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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Objective Caml (OCaml)
Rank 301 327 322
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -5
Permanent jobs citing OCaml 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.021% 0.009% 0.017%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.038% 0.016% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £92,500 £65,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.30% +13.04%
UK excluding London average salary - - £39,000
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
5234 6139 6642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 54.10% 52.33% 56.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4566 5340 6006
Average salary £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.48% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,200 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Haskell
1 3 (100.00%) Erlang
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Online Games
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Clojure
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Twisted
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Online Games
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Haskell
1 3 (100.00%) Erlang
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) F#
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Clojure
3 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree