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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

F#
UK
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 660 806 866
Rank change year-on-year +146 +60  
Permanent jobs citing F# 215 154 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 0.29% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 196 145 107
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -19.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,750 £46,250
% change year-on-year -4.19% -9.72%  

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 47568 53582 56352
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 55.49% 51.86% 50.93%
Number of salaries quoted 40488 46315 47881
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 +163 214 £60,000 +14.28% 22
London +85 121 £75,000 +30.43% 12
North West -9 24 £43,750 +75.00%
South East +69 22 £40,000 -23.80% 3
West Midlands +32 15 £55,000 +44.73% 2
Hampshire +20 12 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Southampton +17 12 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Manchester -14 12 £25,000 -
Warrington - 12 £62,500 -
Cheshire - 12 £62,500 -
City of London +34 11 £50,000 -25.92% 3
North East - 10 £25,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 10 £25,000 -
West Sussex - 10 £50,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 10 £25,000 -
Crawley - 10 £50,000 -
Coventry +7 9 £55,000 +29.41% 1
South West +26 8 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Bristol +6 8 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Yorkshire - 8 £39,000 - 2
East of England +14 6 £27,500 -12.69%
South Yorkshire - 5 £39,000 -
Sheffield - 5 £39,000 -
Cambridgeshire +2 4 £47,500 +50.79%
Canary Wharf - 4 £72,500 -
Staffordshire +13 3 £70,000 +98.58%
Cambridge -9 3 £47,500 +50.79%
Skipton - 3 £40,000 - 2
North Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 - 2
Hertfordshire +19 2 £27,500 -32.92%

For the 6 months to 30 April 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#.

1 373 (87.76%) C#
2 284 (66.82%) .NET
3 251 (59.06%) Agile Software Development
4 199 (46.82%) RESTful
5 195 (45.88%) AngularJS
6 193 (45.41%) TDD
7 182 (42.82%) ASP.NET
8 174 (40.94%) ASP.NET Web API
9 173 (40.71%) MongoDB
10 168 (39.53%) Multithreading
11 164 (38.59%) MVC
12 159 (37.41%) SQL Server
13 158 (37.18%) Microsoft Azure
14 154 (36.24%) ASP.NET MVC
15 150 (35.29%) Elasticsearch
16 148 (34.82%) WPF
17 143 (33.65%) OO
18 142 (33.41%) MSMQ
19 138 (32.47%) Ruby
20 135 (31.76%) TeamCity
21 131 (30.82%) Dependency Injection
22 130 (30.59%) Kanban
22 130 (30.59%) Web Application Development
22 130 (30.59%) Kibana
23 129 (30.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 129 (30.35%) KnockoutJS
24 122 (28.71%) NoSQL
25 117 (27.53%) RabbitMQ
25 117 (27.53%) SQL Server 2014
26 112 (26.35%) Mathematics

