The table below looks at the statistics for OCaml skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCaml over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Objective Caml (OCaml)
Rank 900 849 855
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +6
Permanent jobs citing OCaml 4 30 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.028% 0.046%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.007% 0.052% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 4 30 38
Average salary £75,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary - £40,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
- -37.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
57296 57874 61598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.36% 53.49% 53.59%
Number of salaries quoted 48223 49875 53803
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

OCaml
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OCaml within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

OCaml Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OCaml
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OCaml within the UK.

OCaml Salary Trend in the UK

OCaml
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCaml within the UK over the 3 months to 21 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London -31 4 £75,000 +42.85% 4
England -42 4 £75,000 +50.00% 4

OCaml
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing OCaml 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 OCaml.

1 9 (100.00%) Haskell
1 9 (100.00%) Scala
2 8 (88.89%) Erlang
3 7 (77.78%) Linux
4 6 (66.67%) Ruby
4 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 5 (55.56%) F#
5 5 (55.56%) Functional Programming
6 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (44.44%) Mercurial
6 4 (44.44%) LXC
6 4 (44.44%) Lisp
6 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
6 4 (44.44%) Debian
6 4 (44.44%) Python
6 4 (44.44%) CentOS
6 4 (44.44%) Puppet
6 4 (44.44%) Bazaar
6 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
6 4 (44.44%) Nagios
6 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
6 4 (44.44%) Xen
7 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 3 (33.33%) Online Games
7 3 (33.33%) Spring
7 3 (33.33%) Clojure
7 3 (33.33%) BDD
7 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
7 3 (33.33%) UNIX
7 3 (33.33%) Java

OCaml
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing OCaml 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 OCaml. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) Big Data
2 2 (22.22%) Hazelcast
2 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) Mercurial
2 4 (44.44%) Bazaar
3 2 (22.22%) Maven
3 2 (22.22%) Subversion
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Spring
1 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) J2EE
2 2 (22.22%) JDBC
2 2 (22.22%) JSP
2 2 (22.22%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) XSL
2 2 (22.22%) XSLT
2 2 (22.22%) Java EE
3 1 (11.11%) Java SE
3 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (11.11%) JMS
3 1 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 3 (33.33%) Online Games
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Algorithms
2 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Debian
2 4 (44.44%) CentOS
2 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Functional Programming
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) OOD
4 2 (22.22%) OOP
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Investment Management
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Haskell
1 9 (100.00%) Scala
2 8 (88.89%) Erlang
3 6 (66.67%) Ruby
4 5 (55.56%) F#
5 4 (44.44%) Lisp
5 4 (44.44%) Python
6 3 (33.33%) Clojure
6 3 (33.33%) Java
6 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
7 2 (22.22%) C#
7 2 (22.22%) C++
7 2 (22.22%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) LXC
1 4 (44.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
1 4 (44.44%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Google
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-75k base + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago