The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 72 78 81
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Scala 2 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.29% 1.10% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.56% 1.99% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 5
Average salary £29,000 £30,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Scala
Oxfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
360 503 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 51.87% 55.09% 56.73%
Number of salaries quoted 322 476 507
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Scala
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Scala Salary Trend in Oxford

Scala
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 21 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (85.71%) Python
3 15 (71.43%) C#
4 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (52.38%) OO
5 11 (52.38%) .NET
5 11 (52.38%) TDD
6 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
6 10 (47.62%) XML
7 8 (38.10%) OOP
7 8 (38.10%) F#
8 7 (33.33%) Mathematics
8 7 (33.33%) Computer Science
8 7 (33.33%) Linux
8 7 (33.33%) Eclipse
9 3 (14.29%) MVC
9 3 (14.29%) J2EE
9 3 (14.29%) Semantic Web
9 3 (14.29%) GitHub
9 3 (14.29%) MarkLogic
9 3 (14.29%) Spring

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (61.90%) Java Developer
3 11 (52.38%) Software Developer
4 7 (33.33%) Graduate Java Developer
4 7 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
4 7 (33.33%) Graduate
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) XML
3 3 (14.29%) J2EE
3 3 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 7 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) OO
2 11 (52.38%) TDD
3 8 (38.10%) OOP
4 3 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (85.71%) Python
3 15 (71.43%) C#
4 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
5 8 (38.10%) F#