The first table below looks at the demand for Fortran skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fortran over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fortran
Rank 833 800 819
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +19
Permanent jobs citing Fortran 48 70 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.065% 0.065%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.080% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 30 64 68
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £46,500 £31,750
% change year-on-year
-13.97% +46.45%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
60005 56979 63005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.53% 52.56% 53.64%
Number of salaries quoted 50842 48864 55418
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Fortran
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Fortran Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Fortran
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Fortran within the UK.

Fortran Salary Trend in the UK

Fortran
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fortran over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 within the UK.

Fortran Salary Histogram in the UK

Fortran
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fortran within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 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
England -85 42 £40,000 -20.00% 9
London -31 13 £60,000 +20.00% 2
South West -9 12 £35,000 - 6
South East -17 10 £38,250 -16.84%
Bristol - 8 - - 2
Scotland -3 6 £40,000 +40.35% 1
Edinburgh - 6 £40,000 - 1
Surrey -3 5 £47,500 -5.00%
East Midlands -13 5 - -
Derbyshire - 5 - -
Camberley - 5 £47,500 -
Derby - 5 - -
Wiltshire -1 4 £35,000 - 2
Winchester +2 2 £40,000 -13.51%
Hampshire -15 2 £40,000 -13.04%
Oxfordshire - 2 £36,500 -
West Midlands +5 1 £38,500 +20.31%
Tyne and Wear - 1 £52,500 -
Abingdon - 1 £36,500 -
North East - 1 £52,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £38,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £25,000 -
Horsham - 1 £25,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £52,500 -
Oxford - 1 £36,500 -
Warwick - 1 £38,500 -

Fortran
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 66 (86.84%) C++
2 52 (68.42%) C
3 36 (47.37%) Mathematics
4 31 (40.79%) Physics
5 30 (39.47%) Degree
5 30 (39.47%) Java
6 29 (38.16%) Python
7 21 (27.63%) PhD
8 20 (26.32%) .NET
9 19 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 19 (25.00%) Aerospace
10 16 (21.05%) C#
10 16 (21.05%) Linux
11 14 (18.42%) UNIX
11 14 (18.42%) MATLAB
12 12 (15.79%) Manufacturing
12 12 (15.79%) SQL
12 12 (15.79%) NASTRAN
12 12 (15.79%) Software Architecture
13 10 (13.16%) Visualisation
14 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (10.53%) Parallel Programming
14 8 (10.53%) R
14 8 (10.53%) Computer Science
14 8 (10.53%) Alteryx
15 7 (9.21%) OpenMP
16 6 (7.89%) Delphi
16 6 (7.89%) UML
16 6 (7.89%) OO
16 6 (7.89%) Multithreading

Fortran
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 12 (15.79%) NASTRAN
2 5 (6.58%) Abaqus
3 2 (2.63%) Simulink
4 1 (1.32%) Maple
4 1 (1.32%) SPSS
4 1 (1.32%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SunGard APT
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) Redis
1 3 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.95%) RSpec
1 3 (3.95%) LabVIEW
2 1 (1.32%) GDB
2 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 12 (15.79%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.95%) Publishing
4 2 (2.63%) Military
5 1 (1.32%) Automotive
5 1 (1.32%) Electronics
5 1 (1.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (27.63%) Software Engineer
1 21 (27.63%) Developer
2 9 (11.84%) Analyst
3 8 (10.53%) Consultant
4 7 (9.21%) Lead Developer
5 6 (7.89%) Support Analyst
5 6 (7.89%) Applications Support
5 6 (7.89%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (6.58%) Stress Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Software Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Head of IT
7 3 (3.95%) Software Consultant
7 3 (3.95%) Java Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Software Architect
7 3 (3.95%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Graduate
7 3 (3.95%) Architect
8 2 (2.63%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (2.63%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (2.63%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.32%) .NET
2 7 (9.21%) OpenMP
3 6 (7.89%) OpenCL
4 5 (6.58%) J2SE
5 4 (5.26%) HTML
5 4 (5.26%) ADO.NET
5 4 (5.26%) CSS
5 4 (5.26%) WinForms
5 4 (5.26%) OpenGL
5 4 (5.26%) WCF
5 4 (5.26%) WPF
6 3 (3.95%) Qt
6 3 (3.95%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (3.95%) XML
7 2 (2.63%) POSIX
7 2 (2.63%) Swing
7 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.63%) OpenCV
8 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.32%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 36 (47.37%) Mathematics
2 31 (40.79%) Physics
3 10 (13.16%) Visualisation
4 8 (10.53%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.95%) CUDA
5 3 (3.95%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.63%) GIS
6 2 (2.63%) Statistics
6 2 (2.63%) Blog
7 1 (1.32%) Cybernetics
7 1 (1.32%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.32%) Biology
7 1 (1.32%) Economics
7 1 (1.32%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.05%) Linux
2 14 (18.42%) UNIX
3 3 (3.95%) Windows
3 3 (3.95%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (15.79%) Software Architecture
3 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (10.53%) Parallel Programming
4 6 (7.89%) UML
4 6 (7.89%) OO
4 6 (7.89%) Multithreading
5 5 (6.58%) Stress Analysis
5 5 (6.58%) Finite Element Analysis
6 4 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (3.95%) Low Latency
7 3 (3.95%) Unit Testing
7 3 (3.95%) Monte Carlo Method
7 3 (3.95%) Software Testing
7 3 (3.95%) E-Commerce
7 3 (3.95%) SOA
8 2 (2.63%) ITIL
8 2 (2.63%) Data Analysis
8 2 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.63%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 66 (86.84%) C++
2 52 (68.42%) C
3 30 (39.47%) Java
4 29 (38.16%) Python
5 16 (21.05%) C#
6 14 (18.42%) MATLAB
7 12 (15.79%) SQL
8 8 (10.53%) R
9 6 (7.89%) Delphi
10 5 (6.58%) VB
10 5 (6.58%) Shell Script
11 4 (5.26%) JavaScript
11 4 (5.26%) Perl
12 3 (3.95%) Ruby
12 3 (3.95%) VB.NET
13 2 (2.63%) Pascal
13 2 (2.63%) VBA
13 2 (2.63%) MapBasic
13 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
14 1 (1.32%) VB6
Qualifications
1 30 (39.47%) Degree
2 21 (27.63%) PhD
3 6 (7.89%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.95%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 8 (10.53%) Alteryx
2 4 (5.26%) Oracle
3 2 (2.63%) Mapinfo
4 1 (1.32%) SunGard
4 1 (1.32%) Minitab
4 1 (1.32%) Perforce
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