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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Objective Caml (OCaml)
Rank 891 860 867
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +7
Permanent jobs citing OCaml 3 20 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.018% 0.030%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.005% 0.035% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 25
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £39,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary - £39,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -17.89%

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
58546 56938 63422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.08% 52.66% 53.62%
Number of salaries quoted 49078 48972 55621
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 August 2014 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 27 August 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
(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
London -26 3 £65,000 +13.04% 3
England -69 3 £65,000 +18.18% 3
City of London +12 1 £65,000 +13.04% 2

OCaml
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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%) Functional Programming
2 10 (90.91%) Haskell
2 10 (90.91%) F#
2 10 (90.91%) Scala
3 7 (63.64%) Erlang
3 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
4 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
4 6 (54.55%) Clojure
4 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 6 (54.55%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) C++
4 6 (54.55%) Java
4 6 (54.55%) OO
5 5 (45.45%) UNIX
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
5 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
5 5 (45.45%) Degree
5 5 (45.45%) Big Data
6 4 (36.36%) Online Games
6 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
6 4 (36.36%) Google
6 4 (36.36%) Spring
6 4 (36.36%) BDD
6 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
6 4 (36.36%) Investment Management
6 4 (36.36%) OOD
6 4 (36.36%) Games
6 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
6 4 (36.36%) TDD

OCaml
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
1 5 (45.45%) Big Data
2 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 3 (27.27%) Hazelcast
4 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (18.18%) Mahout
4 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
4 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
5 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 2 (18.18%) Maven
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Games
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
1 4 (36.36%) Spring
2 2 (18.18%) Java EE
2 2 (18.18%) J2EE
2 2 (18.18%) JDBC
2 2 (18.18%) JSP
2 2 (18.18%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) XSL
2 2 (18.18%) XSLT
3 1 (9.09%) JMS
3 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (9.09%) Java SE
3 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) Online Games
3 3 (27.27%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Hedge funds
4 1 (9.09%) Xbox
4 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) UNIX
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) CentOS
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Functional Programming
2 6 (54.55%) OO
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) OOP
3 4 (36.36%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) OOD
3 4 (36.36%) BDD
3 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
3 4 (36.36%) Investment Management
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (18.18%) Predictive Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) DevOps
6 1 (9.09%) Algorithmic Trading
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Haskell
1 10 (90.91%) F#
1 10 (90.91%) Scala
2 7 (63.64%) Erlang
3 6 (54.55%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) C++
3 6 (54.55%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) Clojure
4 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
5 3 (27.27%) Python
6 2 (18.18%) Ruby
6 2 (18.18%) Groovy
7 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Google
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum exceptional bonus scheme, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago