The first table below looks at the demand for F# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F# over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F#
Rank 115 122 118
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing F# 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.17% 0.061% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% 0.091% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -7.14%
Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1132 1103 1317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 62.96% 66.85% 72.16%
Number of salaries quoted 960 1007 1145
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
F#
Cambridgeshire

F#
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F# across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

F# Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

F#
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F# across the Cambridge region.

F# Salary Trend in Cambridge

F#
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F# across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

F# Salary Histogram in Cambridge

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing F# also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited F#.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (33.33%) Jasmine
5 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (33.33%) Sahi
5 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 2 (33.33%) BDD
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Ruby
5 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (33.33%) QA
5 2 (33.33%) WATIR
5 2 (33.33%) Selenium
5 2 (33.33%) C++
5 2 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce

F#
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing F# also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited F#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Jasmine
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
1 2 (33.33%) Sahi
1 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
1 2 (33.33%) WATIR
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
1 3 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA