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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Programming
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Functional Programming 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.11% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £39,250 - -
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +21.05% +5.55%  

Functional Programming is in the process and methodology 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 process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2474 2623 2802
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.29% 91.33% 89.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5997 5812 7585
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £61,250 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 3 £39,250 -
Functional Programming
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Pair Programming
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) REST
3 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Gradle
4 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (33.33%) Microservices
4 2 (33.33%) Lambda Expressions
4 2 (33.33%) OOP
4 2 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (33.33%) Clojure
4 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
4 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Kanban
4 2 (33.33%) Guice
4 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
4 2 (33.33%) OOD
4 2 (33.33%) DB2
4 2 (33.33%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle

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 (16.67%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (16.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Gradle
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (16.67%) Concordion
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) FitNesse
2 1 (16.67%) JBehave
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Scientist
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) Guice
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (33.33%) Lambda Expressions
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Dropwizard
3 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (16.67%) React
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Pair Programming
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (33.33%) Kanban
4 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
4 2 (33.33%) Microservices
4 2 (33.33%) OOD
4 2 (33.33%) OOP
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Decision Tree
5 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Clojure
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (16.67%) EMIR
1 1 (16.67%) MiFID
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Platfora
1 1 (16.67%) Tableau