The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 247 244 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Scala 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.015% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 0.025% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4036 3999 4357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 54.67% 59.83% 59.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3422 3522 3900
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Scala
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Scala Salary Trend in the North West

Scala
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Manchester +11 9 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 24 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (73.08%) TDD
2 19 (73.08%) Java
3 10 (38.46%) Linux
4 9 (34.62%) OO
5 7 (26.92%) C
5 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
5 7 (26.92%) BDD
6 6 (23.08%) HTML5
6 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (23.08%) iPhone
6 6 (23.08%) HTML
6 6 (23.08%) CSS
7 5 (19.23%) Oracle
7 5 (19.23%) PHP
7 5 (19.23%) C#
7 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
7 5 (19.23%) Web Services
7 5 (19.23%) Spring
7 5 (19.23%) CSS3
7 5 (19.23%) Play Framework
7 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
8 4 (15.38%) DevOps
8 4 (15.38%) jQuery
8 4 (15.38%) Clojure
8 4 (15.38%) RESTful
8 4 (15.38%) CMS
8 4 (15.38%) Scrum
8 4 (15.38%) Python
8 4 (15.38%) J2EE

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (15.38%) CMS
2 3 (11.54%) Confluence
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.85%) SAS
3 1 (3.85%) FileNet
3 1 (3.85%) Mule
3 1 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.85%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) Subversion
2 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) RSpec
3 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.85%) Gradle
3 1 (3.85%) Grunt
3 1 (3.85%) Maven
3 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 3 (11.54%) German Language
1 3 (11.54%) Italian Language
1 3 (11.54%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Java Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Scala Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Software Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Lead Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Java Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Web Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Software Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) Programmer
7 1 (3.85%) Delivery Project Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) CSS
1 6 (23.08%) HTML
1 6 (23.08%) HTML5
2 5 (19.23%) CSS3
2 5 (19.23%) Web Services
2 5 (19.23%) Spring
2 5 (19.23%) Play Framework
3 4 (15.38%) J2EE
3 4 (15.38%) RESTful
3 4 (15.38%) jQuery
4 3 (11.54%) JPA
4 3 (11.54%) JMS
4 3 (11.54%) Spring MVC
4 3 (11.54%) Struts
4 3 (11.54%) JSP
4 3 (11.54%) Servlets
4 3 (11.54%) XML
5 2 (7.69%) .NET
5 2 (7.69%) JSON
6 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) iPhone
2 3 (11.54%) Digital Media
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Semantic Web
4 1 (3.85%) Open Source
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
4 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Fedora
2 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
2 2 (7.69%) CentOS
2 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (73.08%) TDD
3 9 (34.62%) OO
4 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
4 7 (26.92%) BDD
5 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
7 4 (15.38%) DevOps
7 4 (15.38%) Scrum
8 3 (11.54%) Extreme Programming
8 3 (11.54%) Web Development
8 3 (11.54%) UML
8 3 (11.54%) OOD
8 3 (11.54%) Functional Programming
8 3 (11.54%) Coaching
8 3 (11.54%) MVC
8 3 (11.54%) Content Management
8 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
9 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) Java
2 7 (26.92%) C
3 5 (19.23%) C#
3 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
3 5 (19.23%) PHP
4 4 (15.38%) Clojure
4 4 (15.38%) Python
5 3 (11.54%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) Haskell
6 1 (3.85%) Erlang
6 1 (3.85%) Groovy
6 1 (3.85%) F#
6 1 (3.85%) Perl
6 1 (3.85%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) Mesos
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) SaltStack
3 2 (7.69%) Rackspace
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) EPiServer
4 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.85%) Twitter
4 1 (3.85%) Adobe
4 1 (3.85%) IBM