Period
to 26 July 2017

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 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

F#
UK
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 743 956 1071
Rank change year-on-year +213 +115 -163
Permanent jobs citing F# 468 322 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.47% 0.31% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 407 321 217
UK median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -25.00% +7.69%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% -7.22% -10.00%

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 98652 105557 112924
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 55.53% 52.30% 51.10%
Number of salaries quoted 82200 91300 96106
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

F#
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for F# in the UK

F#
Top 14 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 26 July 2017. 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 +193 465 £60,000 +14.29% 32
London +108 247 £75,000 +25.00% 18
UK excluding London +176 221 £45,000 +7.78% 14
North of England +57 77 £25,000 - 3
South East +85 66 £50,000 -4.76% 4
North West +1 50 £25,000 - 2
Midlands +49 36 £55,000 +74.60% 2
West Midlands +51 33 £55,000 +74.60% 2
East of England +39 27 £40,000 +26.98% 4
North East - 15 £25,000 -
South West +9 12 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Yorkshire - 12 £37,500 - 1
East Midlands +31 3 £42,500 +47.83%
Scotland +18 3 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 26 July 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#.

1 418 (89.32%) C#
2 313 (66.88%) .NET
3 284 (60.68%) Agile Software Development
4 228 (48.72%) TDD
5 207 (44.23%) RESTful
6 205 (43.80%) AngularJS
7 196 (41.88%) ASP.NET
8 191 (40.81%) MVC
9 188 (40.17%) ASP.NET Web API
10 186 (39.74%) Microsoft Azure
11 173 (36.97%) MongoDB
12 172 (36.75%) Multithreading
13 170 (36.32%) ASP.NET MVC
14 158 (33.76%) TeamCity
15 155 (33.12%) SQL Server
16 152 (32.48%) NoSQL
17 147 (31.41%) Elasticsearch
18 141 (30.13%) OO
18 141 (30.13%) MSMQ
19 137 (29.27%) WPF
20 136 (29.06%) Ruby
21 130 (27.78%) Dependency Injection
22 126 (26.92%) Kanban
22 126 (26.92%) Web Application Development
23 125 (26.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 124 (26.50%) KnockoutJS
24 124 (26.50%) Kibana
25 115 (24.57%) RabbitMQ
26 113 (24.15%) Finance
27 111 (23.72%) SQL Server 2014

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
1 147 (31.41%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (1.28%) Apache Spark
3 4 (0.85%) Apache
3 4 (0.85%) NServiceBus
4 2 (0.43%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 13 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 186 (39.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 100 (21.37%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (3.85%) GitHub
4 12 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (1.71%) SaaS
6 3 (0.64%) PaaS
7 2 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.21%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.63%) DSL
2 15 (3.21%) Internet
3 3 (0.64%) LDAP
3 3 (0.64%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.43%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (0.43%) iSCSI
4 2 (0.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (36.97%) MongoDB
2 155 (33.12%) SQL Server
3 152 (32.48%) NoSQL
4 111 (23.72%) SQL Server 2014
5 36 (7.69%) Event Store
6 23 (4.91%) Big Data
7 22 (4.70%) Redis
8 19 (4.06%) Neo4j
9 16 (3.42%) SQL Server 2016
10 13 (2.78%) Relational Database
11 12 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 12 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (1.50%) RavenDB
13 6 (1.28%) Blockchain
13 6 (1.28%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.64%) Qlik Sense
15 2 (0.43%) Apache Hive
15 2 (0.43%) Hadoop
15 2 (0.43%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 158 (33.76%) TeamCity
2 43 (9.19%) Jenkins
3 40 (8.55%) Octopus Deploy
4 28 (5.98%) Git (software)
5 26 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 18 (3.85%) Visual Studio
7 14 (2.99%) NUnit
8 13 (2.78%) SpecFlow
9 9 (1.92%) Log4Net
9 9 (1.92%) MSBuild
9 9 (1.92%) Psake
10 8 (1.71%) CruiseControl
10 8 (1.71%) Rhino Mocks
11 7 (1.50%) JIRA
12 6 (1.28%) Maven
13 5 (1.07%) Ant
13 5 (1.07%) Gradle
14 3 (0.64%) Babel
14 3 (0.64%) webpack
15 2 (0.43%) gulp
General
1 113 (24.15%) Finance
2 101 (21.58%) Games
3 27 (5.77%) Banking
4 21 (4.49%) Investment Banking
5 11 (2.35%) Electronics
6 7 (1.50%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.28%) Front Office
8 2 (0.43%) Automotive
8 2 (0.43%) Legal
8 2 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 359 (76.71%) Developer
2 205 (43.80%) .NET Developer
3 139 (29.70%) C# Developer
4 67 (14.32%) Messaging Developer
5 63 (13.46%) F# Developer
6 60 (12.82%) Junior
6 60 (12.82%) Junior Developer
7 57 (12.18%) Junior .NET Developer
7 57 (12.18%) Software Engineer
8 56 (11.97%) Graduate
8 56 (11.97%) Graduate Developer
9 54 (11.54%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 53 (11.32%) Software Developer
11 50 (10.68%) Senior Developer
12 39 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
13 38 (8.12%) C# .NET Developer
14 31 (6.62%) Programmer
15 25 (5.34%) Scala Developer
16 24 (5.13%) C# Software Developer
17 23 (4.91%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 313 (66.88%) .NET
2 207 (44.23%) RESTful
3 205 (43.80%) AngularJS
4 196 (41.88%) ASP.NET
5 188 (40.17%) ASP.NET Web API
6 170 (36.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 141 (30.13%) MSMQ
8 137 (29.27%) WPF
9 125 (26.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 124 (26.50%) KnockoutJS
11 115 (24.57%) RabbitMQ
12 109 (23.29%) Node.js
13 74 (15.81%) WCF
14 70 (14.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 69 (14.74%) .NET Framework
16 67 (14.32%) WebSockets
17 63 (13.46%) Entity Framework
18 55 (11.75%) HTML
19 39 (8.33%) CSS
20 37 (7.91%) React
Miscellaneous
1 106 (22.65%) Computer Science
2 47 (10.04%) Fintech
3 38 (8.12%) Data Structures
4 35 (7.48%) Algorithms
4 35 (7.48%) Greenfield Project
5 34 (7.26%) Hedge funds
6 10 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.28%) Bitcoin
7 6 (1.28%) Derivative
7 6 (1.28%) Digital Currency
7 6 (1.28%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.07%) Blog
9 4 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (0.85%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.43%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.21%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.21%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.21%) Grid Computing
11 1 (0.21%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.21%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (4.06%) Windows
2 13 (2.78%) Linux
3 8 (1.71%) Android
4 6 (1.28%) Unix
5 5 (1.07%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.07%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (60.68%) Agile Software Development
2 228 (48.72%) TDD
3 191 (40.81%) MVC
4 172 (36.75%) Multithreading
5 141 (30.13%) OO
6 130 (27.78%) Dependency Injection
7 126 (26.92%) Kanban
7 126 (26.92%) Web Application Development
8 108 (23.08%) Functional Programming
9 106 (22.65%) BDD
9 106 (22.65%) Software Engineering
10 96 (20.51%) Mathematics
11 68 (14.53%) Low Latency
12 55 (11.75%) Web Development
13 44 (9.40%) High-Frequency Trading
14 39 (8.33%) Microservices
15 34 (7.26%) OOD
16 32 (6.84%) OOP
17 27 (5.77%) SOLID
17 27 (5.77%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 418 (89.32%) C#
2 136 (29.06%) Ruby
3 90 (19.23%) SQL
4 80 (17.09%) Haskell
4 80 (17.09%) Scala
5 69 (14.74%) JavaScript
6 66 (14.10%) Python
7 52 (11.11%) Java
8 44 (9.40%) C++
9 36 (7.69%) Erlang
10 35 (7.48%) OCaml
11 28 (5.98%) Clojure
12 24 (5.13%) C
13 23 (4.91%) ML
14 13 (2.78%) VBA
15 12 (2.56%) Go
15 12 (2.56%) MATLAB
15 12 (2.56%) PowerShell
16 11 (2.35%) VB
17 10 (2.14%) VB6
Qualifications
1 42 (8.97%) Degree
2 17 (3.63%) PhD
3 16 (3.42%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.21%) ISEB
4 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.50%) QA
System Software
1 33 (7.05%) Docker
2 2 (0.43%) HDFS
2 2 (0.43%) QEMU
2 2 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.21%) Xen
3 1 (0.21%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 124 (26.50%) Kibana
2 70 (14.96%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 70 (14.96%) WSUS
3 20 (4.27%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (2.14%) Puppet
5 7 (1.50%) Ansible
6 2 (0.43%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.43%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.43%) Mesos
6 2 (0.43%) Salt
Vendors
1 94 (20.09%) Microsoft
2 75 (16.03%) Google
3 17 (3.63%) Oracle
4 3 (0.64%) Apple
5 2 (0.43%) Bloomberg
5 2 (0.43%) Facebook
5 2 (0.43%) Palantir
5 2 (0.43%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.21%) Citrix
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-50K+ Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Salary and Benefits packag
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70,000 to £80,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £85000 - £140000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Fantastic bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Skipton
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65,000 to £90,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £75,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Client Server
Salary: £70,000 to £80,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75,000 - £90,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago