The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 145 150 145
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Scala 22 2 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.77% 0.067% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.51% 0.13% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 21
Median salary £45,000 £70,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% +47.36%
UK excluding London median salary £54,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.80% +10.52%
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
1453 1544 1990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 50.96% 51.54% 52.01%
Number of salaries quoted 787 973 1359
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Scala as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +1 16 £47,500 -32.14%
Edinburgh - 5 £45,000 -
Scala
UK

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Scala also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Scala.

1 28 (77.78%) Java
2 26 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (55.56%) SDLC
4 18 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 17 (47.22%) Degree
6 16 (44.44%) Hadoop
6 16 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (44.44%) Apache Spark
7 14 (38.89%) Big Data
7 14 (38.89%) MS Excel
7 14 (38.89%) HTML
7 14 (38.89%) .NET
7 14 (38.89%) Finance
8 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
8 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
9 12 (33.33%) HTML5
9 12 (33.33%) Node.js
9 12 (33.33%) Python
9 12 (33.33%) Scrum
10 11 (30.56%) TDD
10 11 (30.56%) Banking
10 11 (30.56%) Tomcat
10 11 (30.56%) Investment Banking
11 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
11 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (27.78%) Tableau
11 10 (27.78%) NoSQL
11 10 (27.78%) Oracle
11 10 (27.78%) Web Services
11 10 (27.78%) C#

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (44.44%) Apache Spark
2 12 (33.33%) Node.js
3 11 (30.56%) Tomcat
4 5 (13.89%) SAS
5 2 (5.56%) Apache
6 1 (2.78%) Apache Pig
6 1 (2.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.89%) Stata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) Hadoop
2 14 (38.89%) Big Data
3 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
4 10 (27.78%) NoSQL
5 6 (16.67%) Data Mining
5 6 (16.67%) MongoDB
6 5 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (8.33%) Sqoop
8 2 (5.56%) Impala
8 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
8 2 (5.56%) Spotfire
9 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
9 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.78%) HBase
9 1 (2.78%) MarkLogic
9 1 (2.78%) OrientDB
9 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
2 9 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 8 (22.22%) IntelliJ
4 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
5 3 (8.33%) JIRA
6 2 (5.56%) Subversion
7 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.78%) FitNesse
7 1 (2.78%) Maven
7 1 (2.78%) PVCS
General
1 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 11 (30.56%) Banking
2 11 (30.56%) Investment Banking
3 5 (13.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (77.78%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Lead Developer
2 8 (22.22%) UI Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Data Scientist
4 5 (13.89%) Lead Software Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 3 (8.33%) C# Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Hadoop Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Java Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Java Technical Architect
5 3 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Principal Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Principal Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Principal Java Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Scala Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) .NET
1 14 (38.89%) HTML
2 12 (33.33%) HTML5
3 10 (27.78%) AngularJS
3 10 (27.78%) React
3 10 (27.78%) Web Services
4 9 (25.00%) REST
5 8 (22.22%) JSON
5 8 (22.22%) TIBCO EMS
5 8 (22.22%) WPF
5 8 (22.22%) XML
6 7 (19.44%) D3.js
7 5 (13.89%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (8.33%) RESTful
9 2 (5.56%) CSS
9 2 (5.56%) ELK Stack
9 2 (5.56%) Spring
10 1 (2.78%) JDBC
10 1 (2.78%) JSF
10 1 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
3 8 (22.22%) Fixed Income
4 7 (19.44%) Visualisation
5 5 (13.89%) Applied Mathematics
5 5 (13.89%) Informatics
5 5 (13.89%) Market Risk
5 5 (13.89%) Mathematics
5 5 (13.89%) Statistics
6 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
6 2 (5.56%) FMCG
7 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
7 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (55.56%) SDLC
3 12 (33.33%) Scrum
4 11 (30.56%) TDD
5 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (22.22%) Multithreading
6 8 (22.22%) OO
6 8 (22.22%) Wealth Management
7 7 (19.44%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (16.67%) Analytics
9 5 (13.89%) Data Governance
9 5 (13.89%) Data Management
9 5 (13.89%) Microservices
9 5 (13.89%) SOA
9 5 (13.89%) Software Delivery
9 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
9 5 (13.89%) Statistical Modelling
10 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
11 3 (8.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (77.78%) Java
2 12 (33.33%) Python
3 10 (27.78%) C#
4 8 (22.22%) Groovy
5 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
5 7 (19.44%) SQL
6 5 (13.89%) R
7 4 (11.11%) Ruby
8 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.56%) Korn
8 2 (5.56%) Perl
9 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (47.22%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) Rundeck
2 3 (8.33%) Oozie
3 2 (5.56%) Graphite
3 2 (5.56%) Nagios
3 2 (5.56%) Opsview
3 2 (5.56%) Puppet
4 1 (2.78%) Ambari
4 1 (2.78%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.78%) Oracle
2 10 (27.78%) Tableau
3 8 (22.22%) TIBCO
4 5 (13.89%) Greenplum
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco
5 2 (5.56%) F5
6 1 (2.78%) Bloomberg
6 1 (2.78%) IBM
6 1 (2.78%) Splunk