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 3 months to 30 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GNU Octave
UK
3 months to
30 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 864 934 975
Rank change year-on-year +70 +41  
Permanent jobs citing GNU Octave 4 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.005% 0.008%
As % of the Applications category 0.053% 0.054% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 7
Median salary £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £67,500 £62,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £86,000 £81,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 - £70,000

GNU Octave is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 7482 9295 10802
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.75% 9.47% 9.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5936 7590 8447
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +4.61%  

GNU Octave
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing GNU Octave as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

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 3 months to 30 May 2017.

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 3 months to 30 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +58 4 £80,000 +10.34% 2
London +53 2 £82,500 +13.79% 2
Seaham - 1 - -
Durham - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £37,500 -
North East - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 30 May 2017, IT jobs citing GNU Octave also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for GNU Octave.

1 10 (66.67%) MATLAB
1 10 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 9 (60.00%) C++
2 9 (60.00%) R
3 8 (53.33%) Signal Processing
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Python
5 5 (33.33%) Simulink
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 5 (33.33%) Machine Learning
6 4 (26.67%) OpenCV
6 4 (26.67%) DevOps
6 4 (26.67%) Software-Defined Radio
6 4 (26.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
6 4 (26.67%) SciPy
6 4 (26.67%) NumPy
6 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (26.67%) Digital Signal Processing
6 4 (26.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (26.67%) Xilinx
6 4 (26.67%) Validation
6 4 (26.67%) STL
6 4 (26.67%) Firmware
6 4 (26.67%) PhD
6 4 (26.67%) C
6 4 (26.67%) C#
6 4 (26.67%) Computer Vision

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:

Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Software-Defined Radio
2 3 (20.00%) CDMA
2 3 (20.00%) TDMA
3 1 (6.67%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (6.67%) HBase
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.67%) Power BI
1 1 (6.67%) QlikView
General
1 2 (13.33%) Back Office
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Vision Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) FPGA Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Research Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Development Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) DSP Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Site Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 4 (26.67%) NumPy
1 4 (26.67%) OpenCV
1 4 (26.67%) SciPy
1 4 (26.67%) STL
2 1 (6.67%) Scilab
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 4 (26.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (20.00%) Device Driver
3 3 (20.00%) Verilog
4 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Signal Processing
2 5 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Computer Vision
3 4 (26.67%) DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) Digital Signal Processing
3 4 (26.67%) Validation
4 3 (20.00%) FPGA Design
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (6.67%) Low Latency
6 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) MATLAB
2 9 (60.00%) C++
2 9 (60.00%) R
3 6 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
4 4 (26.67%) C
4 4 (26.67%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) Julia
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Xilinx
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) Splunk
2 1 (6.67%) Tableau
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