The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 73 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Scala 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.12% - 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% - 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
Scala
England

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

Programming Languages Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
458 323 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 54.46% 49.31% 54.53%
Number of salaries quoted 324 283 367
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Scala
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Scala Salary Trend in the North East

Scala
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
Tyne and Wear - 1 - - 3
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 19 (95.00%) Python
1 19 (95.00%) Finance
1 19 (95.00%) Ruby
2 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (90.00%) Open Source
2 18 (90.00%) Jenkins
3 17 (85.00%) Java
4 16 (80.00%) JUnit
4 16 (80.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 16 (80.00%) Play Framework
5 15 (75.00%) REST
5 15 (75.00%) Automated Testing
5 15 (75.00%) Google
5 15 (75.00%) Django
5 15 (75.00%) Guice
6 14 (70.00%) C#
7 13 (65.00%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
8 12 (60.00%) JSON
8 12 (60.00%) Spring
8 12 (60.00%) Subversion
8 12 (60.00%) Ajax
8 12 (60.00%) HTML
8 12 (60.00%) CSS
8 12 (60.00%) Configuration Management
8 12 (60.00%) Scrum
8 12 (60.00%) HTTP
8 12 (60.00%) CSS3
8 12 (60.00%) HTML5
9 10 (50.00%) RESTful

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 1 (5.00%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) HTTP
2 3 (15.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (5.00%) Intranet
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (90.00%) Jenkins
2 16 (80.00%) JUnit
3 12 (60.00%) Subversion
3 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (30.00%) Selenium
5 3 (15.00%) RSpec
5 3 (15.00%) WebDriver
5 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
General
1 19 (95.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Lead Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Web Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Front-End Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Scala Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 16 (80.00%) Play Framework
2 15 (75.00%) REST
2 15 (75.00%) Django
2 15 (75.00%) Guice
3 12 (60.00%) JSON
3 12 (60.00%) CSS3
3 12 (60.00%) CSS
3 12 (60.00%) HTML
3 12 (60.00%) Spring
3 12 (60.00%) Ajax
3 12 (60.00%) HTML5
4 10 (50.00%) RESTful
5 3 (15.00%) Sensu
5 3 (15.00%) SOAP
5 3 (15.00%) Web Services
6 1 (5.00%) JMS
6 1 (5.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (90.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) Automated Testing
3 13 (65.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (60.00%) Configuration Management
4 12 (60.00%) Scrum
5 9 (45.00%) Web Design
5 9 (45.00%) OWASP
5 9 (45.00%) Web Development
5 9 (45.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
6 6 (30.00%) TDD
7 3 (15.00%) Network Design
7 3 (15.00%) Web Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (15.00%) Kanban
7 3 (15.00%) OO
7 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Web Analytics
7 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) Python
1 19 (95.00%) Ruby
2 17 (85.00%) Java
3 14 (70.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Puppet
1 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (15.00%) collectd
2 3 (15.00%) Nagios
2 3 (15.00%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Google
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Salary: From £20,000 to £50,000 per annum Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago