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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for MATLAB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MATLAB over the 6 months to 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MathWorks MATLAB
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 573 454 300
Rank change year-on-year -119 -154 -2
Permanent jobs citing MATLAB 299 213 13
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.40% 0.51% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.70% 0.84% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 107 66 5
10th Percentile £41,150 £41,250 -
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,813 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +16.67% -7.69%
75th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £95,000 - £90,000
UK median annual salary £49,000 £65,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year -24.62% +28.71% +1.00%

MATLAB is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 43,020 25,336 5,739
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 57.72% 61.05% 65.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24,266 18,926 5,061
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% - -
75th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

MATLAB
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing MATLAB as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

MATLAB trend for jobs with a WFH option

MATLAB
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing MATLAB.

MATLAB salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

MATLAB
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing MATLAB over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

MATLAB salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, MATLAB job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for MATLAB.

1 192 (64.21%) Python
2 115 (38.46%) C++
3 110 (36.79%) Algorithms
4 102 (34.11%) Degree
5 101 (33.78%) C
6 99 (33.11%) Machine Learning
7 96 (32.11%) R
8 94 (31.44%) Social Skills
9 80 (26.76%) Signal Processing
10 75 (25.08%) Software Engineering
11 73 (24.41%) Agile
12 71 (23.75%) Java
13 69 (23.08%) Simulink
14 66 (22.07%) Artificial Intelligence
15 65 (21.74%) PhD
16 64 (21.40%) SQL
17 60 (20.07%) Mathematics
17 60 (20.07%) Analytics
18 59 (19.73%) Project Management
19 58 (19.40%) Firmware
19 58 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
20 57 (19.06%) Data Science
21 55 (18.39%) Inclusion and Diversity
22 53 (17.73%) Security Cleared
22 53 (17.73%) Natural Language Processing
23 52 (17.39%) Linux
24 51 (17.06%) Physics
24 51 (17.06%) FPGA
24 51 (17.06%) TensorFlow
25 50 (16.72%) Finance

MATLAB
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 23 (7.69%) Confluence
2 8 (2.68%) Apache
3 7 (2.34%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.34%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.34%) SAS
Applications
1 69 (23.08%) Simulink
2 8 (2.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.34%) Maple
3 7 (2.34%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (1.34%) SPSS
5 3 (1.00%) CANalyzer
6 2 (0.67%) Stateflow
7 1 (0.33%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (1.34%) Teamcenter
2 2 (0.67%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.03%) AWS
2 17 (5.69%) GCP
3 11 (3.68%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (3.68%) Power Platform
4 8 (2.68%) Azure
5 2 (0.67%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (0.33%) Amazon SageMaker
6 1 (0.33%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 34 (11.37%) Wireless
2 29 (9.70%) MIMO
3 26 (8.70%) DVB
3 26 (8.70%) Software-Defined Radio
3 26 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
4 13 (4.35%) SSH
5 11 (3.68%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.34%) Network Security
7 6 (2.01%) Internet
7 6 (2.01%) PPP
8 5 (1.67%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.67%) J1939
10 1 (0.33%) 5G
10 1 (0.33%) SD-WAN
10 1 (0.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.02%) Data Mining
2 13 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 11 (3.68%) Power BI
3 11 (3.68%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.34%) Tableau
5 9 (3.01%) Big Data
6 8 (2.68%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.67%) Amazon Redshift
7 5 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.67%) Looker
7 5 (1.67%) Sisense
8 4 (1.34%) Amazon QuickSight
8 4 (1.34%) Apache Hive
8 4 (1.34%) QlikView
9 3 (1.00%) Metadata
10 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.33%) Metabase
10 1 (0.33%) MySQL
10 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (9.70%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.36%) JIRA
3 15 (5.02%) Bitbucket
3 15 (5.02%) Rational DOORS
4 11 (3.68%) Rational Rhapsody
4 11 (3.68%) Visual Studio
5 9 (3.01%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.33%) GitLab
6 1 (0.33%) Subversion
General
1 94 (31.44%) Social Skills
2 58 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (18.39%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 50 (16.72%) Finance
5 40 (13.38%) Electronics
6 31 (10.37%) Public Sector
7 19 (6.35%) Military
8 17 (5.69%) Automotive
9 15 (5.02%) Legal
10 14 (4.68%) Manufacturing
11 13 (4.35%) Marketing
12 11 (3.68%) Aerospace
13 8 (2.68%) Avionics
13 8 (2.68%) Law
14 7 (2.34%) Police
15 6 (2.01%) Retail
16 4 (1.34%) Italian Language
17 3 (1.00%) French Language
17 3 (1.00%) Games
17 3 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (15.05%) Systems Engineer
2 35 (11.71%) Software Engineer
3 31 (10.37%) Data Scientist
4 28 (9.36%) Algorithm Engineer
5 26 (8.70%) DSP Algorithm Engineer
5 26 (8.70%) DSP Engineer
5 26 (8.70%) Senior Algorithm Engineer
5 26 (8.70%) Senior DSP Engineer
5 26 (8.70%) Wireless Engineer
6 24 (8.03%) Computer Scientist
6 24 (8.03%) Computer Vision Scientist
7 20 (6.69%) Analyst
8 19 (6.35%) Machine Learning Scientist
9 18 (6.02%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 18 (6.02%) Senior Data Scientist
10 17 (5.69%) Embedded Engineer
11 16 (5.35%) Architect
11 16 (5.35%) Systems Architect
12 15 (5.02%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 15 (5.02%) Product Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (17.06%) TensorFlow
2 47 (15.72%) PyTorch
3 40 (13.38%) scikit-learn
4 16 (5.35%) Qt
4 16 (5.35%) React
4 16 (5.35%) Web Services
5 13 (4.35%) NumPy
5 13 (4.35%) Pandas
6 12 (4.01%) Caffe
7 8 (2.68%) .NET
7 8 (2.68%) HTML
7 8 (2.68%) XML
8 7 (2.34%) EJB
8 7 (2.34%) Java EE
8 7 (2.34%) JDBC
8 7 (2.34%) JSF
8 7 (2.34%) JSP
8 7 (2.34%) ODBC
8 7 (2.34%) SOAP
8 7 (2.34%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 110 (36.79%) Algorithms
2 51 (17.06%) FPGA
3 47 (15.72%) Cyberattack
4 29 (9.70%) Cyber Defence
5 25 (8.36%) Acoustics
6 20 (6.69%) Cybercrime
7 15 (5.02%) Robotics
7 15 (5.02%) Wiki
8 14 (4.68%) GNSS
9 13 (4.35%) Derivative
9 13 (4.35%) Fixed Income
10 12 (4.01%) Blog
10 12 (4.01%) Linux Command Line
11 11 (3.68%) Self-Motivation
12 9 (3.01%) Arduino
12 9 (3.01%) Raspberry Pi
12 9 (3.01%) VHDL
13 8 (2.68%) MicroBlaze
13 8 (2.68%) RISC-V
13 8 (2.68%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 52 (17.39%) Linux
2 27 (9.03%) Windows
3 21 (7.02%) Unix
4 7 (2.34%) Android
4 7 (2.34%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.34%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.33%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (33.11%) Machine Learning
2 80 (26.76%) Signal Processing
3 75 (25.08%) Software Engineering
4 73 (24.41%) Agile
5 66 (22.07%) Artificial Intelligence
6 60 (20.07%) Analytics
6 60 (20.07%) Mathematics
7 59 (19.73%) Project Management
8 57 (19.06%) Data Science
9 53 (17.73%) Natural Language Processing
10 51 (17.06%) Physics
11 47 (15.72%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
11 47 (15.72%) Threat Intelligence
12 45 (15.05%) Problem-Solving
13 44 (14.72%) Computer Science
14 41 (13.71%) Validation
15 39 (13.04%) Computer Vision
16 38 (12.71%) Deep Learning
17 35 (11.71%) Digital Signal Processing
18 33 (11.04%) Neural Network
Programming Languages
1 192 (64.21%) Python
2 115 (38.46%) C++
3 101 (33.78%) C
4 96 (32.11%) R
5 71 (23.75%) Java
6 64 (21.40%) SQL
7 42 (14.05%) C#
8 19 (6.35%) JavaScript
9 17 (5.69%) Scala
10 15 (5.02%) Julia
11 8 (2.68%) Bash
12 1 (0.33%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 102 (34.11%) Degree
2 65 (21.74%) PhD
3 53 (17.73%) Security Cleared
4 33 (11.04%) SC Cleared
5 8 (2.68%) Master's Degree
6 6 (2.01%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (1.00%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.67%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.68%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.34%) QA
3 6 (2.01%) MISRA
4 5 (1.67%) Def Stans
4 5 (1.67%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.33%) Automotive SPICE
5 1 (0.33%) AUTOSAR
5 1 (0.33%) ISO 26262
5 1 (0.33%) JTAG
System Software
1 58 (19.40%) Firmware
2 20 (6.69%) Embedded Firmware
3 13 (4.35%) Docker
4 6 (2.01%) zsh
Systems Management
1 12 (4.01%) Kubernetes
2 8 (2.68%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 15 (5.02%) Xilinx
2 10 (3.34%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.68%) Oracle
4 7 (2.34%) IBM
5 5 (1.67%) Google
6 4 (1.34%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (1.00%) Automation Anywhere
7 3 (1.00%) Blue Prism
7 3 (1.00%) QinetiQ
7 3 (1.00%) UiPath
8 2 (0.67%) Cadence
8 2 (0.67%) EMC
8 2 (0.67%) MathWorks
8 2 (0.67%) Mentor Graphics
8 2 (0.67%) OpenAI
9 1 (0.33%) Databricks
9 1 (0.33%) SAP
9 1 (0.33%) Thales