The table below looks at the statistics for F# skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F# over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F#
Rank 685 813 874
Rank change year-on-year
+128 +61
Permanent jobs citing F# 231 167 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.15% 0.085%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 0.30% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 222 141 77
Median salary £57,500 £70,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,500 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.25% -20.00%

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
51267 56037 58572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.59% 51.13% 51.03%
Number of salaries quoted 44372 47866 49111
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

F#
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing F# as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 August 2016 within the UK.

F# Salary Histogram in the UK

F#
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F# within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +98 230 £57,500 -17.85% 39
London +9 138 £70,000 - 24
South East +50 35 £52,500 +50.00% 6
West Midlands +8 26 £31,500 -60.62% 3
Hampshire - 22 £55,000 - 4
Staffordshire +14 21 £31,500 -60.62% 1
Southampton - 21 £55,000 - 4
North West - 18 £25,000 -
Manchester - 17 £25,000 -
City of London +54 11 £42,500 -32.00% 1
Stafford - 11 £31,500 -
East of England +25 8 £30,000 -27.27% 4
Surrey - 8 £35,500 -
Wolverhampton - 8 £26,500 -
Chertsey - 8 £35,500 -
Canary Wharf - 8 £72,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent -7 7 £60,000 -25.00%
Cambridgeshire +13 6 £32,500 -21.21% 4
Cambridge +9 5 £30,000 -27.27% 4
South West - 5 £55,000 -
Bristol - 5 £55,000 -
Shropshire - 4 £21,500 -
Walsall - 4 £31,500 -
Westminster - 4 £30,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £60,000 -
Telford - 4 £21,500 -
Coventry - 3 - -
Oxfordshire - 3 £82,500 -
East Sussex +4 2 £42,500 +88.88%
Brighton -2 2 £42,500 +88.88%

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing F# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for F#.

1 349 (88.35%) C#
2 293 (74.18%) .NET
3 223 (56.46%) Agile Software Development
4 202 (51.14%) TDD
5 167 (42.28%) AngularJS
6 166 (42.03%) ASP.NET
7 155 (39.24%) OO
8 152 (38.48%) ASP.NET Web API
9 150 (37.97%) JavaScript
10 144 (36.46%) HTML
11 140 (35.44%) BDD
12 134 (33.92%) Software Engineering
13 125 (31.65%) SQL
13 125 (31.65%) SQL Server
14 122 (30.89%) MVC
15 121 (30.63%) CSS
15 121 (30.63%) Computer Science
16 115 (29.11%) NoSQL
17 111 (28.10%) Microsoft Azure
18 107 (27.09%) Amazon AWS
19 103 (26.08%) Java
20 101 (25.57%) MongoDB
21 99 (25.06%) WCF
22 98 (24.81%) Finance
23 95 (24.05%) ASP.NET MVC
24 92 (23.29%) Degree
25 90 (22.78%) Functional Programming
26 88 (22.28%) Multithreading
27 85 (21.52%) RESTful
28 83 (21.01%) Scala

F#
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 68 (17.22%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (2.28%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.52%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.51%) Apache Solr
4 2 (0.51%) CMS
4 2 (0.51%) IIS
4 2 (0.51%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.27%) Mathematica
3 1 (0.25%) HipChat
3 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.25%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 9 (2.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 111 (28.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 107 (27.09%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (3.29%) SaaS
4 10 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (1.52%) PaaS
6 5 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.76%) GitHub
8 1 (0.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.80%) Internet
2 8 (2.03%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.76%) VoIP
4 2 (0.51%) Skype
5 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.25%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (31.65%) SQL Server
2 115 (29.11%) NoSQL
3 101 (25.57%) MongoDB
4 55 (13.92%) Redis
5 47 (11.90%) SQL Server 2014
6 40 (10.13%) Relational Database
7 28 (7.09%) RDBMS
8 21 (5.32%) Event Store
9 20 (5.06%) Big Data
10 11 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 10 (2.53%) Neo4j
12 7 (1.77%) MySQL
13 6 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (1.52%) Hadoop
13 6 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (0.76%) Apache Hive
14 3 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
15 2 (0.51%) Couchbase
15 2 (0.51%) Impala
Development Applications
1 57 (14.43%) Jenkins
2 54 (13.67%) TeamCity
3 51 (12.91%) NUnit
4 40 (10.13%) Log4Net
5 39 (9.87%) MSBuild
5 39 (9.87%) SpecFlow
6 37 (9.37%) Psake
7 30 (7.59%) Visual Studio
8 26 (6.58%) Git (software)
9 23 (5.82%) Rhino Mocks
10 20 (5.06%) JIRA
11 16 (4.05%) CruiseControl
12 11 (2.78%) Ant
12 11 (2.78%) Gradle
12 11 (2.78%) Maven
13 5 (1.27%) Moq
14 4 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
14 4 (1.01%) Selenium
15 3 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
15 3 (0.76%) Subversion
General
1 98 (24.81%) Finance
2 60 (15.19%) Games
3 21 (5.32%) Banking
4 20 (5.06%) Electronics
5 14 (3.54%) Front Office
6 10 (2.53%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.76%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.76%) Retail
7 3 (0.76%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.51%) Marketing
9 1 (0.25%) Back Office
9 1 (0.25%) Legal
9 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 343 (86.84%) Developer
2 185 (46.84%) .NET Developer
3 179 (45.32%) C# Developer
4 120 (30.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 77 (19.49%) Senior Developer
6 71 (17.97%) F# Developer
7 58 (14.68%) Software Developer
8 53 (13.42%) Software Engineer
9 51 (12.91%) Senior C# Developer
10 43 (10.89%) .NET Software Developer
11 42 (10.63%) C# Software Developer
12 35 (8.86%) Graduate
12 35 (8.86%) Graduate Developer
13 32 (8.10%) Junior
13 32 (8.10%) Junior Developer
13 32 (8.10%) Senior .NET Developer
13 32 (8.10%) Senior Software Developer
14 31 (7.85%) JavaScript Developer
15 30 (7.59%) Programmer
16 29 (7.34%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 293 (74.18%) .NET
2 167 (42.28%) AngularJS
3 166 (42.03%) ASP.NET
4 152 (38.48%) ASP.NET Web API
5 144 (36.46%) HTML
6 121 (30.63%) CSS
7 99 (25.06%) WCF
8 95 (24.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 85 (21.52%) RESTful
10 81 (20.51%) WPF
11 80 (20.25%) Node.js
12 79 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
13 76 (19.24%) MSMQ
14 73 (18.48%) HTML5
15 60 (15.19%) KnockoutJS
15 60 (15.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 46 (11.65%) CSS3
17 43 (10.89%) .NET Framework
18 42 (10.63%) NancyFx
19 41 (10.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 121 (30.63%) Computer Science
2 60 (15.19%) Mathematics
3 43 (10.89%) Algorithms
4 37 (9.37%) Data Structures
5 36 (9.11%) Hedge funds
6 26 (6.58%) Physics
7 25 (6.33%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (5.06%) Fintech
9 17 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (4.30%) Derivative
10 14 (3.54%) Mobile App
11 8 (2.03%) N-Tier
11 8 (2.03%) Statistics
12 7 (1.77%) Equities
13 6 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 6 (1.52%) Mobile Games
14 4 (1.01%) Client/Server
14 4 (1.01%) Credit Derivative
14 4 (1.01%) User Experience
14 4 (1.01%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 39 (9.87%) Windows
2 27 (6.84%) Linux
3 10 (2.53%) Android
3 10 (2.53%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (56.46%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (51.14%) TDD
3 155 (39.24%) OO
4 140 (35.44%) BDD
5 134 (33.92%) Software Engineering
6 122 (30.89%) MVC
7 90 (22.78%) Functional Programming
8 88 (22.28%) Multithreading
9 72 (18.23%) Continuous Integration
10 56 (14.18%) Dependency Injection
11 50 (12.66%) Kanban
12 49 (12.41%) Web Application Development
13 48 (12.15%) Web Development
14 43 (10.89%) Domain-Driven Design
15 40 (10.13%) OOD
16 39 (9.87%) Scrum
17 38 (9.62%) OOA/OOD
18 28 (7.09%) DevOps
18 28 (7.09%) OOP
19 26 (6.58%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 349 (88.35%) C#
2 150 (37.97%) JavaScript
3 125 (31.65%) SQL
4 103 (26.08%) Java
5 83 (21.01%) Scala
6 68 (17.22%) Haskell
7 65 (16.46%) Ruby
8 60 (15.19%) C++
8 60 (15.19%) Clojure
9 50 (12.66%) PowerShell
10 42 (10.63%) Erlang
11 26 (6.58%) Go
12 25 (6.33%) OCaml
13 22 (5.57%) Python
14 20 (5.06%) Rust
15 13 (3.29%) C
15 13 (3.29%) T-SQL
15 13 (3.29%) VB.NET
16 10 (2.53%) VB
17 8 (2.03%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 92 (23.29%) Degree
2 21 (5.32%) PhD
3 12 (3.04%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.04%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.27%) MCSD
4 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.27%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.29%) QA
2 2 (0.51%) Basel III
2 2 (0.51%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (0.51%) SDET
3 1 (0.25%) SEPA
3 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.03%) Docker
2 5 (1.27%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.76%) GridGain
4 2 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 46 (11.65%) Kibana
2 21 (5.32%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 21 (5.32%) WSUS
3 20 (5.06%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (4.56%) Ansible
4 18 (4.56%) Puppet
5 6 (1.52%) Salt
6 3 (0.76%) logstash
7 2 (0.51%) StatsD
8 1 (0.25%) Graphite
8 1 (0.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 61 (15.44%) Microsoft
2 39 (9.87%) Google
3 5 (1.27%) Apple
3 5 (1.27%) Oracle
4 3 (0.76%) New Relic
4 3 (0.76%) Twitter
5 2 (0.51%) Perforce
5 2 (0.51%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.25%) GUPTA
6 1 (0.25%) SAP
6 1 (0.25%) Sybase
6 1 (0.25%) Tableau
Central London / West End
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent benefits packages
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k DOE plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £18k - 25k per year + Amazing Bens + MS Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 65k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£65k + bonus (DOE)
Posted: 6 days ago
Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £18k - 45k per year + amazing benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55-70K + Amazing Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £75,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago