Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GNU Octave
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1183 1143 1279
Rank change year-on-year -40 +136 +5
Permanent jobs citing GNU Octave 15 41 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.023% 0.010%
As % of the Applications category 0.10% 0.27% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 11 40 19
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -17.86% +40.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £37,125 £41,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,250 £86,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year +8.70% +12.20% +7.89%

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 14,954 15,009 20,333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.46% 8.59% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 11,859 12,260 16,377
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 £21,875
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,500
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 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for GNU Octave in the UK

GNU Octave
Top 9 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 20 February 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 -38 15 £62,500 +8.70% 3
UK excluding London -43 8 £62,500 +8.70% 3
London -15 7 £62,500 -16.67%
South East -3 3 £70,000 +21.74% 2
North of England - 3 - - 1
North West - 2 - - 1
South West +3 1 £45,000 -5.26%
East of England -10 1 - -
North East - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 12 (80.00%) Python
2 11 (73.33%) Mathematics
3 10 (66.67%) R
3 10 (66.67%) Machine Learning
3 10 (66.67%) Big Data
3 10 (66.67%) C++
3 10 (66.67%) Data Science
4 9 (60.00%) PhD
4 9 (60.00%) Java
4 9 (60.00%) Hadoop
4 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
5 8 (53.33%) Artificial Intelligence
5 8 (53.33%) SQL
6 7 (46.67%) Data Modelling
6 7 (46.67%) MATLAB
6 7 (46.67%) NumPy
6 7 (46.67%) Statistical Modelling
6 7 (46.67%) Decision Tree
6 7 (46.67%) MongoDB
6 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
6 7 (46.67%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (46.67%) Apache Spark
7 6 (40.00%) Pandas
7 6 (40.00%) Impala
7 6 (40.00%) Apache Pig
7 6 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (40.00%) Apache Hive
7 6 (40.00%) Statistical Analysis
8 4 (26.67%) Data Analytics
8 4 (26.67%) REST

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 7 (46.67%) Apache Spark
2 6 (40.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
1 1 (6.67%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) Big Data
2 9 (60.00%) Hadoop
3 7 (46.67%) MongoDB
3 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
4 6 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (40.00%) Apache Hive
4 6 (40.00%) Impala
5 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (6.67%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
2 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Data Scientist
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Machine Learning Scientist
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Data Scientist
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics Scientist
3 1 (6.67%) Data Science Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Machine Learning Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) NumPy
2 6 (40.00%) Pandas
3 4 (26.67%) REST
4 2 (13.33%) .NET
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) HTML5
4 2 (13.33%) jQuery
4 2 (13.33%) JSON
4 2 (13.33%) RESTful
4 2 (13.33%) TensorFlow
4 2 (13.33%) WCF
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Core
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.67%) Play Framework
5 1 (6.67%) SciPy
5 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (6.67%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.67%) Acoustics
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) ASIC
3 1 (6.67%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Mathematics
2 10 (66.67%) Data Science
2 10 (66.67%) Machine Learning
3 8 (53.33%) Artificial Intelligence
4 7 (46.67%) Data Modelling
4 7 (46.67%) Decision Tree
4 7 (46.67%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (46.67%) Statistical Modelling
5 6 (40.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 4 (26.67%) Analytics
6 4 (26.67%) Convolutional Neural Network
6 4 (26.67%) Data Analytics
7 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) API Integration
8 2 (13.33%) Logistic Regression
8 2 (13.33%) MVC
8 2 (13.33%) Neural Network
8 2 (13.33%) Physics
9 1 (6.67%) Linear Regression
9 1 (6.67%) Proprietary Trading
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Python
2 10 (66.67%) C++
2 10 (66.67%) R
3 9 (60.00%) Java
4 8 (53.33%) SQL
5 7 (46.67%) MATLAB
6 3 (20.00%) C#
7 2 (13.33%) C
7 2 (13.33%) Fortran
7 2 (13.33%) Perl
7 2 (13.33%) Scala
8 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) PhD
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Cadence
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft