Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Lisp skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Lisp over the 6 months to 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Lisp
UK
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1174 1185 1262
Rank change year-on-year +11 +77 +16
Permanent jobs citing Lisp 18 28 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.015% 0.012%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.018% 0.029% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 14
UK median annual salary £50,000 £56,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +2.27% +64.18%
10th Percentile £37,950 £44,375 £37,375
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £67,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - +64.18%

Lisp is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 99175 98033 111766
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.20% 53.03% 51.83%
Number of salaries quoted 81921 84416 96012
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Lisp
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Lisp in the UK

Lisp
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Lisp in the UK

Lisp
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lisp over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Lisp in the UK

Lisp
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lisp within the UK over the 6 months to 11 December 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 +16 15 £50,000 -9.09% 1
UK excluding London +14 11 £50,000 -9.09% 1
South West +12 7 £50,000 +17.65% 1
London -23 7 £75,000 +30.43%
Scotland - 2 - -
Wales +16 1 £70,000 -3.45%
West Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
Midlands - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT jobs citing Lisp 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 Lisp.

1 13 (72.22%) Python
2 12 (66.67%) Erlang
2 12 (66.67%) Functional Programming
3 11 (61.11%) Haskell
4 10 (55.56%) Java
4 10 (55.56%) Go
5 8 (44.44%) C
5 8 (44.44%) SQL
6 7 (38.89%) .NET
6 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
6 7 (38.89%) Scala
6 7 (38.89%) Clojure
7 6 (33.33%) F#
7 6 (33.33%) Kafka
7 6 (33.33%) Digital Media
7 6 (33.33%) Microservices
7 6 (33.33%) Apache Spark
7 6 (33.33%) OO
7 6 (33.33%) Apache Flex
7 6 (33.33%) Degree
8 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
8 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
8 5 (27.78%) Unix
8 5 (27.78%) Linux
8 5 (27.78%) Data Structures
8 5 (27.78%) Algorithms
8 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
9 4 (22.22%) Systematic Trading
9 4 (22.22%) Quantitative Research
9 4 (22.22%) APL

Lisp
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 6 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.56%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (11.11%) GitHub
3 1 (5.56%) IaaS
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) Multicast
1 1 (5.56%) Software-Defined Networking
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) PHPUnit
General
1 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Scala Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Programmer
3 5 (27.78%) Software Developer
4 4 (22.22%) C Developer
4 4 (22.22%) C Programmer
4 4 (22.22%) C Software Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Erlang Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Erlang Software Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Linux Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Python Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Python Programmer
4 4 (22.22%) Python Software Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Software Programmer
5 3 (16.67%) Django Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Python/Django Developer
6 2 (11.11%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) Apache Flex
2 6 (33.33%) Kafka
3 4 (22.22%) Django
4 3 (16.67%) React
5 2 (11.11%) Backbone.js
5 2 (11.11%) jQuery
5 2 (11.11%) LAMP
5 2 (11.11%) Laravel
5 2 (11.11%) Phalcon
5 2 (11.11%) REST
5 2 (11.11%) Symfony
6 1 (5.56%) OpenCL
6 1 (5.56%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 5 (27.78%) Algorithms
2 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 5 (27.78%) Data Structures
3 4 (22.22%) Hedge funds
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
1 5 (27.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Functional Programming
2 6 (33.33%) Microservices
2 6 (33.33%) OO
3 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) Open Source
4 4 (22.22%) Quantitative Research
4 4 (22.22%) Systematic Trading
5 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) API Development
6 2 (11.11%) API Integration
6 2 (11.11%) Creative Thinking
6 2 (11.11%) MVC
6 2 (11.11%) OOP
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Innovative Thinking
7 1 (5.56%) Mathematical Modelling
7 1 (5.56%) SDLC
7 1 (5.56%) Spatial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Python
2 12 (66.67%) Erlang
3 11 (61.11%) Haskell
4 10 (55.56%) Go
4 10 (55.56%) Java
5 8 (44.44%) C
5 8 (44.44%) SQL
6 7 (38.89%) Clojure
6 7 (38.89%) Scala
7 6 (33.33%) F#
8 4 (22.22%) APL
8 4 (22.22%) Assembly Language
8 4 (22.22%) C++
8 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 4 (22.22%) Perl
9 3 (16.67%) PHP
10 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
10 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
10 2 (11.11%) Ruby
11 1 (5.56%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (5.56%) PhD
2 1 (5.56%) Postgraduate
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
1 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Capistrano
1 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle