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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F#
Rank 103 - 114
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing F# 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.22% - 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% - 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £45,000 - £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +46.15%
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
879 1135 1071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 63.42% 62.47% 67.57%
Number of salaries quoted 789 937 965
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 3 September 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Functional Programming
2 9 (81.82%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) Scrum
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (63.64%) jQuery
4 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
4 6 (54.55%) Degree
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) TDD
6 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) .NET
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
7 3 (27.27%) OOP
7 3 (27.27%) OO
7 3 (27.27%) HTML
7 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
7 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
7 3 (27.27%) LINQ
8 2 (18.18%) Big Data
8 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
8 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark
8 2 (18.18%) Samza
8 2 (18.18%) Data Architecture
8 2 (18.18%) Scala
8 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
8 2 (18.18%) CouchDB

F#
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
2 2 (18.18%) CouchDB
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 2 (18.18%) HBase
2 2 (18.18%) Big Data
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Programmer
2 3 (27.27%) AWS Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) jQuery
1 7 (63.64%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) LINQ
4 2 (18.18%) Samza
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Functional Programming
2 9 (81.82%) Scrum
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 3 (27.27%) OOP
4 3 (27.27%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Data Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Scala
3 2 (18.18%) Clojure
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree