The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 125 126 112
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Permanent jobs citing Scala 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.10% 0.098% 0.060%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
778 980 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 39.10% 47.83% 46.18%
Number of salaries quoted 690 891 703
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Scala
West Midlands

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 30 July 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 30 July 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%) LiveCycle
1 2 (66.67%) Confluence
1 2 (66.67%) FileNet
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%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Hudson
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java 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%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
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%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) Struts
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%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) RUP
2 2 (66.67%) DSDM
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
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%) Twitter
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle