Period
to 29 July 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The MathWorks Simulink
UK
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 787 754 1020
Rank change year-on-year -33 +266 +97
Permanent jobs citing Simulink 208 38 96
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.055% 0.067%
As % of the Applications category 2.47% 0.80% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 63
10th Percentile " £41,250 £28,250
25th Percentile £40,371 £42,500 £35,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £60,313 £55,625 £50,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £67,500 £57,900
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -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 8,421 4,759 11,792
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.46% 6.90% 8.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5,318 3,710 9,231
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% +2.67%
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £74,100 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,200 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.53% +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 29 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Simulink in the UK

Simulink
Top 11 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 29 July 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 +50 202 £47,500 - 72
England -5 194 £47,500 - 66
East of England +52 95 £57,500 +15.00% 17
South West -3 85 £47,500 +3.26% 10
Scotland -69 9 £56,250 -13.46% 3
Work from Home - 8 £57,500 - 4
South East -84 7 £44,345 -22.88% 22
West Midlands -71 5 - - 6
Midlands -89 5 - - 9
North West - 1 - - 3
North of England - 1 - - 8

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 180 (86.54%) MATLAB
2 131 (62.98%) Degree
3 120 (57.69%) Algorithms
4 94 (45.19%) Instagram
5 84 (40.38%) C++
6 81 (38.94%) Social Skills
7 79 (37.98%) Software Engineering
8 75 (36.06%) C
9 74 (35.58%) Mathematics
10 72 (34.62%) Physics
10 72 (34.62%) Validation
11 68 (32.69%) Python
12 67 (32.21%) Computer Vision
13 64 (30.77%) Electronics
14 59 (28.37%) Computer Science
15 55 (26.44%) Systems Engineering
16 54 (25.96%) Model Validation
17 50 (24.04%) Deep Learning
18 49 (23.56%) PhD
19 47 (22.60%) Stateflow
20 46 (22.12%) Machine Learning
20 46 (22.12%) TensorFlow
20 46 (22.12%) Support Vector Machines
21 45 (21.63%) PyTorch
21 45 (21.63%) Kalman Filter
21 45 (21.63%) Neural Network
22 43 (20.67%) Robotics
23 40 (19.23%) OpenCV
24 38 (18.27%) Security Cleared
25 37 (17.79%) UML

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 (0.48%) Confluence
Applications
1 47 (22.60%) Stateflow
2 7 (3.37%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.40%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.40%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.40%) Bluetooth
2 2 (0.96%) Ethernet
2 2 (0.96%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.48%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.33%) GIS
Development Applications
1 29 (13.94%) Rational Rhapsody
2 26 (12.50%) Rational Team Concert
3 24 (11.54%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.88%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (1.44%) LabVIEW
6 2 (0.96%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.96%) ReSharper
6 2 (0.96%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.48%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.48%) JIRA
General
1 81 (38.94%) Social Skills
2 64 (30.77%) Electronics
3 33 (15.87%) Presentation Skills
4 25 (12.02%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (11.54%) Automotive
6 23 (11.06%) Games
7 21 (10.10%) Aerospace
8 14 (6.73%) Avionics
9 9 (4.33%) Legal
10 6 (2.88%) Finance
11 5 (2.40%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 3 (1.44%) Law
12 3 (1.44%) Manufacturing
12 3 (1.44%) Military
13 2 (0.96%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.48%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 77 (37.02%) Systems Engineer
2 34 (16.35%) Embedded Engineer
3 24 (11.54%) Design Engineer
3 24 (11.54%) Development Engineer
3 24 (11.54%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
3 24 (11.54%) Software Design Engineer
3 24 (11.54%) Software Development Engineer
4 22 (10.58%) Computer Engineer
4 22 (10.58%) Computer Vision Engineer
4 22 (10.58%) Software Engineer
5 19 (9.13%) Control Systems Engineer
6 16 (7.69%) Electronics Engineer
7 15 (7.21%) Developer
8 13 (6.25%) C# Developer
8 13 (6.25%) C++ Developer
8 13 (6.25%) C++/C# Developer
8 13 (6.25%) Lead C# Developer
8 13 (6.25%) Lead Developer
9 10 (4.81%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 6 (2.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (22.12%) TensorFlow
2 45 (21.63%) PyTorch
3 40 (19.23%) OpenCV
4 13 (6.25%) Web Services
5 11 (5.29%) Keras
6 10 (4.81%) Pandas
6 10 (4.81%) scikit-learn
6 10 (4.81%) SciPy
7 9 (4.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 9 (4.33%) WPF
8 8 (3.85%) .NET
9 4 (1.92%) EDI
10 1 (0.48%) Caffe
Miscellaneous
1 120 (57.69%) Algorithms
2 43 (20.67%) Robotics
3 20 (9.62%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (4.33%) Acoustics
5 7 (3.37%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.88%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.40%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 5 (2.40%) FMCG
7 5 (2.40%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.96%) CUDA
9 1 (0.48%) Industry 4.0
9 1 (0.48%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 33 (15.87%) Windows
2 24 (11.54%) Linux
3 5 (2.40%) Android
3 5 (2.40%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.48%) VMS
4 1 (0.48%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (37.98%) Software Engineering
2 74 (35.58%) Mathematics
3 72 (34.62%) Physics
3 72 (34.62%) Validation
4 67 (32.21%) Computer Vision
5 59 (28.37%) Computer Science
6 55 (26.44%) Systems Engineering
7 54 (25.96%) Model Validation
8 50 (24.04%) Deep Learning
9 46 (22.12%) Machine Learning
9 46 (22.12%) Support Vector Machines
10 45 (21.63%) Kalman Filter
10 45 (21.63%) Neural Network
11 37 (17.79%) UML
12 36 (17.31%) Problem-Solving
13 35 (16.83%) Algorithmic Trading
14 34 (16.35%) Image Processing
15 30 (14.42%) Technical Analysis
16 28 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
16 28 (13.46%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 180 (86.54%) MATLAB
2 84 (40.38%) C++
3 75 (36.06%) C
4 68 (32.69%) Python
5 36 (17.31%) C#
6 29 (13.94%) Ada
7 24 (11.54%) Fortran
8 14 (6.73%) Embedded C
9 13 (6.25%) Embedded C++
10 7 (3.37%) Java
10 7 (3.37%) VB.NET
10 7 (3.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 131 (62.98%) Degree
2 49 (23.56%) PhD
3 38 (18.27%) Security Cleared
4 29 (13.94%) SC Cleared
5 14 (6.73%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (4.81%) Master's Degree
7 6 (2.88%) Chartered Engineer
8 5 (2.40%) HNC
9 4 (1.92%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (15.38%) MISRA
2 27 (12.98%) Def Stans
3 9 (4.33%) IEC 61131
4 4 (1.92%) ISO 26262
5 3 (1.44%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 15288
6 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 31 (14.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 94 (45.19%) Instagram
2 27 (12.98%) IBM
3 23 (11.06%) OpenAI
4 18 (8.65%) MathWorks
5 4 (1.92%) Xilinx
6 3 (1.44%) Altera
7 2 (0.96%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.96%) Rockwell
8 1 (0.48%) Cisco
8 1 (0.48%) EMC
8 1 (0.48%) Parasoft