Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The MathWorks Simulink
UK
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1093 1128 1231
Rank change year-on-year +35 +103 -5
Permanent jobs citing Simulink 89 56 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.032% 0.031%
As % of the Applications category 0.59% 0.36% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 49 48 46
UK median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +5.81% -3.13%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% -3.13%

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 14,993 15,488 19,171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.53% 8.72% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11,670 12,235 15,593
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% +1.37%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.48% +3.08% -

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 17 July 2018.

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 17 July 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
UK excluding London +30 85 £45,000 +12.50% 58
England +46 83 £45,000 +9.76% 56
Midlands +35 36 £42,500 +3.66% 19
West Midlands +40 33 £42,500 +3.66% 16
South East +17 22 £45,000 +12.50% 14
South West +12 16 £60,000 +71.43% 5
East of England -1 5 £60,000 +34.08% 12
East Midlands -2 3 £27,000 -40.00% 3
London +19 2 £65,000 +6.12% 3
Scotland - 2 - - 5
North of England - 2 £39,750 - 3
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £65,000 -
North East - 1 £44,500 - 1
North West - 1 £35,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 (82.02%) MATLAB
2 46 (51.69%) C++
2 46 (51.69%) Electronics
3 44 (49.44%) Software Engineering
4 39 (43.82%) Degree
4 39 (43.82%) C
5 32 (35.96%) Automotive
6 26 (29.21%) UML
7 24 (26.97%) Validation
8 23 (25.84%) Mathematics
9 21 (23.60%) Aerospace
9 21 (23.60%) Linux
9 21 (23.60%) Algorithms
10 20 (22.47%) Problem-Solving
11 19 (21.35%) Firmware
12 17 (19.10%) Configuration Management
13 16 (17.98%) Windows
13 16 (17.98%) Security Cleared
13 16 (17.98%) Rational Rhapsody
14 15 (16.85%) Signal Processing
14 15 (16.85%) Requirements Management
15 14 (15.73%) Stateflow
16 13 (14.61%) Embedded C
16 13 (14.61%) Physics
16 13 (14.61%) Computer Science
17 12 (13.48%) Rational DOORS
17 12 (13.48%) Digital Signal Processing
17 12 (13.48%) Embedded C++
18 11 (12.36%) C#
18 11 (12.36%) Embedded Systems

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 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 14 (15.73%) Stateflow
2 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (8.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (8.99%) TargetLink
4 4 (4.49%) OrCAD
5 1 (1.12%) AutoCAD
5 1 (1.12%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.87%) Ethernet
2 4 (4.49%) RS-232
2 4 (4.49%) Wideband
3 3 (3.37%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.25%) FlexRay
4 2 (2.25%) Modbus
4 2 (2.25%) Profibus
5 1 (1.12%) 3G
5 1 (1.12%) 4G
5 1 (1.12%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.12%) Firewall
5 1 (1.12%) Junos
5 1 (1.12%) TETRA
5 1 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.12%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 16 (17.98%) Rational Rhapsody
2 12 (13.48%) Rational DOORS
3 8 (8.99%) Eclipse
3 8 (8.99%) Visual Studio
4 6 (6.74%) Rational Team Concert
5 3 (3.37%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.25%) CANoe
6 2 (2.25%) Subversion
7 1 (1.12%) Ant
7 1 (1.12%) JIRA
7 1 (1.12%) LabVIEW
7 1 (1.12%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.12%) NetBeans
General
1 46 (51.69%) Electronics
2 32 (35.96%) Automotive
3 21 (23.60%) Aerospace
4 8 (8.99%) Avionics
5 7 (7.87%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
7 3 (3.37%) Military
8 2 (2.25%) Games
8 2 (2.25%) Law
9 1 (1.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (22.47%) Software Engineer
2 13 (14.61%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (13.48%) Architect
4 10 (11.24%) Developer
4 10 (11.24%) Embedded Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Algorithm Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Electronics Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 8 (8.99%) C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) C Software Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) Software Developer
8 6 (6.74%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Development Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Embedded C Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) MATLAB Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.87%) OpenGL
2 3 (3.37%) OpenCL
2 3 (3.37%) OpenCV
3 1 (1.12%) .NET
3 1 (1.12%) ATL
3 1 (1.12%) DCOM
3 1 (1.12%) HTML
3 1 (1.12%) HTML5
3 1 (1.12%) J2EE
3 1 (1.12%) Web Services
3 1 (1.12%) WinForms
3 1 (1.12%) WPF
3 1 (1.12%) XML
3 1 (1.12%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.60%) Algorithms
2 13 (14.61%) Computer Science
3 11 (12.36%) Embedded Systems
4 10 (11.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.37%) CUDA
7 2 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.25%) VHDL
8 1 (1.12%) Arduino
8 1 (1.12%) BeagleBone
8 1 (1.12%) CAN bus
8 1 (1.12%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.12%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.12%) Handset
8 1 (1.12%) Infotainment
8 1 (1.12%) Raspberry Pi
8 1 (1.12%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.60%) Linux
2 16 (17.98%) Windows
3 8 (8.99%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.25%) VxWorks
5 1 (1.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (49.44%) Software Engineering
2 26 (29.21%) UML
3 24 (26.97%) Validation
4 23 (25.84%) Mathematics
5 20 (22.47%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (19.10%) Configuration Management
7 15 (16.85%) Requirements Management
7 15 (16.85%) Signal Processing
8 13 (14.61%) Physics
9 12 (13.48%) Digital Signal Processing
10 10 (11.24%) OO
11 9 (10.11%) Mentoring
11 9 (10.11%) SysML
12 8 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (8.99%) FMEA
12 8 (8.99%) SDLC
13 7 (7.87%) Yourdon
14 6 (6.74%) Embedded Software Development
14 6 (6.74%) OOD
14 6 (6.74%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 73 (82.02%) MATLAB
2 46 (51.69%) C++
3 39 (43.82%) C
4 13 (14.61%) Embedded C
5 12 (13.48%) Embedded C++
6 11 (12.36%) C#
7 9 (10.11%) Ada
8 7 (7.87%) Python
9 5 (5.62%) Java
10 4 (4.49%) Delphi
11 2 (2.25%) R
12 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.12%) Fortran
12 1 (1.12%) Perl
12 1 (1.12%) PHP
12 1 (1.12%) SQL
12 1 (1.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (43.82%) Degree
2 16 (17.98%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.62%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (4.49%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.25%) PhD
6 1 (1.12%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.12%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (1.12%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.12%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.36%) MISRA
2 7 (7.87%) HAZOP
3 6 (6.74%) Def Stans
4 4 (4.49%) DO-160
4 4 (4.49%) DO-178B
5 2 (2.25%) ISO 26262
6 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (1.12%) MISRA C
System Software
1 19 (21.35%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.99%) EMC
3 7 (7.87%) MathWorks
3 7 (7.87%) MKS
4 6 (6.74%) IBM
4 6 (6.74%) Xilinx
5 4 (4.49%) Altera
5 4 (4.49%) Freescale
6 1 (1.12%) Allen-Bradley
6 1 (1.12%) Juniper
6 1 (1.12%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle
6 1 (1.12%) Rockwell
6 1 (1.12%) Siemens
6 1 (1.12%) Tableau
6 1 (1.12%) Wind River