The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F#
Rank 556 441 492
Rank change year-on-year
-115 +51
Permanent jobs citing F# 80 169 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.38% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.31% 0.71% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 66 129 101
Average salary £75,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -7.14%
Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25556 23781 28049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.43% 53.72% 54.72%
Number of salaries quoted 22083 20197 24818
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
F#
England

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 1 August 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 1 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
City of London -30 9 £63,750 +15.90% 2
F#
England

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 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#.

1 337 (94.13%) C#
2 217 (60.61%) C++
3 216 (60.34%) Java
4 200 (55.87%) Finance
5 162 (45.25%) OO
6 155 (43.30%) Computer Science
7 138 (38.55%) Hedge funds
8 126 (35.20%) Software Engineering
9 123 (34.36%) .NET
10 122 (34.08%) Scala
11 116 (32.40%) SQL
12 98 (27.37%) Python
13 92 (25.70%) JavaScript
14 90 (25.14%) Erlang
15 82 (22.91%) Big Data
16 76 (21.23%) Ruby
17 74 (20.67%) Agile Software Development
18 71 (19.83%) Games
19 62 (17.32%) MVC
20 61 (17.04%) Microsoft
21 60 (16.76%) TDD
22 59 (16.48%) Degree
23 57 (15.92%) ASP.NET
24 56 (15.64%) MongoDB
25 54 (15.08%) Algorithmic Trading
26 48 (13.41%) Clojure
27 47 (13.13%) WCF
28 44 (12.29%) Multithreading
29 41 (11.45%) Microsoft Azure
30 40 (11.17%) ASP.NET MVC

F#
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 17 (4.75%) Node.js
2 13 (3.63%) CMS
2 13 (3.63%) Sitecore CMS
2 13 (3.63%) Umbraco
3 11 (3.07%) Apache Pig
4 7 (1.96%) Orchard CMS
4 7 (1.96%) NServiceBus
4 7 (1.96%) Magnolia
4 7 (1.96%) Sitefinity
5 2 (0.56%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (1.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.68%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 41 (11.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (6.15%) GitHub
3 20 (5.59%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (3.91%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (3.07%) Amazon SQS
5 11 (3.07%) Amazon S3
6 10 (2.79%) Amazon EMR
7 8 (2.23%) Google App Engine
8 6 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.91%) Internet
2 11 (3.07%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (22.91%) Big Data
2 56 (15.64%) MongoDB
3 38 (10.61%) Hadoop
4 37 (10.34%) SQL Server
5 34 (9.50%) NoSQL
6 24 (6.70%) Apache Hive
7 18 (5.03%) Redis
7 18 (5.03%) Neo4j
8 14 (3.91%) Relational Database
9 11 (3.07%) Couchbase
9 11 (3.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 11 (3.07%) RavenDB
10 10 (2.79%) Mahout
11 9 (2.51%) HBase
11 9 (2.51%) CouchDB
12 8 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 26 (7.26%) NUnit
2 23 (6.42%) Selenium
3 13 (3.63%) TeamCity
4 11 (3.07%) NCrunch
4 11 (3.07%) SilkTest
4 11 (3.07%) ReSharper
5 10 (2.79%) WebDriver
6 9 (2.51%) SpecFlow
7 8 (2.23%) Visual Studio
7 8 (2.23%) Jasmine
8 6 (1.68%) Git (software)
8 6 (1.68%) JIRA
8 6 (1.68%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (1.40%) NuGet
9 5 (1.40%) PostSharp
10 2 (0.56%) FitNesse
10 2 (0.56%) Subversion
10 2 (0.56%) Maven
10 2 (0.56%) PhantomJS
10 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 200 (55.87%) Finance
2 71 (19.83%) Games
3 39 (10.89%) Telecoms
4 30 (8.38%) Retail
5 28 (7.82%) Publishing
6 16 (4.47%) Advertising
7 15 (4.19%) Banking
8 12 (3.35%) Front Office
9 10 (2.79%) Marketing
10 7 (1.96%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Back Office
11 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 281 (78.49%) Developer
2 138 (38.55%) Software Developer
3 98 (27.37%) C# Developer
4 75 (20.95%) Software Engineer
5 55 (15.36%) C# .NET Developer
6 34 (9.50%) .NET Developer
6 34 (9.50%) Programmer
7 32 (8.94%) C++ Developer
8 30 (8.38%) C++/C# Developer
9 24 (6.70%) Java Developer
10 22 (6.15%) Senior Developer
11 20 (5.59%) Real Time Software Engineer
11 20 (5.59%) Real Time Engineer
11 20 (5.59%) C# Software Developer
12 16 (4.47%) C# Programmer
12 16 (4.47%) Senior .NET Developer
13 13 (3.63%) Java Software Developer
13 13 (3.63%) JavaScript Developer
14 12 (3.35%) C++/Java Developer
14 12 (3.35%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (34.36%) .NET
2 57 (15.92%) ASP.NET
3 47 (13.13%) WCF
4 40 (11.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 37 (10.34%) jQuery
6 30 (8.38%) CSS
6 30 (8.38%) HTML
7 27 (7.54%) AngularJS
8 23 (6.42%) WPF
8 23 (6.42%) Backbone.js
9 20 (5.59%) RabbitMQ
9 20 (5.59%) KnockoutJS
10 19 (5.31%) Web Services
11 17 (4.75%) .NET Framework
12 15 (4.19%) NancyFx
12 15 (4.19%) WinForms
13 14 (3.91%) HTML5
14 13 (3.63%) ASP.NET Web API
15 12 (3.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 12 (3.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 155 (43.30%) Computer Science
2 138 (38.55%) Hedge funds
3 33 (9.22%) Open Source
4 29 (8.10%) Blog
4 29 (8.10%) Equities
5 15 (4.19%) Mathematics
6 14 (3.91%) Online Games
7 13 (3.63%) Inversion of Control
8 9 (2.51%) N-Tier
9 8 (2.23%) Social Gaming
10 7 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.40%) Grid Computing
11 5 (1.40%) Derivative
11 5 (1.40%) Equity Derivative
12 4 (1.12%) Statistics
13 3 (0.84%) New Media
13 3 (0.84%) Physics
14 2 (0.56%) CUDA
14 2 (0.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 36 (10.06%) Windows
2 25 (6.98%) UNIX
3 21 (5.87%) Linux
4 17 (4.75%) Android
4 17 (4.75%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (45.25%) OO
2 126 (35.20%) Software Engineering
3 74 (20.67%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (17.32%) MVC
5 60 (16.76%) TDD
6 54 (15.08%) Algorithmic Trading
7 44 (12.29%) Multithreading
8 36 (10.06%) Scrum
8 36 (10.06%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (8.10%) BDD
10 28 (7.82%) Investment Management
10 28 (7.82%) Unit Testing
10 28 (7.82%) Low Latency
11 26 (7.26%) OOP
11 26 (7.26%) E-Commerce
12 20 (5.59%) OOD
13 16 (4.47%) Analytics
14 14 (3.91%) Pair Programming
15 12 (3.35%) Domain-Driven Design
15 12 (3.35%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 337 (94.13%) C#
2 217 (60.61%) C++
3 216 (60.34%) Java
4 122 (34.08%) Scala
5 116 (32.40%) SQL
6 98 (27.37%) Python
7 92 (25.70%) JavaScript
8 90 (25.14%) Erlang
9 76 (21.23%) Ruby
10 48 (13.41%) Clojure
11 38 (10.61%) Haskell
12 25 (6.98%) R
13 14 (3.91%) OCaml
13 14 (3.91%) T-SQL
14 11 (3.07%) Lisp
15 8 (2.23%) C
15 8 (2.23%) VB.NET
16 7 (1.96%) VB
17 6 (1.68%) IronPython
17 6 (1.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 59 (16.48%) Degree
2 8 (2.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.31%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (1.96%) Puppet
2 6 (1.68%) HAProxy
3 3 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 61 (17.04%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.75%) Twitter
3 15 (4.19%) Google
4 13 (3.63%) Facebook
4 13 (3.63%) Sitecore
4 13 (3.63%) EPiServer
5 6 (1.68%) DevExpress
5 6 (1.68%) Endeca
5 6 (1.68%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.56%) Cisco
6 2 (0.56%) VMware
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