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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F#
Rank 779 624 723
Rank change year-on-year
-155 +99
Permanent jobs citing F# 91 233 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.084% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.43% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 74 190 118
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £32,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -45.83%
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
55437 53976 60931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.45% 52.86% 54.24%
Number of salaries quoted 46969 46750 53908
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -147 61 £60,000 -4.00% 8
West Midlands +13 13 £55,000 -13.72% 5
East of England +2 7 £50,000 +17.64% 3
South East -21 5 £29,000 -10.76% 2
Yorkshire - 3 £36,500 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
North West - 1 £50,000 -
South West - 1 £50,000 - 1
F#
UK

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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#.

1 365 (93.83%) C#
2 217 (55.78%) Java
3 208 (53.47%) C++
4 183 (47.04%) Finance
5 163 (41.90%) OO
6 162 (41.65%) .NET
7 145 (37.28%) Computer Science
8 133 (34.19%) SQL
9 130 (33.42%) Software Engineering
10 128 (32.90%) Scala
11 119 (30.59%) Python
12 118 (30.33%) Hedge funds
13 99 (25.45%) JavaScript
13 99 (25.45%) TDD
14 92 (23.65%) Functional Programming
15 91 (23.39%) Ruby
16 88 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
17 86 (22.11%) Erlang
18 82 (21.08%) Degree
19 75 (19.28%) Big Data
20 74 (19.02%) ASP.NET
21 67 (17.22%) MVC
22 66 (16.97%) Games
23 65 (16.71%) Microsoft
24 61 (15.68%) MongoDB
25 52 (13.37%) WCF
26 51 (13.11%) SQL Server
27 50 (12.85%) Algorithmic Trading
27 50 (12.85%) NoSQL
28 49 (12.60%) BDD

