Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The MathWorks Simulink
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 971 1082 1132
Rank change year-on-year +111 +50 +55
Permanent jobs citing Simulink 106 89 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.076% 0.054% 0.048%
As % of the Applications category 0.93% 0.62% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 66 44 60
UK median annual salary £42,500 £51,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.07% +20.59% +5.59%
10th Percentile £28,250 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £65,000 £54,900
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% +6.25%

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 11,403 14,452 15,259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.14% 8.74% 8.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8,945 11,213 11,804
UK median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £22,300 £21,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -4.29% +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 23 September 2019.

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 September 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 +61 101 £42,500 -10.53% 67
England +85 95 £42,500 -5.56% 66
South East +36 26 £37,500 -16.67% 16
South West +28 23 £50,000 -16.67% 18
Midlands +17 21 £41,500 -19.02% 15
West Midlands +15 21 £41,500 -10.27% 12
East of England +76 12 £43,750 -27.08% 15
Scotland +30 10 £56,000 - 1
North of England - 8 £52,500 - 2
London +84 5 £40,250 +61.00%
North West - 5 - - 1
North East - 3 £52,500 -
Wales +8 1 £31,500 -51.54%

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 86 (81.13%) MATLAB
2 60 (56.60%) C
3 52 (49.06%) Degree
4 43 (40.57%) C++
5 37 (34.91%) Python
5 37 (34.91%) Software Engineering
6 33 (31.13%) Algorithms
7 30 (28.30%) Mathematics
8 28 (26.42%) Automotive
9 24 (22.64%) Aerospace
10 22 (20.75%) Electronics
10 22 (20.75%) Configuration Management
10 22 (20.75%) UML
11 19 (17.92%) Military
12 18 (16.98%) Java
13 16 (15.09%) Stateflow
14 14 (13.21%) Validation
14 14 (13.21%) Subversion
14 14 (13.21%) Systems Engineering
15 13 (12.26%) Physics
15 13 (12.26%) Security Cleared
15 13 (12.26%) Git (software)
15 13 (12.26%) Rational DOORS
16 12 (11.32%) SC Cleared
16 12 (11.32%) Robotics
17 11 (10.38%) Computer Science
17 11 (10.38%) Mathematical Modelling
18 10 (9.43%) Robotic Control
18 10 (9.43%) IEC 61131
18 10 (9.43%) Kinematics

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 10 (9.43%) Kinematics
Applications
1 16 (15.09%) Stateflow
2 6 (5.66%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.66%) TargetLink
3 1 (0.94%) CATIA
3 1 (0.94%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.94%) OrCAD
3 1 (0.94%) PTC Creo
3 1 (0.94%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.94%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) AWS
1 1 (0.94%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.72%) Ethernet
2 4 (3.77%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.83%) FlexRay
3 3 (2.83%) Internet
4 1 (0.94%) CDMA
4 1 (0.94%) RS-232
4 1 (0.94%) Software-Defined Radio
4 1 (0.94%) TDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (13.21%) Subversion
2 13 (12.26%) Git (software)
2 13 (12.26%) Rational DOORS
3 9 (8.49%) Rational Rhapsody
4 7 (6.60%) CANoe
5 5 (4.72%) Rational Statemate
5 5 (4.72%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.94%) LabVIEW
General
1 28 (26.42%) Automotive
2 24 (22.64%) Aerospace
3 22 (20.75%) Electronics
4 19 (17.92%) Military
5 10 (9.43%) Manufacturing
6 6 (5.66%) Avionics
7 5 (4.72%) Games
8 3 (2.83%) Law
8 3 (2.83%) Social Science
9 2 (1.89%) German Language
10 1 (0.94%) Finance
10 1 (0.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (31.13%) Software Engineer
2 21 (19.81%) Systems Engineer
3 11 (10.38%) Embedded Engineer
3 11 (10.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 11 (10.38%) Principal Engineer
4 10 (9.43%) Automation Engineer
5 7 (6.60%) Electronics Engineer
5 7 (6.60%) PLC Engineer
5 7 (6.60%) Principal Software Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Firmware Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Performance Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Programmer
7 5 (4.72%) Senior Firmware Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) MATLAB Engineer
9 3 (2.83%) Control Systems Engineer
9 3 (2.83%) FPGA Engineer
9 3 (2.83%) Hardware Engineer
9 3 (2.83%) Principal Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.66%) Apache Flex
2 4 (3.77%) TensorFlow
3 1 (0.94%) Flash
3 1 (0.94%) OLE
3 1 (0.94%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 33 (31.13%) Algorithms
2 12 (11.32%) Robotics
3 8 (7.55%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 5 (4.72%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (4.72%) PlayStation
4 5 (4.72%) Xbox
5 4 (3.77%) Analogue Electronics
5 4 (3.77%) CUDA
5 4 (3.77%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.77%) VHDL
6 3 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.83%) Augmented Reality
6 3 (2.83%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.83%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (2.83%) Internet of Things
6 3 (2.83%) Renewable Energy
6 3 (2.83%) Verilog
7 2 (1.89%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.55%) Linux
2 7 (6.60%) Windows
3 4 (3.77%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (2.83%) VxWorks
5 1 (0.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (34.91%) Software Engineering
2 30 (28.30%) Mathematics
3 22 (20.75%) Configuration Management
3 22 (20.75%) UML
4 14 (13.21%) Systems Engineering
4 14 (13.21%) Validation
5 13 (12.26%) Physics
6 11 (10.38%) Computer Science
6 11 (10.38%) Mathematical Modelling
7 10 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (9.43%) Mechatronics
7 10 (9.43%) Robotic Control
8 9 (8.49%) Machine Learning
8 9 (8.49%) Requirements Management
8 9 (8.49%) Scrum
9 8 (7.55%) Energy Management
9 8 (7.55%) FMEA
9 8 (7.55%) Project Management
9 8 (7.55%) Software Architecture
10 6 (5.66%) Yourdon
Programming Languages
1 86 (81.13%) MATLAB
2 60 (56.60%) C
3 43 (40.57%) C++
4 37 (34.91%) Python
5 18 (16.98%) Java
6 10 (9.43%) Ada
6 10 (9.43%) C#
7 9 (8.49%) Embedded C
8 4 (3.77%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.83%) Embedded C++
9 3 (2.83%) R
10 2 (1.89%) Assembly Language
10 2 (1.89%) Fortran
11 1 (0.94%) Delphi
11 1 (0.94%) Pascal
11 1 (0.94%) SQL
11 1 (0.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (49.06%) Degree
2 13 (12.26%) Security Cleared
3 12 (11.32%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.60%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (5.66%) HND
6 3 (2.83%) PhD
7 1 (0.94%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.43%) IEC 61131
2 5 (4.72%) Def Stans
2 5 (4.72%) ISO 26262
3 3 (2.83%) MISRA
4 2 (1.89%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.94%) DO-178B
System Software
1 8 (7.55%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (4.72%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 7 (6.60%) MathWorks
1 7 (6.60%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.66%) MKS
2 6 (5.66%) PTC
3 3 (2.83%) Altera
3 3 (2.83%) Green Hills
3 3 (2.83%) Intel
3 3 (2.83%) Mentor Graphics
4 2 (1.89%) NVIDIA
5 1 (0.94%) ANSYS
5 1 (0.94%) IBM
5 1 (0.94%) Renesas