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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F#
Rank 493 581 449
Rank change year-on-year
+88 -132
Permanent jobs citing F# 130 65 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.16% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.59% 0.31% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 112 63 182
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,074 £40,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +25.00%
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
21907 20804 23659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.10% 50.69% 54.65%
Number of salaries quoted 19245 17941 19944
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 13 February 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 13 February 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 +61 7 £65,000 - 3
F#
England

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 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#.

1 260 (91.87%) C#
2 178 (62.90%) .NET
3 141 (49.82%) Functional Programming
4 138 (48.76%) Finance
5 114 (40.28%) Agile Software Development
6 101 (35.69%) OO
7 94 (33.22%) Computer Science
8 92 (32.51%) C++
9 86 (30.39%) Erlang
10 82 (28.98%) Degree
11 78 (27.56%) Scala
12 75 (26.50%) Java
12 75 (26.50%) Algorithms
13 73 (25.80%) Haskell
14 65 (22.97%) Games
15 64 (22.61%) Clojure
16 62 (21.91%) TDD
17 60 (21.20%) SQL Server
18 54 (19.08%) SQL
18 54 (19.08%) NoSQL
18 54 (19.08%) Hedge funds
19 53 (18.73%) Microsoft
20 52 (18.37%) Amazon AWS
21 49 (17.31%) Software Engineering
22 46 (16.25%) Web Services
23 41 (14.49%) WPF
24 40 (14.13%) Python
25 39 (13.78%) WCF
25 39 (13.78%) Open Source
26 36 (12.72%) OOD

F#
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 29 (10.25%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (2.47%) Node.js
3 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.35%) IIS
3 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 20 (7.07%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 52 (18.37%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (9.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (6.36%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (4.59%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (3.18%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (3.18%) Amazon SQS
5 9 (3.18%) GitHub
6 8 (2.83%) Amazon Kinesis
6 8 (2.83%) Amazon S3
6 8 (2.83%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.35%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.36%) Internet
2 7 (2.47%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (21.20%) SQL Server
2 54 (19.08%) NoSQL
3 32 (11.31%) Big Data
4 27 (9.54%) Relational Database
5 22 (7.77%) Event Store
6 20 (7.07%) RDBMS
7 19 (6.71%) Redis
8 17 (6.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 17 (6.01%) Apache Cassandra
8 17 (6.01%) MongoDB
9 16 (5.65%) Neo4j
10 11 (3.89%) MySQL
11 8 (2.83%) BigQuery
12 6 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (1.41%) SQL Server 2014
13 4 (1.41%) Tick Data
14 2 (0.71%) Hadoop
15 1 (0.35%) Apache Hive
15 1 (0.35%) CouchDB
15 1 (0.35%) HBase
Development Applications
1 24 (8.48%) Moq
2 20 (7.07%) Git (software)
3 15 (5.30%) NUnit
4 10 (3.53%) JIRA
4 10 (3.53%) Selenium
5 9 (3.18%) MSBuild
5 9 (3.18%) WebDriver
6 8 (2.83%) JUnit
6 8 (2.83%) PostSharp
7 7 (2.47%) Eclipse
7 7 (2.47%) FitNesse
7 7 (2.47%) jMock
7 7 (2.47%) JSUnit
7 7 (2.47%) SilkTest
7 7 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (2.47%) The Grinder
8 6 (2.12%) Maven
8 6 (2.12%) Subversion
8 6 (2.12%) TeamCity
8 6 (2.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 138 (48.76%) Finance
2 65 (22.97%) Games
3 27 (9.54%) Banking
4 26 (9.19%) Investment Banking
5 21 (7.42%) Financial Institution
6 17 (6.01%) Front Office
7 5 (1.77%) Back Office
8 1 (0.35%) Publishing
8 1 (0.35%) Retail
8 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 219 (77.39%) Developer
2 171 (60.42%) C# Developer
3 102 (36.04%) .NET Developer
4 95 (33.57%) F# Developer
5 87 (30.74%) C# .NET Developer
6 37 (13.07%) Senior Developer
7 35 (12.37%) Programmer
8 29 (10.25%) Senior C# Developer
9 27 (9.54%) Agile C# Developer
9 27 (9.54%) Agile Developer
10 26 (9.19%) C# Programmer
11 24 (8.48%) Java Developer
12 23 (8.13%) Agile .NET Developer
13 21 (7.42%) C++ Developer
14 19 (6.71%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
14 19 (6.71%) Software Engineer
15 16 (5.65%) Data Scientist
16 15 (5.30%) AWS Developer
16 15 (5.30%) C# Software Developer
17 14 (4.95%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (62.90%) .NET
2 46 (16.25%) Web Services
3 41 (14.49%) WPF
4 39 (13.78%) WCF
5 28 (9.89%) ActiveMQ
6 25 (8.83%) RabbitMQ
7 18 (6.36%) HTML
7 18 (6.36%) Reactive Extensions
8 17 (6.01%) HTML5
8 17 (6.01%) Ninject
9 16 (5.65%) WinForms
10 14 (4.95%) AngularJS
10 14 (4.95%) CSS
11 11 (3.89%) Entity Framework
11 11 (3.89%) jQuery
12 10 (3.53%) ASP.NET
13 9 (3.18%) Akka
13 9 (3.18%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (2.83%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (2.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 94 (33.22%) Computer Science
2 75 (26.50%) Algorithms
3 54 (19.08%) Hedge funds
4 30 (10.60%) Mathematics
5 29 (10.25%) Data Structures
6 26 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (8.48%) Derivative
8 18 (6.36%) Physics
9 16 (5.65%) Statistics
9 16 (5.65%) Visualisation
10 14 (4.95%) Fintech
11 13 (4.59%) Equities
11 13 (4.59%) Mobile Games
12 12 (4.24%) Social Gaming
13 10 (3.53%) Fixed Income
14 9 (3.18%) Artificial Intelligence
15 8 (2.83%) Spread Betting
16 4 (1.41%) Online Games
17 3 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
17 3 (1.06%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (12.37%) Windows
2 20 (7.07%) Linux
3 12 (4.24%) Unix
4 4 (1.41%) Android
4 4 (1.41%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (49.82%) Functional Programming
2 114 (40.28%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (35.69%) OO
4 62 (21.91%) TDD
5 49 (17.31%) Software Engineering
6 39 (13.78%) Open Source
7 36 (12.72%) OOD
8 30 (10.60%) Analytics
8 30 (10.60%) Multithreading
9 27 (9.54%) Low Latency
10 21 (7.42%) OOP
11 20 (7.07%) BDD
12 19 (6.71%) Mentoring
13 18 (6.36%) Investment Management
13 18 (6.36%) Microservices
13 18 (6.36%) MVC
13 18 (6.36%) Software Architecture
14 17 (6.01%) CQRS
14 17 (6.01%) Scrum
15 16 (5.65%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 260 (91.87%) C#
2 92 (32.51%) C++
3 86 (30.39%) Erlang
4 78 (27.56%) Scala
5 75 (26.50%) Java
6 73 (25.80%) Haskell
7 64 (22.61%) Clojure
8 54 (19.08%) SQL
9 40 (14.13%) Python
10 33 (11.66%) OCaml
11 25 (8.83%) JavaScript
12 19 (6.71%) VBA
13 18 (6.36%) R
13 18 (6.36%) Ruby
14 12 (4.24%) C
15 8 (2.83%) Go
16 6 (2.12%) MATLAB
16 6 (2.12%) PowerShell
16 6 (2.12%) TypeScript
17 4 (1.41%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 82 (28.98%) Degree
2 16 (5.65%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.42%) QA
2 5 (1.77%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.35%) SEPA
System Software
1 9 (3.18%) Docker
2 5 (1.77%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.35%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.06%) Ansible
1 3 (1.06%) Puppet
2 2 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.35%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.35%) Kibana
3 1 (0.35%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.35%) Mesos
3 1 (0.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (18.73%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.42%) Google
3 14 (4.95%) Facebook
4 8 (2.83%) Oracle
5 7 (2.47%) Perforce
6 6 (2.12%) Sybase
7 3 (1.06%) Sun
8 2 (0.71%) ION Trading
8 2 (0.71%) Twitter
9 1 (0.35%) Reuters
9 1 (0.35%) Teradata
9 1 (0.35%) TIBCO
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