Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The MathWorks Simulink
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1107 1164 1198
Rank change year-on-year +57 +34 +22
Permanent jobs citing Simulink 99 79 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.055% 0.042% 0.047%
As % of the Applications category 0.63% 0.48% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 68 65 84
UK median annual salary £43,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.89% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% +12.50% -

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 15694 16487 21449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.67% 8.73% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 12241 13542 17189
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year +1.54% -2.99% +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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +43 97 £43,250 -3.89% 3
UK excluding London +38 93 £44,000 -2.22% 3
Midlands +47 43 £45,000 +4.05% 1
West Midlands +41 38 £45,000 - 1
South West +24 20 £35,000 -15.66%
East of England -2 15 £42,500 -15.00% 2
South East +48 13 £42,500 -3.41%
London - 6 £42,500 -
East Midlands +25 5 £45,000 +23.29%
Scotland - 2 £46,250 -
North of England +11 1 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 91 (91.92%) MATLAB
2 69 (69.70%) C
3 63 (63.64%) Software Engineering
4 53 (53.54%) Degree
5 44 (44.44%) C++
6 34 (34.34%) UML
6 34 (34.34%) Electronics
6 34 (34.34%) Automotive
7 27 (27.27%) Linux
8 26 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (23.23%) Validation
9 23 (23.23%) Algorithms
10 21 (21.21%) Mathematics
11 18 (18.18%) Security Cleared
12 17 (17.17%) Firmware
13 16 (16.16%) Military
14 15 (15.15%) Physics
14 15 (15.15%) Aerospace
14 15 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (14.14%) OO
15 14 (14.14%) Java
15 14 (14.14%) Ethernet
16 13 (13.13%) Embedded C
16 13 (13.13%) SysML
16 13 (13.13%) Software Architecture
17 12 (12.12%) IEC 61508
17 12 (12.12%) V-Model
17 12 (12.12%) Embedded Systems
17 12 (12.12%) MISRA
17 12 (12.12%) IEC 62304

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 (4.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Stateflow
2 2 (2.02%) GNU Octave
3 1 (1.01%) Abaqus
3 1 (1.01%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.01%) CATIA
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.01%) Solid Edge
3 1 (1.01%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.14%) Ethernet
2 9 (9.09%) FlexRay
3 4 (4.04%) Profibus
3 4 (4.04%) RS-232
3 4 (4.04%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (3.03%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.01%) Software-Defined Radio
5 1 (1.01%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 8 (8.08%) ClearCase
1 8 (8.08%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (7.07%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.07%) Subversion
3 4 (4.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (4.04%) JIRA
3 4 (4.04%) LabVIEW
3 4 (4.04%) SonarQube
4 3 (3.03%) CANoe
4 3 (3.03%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.01%) Ant
5 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (34.34%) Automotive
1 34 (34.34%) Electronics
2 16 (16.16%) Military
3 15 (15.15%) Aerospace
4 5 (5.05%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.03%) Finance
5 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 27 (27.27%) Embedded Engineer
3 21 (21.21%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 17 (17.17%) Systems Engineer
5 14 (14.14%) MATLAB Engineer
6 9 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
7 8 (8.08%) Control Systems Engineer
8 7 (7.07%) C Software Engineer
8 7 (7.07%) C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) Electronics Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) Firmware Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) Principal Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) Automotive Software Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) Embedded C Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.08%) Middleware
2 1 (1.01%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.23%) Algorithms
2 15 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (12.12%) Embedded Systems
4 10 (10.10%) Computer Science
5 7 (7.07%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (4.04%) Robotics
6 4 (4.04%) VHDL
7 1 (1.01%) Arduino
7 1 (1.01%) BeagleBone
7 1 (1.01%) CAN bus
7 1 (1.01%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.27%) Linux
2 10 (10.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 9 (9.09%) Windows
4 7 (7.07%) VxWorks
5 5 (5.05%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.01%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 34 (34.34%) UML
3 26 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (23.23%) Validation
5 21 (21.21%) Mathematics
6 15 (15.15%) Physics
7 14 (14.14%) OO
8 13 (13.13%) Software Architecture
8 13 (13.13%) SysML
9 12 (12.12%) V-Model
10 11 (11.11%) Scrum
11 10 (10.10%) OOP
11 10 (10.10%) Unit Testing
12 9 (9.09%) Regression Testing
12 9 (9.09%) SDLC
12 9 (9.09%) TDD
12 9 (9.09%) Test Automation
13 8 (8.08%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (8.08%) Waterfall
14 7 (7.07%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 91 (91.92%) MATLAB
2 69 (69.70%) C
3 44 (44.44%) C++
4 14 (14.14%) Java
5 13 (13.13%) Embedded C
6 11 (11.11%) Fortran
7 10 (10.10%) Python
8 7 (7.07%) Embedded C++
9 6 (6.06%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.03%) Ada
10 3 (3.03%) C#
10 3 (3.03%) Perl
11 1 (1.01%) ANSI C
11 1 (1.01%) Delphi
11 1 (1.01%) Pascal
11 1 (1.01%) Ruby
11 1 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 53 (53.54%) Degree
2 18 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 10 (10.10%) Numerate Degree
4 7 (7.07%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.04%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (3.03%) PhD
7 1 (1.01%) HND
7 1 (1.01%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.12%) IEC 61508
1 12 (12.12%) IEC 62304
1 12 (12.12%) MISRA
2 11 (11.11%) ISO 26262
2 11 (11.11%) QA
3 3 (3.03%) DO-254
4 2 (2.02%) Def Stans
4 2 (2.02%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.02%) MISRA C
5 1 (1.01%) ARP4754
5 1 (1.01%) ARP4761
5 1 (1.01%) ECSS
5 1 (1.01%) TickIT
System Software
1 17 (17.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (11.11%) MathWorks
2 5 (5.05%) Progress
3 4 (4.04%) Atlassian
3 4 (4.04%) Coverity
3 4 (4.04%) Green Hills
3 4 (4.04%) Renesas
4 3 (3.03%) EMC
5 2 (2.02%) Altera
5 2 (2.02%) ANSYS
5 2 (2.02%) IBM
6 1 (1.01%) Adobe
6 1 (1.01%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.01%) NEC
6 1 (1.01%) PTC
6 1 (1.01%) Xilinx