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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F#
Rank 554 587 448
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -139
Permanent jobs citing F# 98 80 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.18% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.43% 0.34% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 94 73 255
Average salary £57,500 £80,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £96,750 £93,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -7.50%
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
22949 23420 26736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.35% 51.75% 54.45%
Number of salaries quoted 20208 20054 22745
Average salary £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.72% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 May 2016.

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 May 2016. 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 +63 9 £67,500 +8.00% 3
Harrow - 1 £55,000 -
F#
England

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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#.

1 217 (91.18%) C#
2 167 (70.17%) .NET
3 119 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 109 (45.80%) Functional Programming
5 106 (44.54%) Finance
6 91 (38.24%) OO
7 87 (36.55%) TDD
8 86 (36.13%) NoSQL
9 72 (30.25%) SQL Server
10 71 (29.83%) Erlang
11 67 (28.15%) SQL
12 65 (27.31%) Games
13 61 (25.63%) Computer Science
14 60 (25.21%) C++
15 59 (24.79%) Haskell
16 58 (24.37%) Java
17 55 (23.11%) Clojure
18 54 (22.69%) Software Engineering
19 53 (22.27%) Scala
20 52 (21.85%) Algorithms
21 51 (21.43%) WCF
22 50 (21.01%) Amazon AWS
23 46 (19.33%) RabbitMQ
24 45 (18.91%) Degree
24 45 (18.91%) JavaScript
25 43 (18.07%) ASP.NET
26 42 (17.65%) WPF
26 42 (17.65%) MongoDB
27 41 (17.23%) Web Services
28 40 (16.81%) Microsoft

F#
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 34 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (7.56%) Node.js
3 2 (0.84%) IIS
4 1 (0.42%) CMS
4 1 (0.42%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (4.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 50 (21.01%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (13.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (6.72%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (6.30%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (2.10%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (2.10%) Amazon Kinesis
5 5 (2.10%) Amazon S3
5 5 (2.10%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (2.10%) Google App Engine
6 4 (1.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.30%) Internet
2 10 (4.20%) VoIP
3 3 (1.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.42%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (36.13%) NoSQL
2 72 (30.25%) SQL Server
3 42 (17.65%) MongoDB
4 33 (13.87%) Redis
5 32 (13.45%) Event Store
6 24 (10.08%) Big Data
7 17 (7.14%) Relational Database
8 14 (5.88%) Neo4j
9 13 (5.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 10 (4.20%) SQL Server 2014
11 9 (3.78%) RDBMS
12 8 (3.36%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (3.36%) MySQL
13 5 (2.10%) BigQuery
14 4 (1.68%) Tick Data
15 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
16 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
16 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
16 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
16 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (9.24%) Jenkins
2 20 (8.40%) NUnit
3 18 (7.56%) MSBuild
4 16 (6.72%) Log4Net
5 15 (6.30%) Git (software)
5 15 (6.30%) Moq
6 14 (5.88%) Psake
6 14 (5.88%) SpecFlow
7 9 (3.78%) JIRA
7 9 (3.78%) Maven
7 9 (3.78%) Rhino Mocks
7 9 (3.78%) TeamCity
8 6 (2.52%) Ant
8 6 (2.52%) Gradle
9 5 (2.10%) PostSharp
10 4 (1.68%) CruiseControl
11 3 (1.26%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.26%) FitNesse
11 3 (1.26%) Selenium
11 3 (1.26%) SilkTest
General
1 106 (44.54%) Finance
2 65 (27.31%) Games
3 14 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 14 (5.88%) Front Office
4 12 (5.04%) Banking
5 10 (4.20%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.26%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.84%) Retail
8 1 (0.42%) Back Office
8 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 187 (78.57%) Developer
2 138 (57.98%) C# Developer
3 113 (47.48%) .NET Developer
4 91 (38.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 52 (21.85%) F# Developer
6 43 (18.07%) Senior Developer
7 37 (15.55%) Programmer
8 36 (15.13%) Senior C# Developer
9 31 (13.03%) Software Engineer
10 23 (9.66%) C# Programmer
11 22 (9.24%) Agile C# Developer
11 22 (9.24%) Agile Developer
12 21 (8.82%) Agile .NET Developer
12 21 (8.82%) Software Programmer
13 18 (7.56%) C# Software Developer
13 18 (7.56%) Java Developer
14 17 (7.14%) .NET Programmer
14 17 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
14 17 (7.14%) Cloud Developer
14 17 (7.14%) NoSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (70.17%) .NET
2 51 (21.43%) WCF
3 46 (19.33%) RabbitMQ
4 43 (18.07%) ASP.NET
5 42 (17.65%) WPF
6 41 (17.23%) Web Services
7 34 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 34 (14.29%) HTML
8 31 (13.03%) ActiveMQ
9 30 (12.61%) CSS
10 29 (12.18%) ASP.NET Web API
11 26 (10.92%) Reactive Extensions
12 23 (9.66%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (7.56%) MSMQ
14 17 (7.14%) HTML5
14 17 (7.14%) NancyFx
14 17 (7.14%) REST
15 16 (6.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 13 (5.46%) Castle Windsor
16 13 (5.46%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 61 (25.63%) Computer Science
2 52 (21.85%) Algorithms
3 26 (10.92%) Data Structures
3 26 (10.92%) Mathematics
4 25 (10.50%) Hedge funds
5 14 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (5.88%) Mobile Games
6 12 (5.04%) Fintech
7 11 (4.62%) Physics
8 10 (4.20%) Derivative
8 10 (4.20%) Spread Betting
9 9 (3.78%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (3.78%) Visualisation
10 8 (3.36%) Statistics
11 7 (2.94%) Social Gaming
12 4 (1.68%) Artificial Intelligence
13 3 (1.26%) Equities
14 2 (0.84%) Blockchain
14 2 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 2 (0.84%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.66%) Windows
2 12 (5.04%) Linux
3 7 (2.94%) Unix
4 4 (1.68%) Android
4 4 (1.68%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (45.80%) Functional Programming
3 91 (38.24%) OO
4 87 (36.55%) TDD
5 54 (22.69%) Software Engineering
6 39 (16.39%) Multithreading
7 36 (15.13%) BDD
7 36 (15.13%) Open Source
8 31 (13.03%) MVC
9 27 (11.34%) OOD
10 26 (10.92%) Low Latency
11 25 (10.50%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (7.98%) Analytics
13 18 (7.56%) Scrum
14 17 (7.14%) Domain-Driven Design
14 17 (7.14%) Mentoring
15 16 (6.72%) Microservices
15 16 (6.72%) OOP
16 14 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
17 12 (5.04%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 217 (91.18%) C#
2 71 (29.83%) Erlang
3 67 (28.15%) SQL
4 60 (25.21%) C++
5 59 (24.79%) Haskell
6 58 (24.37%) Java
7 55 (23.11%) Clojure
8 53 (22.27%) Scala
9 45 (18.91%) JavaScript
10 33 (13.87%) Python
11 22 (9.24%) OCaml
11 22 (9.24%) Ruby
12 20 (8.40%) PowerShell
13 14 (5.88%) Go
14 11 (4.62%) R
15 9 (3.78%) C
16 6 (2.52%) Rust
17 4 (1.68%) C++/CLI
18 3 (1.26%) Apple Swift
18 3 (1.26%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 45 (18.91%) Degree
2 9 (3.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.30%) QA
2 2 (0.84%) SDET
3 1 (0.42%) SEPA
3 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.52%) Docker
2 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (2.94%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 7 (2.94%) Kibana
1 7 (2.94%) WSUS
2 6 (2.52%) Ansible
2 6 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (16.81%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.98%) Google
3 11 (4.62%) Facebook
4 10 (4.20%) Oracle
4 10 (4.20%) Sybase
5 3 (1.26%) Perforce
6 2 (0.84%) ION Trading
6 2 (0.84%) Twitter
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