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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Programming
Rank 617 739 686
Rank change year-on-year
+122 -53
Permanent jobs citing Functional Programming 334 198 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.22% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 294 164 203
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £47,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -32.14%

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
87935 90766 89428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.82% 85.27% 84.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72987 74501 71137
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average 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 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Programming within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 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 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 +147 320 £67,500 +12.50% 36
London +101 254 £72,500 +20.83% 29
City of London +66 53 £75,000 +50.00% 6
South West +13 29 £70,000 +64.70% 3
Bristol +13 26 £70,000 +69.69% 3
South East +35 21 £45,000 -16.27% 3
East of England +10 13 £56,250 -10.00%
South Wales - 10 £51,250 -
Wales - 10 £51,250 -
Cardiff - 10 £51,250 -
East Sussex +17 8 £45,000 -16.27%
Brighton +8 8 £45,000 -5.26%
Cambridgeshire +13 7 £62,500 -
Cambridge +4 7 £62,500 -
Oxford - 7 £110,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 7 £110,000 - 1
Essex - 6 £40,000 -
East Midlands +7 4 £110,000 +131.57%
Scotland -3 4 £42,500 -19.04%
Leicester - 4 £110,000 -
Leicestershire - 4 £110,000 -
Bath - 3 £47,500 -
Colchester - 3 £40,000 -
Maidstone - 3 £60,000 -
Somerset - 3 £47,500 -
Surrey - 3 £35,000 -
Kent - 3 £60,000 - 2
Staffordshire -7 2 £55,000 +15.78%
West Midlands -22 2 £55,000 +15.78%
Glasgow -28 2 £43,750 -16.66%

Functional Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 371 (49.27%) Java
2 342 (45.42%) Scala
3 302 (40.11%) Agile Software Development
4 273 (36.25%) C#
5 260 (34.53%) Finance
6 179 (23.77%) Python
7 177 (23.51%) OO
8 171 (22.71%) Clojure
9 170 (22.58%) Erlang
10 161 (21.38%) .NET
11 153 (20.32%) NoSQL
12 150 (19.92%) F#
12 150 (19.92%) Computer Science
12 150 (19.92%) TDD
13 146 (19.39%) Haskell
14 145 (19.26%) Software Engineering
15 141 (18.73%) JavaScript
16 138 (18.33%) C++
17 135 (17.93%) SQL
18 133 (17.66%) Algorithms
19 128 (17.00%) MongoDB
20 105 (13.94%) Big Data
21 103 (13.68%) Linux
21 103 (13.68%) Scrum
22 101 (13.41%) REST
23 100 (13.28%) Amazon AWS
24 94 (12.48%) Web Services
25 93 (12.35%) AngularJS
26 91 (12.08%) Open Source
27 85 (11.29%) Degree

Functional Programming
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 75 (9.96%) Elasticsearch
2 59 (7.84%) Node.js
3 45 (5.98%) Apache Spark
4 26 (3.45%) Apache Pig
5 23 (3.05%) Apache Solr
6 19 (2.52%) Apache
7 15 (1.99%) OpenStack
8 8 (1.06%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.93%) MQSeries
10 5 (0.66%) CMS
11 4 (0.53%) GemFire
11 4 (0.53%) JBoss
11 4 (0.53%) Oracle Coherence
11 4 (0.53%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (1.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.93%) MS Office
3 5 (0.66%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 100 (13.28%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (7.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (5.58%) Google Cloud Platform
4 33 (4.38%) Google App Engine
5 30 (3.98%) SaaS
6 19 (2.52%) GitHub
7 16 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (1.33%) IaaS
8 10 (1.33%) PaaS
9 8 (1.06%) Amazon Kinesis
9 8 (1.06%) Amazon S3
9 8 (1.06%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.27%) Heroku
11 1 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.13%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 50 (6.64%) HTTP
2 35 (4.65%) TCP/IP
3 31 (4.12%) Internet
4 13 (1.73%) tcpdump
5 7 (0.93%) AMQP
5 7 (0.93%) VoIP
6 4 (0.53%) LDAP
7 1 (0.13%) DNS
7 1 (0.13%) DSL
7 1 (0.13%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (20.32%) NoSQL
2 128 (17.00%) MongoDB
3 105 (13.94%) Big Data
4 82 (10.89%) Apache Cassandra
5 81 (10.76%) Hadoop
6 40 (5.31%) MySQL
7 34 (4.52%) SQL Server
8 31 (4.12%) Apache Hive
8 31 (4.12%) Neo4j
9 28 (3.72%) Redis
9 28 (3.72%) Relational Database
10 26 (3.45%) HBase
11 25 (3.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 20 (2.66%) Riak
13 19 (2.52%) Event Store
14 17 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
15 16 (2.12%) CouchDB
16 14 (1.86%) KDB
17 13 (1.73%) RDBMS
18 12 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 68 (9.03%) Git (software)
2 41 (5.44%) Maven
3 39 (5.18%) JIRA
4 20 (2.66%) Artifactory
4 20 (2.66%) Sonatype Nexus
5 16 (2.12%) Eclipse
6 15 (1.99%) Selenium
7 14 (1.86%) Jenkins
7 14 (1.86%) Moq
8 13 (1.73%) Ant
9 12 (1.59%) Gradle
10 11 (1.46%) Hudson
10 11 (1.46%) Xcode
11 10 (1.33%) Android Studio
12 8 (1.06%) Grunt
12 8 (1.06%) gulp
12 8 (1.06%) PostSharp
12 8 (1.06%) Subversion
12 8 (1.06%) Vagrant
12 8 (1.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 260 (34.53%) Finance
2 82 (10.89%) Front Office
3 69 (9.16%) Games
4 58 (7.70%) Banking
5 31 (4.12%) Investment Banking
6 27 (3.59%) Telecoms
7 26 (3.45%) Financial Institution
8 18 (2.39%) Marketing
9 11 (1.46%) Online Betting
10 10 (1.33%) Publishing
11 8 (1.06%) Advertising
11 8 (1.06%) Legal
12 6 (0.80%) Welsh Language
13 3 (0.40%) Retail
14 2 (0.27%) Back Office
14 2 (0.27%) Law
15 1 (0.13%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 534 (70.92%) Developer
2 184 (24.44%) Java Developer
3 148 (19.65%) C# Developer
4 101 (13.41%) .NET Developer
5 92 (12.22%) Scala Developer
6 79 (10.49%) Senior Developer
7 74 (9.83%) C# .NET Developer
8 68 (9.03%) Software Engineer
9 61 (8.10%) Programmer
10 60 (7.97%) Python Developer
11 50 (6.64%) F# Developer
12 47 (6.24%) Lead Developer
13 45 (5.98%) Agile Developer
13 45 (5.98%) C++ Developer
14 43 (5.71%) Architect
15 41 (5.44%) JavaScript Developer
16 40 (5.31%) Team Leader
17 37 (4.91%) .NET Team Leader
17 37 (4.91%) Java Scala Developer
18 35 (4.65%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (21.38%) .NET
2 101 (13.41%) REST
3 94 (12.48%) Web Services
4 93 (12.35%) AngularJS
5 70 (9.30%) HTML
6 67 (8.90%) CSS
7 65 (8.63%) Akka
8 60 (7.97%) JSON
9 47 (6.24%) Spring
10 44 (5.84%) J2EE
11 40 (5.31%) HTML5
12 38 (5.05%) RESTful
13 37 (4.91%) WPF
14 35 (4.65%) ActiveMQ
14 35 (4.65%) XML
15 32 (4.25%) Play Framework
16 27 (3.59%) WCF
17 26 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
18 25 (3.32%) Backbone.js
19 24 (3.19%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 150 (19.92%) Computer Science
2 133 (17.66%) Algorithms
3 77 (10.23%) Data Structures
4 74 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
5 54 (7.17%) Mathematics
6 36 (4.78%) Derivative
7 27 (3.59%) Digital Media
8 25 (3.32%) Fintech
8 25 (3.32%) Hedge funds
9 22 (2.92%) Grid Computing
10 18 (2.39%) Equities
11 16 (2.12%) Online Games
11 16 (2.12%) Visualisation
12 14 (1.86%) Social Gaming
12 14 (1.86%) User Experience
13 13 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 11 (1.46%) Fixed Income
14 11 (1.46%) Mobile App
15 10 (1.33%) Mobile Games
15 10 (1.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 103 (13.68%) Linux
2 59 (7.84%) Unix
3 54 (7.17%) Apple iOS
4 53 (7.04%) Android
5 28 (3.72%) Windows
6 5 (0.66%) Mac OS X
6 5 (0.66%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.40%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (40.11%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (23.51%) OO
3 150 (19.92%) TDD
4 145 (19.26%) Software Engineering
5 103 (13.68%) Scrum
6 91 (12.08%) Open Source
7 84 (11.16%) Low Latency
8 67 (8.90%) Multithreading
9 64 (8.50%) Analytics
10 61 (8.10%) BDD
11 60 (7.97%) Project Management
12 45 (5.98%) SDLC
13 44 (5.84%) OOD
14 40 (5.31%) Continuous Delivery
14 40 (5.31%) Continuous Integration
15 39 (5.18%) Mentoring
15 39 (5.18%) OOP
16 34 (4.52%) High Availability
17 31 (4.12%) DevOps
18 30 (3.98%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 371 (49.27%) Java
2 342 (45.42%) Scala
3 273 (36.25%) C#
4 179 (23.77%) Python
5 171 (22.71%) Clojure
6 170 (22.58%) Erlang
7 150 (19.92%) F#
8 146 (19.39%) Haskell
9 141 (18.73%) JavaScript
10 138 (18.33%) C++
11 135 (17.93%) SQL
12 53 (7.04%) OCaml
13 50 (6.64%) C
13 50 (6.64%) Ruby
14 49 (6.51%) Go
15 45 (5.98%) VB.NET
16 22 (2.92%) PHP
17 20 (2.66%) Lisp
18 19 (2.52%) Objective-C
19 16 (2.12%) R
Qualifications
1 85 (11.29%) Degree
2 22 (2.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.78%) QA
2 4 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (4.12%) Docker
2 16 (2.12%) Apache Flume
3 13 (1.73%) HDFS
3 13 (1.73%) Snort
4 10 (1.33%) LXC
4 10 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.33%) Xen
5 8 (1.06%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 21 (2.79%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (2.52%) Puppet
3 14 (1.86%) Ansible
4 11 (1.46%) Oozie
5 7 (0.93%) Mesos
6 4 (0.53%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (0.40%) Kibana
8 2 (0.27%) Salt
9 1 (0.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 60 (7.97%) Microsoft
2 55 (7.30%) Google
3 18 (2.39%) Oracle
4 15 (1.99%) Facebook
4 15 (1.99%) Informatica
5 14 (1.86%) StreamBase
6 11 (1.46%) Cloudera
6 11 (1.46%) SAP
7 10 (1.33%) Apple
7 10 (1.33%) VMware
7 10 (1.33%) Xamarin
8 9 (1.20%) GigaSpaces
8 9 (1.20%) MapR
8 9 (1.20%) Rackspace
8 9 (1.20%) Solace
9 8 (1.06%) Greenplum
9 8 (1.06%) hybris
9 8 (1.06%) IBM
9 8 (1.06%) Netezza
10 7 (0.93%) Red Hat
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Kent
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £60k + share options
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £55000 per annum
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Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Development and Infrastructure
Salary: £70k - 75k per year + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Goldman Sachs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
ITV
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits Package
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London
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Salary: competitive
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London
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Salary: competitive
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