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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Programming
Rank - 160 170
Permanent jobs citing Functional Programming 0 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.096% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.11% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 15
Average salary - £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £44,250 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+27.11% -5.85%
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
2580 2751 3336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.65% 87.70% 84.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1594 1702 2188
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) JMS
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) JAXB
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) Front Office
3 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (33.33%) Equities
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Degree

Functional Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) GemFire
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Heroku
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) KDB
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) RSpec
General
1 2 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Applications Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Web Applications Developer
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Lead Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Python Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
1 2 (33.33%) JAXB
1 2 (33.33%) JMS
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) React
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (33.33%) Sass
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Equities
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) API Design
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Garbage Collection
2 2 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
1 2 (33.33%) StreamBase