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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 400 364 501
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +137
Permanent jobs citing Scala 642 719 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.62% 0.69% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.22% 1.29% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 571 600 357
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.27% +7.50%

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
52542 55670 60607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.46% 53.39% 54.88%
Number of salaries quoted 45112 46796 53255
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -21 609 £60,000 +4.34% 114
London -29 494 £62,500 +4.16% 93
City of London +31 123 £60,000 -4.00% 29
South East -20 45 £42,500 -15.00% 5
East Midlands - 16 £62,500 -
Oxfordshire +6 12 £30,000 - 2
North West 0 12 £58,750 +2.17% 4
East Sussex - 12 £50,000 - 2
Oxford +2 11 £30,000 -1.63% 2
South West -40 11 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Wales - 10 £61,500 - 1
Northamptonshire - 10 £65,000 -
East of England -6 9 £40,000 +5.96% 5
Northampton - 9 £65,000 -
Manchester -1 8 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Bristol +5 7 £45,000 +8.43% 3
Cardiff - 7 £61,500 - 1
South Wales - 7 £61,500 - 1
Cambridge -2 6 £50,000 +33.33%
Cambridgeshire -4 6 £50,000 +33.33%
Berkshire -28 6 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Hampshire -28 6 £30,000 -40.00%
Nottinghamshire - 6 £24,969 -
West Midlands -7 5 £60,000 +23.07% 2
Tyne and Wear - 5 £47,218 -
Staffordshire - 5 £60,000 - 2
North East - 5 £47,218 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £47,218 -
Brighton - 4 £36,000 - 2
Kent - 4 £50,000 -

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 1062 (87.55%) Java
2 598 (49.30%) Agile Software Development
3 409 (33.72%) TDD
4 306 (25.23%) Linux
5 304 (25.06%) Spring
6 302 (24.90%) Big Data
7 290 (23.91%) Python
8 286 (23.58%) NoSQL
9 283 (23.33%) SQL
10 282 (23.25%) JavaScript
11 268 (22.09%) Software Engineering
11 268 (22.09%) Hadoop
12 248 (20.45%) OO
13 243 (20.03%) Open Source
14 242 (19.95%) Scrum
15 241 (19.87%) Finance
16 231 (19.04%) HTML
17 221 (18.22%) Continuous Integration
18 214 (17.64%) Computer Science
19 207 (17.07%) MongoDB
20 203 (16.74%) Ruby
20 203 (16.74%) C#
20 203 (16.74%) Web Services
21 196 (16.16%) Degree
22 193 (15.91%) CSS
23 186 (15.33%) Git (software)
24 181 (14.92%) C++
25 172 (14.18%) UNIX
26 166 (13.69%) RESTful
27 163 (13.44%) XML

Scala
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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
1 104 (8.57%) Node.js
2 97 (8.00%) Tomcat
3 65 (5.36%) Apache
4 54 (4.45%) Apache Spark
5 43 (3.54%) Elasticsearch
6 40 (3.30%) Apache Pig
7 34 (2.80%) SAS
8 31 (2.56%) CMS
8 31 (2.56%) Apache Solr
9 21 (1.73%) nginx
10 19 (1.57%) Mule
11 16 (1.32%) Confluence
12 14 (1.15%) JBoss
13 13 (1.07%) Oracle Coherence
13 13 (1.07%) OpenStack
14 10 (0.82%) WebLogic
15 9 (0.74%) Jetty
16 8 (0.66%) GlassFish
16 8 (0.66%) WebSphere
16 8 (0.66%) Liferay
Applications
1 20 (1.65%) Weka
2 15 (1.24%) MS Excel
3 7 (0.58%) SPSS
4 6 (0.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.41%) Bond Adapt
2 1 (0.082%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 50 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (2.06%) GitHub
4 24 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (1.81%) SaaS
6 16 (1.32%) Heroku
6 16 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (1.32%) Amazon S3
7 10 (0.82%) PaaS
8 8 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.16%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.082%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.082%) IaaS
11 1 (0.082%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.082%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.082%) Trello
11 1 (0.082%) Route 53
11 1 (0.082%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 81 (6.68%) HTTP
2 36 (2.97%) Internet
3 31 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.66%) AMQP
5 7 (0.58%) 4G
5 7 (0.58%) 3G
6 5 (0.41%) DSL
6 5 (0.41%) DNS
7 4 (0.33%) SSH
7 4 (0.33%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.16%) IPv6
8 2 (0.16%) SNMP
8 2 (0.16%) 3GPP
8 2 (0.16%) SMTP
8 2 (0.16%) FTP
8 2 (0.16%) IPsec
9 1 (0.082%) SAN
9 1 (0.082%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.082%) Multicast
9 1 (0.082%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 302 (24.90%) Big Data
2 286 (23.58%) NoSQL
3 268 (22.09%) Hadoop
4 207 (17.07%) MongoDB
5 98 (8.08%) Apache Cassandra
6 85 (7.01%) MySQL
7 63 (5.19%) Apache Hive
8 51 (4.20%) HBase
9 50 (4.12%) Relational Database
10 49 (4.04%) SQL Server
11 43 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
12 41 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
13 38 (3.13%) Data Mining
13 38 (3.13%) Impala
14 33 (2.72%) Redis
15 29 (2.39%) RDBMS
16 26 (2.14%) Mahout
17 18 (1.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 14 (1.15%) CouchDB
18 14 (1.15%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 186 (15.33%) Git (software)
2 124 (10.22%) Maven
3 120 (9.89%) Jenkins
4 78 (6.43%) JUnit
5 56 (4.62%) Selenium
6 53 (4.37%) Ant
7 45 (3.71%) Subversion
8 41 (3.38%) JIRA
9 38 (3.13%) Mercurial
9 38 (3.13%) Cucumber
10 31 (2.56%) Eclipse
11 28 (2.31%) Hudson
12 23 (1.90%) Mockito
13 17 (1.40%) RSpec
13 17 (1.40%) WebDriver
14 14 (1.15%) TeamCity
14 14 (1.15%) Spock
15 13 (1.07%) Visual Studio
16 12 (0.99%) Talend Open Studio
16 12 (0.99%) TestNG
General
1 241 (19.87%) Finance
2 81 (6.68%) Banking
3 59 (4.86%) Front Office
4 54 (4.45%) Telecoms
5 51 (4.20%) Games
6 43 (3.54%) Marketing
7 38 (3.13%) Retail
8 33 (2.72%) Financial Institution
9 27 (2.23%) Investment Banking
10 25 (2.06%) Publishing
11 17 (1.40%) Advertising
12 11 (0.91%) Legal
13 10 (0.82%) Back Office
13 10 (0.82%) Online Betting
14 6 (0.49%) Automotive
14 6 (0.49%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.33%) German Language
15 4 (0.33%) Italian Language
15 4 (0.33%) Turkish Language
16 3 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 767 (63.23%) Developer
2 464 (38.25%) Java Developer
3 148 (12.20%) Senior Developer
4 131 (10.80%) Scala Developer
5 111 (9.15%) Software Engineer
6 100 (8.24%) Senior Java Developer
7 80 (6.60%) Software Developer
8 65 (5.36%) Architect
9 56 (4.62%) Data Scientist
10 40 (3.30%) Programmer
11 36 (2.97%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 28 (2.31%) Senior Software Engineer
13 27 (2.23%) Lead Developer
14 26 (2.14%) C# Developer
15 24 (1.98%) Web Developer
16 23 (1.90%) Analyst
17 21 (1.73%) Java Programmer
18 20 (1.65%) Java Software Developer
19 19 (1.57%) Java Architect
20 18 (1.48%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (25.06%) Spring
2 231 (19.04%) HTML
3 203 (16.74%) Web Services
4 193 (15.91%) CSS
5 166 (13.69%) RESTful
6 163 (13.44%) XML
7 159 (13.11%) Hibernate
8 132 (10.88%) REST
9 124 (10.22%) JSON
10 110 (9.07%) J2EE
10 110 (9.07%) Play Framework
11 103 (8.49%) .NET
12 98 (8.08%) Akka
13 92 (7.58%) HTML5
14 81 (6.68%) jQuery
15 67 (5.52%) SOAP
16 48 (3.96%) Cascading
17 47 (3.87%) Spring MVC
18 45 (3.71%) AngularJS
19 41 (3.38%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 243 (20.03%) Open Source
2 214 (17.64%) Computer Science
3 144 (11.87%) Algorithms
4 71 (5.85%) Data Structures
5 62 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
6 61 (5.03%) Mathematics
7 45 (3.71%) Mobile App
8 39 (3.22%) Grid Computing
9 35 (2.89%) Derivative
10 25 (2.06%) User Experience
11 24 (1.98%) Data Integration
12 23 (1.90%) Physics
12 23 (1.90%) Artificial Intelligence
13 22 (1.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 22 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
14 20 (1.65%) Statistics
14 20 (1.65%) Blog
15 19 (1.57%) Fixed Income
16 17 (1.40%) Equity Derivative
17 15 (1.24%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 306 (25.23%) Linux
2 172 (14.18%) UNIX
3 64 (5.28%) Windows
4 60 (4.95%) Apple iOS
5 57 (4.70%) Android
6 19 (1.57%) Mac OS X
7 15 (1.24%) CentOS
8 13 (1.07%) Debian
9 12 (0.99%) Solaris
9 12 (0.99%) Ubuntu
10 7 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.16%) Fedora
12 1 (0.082%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.082%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.082%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.082%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.082%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 598 (49.30%) Agile Software Development
2 409 (33.72%) TDD
3 268 (22.09%) Software Engineering
4 248 (20.45%) OO
5 242 (19.95%) Scrum
6 221 (18.22%) Continuous Integration
7 151 (12.45%) MVC
8 150 (12.37%) Functional Programming
9 146 (12.04%) Multithreading
10 138 (11.38%) BDD
11 119 (9.81%) E-Commerce
12 103 (8.49%) MapReduce
13 100 (8.24%) Analytics
14 95 (7.83%) Pair Programming
15 75 (6.18%) Mentoring
16 62 (5.11%) Kanban
17 60 (4.95%) OOP
18 55 (4.53%) DevOps
19 51 (4.20%) Low Latency
19 51 (4.20%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1062 (87.55%) Java
2 290 (23.91%) Python
3 283 (23.33%) SQL
4 282 (23.25%) JavaScript
5 203 (16.74%) C#
5 203 (16.74%) Ruby
6 181 (14.92%) C++
7 104 (8.57%) Clojure
8 103 (8.49%) Groovy
9 100 (8.24%) F#
10 86 (7.09%) Erlang
11 80 (6.60%) PHP
11 80 (6.60%) Bash Shell
12 76 (6.27%) Perl
12 76 (6.27%) Haskell
13 64 (5.28%) C
14 44 (3.63%) R
15 35 (2.89%) XQuery
16 34 (2.80%) Shell Script
17 31 (2.56%) Golang
Qualifications
1 196 (16.16%) Degree
2 54 (4.45%) PhD
3 11 (0.91%) Sun Certification
4 4 (0.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.25%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.16%) ISEB
7 1 (0.082%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (4.62%) QA
2 4 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (1.98%) HDFS
2 7 (0.58%) Docker
3 6 (0.49%) Platform Symphony
4 5 (0.41%) VirtualBox
5 4 (0.33%) Xen
5 4 (0.33%) LXC
6 2 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.16%) Varnish
6 2 (0.16%) GridGain
7 1 (0.082%) zsh
Systems Management
1 82 (6.76%) Puppet
2 69 (5.69%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (2.06%) Ansible
4 12 (0.99%) yum
5 11 (0.91%) Capistrano
6 10 (0.82%) Hadoop YARN
7 9 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
8 8 (0.66%) Salt
9 6 (0.49%) Vagrant
9 6 (0.49%) Oozie
10 5 (0.41%) Nagios
11 2 (0.16%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.16%) logstash
12 1 (0.082%) Kibana
12 1 (0.082%) Graylog2
12 1 (0.082%) Mesos
12 1 (0.082%) Graphite
Vendors
1 97 (8.00%) Oracle
2 53 (4.37%) Microsoft
3 39 (3.22%) Teradata
4 36 (2.97%) Google
5 22 (1.81%) Informatica
5 22 (1.81%) Cloudera
6 19 (1.57%) Red Hat
6 19 (1.57%) Ab Initio
7 18 (1.48%) Cognos
8 15 (1.24%) Twitter
9 12 (0.99%) HP
9 12 (0.99%) Talend
10 10 (0.82%) hybris
11 9 (0.74%) RainStor
12 8 (0.66%) Sybase
13 7 (0.58%) DataSynapse
14 6 (0.49%) FatWire
14 6 (0.49%) Endeca
14 6 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
14 6 (0.49%) TIBCO
London
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 26 minutes ago
London
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 29 minutes ago
London
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent plus package
Posted: 35 minutes ago
London
Zetman
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + + Stock
Posted: 1 hour ago
UK
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £60K - £100K Per Annum + Discretionary relocation assistance
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Annapurna
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Stock
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £32000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday