The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F#
Rank 317 288 314
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +26
Permanent jobs citing F# 9 32 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.075% 0.26% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.47% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 26 20
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 £50,000 £40,000 £54,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £32,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -45.83%
F#
London

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

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6282 6777 7137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.16% 55.92% 55.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5443 6123 6653
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 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 22 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 30 (93.75%) C#
2 27 (84.38%) .NET
3 24 (75.00%) TDD
4 20 (62.50%) Java
5 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET
5 19 (59.38%) MVC
6 18 (56.25%) Finance
6 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (53.13%) SQL
8 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
8 16 (50.00%) jQuery
8 16 (50.00%) MongoDB
9 15 (46.88%) Ruby
9 15 (46.88%) WCF
9 15 (46.88%) OO
9 15 (46.88%) E-Commerce
10 14 (43.75%) Web Services
11 13 (40.63%) Python
11 13 (40.63%) CMS
11 13 (40.63%) Scrum
11 13 (40.63%) Umbraco
11 13 (40.63%) EPiServer
11 13 (40.63%) Sitecore CMS
11 13 (40.63%) Sitecore
12 12 (37.50%) Selenium
12 12 (37.50%) Software Engineering
12 12 (37.50%) Pair Programming
12 12 (37.50%) NoSQL
12 12 (37.50%) Open Source
12 12 (37.50%) Node.js

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 (40.63%) CMS
1 13 (40.63%) Umbraco
1 13 (40.63%) Sitecore CMS
2 12 (37.50%) Node.js
3 9 (28.13%) Orchard CMS
3 9 (28.13%) Sitefinity
3 9 (28.13%) Magnolia
3 9 (28.13%) NServiceBus
4 2 (6.25%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.25%) GitHub
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 12 (37.50%) NoSQL
3 11 (34.38%) Relational Database
4 10 (31.25%) Neo4j
5 9 (28.13%) RavenDB
5 9 (28.13%) CouchDB
5 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
6 7 (21.88%) Big Data
7 6 (18.75%) Hadoop
8 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (9.38%) Redis
9 3 (9.38%) Apache Hive
10 2 (6.25%) Mahout
10 2 (6.25%) HBase
11 1 (3.13%) Hazelcast
11 1 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (3.13%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Selenium
2 9 (28.13%) WebDriver
3 7 (21.88%) NUnit
4 5 (15.63%) SpecFlow
5 4 (12.50%) TeamCity
5 4 (12.50%) JIRA
5 4 (12.50%) Jasmine
6 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
6 2 (6.25%) ReSharper
6 2 (6.25%) FitNesse
6 2 (6.25%) SilkTest
6 2 (6.25%) PhantomJS
6 2 (6.25%) NCrunch
6 2 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (3.13%) PostSharp
General
1 18 (56.25%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Advertising
3 3 (9.38%) Marketing
3 3 (9.38%) Games
4 2 (6.25%) Front Office
4 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Retail
5 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Developer
2 17 (53.13%) .NET Developer
2 17 (53.13%) C# Developer
3 15 (46.88%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (37.50%) Senior Developer
5 11 (34.38%) Senior .NET Developer
6 9 (28.13%) Senior C# Developer
7 7 (21.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
9 3 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (9.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
10 2 (6.25%) Graduate
10 2 (6.25%) Programmer
10 2 (6.25%) Big Data Developer
11 1 (3.13%) UI Programmer
11 1 (3.13%) WPF Developer
11 1 (3.13%) .NET Team Leader
11 1 (3.13%) .NET Programmer
11 1 (3.13%) Data Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (84.38%) .NET
2 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET
3 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (50.00%) jQuery
5 15 (46.88%) WCF
6 14 (43.75%) Web Services
7 12 (37.50%) AngularJS
8 11 (34.38%) NancyFx
8 11 (34.38%) CSS
8 11 (34.38%) .NET Framework
9 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (31.25%) KnockoutJS
10 9 (28.13%) REST
10 9 (28.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (28.13%) SOAP
11 8 (25.00%) NHibernate
11 8 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 7 (21.88%) StructureMap
12 7 (21.88%) Castle Windsor
12 7 (21.88%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Open Source
2 11 (34.38%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (28.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
5 3 (9.38%) Online Games
6 2 (6.25%) CUDA
6 2 (6.25%) Hedge funds
7 1 (3.13%) Xbox
7 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
1 6 (18.75%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) TDD
2 19 (59.38%) MVC
3 15 (46.88%) OO
3 15 (46.88%) E-Commerce
4 13 (40.63%) Scrum
5 12 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 12 (37.50%) Pair Programming
6 11 (34.38%) Domain-Driven Design
7 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (28.13%) BDD
8 9 (28.13%) Web Application Development
8 9 (28.13%) B2B
9 8 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (18.75%) Functional Programming
11 5 (15.63%) DevOps
11 5 (15.63%) Kanban
12 4 (12.50%) Project Management
12 4 (12.50%) Multithreading
13 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) C#
2 20 (62.50%) Java
3 17 (53.13%) SQL
4 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 15 (46.88%) Ruby
6 13 (40.63%) Python
7 9 (28.13%) VB
8 7 (21.88%) Scala
9 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
9 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
9 4 (12.50%) C++
9 4 (12.50%) Haskell
9 4 (12.50%) IronPython
10 3 (9.38%) Clojure
11 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
11 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
11 2 (6.25%) Groovy
11 2 (6.25%) OCaml
12 1 (3.13%) Erlang
12 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Puppet
1 2 (6.25%) HAProxy
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) EPiServer
1 13 (40.63%) Sitecore
2 9 (28.13%) Twitter
3 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.50%) DevExpress
4 4 (12.50%) Endeca
5 3 (9.38%) Google
5 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.13%) Facebook
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bens - pens, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago