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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 110 88 96
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +8
Permanent jobs citing Scala 2 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.15% 0.28% 0.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% 0.46% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £30,000 £55,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% +7.84%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
735 656 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 54.04% 60.35% 67.57%
Number of salaries quoted 422 432 490
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,800 £66,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 February 2016, 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 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) ETL
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (50.00%) Big Data
3 4 (50.00%) Apache Spark
4 3 (37.50%) Play Framework
4 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (37.50%) System Testing
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) C++
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) JDBC
5 1 (12.50%) JMS
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (12.50%) PVCS
5 1 (12.50%) EJB
5 1 (12.50%) JSF
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (12.50%) JAX-WS
5 1 (12.50%) Java EE 5

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Big Data
1 4 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) PVCS
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Big Data Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ETL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Scala Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior ETL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Hadoop Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) Play Framework
2 1 (12.50%) EJB
2 1 (12.50%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (12.50%) Java EE 5
2 1 (12.50%) JAX-WS
2 1 (12.50%) JDBC
2 1 (12.50%) JMS
2 1 (12.50%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ETL
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) System Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) C++
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) Perl
5 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree