Period
to 18 October 2017

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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The MathWorks Simulink
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1069 1143 1213
Rank change year-on-year +74 +70 +3
Permanent jobs citing Simulink 94 74 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.054% 0.039% 0.047%
As % of the Applications category 0.62% 0.44% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 65 60 76
UK median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +12.50% -5.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -5.33%

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 15219 16995 21807
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.71% 8.87% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 11811 13903 17434
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,375 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £33,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +3.03% -1.49% +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 18 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Simulink in the UK

Simulink
Top 12 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 18 October 2017. 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
England +95 93 £43,250 -3.89% 4
UK excluding London +84 91 £42,500 -5.56% 5
Midlands +45 39 £45,000 +23.29% 2
West Midlands +50 34 £45,000 +2.27% 1
East of England +20 21 £40,000 -20.00%
South West +16 18 £35,000 -30.00% 1
South East +67 12 £42,500 -3.41%
East Midlands +35 5 £45,000 +28.57% 1
London +5 3 £50,000 - 1
North of England +15 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Scotland - 1 £50,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, IT jobs citing Simulink also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Simulink.

1 85 (90.43%) MATLAB
2 68 (72.34%) C
3 60 (63.83%) Software Engineering
4 48 (51.06%) Degree
5 43 (45.74%) C++
6 33 (35.11%) Automotive
7 29 (30.85%) UML
8 26 (27.66%) Linux
8 26 (27.66%) Electronics
9 23 (24.47%) Validation
9 23 (24.47%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (24.47%) Algorithms
10 21 (22.34%) Mathematics
11 17 (18.09%) Security Cleared
12 15 (15.96%) Military
12 15 (15.96%) Aerospace
12 15 (15.96%) Physics
12 15 (15.96%) Embedded C
13 14 (14.89%) Java
14 13 (13.83%) OO
14 13 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (13.83%) MISRA
15 12 (12.77%) V-Model
15 12 (12.77%) Firmware
16 11 (11.70%) Fortran
16 11 (11.70%) MathWorks
16 11 (11.70%) Windows
16 11 (11.70%) Computer Science
16 11 (11.70%) ISO 26262
17 10 (10.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

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 (4.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Stateflow
2 3 (3.19%) GNU Octave
3 1 (1.06%) Abaqus
3 1 (1.06%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.06%) CATIA
3 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.06%) Solid Edge
3 1 (1.06%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.64%) Ethernet
2 8 (8.51%) FlexRay
3 4 (4.26%) Profibus
3 4 (4.26%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.13%) Software-Defined Radio
5 1 (1.06%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 8 (8.51%) ClearCase
1 8 (8.51%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.45%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (7.45%) Subversion
3 5 (5.32%) CANoe
3 5 (5.32%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (4.26%) JIRA
4 4 (4.26%) LabVIEW
4 4 (4.26%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.06%) Ant
5 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (35.11%) Automotive
2 26 (27.66%) Electronics
3 15 (15.96%) Aerospace
3 15 (15.96%) Military
4 4 (4.26%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 52 (55.32%) Software Engineer
2 20 (21.28%) Embedded Engineer
3 18 (19.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 11 (11.70%) MATLAB Engineer
4 11 (11.70%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (9.57%) Principal Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) Principal Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) C Software Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Architect
8 4 (4.26%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Control Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Graduate
8 4 (4.26%) Software Architect
8 4 (4.26%) Software Tester
8 4 (4.26%) Tester
9 3 (3.19%) Algorithm Engineer
9 3 (3.19%) Automotive Software Engineer
9 3 (3.19%) Firmware Engineer
9 3 (3.19%) Lead Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.32%) Middleware
2 2 (2.13%) HTML
3 1 (1.06%) .NET
3 1 (1.06%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 23 (24.47%) Algorithms
2 13 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (11.70%) Computer Science
4 10 (10.64%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (8.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 5 (5.32%) VHDL
7 1 (1.06%) Arduino
7 1 (1.06%) BeagleBone
7 1 (1.06%) CAN bus
7 1 (1.06%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.66%) Linux
2 11 (11.70%) Windows
3 10 (10.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 7 (7.45%) VxWorks
5 4 (4.26%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.06%) ThreadX
6 1 (1.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (63.83%) Software Engineering
2 29 (30.85%) UML
3 23 (24.47%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (24.47%) Validation
4 21 (22.34%) Mathematics
5 15 (15.96%) Physics
6 13 (13.83%) OO
7 12 (12.77%) V-Model
8 10 (10.64%) OOP
8 10 (10.64%) SysML
9 9 (9.57%) SDLC
9 9 (9.57%) Signal Processing
9 9 (9.57%) Software Architecture
10 8 (8.51%) Scrum
10 8 (8.51%) Test Automation
10 8 (8.51%) Waterfall
11 7 (7.45%) Coaching
11 7 (7.45%) Mentoring
12 6 (6.38%) Digital Signal Processing
12 6 (6.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 85 (90.43%) MATLAB
2 68 (72.34%) C
3 43 (45.74%) C++
4 15 (15.96%) Embedded C
5 14 (14.89%) Java
6 11 (11.70%) Fortran
7 9 (9.57%) Python
8 5 (5.32%) Ada
8 5 (5.32%) Embedded C++
9 4 (4.26%) Bash Shell
9 4 (4.26%) C#
10 2 (2.13%) Perl
11 1 (1.06%) ANSI C
11 1 (1.06%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.06%) Delphi
11 1 (1.06%) Pascal
11 1 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (51.06%) Degree
2 17 (18.09%) Security Cleared
3 10 (10.64%) Numerate Degree
4 9 (9.57%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (3.19%) PhD
7 1 (1.06%) HND
7 1 (1.06%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.83%) MISRA
2 11 (11.70%) ISO 26262
3 9 (9.57%) IEC 61508
3 9 (9.57%) IEC 62304
4 8 (8.51%) QA
5 3 (3.19%) DO-254
6 2 (2.13%) Def Stans
6 2 (2.13%) ISO 9001
6 2 (2.13%) MISRA C
7 1 (1.06%) ARP4754
7 1 (1.06%) ARP4761
7 1 (1.06%) ECSS
7 1 (1.06%) TickIT
System Software
1 12 (12.77%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (11.70%) MathWorks
2 5 (5.32%) Green Hills
2 5 (5.32%) Renesas
3 4 (4.26%) Atlassian
3 4 (4.26%) Coverity
3 4 (4.26%) IBM
4 3 (3.19%) EMC
5 2 (2.13%) Altera
5 2 (2.13%) Xilinx
6 1 (1.06%) Adobe
6 1 (1.06%) ANSYS
6 1 (1.06%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.06%) NEC
6 1 (1.06%) Progress
6 1 (1.06%) PTC