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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Programming
Rank 523 612 827
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +215
Permanent jobs citing Functional Programming 432 399 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.36% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.42% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 386 349 114
Median salary £70,000 £62,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £97,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -10.00%

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
85855 95974 97941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.07% 87.57% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 71776 79089 78169
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +63 419 £70,000 +7.69% 56
London +51 341 £77,500 +10.71% 37
City of London +39 54 £82,500 +13.79% 5
South West -6 25 £42,500 -10.52% 6
Bristol +23 17 £46,000 -20.00% 4
West Midlands -11 16 £60,000 -25.00%
Staffordshire -5 11 £60,000 -25.00%
South East +32 10 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Yorkshire +13 10 £42,500 +30.76%
Canary Wharf - 10 £78,750 -
North Yorkshire +21 9 £42,500 +30.76%
Harrogate - 9 £42,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent -6 8 £60,000 -25.00%
North West +13 7 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Cardiff -4 7 £45,000 -
South Wales -5 7 £45,000 -
Wales -12 7 £45,000 -
Manchester +11 6 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Tyne and Wear - 6 £35,000 - 5
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £35,000 - 5
North East - 6 £35,000 - 6
Surrey +39 5 £50,000 -9.09%
Bath -17 5 £42,500 -2.85% 1
Somerset -17 5 £42,500 -2.85% 1
Birmingham - 5 - -
Guildford - 5 £50,000 -
East of England +20 3 £55,000 +33.33% 2
Cambridgeshire +10 3 £55,000 +33.33% 2
Scotland +16 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Wiltshire +13 2 £35,000 -22.22%

Functional Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 467 (62.27%) Java
2 426 (56.80%) Agile Software Development
3 351 (46.80%) Scala
4 286 (38.13%) Software Engineering
5 254 (33.87%) TDD
6 204 (27.20%) OO
7 200 (26.67%) JavaScript
8 193 (25.73%) Finance
9 173 (23.07%) Python
10 167 (22.27%) C#
10 167 (22.27%) Haskell
11 165 (22.00%) NoSQL
12 163 (21.73%) REST
13 162 (21.60%) Computer Science
14 153 (20.40%) Linux
15 140 (18.67%) SQL
15 140 (18.67%) Erlang
16 131 (17.47%) HTML
17 130 (17.33%) CSS
18 126 (16.80%) C++
19 124 (16.53%) BDD
19 124 (16.53%) AngularJS
20 123 (16.40%) Web Services
21 121 (16.13%) Big Data
22 117 (15.60%) Scrum
23 115 (15.33%) Spring
24 109 (14.53%) Continuous Integration
25 108 (14.40%) Git (software)
26 103 (13.73%) Clojure
27 98 (13.07%) Degree

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 91 (12.13%) Apache Spark
2 45 (6.00%) Elasticsearch
3 36 (4.80%) Apache
4 24 (3.20%) Tomcat
5 8 (1.07%) Confluence
6 6 (0.80%) JBoss
6 6 (0.80%) Jetty
7 5 (0.67%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.53%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.53%) GemFire
8 4 (0.53%) Oracle Coherence
8 4 (0.53%) WildFly
9 3 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (0.40%) CMS
9 3 (0.40%) Mule
9 3 (0.40%) Mule ESB
10 2 (0.27%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.27%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 22 (2.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.40%) Mathematica
3 2 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.27%) GNU Octave
3 2 (0.27%) MS Office
3 2 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.13%) Magento
2 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 96 (12.80%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (3.47%) Google Cloud Platform
3 24 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (2.53%) GitHub
5 18 (2.40%) Google Compute Engine
6 15 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (1.47%) IaaS
8 10 (1.33%) SaaS
9 9 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.53%) Amazon Kinesis
10 4 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.27%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.27%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.27%) Heroku
11 2 (0.27%) iTunes
12 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.13%) Office 365
12 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (6.40%) TCP/IP
2 30 (4.00%) HTTP
2 30 (4.00%) Internet
3 11 (1.47%) ICMP
4 5 (0.67%) SSL
5 3 (0.40%) SMS
5 3 (0.40%) VoIP
6 2 (0.27%) DSL
6 2 (0.27%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
6 2 (0.27%) Skype
6 2 (0.27%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.13%) Firewall
7 1 (0.13%) Intranet
7 1 (0.13%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (22.00%) NoSQL
2 121 (16.13%) Big Data
3 81 (10.80%) Apache Cassandra
4 73 (9.73%) MySQL
5 70 (9.33%) Hadoop
6 56 (7.47%) MongoDB
7 54 (7.20%) Relational Database
8 34 (4.53%) PostgreSQL
9 29 (3.87%) Apache Hive
10 28 (3.73%) SQL Server
11 25 (3.33%) HBase
12 21 (2.80%) RDBMS
13 19 (2.53%) Redis
14 12 (1.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 12 (1.60%) Neo4j
15 6 (0.80%) Data Lake
15 6 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (0.80%) Riak
16 5 (0.67%) Data Mining
17 4 (0.53%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 108 (14.40%) Git (software)
2 86 (11.47%) Maven
3 68 (9.07%) Jenkins
4 58 (7.73%) JUnit
5 29 (3.87%) Ant
5 29 (3.87%) Selenium
6 22 (2.93%) Gradle
7 20 (2.67%) Mockito
8 19 (2.53%) Mocha
9 18 (2.40%) Cucumber
9 18 (2.40%) JIRA
10 13 (1.73%) Vagrant
11 12 (1.60%) gulp
12 11 (1.47%) Codeship
12 11 (1.47%) Protractor
13 10 (1.33%) Grunt
14 9 (1.20%) TeamCity
14 9 (1.20%) TestNG
14 9 (1.20%) WebDriver
15 8 (1.07%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 193 (25.73%) Finance
2 90 (12.00%) Banking
3 45 (6.00%) Investment Banking
4 37 (4.93%) Front Office
5 35 (4.67%) Marketing
6 23 (3.07%) Games
7 22 (2.93%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.60%) Retail
8 12 (1.60%) Welsh Language
9 7 (0.93%) Back Office
10 5 (0.67%) Electronics
10 5 (0.67%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.53%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.27%) Advertising
12 2 (0.27%) Law
13 1 (0.13%) Automotive
13 1 (0.13%) Legal
13 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 579 (77.20%) Developer
2 226 (30.13%) Java Developer
3 144 (19.20%) Senior Developer
4 140 (18.67%) Scala Developer
5 107 (14.27%) Software Engineer
6 78 (10.40%) Java Scala Developer
7 71 (9.47%) C# Developer
8 61 (8.13%) Senior Java Developer
9 60 (8.00%) Python Developer
10 52 (6.93%) .NET Developer
11 49 (6.53%) C# .NET Developer
12 35 (4.67%) C++ Developer
13 33 (4.40%) Programmer
14 32 (4.27%) Senior Software Engineer
15 31 (4.13%) Java Engineer
15 31 (4.13%) ServiceNow Developer
16 30 (4.00%) Lead Developer
17 28 (3.73%) JavaScript Developer
17 28 (3.73%) Quantitative Developer
17 28 (3.73%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (21.73%) REST
2 131 (17.47%) HTML
3 130 (17.33%) CSS
4 124 (16.53%) AngularJS
5 123 (16.40%) Web Services
6 115 (15.33%) Spring
7 98 (13.07%) .NET
8 85 (11.33%) Node.js
9 78 (10.40%) Hibernate
10 75 (10.00%) Akka
11 65 (8.67%) HTML5
11 65 (8.67%) RESTful
12 62 (8.27%) JSON
13 46 (6.13%) React
14 45 (6.00%) XML
15 34 (4.53%) CSS3
16 33 (4.40%) J2EE
17 32 (4.27%) Kafka
18 31 (4.13%) jQuery
18 31 (4.13%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 162 (21.60%) Computer Science
2 77 (10.27%) Algorithms
3 67 (8.93%) Mathematics
4 64 (8.53%) Data Structures
5 51 (6.80%) Derivative
6 46 (6.13%) Enterprise Software
7 40 (5.33%) Fintech
8 38 (5.07%) Hedge funds
9 31 (4.13%) Blockchain
10 29 (3.87%) Statistics
11 26 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
12 22 (2.93%) Equities
12 22 (2.93%) Mobile App
13 20 (2.67%) Cryptocurrency
13 20 (2.67%) Digital Media
13 20 (2.67%) Physics
14 17 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 16 (2.13%) User Experience
16 14 (1.87%) Bitcoin
16 14 (1.87%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 153 (20.40%) Linux
2 67 (8.93%) Unix
3 30 (4.00%) Windows
4 24 (3.20%) Apple iOS
5 15 (2.00%) Android
6 12 (1.60%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.27%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.13%) CentOS
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 426 (56.80%) Agile Software Development
2 286 (38.13%) Software Engineering
3 254 (33.87%) TDD
4 204 (27.20%) OO
5 124 (16.53%) BDD
6 117 (15.60%) Scrum
7 109 (14.53%) Continuous Integration
8 92 (12.27%) Open Source
9 86 (11.47%) Multithreading
10 83 (11.07%) Microservices
11 69 (9.20%) MVC
12 66 (8.80%) Continuous Delivery
13 64 (8.53%) Analytics
14 63 (8.40%) Low Latency
15 62 (8.27%) OOP
16 56 (7.47%) SDLC
17 55 (7.33%) DevOps
18 54 (7.20%) Kanban
19 50 (6.67%) Machine Learning
20 47 (6.27%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 467 (62.27%) Java
2 351 (46.80%) Scala
3 200 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 173 (23.07%) Python
5 167 (22.27%) C#
5 167 (22.27%) Haskell
6 140 (18.67%) Erlang
6 140 (18.67%) SQL
7 126 (16.80%) C++
8 103 (13.73%) Clojure
9 90 (12.00%) F#
10 68 (9.07%) C
11 67 (8.93%) OCaml
11 67 (8.93%) Ruby
12 64 (8.53%) Go
13 25 (3.33%) Bash Shell
14 18 (2.40%) CoffeeScript
14 18 (2.40%) Perl
15 17 (2.27%) ES6
15 17 (2.27%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 98 (13.07%) Degree
2 16 (2.13%) PhD
3 1 (0.13%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.13%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.13%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (0.13%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.53%) QA
2 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 67 (8.93%) Docker
2 18 (2.40%) HDFS
3 8 (1.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (0.80%) Xen
5 4 (0.53%) KVM
5 4 (0.53%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.27%) LXC
6 2 (0.27%) Snort
6 2 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.13%) etcd
7 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 34 (4.53%) Ansible
2 14 (1.87%) Puppet
3 13 (1.73%) Mesos
4 11 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.80%) Kibana
5 6 (0.80%) logstash
6 4 (0.53%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.40%) Grafana
8 2 (0.27%) Oozie
9 1 (0.13%) Consul
9 1 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 32 (4.27%) ServiceNow
2 28 (3.73%) Google
3 25 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 15 (2.00%) Oracle
5 12 (1.60%) Atlassian
6 7 (0.93%) Splunk
7 4 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.53%) Sybase
8 3 (0.40%) AppDynamics
8 3 (0.40%) MapR
8 3 (0.40%) Rackspace
8 3 (0.40%) SAP
8 3 (0.40%) Twitter
9 2 (0.27%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.27%) VMware
10 1 (0.13%) Cisco
10 1 (0.13%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.13%) HP
10 1 (0.13%) Sitecore
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to 65,000 pounds (depending on level) + car allowance (6k) + bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £78000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £115k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £115k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Scope AT Limited
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £68000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent benefits packages
Posted: 4 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum £20-30k
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £75k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90,000 to £115,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Torquay, Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + 25 days annual leave plus bank hol
Posted: 6 days ago