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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fortran
Rank 858 811 826
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +15
Permanent jobs citing Fortran 47 68 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.062% 0.062%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.078% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 29 63 65
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £48,000 £31,750
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +51.18%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
60613 57242 63379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.72% 52.61% 53.74%
Number of salaries quoted 51472 49132 55776
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 25 July 2014 within the UK.

Fortran Salary Histogram in the UK

Fortran
Top 23 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 25 July 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
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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 -55 40 £47,500 -5.00% 7
London -48 13 £60,000 +20.00% 2
South West - 12 £35,000 - 3
South East -23 8 £43,750 -5.91% 1
Bristol - 8 - - 2
Scotland -3 7 £40,000 +40.35%
Edinburgh - 7 £40,000 -
East Midlands -4 5 - -
Surrey -4 5 £47,500 -5.00%
Derbyshire - 5 - -
Camberley - 5 £47,500 -
Derby - 5 - -
Wiltshire - 4 £35,000 - 1
Winchester +4 2 £40,000 -13.51%
Hampshire -1 2 £40,000 -13.97%
West Midlands -8 1 £38,500 +20.31%
Tyne and Wear - 1 £52,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £36,500 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £38,500 -
North East - 1 £52,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £52,500 -
Oxford - 1 £36,500 - 1
Warwick - 1 £38,500 -

Fortran
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 64 (87.67%) C++
2 48 (65.75%) C
3 34 (46.58%) Mathematics
4 30 (41.10%) Physics
5 29 (39.73%) Java
6 28 (38.36%) Degree
7 27 (36.99%) Python
8 22 (30.14%) PhD
9 19 (26.03%) .NET
9 19 (26.03%) Software Engineering
10 18 (24.66%) Aerospace
11 16 (21.92%) Linux
12 15 (20.55%) C#
13 14 (19.18%) UNIX
13 14 (19.18%) MATLAB
14 12 (16.44%) Manufacturing
14 12 (16.44%) NASTRAN
14 12 (16.44%) Software Architecture
15 11 (15.07%) SQL
16 9 (12.33%) Visualisation
17 8 (10.96%) Parallel Programming
17 8 (10.96%) R
17 8 (10.96%) Alteryx
17 8 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
18 7 (9.59%) OpenMP
18 7 (9.59%) Computer Science
19 6 (8.22%) Multithreading
19 6 (8.22%) OO
19 6 (8.22%) OpenCL
20 5 (6.85%) UML

Fortran
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 12 (16.44%) NASTRAN
2 5 (6.85%) Abaqus
3 1 (1.37%) Simulink
3 1 (1.37%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) SunGard APT
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) AMQP
2 1 (1.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (4.11%) Redis
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.37%) Big Data
3 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.11%) LabVIEW
1 3 (4.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.11%) RSpec
2 1 (1.37%) GDB
2 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
General
1 18 (24.66%) Aerospace
2 12 (16.44%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.11%) Publishing
4 2 (2.74%) Finance
5 1 (1.37%) Electronics
5 1 (1.37%) Automotive
5 1 (1.37%) Military
Job Titles
1 21 (28.77%) Software Engineer
2 20 (27.40%) Developer
3 8 (10.96%) Analyst
4 7 (9.59%) Consultant
4 7 (9.59%) Lead Developer
5 6 (8.22%) Support Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Applications Support
5 6 (8.22%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Stress Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Head of IT
9 2 (2.74%) Graduate
9 2 (2.74%) Software Consultant
9 2 (2.74%) Senior Quantitative Developer
9 2 (2.74%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Quantitative Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (26.03%) .NET
2 7 (9.59%) OpenMP
3 6 (8.22%) OpenCL
4 5 (6.85%) J2SE
5 4 (5.48%) OpenGL
5 4 (5.48%) WinForms
5 4 (5.48%) ADO.NET
5 4 (5.48%) CSS
5 4 (5.48%) WCF
5 4 (5.48%) WPF
5 4 (5.48%) HTML
6 3 (4.11%) Qt
6 3 (4.11%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (4.11%) XML
7 2 (2.74%) Swing
7 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.74%) POSIX
7 2 (2.74%) OpenCV
8 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.37%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (46.58%) Mathematics
2 30 (41.10%) Physics
3 9 (12.33%) Visualisation
4 7 (9.59%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.11%) CUDA
6 2 (2.74%) Blog
6 2 (2.74%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.74%) GIS
7 1 (1.37%) Statistics
7 1 (1.37%) Cybernetics
7 1 (1.37%) Applied Mathematics
7 1 (1.37%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.92%) Linux
2 14 (19.18%) UNIX
3 3 (4.11%) Windows
3 3 (4.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.03%) Software Engineering
2 12 (16.44%) Software Architecture
3 8 (10.96%) Parallel Programming
3 8 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (8.22%) Multithreading
4 6 (8.22%) OO
5 5 (6.85%) UML
5 5 (6.85%) Finite Element Analysis
5 5 (6.85%) Stress Analysis
6 4 (5.48%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (4.11%) Low Latency
7 3 (4.11%) Monte Carlo Method
7 3 (4.11%) Unit Testing
7 3 (4.11%) Software Testing
7 3 (4.11%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.11%) SOA
8 2 (2.74%) ITIL
8 2 (2.74%) Risk Management
8 2 (2.74%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.74%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 64 (87.67%) C++
2 48 (65.75%) C
3 29 (39.73%) Java
4 27 (36.99%) Python
5 15 (20.55%) C#
6 14 (19.18%) MATLAB
7 11 (15.07%) SQL
8 8 (10.96%) R
9 5 (6.85%) VB
9 5 (6.85%) Delphi
9 5 (6.85%) Perl
10 4 (5.48%) JavaScript
10 4 (5.48%) Shell Script
11 3 (4.11%) Ruby
11 3 (4.11%) VB.NET
12 2 (2.74%) VBA
12 2 (2.74%) MapBasic
13 1 (1.37%) VB6
13 1 (1.37%) Smalltalk
13 1 (1.37%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 28 (38.36%) Degree
2 22 (30.14%) PhD
3 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.74%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 8 (10.96%) Alteryx
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle
3 2 (2.74%) SunGard
3 2 (2.74%) Mapinfo
4 1 (1.37%) Perforce
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