Period
to 21 May 2019

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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GNU Octave
UK
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1066 1182 1159
Rank change year-on-year +116 -23 +129
Permanent jobs citing GNU Octave 32 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.014% 0.009%
As % of the Applications category 0.27% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 15
UK median annual salary £47,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.00% +8.70% -20.69%
10th Percentile £40,000 £47,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £80,000 £82,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £54,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year -12.04% +0.47% -

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 11,935 14,557 14,664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.28% 8.48% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8,924 11,374 11,751
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.35%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,500 £21,908
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.62% -

GNU Octave
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 21 May 2019.

Salary histogram for GNU Octave in the UK

GNU Octave
Top 9 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 21 May 2019. 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 +102 32 £47,500 -24.00%
UK excluding London +84 29 £47,500 -12.04%
South East +39 22 £47,500 -12.04%
East of England - 5 £57,500 -
London +90 3 £62,500 -
North of England +32 1 £37,500 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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 30 (93.75%) MATLAB
2 25 (78.13%) C++
3 24 (75.00%) Mathematics
3 24 (75.00%) Algorithms
4 23 (71.88%) R
5 20 (62.50%) Data Science
6 19 (59.38%) Machine Learning
6 19 (59.38%) Big Data
7 18 (56.25%) Physics
7 18 (56.25%) Data Analysis
8 17 (53.13%) PhD
9 16 (50.00%) C#
9 16 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
9 16 (50.00%) Neural Network
9 16 (50.00%) Git (software)
9 16 (50.00%) Image Processing
9 16 (50.00%) Subversion
9 16 (50.00%) Deep Learning
9 16 (50.00%) Computer Vision
9 16 (50.00%) Mathematical Modelling
10 15 (46.88%) Python
11 10 (31.25%) C
12 9 (28.13%) Signal Processing
13 8 (25.00%) Degree
14 7 (21.88%) NumPy
15 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
15 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
15 6 (18.75%) Business Development
15 6 (18.75%) Analytics
15 6 (18.75%) Acoustics

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Software-Defined Radio
2 1 (3.13%) CDMA
2 1 (3.13%) LTE
2 1 (3.13%) TDMA
2 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (59.38%) Big Data
2 3 (9.38%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.13%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.13%) Impala
4 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.13%) Power BI
4 1 (3.13%) QlikView
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) SAP BW
4 1 (3.13%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 16 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.25%) Electronics
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Computer Engineer
1 14 (43.75%) Computer Vision Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Data Manager
2 4 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Data Scientist
4 1 (3.13%) Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Development Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Process Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Senior Data Scientist
4 1 (3.13%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (3.13%) Senior Development Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) NumPy
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Jena
2 1 (3.13%) Pandas
2 1 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 6 (18.75%) Acoustics
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.13%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Debian
2 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 20 (62.50%) Data Science
3 19 (59.38%) Machine Learning
4 18 (56.25%) Data Analysis
4 18 (56.25%) Physics
5 16 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 16 (50.00%) Computer Vision
5 16 (50.00%) Deep Learning
5 16 (50.00%) Image Processing
5 16 (50.00%) Mathematical Modelling
5 16 (50.00%) Neural Network
6 9 (28.13%) Signal Processing
7 6 (18.75%) Analytics
7 6 (18.75%) Business Development
8 5 (15.63%) Data Management
9 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
9 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
9 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (12.50%) DevOps
9 4 (12.50%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) MATLAB
2 25 (78.13%) C++
3 23 (71.88%) R
4 16 (50.00%) C#
5 15 (46.88%) Python
6 10 (31.25%) C
7 4 (12.50%) Perl
8 3 (9.38%) SQL
9 2 (6.25%) Java
10 1 (3.13%) Go
10 1 (3.13%) Scala
10 1 (3.13%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 17 (53.13%) PhD
2 8 (25.00%) Degree
3 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) Master's Degree
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 4 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (3.13%) SAP
2 1 (3.13%) Tableau
2 1 (3.13%) Xilinx