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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F#
Rank 777 588 698
Rank change year-on-year
-189 +110
Permanent jobs citing F# 95 273 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.089% 0.27% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 0.51% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 80 240 150
Average salary £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £100,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £32,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -40.90%
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
54387 53071 59277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.85% 53.18% 54.22%
Number of salaries quoted 46010 46173 52391
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 September 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 September 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 -182 71 £60,000 -4.00% 2
West Midlands - 15 £55,000 - 2
South East -29 4 £29,000 -10.76% 6
Yorkshire - 3 £36,500 -
South West -28 2 £50,000 +66.47%
F#
UK

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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#.

1 308 (93.33%) C#
2 184 (55.76%) Java
3 162 (49.09%) C++
4 151 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
5 147 (44.55%) Finance
6 144 (43.64%) .NET
7 143 (43.33%) OO
8 122 (36.97%) SQL
9 110 (33.33%) Computer Science
10 108 (32.73%) Scala
11 107 (32.42%) Software Engineering
12 103 (31.21%) Python
13 101 (30.61%) TDD
14 91 (27.58%) Hedge funds
15 90 (27.27%) Ruby
16 83 (25.15%) JavaScript
17 76 (23.03%) Erlang
18 73 (22.12%) Functional Programming
19 71 (21.52%) ASP.NET
20 69 (20.91%) Degree
21 64 (19.39%) MVC
22 55 (16.67%) Games
22 55 (16.67%) MongoDB
23 54 (16.36%) Microsoft
23 54 (16.36%) WCF
24 51 (15.45%) BDD
24 51 (15.45%) Big Data
25 50 (15.15%) Multithreading
26 47 (14.24%) Scrum
27 46 (13.94%) ASP.NET MVC

