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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
F#
UK
Rank 638 803 841
Rank change year-on-year +165 +38  
Permanent jobs citing F# 229 146 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% 0.27% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 196 126 93
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 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,250 £95,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +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 46189 53333 54614
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 54.61% 51.57% 50.57%
Number of salaries quoted 39289 45960 46435
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% -  
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 £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +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 27 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 27 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 +173 228 £60,000 +9.09% 34
London +105 135 £71,500 +14.40% 13
South East +86 27 £50,000 -6.97% 5
North West +14 27 £25,000 - 2
City of London +62 15 £50,000 -35.48% 4
Manchester -10 14 £25,000 - 1
Cheshire - 13 £62,500 - 1
Warrington - 13 £62,500 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 12 £25,000 - 3
Newcastle upon Tyne - 12 £25,000 - 3
North East - 12 £25,000 - 3
West Sussex - 11 £50,000 - 1
Crawley - 11 £50,000 - 1
East of England +33 9 £27,500 -32.92% 5
West Midlands +29 9 £55,000 +44.73% 2
Hampshire +26 9 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Southampton +18 9 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Maidstone - 6 £57,500 -
Yorkshire - 6 £39,000 - 2
Kent - 6 £57,500 -
Cambridgeshire +14 5 £47,500 +50.79% 4
Canary Wharf - 5 £72,500 -
Hertfordshire +22 4 £27,500 -32.92% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £27,500 - 1
Sheffield - 4 £39,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 4 £39,000 - 1
South West +21 3 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Staffordshire +13 3 £70,000 +98.58%
Coventry +11 3 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Bristol -1 3 £55,000 +10.00% 1

F#
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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#.

1 383 (86.85%) C#
2 307 (69.61%) .NET
3 236 (53.51%) Agile Software Development
4 198 (44.90%) TDD
5 189 (42.86%) AngularJS
6 186 (42.18%) RESTful
7 174 (39.46%) ASP.NET
8 172 (39.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 165 (37.41%) Multithreading
10 163 (36.96%) MongoDB
11 158 (35.83%) MVC
12 154 (34.92%) Microsoft Azure
13 152 (34.47%) SQL Server
14 147 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
15 146 (33.11%) WPF
16 143 (32.43%) Mathematics
17 140 (31.75%) Elasticsearch
18 139 (31.52%) MSMQ
19 136 (30.84%) OO
20 132 (29.93%) Ruby
21 126 (28.57%) TeamCity
22 124 (28.12%) KnockoutJS
23 123 (27.89%) Kibana
24 122 (27.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 122 (27.66%) Web Application Development
24 122 (27.66%) Kanban
24 122 (27.66%) Dependency Injection
24 122 (27.66%) Finance
25 114 (25.85%) Functional Programming
25 114 (25.85%) 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
1 140 (31.75%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (2.04%) Apache Spark
3 4 (0.91%) 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
1 154 (34.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 86 (19.50%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (3.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (2.27%) SaaS
5 3 (0.68%) GitHub
6 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.44%) DSL
2 17 (3.85%) Internet
3 6 (1.36%) 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
1 163 (36.96%) MongoDB
2 152 (34.47%) SQL Server
3 114 (25.85%) SQL Server 2014
4 111 (25.17%) NoSQL
5 33 (7.48%) Redis
6 22 (4.99%) Event Store
7 14 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (2.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 12 (2.72%) Big Data
9 11 (2.49%) Neo4j
10 9 (2.04%) Relational Database
11 8 (1.81%) Couchbase
11 8 (1.81%) Hadoop
11 8 (1.81%) SQL Server 2016
12 6 (1.36%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.45%) Amazon Redshift
14 2 (0.45%) Power BI
15 1 (0.23%) Parquet
15 1 (0.23%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 126 (28.57%) TeamCity
2 29 (6.58%) Jenkins
3 19 (4.31%) Octopus Deploy
4 15 (3.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 12 (2.72%) NUnit
5 12 (2.72%) SpecFlow
6 11 (2.49%) Git (software)
7 10 (2.27%) Log4Net
7 10 (2.27%) MSBuild
7 10 (2.27%) Psake
8 9 (2.04%) Visual Studio
9 7 (1.59%) CruiseControl
9 7 (1.59%) Rhino Mocks
10 5 (1.13%) JIRA
11 3 (0.68%) Ant
11 3 (0.68%) Gradle
11 3 (0.68%) Maven
12 2 (0.45%) Bugzilla
12 2 (0.45%) NetBeans
12 2 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 122 (27.66%) Finance
2 77 (17.46%) Games
3 41 (9.30%) Banking
4 27 (6.12%) Investment Banking
5 7 (1.59%) Front Office
5 7 (1.59%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.36%) Electronics
7 4 (0.91%) Legal
8 1 (0.23%) Advertising
8 1 (0.23%) Automotive
8 1 (0.23%) Publishing
8 1 (0.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 335 (75.96%) Developer
2 219 (49.66%) .NET Developer
3 153 (34.69%) C# Developer
4 81 (18.37%) F# Developer
5 78 (17.69%) Messaging Developer
6 76 (17.23%) C# .NET Developer
7 54 (12.24%) Junior
7 54 (12.24%) Junior Developer
8 52 (11.79%) Senior Developer
9 48 (10.88%) Junior .NET Developer
10 46 (10.43%) Graduate
10 46 (10.43%) Graduate Developer
11 45 (10.20%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 43 (9.75%) Senior C# Developer
13 35 (7.94%) Software Engineer
14 34 (7.71%) Programmer
15 21 (4.76%) Software Developer
16 20 (4.54%) Agile C# Developer
16 20 (4.54%) Agile Developer
17 19 (4.31%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (69.61%) .NET
2 189 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 186 (42.18%) RESTful
4 174 (39.46%) ASP.NET
5 172 (39.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 147 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 146 (33.11%) WPF
8 139 (31.52%) MSMQ
9 124 (28.12%) KnockoutJS
10 122 (27.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 111 (25.17%) RabbitMQ
12 101 (22.90%) Node.js
13 77 (17.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 73 (16.55%) WCF
15 65 (14.74%) .NET Framework
16 56 (12.70%) WebSockets
17 48 (10.88%) Entity Framework
17 48 (10.88%) HTML
18 30 (6.80%) CSS
19 28 (6.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 90 (20.41%) Computer Science
2 53 (12.02%) Hedge funds
3 47 (10.66%) Fintech
4 28 (6.35%) Data Structures
5 17 (3.85%) Derivative
6 13 (2.95%) Algorithms
7 9 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.36%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.13%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.13%) Blog
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%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (9.75%) Windows
2 25 (5.67%) Linux
3 4 (0.91%) Android
3 4 (0.91%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (53.51%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (44.90%) TDD
3 165 (37.41%) Multithreading
4 158 (35.83%) MVC
5 143 (32.43%) Mathematics
6 136 (30.84%) OO
7 122 (27.66%) Dependency Injection
7 122 (27.66%) Kanban
7 122 (27.66%) Web Application Development
8 114 (25.85%) Functional Programming
9 89 (20.18%) Software Engineering
10 83 (18.82%) BDD
11 69 (15.65%) Low Latency
12 58 (13.15%) Analytics
13 50 (11.34%) Continuous Integration
14 49 (11.11%) Web Development
15 41 (9.30%) High-Frequency Trading
16 32 (7.26%) Mentoring
17 23 (5.22%) DevOps
17 23 (5.22%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 383 (86.85%) C#
2 132 (29.93%) Ruby
3 81 (18.37%) Haskell
4 67 (15.19%) JavaScript
4 67 (15.19%) Scala
5 61 (13.83%) C++
6 58 (13.15%) Java
7 50 (11.34%) SQL
8 48 (10.88%) Python
9 45 (10.20%) OCaml
10 44 (9.98%) C
11 39 (8.84%) VBA
12 32 (7.26%) Clojure
13 30 (6.80%) ML
14 27 (6.12%) Erlang
15 16 (3.63%) PowerShell
16 9 (2.04%) Go
17 8 (1.81%) C++/CLI
17 8 (1.81%) T-SQL
18 5 (1.13%) Groovy
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 21 (4.76%) 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
1 123 (27.89%) Kibana
2 77 (17.46%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 77 (17.46%) WSUS
3 11 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.13%) Puppet
5 3 (0.68%) Ansible
6 1 (0.23%) Graphite
6 1 (0.23%) logstash
6 1 (0.23%) Mesos
Vendors
1 103 (23.36%) Microsoft
2 63 (14.29%) 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
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Salary: Opportunity to learn functional programming languages such as Scala
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 8% Pension and wider benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50-60K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k+ with top package + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Woking
Client Server
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago