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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 90 93 79
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs citing Scala 6 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.52% 1.22% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 1.78% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
Average salary £43,750 £47,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +21.87%
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
703 899 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 60.97% 68.31% 63.87%
Number of salaries quoted 462 553 308
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scala across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Scala Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) Scrum
3 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (50.00%) Functional Programming
4 5 (50.00%) Python
5 4 (40.00%) UNIX
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) JUnit
5 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (30.00%) RESTful
6 3 (30.00%) Derivative
6 3 (30.00%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) JSON
6 3 (30.00%) Credit Risk
6 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Front Office
6 3 (30.00%) Workflow
6 3 (30.00%) Banking
6 3 (30.00%) Spring
6 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
7 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (20.00%) Clustering
7 2 (20.00%) Games
7 2 (20.00%) Web Services

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JUnit
2 2 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (10.00%) FitNesse
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Front Office
3 2 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Scala Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
1 3 (30.00%) JSON
1 3 (30.00%) RESTful
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Derivative
1 3 (30.00%) Equity Derivative
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (30.00%) Credit Risk
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) UNIX
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (50.00%) Functional Programming
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Workflow
6 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (20.00%) Kanban
7 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (10.00%) OO
7 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago