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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F#
Rank 652 786 879
Rank change year-on-year
+134 +93
Permanent jobs citing F# 241 177 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.16% 0.088%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.49% 0.32% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 231 142 83
Median salary £57,500 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £90,000 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -30.00%

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
49320 56028 57750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.47% 51.50% 50.61%
Number of salaries quoted 42425 48069 48442
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +119 241 £57,500 -11.53% 43
London +41 142 £70,000 - 21
South East +86 31 £52,500 +50.00% 12
West Midlands +6 30 £31,500 -55.00% 1
Staffordshire +19 22 £40,750 -41.78% 1
Hampshire - 22 £55,000 - 5
Southampton - 22 £55,000 - 4
North West - 21 £25,000 - 1
Manchester - 20 £25,000 - 1
City of London +51 12 £50,000 -10.71%
East of England +30 10 £30,000 -33.33% 2
Stafford - 10 £31,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 10 £60,000 - 1
Cambridge +14 8 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Cambridgeshire +7 8 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Canary Wharf - 8 £72,500 -
South West - 7 £45,000 - 3
Wolverhampton - 7 £21,500 -
Shropshire - 4 £21,500 -
Birmingham - 4 £40,000 -
Telford - 4 £21,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £60,000 -
Westminster - 4 £30,000 -
Chertsey - 4 £35,500 -
Surrey - 4 £35,500 -
Coventry - 3 - -
Walsall - 3 £31,500 -
Bristol - 3 £55,000 - 2
Devon - 3 £42,500 - 1
Brighton +7 2 £42,500 +88.88%

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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#.

1 344 (86.22%) C#
2 283 (70.93%) .NET
3 212 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
4 192 (48.12%) TDD
5 159 (39.85%) AngularJS
6 154 (38.60%) ASP.NET
7 153 (38.35%) JavaScript
8 148 (37.09%) OO
9 147 (36.84%) ASP.NET Web API
10 140 (35.09%) Software Engineering
11 137 (34.34%) HTML
12 136 (34.09%) BDD
13 126 (31.58%) Computer Science
14 121 (30.33%) NoSQL
15 118 (29.57%) MVC
16 116 (29.07%) CSS
17 115 (28.82%) SQL
18 107 (26.82%) Java
18 107 (26.82%) SQL Server
19 106 (26.57%) Finance
19 106 (26.57%) Amazon AWS
20 100 (25.06%) Microsoft Azure
21 98 (24.56%) Functional Programming
22 96 (24.06%) RESTful
23 92 (23.06%) Degree
24 91 (22.81%) WCF
25 89 (22.31%) MongoDB
26 88 (22.06%) Scala
27 87 (21.80%) Multithreading
28 86 (21.55%) ASP.NET MVC

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 58 (14.54%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (2.26%) Apache Spark
3 8 (2.01%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.50%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.25%) Apache
5 1 (0.25%) CMS
5 1 (0.25%) Confluence
5 1 (0.25%) IIS
5 1 (0.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (1.50%) Mathematica
1 6 (1.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.25%) HipChat
2 1 (0.25%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 8 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 106 (26.57%) Amazon AWS
2 100 (25.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (4.51%) SaaS
4 7 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (1.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (1.50%) PaaS
6 5 (1.25%) GitHub
7 3 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.51%) Internet
2 9 (2.26%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.00%) Skype
4 2 (0.50%) DSL
5 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (30.33%) NoSQL
2 107 (26.82%) SQL Server
3 89 (22.31%) MongoDB
4 49 (12.28%) Redis
5 43 (10.78%) Relational Database
6 41 (10.28%) SQL Server 2014
7 30 (7.52%) RDBMS
8 20 (5.01%) Big Data
9 14 (3.51%) Event Store
10 9 (2.26%) Hadoop
11 8 (2.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 7 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (1.75%) MySQL
13 6 (1.50%) Neo4j
14 4 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (1.00%) Couchbase
15 3 (0.75%) Apache Hive
15 3 (0.75%) Impala
15 3 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
15 3 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 52 (13.03%) Jenkins
2 49 (12.28%) TeamCity
3 45 (11.28%) NUnit
4 36 (9.02%) Log4Net
5 35 (8.77%) SpecFlow
6 34 (8.52%) MSBuild
7 33 (8.27%) Psake
8 25 (6.27%) Git (software)
9 24 (6.02%) Visual Studio
10 21 (5.26%) Rhino Mocks
11 18 (4.51%) JIRA
12 17 (4.26%) CruiseControl
13 10 (2.51%) Ant
13 10 (2.51%) Gradle
13 10 (2.51%) Maven
14 4 (1.00%) Moq
14 4 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
15 3 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
15 3 (0.75%) Selenium
16 2 (0.50%) Subversion
General
1 106 (26.57%) Finance
2 49 (12.28%) Games
3 24 (6.02%) Electronics
4 20 (5.01%) Banking
5 14 (3.51%) Front Office
6 9 (2.26%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.25%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.00%) Retail
9 2 (0.50%) Marketing
10 1 (0.25%) Back Office
10 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.25%) Legal
10 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 334 (83.71%) Developer
2 180 (45.11%) .NET Developer
3 163 (40.85%) C# Developer
4 112 (28.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 76 (19.05%) Senior Developer
6 74 (18.55%) F# Developer
7 61 (15.29%) Software Developer
8 53 (13.28%) Software Engineer
9 48 (12.03%) Senior C# Developer
10 46 (11.53%) .NET Software Developer
11 41 (10.28%) C# Software Developer
12 37 (9.27%) Graduate
12 37 (9.27%) Graduate Developer
13 36 (9.02%) Senior .NET Developer
14 34 (8.52%) Junior
14 34 (8.52%) Junior Developer
15 31 (7.77%) Senior Software Developer
16 30 (7.52%) Programmer
16 30 (7.52%) Senior C# .NET Developer
17 28 (7.02%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 283 (70.93%) .NET
2 159 (39.85%) AngularJS
3 154 (38.60%) ASP.NET
4 147 (36.84%) ASP.NET Web API
5 137 (34.34%) HTML
6 116 (29.07%) CSS
7 96 (24.06%) RESTful
8 91 (22.81%) WCF
9 86 (21.55%) ASP.NET MVC
10 76 (19.05%) Node.js
11 73 (18.30%) WPF
12 70 (17.54%) HTML5
13 66 (16.54%) MSMQ
13 66 (16.54%) RabbitMQ
14 56 (14.04%) KnockoutJS
15 54 (13.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 47 (11.78%) .NET Framework
16 47 (11.78%) CSS3
17 41 (10.28%) REST
18 39 (9.77%) React
Miscellaneous
1 126 (31.58%) Computer Science
2 69 (17.29%) Mathematics
3 43 (10.78%) Algorithms
4 42 (10.53%) Hedge funds
5 37 (9.27%) Data Structures
6 32 (8.02%) Physics
7 23 (5.76%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (5.76%) Fintech
8 17 (4.26%) Derivative
9 16 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (3.01%) Mobile App
11 9 (2.26%) Statistics
12 8 (2.01%) iPad
12 8 (2.01%) N-Tier
13 6 (1.50%) Blog
13 6 (1.50%) Equities
13 6 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (1.25%) Visualisation
15 4 (1.00%) Client/Server
15 4 (1.00%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 35 (8.77%) Linux
1 35 (8.77%) Windows
2 8 (2.01%) Android
2 8 (2.01%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (48.12%) TDD
3 148 (37.09%) OO
4 140 (35.09%) Software Engineering
5 136 (34.09%) BDD
6 118 (29.57%) MVC
7 98 (24.56%) Functional Programming
8 87 (21.80%) Multithreading
9 64 (16.04%) Continuous Integration
10 51 (12.78%) Web Development
11 50 (12.53%) Dependency Injection
12 46 (11.53%) Web Application Development
13 45 (11.28%) Kanban
14 43 (10.78%) Domain-Driven Design
15 40 (10.03%) OOD
15 40 (10.03%) Scrum
16 36 (9.02%) Low Latency
17 35 (8.77%) OOA/OOD
18 31 (7.77%) DevOps
19 30 (7.52%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 344 (86.22%) C#
2 153 (38.35%) JavaScript
3 115 (28.82%) SQL
4 107 (26.82%) Java
5 88 (22.06%) Scala
6 75 (18.80%) Haskell
7 62 (15.54%) C++
7 62 (15.54%) Clojure
8 61 (15.29%) Ruby
9 46 (11.53%) PowerShell
10 44 (11.03%) Erlang
11 28 (7.02%) Go
11 28 (7.02%) OCaml
12 23 (5.76%) Python
13 19 (4.76%) Rust
14 18 (4.51%) C
15 13 (3.26%) VB.NET
16 10 (2.51%) C++/CLI
16 10 (2.51%) T-SQL
17 8 (2.01%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 92 (23.06%) Degree
2 25 (6.27%) PhD
3 13 (3.26%) SC Cleared
3 13 (3.26%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.25%) MCSD
4 5 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.25%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.51%) QA
2 3 (0.75%) Basel III
2 3 (0.75%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.25%) SDET
3 1 (0.25%) SEPA
System Software
1 9 (2.26%) Docker
2 4 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.00%) GridGain
3 3 (0.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 41 (10.28%) Kibana
2 19 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (4.26%) Ansible
3 17 (4.26%) Puppet
4 15 (3.76%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 15 (3.76%) WSUS
5 6 (1.50%) Salt
6 3 (0.75%) logstash
7 2 (0.50%) StatsD
8 1 (0.25%) Graphite
8 1 (0.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 48 (12.03%) Microsoft
2 36 (9.02%) Google
3 5 (1.25%) Apple
3 5 (1.25%) Twitter
4 3 (0.75%) New Relic
4 3 (0.75%) Oracle
4 3 (0.75%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.25%) GUPTA
5 1 (0.25%) Perforce
5 1 (0.25%) SAP
5 1 (0.25%) Tableau
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits flexible working hours
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-55k + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £18k - 45k per year + amazing benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent benefits packages
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Market Leading Salaries - please contact for details
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cititec Associates Limited
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £75,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £70,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum, Benefits 20% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago