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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 222 237 247
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +10
Permanent jobs citing Scala 18 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.17% 0.028%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.53% 0.31% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 2
Average salary £55,000 £67,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% +76.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,600 £36,850
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,500 £39,650
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
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
3400 3902 4242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 52.02% 54.82% 58.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2875 3278 3767
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +12 13 £55,000 -18.51% 4
Cheshire - 5 £50,000 - 2
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 23 (65.71%) Python
3 22 (62.86%) Software Engineering
4 16 (45.71%) JavaScript
5 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (40.00%) Akka
7 12 (34.29%) Play Framework
7 12 (34.29%) Functional Programming
8 11 (31.43%) TDD
8 11 (31.43%) .NET
8 11 (31.43%) AngularJS
8 11 (31.43%) R
9 10 (28.57%) Big Data
9 10 (28.57%) C
9 10 (28.57%) C++
10 9 (25.71%) Data Analysis
11 8 (22.86%) Kanban
11 8 (22.86%) Hadoop
12 7 (20.00%) NoSQL
12 7 (20.00%) Analytics
12 7 (20.00%) C#
13 6 (17.14%) Linux
13 6 (17.14%) ETL
13 6 (17.14%) Scrum
13 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (17.14%) MongoDB
13 6 (17.14%) BDD
14 5 (14.29%) Pentaho
14 5 (14.29%) Open Source
14 5 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 4 (11.43%) Apache Pig
2 3 (8.57%) Facebook Platform
3 2 (5.71%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) Big Data
2 8 (22.86%) Hadoop
3 7 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (17.14%) MongoDB
5 5 (14.29%) Pentaho
6 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (11.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (11.43%) Apache Hive
6 4 (11.43%) HBase
7 3 (8.57%) DataStage
8 2 (5.71%) Impala
9 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (5.71%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.71%) Ranorex
2 2 (5.71%) JUnit
2 2 (5.71%) Selenium
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Electronics
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 12 (34.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 10 (28.57%) Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Scala Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Software Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Principle Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Designer
6 3 (8.57%) C Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Linux Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Scala Developer
6 3 (8.57%) UNIX Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Python Software Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Data Architect
7 2 (5.71%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) Akka
2 12 (34.29%) Play Framework
3 11 (31.43%) .NET
3 11 (31.43%) AngularJS
4 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
4 4 (11.43%) Spring
4 4 (11.43%) REST
5 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.71%) Twisted
6 2 (5.71%) HTML
6 2 (5.71%) RESTful
6 2 (5.71%) Backbone.js
6 2 (5.71%) Ember.js
6 2 (5.71%) gevent
6 2 (5.71%) JavaSpaces
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.71%) JSON
6 2 (5.71%) CSS
6 2 (5.71%) Java RMI
7 1 (2.86%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
1 3 (8.57%) Physics
1 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
1 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) UNIX
3 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) Software Engineering
2 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (34.29%) Functional Programming
4 11 (31.43%) TDD
5 9 (25.71%) Data Analysis
6 8 (22.86%) Kanban
7 7 (20.00%) Analytics
8 6 (17.14%) BDD
8 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (17.14%) Scrum
8 6 (17.14%) ETL
9 5 (14.29%) Open Source
10 4 (11.43%) Machine Learning
10 4 (11.43%) DevOps
10 4 (11.43%) Project Management
10 4 (11.43%) SOA
10 4 (11.43%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (8.57%) MVC
12 2 (5.71%) Quality Management
12 2 (5.71%) OO
Programming Languages
1 26 (74.29%) Java
2 23 (65.71%) Python
3 16 (45.71%) JavaScript
4 11 (31.43%) R
5 10 (28.57%) C++
5 10 (28.57%) C
6 7 (20.00%) C#
7 3 (8.57%) SQL
7 3 (8.57%) Lisp
7 3 (8.57%) Ruby
7 3 (8.57%) Haskell
7 3 (8.57%) Erlang
7 3 (8.57%) OCaml
8 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.71%) Go
8 2 (5.71%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (5.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Oozie
2 2 (5.71%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Informatica
1 5 (14.29%) Ab Initio
1 5 (14.29%) Teradata
1 5 (14.29%) Talend
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Netezza
2 4 (11.43%) RainStor
3 3 (8.57%) IBM
3 3 (8.57%) Facebook
3 3 (8.57%) Twitter
4 1 (2.86%) Cognos
4 1 (2.86%) Cloudera
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