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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 123 129 121
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Scala 21 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.85% 0.055% 0.055%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.57% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 1
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -24.13%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
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
818 814 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.17% 44.48% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 697 718 648
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scala across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Scala Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 32 (100.00%) Java
1 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (87.50%) Open Source
3 24 (75.00%) Spring
4 19 (59.38%) Scrum
4 19 (59.38%) XML
5 17 (53.13%) REST
6 16 (50.00%) Groovy
7 15 (46.88%) Spring MVC
7 15 (46.88%) Software Engineering
7 15 (46.88%) MVC
7 15 (46.88%) NoSQL
8 13 (40.63%) Spring Integration
8 13 (40.63%) DevOps
8 13 (40.63%) TDD
9 12 (37.50%) Java EE
9 12 (37.50%) Selenium
9 12 (37.50%) JRuby
9 12 (37.50%) Telecoms
9 12 (37.50%) HTML
9 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
9 12 (37.50%) JUnit
9 12 (37.50%) Apache Camel
9 12 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (37.50%) HTML5
10 11 (34.38%) Jenkins
11 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (28.13%) JSON
12 9 (28.13%) RUP
12 9 (28.13%) DSDM

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 8 (25.00%) Node.js
2 5 (15.63%) JBoss
3 4 (12.50%) Apache
3 4 (12.50%) WebLogic
4 3 (9.38%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.13%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (3.13%) Mule
5 1 (3.13%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) NoSQL
2 8 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (12.50%) Big Data
4 3 (9.38%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) JUnit
1 12 (37.50%) Selenium
2 11 (34.38%) Jenkins
3 8 (25.00%) Ranorex
3 8 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
5 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
5 4 (12.50%) IntelliJ
6 3 (9.38%) Maven
6 3 (9.38%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 8 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Developer
1 12 (37.50%) Java Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Consultant
2 8 (25.00%) Java Technologist
2 8 (25.00%) Senior Technologist
2 8 (25.00%) Technologist
2 8 (25.00%) Test Automation Consultant
2 8 (25.00%) Test Consultant
3 4 (12.50%) Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Cloud Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Integration Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Principal Consultant
3 4 (12.50%) Software Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Applications Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Java Applications Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Applications Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Java Applications Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (75.00%) Spring
2 19 (59.38%) XML
3 17 (53.13%) REST
4 15 (46.88%) Spring MVC
5 13 (40.63%) Spring Integration
6 12 (37.50%) Apache Camel
6 12 (37.50%) HTML
6 12 (37.50%) HTML5
6 12 (37.50%) Java EE
6 12 (37.50%) JRuby
7 9 (28.13%) Hibernate
7 9 (28.13%) JSON
8 8 (25.00%) .NET
8 8 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 8 (25.00%) J2EE
8 8 (25.00%) React
9 5 (15.63%) Web Services
10 4 (12.50%) EJB
10 4 (12.50%) J2SE
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (87.50%) Open Source
3 19 (59.38%) Scrum
4 15 (46.88%) MVC
4 15 (46.88%) Software Engineering
5 13 (40.63%) DevOps
5 13 (40.63%) TDD
6 12 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (28.13%) DSDM
8 9 (28.13%) RUP
9 8 (25.00%) Kanban
9 8 (25.00%) Test Automation
10 4 (12.50%) BDD
10 4 (12.50%) Microservices
10 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
10 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (9.38%) Identity Access Management
11 3 (9.38%) Service Management
12 2 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (50.00%) Groovy
3 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 8 (25.00%) Python
5 4 (12.50%) SQL
6 3 (9.38%) Clojure
6 3 (9.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) Puppet
2 3 (9.38%) Grafana
2 3 (9.38%) Graphite
2 3 (9.38%) Packer
2 3 (9.38%) Terraform
2 3 (9.38%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) webMethods
1 4 (12.50%) WSO2
2 3 (9.38%) Atlassian
2 3 (9.38%) Google
2 3 (9.38%) MuleSoft