Period
to 4 July 2020

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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The MathWorks Simulink
UK
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 812 1029 1140
Rank change year-on-year +217 +111 +22
Permanent jobs citing Simulink 34 83 87
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.057% 0.049%
As % of the Applications category 0.61% 0.69% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16 58 50
Median annual salary £46,750 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.86% -2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £41,250 £28,025 £34,750
90th Percentile £61,875 £58,225 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,750 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -5.56% +9.76%

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 5,572 12,057 15,197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.06% 8.21% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4,330 9,221 11,910
Median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +4.48%

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 4 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Simulink in the UK

Simulink
Top 9 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 4 July 2020. 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 +194 33 £46,750 +10.00% 31
England +225 24 £46,000 +8.24% 30
Midlands +102 10 £45,000 +4.05% 3
Scotland +88 9 £65,000 +44.44% 1
West Midlands +79 9 £45,000 +4.05% 2
South East +127 6 £57,500 +48.39% 5
South West +105 4 £46,000 +15.00% 7
East of England +99 4 £46,250 +8.82% 12
East Midlands - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 4 July 2020, 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 26 (76.47%) MATLAB
2 22 (64.71%) Degree
3 21 (61.76%) Software Engineering
4 20 (58.82%) UML
5 16 (47.06%) C++
6 15 (44.12%) Electronics
7 14 (41.18%) C
8 13 (38.24%) Rational DOORS
9 12 (35.29%) Physics
9 12 (35.29%) Systems Engineering
9 12 (35.29%) Aerospace
9 12 (35.29%) Automotive
10 11 (32.35%) Scrum
10 11 (32.35%) Rational Rhapsody
10 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
10 11 (32.35%) Mathematics
11 9 (26.47%) SysML
11 9 (26.47%) OO
11 9 (26.47%) OOD
12 8 (23.53%) VxWorks
12 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
12 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
13 7 (20.59%) ISO 26262
13 7 (20.59%) Embedded Systems
13 7 (20.59%) MISRA C
13 7 (20.59%) MISRA
13 7 (20.59%) TargetLink
13 7 (20.59%) Validation
13 7 (20.59%) Firmware

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:

Applications
1 7 (20.59%) TargetLink
2 2 (5.88%) Stateflow
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.94%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) FlexRay
2 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) Wideband
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Rational DOORS
2 11 (32.35%) Rational Rhapsody
3 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
4 5 (14.71%) Bitbucket
4 5 (14.71%) JIRA
5 3 (8.82%) Subversion
6 1 (2.94%) LabVIEW
6 1 (2.94%) MagicDraw
General
1 15 (44.12%) Electronics
2 12 (35.29%) Aerospace
2 12 (35.29%) Automotive
3 5 (14.71%) Military
4 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
5 3 (8.82%) Avionics
5 3 (8.82%) Law
6 2 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Embedded Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Lead Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.94%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++ Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Field Applications Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Principal Modelling Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) System Verification Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (2.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.94%) SCADA
3 1 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) VxWorks
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
3 3 (8.82%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (8.82%) Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Software Engineering
2 20 (58.82%) UML
3 12 (35.29%) Physics
3 12 (35.29%) Systems Engineering
4 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (32.35%) Mathematics
4 11 (32.35%) Scrum
5 9 (26.47%) OO
5 9 (26.47%) OOD
5 9 (26.47%) SysML
6 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
7 7 (20.59%) Validation
8 6 (17.65%) Control Theory
8 6 (17.65%) SDLC
9 5 (14.71%) OOP
9 5 (14.71%) Signal Processing
10 4 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
11 3 (8.82%) Customer Requirements
11 3 (8.82%) Energy Management
11 3 (8.82%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) MATLAB
2 16 (47.06%) C++
3 14 (41.18%) C
4 5 (14.71%) Python
5 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.88%) C#
6 2 (5.88%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.88%) Fortran
7 1 (2.94%) Ada
7 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 22 (64.71%) Degree
2 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
3 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) ISO 26262
1 7 (20.59%) MISRA
1 7 (20.59%) MISRA C
2 2 (5.88%) DO-254
3 1 (2.94%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) MathWorks
2 1 (2.94%) EMC
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Siemens