Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for APL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited APL over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

APL
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1194 1211 1303
Rank change year-on-year +17 +92 -
Permanent jobs citing APL 4 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.004% 0.007% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
UK median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +50.00% -
10th Percentile £59,000 £51,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £91,000 £83,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £45,000

APL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 98643 99721 112937
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.34% 52.86% 51.67%
Number of salaries quoted 81151 86001 96555
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +1.27%

APL
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing APL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for APL in the UK

APL
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for APL in the UK

APL
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing APL within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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
England +38 4 £75,000 +11.11%
London +4 4 £75,000 +11.11%

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing APL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for APL.

1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Django
1 4 (100.00%) Haskell
1 4 (100.00%) Erlang
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) Hedge funds
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 4 (100.00%) Lisp
1 4 (100.00%) Go
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Programming
1 4 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 4 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 4 (100.00%) Systematic Trading
1 4 (100.00%) Quantitative Research

APL
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) C Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) C Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Erlang Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Erlang Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Linux Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) Python Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Python Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) Python Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Programmer
2 3 (75.00%) Django Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Python/Django Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Unix Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 4 (100.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Programming
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) Quantitative Research
1 4 (100.00%) Systematic Trading
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Erlang
1 4 (100.00%) Go
1 4 (100.00%) Haskell
1 4 (100.00%) Lisp
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree