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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F#
Rank 531 397 456
Rank change year-on-year
-134 +59
Permanent jobs citing F# 87 248 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.55% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 0.99% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 74 230 154
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £100,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £37,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -31.81%
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
23465 25088 26194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.77% 55.24% 54.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20328 21705 22992
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,255
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +9 11 £67,500 +22.72% 3
F#
England

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 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#.

1 179 (93.72%) C#
2 115 (60.21%) Java
3 99 (51.83%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (49.21%) C++
5 89 (46.60%) Finance
6 86 (45.03%) OO
7 84 (43.98%) .NET
8 76 (39.79%) Ruby
9 70 (36.65%) Algorithms
10 67 (35.08%) Python
11 65 (34.03%) Scala
12 63 (32.98%) Software Engineering
13 62 (32.46%) Computer Science
14 61 (31.94%) SQL
15 60 (31.41%) TDD
16 49 (25.65%) JavaScript
17 47 (24.61%) MVC
17 47 (24.61%) Data Structures
18 46 (24.08%) Erlang
18 46 (24.08%) MongoDB
19 45 (23.56%) Hedge funds
19 45 (23.56%) ASP.NET
20 41 (21.47%) WCF
20 41 (21.47%) Degree
21 40 (20.94%) BDD
22 39 (20.42%) Open Source
22 39 (20.42%) Functional Programming
23 37 (19.37%) Scrum
24 34 (17.80%) ASP.NET MVC
25 31 (16.23%) Games

F#
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 16 (8.38%) Node.js
2 10 (5.24%) Sitefinity
2 10 (5.24%) Orchard CMS
2 10 (5.24%) NServiceBus
2 10 (5.24%) CMS
2 10 (5.24%) Umbraco
2 10 (5.24%) Sitecore CMS
2 10 (5.24%) Magnolia
3 5 (2.62%) Confluence
4 2 (1.05%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (3.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (12.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.71%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.19%) Amazon SQS
3 8 (4.19%) Amazon S3
4 7 (3.66%) Google App Engine
4 7 (3.66%) Amazon EMR
5 4 (2.09%) SaaS
6 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.52%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.09%) AMQP
3 2 (1.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (24.08%) MongoDB
2 23 (12.04%) NoSQL
2 23 (12.04%) Big Data
3 22 (11.52%) SQL Server
4 19 (9.95%) Neo4j
5 14 (7.33%) Hadoop
6 13 (6.81%) Relational Database
7 10 (5.24%) Redis
7 10 (5.24%) CouchDB
7 10 (5.24%) Apache Hive
7 10 (5.24%) RavenDB
8 9 (4.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 8 (4.19%) Couchbase
10 3 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.05%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.05%) Hazelcast
12 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (13.61%) Selenium
2 23 (12.04%) SilkTest
3 13 (6.81%) WebDriver
4 9 (4.71%) Git (software)
5 7 (3.66%) Visual Studio
6 6 (3.14%) TeamCity
7 5 (2.62%) Calabash
7 5 (2.62%) JIRA
8 4 (2.09%) NUnit
9 2 (1.05%) Subversion
9 2 (1.05%) Maven
9 2 (1.05%) PostSharp
9 2 (1.05%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.52%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.52%) PhantomJS
10 1 (0.52%) FitNesse
General
1 89 (46.60%) Finance
2 31 (16.23%) Games
3 15 (7.85%) Retail
4 13 (6.81%) Telecoms
5 12 (6.28%) Banking
5 12 (6.28%) Investment Banking
6 11 (5.76%) Publishing
6 11 (5.76%) Front Office
7 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 124 (64.92%) Developer
2 50 (26.18%) C# Developer
3 39 (20.42%) Software Developer
4 32 (16.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (11.52%) Tester
6 20 (10.47%) Software Engineer
6 20 (10.47%) Test Engineer
7 17 (8.90%) Senior Developer
7 17 (8.90%) Programmer
8 14 (7.33%) .NET Developer
9 13 (6.81%) C++ Developer
10 12 (6.28%) Technical Engineer
10 12 (6.28%) Technical Tester
10 12 (6.28%) C++/C# Developer
11 9 (4.71%) Java Developer
11 9 (4.71%) Graduate
12 8 (4.19%) Senior C# Developer
12 8 (4.19%) Senior .NET Developer
12 8 (4.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (3.14%) Graduate C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (43.98%) .NET
2 45 (23.56%) ASP.NET
3 41 (21.47%) WCF
4 34 (17.80%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (13.61%) KnockoutJS
5 26 (13.61%) AngularJS
6 25 (13.09%) .NET Framework
7 23 (12.04%) ASP.NET Web API
8 20 (10.47%) WPF
9 18 (9.42%) CSS
9 18 (9.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 16 (8.38%) NancyFx
11 14 (7.33%) REST
11 14 (7.33%) jQuery
12 12 (6.28%) Web Services
13 11 (5.76%) HTML
14 10 (5.24%) SOAP
14 10 (5.24%) RESTful
14 10 (5.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (4.19%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 70 (36.65%) Algorithms
2 62 (32.46%) Computer Science
3 47 (24.61%) Data Structures
4 45 (23.56%) Hedge funds
5 39 (20.42%) Open Source
6 22 (11.52%) User Experience
7 19 (9.95%) Blog
8 14 (7.33%) Equities
9 13 (6.81%) Mathematics
10 11 (5.76%) Online Games
10 11 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (5.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 7 (3.66%) Inversion of Control
12 7 (3.66%) Social Gaming
13 5 (2.62%) Physics
14 4 (2.09%) Derivative
14 4 (2.09%) Equity Derivative
15 3 (1.57%) Statistics
16 2 (1.05%) BBC
16 2 (1.05%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 29 (15.18%) Windows
2 23 (12.04%) UNIX
3 15 (7.85%) Android
3 15 (7.85%) Apple iOS
4 12 (6.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (51.83%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (45.03%) OO
3 63 (32.98%) Software Engineering
4 60 (31.41%) TDD
5 47 (24.61%) MVC
6 40 (20.94%) BDD
7 39 (20.42%) Functional Programming
8 37 (19.37%) Scrum
9 29 (15.18%) Multithreading
10 23 (12.04%) Pair Programming
11 19 (9.95%) Software Testing
11 19 (9.95%) Unit Testing
11 19 (9.95%) Computer Architecture
12 17 (8.90%) Black-Box Testing
12 17 (8.90%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (8.38%) OOP
14 15 (7.85%) Domain-Driven Design
15 14 (7.33%) E-Commerce
15 14 (7.33%) Low Latency
16 13 (6.81%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 179 (93.72%) C#
2 115 (60.21%) Java
3 94 (49.21%) C++
4 76 (39.79%) Ruby
5 67 (35.08%) Python
6 65 (34.03%) Scala
7 61 (31.94%) SQL
8 49 (25.65%) JavaScript
9 46 (24.08%) Erlang
10 20 (10.47%) Clojure
11 18 (9.42%) Haskell
12 10 (5.24%) VB
13 8 (4.19%) R
14 7 (3.66%) Groovy
14 7 (3.66%) T-SQL
15 6 (3.14%) OCaml
15 6 (3.14%) PowerShell
16 4 (2.09%) Objective-C
17 3 (1.57%) Shell Script
18 2 (1.05%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 41 (21.47%) Degree
2 1 (0.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (7.33%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.62%) StatsD
2 5 (2.62%) ZABBIX
3 2 (1.05%) logstash
Vendors
1 27 (14.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.24%) EPiServer
2 10 (5.24%) Sitecore
2 10 (5.24%) Twitter
3 9 (4.71%) Google
4 8 (4.19%) Facebook
5 5 (2.62%) Xamarin
5 5 (2.62%) New Relic
6 2 (1.05%) Oracle
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Energyhelpline.com
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Intelletect
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
South East London
Sporting Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 16 days ago