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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F#
Rank 253 305 298
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -7
Permanent jobs citing F# 8 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 0.26% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 12
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £53,000 £50,250
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £65,000 £99,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,074 £40,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +25.00%
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
3651 5008 5606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 54.55% 49.10% 54.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3271 4498 4870
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

F# Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 22 (84.62%) C#
2 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (65.38%) .NET
3 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
4 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
5 14 (53.85%) TDD
6 13 (50.00%) NUnit
7 12 (46.15%) HTML
7 12 (46.15%) Java
7 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
7 12 (46.15%) HTML5
7 12 (46.15%) BDD
8 11 (42.31%) Open Source
8 11 (42.31%) CSS
8 11 (42.31%) Finance
9 10 (38.46%) SQL
9 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
9 10 (38.46%) OO
9 10 (38.46%) QA
9 10 (38.46%) Degree
10 9 (34.62%) JIRA
10 9 (34.62%) Use Case
10 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
11 8 (30.77%) C++
11 8 (30.77%) JUnit
11 8 (30.77%) MVC
11 8 (30.77%) Selenium
11 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (30.77%) Functional Programming
12 7 (26.92%) The Grinder

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.54%) GitHub
2 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.85%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
2 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (50.00%) NUnit
2 9 (34.62%) JIRA
3 8 (30.77%) JUnit
3 8 (30.77%) Selenium
4 7 (26.92%) Eclipse
4 7 (26.92%) FitNesse
4 7 (26.92%) jMock
4 7 (26.92%) JSUnit
4 7 (26.92%) SilkTest
4 7 (26.92%) The Grinder
4 7 (26.92%) WebDriver
5 5 (19.23%) Moq
5 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
6 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
7 3 (11.54%) Maven
7 3 (11.54%) MSBuild
7 3 (11.54%) TeamCity
7 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
8 2 (7.69%) Ant
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Financial Institution
3 4 (15.38%) Banking
3 4 (15.38%) Front Office
3 4 (15.38%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Back Office
4 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) C# Developer
3 10 (38.46%) Java Developer
4 7 (26.92%) .NET Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Graduate
4 7 (26.92%) Graduate Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Graduate Java Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Agile C# Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Developer
5 4 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Lead C# Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Lead Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
6 3 (11.54%) AWS Developer
6 3 (11.54%) F# Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Java E-Commerce Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Azure Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Digital Transformation
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) .NET
2 12 (46.15%) HTML
2 12 (46.15%) HTML5
3 11 (42.31%) CSS
4 7 (26.92%) Servlets
5 6 (23.08%) Entity Framework
6 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
6 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (19.23%) Autofac
6 5 (19.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (15.38%) D3.js
7 4 (15.38%) jQuery
8 3 (11.54%) NHibernate
8 3 (11.54%) WCF
8 3 (11.54%) WPF
9 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
9 2 (7.69%) LINQ
9 2 (7.69%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.54%) Algorithms
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
3 2 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.85%) Derivative
4 1 (3.85%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.85%) Market Risk
4 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile Games
4 1 (3.85%) Physics
4 1 (3.85%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Unix
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) TDD
3 12 (46.15%) BDD
4 11 (42.31%) Open Source
5 10 (38.46%) OO
6 9 (34.62%) Use Case
7 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (30.77%) Functional Programming
7 8 (30.77%) MVC
8 7 (26.92%) Functional Testing
8 7 (26.92%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (26.92%) Pair Programming
8 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
8 7 (26.92%) Unit Testing
8 7 (26.92%) Web Application Development
9 6 (23.08%) MVVM
10 4 (15.38%) SOLID
11 3 (11.54%) DevOps
11 3 (11.54%) Domain-Driven Design
11 3 (11.54%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) C#
2 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
3 12 (46.15%) Java
4 10 (38.46%) SQL
5 8 (30.77%) C++
6 7 (26.92%) Python
6 7 (26.92%) Ruby
7 6 (23.08%) C
7 6 (23.08%) Clojure
7 6 (23.08%) Scala
8 4 (15.38%) TypeScript
9 3 (11.54%) Go
10 2 (7.69%) MATLAB
10 2 (7.69%) Rust
10 2 (7.69%) VBA
11 1 (3.85%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (3.85%) Erlang
11 1 (3.85%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.85%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Ansible
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
2 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.85%) Mesos
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) Perforce
3 2 (7.69%) Twitter
4 1 (3.85%) Facebook
4 1 (3.85%) Google
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