The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 105 105 113
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Scala 9 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.51% 0.34% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.78% 0.54% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 6
Average salary £50,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% +1.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Scala
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1150 919 1333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 65.34% 63.12% 70.23%
Number of salaries quoted 919 772 1132
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 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Scala
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Scala Salary Trend in Cambridge

Scala
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scala across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Scala Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 23 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (78.26%) OOP
2 18 (78.26%) SQL
3 17 (73.91%) REST
4 16 (69.57%) OO
5 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
5 15 (65.22%) HTTP
5 15 (65.22%) J2EE
5 15 (65.22%) CSS
5 15 (65.22%) Mobile Payment
5 15 (65.22%) Telecoms
6 13 (56.52%) HTML
7 9 (39.13%) HTML5
8 6 (26.09%) Load Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
9 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
9 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
10 3 (13.04%) PHP
10 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
10 3 (13.04%) QA
10 3 (13.04%) Web Services
10 3 (13.04%) JUnit
10 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
10 3 (13.04%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (13.04%) NUnit
10 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (13.04%) Selenium
10 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (13.04%) iPhone

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (8.70%) JBoss
1 2 (8.70%) Node.js
1 2 (8.70%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) HTTP
2 2 (8.70%) SNMP
2 2 (8.70%) IPv6
2 2 (8.70%) IPsec
2 2 (8.70%) SSH
2 2 (8.70%) AMQP
2 2 (8.70%) 3GPP
2 2 (8.70%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) JUnit
1 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
1 3 (13.04%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (13.04%) NUnit
1 3 (13.04%) Selenium
1 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (8.70%) Maven
General
1 15 (65.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Billing
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 17 (73.91%) Java Developer
3 11 (47.83%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Junior
4 4 (17.39%) Junior Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Junior Java Developer
5 3 (13.04%) QA Tester
5 3 (13.04%) Tester
6 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) REST
2 15 (65.22%) J2EE
2 15 (65.22%) CSS
3 13 (56.52%) HTML
4 9 (39.13%) HTML5
5 3 (13.04%) Web Services
6 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
6 2 (8.70%) Spring
6 2 (8.70%) Ajax
6 2 (8.70%) JPA
6 2 (8.70%) .NET
6 2 (8.70%) JAX-RS
6 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (13.04%) iPhone
2 3 (13.04%) Open Source
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) OOP
2 16 (69.57%) OO
3 6 (26.09%) Load Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
5 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Code Coverage
5 3 (13.04%) Regression Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
5 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
5 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Black-Box Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.70%) Web Development
7 1 (4.35%) TDD
7 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (78.26%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) PHP
4 3 (13.04%) C#
4 3 (13.04%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) HP