F#
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 21 (6.36%) Node.js
2 16 (4.85%) CMS
2 16 (4.85%) Umbraco
2 16 (4.85%) Sitecore CMS
3 12 (3.64%) Sitefinity
3 12 (3.64%) Orchard CMS
3 12 (3.64%) NServiceBus
3 12 (3.64%) Magnolia
4 10 (3.03%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.30%) Confluence
5 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.30%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (2.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.21%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 32 (9.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.64%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (3.33%) Amazon S3
4 11 (3.33%) Amazon SQS
5 8 (2.42%) Google App Engine
5 8 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (2.42%) Amazon EMR
6 5 (1.52%) GitHub
7 4 (1.21%) SaaS
8 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.88%) TCP/IP
2 12 (3.64%) Internet
3 4 (1.21%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 51 (15.45%) Big Data
3 43 (13.03%) NoSQL
3 43 (13.03%) SQL Server
4 28 (8.48%) Relational Database
5 27 (8.18%) Hadoop
6 23 (6.97%) Neo4j
7 21 (6.36%) Apache Hive
8 14 (4.24%) Redis
9 13 (3.94%) RavenDB
10 12 (3.64%) CouchDB
11 11 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 11 (3.33%) Couchbase
12 9 (2.73%) HBase
12 9 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (2.12%) Mahout
14 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 35 (10.61%) Selenium
2 27 (8.18%) WebDriver
3 21 (6.36%) NUnit
3 21 (6.36%) SilkTest
4 16 (4.85%) Jasmine
5 12 (3.64%) Selenium IDE
5 12 (3.64%) WATIR
5 12 (3.64%) Sahi
6 9 (2.73%) Git (software)
6 9 (2.73%) Visual Studio
7 6 (1.82%) SpecFlow
8 5 (1.52%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.52%) JIRA
8 5 (1.52%) PostSharp
9 4 (1.21%) Subversion
10 3 (0.91%) ReSharper
10 3 (0.91%) NCrunch
10 3 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.61%) Maven
General
1 147 (44.55%) Finance
2 55 (16.67%) Games
3 24 (7.27%) Retail
4 21 (6.36%) Telecoms
5 20 (6.06%) Publishing
6 16 (4.85%) Front Office
7 13 (3.94%) Banking
7 13 (3.94%) Investment Banking
8 12 (3.64%) Marketing
9 10 (3.03%) Advertising
10 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 235 (71.21%) Developer
2 96 (29.09%) Software Developer
3 89 (26.97%) C# Developer
4 52 (15.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 46 (13.94%) Software Engineer
6 37 (11.21%) .NET Developer
7 32 (9.70%) Programmer
8 24 (7.27%) Tester
9 22 (6.67%) Senior Developer
10 20 (6.06%) C++ Developer
10 20 (6.06%) Test Engineer
11 19 (5.76%) C++/C# Developer
12 18 (5.45%) C# Programmer
13 16 (4.85%) Graduate
14 15 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
15 13 (3.94%) Java Developer
15 13 (3.94%) Real Time Software Engineer
15 13 (3.94%) Real Time Engineer
16 12 (3.64%) Senior .NET Developer
16 12 (3.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (43.64%) .NET
2 71 (21.52%) ASP.NET
3 54 (16.36%) WCF
4 46 (13.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 35 (10.61%) jQuery
5 35 (10.61%) CSS
6 31 (9.39%) KnockoutJS
7 30 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 30 (9.09%) Web Services
8 28 (8.48%) HTML
9 27 (8.18%) WPF
10 25 (7.58%) .NET Framework
11 21 (6.36%) ASP.NET Web API
12 18 (5.45%) NancyFx
12 18 (5.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 16 (4.85%) Middleware
14 15 (4.55%) Backbone.js
15 13 (3.94%) Reactive Extensions
15 13 (3.94%) REST
15 13 (3.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 110 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 91 (27.58%) Hedge funds
3 45 (13.64%) Open Source
4 26 (7.88%) Equities
5 24 (7.27%) Mathematics
6 23 (6.97%) Blog
7 20 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (5.76%) Inversion of Control
9 14 (4.24%) Online Games
10 12 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 12 (3.64%) User Experience
11 8 (2.42%) Social Gaming
12 6 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.82%) N-Tier
12 6 (1.82%) Derivative
12 6 (1.82%) Equity Derivative
12 6 (1.82%) Physics
13 4 (1.21%) Statistics
14 3 (0.91%) Visualisation
15 2 (0.61%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 37 (11.21%) Windows
2 29 (8.79%) Linux
3 25 (7.58%) UNIX
4 16 (4.85%) Android
4 16 (4.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (43.33%) OO
3 107 (32.42%) Software Engineering
4 101 (30.61%) TDD
5 73 (22.12%) Functional Programming
6 64 (19.39%) MVC
7 51 (15.45%) BDD
8 50 (15.15%) Multithreading
9 47 (14.24%) Scrum
10 40 (12.12%) Low Latency
11 35 (10.61%) OOP
12 33 (10.00%) E-Commerce
13 31 (9.39%) Algorithmic Trading
13 31 (9.39%) Unit Testing
14 26 (7.88%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (6.97%) Pair Programming
16 20 (6.06%) Investment Management
17 18 (5.45%) Domain-Driven Design
18 17 (5.15%) Automation Testing
19 15 (4.55%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 308 (93.33%) C#
2 184 (55.76%) Java
3 162 (49.09%) C++
4 122 (36.97%) SQL
5 108 (32.73%) Scala
6 103 (31.21%) Python
7 90 (27.27%) Ruby
8 83 (25.15%) JavaScript
9 76 (23.03%) Erlang
10 32 (9.70%) Clojure
11 28 (8.48%) Haskell
12 18 (5.45%) VB
13 13 (3.94%) T-SQL
14 12 (3.64%) R
15 7 (2.12%) OCaml
15 7 (2.12%) VB.NET
16 6 (1.82%) Shell Script
16 6 (1.82%) Groovy
17 4 (1.21%) PowerShell
17 4 (1.21%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 69 (20.91%) Degree
2 8 (2.42%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.91%) HAProxy
2 3 (0.91%) Puppet
3 1 (0.30%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.30%) StatsD
Vendors
1 54 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.85%) EPiServer
2 16 (4.85%) Sitecore
3 14 (4.24%) Twitter
4 13 (3.94%) Google
5 11 (3.33%) Facebook
6 4 (1.21%) Endeca
6 4 (1.21%) DevExpress
7 3 (0.91%) Oracle
8 1 (0.30%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.30%) New Relic
London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £90000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Bens + Bonus + FE Car
Posted: 11 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago