The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Programming skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Programming over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Programming
Rank 500 607 858
Rank change year-on-year
+107 +251
Permanent jobs citing Functional Programming 467 385 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.35% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.40% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 414 333 100
Median salary £68,750 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -13.63%

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
84067 95471 97586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.24% 87.53% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 69978 78940 78095
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Functional Programming
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Functional Programming as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Programming within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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 trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +116 455 £70,000 +12.00% 65
London +99 369 £72,500 +3.57% 44
City of London +30 47 £80,000 +8.47% 5
South West +1 26 £42,500 -10.52% 2
South East +42 16 £57,500 - 5
Bristol +12 16 £40,000 -20.00%
Canary Wharf - 14 £72,500 -
West Midlands +1 13 £60,000 -4.00% 2
Staffordshire +6 12 £60,000 -4.00% 2
North West +15 10 £57,500 - 2
Stoke-on-Trent +1 10 £60,000 -4.00% 2
Manchester +8 9 £57,500 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £35,000 - 5
Tyne and Wear - 9 £35,000 - 5
North East - 9 £35,000 - 5
Yorkshire +25 6 £42,500 +70.00% 2
East of England +22 6 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Berkshire - 6 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 6 £70,000 - 2
North Yorkshire +11 5 £42,500 +30.76%
Cambridgeshire +11 5 £45,000 - 3
Cambridge +5 5 £45,000 - 3
Cardiff +3 5 £45,000 -18.18%
South Wales -3 5 £45,000 -18.18%
Wales -9 5 £45,000 -18.18%
Devon - 5 £42,500 - 2
Maidenhead - 5 £50,000 -
Harrogate - 5 £42,500 -
Bath -11 4 £42,500 -10.52%
Somerset -11 4 £42,500 -10.52%

Functional Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Functional Programming also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Functional Programming.

1 482 (60.40%) Java
2 476 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
3 372 (46.62%) Scala
4 307 (38.47%) Software Engineering
5 299 (37.47%) TDD
6 227 (28.45%) OO
7 216 (27.07%) JavaScript
8 207 (25.94%) Finance
9 192 (24.06%) NoSQL
10 176 (22.06%) REST
11 167 (20.93%) C#
12 166 (20.80%) Computer Science
13 161 (20.18%) Python
14 155 (19.42%) Linux
14 155 (19.42%) SQL
14 155 (19.42%) Haskell
15 149 (18.67%) AngularJS
16 146 (18.30%) HTML
17 145 (18.17%) CSS
18 136 (17.04%) Big Data
19 134 (16.79%) Erlang
20 133 (16.67%) BDD
21 127 (15.91%) Scrum
22 123 (15.41%) Spring
22 123 (15.41%) C++
23 121 (15.16%) Amazon AWS
24 119 (14.91%) Web Services
25 115 (14.41%) Continuous Integration
26 113 (14.16%) Git (software)
27 110 (13.78%) .NET

Functional Programming
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 101 (12.66%) Apache Spark
2 44 (5.51%) Elasticsearch
3 30 (3.76%) Apache
4 19 (2.38%) Tomcat
5 9 (1.13%) Apache Solr
5 9 (1.13%) Confluence
6 6 (0.75%) Jetty
7 5 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (0.50%) GemFire
8 4 (0.50%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (0.38%) Apache Pig
9 3 (0.38%) CMS
9 3 (0.38%) JBoss
9 3 (0.38%) Mule
9 3 (0.38%) Mule ESB
10 2 (0.25%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.25%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.25%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.13%) WildFly
Applications
1 24 (3.01%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (1.00%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.38%) MS Office
4 2 (0.25%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.13%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 3 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.25%) Magento
3 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 121 (15.16%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (3.88%) GitHub
3 28 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (3.01%) Google Cloud Platform
5 22 (2.76%) Google Compute Engine
6 19 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (1.38%) IaaS
8 9 (1.13%) SaaS
9 8 (1.00%) AWS Lambda
10 7 (0.88%) Heroku
11 6 (0.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 4 (0.50%) Amazon Kinesis
12 4 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.25%) iTunes
13 2 (0.25%) Office 365
14 1 (0.13%) AdWords
14 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
14 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (5.39%) TCP/IP
2 37 (4.64%) HTTP
3 27 (3.38%) Internet
4 10 (1.25%) ICMP
5 5 (0.63%) SSL
6 4 (0.50%) Skype
7 3 (0.38%) SMS
8 1 (0.13%) DSL
8 1 (0.13%) Firewall
8 1 (0.13%) Intranet
8 1 (0.13%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (24.06%) NoSQL
2 136 (17.04%) Big Data
3 87 (10.90%) Apache Cassandra
4 74 (9.27%) MySQL
5 73 (9.15%) Hadoop
6 68 (8.52%) MongoDB
7 61 (7.64%) Relational Database
8 41 (5.14%) PostgreSQL
9 34 (4.26%) SQL Server
10 25 (3.13%) Apache Hive
10 25 (3.13%) RDBMS
11 24 (3.01%) HBase
12 17 (2.13%) Redis
13 9 (1.13%) Neo4j
14 8 (1.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 6 (0.75%) Data Lake
15 6 (0.75%) KDB
16 5 (0.63%) Riak
17 4 (0.50%) Data Mining
17 4 (0.50%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 113 (14.16%) Git (software)
2 89 (11.15%) Maven
3 78 (9.77%) Jenkins
4 70 (8.77%) JUnit
5 37 (4.64%) Selenium
6 24 (3.01%) Mockito
7 23 (2.88%) Ant
7 23 (2.88%) Gradle
8 21 (2.63%) Mocha
9 20 (2.51%) Cucumber
10 18 (2.26%) Protractor
11 17 (2.13%) gulp
11 17 (2.13%) Karma Test Runner
12 16 (2.01%) Jasmine
12 16 (2.01%) JIRA
13 14 (1.75%) Codeship
13 14 (1.75%) Grunt
13 14 (1.75%) TeamCity
13 14 (1.75%) Vagrant
14 11 (1.38%) WebDriver
General
1 207 (25.94%) Finance
2 94 (11.78%) Banking
3 50 (6.27%) Investment Banking
4 38 (4.76%) Marketing
5 35 (4.39%) Front Office
6 18 (2.26%) Telecoms
7 17 (2.13%) Games
8 14 (1.75%) Retail
9 11 (1.38%) Welsh Language
10 9 (1.13%) Back Office
11 5 (0.63%) Electronics
11 5 (0.63%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.38%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.25%) Advertising
13 2 (0.25%) Law
13 2 (0.25%) Legal
14 1 (0.13%) Automotive
14 1 (0.13%) Military
14 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 609 (76.32%) Developer
2 233 (29.20%) Java Developer
3 152 (19.05%) Scala Developer
4 144 (18.05%) Senior Developer
5 107 (13.41%) Software Engineer
6 71 (8.90%) Java Scala Developer
7 66 (8.27%) C# Developer
8 64 (8.02%) Senior Java Developer
9 57 (7.14%) .NET Developer
9 57 (7.14%) Python Developer
10 49 (6.14%) C# .NET Developer
11 39 (4.89%) Programmer
12 37 (4.64%) Java Engineer
13 36 (4.51%) Senior Software Engineer
14 33 (4.14%) C++ Developer
15 30 (3.76%) JavaScript Developer
15 30 (3.76%) Lead Developer
16 29 (3.63%) Senior Scala Developer
17 27 (3.38%) Angular Developer
17 27 (3.38%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (22.06%) REST
2 149 (18.67%) AngularJS
3 146 (18.30%) HTML
4 145 (18.17%) CSS
5 123 (15.41%) Spring
6 119 (14.91%) Web Services
7 110 (13.78%) .NET
8 103 (12.91%) Node.js
9 92 (11.53%) Akka
10 81 (10.15%) Hibernate
11 79 (9.90%) HTML5
12 68 (8.52%) RESTful
13 56 (7.02%) React
14 53 (6.64%) JSON
15 41 (5.14%) CSS3
15 41 (5.14%) XML
16 40 (5.01%) Play Framework
17 36 (4.51%) J2EE
18 34 (4.26%) Kafka
19 30 (3.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 166 (20.80%) Computer Science
2 85 (10.65%) Algorithms
3 75 (9.40%) Data Structures
4 63 (7.89%) Mathematics
5 46 (5.76%) Enterprise Software
6 45 (5.64%) Derivative
7 44 (5.51%) Hedge funds
8 42 (5.26%) Fintech
9 33 (4.14%) Statistics
10 26 (3.26%) Blockchain
11 24 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
12 23 (2.88%) User Experience
13 21 (2.63%) Mobile App
14 19 (2.38%) Physics
15 18 (2.26%) Cryptocurrency
15 18 (2.26%) Equities
16 17 (2.13%) Artificial Intelligence
17 16 (2.01%) Digital Media
18 14 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 14 (1.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 155 (19.42%) Linux
2 61 (7.64%) Unix
3 33 (4.14%) Windows
4 27 (3.38%) Apple iOS
5 18 (2.26%) Android
6 11 (1.38%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.25%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 476 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
2 307 (38.47%) Software Engineering
3 299 (37.47%) TDD
4 227 (28.45%) OO
5 133 (16.67%) BDD
6 127 (15.91%) Scrum
7 115 (14.41%) Continuous Integration
8 97 (12.16%) Microservices
9 96 (12.03%) Open Source
10 88 (11.03%) Multithreading
11 79 (9.90%) Analytics
12 78 (9.77%) Continuous Delivery
13 77 (9.65%) MVC
14 68 (8.52%) OOP
15 62 (7.77%) Low Latency
16 61 (7.64%) Pair Programming
17 60 (7.52%) Kanban
17 60 (7.52%) Unit Testing
18 59 (7.39%) DevOps
19 55 (6.89%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 482 (60.40%) Java
2 372 (46.62%) Scala
3 216 (27.07%) JavaScript
4 167 (20.93%) C#
5 161 (20.18%) Python
6 155 (19.42%) Haskell
6 155 (19.42%) SQL
7 134 (16.79%) Erlang
8 123 (15.41%) C++
9 98 (12.28%) F#
10 90 (11.28%) Clojure
11 73 (9.15%) C
12 68 (8.52%) Ruby
13 64 (8.02%) OCaml
14 58 (7.27%) Go
15 31 (3.88%) ES6
16 26 (3.26%) Bash Shell
17 22 (2.76%) CoffeeScript
18 20 (2.51%) Lisp
18 20 (2.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 108 (13.53%) Degree
2 11 (1.38%) PhD
3 1 (0.13%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.13%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.13%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (0.13%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 74 (9.27%) Docker
2 16 (2.01%) HDFS
3 8 (1.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.13%) etcd
5 1 (0.13%) KVM
5 1 (0.13%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 42 (5.26%) Ansible
2 20 (2.51%) Puppet
3 16 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (1.25%) Mesos
5 6 (0.75%) Kibana
5 6 (0.75%) logstash
6 4 (0.50%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.38%) Grafana
8 1 (0.13%) Consul
8 1 (0.13%) Oozie
Vendors
1 32 (4.01%) Microsoft
2 29 (3.63%) ServiceNow
3 26 (3.26%) Google
4 16 (2.01%) Oracle
5 13 (1.63%) Atlassian
6 8 (1.00%) Splunk
7 4 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.50%) Sybase
7 4 (0.50%) Twitter
8 3 (0.38%) AppDynamics
8 3 (0.38%) MapR
8 3 (0.38%) Rackspace
8 3 (0.38%) SAP
9 2 (0.25%) hybris
10 1 (0.13%) Cisco
10 1 (0.13%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.13%) HP
10 1 (0.13%) IBM
10 1 (0.13%) Sitecore
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Salary: From £45,000 to £90,000 per annum
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Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
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