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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Objective Caml (OCaml)
Rank 894 927 879
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -48
Permanent jobs citing OCaml 21 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.004% 0.011%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.037% 0.008% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 9
Average salary £82,500 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.92% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary - - £42,500

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
56293 60535 57178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.37% 51.69% 52.56%
Number of salaries quoted 47956 51377 49062
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 30 July 2015 within the UK.

OCaml Salary Histogram in the UK

OCaml
Top 3 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 30 July 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 +51 21 £82,500 +26.92% 2
London +48 21 £82,500 +26.92% 2
City of London +37 1 - -

OCaml
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 40 (83.33%) Finance
1 40 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 39 (81.25%) Scala
2 39 (81.25%) Functional Programming
3 38 (79.17%) C#
4 36 (75.00%) F#
5 34 (70.83%) Algorithms
5 34 (70.83%) OOD
6 31 (64.58%) .NET
7 28 (58.33%) Degree
8 27 (56.25%) Java
9 26 (54.17%) Haskell
9 26 (54.17%) Erlang
10 24 (50.00%) OO
11 23 (47.92%) Analytical Skills
12 22 (45.83%) C++
13 20 (41.67%) OOP
13 20 (41.67%) Software Engineering
14 16 (33.33%) Clojure
15 14 (29.17%) Analytics
15 14 (29.17%) Data Structures
15 14 (29.17%) Derivative
15 14 (29.17%) Financial Institution
16 13 (27.08%) Investment Management
17 11 (22.92%) C
17 11 (22.92%) Python
18 10 (20.83%) Linux
18 10 (20.83%) Ruby
19 7 (14.58%) VMware
19 7 (14.58%) VB6

OCaml
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.25%) Facebook Platform
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
General
1 40 (83.33%) Finance
2 14 (29.17%) Financial Institution
3 4 (8.33%) Electronics
4 2 (4.17%) Games
5 1 (2.08%) Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Marketing
5 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (75.00%) Developer
2 19 (39.58%) C# Developer
2 19 (39.58%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 10 (20.83%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Programmer
7 3 (6.25%) C++ Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Java Programmer
9 1 (2.08%) SharePoint Architect
9 1 (2.08%) Principle Consultant
9 1 (2.08%) Architect
9 1 (2.08%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (64.58%) .NET
2 7 (14.58%) Grails
3 2 (4.17%) Hibernate
3 2 (4.17%) Spring
4 1 (2.08%) Ajax
4 1 (2.08%) WCF
4 1 (2.08%) WPF
4 1 (2.08%) Silverlight
4 1 (2.08%) ADO.NET
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.08%) Web Services
4 1 (2.08%) XSLT
4 1 (2.08%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 40 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 34 (70.83%) Algorithms
3 23 (47.92%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (29.17%) Data Structures
4 14 (29.17%) Derivative
5 7 (14.58%) Hedge funds
6 5 (10.42%) Mathematics
7 3 (6.25%) Physics
8 2 (4.17%) Online Games
9 1 (2.08%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Linux
2 7 (14.58%) Ubuntu
3 2 (4.17%) UNIX
4 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (81.25%) Functional Programming
2 34 (70.83%) OOD
3 24 (50.00%) OO
4 20 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 20 (41.67%) OOP
5 14 (29.17%) Analytics
6 13 (27.08%) Investment Management
7 5 (10.42%) Algorithmic Trading
8 2 (4.17%) Multithreading
8 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.17%) TDD
8 2 (4.17%) Pair Programming
8 2 (4.17%) BDD
9 1 (2.08%) Content Management
9 1 (2.08%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.08%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.08%) Open Source
9 1 (2.08%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (2.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (81.25%) Scala
2 38 (79.17%) C#
3 36 (75.00%) F#
4 27 (56.25%) Java
5 26 (54.17%) Haskell
5 26 (54.17%) Erlang
6 22 (45.83%) C++
7 16 (33.33%) Clojure
8 11 (22.92%) C
8 11 (22.92%) Python
9 10 (20.83%) Ruby
10 7 (14.58%) VB6
10 7 (14.58%) VB
10 7 (14.58%) VB.NET
11 3 (6.25%) Lisp
12 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
13 1 (2.08%) Perl
13 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (58.33%) Degree
2 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) MCP
3 1 (2.08%) MCSD
3 1 (2.08%) MCDBA
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.08%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (14.58%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) VMware
2 3 (6.25%) Facebook
2 3 (6.25%) Twitter
3 1 (2.08%) SAP
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
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