The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 70 105 -
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -
Permanent jobs citing Scala 27 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.45% 0.29% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.74% 0.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 27 3 0
Average salary £44,750 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Scala
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
570 602 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.77% 58.22% 58.13%
Number of salaries quoted 496 539 571
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 Kent

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

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Scala
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Scala Salary Trend in Kent

Scala
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scala across the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Scala Salary Histogram in Kent

Scala
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne - 13 £40,000 -
Maidstone - 2 £43,250 -
Scala
South East

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 28 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (85.71%) RESTful
3 23 (82.14%) MySQL
4 22 (78.57%) Unit Testing
4 22 (78.57%) Integration Testing
5 21 (75.00%) Web Services
6 20 (71.43%) TestNG
6 20 (71.43%) JSON
7 18 (64.29%) J2EE
7 18 (64.29%) OAuth
8 17 (60.71%) Linux
9 15 (53.57%) Hibernate
9 15 (53.57%) SQL
9 15 (53.57%) JSF
10 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (46.43%) RichFaces
12 11 (39.29%) XML
12 11 (39.29%) jQuery
12 11 (39.29%) Data Protection
12 11 (39.29%) Data Protection Act
13 10 (35.71%) JSTL
13 10 (35.71%) WordPress
13 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
13 10 (35.71%) JBoss
13 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
13 10 (35.71%) PHP
13 10 (35.71%) JUnit
13 10 (35.71%) AngularJS
14 9 (32.14%) Mentoring
14 9 (32.14%) Ant

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 10 (35.71%) JBoss
1 10 (35.71%) WordPress
2 9 (32.14%) Apache
3 4 (14.29%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (82.14%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (71.43%) TestNG
2 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 10 (35.71%) JUnit
3 9 (32.14%) Ant
3 9 (32.14%) Eclipse
4 8 (28.57%) Jasmine
4 8 (28.57%) Karma Test Runner
4 8 (28.57%) Protractor
4 8 (28.57%) QUnit
5 6 (21.43%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (21.43%) Legal
2 5 (17.86%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
2 13 (46.43%) Technical Leader
3 12 (42.86%) Java Developer
4 9 (32.14%) Senior Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (17.86%) Lead Developer
6 5 (17.86%) Technical Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Java Programmer
7 4 (14.29%) Programmer
8 3 (10.71%) JSP Developer
8 3 (10.71%) Linux Developer
9 2 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 1 (3.57%) J2EE Programmer
10 1 (3.57%) Java Team Leader
10 1 (3.57%) MongoDB Developer
10 1 (3.57%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 1 (3.57%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
10 1 (3.57%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (85.71%) RESTful
2 21 (75.00%) Web Services
3 20 (71.43%) JSON
4 18 (64.29%) J2EE
4 18 (64.29%) OAuth
5 15 (53.57%) Hibernate
5 15 (53.57%) JSF
6 13 (46.43%) RichFaces
7 11 (39.29%) jQuery
7 11 (39.29%) XML
8 10 (35.71%) AngularJS
8 10 (35.71%) JSTL
9 9 (32.14%) JSP
10 7 (25.00%) SOAP
11 5 (17.86%) EJB
11 5 (17.86%) FreeMarker
12 3 (10.71%) JBoss Seam
13 2 (7.14%) LAMP
14 1 (3.57%) Akka
14 1 (3.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Integration Testing
1 22 (78.57%) Unit Testing
2 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (39.29%) Data Protection
4 9 (32.14%) Mentoring
5 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
6 6 (21.43%) Time Management
7 5 (17.86%) Automated Testing
7 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (17.86%) OWASP
7 5 (17.86%) Web Development
8 4 (14.29%) Content Management
8 4 (14.29%) Secure Coding
8 4 (14.29%) Software Architecture
9 3 (10.71%) Multivariate Testing
10 1 (3.57%) BDD
10 1 (3.57%) Domain-Driven Design
10 1 (3.57%) OO
10 1 (3.57%) OOD
10 1 (3.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (53.57%) SQL
3 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 10 (35.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree