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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Objective Caml (OCaml)
Rank 856 898 864
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -34
Permanent jobs citing OCaml 27 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.008% 0.021%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.049% 0.015% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 19
Average salary £82,500 £67,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £62,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £82,500 £65,500
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
54977 61879 57818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.46% 52.70% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 46773 52797 49726
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 £68,000 £63,125 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015 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 22 May 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
London +63 27 £82,500 +22.22% 1
England +53 27 £82,500 +22.22% 1
City of London +40 1 £70,000 -

OCaml
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 33 (80.49%) Finance
2 32 (78.05%) Scala
2 32 (78.05%) Functional Programming
3 31 (75.61%) Computer Science
3 31 (75.61%) C#
4 29 (70.73%) .NET
5 28 (68.29%) F#
6 26 (63.41%) Algorithms
6 26 (63.41%) OOD
7 24 (58.54%) Haskell
8 23 (56.10%) Erlang
9 21 (51.22%) Degree
9 21 (51.22%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (51.22%) Java
10 20 (48.78%) OO
11 18 (43.90%) OOP
11 18 (43.90%) Software Engineering
12 14 (34.15%) Investment Management
12 14 (34.15%) C++
13 11 (26.83%) Ruby
13 11 (26.83%) Python
14 10 (24.39%) Linux
14 10 (24.39%) Clojure
15 8 (19.51%) Data Structures
15 8 (19.51%) Analytics
15 8 (19.51%) Financial Institution
15 8 (19.51%) Derivative
16 7 (17.07%) Ubuntu
16 7 (17.07%) VB6
16 7 (17.07%) VMware

OCaml
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (7.32%) Facebook Platform
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
General
1 33 (80.49%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Financial Institution
3 4 (9.76%) Electronics
4 2 (4.88%) Games
5 1 (2.44%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (70.73%) Developer
2 18 (43.90%) C# Developer
2 18 (43.90%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (29.27%) Software Engineer
4 10 (24.39%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Programmer
6 2 (4.88%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Java Programmer
7 1 (2.44%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Principle Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Scala Developer
7 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (70.73%) .NET
2 7 (17.07%) Grails
3 2 (4.88%) Spring
3 2 (4.88%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.44%) Ajax
4 1 (2.44%) ADO.NET
4 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.44%) Web Services
4 1 (2.44%) XSLT
4 1 (2.44%) WCF
4 1 (2.44%) WPF
4 1 (2.44%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 31 (75.61%) Computer Science
2 26 (63.41%) Algorithms
3 21 (51.22%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (19.51%) Data Structures
4 8 (19.51%) Derivative
5 5 (12.20%) Mathematics
6 4 (9.76%) Hedge funds
7 3 (7.32%) Physics
8 2 (4.88%) Online Games
9 1 (2.44%) DTV
9 1 (2.44%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Linux
2 7 (17.07%) Ubuntu
3 3 (7.32%) UNIX
4 1 (2.44%) Windows
4 1 (2.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (78.05%) Functional Programming
2 26 (63.41%) OOD
3 20 (48.78%) OO
4 18 (43.90%) OOP
4 18 (43.90%) Software Engineering
5 14 (34.15%) Investment Management
6 8 (19.51%) Analytics
7 7 (17.07%) Algorithmic Trading
8 2 (4.88%) Multithreading
8 2 (4.88%) BDD
8 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.88%) TDD
8 2 (4.88%) Pair Programming
9 1 (2.44%) Content Management
9 1 (2.44%) Web Development
9 1 (2.44%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.44%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (2.44%) Low Latency
9 1 (2.44%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 32 (78.05%) Scala
2 31 (75.61%) C#
3 28 (68.29%) F#
4 24 (58.54%) Haskell
5 23 (56.10%) Erlang
6 21 (51.22%) Java
7 14 (34.15%) C++
8 11 (26.83%) Ruby
8 11 (26.83%) Python
9 10 (24.39%) Clojure
10 7 (17.07%) VB6
10 7 (17.07%) C
10 7 (17.07%) VB
10 7 (17.07%) VB.NET
11 3 (7.32%) Lisp
12 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
13 1 (2.44%) Tcl
13 1 (2.44%) Perl
13 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (51.22%) Degree
2 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) MCITP
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) MCDBA
3 1 (2.44%) MCP
3 1 (2.44%) MCSD
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) vSphere
1 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) VMware
2 3 (7.32%) Facebook
2 3 (7.32%) Twitter
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) SAP
Central London / West End
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Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago