The table below looks at the statistics for F# skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 - - 174
Permanent jobs citing F# 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -7.50%
F#
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1433 1660 2025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 49.83% 52.22% 50.84%
Number of salaries quoted 845 1040 1388
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

F#
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

F# Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

F#
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

F# Salary Trend in Scotland

F#
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Fintech

F#
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Quant Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) F# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL