The table below looks at the statistics for OCaml 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 OCaml over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Objective Caml (OCaml)
Rank 313 336 315
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -21
Permanent jobs citing OCaml 1 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.009% 0.041% 0.076%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.018% 0.076% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 9
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
- -23.07%
OCaml
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
5518 6612 6179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 50.11% 54.83% 52.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4926 5790 5751
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

OCaml
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

OCaml Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OCaml
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

OCaml Salary Trend in the City of London

OCaml
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OCaml 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 OCaml.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Online Games
1 2 (100.00%) Haskell
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) F#
1 2 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
1 2 (100.00%) Clojure
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Programming
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Hazelcast
2 1 (50.00%) Xbox
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Erlang
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics

OCaml
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OCaml 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 OCaml. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Online Games
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (50.00%) Xbox
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Haskell
1 2 (100.00%) F#
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
1 2 (100.00%) Clojure
2 1 (50.00%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-75k base + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago