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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Objective Caml (OCaml)
Rank 904 927 891
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -36
Permanent jobs citing OCaml 31 10 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.009% 0.044%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.059% 0.019% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 29 9 41
Average salary £82,500 £82,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £60,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £87,500

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
52734 53572 56146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.07% 50.33% 53.34%
Number of salaries quoted 45496 46036 47133
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 10 February 2016 within the UK.

OCaml Salary Histogram 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 10 February 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
(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 +41 31 £82,500 - 5
London +30 31 £82,500 - 5
City of London +60 8 £70,000 +16.66% 1

OCaml
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 53 (96.36%) Functional Programming
2 44 (80.00%) Scala
3 43 (78.18%) C#
3 43 (78.18%) C++
4 41 (74.55%) Algorithms
5 40 (72.73%) Finance
6 35 (63.64%) Computer Science
7 34 (61.82%) Erlang
7 34 (61.82%) F#
8 31 (56.36%) OOD
8 31 (56.36%) OO
9 28 (50.91%) Haskell
10 26 (47.27%) Java
11 22 (40.00%) Data Structures
12 19 (34.55%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (34.55%) .NET
12 19 (34.55%) OOP
12 19 (34.55%) Derivative
13 17 (30.91%) Investment Management
14 15 (27.27%) Degree
14 15 (27.27%) Clojure
15 14 (25.45%) Python
16 13 (23.64%) Software Engineering
17 12 (21.82%) Analytics
18 9 (16.36%) Low Latency
18 9 (16.36%) Proprietary Trading
18 9 (16.36%) Ruby
18 9 (16.36%) C
19 8 (14.55%) Financial Institution
20 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development

OCaml
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (5.45%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
General
1 40 (72.73%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (83.64%) Developer
2 18 (32.73%) C# Developer
2 18 (32.73%) F# Developer
3 16 (29.09%) C++ Developer
4 13 (23.64%) .NET Developer
4 13 (23.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (16.36%) Programmer
6 7 (12.73%) C Developer
6 7 (12.73%) C/C++ Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Software Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.64%) C++ Programmer
9 2 (3.64%) Erlang Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Python Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Software Programmer
10 1 (1.82%) .NET Programmer
10 1 (1.82%) C# Programmer
10 1 (1.82%) Python Programmer
10 1 (1.82%) Python Software Engineer
10 1 (1.82%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (34.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 41 (74.55%) Algorithms
2 35 (63.64%) Computer Science
3 22 (40.00%) Data Structures
4 19 (34.55%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (34.55%) Derivative
5 5 (9.09%) Blockchain
6 3 (5.45%) Bitcoin
7 2 (3.64%) Cryptocurrency
8 1 (1.82%) Fintech
8 1 (1.82%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Linux
1 3 (5.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (96.36%) Functional Programming
2 31 (56.36%) OO
2 31 (56.36%) OOD
3 19 (34.55%) OOP
4 17 (30.91%) Investment Management
5 13 (23.64%) Software Engineering
6 12 (21.82%) Analytics
7 9 (16.36%) Low Latency
7 9 (16.36%) Proprietary Trading
8 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (12.73%) Open Source
9 4 (7.27%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 44 (80.00%) Scala
2 43 (78.18%) C#
2 43 (78.18%) C++
3 34 (61.82%) Erlang
3 34 (61.82%) F#
4 28 (50.91%) Haskell
5 26 (47.27%) Java
6 15 (27.27%) Clojure
7 14 (25.45%) Python
8 9 (16.36%) C
8 9 (16.36%) Ruby
9 3 (5.45%) Go
10 1 (1.82%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) Degree
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £75k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: up to £90,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: £50,000 - £120,000+ per year
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £120,000+ per year
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