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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Programming
Rank 687 649 655
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +6
Permanent jobs citing Functional Programming 192 249 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.24% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.29% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 153 203 212
Average salary £57,500 £62,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +40.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £120,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-14.58% +50.00%

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
87595 84426 87603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.73% 82.29% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 72135 67329 74163
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,919 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
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 30 January 2015 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 30 January 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 -57 178 £60,000 -4.00% 32
London -63 150 £60,000 -4.00% 24
City of London -3 37 £40,000 -50.00% 7
Glasgow +12 9 £52,500 +11.70% 2
Scotland +3 9 £52,500 +11.70% 2
Staffordshire +10 6 £50,000 -41.17% 1
West Midlands -8 6 £50,000 -41.17% 2
East of England -6 4 £56,250 +2.27%
Canary Wharf +11 3 £60,000 -50.00%
Stoke-on-Trent +7 3 £50,000 -41.17% 1
Cambridgeshire +2 3 £62,500 +13.63%
South West -10 3 £42,500 +102.38% 1
North West - 3 £46,250 - 3
Cambridge - 3 £62,500 -
East Sussex -15 2 £53,750 -23.21% 1
South East -31 2 £53,750 -31.74% 1
Bristol - 2 £42,500 - 1
Manchester - 2 £46,250 - 1
Brighton -11 1 £47,500 -32.14% 1
Bedford - 1 £50,000 -
Leeds - 1 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Cheshire - 1 - - 2
Bedfordshire - 1 £50,000 -

Functional Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 210 (61.76%) Java
2 148 (43.53%) Scala
3 136 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 109 (32.06%) Linux
4 109 (32.06%) Finance
5 96 (28.24%) SQL
6 81 (23.82%) Banking
7 77 (22.65%) Software Engineering
7 77 (22.65%) OO
8 76 (22.35%) Clojure
9 70 (20.59%) TDD
10 69 (20.29%) UNIX
11 67 (19.71%) C#
11 67 (19.71%) Erlang
12 66 (19.41%) JavaScript
13 63 (18.53%) F#
14 61 (17.94%) Haskell
14 61 (17.94%) Computer Science
15 60 (17.65%) Python
16 56 (16.47%) NoSQL
17 53 (15.59%) Open Source
17 53 (15.59%) Investment Banking
18 52 (15.29%) Front Office
19 51 (15.00%) Degree
20 49 (14.41%) Scrum
20 49 (14.41%) C++
20 49 (14.41%) HTML
20 49 (14.41%) .NET
20 49 (14.41%) Algorithms
21 41 (12.06%) CSS

Functional Programming
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (8.82%) CMS
2 21 (6.18%) Tomcat
3 18 (5.29%) Umbraco
4 15 (4.41%) Apache Solr
5 11 (3.24%) Node.js
6 6 (1.76%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.88%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.59%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 18 (5.29%) Photoshop
2 8 (2.35%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.59%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.06%) GitHub
2 6 (1.76%) Heroku
3 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.59%) Google Compute Engine
4 2 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.29%) Trello
5 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.06%) HTTP
2 22 (6.47%) Internet
3 21 (6.18%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.76%) Firewall
5 5 (1.47%) DSL
5 5 (1.47%) DNS
6 3 (0.88%) Intranet
6 3 (0.88%) Broadband
7 1 (0.29%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (16.47%) NoSQL
2 32 (9.41%) MongoDB
3 29 (8.53%) Big Data
4 28 (8.24%) MySQL
5 20 (5.88%) SQL Server
6 19 (5.59%) Hadoop
7 16 (4.71%) Relational Database
8 15 (4.41%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (2.65%) Datomic
10 7 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.76%) HBase
12 4 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.18%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.88%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.88%) Couchbase
14 2 (0.59%) Redis
Development Applications
1 31 (9.12%) Git (software)
2 30 (8.82%) Maven
3 19 (5.59%) JIRA
4 9 (2.65%) Subversion
5 8 (2.35%) RSpec
6 7 (2.06%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.76%) Selenium
8 5 (1.47%) JUnit
8 5 (1.47%) Gradle
9 4 (1.18%) Mockito
10 3 (0.88%) NUnit
10 3 (0.88%) Fiddler
10 3 (0.88%) ReSharper
10 3 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.88%) Moq
10 3 (0.88%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.88%) Mercurial
10 3 (0.88%) Jasmine
10 3 (0.88%) PostSharp
General
1 109 (32.06%) Finance
2 81 (23.82%) Banking
3 53 (15.59%) Investment Banking
4 52 (15.29%) Front Office
5 31 (9.12%) Marketing
6 25 (7.35%) Advertising
7 13 (3.82%) Telecoms
8 10 (2.94%) Retail
8 10 (2.94%) Games
9 4 (1.18%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.18%) Electronics
9 4 (1.18%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.59%) German Language
10 2 (0.59%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.59%) Turkish Language
10 2 (0.59%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 211 (62.06%) Developer
2 78 (22.94%) Java Developer
3 37 (10.88%) Programmer
4 36 (10.59%) Senior Developer
5 34 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 26 (7.65%) Scala Developer
7 23 (6.76%) Front-End Developer
8 20 (5.88%) C# Developer
9 19 (5.59%) Senior Java Developer
9 19 (5.59%) Applications Support
10 17 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
11 16 (4.71%) Senior Programmer
12 13 (3.82%) Python Developer
13 11 (3.24%) Java Programmer
14 10 (2.94%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 10 (2.94%) Python Programmer
14 10 (2.94%) Senior Python Programmer
15 9 (2.65%) .NET Developer
15 9 (2.65%) Middleware Developer
16 8 (2.35%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (14.41%) HTML
1 49 (14.41%) .NET
2 41 (12.06%) CSS
3 37 (10.88%) HTML5
4 33 (9.71%) jQuery
5 31 (9.12%) CSS3
6 29 (8.53%) Middleware
7 28 (8.24%) Backbone.js
8 26 (7.65%) Spring
9 25 (7.35%) FIX Protocol
10 23 (6.76%) Akka
10 23 (6.76%) AngularJS
11 22 (6.47%) J2EE
12 20 (5.88%) REST
13 19 (5.59%) Hibernate
14 18 (5.29%) Web Services
15 17 (5.00%) RESTful
16 14 (4.12%) JSON
17 13 (3.82%) WPF
17 13 (3.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 61 (17.94%) Computer Science
2 53 (15.59%) Open Source
3 49 (14.41%) Algorithms
4 37 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (9.12%) Derivative
6 28 (8.24%) Grid Computing
7 24 (7.06%) Data Structures
8 22 (6.47%) Hedge funds
9 20 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 17 (5.00%) Equity Derivative
11 16 (4.71%) Social Media
12 15 (4.41%) Mathematics
12 15 (4.41%) User Experience
13 9 (2.65%) Semantic Web
14 8 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (2.35%) N-Tier
14 8 (2.35%) Replication
15 7 (2.06%) Fixed Income
15 7 (2.06%) Equities
15 7 (2.06%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 109 (32.06%) Linux
2 69 (20.29%) UNIX
3 21 (6.18%) Android
4 17 (5.00%) Windows
5 13 (3.82%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.47%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.18%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.18%) Solaris
7 4 (1.18%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.29%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (22.65%) Software Engineering
2 77 (22.65%) OO
3 70 (20.59%) TDD
4 49 (14.41%) Scrum
5 40 (11.76%) Multithreading
6 31 (9.12%) Mentoring
7 27 (7.94%) E-Commerce
7 27 (7.94%) OOP
8 26 (7.65%) Low Latency
9 19 (5.59%) BDD
10 18 (5.29%) Kanban
11 15 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (4.12%) OOD
12 14 (4.12%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (3.82%) Unit Testing
13 13 (3.82%) DevOps
14 11 (3.24%) Web Development
15 9 (2.65%) Investment Management
16 8 (2.35%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 210 (61.76%) Java
2 148 (43.53%) Scala
3 96 (28.24%) SQL
4 76 (22.35%) Clojure
5 67 (19.71%) C#
5 67 (19.71%) Erlang
6 66 (19.41%) JavaScript
7 63 (18.53%) F#
8 61 (17.94%) Haskell
9 60 (17.65%) Python
10 49 (14.41%) C++
11 25 (7.35%) Ruby
12 24 (7.06%) Shell Script
13 13 (3.82%) Bash Shell
14 12 (3.53%) OCaml
14 12 (3.53%) Perl
15 11 (3.24%) Groovy
16 10 (2.94%) T-SQL
17 9 (2.65%) C
18 8 (2.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 51 (15.00%) Degree
2 6 (1.76%) CCNA
2 6 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (1.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.29%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.47%) Platform Symphony
2 1 (0.29%) Snort
2 1 (0.29%) Docker
2 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.47%) MOM
2 5 (1.47%) Ansible
2 5 (1.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (7.06%) Oracle
2 23 (6.76%) Microsoft
3 6 (1.76%) SAP
4 5 (1.47%) DataSynapse
5 4 (1.18%) Google
5 4 (1.18%) Sybase
6 3 (0.88%) Terracotta
7 2 (0.59%) IBM
8 1 (0.29%) VMware
8 1 (0.29%) Brady
8 1 (0.29%) Akamai
8 1 (0.29%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.29%) Facebook
8 1 (0.29%) Cloudera
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