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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fortran
Rank 892 822 839
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +17
Permanent jobs citing Fortran 25 61 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.055% 0.067%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.039% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 18 50 74
Average salary £39,250 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £27,589
10% offered a salary of more than £75,750 £50,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
63878 59360 67268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.65% 53.46% 53.52%
Number of salaries quoted 53885 50924 59394
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%

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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Fortran Salary Histogram in the UK

Fortran
Top 21 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -86 21 £37,500 - 7
Warwickshire +13 6 £37,500 -
Warwick +11 6 £37,500 -
West Midlands +6 6 £37,500 +27.11% 1
London -66 6 £30,000 -20.00% 1
South East -33 5 £75,000 +97.36% 2
Scotland - 4 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £76,250 -
Edinburgh - 3 £40,000 -
East of England -13 2 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Crawley +15 1 £42,500 -12.82% 2
West Sussex +3 1 £42,500 -15.00% 2
South West -11 1 - - 2
East Midlands -22 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £77,500 -
Kidlington - 1 £47,500 -
Bristol - 1 - - 2
Cambridge - 1 - -

Fortran
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 44 (93.62%) C++
2 29 (61.70%) Degree
3 28 (59.57%) C
4 21 (44.68%) Linux
5 19 (40.43%) UNIX
6 17 (36.17%) MATLAB
6 17 (36.17%) Mathematics
7 15 (31.91%) Python
8 14 (29.79%) Perl
8 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
9 12 (25.53%) VB
9 12 (25.53%) Solaris
10 11 (23.40%) OpenMP
10 11 (23.40%) LabVIEW
10 11 (23.40%) Physics
10 11 (23.40%) Parallel Programming
10 11 (23.40%) OpenCL
11 10 (21.28%) Computer Science
12 8 (17.02%) SQL
13 7 (14.89%) .NET
13 7 (14.89%) C#
13 7 (14.89%) OO
13 7 (14.89%) Blog
13 7 (14.89%) CUDA
14 6 (12.77%) PhD
14 6 (12.77%) Windows
15 5 (10.64%) Java
15 5 (10.64%) Multithreading
16 4 (8.51%) Monte Carlo Method
16 4 (8.51%) Unit Testing

Fortran
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
1 1 (2.13%) Simulink
1 1 (2.13%) Mathematica
1 1 (2.13%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) SunGard APT
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) AMQP
2 2 (4.26%) HTTP
3 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (6.38%) Redis
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (23.40%) LabVIEW
2 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.38%) RSpec
3 2 (4.26%) Subversion
4 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
1 3 (6.38%) Publishing
2 1 (2.13%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.13%) Automotive
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.13%) Back Office
2 1 (2.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Analyst
2 11 (23.40%) Software Engineer
2 11 (23.40%) Support Analyst
2 11 (23.40%) Applications Support
2 11 (23.40%) Head of IT
2 11 (23.40%) Applications Support Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.51%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Quantitative Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Quantitative Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Graduate
8 1 (2.13%) Programmer
8 1 (2.13%) Quantitative Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) OpenMP
1 11 (23.40%) OpenCL
2 7 (14.89%) .NET
3 4 (8.51%) CSS
4 3 (6.38%) XML
4 3 (6.38%) HTML
4 3 (6.38%) POSIX
4 3 (6.38%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (6.38%) Qt
5 2 (4.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (4.26%) OpenGL
5 2 (4.26%) STL
5 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.13%) Swing
6 1 (2.13%) Motif
6 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.13%) jQuery
6 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.13%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (2.13%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Mathematics
2 11 (23.40%) Physics
3 10 (21.28%) Computer Science
4 7 (14.89%) Blog
4 7 (14.89%) CUDA
5 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.13%) NHS
5 1 (2.13%) Firmware
5 1 (2.13%) Statistics
5 1 (2.13%) Cybernetics
5 1 (2.13%) Applied Mathematics
5 1 (2.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.13%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.13%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 21 (44.68%) Linux
2 19 (40.43%) UNIX
3 12 (25.53%) Solaris
4 6 (12.77%) Windows
5 1 (2.13%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
2 11 (23.40%) Parallel Programming
3 7 (14.89%) OO
4 5 (10.64%) Multithreading
5 4 (8.51%) Monte Carlo Method
5 4 (8.51%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.38%) SOA
6 3 (6.38%) Finite Element Analysis
6 3 (6.38%) Analytics
7 2 (4.26%) Financial Modelling
7 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.26%) Numerical Analysis
7 2 (4.26%) Data Analysis
7 2 (4.26%) Scrum
7 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.26%) CAD
8 1 (2.13%) CAE
8 1 (2.13%) MVC
8 1 (2.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 44 (93.62%) C++
2 28 (59.57%) C
3 17 (36.17%) MATLAB
4 15 (31.91%) Python
5 14 (29.79%) Perl
6 12 (25.53%) VB
7 8 (17.02%) SQL
8 7 (14.89%) C#
9 5 (10.64%) Java
10 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
10 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
10 3 (6.38%) VBA
10 3 (6.38%) Ruby
11 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
12 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
12 1 (2.13%) Embedded C
12 1 (2.13%) Embedded C++
12 1 (2.13%) Smalltalk
12 1 (2.13%) Tcl
12 1 (2.13%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 29 (61.70%) Degree
2 6 (12.77%) PhD
3 2 (4.26%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) Basel II
1 1 (2.13%) TickIT
1 1 (2.13%) ISO 9000
1 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (4.26%) SunGard
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) Perforce
Bristol, Somerset
Sogeti
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sogeti
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits + Perks
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 to £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
CGG Veritas
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Medical & Dental ins
Posted: 16 days ago