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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Programming
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 585 628 682
Rank change year-on-year +43 +54  
Permanent jobs citing Functional Programming 314 330 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.34% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.38% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 244 286 248
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +1.96%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £40,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £100,375
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.42% +5.55%  

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 79789 87214 97872
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.72% 88.92% 88.07%
Number of salaries quoted 263898 300520 316679
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Functional Programming
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Functional Programming as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Functional Programming in the UK

Functional Programming
Top 10 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 29 June 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 +42 308 £70,000 +7.69% 60
London 0 220 £75,000 +11.11% 47
UK excluding London +37 91 £56,250 +18.42% 14
South East +60 28 £57,500 +21.05% 1
South West +7 23 £73,000 +71.76% 2
North of England +1 19 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Midlands -1 10 £65,000 +4.00%
East of England -10 7 £45,000 -28.00% 6
Scotland - 3 £39,250 -
Wales -4 1 £70,000 +55.55% 1

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 314 (51.64%) Agile Software Development
2 280 (46.05%) Java
3 262 (43.09%) Scala
4 217 (35.69%) Software Engineering
5 163 (26.81%) Finance
6 156 (25.66%) C#
7 139 (22.86%) NoSQL
8 137 (22.53%) TDD
9 132 (21.71%) OO
10 128 (21.05%) JavaScript
10 128 (21.05%) Microservices
11 116 (19.08%) .NET
12 107 (17.60%) HTML
13 105 (17.27%) F#
14 101 (16.61%) REST
15 98 (16.12%) Continuous Integration
16 97 (15.95%) OOP
17 93 (15.30%) Python
17 93 (15.30%) Haskell
18 92 (15.13%) CSS
19 89 (14.64%) Computer Science
19 89 (14.64%) Multithreading
20 84 (13.82%) Big Data
20 84 (13.82%) SQL
21 81 (13.32%) Banking
22 79 (12.99%) AngularJS
22 79 (12.99%) Fintech
23 78 (12.83%) Test Automation
24 76 (12.50%) Linux
25 74 (12.17%) Clojure

Functional Programming
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 57 (9.38%) Apache Spark
2 21 (3.45%) Apache
3 13 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (1.64%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (1.15%) Tomcat
6 6 (0.99%) Confluence
6 6 (0.99%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.82%) IIS
7 5 (0.82%) JBoss
7 5 (0.82%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.66%) Ethereum
8 4 (0.66%) Hyperledger
8 4 (0.66%) Traefik
9 3 (0.49%) Hubot
10 2 (0.33%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.16%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 16 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (2.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 64 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.13%) SaaS
3 18 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (2.63%) GitHub
5 10 (1.64%) Office 365
6 6 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.82%) PaaS
8 4 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.66%) IaaS
9 3 (0.49%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.16%) Bluemix
11 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.16%) Google Play
11 1 (0.16%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.16%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.16%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.14%) DSL
2 10 (1.64%) HTTP
3 6 (0.99%) Internet
4 3 (0.49%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.33%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (0.33%) Firewall
5 2 (0.33%) iSCSI
5 2 (0.33%) SAN
5 2 (0.33%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (22.86%) NoSQL
2 84 (13.82%) Big Data
3 59 (9.70%) Relational Database
4 37 (6.09%) MongoDB
5 33 (5.43%) Hadoop
6 32 (5.26%) SQL Server
7 25 (4.11%) Blockchain
8 18 (2.96%) Riak
9 12 (1.97%) Event Store
10 11 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (1.81%) RDBMS
11 10 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (1.32%) Apache Hive
12 8 (1.32%) MySQL
13 7 (1.15%) DB2
14 6 (0.99%) Couchbase
14 6 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
15 5 (0.82%) Data Lake
16 4 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
16 4 (0.66%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 36 (5.92%) Git (software)
2 33 (5.43%) Jenkins
3 18 (2.96%) JUnit
4 17 (2.80%) Maven
5 16 (2.63%) JIRA
6 14 (2.30%) Gradle
7 13 (2.14%) TeamCity
8 12 (1.97%) Eclipse
8 12 (1.97%) gulp
9 11 (1.81%) Cucumber
9 11 (1.81%) Mocha
10 10 (1.64%) IntelliJ
10 10 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (1.48%) NUnit
12 7 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (1.15%) Grunt
12 7 (1.15%) Selenium
12 7 (1.15%) SpecFlow
12 7 (1.15%) Subversion
12 7 (1.15%) webpack
General
1 163 (26.81%) Finance
2 81 (13.32%) Banking
3 43 (7.07%) Investment Banking
4 34 (5.59%) Retail
5 26 (4.28%) Front Office
5 26 (4.28%) Retail Banking
6 21 (3.45%) Games
7 19 (3.13%) Marketing
8 17 (2.80%) Financial Institution
8 17 (2.80%) Telecoms
9 15 (2.47%) Electronics
9 15 (2.47%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.49%) Advertising
12 2 (0.33%) Back Office
12 2 (0.33%) Legal
13 1 (0.16%) Billing
13 1 (0.16%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 369 (60.69%) Developer
2 125 (20.56%) Java Developer
3 97 (15.95%) Scala Developer
4 79 (12.99%) Software Engineer
5 64 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 63 (10.36%) C# Developer
7 43 (7.07%) .NET Developer
7 43 (7.07%) JavaScript Developer
7 43 (7.07%) Programmer
8 36 (5.92%) Software Developer
9 30 (4.93%) Java Scala Developer
10 29 (4.77%) C# .NET Developer
10 29 (4.77%) Senior Java Developer
10 29 (4.77%) Software Manager
11 28 (4.61%) F# Developer
12 23 (3.78%) Agile Developer
13 21 (3.45%) Architect
14 17 (2.80%) Development Manager
15 16 (2.63%) Agile .NET Developer
15 16 (2.63%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (19.08%) .NET
2 107 (17.60%) HTML
3 101 (16.61%) REST
4 92 (15.13%) CSS
5 79 (12.99%) AngularJS
6 73 (12.01%) React
7 70 (11.51%) Node.js
8 64 (10.53%) Akka
9 61 (10.03%) HTML5
10 59 (9.70%) Web Services
11 58 (9.54%) Spring
12 57 (9.38%) Kafka
13 54 (8.88%) JSON
14 52 (8.55%) ASP.NET
15 45 (7.40%) RESTful
16 41 (6.74%) Play Framework
17 38 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
18 29 (4.77%) CSS3
18 29 (4.77%) jQuery
19 27 (4.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 89 (14.64%) Computer Science
2 79 (12.99%) Fintech
3 64 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
4 29 (4.77%) User Experience
5 28 (4.61%) Fixed Income
6 26 (4.28%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (3.62%) Data Structures
7 22 (3.62%) Hedge funds
8 21 (3.45%) N-Tier
9 20 (3.29%) Derivative
10 19 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (2.80%) Bitcoin
12 15 (2.47%) NHS
13 13 (2.14%) Algorithms
14 10 (1.64%) Blog
14 10 (1.64%) Equities
15 5 (0.82%) Data Centre
15 5 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
15 5 (0.82%) Mobile App
15 5 (0.82%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 76 (12.50%) Linux
2 32 (5.26%) Unix
3 17 (2.80%) Android
4 12 (1.97%) Windows
5 10 (1.64%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (51.64%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (35.69%) Software Engineering
3 137 (22.53%) TDD
4 132 (21.71%) OO
5 128 (21.05%) Microservices
6 98 (16.12%) Continuous Integration
7 97 (15.95%) OOP
8 89 (14.64%) Multithreading
9 78 (12.83%) Test Automation
10 73 (12.01%) Low Latency
11 66 (10.86%) Open Source
11 66 (10.86%) Scrum
12 65 (10.69%) MVC
13 59 (9.70%) BDD
14 53 (8.72%) Mathematics
15 48 (7.89%) DevOps
16 46 (7.57%) Analytics
17 43 (7.07%) Web Development
18 38 (6.25%) SDLC
19 35 (5.76%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 280 (46.05%) Java
2 262 (43.09%) Scala
3 156 (25.66%) C#
4 128 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 105 (17.27%) F#
6 93 (15.30%) Haskell
6 93 (15.30%) Python
7 84 (13.82%) SQL
8 74 (12.17%) Clojure
9 65 (10.69%) C++
10 60 (9.87%) Erlang
11 33 (5.43%) OCaml
12 26 (4.28%) Go
13 24 (3.95%) TypeScript
14 22 (3.62%) ML
15 21 (3.45%) ES6
16 17 (2.80%) C
16 17 (2.80%) R
17 16 (2.63%) VBA
18 14 (2.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 73 (12.01%) Degree
2 35 (5.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (0.99%) PhD
5 2 (0.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.16%) OCP
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.16%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.78%) QA
2 5 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.66%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (0.49%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.33%) EMIR
5 2 (0.33%) MiFID
6 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (7.73%) Docker
2 9 (1.48%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.49%) HDFS
4 2 (0.33%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.33%) QEMU
5 1 (0.16%) Xen
5 1 (0.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (1.64%) Ansible
2 9 (1.48%) Puppet
3 7 (1.15%) Kubernetes
4 6 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.82%) Mesos
6 4 (0.66%) Icinga
7 3 (0.49%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (0.49%) Nagios
8 2 (0.33%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (0.33%) rkt
9 1 (0.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (4.28%) ION Trading
2 24 (3.95%) Microsoft
3 18 (2.96%) SAP
4 11 (1.81%) Google
5 8 (1.32%) IBM
6 5 (0.82%) Oracle
6 5 (0.82%) Splunk
6 5 (0.82%) webMethods
7 4 (0.66%) Apigee
7 4 (0.66%) Facebook
8 3 (0.49%) Adobe
8 3 (0.49%) Apple
8 3 (0.49%) Concur
8 3 (0.49%) Twitter
9 1 (0.16%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.16%) Citrix
9 1 (0.16%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.16%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.16%) Sybase
9 1 (0.16%) Tableau
London
ITR Partners Limited
Salary: bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Source Technology
Salary: shares in the business
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
UBS
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: Unspecified highly flexible depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Empiric
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus (10-15%) + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + 15% Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Gym
Posted: 23 hours ago
Kingston upon Thames
Client Server
Salary: £70,000 to £80,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-60,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Cardiff DT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: Unspecified highly flexible depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Graham Matthews
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary - Please contact for details
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £56,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £140000 per annum, Benefits to 50K Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago