The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 400 479 490
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +11
Permanent jobs citing Scala 723 463 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.62% 0.43% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.19% 0.81% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 630 391 402
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.50% +25.00%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
60539 57184 63351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.71% 52.58% 53.68%
Number of salaries quoted 51388 49065 55722
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,500 £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 July 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 28 July 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
(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 +81 673 £60,000 - 100
London +42 554 £60,000 -4.00% 74
City of London +27 143 £62,500 -3.84% 21
South East +10 51 £55,000 - 3
Scotland -1 21 £47,250 -14.09% 4
Surrey - 21 £55,000 - 1
East of England +3 19 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Glasgow -12 17 £47,500 -13.63% 4
Berkshire +5 15 £65,000 +13.04% 1
West Midlands 0 14 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Oxfordshire -5 14 £29,000 -27.50%
Oxford +3 13 £29,000 -27.50%
Guildford - 12 £55,000 - 1
North West +12 11 £67,500 +76.47% 5
Manchester -3 11 £67,500 +76.47% 4
South West -5 11 £40,000 - 3
Dorset - 11 £40,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 10 £50,000 - 1
Wales - 10 £45,500 -
Hertfordshire -4 9 £45,000 -34.54% 2
South Wales - 9 £45,500 -
Cardiff - 9 £45,500 -
Poole - 8 £40,000 - 1
Staffordshire -3 7 £55,000 -31.25% 2
West Yorkshire -38 7 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Yorkshire -42 7 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Leeds -42 7 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Newbury - 7 £55,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent +3 5 £57,500 -28.12% 2
Slough - 5 £70,000 -

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1478 (89.85%) Java
2 519 (31.55%) TDD
3 511 (31.06%) JavaScript
4 469 (28.51%) Computer Science
5 456 (27.72%) Python
6 439 (26.69%) Spring
7 430 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
8 419 (25.47%) HTML
9 416 (25.29%) OO
10 409 (24.86%) Software Engineering
11 402 (24.44%) Big Data
12 378 (22.98%) C#
13 356 (21.64%) Degree
14 354 (21.52%) MongoDB
15 335 (20.36%) Linux
16 333 (20.24%) Hadoop
17 313 (19.03%) NoSQL
18 284 (17.26%) Continuous Integration
19 283 (17.20%) Open Source
20 281 (17.08%) Scrum
21 272 (16.53%) Finance
22 254 (15.44%) CSS
22 254 (15.44%) Ruby
23 251 (15.26%) XML
24 239 (14.53%) Multithreading
25 238 (14.47%) C++
26 225 (13.68%) SQL
27 224 (13.62%) Clojure
28 222 (13.50%) MVC
29 219 (13.31%) J2EE

Scala
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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
1 129 (7.84%) Tomcat
2 122 (7.42%) Node.js
3 73 (4.44%) Apache
4 56 (3.40%) CMS
5 55 (3.34%) Elasticsearch
6 54 (3.28%) Alfresco
7 48 (2.92%) Apache Solr
8 45 (2.74%) Confluence
9 34 (2.07%) Apache Pig
10 33 (2.01%) Liferay
11 25 (1.52%) Adobe CQ
11 25 (1.52%) Mule
12 22 (1.34%) GlassFish
13 18 (1.09%) Oracle Coherence
13 18 (1.09%) LiveCycle
13 18 (1.09%) WebSphere
13 18 (1.09%) FileNet
14 14 (0.85%) Jetty
15 11 (0.67%) Escenic
16 9 (0.55%) nginx
Applications
1 51 (3.10%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.30%) Weka
Business Applications
1 5 (0.30%) Magento
2 4 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 77 (4.68%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (4.13%) GitHub
3 27 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
6 14 (0.85%) SaaS
7 7 (0.43%) Amazon EMR
7 7 (0.43%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.24%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.24%) Heroku
10 3 (0.18%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
11 2 (0.12%) PaaS
11 2 (0.12%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.061%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.061%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 134 (8.15%) HTTP
2 49 (2.98%) Internet
3 15 (0.91%) SSL
4 12 (0.73%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.30%) X.509
5 5 (0.30%) STUN
5 5 (0.30%) AMQP
6 3 (0.18%) Firewall
6 3 (0.18%) SSH
6 3 (0.18%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.12%) NGN
7 2 (0.12%) Intranet
8 1 (0.061%) IPv4
8 1 (0.061%) DNS
8 1 (0.061%) DHCP
8 1 (0.061%) 3G
8 1 (0.061%) DSL
8 1 (0.061%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.061%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.061%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 402 (24.44%) Big Data
2 354 (21.52%) MongoDB
3 333 (20.24%) Hadoop
4 313 (19.03%) NoSQL
5 168 (10.21%) MySQL
6 153 (9.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 127 (7.72%) Relational Database
8 91 (5.53%) Redis
9 80 (4.86%) SQL Server
10 75 (4.56%) Mahout
11 71 (4.32%) Apache Hive
12 52 (3.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 45 (2.74%) RDBMS
14 44 (2.67%) Data Mining
15 36 (2.19%) HBase
16 24 (1.46%) CouchDB
17 22 (1.34%) BigTable
18 20 (1.22%) Cognos Impromptu
18 20 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
19 16 (0.97%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 213 (12.95%) Git (software)
2 186 (11.31%) Jenkins
3 145 (8.81%) Maven
4 124 (7.54%) JUnit
5 120 (7.29%) Subversion
6 109 (6.63%) JIRA
7 81 (4.92%) Ant
8 73 (4.44%) Eclipse
9 50 (3.04%) Cucumber
10 44 (2.67%) Selenium
11 43 (2.61%) Mercurial
12 41 (2.49%) Hudson
13 35 (2.13%) Gradle
14 29 (1.76%) IntelliJ
15 24 (1.46%) Mockito
16 22 (1.34%) WebDriver
17 16 (0.97%) TestNG
17 16 (0.97%) Bugzilla
18 11 (0.67%) NUnit
19 9 (0.55%) jMock
General
1 272 (16.53%) Finance
2 215 (13.07%) Games
3 104 (6.32%) Banking
4 87 (5.29%) Front Office
5 77 (4.68%) Advertising
6 75 (4.56%) Telecoms
7 53 (3.22%) Retail
8 45 (2.74%) Publishing
9 43 (2.61%) Marketing
10 36 (2.19%) Investment Banking
11 31 (1.88%) Financial Institution
12 15 (0.91%) Law
13 9 (0.55%) Legal
14 8 (0.49%) Back Office
15 4 (0.24%) Billing
16 2 (0.12%) Online Betting
16 2 (0.12%) International Banking
17 1 (0.061%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1125 (68.39%) Developer
2 598 (36.35%) Java Developer
3 189 (11.49%) Senior Developer
4 168 (10.21%) Scala Developer
5 161 (9.79%) Software Developer
6 157 (9.54%) Software Engineer
7 132 (8.02%) Senior Java Developer
8 99 (6.02%) Programmer
9 67 (4.07%) Data Scientist
10 55 (3.34%) Web Developer
11 54 (3.28%) Java Programmer
12 49 (2.98%) Java Software Developer
12 49 (2.98%) Graduate
12 49 (2.98%) Architect
13 48 (2.92%) C# Developer
14 46 (2.80%) JavaScript Developer
15 45 (2.74%) Statistician
16 42 (2.55%) Research Engineer
17 41 (2.49%) Java/J2EE Developer
18 39 (2.37%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 439 (26.69%) Spring
2 419 (25.47%) HTML
3 254 (15.44%) CSS
4 251 (15.26%) XML
5 219 (13.31%) J2EE
6 217 (13.19%) Hibernate
7 194 (11.79%) Web Services
8 191 (11.61%) jQuery
9 190 (11.55%) HTML5
9 190 (11.55%) REST
10 180 (10.94%) RESTful
11 171 (10.40%) MapReduce
12 151 (9.18%) JSON
13 119 (7.23%) Play Framework
14 112 (6.81%) AngularJS
15 97 (5.90%) SOAP
16 93 (5.65%) .NET
17 87 (5.29%) CSS3
18 84 (5.11%) Spring MVC
19 74 (4.50%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 469 (28.51%) Computer Science
2 283 (17.20%) Open Source
3 155 (9.42%) Mathematics
4 92 (5.59%) Artificial Intelligence
5 91 (5.53%) Physics
6 54 (3.28%) Mobile App
7 49 (2.98%) Derivative
8 45 (2.74%) Online Games
9 44 (2.67%) Social Network
10 43 (2.61%) Hedge funds
11 35 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
12 34 (2.07%) Equity Derivative
13 31 (1.88%) Digital Media
14 30 (1.82%) Credit Risk
14 30 (1.82%) BBC
15 29 (1.76%) Visualisation
15 29 (1.76%) Blog
16 27 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 23 (1.40%) Social Media
17 23 (1.40%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 335 (20.36%) Linux
2 167 (10.15%) UNIX
3 122 (7.42%) Android
4 103 (6.26%) Apple iOS
5 53 (3.22%) Windows
6 38 (2.31%) Ubuntu
7 36 (2.19%) Solaris
8 30 (1.82%) CentOS
8 30 (1.82%) Debian
9 19 (1.16%) Mac OS X
10 10 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.24%) Fedora
12 3 (0.18%) zOS
12 3 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.12%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.061%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 519 (31.55%) TDD
2 430 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
3 416 (25.29%) OO
4 409 (24.86%) Software Engineering
5 284 (17.26%) Continuous Integration
6 281 (17.08%) Scrum
7 239 (14.53%) Multithreading
8 222 (13.50%) MVC
9 165 (10.03%) E-Commerce
10 151 (9.18%) DevOps
11 146 (8.88%) BDD
12 135 (8.21%) Pair Programming
13 123 (7.48%) SOA
14 118 (7.17%) Analytics
15 113 (6.87%) OOP
16 102 (6.20%) Unit Testing
17 80 (4.86%) Kanban
18 77 (4.68%) Web Development
19 70 (4.26%) Extreme Programming
20 64 (3.89%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 1478 (89.85%) Java
2 511 (31.06%) JavaScript
3 456 (27.72%) Python
4 378 (22.98%) C#
5 254 (15.44%) Ruby
6 238 (14.47%) C++
7 225 (13.68%) SQL
8 224 (13.62%) Clojure
9 170 (10.33%) Groovy
10 149 (9.06%) F#
11 143 (8.69%) Erlang
12 104 (6.32%) Perl
13 103 (6.26%) PHP
14 100 (6.08%) Haskell
15 96 (5.84%) R
16 79 (4.80%) C
17 67 (4.07%) MATLAB
18 55 (3.34%) Bash Shell
19 50 (3.04%) Shell Script
20 34 (2.07%) Golang
Qualifications
1 356 (21.64%) Degree
2 131 (7.96%) PhD
3 10 (0.61%) Security Cleared
4 9 (0.55%) Sun Certification
5 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.061%) OCPJWCD
6 1 (0.061%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.061%) MBCS
6 1 (0.061%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (3.40%) QA
2 10 (0.61%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.43%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.061%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (0.43%) Docker
2 2 (0.12%) zsh
2 2 (0.12%) HDFS
2 2 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.061%) Platform Symphony
3 1 (0.061%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 126 (7.66%) Opscode Chef
2 111 (6.75%) Puppet
3 26 (1.58%) logstash
4 21 (1.28%) YUM
5 8 (0.49%) Capistrano
6 7 (0.43%) Ansible
7 6 (0.36%) Vagrant
8 5 (0.30%) Nagios
9 3 (0.18%) MOM
9 3 (0.18%) Ganglia
9 3 (0.18%) collectd
10 1 (0.061%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.061%) Salt
10 1 (0.061%) Kibana
10 1 (0.061%) Graylog2
10 1 (0.061%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.061%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 117 (7.11%) Oracle
2 98 (5.96%) Microsoft
3 52 (3.16%) Google
4 49 (2.98%) Adobe
5 43 (2.61%) Twitter
6 29 (1.76%) IBM
6 29 (1.76%) GigaSpaces
7 28 (1.70%) Panasonic
7 28 (1.70%) Facebook
8 23 (1.40%) hybris
9 21 (1.28%) JBoss
10 18 (1.09%) Endeca
10 18 (1.09%) FatWire
11 17 (1.03%) Atlassian
12 15 (0.91%) Cloudera
13 14 (0.85%) Sybase
14 10 (0.61%) TIBCO
14 10 (0.61%) Red Hat
15 7 (0.43%) Sitecore
15 7 (0.43%) EPiServer
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum depending on experience, potential f
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Stock options
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
TRG
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
TRG
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
ThoughtWorks
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ThoughtWorks
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Shares, Large Bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oxford Knight
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Bens + Bonus + FE Car
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Optimum IT
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago