Period
to 20 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Programming
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 369 364 397
Rank change year-on-year -5 +33 -3
Permanent jobs citing Functional Programming 24 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.16% 0.17% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.19% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 23
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £110,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% -45.45% +100.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £43,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £55,800 £72,500 £120,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +3.85% +8.33%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13,460 14,316 16,074
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 89.60% 90.26% 89.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10,709 11,496 12,866
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +2.47% +1.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

Functional Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Functional Programming in the Midlands

Functional Programming
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Functional Programming in the Midlands

Functional Programming
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Functional Programming in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Functional Programming in the Midlands

Functional Programming
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Programming within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 April 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
West Midlands -12 23 £45,000 -25.00% 2
East Midlands - 1 £54,000 -
Functional Programming
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Functional Programming.

1 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 14 (58.33%) Java
3 13 (54.17%) HTML
3 13 (54.17%) Erlang
4 11 (45.83%) Open Source
4 11 (45.83%) C++
4 11 (45.83%) .NET
4 11 (45.83%) Linux
5 10 (41.67%) C#
5 10 (41.67%) TDD
6 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 9 (37.50%) PHP
6 9 (37.50%) Node.js
7 8 (33.33%) Web Development
8 7 (29.17%) SQL
8 7 (29.17%) HTML5
8 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (29.17%) F#
8 7 (29.17%) Go
9 6 (25.00%) User Experience
9 6 (25.00%) Scala
9 6 (25.00%) CSS
10 5 (20.83%) MySQL
10 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
10 5 (20.83%) Project Management
10 5 (20.83%) Degree
10 5 (20.83%) JSON
10 5 (20.83%) MVC
10 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
10 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS

Functional Programming
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 2 (8.33%) Apache
1 2 (8.33%) Apache Pig
1 2 (8.33%) Apache Spark
1 2 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (8.33%) WordPress
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.33%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) Riak
3 2 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (8.33%) Apache Hive
3 2 (8.33%) Big Data
3 2 (8.33%) Bigtable
3 2 (8.33%) Data Mining
3 2 (8.33%) Flink
3 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.33%) HBase
3 2 (8.33%) Impala
3 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.33%) OLAP
3 2 (8.33%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (8.33%) Pentaho
4 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (8.33%) Bitbucket
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) JUnit
2 2 (8.33%) Maven
2 2 (8.33%) TestNG
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.17%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Software Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) PHP Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Apache Spark Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Hadoop Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Java Hadoop Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.17%) PHP Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) HTML
2 11 (45.83%) .NET
3 9 (37.50%) Node.js
4 7 (29.17%) HTML5
5 6 (25.00%) CSS
6 5 (20.83%) JSON
7 4 (16.67%) RESTful
7 4 (16.67%) XML
8 2 (8.33%) Akka
8 2 (8.33%) Lucene
8 2 (8.33%) Play Framework
8 2 (8.33%) Samza
9 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
9 1 (4.17%) Ajax
9 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
9 1 (4.17%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (4.17%) React
9 1 (4.17%) Redux
9 1 (4.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) User Experience
2 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (8.33%) Fintech
5 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Open Source
2 10 (41.67%) TDD
3 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 8 (33.33%) Web Development
5 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (20.83%) MVC
6 5 (20.83%) Project Management
7 4 (16.67%) Data Flow Diagram
7 4 (16.67%) Data Security
7 4 (16.67%) OO
7 4 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (16.67%) OOD
7 4 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) UML
8 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (12.50%) High Availability
8 3 (12.50%) Low Latency
8 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (8.33%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 14 (58.33%) Java
3 13 (54.17%) Erlang
4 11 (45.83%) C++
5 10 (41.67%) C#
6 9 (37.50%) PHP
7 7 (29.17%) F#
7 7 (29.17%) Go
7 7 (29.17%) SQL
8 6 (25.00%) Scala
9 5 (20.83%) Elixir
10 4 (16.67%) Haskell
10 4 (16.67%) TypeScript
10 4 (16.67%) VB
11 3 (12.50%) Ruby
12 2 (8.33%) Clojure
12 2 (8.33%) ES6
12 2 (8.33%) Lisp
13 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
13 1 (4.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (8.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Tableau
2 2 (8.33%) Vertica