The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 105 102 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Scala 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.071% 0.069% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Scala
Scotland

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
713 706 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 50.53% 48.62% 53.43%
Number of salaries quoted 522 488 420
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,994 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (85.71%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 4 (57.14%) PhD
2 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 4 (57.14%) Physics
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) Online Games
2 4 (57.14%) Hedge funds
2 4 (57.14%) Data Structures
2 4 (57.14%) Algorithms
2 4 (57.14%) Games
2 4 (57.14%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
4 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
4 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (14.29%) Big Data
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (14.29%) ETL

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 4 (57.14%) Games
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Software Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Scala Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
1 4 (57.14%) Physics
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 4 (57.14%) Online Games
1 4 (57.14%) Hedge funds
1 4 (57.14%) Data Structures
1 4 (57.14%) Algorithms
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft