The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 85 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Scala 3 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.28% 0.79% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 1.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 0
Median salary £85,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
631 562 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 59.53% 44.15% 49.15%
Number of salaries quoted 401 402 493
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Scala as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Scala also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Scala.

1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (50.00%) SAS
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Clojure
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Microservices
2 3 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (50.00%) React
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Informatics

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Data Scientist
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Data Scientist
1 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (50.00%) React
2 1 (16.67%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Applied Mathematics
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Informatics
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 1 (16.67%) Statistics
1 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (50.00%) Microservices
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Clojure
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Greenplum
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Tableau
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Share Option
Posted: 4 days ago