The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Functional Programming skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Functional Programming over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Programming
UK
Rank 564 663 734
Rank change year-on-year +99 +71  
Permanent jobs citing Functional Programming 304 289 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.32% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 242 262 188
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £97,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year -8.33% +35.59%  

Functional Programming is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75650 91140 91950
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.04% 88.53% 87.02%
Number of salaries quoted 62160 75461 74357
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.01%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Functional Programming
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Functional Programming as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Functional Programming in the UK

Functional Programming
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Functional Programming in the UK

Functional Programming
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Functional Programming over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Functional Programming in the UK

Functional Programming
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Programming within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 +111 295 £65,000 - 42
London +40 191 £75,000 +15.38% 29
South East +91 39 £65,000 +100.00% 2
City of London +56 37 £80,000 +23.07% 9
South West +11 24 £60,000 -14.28% 7
West Midlands +39 18 £60,000 +9.09%
Staffordshire +26 18 £60,000 +9.09%
Bristol -4 18 £66,250 -5.35% 5
Stoke-on-Trent +14 13 £60,000 +4.34%
Tyne and Wear - 12 £45,000 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 12 £45,000 - 2
North East - 12 £45,000 - 2
Hampshire - 11 £65,000 - 1
Basingstoke - 11 £65,000 - 1
Canary Wharf - 9 £72,500 -
Berkshire - 8 £52,500 -
West Sussex - 8 £87,500 - 1
East Sussex +9 6 £65,000 +44.44%
South Wales +6 6 £38,750 -26.19% 1
Wales -1 6 £38,750 -26.19% 1
North West -13 6 £57,000 +14.00% 2
Reading - 6 £55,000 -
East of England +19 5 £75,000 +15.38%
Brighton +19 5 £65,000 +44.44%
Manchester -17 5 £59,000 +18.00% 1
Newport - 5 £37,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +11 4 - -
Cornwall - 4 £40,000 -
Surrey +40 3 £40,000 +23.07%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £55,000 -

Functional Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Functional Programming 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 Functional Programming.

1 338 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
2 306 (43.16%) Java
3 299 (42.17%) Scala
4 258 (36.39%) Software Engineering
5 215 (30.32%) TDD
6 214 (30.18%) JavaScript
7 174 (24.54%) OO
8 167 (23.55%) C#
9 166 (23.41%) Finance
10 163 (22.99%) HTML
11 154 (21.72%) Computer Science
12 146 (20.59%) REST
13 144 (20.31%) NoSQL
13 144 (20.31%) .NET
14 141 (19.89%) Python
15 135 (19.04%) CSS
16 126 (17.77%) AngularJS
17 118 (16.64%) Mathematics
17 118 (16.64%) F#
18 116 (16.36%) Microservices
19 115 (16.22%) HTML5
20 113 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
20 113 (15.94%) Node.js
20 113 (15.94%) Degree
21 109 (15.37%) Linux
22 99 (13.96%) Haskell
23 97 (13.68%) BDD
24 96 (13.54%) C++
25 95 (13.40%) SQL
25 95 (13.40%) Amazon AWS

Functional Programming
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 75 (10.58%) Apache Spark
2 46 (6.49%) Elasticsearch
3 21 (2.96%) Cloud Foundry
4 16 (2.26%) Tomcat
5 15 (2.12%) Apache Solr
6 14 (1.97%) Apache
7 11 (1.55%) SharePoint
7 11 (1.55%) WebLogic
8 10 (1.41%) Confluence
9 6 (0.85%) Hubot
9 6 (0.85%) JBoss
9 6 (0.85%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.71%) IIS
11 3 (0.42%) Traefik
12 2 (0.28%) Ethereum
12 2 (0.28%) Hyperledger
13 1 (0.14%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.14%) SAS
13 1 (0.14%) WildFly
Applications
1 24 (3.39%) Adobe Illustrator
1 24 (3.39%) Photoshop
2 11 (1.55%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 95 (13.40%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (3.67%) GitHub
3 22 (3.10%) Cloud Computing
3 22 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (1.55%) Office 365
5 9 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.99%) SaaS
7 5 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (0.56%) IaaS
9 3 (0.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.42%) PaaS
10 2 (0.28%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.28%) Bluemix
10 2 (0.28%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.95%) HTTP
2 14 (1.97%) TCP/IP
3 12 (1.69%) Internet
4 4 (0.56%) DSL
5 3 (0.42%) Skype
6 2 (0.28%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (0.28%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.28%) SAN
6 2 (0.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (20.31%) NoSQL
2 78 (11.00%) Relational Database
3 74 (10.44%) Big Data
4 54 (7.62%) MongoDB
5 51 (7.19%) Hadoop
6 41 (5.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 32 (4.51%) SQL Server
8 31 (4.37%) MySQL
9 30 (4.23%) Riak
10 29 (4.09%) PostgreSQL
11 19 (2.68%) RDBMS
12 17 (2.40%) Redis
13 15 (2.12%) Blockchain
14 9 (1.27%) Apache Hive
14 9 (1.27%) DB2
15 8 (1.13%) Couchbase
16 7 (0.99%) Data Lake
16 7 (0.99%) Event Store
16 7 (0.99%) Neo4j
17 6 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 75 (10.58%) Git (software)
2 47 (6.63%) Jenkins
3 36 (5.08%) Maven
4 31 (4.37%) Karma Test Runner
5 29 (4.09%) gulp
6 28 (3.95%) JIRA
7 27 (3.81%) Gradle
7 27 (3.81%) Grunt
8 22 (3.10%) JUnit
9 21 (2.96%) Eclipse
10 20 (2.82%) IntelliJ
11 18 (2.54%) Jasmine
11 18 (2.54%) Subversion
12 14 (1.97%) webpack
13 13 (1.83%) Cucumber
13 13 (1.83%) jspm
13 13 (1.83%) Selenium
14 12 (1.69%) Vagrant
15 11 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 11 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 166 (23.41%) Finance
2 75 (10.58%) Banking
3 36 (5.08%) Games
4 35 (4.94%) Front Office
5 30 (4.23%) Retail
6 17 (2.40%) Investment Banking
7 9 (1.27%) Telecoms
8 7 (0.99%) Marketing
9 5 (0.71%) Back Office
9 5 (0.71%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.28%) Advertising
10 2 (0.28%) Legal
11 1 (0.14%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 448 (63.19%) Developer
2 129 (18.19%) Java Developer
3 101 (14.25%) Scala Developer
4 87 (12.27%) Software Engineer
5 79 (11.14%) C# Developer
6 75 (10.58%) Senior Developer
7 56 (7.90%) .NET Developer
8 51 (7.19%) F# Developer
9 45 (6.35%) C# .NET Developer
10 39 (5.50%) Java Scala Developer
11 38 (5.36%) JavaScript Developer
12 34 (4.80%) Agile Developer
13 33 (4.65%) Full Stack Developer
14 31 (4.37%) Programmer
14 31 (4.37%) Senior Java Developer
15 29 (4.09%) Angular Developer
16 28 (3.95%) Senior Software Engineer
17 25 (3.53%) Software Developer
18 24 (3.39%) HTML Developer
18 24 (3.39%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (22.99%) HTML
2 146 (20.59%) REST
3 144 (20.31%) .NET
4 135 (19.04%) CSS
5 126 (17.77%) AngularJS
6 115 (16.22%) HTML5
7 113 (15.94%) Node.js
8 85 (11.99%) React
9 82 (11.57%) Akka
10 75 (10.58%) Sass
11 71 (10.01%) Spring
12 67 (9.45%) Web Services
13 62 (8.74%) Kafka
14 58 (8.18%) JSON
15 57 (8.04%) LESS
16 46 (6.49%) RESTful
17 44 (6.21%) Play Framework
18 41 (5.78%) ASP.NET
18 41 (5.78%) CSS3
18 41 (5.78%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 154 (21.72%) Computer Science
2 74 (10.44%) Data Structures
3 54 (7.62%) Algorithms
4 37 (5.22%) Enterprise Software
5 35 (4.94%) Fintech
6 33 (4.65%) Client/Server
7 30 (4.23%) Hedge funds
8 28 (3.95%) Derivative
8 28 (3.95%) User Experience
9 26 (3.67%) N-Tier
10 23 (3.24%) Equities
11 14 (1.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 13 (1.83%) Blog
12 13 (1.83%) NHS
13 12 (1.69%) Fixed Income
14 11 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (1.55%) Public Cloud
15 10 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
16 9 (1.27%) Bitcoin
17 7 (0.99%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 109 (15.37%) Linux
2 49 (6.91%) Unix
3 34 (4.80%) Windows
4 21 (2.96%) Android
5 17 (2.40%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.28%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.14%) CentOS
7 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
2 258 (36.39%) Software Engineering
3 215 (30.32%) TDD
4 174 (24.54%) OO
5 118 (16.64%) Mathematics
6 116 (16.36%) Microservices
7 113 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
8 97 (13.68%) BDD
9 90 (12.69%) Unit Testing
10 78 (11.00%) MVC
11 75 (10.58%) Multithreading
12 74 (10.44%) Analytics
13 68 (9.59%) Scrum
14 67 (9.45%) DevOps
15 65 (9.17%) OOP
16 60 (8.46%) Open Source
17 58 (8.18%) Mentoring
18 56 (7.90%) SOA
19 55 (7.76%) E-Commerce
20 52 (7.33%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 306 (43.16%) Java
2 299 (42.17%) Scala
3 214 (30.18%) JavaScript
4 167 (23.55%) C#
5 141 (19.89%) Python
6 118 (16.64%) F#
7 99 (13.96%) Haskell
8 96 (13.54%) C++
9 95 (13.40%) SQL
10 84 (11.85%) Clojure
11 61 (8.60%) Erlang
12 56 (7.90%) Go
13 55 (7.76%) ES6
14 38 (5.36%) C
14 38 (5.36%) TypeScript
15 32 (4.51%) OCaml
16 30 (4.23%) Bash Shell
17 27 (3.81%) PHP
18 26 (3.67%) VBA
19 14 (1.97%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 113 (15.94%) Degree
2 19 (2.68%) PhD
3 11 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.92%) QA
2 7 (0.99%) Dodd-Frank
2 7 (0.99%) EMIR
2 7 (0.99%) MiFID
3 6 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.71%) SLA
5 3 (0.42%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (0.42%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.42%) WAI
System Software
1 78 (11.00%) Docker
2 19 (2.68%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (1.13%) Varnish
4 5 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.42%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.28%) HDFS
6 2 (0.28%) QEMU
7 1 (0.14%) KVM
7 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (4.65%) Puppet
2 24 (3.39%) Ansible
3 23 (3.24%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (2.54%) Mesos
5 12 (1.69%) Kubernetes
6 8 (1.13%) Docker Swarm
6 8 (1.13%) rkt
7 3 (0.42%) Icinga
8 2 (0.28%) Terraform
9 1 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 40 (5.64%) Microsoft
2 13 (1.83%) Splunk
3 12 (1.69%) Oracle
4 9 (1.27%) IBM
5 6 (0.85%) Atlassian
6 5 (0.71%) BEA
6 5 (0.71%) Google
6 5 (0.71%) hybris
6 5 (0.71%) webMethods
7 3 (0.42%) Apigee
7 3 (0.42%) Apple
8 2 (0.28%) AppDynamics
8 2 (0.28%) New Relic
8 2 (0.28%) Twitter
9 1 (0.14%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.14%) Cognos
9 1 (0.14%) Informatica
9 1 (0.14%) SAP
9 1 (0.14%) Sybase
9 1 (0.14%) Tableau
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Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Sussex
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000 - £120000.00 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
La Fosse Associates Limited
Salary: Bonus, Pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 23 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Resource Solutions - Barclays
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Reed Technology
Salary: great benefits package and Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + shares
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago