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 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 168 156 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing F# 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.083% 0.032% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.060% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £32,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -40.90%
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
1941 1680 1681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.50% 54.32% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1250 1109 1122
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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#
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F# within the Scotland 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
Edinburgh - 3 £45,000 -
F#
UK

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) WinForms
2 9 (90.00%) WCF
2 9 (90.00%) WPF
2 9 (90.00%) Silverlight
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (70.00%) N-Tier
4 7 (70.00%) MVC
4 7 (70.00%) TDD
4 7 (70.00%) LINQ
4 7 (70.00%) Multithreading
4 7 (70.00%) AppFabric
4 7 (70.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (20.00%) BDD
6 2 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
6 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (10.00%) Twitter
7 1 (10.00%) Hedge funds
7 1 (10.00%) Banking
7 1 (10.00%) Asset Management

F#
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Programmer
1 7 (70.00%) C# Programmer
2 4 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# Analyst Programmer
3 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (90.00%) WinForms
1 9 (90.00%) WCF
1 9 (90.00%) WPF
1 9 (90.00%) Silverlight
2 7 (70.00%) LINQ
2 7 (70.00%) AppFabric
2 7 (70.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) MVC
1 7 (70.00%) TDD
1 7 (70.00%) Multithreading
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Twitter