The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 156 141 158
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Permanent jobs citing Scala 15 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.41% 0.44% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.76% 0.80% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 6
Average salary £47,000 £52,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.47% +28.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,200 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,800 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
Scala
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1981 1760 1648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.61% 55.78% 51.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1290 1153 1134
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Scala
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Scala Salary Trend in Scotland

Scala
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scala across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Scala Salary Histogram in Scotland

Scala
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 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
Glasgow -12 10 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Edinburgh -11 5 £42,000 -11.11% 2
Scala
UK

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 48 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (60.42%) OO
3 26 (54.17%) Python
4 18 (37.50%) Finance
5 15 (31.25%) Games
5 15 (31.25%) Multithreading
5 15 (31.25%) Functional Programming
6 14 (29.17%) Front Office
7 13 (27.08%) Relational Database
8 11 (22.92%) J2EE
9 9 (18.75%) Open Source
9 9 (18.75%) Oracle
9 9 (18.75%) C#
9 9 (18.75%) Banking
9 9 (18.75%) Computer Science
10 8 (16.67%) Mathematics
10 8 (16.67%) Physics
10 8 (16.67%) Degree
10 8 (16.67%) C++
10 8 (16.67%) PhD
10 8 (16.67%) Internet
10 8 (16.67%) Data Modelling
10 8 (16.67%) Online Games
10 8 (16.67%) Hedge funds
11 7 (14.58%) NoSQL
11 7 (14.58%) Big Data
11 7 (14.58%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (14.58%) HTML5
11 7 (14.58%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (14.58%) Microsoft

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) Relational Database
2 7 (14.58%) NoSQL
2 7 (14.58%) Big Data
3 2 (4.17%) DB2
3 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) JUnit
General
1 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 15 (31.25%) Games
3 14 (29.17%) Front Office
4 9 (18.75%) Banking
5 5 (10.42%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.08%) German Language
6 1 (2.08%) Italian Language
6 1 (2.08%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 41 (85.42%) Developer
2 15 (31.25%) Software Developer
3 13 (27.08%) Java Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Scala Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Java Software Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Python Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Junior Python Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Graduate
7 2 (4.17%) Junior
7 2 (4.17%) Junior Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Junior Java Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) J2EE
2 7 (14.58%) Web Services
2 7 (14.58%) XML
2 7 (14.58%) HTML5
2 7 (14.58%) HTML
3 5 (10.42%) Spring
4 4 (8.33%) J2SE
4 4 (8.33%) JMS
4 4 (8.33%) Hibernate
5 2 (4.17%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.08%) JSON
6 1 (2.08%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Computer Science
1 9 (18.75%) Open Source
2 8 (16.67%) Hedge funds
2 8 (16.67%) Online Games
2 8 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 8 (16.67%) Physics
3 7 (14.58%) N-Tier
3 7 (14.58%) Clustering
3 7 (14.58%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) Derivative
4 1 (2.08%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.08%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) OO
2 15 (31.25%) Multithreading
2 15 (31.25%) Functional Programming
3 8 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
4 7 (14.58%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (12.50%) Low Latency
5 6 (12.50%) Dependency Management
6 5 (10.42%) Automated Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Integration Testing
8 3 (6.25%) Test Automation
9 2 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.17%) Project Planning
9 2 (4.17%) Scrum
9 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.17%) TDD
9 2 (4.17%) Asset Management
10 1 (2.08%) Extreme Programming
10 1 (2.08%) OOD
10 1 (2.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (54.17%) Python
3 9 (18.75%) C#
4 8 (16.67%) C++
5 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.33%) SQL
7 1 (2.08%) Ruby
7 1 (2.08%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) PhD
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Oracle
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) Sybase
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