Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OCaml
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1152 1143 1257
Rank change year-on-year -9 +114 +78
Permanent jobs citing OCaml 26 79 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.041% 0.021%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.027% 0.078% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 17 72 43
UK median annual salary £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £57,500 £48,750 £73,750
90th Percentile £124,000 £108,750 £108,750
UK excluding London median annual salary - £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +4.00% -

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 96244 100772 112923
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.29% 52.74% 51.55%
Number of salaries quoted 78895 86894 96467
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%

OCaml
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for OCaml in the UK

OCaml
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

OCaml
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OCaml over the 6 months to 21 October 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 21 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 +6 26 £82,500 +3.13% 1
London -22 25 £82,500 +3.13% 1
UK excluding London +44 1 - -
East of England +15 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 26 (100.00%) Haskell
2 25 (96.15%) Functional Programming
3 22 (84.62%) F#
4 20 (76.92%) Fintech
5 19 (73.08%) Scala
6 12 (46.15%) Python
6 12 (46.15%) Erlang
7 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
7 11 (42.31%) ML
8 10 (38.46%) Scalaz
8 10 (38.46%) Big Data
8 10 (38.46%) DSL
8 10 (38.46%) Finance
9 7 (26.92%) C++
9 7 (26.92%) Cryptocurrency
9 7 (26.92%) Blockchain
10 5 (19.23%) C#
10 5 (19.23%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (19.23%) Digital Currency
10 5 (19.23%) Bitcoin
11 4 (15.38%) Machine Learning
11 4 (15.38%) Quantitative Finance
11 4 (15.38%) Java
11 4 (15.38%) .NET
11 4 (15.38%) Financial Institution
11 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
11 4 (15.38%) Multithreading
11 4 (15.38%) Derivative
12 3 (11.54%) Open Source

OCaml
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 (11.54%) Ethereum
2 2 (7.69%) IBM HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) DSL
2 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
2 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) Big Data
2 7 (26.92%) Blockchain
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Programmer
3 7 (26.92%) Scala Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) C++ Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior C++ Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Blockchain Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Java Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) Scalaz
2 4 (15.38%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) Django
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 20 (76.92%) Fintech
2 5 (19.23%) Bitcoin
2 5 (19.23%) Digital Currency
2 5 (19.23%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (15.38%) Derivative
4 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.85%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) Functional Programming
2 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
3 7 (26.92%) Cryptocurrency
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Machine Learning
4 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
4 4 (15.38%) Multithreading
4 4 (15.38%) Quantitative Finance
5 3 (11.54%) Open Source
5 3 (11.54%) TDD
6 2 (7.69%) ETL
6 2 (7.69%) Investment Management
6 2 (7.69%) Kanban
6 2 (7.69%) OO
6 2 (7.69%) OOP
6 2 (7.69%) Scrum
6 2 (7.69%) Workflow
7 1 (3.85%) Financial Modelling
7 1 (3.85%) Release Management
7 1 (3.85%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Haskell
2 22 (84.62%) F#
3 19 (73.08%) Scala
4 12 (46.15%) Erlang
4 12 (46.15%) Python
5 11 (42.31%) ML
6 7 (26.92%) C++
7 5 (19.23%) C#
8 4 (15.38%) Java
9 3 (11.54%) Clojure
9 3 (11.54%) SQL
10 2 (7.69%) Kotlin
11 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
11 1 (3.85%) C
11 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
11 1 (3.85%) Ruby
11 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) QEMU
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Bloomberg
1 2 (7.69%) Facebook
1 2 (7.69%) Palantir