Period
to 19 April 2018

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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GNU Octave
UK
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1175 1158 1278
Rank change year-on-year -17 +120 +36
Permanent jobs citing GNU Octave 20 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.013% 0.006%
As % of the Applications category 0.13% 0.16% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 12
UK median annual salary £58,750 £57,500 £76,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.17% -24.59% +52.50%
10th Percentile £47,500 £33,750 £57,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £88,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.57% +9.52% +16.67%

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 14,900 14,795 19,697
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.40% 8.60% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 11,712 11,959 15,931
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for GNU Octave in the UK

GNU Octave
Top 8 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 19 April 2018. 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 +15 20 £58,750 +2.17% 2
UK excluding London -23 14 £52,000 -9.57% 2
South East -22 11 £54,000 -6.09% 2
London +10 6 £63,750 -15.00%
North of England +8 2 - -
South West -8 1 £45,000 -5.26%
North East -21 1 - -
North West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, 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 18 (90.00%) Big Data
2 17 (85.00%) R
3 16 (80.00%) C++
3 16 (80.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 15 (75.00%) Mathematics
5 14 (70.00%) PhD
5 14 (70.00%) Data Science
6 13 (65.00%) Python
6 13 (65.00%) Machine Learning
7 11 (55.00%) Computer Science
7 11 (55.00%) Hadoop
7 11 (55.00%) Java
8 10 (50.00%) SQL
8 10 (50.00%) Data Modelling
8 10 (50.00%) MATLAB
8 10 (50.00%) MongoDB
8 10 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
8 10 (50.00%) NumPy
8 10 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
8 10 (50.00%) Apache Spark
9 9 (45.00%) Pandas
9 9 (45.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 9 (45.00%) Relational Database
9 9 (45.00%) Apache Pig
9 9 (45.00%) Impala
9 9 (45.00%) Decision Tree
9 9 (45.00%) Apache Hive
10 8 (40.00%) Data Analysis
10 8 (40.00%) C#
11 7 (35.00%) Problem-Solving

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 10 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 9 (45.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
1 1 (5.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) Big Data
2 11 (55.00%) Hadoop
3 10 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 9 (45.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 9 (45.00%) Apache Hive
4 9 (45.00%) Impala
4 9 (45.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (5.00%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
2 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Data Scientist
2 2 (10.00%) Big Data Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Data Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Senior Data Scientist
3 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Machine Learning Scientist
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) NumPy
2 9 (45.00%) Pandas
3 4 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (10.00%) .NET
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) HTML5
4 2 (10.00%) jQuery
4 2 (10.00%) JSON
4 2 (10.00%) RESTful
4 2 (10.00%) TensorFlow
4 2 (10.00%) WCF
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Core
5 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.00%) Play Framework
5 1 (5.00%) SciPy
5 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (5.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (30.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) ASIC
3 1 (5.00%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 15 (75.00%) Mathematics
3 14 (70.00%) Data Science
4 13 (65.00%) Machine Learning
5 10 (50.00%) Data Modelling
5 10 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
6 9 (45.00%) Decision Tree
7 8 (40.00%) Data Analysis
8 7 (35.00%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (30.00%) Computer Vision
9 6 (30.00%) Deep Learning
9 6 (30.00%) Physics
9 6 (30.00%) Statistical Analysis
10 5 (25.00%) Image Processing
10 5 (25.00%) Neural Network
11 4 (20.00%) Convolutional Neural Network
11 4 (20.00%) Mathematical Modelling
12 2 (10.00%) API Integration
12 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) R
2 16 (80.00%) C++
3 13 (65.00%) Python
4 11 (55.00%) Java
5 10 (50.00%) MATLAB
5 10 (50.00%) SQL
6 8 (40.00%) C#
7 2 (10.00%) Fortran
7 2 (10.00%) Scala
8 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) PhD
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Cadence
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft