Period
to 28 September 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 28 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The MathWorks Simulink
UK
6 months to
28 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 652 975 1092
Rank change year-on-year +323 +117 +46
Permanent jobs citing Simulink 34 105 93
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.071% 0.075% 0.056%
As % of the Applications category 1.16% 0.92% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 21 65 47
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £38,250 £28,250 £31,900
90th Percentile £56,500 £56,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%

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 2,922 11,371 14,599
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.09% 8.16% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,298 8,910 11,334
Median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -2.60% +2.67%
10th Percentile £26,132 £22,295 £21,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +19.40% -4.29% +2.94%

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 28 September 2020.

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 28 September 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 +256 32 £47,500 +11.76% 27
England +324 24 £47,500 +11.76% 24
East of England +143 10 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Midlands +139 9 £46,250 +11.45% 1
Scotland +104 9 £65,000 +16.07% 3
West Midlands +99 9 £46,250 +11.45% 1
South West +114 2 £40,750 -18.50% 6
Work from Home +52 2 £51,000 -
London +270 1 - -
South East +197 1 £50,000 +33.33% 7
North of England +174 1 - - 5
North West +130 1 - -

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 24 (70.59%) MATLAB
2 17 (50.00%) C++
2 17 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 16 (47.06%) UML
4 15 (44.12%) Degree
5 14 (41.18%) Aerospace
6 13 (38.24%) Systems Engineering
7 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
7 12 (35.29%) Validation
8 10 (29.41%) Scrum
8 10 (29.41%) Rational DOORS
8 10 (29.41%) Rational Rhapsody
8 10 (29.41%) SC Cleared
9 9 (26.47%) Mathematics
9 9 (26.47%) Physics
9 9 (26.47%) Automotive
9 9 (26.47%) OO
9 9 (26.47%) C
9 9 (26.47%) OOD
10 8 (23.53%) VxWorks
10 8 (23.53%) Stateflow
10 8 (23.53%) Electronics
10 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (20.59%) JIRA
11 7 (20.59%) SysML
12 6 (17.65%) Firmware
12 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
12 6 (17.65%) SDLC
13 5 (14.71%) ISO 26262
13 5 (14.71%) TargetLink

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 2 (5.88%) Confluence
2 1 (2.94%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Stateflow
2 5 (14.71%) TargetLink
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.94%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) FlexRay
2 1 (2.94%) 3G
2 1 (2.94%) 4G
2 1 (2.94%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.94%) TETRA
2 1 (2.94%) Wideband
2 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Rational DOORS
1 10 (29.41%) Rational Rhapsody
2 7 (20.59%) JIRA
3 5 (14.71%) Bitbucket
3 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.94%) MagicDraw
General
1 14 (41.18%) Aerospace
2 9 (26.47%) Automotive
3 8 (23.53%) Electronics
4 4 (11.76%) Avionics
4 4 (11.76%) Law
5 3 (8.82%) Advertising
6 2 (5.88%) Finance
7 1 (2.94%) Legal
7 1 (2.94%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Software Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Embedded Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Lead Software Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Design Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Project Leader
4 2 (5.88%) Software Project Leader
4 2 (5.88%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 1 (2.94%) Architect
5 1 (2.94%) C++ Developer
5 1 (2.94%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Field Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Lead Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) Middleware
2 1 (2.94%) OpenCV
2 1 (2.94%) PyTorch
2 1 (2.94%) RESTful
2 1 (2.94%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (8.82%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) CAN bus
4 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.94%) Handset
4 1 (2.94%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (47.06%) UML
3 13 (38.24%) Systems Engineering
4 12 (35.29%) Validation
5 10 (29.41%) Scrum
6 9 (26.47%) Mathematics
6 9 (26.47%) OO
6 9 (26.47%) OOD
6 9 (26.47%) Physics
7 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (20.59%) SysML
9 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
9 6 (17.65%) SDLC
10 5 (14.71%) Control Theory
10 5 (14.71%) OOP
10 5 (14.71%) Project Management
11 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
11 4 (11.76%) Signal Processing
11 4 (11.76%) Technical Analysis
12 3 (8.82%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) MATLAB
2 17 (50.00%) C++
3 9 (26.47%) C
4 3 (8.82%) Fortran
4 3 (8.82%) Python
5 2 (5.88%) Ada
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Degree
2 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
3 10 (29.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) ISO 26262
1 5 (14.71%) MISRA
1 5 (14.71%) MISRA C
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) MathWorks