The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 394 386 423
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +37
Permanent jobs citing Scala 56 43 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.20% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% 0.40% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 51 34 21
Average salary £55,000 £51,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,450 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
Scala
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10833 10656 11537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 47.87% 49.03% 50.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9150 9362 10308
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scala across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Scala
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scala across the South East region.

Scala Salary Trend in the South East

Scala
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scala across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Scala Salary Histogram in the South East

Scala
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Surrey +23 24 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Berkshire -12 13 £65,000 +13.04% 2
Oxfordshire +3 9 £29,000 -17.14%
Hampshire - 6 £32,500 - 2
East Sussex - 3 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £43,000 -
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 113 (91.87%) Java
2 63 (51.22%) OO
3 61 (49.59%) JavaScript
4 49 (39.84%) C#
5 47 (38.21%) Linux
5 47 (38.21%) Computer Science
6 43 (34.96%) TDD
7 39 (31.71%) Software Engineering
7 39 (31.71%) HTML
8 38 (30.89%) Spring
9 34 (27.64%) XML
9 34 (27.64%) MVC
10 31 (25.20%) OOP
11 28 (22.76%) Eclipse
11 28 (22.76%) Scrum
11 28 (22.76%) Open Source
12 27 (21.95%) Python
13 26 (21.14%) Groovy
14 25 (20.33%) J2EE
15 23 (18.70%) Pair Programming
15 23 (18.70%) Velocity
15 23 (18.70%) Tomcat
15 23 (18.70%) MongoDB
16 22 (17.89%) GitHub
16 22 (17.89%) Degree
17 21 (17.07%) Finance
18 20 (16.26%) Extreme Programming
18 20 (16.26%) Agile Software Development
18 20 (16.26%) Apache
18 20 (16.26%) Servlets

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 23 (18.70%) Tomcat
2 20 (16.26%) Apache
3 17 (13.82%) Alfresco
3 17 (13.82%) Liferay
4 7 (5.69%) Node.js
5 6 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 22 (17.89%) GitHub
2 7 (5.69%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (4.88%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.07%) HTTP
2 2 (1.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.70%) MongoDB
2 14 (11.38%) NoSQL
3 10 (8.13%) Big Data
4 9 (7.32%) MySQL
5 6 (4.88%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.88%) MarkLogic
5 6 (4.88%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.63%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.63%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 28 (22.76%) Eclipse
2 20 (16.26%) Jenkins
3 19 (15.45%) Subversion
4 17 (13.82%) IntelliJ
4 17 (13.82%) JIRA
4 17 (13.82%) Gradle
5 6 (4.88%) Maven
6 4 (3.25%) Ant
7 3 (2.44%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.63%) NetBeans
8 2 (1.63%) Grunt
8 2 (1.63%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.63%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.81%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.81%) Hudson
9 1 (0.81%) JUnit
General
1 21 (17.07%) Finance
2 15 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 12 (9.76%) Banking
4 3 (2.44%) Games
5 1 (0.81%) Marketing
5 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 98 (79.67%) Developer
2 64 (52.03%) Java Developer
3 26 (21.14%) Senior Developer
4 25 (20.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (13.82%) Team Leader
6 16 (13.01%) Software Developer
7 11 (8.94%) Java Team Leader
8 9 (7.32%) Graduate
9 8 (6.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 7 (5.69%) Graduate Java Developer
10 7 (5.69%) Graduate Developer
10 7 (5.69%) Senior Software Developer
11 6 (4.88%) PHP Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Senior Java Software Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Software Team Leader
11 6 (4.88%) Java Software Developer
11 6 (4.88%) ScrumMaster
11 6 (4.88%) Java Technologist
12 5 (4.07%) Agile Business Analyst
12 5 (4.07%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (31.71%) HTML
2 38 (30.89%) Spring
3 34 (27.64%) XML
4 25 (20.33%) J2EE
5 23 (18.70%) Velocity
6 20 (16.26%) Servlets
7 18 (14.63%) CSS
8 17 (13.82%) XSLT
8 17 (13.82%) Struts
8 17 (13.82%) XHTML
8 17 (13.82%) JSR 168
9 15 (12.20%) .NET
9 15 (12.20%) jQuery
10 14 (11.38%) Hibernate
11 13 (10.57%) Web Services
12 11 (8.94%) AngularJS
12 11 (8.94%) Akka
13 9 (7.32%) GWT
13 9 (7.32%) HTML5
13 9 (7.32%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 47 (38.21%) Computer Science
2 28 (22.76%) Open Source
3 9 (7.32%) Mathematics
4 6 (4.88%) Semantic Web
5 5 (4.07%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.44%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.44%) Web 2.0
7 2 (1.63%) Blog
7 2 (1.63%) Physics
7 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.63%) Social Media
8 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.81%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 47 (38.21%) Linux
2 19 (15.45%) UNIX
3 17 (13.82%) Solaris
4 2 (1.63%) Windows
4 2 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (51.22%) OO
2 43 (34.96%) TDD
3 39 (31.71%) Software Engineering
4 34 (27.64%) MVC
5 31 (25.20%) OOP
6 28 (22.76%) Scrum
7 23 (18.70%) Pair Programming
8 20 (16.26%) Extreme Programming
8 20 (16.26%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (15.45%) OOD
10 17 (13.82%) Functional Testing
10 17 (13.82%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (13.01%) Web Application Development
12 11 (8.94%) E-Commerce
13 9 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
14 8 (6.50%) BDD
14 8 (6.50%) Analytics
14 8 (6.50%) DevOps
15 7 (5.69%) Quality Management
16 6 (4.88%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 113 (91.87%) Java
2 61 (49.59%) JavaScript
3 49 (39.84%) C#
4 27 (21.95%) Python
5 26 (21.14%) Groovy
6 19 (15.45%) SQL
7 11 (8.94%) C++
8 10 (8.13%) F#
9 9 (7.32%) PHP
9 9 (7.32%) Ruby
10 3 (2.44%) XPath
10 3 (2.44%) Perl
10 3 (2.44%) XQuery
11 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.81%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (17.89%) Degree
2 2 (1.63%) PhD
3 1 (0.81%) CITP
3 1 (0.81%) MBCS
3 1 (0.81%) OCPJWCD
3 1 (0.81%) OCPJP
3 1 (0.81%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.88%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.63%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (1.63%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (13.82%) GigaSpaces
2 4 (3.25%) Oracle
3 2 (1.63%) Twitter
4 1 (0.81%) Zend
4 1 (0.81%) Sun
4 1 (0.81%) Cognizant
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