The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 110 117 117
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing Scala 10 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.57% 0.84% 0.057%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.37% 2.15% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 1
Median salary £55,000 £80,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +45.45%
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -

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
728 838 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.18% 39.05% 43.99%
Number of salaries quoted 636 738 721
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Scala as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 February 2017.

Scala Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Scala also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Scala.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) Hadoop
3 9 (56.25%) Apache
3 9 (56.25%) Big Data
3 9 (56.25%) Apache Spark
4 7 (43.75%) Hedge funds
4 7 (43.75%) Banking
5 6 (37.50%) Fintech
6 4 (25.00%) BDD
6 4 (25.00%) TDD
6 4 (25.00%) Selenium
6 4 (25.00%) HP UFT
6 4 (25.00%) MVC
6 4 (25.00%) VBScript
6 4 (25.00%) VB
7 3 (18.75%) MySQL
7 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 3 (18.75%) HTML
7 3 (18.75%) Scrum
7 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
7 3 (18.75%) System Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Spring
7 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
7 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
7 3 (18.75%) SDLC
8 2 (12.50%) Apache Hive
8 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 9 (56.25%) Apache
1 9 (56.25%) Apache Spark
2 2 (12.50%) Apache Pig
2 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) Big Data
1 9 (56.25%) Hadoop
2 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Hive
3 2 (12.50%) Flink
3 2 (12.50%) Impala
3 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (12.50%) OLAP
3 2 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (12.50%) Pentaho
3 2 (12.50%) Riak
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) JUnit
2 2 (12.50%) TestNG
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.25%) Advertising
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
1 7 (43.75%) Java Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Big Data Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Java Scala Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Scala Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Java Technologist
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Technologist
3 2 (12.50%) Technologist
3 2 (12.50%) Test Automation Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Data Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
1 3 (18.75%) Spring
2 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 2 (12.50%) Apache Camel
2 2 (12.50%) HTML5
2 2 (12.50%) Java EE
2 2 (12.50%) JRuby
2 2 (12.50%) Lucene
2 2 (12.50%) Node.js
2 2 (12.50%) React
2 2 (12.50%) REST
2 2 (12.50%) Samza
2 2 (12.50%) Spring Integration
2 2 (12.50%) Spring MVC
2 2 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Hedge funds
2 6 (37.50%) Fintech
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) BDD
2 4 (25.00%) MVC
2 4 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) SDLC
3 3 (18.75%) System Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Kanban
4 2 (12.50%) Matrix Management
4 2 (12.50%) Open Source
4 2 (12.50%) Test Management
4 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) VB
2 4 (25.00%) VBScript
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) Groovy
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (12.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
1 2 (12.50%) Tableau
1 2 (12.50%) Vertica