Period
to 23 January 2022

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 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The MathWorks Simulink
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 819 707 961
Rank change year-on-year -112 +254 +130
Permanent jobs citing Simulink 253 58 80
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.092% 0.064%
As % of the Applications category 2.33% 1.52% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 47
10th Percentile £31,250 £37,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £33,750 £38,063 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,750 £46,250 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.41% +2.78% +5.88%
75th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
90th Percentile - £56,500 £56,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +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 10,872 3,817 9,983
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.49% 6.03% 7.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6,534 3,017 7,977
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,710 £22,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,000 £42,500 £38,750
Median % change year-on-year +3.53% +9.68% -3.13%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

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 23 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Simulink in the UK

Simulink
Top 15 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 January 2022. 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
Jobs
UK excluding London -15 250 £47,500 +2.70% 65
England -80 246 £48,750 +5.41% 59
East of England -11 97 £53,750 +7.50% 11
South East -44 76 £48,750 -11.36% 21
South West -24 47 - - 5
Midlands -79 20 £32,500 -38.68% 19
West Midlands -71 12 £62,500 +17.92% 17
Work from Home -211 9 £35,000 -27.08% 6
East Midlands - 8 £30,250 - 2
North of England -118 5 £57,500 +43.75% 2
Wales - 4 £55,000 - 3
North West -97 3 - -
North East -27 2 £57,500 +27.78%
Scotland -68 2 £33,750 -30.77% 4
London -204 2 £50,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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.

1 230 (90.91%) MATLAB
2 157 (62.06%) Algorithms
3 99 (39.13%) Hardware-in-the-Loop
3 99 (39.13%) Automotive
4 96 (37.94%) Degree
5 88 (34.78%) Validation
6 82 (32.41%) C
7 81 (32.02%) Electronics
8 78 (30.83%) C++
8 78 (30.83%) Software Engineering
9 77 (30.43%) Social Skills
10 67 (26.48%) Problem-Solving
11 55 (21.74%) Python
12 54 (21.34%) Embedded Systems
13 45 (17.79%) IBM
14 44 (17.39%) UML
14 44 (17.39%) Mathematics
14 44 (17.39%) Model Validation
15 43 (17.00%) Agile Software Development
16 40 (15.81%) MISRA
17 38 (15.02%) Stateflow
18 36 (14.23%) Presentation Skills
19 34 (13.44%) Computer Vision
19 34 (13.44%) Customer Requirements
19 34 (13.44%) Firmware
19 34 (13.44%) SysML
20 33 (13.04%) Robotics
21 32 (12.65%) Embedded C
21 32 (12.65%) Aerospace
21 32 (12.65%) Systems Engineering

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 (1.58%) Confluence
2 1 (0.40%) Kinematics
Applications
1 38 (15.02%) Stateflow
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.19%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (0.40%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.19%) Software-Defined Radio
2 1 (0.40%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.98%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 29 (11.46%) Rational Rhapsody
2 28 (11.07%) Rational DOORS
3 20 (7.91%) Jenkins
4 15 (5.93%) Rational Team Concert
5 12 (4.74%) ClearCase
5 12 (4.74%) Plastic SCM
6 10 (3.95%) Git (software)
6 10 (3.95%) JIRA
7 5 (1.98%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.19%) Polyspace
8 3 (1.19%) Subversion
9 1 (0.40%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.40%) ReSharper
General
1 99 (39.13%) Automotive
2 81 (32.02%) Electronics
3 77 (30.43%) Social Skills
4 36 (14.23%) Presentation Skills
5 32 (12.65%) Aerospace
6 26 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (8.30%) Military
8 14 (5.53%) Games
9 12 (4.74%) Avionics
10 6 (2.37%) German Language
10 6 (2.37%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.58%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 4 (1.58%) Local Government
12 3 (1.19%) Finance
13 2 (0.79%) Law
14 1 (0.40%) Marketing
14 1 (0.40%) Public Sector
14 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 90 (35.57%) Systems Engineer
2 53 (20.95%) Embedded Engineer
3 44 (17.39%) MATLAB Engineer
4 36 (14.23%) Software Engineer
5 33 (13.04%) Electronics Engineer
6 28 (11.07%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 25 (9.88%) Design Engineer
8 20 (7.91%) Development Engineer
8 20 (7.91%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
8 20 (7.91%) Software Design Engineer
8 20 (7.91%) Software Development Engineer
9 17 (6.72%) Hardware Engineer
10 15 (5.93%) Control Systems Engineer
10 15 (5.93%) Data Engineer
11 14 (5.53%) EMC Engineer
11 14 (5.53%) Hardware Test Engineer
11 14 (5.53%) PCB Engineer
12 12 (4.74%) Architect
12 12 (4.74%) Technical Architect
12 12 (4.74%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.88%) TensorFlow
2 22 (8.70%) PyTorch
3 9 (3.56%) Web Services
4 8 (3.16%) Keras
4 8 (3.16%) OpenCV
4 8 (3.16%) Pandas
4 8 (3.16%) scikit-learn
4 8 (3.16%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 157 (62.06%) Algorithms
2 54 (21.34%) Embedded Systems
3 33 (13.04%) Robotics
4 24 (9.49%) FPGA
5 9 (3.56%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (2.37%) Analogue Electronics
7 4 (1.58%) Verilog
7 4 (1.58%) VHDL
8 3 (1.19%) Lidar
8 3 (1.19%) Wiki
9 1 (0.40%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.40%) Industry 4.0
9 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.40%) PCIe
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.49%) Linux
2 20 (7.91%) Windows
3 4 (1.58%) FreeRTOS
4 3 (1.19%) SafeRTOS
5 1 (0.40%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (39.13%) Hardware-in-the-Loop
2 88 (34.78%) Validation
3 78 (30.83%) Software Engineering
4 67 (26.48%) Problem-Solving
5 44 (17.39%) Mathematics
5 44 (17.39%) Model Validation
5 44 (17.39%) UML
6 43 (17.00%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (13.44%) Computer Vision
7 34 (13.44%) Customer Requirements
7 34 (13.44%) SysML
8 32 (12.65%) Systems Engineering
9 31 (12.25%) Physics
10 30 (11.86%) Feasibility Study
11 26 (10.28%) Algorithmic Trading
11 26 (10.28%) Data Analysis
12 23 (9.09%) Computer Science
13 22 (8.70%) Machine Learning
13 22 (8.70%) Neural Network
13 22 (8.70%) Support Vector Machines
Programming Languages
1 230 (90.91%) MATLAB
2 82 (32.41%) C
3 78 (30.83%) C++
4 55 (21.74%) Python
5 32 (12.65%) Embedded C
6 30 (11.86%) Ada
7 14 (5.53%) Embedded C++
7 14 (5.53%) Fortran
8 12 (4.74%) Perl
9 9 (3.56%) C#
10 6 (2.37%) SQL
11 4 (1.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 96 (37.94%) Degree
2 27 (10.67%) PhD
3 17 (6.72%) Security Cleared
4 16 (6.32%) SC Cleared
5 14 (5.53%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (15.81%) MISRA
2 25 (9.88%) Def Stans
3 23 (9.09%) ISO 26262
4 7 (2.77%) DO-178B
5 6 (2.37%) Accessibility
6 4 (1.58%) DO-254
7 3 (1.19%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.40%) IEC 61131
8 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 15288
System Software
1 34 (13.44%) Firmware
2 6 (2.37%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 45 (17.79%) IBM
2 22 (8.70%) MathWorks
3 18 (7.11%) Xilinx
4 14 (5.53%) EMC
4 14 (5.53%) OpenAI
5 13 (5.14%) Altera
5 13 (5.14%) Lauterbach
6 3 (1.19%) Sparx
7 1 (0.40%) Actel
7 1 (0.40%) Intel
7 1 (0.40%) Microsemi
7 1 (0.40%) Parasoft
7 1 (0.40%) SAP