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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F#
Rank 758 650 711
Rank change year-on-year
-108 +61
Permanent jobs citing F# 108 215 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 0.39% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 96 186 129
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £94,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £32,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year
+56.25% -43.11%
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
52955 54800 60073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.42% 53.60% 55.10%
Number of salaries quoted 45748 46683 53439
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -80 77 £62,500 - 9
North West -1 9 £35,000 - 2
East of England -12 8 £52,500 +16.66% 1
West Midlands - 7 £62,500 - 2
Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 - 1
South East -11 1 £50,000 +56.25% 1
F#
UK

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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#.

1 168 (82.76%) C#
2 115 (56.65%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (54.68%) .NET
4 96 (47.29%) Java
5 95 (46.80%) Scala
6 81 (39.90%) TDD
7 74 (36.45%) Ruby
8 69 (33.99%) Python
9 66 (32.51%) Erlang
9 66 (32.51%) OO
10 62 (30.54%) SQL
10 62 (30.54%) Functional Programming
10 62 (30.54%) Finance
11 58 (28.57%) JavaScript
12 56 (27.59%) MVC
13 55 (27.09%) Software Engineering
14 51 (25.12%) ASP.NET
15 49 (24.14%) Open Source
16 45 (22.17%) Degree
17 43 (21.18%) Computer Science
18 42 (20.69%) BDD
19 41 (20.20%) Scrum
19 41 (20.20%) Algorithms
20 40 (19.70%) MongoDB
20 40 (19.70%) Haskell
20 40 (19.70%) Windows
21 39 (19.21%) C++
21 39 (19.21%) NoSQL
22 38 (18.72%) ASP.NET MVC
23 36 (17.73%) Clojure

F#
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (7.88%) Node.js
2 6 (2.96%) Sitefinity
2 6 (2.96%) Orchard CMS
2 6 (2.96%) NServiceBus
2 6 (2.96%) CMS
2 6 (2.96%) Umbraco
2 6 (2.96%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (2.96%) Confluence
2 6 (2.96%) Magnolia
2 6 (2.96%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.48%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.48%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (2.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 29 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (6.40%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.43%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (1.97%) SaaS
5 3 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.48%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.99%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.99%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.99%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.32%) TCP/IP
2 12 (5.91%) Internet
3 4 (1.97%) AMQP
4 3 (1.48%) Intranet
4 3 (1.48%) Broadband
5 1 (0.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (19.70%) MongoDB
2 39 (19.21%) NoSQL
3 28 (13.79%) SQL Server
4 14 (6.90%) Big Data
5 12 (5.91%) Relational Database
6 10 (4.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 10 (4.93%) Data Mining
6 10 (4.93%) Hadoop
7 9 (4.43%) Neo4j
8 7 (3.45%) CouchDB
8 7 (3.45%) Redis
9 6 (2.96%) RavenDB
10 3 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.99%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.99%) BigQuery
11 2 (0.99%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (13.30%) Selenium
2 17 (8.37%) SilkTest
3 14 (6.90%) Git (software)
4 10 (4.93%) TeamCity
4 10 (4.93%) WebDriver
5 8 (3.94%) NUnit
6 6 (2.96%) JIRA
6 6 (2.96%) Calabash
7 5 (2.46%) Subversion
7 5 (2.46%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.97%) WATIR
8 4 (1.97%) MSBuild
8 4 (1.97%) Sahi
8 4 (1.97%) Selenium IDE
8 4 (1.97%) Jasmine
8 4 (1.97%) PostSharp
9 3 (1.48%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (1.48%) Moq
9 3 (1.48%) Fiddler
9 3 (1.48%) Maven
General
1 62 (30.54%) Finance
2 12 (5.91%) Banking
3 10 (4.93%) Front Office
3 10 (4.93%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.43%) Games
5 8 (3.94%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.45%) Retail
7 5 (2.46%) Advertising
8 4 (1.97%) Publishing
8 4 (1.97%) Back Office
9 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 118 (58.13%) Developer
2 45 (22.17%) C# Developer
3 30 (14.78%) C# .NET Developer
4 25 (12.32%) Senior Developer
5 22 (10.84%) .NET Developer
6 18 (8.87%) Test Engineer
7 17 (8.37%) Software Developer
7 17 (8.37%) Tester
8 15 (7.39%) Software Engineer
9 13 (6.40%) Technical Engineer
9 13 (6.40%) Technical Tester
10 10 (4.93%) Java Developer
10 10 (4.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (4.43%) Senior C# Developer
11 9 (4.43%) Team Leader
11 9 (4.43%) Programmer
12 8 (3.94%) Architect
13 7 (3.45%) Development Manager
13 7 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
14 6 (2.96%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (54.68%) .NET
2 51 (25.12%) ASP.NET
3 38 (18.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (15.76%) WCF
5 30 (14.78%) AngularJS
6 29 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
6 29 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 25 (12.32%) Middleware
8 22 (10.84%) CSS
8 22 (10.84%) RESTful
8 22 (10.84%) ASP.NET Web API
9 20 (9.85%) WPF
10 19 (9.36%) HTML
11 18 (8.87%) Web Services
12 17 (8.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 16 (7.88%) NancyFx
14 15 (7.39%) REST
14 15 (7.39%) jQuery
15 13 (6.40%) HTML5
16 11 (5.42%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 49 (24.14%) Open Source
2 43 (21.18%) Computer Science
3 41 (20.20%) Algorithms
4 30 (14.78%) User Experience
5 23 (11.33%) Blog
6 19 (9.36%) Mathematics
7 15 (7.39%) Hedge funds
7 15 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (7.39%) Data Structures
8 10 (4.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (2.46%) Equities
10 4 (1.97%) Online Games
10 4 (1.97%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (1.48%) Derivative
11 3 (1.48%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (1.48%) Physics
12 2 (0.99%) BBC
12 2 (0.99%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.99%) Grid Computing
12 2 (0.99%) Statistical Arbitrage
Operating Systems
1 40 (19.70%) Windows
2 35 (17.24%) Linux
3 28 (13.79%) UNIX
4 13 (6.40%) Apple iOS
4 13 (6.40%) Android
5 2 (0.99%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (56.65%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (39.90%) TDD
3 66 (32.51%) OO
4 62 (30.54%) Functional Programming
5 56 (27.59%) MVC
6 55 (27.09%) Software Engineering
7 42 (20.69%) BDD
8 41 (20.20%) Scrum
9 28 (13.79%) Multithreading
9 28 (13.79%) Low Latency
10 20 (9.85%) Unit Testing
10 20 (9.85%) Pair Programming
11 19 (9.36%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (8.37%) Kanban
12 17 (8.37%) Computer Architecture
12 17 (8.37%) Black-Box Testing
12 17 (8.37%) E-Commerce
12 17 (8.37%) Software Testing
13 16 (7.88%) OOP
14 15 (7.39%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 168 (82.76%) C#
2 96 (47.29%) Java
3 95 (46.80%) Scala
4 74 (36.45%) Ruby
5 69 (33.99%) Python
6 66 (32.51%) Erlang
7 62 (30.54%) SQL
8 58 (28.57%) JavaScript
9 40 (19.70%) Haskell
10 39 (19.21%) C++
11 36 (17.73%) Clojure
12 12 (5.91%) PowerShell
13 10 (4.93%) OCaml
14 9 (4.43%) T-SQL
15 7 (3.45%) VB
16 5 (2.46%) Shell Script
16 5 (2.46%) Groovy
17 4 (1.97%) Objective-C
18 3 (1.48%) PHP
18 3 (1.48%) R
Qualifications
1 45 (22.17%) Degree
2 4 (1.97%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.40%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (8.87%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.96%) StatsD
2 6 (2.96%) ZABBIX
2 6 (2.96%) Graphite
3 3 (1.48%) logstash
Vendors
1 22 (10.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.96%) EPiServer
2 6 (2.96%) Sitecore
2 6 (2.96%) Twitter
2 6 (2.96%) Xamarin
2 6 (2.96%) New Relic
3 5 (2.46%) Google
4 3 (1.48%) Terracotta
5 2 (0.99%) Facebook
5 2 (0.99%) Oracle
5 2 (0.99%) Adobe
6 1 (0.49%) Brady
6 1 (0.49%) MapR
6 1 (0.49%) Cloudera
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
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Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £35k - 55k per year
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Salary: £30k - 55k per year
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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