The table below looks at the statistics for F# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F# over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F#
Rank - 108 -
Permanent jobs citing F# 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.38% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +53.84%
F#
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
600 780 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 46.12% 49.59% 54.50%
Number of salaries quoted 411 535 357
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

F#
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

F# Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

F#
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

F# Salary Trend in Edinburgh

F#
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) VBA
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (100.00%) Front Office
1 3 (100.00%) Equities
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (100.00%) Derivative
1 3 (100.00%) FINCAD Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Fund Management
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Exotic Derivative
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Postgraduate
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) TDD

F#
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) FINCAD Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Front Office
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Quantitative Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Quantitative Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (100.00%) Equities
1 3 (100.00%) Derivative
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Exotic Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) Fund Management
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft