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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F#
Rank 784 640 708
Rank change year-on-year
-144 +68
Permanent jobs citing F# 119 312 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.26% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.49% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 103 279 144
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -9.09%

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
56309 63530 60336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.81% 52.61% 53.41%
Number of salaries quoted 47909 53546 51772
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 April 2015 within the UK.

F# Salary Histogram in the UK

F#
Top 20 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 17 April 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 -142 117 £65,000 - 17
London -177 76 £80,000 +18.51% 11
South East +8 20 £48,750 -2.50%
Brighton - 20 £48,750 -
East Sussex - 20 £48,750 -
City of London +7 8 £55,000 -4.34% 5
North West - 6 £41,250 - 1
East of England +30 5 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Cambridgeshire +14 5 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Staffordshire - 5 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 5 £55,000 -
Cambridge - 5 £45,000 - 4
Liverpool - 3 £35,000 -
Manchester - 3 £47,500 - 1
Salford - 3 £47,500 -
Merseyside - 3 £35,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £47,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £60,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £47,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £47,500 -

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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#.

1 189 (81.12%) C#
2 147 (63.09%) .NET
3 113 (48.50%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (40.34%) Scala
5 86 (36.91%) TDD
5 86 (36.91%) JavaScript
6 82 (35.19%) Finance
7 76 (32.62%) SQL
8 73 (31.33%) Computer Science
9 71 (30.47%) OO
9 71 (30.47%) Functional Programming
10 67 (28.76%) Java
11 64 (27.47%) Haskell
12 63 (27.04%) Erlang
12 63 (27.04%) AngularJS
13 62 (26.61%) ASP.NET
14 57 (24.46%) Software Engineering
15 53 (22.75%) SQL Server
16 50 (21.46%) NoSQL
17 49 (21.03%) Web Services
18 48 (20.60%) Analytical Skills
19 47 (20.17%) HTML
20 46 (19.74%) Degree
21 44 (18.88%) MVC
22 42 (18.03%) WCF
23 41 (17.60%) MongoDB
23 41 (17.60%) Scrum
24 40 (17.17%) Linux
24 40 (17.17%) BDD
24 40 (17.17%) Algorithms

F#
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 25 (10.73%) Node.js
2 19 (8.15%) IIS
3 10 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (3.43%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.72%) SAS
6 3 (1.29%) CMS
6 3 (1.29%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.29%) Sitefinity
6 3 (1.29%) Orchard CMS
6 3 (1.29%) NServiceBus
6 3 (1.29%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.29%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (2.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.72%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.29%) SPSS
4 1 (0.43%) Mathematica
4 1 (0.43%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.29%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (7.73%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.86%) Amazon SQS
4 7 (3.00%) GitHub
5 4 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.86%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (0.86%) Google Compute Engine
6 2 (0.86%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.43%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.15%) Internet
2 11 (4.72%) HTTP
3 4 (1.72%) SMTP
4 3 (1.29%) Broadband
4 3 (1.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (22.75%) SQL Server
2 50 (21.46%) NoSQL
3 41 (17.60%) MongoDB
4 18 (7.73%) Redis
5 17 (7.30%) Hadoop
6 16 (6.87%) Big Data
7 14 (6.01%) Neo4j
7 14 (6.01%) Relational Database
7 14 (6.01%) CouchDB
8 12 (5.15%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (5.15%) Data Mining
8 12 (5.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.72%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.29%) Event Store
11 3 (1.29%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 27 (11.59%) NUnit
2 20 (8.58%) Visual Studio
3 14 (6.01%) MSBuild
4 13 (5.58%) Octopus Deploy
5 11 (4.72%) Jenkins
6 10 (4.29%) Selenium
6 10 (4.29%) TeamCity
7 9 (3.86%) Moq
8 8 (3.43%) Subversion
8 8 (3.43%) Maven
9 6 (2.58%) SpecFlow
10 5 (2.15%) Rhino Mocks
10 5 (2.15%) Git (software)
11 4 (1.72%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.72%) NSubstitute
11 4 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (1.29%) Robot Framework
12 3 (1.29%) PostSharp
12 3 (1.29%) Fiddler
12 3 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 82 (35.19%) Finance
2 13 (5.58%) Front Office
2 13 (5.58%) Games
3 11 (4.72%) Banking
3 11 (4.72%) Advertising
4 9 (3.86%) Back Office
5 5 (2.15%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.72%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.72%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.29%) Marketing
8 1 (0.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 186 (79.83%) Developer
2 71 (30.47%) C# Developer
3 52 (22.32%) C# .NET Developer
4 48 (20.60%) .NET Developer
5 45 (19.31%) Senior Developer
6 21 (9.01%) Middleware Developer
7 15 (6.44%) Senior .NET Developer
8 13 (5.58%) Senior C# Developer
9 12 (5.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (5.15%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (4.29%) Programmer
10 10 (4.29%) Software Engineer
11 9 (3.86%) Java Developer
12 7 (3.00%) Software Developer
12 7 (3.00%) Junior
13 6 (2.58%) Architect
13 6 (2.58%) Junior Developer
13 6 (2.58%) JavaScript Developer
14 5 (2.15%) Node.js Developer
14 5 (2.15%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (63.09%) .NET
2 63 (27.04%) AngularJS
3 62 (26.61%) ASP.NET
4 49 (21.03%) Web Services
5 47 (20.17%) HTML
6 42 (18.03%) WCF
7 39 (16.74%) CSS
8 37 (15.88%) RESTful
9 31 (13.30%) HTML5
10 26 (11.16%) WPF
10 26 (11.16%) Middleware
11 25 (10.73%) MSMQ
12 22 (9.44%) jQuery
12 22 (9.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (9.44%) KnockoutJS
13 21 (9.01%) XSLT
14 20 (8.58%) XML
15 19 (8.15%) .NET Framework
15 19 (8.15%) NancyFx
16 18 (7.73%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 73 (31.33%) Computer Science
2 48 (20.60%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (17.17%) Algorithms
4 32 (13.73%) Open Source
5 17 (7.30%) User Experience
6 16 (6.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 15 (6.44%) Hedge funds
8 14 (6.01%) Mathematics
9 13 (5.58%) Derivative
10 11 (4.72%) Data Structures
11 9 (3.86%) Grid Computing
12 8 (3.43%) Equities
13 7 (3.00%) N-Tier
13 7 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (2.58%) Blog
15 4 (1.72%) Statistical Arbitrage
15 4 (1.72%) Online Games
15 4 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
15 4 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
15 4 (1.72%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 40 (17.17%) Linux
2 31 (13.30%) Windows
3 12 (5.15%) UNIX
4 4 (1.72%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.29%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (48.50%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (36.91%) TDD
3 71 (30.47%) OO
3 71 (30.47%) Functional Programming
4 57 (24.46%) Software Engineering
5 44 (18.88%) MVC
6 41 (17.60%) Scrum
7 40 (17.17%) BDD
8 37 (15.88%) Multithreading
8 37 (15.88%) E-Commerce
9 35 (15.02%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (13.73%) OOP
11 27 (11.59%) OOD
12 21 (9.01%) Continuous Delivery
13 20 (8.58%) Mentoring
13 20 (8.58%) Pair Programming
13 20 (8.58%) Analytics
14 18 (7.73%) Unit Testing
15 16 (6.87%) Investment Management
16 13 (5.58%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 189 (81.12%) C#
2 94 (40.34%) Scala
3 86 (36.91%) JavaScript
4 76 (32.62%) SQL
5 67 (28.76%) Java
6 64 (27.47%) Haskell
7 63 (27.04%) Erlang
8 39 (16.74%) Clojure
9 36 (15.45%) Python
10 32 (13.73%) Ruby
11 27 (11.59%) OCaml
12 19 (8.15%) C++
13 18 (7.73%) VB.NET
14 15 (6.44%) VB
15 11 (4.72%) PowerShell
16 10 (4.29%) T-SQL
17 8 (3.43%) VBA
18 7 (3.00%) R
19 6 (2.58%) Lisp
19 6 (2.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 46 (19.74%) Degree
2 3 (1.29%) Postgraduate
3 2 (0.86%) PhD
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.43%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.29%) QA
2 4 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (6.44%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (4.29%) Puppet
2 10 (4.29%) Ansible
3 1 (0.43%) logstash
3 1 (0.43%) Graphite
3 1 (0.43%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.43%) StatsD
Vendors
1 27 (11.59%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.15%) Google
3 7 (3.00%) Facebook
4 4 (1.72%) Sybase
5 3 (1.29%) Oracle
5 3 (1.29%) EPiServer
5 3 (1.29%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.29%) Terracotta
5 3 (1.29%) Twitter
6 2 (0.86%) Adobe
7 1 (0.43%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.43%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.43%) MapR
7 1 (0.43%) New Relic
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 38k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 28k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45k + 5% pension, healthcare, life assurance + more
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, cash incentive and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £95000 per annum + Package & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Explore Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus, car
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £500.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago