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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank - 96 -
Permanent jobs citing Scala 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.58% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Average salary - £41,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.27% +7.50%
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
648 691 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 48.04% 50.36% 52.05%
Number of salaries quoted 481 470 422
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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 28 January 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (50.00%) Retail Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) PhD
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Internet

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Retail Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Scala Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Physics
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft