The first table below looks at the demand for Scala skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 10 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 105 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing Scala 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.43% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 0.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £42,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +12.50%
Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
810 645 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 53.50% 55.22% 47.02%
Number of salaries quoted 553 428 413
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Scala
Scotland

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Scala
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Scala Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Scala
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Games
2 6 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (60.00%) Physics
2 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (60.00%) Online Games
2 6 (60.00%) OO
2 6 (60.00%) PhD
2 6 (60.00%) Internet
2 6 (60.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) Hedge funds
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) Ruby
3 4 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (30.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) CSS3
4 3 (30.00%) Big Data

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (60.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Big Data
General
1 10 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Scala Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (40.00%) HTML5
2 3 (30.00%) CSS3
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (60.00%) Physics
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (60.00%) Online Games
1 6 (60.00%) Hedge funds
2 3 (30.00%) Artificial Intelligence
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) PhD