The table below looks at the statistics for F# skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F# over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F#
Rank 543 434 458
Rank change year-on-year
-109 +24
Permanent jobs citing F# 80 199 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.43% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.35% 0.79% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 72 185 144
Average salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -26.82%
F#
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
22757 25131 26257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.08% 54.57% 54.13%
Number of salaries quoted 19811 21534 23120
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

F#
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F# across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

F# Jobs Demand Trend in London

F#
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F# across the London region.

F# Salary Trend in London

F#
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F# across the London region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

F# Salary Histogram in London

F#
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F# within the London region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
City of London +30 12 £65,000 +7.43% 5
F#
England

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the London 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#.

1 135 (90.60%) C#
2 96 (64.43%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (58.39%) .NET
4 75 (50.34%) Java
5 68 (45.64%) Ruby
6 67 (44.97%) TDD
7 62 (41.61%) OO
8 59 (39.60%) Finance
9 57 (38.26%) Python
10 56 (37.58%) Scala
11 52 (34.90%) MVC
12 49 (32.89%) ASP.NET
13 45 (30.20%) C++
13 45 (30.20%) JavaScript
13 45 (30.20%) SQL
14 43 (28.86%) Software Engineering
14 43 (28.86%) BDD
15 40 (26.85%) MongoDB
15 40 (26.85%) Scrum
16 39 (26.17%) Open Source
17 38 (25.50%) Computer Science
18 37 (24.83%) Erlang
18 37 (24.83%) ASP.NET MVC
19 36 (24.16%) WCF
19 36 (24.16%) Functional Programming
20 32 (21.48%) Algorithms
21 31 (20.81%) Degree
22 28 (18.79%) .NET Framework
22 28 (18.79%) KnockoutJS
22 28 (18.79%) Windows

F#
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 15 (10.07%) Node.js
2 8 (5.37%) Sitefinity
2 8 (5.37%) Orchard CMS
2 8 (5.37%) NServiceBus
2 8 (5.37%) Magnolia
2 8 (5.37%) CMS
2 8 (5.37%) Umbraco
2 8 (5.37%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (4.03%) Confluence
4 3 (2.01%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (4.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (15.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (6.04%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.37%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (3.36%) Amazon EMR
4 5 (3.36%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.68%) Amazon S3
5 4 (2.68%) Google App Engine
5 4 (2.68%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (2.68%) Amazon Kinesis
5 4 (2.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.75%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.36%) Internet
3 4 (2.68%) AMQP
4 3 (2.01%) Intranet
4 3 (2.01%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (26.85%) MongoDB
2 28 (18.79%) SQL Server
3 19 (12.75%) NoSQL
4 13 (8.72%) Neo4j
5 12 (8.05%) Big Data
6 11 (7.38%) Relational Database
7 10 (6.71%) Hadoop
8 9 (6.04%) CouchDB
9 8 (5.37%) Redis
9 8 (5.37%) RavenDB
9 8 (5.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (4.03%) Data Mining
11 4 (2.68%) Apache Hive
11 4 (2.68%) Couchbase
11 4 (2.68%) BigQuery
12 3 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (1.34%) Hazelcast
14 1 (0.67%) MemcacheDB
14 1 (0.67%) MySQL
14 1 (0.67%) HBase
Development Applications
1 25 (16.78%) Selenium
2 19 (12.75%) SilkTest
3 13 (8.72%) Git (software)
4 10 (6.71%) TeamCity
5 9 (6.04%) WebDriver
6 8 (5.37%) NUnit
7 6 (4.03%) JIRA
7 6 (4.03%) Calabash
8 4 (2.68%) MSBuild
8 4 (2.68%) Subversion
8 4 (2.68%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.68%) PostSharp
9 3 (2.01%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (2.01%) Fiddler
9 3 (2.01%) ReSharper
9 3 (2.01%) Moq
10 2 (1.34%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.67%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.67%) PhantomJS
11 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 59 (39.60%) Finance
2 13 (8.72%) Banking
3 12 (8.05%) Front Office
3 12 (8.05%) Investment Banking
4 11 (7.38%) Games
5 10 (6.71%) Telecoms
6 7 (4.70%) Retail
7 5 (3.36%) Advertising
8 4 (2.68%) Publishing
8 4 (2.68%) Back Office
9 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 87 (58.39%) Developer
2 46 (30.87%) C# Developer
3 32 (21.48%) C# .NET Developer
4 20 (13.42%) Senior Developer
5 19 (12.75%) Tester
6 18 (12.08%) Test Engineer
7 14 (9.40%) .NET Developer
8 13 (8.72%) Technical Engineer
8 13 (8.72%) Technical Tester
8 13 (8.72%) Software Developer
9 12 (8.05%) Senior C# Developer
10 10 (6.71%) Programmer
11 8 (5.37%) Software Engineer
11 8 (5.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (4.70%) Development Manager
12 7 (4.70%) Senior .NET Developer
13 6 (4.03%) Java Developer
14 5 (3.36%) Team Leader
15 4 (2.68%) Development Team Leader
15 4 (2.68%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (58.39%) .NET
2 49 (32.89%) ASP.NET
3 37 (24.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 36 (24.16%) WCF
5 28 (18.79%) .NET Framework
5 28 (18.79%) KnockoutJS
5 28 (18.79%) AngularJS
6 23 (15.44%) ASP.NET Web API
7 21 (14.09%) WPF
8 20 (13.42%) CSS
9 18 (12.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 18 (12.08%) NancyFx
10 16 (10.74%) RESTful
10 16 (10.74%) REST
10 16 (10.74%) HTML
11 13 (8.72%) jQuery
12 12 (8.05%) Web Services
13 11 (7.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (6.71%) HTML5
15 9 (6.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (26.17%) Open Source
2 38 (25.50%) Computer Science
3 32 (21.48%) Algorithms
4 26 (17.45%) User Experience
5 17 (11.41%) Hedge funds
5 17 (11.41%) Blog
6 16 (10.74%) Data Structures
7 12 (8.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (6.04%) Mathematics
10 7 (4.70%) Online Games
11 6 (4.03%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (2.68%) Social Gaming
12 4 (2.68%) Physics
12 4 (2.68%) Equities
13 2 (1.34%) BBC
13 2 (1.34%) Fixed Income
14 1 (0.67%) Derivative
14 1 (0.67%) Equity Derivative
14 1 (0.67%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 28 (18.79%) Windows
2 19 (12.75%) UNIX
3 13 (8.72%) Android
3 13 (8.72%) Apple iOS
4 8 (5.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (64.43%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (44.97%) TDD
3 62 (41.61%) OO
4 52 (34.90%) MVC
5 43 (28.86%) Software Engineering
5 43 (28.86%) BDD
6 40 (26.85%) Scrum
7 36 (24.16%) Functional Programming
8 23 (15.44%) Pair Programming
8 23 (15.44%) Multithreading
9 18 (12.08%) Software Testing
9 18 (12.08%) Unit Testing
9 18 (12.08%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (11.41%) Black-Box Testing
10 17 (11.41%) Domain-Driven Design
10 17 (11.41%) Computer Architecture
11 15 (10.07%) Kanban
11 15 (10.07%) OOP
12 12 (8.05%) E-Commerce
12 12 (8.05%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 135 (90.60%) C#
2 75 (50.34%) Java
3 68 (45.64%) Ruby
4 57 (38.26%) Python
5 56 (37.58%) Scala
6 45 (30.20%) C++
6 45 (30.20%) JavaScript
6 45 (30.20%) SQL
7 37 (24.83%) Erlang
8 21 (14.09%) Haskell
9 19 (12.75%) Clojure
10 11 (7.38%) T-SQL
11 9 (6.04%) OCaml
11 9 (6.04%) PowerShell
12 8 (5.37%) VB
13 6 (4.03%) Groovy
14 4 (2.68%) Objective-C
15 3 (2.01%) Shell Script
16 2 (1.34%) Lisp
16 2 (1.34%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (20.81%) Degree
2 2 (1.34%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.04%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (12.08%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (4.03%) StatsD
2 6 (4.03%) ZABBIX
3 3 (2.01%) logstash
Vendors
1 19 (12.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.37%) EPiServer
2 8 (5.37%) Sitecore
2 8 (5.37%) Twitter
3 6 (4.03%) Xamarin
3 6 (4.03%) Google
3 6 (4.03%) New Relic
4 4 (2.68%) Facebook
5 2 (1.34%) Oracle
6 1 (0.67%) MapR
6 1 (0.67%) Cloudera
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