The table below looks at the statistics for F# skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F# over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F#
Rank - 238 280
Permanent jobs citing F# 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.070% 0.022%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.12% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £39,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.90%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £32,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -45.83%
F#
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3907 4041 5363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.31% 56.68% 58.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3276 3626 4697
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

F#
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F# across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

F# Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

F#
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F# across the East of England region.

F# Salary Trend in the East of England

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 28 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (78.57%) TDD
3 13 (46.43%) .NET
4 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 12 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 12 (42.86%) Python
4 12 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 12 (42.86%) Ruby
4 12 (42.86%) WATIR
4 12 (42.86%) Selenium
4 12 (42.86%) Sahi
4 12 (42.86%) WebDriver
4 12 (42.86%) BDD
4 12 (42.86%) Jasmine
4 12 (42.86%) Automation Testing
4 12 (42.86%) Selenium IDE
4 12 (42.86%) Test Scripting
5 11 (39.29%) SQL
6 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 10 (35.71%) QA
7 8 (28.57%) ISTQB
7 8 (28.57%) Relational Database
8 7 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
8 7 (25.00%) Marketing
8 7 (25.00%) Ajax
8 7 (25.00%) XHTML
8 7 (25.00%) OOP
8 7 (25.00%) OO

F#
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) WATIR
1 12 (42.86%) Selenium
1 12 (42.86%) Sahi
1 12 (42.86%) WebDriver
1 12 (42.86%) Jasmine
1 12 (42.86%) Selenium IDE
General
1 7 (25.00%) Marketing
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) C# Developer
3 8 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 8 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (25.00%) C# Programmer
4 7 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
4 7 (25.00%) Programmer
5 6 (21.43%) Test Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Tester
6 4 (14.29%) QA Tester
7 3 (10.71%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Applications Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Automated Tester
8 2 (7.14%) Lead Developer
8 2 (7.14%) QA Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Junior Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) .NET
2 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 7 (25.00%) Ajax
3 7 (25.00%) XHTML
3 7 (25.00%) HTML
3 7 (25.00%) CSS
4 5 (17.86%) Web Services
4 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (10.71%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (10.71%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (78.57%) TDD
2 12 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 12 (42.86%) Automated Testing
2 12 (42.86%) BDD
2 12 (42.86%) Automation Testing
2 12 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 7 (25.00%) OOP
3 7 (25.00%) OO
4 4 (14.29%) Functional Programming
5 3 (10.71%) Scrum
6 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.57%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (42.86%) Python
2 12 (42.86%) Ruby
3 11 (39.29%) SQL
4 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 7 (25.00%) C++
6 5 (17.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (35.71%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
Cambridge
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