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

The MathWorks Simulink
UK
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 686 940 1068
Rank change year-on-year +254 +128 +32
Permanent jobs citing Simulink 59 89 59
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.094% 0.070% 0.039%
As % of the Applications category 1.54% 0.89% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 27 52 28
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,025 £29,075
90th Percentile £56,500 £56,250 £62,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 3,828 10,043 13,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.13% 7.95% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3,044 8,021 9,909
Median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +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 January 2021.

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 15 January 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 +184 59 £47,500 +5.56% 45
England +268 57 £47,500 +5.56% 43
South West +85 22 £41,500 -17.00% 7
East of England +129 20 £50,000 +17.65% 17
South East +147 6 £55,000 +22.22% 10
North of England +99 5 £40,000 - 2
North West +85 4 £40,000 -
Midlands +79 4 £53,000 +27.71% 5
West Midlands +71 4 £53,000 +28.48% 2
Work from Home -50 3 £48,000 -45.45%
Scotland +32 2 £48,750 -2.50% 3
North East - 1 £45,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 55 (93.22%) MATLAB
2 29 (49.15%) C++
3 27 (45.76%) Validation
4 26 (44.07%) Mathematics
5 24 (40.68%) C
6 22 (37.29%) Physics
6 22 (37.29%) Degree
7 21 (35.59%) Systems Engineering
8 20 (33.90%) Algorithms
8 20 (33.90%) Python
9 19 (32.20%) Stateflow
9 19 (32.20%) Security Cleared
10 18 (30.51%) SC Cleared
10 18 (30.51%) Aerospace
11 16 (27.12%) Software Engineering
12 15 (25.42%) PhD
12 15 (25.42%) Computer Vision
13 14 (23.73%) Electronics
14 12 (20.34%) Fortran
14 12 (20.34%) Robotics
14 12 (20.34%) Technical Analysis
14 12 (20.34%) Machine Learning
15 11 (18.64%) Computer Science
15 11 (18.64%) Mathematical Modelling
15 11 (18.64%) Problem-Solving
16 10 (16.95%) Support Vector Machines
16 10 (16.95%) TensorFlow
16 10 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (16.95%) PyTorch
16 10 (16.95%) Neural Network

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 2 (3.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (32.20%) Stateflow
2 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.69%) Mathcad
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Smartsheet
2 1 (1.69%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) Ethernet
2 5 (8.47%) Broadband
2 5 (8.47%) Software-Defined Radio
2 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.47%) VSAT
3 1 (1.69%) 3G
3 1 (1.69%) 4G
3 1 (1.69%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.69%) TETRA
3 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) Power BI
1 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) LabVIEW
2 4 (6.78%) Rational Team Concert
3 3 (5.08%) JIRA
4 2 (3.39%) Rational DOORS
General
1 18 (30.51%) Aerospace
2 14 (23.73%) Electronics
3 7 (11.86%) Law
4 5 (8.47%) Avionics
4 5 (8.47%) Games
4 5 (8.47%) Military
4 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.39%) Automotive
5 2 (3.39%) Finance
6 1 (1.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (11.86%) Software Engineer
3 6 (10.17%) Design Engineer
3 6 (10.17%) Hardware Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Computer Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Computer Vision Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Embedded Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Hardware Design Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Electronics Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Development Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Embedded C Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Project Leader
7 2 (3.39%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Software Project Leader
7 2 (3.39%) Test Development Engineer
8 1 (1.69%) Analyst
8 1 (1.69%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.95%) PyTorch
1 10 (16.95%) TensorFlow
2 7 (11.86%) OpenCV
3 5 (8.47%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (3.39%) .NET
5 1 (1.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.90%) Algorithms
2 12 (20.34%) Robotics
3 10 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (11.86%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (10.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (5.08%) Analogue Electronics
6 3 (5.08%) Renewable Energy
7 2 (3.39%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (3.39%) CAN bus
7 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.69%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.76%) Validation
2 26 (44.07%) Mathematics
3 22 (37.29%) Physics
4 21 (35.59%) Systems Engineering
5 16 (27.12%) Software Engineering
6 15 (25.42%) Computer Vision
7 12 (20.34%) Machine Learning
7 12 (20.34%) Technical Analysis
8 11 (18.64%) Computer Science
8 11 (18.64%) Mathematical Modelling
8 11 (18.64%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (16.95%) Deep Learning
9 10 (16.95%) Image Processing
9 10 (16.95%) Kalman Filter
9 10 (16.95%) Neural Network
9 10 (16.95%) Support Vector Machines
9 10 (16.95%) UML
10 7 (11.86%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (8.47%) Bayesian Methods
11 5 (8.47%) Game Theory
Programming Languages
1 55 (93.22%) MATLAB
2 29 (49.15%) C++
3 24 (40.68%) C
4 20 (33.90%) Python
5 12 (20.34%) Fortran
6 5 (8.47%) Ada
7 3 (5.08%) C#
7 3 (5.08%) Embedded C
7 3 (5.08%) Java
8 2 (3.39%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.39%) VBA
9 1 (1.69%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.69%) SQL
9 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (37.29%) Degree
2 19 (32.20%) Security Cleared
3 18 (30.51%) SC Cleared
4 15 (25.42%) PhD
5 1 (1.69%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (1.69%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) MISRA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO 26262
2 1 (1.69%) MISRA C
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) MathWorks
2 5 (8.47%) Xilinx
3 4 (6.78%) Twitter
4 3 (5.08%) Agilent
4 3 (5.08%) Keysight
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft