The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 187 254 490
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +236
Permanent jobs citing Scala 1640 1381 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.83% 1.28% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.43% 2.45% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1414 1171 517
Median salary £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +25.62%

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
47836 56453 57401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.48% 52.46% 50.09%
Number of salaries quoted 41062 48517 49114
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Scala as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Scala
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scala within the UK.

Scala Salary Trend in the UK

Scala
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scala over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 within the UK.

Scala Salary Histogram in the UK

Scala
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 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
England +68 1601 £67,500 +8.00% 228
London +60 1256 £70,000 +7.69% 173
City of London +34 175 £67,500 -3.57% 37
South East +32 94 £55,000 +5.76% 16
North West +23 59 £52,500 +5.00% 11
Manchester +27 56 £52,500 +5.00% 6
East of England +30 41 £60,000 +20.00% 5
Yorkshire +32 38 £52,500 +10.52% 3
South West 0 38 £52,500 -16.00% 6
Leeds +28 34 £50,000 +5.26% 2
West Yorkshire +26 34 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Hertfordshire +38 31 £55,000 +10.00% 4
West Midlands -16 28 £60,000 -25.00% 8
Bristol -10 23 £56,250 -19.64% 3
North East +24 22 £45,000 -5.26% 6
South Wales +12 21 £68,750 +71.87%
Wales +6 21 £68,750 +71.87%
East Midlands +23 20 £45,000 +16.88%
Cardiff +18 20 £52,500 +31.25%
Surrey +21 19 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Hampshire +21 18 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Berkshire +36 15 £50,000 -3.84% 4
Tyne and Wear +12 15 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Newcastle upon Tyne +13 14 £45,000 -5.26% 5
St Albans - 14 £60,000 - 2
Oxfordshire +6 13 £62,500 +7.75% 3
Buckinghamshire -1 12 £60,000 +71.42% 1
West Sussex +32 10 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Woking +19 10 £50,000 -6.97%
Worthing - 10 £55,000 - 1

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 with a requirement for Scala.

1 2627 (81.63%) Java
2 1878 (58.36%) Agile Software Development
3 1075 (33.41%) TDD
4 1016 (31.57%) Python
5 898 (27.91%) Big Data
6 831 (25.82%) NoSQL
7 826 (25.67%) Software Engineering
8 817 (25.39%) JavaScript
9 741 (23.03%) Scrum
10 716 (22.25%) Spring
11 712 (22.13%) Apache Spark
12 702 (21.81%) Hadoop
13 602 (18.71%) MongoDB
14 596 (18.52%) SQL
15 577 (17.93%) AngularJS
16 565 (17.56%) Amazon AWS
17 563 (17.50%) BDD
18 554 (17.22%) Finance
19 550 (17.09%) HTML
20 534 (16.59%) Node.js
21 517 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
22 515 (16.00%) Computer Science
23 498 (15.48%) REST
23 498 (15.48%) Akka
24 495 (15.38%) Linux
25 486 (15.10%) Apache Cassandra
26 483 (15.01%) Microservices
27 470 (14.61%) Degree
28 465 (14.45%) DevOps
29 457 (14.20%) Git (software)

Scala
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 712 (22.13%) Apache Spark
2 316 (9.82%) Elasticsearch
3 196 (6.09%) Apache
4 138 (4.29%) Apache Solr
5 124 (3.85%) Apache Pig
6 108 (3.36%) Tomcat
7 65 (2.02%) Jetty
8 61 (1.90%) JBoss
9 59 (1.83%) Confluence
10 55 (1.71%) SAS
11 46 (1.43%) CMS
12 35 (1.09%) nginx
13 28 (0.87%) WebLogic
14 25 (0.78%) Mule
15 21 (0.65%) WildFly
16 16 (0.50%) WebSphere
17 13 (0.40%) Mule ESB
17 13 (0.40%) OpenStack
18 12 (0.37%) Alfresco
18 12 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 51 (1.58%) MS Excel
2 39 (1.21%) SPSS
3 6 (0.19%) Mathematica
3 6 (0.19%) Stata
4 5 (0.16%) Chatbot
5 4 (0.12%) MS Office
6 1 (0.031%) Gephi
6 1 (0.031%) Maple
6 1 (0.031%) Simulink
6 1 (0.031%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (0.31%) Sentinel
2 4 (0.12%) Magento
3 3 (0.093%) ReMetrica
4 2 (0.062%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.062%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.031%) Apache OFBiz
Cloud Services
1 565 (17.56%) Amazon AWS
2 129 (4.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 115 (3.57%) GitHub
4 94 (2.92%) SaaS
5 90 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
6 74 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
7 55 (1.71%) Amazon S3
8 36 (1.12%) PaaS
9 35 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
9 35 (1.09%) IaaS
10 29 (0.90%) Amazon EMR
11 28 (0.87%) Slack
12 21 (0.65%) Amazon Kinesis
13 20 (0.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 20 (0.62%) G Suite
13 20 (0.62%) Office 365
14 14 (0.44%) Amazon ELB
15 12 (0.37%) Route 53
16 10 (0.31%) Google App Engine
16 10 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 151 (4.69%) HTTP
2 72 (2.24%) Internet
3 24 (0.75%) TCP/IP
4 17 (0.53%) HTTPS
5 9 (0.28%) DSL
6 6 (0.19%) Network Security
7 5 (0.16%) DNS
7 5 (0.16%) Firewall
7 5 (0.16%) Skype
7 5 (0.16%) SNMP
8 4 (0.12%) IPsec
9 3 (0.093%) LDAP
9 3 (0.093%) SSH
9 3 (0.093%) SSL
10 2 (0.062%) ATM
10 2 (0.062%) Intranet
10 2 (0.062%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.031%) DVB
11 1 (0.031%) PPP
11 1 (0.031%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 898 (27.91%) Big Data
2 831 (25.82%) NoSQL
3 702 (21.81%) Hadoop
4 602 (18.71%) MongoDB
5 486 (15.10%) Apache Cassandra
6 270 (8.39%) MySQL
7 248 (7.71%) Apache Hive
8 233 (7.24%) Relational Database
9 190 (5.90%) PostgreSQL
10 155 (4.82%) HBase
11 125 (3.88%) Neo4j
12 122 (3.79%) Redis
13 110 (3.42%) RDBMS
14 96 (2.98%) SQL Server
15 61 (1.90%) Amazon Redshift
16 56 (1.74%) Data Mining
17 50 (1.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 40 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
19 37 (1.15%) Impala
20 36 (1.12%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 457 (14.20%) Git (software)
2 448 (13.92%) Jenkins
3 310 (9.63%) Maven
4 230 (7.15%) JUnit
5 195 (6.06%) JIRA
6 179 (5.56%) Selenium
7 161 (5.00%) Cucumber
8 136 (4.23%) Gradle
9 120 (3.73%) Subversion
10 115 (3.57%) Mockito
11 79 (2.45%) IntelliJ
12 70 (2.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 65 (2.02%) Vagrant
14 47 (1.46%) Eclipse
14 47 (1.46%) TeamCity
15 45 (1.40%) TestNG
15 45 (1.40%) WebDriver
16 42 (1.31%) JMeter
17 40 (1.24%) SoapUI
18 38 (1.18%) Gatling
General
1 554 (17.22%) Finance
2 278 (8.64%) Banking
3 220 (6.84%) Games
4 168 (5.22%) Investment Banking
5 142 (4.41%) Advertising
6 133 (4.13%) Retail
7 110 (3.42%) Marketing
8 67 (2.08%) Telecoms
9 66 (2.05%) Publishing
10 64 (1.99%) Front Office
11 41 (1.27%) Law
12 29 (0.90%) Automotive
13 28 (0.87%) Back Office
13 28 (0.87%) Financial Institution
14 18 (0.56%) Legal
15 14 (0.44%) Online Betting
16 13 (0.40%) Manufacturing
17 9 (0.28%) French Language
17 9 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
17 9 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2063 (64.11%) Developer
2 1281 (39.81%) Java Developer
3 775 (24.08%) Scala Developer
4 599 (18.61%) Senior Developer
5 445 (13.83%) Java Scala Developer
6 436 (13.55%) Senior Java Developer
7 256 (7.96%) Software Engineer
8 211 (6.56%) Senior Scala Developer
9 183 (5.69%) Lead Developer
10 180 (5.59%) Java Engineer
11 156 (4.85%) Architect
12 154 (4.79%) Big Data Developer
13 134 (4.16%) Software Developer
14 130 (4.04%) Data Engineer
15 127 (3.95%) Senior Java Scala Developer
16 125 (3.88%) JavaScript Developer
17 119 (3.70%) Agile Developer
18 116 (3.60%) Java Software Engineer
19 113 (3.51%) Data Scientist
20 97 (3.01%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 716 (22.25%) Spring
2 577 (17.93%) AngularJS
3 550 (17.09%) HTML
4 534 (16.59%) Node.js
5 498 (15.48%) Akka
5 498 (15.48%) REST
6 375 (11.65%) Web Services
7 336 (10.44%) HTML5
8 303 (9.42%) React
9 302 (9.38%) CSS
10 293 (9.11%) Kafka
11 276 (8.58%) RESTful
12 275 (8.55%) Play Framework
13 254 (7.89%) JSON
14 251 (7.80%) Hibernate
15 228 (7.09%) .NET
16 172 (5.34%) XML
17 150 (4.66%) J2EE
18 132 (4.10%) Spring MVC
19 119 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 515 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 196 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
3 192 (5.97%) Mathematics
4 191 (5.94%) Algorithms
5 159 (4.94%) Fintech
6 131 (4.07%) Data Structures
7 98 (3.05%) Statistics
8 90 (2.80%) Visualisation
9 89 (2.77%) Physics
10 86 (2.67%) User Experience
11 70 (2.18%) Derivative
12 66 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
13 63 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 61 (1.90%) Artificial Intelligence
15 51 (1.58%) Equities
16 49 (1.52%) Mobile App
17 44 (1.37%) Blockchain
18 41 (1.27%) Hedge funds
19 38 (1.18%) Data Integration
20 37 (1.15%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 495 (15.38%) Linux
2 168 (5.22%) Unix
3 75 (2.33%) Android
4 74 (2.30%) Windows
5 41 (1.27%) Apple iOS
6 31 (0.96%) Ubuntu
7 13 (0.40%) CentOS
8 7 (0.22%) CoreOS
8 7 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.12%) FreeBSD
10 2 (0.062%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.062%) Solaris
10 2 (0.062%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.031%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.031%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.031%) VMS
11 1 (0.031%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1878 (58.36%) Agile Software Development
2 1075 (33.41%) TDD
3 826 (25.67%) Software Engineering
4 741 (23.03%) Scrum
5 563 (17.50%) BDD
6 517 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
7 483 (15.01%) Microservices
8 465 (14.45%) DevOps
9 453 (14.08%) Open Source
10 427 (13.27%) Analytics
11 391 (12.15%) OO
12 386 (12.00%) Functional Programming
13 305 (9.48%) Kanban
14 276 (8.58%) MVC
15 268 (8.33%) Machine Learning
16 249 (7.74%) E-Commerce
17 245 (7.61%) Continuous Delivery
18 208 (6.46%) Mentoring
19 206 (6.40%) OOP
20 205 (6.37%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2627 (81.63%) Java
2 1016 (31.57%) Python
3 817 (25.39%) JavaScript
4 596 (18.52%) SQL
5 448 (13.92%) Ruby
6 383 (11.90%) C#
7 315 (9.79%) Groovy
8 301 (9.35%) C++
9 247 (7.68%) Clojure
10 205 (6.37%) Go
11 186 (5.78%) Haskell
12 155 (4.82%) R
13 149 (4.63%) PHP
14 114 (3.54%) C
15 109 (3.39%) Bash Shell
16 93 (2.89%) F#
17 80 (2.49%) Erlang
18 71 (2.21%) Perl
19 58 (1.80%) ES6
20 57 (1.77%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 470 (14.61%) Degree
2 131 (4.07%) PhD
3 114 (3.54%) Security Cleared
4 80 (2.49%) DV Cleared
5 77 (2.39%) SC Cleared
6 10 (0.31%) CISSP
7 9 (0.28%) CISA
7 9 (0.28%) CISM
8 7 (0.22%) Postgraduate
9 6 (0.19%) OCP
9 6 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
10 5 (0.16%) MCSD
10 5 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.093%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.093%) MCAD
11 3 (0.093%) MCPD
11 3 (0.093%) MCTS
12 2 (0.062%) ISEB
12 2 (0.062%) MCSE
12 2 (0.062%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 143 (4.44%) QA
2 15 (0.47%) Data Quality
3 11 (0.34%) SDET
4 9 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.28%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (0.12%) Basel III
7 2 (0.062%) SLA
7 2 (0.062%) SNOMED CT
8 1 (0.031%) MiFID
8 1 (0.031%) WAI
System Software
1 434 (13.49%) Docker
2 96 (2.98%) HDFS
3 45 (1.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 31 (0.96%) Apache Flume
5 19 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (0.40%) LXC
7 9 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (0.22%) Varnish
9 6 (0.19%) VirtualBox
10 5 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.12%) Active Directory
11 4 (0.12%) GridGain
12 3 (0.093%) Xen
13 2 (0.062%) Hyper-V
13 2 (0.062%) KVM
14 1 (0.031%) etcd
14 1 (0.031%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.031%) zsh
Systems Management
1 218 (6.77%) Puppet
2 144 (4.47%) Opscode Chef
3 133 (4.13%) Ansible
4 127 (3.95%) Kubernetes
5 54 (1.68%) Mesos
6 35 (1.09%) Oozie
7 29 (0.90%) Terraform
8 27 (0.84%) Hadoop YARN
9 24 (0.75%) Graphite
10 19 (0.59%) Grafana
11 18 (0.56%) Ambari
12 16 (0.50%) Salt
13 15 (0.47%) Kibana
14 13 (0.40%) logstash
15 12 (0.37%) Nagios
16 9 (0.28%) Rundeck
17 8 (0.25%) yum
18 7 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
18 7 (0.22%) Packer
19 6 (0.19%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 191 (5.94%) Oracle
2 110 (3.42%) Google
3 74 (2.30%) Microsoft
4 72 (2.24%) Atlassian
5 66 (2.05%) MuleSoft
6 56 (1.74%) Cloudera
7 51 (1.58%) Tableau
8 40 (1.24%) Splunk
9 30 (0.93%) Hortonworks
10 26 (0.81%) SaltStack
11 19 (0.59%) Red Hat
11 19 (0.59%) Twitter
12 18 (0.56%) Facebook
12 18 (0.56%) SOASTA, Inc
13 17 (0.53%) Netezza
14 15 (0.47%) IBM
15 14 (0.44%) Actian
15 14 (0.44%) hybris
15 14 (0.44%) Murex
16 11 (0.34%) webMethods
North West
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Energon People
Salary: £57000 - £81000.00 per annum + Amazing Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £68000 Per Annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum base.
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: €47000 - €60000 per annum, Benefits Training, Pension, Travel
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to 65,000 pounds (depending on level) + car allowance (6k) + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £75000.00 per annum + 10% + 2k training
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Flexi-work, bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Annual Bonus 15%, Full Company Pensi
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Energon People
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + pension, private medical and bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits share options + flexitime
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: €50000 - €66000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Mobility, Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £510000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago