The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 62 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Scala 11 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.71% 1.84% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.78% 2.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 0
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Scala
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
395 512 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 61.34% 72.52% 59.97%
Number of salaries quoted 346 398 340
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Scala
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Scala Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Scala
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scala across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Scala Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Scala
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Stoke-on-Trent -4 5 £80,000 +45.45%
Scala
West Midlands

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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%) Haskell
1 19 (100.00%) Erlang
1 19 (100.00%) Functional Programming
2 18 (94.74%) Linux
3 16 (84.21%) C#
3 16 (84.21%) Java
3 16 (84.21%) Middleware
4 14 (73.68%) Low Latency
4 14 (73.68%) Mathematics
4 14 (73.68%) Computer Science
5 11 (57.89%) .NET
6 10 (52.63%) C++
6 10 (52.63%) F#
7 9 (47.37%) Data Structures
7 9 (47.37%) Algorithms
8 7 (36.84%) Internet
8 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
8 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
8 7 (36.84%) Multithreading
8 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
9 6 (31.58%) Physics
9 6 (31.58%) Degree
9 6 (31.58%) Finance
9 6 (31.58%) SQL
10 5 (26.32%) MOM
10 5 (26.32%) Games
10 5 (26.32%) Banking
10 5 (26.32%) Hedge funds
11 4 (21.05%) Clojure
11 4 (21.05%) Riak

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
1 7 (36.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
2 4 (21.05%) Riak
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Games
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Software Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) AWS Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Development Team Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Development Team Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Programmer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Middleware Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) Middleware
2 11 (57.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Mathematics
1 14 (73.68%) Computer Science
2 9 (47.37%) Data Structures
2 9 (47.37%) Algorithms
3 6 (31.58%) Physics
4 5 (26.32%) Hedge funds
5 1 (5.26%) Grid Computing
5 1 (5.26%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Functional Programming
2 14 (73.68%) Low Latency
3 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
3 7 (36.84%) Multithreading
4 2 (10.53%) Open Source
4 2 (10.53%) Complex Event Processing
4 2 (10.53%) Web Development
4 2 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Haskell
1 19 (100.00%) Erlang
2 16 (84.21%) C#
2 16 (84.21%) Java
3 10 (52.63%) C++
3 10 (52.63%) F#
4 6 (31.58%) SQL
5 4 (21.05%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) MOM
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft