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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 59 73 72
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Permanent jobs citing Scala 14 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.13% 0.96% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.53% 1.32% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 1
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
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
397 530 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 60.52% 72.80% 61.19%
Number of salaries quoted 343 428 355
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +3 6 £80,000 +39.13%
Scala
West Midlands

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 25 (100.00%) Haskell
1 25 (100.00%) Erlang
1 25 (100.00%) Functional Programming
2 24 (96.00%) Linux
3 21 (84.00%) Middleware
4 19 (76.00%) C#
4 19 (76.00%) Java
5 17 (68.00%) Low Latency
6 16 (64.00%) Mathematics
7 15 (60.00%) Computer Science
8 14 (56.00%) F#
8 14 (56.00%) .NET
9 12 (48.00%) C++
9 12 (48.00%) NoSQL
10 11 (44.00%) SQL
11 10 (40.00%) Data Structures
11 10 (40.00%) Algorithms
12 9 (36.00%) Multithreading
12 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
12 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
12 9 (36.00%) Internet
13 6 (24.00%) Finance
13 6 (24.00%) MOM
13 6 (24.00%) Degree
13 6 (24.00%) Riak
14 5 (20.00%) Hedge funds
14 5 (20.00%) Banking
14 5 (20.00%) Physics
14 5 (20.00%) Games
15 4 (16.00%) Clojure

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (36.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (24.00%) Riak
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Games
2 5 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Team Leader
4 5 (20.00%) AWS Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Development Team Leader
5 3 (12.00%) Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Software Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Development Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Programmer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Server Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Development Team Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Lead Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Software Team Leader
6 2 (8.00%) Middleware Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Middleware Team Leader
7 1 (4.00%) C# Programmer
7 1 (4.00%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (84.00%) Middleware
2 14 (56.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) Mathematics
2 15 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 10 (40.00%) Data Structures
3 10 (40.00%) Algorithms
4 5 (20.00%) Hedge funds
4 5 (20.00%) Physics
5 2 (8.00%) Blog
6 1 (4.00%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Functional Programming
2 17 (68.00%) Low Latency
3 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (36.00%) Multithreading
4 3 (12.00%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (12.00%) Open Source
4 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.00%) Complex Event Processing
5 2 (8.00%) High Availability
5 2 (8.00%) Time Management
5 2 (8.00%) Web Development
6 1 (4.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Haskell
1 25 (100.00%) Erlang
2 19 (76.00%) C#
2 19 (76.00%) Java
3 14 (56.00%) F#
4 12 (48.00%) C++
5 11 (44.00%) SQL
6 4 (16.00%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft