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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Objective Caml (OCaml)
Rank 851 932 964
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +32
Permanent jobs citing OCaml 26 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.024% 0.010%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.053% 0.047% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 12
Median salary £100,000 £82,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £68,600 £70,750 £53,250
10% offered a salary of more than £200,000 £97,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary - £50,000 £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
48617 55702 57453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.53% 52.44% 50.08%
Number of salaries quoted 41743 47856 49169
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 December 2016 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 5 December 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
(Click see detailed
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 +73 26 £100,000 +21.21% 2
London +75 25 £100,000 +21.21% 1
City of London +21 1 £65,000 -10.34%
Cambridge +15 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire +7 1 - - 1
East of England +1 1 - - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £85,000 -

OCaml
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 53 (79.10%) Functional Programming
2 52 (77.61%) Haskell
2 52 (77.61%) Scala
3 40 (59.70%) Finance
4 32 (47.76%) F#
5 31 (46.27%) Software Engineering
6 30 (44.78%) Erlang
6 30 (44.78%) Java
7 28 (41.79%) C++
8 26 (38.81%) Computer Science
9 25 (37.31%) Clojure
10 24 (35.82%) Degree
11 23 (34.33%) Fintech
12 22 (32.84%) OOP
13 21 (31.34%) C#
13 21 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (29.85%) Analytics
15 18 (26.87%) Derivative
15 18 (26.87%) Python
16 17 (25.37%) OO
16 17 (25.37%) Data Structures
17 16 (23.88%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (23.88%) TDD
18 15 (22.39%) Ruby
19 12 (17.91%) C
19 12 (17.91%) Kotlin
20 11 (16.42%) Cryptocurrency
20 11 (16.42%) Blockchain
20 11 (16.42%) Algorithms
20 11 (16.42%) Bitcoin

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 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) DSL
2 3 (4.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.96%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (8.96%) MongoDB
1 6 (8.96%) MySQL
1 6 (8.96%) NoSQL
1 6 (8.96%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (8.96%) Redis
2 3 (4.48%) Apache Hive
2 3 (4.48%) Big Data
General
1 40 (59.70%) Finance
2 9 (13.43%) Banking
3 4 (5.97%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 40 (59.70%) Developer
2 27 (40.30%) Programmer
3 17 (25.37%) Java Developer
4 12 (17.91%) C++ Developer
5 10 (14.93%) Java Engineer
6 9 (13.43%) Software Engineer
7 8 (11.94%) C Developer
7 8 (11.94%) C/C++ Developer
7 8 (11.94%) Software Developer
8 7 (10.45%) Scala Developer
9 6 (8.96%) Senior Developer
10 5 (7.46%) Software Programmer
11 4 (5.97%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 3 (4.48%) AWS Developer
12 3 (4.48%) F# Developer
12 3 (4.48%) Senior C Developer
12 3 (4.48%) Senior C++ Developer
12 3 (4.48%) Senior Java Developer
12 3 (4.48%) Senior Programmer
12 3 (4.48%) Smart Energy Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) RESTful
2 3 (4.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (38.81%) Computer Science
2 23 (34.33%) Fintech
3 18 (26.87%) Derivative
4 17 (25.37%) Data Structures
5 11 (16.42%) Algorithms
5 11 (16.42%) Bitcoin
5 11 (16.42%) Blockchain
5 11 (16.42%) Cryptocurrency
6 9 (13.43%) N-Tier
7 6 (8.96%) Mathematics
8 3 (4.48%) Internet of Things
8 3 (4.48%) Smart Energy
9 1 (1.49%) Physics
9 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.49%) Linux
1 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (79.10%) Functional Programming
2 31 (46.27%) Software Engineering
3 22 (32.84%) OOP
4 21 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (29.85%) Analytics
6 17 (25.37%) OO
7 16 (23.88%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (23.88%) TDD
8 9 (13.43%) BDD
8 9 (13.43%) Release Management
8 9 (13.43%) Risk Analytics
8 9 (13.43%) SDLC
9 6 (8.96%) API Design
9 6 (8.96%) Performance Optimisation
10 5 (7.46%) OOD
11 3 (4.48%) Multithreading
11 3 (4.48%) Product Management
11 3 (4.48%) Risk Management
12 2 (2.99%) Low Latency
12 2 (2.99%) Proprietary Trading
Programming Languages
1 52 (77.61%) Haskell
1 52 (77.61%) Scala
2 32 (47.76%) F#
3 30 (44.78%) Erlang
3 30 (44.78%) Java
4 28 (41.79%) C++
5 25 (37.31%) Clojure
6 21 (31.34%) C#
7 18 (26.87%) Python
8 15 (22.39%) Ruby
9 12 (17.91%) C
9 12 (17.91%) Kotlin
10 6 (8.96%) Lisp
11 3 (4.48%) SQL
12 1 (1.49%) AppleScript
12 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.49%) Lua
12 1 (1.49%) Perl
12 1 (1.49%) PHP
12 1 (1.49%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 24 (35.82%) Degree
2 7 (10.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) QA
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £150000 - £250000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago