The first table below looks at the demand for F# skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F# over the 3 months to 1 August 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F#
Rank 327 297 308
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +11
Permanent jobs citing F# 9 30 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.073% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.45% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 26 21
Average salary £63,750 £55,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.90% -18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £47,500 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -7.14%
Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6433 6620 7143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.39% 55.55% 55.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5543 5963 6642
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
F#
London

F#
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

F# Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

F#
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

F# Salary Trend in the City of London

F#
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F# across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

F# Salary Histogram in the City of London

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 32 (94.12%) C#
2 28 (82.35%) .NET
3 24 (70.59%) TDD
4 20 (58.82%) MVC
4 20 (58.82%) Java
5 19 (55.88%) ASP.NET
6 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
6 18 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (50.00%) SQL
8 16 (47.06%) jQuery
9 15 (44.12%) WCF
9 15 (44.12%) Ruby
9 15 (44.12%) OO
9 15 (44.12%) E-Commerce
9 15 (44.12%) Finance
10 14 (41.18%) Web Services
10 14 (41.18%) MongoDB
11 13 (38.24%) Python
11 13 (38.24%) CMS
11 13 (38.24%) Inversion of Control
11 13 (38.24%) EPiServer
11 13 (38.24%) Umbraco
11 13 (38.24%) Sitecore CMS
11 13 (38.24%) Sitecore
12 11 (32.35%) Scrum
12 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
12 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (29.41%) Selenium
13 10 (29.41%) Open Source
13 10 (29.41%) Advertising

F#
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 13 (38.24%) CMS
1 13 (38.24%) Umbraco
1 13 (38.24%) Sitecore CMS
2 10 (29.41%) Node.js
3 7 (20.59%) NServiceBus
3 7 (20.59%) Magnolia
3 7 (20.59%) Orchard CMS
3 7 (20.59%) Sitefinity
4 2 (5.88%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.88%) GitHub
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) MongoDB
2 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
3 10 (29.41%) NoSQL
4 9 (26.47%) Relational Database
5 8 (23.53%) Hadoop
5 8 (23.53%) Neo4j
5 8 (23.53%) Big Data
6 7 (20.59%) RavenDB
6 7 (20.59%) CouchDB
7 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (8.82%) Redis
8 3 (8.82%) Apache Hive
9 2 (5.88%) HBase
9 2 (5.88%) Mahout
10 1 (2.94%) Hazelcast
10 1 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (2.94%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Selenium
2 9 (26.47%) NUnit
3 7 (20.59%) WebDriver
4 6 (17.65%) JIRA
5 5 (14.71%) SpecFlow
6 4 (11.76%) TeamCity
6 4 (11.76%) Jasmine
7 2 (5.88%) FitNesse
7 2 (5.88%) ReSharper
7 2 (5.88%) SilkTest
7 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
7 2 (5.88%) PhantomJS
7 2 (5.88%) NCrunch
7 2 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (2.94%) PostSharp
General
1 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 10 (29.41%) Advertising
3 4 (11.76%) Marketing
4 3 (8.82%) Games
5 2 (5.88%) Retail
6 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.94%) Banking
6 1 (2.94%) Front Office
6 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) Developer
2 19 (55.88%) .NET Developer
3 18 (52.94%) C# Developer
4 17 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (35.29%) Senior Developer
6 11 (32.35%) Senior .NET Developer
7 9 (26.47%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (20.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (17.65%) VB.NET Developer
10 4 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (11.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
11 2 (5.88%) Programmer
11 2 (5.88%) Graduate
11 2 (5.88%) Big Data Developer
12 1 (2.94%) UI Programmer
12 1 (2.94%) .NET Programmer
12 1 (2.94%) C# Programmer
12 1 (2.94%) UI Developer
12 1 (2.94%) Data Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (82.35%) .NET
2 19 (55.88%) ASP.NET
3 18 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (47.06%) jQuery
5 15 (44.12%) WCF
6 14 (41.18%) Web Services
7 10 (29.41%) AngularJS
8 9 (26.47%) NancyFx
8 9 (26.47%) CSS
8 9 (26.47%) .NET Framework
9 8 (23.53%) NHibernate
9 8 (23.53%) HTML
9 8 (23.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 8 (23.53%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 7 (20.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (20.59%) Unity DI Container
10 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (20.59%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Inversion of Control
2 10 (29.41%) Open Source
3 7 (20.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
5 3 (8.82%) Online Games
6 2 (5.88%) CUDA
6 2 (5.88%) Hedge funds
7 1 (2.94%) Xbox
7 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) TDD
2 20 (58.82%) MVC
3 15 (44.12%) OO
3 15 (44.12%) E-Commerce
4 11 (32.35%) Scrum
4 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (29.41%) Pair Programming
5 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
6 9 (26.47%) BDD
6 9 (26.47%) Domain-Driven Design
7 7 (20.59%) Web Application Development
7 7 (20.59%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (20.59%) B2B
8 6 (17.65%) DevOps
9 5 (14.71%) Project Management
9 5 (14.71%) Kanban
10 4 (11.76%) Software Testing
10 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (11.76%) Incident Management
10 4 (11.76%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) C#
2 20 (58.82%) Java
3 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
4 17 (50.00%) SQL
5 15 (44.12%) Ruby
6 13 (38.24%) Python
7 8 (23.53%) Scala
8 7 (20.59%) VB
9 6 (17.65%) IronPython
9 6 (17.65%) VB.NET
9 6 (17.65%) T-SQL
10 4 (11.76%) Haskell
10 4 (11.76%) C++
10 4 (11.76%) Clojure
11 2 (5.88%) Erlang
11 2 (5.88%) OCaml
11 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
11 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Puppet
1 2 (5.88%) HAProxy
2 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) EPiServer
1 13 (38.24%) Sitecore
2 7 (20.59%) Twitter
3 6 (17.65%) Endeca
3 6 (17.65%) DevExpress
4 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
6 3 (8.82%) Google
7 1 (2.94%) Facebook
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