Period
to 17 January 2021

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 17 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GNU Octave
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 755 1008 1085
Rank change year-on-year +253 +77 +89
Permanent jobs citing GNU Octave 1 7 38
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.006% 0.025%
As % of the Applications category 0.026% 0.070% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 36
Median annual salary £57,500 £97,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.03% +100.00% -18.75%
10th Percentile £53,750 £86,250 £43,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £109,375 £66,875
UK excluding London median annual salary - £97,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +105.26% -13.64%

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 3,781 10,012 13,116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.11% 7.94% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3,003 7,991 9,879
Median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +6.06%

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 17 January 2021. 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 +265 1 £57,500 -41.03% 3
London +204 1 £57,500 -

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, 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 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (100.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Go
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) TensorFlow

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Go
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree