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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fortran
Rank 849 860 810
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -50
Permanent jobs citing Fortran 46 26 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.024% 0.061%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.080% 0.045% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 66
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £38,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £44,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.92% +27.14%

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
57412 57896 61721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.35% 53.51% 53.58%
Number of salaries quoted 48330 49912 53952
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 20 October 2014 within the UK.

Fortran Salary Histogram in the UK

Fortran
Top 30 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 20 October 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 +6 43 £40,000 -5.88% 9
South East +20 28 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Surrey +7 11 £40,000 +8.10% 2
South West -9 11 £35,000 - 3
Hampshire +1 9 £36,000 -15.29%
Winchester +13 6 £36,000 -22.58%
London +10 5 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Bristol - 5 - - 2
Camberley - 5 £30,000 - 1
Wiltshire +2 4 £35,000 - 1
Dorking -21 4 £44,000 +25.71% 1
Kent - 4 £40,000 - 1
Orpington - 4 £40,000 -
Sevenoaks - 4 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands -2 3 - -
Oxfordshire - 3 £36,500 - 1
Derbyshire +1 2 - -
Scotland -6 2 £45,000 -5.26%
Edinburgh -16 2 £45,000 -5.26%
Abingdon - 2 £40,750 -
Derby - 2 - -
Wells - 2 £35,750 -
Somerset - 2 £35,750 -
City of London +9 1 £40,000 +60.00%
South Wales - 1 - - 1
West Sussex - 1 £25,000 -
Wales - 1 - - 1
Oxford - 1 £36,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 - - 1

Fortran
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (72.53%) C++
2 63 (69.23%) C
3 49 (53.85%) Mathematics
4 44 (48.35%) Java
5 39 (42.86%) Physics
6 33 (36.26%) PhD
7 30 (32.97%) Aerospace
7 30 (32.97%) Degree
8 29 (31.87%) Python
9 27 (29.67%) C#
9 27 (29.67%) Algorithms
10 26 (28.57%) .NET
11 22 (24.18%) Software Engineering
12 21 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (18.68%) Visualisation
13 17 (18.68%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (16.48%) Security Cleared
14 15 (16.48%) Delphi
15 14 (15.38%) UML
16 13 (14.29%) Manufacturing
16 13 (14.29%) NASTRAN
17 11 (12.09%) VB.NET
17 11 (12.09%) Software Architecture
18 9 (9.89%) OO
18 9 (9.89%) UNIX
19 8 (8.79%) SQL
19 8 (8.79%) Business Intelligence
19 8 (8.79%) Computer Science
19 8 (8.79%) Software Testing
19 8 (8.79%) R

Fortran
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 13 (14.29%) NASTRAN
2 6 (6.59%) Abaqus
3 1 (1.10%) Maple
3 1 (1.10%) SPSS
3 1 (1.10%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.20%) Big Data
1 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.10%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.10%) JIRA
1 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.10%) GDB
1 1 (1.10%) FishEye
General
1 30 (32.97%) Aerospace
2 13 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.40%) Military
4 3 (3.30%) Banking
4 3 (3.30%) Finance
5 2 (2.20%) Retail
5 2 (2.20%) Games
6 1 (1.10%) Automotive
6 1 (1.10%) Electronics
6 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (39.56%) Developer
2 28 (30.77%) Software Engineer
3 15 (16.48%) Software Developer
4 13 (14.29%) Consultant
5 8 (8.79%) Software Consultant
6 7 (7.69%) Applications Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Analyst
7 6 (6.59%) Stress Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Web Applications Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Architect
9 4 (4.40%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Lead Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Developer Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) Software Architect
10 3 (3.30%) C++/C# Developer
10 3 (3.30%) C++ Developer
10 3 (3.30%) C# Developer
11 2 (2.20%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.20%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (28.57%) .NET
2 7 (7.69%) XML
3 6 (6.59%) WinForms
3 6 (6.59%) WPF
4 5 (5.49%) J2SE
5 4 (4.40%) ADO.NET
5 4 (4.40%) OpenGL
5 4 (4.40%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.40%) WCF
6 2 (2.20%) Qt
7 1 (1.10%) OpenCV
7 1 (1.10%) OpenMP
7 1 (1.10%) HTML
7 1 (1.10%) MFC
7 1 (1.10%) POSIX
7 1 (1.10%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 49 (53.85%) Mathematics
2 39 (42.86%) Physics
3 27 (29.67%) Algorithms
4 17 (18.68%) Visualisation
4 17 (18.68%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (8.79%) Computer Science
6 7 (7.69%) GIS
7 4 (4.40%) BBC
7 4 (4.40%) iDTV
8 3 (3.30%) Client/Server
9 2 (2.20%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (2.20%) Chemistry
10 1 (1.10%) Biology
10 1 (1.10%) Human Factors
10 1 (1.10%) CUDA
10 1 (1.10%) Economics
10 1 (1.10%) Statistics
10 1 (1.10%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.89%) UNIX
2 5 (5.49%) Linux
3 4 (4.40%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.18%) Software Engineering
2 21 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (15.38%) UML
4 11 (12.09%) Software Architecture
5 9 (9.89%) OO
6 8 (8.79%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (8.79%) Software Testing
7 7 (7.69%) ITIL
7 7 (7.69%) Change Control
8 6 (6.59%) Stress Analysis
8 6 (6.59%) Finite Element Analysis
9 5 (5.49%) Multithreading
9 5 (5.49%) 3D Modelling
10 4 (4.40%) Embedded Software Development
11 3 (3.30%) Low Latency
11 3 (3.30%) Parallel Programming
11 3 (3.30%) Data Management
12 2 (2.20%) OOD
12 2 (2.20%) Scrum
12 2 (2.20%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (72.53%) C++
2 63 (69.23%) C
3 44 (48.35%) Java
4 29 (31.87%) Python
5 27 (29.67%) C#
6 15 (16.48%) Delphi
7 11 (12.09%) VB.NET
8 8 (8.79%) SQL
8 8 (8.79%) R
9 7 (7.69%) MATLAB
9 7 (7.69%) MapBasic
10 5 (5.49%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.20%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.10%) VB6
12 1 (1.10%) VBA
12 1 (1.10%) Smalltalk
12 1 (1.10%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.10%) Pascal
12 1 (1.10%) VB
12 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (36.26%) PhD
2 30 (32.97%) Degree
3 15 (16.48%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.49%) Postgraduate
5 4 (4.40%) HNC
5 4 (4.40%) HND
Vendors
1 8 (8.79%) Alteryx
2 7 (7.69%) Mapinfo
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle
4 1 (1.10%) Minitab
4 1 (1.10%) Twitter
Bristol, Somerset
Sogeti UK Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £125000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Rewards + Non-
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Cardiff University
Posted: 5 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sogeti
Posted: 18 days ago
Camberley
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 26 holiday
Posted: 20 days ago