The table below looks at the statistics for F# 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 F# 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
F#
Rank 215 203 203
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing F# 6 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.24% 0.018%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 0.49% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 1
Average salary £80,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% +15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +53.84%
F#
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%

F#
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

F# Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

F#
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

F# Salary Trend in the West Midlands

F#
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing F# across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

F# Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

F#
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 F# within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Staffordshire +3 6 £80,000 +45.45%
F#
England

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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

1 10 (100.00%) Middleware
1 10 (100.00%) Haskell
1 10 (100.00%) Erlang
1 10 (100.00%) Scala
1 10 (100.00%) Functional Programming
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
3 7 (70.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) Java
4 6 (60.00%) Finance
4 6 (60.00%) Degree
5 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 5 (50.00%) Physics
5 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (50.00%) Games
5 5 (50.00%) Banking
5 5 (50.00%) Hedge funds
5 5 (50.00%) Low Latency
6 3 (30.00%) Clojure
6 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
7 2 (20.00%) Complex Event Processing
7 2 (20.00%) Open Source
7 2 (20.00%) Web Development
7 2 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) .NET
7 2 (20.00%) UNIX
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (10.00%) C++
8 1 (10.00%) Grid Computing
8 1 (10.00%) Blog

F#
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 F# 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 F#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Games
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (50.00%) AWS Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (50.00%) Physics
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (50.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (10.00%) Grid Computing
2 1 (10.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Functional Programming
2 5 (50.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) Complex Event Processing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Haskell
1 10 (100.00%) Erlang
1 10 (100.00%) Scala
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) Clojure
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
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