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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 84 94 106
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +12
Permanent jobs citing Scala 7 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.62% 0.57% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.28% 1.37% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 7
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +30.95%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
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
546 656 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 48.15% 41.70% 52.58%
Number of salaries quoted 405 436 570
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,350 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,300 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 26 September 2016, 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 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (60.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) Data Mining
2 6 (60.00%) SAS
2 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (60.00%) Apache Spark
2 6 (60.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Stata
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) Games
4 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) SDLC
4 3 (30.00%) React
4 3 (30.00%) Software Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Analytics

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 6 (60.00%) Apache Spark
1 6 (60.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (30.00%) Stata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Data Mining
1 6 (60.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (60.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (30.00%) Big Data
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (10.00%) JMeter
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (30.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Data Scientist
1 6 (60.00%) Senior Data Scientist
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Lead Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Lead Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (30.00%) D3.js
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) HTML5
1 3 (30.00%) Node.js
1 3 (30.00%) React
2 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (10.00%) Akka
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) JMS
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) Applied Mathematics
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (30.00%) Informatics
1 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (30.00%) Statistics
1 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (10.00%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) Analytics
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Data Governance
3 3 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (30.00%) Machine Learning
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (10.00%) OOD
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Greenplum
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Tableau