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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fortran
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 834 903 940
Rank change year-on-year +69 +37  
Permanent jobs citing Fortran 38 21 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.022% 0.028%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.077% 0.041% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 28 19 24
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -21.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,807 £33,700 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -26.31% +26.66%  

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 49444 51255 56932
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 56.13% 52.80% 51.44%
Number of salaries quoted 41442 44385 48541
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Fortran in the UK

Fortran
Top 23 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 25 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
England +74 38 £35,000 - 10
South East +66 15 £37,500 -25.00% 6
London +31 15 £35,000 - 1
West End of London +10 13 £35,000 - 1
West Sussex - 12 £30,500 - 1
South West +9 6 £31,679 -9.48% 3
Crawley - 6 £30,500 - 1
Devon - 3 £28,358 -
Exeter - 3 £28,358 -
Oxfordshire +18 2 £40,000 -36.00% 1
Shoreham-by-Sea - 2 £51,000 -
East of England - 2 £40,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £40,000 -
Bristol - 2 £35,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £40,000 -
Hampshire +15 1 - - 2
Southampton +11 1 - - 1
Abingdon - 1 £42,500 -
Oxford - 1 £37,500 - 1
Burgess Hill - 1 £29,000 -
Horsham - 1 £30,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 63 (88.73%) C++
2 54 (76.06%) Software Engineering
3 53 (74.65%) Python
4 50 (70.42%) Degree
5 43 (60.56%) Mathematics
5 43 (60.56%) Algorithms
6 41 (57.75%) OO
7 40 (56.34%) Linux
7 40 (56.34%) Java
8 38 (53.52%) C
9 37 (52.11%) C#
9 37 (52.11%) PhD
9 37 (52.11%) Computer Science
10 31 (43.66%) 3D Graphics
10 31 (43.66%) Games
11 28 (39.44%) CAE
12 27 (38.03%) Physics
13 26 (36.62%) Windows
14 24 (33.80%) OOP
15 23 (32.39%) Numerate Degree
16 21 (29.58%) OpenGL
17 20 (28.17%) OOD
18 19 (26.76%) MFC
18 19 (26.76%) STL
18 19 (26.76%) Qt
18 19 (26.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
19 14 (19.72%) Unix
20 13 (18.31%) Master's Degree
21 12 (16.90%) Computer Vision
21 12 (16.90%) Deep Learning

Fortran
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.41%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Simulink
2 2 (2.82%) Mathcad
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.41%) Stata
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.23%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.41%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 11 (15.49%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.27%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.41%) Rational DOORS
General
1 31 (43.66%) Games
2 6 (8.45%) Finance
3 5 (7.04%) Aerospace
4 4 (5.63%) Electronics
5 3 (4.23%) Automotive
6 2 (2.82%) Avionics
6 2 (2.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (67.61%) Software Engineer
2 29 (40.85%) C++ Software Engineer
3 16 (22.54%) Graduate
4 11 (15.49%) Developer
5 7 (9.86%) C# Software Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Junior
8 4 (5.63%) Computer Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Junior Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Python Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Quantitative Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Computer Science Graduate
9 3 (4.23%) Computer Vision Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Graduate Python Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Junior Python Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Programmer
9 3 (4.23%) Scientific Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (29.58%) OpenGL
2 19 (26.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 19 (26.76%) MFC
2 19 (26.76%) Qt
2 19 (26.76%) STL
3 12 (16.90%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 11 (15.49%) .NET
5 9 (12.68%) Natural Language Processing
5 9 (12.68%) Theano
6 7 (9.86%) .NET Framework
6 7 (9.86%) ATL
6 7 (9.86%) COM
7 6 (8.45%) POSIX
8 3 (4.23%) OpenMP
8 3 (4.23%) Unreal Engine
9 1 (1.41%) Ajax
9 1 (1.41%) Java EE
9 1 (1.41%) JSON
9 1 (1.41%) WPF
9 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (60.56%) Algorithms
2 37 (52.11%) Computer Science
3 31 (43.66%) 3D Graphics
4 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (9.86%) Data Structures
6 3 (4.23%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.82%) 3D Printing
8 1 (1.41%) CUDA
8 1 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.41%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 40 (56.34%) Linux
2 26 (36.62%) Windows
3 14 (19.72%) Unix
4 2 (2.82%) Android
4 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.41%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (76.06%) Software Engineering
2 43 (60.56%) Mathematics
3 41 (57.75%) OO
4 28 (39.44%) CAE
5 27 (38.03%) Physics
6 24 (33.80%) OOP
7 20 (28.17%) OOD
8 12 (16.90%) Bayesian Methods
8 12 (16.90%) Computer Vision
8 12 (16.90%) Deep Learning
8 12 (16.90%) Game Theory
8 12 (16.90%) Machine Learning
9 9 (12.68%) Artificial Intelligence
9 9 (12.68%) Configuration Management
10 7 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (9.86%) Finite Element Analysis
11 5 (7.04%) 3D Modelling
11 5 (7.04%) Applied Mathematics
12 4 (5.63%) Monte Carlo Method
13 3 (4.23%) Reinforcement Learning
Programming Languages
1 63 (88.73%) C++
2 53 (74.65%) Python
3 40 (56.34%) Java
4 38 (53.52%) C
5 37 (52.11%) C#
6 12 (16.90%) Scala
7 10 (14.08%) MATLAB
8 6 (8.45%) PL/SQL
8 6 (8.45%) SQL
9 5 (7.04%) Pascal
9 5 (7.04%) Perl
9 5 (7.04%) VB
10 4 (5.63%) JavaScript
11 3 (4.23%) Bash Shell
11 3 (4.23%) Delphi
11 3 (4.23%) Embedded C
11 3 (4.23%) Ruby
12 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.82%) R
13 1 (1.41%) Julia
Qualifications
1 50 (70.42%) Degree
2 37 (52.11%) PhD
3 23 (32.39%) Numerate Degree
4 13 (18.31%) Master's Degree
5 8 (11.27%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (4.23%) Postgraduate
6 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.41%) HNC
8 1 (1.41%) HND
8 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) DO-178B
1 1 (1.41%) IEC 61508
1 1 (1.41%) IEC 62304
1 1 (1.41%) MISRA
1 1 (1.41%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (12.68%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.82%) Progress
3 1 (1.41%) Perforce
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits superb benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
CH2M
Posted: 21 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
CH2M
Posted: 21 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
CH2M
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
CH2M
Posted: 21 days ago