The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for F# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited F# over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F#
UK
Rank 638 821 843
Rank change year-on-year +183 +22  
Permanent jobs citing F# 232 143 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% 0.27% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 195 123 95
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £95,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26%  

F# 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 46232 53254 53714
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 54.43% 51.56% 50.57%
Number of salaries quoted 39302 45895 45662
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

F#
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for F# in the UK

F#
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for F# in the UK

F#
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing F# over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for F# in the UK

F#
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing F# within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 +184 231 £60,000 +9.09% 36
London +106 139 £70,250 +12.40% 16
South East +96 27 £50,000 -6.97% 5
North West +14 27 £25,000 - 2
City of London +63 16 £50,000 -35.48% 5
Manchester -5 14 £25,000 - 1
Cheshire - 13 £62,500 - 1
Warrington - 13 £62,500 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 12 £25,000 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 12 £25,000 - 2
North East - 12 £25,000 - 2
West Sussex - 11 £50,000 - 1
Crawley - 11 £50,000 - 1
East of England +30 9 £27,500 -32.92% 5
West Midlands +27 9 £55,000 +44.73% 2
Hampshire +24 8 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Southampton +12 8 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Maidstone - 7 £57,500 -
Kent - 7 £57,500 -
Cambridgeshire +15 5 £47,500 +50.79% 4
Yorkshire - 5 £39,000 - 2
Canary Wharf - 5 £72,500 -
Hertfordshire +18 4 £27,500 -32.92% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £27,500 - 1
South West +13 3 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Staffordshire +12 3 £70,000 +98.58%
Coventry +8 3 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Bristol +3 3 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Sheffield - 3 £41,250 - 1
South Yorkshire - 3 £41,250 - 1

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing F# 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 F#.

1 382 (86.62%) C#
2 309 (70.07%) .NET
3 233 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
4 195 (44.22%) TDD
5 185 (41.95%) AngularJS
6 180 (40.82%) RESTful
7 172 (39.00%) ASP.NET
8 170 (38.55%) ASP.NET Web API
9 163 (36.96%) Multithreading
10 159 (36.05%) MongoDB
11 156 (35.37%) MVC
12 150 (34.01%) SQL Server
12 150 (34.01%) Microsoft Azure
13 145 (32.88%) ASP.NET MVC
14 144 (32.65%) WPF
15 143 (32.43%) Mathematics
16 138 (31.29%) Elasticsearch
17 136 (30.84%) MSMQ
18 135 (30.61%) OO
19 129 (29.25%) Ruby
20 123 (27.89%) TeamCity
21 121 (27.44%) Finance
21 121 (27.44%) KnockoutJS
22 120 (27.21%) Kibana
23 119 (26.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 119 (26.98%) Web Application Development
23 119 (26.98%) Kanban
23 119 (26.98%) Dependency Injection
24 118 (26.76%) Functional Programming
25 112 (25.40%) SQL Server 2014

F#
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
1 138 (31.29%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (2.27%) Apache Spark
3 5 (1.13%) Apache
4 3 (0.68%) NServiceBus
4 3 (0.68%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.23%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.23%) CMS
5 1 (0.23%) SAS
5 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 150 (34.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 85 (19.27%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (3.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (2.27%) SaaS
5 3 (0.68%) GitHub
6 2 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.67%) DSL
2 18 (4.08%) Internet
3 7 (1.59%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.91%) HTTP
5 2 (0.45%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (0.45%) iSCSI
5 2 (0.45%) SAN
5 2 (0.45%) Skype
6 1 (0.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (36.05%) MongoDB
2 150 (34.01%) SQL Server
3 112 (25.40%) SQL Server 2014
4 109 (24.72%) NoSQL
5 33 (7.48%) Redis
6 21 (4.76%) Event Store
7 15 (3.40%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (2.95%) Big Data
9 12 (2.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 11 (2.49%) Neo4j
11 9 (2.04%) Hadoop
11 9 (2.04%) Relational Database
12 8 (1.81%) Couchbase
13 7 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
14 6 (1.36%) RDBMS
15 5 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
16 2 (0.45%) Amazon Redshift
16 2 (0.45%) Power BI
17 1 (0.23%) Parquet
17 1 (0.23%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 123 (27.89%) TeamCity
2 28 (6.35%) Jenkins
3 18 (4.08%) Octopus Deploy
4 14 (3.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 13 (2.95%) Git (software)
5 13 (2.95%) NUnit
6 12 (2.72%) SpecFlow
7 10 (2.27%) Log4Net
7 10 (2.27%) MSBuild
7 10 (2.27%) Psake
8 9 (2.04%) Visual Studio
9 8 (1.81%) Rhino Mocks
10 7 (1.59%) CruiseControl
11 5 (1.13%) JIRA
12 3 (0.68%) Ant
12 3 (0.68%) Gradle
12 3 (0.68%) Maven
13 2 (0.45%) Bugzilla
13 2 (0.45%) NetBeans
13 2 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 121 (27.44%) Finance
2 76 (17.23%) Games
3 41 (9.30%) Banking
4 27 (6.12%) Investment Banking
5 8 (1.81%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.59%) Front Office
7 6 (1.36%) Electronics
8 4 (0.91%) Legal
9 2 (0.45%) Retail
10 1 (0.23%) Advertising
10 1 (0.23%) Automotive
10 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 335 (75.96%) Developer
2 218 (49.43%) .NET Developer
3 155 (35.15%) C# Developer
4 82 (18.59%) F# Developer
5 77 (17.46%) C# .NET Developer
6 76 (17.23%) Messaging Developer
7 54 (12.24%) Junior
7 54 (12.24%) Junior Developer
8 53 (12.02%) Senior Developer
9 48 (10.88%) Junior .NET Developer
10 45 (10.20%) Graduate
10 45 (10.20%) Graduate Developer
11 44 (9.98%) Graduate .NET Developer
11 44 (9.98%) Senior C# Developer
12 35 (7.94%) Programmer
12 35 (7.94%) Software Engineer
13 21 (4.76%) Software Developer
14 20 (4.54%) Agile C# Developer
14 20 (4.54%) Agile Developer
15 19 (4.31%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (70.07%) .NET
2 185 (41.95%) AngularJS
3 180 (40.82%) RESTful
4 172 (39.00%) ASP.NET
5 170 (38.55%) ASP.NET Web API
6 145 (32.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 144 (32.65%) WPF
8 136 (30.84%) MSMQ
9 121 (27.44%) KnockoutJS
10 119 (26.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 110 (24.94%) RabbitMQ
12 98 (22.22%) Node.js
13 75 (17.01%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 72 (16.33%) WCF
15 66 (14.97%) .NET Framework
16 53 (12.02%) WebSockets
17 51 (11.56%) HTML
18 47 (10.66%) Entity Framework
19 32 (7.26%) CSS
20 27 (6.12%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 90 (20.41%) Computer Science
2 54 (12.24%) Hedge funds
3 48 (10.88%) Fintech
4 29 (6.58%) Data Structures
5 17 (3.85%) Derivative
6 14 (3.17%) Algorithms
7 10 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.36%) Blog
8 6 (1.36%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.13%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.13%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.13%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.91%) Data Centre
10 4 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (0.91%) Spread Betting
10 4 (0.91%) User Experience
11 3 (0.68%) Grid Computing
11 3 (0.68%) PlayStation
12 2 (0.45%) Device Driver
12 2 (0.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (9.98%) Windows
2 26 (5.90%) Linux
3 4 (0.91%) Android
3 4 (0.91%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (44.22%) TDD
3 163 (36.96%) Multithreading
4 156 (35.37%) MVC
5 143 (32.43%) Mathematics
6 135 (30.61%) OO
7 119 (26.98%) Dependency Injection
7 119 (26.98%) Kanban
7 119 (26.98%) Web Application Development
8 118 (26.76%) Functional Programming
9 91 (20.63%) Software Engineering
10 82 (18.59%) BDD
11 68 (15.42%) Low Latency
12 59 (13.38%) Analytics
13 51 (11.56%) Continuous Integration
14 48 (10.88%) Web Development
15 39 (8.84%) High-Frequency Trading
16 33 (7.48%) Mentoring
17 24 (5.44%) Open Source
18 23 (5.22%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 382 (86.62%) C#
2 129 (29.25%) Ruby
3 84 (19.05%) Haskell
4 70 (15.87%) JavaScript
5 69 (15.65%) Scala
6 63 (14.29%) C++
7 61 (13.83%) Java
8 50 (11.34%) SQL
9 49 (11.11%) Python
10 46 (10.43%) OCaml
11 45 (10.20%) C
12 40 (9.07%) VBA
13 34 (7.71%) Clojure
14 31 (7.03%) ML
15 29 (6.58%) Erlang
16 16 (3.63%) PowerShell
17 10 (2.27%) Go
18 9 (2.04%) C++/CLI
19 8 (1.81%) T-SQL
20 5 (1.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 44 (9.98%) Degree
2 25 (5.67%) PhD
3 3 (0.68%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.31%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) SEPA
System Software
1 19 (4.31%) Docker
2 2 (0.45%) QEMU
2 2 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.23%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 120 (27.21%) Kibana
2 75 (17.01%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 75 (17.01%) WSUS
3 11 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.91%) Puppet
5 3 (0.68%) Ansible
6 1 (0.23%) Graphite
6 1 (0.23%) logstash
6 1 (0.23%) Mesos
Vendors
1 102 (23.13%) Microsoft
2 62 (14.06%) Google
3 2 (0.45%) Oracle
3 2 (0.45%) Twitter
3 2 (0.45%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.23%) Facebook
4 1 (0.23%) Informatica
4 1 (0.23%) SAP
4 1 (0.23%) Talend
4 1 (0.23%) Teradata
4 1 (0.23%) Vertica
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 8% Pension and wider benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Salary: Opportunity to learn functional programming languages such as Scala
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50-60K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k+ with top package + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago