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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 106 - 127
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Scala 14 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.80% - 0.050%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.28% - 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
1092 1059 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 62.12% 67.71% 71.12%
Number of salaries quoted 891 950 1284
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 15 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (93.33%) OOP
3 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 12 (80.00%) HTTP
4 11 (73.33%) J2EE
4 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
4 11 (73.33%) OO
4 11 (73.33%) Telecoms
4 11 (73.33%) REST
4 11 (73.33%) Mobile Payment
5 8 (53.33%) CSS
5 8 (53.33%) HTML
6 6 (40.00%) HTML5
7 5 (33.33%) Load Testing
8 4 (26.67%) Manual Testing
8 4 (26.67%) C#
8 4 (26.67%) Python
9 3 (20.00%) Web Services
9 3 (20.00%) Windows
9 3 (20.00%) JUnit
9 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
9 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (20.00%) HP
9 3 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (20.00%) Code Coverage
9 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (20.00%) NUnit
9 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (20.00%) iPhone
9 3 (20.00%) Test Automation

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
2 1 (6.67%) X.509
2 1 (6.67%) STUN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) JUnit
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (20.00%) NUnit
1 3 (20.00%) Selenium
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (73.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
1 11 (73.33%) Java Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Junior
3 3 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 3 (20.00%) QA Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) J2EE
1 11 (73.33%) REST
2 8 (53.33%) HTML
2 8 (53.33%) CSS
3 6 (40.00%) HTML5
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (6.67%) J2SE
5 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (20.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) OOP
2 11 (73.33%) OO
3 5 (33.33%) Load Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Manual Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (20.00%) Black-Box Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Code Coverage
5 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) Python
3 4 (26.67%) C#
4 3 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) HP