The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 229 252 262
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +10
Permanent jobs citing Scala 87 79 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.76% 0.67% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.47% 1.21% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 80 67 79
Average salary £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £110,000 £96,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +18.75%
Scala
London

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

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5928 6523 7031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.04% 55.08% 54.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5173 5859 6570
Average salary £54,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.90% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Scala
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Scala Salary Trend in the City of London

Scala
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scala across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Scala Salary Histogram in the City of London

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 246 (92.48%) Java
2 132 (49.62%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (38.72%) Computer Science
4 94 (35.34%) Big Data
5 83 (31.20%) Hadoop
6 72 (27.07%) TDD
7 67 (25.19%) Linux
8 65 (24.44%) Spring
8 65 (24.44%) MapReduce
9 62 (23.31%) JavaScript
10 58 (21.80%) Continuous Integration
11 57 (21.43%) Scrum
12 55 (20.68%) R
13 53 (19.92%) HTML
13 53 (19.92%) Python
14 52 (19.55%) Degree
15 51 (19.17%) Multithreading
15 51 (19.17%) Finance
16 50 (18.80%) Git (software)
17 49 (18.42%) Software Engineering
17 49 (18.42%) MATLAB
17 49 (18.42%) CSS
18 47 (17.67%) PhD
19 45 (16.92%) Analytics
20 44 (16.54%) REST
20 44 (16.54%) Mahout
21 42 (15.79%) Mathematics
22 41 (15.41%) Jenkins
23 40 (15.04%) XML
23 40 (15.04%) UNIX

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 20 (7.52%) Node.js
2 12 (4.51%) Apache
3 11 (4.14%) Oracle Coherence
4 10 (3.76%) Apache Solr
4 10 (3.76%) Mule
5 8 (3.01%) Jetty
6 7 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (2.26%) WordPress
7 6 (2.26%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.50%) Confluence
9 2 (0.75%) FileNet
9 2 (0.75%) LiveCycle
9 2 (0.75%) nginx
10 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.38%) Resin
10 1 (0.38%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (0.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.38%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.51%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.13%) SaaS
2 3 (1.13%) GitHub
3 2 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.75%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.38%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.38%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.14%) HTTP
2 2 (0.75%) 3G
2 2 (0.75%) AMQP
2 2 (0.75%) 4G
3 1 (0.38%) Network Security
3 1 (0.38%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (35.34%) Big Data
2 83 (31.20%) Hadoop
3 44 (16.54%) Mahout
4 39 (14.66%) NoSQL
5 22 (8.27%) MongoDB
6 16 (6.02%) MySQL
6 16 (6.02%) SQL Server
7 15 (5.64%) Relational Database
8 14 (5.26%) Data Mining
9 11 (4.14%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (2.63%) HBase
10 7 (2.63%) Redis
11 5 (1.88%) Impala
11 5 (1.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (1.13%) Apache Hive
12 3 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.75%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.75%) KDB
13 2 (0.75%) Amazon Redshift
14 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 50 (18.80%) Git (software)
2 41 (15.41%) Jenkins
3 36 (13.53%) Maven
4 19 (7.14%) Mercurial
5 18 (6.77%) Ant
6 16 (6.02%) Eclipse
7 15 (5.64%) JUnit
8 14 (5.26%) Subversion
9 7 (2.63%) Selenium
9 7 (2.63%) Cucumber
10 6 (2.26%) WebDriver
10 6 (2.26%) JIRA
11 5 (1.88%) TeamCity
12 4 (1.50%) Jasmine
12 4 (1.50%) Karma Test Runner
12 4 (1.50%) Capybara
12 4 (1.50%) WATIR
12 4 (1.50%) Hudson
13 3 (1.13%) SpecFlow
14 2 (0.75%) Gerrit
General
1 51 (19.17%) Finance
2 28 (10.53%) Banking
3 23 (8.65%) Marketing
4 15 (5.64%) Front Office
5 13 (4.89%) Financial Institution
5 13 (4.89%) Investment Banking
6 12 (4.51%) Games
7 5 (1.88%) Legal
7 5 (1.88%) Advertising
8 3 (1.13%) Back Office
8 3 (1.13%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.13%) Retail
9 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 122 (45.86%) Developer
2 79 (29.70%) Java Developer
3 41 (15.41%) Data Scientist
4 38 (14.29%) Statistician
4 38 (14.29%) Research Engineer
5 31 (11.65%) Software Engineer
6 25 (9.40%) Scala Developer
7 23 (8.65%) Senior Developer
8 21 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
9 19 (7.14%) Architect
10 15 (5.64%) Senior Software Engineer
11 12 (4.51%) Research Scientist
12 10 (3.76%) Front-End Developer
13 9 (3.38%) Solutions Architect
14 7 (2.63%) Web Developer
14 7 (2.63%) Java Software Engineer
15 6 (2.26%) C# Developer
15 6 (2.26%) Web Engineer
15 6 (2.26%) Senior Web Engineer
15 6 (2.26%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (24.44%) Spring
2 53 (19.92%) HTML
3 49 (18.42%) CSS
4 44 (16.54%) REST
5 40 (15.04%) XML
6 39 (14.66%) Cascading
7 36 (13.53%) RESTful
8 33 (12.41%) SOAP
9 30 (11.28%) Web Services
10 27 (10.15%) JSON
11 26 (9.77%) Java SE
12 23 (8.65%) HTML5
13 21 (7.89%) jQuery
14 19 (7.14%) CSS3
15 18 (6.77%) LESS
16 17 (6.39%) Play Framework
16 17 (6.39%) Hibernate
17 14 (5.26%) Swing
18 13 (4.89%) Akka
19 12 (4.51%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 103 (38.72%) Computer Science
2 42 (15.79%) Mathematics
3 39 (14.66%) Physics
4 24 (9.02%) Open Source
5 11 (4.14%) Credit Risk
6 8 (3.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (2.63%) Derivative
7 7 (2.63%) Visualisation
8 6 (2.26%) Social Media
8 6 (2.26%) Hedge funds
8 6 (2.26%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 6 (2.26%) Blog
9 4 (1.50%) Social Network
9 4 (1.50%) Grid Computing
9 4 (1.50%) Online Games
10 3 (1.13%) Reference Data
10 3 (1.13%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (0.75%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.75%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 67 (25.19%) Linux
2 40 (15.04%) UNIX
3 4 (1.50%) Windows
4 2 (0.75%) Solaris
5 1 (0.38%) Debian
5 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.38%) Android
5 1 (0.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (49.62%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (27.07%) TDD
3 65 (24.44%) MapReduce
4 58 (21.80%) Continuous Integration
5 57 (21.43%) Scrum
6 51 (19.17%) Multithreading
7 49 (18.42%) Software Engineering
8 45 (16.92%) Analytics
9 39 (14.66%) Information Retrieval
10 33 (12.41%) OO
11 25 (9.40%) OOP
12 24 (9.02%) Low Latency
13 23 (8.65%) SOA
13 23 (8.65%) MVC
14 22 (8.27%) Kanban
15 21 (7.89%) BDD
16 19 (7.14%) Data Analytics
16 19 (7.14%) Big Data Analytics
16 19 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
17 17 (6.39%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 246 (92.48%) Java
2 62 (23.31%) JavaScript
3 55 (20.68%) R
4 53 (19.92%) Python
5 49 (18.42%) MATLAB
6 39 (14.66%) SQL
7 24 (9.02%) PHP
8 23 (8.65%) C#
8 23 (8.65%) Ruby
9 17 (6.39%) Shell Script
9 17 (6.39%) Perl
9 17 (6.39%) Bash Shell
10 16 (6.02%) Clojure
11 14 (5.26%) Groovy
12 13 (4.89%) C++
13 12 (4.51%) Erlang
14 11 (4.14%) C
15 5 (1.88%) Haskell
15 5 (1.88%) F#
16 2 (0.75%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 52 (19.55%) Degree
2 47 (17.67%) PhD
3 2 (0.75%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.76%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.38%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (3.38%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.26%) Puppet
3 3 (1.13%) Ansible
4 2 (0.75%) logstash
4 2 (0.75%) YUM
4 2 (0.75%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.38%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.38%) Salt
5 1 (0.38%) Kibana
5 1 (0.38%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 17 (6.39%) Oracle
2 6 (2.26%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.88%) Sencha
4 4 (1.50%) Google
5 2 (0.75%) IBM
5 2 (0.75%) Facebook
5 2 (0.75%) Twitter
5 2 (0.75%) Adobe
6 1 (0.38%) Sybase
6 1 (0.38%) JBoss
6 1 (0.38%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.38%) New Relic
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
City, London
Bank of America
Posted: 22 days ago
City Of London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 26 days ago