Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The MathWorks Simulink
UK
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 938 1092 1116
Rank change year-on-year +154 +24 +28
Permanent jobs citing Simulink 108 63 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.082% 0.040% 0.055%
As % of the Applications category 1.03% 0.45% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 60 27 65
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% -2.22%
10th Percentile £29,925 £28,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £62,750 £56,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -

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 10,515 13,914 15,579
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.97% 8.73% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8,362 10,580 12,133
UK median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year - +6.06% +0.44%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +132 104 £45,000 +5.88% 51
England +124 87 £45,000 +7.14% 46
South East +56 33 £45,000 +11.11% 13
Scotland +52 21 £50,000 -35.48% 6
South West +33 21 £50,000 +25.00% 9
Midlands +20 17 £41,500 -17.00% 9
West Midlands +22 16 £41,500 - 5
East of England +62 7 £45,000 - 13
North of England +53 5 - - 1
North West - 5 - - 1
London +72 4 £40,250 +61.00% 1
East Midlands +12 1 £43,500 -35.56% 4

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 93 (86.11%) MATLAB
2 55 (50.93%) C++
3 46 (42.59%) C
3 46 (42.59%) Degree
4 44 (40.74%) Software Engineering
5 40 (37.04%) Aerospace
6 34 (31.48%) UML
7 33 (30.56%) Mathematics
8 31 (28.70%) Python
9 26 (24.07%) Electronics
9 26 (24.07%) Rational DOORS
10 24 (22.22%) Rational Rhapsody
11 23 (21.30%) Algorithms
11 23 (21.30%) Automotive
12 22 (20.37%) Git (software)
13 21 (19.44%) Security Cleared
13 21 (19.44%) Military
13 21 (19.44%) VxWorks
14 20 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (17.59%) Manufacturing
15 19 (17.59%) Scrum
15 19 (17.59%) Validation
15 19 (17.59%) Energy Management
16 18 (16.67%) Management Information System
17 17 (15.74%) Configuration Management
18 16 (14.81%) Ada
18 16 (14.81%) Systems Engineering
19 15 (13.89%) Linux
19 15 (13.89%) Stateflow
20 14 (12.96%) Windows

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 (3.70%) Kinematics
2 1 (0.93%) WinCC
Applications
1 15 (13.89%) Stateflow
2 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.85%) TargetLink
4 1 (0.93%) CATIA
4 1 (0.93%) EPLAN
4 1 (0.93%) OrCAD
4 1 (0.93%) PTC Creo
4 1 (0.93%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.93%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.85%) AWS
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.93%) AWS IoT
2 1 (0.93%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.70%) Ethernet
1 4 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.78%) FlexRay
3 2 (1.85%) Internet
4 1 (0.93%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (0.93%) Big Data
1 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
1 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
1 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (24.07%) Rational DOORS
2 24 (22.22%) Rational Rhapsody
3 22 (20.37%) Git (software)
4 13 (12.04%) Subversion
5 9 (8.33%) Bitbucket
5 9 (8.33%) JIRA
6 5 (4.63%) Rational Statemate
6 5 (4.63%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.85%) CANoe
8 1 (0.93%) VectorCAST
General
1 40 (37.04%) Aerospace
2 26 (24.07%) Electronics
3 23 (21.30%) Automotive
4 21 (19.44%) Military
5 19 (17.59%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.78%) German Language
6 3 (2.78%) Law
7 2 (1.85%) Avionics
8 1 (0.93%) Advertising
8 1 (0.93%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (38.89%) Software Engineer
2 23 (21.30%) Systems Engineer
3 17 (15.74%) Principal Engineer
4 13 (12.04%) Senior Software Engineer
5 11 (10.19%) Principal Software Engineer
5 11 (10.19%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 9 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
6 9 (8.33%) Performance Engineer
7 6 (5.56%) Hardware Engineer
7 6 (5.56%) Lead Software Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Automation Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Firmware Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Principal Hardware Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Senior Firmware Engineer
9 4 (3.70%) Electronics Engineer
9 4 (3.70%) MATLAB Engineer
10 3 (2.78%) FPGA Engineer
10 3 (2.78%) Graduate
10 3 (2.78%) Junior
10 3 (2.78%) Senior Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.33%) Middleware
2 6 (5.56%) PyTorch
2 6 (5.56%) TensorFlow
3 2 (1.85%) Apache Flex
4 1 (0.93%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.30%) Algorithms
2 18 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.56%) Analogue Electronics
3 6 (5.56%) CUDA
3 6 (5.56%) Data Structures
3 6 (5.56%) Robotics
4 5 (4.63%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (4.63%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.78%) Augmented Reality
6 3 (2.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (2.78%) Renewable Energy
6 3 (2.78%) VHDL
7 2 (1.85%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.85%) Smart City
7 2 (1.85%) Verilog
8 1 (0.93%) CAN bus
8 1 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.93%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.44%) VxWorks
2 15 (13.89%) Linux
3 14 (12.96%) Windows
4 4 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (40.74%) Software Engineering
2 34 (31.48%) UML
3 33 (30.56%) Mathematics
4 20 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (17.59%) Energy Management
5 19 (17.59%) Scrum
5 19 (17.59%) Validation
6 17 (15.74%) Configuration Management
7 16 (14.81%) Systems Engineering
8 14 (12.96%) Physics
8 14 (12.96%) Requirements Management
9 13 (12.04%) Mathematical Modelling
9 13 (12.04%) Software Architecture
10 12 (11.11%) Mentoring
10 12 (11.11%) Project Management
11 11 (10.19%) Coaching
11 11 (10.19%) OO
11 11 (10.19%) OOD
12 10 (9.26%) Computer Science
12 10 (9.26%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 93 (86.11%) MATLAB
2 55 (50.93%) C++
3 46 (42.59%) C
4 31 (28.70%) Python
5 16 (14.81%) Ada
6 14 (12.96%) Java
7 11 (10.19%) C#
8 4 (3.70%) Fortran
9 3 (2.78%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.78%) Embedded C
9 3 (2.78%) Embedded C++
10 2 (1.85%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.93%) Delphi
11 1 (0.93%) Pascal
11 1 (0.93%) SQL
11 1 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (42.59%) Degree
2 21 (19.44%) Security Cleared
3 12 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 8 (7.41%) HND
5 7 (6.48%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (3.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) Def Stans
1 5 (4.63%) ISO 26262
2 4 (3.70%) IEC 61131
3 3 (2.78%) MISRA
System Software
1 9 (8.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (8.33%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 10 (9.26%) Green Hills
2 8 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.56%) Mentor Graphics
3 6 (5.56%) PTC
4 3 (2.78%) MathWorks
4 3 (2.78%) NVIDIA
5 2 (1.85%) Altera
5 2 (1.85%) IBM
5 2 (1.85%) Intel
5 2 (1.85%) MKS
6 1 (0.93%) ANSYS
6 1 (0.93%) Siemens