The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 227 187 217
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +30
Permanent jobs citing Scala 11 34 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.62% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.33% 1.06% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 8
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,750 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.27% +7.50%
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3325 3201 3384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.09% 58.34% 59.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2955 2856 3025
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Scala
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Scala Salary Trend in the South West

Scala
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scala across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Scala Salary Histogram in the South West

Scala
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
Bristol +5 7 £45,000 +8.43% 3
Dorset -31 3 £37,500 -3.22%
Gloucestershire -6 1 £37,500 -
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 19 (100.00%) Java
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) Ruby
2 12 (63.16%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (63.16%) TDD
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 12 (63.16%) XML
2 12 (63.16%) NoSQL
3 11 (57.89%) Git (software)
3 11 (57.89%) RESTful
3 11 (57.89%) Mercurial
3 11 (57.89%) Mobile App
3 11 (57.89%) Golang
3 11 (57.89%) Play Framework
3 11 (57.89%) Coaching
3 11 (57.89%) Eclipse
3 11 (57.89%) MVC
3 11 (57.89%) Pair Programming
3 11 (57.89%) Extreme Programming
3 11 (57.89%) Time Management
3 11 (57.89%) Ruby on Rails
3 11 (57.89%) JSON
4 7 (36.84%) Clojure
5 6 (31.58%) Big Data
5 6 (31.58%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (10.53%) HTML
6 2 (10.53%) J2EE
6 2 (10.53%) CSS
7 1 (5.26%) Struts
7 1 (5.26%) MySQL

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) NoSQL
2 6 (31.58%) Big Data
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Git (software)
1 11 (57.89%) Mercurial
1 11 (57.89%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
1 18 (94.74%) Java Developer
2 1 (5.26%) Architect
2 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
2 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) XML
2 11 (57.89%) RESTful
2 11 (57.89%) Play Framework
2 11 (57.89%) Ruby on Rails
2 11 (57.89%) JSON
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) J2EE
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) Struts
4 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.26%) XSLT
4 1 (5.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (63.16%) TDD
3 11 (57.89%) Coaching
3 11 (57.89%) MVC
3 11 (57.89%) Pair Programming
3 11 (57.89%) Extreme Programming
3 11 (57.89%) Time Management
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) Web Development
4 1 (5.26%) Kanban
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (63.16%) Ruby
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 11 (57.89%) Golang
4 7 (36.84%) Clojure
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) Groovy
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits bonus + bens + cross-training in C
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Clevedon, Avon
Sparkol
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago