The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 125 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Scala 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.046% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
Scala
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
881 975 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 40.45% 45.60% 46.33%
Number of salaries quoted 754 902 708
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scala across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Scala
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scala across the Birmingham region.

Scala Salary Trend in Birmingham

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Scala also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scala.

1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) JSF
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Groovy
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) LiveCycle
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Hudson
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 2 (66.67%) Clojure
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) FileNet

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Scala also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scala. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) FileNet
1 2 (66.67%) LiveCycle
1 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Hudson
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) JSF
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) Struts
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 1 (33.33%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) RUP
2 2 (66.67%) DSDM
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Groovy
2 2 (66.67%) Clojure
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter