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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Programming
Rank 619 730 707
Rank change year-on-year
+111 -23
Permanent jobs citing Functional Programming 313 236 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.26% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 272 188 213
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £95,000 £87,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.68% -3.33%

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
86351 92506 100380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 86.37% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 71934 75128 81657
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 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +95 302 £65,000 +8.33% 41
London +88 237 £65,000 -7.14% 31
City of London +78 46 £70,000 +27.27% 2
West Midlands +4 21 £60,000 -7.69%
South West +8 16 £42,500 -43.33% 3
Birmingham - 15 £57,500 -
South East +31 10 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Wales +8 10 £48,750 +39.28%
South Wales +6 10 £48,750 +39.28%
Bristol +6 10 £60,000 -20.00% 2
Cardiff +4 10 £48,750 +39.28%
East of England +28 7 £65,000 +57.57%
East Sussex - 7 £47,500 -
North West +10 6 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Cambridge +3 6 £65,000 +57.57%
Bath +2 6 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Manchester +1 6 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Somerset +1 6 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Staffordshire +1 6 £67,500 +3.84%
Cambridgeshire -1 6 £65,000 +57.57%
Yorkshire -2 3 £42,500 -1.16% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -10 3 £67,500 +12.50%
Mayfair - 3 £120,000 -
Harrogate - 2 £42,500 - 1
West Sussex - 2 £56,250 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 - 1
East Midlands +9 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire +4 1 £65,000 +51.16%
Leeds +3 1 £65,000 +51.16%
Nottingham - 1 - -

Functional Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 377 (59.37%) Java
2 325 (51.18%) Scala
3 311 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
4 200 (31.50%) Software Engineering
5 189 (29.76%) C#
6 177 (27.87%) JavaScript
7 171 (26.93%) OO
7 171 (26.93%) Python
7 171 (26.93%) Erlang
8 166 (26.14%) Finance
9 162 (25.51%) TDD
10 146 (22.99%) Haskell
11 145 (22.83%) Computer Science
12 143 (22.52%) Clojure
13 129 (20.31%) NoSQL
14 119 (18.74%) REST
14 119 (18.74%) C++
15 108 (17.01%) Linux
16 105 (16.54%) Algorithms
17 102 (16.06%) Web Services
18 97 (15.28%) SQL
19 95 (14.96%) CSS
19 95 (14.96%) Scrum
19 95 (14.96%) F#
19 95 (14.96%) Open Source
20 94 (14.80%) HTML
21 93 (14.65%) .NET
22 92 (14.49%) Big Data
23 90 (14.17%) Git (software)
24 87 (13.70%) Amazon AWS

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 71 (11.18%) Node.js
2 61 (9.61%) Apache Spark
3 54 (8.50%) Elasticsearch
4 37 (5.83%) Apache
5 21 (3.31%) Tomcat
6 11 (1.73%) OpenStack
7 8 (1.26%) Apache Pig
8 7 (1.10%) JBoss
9 6 (0.94%) Apache Solr
9 6 (0.94%) Jetty
9 6 (0.94%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.63%) CMS
10 4 (0.63%) WildFly
11 3 (0.47%) GemFire
11 3 (0.47%) Oracle Coherence
12 2 (0.31%) Confluence
12 2 (0.31%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.31%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (1.42%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.26%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 87 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (5.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (3.94%) Google Cloud Platform
4 21 (3.31%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (2.83%) Google App Engine
6 11 (1.73%) GitHub
7 10 (1.57%) IaaS
7 10 (1.57%) SaaS
8 9 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (1.10%) Google Play
10 6 (0.94%) Amazon Kinesis
11 4 (0.63%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (0.63%) PaaS
12 3 (0.47%) iTunes
13 2 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.31%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 50 (7.87%) TCP/IP
2 43 (6.77%) HTTP
3 34 (5.35%) Internet
4 10 (1.57%) VoIP
5 7 (1.10%) tcpdump
6 6 (0.94%) AMQP
6 6 (0.94%) ICMP
7 5 (0.79%) SSL
8 1 (0.16%) DSL
8 1 (0.16%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.16%) LDAP
8 1 (0.16%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
8 1 (0.16%) SMS
8 1 (0.16%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (20.31%) NoSQL
2 92 (14.49%) Big Data
3 78 (12.28%) MongoDB
4 70 (11.02%) Apache Cassandra
5 56 (8.82%) Hadoop
6 50 (7.87%) MySQL
7 37 (5.83%) Relational Database
8 25 (3.94%) Apache Hive
9 22 (3.46%) Neo4j
9 22 (3.46%) PostgreSQL
10 21 (3.31%) HBase
11 20 (3.15%) Redis
12 18 (2.83%) SQL Server
13 16 (2.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 15 (2.36%) Riak
15 11 (1.73%) Event Store
15 11 (1.73%) SQLite
16 10 (1.57%) RDBMS
17 8 (1.26%) CouchDB
18 6 (0.94%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 90 (14.17%) Git (software)
2 57 (8.98%) Maven
3 35 (5.51%) Jenkins
4 33 (5.20%) Ant
5 28 (4.41%) JIRA
6 20 (3.15%) Artifactory
6 20 (3.15%) JUnit
6 20 (3.15%) Sonatype Nexus
7 19 (2.99%) Gradle
8 15 (2.36%) Vagrant
9 11 (1.73%) Cucumber
10 10 (1.57%) Hudson
11 7 (1.10%) Grunt
11 7 (1.10%) gulp
11 7 (1.10%) Mockito
11 7 (1.10%) Rhino Mocks
11 7 (1.10%) TeamCity
11 7 (1.10%) TestNG
12 5 (0.79%) Bower
12 5 (0.79%) Protractor
General
1 166 (26.14%) Finance
2 59 (9.29%) Games
3 47 (7.40%) Front Office
4 45 (7.09%) Banking
5 40 (6.30%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.20%) Welsh Language
7 13 (2.05%) Marketing
8 11 (1.73%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.57%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.79%) Online Betting
10 5 (0.79%) Retail
11 4 (0.63%) Advertising
12 2 (0.31%) Law
12 2 (0.31%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.16%) Back Office
13 1 (0.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 479 (75.43%) Developer
2 179 (28.19%) Java Developer
3 105 (16.54%) Senior Developer
4 104 (16.38%) Scala Developer
5 94 (14.80%) C# Developer
6 90 (14.17%) Software Engineer
7 68 (10.71%) Java Scala Developer
8 54 (8.50%) Python Developer
9 53 (8.35%) .NET Developer
10 46 (7.24%) C++ Developer
11 43 (6.77%) JavaScript Developer
12 42 (6.61%) C# .NET Developer
13 35 (5.51%) Programmer
13 35 (5.51%) Senior Software Engineer
14 29 (4.57%) F# Developer
15 26 (4.09%) Scala Software Engineer
15 26 (4.09%) Senior Java Developer
16 24 (3.78%) Lead Developer
17 23 (3.62%) Java Engineer
17 23 (3.62%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (18.74%) REST
2 102 (16.06%) Web Services
3 95 (14.96%) CSS
4 94 (14.80%) HTML
5 93 (14.65%) .NET
6 87 (13.70%) AngularJS
7 79 (12.44%) Spring
8 74 (11.65%) JSON
9 55 (8.66%) XML
10 52 (8.19%) Akka
11 51 (8.03%) Hibernate
12 44 (6.93%) RESTful
13 37 (5.83%) J2EE
14 35 (5.51%) HTML5
15 32 (5.04%) React
16 31 (4.88%) Ajax
17 26 (4.09%) SOAP
18 24 (3.78%) Play Framework
19 23 (3.62%) jQuery
20 21 (3.31%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 145 (22.83%) Computer Science
2 105 (16.54%) Algorithms
3 65 (10.24%) Data Structures
4 47 (7.40%) Derivative
5 37 (5.83%) Digital Media
6 36 (5.67%) Mathematics
7 35 (5.51%) Blockchain
8 34 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
9 31 (4.88%) Fintech
10 27 (4.25%) Enterprise Software
11 22 (3.46%) Bitcoin
12 21 (3.31%) Cryptocurrency
13 18 (2.83%) Equities
13 18 (2.83%) Hedge funds
14 17 (2.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 17 (2.68%) Statistics
15 15 (2.36%) Fixed Income
15 15 (2.36%) Mobile App
15 15 (2.36%) Visualisation
16 14 (2.20%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 108 (17.01%) Linux
2 63 (9.92%) Unix
3 36 (5.67%) Apple iOS
4 32 (5.04%) Android
5 27 (4.25%) Windows
6 6 (0.94%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.47%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.16%) CentOS
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
2 200 (31.50%) Software Engineering
3 171 (26.93%) OO
4 162 (25.51%) TDD
5 95 (14.96%) Open Source
5 95 (14.96%) Scrum
6 75 (11.81%) BDD
7 72 (11.34%) Continuous Integration
8 70 (11.02%) Low Latency
9 68 (10.71%) Multithreading
10 54 (8.50%) Analytics
11 51 (8.03%) OOP
12 48 (7.56%) MVC
13 47 (7.40%) SDLC
14 45 (7.09%) DevOps
15 42 (6.61%) Microservices
16 39 (6.14%) Machine Learning
17 38 (5.98%) Continuous Delivery
17 38 (5.98%) High Availability
18 34 (5.35%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 377 (59.37%) Java
2 325 (51.18%) Scala
3 189 (29.76%) C#
4 177 (27.87%) JavaScript
5 171 (26.93%) Erlang
5 171 (26.93%) Python
6 146 (22.99%) Haskell
7 143 (22.52%) Clojure
8 119 (18.74%) C++
9 97 (15.28%) SQL
10 95 (14.96%) F#
11 70 (11.02%) OCaml
12 66 (10.39%) Go
13 62 (9.76%) C
14 54 (8.50%) Ruby
15 18 (2.83%) R
16 14 (2.20%) Objective-C
17 13 (2.05%) Apple Swift
17 13 (2.05%) Groovy
17 13 (2.05%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 78 (12.28%) Degree
2 22 (3.46%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.52%) QA
2 2 (0.31%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (7.87%) Docker
2 14 (2.20%) HDFS
2 14 (2.20%) Xen
3 10 (1.57%) LXC
3 10 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.10%) Apache Flume
4 7 (1.10%) Snort
5 4 (0.63%) KVM
5 4 (0.63%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 17 (2.68%) Mesos
2 15 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (2.05%) Puppet
4 12 (1.89%) Ansible
5 5 (0.79%) Oozie
6 3 (0.47%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.16%) Nagios
8 1 (0.16%) Salt
Vendors
1 32 (5.04%) Google
2 31 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 23 (3.62%) ServiceNow
4 15 (2.36%) Oracle
5 10 (1.57%) Facebook
5 10 (1.57%) VMware
6 7 (1.10%) Apple
6 7 (1.10%) Xamarin
7 6 (0.94%) Red Hat
7 6 (0.94%) SAP
7 6 (0.94%) Terracotta
8 4 (0.63%) hybris
9 3 (0.47%) Cloudera
9 3 (0.47%) GigaSpaces
9 3 (0.47%) MapR
9 3 (0.47%) Rackspace
9 3 (0.47%) Solace
9 3 (0.47%) StreamBase
9 3 (0.47%) Sybase
10 2 (0.31%) IBM
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
Blue Glue
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London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £35k - 100k per year + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 100k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Intelletec
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000 per annum + Equity, Unlimited Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Capco
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum £20-30k
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £25,700 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £0 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Abide Financial
Salary: From £25,000 to £60,000 per annum Comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £55,000 + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
West London
Call Handling Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum based on experience and skills fit
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Flexi benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
West London
Winter Court Consulting Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80,000 to £100,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago