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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Programming
Rank 655 740 723
Rank change year-on-year
+85 -17
Permanent jobs citing Functional Programming 311 242 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.25% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 281 195 215
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £40,900
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £95,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £44,250 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+29.94% -5.85%

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
90545 95411 102003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.61% 85.93% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 75257 77107 82195
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Programming within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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 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 +67 299 £65,000 +8.33% 37
London +68 240 £65,000 +4.00% 27
City of London +48 45 £70,000 +24.44% 6
South West +8 21 £60,000 -17.24% 2
Bristol +4 18 £70,000 -6.66% 1
West Midlands -21 12 £63,750 +10.86% 1
South Wales +13 11 £52,500 +50.00% 2
Wales +12 11 £52,500 +50.00% 2
Cardiff +5 11 £52,500 +50.00% 2
South East +40 9 £47,500 -13.63% 4
East of England +10 8 £65,000 +73.33%
Birmingham -9 8 - -
Cambridge +16 7 £65,000 +73.33%
North West +13 7 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Manchester +7 7 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Cambridgeshire -3 7 £65,000 +73.33%
East Sussex - 6 £47,500 - 1
Staffordshire +3 4 £63,750 +6.25% 1
Bath +13 3 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Somerset +2 3 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Mayfair - 3 £120,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent -2 2 £63,750 +6.25% 1
West Sussex - 2 £56,250 -
Brighton - 2 £45,000 -
Nottingham +10 1 - -
Nottinghamshire +8 1 - -
East Midlands -4 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £60,000 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £57,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £30,000 -

Functional Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 369 (55.32%) Java
2 333 (49.93%) Scala
3 310 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
4 213 (31.93%) C#
5 186 (27.89%) Python
5 186 (27.89%) Finance
6 185 (27.74%) Software Engineering
7 180 (26.99%) Erlang
8 175 (26.24%) OO
9 159 (23.84%) Haskell
10 158 (23.69%) Clojure
10 158 (23.69%) JavaScript
11 154 (23.09%) TDD
12 143 (21.44%) Computer Science
13 136 (20.39%) NoSQL
14 127 (19.04%) Algorithms
15 122 (18.29%) C++
16 114 (17.09%) .NET
16 114 (17.09%) REST
17 110 (16.49%) F#
18 104 (15.59%) Scrum
19 101 (15.14%) SQL
20 100 (14.99%) Linux
21 99 (14.84%) MongoDB
22 97 (14.54%) Big Data
23 94 (14.09%) Open Source
24 92 (13.79%) AngularJS
24 92 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
25 88 (13.19%) Web Services
26 85 (12.74%) HTML

Functional Programming
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 72 (10.79%) Node.js
2 63 (9.45%) Elasticsearch
3 56 (8.40%) Apache Spark
4 30 (4.50%) Apache
5 19 (2.85%) Tomcat
6 16 (2.40%) Apache Pig
7 14 (2.10%) OpenStack
8 11 (1.65%) Apache Solr
9 7 (1.05%) JBoss
9 7 (1.05%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.60%) CMS
10 4 (0.60%) SAS
10 4 (0.60%) WildFly
11 3 (0.45%) Jetty
12 2 (0.30%) GemFire
12 2 (0.30%) Oracle Coherence
12 2 (0.30%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (1.05%) Mathematica
1 7 (1.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 92 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (5.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (5.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 27 (4.05%) Google App Engine
5 22 (3.30%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (2.25%) SaaS
7 12 (1.80%) GitHub
8 10 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (1.35%) IaaS
10 6 (0.90%) PaaS
11 5 (0.75%) Amazon Kinesis
11 5 (0.75%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.45%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 50 (7.50%) HTTP
2 42 (6.30%) TCP/IP
3 29 (4.35%) Internet
4 10 (1.50%) VoIP
5 9 (1.35%) tcpdump
6 7 (1.05%) AMQP
7 5 (0.75%) SSL
8 3 (0.45%) ICMP
9 1 (0.15%) DSL
9 1 (0.15%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.15%) LDAP
9 1 (0.15%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
9 1 (0.15%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (20.39%) NoSQL
2 99 (14.84%) MongoDB
3 97 (14.54%) Big Data
4 69 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
5 61 (9.15%) Hadoop
6 46 (6.90%) MySQL
7 35 (5.25%) Relational Database
8 29 (4.35%) Apache Hive
9 25 (3.75%) Neo4j
10 24 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
11 23 (3.45%) SQL Server
12 22 (3.30%) HBase
13 21 (3.15%) Redis
14 18 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 16 (2.40%) Event Store
16 15 (2.25%) Riak
16 15 (2.25%) SQLite
17 10 (1.50%) RDBMS
18 9 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
19 8 (1.20%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 82 (12.29%) Git (software)
2 54 (8.10%) Maven
3 37 (5.55%) JIRA
4 28 (4.20%) Ant
5 26 (3.90%) Artifactory
5 26 (3.90%) Sonatype Nexus
6 25 (3.75%) Jenkins
7 18 (2.70%) Gradle
8 14 (2.10%) Vagrant
9 13 (1.95%) Hudson
10 12 (1.80%) JUnit
11 10 (1.50%) Moq
12 8 (1.20%) Cucumber
12 8 (1.20%) Grunt
12 8 (1.20%) gulp
13 7 (1.05%) TeamCity
13 7 (1.05%) TestNG
14 6 (0.90%) Bower
14 6 (0.90%) Selenium
15 5 (0.75%) PostSharp
General
1 186 (27.89%) Finance
2 58 (8.70%) Front Office
2 58 (8.70%) Games
3 44 (6.60%) Banking
4 43 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.25%) Marketing
6 14 (2.10%) Financial Institution
7 13 (1.95%) Investment Banking
8 11 (1.65%) Welsh Language
9 6 (0.90%) Advertising
9 6 (0.90%) Online Betting
9 6 (0.90%) Retail
10 5 (0.75%) Legal
11 2 (0.30%) Law
11 2 (0.30%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.15%) Electronics
12 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 504 (75.56%) Developer
2 185 (27.74%) Java Developer
3 117 (17.54%) C# Developer
4 100 (14.99%) Senior Developer
5 95 (14.24%) Scala Developer
6 82 (12.29%) Software Engineer
7 70 (10.49%) .NET Developer
8 64 (9.60%) Python Developer
9 58 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
10 56 (8.40%) Java Scala Developer
11 47 (7.05%) C++ Developer
11 47 (7.05%) JavaScript Developer
12 37 (5.55%) Programmer
13 36 (5.40%) Lead Developer
14 34 (5.10%) F# Developer
15 31 (4.65%) Agile Developer
15 31 (4.65%) Senior Software Engineer
16 28 (4.20%) Scala Software Engineer
17 27 (4.05%) Senior Java Developer
18 26 (3.90%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (17.09%) .NET
1 114 (17.09%) REST
2 92 (13.79%) AngularJS
3 88 (13.19%) Web Services
4 85 (12.74%) HTML
5 82 (12.29%) CSS
6 76 (11.39%) JSON
7 71 (10.64%) Spring
8 56 (8.40%) Akka
9 55 (8.25%) XML
10 47 (7.05%) J2EE
11 40 (6.00%) Hibernate
12 38 (5.70%) RESTful
13 33 (4.95%) HTML5
14 31 (4.65%) Ajax
15 30 (4.50%) WPF
16 27 (4.05%) React
17 26 (3.90%) Backbone.js
18 25 (3.75%) ActiveMQ
18 25 (3.75%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 143 (21.44%) Computer Science
2 127 (19.04%) Algorithms
3 72 (10.79%) Data Structures
4 46 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
5 42 (6.30%) Mathematics
6 40 (6.00%) Derivative
6 40 (6.00%) Digital Media
7 32 (4.80%) Fintech
8 31 (4.65%) Blockchain
9 22 (3.30%) Bitcoin
10 18 (2.70%) Cryptocurrency
10 18 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
11 17 (2.55%) Equities
11 17 (2.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 17 (2.55%) Hedge funds
11 17 (2.55%) Statistics
11 17 (2.55%) Visualisation
12 14 (2.10%) Fixed Income
12 14 (2.10%) Smart Meter
13 13 (1.95%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 100 (14.99%) Linux
2 57 (8.55%) Unix
3 35 (5.25%) Android
3 35 (5.25%) Apple iOS
