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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 152 155 151
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Scala 10 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.32% 0.57% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% 1.04% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 13
Average salary £60,000 £47,250 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -12.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,000 £44,400
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £49,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
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
1601 2017 1815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 50.57% 54.84% 55.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 1343 1198
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 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
Glasgow +2 7 £62,500 +31.57% 1
Edinburgh 0 2 £55,000 +30.95% 1
Scala
UK

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 13 (92.86%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) Python
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) TDD
4 5 (35.71%) UNIX
4 5 (35.71%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
4 5 (35.71%) Big Data
4 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
5 4 (28.57%) Apache Spark
5 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
6 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) OO
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) Sybase
6 3 (21.43%) ETL
6 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
6 3 (21.43%) Functional Programming
6 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
6 3 (21.43%) Apache Hive
7 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (14.29%) HTML5
7 2 (14.29%) Hortonworks
7 2 (14.29%) Cloudera
7 2 (14.29%) MarkLogic

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) Apache Spark
2 2 (14.29%) Apache Pig
3 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
1 5 (35.71%) Big Data
2 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 3 (21.43%) Apache Hive
3 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
3 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
4 2 (14.29%) HBase
4 2 (14.29%) MarkLogic
4 2 (14.29%) DB2
4 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (7.14%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) RSpec
2 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
2 1 (7.14%) JUnit
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Big Data Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Scala Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Hadoop Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) J2EE
2 2 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
3 1 (7.14%) Ember.js
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) J2SE
3 1 (7.14%) JMS
3 1 (7.14%) Spring
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) UNIX
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) TDD
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (21.43%) Functional Programming
3 3 (21.43%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) ETL
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Kanban
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) MapReduce
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Open Source
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) Python
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (14.29%) C++
6 1 (7.14%) Perl
6 1 (7.14%) PHP
6 1 (7.14%) Ruby
6 1 (7.14%) Clojure
6 1 (7.14%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
1 3 (21.43%) Sybase
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
2 2 (14.29%) Hortonworks
2 2 (14.29%) Cloudera
2 2 (14.29%) MapR
3 1 (7.14%) ExactTarget
3 1 (7.14%) Teradata
3 1 (7.14%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) Netezza
3 1 (7.14%) Greenplum
3 1 (7.14%) Vertica
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