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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Programming
Rank 757 564 690
Rank change year-on-year
-193 +126
Permanent jobs citing Functional Programming 140 317 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.30% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.37% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 110 287 195
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +50.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.89% +18.75%

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
93462 86186 90741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.99% 81.33% 79.09%
Number of salaries quoted 74810 70720 76392
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 2 October 2014 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 2 October 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 -180 132 £55,000 -12.00% 27
London -191 95 £57,500 -9.80% 18
City of London -22 24 £40,000 -33.33% 6
West Midlands -2 16 £55,000 -21.42% 3
Staffordshire +13 15 £55,000 -21.42% 3
Stoke-on-Trent +11 10 £55,000 -21.42% 2
South East +6 8 £56,250 +25.00% 3
Scotland -10 7 £47,000 -1.05%
Glasgow -9 5 £47,000 -1.05%
North West - 5 £32,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +5 4 £33,750 -20.58% 2
Berkshire +2 4 £56,250 +25.00% 3
Reading +1 4 £56,250 +25.00% 2
Cambridge -8 4 £33,750 -20.58% 2
East of England -17 4 £33,750 -20.58% 2
Manchester - 3 - -
Leicestershire +12 2 £32,250 -
Canary Wharf +8 2 £60,000 -33.33% 1
East Midlands -6 2 £32,250 -
Surrey - 2 £70,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £32,500 - 1
East Sussex - 2 £42,500 -
Stirling - 2 - -
Warrington - 2 £32,500 -
Woking - 2 £70,000 -
Brighton - 2 £42,500 -
Leicester +7 1 £32,000 -
Bristol - 1 £45,000 -
Leamington Spa - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -

Functional Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 233 (62.47%) Java
2 175 (46.92%) Scala
3 160 (42.90%) Agile Software Development
4 123 (32.98%) Finance
5 102 (27.35%) Clojure
6 100 (26.81%) Software Engineering
7 99 (26.54%) SQL
8 93 (24.93%) OO
9 86 (23.06%) Linux
10 85 (22.79%) C#
10 85 (22.79%) Computer Science
11 83 (22.25%) TDD
12 82 (21.98%) JavaScript
13 80 (21.45%) C++
13 80 (21.45%) Big Data
14 77 (20.64%) Degree
15 73 (19.57%) Algorithms
16 68 (18.23%) F#
17 66 (17.69%) HTML
18 65 (17.43%) UNIX
19 64 (17.16%) Banking
20 62 (16.62%) Haskell
21 60 (16.09%) .NET
21 60 (16.09%) Open Source
22 57 (15.28%) Erlang
22 57 (15.28%) Python
23 56 (15.01%) Hadoop
24 52 (13.94%) NoSQL
25 50 (13.40%) Investment Banking
26 49 (13.14%) CSS

Functional Programming
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 32 (8.58%) CMS
2 16 (4.29%) Adobe CQ
2 16 (4.29%) Apache Pig
3 13 (3.49%) Node.js
4 12 (3.22%) Apache Solr
5 10 (2.68%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.88%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.07%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.80%) Jetty
9 2 (0.54%) Gunicorn
10 1 (0.27%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.27%) Confluence
10 1 (0.27%) GemFire
10 1 (0.27%) Apache
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.27%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 8 (2.14%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.88%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.80%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (0.80%) SAP SRM
1 3 (0.80%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.95%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (2.14%) GitHub
4 7 (1.88%) Amazon S3
5 6 (1.61%) SaaS
6 5 (1.34%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (1.07%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.54%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.54%) Heroku
9 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.09%) HTTP
2 13 (3.49%) TCP/IP
2 13 (3.49%) Internet
2 13 (3.49%) Firewall
3 2 (0.54%) DSL
3 2 (0.54%) DNS
4 1 (0.27%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (21.45%) Big Data
2 56 (15.01%) Hadoop
3 52 (13.94%) NoSQL
4 37 (9.92%) Relational Database
5 32 (8.58%) MongoDB
6 26 (6.97%) Apache Cassandra
7 24 (6.43%) Apache Hive
8 22 (5.90%) MySQL
9 20 (5.36%) RDBMS
10 11 (2.95%) Redis
11 10 (2.68%) HBase
12 9 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (2.14%) SQL Server
13 8 (2.14%) Data Mining
13 8 (2.14%) Couchbase
13 8 (2.14%) Mahout
14 6 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 5 (1.34%) Neo4j
16 4 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
16 4 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 37 (9.92%) Git (software)
2 24 (6.43%) JUnit
3 21 (5.63%) Maven
4 12 (3.22%) JIRA
5 9 (2.41%) Selenium
5 9 (2.41%) Subversion
5 9 (2.41%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.61%) Cucumber
6 6 (1.61%) Ant
7 5 (1.34%) RSpec
7 5 (1.34%) PostSharp
8 4 (1.07%) Gradle
8 4 (1.07%) Mockito
8 4 (1.07%) Mercurial
8 4 (1.07%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.80%) Xcode
10 2 (0.54%) ProC
10 2 (0.54%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.54%) TestNG
10 2 (0.54%) SoapUI
General
1 123 (32.98%) Finance
2 64 (17.16%) Banking
3 50 (13.40%) Investment Banking
4 44 (11.80%) Front Office
5 24 (6.43%) Advertising
6 22 (5.90%) Games
7 12 (3.22%) Financial Institution
8 11 (2.95%) Marketing
9 6 (1.61%) Retail
10 4 (1.07%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.07%) German Language
10 4 (1.07%) Italian Language
10 4 (1.07%) Turkish Language
11 2 (0.54%) Back Office
11 2 (0.54%) Billing
12 1 (0.27%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 226 (60.59%) Developer
2 61 (16.35%) Java Developer
3 40 (10.72%) Senior Developer
4 38 (10.19%) Software Engineer
5 36 (9.65%) C# Developer
6 27 (7.24%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (6.97%) Programmer
8 22 (5.90%) Scala Developer
9 19 (5.09%) Analyst
10 17 (4.56%) C++ Developer
11 16 (4.29%) Applications Support
11 16 (4.29%) Network Analyst
12 15 (4.02%) .NET Developer
12 15 (4.02%) Senior Java Developer
13 14 (3.75%) Lead Developer
14 13 (3.49%) Python Developer
15 12 (3.22%) Software Developer
15 12 (3.22%) Java Technologist
16 11 (2.95%) JavaScript Developer
17 10 (2.68%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (17.69%) HTML
2 60 (16.09%) .NET
3 49 (13.14%) CSS
4 37 (9.92%) Web Services
5 36 (9.65%) Spring
6 33 (8.85%) XML
7 31 (8.31%) HTML5
8 30 (8.04%) jQuery
9 24 (6.43%) Hibernate
10 19 (5.09%) J2EE
11 17 (4.56%) Middleware
11 17 (4.56%) AngularJS
12 15 (4.02%) CSS3
13 12 (3.22%) RESTful
14 11 (2.95%) Backbone.js
15 10 (2.68%) RabbitMQ
15 10 (2.68%) JSON
15 10 (2.68%) FIX Protocol
16 9 (2.41%) .NET Framework
16 9 (2.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 85 (22.79%) Computer Science
2 73 (19.57%) Algorithms
3 60 (16.09%) Open Source
4 34 (9.12%) Data Structures
5 27 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (7.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 26 (6.97%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (5.36%) Artificial Intelligence
8 18 (4.83%) Fixed Income
9 17 (4.56%) Mathematics
10 15 (4.02%) Derivative
11 12 (3.22%) Mobile App
12 10 (2.68%) Hedge funds
13 9 (2.41%) Reference Data
14 8 (2.14%) Online Games
14 8 (2.14%) Physics
15 6 (1.61%) Smartphone
15 6 (1.61%) Grid Computing
15 6 (1.61%) Clustering
15 6 (1.61%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 86 (23.06%) Linux
2 65 (17.43%) UNIX
3 49 (13.14%) Android
4 40 (10.72%) Apple iOS
5 15 (4.02%) Windows
6 5 (1.34%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.54%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.54%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (42.90%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (26.81%) Software Engineering
3 93 (24.93%) OO
4 83 (22.25%) TDD
5 41 (10.99%) Multithreading
6 37 (9.92%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (9.38%) Scrum
8 32 (8.58%) E-Commerce
9 31 (8.31%) MapReduce
9 31 (8.31%) Analytics
9 31 (8.31%) Android Development
10 25 (6.70%) DevOps
10 25 (6.70%) Unit Testing
11 24 (6.43%) Release Management
11 24 (6.43%) BDD
12 23 (6.17%) Web Development
13 21 (5.63%) iOS Development
14 20 (5.36%) OOP
15 19 (5.09%) Technical Architecture
15 19 (5.09%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 233 (62.47%) Java
2 175 (46.92%) Scala
3 102 (27.35%) Clojure
4 99 (26.54%) SQL
5 85 (22.79%) C#
6 82 (21.98%) JavaScript
7 80 (21.45%) C++
8 68 (18.23%) F#
9 62 (16.62%) Haskell
10 57 (15.28%) Erlang
10 57 (15.28%) Python
11 45 (12.06%) Ruby
12 24 (6.43%) C
13 23 (6.17%) Perl
14 20 (5.36%) Shell Script
14 20 (5.36%) Bash Shell
15 11 (2.95%) Groovy
15 11 (2.95%) Golang
16 9 (2.41%) PHP
17 8 (2.14%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 77 (20.64%) Degree
2 20 (5.36%) PhD
3 16 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (2.68%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.75%) QA
2 6 (1.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.27%) Snort
1 1 (0.27%) Platform Symphony
1 1 (0.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (2.14%) Puppet
3 4 (1.07%) Ansible
4 2 (0.54%) Nagios
Vendors
1 36 (9.65%) Oracle
2 22 (5.90%) Microsoft
3 18 (4.83%) Adobe
4 15 (4.02%) Google
5 12 (3.22%) FatWire
5 12 (3.22%) Endeca
5 12 (3.22%) hybris
6 11 (2.95%) Facebook
7 7 (1.88%) Cloudera
8 6 (1.61%) Cisco
8 6 (1.61%) SAP
9 3 (0.80%) Sybase
9 3 (0.80%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.27%) Apple
10 1 (0.27%) JBoss
10 1 (0.27%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.27%) Atlassian
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