The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Programming skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Programming over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Programming
Rank 581 643 804
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +161
Permanent jobs citing Functional Programming 360 347 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.32% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.36% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 313 296 147
Median salary £67,500 £67,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £97,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%

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
86057 95763 100141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 87.26% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 71845 78422 80737
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Functional Programming
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Functional Programming as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 July 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Programming within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 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
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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 +44 349 £67,500 -3.57% 45
London +64 278 £72,500 +3.57% 36
City of London +32 48 £82,500 +22.22% 5
West Midlands -4 21 £60,000 -20.00% 1
South West +7 19 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Birmingham - 13 £57,500 -
Yorkshire +36 12 £42,500 +30.76% 1
North Yorkshire +27 10 £42,500 +30.76% 1
South East +22 10 £48,750 -11.36%
Harrogate - 10 £42,500 - 1
Bristol +18 9 £47,500 -32.14% 2
Somerset -11 8 £42,500 -10.52%
Staffordshire -16 8 £63,750 -15.00% 1
Bath -17 8 £42,500 -10.52%
Cardiff +8 7 £45,000 +5.88% 1
South Wales +1 7 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Wales -1 7 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -18 5 £65,000 -18.75% 1
East of England +38 4 £63,750 +54.54%
Surrey +27 4 £50,000 -9.09%
Cambridgeshire +16 4 £63,750 +54.54%
Canary Wharf 0 4 £95,000 +52.00%
Guildford - 4 £50,000 -
North West +12 3 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Manchester +2 3 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Cambridge -3 3 £65,000 +57.57%
Hampshire - 3 £40,000 -
Leeds +22 2 £70,000 +62.79%
West Yorkshire +22 2 £70,000 +62.79%
Wiltshire +18 2 £35,000 -22.22%

Functional Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing Functional Programming 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 Functional Programming.

1 431 (64.23%) Java
2 371 (55.29%) Agile Software Development
3 328 (48.88%) Scala
4 251 (37.41%) Software Engineering
5 211 (31.45%) TDD
6 187 (27.87%) JavaScript
7 181 (26.97%) OO
8 164 (24.44%) Finance
9 163 (24.29%) Python
10 157 (23.40%) C#
11 154 (22.95%) Computer Science
12 147 (21.91%) REST
13 145 (21.61%) Haskell
14 138 (20.57%) Erlang
15 135 (20.12%) NoSQL
16 124 (18.48%) C++
17 121 (18.03%) Linux
18 117 (17.44%) CSS
19 116 (17.29%) HTML
20 113 (16.84%) AngularJS
21 110 (16.39%) Spring
22 108 (16.10%) SQL
23 107 (15.95%) Web Services
24 104 (15.50%) Scrum
25 103 (15.35%) BDD
26 102 (15.20%) Clojure
26 102 (15.20%) Big Data
27 98 (14.61%) Git (software)
27 98 (14.61%) Continuous Integration
28 95 (14.16%) Open Source

Functional Programming
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 79 (11.77%) Apache Spark
2 43 (6.41%) Elasticsearch
3 41 (6.11%) Apache
4 27 (4.02%) Tomcat
5 9 (1.34%) Jetty
6 6 (0.89%) JBoss
7 5 (0.75%) OpenStack
8 4 (0.60%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.60%) Confluence
8 4 (0.60%) GemFire
8 4 (0.60%) Oracle Coherence
8 4 (0.60%) WildFly
9 3 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (0.45%) CMS
10 2 (0.30%) Mule
10 2 (0.30%) Mule ESB
10 2 (0.30%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.30%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.15%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 16 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.89%) Mathematica
3 2 (0.30%) GNU Octave
3 2 (0.30%) MS Office
4 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 78 (11.62%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (3.58%) Google Cloud Platform
2 24 (3.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (2.24%) GitHub
4 12 (1.79%) Google Compute Engine
5 11 (1.64%) IaaS
6 8 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (1.19%) SaaS
7 7 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.75%) Google App Engine
9 4 (0.60%) Amazon Kinesis
9 4 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.45%) iTunes
11 2 (0.30%) Heroku
12 1 (0.15%) AdWords
12 1 (0.15%) Google Play
12 1 (0.15%) Office 365
12 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (7.60%) TCP/IP
2 35 (5.22%) HTTP
3 34 (5.07%) Internet
4 11 (1.64%) ICMP
5 5 (0.75%) SSL
6 4 (0.60%) tcpdump
7 3 (0.45%) SMS
7 3 (0.45%) VoIP
8 2 (0.30%) Skype
9 1 (0.15%) DSL
9 1 (0.15%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.15%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
9 1 (0.15%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (20.12%) NoSQL
2 102 (15.20%) Big Data
3 78 (11.62%) Apache Cassandra
4 65 (9.69%) MySQL
5 63 (9.39%) Hadoop
6 51 (7.60%) MongoDB
6 51 (7.60%) Relational Database
7 26 (3.87%) Apache Hive
7 26 (3.87%) PostgreSQL
8 24 (3.58%) HBase
9 23 (3.43%) SQL Server
10 18 (2.68%) RDBMS
11 16 (2.38%) Redis
12 14 (2.09%) Neo4j
13 11 (1.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 6 (0.89%) Data Mining
14 6 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.89%) Riak
15 5 (0.75%) Event Store
15 5 (0.75%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 98 (14.61%) Git (software)
2 73 (10.88%) Maven
3 63 (9.39%) Jenkins
4 52 (7.75%) JUnit
5 32 (4.77%) Ant
6 24 (3.58%) Gradle
7 19 (2.83%) Cucumber
8 18 (2.68%) Mockito
9 17 (2.53%) Selenium
10 16 (2.38%) JIRA
11 14 (2.09%) Vagrant
12 11 (1.64%) Codeship
12 11 (1.64%) Protractor
13 10 (1.49%) Artifactory
13 10 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
13 10 (1.49%) TeamCity
13 10 (1.49%) TestNG
14 8 (1.19%) Grunt
14 8 (1.19%) Mocha
14 8 (1.19%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 164 (24.44%) Finance
2 79 (11.77%) Banking
3 40 (5.96%) Front Office
4 31 (4.62%) Games
4 31 (4.62%) Investment Banking
5 30 (4.47%) Telecoms
6 26 (3.87%) Marketing
7 14 (2.09%) Welsh Language
8 11 (1.64%) Retail
9 8 (1.19%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.89%) Back Office
11 4 (0.60%) Electronics
12 3 (0.45%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.30%) Law
14 1 (0.15%) Advertising
14 1 (0.15%) Legal
14 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 508 (75.71%) Developer
2 211 (31.45%) Java Developer
3 126 (18.78%) Scala Developer
4 121 (18.03%) Senior Developer
5 104 (15.50%) Software Engineer
6 82 (12.22%) Java Scala Developer
7 71 (10.58%) C# Developer
8 50 (7.45%) Python Developer
8 50 (7.45%) Senior Java Developer
9 45 (6.71%) .NET Developer
10 42 (6.26%) C# .NET Developer
11 41 (6.11%) C++ Developer
12 34 (5.07%) Senior Software Engineer
13 33 (4.92%) JavaScript Developer
14 31 (4.62%) Java Engineer
14 31 (4.62%) Lead Developer
14 31 (4.62%) Quantitative Developer
14 31 (4.62%) ServiceNow Developer
15 29 (4.32%) Programmer
16 26 (3.87%) Scala Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (21.91%) REST
2 117 (17.44%) CSS
3 116 (17.29%) HTML
4 113 (16.84%) AngularJS
5 110 (16.39%) Spring
6 107 (15.95%) Web Services
7 80 (11.92%) .NET
8 78 (11.62%) Hibernate
9 76 (11.33%) Node.js
10 74 (11.03%) JSON
11 63 (9.39%) Akka
12 56 (8.35%) RESTful
13 55 (8.20%) HTML5
14 50 (7.45%) XML
15 42 (6.26%) React
16 35 (5.22%) J2EE
17 29 (4.32%) Ajax
18 28 (4.17%) Spring MVC
19 27 (4.02%) SOAP
20 26 (3.87%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 154 (22.95%) Computer Science
2 66 (9.84%) Algorithms
3 63 (9.39%) Mathematics
4 51 (7.60%) Derivative
5 50 (7.45%) Data Structures
6 42 (6.26%) Fintech
7 40 (5.96%) Blockchain
7 40 (5.96%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (4.02%) Digital Media
9 25 (3.73%) Bitcoin
10 24 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
10 24 (3.58%) Cryptocurrency
10 24 (3.58%) Statistics
11 21 (3.13%) Equities
11 21 (3.13%) Hedge funds
11 21 (3.13%) Mobile App
12 19 (2.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 16 (2.38%) Physics
14 15 (2.24%) Cryptography
15 13 (1.94%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 121 (18.03%) Linux
2 60 (8.94%) Unix
3 28 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 26 (3.87%) Windows
5 20 (2.98%) Android
6 11 (1.64%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.30%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.15%) CentOS
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 371 (55.29%) Agile Software Development
2 251 (37.41%) Software Engineering
3 211 (31.45%) TDD
4 181 (26.97%) OO
5 104 (15.50%) Scrum
6 103 (15.35%) BDD
7 98 (14.61%) Continuous Integration
8 95 (14.16%) Open Source
9 82 (12.22%) Multithreading
10 67 (9.99%) MVC
11 61 (9.09%) Microservices
12 56 (8.35%) Continuous Delivery
13 54 (8.05%) Analytics
13 54 (8.05%) Low Latency
14 53 (7.90%) DevOps
15 51 (7.60%) Kanban
16 50 (7.45%) OOP
17 48 (7.15%) SDLC
18 46 (6.86%) Machine Learning
19 43 (6.41%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 431 (64.23%) Java
2 328 (48.88%) Scala
3 187 (27.87%) JavaScript
4 163 (24.29%) Python
5 157 (23.40%) C#
6 145 (21.61%) Haskell
7 138 (20.57%) Erlang
8 124 (18.48%) C++
9 108 (16.10%) SQL
10 102 (15.20%) Clojure
11 67 (9.99%) Go
12 66 (9.84%) OCaml
13 65 (9.69%) Ruby
14 63 (9.39%) F#
15 61 (9.09%) C
16 19 (2.83%) Kotlin
17 18 (2.68%) Bash Shell
18 15 (2.24%) Perl
18 15 (2.24%) R
19 13 (1.94%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 86 (12.82%) Degree
2 16 (2.38%) PhD
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.15%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.98%) QA
2 3 (0.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 59 (8.79%) Docker
2 17 (2.53%) HDFS
3 9 (1.34%) Xen
4 5 (0.75%) LXC
4 5 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (0.60%) KVM
5 4 (0.60%) Snort
5 4 (0.60%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.45%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.15%) etcd
Systems Management
1 30 (4.47%) Ansible
2 15 (2.24%) Mesos
3 13 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.94%) Puppet
4 5 (0.75%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.45%) Marathon
6 2 (0.30%) Oozie
7 1 (0.15%) Consul
7 1 (0.15%) Grafana
7 1 (0.15%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.15%) Kibana
7 1 (0.15%) logstash
7 1 (0.15%) Nagios
7 1 (0.15%) Salt
Vendors
1 31 (4.62%) ServiceNow
2 26 (3.87%) Google
3 25 (3.73%) Microsoft
4 13 (1.94%) Oracle
5 7 (1.04%) Atlassian
6 5 (0.75%) VMware
7 4 (0.60%) Sybase
8 3 (0.45%) MapR
8 3 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.30%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.30%) SAP
9 2 (0.30%) Twitter
10 1 (0.15%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.15%) Apple
10 1 (0.15%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.15%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.15%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.15%) Splunk
10 1 (0.15%) Wall Street Systems
10 1 (0.15%) Xamarin
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Posted: 7 hours ago
London
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Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
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Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
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City of London
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Relocation
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum
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City, London
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Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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