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 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
Functional Programming
Rank 161 156 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Functional Programming 5 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% 0.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £47,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +18.75%
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
2790 2524 2356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.81% 80.20% 76.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1777 1602 1600
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Programming within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Glasgow -4 3 £47,000 -1.05%
Stirling - 2 - -
Functional Programming
UK

Functional Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) XML
3 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (50.00%) Clojure
4 5 (50.00%) Scala
4 5 (50.00%) Front Office
5 4 (40.00%) Games
5 4 (40.00%) Clustering
5 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (40.00%) XSLT
5 4 (40.00%) N-Tier
5 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) Open Source
5 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
5 4 (40.00%) Java SE
5 4 (40.00%) Big Data
5 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (30.00%) HTML5
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (30.00%) OO
6 3 (30.00%) Python
6 3 (30.00%) Banking
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Spring
7 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking

Functional Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (40.00%) Big Data
3 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (50.00%) Front Office
2 4 (40.00%) Games
3 3 (30.00%) Banking
4 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) German Language
5 1 (10.00%) Italian Language
5 1 (10.00%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Development Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) XSLT
2 4 (40.00%) Java SE
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) Spring Integration
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) JMS
4 2 (20.00%) Spring
5 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) N-Tier
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
1 4 (40.00%) Open Source
1 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (20.00%) Derivative
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (30.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Scala
2 5 (50.00%) Clojure
3 3 (30.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby
5 1 (10.00%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Sybase