The table below looks at the statistics for Fortran skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fortran over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fortran
Rank - - 215
Permanent jobs citing Fortran 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £27,127
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £49,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-22.11% +42.14%
Fortran
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3289 3031 3210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 54.90% 56.78% 59.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2852 2696 2864
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Fortran
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Fortran across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Fortran Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Fortran
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Fortran across the South West region.

Fortran Salary Trend in the South West

Fortran
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing Fortran 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 Fortran.

1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (80.00%) Physics
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) NASTRAN
2 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) PhD
2 4 (80.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Delphi
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared

Fortran
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing Fortran 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 Fortran. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) NASTRAN
General
1 5 (100.00%) Aerospace
2 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (80.00%) Physics
2 4 (80.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Delphi
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) PhD
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared