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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F#
Rank 750 637 735
Rank change year-on-year
-113 +98
Permanent jobs citing F# 102 219 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.23% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.42% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 87 180 104
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,750 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £32,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+21.09% -50.76%
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
49594 51757 57579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.42% 53.52% 55.13%
Number of salaries quoted 42890 43882 51035
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,000
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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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 -90 69 £65,000 +8.33% 12
North West -3 12 £35,000 - 4
West Midlands - 5 £60,000 - 2
South East -61 3 £24,500 -23.43%
Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 - 1
East of England - 2 - - 1
F#
UK

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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#.

1 174 (81.31%) C#
2 117 (54.67%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (51.40%) .NET
4 96 (44.86%) Scala
5 94 (43.93%) Java
6 81 (37.85%) TDD
7 75 (35.05%) Ruby
8 70 (32.71%) Erlang
9 69 (32.24%) Finance
10 67 (31.31%) Python
11 66 (30.84%) JavaScript
11 66 (30.84%) OO
12 65 (30.37%) SQL
13 59 (27.57%) Functional Programming
14 58 (27.10%) Software Engineering
15 56 (26.17%) Open Source
16 49 (22.90%) MVC
16 49 (22.90%) ASP.NET
17 48 (22.43%) Haskell
17 48 (22.43%) Computer Science
18 44 (20.56%) Windows
18 44 (20.56%) Degree
19 43 (20.09%) AngularJS
20 42 (19.63%) NoSQL
21 41 (19.16%) MongoDB
21 41 (19.16%) BDD
21 41 (19.16%) Algorithms
22 40 (18.69%) Scrum
23 36 (16.82%) Clojure
24 34 (15.89%) ASP.NET MVC

F#
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 22 (10.28%) Node.js
2 7 (3.27%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.80%) Magnolia
3 6 (2.80%) Sitefinity
3 6 (2.80%) Orchard CMS
3 6 (2.80%) NServiceBus
3 6 (2.80%) CMS
3 6 (2.80%) Umbraco
3 6 (2.80%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (2.80%) Confluence
4 3 (1.40%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.40%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.93%) IIS
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (2.80%) HipChat
2 5 (2.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (12.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (6.07%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.74%) Amazon SQS
4 7 (3.27%) GitHub
5 2 (0.93%) Google Compute Engine
5 2 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.93%) SaaS
5 2 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.47%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.75%) TCP/IP
2 11 (5.14%) Internet
3 4 (1.87%) AMQP
4 3 (1.40%) Intranet
4 3 (1.40%) Broadband
4 3 (1.40%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (19.63%) NoSQL
2 41 (19.16%) MongoDB
3 29 (13.55%) SQL Server
4 15 (7.01%) Big Data
5 13 (6.07%) Data Mining
6 11 (5.14%) Relational Database
7 9 (4.21%) Neo4j
7 9 (4.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 9 (4.21%) Hadoop
7 9 (4.21%) CouchDB
8 7 (3.27%) Redis
9 6 (2.80%) RavenDB
10 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.47%) HBase
12 1 (0.47%) MemcacheDB
12 1 (0.47%) Hazelcast
12 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (13.55%) Selenium
2 17 (7.94%) SilkTest
3 11 (5.14%) Git (software)
4 10 (4.67%) TeamCity
4 10 (4.67%) WebDriver
5 8 (3.74%) NUnit
6 6 (2.80%) JIRA
6 6 (2.80%) Calabash
7 5 (2.34%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (2.34%) Maven
8 4 (1.87%) WATIR
8 4 (1.87%) Sahi
8 4 (1.87%) Selenium IDE
8 4 (1.87%) MSBuild
8 4 (1.87%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.40%) PostSharp
9 3 (1.40%) Moq
9 3 (1.40%) Fiddler
9 3 (1.40%) ReSharper
9 3 (1.40%) Subversion
General
1 69 (32.24%) Finance
2 16 (7.48%) Banking
3 11 (5.14%) Games
3 11 (5.14%) Front Office
4 10 (4.67%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.67%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.27%) Retail
6 6 (2.80%) Advertising
7 4 (1.87%) Publishing
7 4 (1.87%) Back Office
8 3 (1.40%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 129 (60.28%) Developer
2 45 (21.03%) C# Developer
3 31 (14.49%) C# .NET Developer
4 26 (12.15%) Senior Developer
5 22 (10.28%) .NET Developer
6 18 (8.41%) Test Engineer
7 17 (7.94%) Tester
8 16 (7.48%) Software Engineer
9 14 (6.54%) Software Developer
10 13 (6.07%) Technical Engineer
10 13 (6.07%) Technical Tester
10 13 (6.07%) Middleware Developer
11 10 (4.67%) Java Developer
12 9 (4.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (4.21%) Senior C# Developer
13 8 (3.74%) Architect
13 8 (3.74%) Programmer
14 7 (3.27%) Development Manager
14 7 (3.27%) Graduate
14 7 (3.27%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (51.40%) .NET
2 49 (22.90%) ASP.NET
3 43 (20.09%) AngularJS
4 34 (15.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (14.49%) RESTful
5 31 (14.49%) WCF
6 29 (13.55%) KnockoutJS
7 27 (12.62%) .NET Framework
8 25 (11.68%) Middleware
9 24 (11.21%) CSS
10 23 (10.75%) HTML
10 23 (10.75%) Web Services
11 21 (9.81%) WPF
12 20 (9.35%) ASP.NET Web API
13 17 (7.94%) NancyFx
14 16 (7.48%) HTML5
15 15 (7.01%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 14 (6.54%) jQuery
16 14 (6.54%) REST
17 12 (5.61%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 56 (26.17%) Open Source
2 48 (22.43%) Computer Science
3 41 (19.16%) Algorithms
4 31 (14.49%) User Experience
5 23 (10.75%) Blog
6 18 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (7.48%) Data Structures
8 15 (7.01%) Mathematics
9 14 (6.54%) Hedge funds
10 10 (4.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (2.34%) Equities
11 5 (2.34%) Derivative
11 5 (2.34%) Equity Derivative
12 4 (1.87%) Grid Computing
12 4 (1.87%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (1.87%) Statistical Arbitrage
13 3 (1.40%) Physics
14 2 (0.93%) BBC
14 2 (0.93%) Social Media
15 1 (0.47%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 44 (20.56%) Windows
2 34 (15.89%) Linux
3 26 (12.15%) UNIX
4 12 (5.61%) Apple iOS
4 12 (5.61%) Android
5 4 (1.87%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (54.67%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (37.85%) TDD
3 66 (30.84%) OO
4 59 (27.57%) Functional Programming
5 58 (27.10%) Software Engineering
6 49 (22.90%) MVC
7 41 (19.16%) BDD
8 40 (18.69%) Scrum
9 26 (12.15%) Multithreading
10 25 (11.68%) E-Commerce
11 23 (10.75%) Low Latency
12 20 (9.35%) Pair Programming
13 17 (7.94%) Unit Testing
13 17 (7.94%) Software Testing
13 17 (7.94%) Black-Box Testing
13 17 (7.94%) Kanban
13 17 (7.94%) Computer Architecture
14 16 (7.48%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (6.07%) Analytics
15 13 (6.07%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 174 (81.31%) C#
2 96 (44.86%) Scala
3 94 (43.93%) Java
4 75 (35.05%) Ruby
5 70 (32.71%) Erlang
6 67 (31.31%) Python
7 66 (30.84%) JavaScript
8 65 (30.37%) SQL
9 48 (22.43%) Haskell
10 36 (16.82%) Clojure
11 33 (15.42%) C++
12 13 (6.07%) PowerShell
13 11 (5.14%) OCaml
14 8 (3.74%) T-SQL
15 7 (3.27%) VB
16 5 (2.34%) Groovy
17 4 (1.87%) Shell Script
17 4 (1.87%) Objective-C
18 3 (1.40%) R
19 2 (0.93%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 44 (20.56%) Degree
2 3 (1.40%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 20 (9.35%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.80%) StatsD
2 6 (2.80%) ZABBIX
2 6 (2.80%) Graphite
3 3 (1.40%) logstash
4 2 (0.93%) Puppet
4 2 (0.93%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (10.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.80%) EPiServer
2 6 (2.80%) Sitecore
2 6 (2.80%) Twitter
2 6 (2.80%) Xamarin
2 6 (2.80%) New Relic
3 4 (1.87%) Google
4 3 (1.40%) Terracotta
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle
5 2 (0.93%) Adobe
6 1 (0.47%) Brady
6 1 (0.47%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.47%) MapR
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 10 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Gamesys
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Gamesys
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
FlexTrade
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dunnhumby
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Bens + Bonus + FE Car
Posted: 25 days ago