Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The MathWorks Simulink
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1119 1088 1203
Rank change year-on-year -31 +115 -13
Permanent jobs citing Simulink 80 83 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.047% 0.040%
As % of the Applications category 0.53% 0.55% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 49 79 72
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £67,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 14,965 15,102 20,498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.49% 8.60% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 11,883 12,328 16,515
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% - +5.71%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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 23 February 2018.

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 23 February 2018. 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
England +4 78 £45,000 - 88
UK excluding London +10 74 £45,000 - 86
Midlands 0 30 £45,000 +2.27% 32
West Midlands +7 26 £47,500 +11.76% 31
South West +26 19 £46,000 -1.08% 11
South East +13 14 £38,750 -38.25% 16
East of England -17 7 £42,500 -10.53% 18
London -4 6 £42,500 -41.38% 5
East Midlands -15 4 £27,000 -40.00% 1
North of England +3 3 £45,000 -18.18% 6
Scotland -39 2 £46,250 -7.50% 3
Yorkshire - 2 £45,000 -
North West - 1 £35,000 - 4

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, 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 73 (91.25%) MATLAB
2 45 (56.25%) Software Engineering
3 43 (53.75%) C
4 40 (50.00%) C++
5 35 (43.75%) Degree
6 33 (41.25%) Electronics
7 32 (40.00%) UML
8 25 (31.25%) Firmware
9 22 (27.50%) Automotive
10 19 (23.75%) Algorithms
10 19 (23.75%) Mathematics
11 16 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (20.00%) Validation
11 16 (20.00%) Linux
12 15 (18.75%) SysML
13 13 (16.25%) Embedded C
13 13 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (15.00%) Embedded Systems
14 12 (15.00%) Ethernet
14 12 (15.00%) Security Cleared
15 11 (13.75%) Embedded C++
15 11 (13.75%) Software Architecture
16 10 (12.50%) Signal Processing
16 10 (12.50%) OO
16 10 (12.50%) Aerospace
16 10 (12.50%) Scrum
16 10 (12.50%) Unit Testing
16 10 (12.50%) Test Automation
17 9 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
17 9 (11.25%) Physics

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 7 (8.75%) Stateflow
2 4 (5.00%) OrCAD
2 4 (5.00%) TargetLink
3 2 (2.50%) AutoCAD
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.50%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (1.25%) Abaqus
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.00%) Ethernet
2 9 (11.25%) RS-232
3 5 (6.25%) FlexRay
3 5 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (5.00%) Wideband
5 1 (1.25%) Profibus
5 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (5.00%) CANoe
2 4 (5.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (3.75%) Rational Team Concert
4 2 (2.50%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.25%) Ant
5 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.25%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.25%) Subversion
5 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (41.25%) Electronics
2 22 (27.50%) Automotive
3 10 (12.50%) Aerospace
4 8 (10.00%) Avionics
4 8 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 6 (7.50%) Military
6 3 (3.75%) Finance
7 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 20 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 20 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 15 (18.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 11 (13.75%) Control Systems Engineer
4 11 (13.75%) Electronics Engineer
4 11 (13.75%) MATLAB Engineer
5 9 (11.25%) Firmware Engineer
5 9 (11.25%) Principal Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) C Software Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Embedded C Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Principal Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (1.25%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.75%) Algorithms
2 13 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (15.00%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
5 6 (7.50%) Robotics
6 2 (2.50%) Infotainment
7 1 (1.25%) Arduino
7 1 (1.25%) BeagleBone
7 1 (1.25%) CAN bus
7 1 (1.25%) Raspberry Pi
7 1 (1.25%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.00%) Linux
2 5 (6.25%) Robot Operating System
3 4 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (5.00%) Windows
4 3 (3.75%) VxWorks
5 2 (2.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.25%) FreeRTOS
6 1 (1.25%) SafeRTOS
6 1 (1.25%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 32 (40.00%) UML
3 19 (23.75%) Mathematics
4 16 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (20.00%) Validation
5 15 (18.75%) SysML
6 11 (13.75%) Software Architecture
7 10 (12.50%) OO
7 10 (12.50%) Scrum
7 10 (12.50%) Signal Processing
7 10 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 10 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 9 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (11.25%) Digital Signal Processing
8 9 (11.25%) Physics
8 9 (11.25%) TDD
9 8 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 8 (10.00%) Regression Testing
10 7 (8.75%) OOD
10 7 (8.75%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 73 (91.25%) MATLAB
2 43 (53.75%) C
3 40 (50.00%) C++
4 13 (16.25%) Embedded C
5 11 (13.75%) Embedded C++
6 9 (11.25%) Python
7 7 (8.75%) Ada
8 6 (7.50%) Delphi
8 6 (7.50%) Fortran
9 5 (6.25%) C#
10 4 (5.00%) Bash Shell
10 4 (5.00%) Java
11 2 (2.50%) Pascal
11 2 (2.50%) Perl
11 2 (2.50%) VB
12 1 (1.25%) ANSI C
12 1 (1.25%) R
12 1 (1.25%) Ruby
12 1 (1.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (43.75%) Degree
2 12 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) PhD
4 2 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.50%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) QA
2 8 (10.00%) IEC 61508
2 8 (10.00%) IEC 62304
2 8 (10.00%) MISRA
3 7 (8.75%) ISO 26262
4 4 (5.00%) DO-160
5 3 (3.75%) Def Stans
5 3 (3.75%) DO-178B
6 1 (1.25%) HAZOP
6 1 (1.25%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.25%) TickIT
System Software
1 25 (31.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (7.50%) MathWorks
1 6 (7.50%) Progress
2 4 (5.00%) Altera
2 4 (5.00%) EMC
2 4 (5.00%) Freescale
2 4 (5.00%) IBM
2 4 (5.00%) Xilinx
3 3 (3.75%) ANSYS
4 2 (2.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.25%) Allen-Bradley
5 1 (1.25%) MKS
5 1 (1.25%) Rockwell
5 1 (1.25%) Siemens