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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 216 220 242
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +22
Permanent jobs citing Scala 22 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.36% 0.27% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.68% 0.47% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 10
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +53.33%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +11.76%
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
3225 3791 4353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 52.93% 56.12% 60.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2698 3225 3827
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scala across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Scala Salary Histogram 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 22 May 2015. 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 +18 17 £55,000 -24.13% 6
Cheshire - 4 £48,750 - 1
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 26 (74.29%) Java
2 19 (54.29%) Python
3 17 (48.57%) Software Engineering
4 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (37.14%) C
5 13 (37.14%) C++
6 12 (34.29%) .NET
6 12 (34.29%) TDD
7 11 (31.43%) Akka
8 10 (28.57%) Functional Programming
8 10 (28.57%) Kanban
8 10 (28.57%) Hadoop
8 10 (28.57%) Big Data
9 9 (25.71%) Play Framework
10 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
10 8 (22.86%) BDD
10 8 (22.86%) R
10 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (22.86%) Scrum
10 8 (22.86%) C#
11 7 (20.00%) ETL
11 7 (20.00%) Finance
11 7 (20.00%) Data Analysis
11 7 (20.00%) Open Source
12 6 (17.14%) NoSQL
12 6 (17.14%) REST
12 6 (17.14%) Analytics
12 6 (17.14%) Talend
12 6 (17.14%) Talend Open Studio

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 5 (14.29%) Apache Pig
2 3 (8.57%) SAS
2 3 (8.57%) Facebook Platform
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) Hadoop
1 10 (28.57%) Big Data
2 6 (17.14%) NoSQL
2 6 (17.14%) Pentaho
3 5 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (14.29%) HBase
3 5 (14.29%) Apache Hive
3 5 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 4 (11.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (11.43%) Impala
5 3 (8.57%) DataStage
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (5.71%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.71%) Selenium
2 2 (5.71%) JUnit
2 2 (5.71%) Ranorex
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Electronics
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Software Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) Developer
3 10 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Consultant
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Scala Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Designer
7 3 (8.57%) Linux Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.57%) .NET Consultant
7 3 (8.57%) Principle Consultant
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (8.57%) C Developer
7 3 (8.57%) UNIX Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Python Software Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Big Data Developer
8 2 (5.71%) C Software Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior C Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior .NET Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) .NET
2 11 (31.43%) Akka
3 9 (25.71%) Play Framework
4 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
5 6 (17.14%) REST
5 6 (17.14%) Spring
6 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (8.57%) WCF
7 3 (8.57%) WPF
8 2 (5.71%) Twisted
8 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.71%) JavaSpaces
8 2 (5.71%) Java RMI
8 2 (5.71%) gevent
9 1 (2.86%) Cascading
9 1 (2.86%) CSS
9 1 (2.86%) JSP
9 1 (2.86%) J2EE
9 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Open Source
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
2 3 (8.57%) Physics
2 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
3 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) UNIX
3 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Software Engineering
2 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (34.29%) TDD
4 10 (28.57%) Functional Programming
4 10 (28.57%) Kanban
5 8 (22.86%) BDD
5 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (22.86%) Scrum
6 7 (20.00%) ETL
6 7 (20.00%) Data Analysis
7 6 (17.14%) Analytics
7 6 (17.14%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (17.14%) SOA
7 6 (17.14%) Project Management
7 6 (17.14%) DevOps
8 5 (14.29%) MVC
9 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (8.57%) MVVM
10 2 (5.71%) Demand Management
10 2 (5.71%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 26 (74.29%) Java
2 19 (54.29%) Python
3 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 13 (37.14%) C
4 13 (37.14%) C++
5 8 (22.86%) R
5 8 (22.86%) C#
6 3 (8.57%) SQL
6 3 (8.57%) Lisp
6 3 (8.57%) OCaml
6 3 (8.57%) Ruby
6 3 (8.57%) Haskell
6 3 (8.57%) Erlang
6 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.71%) Embedded C
7 2 (5.71%) Go
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (5.71%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Oozie
2 2 (5.71%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Talend
1 6 (17.14%) Ab Initio
1 6 (17.14%) Teradata
1 6 (17.14%) Informatica
2 4 (11.43%) RainStor
2 4 (11.43%) Netezza
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle
3 3 (8.57%) IBM
3 3 (8.57%) Facebook
3 3 (8.57%) Twitter
4 2 (5.71%) Cognos
5 1 (2.86%) Cloudera
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