Period
to 12 August 2020

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 6 months to 12 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

F#
UK
6 months to
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 649 905 865
Rank change year-on-year +256 -40 -88
Permanent jobs citing F# 121 190 321
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 0.25% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 103 125 275
Median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +23.81% -12.50%
10th Percentile £53,250 £42,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £115,000 £105,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% +11.11% -

F# 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 35,777 76,359 94,678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 56.58% 53.63% 55.75%
Number of salaries quoted 29,417 62,580 78,595
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,000 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

F#
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing F# as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for F# in the UK

F#
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing F#.

Salary trend for F# in the UK

F#
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing F# over the 6 months to 12 August 2020.

Salary histogram for F# in the UK

F#
Top 11 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 6 months to 12 August 2020. 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 +244 114 £83,750 +28.85% 12
London +153 97 £90,000 +12.50% 7
UK excluding London +244 23 £62,500 +25.00% 7
North of England +146 7 £60,000 +2.13% 2
North West +120 7 £60,000 +2.13% 1
East of England +104 7 £75,000 +11.11% 1
Scotland - 6 £62,500 - 2
Work from Home +60 4 £68,750 +19.57% 6
South East +189 2 £55,000 +22.22%
Midlands +114 1 £45,000 - 2
West Midlands +95 1 £45,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 12 August 2020, IT jobs citing F# 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 with a requirement for F#.

1 108 (89.26%) C#
2 100 (82.64%) .NET
3 86 (71.07%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (64.46%) Azure
5 73 (60.33%) AWS
6 68 (56.20%) React
7 67 (55.37%) Microservices
8 58 (47.93%) MongoDB
9 54 (44.63%) .NET Core
10 49 (40.50%) Functional Programming
11 47 (38.84%) SQL Server
12 44 (36.36%) Web Services
12 44 (36.36%) JavaScript
13 40 (33.06%) Finance
13 40 (33.06%) ASP.NET
14 39 (32.23%) MySQL
14 39 (32.23%) NoSQL
14 39 (32.23%) CQRS
15 38 (31.40%) AngularJS
16 35 (28.93%) Machine Learning
17 34 (28.10%) TeamCity
17 34 (28.10%) Scrum
17 34 (28.10%) Software Engineering
18 33 (27.27%) Artificial Intelligence
18 33 (27.27%) Redis
19 32 (26.45%) SQL
19 32 (26.45%) Octopus Deploy
20 28 (23.14%) TypeScript
21 27 (22.31%) Deep Learning
21 27 (22.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services

F#
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 7 (5.79%) Apache
1 7 (5.79%) Apache Spark
2 6 (4.96%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 78 (64.46%) Azure
2 73 (60.33%) AWS
3 7 (5.79%) GitHub
4 5 (4.13%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (4.13%) Slack
5 4 (3.31%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.65%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (47.93%) MongoDB
2 47 (38.84%) SQL Server
3 39 (32.23%) MySQL
3 39 (32.23%) NoSQL
4 33 (27.27%) Redis
5 27 (22.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 27 (22.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (13.22%) Event Store
7 7 (5.79%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (5.79%) Cosmos DB
7 7 (5.79%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (4.96%) Apache Ignite
8 6 (4.96%) Blockchain
8 6 (4.96%) CouchDB
8 6 (4.96%) Flink
9 4 (3.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (3.31%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.65%) Big Data
11 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 34 (28.10%) TeamCity
2 32 (26.45%) Octopus Deploy
3 27 (22.31%) MSBuild
4 11 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 10 (8.26%) GitLab
6 6 (4.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (4.96%) CircleCI
6 6 (4.96%) Git (software)
6 6 (4.96%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.83%) webpack
General
1 40 (33.06%) Finance
2 27 (22.31%) Front Office
3 7 (5.79%) Games
4 1 (0.83%) Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Czech Language
4 1 (0.83%) Law
Job Titles
1 102 (84.30%) Developer
2 65 (53.72%) .NET Developer
3 44 (36.36%) C# Developer
4 41 (33.88%) F# Developer
5 27 (22.31%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (12.40%) Full Stack Developer
7 10 (8.26%) AWS Engineer
8 8 (6.61%) Azure Developer
8 8 (6.61%) Senior Developer
9 7 (5.79%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (5.79%) Software Engineer
10 6 (4.96%) .NET Software Developer
10 6 (4.96%) .NET Software Engineer
10 6 (4.96%) AWS Developer
10 6 (4.96%) AWS Software Engineer
10 6 (4.96%) Blockchain Developer
10 6 (4.96%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 6 (4.96%) React Developer
11 5 (4.13%) Software Development Team Leader
11 5 (4.13%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (82.64%) .NET
2 68 (56.20%) React
3 54 (44.63%) .NET Core
4 44 (36.36%) Web Services
5 40 (33.06%) ASP.NET
6 38 (31.40%) AngularJS
7 24 (19.83%) Reactive Extensions
7 24 (19.83%) RESTful
8 23 (19.01%) REST
9 22 (18.18%) ActiveMQ
9 22 (18.18%) Redux
10 14 (11.57%) Akka.NET
11 13 (10.74%) CSS
12 8 (6.61%) .NET Framework
12 8 (6.61%) HTML
13 7 (5.79%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (4.96%) jQuery
14 6 (4.96%) RabbitMQ
15 5 (4.13%) Kafka
15 5 (4.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.70%) Algorithms
2 14 (11.57%) Cloud Native
3 7 (5.79%) Data Structures
4 6 (4.96%) Renewable Energy
4 6 (4.96%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.48%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.83%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.88%) Linux
2 10 (8.26%) Windows
3 4 (3.31%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (71.07%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (55.37%) Microservices
3 49 (40.50%) Functional Programming
4 39 (32.23%) CQRS
5 35 (28.93%) Machine Learning
6 34 (28.10%) Scrum
6 34 (28.10%) Software Engineering
7 33 (27.27%) Artificial Intelligence
8 27 (22.31%) Deep Learning
8 27 (22.31%) Fund Management
9 25 (20.66%) TDD
10 21 (17.36%) DevOps
11 19 (15.70%) Multithreading
12 18 (14.88%) Mentoring
13 12 (9.92%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (9.92%) E-Commerce
13 12 (9.92%) OOD
14 11 (9.09%) Fintech
15 9 (7.44%) Mathematics
15 9 (7.44%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 108 (89.26%) C#
2 44 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 32 (26.45%) SQL
4 28 (23.14%) TypeScript
5 27 (22.31%) Haskell
6 22 (18.18%) Erlang
7 15 (12.40%) Scala
8 11 (9.09%) Java
9 10 (8.26%) Go
10 8 (6.61%) Python
11 7 (5.79%) Clojure
11 7 (5.79%) Rust
12 6 (4.96%) C++
13 4 (3.31%) Bash Shell
13 4 (3.31%) Elixir
13 4 (3.31%) Groovy
13 4 (3.31%) PowerShell
14 3 (2.48%) Kotlin
14 3 (2.48%) OCaml
15 2 (1.65%) ES6
Qualifications
1 13 (10.74%) Degree
2 6 (4.96%) Numerate Degree
2 6 (4.96%) PhD
3 1 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 22 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (18.18%) Kubernetes
2 19 (15.70%) Kibana
3 17 (14.05%) Grafana
4 8 (6.61%) logstash
5 6 (4.96%) Ansible
5 6 (4.96%) Istio
5 6 (4.96%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (4.96%) Puppet
6 1 (0.83%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (5.79%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.96%) Oracle
3 1 (0.83%) Google