Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Programming
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 227 220
Rank change year-on-year +27 -7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Functional Programming 23 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.43% 0.054% 0.038%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.059% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 1
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £48,750 £37,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £42,500 £43,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% +4.00%

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 4,971 5,100 4,887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 93.00% 92.21% 92.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3,239 3,251 2,901
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.41% - +3.53%
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 21 October 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
Glasgow +5 12 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Edinburgh - 11 £52,500 -
Functional Programming
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Functional Programming.

1 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (86.96%) Software Engineering
3 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
3 19 (82.61%) Web Development
3 19 (82.61%) Dependency Injection
3 19 (82.61%) Node.js
3 19 (82.61%) React Native
4 4 (17.39%) Java
5 3 (13.04%) Scala
6 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
6 2 (8.70%) Unix
6 2 (8.70%) Linux
6 2 (8.70%) Code Optimisation
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (4.35%) Microservices
7 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
7 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
7 1 (4.35%) Ambari
7 1 (4.35%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 1 (4.35%) Support Vector Machines
7 1 (4.35%) Decision Tree
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (4.35%) Data Science
7 1 (4.35%) OO
7 1 (4.35%) Python
7 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
7 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.35%) SQL

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 (4.35%) Apache Pig
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 19 (82.61%) React Developer
2 19 (82.61%) Web Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Backend Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Scala Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Java Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) Node.js
1 19 (82.61%) React Native
2 1 (4.35%) JSON
2 1 (4.35%) REST
2 1 (4.35%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (86.96%) Software Engineering
3 19 (82.61%) Dependency Injection
3 19 (82.61%) Web Development
4 2 (8.70%) Code Optimisation
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.35%) Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.35%) Data Science
5 1 (4.35%) Decision Tree
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (4.35%) Machine Learning
5 1 (4.35%) Microservices
5 1 (4.35%) OO
5 1 (4.35%) Open Source
5 1 (4.35%) Regression Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Support Vector Machines
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) Scala
4 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
4 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) R
4 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Ambari
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Google
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle