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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Programming
Rank 565 750 674
Rank change year-on-year
+185 -76
Permanent jobs citing Functional Programming 356 181 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.19% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 306 142 181
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,000 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £80,000 £104,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -8.00%

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
92903 96809 88106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.83% 82.75% 81.03%
Number of salaries quoted 76050 77958 72052
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +162 341 £67,500 +25.58% 42
London +126 266 £70,000 +27.27% 34
City of London +67 65 £67,500 +68.75% 11
South West +10 22 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Staffordshire +19 19 £75,000 +36.36%
West Midlands -4 19 £75,000 +114.28%
Somerset - 13 £47,500 - 1
Bath - 13 £47,500 - 1
Cardiff - 10 £42,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 10 £32,500 - 1
South Wales - 10 £42,500 - 1
Wales - 10 £42,500 - 1
East Midlands +8 9 £30,000 -20.52% 1
Bristol -4 8 £67,500 +50.00% 2
York - 8 £32,500 -
North Yorkshire - 8 £32,500 -
Leicestershire +18 7 £30,000 -1.63% 1
Leicester +19 6 £30,000 -1.63%
Stoke-on-Trent +3 6 £80,000 +39.13%
Manchester +8 4 £55,000 +10.00%
North West -2 4 £55,000 +10.00%
South East +2 3 £55,000 +12.82% 2
Surrey - 3 £55,000 - 1
Isleworth - 3 - -
Glasgow +11 2 £37,500 -20.21%
Cambridgeshire +11 2 £41,250 -17.50% 1
Scotland +10 2 £37,500 -20.21% 1
Cambridge +7 2 £41,250 -17.50% 1
East of England +2 2 £41,250 -17.50% 1
Nottingham - 2 £37,500 -

Functional Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 347 (58.03%) Java
2 307 (51.34%) Scala
3 264 (44.15%) Agile Software Development
4 208 (34.78%) Finance
5 193 (32.27%) C#
6 155 (25.92%) C++
7 148 (24.75%) SQL
8 144 (24.08%) OO
9 142 (23.75%) Python
10 141 (23.58%) JavaScript
11 140 (23.41%) Haskell
12 132 (22.07%) Algorithms
13 128 (21.40%) Computer Science
14 126 (21.07%) Linux
15 118 (19.73%) TDD
16 116 (19.40%) Software Engineering
17 115 (19.23%) Erlang
18 110 (18.39%) .NET
19 109 (18.23%) F#
20 106 (17.73%) Analytics
20 106 (17.73%) Banking
21 105 (17.56%) Front Office
22 101 (16.89%) Data Structures
23 99 (16.56%) Derivative
24 95 (15.89%) Scrum
24 95 (15.89%) UNIX
25 89 (14.88%) Clojure
26 87 (14.55%) Degree
27 84 (14.05%) NoSQL
28 80 (13.38%) Git (software)

Functional Programming
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 30 (5.02%) Elasticsearch
2 29 (4.85%) Apache Spark
2 29 (4.85%) Node.js
3 22 (3.68%) Tomcat
4 21 (3.51%) Apache Solr
5 11 (1.84%) OpenStack
6 9 (1.51%) Apache
6 9 (1.51%) CMS
7 8 (1.34%) SharePoint Server
7 8 (1.34%) SharePoint
8 6 (1.00%) IIS
9 5 (0.84%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.67%) Oracle Coherence
11 3 (0.50%) SAS
11 3 (0.50%) Facebook Platform
12 1 (0.17%) Zope
Applications
1 20 (3.34%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.51%) Mathematica
3 8 (1.34%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.33%) Sophis RISQUE
2 1 (0.17%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 42 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.18%) GitHub
3 18 (3.01%) SaaS
4 12 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (1.84%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (1.51%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (1.17%) Google App Engine
9 6 (1.00%) Route 53
9 6 (1.00%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.50%) IaaS
10 3 (0.50%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (0.50%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (0.50%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (6.52%) HTTP
2 34 (5.69%) TCP/IP
3 26 (4.35%) Internet
4 12 (2.01%) Multicast
5 8 (1.34%) DNS
6 7 (1.17%) LDAP
7 6 (1.00%) InfiniBand
7 6 (1.00%) Network Security
7 6 (1.00%) Firewall
8 5 (0.84%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (0.84%) tcpdump
9 3 (0.50%) Skype
10 2 (0.33%) Broadband
11 1 (0.17%) VoIP
11 1 (0.17%) POP3
11 1 (0.17%) SMTP
11 1 (0.17%) SAN
11 1 (0.17%) IMAP
11 1 (0.17%) DSL
11 1 (0.17%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (14.05%) NoSQL
2 64 (10.70%) SQL Server
3 59 (9.87%) Big Data
4 43 (7.19%) Hadoop
4 43 (7.19%) MongoDB
5 36 (6.02%) Apache Cassandra
5 36 (6.02%) Relational Database
6 31 (5.18%) MySQL
7 26 (4.35%) Redis
8 23 (3.85%) RDBMS
9 21 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
9 21 (3.51%) HBase
9 21 (3.51%) Apache Hive
10 20 (3.34%) Riak
11 13 (2.17%) Couchbase
12 12 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (1.84%) CouchDB
14 10 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 80 (13.38%) Git (software)
2 26 (4.35%) Maven
2 26 (4.35%) JIRA
3 22 (3.68%) JUnit
4 19 (3.18%) Mercurial
5 17 (2.84%) Jenkins
6 13 (2.17%) gulp
6 13 (2.17%) Jasmine
7 11 (1.84%) Cucumber
8 10 (1.67%) Mockito
8 10 (1.67%) Hamcrest
8 10 (1.67%) JBehave
8 10 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 10 (1.67%) Visual Studio
8 10 (1.67%) Grunt
9 8 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (1.34%) NUnit
9 8 (1.34%) CruiseControl
9 8 (1.34%) NCover
9 8 (1.34%) FxCop
General
1 208 (34.78%) Finance
2 106 (17.73%) Banking
3 105 (17.56%) Front Office
4 60 (10.03%) Investment Banking
5 24 (4.01%) Games
6 15 (2.51%) Financial Institution
7 13 (2.17%) Telecoms
8 11 (1.84%) Retail
9 10 (1.67%) Advertising
10 9 (1.51%) Marketing
11 6 (1.00%) Back Office
12 3 (0.50%) Electronics
13 2 (0.33%) Publishing
13 2 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 420 (70.23%) Developer
2 125 (20.90%) Java Developer
3 71 (11.87%) Software Engineer
4 62 (10.37%) Senior Developer
5 46 (7.69%) Scala Developer
6 45 (7.53%) C# Developer
7 35 (5.85%) Programmer
8 30 (5.02%) C# .NET Developer
9 28 (4.68%) JavaScript Developer
10 26 (4.35%) Python Developer
10 26 (4.35%) Software Developer
10 26 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
11 23 (3.85%) .NET Developer
11 23 (3.85%) AWS Developer
12 17 (2.84%) Front-End Developer
13 16 (2.68%) Core Java Developer
14 15 (2.51%) Senior Java Developer
15 14 (2.34%) Python Programmer
15 14 (2.34%) Senior Python Programmer
15 14 (2.34%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (18.39%) .NET
2 73 (12.21%) AngularJS
3 70 (11.71%) HTML
4 65 (10.87%) CSS
5 58 (9.70%) RESTful
6 57 (9.53%) Spring
7 56 (9.36%) Akka
8 53 (8.86%) HTML5
9 46 (7.69%) Web Services
10 44 (7.36%) Middleware
11 31 (5.18%) JSON
12 30 (5.02%) Play Framework
13 26 (4.35%) Hibernate
13 26 (4.35%) J2EE
13 26 (4.35%) jQuery
14 24 (4.01%) Backbone.js
15 23 (3.85%) Sass
15 23 (3.85%) REST
15 23 (3.85%) XML
16 22 (3.68%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 132 (22.07%) Algorithms
2 128 (21.40%) Computer Science
3 101 (16.89%) Data Structures
4 99 (16.56%) Derivative
5 63 (10.54%) Equities
6 62 (10.37%) Mathematics
7 59 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
8 53 (8.86%) Fixed Income
9 48 (8.03%) User Experience
10 40 (6.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 39 (6.52%) Equity Derivative
12 37 (6.19%) Hedge funds
13 27 (4.52%) Grid Computing
14 21 (3.51%) Mobile App
15 20 (3.34%) Visualisation
16 19 (3.18%) Physics
17 14 (2.34%) Market Risk
17 14 (2.34%) Social Media
18 13 (2.17%) Replication
18 13 (2.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 126 (21.07%) Linux
2 95 (15.89%) UNIX
3 35 (5.85%) Android
4 29 (4.85%) Windows
5 24 (4.01%) Apple iOS
6 12 (2.01%) Ubuntu
7 6 (1.00%) CentOS
8 2 (0.33%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (44.15%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (24.08%) OO
3 118 (19.73%) TDD
4 116 (19.40%) Software Engineering
5 106 (17.73%) Analytics
6 95 (15.89%) Scrum
7 73 (12.21%) OOP
8 67 (11.20%) Open Source
9 61 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
10 54 (9.03%) Multithreading
11 51 (8.53%) Low Latency
12 45 (7.53%) Unit Testing
13 43 (7.19%) BDD
14 39 (6.52%) OOD
15 32 (5.35%) DevOps
16 28 (4.68%) MVC
16 28 (4.68%) Data Analysis
17 27 (4.52%) MapReduce
18 26 (4.35%) Kanban
18 26 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 347 (58.03%) Java
2 307 (51.34%) Scala
3 193 (32.27%) C#
4 155 (25.92%) C++
5 148 (24.75%) SQL
6 142 (23.75%) Python
7 141 (23.58%) JavaScript
8 140 (23.41%) Haskell
9 115 (19.23%) Erlang
10 109 (18.23%) F#
11 89 (14.88%) Clojure
12 41 (6.86%) T-SQL
13 39 (6.52%) OCaml
14 31 (5.18%) Ruby
15 30 (5.02%) R
16 27 (4.52%) Groovy
17 23 (3.85%) PL/SQL
18 21 (3.51%) Perl
18 21 (3.51%) Go
19 20 (3.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 87 (14.55%) Degree
2 8 (1.34%) PhD
3 7 (1.17%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.17%) MCSD
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.17%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.18%) QA
2 1 (0.17%) CDISC
2 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (4.68%) Docker
2 7 (1.17%) HDFS
3 6 (1.00%) LXC
3 6 (1.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.00%) vSphere
3 6 (1.00%) Platform Symphony
4 5 (0.84%) Snort
5 4 (0.67%) Xen
6 3 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.50%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.50%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 16 (2.68%) Puppet
1 16 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.34%) MOM
3 7 (1.17%) Ansible
4 5 (0.84%) Vagrant
4 5 (0.84%) Salt
5 3 (0.50%) Oozie
6 2 (0.33%) Mesos
6 2 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.33%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.33%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.17%) Graylog
7 1 (0.17%) logstash
7 1 (0.17%) Nagios
7 1 (0.17%) TIBCO Hawk
7 1 (0.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 49 (8.19%) Oracle
2 38 (6.35%) Microsoft
3 11 (1.84%) Sybase
3 11 (1.84%) Google
4 8 (1.34%) Cloudera
4 8 (1.34%) StreamBase
5 6 (1.00%) DataSynapse
5 6 (1.00%) Isilon
5 6 (1.00%) Facebook
5 6 (1.00%) Cisco
5 6 (1.00%) TIBCO
6 5 (0.84%) SaltStack
6 5 (0.84%) PayPal
7 3 (0.50%) Twitter
7 3 (0.50%) Tableau
7 3 (0.50%) VMware
8 2 (0.33%) Teradata
8 2 (0.33%) Akamai
8 2 (0.33%) Rackspace
8 2 (0.33%) Informatica
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Salary: to £80k + excellent benefits DOE
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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South West London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Somerset
Darwin Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus
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Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Basingstoke, Hampshire
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + share options
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Central London / West End
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Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
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London
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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City, London
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Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum + share options
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum £30,000 - £55,000
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