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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fortran
Rank 223 - 204
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Fortran 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.018% - 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.036% - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £38,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £48,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +47.69%
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
2765 2504 2534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.68% 46.73% 52.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2354 2224 2225
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fortran within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
Warwickshire - 1 £38,500 -
Fortran
England

Fortran
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Parallel Programming
2 3 (75.00%) OpenCL
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) OpenMP
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) PhD

Fortran
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Applications Support
2 3 (75.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) OpenCL
1 3 (75.00%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Parallel Programming
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) PhD