The table below looks at the statistics for F# skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F# over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F#
Rank 796 626 711
Rank change year-on-year
-170 +85
Permanent jobs citing F# 102 234 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.094% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.42% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 91 216 148
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -26.82%
F#
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54236 55629 59581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.15% 53.66% 54.89%
Number of salaries quoted 46806 47888 52862
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

F#
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

F# Jobs Demand Trend in England

F#
Salary Trend in England

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

F# Salary Trend in England

F#
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F# across the England region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

F# Salary Histogram in England

F#
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F# within the England region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -103 77 £62,500 - 10
East of England -10 8 £52,500 +16.66%
West Midlands - 8 £62,500 - 2
North West -12 6 £35,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 - 1
South East -33 1 £50,000 +33.33%
F#
UK

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the 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#.

1 167 (84.77%) C#
2 113 (57.36%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (54.82%) .NET
4 95 (48.22%) Java
5 83 (42.13%) Scala
6 81 (41.12%) TDD
7 73 (37.06%) Ruby
8 70 (35.53%) OO
9 68 (34.52%) Python
10 62 (31.47%) Finance
11 60 (30.46%) MVC
11 60 (30.46%) SQL
11 60 (30.46%) Functional Programming
12 59 (29.95%) Erlang
13 57 (28.93%) JavaScript
14 56 (28.43%) Software Engineering
15 55 (27.92%) ASP.NET
16 49 (24.87%) C++
17 48 (24.37%) Open Source
18 45 (22.84%) BDD
19 42 (21.32%) Scrum
20 41 (20.81%) MongoDB
20 41 (20.81%) Degree
20 41 (20.81%) Computer Science
21 40 (20.30%) ASP.NET MVC
21 40 (20.30%) Algorithms
22 37 (18.78%) NoSQL
23 35 (17.77%) Windows
24 34 (17.26%) WCF
24 34 (17.26%) Haskell

F#
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 16 (8.12%) Node.js
2 7 (3.55%) Sitefinity
2 7 (3.55%) Orchard CMS
2 7 (3.55%) NServiceBus
2 7 (3.55%) Magnolia
2 7 (3.55%) CMS
2 7 (3.55%) Umbraco
2 7 (3.55%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (3.05%) Confluence
4 3 (1.52%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (14.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.58%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.06%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (2.54%) Amazon EMR
4 5 (2.54%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.03%) Amazon S3
5 4 (2.03%) Google App Engine
5 4 (2.03%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (2.03%) Amazon Kinesis
5 4 (2.03%) SaaS
6 2 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (13.71%) TCP/IP
2 13 (6.60%) Internet
3 4 (2.03%) AMQP
4 3 (1.52%) Intranet
4 3 (1.52%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (20.81%) MongoDB
2 37 (18.78%) NoSQL
3 32 (16.24%) SQL Server
4 15 (7.61%) Relational Database
5 13 (6.60%) Big Data
6 12 (6.09%) Neo4j
7 10 (5.08%) Hadoop
8 8 (4.06%) CouchDB
8 8 (4.06%) Redis
8 8 (4.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 7 (3.55%) RavenDB
10 6 (3.05%) Data Mining
11 4 (2.03%) Apache Hive
11 4 (2.03%) BigQuery
11 4 (2.03%) Couchbase
12 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (1.02%) Hazelcast
14 1 (0.51%) MemcacheDB
14 1 (0.51%) MySQL
14 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 30 (15.23%) Selenium
2 19 (9.64%) SilkTest
3 15 (7.61%) Git (software)
4 13 (6.60%) WebDriver
5 10 (5.08%) TeamCity
6 8 (4.06%) NUnit
7 7 (3.55%) Visual Studio
8 6 (3.05%) Subversion
8 6 (3.05%) JIRA
8 6 (3.05%) Jasmine
8 6 (3.05%) Calabash
9 5 (2.54%) Selenium IDE
9 5 (2.54%) WATIR
9 5 (2.54%) Sahi
10 4 (2.03%) MSBuild
10 4 (2.03%) PostSharp
11 3 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (1.52%) Moq
11 3 (1.52%) Fiddler
11 3 (1.52%) ReSharper
General
1 62 (31.47%) Finance
2 13 (6.60%) Banking
3 12 (6.09%) Investment Banking
4 11 (5.58%) Games
4 11 (5.58%) Front Office
5 10 (5.08%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.55%) Retail
7 5 (2.54%) Advertising
8 4 (2.03%) Publishing
8 4 (2.03%) Back Office
9 2 (1.02%) Marketing
10 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 115 (58.38%) Developer
2 48 (24.37%) C# Developer
3 33 (16.75%) C# .NET Developer
4 26 (13.20%) Senior Developer
5 23 (11.68%) .NET Developer
6 20 (10.15%) Tester
7 19 (9.64%) Software Developer
7 19 (9.64%) Test Engineer
8 13 (6.60%) Software Engineer
8 13 (6.60%) Technical Engineer
8 13 (6.60%) Technical Tester
9 12 (6.09%) Senior C# Developer
10 10 (5.08%) Programmer
11 9 (4.57%) Team Leader
11 9 (4.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (4.06%) Java Developer
12 8 (4.06%) Senior .NET Developer
12 8 (4.06%) Architect
13 7 (3.55%) Development Manager
14 6 (3.05%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (54.82%) .NET
2 55 (27.92%) ASP.NET
3 40 (20.30%) ASP.NET MVC
4 34 (17.26%) WCF
5 30 (15.23%) .NET Framework
5 30 (15.23%) KnockoutJS
6 29 (14.72%) AngularJS
7 23 (11.68%) CSS
8 22 (11.17%) ASP.NET Web API
9 20 (10.15%) HTML
9 20 (10.15%) Middleware
9 20 (10.15%) WPF
10 18 (9.14%) Web Services
10 18 (9.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 17 (8.63%) NancyFx
12 16 (8.12%) jQuery
12 16 (8.12%) RESTful
13 15 (7.61%) REST
14 12 (6.09%) HTML5
15 10 (5.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 48 (24.37%) Open Source
2 41 (20.81%) Computer Science
3 40 (20.30%) Algorithms
4 26 (13.20%) User Experience
5 23 (11.68%) Blog
6 20 (10.15%) Mathematics
7 16 (8.12%) Hedge funds
8 15 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (7.61%) Data Structures
9 11 (5.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (3.55%) Online Games
11 6 (3.05%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (2.03%) Social Gaming
12 4 (2.03%) Physics
12 4 (2.03%) Equities
13 2 (1.02%) BBC
13 2 (1.02%) Fixed Income
13 2 (1.02%) Mobile App
14 1 (0.51%) Xbox
14 1 (0.51%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (17.77%) Windows
2 29 (14.72%) Linux
3 27 (13.71%) UNIX
4 13 (6.60%) Android
4 13 (6.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (57.36%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (41.12%) TDD
3 70 (35.53%) OO
4 60 (30.46%) MVC
4 60 (30.46%) Functional Programming
5 56 (28.43%) Software Engineering
6 45 (22.84%) BDD
7 42 (21.32%) Scrum
8 31 (15.74%) Multithreading
9 27 (13.71%) Low Latency
10 22 (11.17%) Pair Programming
11 20 (10.15%) OOP
12 18 (9.14%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (9.14%) Unit Testing
12 18 (9.14%) Software Testing
13 17 (8.63%) Black-Box Testing
13 17 (8.63%) Computer Architecture
14 16 (8.12%) Domain-Driven Design
15 15 (7.61%) Kanban
16 14 (7.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 167 (84.77%) C#
2 95 (48.22%) Java
3 83 (42.13%) Scala
4 73 (37.06%) Ruby
5 68 (34.52%) Python
6 60 (30.46%) SQL
7 59 (29.95%) Erlang
8 57 (28.93%) JavaScript
9 49 (24.87%) C++
10 34 (17.26%) Haskell
11 32 (16.24%) Clojure
12 10 (5.08%) OCaml
12 10 (5.08%) T-SQL
13 9 (4.57%) VB
13 9 (4.57%) PowerShell
14 6 (3.05%) Groovy
15 4 (2.03%) Objective-C
16 3 (1.52%) Shell Script
16 3 (1.52%) PHP
16 3 (1.52%) R
Qualifications
1 41 (20.81%) Degree
2 4 (2.03%) PhD
3 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.12%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (9.14%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (3.05%) StatsD
2 6 (3.05%) ZABBIX
3 3 (1.52%) logstash
Vendors
1 21 (10.66%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.55%) EPiServer
2 7 (3.55%) Sitecore
2 7 (3.55%) Twitter
3 6 (3.05%) Google
3 6 (3.05%) Xamarin
3 6 (3.05%) New Relic
4 4 (2.03%) Facebook
5 2 (1.02%) Oracle
6 1 (0.51%) Brady
6 1 (0.51%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.51%) MapR
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + BONUS + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Bens + Bonus + FE Car
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Skipton
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 18 days ago