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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
F#
Rank 745 852 736
Rank change year-on-year
+107 -116
Permanent jobs citing F# 164 113 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.10% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.31% 0.20% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 158 97 251
Median salary £52,500 £75,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £39,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £89,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -7.50%

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
52141 55573 62414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.31% 51.41% 52.77%
Number of salaries quoted 45144 47268 53324
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 £70,000 £65,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +76 164 £52,500 -30.00% 22
London +52 96 £55,000 -31.25% 16
South East +44 34 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Hampshire - 15 £55,000 - 2
City of London +53 14 £62,500 - 2
Surrey - 13 £52,500 -
Southampton - 13 £55,000 - 2
Whyteleafe - 13 £52,500 -
North West +26 11 £25,000 -47.36% 2
Manchester +1 11 £25,000 -47.36% 1
Bristol - 7 £50,000 -
South West - 7 £50,000 -
West Midlands -13 6 £38,000 -47.58%
East Midlands - 6 £28,750 -
Northamptonshire - 6 £28,750 -
Kettering - 6 £28,750 -
Brighton +13 5 £34,500 -31.00%
East Sussex +12 5 £34,500 -31.00%
Staffordshire -3 5 £42,500 -41.37%
East of England +27 4 £31,500 -23.63% 1
Cambridge +7 4 £31,500 -23.63%
Cambridgeshire -11 4 £31,500 -23.63%
Stoke-on-Trent -12 2 £43,750 -37.50%
Telford - 2 £35,250 -
Stafford - 2 £35,250 -
Shropshire - 2 £35,250 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £62,500 -
Walsall - 1 £38,000 -
Winchester - 1 £50,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £38,000 -

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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#.

1 285 (92.23%) C#
2 229 (74.11%) .NET
3 166 (53.72%) Agile Software Development
4 143 (46.28%) TDD
5 119 (38.51%) ASP.NET
6 107 (34.63%) NoSQL
6 107 (34.63%) SQL Server
7 105 (33.98%) SQL
8 104 (33.66%) OO
9 100 (32.36%) AngularJS
10 93 (30.10%) MVC
10 93 (30.10%) Finance
11 92 (29.77%) Functional Programming
12 91 (29.45%) ASP.NET Web API
13 85 (27.51%) JavaScript
14 83 (26.86%) ASP.NET MVC
15 82 (26.54%) HTML
16 81 (26.21%) Amazon AWS
16 81 (26.21%) Software Engineering
17 80 (25.89%) WCF
17 80 (25.89%) WPF
17 80 (25.89%) Games
18 76 (24.60%) Computer Science
19 75 (24.27%) Microsoft Azure
20 74 (23.95%) Java
20 74 (23.95%) BDD
21 69 (22.33%) MongoDB
22 63 (20.39%) RabbitMQ
23 62 (20.06%) Erlang
23 62 (20.06%) Degree

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 60 (19.42%) Elasticsearch
2 54 (17.48%) Node.js
3 3 (0.97%) IIS
4 2 (0.65%) CMS
4 2 (0.65%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (2.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 81 (26.21%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (24.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (5.18%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (4.21%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.29%) Amazon Kinesis
5 4 (1.29%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.29%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (1.29%) GitHub
5 4 (1.29%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.65%) Heroku
7 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.85%) Internet
2 10 (3.24%) VoIP
3 3 (0.97%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.32%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (34.63%) NoSQL
1 107 (34.63%) SQL Server
2 69 (22.33%) MongoDB
3 37 (11.97%) Redis
4 32 (10.36%) SQL Server 2014
5 31 (10.03%) Event Store
5 31 (10.03%) Relational Database
6 22 (7.12%) Big Data
7 21 (6.80%) RDBMS
8 13 (4.21%) Neo4j
9 12 (3.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 9 (2.91%) MySQL
11 8 (2.59%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (1.94%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (1.29%) BigQuery
14 4 (1.29%) Tick Data
15 2 (0.65%) Hadoop
16 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
16 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 44 (14.24%) TeamCity
2 33 (10.68%) Jenkins
3 32 (10.36%) NUnit
4 24 (7.77%) MSBuild
5 22 (7.12%) Log4Net
6 20 (6.47%) Psake
6 20 (6.47%) SpecFlow
7 18 (5.83%) Git (software)
7 18 (5.83%) Visual Studio
8 12 (3.88%) Maven
8 12 (3.88%) Rhino Mocks
9 11 (3.56%) JIRA
10 10 (3.24%) Oracle Forms
11 9 (2.91%) Ant
11 9 (2.91%) Gradle
12 6 (1.94%) CruiseControl
12 6 (1.94%) Moq
13 4 (1.29%) PostSharp
14 2 (0.65%) ReSharper
14 2 (0.65%) The Grinder
General
1 93 (30.10%) Finance
2 80 (25.89%) Games
3 15 (4.85%) Front Office
4 12 (3.88%) Banking
4 12 (3.88%) Financial Institution
5 10 (3.24%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.97%) Retail
6 3 (0.97%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.65%) Advertising
7 2 (0.65%) Back Office
8 1 (0.32%) Marketing
8 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 255 (82.52%) Developer
2 181 (58.58%) C# Developer
3 153 (49.51%) .NET Developer
4 114 (36.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 72 (23.30%) F# Developer
6 64 (20.71%) Senior Developer
7 55 (17.80%) Senior C# Developer
8 41 (13.27%) Software Engineer
9 40 (12.94%) Programmer
10 35 (11.33%) ASP.NET Developer
10 35 (11.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 35 (11.33%) C# Software Developer
11 33 (10.68%) Software Developer
12 29 (9.39%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 28 (9.06%) .NET Software Developer
13 28 (9.06%) Java Developer
14 27 (8.74%) JavaScript Developer
15 26 (8.41%) C# Programmer
16 24 (7.77%) Senior Software Developer
16 24 (7.77%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 229 (74.11%) .NET
2 119 (38.51%) ASP.NET
3 100 (32.36%) AngularJS
4 91 (29.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 83 (26.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 82 (26.54%) HTML
7 80 (25.89%) WCF
7 80 (25.89%) WPF
8 63 (20.39%) RabbitMQ
9 60 (19.42%) CSS
10 50 (16.18%) MSMQ
11 47 (15.21%) RESTful
12 46 (14.89%) Web Services
13 43 (13.92%) HTML5
14 41 (13.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 35 (11.33%) KnockoutJS
16 29 (9.39%) WinForms
17 27 (8.74%) Reactive Extensions
18 26 (8.41%) ActiveMQ
19 23 (7.44%) NancyFx
Miscellaneous
1 76 (24.60%) Computer Science
2 48 (15.53%) Algorithms
3 28 (9.06%) Data Structures
4 26 (8.41%) Mathematics
5 18 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (5.83%) Hedge funds
6 14 (4.53%) Mobile Games
7 11 (3.56%) Fintech
8 10 (3.24%) Spread Betting
9 9 (2.91%) Derivative
10 6 (1.94%) Physics
10 6 (1.94%) Social Gaming
10 6 (1.94%) Visualisation
11 5 (1.62%) Statistics
12 4 (1.29%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.97%) Artificial Intelligence
13 3 (0.97%) Equities
13 3 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 2 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (12.30%) Windows
2 16 (5.18%) Unix
3 14 (4.53%) Linux
4 6 (1.94%) Android
4 6 (1.94%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (53.72%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (46.28%) TDD
3 104 (33.66%) OO
4 93 (30.10%) MVC
5 92 (29.77%) Functional Programming
6 81 (26.21%) Software Engineering
7 74 (23.95%) BDD
8 60 (19.42%) Multithreading
9 43 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
10 37 (11.97%) Open Source
11 34 (11.00%) Kanban
12 33 (10.68%) Dependency Injection
12 33 (10.68%) Web Application Development
13 31 (10.03%) OOD
14 30 (9.71%) Domain-Driven Design
15 26 (8.41%) Scrum
16 23 (7.44%) Low Latency
17 20 (6.47%) OOA/OOD
18 18 (5.83%) Analytics
18 18 (5.83%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 285 (92.23%) C#
2 105 (33.98%) SQL
3 85 (27.51%) JavaScript
4 74 (23.95%) Java
5 62 (20.06%) Erlang
6 58 (18.77%) Scala
7 55 (17.80%) C++
8 48 (15.53%) Clojure
9 46 (14.89%) Ruby
10 44 (14.24%) Haskell
11 33 (10.68%) Python
12 26 (8.41%) PowerShell
13 19 (6.15%) OCaml
14 18 (5.83%) Go
15 12 (3.88%) C
16 11 (3.56%) R
17 10 (3.24%) PL/SQL
17 10 (3.24%) Shell Script
17 10 (3.24%) VB
18 9 (2.91%) Rust
Qualifications
1 62 (20.06%) Degree
2 5 (1.62%) PhD
3 1 (0.32%) MCSD
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.32%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.50%) QA
2 2 (0.65%) SDET
2 2 (0.65%) SEPA
3 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.94%) Docker
2 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 31 (10.03%) Kibana
2 20 (6.47%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 20 (6.47%) WSUS
3 10 (3.24%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (2.91%) Ansible
4 9 (2.91%) Puppet
5 1 (0.32%) logstash
Vendors
1 57 (18.45%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.74%) Google
3 20 (6.47%) Oracle
4 10 (3.24%) Facebook
4 10 (3.24%) Sybase
5 3 (0.97%) Twitter
6 2 (0.65%) ION Trading
6 2 (0.65%) Perforce
7 1 (0.32%) New Relic
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £105000 per annum + 8% Pension and wider benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £105000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
MarketInvoice
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum with Amazing Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Savvy Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus, healthcare etc
Posted: 18 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £25,700 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Luton
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days, Health, Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago