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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 378 356 495
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +139
Permanent jobs citing Scala 718 763 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.68% 0.72% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.35% 1.36% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 625 644 332
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%

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
53052 55984 55294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.59% 52.99% 53.68%
Number of salaries quoted 45239 46929 47785
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 5 March 2015 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 5 March 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
England -24 675 £60,000 - 140
London -8 565 £62,500 +4.16% 108
City of London +47 148 £60,000 -0.82% 30
South East -35 36 £42,500 -15.00% 12
Oxfordshire +20 17 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Oxford +13 16 £46,250 +2.77% 1
North West +4 13 £58,750 +2.17% 4
Bristol +3 13 £45,000 -18.18% 6
South West -34 13 £45,000 +4.04% 7
Wales -8 12 £58,750 - 4
South Wales -9 12 £58,750 - 4
Cardiff -9 12 £58,750 - 3
Manchester -2 11 £50,000 - 4
West Midlands - 11 £55,000 -
East of England -2 10 £50,000 +31.57% 4
Staffordshire - 10 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire +1 9 £50,000 +31.57% 2
Cambridge -1 9 £50,000 +31.57% 2
East Sussex - 9 £36,000 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -9 7 £47,218 - 2
North East -9 7 £47,218 - 2
Tyne and Wear -10 7 £47,218 - 2
Glasgow -1 6 £43,750 -7.89% 1
Scotland -15 6 £43,750 -6.91% 2
East Midlands - 6 £68,750 - 1
Northamptonshire - 5 £70,000 - 1
Northampton - 5 £70,000 - 1
Brighton - 5 £36,000 -
Berkshire -25 4 £50,000 -20.00% 2
Newbury - 3 £50,000 - 1

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 1154 (88.43%) Java
2 664 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
3 472 (36.17%) TDD
4 353 (27.05%) Spring
5 334 (25.59%) Big Data
6 326 (24.98%) NoSQL
7 317 (24.29%) SQL
8 314 (24.06%) JavaScript
9 302 (23.14%) Linux
10 293 (22.45%) Hadoop
11 279 (21.38%) Python
12 266 (20.38%) HTML
13 256 (19.62%) Scrum
14 248 (19.00%) Continuous Integration
15 245 (18.77%) Software Engineering
16 244 (18.70%) Finance
16 244 (18.70%) Web Services
17 243 (18.62%) Open Source
18 237 (18.16%) MongoDB
19 228 (17.47%) Degree
20 225 (17.24%) Computer Science
21 218 (16.70%) Git (software)
22 215 (16.48%) OO
23 210 (16.09%) Ruby
24 208 (15.94%) CSS
25 199 (15.25%) RESTful
26 191 (14.64%) C#
27 186 (14.25%) Hibernate
28 183 (14.02%) BDD
29 171 (13.10%) MVC

Scala
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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
1 131 (10.04%) Node.js
2 93 (7.13%) Tomcat
3 79 (6.05%) Apache Spark
4 77 (5.90%) Apache
5 57 (4.37%) Elasticsearch
6 43 (3.30%) Apache Pig
7 39 (2.99%) Apache Solr
8 38 (2.91%) SAS
9 32 (2.45%) CMS
10 26 (1.99%) nginx
11 24 (1.84%) JBoss
12 21 (1.61%) OpenStack
13 16 (1.23%) Confluence
14 15 (1.15%) Mule
15 12 (0.92%) Oracle Coherence
15 12 (0.92%) Adobe CQ
16 10 (0.77%) Jetty
16 10 (0.77%) WebLogic
17 8 (0.61%) WebSphere
18 6 (0.46%) Liferay
Applications
1 30 (2.30%) Weka
2 10 (0.77%) SPSS
3 9 (0.69%) MS Office
3 9 (0.69%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.15%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 5 (0.38%) Bond Adapt
2 4 (0.31%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.077%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 70 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (2.61%) SaaS
3 28 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
4 27 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (1.84%) GitHub
6 22 (1.69%) PaaS
7 17 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
8 14 (1.07%) Amazon S3
9 12 (0.92%) Heroku
10 11 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
11 9 (0.69%) Amazon SQS
11 9 (0.69%) Amazon EMR
12 6 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
13 5 (0.38%) Google App Engine
14 3 (0.23%) HP Helion
14 3 (0.23%) Route 53
15 2 (0.15%) IaaS
15 2 (0.15%) Google Compute Engine
15 2 (0.15%) Amazon Kinesis
16 1 (0.077%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 82 (6.28%) HTTP
2 48 (3.68%) Internet
3 26 (1.99%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.31%) DSL
4 4 (0.31%) Broadband
4 4 (0.31%) DNS
5 3 (0.23%) 4G
5 3 (0.23%) 3G
6 2 (0.15%) SSH
6 2 (0.15%) AMQP
6 2 (0.15%) IPsec
6 2 (0.15%) 3GPP
6 2 (0.15%) FTP
6 2 (0.15%) SMTP
6 2 (0.15%) IPv6
6 2 (0.15%) SNMP
7 1 (0.077%) SAN
7 1 (0.077%) Firewall
7 1 (0.077%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 334 (25.59%) Big Data
2 326 (24.98%) NoSQL
3 293 (22.45%) Hadoop
4 237 (18.16%) MongoDB
5 117 (8.97%) Apache Cassandra
6 85 (6.51%) Relational Database
7 82 (6.28%) MySQL
8 69 (5.29%) Apache Hive
9 53 (4.06%) HBase
10 48 (3.68%) RDBMS
11 45 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
12 44 (3.37%) Redis
13 43 (3.30%) Data Mining
14 42 (3.22%) SQL Server
15 41 (3.14%) Impala
15 41 (3.14%) Mahout
16 36 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
17 23 (1.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 20 (1.53%) Couchbase
19 18 (1.38%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 218 (16.70%) Git (software)
2 145 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 135 (10.34%) Maven
4 83 (6.36%) JUnit
5 60 (4.60%) Selenium
6 50 (3.83%) Ant
7 49 (3.75%) JIRA
7 49 (3.75%) Cucumber
8 40 (3.07%) Subversion
9 39 (2.99%) Mercurial
10 35 (2.68%) Hudson
11 30 (2.30%) Eclipse
11 30 (2.30%) Mockito
12 21 (1.61%) Spock
13 20 (1.53%) WebDriver
14 18 (1.38%) TestNG
15 17 (1.30%) RSpec
16 15 (1.15%) Talend Open Studio
17 14 (1.07%) TeamCity
18 11 (0.84%) SoapUI
General
1 244 (18.70%) Finance
2 78 (5.98%) Banking
3 64 (4.90%) Front Office
4 58 (4.44%) Games
5 53 (4.06%) Telecoms
6 50 (3.83%) Marketing
7 48 (3.68%) Retail
8 32 (2.45%) Financial Institution
9 28 (2.15%) Investment Banking
10 18 (1.38%) Advertising
11 14 (1.07%) Online Betting
12 12 (0.92%) Automotive
12 12 (0.92%) Legal
12 12 (0.92%) Publishing
13 9 (0.69%) Back Office
14 8 (0.61%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.46%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.23%) Electronics
16 3 (0.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 861 (65.98%) Developer
2 536 (41.07%) Java Developer
3 213 (16.32%) Senior Developer
4 149 (11.42%) Senior Java Developer
5 146 (11.19%) Scala Developer
6 91 (6.97%) Software Engineer
7 78 (5.98%) Software Developer
8 72 (5.52%) Data Scientist
9 65 (4.98%) Architect
10 36 (2.76%) C# Developer
11 32 (2.45%) Programmer
12 31 (2.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 26 (1.99%) C# .NET Developer
14 24 (1.84%) Lead Developer
15 23 (1.76%) Java Software Developer
16 21 (1.61%) Senior Software Engineer
16 21 (1.61%) Java Architect
17 20 (1.53%) Analyst
17 20 (1.53%) Middleware Developer
18 19 (1.46%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 353 (27.05%) Spring
2 266 (20.38%) HTML
3 244 (18.70%) Web Services
4 208 (15.94%) CSS
5 199 (15.25%) RESTful
6 186 (14.25%) Hibernate
7 158 (12.11%) XML
8 135 (10.34%) REST
9 130 (9.96%) JSON
10 126 (9.66%) J2EE
11 123 (9.43%) .NET
12 109 (8.35%) HTML5
13 105 (8.05%) Play Framework
14 95 (7.28%) Akka
15 93 (7.13%) jQuery
16 76 (5.82%) SOAP
17 57 (4.37%) AngularJS
18 54 (4.14%) Cascading
19 48 (3.68%) Java EE
20 46 (3.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 243 (18.62%) Open Source
2 225 (17.24%) Computer Science
3 122 (9.35%) Algorithms
4 74 (5.67%) Mathematics
4 74 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
5 55 (4.21%) Data Structures
6 43 (3.30%) Derivative
7 39 (2.99%) Mobile App
8 37 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
9 36 (2.76%) Grid Computing
10 29 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 28 (2.15%) Statistics
12 25 (1.92%) Data Integration
13 24 (1.84%) User Experience
14 23 (1.76%) Equities
15 21 (1.61%) Equity Derivative
15 21 (1.61%) Physics
16 20 (1.53%) Artificial Intelligence
16 20 (1.53%) Fixed Income
17 16 (1.23%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 302 (23.14%) Linux
2 164 (12.57%) UNIX
3 72 (5.52%) Apple iOS
4 61 (4.67%) Android
5 60 (4.60%) Windows
6 28 (2.15%) Mac OS X
7 18 (1.38%) CentOS
8 16 (1.23%) Debian
9 13 (1.00%) Ubuntu
10 10 (0.77%) Solaris
11 7 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.15%) Fedora
13 1 (0.077%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 664 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
2 472 (36.17%) TDD
3 256 (19.62%) Scrum
4 248 (19.00%) Continuous Integration
5 245 (18.77%) Software Engineering
6 215 (16.48%) OO
7 183 (14.02%) BDD
8 171 (13.10%) MVC
9 168 (12.87%) Functional Programming
10 165 (12.64%) E-Commerce
11 154 (11.80%) Multithreading
12 125 (9.58%) Pair Programming
13 122 (9.35%) MapReduce
14 112 (8.58%) Analytics
15 84 (6.44%) Mentoring
15 84 (6.44%) DevOps
16 73 (5.59%) Kanban
17 58 (4.44%) SOA
18 52 (3.98%) OOP
18 52 (3.98%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1154 (88.43%) Java
2 317 (24.29%) SQL
3 314 (24.06%) JavaScript
4 279 (21.38%) Python
5 210 (16.09%) Ruby
6 191 (14.64%) C#
7 169 (12.95%) C++
8 123 (9.43%) Groovy
9 119 (9.12%) Clojure
10 97 (7.43%) Haskell
11 96 (7.36%) F#
12 94 (7.20%) Erlang
13 78 (5.98%) Perl
14 70 (5.36%) PHP
15 66 (5.06%) Bash Shell
16 65 (4.98%) C
17 58 (4.44%) R
18 36 (2.76%) XQuery
19 31 (2.38%) Shell Script
20 29 (2.22%) Golang
Qualifications
1 228 (17.47%) Degree
2 59 (4.52%) PhD
3 22 (1.69%) VCP4
4 11 (0.84%) Sun Certification
5 7 (0.54%) ISEB
6 5 (0.38%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.23%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.077%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (4.44%) QA
2 6 (0.46%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (2.07%) HDFS
2 19 (1.46%) Docker
3 6 (0.46%) Xen
3 6 (0.46%) Platform Symphony
3 6 (0.46%) LXC
4 3 (0.23%) KVM
4 3 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.15%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 96 (7.36%) Puppet
2 83 (6.36%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (2.15%) Ansible
4 11 (0.84%) Capistrano
5 10 (0.77%) Hadoop YARN
5 10 (0.77%) Salt
6 7 (0.54%) yum
7 6 (0.46%) Oozie
7 6 (0.46%) logstash
8 5 (0.38%) Graphite
8 5 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.31%) Nagios
9 4 (0.31%) Vagrant
10 3 (0.23%) MOM
11 2 (0.15%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.077%) Mesos
12 1 (0.077%) Kibana
12 1 (0.077%) Graylog
Vendors
1 111 (8.51%) Oracle
2 48 (3.68%) Microsoft
3 45 (3.45%) Google
4 41 (3.14%) Teradata
5 23 (1.76%) Cloudera
6 22 (1.69%) Informatica
7 21 (1.61%) Ab Initio
8 20 (1.53%) Cognos
8 20 (1.53%) hybris
9 17 (1.30%) Twitter
10 16 (1.23%) Red Hat
11 15 (1.15%) Talend
12 14 (1.07%) Facebook
13 12 (0.92%) Endeca
13 12 (0.92%) FatWire
14 11 (0.84%) HP
15 10 (0.77%) Vertica
16 9 (0.69%) Tableau
16 9 (0.69%) RainStor
16 9 (0.69%) Sybase
London
Annapurna
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Stock
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Risk Management Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
techfolk Limited
Salary: relocation
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
techfolk Limited
Salary: relocation
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
techfolk Limited
Salary: relocation
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
techfolk Limited
Salary: relocation
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Risk Management Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
Product Madness
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum £55K - £80K Per Annum + Discretionar
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum £55K - £80K Per Annum + Discretionar
Posted: Yesterday
Alness, Ross-Shire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum £55K - £80K Per Annum + Discretionar
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum £55K - £80K Per Annum + Discretionar
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £57,000 per annum with benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday