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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F#
Rank 563 381 476
Rank change year-on-year
-182 +95
Permanent jobs citing F# 71 245 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.55% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.30% 1.00% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 59 215 145
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £32,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -40.90%
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
24025 24490 27312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.16% 55.01% 54.99%
Number of salaries quoted 20652 20993 24123
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 £33,000
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -13 8 £67,500 +22.72% 3
F#
England

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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#.

1 255 (95.51%) C#
2 160 (59.93%) Java
3 148 (55.43%) C++
4 143 (53.56%) Finance
5 121 (45.32%) OO
6 116 (43.45%) Agile Software Development
7 110 (41.20%) .NET
8 104 (38.95%) Computer Science
9 101 (37.83%) SQL
10 95 (35.58%) Software Engineering
11 91 (34.08%) Hedge funds
12 81 (30.34%) Scala
13 78 (29.21%) Python
13 78 (29.21%) Ruby
14 70 (26.22%) JavaScript
15 68 (25.47%) TDD
16 59 (22.10%) MVC
16 59 (22.10%) Erlang
17 58 (21.72%) ASP.NET
18 55 (20.60%) Games
18 55 (20.60%) Degree
19 53 (19.85%) WCF
19 53 (19.85%) MongoDB
19 53 (19.85%) Functional Programming
20 50 (18.73%) Big Data
21 47 (17.60%) Microsoft
22 45 (16.85%) ASP.NET MVC
22 45 (16.85%) Multithreading
23 44 (16.48%) Scrum
24 40 (14.98%) Open Source

F#
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (7.12%) Node.js
2 16 (5.99%) CMS
2 16 (5.99%) Umbraco
2 16 (5.99%) Sitecore CMS
3 12 (4.49%) Sitefinity
3 12 (4.49%) Orchard CMS
3 12 (4.49%) NServiceBus
3 12 (4.49%) Magnolia
4 10 (3.75%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.37%) Confluence
5 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (2.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.50%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 27 (10.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.49%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (4.12%) Amazon S3
3 11 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (4.12%) Amazon SQS
4 8 (3.00%) Google App Engine
4 8 (3.00%) Amazon EMR
5 6 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.87%) GitHub
7 4 (1.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.87%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.62%) Internet
3 4 (1.50%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (19.85%) MongoDB
2 50 (18.73%) Big Data
3 32 (11.99%) NoSQL
4 30 (11.24%) SQL Server
5 24 (8.99%) Hadoop
6 23 (8.61%) Neo4j
7 21 (7.87%) Apache Hive
8 18 (6.74%) Relational Database
9 14 (5.24%) Redis
10 13 (4.87%) RavenDB
11 12 (4.49%) CouchDB
12 11 (4.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 11 (4.12%) Couchbase
13 9 (3.37%) HBase
14 7 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (2.62%) Mahout
15 4 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
16 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (8.61%) Selenium
2 21 (7.87%) NUnit
2 21 (7.87%) SilkTest
3 15 (5.62%) WebDriver
4 8 (3.00%) Visual Studio
5 7 (2.62%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.87%) SpecFlow
6 5 (1.87%) PostSharp
6 5 (1.87%) TeamCity
6 5 (1.87%) JIRA
7 4 (1.50%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.12%) NCrunch
8 3 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.12%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.75%) Subversion
9 2 (0.75%) Maven
9 2 (0.75%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.37%) Calabash
10 1 (0.37%) PhantomJS
General
1 143 (53.56%) Finance
2 55 (20.60%) Games
3 24 (8.99%) Retail
4 21 (7.87%) Telecoms
5 20 (7.49%) Publishing
6 16 (5.99%) Front Office
7 13 (4.87%) Banking
7 13 (4.87%) Investment Banking
8 10 (3.75%) Advertising
9 5 (1.87%) Marketing
10 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 196 (73.41%) Developer
2 83 (31.09%) Software Developer
3 79 (29.59%) C# Developer
4 44 (16.48%) Software Engineer
4 44 (16.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (9.74%) .NET Developer
6 25 (9.36%) Programmer
7 20 (7.49%) C++ Developer
7 20 (7.49%) Tester
8 19 (7.12%) C++/C# Developer
9 17 (6.37%) Senior Developer
10 14 (5.24%) Test Engineer
10 14 (5.24%) C# Software Developer
11 13 (4.87%) Real Time Software Engineer
11 13 (4.87%) Real Time Engineer
11 13 (4.87%) Graduate
12 12 (4.49%) Java Developer
12 12 (4.49%) Senior .NET Developer
12 12 (4.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (4.12%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (41.20%) .NET
2 58 (21.72%) ASP.NET
3 53 (19.85%) WCF
4 45 (16.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (11.61%) jQuery
6 30 (11.24%) AngularJS
7 28 (10.49%) KnockoutJS
8 27 (10.11%) WPF
8 27 (10.11%) CSS
9 24 (8.99%) .NET Framework
10 21 (7.87%) Web Services
10 21 (7.87%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (7.49%) HTML
12 18 (6.74%) NancyFx
13 17 (6.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 15 (5.62%) Backbone.js
15 13 (4.87%) REST
15 13 (4.87%) Reactive Extensions
16 12 (4.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 12 (4.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 104 (38.95%) Computer Science
2 91 (34.08%) Hedge funds
3 40 (14.98%) Open Source
4 26 (9.74%) Equities
5 20 (7.49%) Blog
6 16 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (5.62%) Mathematics
8 14 (5.24%) Online Games
9 12 (4.49%) Inversion of Control
9 12 (4.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 12 (4.49%) User Experience
10 8 (3.00%) Social Gaming
11 6 (2.25%) N-Tier
11 6 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (2.25%) Derivative
11 6 (2.25%) Equity Derivative
12 4 (1.50%) Statistics
12 4 (1.50%) Physics
13 2 (0.75%) New Media
13 2 (0.75%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.49%) Windows
2 21 (7.87%) UNIX
3 16 (5.99%) Android
3 16 (5.99%) Apple iOS
4 14 (5.24%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (45.32%) OO
2 116 (43.45%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (35.58%) Software Engineering
4 68 (25.47%) TDD
5 59 (22.10%) MVC
6 53 (19.85%) Functional Programming
7 45 (16.85%) Multithreading
8 44 (16.48%) Scrum
9 39 (14.61%) BDD
10 30 (11.24%) Algorithmic Trading
10 30 (11.24%) Unit Testing
11 25 (9.36%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (8.99%) Low Latency
13 23 (8.61%) Pair Programming
14 20 (7.49%) OOP
14 20 (7.49%) Investment Management
15 19 (7.12%) E-Commerce
16 18 (6.74%) Domain-Driven Design
17 15 (5.62%) OOD
18 14 (5.24%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 255 (95.51%) C#
2 160 (59.93%) Java
3 148 (55.43%) C++
4 101 (37.83%) SQL
5 81 (30.34%) Scala
6 78 (29.21%) Python
6 78 (29.21%) Ruby
7 70 (26.22%) JavaScript
8 59 (22.10%) Erlang
9 25 (9.36%) Clojure
10 18 (6.74%) Haskell
11 13 (4.87%) T-SQL
12 12 (4.49%) VB
12 12 (4.49%) R
13 7 (2.62%) OCaml
14 6 (2.25%) VB.NET
14 6 (2.25%) Groovy
14 6 (2.25%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.50%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.50%) IronPython
Qualifications
1 55 (20.60%) Degree
2 3 (1.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.49%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.12%) HAProxy
2 3 (1.12%) Puppet
3 1 (0.37%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.37%) StatsD
Vendors
1 47 (17.60%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.99%) EPiServer
2 16 (5.99%) Sitecore
3 14 (5.24%) Twitter
4 13 (4.87%) Google
5 11 (4.12%) Facebook
6 4 (1.50%) Endeca
6 4 (1.50%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.75%) Oracle
8 1 (0.37%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.37%) New Relic
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