Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Programming
UK > England
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 609 531 638
Rank change year-on-year -78 +107 +384
Permanent jobs citing Functional Programming 663 851 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.39% 0.49% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.54% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 493 698 692
England median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +13.04%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,875
90th Percentile £96,000 £105,000 £108,750
UK median annual salary £70,500 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +8.00% +13.64%

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 151308 156687 180244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.94% 89.45% 88.88%
Number of salaries quoted 120847 131031 150688
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 14 December 2017.

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 14 December 2017. 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 -71 528 £72,500 -3.33% 58
South West +15 51 £57,500 +35.29% 5
South East +40 26 £57,500 +15.00% 6
North of England -20 25 £52,500 +23.53% 2
East of England +19 20 £45,000 -14.29% 7
North West -13 20 £57,500 - 1
Midlands +13 13 £30,000 -50.00%
West Midlands -11 13 £30,000 -50.00%
Yorkshire +28 5 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Functional Programming
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT jobs citing Functional Programming 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 England region with a requirement for Functional Programming.

1 340 (51.28%) Java
2 304 (45.85%) Agile Software Development
3 238 (35.90%) Scala
4 220 (33.18%) Finance
5 177 (26.70%) Software Engineering
6 168 (25.34%) JavaScript
7 158 (23.83%) OO
8 155 (23.38%) TDD
9 144 (21.72%) Continuous Integration
10 142 (21.42%) Multithreading
11 140 (21.12%) Microservices
12 136 (20.51%) Test Automation
13 111 (16.74%) SQL
14 110 (16.59%) Haskell
15 106 (15.99%) RESTful
16 103 (15.54%) Banking
17 98 (14.78%) OOP
18 97 (14.63%) HTML
18 97 (14.63%) Greenfield Project
19 96 (14.48%) Apache Spark
20 94 (14.18%) Amazon AWS
21 93 (14.03%) Fintech
22 92 (13.88%) Big Data
23 91 (13.73%) F#
24 89 (13.42%) Degree
24 89 (13.42%) CSS
25 88 (13.27%) Erlang
26 87 (13.12%) Analytics
26 87 (13.12%) Investment Banking
27 86 (12.97%) Python

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 96 (14.48%) Apache Spark
2 37 (5.58%) Tomcat
3 18 (2.71%) Apache
3 18 (2.71%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (2.56%) CMS
5 16 (2.41%) WebSphere
6 15 (2.26%) WebLogic
7 14 (2.11%) Apache Geronimo
7 14 (2.11%) JBoss
7 14 (2.11%) WildFly
8 6 (0.90%) SAS
9 4 (0.60%) Confluence
9 4 (0.60%) Ethereum
9 4 (0.60%) IBM HTTP Server
9 4 (0.60%) Magnolia
10 2 (0.30%) IIS
10 2 (0.30%) Traefik
11 1 (0.15%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.15%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 94 (14.18%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (4.52%) GitHub
3 24 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (3.32%) SaaS
5 12 (1.81%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (1.51%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (1.36%) Amazon S3
8 8 (1.21%) OpenShift
8 8 (1.21%) PaaS
9 7 (1.06%) Serverless
10 6 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (0.75%) npm
11 5 (0.75%) Route 53
12 4 (0.60%) IaaS
13 3 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.45%) Firebase
14 2 (0.30%) Azure Machine Learning
14 2 (0.30%) Data Lake Analytics
14 2 (0.30%) Google Play
14 2 (0.30%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.51%) HTTP
2 8 (1.21%) DSL
3 7 (1.06%) Internet
4 3 (0.45%) Intranet
5 2 (0.30%) AMQP
6 1 (0.15%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.15%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (13.88%) Big Data
2 71 (10.71%) NoSQL
3 65 (9.80%) Hadoop
4 61 (9.20%) Relational Database
5 32 (4.83%) MongoDB
6 17 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
7 16 (2.41%) Blockchain
7 16 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (2.41%) SQL Server
8 15 (2.26%) SQLite
9 11 (1.66%) Apache Hive
9 11 (1.66%) RDBMS
10 10 (1.51%) MySQL
10 10 (1.51%) Redis
11 9 (1.36%) Azure SQL Database
11 9 (1.36%) HBase
11 9 (1.36%) InterSystems Cache
12 8 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (1.21%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.90%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 39 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 32 (4.83%) Jenkins
3 21 (3.17%) JUnit
3 21 (3.17%) TeamCity
4 19 (2.87%) Maven
4 19 (2.87%) webpack
5 15 (2.26%) JIRA
5 15 (2.26%) Mocha
6 14 (2.11%) Cucumber
7 11 (1.66%) gulp
8 10 (1.51%) PostCSS
9 9 (1.36%) Jasmine
10 5 (0.75%) Visual Studio
11 4 (0.60%) Grunt
11 4 (0.60%) Selenium
11 4 (0.60%) Spock
11 4 (0.60%) Vagrant
12 3 (0.45%) Gradle
12 3 (0.45%) JSUnit
12 3 (0.45%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 220 (33.18%) Finance
2 103 (15.54%) Banking
3 87 (13.12%) Investment Banking
4 76 (11.46%) Retail Banking
5 32 (4.83%) Games
6 28 (4.22%) Telecoms
7 27 (4.07%) Marketing
8 20 (3.02%) Electronics
8 20 (3.02%) Manufacturing
9 19 (2.87%) Retail
10 17 (2.56%) Front Office
11 13 (1.96%) Financial Institution
12 11 (1.66%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.90%) Advertising
14 2 (0.30%) Legal
14 2 (0.30%) Publishing
15 1 (0.15%) Automotive
15 1 (0.15%) Law
15 1 (0.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 415 (62.59%) Developer
2 135 (20.36%) Java Developer
3 85 (12.82%) Senior Developer
4 82 (12.37%) Software Engineer
5 74 (11.16%) Scala Developer
6 44 (6.64%) Full Stack Developer
7 43 (6.49%) C# Developer
8 42 (6.33%) .NET Developer
9 39 (5.88%) Software Developer
10 38 (5.73%) JavaScript Developer
11 37 (5.58%) C# .NET Developer
12 32 (4.83%) Scala Software Engineer
13 24 (3.62%) Erlang Developer
13 24 (3.62%) Software Manager
14 23 (3.47%) Architect
14 23 (3.47%) Programmer
15 22 (3.32%) Java Engineer
15 22 (3.32%) Senior Java Developer
16 21 (3.17%) Android Developer
16 21 (3.17%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (15.99%) RESTful
2 97 (14.63%) HTML
3 89 (13.42%) CSS
4 83 (12.52%) REST
5 82 (12.37%) .NET
6 72 (10.86%) AngularJS
7 71 (10.71%) HTML5
7 71 (10.71%) Kafka
7 71 (10.71%) React
8 70 (10.56%) Web Services
9 67 (10.11%) Akka
9 67 (10.11%) Spring
10 51 (7.69%) Node.js
11 50 (7.54%) CSS3
12 43 (6.49%) Redux
13 42 (6.33%) Hibernate
14 37 (5.58%) Sass
15 31 (4.68%) Play Framework
16 28 (4.22%) RabbitMQ
17 27 (4.07%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 97 (14.63%) Greenfield Project
2 93 (14.03%) Fintech
3 82 (12.37%) Fixed Income
4 63 (9.50%) Computer Science
5 47 (7.09%) User Experience
6 40 (6.03%) Mobile App
7 36 (5.43%) Algorithms
8 31 (4.68%) Derivative
9 28 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
10 21 (3.17%) Hedge funds
11 17 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (2.41%) Data Structures
12 16 (2.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 12 (1.81%) Bitcoin
13 12 (1.81%) Blog
14 10 (1.51%) PlayStation
15 9 (1.36%) Equities
16 8 (1.21%) Market Risk
17 7 (1.06%) Digital Media
17 7 (1.06%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 66 (9.95%) Linux
2 28 (4.22%) Android
2 28 (4.22%) Unix
3 13 (1.96%) Apple iOS
4 6 (0.90%) Windows
5 3 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (45.85%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (26.70%) Software Engineering
3 158 (23.83%) OO
4 155 (23.38%) TDD
5 144 (21.72%) Continuous Integration
6 142 (21.42%) Multithreading
7 140 (21.12%) Microservices
8 136 (20.51%) Test Automation
9 98 (14.78%) OOP
10 87 (13.12%) Analytics
11 84 (12.67%) Scrum
12 83 (12.52%) Asset Management
13 79 (11.92%) SDLC
14 78 (11.76%) Wealth Management
15 65 (9.80%) BDD
16 56 (8.45%) Low Latency
16 56 (8.45%) Open Source
17 55 (8.30%) Web Development
18 49 (7.39%) Multithreaded Programming
19 48 (7.24%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 340 (51.28%) Java
2 238 (35.90%) Scala
3 168 (25.34%) JavaScript
4 111 (16.74%) SQL
5 110 (16.59%) Haskell
6 91 (13.73%) F#
7 88 (13.27%) Erlang
8 86 (12.97%) Python
9 81 (12.22%) C#
10 80 (12.07%) Clojure
11 35 (5.28%) Go
12 34 (5.13%) Elixir
13 28 (4.22%) Ruby
14 26 (3.92%) C++
15 23 (3.47%) OCaml
16 19 (2.87%) ES6
17 18 (2.71%) R
18 17 (2.56%) Bash Shell
19 13 (1.96%) Groovy
20 11 (1.66%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 89 (13.42%) Degree
2 30 (4.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.36%) PhD
4 2 (0.30%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (0.30%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.96%) QA
2 6 (0.90%) WCAG
3 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 77 (11.61%) Docker
2 3 (0.45%) Cygwin
3 2 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.30%) HDFS
4 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.15%) GridGain
4 1 (0.15%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 20 (3.02%) Kubernetes
2 13 (1.96%) Ansible
3 7 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.75%) Puppet
5 4 (0.60%) Mesos
6 2 (0.30%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 2 (0.30%) Cobbler
6 2 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.30%) Icinga
6 2 (0.30%) MOM
6 2 (0.30%) Nagios
6 2 (0.30%) Terraform
7 1 (0.15%) Grafana
Vendors
1 76 (11.46%) ION Trading
2 44 (6.64%) Oracle
3 24 (3.62%) SAP
4 21 (3.17%) Google
5 19 (2.87%) Microsoft
6 13 (1.96%) Splunk
7 8 (1.21%) AppDynamics
7 8 (1.21%) Tableau
8 5 (0.75%) Xamarin
9 4 (0.60%) Adobe
9 4 (0.60%) Bloomberg
9 4 (0.60%) Facebook
9 4 (0.60%) IBM
9 4 (0.60%) Palantir
10 3 (0.45%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.30%) Apple
11 2 (0.30%) Cloudera
11 2 (0.30%) Plumtree
11 2 (0.30%) Rackspace
11 2 (0.30%) Twitter