Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Functional Programming skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Functional Programming over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Programming
UK > England
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 642 615 584
Rank change year-on-year -27 -31 +102
Permanent jobs citing Functional Programming 533 675 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.41% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.45% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 360 487 673
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.70% +8.00%
10th Percentile £44,875 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £93,875 £100,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% +4.00%

Functional Programming is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 138,863 149,630 163,900
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.10% 91.56% 90.90%
Number of salaries quoted 111,385 118,838 137,762
England median annual salary £52,225 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.45% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,975
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

Functional Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Functional Programming as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Functional Programming in England

Functional Programming
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Functional Programming in England.

Salary trend for Functional Programming in England

Functional Programming
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Functional Programming in England over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Functional Programming in England

Functional Programming
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Programming within the England region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -31 417 £70,000 -3.45% 72
North of England +50 33 £57,500 +27.78% 8
South East +9 31 £55,000 -4.35% 5
South West -19 29 £55,000 -21.43% 9
Midlands +34 21 £47,500 -5.00% 5
North West +13 19 £70,000 +33.33% 3
West Midlands +27 12 £47,500 -5.00% 4
North East -1 10 £47,500 +23.38% 2
East Midlands - 9 - - 1
Yorkshire +26 4 £53,750 +43.33% 3
East of England +4 1 £47,500 +5.56% 9
Functional Programming
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing Functional Programming also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Functional Programming.

1 292 (54.78%) Agile Software Development
2 243 (45.59%) Java
3 237 (44.47%) Scala
4 180 (33.77%) TDD
5 177 (33.21%) JavaScript
6 155 (29.08%) Finance
7 129 (24.20%) SQL
8 121 (22.70%) Test Automation
9 114 (21.39%) Banking
10 113 (21.20%) Microservices
11 112 (21.01%) Python
12 103 (19.32%) HTML
13 102 (19.14%) Big Data
13 102 (19.14%) Continuous Integration
13 102 (19.14%) Amazon AWS
14 101 (18.95%) Node.js
15 100 (18.76%) Problem-Solving
16 97 (18.20%) Software Engineering
17 91 (17.07%) NoSQL
17 91 (17.07%) Kafka
18 88 (16.51%) Linux
18 88 (16.51%) React
19 87 (16.32%) AngularJS
20 83 (15.57%) OO
21 79 (14.82%) Investment Banking
21 79 (14.82%) Haskell
22 78 (14.63%) Git (software)
23 75 (14.07%) C#
24 72 (13.51%) Spring
24 72 (13.51%) Degree

Functional Programming
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 56 (10.51%) Apache Spark
2 40 (7.50%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (1.50%) Apache Pig
3 8 (1.50%) Apache Solr
4 7 (1.31%) Confluence
4 7 (1.31%) IIS
5 6 (1.13%) Apache
5 6 (1.13%) GemFire
6 5 (0.94%) CMS
7 4 (0.75%) Jetty
8 3 (0.56%) Ethereum
9 2 (0.38%) Amazon Alexa
10 1 (0.19%) Apache Airflow
10 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (3.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.38%) Snapchat
2 2 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 102 (19.14%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (8.63%) GitHub
3 35 (6.57%) Serverless
4 26 (4.88%) Slack
5 24 (4.50%) AWS CloudFormation
6 23 (4.32%) SaaS
7 22 (4.13%) Google Cloud Platform
8 19 (3.56%) PaaS
9 18 (3.38%) Cloud Computing
10 12 (2.25%) IaaS
11 9 (1.69%) Amazon S3
12 8 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (1.50%) Amazon Kinesis
12 8 (1.50%) AWS Lambda
12 8 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (1.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 6 (1.13%) Amazon ELB
13 6 (1.13%) AWS Fargate
13 6 (1.13%) CloudFront
14 5 (0.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.19%) HTTP
2 11 (2.06%) Internet
3 5 (0.94%) DNS
3 5 (0.94%) VPN
4 4 (0.75%) Skype
5 2 (0.38%) Broadband
5 2 (0.38%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.38%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.19%) BitTorrent
6 1 (0.19%) SNMP
6 1 (0.19%) SSL
6 1 (0.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (19.14%) Big Data
2 91 (17.07%) NoSQL
3 52 (9.76%) MongoDB
4 46 (8.63%) Relational Database
5 45 (8.44%) SQL Server
6 40 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
7 35 (6.57%) Hadoop
8 33 (6.19%) Blockchain
9 32 (6.00%) MySQL
10 25 (4.69%) RDBMS
11 23 (4.32%) Apache Cassandra
12 21 (3.94%) HBase
13 18 (3.38%) Apache Hive
13 18 (3.38%) Impala
14 16 (3.00%) Redis
15 13 (2.44%) DB2
15 13 (2.44%) MemSQL
16 12 (2.25%) CouchDB
17 9 (1.69%) Couchbase
18 8 (1.50%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 78 (14.63%) Git (software)
2 35 (6.57%) Jenkins
3 31 (5.82%) CircleCI
4 26 (4.88%) GoCD
5 23 (4.32%) Maven
6 16 (3.00%) Subversion
7 15 (2.81%) JUnit
8 14 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 14 (2.63%) GitLab
9 12 (2.25%) JIRA
10 11 (2.06%) Eclipse
10 11 (2.06%) Gradle
10 11 (2.06%) IntelliJ
11 10 (1.88%) webpack
12 9 (1.69%) gulp
13 8 (1.50%) Gatling
13 8 (1.50%) Grunt
14 6 (1.13%) Jasmine
15 5 (0.94%) Mercurial
15 5 (0.94%) Mocha
General
1 155 (29.08%) Finance
2 114 (21.39%) Banking
3 79 (14.82%) Investment Banking
4 70 (13.13%) Financial Institution
5 46 (8.63%) Games
6 24 (4.50%) Front Office
7 23 (4.32%) Retail
8 20 (3.75%) Law
9 11 (2.06%) Publishing
10 5 (0.94%) Automotive
10 5 (0.94%) Marketing
10 5 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.75%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.56%) Advertising
12 3 (0.56%) Electronics
12 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.38%) Legal
13 2 (0.38%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.19%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 308 (57.79%) Developer
2 79 (14.82%) Java Developer
3 70 (13.13%) Senior Developer
4 57 (10.69%) Scala Developer
5 42 (7.88%) Full Stack Developer
6 35 (6.57%) Software Engineer
7 33 (6.19%) JavaScript Developer
8 25 (4.69%) Java Scala Developer
9 23 (4.32%) Data Engineer
10 20 (3.75%) Java Engineer
11 18 (3.38%) Agile Developer
11 18 (3.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 17 (3.19%) .NET Developer
13 16 (3.00%) Senior Java Developer
13 16 (3.00%) Software Developer
14 14 (2.63%) Python Developer
14 14 (2.63%) React Developer
14 14 (2.63%) VBA Developer
15 13 (2.44%) Backend Developer
15 13 (2.44%) Excel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (19.32%) HTML
2 101 (18.95%) Node.js
3 91 (17.07%) Kafka
4 88 (16.51%) React
5 87 (16.32%) AngularJS
6 72 (13.51%) Spring
7 66 (12.38%) CSS
8 65 (12.20%) REST
9 54 (10.13%) HTML5
10 49 (9.19%) .NET
10 49 (9.19%) Akka
11 48 (9.01%) RESTful
12 36 (6.75%) Play Framework
12 36 (6.75%) Spring Boot
13 35 (6.57%) Redux
14 28 (5.25%) CSS3
15 25 (4.69%) Hibernate
16 24 (4.50%) Web Services
17 19 (3.56%) jQuery
17 19 (3.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 66 (12.38%) Computer Science
2 63 (11.82%) Algorithms
3 61 (11.44%) Cyberthreat
4 49 (9.19%) Data Structures
5 38 (7.13%) Fintech
5 38 (7.13%) Self-Motivation
6 31 (5.82%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (5.07%) Derivative
8 25 (4.69%) Equity Derivative
8 25 (4.69%) User Experience
9 24 (4.50%) Greenfield Project
10 21 (3.94%) Blog
11 18 (3.38%) Management Information System
11 18 (3.38%) Mobile App
12 16 (3.00%) Equities
12 16 (3.00%) Hedge funds
13 13 (2.44%) Fixed Income
14 10 (1.88%) Public Cloud
15 9 (1.69%) Mobile Payment
16 8 (1.50%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 88 (16.51%) Linux
2 68 (12.76%) Unix
3 17 (3.19%) Apple iOS
4 9 (1.69%) Android
5 6 (1.13%) CentOS
5 6 (1.13%) Windows
6 5 (0.94%) Debian
7 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (54.78%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (33.77%) TDD
3 121 (22.70%) Test Automation
4 113 (21.20%) Microservices
5 102 (19.14%) Continuous Integration
6 100 (18.76%) Problem-Solving
7 97 (18.20%) Software Engineering
8 83 (15.57%) OO
9 72 (13.51%) Analytics
10 69 (12.95%) Scrum
11 68 (12.76%) DevOps
12 67 (12.57%) Low Latency
13 65 (12.20%) Open Source
14 61 (11.44%) Innovative Thinking
14 61 (11.44%) Investment Management
14 61 (11.44%) Strategic Thinking
15 59 (11.07%) BDD
15 59 (11.07%) Risk Management
16 49 (9.19%) SDLC
17 44 (8.26%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 243 (45.59%) Java
2 237 (44.47%) Scala
3 177 (33.21%) JavaScript
4 129 (24.20%) SQL
5 112 (21.01%) Python
6 79 (14.82%) Haskell
7 75 (14.07%) C#
8 70 (13.13%) C++
9 56 (10.51%) F#
10 55 (10.32%) Ruby
11 49 (9.19%) Java 8
12 39 (7.32%) Erlang
13 37 (6.94%) TypeScript
14 36 (6.75%) Clojure
15 33 (6.19%) C
15 33 (6.19%) Go
16 27 (5.07%) T-SQL
17 24 (4.50%) PL/SQL
17 24 (4.50%) VBA
18 22 (4.13%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 72 (13.51%) Degree
2 37 (6.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (3.38%) Master's Degree
4 13 (2.44%) AWS Certification
5 12 (2.25%) PhD
6 4 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.38%) MPhil
8 1 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.00%) QA
2 5 (0.94%) GDPR
2 5 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.38%) WCAG
4 1 (0.19%) PSD2
System Software
1 71 (13.32%) Docker
2 8 (1.50%) Apache Flume
3 6 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.19%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 53 (9.94%) Kubernetes
2 41 (7.69%) Terraform
3 17 (3.19%) Oozie
4 15 (2.81%) Ansible
5 12 (2.25%) Docker Swarm
5 12 (2.25%) Puppet
6 8 (1.50%) Hadoop YARN
6 8 (1.50%) Mesos
6 8 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (1.13%) Grafana
7 6 (1.13%) Rancher
8 2 (0.38%) Marathon
9 1 (0.19%) Chronos
9 1 (0.19%) Galera Cluster
9 1 (0.19%) Kibana
9 1 (0.19%) logstash
Vendors
1 43 (8.07%) Oracle
2 36 (6.75%) Google
3 25 (4.69%) Apple
4 23 (4.32%) Sybase
5 11 (2.06%) Cloudera
6 10 (1.88%) Hortonworks
6 10 (1.88%) MapR
7 8 (1.50%) Databricks
8 5 (0.94%) Microsoft
8 5 (0.94%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.75%) Splunk
9 4 (0.75%) TIBCO
10 3 (0.56%) Facebook
11 2 (0.38%) Cognizant
11 2 (0.38%) Informatica
11 2 (0.38%) SAP
12 1 (0.19%) Bloomberg
12 1 (0.19%) Brightcove
12 1 (0.19%) Reuters
12 1 (0.19%) Xamarin