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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fortran
Rank 869 864 830
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -34
Permanent jobs citing Fortran 30 46 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.040% 0.048%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.053% 0.077% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 22 29 48
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -23.68%

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
56778 59371 56088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.16% 51.00% 52.72%
Number of salaries quoted 48590 49806 48225
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +7 28 £45,000 +20.00% 3
East of England - 14 £45,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 13 £45,000 - 2
Cambridge - 13 £45,000 - 2
South East +4 5 £45,000 +24.13%
London -8 4 £28,750 -52.08%
Oxfordshire +7 3 £45,000 +23.28%
South West -28 3 - -
Devon - 3 - -
Exeter - 3 - -
City of London +33 2 £47,500 +18.75%
Hampshire +22 2 £51,250 +34.86%
Cardiff - 2 £32,500 -
South Wales - 2 £32,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £33,000 -
Sheffield - 2 £33,000 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £33,000 -
Farnborough - 2 £51,250 -
Wales - 2 £32,500 -
Abingdon +14 1 £50,000 +36.98%
Oxford -8 1 £32,500 -10.95%
Banbury - 1 £45,000 -
Bedford - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -

Fortran
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 53 (91.38%) C++
2 36 (62.07%) C
3 28 (48.28%) C#
4 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (39.66%) Degree
5 23 (39.66%) Mathematics
5 23 (39.66%) .NET
6 22 (37.93%) Java
7 21 (36.21%) Linux
8 20 (34.48%) Python
9 19 (32.76%) Perl
10 13 (22.41%) Computer Science
11 12 (20.69%) PhD
12 11 (18.97%) OpenMP
13 10 (17.24%) Chemistry
13 10 (17.24%) JIRA
13 10 (17.24%) XML
13 10 (17.24%) Visual Studio
14 9 (15.52%) SQL
14 9 (15.52%) Automated Testing
14 9 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (13.79%) Git (software)
15 8 (13.79%) Software Engineering
15 8 (13.79%) Scrum
15 8 (13.79%) Grid Computing
15 8 (13.79%) ITIL
15 8 (13.79%) Windows
15 8 (13.79%) OO
15 8 (13.79%) Service Management
15 8 (13.79%) Change Management

Fortran
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 2 (3.45%) Node.js
2 1 (1.72%) SAS
2 1 (1.72%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Simulink
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
2 1 (1.72%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) HTTP
2 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.45%) FTP
4 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.45%) OpenQM
3 2 (3.45%) mvBase
4 1 (1.72%) DB2
4 1 (1.72%) UniData
Development Applications
1 10 (17.24%) Visual Studio
1 10 (17.24%) JIRA
2 8 (13.79%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.90%) ClearCase
4 3 (5.17%) LabVIEW
4 3 (5.17%) Subversion
5 2 (3.45%) Bugzilla
5 2 (3.45%) TortoiseSVN
5 2 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.72%) CMake
6 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.72%) Maven
6 1 (1.72%) ReSharper
General
1 5 (8.62%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.90%) Finance
3 3 (5.17%) Games
4 2 (3.45%) Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) Developer
2 11 (18.97%) Software Developer
2 11 (18.97%) C++ Developer
3 10 (17.24%) Software Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) C++ Software Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) C Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Tester
7 3 (5.17%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Programmer
8 2 (3.45%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.45%) Software Support Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Software Tester
9 1 (1.72%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (1.72%) Linux Support
9 1 (1.72%) Linux Support Engineer
9 1 (1.72%) Lead Tester
9 1 (1.72%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (39.66%) .NET
2 11 (18.97%) OpenMP
3 10 (17.24%) XML
4 5 (8.62%) .NET Framework
4 5 (8.62%) Qt
5 3 (5.17%) WPF
5 3 (5.17%) EDI
5 3 (5.17%) Web Services
6 2 (3.45%) Ajax
6 2 (3.45%) JSON
7 1 (1.72%) CPAN
7 1 (1.72%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 23 (39.66%) Mathematics
2 13 (22.41%) Computer Science
3 10 (17.24%) Chemistry
4 8 (13.79%) Grid Computing
5 6 (10.34%) Algorithms
6 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.45%) Data Structures
7 2 (3.45%) Physics
7 2 (3.45%) Verilog
7 2 (3.45%) Statistics
7 2 (3.45%) SystemC
7 2 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.72%) Biology
8 1 (1.72%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.21%) Linux
2 8 (13.79%) Windows
3 4 (6.90%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.45%) VxWorks
4 2 (3.45%) UNIX
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.72%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (15.52%) Automated Testing
3 8 (13.79%) Software Engineering
3 8 (13.79%) Scrum
3 8 (13.79%) ITIL
3 8 (13.79%) OO
3 8 (13.79%) Service Management
3 8 (13.79%) Change Management
3 8 (13.79%) ITSM
3 8 (13.79%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (13.79%) SDLC
4 5 (8.62%) Software Architecture
4 5 (8.62%) OOP
4 5 (8.62%) CAD
4 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
5 4 (6.90%) Software Testing
5 4 (6.90%) Software Delivery
6 3 (5.17%) Test Scripting
6 3 (5.17%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 53 (91.38%) C++
2 36 (62.07%) C
3 28 (48.28%) C#
4 22 (37.93%) Java
5 20 (34.48%) Python
6 19 (32.76%) Perl
7 9 (15.52%) SQL
8 5 (8.62%) Shell Script
9 4 (6.90%) MATLAB
9 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
9 4 (6.90%) Assembly Language
9 4 (6.90%) Pascal
10 3 (5.17%) Ruby
10 3 (5.17%) COBOL
11 2 (3.45%) Delphi
11 2 (3.45%) VB
11 2 (3.45%) Embedded C
11 2 (3.45%) Uniface
12 1 (1.72%) Haskell
12 1 (1.72%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (39.66%) Degree
2 12 (20.69%) PhD
3 1 (1.72%) RHCE
3 1 (1.72%) LPIC
3 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) QA
2 2 (3.45%) DO-178B
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.45%) Firmware
3 1 (1.72%) QEMU
3 1 (1.72%) KVM
3 1 (1.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Puppet
1 1 (1.72%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) IBM
1 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.17%) Cisco
2 3 (5.17%) VMware
2 3 (5.17%) Google
3 2 (3.45%) Renesas
3 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.45%) jBASE
3 2 (3.45%) Northgate
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle
4 1 (1.72%) HP
4 1 (1.72%) Dell
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