The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fortran
Rank 881 895 835
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -60
Permanent jobs citing Fortran 33 26 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.022% 0.054%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.058% 0.041% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 51
Average salary £41,250 £39,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.09% +4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £33,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56636 62939 59111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.03% 52.66% 53.40%
Number of salaries quoted 48128 53228 50792
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 April 2015 within the UK.

Fortran Salary Histogram in the UK

Fortran
Top 24 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 28 April 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
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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 +35 30 £42,500 +13.33% 3
London +35 10 £65,000 +116.66% 3
West Midlands -14 8 £31,500 -16.00%
South East +8 7 £45,000 -40.98%
City of London - 6 £65,000 -
East of England +22 5 £37,500 -
Birmingham - 5 - -
Hertfordshire - 5 £37,500 -
Stevenage - 4 £37,500 -
Warwickshire -13 3 £31,500 -16.00%
Scotland +13 2 £39,500 -1.25%
Warwick -11 2 £37,000 -1.33%
Hampshire - 2 £45,000 -
Middlesex - 2 £55,000 -
Farnborough - 2 £45,000 -
Edinburgh +6 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Aberdeen - 1 £34,000 -
Dorking - 1 £40,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £40,000 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £40,000 -
Surrey - 1 £40,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £35,000 -
Kent - 1 £40,000 -

Fortran
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 51 (87.93%) C++
2 35 (60.34%) C
3 31 (53.45%) Mathematics
4 27 (46.55%) Software Engineering
4 27 (46.55%) Java
5 25 (43.10%) Degree
6 22 (37.93%) Physics
7 20 (34.48%) Python
7 20 (34.48%) Algorithms
8 19 (32.76%) PhD
8 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (31.03%) C#
10 16 (27.59%) OpenMP
10 16 (27.59%) Computer Science
11 14 (24.14%) Signal Processing
12 13 (22.41%) Linux
13 12 (20.69%) .NET
13 12 (20.69%) Visualisation
14 10 (17.24%) UNIX
15 9 (15.52%) Windows
15 9 (15.52%) Assembly Language
15 9 (15.52%) Shell Script
15 9 (15.52%) LabVIEW
15 9 (15.52%) Bugzilla
15 9 (15.52%) Verilog
15 9 (15.52%) TortoiseSVN
15 9 (15.52%) Memory Management
15 9 (15.52%) Node.js
15 9 (15.52%) SystemC
15 9 (15.52%) Embedded Software Development

Fortran
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (15.52%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) GNU Octave
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
2 1 (1.72%) NASTRAN
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) LabVIEW
1 9 (15.52%) Bugzilla
1 9 (15.52%) TortoiseSVN
2 7 (12.07%) JIRA
3 5 (8.62%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.62%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.90%) Subversion
5 3 (5.17%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.45%) Maven
6 2 (3.45%) CMake
6 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (6.90%) Electronics
2 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Military
3 1 (1.72%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 23 (39.66%) Developer
2 17 (29.31%) Software Engineer
3 16 (27.59%) Software Developer
4 9 (15.52%) C++ Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) C++ Software Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Programmer
8 2 (3.45%) Software Tester
8 2 (3.45%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.45%) Tester
8 2 (3.45%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Embedded C Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) C Developer
8 2 (3.45%) C Software Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) DevOps Specialist
8 2 (3.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 1 (1.72%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) OpenMP
2 12 (20.69%) .NET
3 5 (8.62%) .NET Framework
4 4 (6.90%) XML
4 4 (6.90%) Qt
5 2 (3.45%) CPAN
6 1 (1.72%) CSS
6 1 (1.72%) Web Services
6 1 (1.72%) Spring MVC
6 1 (1.72%) Spring
6 1 (1.72%) HTML5
6 1 (1.72%) CSS3
6 1 (1.72%) Restlet
6 1 (1.72%) JAX-RS
6 1 (1.72%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (53.45%) Mathematics
2 22 (37.93%) Physics
3 20 (34.48%) Algorithms
4 16 (27.59%) Computer Science
5 12 (20.69%) Visualisation
6 9 (15.52%) SystemC
6 9 (15.52%) Data Structures
6 9 (15.52%) Verilog
7 6 (10.34%) Grid Computing
8 5 (8.62%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (5.17%) iDTV
9 3 (5.17%) BBC
10 2 (3.45%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.41%) Linux
2 10 (17.24%) UNIX
3 9 (15.52%) Windows
4 4 (6.90%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.45%) Scientific Linux
6 1 (1.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) Software Engineering
2 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (24.14%) Signal Processing
4 9 (15.52%) Embedded Software Development
4 9 (15.52%) Memory Management
5 8 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (13.79%) Image Processing
5 8 (13.79%) Automated Testing
6 6 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (10.34%) ITIL
6 6 (10.34%) Service Management
6 6 (10.34%) Change Management
6 6 (10.34%) ITSM
7 5 (8.62%) OOD
7 5 (8.62%) Probability Theory
7 5 (8.62%) Linear Algebra
7 5 (8.62%) Pattern Recognition
8 4 (6.90%) Product Management
8 4 (6.90%) OO
8 4 (6.90%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (87.93%) C++
2 35 (60.34%) C
3 27 (46.55%) Java
4 20 (34.48%) Python
5 18 (31.03%) C#
6 9 (15.52%) Assembly Language
6 9 (15.52%) Shell Script
7 8 (13.79%) Perl
8 4 (6.90%) SQL
8 4 (6.90%) R
9 3 (5.17%) MATLAB
9 3 (5.17%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.45%) Delphi
10 2 (3.45%) Ruby
10 2 (3.45%) Haskell
10 2 (3.45%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.72%) Groovy
11 1 (1.72%) C-shell
11 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (43.10%) Degree
2 19 (32.76%) PhD
3 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.90%) Postgraduate
5 3 (5.17%) HNC
5 3 (5.17%) HND
5 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) Firmware
2 2 (3.45%) QEMU
2 2 (3.45%) KVM
2 2 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Puppet
1 2 (3.45%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Renesas
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.72%) IBM
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