F#
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 22 (5.66%) Node.js
2 14 (3.60%) CMS
2 14 (3.60%) Umbraco
2 14 (3.60%) Sitecore CMS
3 11 (2.83%) Apache Pig
4 10 (2.57%) Magnolia
4 10 (2.57%) Sitefinity
4 10 (2.57%) Orchard CMS
4 10 (2.57%) NServiceBus
5 2 (0.51%) Apache
6 1 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (2.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.03%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 45 (11.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (5.14%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (4.37%) GitHub
4 14 (3.60%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (2.83%) Amazon S3
5 11 (2.83%) Amazon SQS
6 10 (2.57%) Amazon EMR
7 8 (2.06%) Google App Engine
8 7 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.03%) SaaS
10 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.88%) TCP/IP
2 14 (3.60%) Internet
3 2 (0.51%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (19.28%) Big Data
2 61 (15.68%) MongoDB
3 51 (13.11%) SQL Server
4 50 (12.85%) NoSQL
5 43 (11.05%) Hadoop
6 27 (6.94%) Relational Database
7 24 (6.17%) Apache Hive
8 21 (5.40%) Neo4j
9 18 (4.63%) Redis
10 14 (3.60%) RavenDB
11 12 (3.08%) CouchDB
12 11 (2.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 11 (2.83%) Couchbase
13 10 (2.57%) Mahout
14 9 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (2.31%) HBase
14 9 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
15 8 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 5 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 38 (9.77%) Selenium
2 25 (6.43%) WebDriver
3 22 (5.66%) NUnit
4 20 (5.14%) Jasmine
5 15 (3.86%) SilkTest
6 12 (3.08%) WATIR
6 12 (3.08%) TeamCity
6 12 (3.08%) Sahi
6 12 (3.08%) Selenium IDE
7 10 (2.57%) NCrunch
7 10 (2.57%) SpecFlow
7 10 (2.57%) ReSharper
8 9 (2.31%) Visual Studio
9 8 (2.06%) Git (software)
10 6 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (1.29%) PostSharp
12 4 (1.03%) NuGet
12 4 (1.03%) JIRA
12 4 (1.03%) Subversion
13 2 (0.51%) Maven
General
1 183 (47.04%) Finance
2 66 (16.97%) Games
3 30 (7.71%) Telecoms
4 28 (7.20%) Retail
5 26 (6.68%) Publishing
6 17 (4.37%) Marketing
7 15 (3.86%) Banking
7 15 (3.86%) Advertising
8 14 (3.60%) Front Office
9 11 (2.83%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 286 (73.52%) Developer
2 125 (32.13%) Software Developer
3 103 (26.48%) C# Developer
4 64 (16.45%) Software Engineer
5 62 (15.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 44 (11.31%) .NET Developer
7 41 (10.54%) Programmer
8 27 (6.94%) C++ Developer
8 27 (6.94%) C++/C# Developer
9 26 (6.68%) Senior Developer
10 23 (5.91%) C# Programmer
11 18 (4.63%) C# Software Developer
11 18 (4.63%) Tester
11 18 (4.63%) Java Developer
12 16 (4.11%) Senior .NET Developer
12 16 (4.11%) Real Time Software Engineer
12 16 (4.11%) Real Time Engineer
13 15 (3.86%) Graduate
14 14 (3.60%) Test Engineer
15 12 (3.08%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (41.65%) .NET
2 74 (19.02%) ASP.NET
3 52 (13.37%) WCF
4 46 (11.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 41 (10.54%) jQuery
6 40 (10.28%) CSS
7 35 (9.00%) HTML
8 30 (7.71%) AngularJS
9 27 (6.94%) KnockoutJS
9 27 (6.94%) WPF
9 27 (6.94%) Web Services
10 25 (6.43%) .NET Framework
11 20 (5.14%) Backbone.js
11 20 (5.14%) RabbitMQ
12 18 (4.63%) NancyFx
12 18 (4.63%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (4.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 14 (3.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (3.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 13 (3.34%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 145 (37.28%) Computer Science
2 118 (30.33%) Hedge funds
3 43 (11.05%) Open Source
4 27 (6.94%) Equities
5 26 (6.68%) Blog
6 25 (6.43%) Mathematics
7 19 (4.88%) Inversion of Control
8 14 (3.60%) Online Games
9 10 (2.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (2.06%) Social Gaming
12 7 (1.80%) N-Tier
12 7 (1.80%) Visualisation
13 5 (1.29%) Derivative
13 5 (1.29%) Equity Derivative
13 5 (1.29%) Physics
14 4 (1.03%) Statistics
14 4 (1.03%) Grid Computing
15 3 (0.77%) New Media
16 2 (0.51%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 47 (12.08%) Windows
2 35 (9.00%) Linux
3 28 (7.20%) UNIX
4 16 (4.11%) Apple iOS
4 16 (4.11%) Android
5 4 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (41.90%) OO
2 130 (33.42%) Software Engineering
3 99 (25.45%) TDD
4 92 (23.65%) Functional Programming
5 88 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (17.22%) MVC
7 50 (12.85%) Algorithmic Trading
8 49 (12.60%) Multithreading
8 49 (12.60%) BDD
9 44 (11.31%) Scrum
10 41 (10.54%) OOP
11 40 (10.28%) Low Latency
11 40 (10.28%) Continuous Integration
12 36 (9.25%) E-Commerce
13 32 (8.23%) Unit Testing
14 24 (6.17%) Investment Management
15 19 (4.88%) Pair Programming
16 18 (4.63%) OOD
17 17 (4.37%) Analytics
18 16 (4.11%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 365 (93.83%) C#
2 217 (55.78%) Java
3 208 (53.47%) C++
4 133 (34.19%) SQL
5 128 (32.90%) Scala
6 119 (30.59%) Python
7 99 (25.45%) JavaScript
8 91 (23.39%) Ruby
9 86 (22.11%) Erlang
10 40 (10.28%) Clojure
11 37 (9.51%) Haskell
12 21 (5.40%) R
13 16 (4.11%) VB
14 14 (3.60%) T-SQL
15 12 (3.08%) OCaml
16 11 (2.83%) C
17 7 (1.80%) VB.NET
18 6 (1.54%) Shell Script
19 5 (1.29%) Lisp
20 4 (1.03%) IronPython
Qualifications
1 82 (21.08%) Degree
2 8 (2.06%) ISTQB
3 6 (1.54%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.71%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (1.80%) Puppet
2 6 (1.54%) HAProxy
3 4 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 65 (16.71%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.88%) Twitter
3 15 (3.86%) Google
4 14 (3.60%) EPiServer
4 14 (3.60%) Sitecore
5 13 (3.34%) Facebook
6 6 (1.54%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.03%) DevExpress
7 4 (1.03%) Endeca
8 2 (0.51%) VMware
8 2 (0.51%) Cisco
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle
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Posted: 10 hours ago
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Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bens - pens, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
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Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Computer People
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + car, bonus, pension, childcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + car, bonus, pension, childcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
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Salary: £65000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Bens + Bonus + FE Car
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Salary: £60000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
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