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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Objective Caml (OCaml)
Rank 874 822 830
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +8
Permanent jobs citing OCaml 12 50 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.048% 0.041%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.023% 0.090% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 12 45 33
Average salary £73,750 £57,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.26% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £41,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -7.69%

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
53291 55423 59871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.45% 53.32% 54.94%
Number of salaries quoted 45774 46671 52659
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OCaml over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 within the UK.

OCaml Salary Histogram in the UK

OCaml
Top 5 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 23 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 -25 12 £73,750 +34.09% 2
London -34 11 £82,500 +50.00% 2
City of London - 2 £56,250 - 1
North West - 1 £50,000 -
Manchester - 1 £50,000 -

OCaml
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 15 (88.24%) Scala
2 14 (82.35%) Haskell
3 12 (70.59%) Erlang
4 11 (64.71%) Functional Programming
5 10 (58.82%) F#
5 10 (58.82%) Finance
6 9 (52.94%) C#
6 9 (52.94%) OO
6 9 (52.94%) Computer Science
7 8 (47.06%) Investment Management
7 8 (47.06%) OOP
7 8 (47.06%) .NET
7 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (41.18%) Algorithms
8 7 (41.18%) Linux
8 7 (41.18%) Python
8 7 (41.18%) OOD
9 6 (35.29%) CentOS
9 6 (35.29%) Ruby
10 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
11 4 (23.53%) Mercurial
11 4 (23.53%) Bazaar
11 4 (23.53%) Puppet
11 4 (23.53%) Ubuntu
11 4 (23.53%) Xen
11 4 (23.53%) Lisp
11 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
11 4 (23.53%) Debian
11 4 (23.53%) Nagios
11 4 (23.53%) LXC

OCaml
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.88%) Big Data
1 1 (5.88%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) Mercurial
2 4 (23.53%) Bazaar
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (47.06%) C# Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Technologist
6 1 (5.88%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.88%) WinForms
2 1 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Computer Science
2 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (41.18%) Algorithms
4 2 (11.76%) Open Source
5 1 (5.88%) Xbox
5 1 (5.88%) Hedge funds
5 1 (5.88%) Online Games
5 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.88%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) CentOS
3 4 (23.53%) Ubuntu
3 4 (23.53%) Debian
4 3 (17.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Functional Programming
2 9 (52.94%) OO
3 8 (47.06%) Investment Management
3 8 (47.06%) OOP
4 7 (41.18%) OOD
5 3 (17.65%) Algorithmic Trading
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) Low Latency
7 1 (5.88%) Project Management
7 1 (5.88%) Scrum
7 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.88%) TDD
7 1 (5.88%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (5.88%) BDD
7 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
7 1 (5.88%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) Scala
2 14 (82.35%) Haskell
3 12 (70.59%) Erlang
4 10 (58.82%) F#
5 9 (52.94%) C#
6 7 (41.18%) Python
7 6 (35.29%) Ruby
8 4 (23.53%) Lisp
9 2 (11.76%) Clojure
9 2 (11.76%) Perl
9 2 (11.76%) Java
10 1 (5.88%) Tcl
10 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
10 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
10 1 (5.88%) C++
10 1 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Xen
1 4 (23.53%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Puppet
1 4 (23.53%) Nagios
1 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Google
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 6 days ago