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 23 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Programming
UK
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 600 633 730
Rank change year-on-year +33 +97  
Permanent jobs citing Functional Programming 267 313 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.32% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.36% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 226 275 190
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,700
10% offered a salary of more than £98,750 £92,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.66%  

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 76368 87744 94880
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.66% 89.08% 87.70%
Number of salaries quoted 62374 73023 77002
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 +28 260 £70,000 +7.69% 46
London +7 186 £75,000 +15.38% 31
City of London +10 29 £92,500 +32.14% 8
South East +83 23 £57,500 +21.05% 1
South West +15 21 £66,250 +55.88% 4
Bristol 0 15 £70,000 +7.69% 4
West Midlands +9 10 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 10 £45,000 - 2
North East - 10 £45,000 - 3
Tyne and Wear - 10 £45,000 - 2
Staffordshire +15 9 £65,000 -3.70%
Hampshire +34 7 £65,000 +62.50%
Stoke-on-Trent +23 7 £60,000 -11.11%
Basingstoke - 7 £65,000 -
Canary Wharf - 6 £72,500 -
West Sussex +20 4 £57,500 +2.22% 1
Yorkshire +19 4 £38,750 -8.82% 3
North Yorkshire +10 4 £38,750 -8.82% 1
South Wales +4 4 £41,500 -20.95%
Wales +4 4 £41,500 -20.95%
North West -34 4 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Skipton - 4 £38,750 - 1
Newport - 4 £41,500 -
Berkshire - 4 £52,500 -
Somerset -13 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Manchester -29 3 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Surrey - 3 £30,000 -
Cornwall - 3 £40,000 -
Maidenhead - 3 - -
Guildford - 3 £30,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 274 (46.36%) Agile Software Development
2 258 (43.65%) Java
3 249 (42.13%) Scala
4 203 (34.35%) Software Engineering
5 153 (25.89%) Finance
6 150 (25.38%) C#
7 143 (24.20%) TDD
8 141 (23.86%) JavaScript
9 130 (22.00%) NoSQL
10 121 (20.47%) .NET
11 119 (20.14%) OO
12 118 (19.97%) Computer Science
13 112 (18.95%) Microservices
14 108 (18.27%) HTML
15 100 (16.92%) REST
16 97 (16.41%) Python
17 93 (15.74%) F#
18 91 (15.40%) Continuous Integration
18 91 (15.40%) CSS
19 90 (15.23%) Linux
19 90 (15.23%) Degree
20 86 (14.55%) Haskell
21 85 (14.38%) OOP
22 83 (14.04%) Node.js
23 81 (13.71%) SQL
24 78 (13.20%) Banking
25 74 (12.52%) AngularJS
26 72 (12.18%) Mathematics
27 71 (12.01%) Multithreading
28 70 (11.84%) MVC

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 58 (9.81%) Apache Spark
2 19 (3.21%) Apache
3 16 (2.71%) Cloud Foundry
3 16 (2.71%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (1.69%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.35%) Confluence
5 8 (1.35%) Tomcat
5 8 (1.35%) WebLogic
6 7 (1.18%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.02%) Hubot
7 6 (1.02%) IIS
8 5 (0.85%) JBoss
9 4 (0.68%) Ethereum
9 4 (0.68%) Hyperledger
9 4 (0.68%) Traefik
10 2 (0.34%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.17%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (2.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (0.68%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 68 (11.51%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.21%) SaaS
3 14 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.69%) GitHub
4 10 (1.69%) Office 365
5 7 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (0.85%) IaaS
7 5 (0.85%) PaaS
8 4 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.51%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.51%) Bluemix
9 3 (0.51%) IBM Cloud
10 2 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.17%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.17%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.03%) HTTP
2 8 (1.35%) DSL
3 7 (1.18%) Internet
4 5 (0.85%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.34%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (0.34%) Firewall
5 2 (0.34%) iSCSI
5 2 (0.34%) SAN
5 2 (0.34%) SSL
5 2 (0.34%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (22.00%) NoSQL
2 66 (11.17%) Big Data
3 56 (9.48%) Relational Database
4 33 (5.58%) SQL Server
5 32 (5.41%) MongoDB
6 30 (5.08%) Hadoop
7 22 (3.72%) Riak
8 21 (3.55%) Blockchain
9 16 (2.71%) Apache Cassandra
9 16 (2.71%) RDBMS
10 15 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (2.03%) MySQL
12 11 (1.86%) Event Store
13 7 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (1.02%) Apache Hive
14 6 (1.02%) DB2
15 5 (0.85%) Couchbase
15 5 (0.85%) Neo4j
16 4 (0.68%) Data Lake
17 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 49 (8.29%) Git (software)
2 34 (5.75%) Jenkins
3 21 (3.55%) Maven
4 18 (3.05%) JUnit
5 17 (2.88%) JIRA
6 16 (2.71%) Gradle
7 15 (2.54%) Eclipse
8 13 (2.20%) Cucumber
8 13 (2.20%) IntelliJ
8 13 (2.20%) Mocha
9 12 (2.03%) gulp
10 10 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (1.69%) Karma Test Runner
10 10 (1.69%) Subversion
10 10 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (1.18%) Artifactory
11 7 (1.18%) Grunt
11 7 (1.18%) Selenium
12 6 (1.02%) TeamCity
12 6 (1.02%) webpack
General
1 153 (25.89%) Finance
2 78 (13.20%) Banking
3 33 (5.58%) Front Office
4 31 (5.25%) Games
5 29 (4.91%) Investment Banking
6 22 (3.72%) Retail
7 16 (2.71%) Financial Institution
8 12 (2.03%) Retail Banking
9 9 (1.52%) Marketing
10 8 (1.35%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.68%) Electronics
11 4 (0.68%) Legal
11 4 (0.68%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.51%) Back Office
12 3 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.34%) Advertising
14 1 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 359 (60.74%) Developer
2 116 (19.63%) Java Developer
3 90 (15.23%) Scala Developer
4 69 (11.68%) Software Engineer
5 62 (10.49%) C# Developer
6 56 (9.48%) Senior Developer
7 43 (7.28%) .NET Developer
8 40 (6.77%) Programmer
9 38 (6.43%) JavaScript Developer
10 32 (5.41%) F# Developer
10 32 (5.41%) Java Scala Developer
11 31 (5.25%) C# .NET Developer
12 29 (4.91%) Software Developer
13 27 (4.57%) Architect
13 27 (4.57%) Senior Java Developer
14 23 (3.89%) Agile Developer
15 19 (3.21%) AWS Engineer
15 19 (3.21%) Full Stack Developer
15 19 (3.21%) Scala Software Engineer
16 17 (2.88%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (20.47%) .NET
2 108 (18.27%) HTML
3 100 (16.92%) REST
4 91 (15.40%) CSS
5 83 (14.04%) Node.js
6 74 (12.52%) AngularJS
7 68 (11.51%) React
8 65 (11.00%) HTML5
9 63 (10.66%) Web Services
10 62 (10.49%) Akka
11 60 (10.15%) Spring
12 53 (8.97%) ASP.NET
13 52 (8.80%) JSON
14 50 (8.46%) Kafka
15 46 (7.78%) RESTful
16 40 (6.77%) Play Framework
17 39 (6.60%) ASP.NET MVC
18 33 (5.58%) XML
19 28 (4.74%) Hibernate
19 28 (4.74%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 118 (19.97%) Computer Science
2 62 (10.49%) Greenfield Project
3 60 (10.15%) Fintech
4 39 (6.60%) Data Structures
5 33 (5.58%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (4.40%) N-Tier
6 26 (4.40%) User Experience
7 25 (4.23%) Algorithms
8 24 (4.06%) Hedge funds
9 20 (3.38%) Derivative
9 20 (3.38%) Fixed Income
10 17 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (2.88%) Equities
11 15 (2.54%) NHS
12 13 (2.20%) Bitcoin
13 12 (2.03%) Blog
14 11 (1.86%) Linux Command Line
15 9 (1.52%) Client/Server
16 7 (1.18%) Data Centre
16 7 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 90 (15.23%) Linux
2 39 (6.60%) Unix
3 16 (2.71%) Android
3 16 (2.71%) Windows
4 12 (2.03%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.34%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (46.36%) Agile Software Development
2 203 (34.35%) Software Engineering
3 143 (24.20%) TDD
4 119 (20.14%) OO
5 112 (18.95%) Microservices
6 91 (15.40%) Continuous Integration
7 85 (14.38%) OOP
8 72 (12.18%) Mathematics
9 71 (12.01%) Multithreading
10 70 (11.84%) MVC
11 67 (11.34%) Open Source
12 65 (11.00%) BDD
13 60 (10.15%) Test Automation
14 56 (9.48%) Low Latency
15 49 (8.29%) Scrum
16 47 (7.95%) DevOps
17 45 (7.61%) Analytics
18 44 (7.45%) Unit Testing
19 40 (6.77%) SDLC
20 35 (5.92%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 258 (43.65%) Java
2 249 (42.13%) Scala
3 150 (25.38%) C#
4 141 (23.86%) JavaScript
5 97 (16.41%) Python
6 93 (15.74%) F#
7 86 (14.55%) Haskell
8 81 (13.71%) SQL
9 68 (11.51%) C++
10 66 (11.17%) Clojure
11 49 (8.29%) Erlang
12 29 (4.91%) ES6
12 29 (4.91%) OCaml
13 27 (4.57%) TypeScript
14 26 (4.40%) Go
15 25 (4.23%) Bash Shell
16 17 (2.88%) C
16 17 (2.88%) ML
17 14 (2.37%) R
18 13 (2.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 90 (15.23%) Degree
2 12 (2.03%) PhD
3 10 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.34%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.17%) OCP
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.58%) QA
2 7 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.68%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (0.68%) EMIR
3 4 (0.68%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (0.68%) MiFID
4 3 (0.51%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.51%) SLA
5 2 (0.34%) WAI
System Software
1 62 (10.49%) Docker
2 11 (1.86%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.68%) HDFS
4 3 (0.51%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.34%) QEMU
6 1 (0.17%) Xen
6 1 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (2.71%) Ansible
2 14 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (2.20%) Puppet
4 11 (1.86%) Kubernetes
5 9 (1.52%) Mesos
6 4 (0.68%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (0.68%) Hadoop YARN
6 4 (0.68%) Icinga
6 4 (0.68%) rkt
7 3 (0.51%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (5.08%) Microsoft
2 12 (2.03%) ION Trading
3 9 (1.52%) Google
3 9 (1.52%) IBM
3 9 (1.52%) Oracle
4 7 (1.18%) SAP
5 6 (1.02%) Splunk
6 5 (0.85%) webMethods
7 4 (0.68%) Apigee
7 4 (0.68%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.51%) Adobe
8 3 (0.51%) AppDynamics
8 3 (0.51%) Apple
8 3 (0.51%) BEA
8 3 (0.51%) Concur
8 3 (0.51%) Facebook
8 3 (0.51%) New Relic
8 3 (0.51%) Twitter
9 2 (0.34%) hybris
10 1 (0.17%) Informatica
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £140000 per annum, Benefits to 30K Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
GCS
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Student Loans Company
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: £100k+ (DoE) + bens and package
Posted: 6 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35-40k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus on top, TECH FOCUSED
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Casual, Health
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £76000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Tracsis
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Croydon
greywood
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
bet365
Salary: Competitive base salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + share options
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Tracsis
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago