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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 103 100 88
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Permanent jobs citing Scala 6 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.38% 0.41% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.90% 0.79% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 2
Average salary £55,000 £42,000 £47,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.95% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.09% -4.44%
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
667 764 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.48% 51.80% 53.64%
Number of salaries quoted 444 550 409
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Open Source
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Nagios
3 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Apache
3 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) Korn
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Spring
3 4 (66.67%) Ruby
3 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (66.67%) Puppet
3 4 (66.67%) F5
3 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (66.67%) Docker
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 4 (66.67%) Opsview
3 4 (66.67%) Graphite
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Python

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 4 (66.67%) Apache
1 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Open Source
3 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) Korn
2 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Nagios
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
1 4 (66.67%) Opsview
1 4 (66.67%) Graphite
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) ExactTarget
2 1 (16.67%) Google