The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Programming skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Programming over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Programming
Rank - 160 156
Permanent jobs citing Functional Programming 0 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.34% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.42% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 1
Average salary - £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +2.85%
Functional Programming
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2543 3114 2490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 86.12% 81.28% 78.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1587 2068 1489
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Functional Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Programming across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Functional Programming Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Functional Programming
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Functional Programming Salary Trend in Scotland

Functional Programming
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Functional Programming 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 Functional Programming.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) UNIX
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (75.00%) Clojure
3 9 (75.00%) Datomic
3 9 (75.00%) User Experience
3 9 (75.00%) Android
3 9 (75.00%) Semantic Web
3 9 (75.00%) MySQL
3 9 (75.00%) Ruby
3 9 (75.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (50.00%) Android Development
5 5 (41.67%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (25.00%) Scala
6 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (16.67%) Kanban
8 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
8 1 (8.33%) Retail
8 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (8.33%) Finance
8 1 (8.33%) JIRA

Functional Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Functional Programming 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 Functional Programming. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) Datomic
1 9 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (75.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) User Experience
1 9 (75.00%) Semantic Web
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) UNIX
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Android Development
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (16.67%) Kanban
7 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) Clojure
2 9 (75.00%) Ruby
3 3 (25.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree