The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 444 402 525
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +123
Permanent jobs citing Scala 565 653 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.61% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.99% 1.15% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 471 557 363
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%

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
56963 56968 62310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.61% 53.06% 53.53%
Number of salaries quoted 47778 49109 54496
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scala within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 October 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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
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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
England -70 534 £55,000 -12.00% 72
London -89 395 £60,000 -4.00% 52
City of London +4 80 £60,000 -11.11% 16
South East +20 47 £40,000 -11.11% 2
East of England +16 34 £42,500 -3.40% 3
Hertfordshire -6 18 £40,000 - 3
Scotland +2 16 £47,000 -12.55%
Tyne and Wear - 16 £35,232 - 11
North East - 16 £35,232 - 11
Newcastle upon Tyne - 16 £35,232 - 11
Surrey +1 15 £43,750 -2.77%
West Midlands -3 15 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Staffordshire - 15 £55,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire +9 14 £42,500 -3.40%
Cambridge +7 13 £45,000 +18.42%
South West -4 12 £40,000 - 1
Dorset - 12 £40,000 - 1
Poole - 12 £40,000 - 1
East Sussex - 11 £36,000 - 1
Brighton - 11 £36,000 - 1
Glasgow -4 10 £47,250 -14.09%
Stoke-on-Trent - 10 £55,000 - 2
North West 0 9 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Manchester -6 9 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Guildford - 9 £40,000 -
Southampton - 9 £32,500 -
Hampshire - 9 £32,500 -
Wales - 7 £29,115 - 3
Berkshire +2 6 £68,750 +7.84%
Edinburgh -16 6 £41,000 -21.90%

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1219 (85.66%) Java
2 738 (51.86%) Agile Software Development
3 446 (31.34%) TDD
4 434 (30.50%) Python
5 423 (29.73%) JavaScript
6 399 (28.04%) Software Engineering
7 391 (27.48%) Computer Science
8 353 (24.81%) Linux
9 349 (24.53%) OO
10 336 (23.61%) HTML
11 322 (22.63%) Algorithms
12 319 (22.42%) Big Data
13 313 (22.00%) Spring
14 309 (21.71%) C#
15 279 (19.61%) NoSQL
16 274 (19.26%) Degree
17 272 (19.11%) Hadoop
18 265 (18.62%) MongoDB
19 257 (18.06%) Open Source
20 248 (17.43%) Scrum
21 242 (17.01%) CSS
22 241 (16.94%) Ruby
23 238 (16.73%) Continuous Integration
24 230 (16.16%) Finance
25 220 (15.46%) Multithreading
26 219 (15.39%) XML
27 209 (14.69%) SQL
28 208 (14.62%) C++
29 206 (14.48%) Git (software)
30 184 (12.93%) UNIX

Scala
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 127 (8.92%) Node.js
2 109 (7.66%) Tomcat
3 50 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
3 50 (3.51%) CMS
4 49 (3.44%) Apache
5 39 (2.74%) Confluence
6 34 (2.39%) Apache Spark
7 33 (2.32%) Apache Solr
8 30 (2.11%) GlassFish
9 28 (1.97%) Mule
10 25 (1.76%) Apache Pig
11 22 (1.55%) Alfresco
12 19 (1.34%) Adobe CQ
13 18 (1.26%) Liferay
14 17 (1.19%) Oracle Coherence
15 16 (1.12%) Jetty
16 14 (0.98%) FileNet
16 14 (0.98%) LiveCycle
17 13 (0.91%) WebSphere
18 12 (0.84%) Escenic
Applications
1 43 (3.02%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.35%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.070%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 64 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (3.44%) GitHub
3 21 (1.48%) SaaS
4 19 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
4 19 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (1.12%) Amazon S3
6 11 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.56%) Heroku
8 5 (0.35%) PaaS
8 5 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
9 4 (0.28%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.070%) IaaS
10 1 (0.070%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.070%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 124 (8.71%) HTTP
2 42 (2.95%) Internet
3 25 (1.76%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.56%) AMQP
5 6 (0.42%) 3G
5 6 (0.42%) SSL
5 6 (0.42%) 4G
6 5 (0.35%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.21%) SSH
8 2 (0.14%) DSL
8 2 (0.14%) DNS
8 2 (0.14%) Multicast
9 1 (0.070%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.070%) DHCP
9 1 (0.070%) IPv4
9 1 (0.070%) Firewall
9 1 (0.070%) NGN
9 1 (0.070%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.070%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 319 (22.42%) Big Data
2 279 (19.61%) NoSQL
3 272 (19.11%) Hadoop
4 265 (18.62%) MongoDB
5 141 (9.91%) Apache Cassandra
6 98 (6.89%) MySQL
7 86 (6.04%) Relational Database
8 76 (5.34%) Redis
9 68 (4.78%) SQL Server
10 60 (4.22%) Mahout
11 43 (3.02%) Apache Hive
12 41 (2.88%) HBase
13 36 (2.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 35 (2.46%) RDBMS
15 34 (2.39%) Data Mining
16 32 (2.25%) BigTable
17 29 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
18 17 (1.19%) Cognos Impromptu
19 16 (1.12%) Amazon Redshift
19 16 (1.12%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 206 (14.48%) Git (software)
2 156 (10.96%) Jenkins
3 133 (9.35%) Maven
4 92 (6.47%) Subversion
5 88 (6.18%) JUnit
6 85 (5.97%) JIRA
7 70 (4.92%) Ant
8 59 (4.15%) Eclipse
9 54 (3.79%) Selenium
10 52 (3.65%) Mercurial
11 30 (2.11%) Cucumber
12 24 (1.69%) WebDriver
12 24 (1.69%) Hudson
13 20 (1.41%) Gradle
14 16 (1.12%) NUnit
15 15 (1.05%) IntelliJ
16 14 (0.98%) Visual Studio
17 13 (0.91%) TeamCity
18 11 (0.77%) Mockito
18 11 (0.77%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 230 (16.16%) Finance
2 166 (11.67%) Games
3 105 (7.38%) Banking
4 71 (4.99%) Front Office
5 56 (3.94%) Telecoms
6 48 (3.37%) Advertising
7 45 (3.16%) Investment Banking
8 39 (2.74%) Marketing
8 39 (2.74%) Retail
9 38 (2.67%) Financial Institution
10 36 (2.53%) Publishing
11 9 (0.63%) Back Office
12 4 (0.28%) German Language
12 4 (0.28%) Italian Language
12 4 (0.28%) Turkish Language
12 4 (0.28%) Legal
13 2 (0.14%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.14%) Law
14 1 (0.070%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.070%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 887 (62.33%) Developer
2 464 (32.61%) Java Developer
3 162 (11.38%) Software Engineer
4 134 (9.42%) Senior Developer
5 129 (9.07%) Scala Developer
6 109 (7.66%) Software Developer
7 100 (7.03%) Senior Java Developer
8 70 (4.92%) Data Scientist
9 67 (4.71%) Programmer
10 61 (4.29%) Web Developer
11 48 (3.37%) Statistician
12 45 (3.16%) Architect
13 43 (3.02%) JavaScript Developer
14 41 (2.88%) Senior Software Engineer
15 40 (2.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 39 (2.74%) Research Engineer
17 34 (2.39%) Graduate
18 33 (2.32%) Analyst
18 33 (2.32%) Java Programmer
19 32 (2.25%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 336 (23.61%) HTML
2 313 (22.00%) Spring
3 242 (17.01%) CSS
4 219 (15.39%) XML
5 167 (11.74%) J2EE
6 164 (11.52%) Hibernate
6 164 (11.52%) RESTful
7 162 (11.38%) Web Services
7 162 (11.38%) JSON
8 160 (11.24%) REST
9 156 (10.96%) HTML5
10 145 (10.19%) jQuery
11 130 (9.14%) Play Framework
12 101 (7.10%) AngularJS
13 94 (6.61%) SOAP
14 93 (6.54%) .NET
15 77 (5.41%) CSS3
16 70 (4.92%) Akka
17 56 (3.94%) JPA
18 54 (3.79%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 391 (27.48%) Computer Science
2 322 (22.63%) Algorithms
3 257 (18.06%) Open Source
4 158 (11.10%) Data Structures
5 137 (9.63%) Mathematics
6 77 (5.41%) Physics
7 73 (5.13%) Artificial Intelligence
8 54 (3.79%) Mobile App
9 38 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
10 36 (2.53%) User Experience
10 36 (2.53%) Hedge funds
11 32 (2.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 31 (2.18%) Derivative
13 30 (2.11%) Online Games
14 28 (1.97%) Digital Media
15 27 (1.90%) Credit Risk
16 26 (1.83%) Visualisation
17 25 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
17 25 (1.76%) Blog
17 25 (1.76%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 353 (24.81%) Linux
2 184 (12.93%) UNIX
3 93 (6.54%) Android
4 85 (5.97%) Apple iOS
5 52 (3.65%) Windows
6 32 (2.25%) Ubuntu
7 27 (1.90%) Debian
8 25 (1.76%) CentOS
9 21 (1.48%) Solaris
10 6 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.28%) Fedora
11 4 (0.28%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (0.21%) zOS
13 2 (0.14%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.070%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.070%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.070%) VMS
14 1 (0.070%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.070%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 738 (51.86%) Agile Software Development
2 446 (31.34%) TDD
3 399 (28.04%) Software Engineering
4 349 (24.53%) OO
5 248 (17.43%) Scrum
6 238 (16.73%) Continuous Integration
7 220 (15.46%) Multithreading
8 175 (12.30%) Functional Programming
9 154 (10.82%) MVC
10 132 (9.28%) MapReduce
11 121 (8.50%) BDD
12 112 (7.87%) E-Commerce
13 110 (7.73%) DevOps
14 109 (7.66%) OOP
15 106 (7.45%) Analytics
15 106 (7.45%) Pair Programming
16 94 (6.61%) Unit Testing
17 85 (5.97%) SOA
18 75 (5.27%) Low Latency
18 75 (5.27%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1219 (85.66%) Java
2 434 (30.50%) Python
3 423 (29.73%) JavaScript
4 309 (21.71%) C#
5 241 (16.94%) Ruby
6 209 (14.69%) SQL
7 208 (14.62%) C++
8 149 (10.47%) Clojure
9 122 (8.57%) Groovy
10 102 (7.17%) F#
11 101 (7.10%) Erlang
12 96 (6.75%) PHP
13 91 (6.39%) Perl
14 83 (5.83%) R
14 83 (5.83%) Bash Shell
15 79 (5.55%) C
16 75 (5.27%) Haskell
17 70 (4.92%) MATLAB
18 48 (3.37%) Golang
19 35 (2.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 274 (19.26%) Degree
2 111 (7.80%) PhD
3 5 (0.35%) Sun Certification
4 3 (0.21%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.070%) MBCS
6 1 (0.070%) OCPJWCD
6 1 (0.070%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.070%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (4.29%) QA
2 9 (0.63%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.070%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (0.42%) Docker
2 5 (0.35%) VirtualBox
3 4 (0.28%) Xen
3 4 (0.28%) HDFS
4 3 (0.21%) zsh
5 2 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.14%) Varnish
6 1 (0.070%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 108 (7.59%) Puppet
2 102 (7.17%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (1.62%) YUM
4 17 (1.19%) logstash
5 16 (1.12%) Ansible
6 10 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (0.49%) Vagrant
7 7 (0.49%) Nagios
8 5 (0.35%) Salt
9 4 (0.28%) Capistrano
10 3 (0.21%) Oozie
10 3 (0.21%) MOM
11 2 (0.14%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.070%) Ganglia
12 1 (0.070%) collectd
12 1 (0.070%) Kibana
12 1 (0.070%) Graylog2
12 1 (0.070%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.070%) Mesos
Vendors
1 116 (8.15%) Oracle
2 85 (5.97%) Microsoft
3 48 (3.37%) Google
4 44 (3.09%) Adobe
5 31 (2.18%) Twitter
6 21 (1.48%) Facebook
7 20 (1.41%) JBoss
8 17 (1.19%) Atlassian
9 16 (1.12%) IBM
9 16 (1.12%) Panasonic
10 15 (1.05%) Cloudera
11 14 (0.98%) GigaSpaces
12 13 (0.91%) hybris
12 13 (0.91%) Sybase
13 12 (0.84%) Endeca
13 12 (0.84%) FatWire
13 12 (0.84%) Red Hat
13 12 (0.84%) HP
14 9 (0.63%) TIBCO
15 7 (0.49%) Sitecore
City, London
ShareForce Staffing Solutions Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
East London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £70,000 to £800,000 per annum + shares
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + y
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent Pension Bonus Car
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Stott & May
Salary: £40000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
EXPEDIA
Salary: Competitive Base + Travel Allowance + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
HMRC
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
HMRC
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
HMRC
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago