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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OCaml
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 867 877 950
Rank change year-on-year +10 +73  
Permanent jobs citing OCaml 16 46 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.047% 0.023%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.032% 0.088% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 7 42 24
Median salary £72,500 £70,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% -15.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,250 £65,100
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £97,500 £97,500
UK excluding London median salary - £62,500 -

OCaml is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 49352 51986 57092
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 56.10% 52.80% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 41371 45017 48692
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing OCaml as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for OCaml in the UK

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Top 7 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 3 months to 24 June 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 +23 16 £72,500 +3.57% 6
London -2 15 £72,500 +3.57% 3
Canary Wharf - 2 £72,500 -
City of London +17 1 £75,000 +11.11% 1
East of England - 1 - - 3
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 3
Cambridge - 1 - - 3

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 46 (100.00%) Haskell
2 41 (89.13%) F#
3 39 (84.78%) Scala
4 32 (69.57%) Functional Programming
5 31 (67.39%) Python
6 29 (63.04%) ML
7 26 (56.52%) Fintech
8 24 (52.17%) DSL
9 18 (39.13%) Clojure
10 16 (34.78%) Software Engineering
11 15 (32.61%) C++
11 15 (32.61%) Scalaz
12 12 (26.09%) C#
13 10 (21.74%) Erlang
14 9 (19.57%) Degree
14 9 (19.57%) Big Data
15 8 (17.39%) OO
16 7 (15.22%) Java
16 7 (15.22%) Mathematics
16 7 (15.22%) Ruby
16 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
16 7 (15.22%) Analytics
17 6 (13.04%) SDLC
17 6 (13.04%) Banking
17 6 (13.04%) Release Management
17 6 (13.04%) Linux
17 6 (13.04%) OOP
18 5 (10.87%) N-Tier
18 5 (10.87%) C
18 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration

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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 1 (2.17%) Ethereum
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (52.17%) DSL
2 2 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (4.35%) iSCSI
2 2 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) Big Data
2 2 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (4.35%) Blockchain
General
1 6 (13.04%) Banking
2 5 (10.87%) Investment Banking
3 4 (8.70%) Finance
4 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Programmer
2 18 (39.13%) Developer
3 12 (26.09%) Scala Developer
3 12 (26.09%) Software Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Lead Programmer
4 5 (10.87%) Software Programmer
5 3 (6.52%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Development Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Erlang Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Performance Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Python Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Software Performance Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Senior C++ Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) Scalaz
2 2 (4.35%) Akka
2 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.35%) Play Framework
2 2 (4.35%) POSIX
2 2 (4.35%) React
3 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (56.52%) Fintech
2 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.87%) N-Tier
3 3 (6.52%) Derivative
4 2 (4.35%) Bitcoin
4 2 (4.35%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.35%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Linux
2 3 (6.52%) Unix
2 3 (6.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (69.57%) Functional Programming
2 16 (34.78%) Software Engineering
3 8 (17.39%) OO
4 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.22%) Analytics
4 7 (15.22%) Mathematics
5 6 (13.04%) OOP
5 6 (13.04%) Release Management
5 6 (13.04%) SDLC
6 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.87%) Open Source
6 5 (10.87%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (6.52%) Experimental Design
7 3 (6.52%) Open Source Development
7 3 (6.52%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (4.35%) Cryptocurrency
8 2 (4.35%) Device Driver Development
8 2 (4.35%) Performance Optimisation
8 2 (4.35%) Proprietary Trading
8 2 (4.35%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) Haskell
2 41 (89.13%) F#
3 39 (84.78%) Scala
4 31 (67.39%) Python
5 29 (63.04%) ML
6 18 (39.13%) Clojure
7 15 (32.61%) C++
8 12 (26.09%) C#
9 10 (21.74%) Erlang
10 7 (15.22%) Java
10 7 (15.22%) Ruby
11 5 (10.87%) C
12 4 (8.70%) SQL
13 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
14 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
14 2 (4.35%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (4.35%) QEMU
3 1 (2.17%) Xen
3 1 (2.17%) XenServer
Vendors
1 1 (2.17%) Citrix
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £140000 per annum, Benefits to 50K Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90,000 to £120,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago