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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Programming
Rank 596 699 688
Rank change year-on-year
+103 -11
Permanent jobs citing Functional Programming 319 229 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.24% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 263 178 180
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £83,250 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%

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
92395 97415 87605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.57% 82.72% 80.79%
Number of salaries quoted 75495 78826 72238
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +6.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 6 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 6 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
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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 +93 306 £67,500 +22.72% 49
London +47 233 £70,000 +27.27% 44
City of London +57 58 £67,500 +68.75% 28
West Midlands +6 19 £75,000 +114.28% 1
Staffordshire - 19 £75,000 - 1
South West - 15 £47,500 -
Yorkshire - 9 £32,500 - 1
Cambridge +14 8 £41,250 -13.15%
Cambridgeshire +9 8 £41,250 -13.15%
East Midlands +9 8 £30,000 -20.52% 1
East of England +6 8 £41,250 -8.33%
Somerset - 8 £47,500 -
Wales - 8 £37,500 - 2
South Wales - 8 £37,500 - 2
Cardiff - 8 £37,500 - 2
Bath - 8 £47,500 -
Leicestershire +29 7 £30,000 -1.63% 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 7 £80,000 -
Leicester +16 6 £30,000 -1.63%
Bristol - 6 £75,000 -
Manchester +8 5 £55,000 +10.00% 1
North West +2 5 £55,000 +10.00% 2
York - 5 £32,500 -
North Yorkshire - 5 £32,500 -
Leeds - 4 £43,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £43,000 - 1
Canary Wharf - 4 £62,500 -
Isleworth - 2 - -
South East +5 1 £55,000 +35.80%
Scotland +4 1 £35,000 -25.53% 1

Functional Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 339 (60.54%) Java
2 277 (49.46%) Scala
3 241 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
4 204 (36.43%) Finance
5 164 (29.29%) C#
6 141 (25.18%) SQL
7 140 (25.00%) OO
8 137 (24.46%) C++
9 133 (23.75%) JavaScript
9 133 (23.75%) Linux
10 123 (21.96%) Python
11 116 (20.71%) Computer Science
12 115 (20.54%) Haskell
13 112 (20.00%) TDD
14 107 (19.11%) Software Engineering
15 105 (18.75%) Algorithms
16 104 (18.57%) Banking
17 100 (17.86%) Front Office
18 98 (17.50%) Erlang
19 95 (16.96%) UNIX
20 90 (16.07%) .NET
21 89 (15.89%) F#
22 84 (15.00%) Scrum
22 84 (15.00%) Derivative
23 83 (14.82%) Data Structures
24 82 (14.64%) Degree
24 82 (14.64%) NoSQL
25 80 (14.29%) Analytics
26 77 (13.75%) Clojure
27 73 (13.04%) Git (software)

Functional Programming
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 29 (5.18%) Node.js
2 26 (4.64%) Tomcat
3 20 (3.57%) Apache Spark
4 18 (3.21%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (3.04%) Apache Solr
6 11 (1.96%) CMS
7 9 (1.61%) Apache
8 8 (1.43%) SharePoint
8 8 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (1.43%) OpenStack
9 6 (1.07%) IIS
10 5 (0.89%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.54%) Facebook Platform
12 2 (0.36%) SAS
13 1 (0.18%) Oracle Coherence
13 1 (0.18%) Zope
Applications
1 13 (2.32%) Mathematica
2 12 (2.14%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.43%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.36%) Sophis RISQUE
3 1 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 36 (6.43%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (3.04%) GitHub
3 15 (2.68%) SaaS
4 9 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.07%) Route 53
6 6 (1.07%) Amazon ELB
6 6 (1.07%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.54%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (0.54%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.36%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.36%) Heroku
8 2 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.36%) IaaS
8 2 (0.36%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.18%) Trello
9 1 (0.18%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 43 (7.68%) HTTP
2 33 (5.89%) TCP/IP
3 22 (3.93%) Internet
4 12 (2.14%) Multicast
5 9 (1.61%) DNS
6 7 (1.25%) LDAP
7 6 (1.07%) InfiniBand
7 6 (1.07%) Network Security
7 6 (1.07%) Firewall
8 5 (0.89%) Skype
9 4 (0.71%) tcpdump
9 4 (0.71%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.36%) DSL
10 2 (0.36%) Broadband
11 1 (0.18%) VoIP
11 1 (0.18%) POP3
11 1 (0.18%) SMTP
11 1 (0.18%) SAN
11 1 (0.18%) X.500
11 1 (0.18%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (14.64%) NoSQL
2 51 (9.11%) Big Data
3 47 (8.39%) SQL Server
4 43 (7.68%) MongoDB
5 36 (6.43%) Hadoop
6 34 (6.07%) MySQL
7 29 (5.18%) Apache Cassandra
8 26 (4.64%) Relational Database
9 20 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (3.04%) Redis
11 16 (2.86%) HBase
12 15 (2.68%) Apache Hive
13 14 (2.50%) RDBMS
14 13 (2.32%) Couchbase
15 12 (2.14%) Riak
16 10 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
17 8 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 8 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 8 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
18 7 (1.25%) Impala
Development Applications
1 73 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 31 (5.54%) Maven
3 24 (4.29%) JIRA
4 19 (3.39%) Mercurial
5 15 (2.68%) JUnit
5 15 (2.68%) Jenkins
6 11 (1.96%) Jasmine
6 11 (1.96%) gulp
7 10 (1.79%) Visual Studio
8 9 (1.61%) Cucumber
9 8 (1.43%) NCover
9 8 (1.43%) FxCop
9 8 (1.43%) Mockito
9 8 (1.43%) Hamcrest
9 8 (1.43%) Grunt
9 8 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 8 (1.43%) NUnit
9 8 (1.43%) CruiseControl
10 7 (1.25%) WebDriver
11 6 (1.07%) JBehave
General
1 204 (36.43%) Finance
2 104 (18.57%) Banking
3 100 (17.86%) Front Office
4 60 (10.71%) Investment Banking
5 25 (4.46%) Games
6 13 (2.32%) Financial Institution
7 12 (2.14%) Marketing
7 12 (2.14%) Retail
7 12 (2.14%) Advertising
8 10 (1.79%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.25%) Electronics
10 6 (1.07%) Back Office
11 4 (0.71%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.36%) Legal
12 2 (0.36%) Publishing
12 2 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 394 (70.36%) Developer
2 129 (23.04%) Java Developer
3 60 (10.71%) Software Engineer
3 60 (10.71%) Senior Developer
4 52 (9.29%) Scala Developer
5 42 (7.50%) C# Developer
6 36 (6.43%) Programmer
7 27 (4.82%) Python Developer
8 25 (4.46%) JavaScript Developer
8 25 (4.46%) C# .NET Developer
9 23 (4.11%) AWS Developer
10 21 (3.75%) Software Developer
11 20 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
12 19 (3.39%) Senior Java Developer
13 18 (3.21%) Senior Programmer
14 17 (3.04%) Applications Support
14 17 (3.04%) Core Java Developer
14 17 (3.04%) Front-End Developer
15 16 (2.86%) Python Programmer
15 16 (2.86%) Senior Python Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (16.07%) .NET
2 66 (11.79%) HTML
3 64 (11.43%) AngularJS
4 61 (10.89%) CSS
5 50 (8.93%) RESTful
6 49 (8.75%) HTML5
6 49 (8.75%) Spring
7 47 (8.39%) Middleware
7 47 (8.39%) Akka
8 45 (8.04%) Web Services
9 30 (5.36%) J2EE
9 30 (5.36%) JSON
10 26 (4.64%) Hibernate
10 26 (4.64%) jQuery
10 26 (4.64%) Play Framework
11 24 (4.29%) Backbone.js
11 24 (4.29%) XML
11 24 (4.29%) ASP.NET
12 22 (3.93%) REST
13 20 (3.57%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 116 (20.71%) Computer Science
2 105 (18.75%) Algorithms
3 84 (15.00%) Derivative
4 83 (14.82%) Data Structures
5 58 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
6 56 (10.00%) Equities
7 50 (8.93%) Mathematics
8 46 (8.21%) User Experience
9 45 (8.04%) Fixed Income
10 37 (6.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 35 (6.25%) Hedge funds
12 34 (6.07%) Equity Derivative
13 33 (5.89%) Grid Computing
14 22 (3.93%) Mobile App
15 18 (3.21%) Social Media
16 16 (2.86%) N-Tier
16 16 (2.86%) Physics
17 13 (2.32%) Market Risk
17 13 (2.32%) Visualisation
18 12 (2.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 133 (23.75%) Linux
2 95 (16.96%) UNIX
3 39 (6.96%) Android
4 25 (4.46%) Apple iOS
5 22 (3.93%) Windows
6 12 (2.14%) Ubuntu
7 6 (1.07%) CentOS
8 3 (0.54%) CoreOS
9 2 (0.36%) Solaris
10 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (25.00%) OO
3 112 (20.00%) TDD
4 107 (19.11%) Software Engineering
5 84 (15.00%) Scrum
6 80 (14.29%) Analytics
7 73 (13.04%) OOP
8 64 (11.43%) Open Source
9 55 (9.82%) Multithreading
10 48 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
11 43 (7.68%) BDD
12 42 (7.50%) Unit Testing
12 42 (7.50%) Low Latency
13 32 (5.71%) OOD
14 30 (5.36%) DevOps
15 26 (4.64%) SDLC
16 24 (4.29%) E-Commerce
17 23 (4.11%) Data Analysis
18 22 (3.93%) Data Management
18 22 (3.93%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 339 (60.54%) Java
2 277 (49.46%) Scala
3 164 (29.29%) C#
4 141 (25.18%) SQL
5 137 (24.46%) C++
6 133 (23.75%) JavaScript
7 123 (21.96%) Python
8 115 (20.54%) Haskell
9 98 (17.50%) Erlang
10 89 (15.89%) F#
11 77 (13.75%) Clojure
12 36 (6.43%) OCaml
13 31 (5.54%) Ruby
14 29 (5.18%) T-SQL
15 27 (4.82%) R
16 26 (4.64%) Groovy
17 21 (3.75%) Perl
18 19 (3.39%) Shell Script
19 16 (2.86%) C
20 15 (2.68%) PHP
Qualifications
1 82 (14.64%) Degree
2 10 (1.79%) PhD
3 7 (1.25%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.18%) MCSD
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.18%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.75%) QA
2 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (3.57%) Docker
2 8 (1.43%) Platform Symphony
3 7 (1.25%) HDFS
4 6 (1.07%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.07%) vSphere
5 4 (0.71%) Snort
6 3 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.54%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.54%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.18%) Xen
7 1 (0.18%) LXC
Systems Management
1 14 (2.50%) Puppet
1 14 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.25%) MOM
3 5 (0.89%) Ansible
4 4 (0.71%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.54%) Oozie
5 3 (0.54%) Salt
6 2 (0.36%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.36%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.36%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.18%) Graylog
7 1 (0.18%) Mesos
7 1 (0.18%) logstash
7 1 (0.18%) Nagios
7 1 (0.18%) TIBCO Hawk
7 1 (0.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (6.79%) Oracle
2 24 (4.29%) Microsoft
3 13 (2.32%) Sybase
4 8 (1.43%) DataSynapse
4 8 (1.43%) StreamBase
5 6 (1.07%) Google
5 6 (1.07%) Isilon
5 6 (1.07%) TIBCO
5 6 (1.07%) Cisco
6 5 (0.89%) Facebook
6 5 (0.89%) PayPal
7 4 (0.71%) Cloudera
7 4 (0.71%) SAP
8 3 (0.54%) VMware
8 3 (0.54%) Akamai
8 3 (0.54%) Twitter
8 3 (0.54%) SaltStack
9 2 (0.36%) Rackspace
9 2 (0.36%) Tableau
9 2 (0.36%) Teradata
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £600.00 - £675.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bond Mckenzie
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum PLUS BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Astbury Marsden
Salary: (neg. dep. on exp) + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Equity
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £200000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
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London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum + share options
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City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum + share options
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago