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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 125 142 162
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +20
Permanent jobs citing Scala 21 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.84% 0.72% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.58% 1.45% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 14
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £55,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,250 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +28.04%
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
1333 1652 1948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.19% 49.58% 53.62%
Number of salaries quoted 841 1031 1263
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +19 12 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Edinburgh +11 6 £50,000 -9.09%
Scala
UK

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 32 (69.57%) SDLC
2 30 (65.22%) Java
2 30 (65.22%) Finance
2 30 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (63.04%) Python
3 29 (63.04%) Apache Spark
4 28 (60.87%) Hadoop
5 24 (52.17%) Tableau
5 24 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 21 (45.65%) Market Risk
7 21 (45.65%) SQL
8 20 (43.48%) Oracle
8 20 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (43.48%) Rundeck
9 18 (39.13%) OO
10 17 (36.96%) HTML
10 17 (36.96%) Banking
11 16 (34.78%) Data Analysis
11 16 (34.78%) JIRA
12 15 (32.61%) Visualisation
12 15 (32.61%) HTML5
12 15 (32.61%) Data Visualisation
12 15 (32.61%) Big Data
12 15 (32.61%) D3.js
12 15 (32.61%) Jenkins
12 15 (32.61%) Scrum
13 14 (30.43%) Investment Banking
13 14 (30.43%) .NET
14 12 (26.09%) Business Intelligence

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 29 (63.04%) Apache Spark
2 11 (23.91%) Tomcat
3 7 (15.22%) SAS
4 4 (8.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (23.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (60.87%) Hadoop
2 15 (32.61%) Big Data
3 12 (26.09%) Impala
3 12 (26.09%) Spotfire
3 12 (26.09%) Sqoop
4 11 (23.91%) NoSQL
4 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
5 10 (21.74%) MongoDB
6 8 (17.39%) Data Mining
7 7 (15.22%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (6.52%) MarkLogic
8 3 (6.52%) OrientDB
9 1 (2.17%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (34.78%) JIRA
3 15 (32.61%) Jenkins
4 12 (26.09%) Subversion
5 11 (23.91%) TeamCity
6 8 (17.39%) IntelliJ
7 4 (8.70%) Cucumber
8 3 (6.52%) FitNesse
8 3 (6.52%) Maven
9 1 (2.17%) Jasmine
9 1 (2.17%) JMeter
9 1 (2.17%) Selenium
General
1 30 (65.22%) Finance
2 17 (36.96%) Banking
3 14 (30.43%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.52%) Games
5 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (76.09%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) Big Data Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Lead Developer
4 8 (17.39%) Applications Developer
4 8 (17.39%) UI Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Data Scientist
5 7 (15.22%) Scala Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Senior Data Scientist
6 6 (13.04%) Hadoop Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Python Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Lead Software Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Applications Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Data Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Development Manager
9 1 (2.17%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.96%) HTML
2 15 (32.61%) D3.js
2 15 (32.61%) HTML5
3 14 (30.43%) .NET
4 11 (23.91%) REST
5 10 (21.74%) Web Services
6 8 (17.39%) JSON
6 8 (17.39%) TIBCO EMS
6 8 (17.39%) WPF
6 8 (17.39%) XML
7 5 (10.87%) Node.js
8 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
8 3 (6.52%) React
8 3 (6.52%) SOAP
9 2 (4.35%) CSS
9 2 (4.35%) RESTful
10 1 (2.17%) Akka
10 1 (2.17%) J2EE
10 1 (2.17%) JMS
10 1 (2.17%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 24 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (45.65%) Market Risk
3 15 (32.61%) Visualisation
4 8 (17.39%) Fixed Income
5 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
5 4 (8.70%) Statistics
6 3 (6.52%) Applied Mathematics
6 3 (6.52%) Informatics
6 3 (6.52%) Mathematics
7 2 (4.35%) FMCG
8 1 (2.17%) Derivative
8 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (69.57%) SDLC
2 30 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (39.13%) OO
5 16 (34.78%) Data Analysis
6 15 (32.61%) Data Visualisation
6 15 (32.61%) Scrum
7 12 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (26.09%) Data Management
7 12 (26.09%) Regression Testing
7 12 (26.09%) Trend Analysis
7 12 (26.09%) Workflow
8 11 (23.91%) TDD
9 8 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (17.39%) Multithreading
9 8 (17.39%) Wealth Management
10 7 (15.22%) Statistical Modelling
11 4 (8.70%) Analytics
11 4 (8.70%) Machine Learning
12 3 (6.52%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 30 (65.22%) Java
2 29 (63.04%) Python
3 21 (45.65%) SQL
4 8 (17.39%) Groovy
5 3 (6.52%) C#
5 3 (6.52%) R
6 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
Systems Management
1 20 (43.48%) Rundeck
2 12 (26.09%) Oozie
Vendors
1 24 (52.17%) Tableau
2 20 (43.48%) Oracle
3 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
4 8 (17.39%) TIBCO
5 3 (6.52%) Greenplum
5 3 (6.52%) IBM
6 1 (2.17%) Bloomberg