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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F#
Rank 298 314 300
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Permanent jobs citing F# 9 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.086% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 0.41% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 18
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £48,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
5314 6616 6459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 50.49% 52.55% 54.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4672 5728 5738
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 24 April 2015.

F# Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 17 (80.95%) C#
2 16 (76.19%) TDD
3 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (61.90%) Java
3 13 (61.90%) SQL
3 13 (61.90%) .NET
4 12 (57.14%) Scala
4 12 (57.14%) MongoDB
5 11 (52.38%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
7 9 (42.86%) Ruby
7 9 (42.86%) NoSQL
7 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (42.86%) PowerShell
7 9 (42.86%) RESTful
7 9 (42.86%) BDD
7 9 (42.86%) Big Data
8 8 (38.10%) Analytics
8 8 (38.10%) Hadoop
8 8 (38.10%) Web Analytics
8 8 (38.10%) Python
8 8 (38.10%) Data Mining
8 8 (38.10%) Apache Spark
9 7 (33.33%) User Experience
9 7 (33.33%) MSMQ
9 7 (33.33%) Windows
9 7 (33.33%) HTML
9 7 (33.33%) Data Analysis
9 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 8 (38.10%) Apache Spark
2 3 (14.29%) Node.js
3 1 (4.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Mathematica
1 1 (4.76%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (9.52%) GitHub
5 1 (4.76%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) MongoDB
2 9 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 9 (42.86%) Big Data
3 8 (38.10%) Data Mining
3 8 (38.10%) Hadoop
4 7 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 2 (9.52%) Redis
8 1 (4.76%) Event Store
8 1 (4.76%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) TeamCity
1 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
2 4 (19.05%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (19.05%) MSBuild
2 4 (19.05%) NUnit
3 2 (9.52%) Selenium
3 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.76%) JUnit
4 1 (4.76%) Maven
4 1 (4.76%) JIRA
4 1 (4.76%) Calabash
General
1 5 (23.81%) Games
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) .NET Developer
2 5 (23.81%) C# Developer
2 5 (23.81%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Programmer
4 2 (9.52%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Java Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Junior
5 1 (4.76%) Data Scientist
5 1 (4.76%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) .NET
2 9 (42.86%) RESTful
3 7 (33.33%) Reactive Extensions
3 7 (33.33%) Task Parallel Library
3 7 (33.33%) HTML
3 7 (33.33%) MSMQ
4 6 (28.57%) CSS
4 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 4 (19.05%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (19.05%) WCF
6 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 3 (14.29%) Spring
7 2 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (9.52%) HTML5
8 1 (4.76%) MvvmCross
8 1 (4.76%) REST
8 1 (4.76%) CSS3
8 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (4.76%) NancyFx
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) User Experience
2 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 4 (19.05%) Open Source
3 3 (14.29%) Online Games
3 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.76%) Neural Network
4 1 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (4.76%) Social Media
4 1 (4.76%) Hedge funds
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) TDD
2 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (52.38%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (42.86%) BDD
5 8 (38.10%) Analytics
5 8 (38.10%) Web Analytics
6 7 (33.33%) Data Analysis
6 7 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
6 7 (33.33%) Data Analytics
6 7 (33.33%) Multithreading
6 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Concurrent Programming
8 4 (19.05%) Functional Programming
8 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
9 3 (14.29%) Scrum
10 2 (9.52%) Web Design
10 2 (9.52%) Pair Programming
10 2 (9.52%) Project Management
10 2 (9.52%) MVC
10 2 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) C#
2 13 (61.90%) Java
2 13 (61.90%) SQL
3 12 (57.14%) Scala
4 9 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 9 (42.86%) Ruby
5 8 (38.10%) Python
6 6 (28.57%) Haskell
7 4 (19.05%) Erlang
7 4 (19.05%) Clojure
8 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
8 3 (14.29%) OCaml
9 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
9 1 (4.76%) C
9 1 (4.76%) R
9 1 (4.76%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) ZABBIX
1 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.76%) StatsD
1 1 (4.76%) logstash
1 1 (4.76%) Graphite
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) Xamarin
2 1 (4.76%) New Relic