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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Objective Caml (OCaml)
Rank 312 322 319
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs citing OCaml 2 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.019% 0.035% 0.061%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.038% 0.063% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 7
Average salary £56,250 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £50,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £60,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -7.69%
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
5332 6363 5951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 49.52% 54.91% 51.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4780 5567 5514
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 24 December 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Haskell
1 3 (100.00%) Scala
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Programming
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Online Games
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) F#
2 2 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Clojure
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Tcl
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Online Games
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Hedge funds
2 1 (33.33%) Xbox
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Haskell
1 3 (100.00%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) Clojure
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) F#
3 1 (33.33%) Erlang
3 1 (33.33%) Tcl
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Google