The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 184 152 143
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -9
Permanent jobs citing Scala 1 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.026% 0.19% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.063% 0.37% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 17
Average salary £49,325 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Scala
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1591 1351 1659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 41.97% 51.49% 58.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1216 1116 1443
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Scala
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Scala Salary Trend in Leeds

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Ruby
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (50.00%) MapReduce
3 5 (50.00%) HBase
3 5 (50.00%) Big Data
3 5 (50.00%) Cloudera
3 5 (50.00%) Data Transformation
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (40.00%) Grails
4 4 (40.00%) Spring
4 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) Perl
5 3 (30.00%) JUnit
5 3 (30.00%) C#
5 3 (30.00%) COBOL
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) Solaris
5 3 (30.00%) Apache
5 3 (30.00%) Python
5 3 (30.00%) WSDL
5 3 (30.00%) XML Schema

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) CICS
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (30.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Coherence
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (50.00%) HBase
1 5 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Hadoop Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Big Data Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Java Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Grails
1 4 (40.00%) Spring
1 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) WSDL
2 3 (30.00%) XML Schema
2 3 (30.00%) JAXB
2 3 (30.00%) Java EE
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) JSP
4 1 (10.00%) Servlets
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) JSF
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) Django
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) W3C
2 3 (30.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Solaris
2 3 (30.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (50.00%) MapReduce
3 5 (50.00%) Data Transformation
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Kanban
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) SOA
6 1 (10.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (10.00%) Content Management
6 1 (10.00%) OOP
6 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Ruby
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) COBOL
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) Groovy
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle