The table below looks at the statistics for F# skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F# over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F#
Rank 774 662 741
Rank change year-on-year
-112 +79
Permanent jobs citing F# 112 214 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.39% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 89 178 111
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £32,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £87,500 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -50.76%

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
53291 55423 59871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.45% 53.32% 54.94%
Number of salaries quoted 45774 46671 52659
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

F#
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F# within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

F# Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

F#
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F# within the UK.

F# Salary Trend in the UK

F#
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F# over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 within the UK.

F# Salary Histogram in the UK

F#
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F# within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 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 -96 98 £62,500 +4.16% 21
London -117 67 £65,000 +8.33% 13
City of London -8 12 £65,000 +7.43% 5
North West +6 11 £35,000 - 4
Scotland - 10 £37,500 -
Merseyside - 6 £35,000 - 3
Liverpool - 6 £35,000 - 3
Manchester -5 5 £50,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 5 £37,500 -
Glasgow - 5 £55,000 -
Staffordshire - 5 £60,000 - 2
West Midlands - 5 £60,000 - 2
South East -55 2 £37,250 +16.40%
East of England - 2 - - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 - - 1
Cambridge - 2 - -
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £60,000 - 2
Berkshire -2 1 £50,000 -16.66%
Newbury -3 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Brighton -24 1 £24,500 -23.43%
East Sussex -28 1 £24,500 -23.43%

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing F# 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 F#.

1 180 (80.36%) C#
2 121 (54.02%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (50.89%) .NET
4 100 (44.64%) Scala
5 95 (42.41%) Java
6 89 (39.73%) TDD
7 75 (33.48%) Ruby
8 74 (33.04%) Erlang
9 72 (32.14%) JavaScript
9 72 (32.14%) OO
10 70 (31.25%) Finance
11 68 (30.36%) Python
12 66 (29.46%) SQL
13 63 (28.13%) Functional Programming
14 59 (26.34%) Software Engineering
15 56 (25.00%) MVC
15 56 (25.00%) Open Source
16 51 (22.77%) Haskell
16 51 (22.77%) ASP.NET
17 48 (21.43%) AngularJS
18 46 (20.54%) NoSQL
19 45 (20.09%) BDD
20 44 (19.64%) MongoDB
20 44 (19.64%) Degree
20 44 (19.64%) Computer Science
20 44 (19.64%) Windows
21 42 (18.75%) Scrum
22 41 (18.30%) Algorithms
23 39 (17.41%) Linux
24 38 (16.96%) WCF

F#
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing F# 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 F#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (9.38%) Node.js
2 7 (3.13%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.68%) Magnolia
3 6 (2.68%) Sitefinity
3 6 (2.68%) Orchard CMS
3 6 (2.68%) NServiceBus
3 6 (2.68%) CMS
3 6 (2.68%) Umbraco
3 6 (2.68%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (2.68%) Confluence
4 3 (1.34%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.34%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.45%) IIS
5 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.34%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 27 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.57%) Amazon SQS
4 7 (3.13%) GitHub
5 2 (0.89%) Google Compute Engine
5 2 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.89%) SaaS
5 2 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 11 (4.91%) Internet
3 4 (1.79%) AMQP
4 3 (1.34%) Intranet
4 3 (1.34%) Broadband
5 2 (0.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (20.54%) NoSQL
2 44 (19.64%) MongoDB
3 36 (16.07%) SQL Server
4 15 (6.70%) Big Data
4 15 (6.70%) Relational Database
5 13 (5.80%) Hadoop
6 11 (4.91%) Data Mining
7 9 (4.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 8 (3.57%) Neo4j
8 8 (3.57%) CouchDB
9 6 (2.68%) RavenDB
9 6 (2.68%) Redis
10 5 (2.23%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.45%) MemcacheDB
12 1 (0.45%) Hazelcast
12 1 (0.45%) HBase
12 1 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (12.95%) Selenium
2 17 (7.59%) SilkTest
3 11 (4.91%) NUnit
3 11 (4.91%) Git (software)
4 10 (4.46%) WebDriver
4 10 (4.46%) TeamCity
5 6 (2.68%) Calabash
5 6 (2.68%) Moq
5 6 (2.68%) JIRA
6 5 (2.23%) Maven
6 5 (2.23%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.79%) WATIR
7 4 (1.79%) MSBuild
7 4 (1.79%) Selenium IDE
7 4 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (1.79%) Sahi
7 4 (1.79%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.34%) PostSharp
8 3 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.34%) Fiddler
General
1 70 (31.25%) Finance
2 16 (7.14%) Banking
3 14 (6.25%) Front Office
4 11 (4.91%) Games
5 10 (4.46%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.46%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.13%) Retail
7 5 (2.23%) Advertising
8 4 (1.79%) Publishing
8 4 (1.79%) Back Office
9 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 133 (59.38%) Developer
2 44 (19.64%) C# Developer
3 30 (13.39%) C# .NET Developer
4 26 (11.61%) Senior Developer
5 22 (9.82%) .NET Developer
6 18 (8.04%) Test Engineer
7 17 (7.59%) Tester
7 17 (7.59%) Middleware Developer
8 16 (7.14%) Software Engineer
9 15 (6.70%) Software Developer
10 13 (5.80%) Technical Engineer
10 13 (5.80%) Technical Tester
11 11 (4.91%) Programmer
12 10 (4.46%) Java Developer
13 9 (4.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (4.02%) Senior C# Developer
14 8 (3.57%) Architect
15 7 (3.13%) Graduate
15 7 (3.13%) Development Manager
15 7 (3.13%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (50.89%) .NET
2 51 (22.77%) ASP.NET
3 48 (21.43%) AngularJS
4 38 (16.96%) WCF
5 37 (16.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 33 (14.73%) KnockoutJS
7 30 (13.39%) RESTful
7 30 (13.39%) Middleware
8 29 (12.95%) WPF
9 28 (12.50%) CSS
10 27 (12.05%) .NET Framework
11 26 (11.61%) HTML
12 20 (8.93%) HTML5
12 20 (8.93%) ASP.NET Web API
13 19 (8.48%) Web Services
14 18 (8.04%) jQuery
15 16 (7.14%) NancyFx
16 15 (6.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 14 (6.25%) REST
18 13 (5.80%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 56 (25.00%) Open Source
2 44 (19.64%) Computer Science
3 41 (18.30%) Algorithms
4 31 (13.84%) User Experience
5 23 (10.27%) Blog
6 19 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (8.04%) Mathematics
8 16 (7.14%) Data Structures
9 14 (6.25%) Hedge funds
10 13 (5.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (3.57%) Grid Computing
11 8 (3.57%) Equities
11 8 (3.57%) Derivative
12 7 (3.13%) N-Tier
12 7 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (2.23%) Equity Derivative
14 4 (1.79%) Inversion of Control
14 4 (1.79%) Statistical Arbitrage
14 4 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
14 4 (1.79%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 44 (19.64%) Windows
2 39 (17.41%) Linux
3 26 (11.61%) UNIX
4 12 (5.36%) Apple iOS
4 12 (5.36%) Android
5 4 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (54.02%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (39.73%) TDD
3 72 (32.14%) OO
4 63 (28.13%) Functional Programming
5 59 (26.34%) Software Engineering
6 56 (25.00%) MVC
7 45 (20.09%) BDD
8 42 (18.75%) Scrum
9 34 (15.18%) Multithreading
10 24 (10.71%) Low Latency
10 24 (10.71%) E-Commerce
11 21 (9.38%) Unit Testing
12 20 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (8.48%) Pair Programming
14 18 (8.04%) OOP
15 17 (7.59%) Software Testing
15 17 (7.59%) Black-Box Testing
15 17 (7.59%) Kanban
15 17 (7.59%) Computer Architecture
16 13 (5.80%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 180 (80.36%) C#
2 100 (44.64%) Scala
3 95 (42.41%) Java
4 75 (33.48%) Ruby
5 74 (33.04%) Erlang
6 72 (32.14%) JavaScript
7 68 (30.36%) Python
8 66 (29.46%) SQL
9 51 (22.77%) Haskell
10 36 (16.07%) Clojure
11 34 (15.18%) C++
12 13 (5.80%) PowerShell
13 10 (4.46%) OCaml
14 8 (3.57%) T-SQL
15 7 (3.13%) VB
16 5 (2.23%) Groovy
17 4 (1.79%) VBA
17 4 (1.79%) Shell Script
17 4 (1.79%) Objective-C
18 3 (1.34%) R
Qualifications
1 44 (19.64%) Degree
2 3 (1.34%) PhD
3 2 (0.89%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 19 (8.48%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.68%) StatsD
2 6 (2.68%) ZABBIX
2 6 (2.68%) Graphite
3 3 (1.34%) logstash
4 1 (0.45%) Puppet
4 1 (0.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 24 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.68%) EPiServer
2 6 (2.68%) Sitecore
2 6 (2.68%) Twitter
2 6 (2.68%) Xamarin
2 6 (2.68%) New Relic
3 4 (1.79%) Google
3 4 (1.79%) Sybase
4 3 (1.34%) Terracotta
5 2 (0.89%) Oracle
5 2 (0.89%) Adobe
6 1 (0.45%) Brady
6 1 (0.45%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.45%) MapR
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Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 55k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Gamesys
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Gamesys
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
FlexTrade
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dunnhumby
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Bens + Bonus + FE Car
Posted: 23 days ago