The first table below looks at the demand for Scala skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 29 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 Canary Wharf region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 30 27 53
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +26
Permanent jobs citing Scala 3 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.60% 4.97% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.77% 7.08% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 1
Average salary £100,000 £105,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52 113 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 27.81% 70.19% 43.56%
Number of salaries quoted 42 91 138
Average salary £65,000 £85,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £52,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Scala
London

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Scala
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Scala Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 12 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) OO
2 6 (50.00%) TDD
2 6 (50.00%) Banking
2 6 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 5 (41.67%) Derivative
3 5 (41.67%) Front Office
3 5 (41.67%) C++
4 4 (33.33%) J2EE
4 4 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (25.00%) Grid Computing
5 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Guava
5 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (16.67%) Guice
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Python
6 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 2 (16.67%) C
6 2 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Pair Programming
7 1 (8.33%) Spring
7 1 (8.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (8.33%) STL
7 1 (8.33%) UNIX
7 1 (8.33%) Linux
7 1 (8.33%) Workflow

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
General
1 6 (50.00%) Banking
1 6 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Front Office
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) C++/Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Scala Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) J2EE
2 3 (25.00%) Guava
3 2 (16.67%) Guice
4 1 (8.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (8.33%) Java Concurrency
4 1 (8.33%) STL
4 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Derivative
2 4 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (25.00%) Grid Computing
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) OO
1 6 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (16.67%) Pair Programming
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) C
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Clojure
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Platform Symphony