The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 142 150 152
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Scala 21 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.58% 0.34% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.05% 0.61% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 6
Average salary £47,250 £53,750 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.09% +31.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,250 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +25.00%
Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2002 1791 1597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 54.98% 55.57% 51.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1325 1175 1129
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,040 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Scala
UK

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 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 31 July 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 -9 17 £47,500 -13.63% 4
Edinburgh -11 4 £42,000 -20.00% 1
Scala
UK

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 56 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (60.71%) OO
3 31 (55.36%) Python
4 22 (39.29%) Finance
5 18 (32.14%) Games
6 16 (28.57%) Multithreading
7 15 (26.79%) Front Office
8 14 (25.00%) Relational Database
9 13 (23.21%) J2EE
10 11 (19.64%) Oracle
10 11 (19.64%) HTML
10 11 (19.64%) HTML5
11 10 (17.86%) Open Source
11 10 (17.86%) Big Data
11 10 (17.86%) C++
12 9 (16.07%) C#
12 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
12 9 (16.07%) Data Modelling
12 9 (16.07%) Banking
12 9 (16.07%) Degree
12 9 (16.07%) NoSQL
12 9 (16.07%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
13 8 (14.29%) QA
13 8 (14.29%) Online Games
13 8 (14.29%) Hedge funds
13 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (14.29%) Dependency Management
13 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
13 8 (14.29%) Mathematics

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (17.86%) Big Data
3 9 (16.07%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.57%) DB2
4 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) JUnit
General
1 22 (39.29%) Finance
2 18 (32.14%) Games
3 15 (26.79%) Front Office
4 9 (16.07%) Banking
5 5 (8.93%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.79%) German Language
6 1 (1.79%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.79%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 48 (85.71%) Developer
2 19 (33.93%) Software Developer
3 13 (23.21%) Java Developer
4 10 (17.86%) Scala Developer
5 8 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 8 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Junior Python Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Python Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Junior Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Junior Java Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Graduate
8 2 (3.57%) Junior
9 1 (1.79%) Lead Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.21%) J2EE
2 11 (19.64%) HTML
2 11 (19.64%) HTML5
3 8 (14.29%) Web Services
3 8 (14.29%) XML
4 5 (8.93%) Spring
5 4 (7.14%) Hibernate
5 4 (7.14%) JMS
5 4 (7.14%) J2SE
6 2 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (3.57%) CSS
6 2 (3.57%) CSS3
6 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.79%) RESTful
7 1 (1.79%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Open Source
2 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
3 8 (14.29%) Online Games
3 8 (14.29%) Hedge funds
3 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 8 (14.29%) Physics
3 8 (14.29%) Clustering
3 8 (14.29%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.57%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.79%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.79%) Derivative
5 1 (1.79%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (60.71%) OO
2 16 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 9 (16.07%) Data Modelling
3 9 (16.07%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (14.29%) Dependency Management
4 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 7 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 6 (10.71%) Low Latency
7 5 (8.93%) Integration Testing
8 4 (7.14%) Test Automation
9 3 (5.36%) Project Planning
10 2 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.57%) TDD
10 2 (3.57%) Asset Management
10 2 (3.57%) Scrum
10 2 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.57%) Automation Testing
11 1 (1.79%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.79%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (55.36%) Python
3 10 (17.86%) C++
4 9 (16.07%) C#
4 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.71%) SQL
6 3 (5.36%) Ruby
7 1 (1.79%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Degree
2 8 (14.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) Oracle
2 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.57%) Sybase
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