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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fortran
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 237 231
Permanent jobs citing Fortran 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.065% 0.035%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.15% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Median salary - £32,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.16%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -26.31% +26.66%  

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 2758 2643 2727
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 53.68% 42.85% 47.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5680 5266 5830
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £56,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Fortran
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Fortran as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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