The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for F# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited F# over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

F#
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 244 299
Rank change year-on-year +20 +55  
Permanent jobs citing F# 10 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.19% 0.25% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 0.45% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 11
Median salary £92,500 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.16% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £74,750 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £78,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

F# is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2957 3595 5371
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 56.46% 57.18% 51.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2649 3293 4750
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

F#
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing F# as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for F# in the City of London

F#
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F# in the City of London.

Salary trend for F# in the City of London

F#
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing F# in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for F# in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing F# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for F#.

1 24 (92.31%) C#
1 24 (92.31%) .NET
2 22 (84.62%) Finance
3 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 14 (53.85%) Functional Programming
4 13 (50.00%) Scala
5 12 (46.15%) Banking
6 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
7 10 (38.46%) Java
8 9 (34.62%) C++
8 9 (34.62%) OO
9 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
9 8 (30.77%) WPF
9 8 (30.77%) AngularJS
10 7 (26.92%) Algorithmic Trading
10 7 (26.92%) Front Office
10 7 (26.92%) Investment Banking
11 6 (23.08%) TDD
11 6 (23.08%) Python
11 6 (23.08%) WCF
11 6 (23.08%) Mathematics
11 6 (23.08%) Hedge funds
12 5 (19.23%) Algorithms
12 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (19.23%) NoSQL
12 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Excel
12 5 (19.23%) HTML
12 5 (19.23%) C
12 5 (19.23%) VBA

F#
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) Apache
1 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
1 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) NoSQL
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) Big Data
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (3.85%) Couchbase
4 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.85%) OpenTSDB
4 1 (3.85%) Parquet
4 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
General
1 22 (84.62%) Finance
2 12 (46.15%) Banking
3 7 (26.92%) Front Office
3 7 (26.92%) Investment Banking
4 2 (7.69%) Games
4 2 (7.69%) Legal
5 1 (3.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Developer
2 16 (61.54%) C# Developer
3 14 (53.85%) F# Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Scala Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) .NET Software Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Software Developer
7 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
7 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (11.54%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
7 3 (11.54%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
8 2 (7.69%) C# Developer - Algorithmic Trading
8 2 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Java Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) Python Software Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (92.31%) .NET
2 8 (30.77%) AngularJS
2 8 (30.77%) WPF
3 6 (23.08%) WCF
4 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
4 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (19.23%) HTML
5 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
5 3 (11.54%) CSS
5 3 (11.54%) Kafka
6 2 (7.69%) Akka
6 2 (7.69%) Angular 2
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (7.69%) HTML5
6 2 (7.69%) Polymer
6 2 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (3.85%) Apache Thrift
7 1 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (3.85%) React
7 1 (3.85%) Samza
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Hedge funds
2 5 (19.23%) Algorithms
3 4 (15.38%) Data Structures
4 3 (11.54%) Fintech
5 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.85%) Derivative
6 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Android
2 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
2 3 (11.54%) Mac OS X
2 3 (11.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Functional Programming
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
3 9 (34.62%) OO
4 7 (26.92%) Algorithmic Trading
5 6 (23.08%) Mathematics
5 6 (23.08%) TDD
6 4 (15.38%) Multithreading
6 4 (15.38%) Open Source
6 4 (15.38%) SOLID
7 3 (11.54%) BDD
7 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (11.54%) Low Latency
7 3 (11.54%) Mathematical Modelling
7 3 (11.54%) Scrum
8 2 (7.69%) Analytics
8 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
8 2 (7.69%) Data Analytics
8 2 (7.69%) MVC
8 2 (7.69%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) C#
2 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 13 (50.00%) Scala
4 10 (38.46%) Java
5 9 (34.62%) C++
6 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 6 (23.08%) Python
8 5 (19.23%) C
8 5 (19.23%) VBA
9 4 (15.38%) Haskell
9 4 (15.38%) Ruby
10 3 (11.54%) Clojure
10 3 (11.54%) Erlang
10 3 (11.54%) Go
10 3 (11.54%) Objective-C
10 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
11 2 (7.69%) ML
11 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
12 1 (3.85%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) PhD
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Docker
1 1 (3.85%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Graphite
1 1 (3.85%) Kibana
1 1 (3.85%) logstash
1 1 (3.85%) Mesos
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
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Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £80000 - £140000 per annum, Benefits to 50K Bonus
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