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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Objective Caml (OCaml)
Rank 889 856 850
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -6
Permanent jobs citing OCaml 5 21 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.020% 0.034%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.009% 0.037% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 26
Average salary £75,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary - £40,500 -

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
57914 56515 63065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.72% 52.89% 53.67%
Number of salaries quoted 48523 48765 55307
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,756 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
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 22 September 2014. 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 -9 5 £75,000 +50.00% 2
London -16 5 £75,000 +36.36% 2
City of London -2 1 £65,000 +13.04% 1

OCaml
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Haskell
1 11 (100.00%) Scala
2 10 (90.91%) Erlang
3 8 (72.73%) Linux
4 7 (63.64%) F#
4 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
4 7 (63.64%) Functional Programming
5 6 (54.55%) Ruby
6 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
7 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (36.36%) TDD
7 4 (36.36%) Spring
7 4 (36.36%) Ubuntu
7 4 (36.36%) Xen
7 4 (36.36%) CentOS
7 4 (36.36%) Bazaar
7 4 (36.36%) Clojure
7 4 (36.36%) BDD
7 4 (36.36%) Puppet
7 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
7 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
7 4 (36.36%) Online Games
7 4 (36.36%) Lisp
7 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
7 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
7 4 (36.36%) Nagios
7 4 (36.36%) Finance
7 4 (36.36%) Games
7 4 (36.36%) Debian
7 4 (36.36%) Hibernate

OCaml
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 3 (27.27%) Big Data
2 3 (27.27%) Hazelcast
2 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 4 (36.36%) Bazaar
2 4 (36.36%) Mercurial
3 2 (18.18%) Subversion
3 2 (18.18%) Maven
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Spring
1 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) Java EE
3 2 (18.18%) J2EE
3 2 (18.18%) JDBC
3 2 (18.18%) JSP
3 2 (18.18%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) XSL
3 2 (18.18%) XSLT
4 1 (9.09%) JMS
4 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (9.09%) Java SE
4 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
1 4 (36.36%) Online Games
2 3 (27.27%) Open Source
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 1 (9.09%) Hedge funds
3 1 (9.09%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Ubuntu
2 4 (36.36%) CentOS
2 4 (36.36%) Debian
2 4 (36.36%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Functional Programming
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) BDD
3 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
4 3 (27.27%) OOD
4 3 (27.27%) OOP
4 3 (27.27%) OO
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Investment Management
5 2 (18.18%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Haskell
1 11 (100.00%) Scala
2 10 (90.91%) Erlang
3 7 (63.64%) F#
4 6 (54.55%) Ruby
5 4 (36.36%) Clojure
5 4 (36.36%) Lisp
5 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
5 4 (36.36%) Python
5 4 (36.36%) Java
6 3 (27.27%) C#
6 3 (27.27%) C++
7 2 (18.18%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
1 4 (36.36%) Nagios
1 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) Google
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago