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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F#
Rank - 168 159
Permanent jobs citing F# 0 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.19% 0.061%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.34% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +53.84%
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
1592 2052 1865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 50.96% 55.76% 57.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1019 1411 1250
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Postgraduate
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Exotic Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Fund Management
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) FINCAD Analytics

F#
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) FINCAD Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Exotic Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Postgraduate
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago