Period
to 28 September 2020

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

GNU Octave
UK
6 months to
28 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 684 1060 1141
Rank change year-on-year +376 +81 +74
Permanent jobs citing GNU Octave 2 20 44
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.014% 0.026%
As % of the Applications category 0.068% 0.18% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 44
Median annual salary £32,500 £92,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -64.86% +85.00% -2.44%
10th Percentile £28,750 £33,750 £43,750
90th Percentile £36,250 £115,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +25.00%

GNU Octave 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%

GNU Octave
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing GNU Octave as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for GNU Octave in the UK

GNU Octave
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GNU Octave.

Salary trend for GNU Octave in the UK

GNU Octave
Top 2 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 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
England +377 2 £32,500 -64.86% 2
London +272 2 £32,500 -69.05%

For the 6 months to 28 September 2020, IT jobs citing GNU Octave 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 GNU Octave.

1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Equities
1 2 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Degree