The table below looks at the statistics for OCaml skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCaml over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Objective Caml (OCaml)
Rank 613 611 590
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -21
Permanent jobs citing OCaml 5 24 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.011% 0.053% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.021% 0.096% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 36
Average salary £75,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary - £41,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
- -36.15%
OCaml
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
23465 25088 26194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.77% 55.24% 54.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20328 21705 22992
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 £34,255
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% -

OCaml
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

OCaml Jobs Demand Trend in London

OCaml
Salary Trend in London

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

OCaml Salary Trend in London

OCaml
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing OCaml 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 OCaml.

1 10 (100.00%) Haskell
1 10 (100.00%) Scala
2 9 (90.00%) Erlang
3 7 (70.00%) Linux
4 6 (60.00%) Ruby
4 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (60.00%) F#
4 6 (60.00%) Functional Programming
5 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (40.00%) Mercurial
5 4 (40.00%) LXC
5 4 (40.00%) CentOS
5 4 (40.00%) Bazaar
5 4 (40.00%) Puppet
5 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (40.00%) Nagios
5 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (40.00%) Ubuntu
5 4 (40.00%) Xen
5 4 (40.00%) Lisp
5 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Debian
5 4 (40.00%) Python
6 3 (30.00%) UNIX
6 3 (30.00%) OOD
6 3 (30.00%) OOP
6 3 (30.00%) OO
6 3 (30.00%) C#
6 3 (30.00%) Java

OCaml
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing OCaml 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 OCaml. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data
2 2 (20.00%) Hazelcast
3 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) Mercurial
2 4 (40.00%) Bazaar
3 2 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Games
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) Java EE
2 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) JDBC
2 2 (20.00%) JSP
2 2 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) XSL
2 2 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (10.00%) JMS
3 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (10.00%) Java SE
3 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Online Games
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Debian
2 4 (40.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (40.00%) CentOS
3 3 (30.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Functional Programming
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) OOP
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) OOD
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
3 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (30.00%) Investment Management
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Haskell
1 10 (100.00%) Scala
2 9 (90.00%) Erlang
3 6 (60.00%) Ruby
3 6 (60.00%) F#
4 4 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (40.00%) Lisp
5 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (30.00%) C#
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) Clojure
6 2 (20.00%) Groovy
6 2 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Xen
1 4 (40.00%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Nagios
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
1 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Google
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-75k base + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago