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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Programming
Rank 748 578 684
Rank change year-on-year
-170 +106
Permanent jobs citing Functional Programming 154 325 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.30% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.36% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 123 291 200
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £47,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £100,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £57,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +43.75%

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
93576 89385 91068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.26% 81.66% 79.28%
Number of salaries quoted 76906 72661 77293
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 November 2014 within the UK.

Functional Programming Salary Histogram in the UK

Functional Programming
Top 25 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 27 November 2014. 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 -190 147 £57,500 -11.53% 21
London -149 116 £60,000 -7.69% 17
City of London 0 23 £40,000 -46.66% 5
Staffordshire +5 7 £70,000 -17.64% 2
West Midlands +1 7 £70,000 -17.64% 2
South East -15 7 £57,500 -4.16%
East of England -25 7 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire +11 6 £37,500 -6.25%
Cambridge +5 6 £37,500 -6.25%
Scotland 0 6 £49,750 +4.73% 2
Berkshire +12 5 £55,000 -8.33%
Reading +5 5 £55,000 +22.22%
North West - 5 £32,500 - 2
Glasgow +4 4 £49,750 +4.73% 2
Cheshire - 4 £32,500 - 2
Canary Wharf +14 3 £60,000 -25.00%
Warrington - 3 £32,500 - 1
Leicestershire +16 2 £32,250 -
Stoke-on-Trent +16 2 £60,000 -29.41% 2
East Midlands +13 2 £32,250 -
Stirling - 2 - -
Leicester +25 1 £32,000 -
Manchester - 1 £50,000 -
Bedford - 1 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £50,000 -

Functional Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

1 172 (57.53%) Java
2 131 (43.81%) Scala
3 128 (42.81%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (31.44%) Finance
5 89 (29.77%) Linux
6 84 (28.09%) SQL
7 71 (23.75%) OO
8 68 (22.74%) Software Engineering
9 67 (22.41%) TDD
10 64 (21.40%) JavaScript
11 63 (21.07%) Python
12 62 (20.74%) UNIX
12 62 (20.74%) Banking
13 61 (20.40%) Clojure
14 60 (20.07%) F#
15 57 (19.06%) C#
16 55 (18.39%) Algorithms
17 54 (18.06%) Open Source
17 54 (18.06%) Erlang
18 52 (17.39%) Computer Science
18 52 (17.39%) Investment Banking
18 52 (17.39%) Haskell
19 51 (17.06%) HTML
20 49 (16.39%) Degree
21 47 (15.72%) C++
22 42 (14.05%) Scrum
23 41 (13.71%) .NET
24 40 (13.38%) CSS
24 40 (13.38%) NoSQL
25 38 (12.71%) Big Data

Functional Programming
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 33 (11.04%) CMS
2 17 (5.69%) Umbraco
3 16 (5.35%) Tomcat
4 14 (4.68%) Apache Solr
5 7 (2.34%) Apache Spark
6 6 (2.01%) Apache Pig
6 6 (2.01%) Node.js
7 4 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.00%) Adobe CQ
9 2 (0.67%) Gunicorn
10 1 (0.33%) GemFire
10 1 (0.33%) Confluence
10 1 (0.33%) JBoss
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.33%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 18 (6.02%) Photoshop
2 8 (2.68%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.34%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.34%) GitHub
2 6 (2.01%) SaaS
3 5 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.00%) Heroku
6 2 (0.67%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.67%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.33%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.35%) Internet
2 18 (6.02%) TCP/IP
3 15 (5.02%) HTTP
4 13 (4.35%) Firewall
5 4 (1.34%) DSL
5 4 (1.34%) DNS
6 3 (1.00%) Intranet
6 3 (1.00%) Broadband
7 1 (0.33%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (13.38%) NoSQL
2 38 (12.71%) Big Data
3 29 (9.70%) MongoDB
4 25 (8.36%) Hadoop
5 20 (6.69%) Relational Database
6 19 (6.35%) MySQL
7 14 (4.68%) SQL Server
7 14 (4.68%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (2.68%) Apache Hive
10 7 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (2.01%) HBase
12 5 (1.67%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (1.34%) Couchbase
13 4 (1.34%) Redis
13 4 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 37 (12.37%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.36%) Maven
3 19 (6.35%) JIRA
4 10 (3.34%) JUnit
5 9 (3.01%) Subversion
5 9 (3.01%) Jenkins
6 7 (2.34%) Selenium
6 7 (2.34%) RSpec
7 6 (2.01%) Gradle
8 4 (1.34%) PostSharp
8 4 (1.34%) Mockito
8 4 (1.34%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.34%) Mercurial
9 3 (1.00%) Fiddler
9 3 (1.00%) Moq
9 3 (1.00%) ReSharper
9 3 (1.00%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.00%) Xcode
9 3 (1.00%) NUnit
9 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 94 (31.44%) Finance
2 62 (20.74%) Banking
3 52 (17.39%) Investment Banking
4 38 (12.71%) Front Office
5 22 (7.36%) Marketing
6 21 (7.02%) Advertising
7 10 (3.34%) Games
8 9 (3.01%) Telecoms
9 6 (2.01%) Retail
10 4 (1.34%) German Language
10 4 (1.34%) Italian Language
10 4 (1.34%) Turkish Language
11 3 (1.00%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 176 (58.86%) Developer
2 52 (17.39%) Java Developer
3 34 (11.37%) Senior Developer
4 29 (9.70%) Software Engineer
5 28 (9.36%) Programmer
6 19 (6.35%) C# Developer
6 19 (6.35%) Analyst
7 17 (5.69%) Front-End Developer
8 16 (5.35%) Network Analyst
9 15 (5.02%) Python Developer
9 15 (5.02%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (4.68%) Scala Developer
10 14 (4.68%) Senior Java Developer
10 14 (4.68%) Applications Support
11 11 (3.68%) Lead Developer
12 10 (3.34%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 7 (2.34%) .NET Developer
13 7 (2.34%) Java Software Engineer
13 7 (2.34%) DBA
13 7 (2.34%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (17.06%) HTML
2 41 (13.71%) .NET
3 40 (13.38%) CSS
4 35 (11.71%) jQuery
5 33 (11.04%) Spring
6 31 (10.37%) HTML5
7 27 (9.03%) CSS3
8 23 (7.69%) Backbone.js
8 23 (7.69%) Hibernate
8 23 (7.69%) Web Services
9 21 (7.02%) XML
10 20 (6.69%) J2EE
10 20 (6.69%) FIX Protocol
11 19 (6.35%) Middleware
12 17 (5.69%) AngularJS
13 16 (5.35%) Akka
14 15 (5.02%) REST
15 11 (3.68%) Struts
16 10 (3.34%) .NET Framework
16 10 (3.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 55 (18.39%) Algorithms
2 54 (18.06%) Open Source
3 52 (17.39%) Computer Science
4 30 (10.03%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (9.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 22 (7.36%) Data Structures
7 17 (5.69%) Derivative
8 16 (5.35%) Mathematics
8 16 (5.35%) Fixed Income
9 14 (4.68%) Hedge funds
10 13 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (3.01%) Grid Computing
12 8 (2.68%) Social Media
13 7 (2.34%) Clustering
13 7 (2.34%) Replication
14 6 (2.01%) Mobile App
14 6 (2.01%) Blog
14 6 (2.01%) Smart Meter
15 5 (1.67%) Visualisation
15 5 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 89 (29.77%) Linux
2 62 (20.74%) UNIX
3 21 (7.02%) Android
4 18 (6.02%) Apple iOS
5 14 (4.68%) Windows
6 6 (2.01%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.34%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (42.81%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (23.75%) OO
3 68 (22.74%) Software Engineering
4 67 (22.41%) TDD
5 42 (14.05%) Scrum
6 33 (11.04%) Multithreading
7 27 (9.03%) Mentoring
8 24 (8.03%) Low Latency
9 23 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (7.69%) BDD
10 19 (6.35%) E-Commerce
11 17 (5.69%) OOP
12 16 (5.35%) OOD
13 13 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (4.35%) Migration
13 13 (4.35%) Analytics
13 13 (4.35%) MapReduce
13 13 (4.35%) DevOps
14 11 (3.68%) Android Development
14 11 (3.68%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 172 (57.53%) Java
2 131 (43.81%) Scala
3 84 (28.09%) SQL
4 64 (21.40%) JavaScript
5 63 (21.07%) Python
6 61 (20.40%) Clojure
7 60 (20.07%) F#
8 57 (19.06%) C#
9 54 (18.06%) Erlang
10 52 (17.39%) Haskell
11 47 (15.72%) C++
12 26 (8.70%) Ruby
13 19 (6.35%) Bash Shell
13 19 (6.35%) Shell Script
14 18 (6.02%) Perl
15 12 (4.01%) Groovy
16 10 (3.34%) OCaml
16 10 (3.34%) T-SQL
17 6 (2.01%) Golang
18 5 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 49 (16.39%) Degree
2 16 (5.35%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (3.34%) CCNA
4 3 (1.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.02%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.33%) Snort
1 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.33%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 9 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (2.34%) Puppet
3 6 (2.01%) Ansible
Vendors
1 27 (9.03%) Oracle
2 23 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.01%) Cisco
3 6 (2.01%) Google
4 3 (1.00%) Facebook
4 3 (1.00%) Sybase
4 3 (1.00%) Adobe
5 2 (0.67%) SAP
5 2 (0.67%) IBM
5 2 (0.67%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.33%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.33%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.33%) hybris
6 1 (0.33%) Apple
6 1 (0.33%) FatWire
6 1 (0.33%) VMware
6 1 (0.33%) Brady
6 1 (0.33%) Endeca
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