Period
to 21 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Simulink skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Simulink over the 6 months to 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The MathWorks Simulink
UK
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1040 1132 1114
Rank change year-on-year +92 -18 +129
Permanent jobs citing Simulink 58 74 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.040% 0.043% 0.036%
As % of the Applications category 0.49% 0.51% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 42 43 55
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +7.59%
10th Percentile £34,000 £33,000 £33,425
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,000
% change year-on-year +0.56% +6.55% +7.69%

Simulink is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 11,935 14,557 14,664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.28% 8.48% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8,924 11,374 11,751
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.35%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,500 £21,908
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.62% -

Simulink
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Simulink as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Simulink in the UK

Simulink
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Simulink in the UK

Simulink
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Simulink over the 6 months to 21 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Simulink in the UK

Simulink
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Simulink within the UK over the 6 months to 21 May 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
UK excluding London +57 55 £45,000 +0.56% 20
England +67 44 £45,000 +0.56% 17
West Midlands +18 16 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Midlands +15 16 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Scotland +19 11 £41,000 - 3
East of England +91 9 £42,500 -29.17% 6
South East +28 9 £50,000 +5.26% 5
South West +17 5 £40,000 -13.04% 4
North of England +33 4 £42,500 +6.92% 1
North East +19 4 £42,500 -4.49% 1
London +92 1 £60,000 +11.63%
Wales - 1 £31,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, IT jobs citing Simulink 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 with a requirement for Simulink.

1 44 (75.86%) MATLAB
2 36 (62.07%) C
3 27 (46.55%) Software Engineering
4 26 (44.83%) Degree
5 21 (36.21%) Python
6 20 (34.48%) Configuration Management
7 19 (32.76%) Electronics
8 18 (31.03%) C++
9 17 (29.31%) Automotive
10 15 (25.86%) Rational DOORS
10 15 (25.86%) Algorithms
11 14 (24.14%) UML
12 13 (22.41%) Aerospace
13 12 (20.69%) Systems Engineering
13 12 (20.69%) Military
13 12 (20.69%) Embedded C
14 9 (15.52%) Validation
14 9 (15.52%) Rational Rhapsody
15 8 (13.79%) TargetLink
15 8 (13.79%) Requirements Management
15 8 (13.79%) Computer Science
15 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
15 8 (13.79%) Git (software)
15 8 (13.79%) MathWorks
15 8 (13.79%) Stateflow
16 7 (12.07%) Yourdon
16 7 (12.07%) MKS
16 7 (12.07%) Subversion
16 7 (12.07%) Avionics
16 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared

Simulink
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 4 (6.90%) Kinematics
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Stateflow
1 8 (13.79%) TargetLink
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.72%) Abaqus
3 1 (1.72%) GNU Octave
3 1 (1.72%) NASTRAN
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.45%) 5G
2 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.45%) Wireless
3 1 (1.72%) CDMA
3 1 (1.72%) Internet
3 1 (1.72%) RS-232
3 1 (1.72%) Software-Defined Radio
3 1 (1.72%) TDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) Big Data
1 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (25.86%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (15.52%) Rational Rhapsody
3 8 (13.79%) Git (software)
4 7 (12.07%) Subversion
5 5 (8.62%) CANoe
5 5 (8.62%) JIRA
6 3 (5.17%) Eclipse
6 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.72%) LabVIEW
General
1 19 (32.76%) Electronics
2 17 (29.31%) Automotive
3 13 (22.41%) Aerospace
4 12 (20.69%) Military
5 7 (12.07%) Avionics
6 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
6 4 (6.90%) Social Science
7 3 (5.17%) Law
8 1 (1.72%) Finance
8 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (39.66%) Software Engineer
2 14 (24.14%) Systems Engineer
3 13 (22.41%) Embedded Engineer
4 12 (20.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Principal Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Electronics Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) PLC Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Principal Software Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Design Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Development Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Electronics Design Engineer
9 1 (1.72%) Analyst
9 1 (1.72%) Applications Engineer
9 1 (1.72%) Communications Engineer
9 1 (1.72%) Principal Systems Engineer
9 1 (1.72%) Senior Development Engineer
9 1 (1.72%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 1 (1.72%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) Apache Flex
1 4 (6.90%) Qt
2 3 (5.17%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) Algorithms
2 5 (8.62%) Augmented Reality
2 5 (8.62%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (6.90%) Robotics
4 2 (3.45%) MMIC
4 2 (3.45%) Renewable Energy
5 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) ASIC
5 1 (1.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.72%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.72%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.62%) Embedded Linux
1 5 (8.62%) Linux
1 5 (8.62%) VxWorks
1 5 (8.62%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) Software Engineering
2 20 (34.48%) Configuration Management
3 14 (24.14%) UML
4 12 (20.69%) Systems Engineering
5 9 (15.52%) Validation
6 8 (13.79%) Computer Science
6 8 (13.79%) Requirements Management
7 7 (12.07%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
7 7 (12.07%) Yourdon
8 6 (10.34%) Analytics
8 6 (10.34%) Coaching
8 6 (10.34%) Signal Processing
9 5 (8.62%) Data Analytics
9 5 (8.62%) Knowledge Management
9 5 (8.62%) Mathematics
9 5 (8.62%) Mechatronics
9 5 (8.62%) OO
9 5 (8.62%) OOD
9 5 (8.62%) Software Architecture
9 5 (8.62%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 44 (75.86%) MATLAB
2 36 (62.07%) C
3 21 (36.21%) Python
4 18 (31.03%) C++
5 12 (20.69%) Embedded C
6 6 (10.34%) Java
7 4 (6.90%) C#
7 4 (6.90%) R
8 2 (3.45%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.72%) Ada
9 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (44.83%) Degree
2 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
3 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (5.17%) Chartered Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) PhD
6 1 (1.72%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) IEC 61131
1 4 (6.90%) ISO 26262
1 4 (6.90%) MISRA
2 3 (5.17%) HAZOP
3 2 (3.45%) JTAG
4 1 (1.72%) DO-178B
4 1 (1.72%) IEC 61508
4 1 (1.72%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) MathWorks
2 7 (12.07%) MKS
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.17%) Renesas
4 2 (3.45%) EMC
5 1 (1.72%) ANSYS