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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fortran
Rank 871 878 814
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -64
Permanent jobs citing Fortran 27 49 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.042% 0.064%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.048% 0.081% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 18 30 64
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.97%

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
56013 60307 57062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.24% 51.54% 52.54%
Number of salaries quoted 47705 51135 48928
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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 £40,000 £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 3 August 2015 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 3 August 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
(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 +5 26 £45,000 +2.85% 1
East of England - 11 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 10 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 10 £45,000 -
South East +7 5 £45,000 +12.50%
London +11 3 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Oxfordshire +9 3 £37,500 +2.73%
South West -19 3 - -
Exeter - 3 - -
City of London - 3 £65,000 -
Devon - 3 - -
Hampshire +12 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Farnborough - 2 £45,000 -
Abingdon +12 1 £50,000 +36.98%
Newcastle upon Tyne +1 1 - -
Oxford -2 1 £32,500 -10.95%
Tyne and Wear -3 1 - -
North East -11 1 - -
North West - 1 £44,000 -
South Wales - 1 £32,500 - 1
Wales - 1 £32,500 - 1
Sheffield - 1 £25,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Bedford - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £32,500 - 1
Chester - 1 £44,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £44,000 -
Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £25,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £25,000 -

Fortran
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 54 (93.10%) C++
2 37 (63.79%) C
3 28 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (46.55%) Mathematics
5 26 (44.83%) C#
6 25 (43.10%) Java
7 23 (39.66%) Python
8 21 (36.21%) .NET
8 21 (36.21%) Degree
9 20 (34.48%) Linux
10 16 (27.59%) Perl
11 15 (25.86%) Software Engineering
12 14 (24.14%) Computer Science
12 14 (24.14%) PhD
13 12 (20.69%) OpenMP
14 10 (17.24%) Automated Testing
14 10 (17.24%) JIRA
14 10 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (17.24%) Algorithms
15 9 (15.52%) Git (software)
16 8 (13.79%) XML
16 8 (13.79%) ITIL
16 8 (13.79%) Visual Studio
16 8 (13.79%) Service Management
16 8 (13.79%) Change Management
16 8 (13.79%) ITSM
16 8 (13.79%) Grid Computing
16 8 (13.79%) Physics
16 8 (13.79%) Chemistry
16 8 (13.79%) Continuous Delivery

Fortran
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 3 (5.17%) Node.js
2 1 (1.72%) SAS
2 1 (1.72%) CICS
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) GNU Octave
2 2 (3.45%) Simulink
3 1 (1.72%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) HTTP
2 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.72%) SAN
3 1 (1.72%) GPRS
3 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) Data Mining
2 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.45%) OpenQM
3 2 (3.45%) mvBase
4 1 (1.72%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (17.24%) JIRA
2 9 (15.52%) Git (software)
3 8 (13.79%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.90%) LabVIEW
5 3 (5.17%) Bugzilla
5 3 (5.17%) Subversion
5 3 (5.17%) ClearCase
5 3 (5.17%) TortoiseSVN
6 2 (3.45%) CMake
6 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.45%) Maven
7 1 (1.72%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.72%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.17%) Games
3 2 (3.45%) Finance
4 1 (1.72%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (31.03%) Developer
2 10 (17.24%) C++ Developer
3 9 (15.52%) Software Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Senior Developer
5 5 (8.62%) C++ Software Developer
6 4 (6.90%) C Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Programmer
7 3 (5.17%) Tester
8 2 (3.45%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) DevOps Specialist
8 2 (3.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Software Tester
9 1 (1.72%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (1.72%) Linux Support
9 1 (1.72%) Firmware Engineer
9 1 (1.72%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.21%) .NET
2 12 (20.69%) OpenMP
3 8 (13.79%) XML
4 5 (8.62%) Qt
5 4 (6.90%) .NET Framework
6 3 (5.17%) EDI
6 3 (5.17%) Web Services
7 2 (3.45%) CPAN
7 2 (3.45%) WPF
8 1 (1.72%) JSON
8 1 (1.72%) WinForms
8 1 (1.72%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 27 (46.55%) Mathematics
2 14 (24.14%) Computer Science
3 10 (17.24%) Algorithms
4 8 (13.79%) Physics
4 8 (13.79%) Chemistry
4 8 (13.79%) Grid Computing
5 4 (6.90%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (6.90%) Visualisation
6 3 (5.17%) SystemC
6 3 (5.17%) Data Structures
6 3 (5.17%) Verilog
7 2 (3.45%) Statistics
7 2 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.72%) Biology
8 1 (1.72%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (34.48%) Linux
2 7 (12.07%) Windows
3 4 (6.90%) Mac OS X
4 3 (5.17%) UNIX
5 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.45%) Scientific Linux
6 1 (1.72%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.86%) Software Engineering
3 10 (17.24%) Automated Testing
3 10 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (13.79%) ITIL
4 8 (13.79%) Service Management
4 8 (13.79%) Change Management
4 8 (13.79%) ITSM
4 8 (13.79%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (13.79%) SDLC
5 7 (12.07%) OO
5 7 (12.07%) Scrum
5 7 (12.07%) Signal Processing
6 4 (6.90%) Software Architecture
6 4 (6.90%) Probability Theory
6 4 (6.90%) Pattern Recognition
6 4 (6.90%) Linear Algebra
6 4 (6.90%) Image Processing
6 4 (6.90%) CAD
6 4 (6.90%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (93.10%) C++
2 37 (63.79%) C
3 26 (44.83%) C#
4 25 (43.10%) Java
5 23 (39.66%) Python
6 16 (27.59%) Perl
7 6 (10.34%) Shell Script
8 5 (8.62%) SQL
9 4 (6.90%) Assembly Language
10 3 (5.17%) MATLAB
11 2 (3.45%) Ruby
11 2 (3.45%) Haskell
11 2 (3.45%) Embedded C
11 2 (3.45%) VB
11 2 (3.45%) COBOL
11 2 (3.45%) Delphi
11 2 (3.45%) Pascal
12 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.72%) VBA
12 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (36.21%) Degree
2 14 (24.14%) PhD
3 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.72%) RHCE
4 1 (1.72%) LPIC
4 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) DO-178B
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Firmware
1 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
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 5 (8.62%) IBM
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.17%) Cisco
2 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
2 3 (5.17%) VMware
2 3 (5.17%) Google
2 3 (5.17%) Renesas
3 2 (3.45%) jBASE
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle
4 1 (1.72%) HP
4 1 (1.72%) Dell
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