The table below looks at the statistics 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F#
Rank 115 108 129
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +21
Permanent jobs citing F# 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.058% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.092% 0.32% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £37,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -37.50%
F#
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1086 944 1560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 63.03% 64.66% 73.00%
Number of salaries quoted 854 817 1371
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) WATIR
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Sahi
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Programming
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

F#
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) WATIR
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) Sahi
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (50.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Programming
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Brady