The table below looks at the statistics for Fortran skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fortran over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fortran
Rank - 215 203
Permanent jobs citing Fortran 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.018% 0.018%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.037% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £38,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +32.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -23.68%
Fortran
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2674 2675 2562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.83% 49.05% 46.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2370 2259 2290
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Fortran
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Fortran across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Fortran Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Fortran
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Fortran across the West Midlands region.

Fortran Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Fortran
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Fortran 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 Fortran.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) QA

Fortran
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Fortran 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 Fortran. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA