Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Programming
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 208 235
Rank change year-on-year -17 +27 +11
Permanent jobs citing Functional Programming 3 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.053% 0.039% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.059% 0.043% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -14.89%
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £44,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% +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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5126 4680 5852
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 90.87% 91.37% 90.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3272 2839 3704
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Functional Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Functional Programming in Scotland

Functional Programming
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Functional Programming in Scotland

Functional Programming
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Programming within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Glasgow -6 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Functional Programming
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Functional Programming.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Clojure
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Dropwizard
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (33.33%) React
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 1 (33.33%) CQRS
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Linux

Functional Programming
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Dropwizard
1 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (33.33%) React
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) CQRS
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Clojure
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA