The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for GNU Octave skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GNU Octave over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GNU Octave
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 854 951 964
Rank change year-on-year +97 +13  
Permanent jobs citing GNU Octave 4 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.003% 0.013%
As % of the Applications category 0.036% 0.020% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 7
Median salary £57,500 £77,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.80% +55.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £77,500 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,750 £91,500 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 - £42,500

GNU Octave is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 11117 14727 16563
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 13.05% 14.16% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9179 12011 13361
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

GNU Octave
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing GNU Octave as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for GNU Octave in the UK

GNU Octave
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GNU Octave.

Salary trend for GNU Octave in the UK

GNU Octave
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GNU Octave over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for GNU Octave in the UK

GNU Octave
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GNU Octave within the UK over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +105 3 £62,500 -19.35% 1
London +78 3 £62,500 -19.35%
Glasgow - 1 £50,000 -
Scotland - 1 £50,000 -

GNU Octave
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing GNU Octave 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 GNU Octave.

1 22 (84.62%) C++
2 19 (73.08%) MATLAB
3 17 (65.38%) Signal Processing
4 16 (61.54%) R
4 16 (61.54%) Algorithms
5 13 (50.00%) Linux
6 12 (46.15%) Machine Learning
6 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
7 11 (42.31%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 11 (42.31%) OpenCV
7 11 (42.31%) Python
7 11 (42.31%) PhD
7 11 (42.31%) STL
7 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (42.31%) Computer Vision
8 8 (30.77%) Data Analysis
9 7 (26.92%) Windows
9 7 (26.92%) C
9 7 (26.92%) C#
9 7 (26.92%) DevOps
9 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
9 7 (26.92%) SciPy
9 7 (26.92%) NumPy
10 6 (23.08%) Digital Signal Processing
10 6 (23.08%) Software-Defined Radio
11 4 (15.38%) Simulink
11 4 (15.38%) Finance
12 3 (11.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 3 (11.54%) Software Architecture
12 3 (11.54%) Low Latency

GNU Octave
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 4 (15.38%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Software-Defined Radio
2 3 (11.54%) CDMA
2 3 (11.54%) TDMA
3 1 (3.85%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.85%) HBase
1 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Maven
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Computer Engineer
1 11 (42.31%) Computer Vision Engineer
1 11 (42.31%) Research Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Communications Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Design Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Development Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) FPGA Design Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) FPGA Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (3.85%) Data Scientist
5 1 (3.85%) DSP Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Site Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 11 (42.31%) OpenCV
1 11 (42.31%) STL
2 7 (26.92%) NumPy
2 7 (26.92%) SciPy
3 1 (3.85%) Scilab
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) Algorithms
2 3 (11.54%) Device Driver
2 3 (11.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (11.54%) Verilog
3 1 (3.85%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) Windows
3 3 (11.54%) Unix
4 1 (3.85%) CentOS
4 1 (3.85%) Debian
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Signal Processing
2 12 (46.15%) Machine Learning
2 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) Computer Vision
4 8 (30.77%) Data Analysis
5 7 (26.92%) DevOps
6 6 (23.08%) Digital Signal Processing
7 3 (11.54%) FPGA Design
7 3 (11.54%) Low Latency
7 3 (11.54%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Requirements Management
7 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Software Architecture
7 3 (11.54%) Validation
8 1 (3.85%) Analytics
8 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (3.85%) Proprietary Trading
8 1 (3.85%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) C++
2 19 (73.08%) MATLAB
3 16 (61.54%) R
4 11 (42.31%) Python
5 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
5 7 (26.92%) C
5 7 (26.92%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) Java
6 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) PhD
2 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
1 3 (11.54%) Xilinx
2 1 (3.85%) Splunk
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