The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Fortran skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fortran over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fortran
UK
Rank 830 931 924
Rank change year-on-year +101 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Fortran 34 18 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.040% 0.017% 0.025%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.074% 0.034% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 32 14 20
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,250 £35,697
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year - -3.22%  

Fortran 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 with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 46189 53333 54614
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 54.61% 51.57% 50.57%
Number of salaries quoted 39289 45960 46435
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

Fortran
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Fortran as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Fortran in the UK

Fortran
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Fortran in the UK

Fortran
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fortran over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Fortran in the UK

Fortran
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fortran within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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
England +107 33 £35,000 -6.66% 5
South East +72 10 £30,000 -20.00% 1
London - 10 £35,000 - 2
South West - 9 £37,500 -
Bristol - 8 £37,500 -
West End of London - 7 £35,000 - 1
Horsham - 7 £30,000 -
West Sussex - 7 £30,000 - 1
East of England +30 4 £80,000 +128.57% 2
Cambridgeshire +12 4 £80,000 +128.57% 2
Cambridge +6 4 £80,000 +128.57% 2
Oxfordshire +2 3 £37,500 -
Oxford - 2 £36,250 -
South Wales +11 1 £32,500 -
Cardiff +10 1 £32,500 -
Wales +4 1 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £32,500 -
Gloucester - 1 £32,500 -
Abingdon - 1 £42,500 -

Fortran
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Fortran 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 Fortran.

1 43 (86.00%) C++
2 39 (78.00%) Python
3 34 (68.00%) Software Engineering
4 31 (62.00%) C
5 29 (58.00%) Degree
6 27 (54.00%) PhD
7 26 (52.00%) Java
8 25 (50.00%) Linux
8 25 (50.00%) Mathematics
9 23 (46.00%) C#
10 20 (40.00%) OO
10 20 (40.00%) Computer Science
11 19 (38.00%) 3D Graphics
11 19 (38.00%) Games
12 18 (36.00%) Algorithms
13 15 (30.00%) Scala
14 14 (28.00%) Windows
14 14 (28.00%) .NET
14 14 (28.00%) CAE
14 14 (28.00%) Machine Learning
15 13 (26.00%) Computer Vision
15 13 (26.00%) Physics
16 12 (24.00%) Deep Learning
16 12 (24.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
16 12 (24.00%) Bayesian Methods
16 12 (24.00%) Game Theory
17 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
17 10 (20.00%) OOP
17 10 (20.00%) MS Excel
18 9 (18.00%) Microsoft

Fortran
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.00%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.00%) Simulink
3 2 (4.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.00%) Maple
4 1 (2.00%) Mathcad
4 1 (2.00%) SPSS
4 1 (2.00%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 19 (38.00%) Games
2 3 (6.00%) Electronics
3 2 (4.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (58.00%) Software Engineer
2 16 (32.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (28.00%) Graduate
4 7 (14.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Programmer
6 4 (8.00%) C Programmer
6 4 (8.00%) Computer Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Fortran Programmer
6 4 (8.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (6.00%) Computer Vision Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Data Programmer
7 3 (6.00%) Scientific Software Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) C++ Analyst Programmer
8 2 (4.00%) Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 2 (4.00%) Junior
8 2 (4.00%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.00%) .NET
2 12 (24.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 9 (18.00%) Theano
4 7 (14.00%) .NET Framework
4 7 (14.00%) ATL
4 7 (14.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 7 (14.00%) COM
4 7 (14.00%) MFC
4 7 (14.00%) OpenGL
4 7 (14.00%) Qt
4 7 (14.00%) STL
5 5 (10.00%) OpenMP
6 3 (6.00%) Unreal Engine
7 1 (2.00%) Ajax
7 1 (2.00%) ISPF
7 1 (2.00%) JSON
7 1 (2.00%) WPF
7 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 19 (38.00%) 3D Graphics
3 18 (36.00%) Algorithms
4 7 (14.00%) Data Structures
5 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.00%) AS400
6 2 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 25 (50.00%) Linux
2 14 (28.00%) Windows
3 8 (16.00%) Unix
4 1 (2.00%) Android
4 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (68.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 20 (40.00%) OO
4 14 (28.00%) CAE
4 14 (28.00%) Machine Learning
5 13 (26.00%) Computer Vision
5 13 (26.00%) Physics
6 12 (24.00%) Bayesian Methods
6 12 (24.00%) Deep Learning
6 12 (24.00%) Game Theory
7 10 (20.00%) OOP
8 9 (18.00%) Artificial Intelligence
9 8 (16.00%) OOD
10 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
10 7 (14.00%) Finite Element Analysis
11 3 (6.00%) Applied Mathematics
11 3 (6.00%) Biology
11 3 (6.00%) Chemistry
11 3 (6.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 43 (86.00%) C++
2 39 (78.00%) Python
3 31 (62.00%) C
4 26 (52.00%) Java
5 23 (46.00%) C#
6 15 (30.00%) Scala
7 7 (14.00%) MATLAB
8 5 (10.00%) Delphi
9 4 (8.00%) Assembly Language
9 4 (8.00%) Pascal
9 4 (8.00%) R
10 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
10 3 (6.00%) COBOL
10 3 (6.00%) Perl
10 3 (6.00%) Ruby
10 3 (6.00%) VB
11 2 (4.00%) Embedded C
11 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
11 2 (4.00%) RPG
12 1 (2.00%) REXX
Qualifications
1 29 (58.00%) Degree
2 27 (54.00%) PhD
3 5 (10.00%) Postgraduate
4 1 (2.00%) HNC
4 1 (2.00%) HND
4 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (2.00%) IEC 61508
1 1 (2.00%) MISRA
1 1 (2.00%) MISRA C
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.00%) IBM
2 1 (2.00%) MathWorks
2 1 (2.00%) Minitab
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle
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