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

Lisp
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1163 1194 1293
Rank change year-on-year +31 +99 -52
Permanent jobs citing Lisp 18 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.016% 0.011%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.019% 0.030% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 11
UK median annual salary £66,250 £58,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.77% +6.82% +64.18%
10th Percentile £36,650 £45,625 £36,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £78,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +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 97115 100005 112786
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.32% 52.74% 51.56%
Number of salaries quoted 79652 86237 96348
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +2.56%

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 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Lisp in the UK

Lisp
Top 6 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 23 October 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 +60 12 £68,750 +25.00% 3
UK excluding London +49 9 £50,000 -16.67% 2
London -8 9 £75,000 +30.43% 1
Scotland - 5 £30,000 -
South West +19 3 £50,000 +17.65% 2
Wales +12 1 £70,000 -3.45%

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 11 (61.11%) Python
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) C
3 9 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (50.00%) OO
3 9 (50.00%) Degree
4 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 8 (44.44%) C++
4 8 (44.44%) Haskell
4 8 (44.44%) Functional Programming
5 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
5 7 (38.89%) Erlang
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) Data Structures
5 7 (38.89%) Algorithms
6 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 6 (33.33%) Linux
6 6 (33.33%) Go
7 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
7 5 (27.78%) Scala
7 5 (27.78%) Open Source
7 5 (27.78%) Unix
7 5 (27.78%) Perl
8 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 4 (22.22%) .NET
8 4 (22.22%) Assembly Language
8 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
8 4 (22.22%) Django
8 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (22.22%) Hedge funds

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 3 (16.67%) Apache Spark
1 3 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (11.11%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) 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 2 (11.11%) Multicast
1 2 (11.11%) Software-Defined Networking
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.11%) VXLAN
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.11%) Redis
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.56%) Big Data
3 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.56%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Software Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) 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%) Programmer
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%) Network Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) Django
2 3 (16.67%) Kafka
2 3 (16.67%) React
3 2 (11.11%) Apache Flex
3 2 (11.11%) Backbone.js
3 2 (11.11%) jQuery
3 2 (11.11%) LAMP
3 2 (11.11%) Laravel
3 2 (11.11%) OpenDaylight
3 2 (11.11%) Phalcon
3 2 (11.11%) REST
3 2 (11.11%) Symfony
4 1 (5.56%) Akka
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Avro
4 1 (5.56%) OpenCL
4 1 (5.56%) Play Framework
4 1 (5.56%) Protocol Buffers
4 1 (5.56%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 7 (38.89%) Algorithms
2 7 (38.89%) Data Structures
3 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (22.22%) Hedge funds
4 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
5 1 (5.56%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) OO
2 8 (44.44%) Functional Programming
3 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
5 5 (27.78%) Open Source
6 4 (22.22%) Quantitative Research
6 4 (22.22%) Systematic Trading
7 3 (16.67%) Creative Thinking
7 3 (16.67%) TDD
8 2 (11.11%) API Development
8 2 (11.11%) BDD
8 2 (11.11%) DevOps
8 2 (11.11%) Innovative Thinking
8 2 (11.11%) Microservices
8 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
8 2 (11.11%) MVC
8 2 (11.11%) OOP
8 2 (11.11%) Scrum
8 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Python
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) C
3 9 (50.00%) Java
4 8 (44.44%) C++
4 8 (44.44%) Haskell
5 7 (38.89%) Erlang
6 6 (33.33%) Go
7 5 (27.78%) Perl
7 5 (27.78%) Scala
8 4 (22.22%) APL
8 4 (22.22%) Assembly Language
8 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 3 (16.67%) C#
9 3 (16.67%) Clojure
9 3 (16.67%) F#
9 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
10 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
10 2 (11.11%) PHP
10 2 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science 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 2 (11.11%) Docker
1 2 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.56%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Capistrano
1 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.56%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (5.56%) Mesos
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle