The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Programming skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Programming 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
Functional Programming
Rank 659 675 721
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +46
Permanent jobs citing Functional Programming 245 272 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.27% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 196 212 143
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,650 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £47,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-5.85% +13.93%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92198 99056 90547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.20% 82.02% 80.15%
Number of salaries quoted 74623 79502 74331
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Functional Programming
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Programming within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Functional Programming Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Functional Programming
Salary Trend

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

Functional Programming Salary Trend in the UK

Functional Programming
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Programming over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 within the UK.

Functional Programming Salary Histogram in the UK

Functional Programming
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Programming 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 +12 233 £60,000 - 31
London -49 175 £60,000 -4.00% 18
City of London +33 45 £55,000 -20.00% 8
West Midlands -4 12 £57,500 +43.75%
South West - 11 £60,000 - 7
North West - 9 £55,000 -
Bristol - 9 £75,000 - 6
Staffordshire - 9 £60,000 -
Manchester - 8 £55,000 -
Cambridge - 6 £45,000 - 4
Cambridgeshire - 6 £45,000 - 4
East of England - 6 £45,000 - 4
Yorkshire +10 5 £43,000 - 1
Glasgow +9 5 £42,500 -9.57%
Scotland +8 5 £42,500 -19.04%
West Yorkshire +7 5 £43,000 - 1
South Wales - 5 £35,000 - 2
Wales - 5 £35,000 - 2
Leeds - 5 £43,000 - 1
Cardiff - 5 £35,000 - 2
Birmingham +3 3 £55,000 +37.50%
South East -2 3 £55,000 +21.54% 1
Surrey - 2 £55,000 -
East Midlands +10 1 £47,500 +49.60%
Berkshire 0 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £47,500 -
Chippenham - 1 £30,000 - 1
Nottingham - 1 £47,500 -
Reading - 1 - -

Functional Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Functional Programming 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 Functional Programming.

1 259 (61.96%) Java
2 213 (50.96%) Scala
3 172 (41.15%) Agile Software Development
4 150 (35.89%) Finance
5 119 (28.47%) Linux
6 109 (26.08%) SQL
7 94 (22.49%) C#
8 93 (22.25%) OO
9 91 (21.77%) Software Engineering
10 89 (21.29%) Banking
10 89 (21.29%) JavaScript
10 89 (21.29%) Haskell
11 85 (20.33%) Erlang
12 80 (19.14%) .NET
12 80 (19.14%) TDD
13 77 (18.42%) Computer Science
14 75 (17.94%) Python
14 75 (17.94%) Clojure
15 74 (17.70%) UNIX
16 71 (16.99%) F#
17 70 (16.75%) Front Office
18 66 (15.79%) C++
19 64 (15.31%) Scrum
20 63 (15.07%) NoSQL
21 57 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
21 57 (13.64%) Degree
22 55 (13.16%) HTML
23 54 (12.92%) Derivative
24 53 (12.68%) Investment Banking
25 52 (12.44%) Open Source

Functional Programming
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Functional Programming 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 Functional Programming. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 18 (4.31%) CMS
3 17 (4.07%) Node.js
4 10 (2.39%) Apache Solr
5 8 (1.91%) Umbraco
5 8 (1.91%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (1.20%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.72%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.72%) Apache
7 3 (0.72%) Facebook Platform
8 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.24%) Zope
Applications
1 8 (1.91%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.44%) Mathematica
3 5 (1.20%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.48%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.35%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.67%) GitHub
3 6 (1.44%) Heroku
4 5 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.72%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (0.48%) Google Compute Engine
6 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.48%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.24%) IaaS
7 1 (0.24%) Trello
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 40 (9.57%) HTTP
2 26 (6.22%) TCP/IP
3 24 (5.74%) Internet
4 6 (1.44%) DNS
5 5 (1.20%) Broadband
5 5 (1.20%) DSL
6 4 (0.96%) Skype
7 3 (0.72%) Intranet
8 1 (0.24%) LDAP
8 1 (0.24%) X.500
8 1 (0.24%) IMAP
8 1 (0.24%) VoIP
8 1 (0.24%) POP3
8 1 (0.24%) SMTP
8 1 (0.24%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (15.07%) NoSQL
2 36 (8.61%) Big Data
3 34 (8.13%) MongoDB
4 29 (6.94%) MySQL
5 28 (6.70%) SQL Server
6 24 (5.74%) Hadoop
7 18 (4.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 18 (4.31%) Relational Database
8 13 (3.11%) Couchbase
9 10 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (2.15%) Datomic
11 8 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (1.44%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (1.20%) Apache Hive
15 4 (0.96%) HBase
15 4 (0.96%) Redis
16 3 (0.72%) Riak
Development Applications
1 52 (12.44%) Git (software)
2 33 (7.89%) Maven
3 21 (5.02%) JIRA
4 15 (3.59%) Mercurial
5 8 (1.91%) Jenkins
5 8 (1.91%) NUnit
6 7 (1.67%) Subversion
6 7 (1.67%) Grunt
6 7 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (1.44%) Bower
7 6 (1.44%) Jasmine
7 6 (1.44%) Mocha
7 6 (1.44%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.20%) CruiseControl
8 5 (1.20%) Cucumber
8 5 (1.20%) RSpec
8 5 (1.20%) NCover
8 5 (1.20%) FxCop
8 5 (1.20%) Gradle
9 4 (0.96%) Mockito
General
1 150 (35.89%) Finance
2 89 (21.29%) Banking
3 70 (16.75%) Front Office
4 53 (12.68%) Investment Banking
5 18 (4.31%) Games
6 17 (4.07%) Marketing
7 13 (3.11%) Advertising
7 13 (3.11%) Telecoms
8 12 (2.87%) Retail
9 7 (1.67%) Electronics
10 6 (1.44%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.96%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 273 (65.31%) Developer
2 101 (24.16%) Java Developer
3 50 (11.96%) Scala Developer
4 49 (11.72%) Software Engineer
5 40 (9.57%) Programmer
6 37 (8.85%) Senior Developer
7 35 (8.37%) C# Developer
8 24 (5.74%) C# .NET Developer
9 23 (5.50%) Front-End Developer
10 22 (5.26%) Applications Support
11 20 (4.78%) Senior Programmer
12 15 (3.59%) Senior Java Developer
12 15 (3.59%) Senior Software Engineer
13 14 (3.35%) Python Developer
13 14 (3.35%) Python Programmer
13 14 (3.35%) Senior Python Programmer
13 14 (3.35%) JavaScript Developer
14 13 (3.11%) Java Programmer
14 13 (3.11%) Software Developer
15 11 (2.63%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (19.14%) .NET
2 55 (13.16%) HTML
3 45 (10.77%) CSS
3 45 (10.77%) AngularJS
4 39 (9.33%) Akka
5 37 (8.85%) Web Services
6 36 (8.61%) HTML5
7 33 (7.89%) REST
7 33 (7.89%) Middleware
8 29 (6.94%) RESTful
9 27 (6.46%) jQuery
9 27 (6.46%) Backbone.js
10 26 (6.22%) JSON
11 25 (5.98%) FIX Protocol
11 25 (5.98%) Spring
12 23 (5.50%) XML
13 22 (5.26%) ASP.NET
14 21 (5.02%) J2EE
15 20 (4.78%) Play Framework
16 18 (4.31%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 77 (18.42%) Computer Science
2 57 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (12.92%) Derivative
4 52 (12.44%) Open Source
5 47 (11.24%) Algorithms
6 36 (8.61%) Grid Computing
7 35 (8.37%) User Experience
8 29 (6.94%) Hedge funds
9 27 (6.46%) Data Structures
9 27 (6.46%) Equity Derivative
9 27 (6.46%) Mathematics
10 21 (5.02%) Equities
11 20 (4.78%) Social Media
12 16 (3.83%) Fixed Income
13 15 (3.59%) N-Tier
14 14 (3.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 13 (3.11%) Mobile App
16 10 (2.39%) Replication
17 9 (2.15%) Semantic Web
18 8 (1.91%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 119 (28.47%) Linux
2 74 (17.70%) UNIX
3 27 (6.46%) Android
4 13 (3.11%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.39%) Windows
6 8 (1.91%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.96%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.96%) Solaris
8 2 (0.48%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (41.15%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (22.25%) OO
3 91 (21.77%) Software Engineering
4 80 (19.14%) TDD
5 64 (15.31%) Scrum
6 47 (11.24%) OOP
7 44 (10.53%) Multithreading
8 32 (7.66%) E-Commerce
9 28 (6.70%) Unit Testing
9 28 (6.70%) BDD
10 27 (6.46%) Analytics
11 25 (5.98%) Low Latency
12 24 (5.74%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (5.50%) OOD
13 23 (5.50%) Mentoring
14 21 (5.02%) Kanban
14 21 (5.02%) MapReduce
15 20 (4.78%) DevOps
16 16 (3.83%) Investment Management
16 16 (3.83%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 259 (61.96%) Java
2 213 (50.96%) Scala
3 109 (26.08%) SQL
4 94 (22.49%) C#
5 89 (21.29%) JavaScript
5 89 (21.29%) Haskell
6 85 (20.33%) Erlang
7 75 (17.94%) Clojure
7 75 (17.94%) Python
8 71 (16.99%) F#
9 66 (15.79%) C++
10 31 (7.42%) OCaml
11 29 (6.94%) Shell Script
12 24 (5.74%) Ruby
13 15 (3.59%) Groovy
13 15 (3.59%) T-SQL
14 14 (3.35%) R
15 12 (2.87%) VB.NET
16 7 (1.67%) C
16 7 (1.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 57 (13.64%) Degree
2 7 (1.67%) PhD
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.24%) CFA
3 1 (0.24%) MCSD
3 1 (0.24%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.31%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.67%) Platform Symphony
1 7 (1.67%) Docker
2 3 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.48%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.24%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.24%) HDFS
4 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (1.91%) MOM
1 8 (1.91%) Puppet
1 8 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.67%) Ansible
3 2 (0.48%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.48%) Salt
4 1 (0.24%) Graylog
4 1 (0.24%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.24%) Oozie
4 1 (0.24%) logstash
4 1 (0.24%) Nagios
4 1 (0.24%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.24%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 27 (6.46%) Oracle
2 22 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 11 (2.63%) Sybase
4 7 (1.67%) DataSynapse
5 6 (1.44%) Google
6 4 (0.96%) SAP
6 4 (0.96%) Facebook
7 3 (0.72%) Twitter
7 3 (0.72%) Terracotta
7 3 (0.72%) Akamai
7 3 (0.72%) VMware
8 2 (0.48%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.24%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.24%) Sun
9 1 (0.24%) IBM
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and benefits! -)
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £39,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
PCR
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35k - 38k per year
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Salary: £25k - 28k per year
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Salary: up to 45k + 5% pension, healthcare, life assurance + more
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
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Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £95000 per annum + Package & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + superb benefits
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Cambridge
Explore Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus, car
Posted: 9 days ago