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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Objective Caml (OCaml)
Rank 867 852 831
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -21
Permanent jobs citing OCaml 14 40 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.038% 0.039%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.026% 0.072% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 11 39 27
Average salary £82,500 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -7.69%
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
54061 55774 58093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.51% 52.94% 54.21%
Number of salaries quoted 46199 46664 50437
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 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,750 £67,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -31 14 £82,500 +37.50% 4
London -7 11 £82,500 +37.50% 3
Manchester - 3 - - 1
North West - 3 - - 1
City of London - 2 £63,750 - 1

OCaml
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 23 (88.46%) Scala
2 21 (80.77%) Haskell
3 19 (73.08%) Erlang
3 19 (73.08%) Functional Programming
4 17 (65.38%) Computer Science
5 16 (61.54%) C#
6 15 (57.69%) .NET
6 15 (57.69%) Finance
6 15 (57.69%) F#
7 14 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (46.15%) OO
9 11 (42.31%) Python
9 11 (42.31%) OOD
9 11 (42.31%) OOP
9 11 (42.31%) Investment Management
9 11 (42.31%) Algorithms
10 10 (38.46%) Ruby
11 9 (34.62%) Degree
11 9 (34.62%) Linux
12 8 (30.77%) Java
13 7 (26.92%) Lisp
13 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
14 6 (23.08%) CentOS
15 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
15 5 (19.23%) C++
15 5 (19.23%) Ubuntu
15 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
16 4 (15.38%) Physics
16 4 (15.38%) Algorithmic Trading
16 4 (15.38%) UNIX

OCaml
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (11.54%) Facebook Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 4 (15.38%) Mercurial
2 4 (15.38%) Bazaar
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Electronics
3 2 (7.69%) Games
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) C# Developer
2 11 (42.31%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Programmer
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Technologist
7 1 (3.85%) Scala Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
2 2 (7.69%) Spring
3 1 (3.85%) Grails
3 1 (3.85%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Computer Science
2 14 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (42.31%) Algorithms
4 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
5 4 (15.38%) Physics
6 2 (7.69%) Online Games
6 2 (7.69%) Open Source
7 1 (3.85%) Hedge funds
7 1 (3.85%) Xbox
7 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
7 1 (3.85%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) CentOS
3 5 (19.23%) Ubuntu
4 4 (15.38%) UNIX
4 4 (15.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Functional Programming
2 12 (46.15%) OO
3 11 (42.31%) OOD
3 11 (42.31%) Investment Management
3 11 (42.31%) OOP
4 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
5 4 (15.38%) Algorithmic Trading
6 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.69%) TDD
6 2 (7.69%) BDD
6 2 (7.69%) Low Latency
7 1 (3.85%) Analytics
7 1 (3.85%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (3.85%) Pair Programming
7 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) Refactoring
7 1 (3.85%) Project Management
7 1 (3.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) Scala
2 21 (80.77%) Haskell
3 19 (73.08%) Erlang
4 16 (61.54%) C#
5 15 (57.69%) F#
6 11 (42.31%) Python
7 10 (38.46%) Ruby
8 8 (30.77%) Java
9 7 (26.92%) Lisp
10 5 (19.23%) C++
11 4 (15.38%) Clojure
12 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
12 2 (7.69%) Perl
13 1 (3.85%) VB
13 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
13 1 (3.85%) Tcl
13 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
13 1 (3.85%) VB6
13 1 (3.85%) C
13 1 (3.85%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Xen
1 4 (15.38%) LXC
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Nagios
1 4 (15.38%) Puppet
1 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
2 3 (11.54%) Facebook
2 3 (11.54%) Twitter
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Google
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