The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 100 93 90
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Scala 4 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.32% 1.29% 0.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.58% 1.98% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 12
Average salary £70,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
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 Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
689 859 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 54.73% 65.42% 65.42%
Number of salaries quoted 391 553 547
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scala across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Scala
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scala across the Glasgow region.

Scala Salary Trend in Glasgow

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 8 (88.89%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) UNIX
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (33.33%) Functional Programming
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (33.33%) Banking
5 3 (33.33%) Spring
5 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 3 (33.33%) JUnit
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) Front Office
6 2 (22.22%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) Workflow
6 2 (22.22%) Derivative
6 2 (22.22%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (22.22%) JSON
6 2 (22.22%) Kanban
6 2 (22.22%) Credit Risk
6 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) RSpec
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) Jasmine
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Scala Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Spring
2 2 (22.22%) JSON
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
3 1 (11.11%) Ember.js
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) J2SE
3 1 (11.11%) JMS
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Credit Risk
2 2 (22.22%) Derivative
2 2 (22.22%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) UNIX
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (33.33%) Functional Programming
4 2 (22.22%) Kanban
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) OOD
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
5 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) Clojure
4 1 (11.11%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Sybase
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Health Insurance, Death-in-
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Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago