Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for F# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited F# over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

F#
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 232 240
Rank change year-on-year +18 +8 +9
Permanent jobs citing F# 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.057% 0.017% 0.016%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.091% 0.034% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 - £40,000
10th Percentile £35,000 - £35,000
90th Percentile £45,000 - £45,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -25.00% +7.69%

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 Scotland with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3281 2979 3295
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 62.84% 51.36% 51.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2008 1713 2078
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.29% +1.88%
10th Percentile £27,925 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%

F#
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing F# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for F# in Scotland

F#
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for F# in Scotland

F#
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F# within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Edinburgh +14 2 £40,000 -
F#
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for F#.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) GitHub
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Power BI
3 1 (33.33%) Fintech
3 1 (33.33%) Peer-to-Peer Lending
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) NetBeans
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse

F#
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) GitHub
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) NetBeans
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) F# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Informatics
2 1 (33.33%) Peer-to-Peer Lending
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft