The table below looks at the statistics for Lisp skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lisp over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lisp
Rank 623 607 609
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Permanent jobs citing Lisp 5 10 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.011% 0.022% 0.060%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.020% 0.041% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 21
Average salary £54,000 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.28%
Lisp
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
24847 24444 28431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.08% 54.27% 55.06%
Number of salaries quoted 21379 20810 25118
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
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 £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Lisp
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lisp across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Lisp Jobs Demand Trend in London

Lisp
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lisp across the London region.

Lisp Salary Trend in London

Lisp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Lisp 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 Lisp.

1 11 (73.33%) Python
2 9 (60.00%) Scala
3 7 (46.67%) Perl
3 7 (46.67%) Ruby
4 6 (40.00%) Erlang
4 6 (40.00%) PHP
4 6 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) Smalltalk
5 5 (33.33%) RDBMS
5 5 (33.33%) OO
5 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 5 (33.33%) TDD
5 5 (33.33%) F#
5 5 (33.33%) Haskell
5 5 (33.33%) RESTful
5 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 5 (33.33%) OO PHP
5 5 (33.33%) Functional Programming
6 4 (26.67%) Clojure
6 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
6 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 3 (20.00%) HTML
7 3 (20.00%) CSS
7 3 (20.00%) Scrum
7 3 (20.00%) Degree
7 3 (20.00%) Kanban
7 3 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (20.00%) Golang
8 2 (13.33%) Git (software)

Lisp
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Lisp 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 Lisp. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Front Office
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Programmer
1 6 (40.00%) PHP Programmer
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior PHP Programmer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Programmer
4 3 (20.00%) Product Owner
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) RESTful
2 3 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) Symfony
4 1 (6.67%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) TDD
1 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 5 (33.33%) OO
1 5 (33.33%) OO PHP
1 5 (33.33%) Functional Programming
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (6.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Python
2 9 (60.00%) Scala
3 7 (46.67%) Ruby
3 7 (46.67%) Perl
4 6 (40.00%) PHP
4 6 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) Erlang
4 6 (40.00%) Smalltalk
5 5 (33.33%) F#
5 5 (33.33%) Haskell
6 4 (26.67%) Clojure
6 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 3 (20.00%) Golang
8 2 (13.33%) C#
9 1 (6.67%) C++
9 1 (6.67%) Ada
9 1 (6.67%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree