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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Programming
Rank 142 151 148
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Functional Programming 12 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.38% 0.35% 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.43% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 1
Average salary £52,500 £49,750 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.52% +13.06%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
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
2631 2805 2310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.98% 81.97% 79.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1666 1838 1446
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Programming across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Functional Programming Salary Histogram 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 27 February 2015. 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 +15 12 £52,500 +11.70% 1
Functional Programming
UK

Functional Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 16 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) TDD
2 12 (75.00%) UNIX
2 12 (75.00%) Linux
3 11 (68.75%) Clojure
4 9 (56.25%) MySQL
4 9 (56.25%) Android
4 9 (56.25%) Semantic Web
4 9 (56.25%) Ruby
4 9 (56.25%) Ruby on Rails
4 9 (56.25%) Datomic
4 9 (56.25%) User Experience
5 6 (37.50%) Android Development
6 5 (31.25%) Scrum
6 5 (31.25%) Scala
7 4 (25.00%) XML
8 3 (18.75%) Degree
8 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
8 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
9 2 (12.50%) Big Data
9 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
9 2 (12.50%) Kanban
9 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
9 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering

Functional Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (56.25%) MySQL
1 9 (56.25%) Datomic
2 2 (12.50%) Big Data
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (12.50%) Front Office
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Games
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
1 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) Senior Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Java Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Lead Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Development Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) XSLT
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) J2EE
4 1 (6.25%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Semantic Web
1 9 (56.25%) User Experience
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) Clustering
3 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
3 2 (12.50%) Open Source
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) UNIX
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (75.00%) TDD
2 6 (37.50%) Android Development
3 5 (31.25%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 2 (12.50%) Kanban
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) Clojure
3 9 (56.25%) Ruby
4 5 (31.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago