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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Programming
Rank 772 596 695
Rank change year-on-year
-176 +99
Permanent jobs citing Functional Programming 130 289 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.27% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.33% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 104 259 189
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +20.48%

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
93849 86638 91621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.98% 81.20% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 74909 71197 77439
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014 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 19 September 2014. 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 -169 123 £55,000 -12.00% 22
London -175 91 £55,000 -12.00% 16
City of London -22 25 £40,000 -31.91% 4
West Midlands +2 16 £55,000 -21.42% 2
Staffordshire -3 15 £55,000 -21.42% 2
Stoke-on-Trent +11 10 £55,000 -21.42% 2
South East -9 6 £56,250 +25.00% 1
Scotland -14 6 £47,000 -1.05%
Glasgow -3 4 £47,000 -1.05%
North West - 4 £32,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire -4 3 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Cambridge -11 3 £32,500 -35.00% 1
East of England -32 3 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Manchester - 3 - -
Berkshire +4 2 £56,250 +25.00% 1
Reading -3 2 £56,250 +25.00%
Stirling - 2 - -
Brighton - 2 £42,500 -
Woking - 2 £70,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £38,500 - 1
Surrey - 2 £70,000 -
East Sussex - 2 £42,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £32,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 - -
South West - 1 £45,000 -
Wales - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £32,500 - 1
Derbyshire - 1 £45,000 -
Leamington Spa - 1 - -
Leicester - 1 £32,000 - 1

Functional Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 243 (64.12%) Java
2 189 (49.87%) Scala
3 157 (41.42%) Agile Software Development
4 122 (32.19%) Finance
5 107 (28.23%) Software Engineering
6 104 (27.44%) Clojure
7 97 (25.59%) OO
8 92 (24.27%) SQL
8 92 (24.27%) Computer Science
9 89 (23.48%) C#
10 86 (22.69%) Degree
11 85 (22.43%) JavaScript
12 84 (22.16%) TDD
13 81 (21.37%) C++
13 81 (21.37%) Big Data
14 80 (21.11%) Linux
15 73 (19.26%) F#
16 68 (17.94%) HTML
17 65 (17.15%) UNIX
18 64 (16.89%) Haskell
19 63 (16.62%) Open Source
20 62 (16.36%) .NET
21 59 (15.57%) Python
22 58 (15.30%) Erlang
23 57 (15.04%) Banking
24 55 (14.51%) Hadoop
25 53 (13.98%) Android
26 51 (13.46%) NoSQL
27 49 (12.93%) CSS
28 47 (12.40%) Ruby

Functional Programming
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 32 (8.44%) CMS
2 17 (4.49%) Adobe CQ
3 16 (4.22%) Apache Pig
3 16 (4.22%) Node.js
4 11 (2.90%) Apache Solr
5 10 (2.64%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.79%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (0.79%) Jetty
8 2 (0.53%) Gunicorn
8 2 (0.53%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.26%) Confluence
9 1 (0.26%) GemFire
9 1 (0.26%) Resin
9 1 (0.26%) Flash Media Server
9 1 (0.26%) Apache
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (1.58%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.06%) Oracle CRM
1 4 (1.06%) Magento
2 2 (0.53%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.64%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (1.85%) Amazon S3
4 6 (1.58%) SaaS
5 5 (1.32%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (1.06%) GitHub
6 4 (1.06%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.53%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.53%) Heroku
9 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.28%) HTTP
2 13 (3.43%) Internet
2 13 (3.43%) Firewall
3 12 (3.17%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.53%) DNS
4 2 (0.53%) DSL
5 1 (0.26%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (21.37%) Big Data
2 55 (14.51%) Hadoop
3 51 (13.46%) NoSQL
4 36 (9.50%) Relational Database
5 31 (8.18%) MongoDB
6 27 (7.12%) Apache Cassandra
7 24 (6.33%) Apache Hive
8 23 (6.07%) MySQL
9 20 (5.28%) RDBMS
10 11 (2.90%) Redis
11 10 (2.64%) HBase
12 9 (2.37%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (2.11%) Data Mining
13 8 (2.11%) Mahout
13 8 (2.11%) Couchbase
14 6 (1.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 5 (1.32%) Neo4j
16 3 (0.79%) SQL Server
16 3 (0.79%) Hazelcast
17 2 (0.53%) Informix
Development Applications
1 33 (8.71%) Git (software)
2 25 (6.60%) JUnit
3 20 (5.28%) Maven
4 9 (2.37%) Selenium
4 9 (2.37%) Jenkins
5 8 (2.11%) Subversion
5 8 (2.11%) JIRA
6 6 (1.58%) Ant
6 6 (1.58%) Cucumber
7 5 (1.32%) PostSharp
7 5 (1.32%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.32%) RSpec
8 4 (1.06%) Mockito
8 4 (1.06%) Mercurial
8 4 (1.06%) Gradle
9 3 (0.79%) Xcode
10 2 (0.53%) ProC
10 2 (0.53%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.53%) TestNG
10 2 (0.53%) SoapUI
General
1 122 (32.19%) Finance
2 57 (15.04%) Banking
3 46 (12.14%) Front Office
4 44 (11.61%) Investment Banking
5 24 (6.33%) Advertising
5 24 (6.33%) Games
6 12 (3.17%) Financial Institution
7 11 (2.90%) Marketing
8 6 (1.58%) Retail
9 4 (1.06%) German Language
9 4 (1.06%) Italian Language
9 4 (1.06%) Turkish Language
10 2 (0.53%) International Banking
10 2 (0.53%) Billing
10 2 (0.53%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 237 (62.53%) Developer
2 68 (17.94%) Java Developer
3 41 (10.82%) C# Developer
4 39 (10.29%) Software Engineer
5 38 (10.03%) Senior Developer
6 30 (7.92%) C# .NET Developer
7 27 (7.12%) Scala Developer
8 26 (6.86%) Programmer
9 19 (5.01%) Analyst
10 18 (4.75%) C++ Developer
11 16 (4.22%) Lead Developer
11 16 (4.22%) Network Analyst
11 16 (4.22%) Senior Java Developer
12 15 (3.96%) .NET Developer
13 14 (3.69%) Applications Support
14 13 (3.43%) Java Technologist
15 11 (2.90%) JavaScript Developer
15 11 (2.90%) Software Developer
15 11 (2.90%) Python Developer
15 11 (2.90%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (17.94%) HTML
2 62 (16.36%) .NET
3 49 (12.93%) CSS
4 38 (10.03%) Web Services
5 35 (9.23%) Spring
6 31 (8.18%) XML
6 31 (8.18%) HTML5
7 29 (7.65%) jQuery
8 25 (6.60%) Hibernate
9 18 (4.75%) J2EE
10 17 (4.49%) Middleware
11 14 (3.69%) AngularJS
11 14 (3.69%) Akka
12 13 (3.43%) Play Framework
12 13 (3.43%) CSS3
13 12 (3.17%) Backbone.js
14 11 (2.90%) Natural Language Processing
14 11 (2.90%) RESTful
15 10 (2.64%) RabbitMQ
15 10 (2.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 92 (24.27%) Computer Science
2 63 (16.62%) Open Source
3 25 (6.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 25 (6.60%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (5.54%) Mathematics
5 20 (5.28%) Artificial Intelligence
5 20 (5.28%) Fixed Income
6 19 (5.01%) Derivative
7 13 (3.43%) Mobile App
8 11 (2.90%) Physics
9 10 (2.64%) Hedge funds
10 9 (2.37%) Reference Data
11 8 (2.11%) Online Games
11 8 (2.11%) Smartphone
12 7 (1.85%) Grid Computing
12 7 (1.85%) Clustering
12 7 (1.85%) N-Tier
12 7 (1.85%) Statistics
13 6 (1.58%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 80 (21.11%) Linux
2 65 (17.15%) UNIX
3 53 (13.98%) Android
4 42 (11.08%) Apple iOS
5 15 (3.96%) Windows
6 4 (1.06%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.53%) Debian
8 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (41.42%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (28.23%) Software Engineering
3 97 (25.59%) OO
4 84 (22.16%) TDD
5 44 (11.61%) Multithreading
6 38 (10.03%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (9.23%) Scrum
8 34 (8.97%) Android Development
9 32 (8.44%) E-Commerce
9 32 (8.44%) MapReduce
9 32 (8.44%) Analytics
10 27 (7.12%) DevOps
11 25 (6.60%) Unit Testing
12 24 (6.33%) BDD
13 23 (6.07%) Release Management
14 22 (5.80%) Technical Architecture
14 22 (5.80%) Web Development
14 22 (5.80%) iOS Development
15 21 (5.54%) Machine Learning
15 21 (5.54%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 243 (64.12%) Java
2 189 (49.87%) Scala
3 104 (27.44%) Clojure
4 92 (24.27%) SQL
5 89 (23.48%) C#
6 85 (22.43%) JavaScript
7 81 (21.37%) C++
8 73 (19.26%) F#
9 64 (16.89%) Haskell
10 59 (15.57%) Python
11 58 (15.30%) Erlang
12 47 (12.40%) Ruby
13 24 (6.33%) C
14 21 (5.54%) Perl
15 19 (5.01%) Bash Shell
16 18 (4.75%) Shell Script
17 12 (3.17%) Groovy
17 12 (3.17%) Golang
18 10 (2.64%) CoffeeScript
19 9 (2.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 86 (22.69%) Degree
2 22 (5.80%) PhD
3 16 (4.22%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (2.64%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.64%) QA
2 6 (1.58%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.26%) Snort
1 1 (0.26%) Platform Symphony
1 1 (0.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (2.64%) Puppet
3 4 (1.06%) Nagios
3 4 (1.06%) Ansible
Vendors
1 34 (8.97%) Oracle
2 21 (5.54%) Adobe
3 17 (4.49%) Microsoft
4 15 (3.96%) Google
5 12 (3.17%) hybris
5 12 (3.17%) FatWire
5 12 (3.17%) Endeca
6 11 (2.90%) Facebook
7 7 (1.85%) Cloudera
8 6 (1.58%) Cisco
8 6 (1.58%) SAP
9 4 (1.06%) JD Edwards
10 3 (0.79%) Sybase
11 1 (0.26%) JBoss
11 1 (0.26%) Apple
11 1 (0.26%) Actimize
11 1 (0.26%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.26%) Atlassian
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