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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Objective Caml (OCaml)
Rank 869 876 838
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -38
Permanent jobs citing OCaml 21 29 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.026% 0.039%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.038% 0.049% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 29
Average salary £82,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £48,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £84,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary - £87,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- +59.09%

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
54822 59619 58061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.68% 52.82% 53.71%
Number of salaries quoted 46621 50138 49950
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OCaml over the 3 months to 30 March 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 30 March 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 +6 21 £82,500 +37.50% 2
London -3 18 £82,500 +37.50% 1
Manchester - 3 - -
North West - 3 - -
City of London - 1 £67,500 -

OCaml
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 26 (78.79%) Finance
1 26 (78.79%) Scala
1 26 (78.79%) Functional Programming
2 24 (72.73%) Computer Science
3 23 (69.70%) C#
3 23 (69.70%) .NET
4 22 (66.67%) F#
5 21 (63.64%) Haskell
6 19 (57.58%) Erlang
7 18 (54.55%) OOD
7 18 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (54.55%) Algorithms
8 16 (48.48%) OO
8 16 (48.48%) Degree
9 15 (45.45%) Java
9 15 (45.45%) OOP
10 14 (42.42%) Investment Management
11 12 (36.36%) Software Engineering
12 11 (33.33%) Python
13 10 (30.30%) Ruby
14 9 (27.27%) Linux
15 8 (24.24%) C++
16 7 (21.21%) Clojure
17 5 (15.15%) vSphere
17 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
17 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
17 5 (15.15%) C
17 5 (15.15%) VB
17 5 (15.15%) VB.NET
17 5 (15.15%) VMware

OCaml
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (9.09%) Facebook Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.03%) Big Data
2 1 (3.03%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (78.79%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Financial Institution
3 3 (9.09%) Electronics
4 2 (6.06%) Games
5 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Developer
2 15 (45.45%) C# Developer
2 15 (45.45%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (30.30%) Software Engineer
4 9 (27.27%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) .NET Technologist
6 1 (3.03%) Scala Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Programmer
6 1 (3.03%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (69.70%) .NET
2 5 (15.15%) Grails
3 2 (6.06%) Spring
3 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.03%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (72.73%) Computer Science
2 18 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (54.55%) Algorithms
3 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
4 4 (12.12%) Physics
4 4 (12.12%) Data Structures
4 4 (12.12%) Derivative
5 2 (6.06%) Online Games
5 2 (6.06%) Open Source
5 2 (6.06%) Hedge funds
6 1 (3.03%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Ubuntu
3 4 (12.12%) UNIX
4 2 (6.06%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) Functional Programming
2 18 (54.55%) OOD
3 16 (48.48%) OO
4 15 (45.45%) OOP
5 14 (42.42%) Investment Management
6 12 (36.36%) Software Engineering
7 5 (15.15%) Algorithmic Trading
8 4 (12.12%) Analytics
9 2 (6.06%) Low Latency
9 2 (6.06%) Multithreading
9 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (6.06%) TDD
9 2 (6.06%) BDD
10 1 (3.03%) Pair Programming
10 1 (3.03%) Domain-Driven Design
10 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
10 1 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (3.03%) Refactoring
10 1 (3.03%) Project Management
10 1 (3.03%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) Scala
2 23 (69.70%) C#
3 22 (66.67%) F#
4 21 (63.64%) Haskell
5 19 (57.58%) Erlang
6 15 (45.45%) Java
7 11 (33.33%) Python
8 10 (30.30%) Ruby
9 8 (24.24%) C++
10 7 (21.21%) Clojure
11 5 (15.15%) C
11 5 (15.15%) VB
11 5 (15.15%) VB.NET
11 5 (15.15%) VB6
12 3 (9.09%) Lisp
13 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
13 2 (6.06%) Perl
14 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
14 1 (3.03%) Tcl
14 1 (3.03%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (15.15%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) VMware
2 3 (9.09%) Facebook
2 3 (9.09%) Twitter
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) Google
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