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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F#
Rank 758 821 673
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -148
Permanent jobs citing F# 153 98 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.10% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.31% 0.20% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 132 86 186
Average salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,515 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,074 £40,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +25.00%
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
49910 49064 51542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.71% 50.31% 53.70%
Number of salaries quoted 43555 42449 43724
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
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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 +71 136 £72,500 +11.53% 9
West Midlands -12 8 £42,500 -29.16% 1
East Midlands - 3 - -
South West - 3 £65,000 -
South East -8 2 £22,500 -8.16%
East of England +3 1 £95,000 -
F#
UK

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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#.

1 294 (90.18%) C#
2 207 (63.50%) .NET
3 151 (46.32%) Functional Programming
4 142 (43.56%) Finance
5 133 (40.80%) Agile Software Development
6 110 (33.74%) Computer Science
7 104 (31.90%) OO
8 99 (30.37%) C++
9 92 (28.22%) Degree
10 89 (27.30%) Erlang
11 88 (26.99%) Scala
12 79 (24.23%) Java
13 78 (23.93%) Algorithms
14 77 (23.62%) TDD
14 77 (23.62%) Haskell
15 72 (22.09%) Clojure
16 68 (20.86%) Software Engineering
16 68 (20.86%) Games
16 68 (20.86%) SQL
17 67 (20.55%) SQL Server
18 60 (18.40%) Microsoft
19 57 (17.48%) Amazon AWS
20 56 (17.18%) NoSQL
21 55 (16.87%) Hedge funds
22 53 (16.26%) WCF
23 52 (15.95%) Web Services
24 50 (15.34%) WPF
25 44 (13.50%) Windows
26 43 (13.19%) Python
27 40 (12.27%) Open Source

F#
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 30 (9.20%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (3.07%) Node.js
3 4 (1.23%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.31%) IIS
4 1 (0.31%) OpenStack
Applications
1 23 (7.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 57 (17.48%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (8.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (6.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (3.68%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (3.68%) GitHub
5 9 (2.76%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (2.76%) Amazon SQS
6 8 (2.45%) Amazon Kinesis
6 8 (2.45%) Amazon S3
6 8 (2.45%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.31%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.13%) Internet
2 11 (3.37%) VoIP
3 7 (2.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (20.55%) SQL Server
2 56 (17.18%) NoSQL
3 38 (11.66%) Big Data
4 32 (9.82%) Relational Database
5 25 (7.67%) MongoDB
6 24 (7.36%) Event Store
7 22 (6.75%) Apache Cassandra
8 21 (6.44%) RDBMS
8 21 (6.44%) Redis
9 19 (5.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 18 (5.52%) Neo4j
11 11 (3.37%) MySQL
12 8 (2.45%) BigQuery
12 8 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (1.53%) Hadoop
14 4 (1.23%) CouchDB
14 4 (1.23%) HBase
14 4 (1.23%) Tick Data
15 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
16 1 (0.31%) KDB
Development Applications
1 27 (8.28%) Moq
2 24 (7.36%) Git (software)
3 18 (5.52%) NUnit
4 15 (4.60%) TeamCity
5 14 (4.29%) Selenium
6 12 (3.68%) Visual Studio
7 11 (3.37%) JIRA
7 11 (3.37%) MSBuild
8 10 (3.07%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (2.76%) WebDriver
10 8 (2.45%) JUnit
10 8 (2.45%) Oracle Forms
10 8 (2.45%) PostSharp
10 8 (2.45%) Subversion
11 7 (2.15%) Eclipse
11 7 (2.15%) JSUnit
11 7 (2.15%) Maven
11 7 (2.15%) MSTest
11 7 (2.15%) SilkTest
11 7 (2.15%) The Grinder
General
1 142 (43.56%) Finance
2 68 (20.86%) Games
3 34 (10.43%) Banking
4 29 (8.90%) Investment Banking
5 21 (6.44%) Financial Institution
6 20 (6.13%) Front Office
7 5 (1.53%) Back Office
7 5 (1.53%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.61%) Advertising
9 1 (0.31%) Publishing
9 1 (0.31%) Retail
Job Titles
1 242 (74.23%) Developer
2 183 (56.13%) C# Developer
3 112 (34.36%) .NET Developer
4 101 (30.98%) F# Developer
5 92 (28.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 44 (13.50%) Senior Developer
7 36 (11.04%) Programmer
8 31 (9.51%) Senior C# Developer
9 29 (8.90%) Software Engineer
10 28 (8.59%) Agile C# Developer
10 28 (8.59%) Agile Developer
11 26 (7.98%) C# Programmer
12 25 (7.67%) Java Developer
13 24 (7.36%) Agile .NET Developer
14 21 (6.44%) C++ Developer
15 19 (5.83%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
15 19 (5.83%) Data Scientist
15 19 (5.83%) Software Developer
16 17 (5.21%) Analyst
16 17 (5.21%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (63.50%) .NET
2 53 (16.26%) WCF
3 52 (15.95%) Web Services
4 50 (15.34%) WPF
5 32 (9.82%) AngularJS
6 30 (9.20%) HTML
7 28 (8.59%) ActiveMQ
7 28 (8.59%) ASP.NET
8 25 (7.67%) RabbitMQ
9 24 (7.36%) WinForms
10 21 (6.44%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (6.13%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (5.52%) HTML5
12 18 (5.52%) Reactive Extensions
13 17 (5.21%) Ninject
14 15 (4.60%) CSS
15 14 (4.29%) Entity Framework
16 12 (3.68%) jQuery
17 10 (3.07%) Akka
17 10 (3.07%) Autofac
Miscellaneous
1 110 (33.74%) Computer Science
2 78 (23.93%) Algorithms
3 55 (16.87%) Hedge funds
4 38 (11.66%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (9.20%) Data Structures
5 30 (9.20%) Mathematics
6 24 (7.36%) Derivative
7 19 (5.83%) Physics
8 17 (5.21%) Statistics
8 17 (5.21%) Visualisation
9 14 (4.29%) Fintech
9 14 (4.29%) Mobile Games
10 13 (3.99%) Equities
10 13 (3.99%) Social Gaming
11 10 (3.07%) Artificial Intelligence
11 10 (3.07%) Fixed Income
12 8 (2.45%) Spread Betting
13 5 (1.53%) Online Games
14 3 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (0.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 44 (13.50%) Windows
2 23 (7.06%) Linux
3 21 (6.44%) Unix
4 4 (1.23%) Android
4 4 (1.23%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (46.32%) Functional Programming
2 133 (40.80%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (31.90%) OO
4 77 (23.62%) TDD
5 68 (20.86%) Software Engineering
6 40 (12.27%) Open Source
7 38 (11.66%) OOD
8 32 (9.82%) BDD
8 32 (9.82%) MVC
9 30 (9.20%) Analytics
10 29 (8.90%) Multithreading
11 26 (7.98%) Low Latency
11 26 (7.98%) Mentoring
12 24 (7.36%) Unit Testing
13 22 (6.75%) OOP
14 21 (6.44%) Scrum
15 20 (6.13%) Machine Learning
16 19 (5.83%) Investment Management
17 18 (5.52%) Microservices
17 18 (5.52%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 294 (90.18%) C#
2 99 (30.37%) C++
3 89 (27.30%) Erlang
4 88 (26.99%) Scala
5 79 (24.23%) Java
6 77 (23.62%) Haskell
7 72 (22.09%) Clojure
8 68 (20.86%) SQL
9 43 (13.19%) Python
10 38 (11.66%) JavaScript
11 35 (10.74%) OCaml
12 22 (6.75%) VBA
13 21 (6.44%) R
14 17 (5.21%) Ruby
15 14 (4.29%) C
16 10 (3.07%) Go
17 8 (2.45%) MATLAB
17 8 (2.45%) PL/SQL
17 8 (2.45%) Shell Script
18 7 (2.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 92 (28.22%) Degree
2 17 (5.21%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.28%) QA
2 7 (2.15%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.31%) SEPA
System Software
1 9 (2.76%) Docker
2 7 (2.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.31%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.23%) Ansible
1 4 (1.23%) Puppet
2 3 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.31%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.31%) Mesos
Vendors
1 60 (18.40%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.06%) Google
3 16 (4.91%) Oracle
4 14 (4.29%) Facebook
5 7 (2.15%) Perforce
6 6 (1.84%) Sybase
7 3 (0.92%) Sun
7 3 (0.92%) Twitter
8 2 (0.61%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.31%) Reuters
9 1 (0.31%) Teradata
9 1 (0.31%) TIBCO
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