The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Fortran skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fortran over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fortran
England / West Midlands
Rank - 236 211
Permanent jobs citing Fortran 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.016% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.037% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +26.98%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,774
% change year-on-year - +4.82%  

Fortran 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2236 2706 2479
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 47.41% 44.16% 49.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1926 2367 2194
Median salary £39,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.62% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Fortran
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Fortran in the West Midlands

Fortran
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Fortran in the West Midlands