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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F#
Rank 322 298 312
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +14
Permanent jobs citing F# 11 28 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.089% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 0.42% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 18
Average salary £57,500 £58,750 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.12% -12.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £44,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -7.14%
Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6484 6646 7172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.73% 55.34% 55.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5581 5983 6680
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 35 (92.11%) C#
2 31 (81.58%) .NET
3 24 (63.16%) TDD
4 23 (60.53%) MVC
5 22 (57.89%) JavaScript
6 21 (55.26%) Java
7 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 19 (50.00%) Ruby
8 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (44.74%) SQL
9 17 (44.74%) Python
10 15 (39.47%) Web Services
10 15 (39.47%) Finance
10 15 (39.47%) OO
10 15 (39.47%) jQuery
10 15 (39.47%) WCF
11 14 (36.84%) E-Commerce
12 13 (34.21%) CMS
12 13 (34.21%) Umbraco
12 13 (34.21%) EPiServer
12 13 (34.21%) Sitecore CMS
12 13 (34.21%) Sitecore
12 13 (34.21%) Inversion of Control
12 13 (34.21%) MongoDB
13 11 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (26.32%) Pair Programming
14 10 (26.32%) Advertising
14 10 (26.32%) Scrum
14 10 (26.32%) CSS
14 10 (26.32%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (34.21%) CMS
1 13 (34.21%) Umbraco
1 13 (34.21%) Sitecore CMS
2 9 (23.68%) Node.js
3 7 (18.42%) Sitefinity
3 7 (18.42%) Orchard CMS
3 7 (18.42%) NServiceBus
3 7 (18.42%) Magnolia
4 2 (5.26%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (15.79%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon S3
3 2 (5.26%) GitHub
4 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) Internet
2 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) MongoDB
2 10 (26.32%) NoSQL
2 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
3 9 (23.68%) Relational Database
4 8 (21.05%) Neo4j
4 8 (21.05%) Hadoop
4 8 (21.05%) Big Data
5 7 (18.42%) RavenDB
5 7 (18.42%) CouchDB
6 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (7.89%) Apache Hive
7 3 (7.89%) Redis
8 2 (5.26%) Mahout
8 2 (5.26%) HBase
9 1 (2.63%) Couchbase
9 1 (2.63%) Hazelcast
9 1 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Selenium
2 8 (21.05%) NUnit
3 7 (18.42%) WebDriver
4 6 (15.79%) JIRA
5 4 (10.53%) SpecFlow
5 4 (10.53%) Jasmine
6 3 (7.89%) TeamCity
7 2 (5.26%) FitNesse
7 2 (5.26%) ReSharper
7 2 (5.26%) SilkTest
7 2 (5.26%) PhantomJS
7 2 (5.26%) NCrunch
7 2 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (2.63%) PostSharp
8 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (39.47%) Finance
2 10 (26.32%) Advertising
3 4 (10.53%) Marketing
4 3 (7.89%) Games
5 2 (5.26%) Retail
6 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.63%) Front Office
6 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (78.95%) Developer
2 23 (60.53%) .NET Developer
3 22 (57.89%) C# Developer
4 21 (55.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (28.95%) Senior .NET Developer
5 11 (28.95%) Senior Developer
6 9 (23.68%) Senior C# Developer
7 7 (18.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (15.79%) VB.NET Developer
9 4 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (10.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
11 2 (5.26%) Programmer
11 2 (5.26%) Graduate
11 2 (5.26%) Big Data Developer
12 1 (2.63%) Junior
12 1 (2.63%) Junior Developer
12 1 (2.63%) Junior Java Developer
12 1 (2.63%) .NET Programmer
12 1 (2.63%) Data Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (81.58%) .NET
2 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (39.47%) jQuery
4 15 (39.47%) Web Services
4 15 (39.47%) WCF
5 10 (26.32%) CSS
6 9 (23.68%) NancyFx
6 9 (23.68%) AngularJS
7 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 8 (21.05%) HTML
7 8 (21.05%) .NET Framework
8 7 (18.42%) SOAP
8 7 (18.42%) Unity DI Container
8 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (18.42%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (18.42%) NHibernate
8 7 (18.42%) StructureMap
8 7 (18.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Inversion of Control
2 10 (26.32%) Open Source
3 7 (18.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
5 3 (7.89%) Online Games
5 3 (7.89%) Hedge funds
6 2 (5.26%) CUDA
7 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.63%) Xbox
7 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
1 6 (15.79%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) TDD
2 23 (60.53%) MVC
3 15 (39.47%) OO
4 14 (36.84%) E-Commerce
5 11 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
6 10 (26.32%) Pair Programming
6 10 (26.32%) Scrum
7 9 (23.68%) Domain-Driven Design
8 8 (21.05%) BDD
8 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (18.42%) B2B
9 7 (18.42%) Web Application Development
9 7 (18.42%) DevOps
9 7 (18.42%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (13.16%) Project Management
11 4 (10.53%) Change Management
11 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
11 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (92.11%) C#
2 22 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 21 (55.26%) Java
4 19 (50.00%) Ruby
5 17 (44.74%) SQL
5 17 (44.74%) Python
6 8 (21.05%) Scala
7 7 (18.42%) VB
8 6 (15.79%) VB.NET
8 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
8 6 (15.79%) IronPython
9 5 (13.16%) Clojure
10 4 (10.53%) Haskell
10 4 (10.53%) C++
11 2 (5.26%) Erlang
11 2 (5.26%) OCaml
11 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
11 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
12 1 (2.63%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Puppet
2 2 (5.26%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) EPiServer
1 13 (34.21%) Sitecore
2 7 (18.42%) Twitter
3 6 (15.79%) DevExpress
3 6 (15.79%) Endeca
4 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
5 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.89%) Google
7 1 (2.63%) Facebook