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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 98 114 127
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +13
Permanent jobs citing Scala 15 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.87% 0.068% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.38% 0.10% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
1090 954 1551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 62.93% 65.03% 71.51%
Number of salaries quoted 842 829 1375
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scala across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Scala Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 19 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 14 (73.68%) OOP
4 13 (68.42%) REST
5 12 (63.16%) OO
5 12 (63.16%) CSS
6 11 (57.89%) J2EE
6 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
6 11 (57.89%) HTTP
6 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
6 11 (57.89%) Mobile Payment
7 10 (52.63%) HTML
8 6 (31.58%) HTML5
9 5 (26.32%) Load Testing
10 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
10 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
10 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
11 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (15.79%) Open Source
11 3 (15.79%) Manual Testing
11 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
11 3 (15.79%) Black-Box Testing
11 3 (15.79%) PHP
11 3 (15.79%) C#
11 3 (15.79%) JUnit
11 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
11 3 (15.79%) Web Services
11 3 (15.79%) Windows
11 3 (15.79%) Python

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (10.53%) JBoss
1 2 (10.53%) OpenStack
1 2 (10.53%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) HTTP
2 2 (10.53%) AMQP
2 2 (10.53%) IPsec
2 2 (10.53%) SSH
2 2 (10.53%) 3GPP
2 2 (10.53%) SMTP
2 2 (10.53%) IPv6
2 2 (10.53%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Big Data
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) JUnit
1 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
1 3 (15.79%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (15.79%) NUnit
1 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio Team System
1 3 (15.79%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) Maven
General
1 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Billing
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) Java Developer
3 8 (42.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Junior
4 3 (15.79%) Junior Developer
4 3 (15.79%) QA Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) REST
2 12 (63.16%) CSS
3 11 (57.89%) J2EE
4 10 (52.63%) HTML
5 6 (31.58%) HTML5
6 3 (15.79%) Web Services
7 2 (10.53%) Ajax
7 2 (10.53%) Spring
7 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
7 2 (10.53%) .NET
7 2 (10.53%) JAX-RS
7 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
7 2 (10.53%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (15.79%) Open Source
2 3 (15.79%) iPhone
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) OOP
2 12 (63.16%) OO
3 5 (26.32%) Load Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
5 3 (15.79%) Manual Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
5 3 (15.79%) Black-Box Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Code Coverage
5 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.26%) BDD
7 1 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) PHP
4 3 (15.79%) C#
4 3 (15.79%) Python
5 2 (10.53%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) HP