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
1 150 (35.29%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (1.88%) Apache Spark
3 6 (1.41%) Apache
4 4 (0.94%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.24%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.24%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.24%) SAS
5 1 (0.24%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (4.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.24%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 158 (37.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 82 (19.29%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (3.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.18%) SaaS
5 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.94%) DSL
2 16 (3.76%) Internet
3 4 (0.94%) HTTP
3 4 (0.94%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.47%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (0.47%) iSCSI
4 2 (0.47%) SAN
5 1 (0.24%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (40.71%) MongoDB
2 159 (37.41%) SQL Server
3 122 (28.71%) NoSQL
4 117 (27.53%) SQL Server 2014
5 35 (8.24%) Event Store
6 31 (7.29%) Redis
7 14 (3.29%) Big Data
7 14 (3.29%) Neo4j
8 13 (3.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 13 (3.06%) Apache Cassandra
9 12 (2.82%) SQL Server 2016
10 6 (1.41%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.18%) Couchbase
11 5 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.18%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.71%) Apache Hive
12 3 (0.71%) Parquet
13 2 (0.47%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (0.47%) Power BI
13 2 (0.47%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 135 (31.76%) TeamCity
2 38 (8.94%) Jenkins
3 32 (7.53%) Octopus Deploy
4 26 (6.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 13 (3.06%) SpecFlow
6 12 (2.82%) Git (software)
6 12 (2.82%) NUnit
6 12 (2.82%) Visual Studio
7 11 (2.59%) Log4Net
7 11 (2.59%) MSBuild
7 11 (2.59%) Psake
8 8 (1.88%) CruiseControl
8 8 (1.88%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (0.47%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.47%) NetBeans
9 2 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.24%) Ant
10 1 (0.24%) JIRA
10 1 (0.24%) Maven
10 1 (0.24%) Subversion
General
1 112 (26.35%) Finance
2 84 (19.76%) Games
3 38 (8.94%) Banking
4 26 (6.12%) Investment Banking
5 7 (1.65%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.18%) Front Office
7 3 (0.71%) Legal
8 2 (0.47%) Automotive
9 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 317 (74.59%) Developer
2 213 (50.12%) .NET Developer
3 133 (31.29%) C# Developer
4 82 (19.29%) Messaging Developer
5 68 (16.00%) F# Developer
6 58 (13.65%) C# .NET Developer
7 55 (12.94%) Junior
7 55 (12.94%) Junior Developer
8 50 (11.76%) Junior .NET Developer
9 49 (11.53%) Graduate
9 49 (11.53%) Graduate Developer
10 48 (11.29%) Graduate .NET Developer
11 41 (9.65%) Programmer
12 38 (8.94%) Software Engineer
13 36 (8.47%) Senior Developer
14 28 (6.59%) Senior C# Developer
15 23 (5.41%) Software Developer
16 18 (4.24%) Agile C# Developer
16 18 (4.24%) Agile Developer
17 17 (4.00%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (66.82%) .NET
2 199 (46.82%) RESTful
3 195 (45.88%) AngularJS
4 182 (42.82%) ASP.NET
5 174 (40.94%) ASP.NET Web API
6 154 (36.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 148 (34.82%) WPF
8 142 (33.41%) MSMQ
9 129 (30.35%) KnockoutJS
9 129 (30.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 117 (27.53%) RabbitMQ
11 100 (23.53%) Node.js
12 81 (19.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 72 (16.94%) WCF
14 68 (16.00%) WebSockets
15 54 (12.71%) .NET Framework
16 51 (12.00%) Entity Framework
17 47 (11.06%) HTML
18 39 (9.18%) Kafka
19 28 (6.59%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 89 (20.94%) Computer Science
2 44 (10.35%) Fintech
2 44 (10.35%) Hedge funds
3 27 (6.35%) Data Structures
4 21 (4.94%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (3.76%) Derivative
6 9 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.88%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.41%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.18%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.18%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.94%) Blog
11 3 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (0.71%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.71%) PlayStation
12 2 (0.47%) Device Driver
12 2 (0.47%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.47%) Spread Betting
12 2 (0.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.88%) Windows
2 22 (5.18%) Linux
3 2 (0.47%) Android
3 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (59.06%) Agile Software Development
2 193 (45.41%) TDD
3 168 (39.53%) Multithreading
4 164 (38.59%) MVC
5 143 (33.65%) OO
6 131 (30.82%) Dependency Injection
7 130 (30.59%) Kanban
7 130 (30.59%) Web Application Development
8 112 (26.35%) Mathematics
9 95 (22.35%) Functional Programming
10 86 (20.24%) Software Engineering
11 79 (18.59%) BDD
12 64 (15.06%) Low Latency
13 49 (11.53%) Web Development
14 47 (11.06%) Continuous Integration
15 41 (9.65%) High-Frequency Trading
16 40 (9.41%) Analytics
17 24 (5.65%) High Availability
18 23 (5.41%) Microservices
19 22 (5.18%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 373 (87.76%) C#
2 138 (32.47%) Ruby
3 76 (17.88%) Haskell
4 68 (16.00%) Scala
5 57 (13.41%) Java
6 53 (12.47%) JavaScript
6 53 (12.47%) Python
7 49 (11.53%) SQL
8 46 (10.82%) C++
9 43 (10.12%) OCaml
10 29 (6.82%) Clojure
11 28 (6.59%) C
12 27 (6.35%) ML
13 25 (5.88%) Erlang
14 20 (4.71%) VBA
15 16 (3.76%) PowerShell
16 7 (1.65%) Groovy
17 6 (1.41%) C++/CLI
18 5 (1.18%) Shell Script
18 5 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (9.88%) Degree
2 19 (4.47%) PhD
3 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.76%) QA
System Software
1 34 (8.00%) Docker
2 3 (0.71%) HDFS
2 3 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.47%) QEMU
4 1 (0.24%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.24%) Xen
4 1 (0.24%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 130 (30.59%) Kibana
2 81 (19.06%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 81 (19.06%) WSUS
3 16 (3.76%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.18%) Puppet
5 3 (0.71%) Mesos
6 2 (0.47%) Ansible
6 2 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.24%) Graphite
7 1 (0.24%) logstash
7 1 (0.24%) Salt
Vendors
1 108 (25.41%) Microsoft
2 69 (16.24%) Google
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle
3 2 (0.47%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.24%) Citrix
4 1 (0.24%) Informatica
4 1 (0.24%) SAP
4 1 (0.24%) Talend
4 1 (0.24%) Teradata
4 1 (0.24%) Vertica
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35-40k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50-60K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 8% Pension and wider benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £140000 per annum, Benefits to 30K Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago