Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GNU Octave
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1056 1130 1208
Rank change year-on-year +74 +78 -4
Permanent jobs citing GNU Octave 21 41 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.025% 0.005%
As % of the Applications category 0.18% 0.28% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 17 41 6
UK median annual salary £87,500 £50,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.00% -2.44% -10.87%
10th Percentile £33,750 £43,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £115,000 £80,000 £98,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00% -30.43%

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 11,403 14,452 15,259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.14% 8.74% 8.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8,945 11,213 11,804
UK median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £22,300 £21,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -4.29% +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 23 September 2019.

Salary histogram for GNU Octave in the UK

GNU Octave
Top 7 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 23 September 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 +53 21 £87,500 +75.00%
UK excluding London +28 17 £47,500 -5.00%
South East +12 9 £97,500 +95.00%
East of England - 5 £57,500 -
London +77 4 £105,000 +21.74%
North West - 3 £37,500 -
North of England - 3 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 16 (76.19%) Python
1 16 (76.19%) MATLAB
2 13 (61.90%) Mathematics
3 12 (57.14%) R
4 11 (52.38%) C++
5 9 (42.86%) Perl
5 9 (42.86%) Analytics
6 8 (38.10%) Physics
6 8 (38.10%) PhD
6 8 (38.10%) Data Management
6 8 (38.10%) Big Data
6 8 (38.10%) Data Science
7 7 (33.33%) Electronics
7 7 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 7 (33.33%) Linux
8 5 (23.81%) Financial Modelling
8 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (23.81%) Finance
8 5 (23.81%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (23.81%) Strategic Roadmap
8 5 (23.81%) Data Analytics
8 5 (23.81%) Algorithms
8 5 (23.81%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
9 4 (19.05%) DevOps
9 4 (19.05%) Impala
9 4 (19.05%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (19.05%) Software-Defined Radio
9 4 (19.05%) Pandas
9 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills

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 4 (19.05%) Apache Pig
1 4 (19.05%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Software-Defined Radio
2 3 (14.29%) LTE
2 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (4.76%) CDMA
3 1 (4.76%) TDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) Big Data
2 4 (19.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (19.05%) Apache Hive
2 4 (19.05%) Hadoop
2 4 (19.05%) Impala
2 4 (19.05%) MongoDB
2 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
2 4 (19.05%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (19.05%) Subversion
General
1 7 (33.33%) Electronics
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Architect
1 5 (23.81%) Network Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Computer Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Computer Vision Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Data Manager
2 4 (19.05%) IT Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Development Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Development Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) NumPy
1 4 (19.05%) Pandas
1 4 (19.05%) REST
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Jena
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Algorithms
1 5 (23.81%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Semantic Web
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Debian
2 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Mathematics
2 9 (42.86%) Analytics
3 8 (38.10%) Data Management
3 8 (38.10%) Data Science
3 8 (38.10%) Physics
4 7 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (23.81%) Data Analytics
5 5 (23.81%) Financial Modelling
5 5 (23.81%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (23.81%) Strategic Roadmap
6 4 (19.05%) Collaborative Filtering
6 4 (19.05%) Computer Vision
6 4 (19.05%) Convolutional Neural Network
6 4 (19.05%) Decision Tree
6 4 (19.05%) Deep Learning
6 4 (19.05%) DevOps
6 4 (19.05%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (19.05%) Mathematical Modelling
6 4 (19.05%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) MATLAB
1 16 (76.19%) Python
2 12 (57.14%) R
3 11 (52.38%) C++
4 9 (42.86%) Perl
5 4 (19.05%) C
5 4 (19.05%) C#
5 4 (19.05%) Java
5 4 (19.05%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
1 4 (19.05%) VMware
2 3 (14.29%) Xilinx