Period
to 15 April 2021

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 15 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The MathWorks Simulink
UK
6 months to
15 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 728 918 1086
Rank change year-on-year +190 +168 +39
Permanent jobs citing Simulink 116 53 53
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.047% 0.036%
As % of the Applications category 2.13% 0.62% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 38
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £33,525
25th Percentile £42,500 £38,250 £38,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £51,875
90th Percentile £58,950 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £54,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +5.88%

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 5,458 8,514 12,501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.53% 7.57% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3,935 6,696 9,360
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £29,438 £28,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.85% +4.29% +6.06%

Simulink
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Simulink in the UK

Simulink
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Simulink.

Salary trend for Simulink in the UK

Simulink
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Simulink over the 6 months to 15 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Simulink in the UK

Simulink
Top 13 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 15 April 2021. 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 +166 114 £54,000 +20.00% 66
England +204 110 £55,000 +22.22% 60
South West +61 49 - - 9
East of England +96 46 £57,500 +39.39% 15
Work from Home - 7 £45,000 - 2
Midlands +33 6 £53,000 +17.78% 20
West Midlands +27 6 £53,000 +17.78% 17
Scotland +1 5 £45,000 - 6
South East +74 4 £55,000 +22.22% 10
North of England - 4 £40,000 - 5
North West - 3 £40,000 - 1
London +104 1 - - 1
North East - 1 £45,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 15 April 2021, 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.

1 109 (93.97%) MATLAB
2 61 (52.59%) Degree
3 56 (48.28%) Algorithms
4 54 (46.55%) Physics
5 49 (42.24%) Mathematics
5 49 (42.24%) Software Engineering
6 44 (37.93%) Validation
7 43 (37.07%) Systems Engineering
8 42 (36.21%) Python
9 41 (35.34%) Computer Vision
10 39 (33.62%) Electronics
11 36 (31.03%) C
11 36 (31.03%) Stateflow
12 35 (30.17%) Computer Science
13 34 (29.31%) C++
14 33 (28.45%) PhD
15 32 (27.59%) Security Cleared
16 30 (25.86%) Machine Learning
17 29 (25.00%) OpenCV
17 29 (25.00%) Deep Learning
17 29 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
17 29 (25.00%) Neural Network
17 29 (25.00%) TensorFlow
17 29 (25.00%) Support Vector Machines
17 29 (25.00%) PyTorch
18 27 (23.28%) Model Validation
18 27 (23.28%) Robotics
18 27 (23.28%) SC Cleared
19 24 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
20 23 (19.83%) Image Processing

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:

Applications
1 36 (31.03%) Stateflow
2 12 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (4.31%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.31%) Bluetooth
1 5 (4.31%) Ethernet
2 4 (3.45%) Broadband
2 4 (3.45%) Software-Defined Radio
2 4 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.45%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.31%) GIS
Development Applications
1 11 (9.48%) Rational Team Concert
2 6 (5.17%) Rational Rhapsody
3 5 (4.31%) LabVIEW
4 4 (3.45%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.59%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (1.72%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.72%) JIRA
7 1 (0.86%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.86%) Carbide.c++
7 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (33.62%) Electronics
2 16 (13.79%) Aerospace
3 13 (11.21%) Games
4 9 (7.76%) Automotive
5 8 (6.90%) Law
6 7 (6.03%) Avionics
7 5 (4.31%) Legal
8 4 (3.45%) Finance
8 4 (3.45%) Military
8 4 (3.45%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (41.38%) Systems Engineer
2 18 (15.52%) Software Engineer
3 16 (13.79%) Computer Engineer
3 16 (13.79%) Computer Vision Engineer
3 16 (13.79%) Electronics Engineer
4 9 (7.76%) Embedded Engineer
5 8 (6.90%) Design Engineer
6 6 (5.17%) Control Systems Engineer
6 6 (5.17%) Development Engineer
7 4 (3.45%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
7 4 (3.45%) Hardware Design Engineer
7 4 (3.45%) Hardware Engineer
7 4 (3.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (3.45%) Software Design Engineer
7 4 (3.45%) Software Development Engineer
8 3 (2.59%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (2.59%) Test Engineer
9 2 (1.72%) Test Development Engineer
10 1 (0.86%) QA Engineer
10 1 (0.86%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (25.00%) OpenCV
1 29 (25.00%) PyTorch
1 29 (25.00%) TensorFlow
2 13 (11.21%) Natural Language Processing
3 9 (7.76%) .NET
4 5 (4.31%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 5 (4.31%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 56 (48.28%) Algorithms
2 27 (23.28%) Robotics
3 15 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.90%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (6.03%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.31%) Acoustics
7 4 (3.45%) Data Centre
7 4 (3.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (2.59%) Analogue Electronics
8 3 (2.59%) Renewable Energy
9 2 (1.72%) FMCG
10 1 (0.86%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.34%) Linux
2 9 (7.76%) Windows
3 5 (4.31%) Android
3 5 (4.31%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.86%) VMS
4 1 (0.86%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (46.55%) Physics
2 49 (42.24%) Mathematics
2 49 (42.24%) Software Engineering
3 44 (37.93%) Validation
4 43 (37.07%) Systems Engineering
5 41 (35.34%) Computer Vision
6 35 (30.17%) Computer Science
7 30 (25.86%) Machine Learning
8 29 (25.00%) Deep Learning
8 29 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
8 29 (25.00%) Neural Network
8 29 (25.00%) Support Vector Machines
9 27 (23.28%) Model Validation
10 24 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
11 23 (19.83%) Image Processing
12 20 (17.24%) Technical Analysis
13 19 (16.38%) Collaborative Working
14 18 (15.52%) Customer Requirements
14 18 (15.52%) Software Testing
15 16 (13.79%) Probabilistic Modelling
Programming Languages
1 109 (93.97%) MATLAB
2 42 (36.21%) Python
3 36 (31.03%) C
4 34 (29.31%) C++
5 15 (12.93%) C#
6 14 (12.07%) Fortran
7 11 (9.48%) Ada
8 8 (6.90%) Java
8 8 (6.90%) VB.NET
8 8 (6.90%) VBA
9 2 (1.72%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.86%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 61 (52.59%) Degree
2 33 (28.45%) PhD
3 32 (27.59%) Security Cleared
4 27 (23.28%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.31%) HNC
6 4 (3.45%) Chartered Engineer
6 4 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (3.45%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.48%) MISRA
2 5 (4.31%) IEC 61131
3 4 (3.45%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.86%) ISO 26262
4 1 (0.86%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 11 (9.48%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (13.79%) Twitter
2 10 (8.62%) Instagram
3 9 (7.76%) MathWorks
4 4 (3.45%) IBM
4 4 (3.45%) Xilinx
5 3 (2.59%) Agilent
5 3 (2.59%) Keysight