4 27 (4.05%) Windows
5 5 (0.75%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.60%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.15%) CentOS
7 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (27.74%) Software Engineering
3 175 (26.24%) OO
4 154 (23.09%) TDD
5 104 (15.59%) Scrum
6 94 (14.09%) Open Source
7 75 (11.24%) Low Latency
8 65 (9.75%) Multithreading
9 63 (9.45%) BDD
10 56 (8.40%) Analytics
11 55 (8.25%) Continuous Integration
12 52 (7.80%) OOP
13 42 (6.30%) SDLC
14 41 (6.15%) Continuous Delivery
14 41 (6.15%) MVC
15 38 (5.70%) High Availability
15 38 (5.70%) Machine Learning
15 38 (5.70%) Microservices
16 37 (5.55%) DevOps
17 31 (4.65%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 369 (55.32%) Java
2 333 (49.93%) Scala
3 213 (31.93%) C#
4 186 (27.89%) Python
5 180 (26.99%) Erlang
6 159 (23.84%) Haskell
7 158 (23.69%) Clojure
7 158 (23.69%) JavaScript
8 122 (18.29%) C++
9 110 (16.49%) F#
10 101 (15.14%) SQL
11 67 (10.04%) OCaml
12 66 (9.90%) Go
13 59 (8.85%) C
14 53 (7.95%) Ruby
15 19 (2.85%) R
16 15 (2.25%) Groovy
17 14 (2.10%) Lisp
17 14 (2.10%) Objective-C
18 13 (1.95%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 78 (11.69%) Degree
2 24 (3.60%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.40%) QA
2 4 (0.60%) SLA
3 2 (0.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 48 (7.20%) Docker
2 17 (2.55%) Xen
3 14 (2.10%) HDFS
4 13 (1.95%) LXC
4 13 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (1.35%) Snort
6 8 (1.20%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.60%) KVM
7 4 (0.60%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 16 (2.40%) Mesos
1 16 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (2.10%) Puppet
3 10 (1.50%) Ansible
4 5 (0.75%) Hadoop YARN
4 5 (0.75%) Oozie
5 2 (0.30%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.30%) Salt
6 1 (0.15%) Nagios
Vendors
1 46 (6.90%) Google
2 38 (5.70%) Microsoft
3 16 (2.40%) Oracle
4 13 (1.95%) VMware
5 12 (1.80%) ServiceNow
6 11 (1.65%) Apple
6 11 (1.65%) Facebook
6 11 (1.65%) Xamarin
7 8 (1.20%) SAP
8 7 (1.05%) hybris
8 7 (1.05%) Red Hat
8 7 (1.05%) StreamBase
8 7 (1.05%) Terracotta
9 5 (0.75%) GigaSpaces
9 5 (0.75%) Rackspace
9 5 (0.75%) Solace
10 4 (0.60%) Cognos
10 4 (0.60%) Informatica
10 4 (0.60%) Teradata
11 3 (0.45%) Ab Initio
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East London
Intelletec
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Webrecruit
Salary: £Competitive DOE Plus Bonus & Excellent Benefits
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
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ISL
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London
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Salary: £Competitive Plus Bonus & Excellent Benefits
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
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Salary: bonus, car, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sussex
TRG
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: Unspecified
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Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
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London
Quant Capital
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
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City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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Corby, Northamptonshire
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Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum £20-28k
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City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £120k + bonus + benefits
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East Sussex
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London
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Client Server
Salary: £80,000 to £100,000 + bonus + benefits
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