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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 300 378 498
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +120
Permanent jobs citing Scala 1069 834 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.97% 0.71% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.87% 1.35% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 908 712 387
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%

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
57059 61627 57328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.56% 52.19% 52.79%
Number of salaries quoted 48676 52571 49507
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 July 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 3 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
England +66 1041 £62,500 +4.16% 168
London +48 814 £65,000 +4.00% 138
City of London +46 195 £70,000 +7.69% 51
South West +48 61 £55,000 +29.41% 6
Bristol +34 56 £55,000 -33.33% 5
South East +6 51 £50,000 -9.09% 10
Yorkshire +19 26 £51,500 +21.17% 2
Surrey +14 24 £50,000 -9.09% 3
East of England +21 23 £50,000 +11.11% 3
West Yorkshire +18 23 £49,500 +16.47% 2
North West +2 23 £65,000 -10.34% 1
West Midlands +5 22 £75,000 +46.34% 2
Manchester 0 17 £70,000 -3.44% 1
Brentford - 15 £72,500 - 1
Cambridge +32 14 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Cambridgeshire +11 14 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Staffordshire - 14 £70,000 -
Leeds +8 12 £65,000 +52.94% 2
Guildford +13 11 £50,000 -9.09% 2
North East - 11 £60,000 - 4
Tyne and Wear - 11 £60,000 - 4
Oxfordshire -2 10 £52,500 +81.03% 2
Woking +38 9 £50,000 -23.07%
Hertfordshire +10 9 £62,500 +38.88% 1
Oxford -8 8 £52,500 +81.03% 1
Berkshire -13 7 £27,500 -60.71% 3
Warwickshire -13 7 £75,000 +30.43% 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 7 £80,000 -
Newbury +2 6 £27,500 -50.00% 2
South Wales -3 6 £45,000 -14.28%

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 1633 (85.32%) Java
2 1014 (52.98%) Agile Software Development
3 652 (34.06%) TDD
4 608 (31.77%) JavaScript
5 502 (26.23%) Python
6 466 (24.35%) Spring
7 455 (23.77%) Software Engineering
8 451 (23.56%) SQL
9 437 (22.83%) Big Data
10 428 (22.36%) HTML
11 419 (21.89%) Linux
11 419 (21.89%) MongoDB
12 412 (21.53%) Git (software)
13 404 (21.11%) NoSQL
14 403 (21.06%) Hadoop
15 397 (20.74%) Scrum
16 350 (18.29%) Web Services
17 333 (17.40%) Finance
18 317 (16.56%) CSS
19 313 (16.35%) Amazon AWS
20 308 (16.09%) Continuous Integration
21 303 (15.83%) Open Source
22 298 (15.57%) Degree
23 289 (15.10%) BDD
24 288 (15.05%) C#
25 283 (14.79%) Apache Cassandra
26 276 (14.42%) Functional Programming
27 273 (14.26%) OO
27 273 (14.26%) Ruby
28 261 (13.64%) Node.js

Scala
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 261 (13.64%) Node.js
2 198 (10.34%) Apache Spark
3 167 (8.73%) Elasticsearch
4 129 (6.74%) Apache
5 116 (6.06%) Tomcat
6 104 (5.43%) Apache Solr
7 82 (4.28%) Apache Pig
8 67 (3.50%) OpenStack
9 51 (2.66%) SAS
10 45 (2.35%) Cloud Foundry
11 41 (2.14%) JBoss
12 38 (1.99%) CMS
13 34 (1.78%) nginx
14 25 (1.31%) Confluence
15 18 (0.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 18 (0.94%) Jetty
16 15 (0.78%) Oracle Coherence
16 15 (0.78%) IIS
17 10 (0.52%) MQSeries
18 8 (0.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (1.04%) Weka
2 18 (0.94%) Mathematica
3 16 (0.84%) SPSS
4 7 (0.37%) MS Office
5 4 (0.21%) MS Excel
6 2 (0.10%) CPLEX
7 1 (0.052%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.052%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.052%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 5 (0.26%) Bond Adapt
1 5 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.052%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 313 (16.35%) Amazon AWS
2 93 (4.86%) Google Cloud Platform
3 85 (4.44%) SaaS
4 48 (2.51%) PaaS
5 44 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
6 39 (2.04%) Google App Engine
7 32 (1.67%) IaaS
8 28 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
9 26 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
10 22 (1.15%) GitHub
11 20 (1.04%) HP Helion
12 17 (0.89%) Amazon EMR
12 17 (0.89%) Amazon S3
12 17 (0.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 15 (0.78%) Sumo Logic
14 13 (0.68%) Heroku
15 10 (0.52%) Google Analytics
15 10 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
15 10 (0.52%) OpenShift
15 10 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 163 (8.52%) HTTP
2 89 (4.65%) Internet
3 40 (2.09%) TCP/IP
4 19 (0.99%) DNS
5 15 (0.78%) LDAP
6 14 (0.73%) AMQP
7 12 (0.63%) Broadband
8 7 (0.37%) DSL
8 7 (0.37%) Firewall
9 5 (0.26%) Extranet
9 5 (0.26%) Intranet
10 4 (0.21%) Skype
11 2 (0.10%) SSH
11 2 (0.10%) Network Security
11 2 (0.10%) FTP
11 2 (0.10%) VPN
11 2 (0.10%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.10%) SSL
11 2 (0.10%) SAN
12 1 (0.052%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 437 (22.83%) Big Data
2 419 (21.89%) MongoDB
3 404 (21.11%) NoSQL
4 403 (21.06%) Hadoop
5 283 (14.79%) Apache Cassandra
6 218 (11.39%) Relational Database
7 199 (10.40%) MySQL
8 141 (7.37%) Redis
9 128 (6.69%) Apache Hive
10 113 (5.90%) RDBMS
11 104 (5.43%) HBase
12 101 (5.28%) PostgreSQL
13 73 (3.81%) SQL Server
14 54 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
15 39 (2.04%) Data Mining
15 39 (2.04%) Couchbase
16 35 (1.83%) Mahout
17 34 (1.78%) Riak
18 33 (1.72%) Impala
19 31 (1.62%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 412 (21.53%) Git (software)
2 243 (12.70%) Jenkins
3 230 (12.02%) Maven
4 155 (8.10%) JUnit
5 96 (5.02%) Subversion
6 83 (4.34%) JIRA
7 78 (4.08%) Ant
8 77 (4.02%) Selenium
9 72 (3.76%) Hudson
10 71 (3.71%) Cucumber
11 62 (3.24%) Mockito
11 62 (3.24%) Mercurial
12 60 (3.13%) Gradle
13 48 (2.51%) Artifactory
14 43 (2.25%) WebDriver
15 40 (2.09%) TestNG
16 33 (1.72%) Eclipse
17 27 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 27 (1.41%) JBehave
18 23 (1.20%) Grunt
General
1 333 (17.40%) Finance
2 134 (7.00%) Banking
3 103 (5.38%) Front Office
4 94 (4.91%) Retail
5 87 (4.55%) Games
6 66 (3.45%) Telecoms
7 63 (3.29%) Marketing
8 49 (2.56%) Investment Banking
9 35 (1.83%) Advertising
10 29 (1.52%) Financial Institution
11 19 (0.99%) Law
12 16 (0.84%) Legal
13 13 (0.68%) Automotive
13 13 (0.68%) Online Betting
14 12 (0.63%) Manufacturing
15 10 (0.52%) Back Office
16 5 (0.26%) Electronics
17 3 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.16%) Publishing
17 3 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1297 (67.76%) Developer
2 745 (38.92%) Java Developer
3 350 (18.29%) Senior Developer
4 256 (13.38%) Scala Developer
5 233 (12.17%) Senior Java Developer
6 184 (9.61%) Software Engineer
7 104 (5.43%) Architect
8 74 (3.87%) Software Developer
9 64 (3.34%) Data Scientist
10 57 (2.98%) Senior Software Engineer
11 51 (2.66%) Lead Developer
12 43 (2.25%) C# Developer
13 39 (2.04%) Technical Leader
14 37 (1.93%) JavaScript Developer
14 37 (1.93%) Java Architect
15 34 (1.78%) Big Data Developer
16 31 (1.62%) C# .NET Developer
16 31 (1.62%) AWS Developer
16 31 (1.62%) Full Stack Developer
17 29 (1.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 466 (24.35%) Spring
2 428 (22.36%) HTML
3 350 (18.29%) Web Services
4 317 (16.56%) CSS
5 255 (13.32%) Hibernate
6 248 (12.96%) REST
7 235 (12.28%) RESTful
8 222 (11.60%) HTML5
9 213 (11.13%) AngularJS
10 202 (10.55%) J2EE
11 200 (10.45%) jQuery
12 188 (9.82%) Akka
12 188 (9.82%) XML
13 181 (9.46%) JSON
14 173 (9.04%) .NET
15 157 (8.20%) Play Framework
16 99 (5.17%) Spring MVC
17 95 (4.96%) Grails
18 87 (4.55%) SOAP
19 86 (4.49%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 239 (12.49%) Computer Science
2 157 (8.20%) Algorithms
3 125 (6.53%) Mathematics
4 117 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
5 97 (5.07%) Derivative
6 95 (4.96%) Data Structures
7 55 (2.87%) Equities
8 51 (2.66%) Visualisation
9 49 (2.56%) Fixed Income
10 46 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
11 41 (2.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 40 (2.09%) Statistics
12 40 (2.09%) Mobile App
13 38 (1.99%) Equity Derivative
14 33 (1.72%) Physics
15 26 (1.36%) Public Cloud
16 24 (1.25%) Digital Media
16 24 (1.25%) Hedge funds
17 23 (1.20%) User Experience
18 22 (1.15%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 419 (21.89%) Linux
2 227 (11.86%) UNIX
3 93 (4.86%) Windows
4 87 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 68 (3.55%) Android
6 40 (2.09%) Mac OS X
7 24 (1.25%) CoreOS
8 12 (0.63%) CentOS
9 9 (0.47%) Debian
9 9 (0.47%) Ubuntu
10 7 (0.37%) Solaris
11 3 (0.16%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.16%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.10%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.052%) AIX
13 1 (0.052%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1014 (52.98%) Agile Software Development
2 652 (34.06%) TDD
3 455 (23.77%) Software Engineering
4 397 (20.74%) Scrum
5 308 (16.09%) Continuous Integration
6 303 (15.83%) Open Source
7 289 (15.10%) BDD
8 276 (14.42%) Functional Programming
9 273 (14.26%) OO
10 248 (12.96%) E-Commerce
11 225 (11.76%) MVC
12 224 (11.70%) Analytics
13 182 (9.51%) DevOps
13 182 (9.51%) Multithreading
14 168 (8.78%) Pair Programming
15 152 (7.94%) Continuous Delivery
16 142 (7.42%) Mentoring
17 114 (5.96%) SDLC
18 112 (5.85%) Kanban
19 108 (5.64%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 1633 (85.32%) Java
2 608 (31.77%) JavaScript
3 502 (26.23%) Python
4 451 (23.56%) SQL
5 288 (15.05%) C#
6 273 (14.26%) Ruby
7 248 (12.96%) C++
8 242 (12.64%) Clojure
9 197 (10.29%) Groovy
10 122 (6.37%) Haskell
11 121 (6.32%) Perl
12 118 (6.17%) Go
13 116 (6.06%) Erlang
14 109 (5.69%) R
15 101 (5.28%) F#
15 101 (5.28%) PHP
16 94 (4.91%) Bash Shell
17 86 (4.49%) C
18 36 (1.88%) OCaml
19 33 (1.72%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 298 (15.57%) Degree
2 53 (2.77%) PhD
3 14 (0.73%) ISEB
4 12 (0.63%) OCP
4 12 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
5 9 (0.47%) Security Cleared
6 7 (0.37%) Sun Certification
7 4 (0.21%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.16%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.052%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (2.72%) QA
2 11 (0.57%) COBIT
3 8 (0.42%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.26%) EMIR
4 5 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.21%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.052%) SLA
System Software
1 122 (6.37%) Docker
2 58 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (2.61%) HDFS
4 34 (1.78%) LXC
5 33 (1.72%) Xen
6 19 (0.99%) KVM
7 17 (0.89%) VirtualBox
8 15 (0.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 9 (0.47%) Platform Symphony
10 8 (0.42%) Apache Flume
11 6 (0.31%) Varnish
11 6 (0.31%) iptables
12 2 (0.10%) Squid
12 2 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 143 (7.47%) Puppet
2 130 (6.79%) Opscode Chef
3 63 (3.29%) Ansible
4 31 (1.62%) Salt
4 31 (1.62%) Vagrant
5 27 (1.41%) Nagios
6 25 (1.31%) Kubernetes
7 22 (1.15%) ZABBIX
8 16 (0.84%) Oozie
9 15 (0.78%) Mesos
10 10 (0.52%) Capistrano
11 9 (0.47%) MOM
11 9 (0.47%) Apache Shiro
12 8 (0.42%) Hadoop YARN
12 8 (0.42%) logstash
13 6 (0.31%) StatsD
13 6 (0.31%) CFEngine
13 6 (0.31%) Graphite
14 4 (0.21%) Pingdom
15 2 (0.10%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 241 (12.59%) Oracle
2 134 (7.00%) Google
3 62 (3.24%) VMware
4 56 (2.93%) Microsoft
5 40 (2.09%) hybris
6 38 (1.99%) Rackspace
7 35 (1.83%) Teradata
8 32 (1.67%) Cloudera
9 26 (1.36%) Twitter
9 26 (1.36%) SaltStack
10 24 (1.25%) Sybase
11 23 (1.20%) Informatica
12 22 (1.15%) IBM
12 22 (1.15%) Talend
12 22 (1.15%) Splunk
13 21 (1.10%) New Relic
13 21 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
13 21 (1.10%) HP
13 21 (1.10%) Ab Initio
14 20 (1.04%) Netezza
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 8 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Agile Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Health Insurance, Death-in-
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
BSkyB
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 Per Annum Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bond Mckenzie
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum PLUS BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ASG International
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Phaidon International (UK) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago