Period
to 3 July 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 3 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GNU Octave
UK
6 months to
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 839 1089 1187
Rank change year-on-year +250 +98 +2
Permanent jobs citing GNU Octave 5 29 32
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.020% 0.018%
As % of the Applications category 0.089% 0.24% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 32
Median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% -8.65% -0.95%
10th Percentile £28,750 £35,625 £47,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £108,625 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £100,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +110.53% -5.00% +33.33%

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 5,596 12,040 15,170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.07% 8.21% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4,344 9,189 11,887
Median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +4.72%

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
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing GNU Octave over the 6 months to 3 July 2020.

Salary histogram for GNU Octave in the UK

GNU Octave
Top 5 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 3 July 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 +255 5 £35,000 -26.32%
UK excluding London +215 3 £100,000 +110.53%
London +163 2 £32,500 -69.05%
South East +121 2 £100,000 +110.53%
South West - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Equities
3 2 (40.00%) DWDM
3 2 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) Data Science
4 1 (20.00%) Support Vector Machines
4 1 (20.00%) Random Forest
4 1 (20.00%) Decision Tree
4 1 (20.00%) Neural Network
4 1 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) R
4 1 (20.00%) Logistic Regression
4 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) Physics
4 1 (20.00%) Chemistry

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DWDM
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Network Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Chemistry
3 1 (20.00%) Data Science
3 1 (20.00%) Decision Tree
3 1 (20.00%) Logistic Regression
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Neural Network
3 1 (20.00%) Physics
3 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Random Forest
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) Support Vector Machines
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree