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

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Objective Caml (OCaml)
Rank 883 907 850
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -57
Permanent jobs citing OCaml 25 22 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.018% 0.030%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.044% 0.035% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 23
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 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £81,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary - - £55,000

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
56471 63654 59392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.86% 52.68% 53.41%
Number of salaries quoted 48022 53665 50915
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 £65,000 £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 20 April 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 20 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +30 25 £82,500 +37.50% 2
London +24 22 £82,500 +37.50% 2
Manchester - 3 - -
North West - 3 - -
City of London +20 2 £68,750 -1.78% 1

OCaml
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 31 (81.58%) Scala
1 31 (81.58%) Functional Programming
2 30 (78.95%) Finance
3 29 (76.32%) Computer Science
4 27 (71.05%) F#
4 27 (71.05%) C#
5 26 (68.42%) .NET
6 25 (65.79%) Haskell
7 23 (60.53%) Erlang
8 22 (57.89%) OOD
8 22 (57.89%) Algorithms
9 21 (55.26%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (50.00%) OO
11 18 (47.37%) OOP
11 18 (47.37%) Degree
12 17 (44.74%) Java
13 16 (42.11%) Investment Management
14 15 (39.47%) Software Engineering
15 11 (28.95%) Python
16 10 (26.32%) Linux
16 10 (26.32%) Ruby
17 9 (23.68%) C++
17 9 (23.68%) Clojure
18 7 (18.42%) Algorithmic Trading
19 6 (15.79%) Mathematics
20 5 (13.16%) Grails
20 5 (13.16%) VB6
20 5 (13.16%) Ubuntu
20 5 (13.16%) Derivative
20 5 (13.16%) C

OCaml
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 (7.89%) Facebook Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.63%) Big Data
2 1 (2.63%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 30 (78.95%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Financial Institution
3 3 (7.89%) Electronics
3 3 (7.89%) Games
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (71.05%) Developer
2 18 (47.37%) C# Developer
2 18 (47.37%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Software Engineer
4 9 (23.68%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Java Programmer
6 2 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Programmer
7 1 (2.63%) .NET Technologist
7 1 (2.63%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (68.42%) .NET
2 5 (13.16%) Grails
3 3 (7.89%) Spring
3 3 (7.89%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.63%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 29 (76.32%) Computer Science
2 22 (57.89%) Algorithms
3 21 (55.26%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (15.79%) Mathematics
5 5 (13.16%) Data Structures
5 5 (13.16%) Derivative
6 4 (10.53%) Physics
7 3 (7.89%) Online Games
7 3 (7.89%) Hedge funds
8 2 (5.26%) Open Source
9 1 (2.63%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Linux
2 5 (13.16%) Ubuntu
2 5 (13.16%) UNIX
3 2 (5.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (81.58%) Functional Programming
2 22 (57.89%) OOD
3 19 (50.00%) OO
4 18 (47.37%) OOP
5 16 (42.11%) Investment Management
6 15 (39.47%) Software Engineering
7 7 (18.42%) Algorithmic Trading
8 5 (13.16%) Analytics
9 3 (7.89%) Multithreading
9 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (7.89%) TDD
9 3 (7.89%) BDD
10 2 (5.26%) Pair Programming
10 2 (5.26%) Low Latency
11 1 (2.63%) Domain-Driven Design
11 1 (2.63%) Business Analysis
11 1 (2.63%) Technical Architecture
11 1 (2.63%) Refactoring
11 1 (2.63%) Project Management
11 1 (2.63%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 31 (81.58%) Scala
2 27 (71.05%) F#
2 27 (71.05%) C#
3 25 (65.79%) Haskell
4 23 (60.53%) Erlang
5 17 (44.74%) Java
6 11 (28.95%) Python
7 10 (26.32%) Ruby
8 9 (23.68%) C++
8 9 (23.68%) Clojure
9 5 (13.16%) C
9 5 (13.16%) VB
9 5 (13.16%) VB.NET
9 5 (13.16%) VB6
10 3 (7.89%) Lisp
10 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
11 2 (5.26%) Perl
12 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
12 1 (2.63%) Tcl
12 1 (2.63%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (13.16%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) VMware
2 3 (7.89%) Facebook
2 3 (7.89%) Twitter
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) Google
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 6 days ago