Period
to 22 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for OCaml skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OCaml over the 6 months to 22 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OCaml
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1159 1147 1266
Rank change year-on-year -12 +119 +77
Permanent jobs citing OCaml 28 93 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.047% 0.022%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.029% 0.090% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 18 86 47
UK median annual salary £86,250 £72,500 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.97% -12.12% +22.22%
10th Percentile £62,750 £48,750 £63,000
90th Percentile £123,625 £106,875 £108,750
UK excluding London median annual salary - £44,000 -

OCaml 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 97875 103294 111695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.59% 52.42% 51.21%
Number of salaries quoted 80828 89423 95118
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for OCaml in the UK

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Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for OCaml in the UK

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Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OCaml over the 6 months to 22 August 2017.

Salary histogram for OCaml in the UK

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Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCaml within the UK over the 6 months to 22 August 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 +4 28 £86,250 +18.97% 2
London -30 26 £86,250 +18.97% 2
UK excluding London +48 2 - -
East of England +2 2 - -

For the 6 months to 22 August 2017, IT jobs citing OCaml 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 OCaml.

1 28 (100.00%) Haskell
2 27 (96.43%) Functional Programming
3 25 (89.29%) F#
4 23 (82.14%) Scala
5 18 (64.29%) Fintech
6 14 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 12 (42.86%) Python
7 12 (42.86%) ML
8 11 (39.29%) Erlang
9 10 (35.71%) DSL
9 10 (35.71%) C++
9 10 (35.71%) Scalaz
9 10 (35.71%) Big Data
10 8 (28.57%) Finance
11 7 (25.00%) C#
12 5 (17.86%) OO
12 5 (17.86%) Mathematics
12 5 (17.86%) Bitcoin
12 5 (17.86%) Digital Currency
12 5 (17.86%) Cryptocurrency
12 5 (17.86%) Blockchain
13 4 (14.29%) Quantitative Finance
13 4 (14.29%) Machine Learning
13 4 (14.29%) Derivative
13 4 (14.29%) Multithreading
13 4 (14.29%) Financial Institution
13 4 (14.29%) Java
13 4 (14.29%) SQL
13 4 (14.29%) .NET
14 3 (10.71%) Linux

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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 2 (7.14%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (3.57%) Ethereum
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) DSL
2 1 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
2 1 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) Big Data
2 5 (17.86%) Blockchain
3 2 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Programmer
3 9 (32.14%) Scala Developer
4 7 (25.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) C++ Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior C++ Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Software Programmer
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Blockchain Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) Scalaz
2 4 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (7.14%) Akka
3 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.14%) Play Framework
3 2 (7.14%) React
4 1 (3.57%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (64.29%) Fintech
2 5 (17.86%) Bitcoin
2 5 (17.86%) Digital Currency
3 4 (14.29%) Derivative
4 3 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (10.71%) N-Tier
5 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.57%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Functional Programming
2 14 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (17.86%) Cryptocurrency
3 5 (17.86%) Mathematics
3 5 (17.86%) OO
4 4 (14.29%) Machine Learning
4 4 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 4 (14.29%) Quantitative Finance
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) Analytics
5 3 (10.71%) OOP
5 3 (10.71%) Release Management
5 3 (10.71%) SDLC
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.14%) ETL
6 2 (7.14%) Investment Management
6 2 (7.14%) Microservices
6 2 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Haskell
2 25 (89.29%) F#
3 23 (82.14%) Scala
4 12 (42.86%) ML
4 12 (42.86%) Python
5 11 (39.29%) Erlang
6 10 (35.71%) C++
7 7 (25.00%) C#
8 4 (14.29%) Java
8 4 (14.29%) SQL
9 3 (10.71%) Clojure
9 3 (10.71%) Ruby
10 2 (7.14%) C
10 2 (7.14%) Kotlin
10 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
11 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) QEMU
1 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (3.57%) Xen
1 1 (3.57%) XenServer
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Bloomberg
1 2 (7.14%) Facebook
1 2 (7.14%) Palantir
2 1 (3.57%) Citrix