The table below looks at the statistics for OCaml skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCaml over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Objective Caml (OCaml)
UK
Rank 828 901 933
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +32
Permanent jobs citing OCaml 31 29 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.029% 0.013%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.068% 0.056% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 13
Median salary £200,000 £82,500 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+142.42% -
UK excluding London median salary - - £50,000

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
45304 51792 52363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.89% 52.30% 50.46%
Number of salaries quoted 38888 44659 44919
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OCaml
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing OCaml as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 January 2017 within the UK.

OCaml Salary Histogram in the UK

OCaml
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCaml within the UK over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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 +69 31 £200,000 +142.42% 3
London +52 28 £200,000 +142.42% 2
East of England - 3 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 - - 1
City of London +23 2 £65,000 -7.14% 2
Canary Wharf - 2 £77,500 -
Cambridge - 1 - - 1

OCaml
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing OCaml 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 OCaml.

1 60 (85.71%) Haskell
2 51 (72.86%) Scala
3 48 (68.57%) F#
3 48 (68.57%) Functional Programming
4 33 (47.14%) Clojure
5 32 (45.71%) Python
6 31 (44.29%) Fintech
7 29 (41.43%) Software Engineering
8 27 (38.57%) Finance
8 27 (38.57%) Erlang
9 25 (35.71%) Degree
10 22 (31.43%) Computer Science
10 22 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (31.43%) C++
11 21 (30.00%) Java
12 20 (28.57%) OOP
12 20 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (28.57%) Analytics
13 19 (27.14%) DSL
14 18 (25.71%) C#
15 17 (24.29%) TDD
16 16 (22.86%) Ruby
16 16 (22.86%) Derivative
17 15 (21.43%) Data Structures
18 13 (18.57%) OO
19 10 (14.29%) PhD
19 10 (14.29%) Banking
19 10 (14.29%) Release Management
19 10 (14.29%) BDD
19 10 (14.29%) SDLC

OCaml
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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (27.14%) DSL
2 3 (4.29%) Internet
3 1 (1.43%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.43%) Intranet
3 1 (1.43%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (8.57%) MongoDB
1 6 (8.57%) MySQL
1 6 (8.57%) NoSQL
1 6 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (8.57%) Redis
2 3 (4.29%) Apache Hive
2 3 (4.29%) Big Data
General
1 27 (38.57%) Finance
2 10 (14.29%) Banking
3 4 (5.71%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (48.57%) Programmer
2 32 (45.71%) Developer
3 14 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 11 (15.71%) Software Engineer
5 9 (12.86%) Software Developer
6 8 (11.43%) Java Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) C++ Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) Lead Programmer
8 5 (7.14%) Software Programmer
9 4 (5.71%) C Developer
9 4 (5.71%) C/C++ Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.29%) AWS Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Scala Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Smart Energy Developer
11 2 (2.86%) F# Developer
12 1 (1.43%) Linux Developer
12 1 (1.43%) Mobile Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.57%) RESTful
2 3 (4.29%) Web Services
3 1 (1.43%) CSS
3 1 (1.43%) HTML
3 1 (1.43%) HTML5
3 1 (1.43%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 31 (44.29%) Fintech
2 22 (31.43%) Computer Science
3 16 (22.86%) Derivative
4 15 (21.43%) Data Structures
5 9 (12.86%) N-Tier
6 8 (11.43%) Bitcoin
6 8 (11.43%) Blockchain
6 8 (11.43%) Cryptocurrency
7 6 (8.57%) Algorithms
8 3 (4.29%) Internet of Things
8 3 (4.29%) Smart Energy
9 2 (2.86%) Data Centre
9 2 (2.86%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.43%) Device Driver
10 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.29%) Linux
2 2 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (1.43%) Android
3 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (68.57%) Functional Programming
2 29 (41.43%) Software Engineering
3 22 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (28.57%) Analytics
4 20 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (28.57%) OOP
5 17 (24.29%) TDD
6 13 (18.57%) OO
7 10 (14.29%) BDD
7 10 (14.29%) Release Management
7 10 (14.29%) SDLC
8 9 (12.86%) Performance Optimisation
8 9 (12.86%) Risk Analytics
9 6 (8.57%) API Design
10 3 (4.29%) Multithreading
10 3 (4.29%) Open Source
10 3 (4.29%) Product Management
11 2 (2.86%) Low Latency
11 2 (2.86%) Proprietary Trading
11 2 (2.86%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 60 (85.71%) Haskell
2 51 (72.86%) Scala
3 48 (68.57%) F#
4 33 (47.14%) Clojure
5 32 (45.71%) Python
6 27 (38.57%) Erlang
7 22 (31.43%) C++
8 21 (30.00%) Java
9 18 (25.71%) C#
10 16 (22.86%) Ruby
11 9 (12.86%) C
12 8 (11.43%) Kotlin
13 6 (8.57%) Lisp
14 3 (4.29%) SQL
15 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
16 1 (1.43%) AppleScript
16 1 (1.43%) Perl
16 1 (1.43%) PHP
16 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
16 1 (1.43%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 25 (35.71%) Degree
2 10 (14.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) QEMU
1 1 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
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