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

The MathWorks Simulink
UK
6 months to
15 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 782 658 991
Rank change year-on-year -124 +333 +109
Permanent jobs citing Simulink 264 34 110
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.071% 0.080%
As % of the Applications category 2.52% 1.16% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 67
10th Percentile £32,250 £37,575 £28,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £42,500 £35,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,345 £47,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -6.64% +11.76% -22.73%
75th Percentile £55,625 £55,000 £51,125
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,525 £56,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,345 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.64% +11.76% -17.07%

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 10,484 2,925 11,196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.38% 6.10% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6,386 2,381 8,889
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,500 £22,300
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,148 £26,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,750 £45,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -2.78% +20.00% -3.85%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year -2.60% +14.93% -4.29%

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 October 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 October 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 -29 259 £44,345 -6.64% 73
England -86 253 £44,345 -4.12% 68
East of England +10 134 £52,500 +5.00% 21
South West -31 72 £47,500 +14.46% 15
South East -137 36 £44,345 -6.64% 16
Scotland -90 7 £45,000 -23.40% 3
Midlands -127 7 £33,750 -27.03% 12
Work from Home -269 7 £56,250 +10.29% 6
West Midlands -106 4 - - 7
North of England -141 4 £57,500 - 4
North West -100 3 - - 3
East Midlands - 3 £33,750 - 5
North East - 1 £57,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 227 (85.98%) MATLAB
2 154 (58.33%) Algorithms
3 132 (50.00%) Degree
4 106 (40.15%) C++
5 96 (36.36%) C
6 93 (35.23%) Social Skills
7 86 (32.58%) Electronics
7 86 (32.58%) Validation
8 77 (29.17%) Software Engineering
9 66 (25.00%) Mathematics
10 63 (23.86%) Model Validation
11 61 (23.11%) UML
12 59 (22.35%) Python
13 58 (21.97%) Automotive
14 55 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
15 54 (20.45%) Systems Engineering
16 53 (20.08%) Computer Vision
17 49 (18.56%) IBM
17 49 (18.56%) Physics
17 49 (18.56%) SysML
18 47 (17.80%) MISRA
19 46 (17.42%) Computer Science
20 45 (17.05%) Firmware
21 44 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
22 42 (15.91%) Embedded Systems
22 42 (15.91%) Robotics
23 41 (15.53%) Stateflow
23 41 (15.53%) Def Stans
24 40 (15.15%) Presentation Skills
24 40 (15.15%) Ada

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 1 (0.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 41 (15.53%) Stateflow
2 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.76%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.89%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.14%) Ethernet
2 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.38%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.52%) GIS
2 1 (0.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 44 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
2 36 (13.64%) Jenkins
3 29 (10.98%) Rational Team Concert
4 26 (9.85%) Rational DOORS
5 5 (1.89%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.14%) ClearCase
6 3 (1.14%) JIRA
6 3 (1.14%) LabVIEW
6 3 (1.14%) Plastic SCM
6 3 (1.14%) Polyspace
6 3 (1.14%) ReSharper
6 3 (1.14%) Subversion
7 2 (0.76%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 93 (35.23%) Social Skills
2 86 (32.58%) Electronics
3 58 (21.97%) Automotive
4 40 (15.15%) Presentation Skills
5 37 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
6 35 (13.26%) Aerospace
7 21 (7.95%) Games
8 18 (6.82%) Avionics
9 17 (6.44%) Military
10 5 (1.89%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 4 (1.52%) Legal
11 4 (1.52%) Local Government
12 3 (1.14%) Finance
13 2 (0.76%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.76%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.38%) German Language
14 1 (0.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 91 (34.47%) Systems Engineer
2 54 (20.45%) Embedded Engineer
3 41 (15.53%) Design Engineer
4 36 (13.64%) Development Engineer
4 36 (13.64%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
4 36 (13.64%) Software Design Engineer
4 36 (13.64%) Software Development Engineer
5 23 (8.71%) Control Systems Engineer
6 22 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 18 (6.82%) Developer
8 17 (6.44%) C# Developer
8 17 (6.44%) C++ Developer
8 17 (6.44%) C++/C# Developer
8 17 (6.44%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 17 (6.44%) Lead C# Developer
8 17 (6.44%) Lead Developer
9 16 (6.06%) MATLAB Engineer
10 13 (4.92%) Electronics Engineer
11 12 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 12 (4.55%) EMC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (12.50%) TensorFlow
2 32 (12.12%) PyTorch
3 20 (7.58%) OpenCV
4 17 (6.44%) Web Services
5 11 (4.17%) Keras
6 10 (3.79%) Pandas
6 10 (3.79%) scikit-learn
6 10 (3.79%) SciPy
7 4 (1.52%) EDI
7 4 (1.52%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 4 (1.52%) WPF
8 3 (1.14%) .NET
9 1 (0.38%) Caffe
Miscellaneous
1 154 (58.33%) Algorithms
2 42 (15.91%) Embedded Systems
2 42 (15.91%) Robotics
3 17 (6.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 10 (3.79%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (1.52%) Acoustics
5 4 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.14%) FMCG
7 2 (0.76%) CUDA
7 2 (0.76%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.76%) VHDL
8 1 (0.38%) Analogue Electronics
8 1 (0.38%) Industry 4.0
8 1 (0.38%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 40 (15.15%) Windows
2 36 (13.64%) Linux
3 3 (1.14%) FreeRTOS
3 3 (1.14%) SafeRTOS
4 2 (0.76%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (32.58%) Validation
2 77 (29.17%) Software Engineering
3 66 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 63 (23.86%) Model Validation
5 61 (23.11%) UML
6 55 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
7 54 (20.45%) Systems Engineering
8 53 (20.08%) Computer Vision
9 49 (18.56%) Physics
9 49 (18.56%) SysML
10 46 (17.42%) Computer Science
11 38 (14.39%) Agile Software Development
12 37 (14.02%) Algorithmic Trading
12 37 (14.02%) Continuous Integration
12 37 (14.02%) Deep Learning
13 36 (13.64%) TDD
14 33 (12.50%) Feasibility Study
14 33 (12.50%) Machine Learning
14 33 (12.50%) Support Vector Machines
15 32 (12.12%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 227 (85.98%) MATLAB
2 106 (40.15%) C++
3 96 (36.36%) C
4 59 (22.35%) Python
5 40 (15.15%) Ada
6 30 (11.36%) C#
7 27 (10.23%) Embedded C
8 26 (9.85%) Fortran
9 22 (8.33%) Embedded C++
10 7 (2.65%) VBA
11 4 (1.52%) SQL
12 3 (1.14%) Java
12 3 (1.14%) Perl
12 3 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 132 (50.00%) Degree
2 38 (14.39%) PhD
3 25 (9.47%) Security Cleared
4 20 (7.58%) SC Cleared
5 19 (7.20%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (2.27%) Master's Degree
7 4 (1.52%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.76%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (17.80%) MISRA
2 41 (15.53%) Def Stans
3 12 (4.55%) ISO 26262
4 6 (2.27%) DO-178B
5 4 (1.52%) IEC 61131
6 1 (0.38%) Accessibility
6 1 (0.38%) DO-254
6 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 15288
System Software
1 45 (17.05%) Firmware
2 1 (0.38%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 49 (18.56%) IBM
2 29 (10.98%) MathWorks
3 21 (7.95%) OpenAI
4 15 (5.68%) Xilinx
5 13 (4.92%) Altera
6 12 (4.55%) EMC
7 3 (1.14%) Lauterbach
8 2 (0.76%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.76%) Parasoft
8 2 (0.76%) Rockwell
9 1 (0.38%) Actel
9 1 (0.38%) Cisco
9 1 (0.38%) Intel
9 1 (0.38%) Microsemi