Period
to 19 September 2017

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 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GNU Octave
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1173 1203 1280
Rank change year-on-year +30 +77 +58
Permanent jobs citing GNU Octave 8 46 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.024% 0.014%
As % of the Applications category 0.052% 0.27% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 45 26
UK median annual salary £51,250 £57,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.87% -11.54% +36.84%
10th Percentile £33,750 £40,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £98,750 £75,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -30.43% +15.00% -

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 15277 17343 21910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.62% 8.94% 9.99%
Number of salaries quoted 11804 14246 17476
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £22,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year +4.62% -1.52% +1.54%

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 September 2017.

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 September 2017. 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 +21 8 £51,250 -10.87% 1
UK excluding London +27 6 £40,000 -30.43%
South East +53 2 £51,250 -10.87%
London +10 2 £87,500 +25.00% 1
East of England +6 2 £37,500 -25.00%
North of England - 2 - -
North East - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 4 (50.00%) Python
1 4 (50.00%) MATLAB
1 4 (50.00%) R
1 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (37.50%) Machine Learning
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Simulink
2 3 (37.50%) Validation
2 3 (37.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Physics
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Xilinx
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) PhD
3 2 (25.00%) VHDL
3 2 (25.00%) Big Data
3 2 (25.00%) NumPy
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 2 (25.00%) Signal Processing
3 2 (25.00%) Software-Defined Radio
3 2 (25.00%) Firmware

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 1 (12.50%) Apache Pig
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
2 1 (12.50%) Impala
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) Power BI
2 1 (12.50%) QlikView
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Data Scientist
2 2 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) FPGA Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) NumPy
2 1 (12.50%) Pandas
2 1 (12.50%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (25.00%) VHDL
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Analytics
1 3 (37.50%) Machine Learning
1 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
1 3 (37.50%) Validation
2 2 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Decision Tree
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 2 (25.00%) Physics
2 2 (25.00%) Signal Processing
3 1 (12.50%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (12.50%) Neural Network
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) MATLAB
1 4 (50.00%) Python
1 4 (50.00%) R
2 3 (37.50%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) Julia
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) PhD
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Xilinx
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau