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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 90 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Scala 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.02% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.96% - -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £44,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
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
562 569 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.33% 58.12% 55.25%
Number of salaries quoted 497 506 541
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
Maidstone - 2 £42,000 -
Sittingbourne - 2 £39,250 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £42,500 -
Tonbridge - 1 £57,500 -
Scala
South East

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 37 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (83.78%) RESTful
3 30 (81.08%) MySQL
4 28 (75.68%) Web Services
4 28 (75.68%) Unit Testing
4 28 (75.68%) Integration Testing
5 26 (70.27%) TestNG
6 25 (67.57%) JSON
6 25 (67.57%) Linux
7 24 (64.86%) SQL
7 24 (64.86%) J2EE
8 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (59.46%) OAuth
10 21 (56.76%) JSF
10 21 (56.76%) Hibernate
11 18 (48.65%) RichFaces
12 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
12 16 (43.24%) PHP
12 16 (43.24%) JBoss
12 16 (43.24%) XML
12 16 (43.24%) JSTL
13 15 (40.54%) JSP
13 15 (40.54%) Apache
13 15 (40.54%) Ant
13 15 (40.54%) JUnit
13 15 (40.54%) Eclipse
13 15 (40.54%) Git (software)
13 15 (40.54%) WordPress
14 14 (37.84%) AngularJS
14 14 (37.84%) jQuery

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 16 (43.24%) JBoss
2 15 (40.54%) Apache
2 15 (40.54%) WordPress
3 6 (16.22%) CMS
4 2 (5.41%) Apache Solr
4 2 (5.41%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (81.08%) MySQL
2 2 (5.41%) Big Data
2 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) Impala
3 1 (2.70%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 26 (70.27%) TestNG
2 15 (40.54%) Ant
2 15 (40.54%) Eclipse
2 15 (40.54%) Git (software)
2 15 (40.54%) JUnit
3 11 (29.73%) SoapUI
4 8 (21.62%) Jasmine
4 8 (21.62%) Karma Test Runner
4 8 (21.62%) Protractor
4 8 (21.62%) QUnit
General
1 6 (16.22%) Legal
2 5 (13.51%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) Developer
2 14 (37.84%) Java Developer
3 13 (35.14%) Technical Leader
4 11 (29.73%) Senior Developer
5 7 (18.92%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Lead Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Technical Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Java Programmer
7 4 (10.81%) Programmer
8 3 (8.11%) JSP Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Linux Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Big Data Developer
9 2 (5.41%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 1 (2.70%) .NET Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Java Team Leader
10 1 (2.70%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 1 (2.70%) SQL Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Team Leader
10 1 (2.70%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (83.78%) RESTful
2 28 (75.68%) Web Services
3 25 (67.57%) JSON
4 24 (64.86%) J2EE
5 22 (59.46%) OAuth
6 21 (56.76%) Hibernate
6 21 (56.76%) JSF
7 18 (48.65%) RichFaces
8 16 (43.24%) JSTL
8 16 (43.24%) XML
9 15 (40.54%) JSP
10 14 (37.84%) AngularJS
10 14 (37.84%) jQuery
11 13 (35.14%) SOAP
12 10 (27.03%) FreeMarker
13 6 (16.22%) LAMP
14 5 (13.51%) EJB
15 3 (8.11%) JBoss Seam
16 2 (5.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (67.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) Integration Testing
1 28 (75.68%) Unit Testing
2 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (32.43%) Mentoring
4 11 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (29.73%) Data Protection
4 11 (29.73%) Time Management
4 11 (29.73%) Web Development
5 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
6 7 (18.92%) Software Architecture
7 6 (16.22%) Content Management
8 5 (13.51%) Automated Testing
8 5 (13.51%) OWASP
9 4 (10.81%) Multivariate Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Secure Coding
10 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (5.41%) Data Enrichment
10 2 (5.41%) DevOps
11 1 (2.70%) Continuous Delivery
11 1 (2.70%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (64.86%) SQL
3 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
3 16 (43.24%) PHP
4 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.70%) Go
5 1 (2.70%) Python
5 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Apache Flume
1 2 (5.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Cloudera