,500 -28.57% 5
Oxford +6 27 £35,000 -36.36% 3
East Midlands -12 21 £42,500 +13.33% 3
South West +16 18 £57,500 +9.52% 3
City of London +12 18 £65,000 +13.04% 5
West Midlands +37 17 £40,591 +1.47% 3
Hertfordshire +17 17 £32,500 +1.56% 1
North West - 16 £37,500 - 4
Manchester - 16 £37,500 - 3
Borehamwood +10 14 £32,500 +8.33%
Berkshire +46 13 £33,750 -23.72%
Surrey +37 12 £57,500 -
Devon -4 10 £45,000 -14.28%
Hampshire +30 9 £30,000 -33.33% 2
Exeter -9 9 £45,000 +5.88%
Coventry +21 8 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Newbury +20 8 £40,000 -21.95%
Derby +6 8 £42,500 +21.42%
Derbyshire +6 8 £42,500 +21.42%
Scotland +22 6 £73,750 +28.26% 3
Lincolnshire - 6 £45,000 -
Edinburgh -1 5 £97,500 +69.56% 2
Bristol +7 4 £57,500 +88.52% 1
North East +3 4 £36,675 -18.50% 3

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 443 (64.39%) Python
2 368 (53.49%) C++
3 350 (50.87%) Mathematics
4 341 (49.56%) Degree
5 331 (48.11%) R
6 251 (36.48%) Computer Science
7 225 (32.70%) Algorithms
8 209 (30.38%) Java
9 208 (30.23%) SQL
10 204 (29.65%) Machine Learning
11 197 (28.63%) C
12 185 (26.89%) Physics
13 174 (25.29%) Software Engineering
14 173 (25.15%) Analytics
15 172 (25.00%) PhD
16 155 (22.53%) C#
17 139 (20.20%) Finance
18 116 (16.86%) Statistics
18 116 (16.86%) Analytical Skills
19 102 (14.83%) Big Data
20 89 (12.94%) SAS
21 82 (11.92%) Visualisation
22 81 (11.77%) Agile Software Development
23 80 (11.63%) Linux
24 79 (11.48%) Hadoop
25 77 (11.19%) Signal Processing
26 74 (10.76%) Simulink
27 73 (10.61%) Data Analysis
28 71 (10.32%) Telecoms
29 69 (10.03%) .NET

MATLAB
Top Related 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 89 (12.94%) SAS
2 68 (9.88%) Apache Spark
3 22 (3.20%) Apache
4 19 (2.76%) Confluence
5 18 (2.62%) Apache Pig
6 9 (1.31%) JBoss
6 9 (1.31%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.02%) Jupyter
7 7 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (0.73%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.58%) IIS
10 3 (0.44%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.15%) Kinematics
Applications
1 74 (10.76%) Simulink
2 42 (6.10%) SPSS
3 28 (4.07%) Stata
4 21 (3.05%) GNU Octave
5 16 (2.33%) MS Excel
6 14 (2.03%) EViews
7 13 (1.89%) MS Office
8 9 (1.31%) Stateflow
9 6 (0.87%) Weka
10 4 (0.58%) CATIA
10 4 (0.58%) Mathcad
10 4 (0.58%) OrCAD
10 4 (0.58%) SOLIDWORKS
10 4 (0.58%) S-PLUS
11 3 (0.44%) Abaqus
11 3 (0.44%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.29%) Maple
12 2 (0.29%) TargetLink
13 1 (0.15%) Mathematica
13 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.58%) ENOVIA
2 4 (0.58%) FINCAD Analytics
3 1 (0.15%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (2.76%) Google Analytics
3 18 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.74%) GitHub
5 9 (1.31%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.58%) SaaS
7 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (5.52%) Wireless
2 33 (4.80%) Bluetooth
2 33 (4.80%) Wi-Fi
3 17 (2.47%) LTE
4 16 (2.33%) Internet
5 14 (2.03%) DVB
6 9 (1.31%) Profibus
7 7 (1.02%) FlexRay
7 7 (1.02%) Software-Defined Radio
7 7 (1.02%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.73%) MIMO
8 5 (0.73%) OFDM
9 4 (0.58%) MPLS
9 4 (0.58%) Symposium
10 3 (0.44%) CDMA
10 3 (0.44%) InfiniBand
10 3 (0.44%) TDMA
11 2 (0.29%) 3GPP
11 2 (0.29%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (0.29%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (14.83%) Big Data
2 79 (11.48%) Hadoop
3 52 (7.56%) NoSQL
4 43 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 37 (5.38%) Data Mining
6 27 (3.92%) MongoDB
7 25 (3.63%) Relational Database
8 23 (3.34%) Power BI
9 21 (3.05%) Apache Hive
10 18 (2.62%) Apache Cassandra
11 16 (2.33%) Mixpanel
11 16 (2.33%) QlikView
12 15 (2.18%) HBase
13 14 (2.03%) Spotfire
14 13 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (1.45%) MySQL
15 10 (1.45%) Neo4j
16 9 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 8 (1.16%) RDBMS
18 5 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 45 (6.54%) Git (software)
2 32 (4.65%) LabVIEW
3 23 (3.34%) JIRA
4 20 (2.91%) Subversion
5 19 (2.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 16 (2.33%) Visual Studio
7 15 (2.18%) Rational DOORS
8 13 (1.89%) Jenkins
9 11 (1.60%) CMake
10 10 (1.45%) Travis CI
11 9 (1.31%) SonarQube
12 8 (1.16%) NUnit
13 4 (0.58%) AccuRev
13 4 (0.58%) Rational Rhapsody
14 3 (0.44%) Apache Continuum
14 3 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
15 2 (0.29%) Eclipse
15 2 (0.29%) Selenium
16 1 (0.15%) GDB
16 1 (0.15%) Maven
General
1 139 (20.20%) Finance
2 71 (10.32%) Telecoms
3 43 (6.25%) Automotive
4 42 (6.10%) Electronics
5 35 (5.09%) Front Office
6 30 (4.36%) Banking
7 27 (3.92%) Marketing
8 14 (2.03%) Advertising
8 14 (2.03%) Aerospace
9 12 (1.74%) Games
9 12 (1.74%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.74%) Retail
10 9 (1.31%) Legal
11 7 (1.02%) Investment Banking
11 7 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.58%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.44%) Military
14 1 (0.15%) Back Office
14 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 140 (20.35%) Developer
2 129 (18.75%) Analyst
3 116 (16.86%) Data Scientist
4 101 (14.68%) Software Engineer
5 67 (9.74%) Graduate
6 44 (6.40%) C++ Software Engineer
7 37 (5.38%) Data Analyst
8 31 (4.51%) Junior
9 29 (4.22%) Research Engineer
10 28 (4.07%) Software Developer
11 27 (3.92%) Senior Data Scientist
12 26 (3.78%) Qualitative Analyst
12 26 (3.78%) Quantitative Analyst
13 25 (3.63%) C Software Engineer
13 25 (3.63%) C# Developer
13 25 (3.63%) C/C++ Software Engineer
13 25 (3.63%) Embedded Engineer
13 25 (3.63%) Quantitative Developer
14 24 (3.49%) Embedded Software Engineer
15 23 (3.34%) Computer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (10.03%) .NET
2 27 (3.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 25 (3.63%) HTML
3 25 (3.63%) STL
4 23 (3.34%) OpenCV
5 16 (2.33%) CSS
6 15 (2.18%) WPF
7 14 (2.03%) ASP.NET
8 13 (1.89%) Spring
9 12 (1.74%) Middleware
9 12 (1.74%) Pandas
10 11 (1.60%) Natural Language Processing
10 11 (1.60%) NumPy
10 11 (1.60%) OpenCL
10 11 (1.60%) OpenGL
10 11 (1.60%) WCF
11 10 (1.45%) Node.js
12 9 (1.31%) scikit-learn
12 9 (1.31%) Web Services
13 7 (1.02%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 251 (36.48%) Computer Science
2 225 (32.70%) Algorithms
3 116 (16.86%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (4.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 27 (3.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 26 (3.78%) Fixed Income
7 23 (3.34%) Credit Risk
7 23 (3.34%) Equities
8 21 (3.05%) Hedge funds
9 18 (2.62%) Market Risk
9 18 (2.62%) Verilog
10 17 (2.47%) Derivative
11 16 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
11 16 (2.33%) Fintech
12 15 (2.18%) ASIC
13 14 (2.03%) Augmented Reality
14 12 (1.74%) CUDA
14 12 (1.74%) Internet of Things
14 12 (1.74%) Robotics
15 11 (1.60%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 80 (11.63%) Linux
2 35 (5.09%) Windows
3 21 (3.05%) Unix
4 10 (1.45%) VxWorks
5 9 (1.31%) Android
6 5 (0.73%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.44%) MVS
8 2 (0.29%) CentOS
8 2 (0.29%) Debian
8 2 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.29%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.29%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 350 (50.87%) Mathematics
2 204 (29.65%) Machine Learning
3 185 (26.89%) Physics
4 174 (25.29%) Software Engineering
5 173 (25.15%) Analytics
6 116 (16.86%) Statistics
7 82 (11.92%) Visualisation
8 81 (11.77%) Agile Software Development
9 77 (11.19%) Signal Processing
10 73 (10.61%) Data Analysis
11 64 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
12 57 (8.28%) Data Visualisation
13 51 (7.41%) Statistical Analysis
14 45 (6.54%) Validation
15 41 (5.96%) Data Analytics
16 40 (5.81%) Mathematical Modelling
17 38 (5.52%) OO
18 36 (5.23%) Data Modelling
19 35 (5.09%) Statistical Modelling
20 32 (4.65%) Computer Vision
Programming Languages
1 443 (64.39%) Python
2 368 (53.49%) C++
3 331 (48.11%) R
4 209 (30.38%) Java
5 208 (30.23%) SQL
6 197 (28.63%) C
7 155 (22.53%) C#
8 44 (6.40%) JavaScript
9 43 (6.25%) Scala
10 40 (5.81%) Perl
11 34 (4.94%) VBA
12 29 (4.22%) Ruby
13 21 (3.05%) PowerShell
14 17 (2.47%) VB
15 14 (2.03%) T-SQL
16 11 (1.60%) Embedded C
17 10 (1.45%) Bash Shell
18 9 (1.31%) Tcl
19 7 (1.02%) Assembly Language
19 7 (1.02%) PHP
Qualifications
1 341 (49.56%) Degree
2 172 (25.00%) PhD
3 18 (2.62%) Security Cleared
4 15 (2.18%) Postgraduate
5 8 (1.16%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.02%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.15%) CFA
7 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.78%) QA
2 15 (2.18%) Data Quality
3 13 (1.89%) MiFID
4 10 (1.45%) Dodd-Frank
5 9 (1.31%) EMIR
5 9 (1.31%) IEC 61508
6 8 (1.16%) MISRA
7 7 (1.02%) ISO26262
8 4 (0.58%) IFRS
8 4 (0.58%) IFRS 9
9 3 (0.44%) Basel III
9 3 (0.44%) MISRA C
10 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.15%) Def Stans
11 1 (0.15%) DO-178B
11 1 (0.15%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (1.02%) Firmware
2 3 (0.44%) Apache Flume
2 3 (0.44%) HDFS
2 3 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.58%) OPNET
2 3 (0.44%) Ambari
2 3 (0.44%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (0.44%) Oozie
3 2 (0.29%) Linux-HA
3 2 (0.29%) Puppet
4 1 (0.15%) Ansible
4 1 (0.15%) Kibana
4 1 (0.15%) logstash
4 1 (0.15%) StatsD
Vendors
1 49 (7.12%) Tableau
2 36 (5.23%) Microsoft
3 29 (4.22%) Oracle
4 26 (3.78%) Google
5 16 (2.33%) SAP
6 15 (2.18%) Bloomberg
7 13 (1.89%) Reuters
8 10 (1.45%) Apple
8 10 (1.45%) IBM
8 10 (1.45%) MicroStrategy
9 9 (1.31%) Atlassian
9 9 (1.31%) Coverity
10 8 (1.16%) Xilinx
11 6 (0.87%) Cloudera
11 6 (0.87%) Hortonworks
12 5 (0.73%) Splunk
13 4 (0.58%) Alteryx
13 4 (0.58%) Borland
13 4 (0.58%) Renesas
13 4 (0.58%) Synopsys
London
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £150000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £53,000, subsidised gym membership, Cycle2Work scheme, company h
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £36,000 to £55,000 per annum health + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, flexi working, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + amazing benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Excellent Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago