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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 124 152 164
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +12
Permanent jobs citing Scala 28 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.01% 0.55% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.92% 1.11% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 11
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +27.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £71,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
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
1458 1620 1981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 52.35% 49.45% 53.57%
Number of salaries quoted 879 994 1291
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scala across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Scala Salary Histogram 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 24 August 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 +10 17 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Edinburgh +17 8 £50,000 -9.09%
Scala
UK

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 33 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
1 33 (68.75%) SDLC
2 31 (64.58%) Apache Spark
2 31 (64.58%) Hadoop
2 31 (64.58%) Python
3 30 (62.50%) Finance
4 29 (60.42%) Java
5 27 (56.25%) Tableau
5 27 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (47.92%) Git (software)
7 21 (43.75%) Market Risk
7 21 (43.75%) SQL
8 20 (41.67%) Oracle
8 20 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (41.67%) Rundeck
9 18 (37.50%) Big Data
9 18 (37.50%) D3.js
9 18 (37.50%) Visualisation
9 18 (37.50%) Data Visualisation
9 18 (37.50%) OO
10 17 (35.42%) HTML
10 17 (35.42%) Banking
10 17 (35.42%) Data Analysis
11 15 (31.25%) Scrum
11 15 (31.25%) JIRA
11 15 (31.25%) HTML5
11 15 (31.25%) Jenkins
12 14 (29.17%) Investment Banking
12 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
12 14 (29.17%) .NET

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 31 (64.58%) Apache Spark
2 11 (22.92%) Tomcat
3 10 (20.83%) SAS
4 3 (6.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.50%) Stata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (64.58%) Hadoop
2 18 (37.50%) Big Data
3 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
4 13 (27.08%) MongoDB
5 12 (25.00%) Impala
5 12 (25.00%) Spotfire
5 12 (25.00%) Sqoop
6 11 (22.92%) Data Mining
6 11 (22.92%) NoSQL
7 10 (20.83%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (6.25%) MarkLogic
8 3 (6.25%) OrientDB
9 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (47.92%) Git (software)
2 15 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 15 (31.25%) JIRA
3 12 (25.00%) Subversion
4 11 (22.92%) TeamCity
5 8 (16.67%) IntelliJ
6 4 (8.33%) Cucumber
7 3 (6.25%) FitNesse
7 3 (6.25%) Maven
8 1 (2.08%) Jasmine
8 1 (2.08%) JMeter
8 1 (2.08%) Selenium
General
1 30 (62.50%) Finance
2 17 (35.42%) Banking
3 14 (29.17%) Investment Banking
4 6 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (72.92%) Developer
2 12 (25.00%) Big Data Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Data Scientist
4 9 (18.75%) Lead Developer
4 9 (18.75%) Senior Data Scientist
5 8 (16.67%) Applications Developer
5 8 (16.67%) UI Developer
6 7 (14.58%) Scala Developer
7 6 (12.50%) Hadoop Developer
7 6 (12.50%) Python Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Java Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Lead Software Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Software Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Applications Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Development Manager
10 1 (2.08%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (37.50%) D3.js
2 17 (35.42%) HTML
3 15 (31.25%) HTML5
4 14 (29.17%) .NET
5 11 (22.92%) REST
6 10 (20.83%) Web Services
7 8 (16.67%) JSON
7 8 (16.67%) TIBCO EMS
7 8 (16.67%) WPF
7 8 (16.67%) XML
8 5 (10.42%) Node.js
9 3 (6.25%) AngularJS
9 3 (6.25%) React
9 3 (6.25%) SOAP
10 2 (4.17%) CSS
10 2 (4.17%) RESTful
11 1 (2.08%) Akka
11 1 (2.08%) J2EE
11 1 (2.08%) JMS
11 1 (2.08%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 27 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (43.75%) Market Risk
3 18 (37.50%) Visualisation
4 8 (16.67%) Fixed Income
5 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
6 6 (12.50%) Applied Mathematics
6 6 (12.50%) Informatics
6 6 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 6 (12.50%) Statistics
7 2 (4.17%) FMCG
8 1 (2.08%) Derivative
8 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
1 33 (68.75%) SDLC
2 20 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (37.50%) Data Visualisation
3 18 (37.50%) OO
4 17 (35.42%) Data Analysis
5 15 (31.25%) Scrum
6 13 (27.08%) Data Management
7 12 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 12 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
7 12 (25.00%) Workflow
8 11 (22.92%) TDD
9 10 (20.83%) Statistical Modelling
10 8 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (16.67%) Multithreading
10 8 (16.67%) Wealth Management
11 6 (12.50%) Analytics
11 6 (12.50%) Data Governance
12 5 (10.42%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (64.58%) Python
2 29 (60.42%) Java
3 21 (43.75%) SQL
4 8 (16.67%) Groovy
5 6 (12.50%) R
6 3 (6.25%) C#
7 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Degree
Systems Management
1 20 (41.67%) Rundeck
2 12 (25.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 27 (56.25%) Tableau
2 20 (41.67%) Oracle
3 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 8 (16.67%) TIBCO
5 6 (12.50%) Greenplum
6 3 (6.25%) IBM
7 1 (2.08%) Bloomberg