The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 216 300 430
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +130
Permanent jobs citing Scala 1496 1152 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.53% 1.04% 0.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.89% 2.03% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1279 981 640
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £52,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +13.51%

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
51828 56642 59768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.87% 51.36% 51.85%
Number of salaries quoted 44863 48209 50794
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Scala as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 July 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +84 1444 £65,000 +4.00% 221
London +57 1057 £67,500 +3.84% 160
City of London +20 167 £65,000 -7.14% 28
South East +67 91 £54,000 +8.00% 17
South West +28 80 £50,000 -9.09% 7
West Midlands +29 60 £60,000 -20.00% 4
North West +52 47 £47,500 -13.63% 5
Yorkshire +43 45 £60,000 +11.11% 13
West Yorkshire +25 39 £60,000 +16.50% 9
Leeds +45 38 £60,000 -7.69% 9
Manchester +21 37 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Scotland +38 35 £50,000 -25.92% 7
East of England +38 30 £55,000 +10.00% 11
Surrey +29 30 £70,000 +40.00% 3
Oxfordshire -4 29 £65,000 +23.80% 9
Bristol -20 29 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Warwickshire +24 28 £60,000 -25.00%
East Midlands +27 26 £58,250 -15.27% 2
Glasgow +11 25 £50,000 -25.92% 3
Warwick -5 25 £60,000 -25.00%
Gloucestershire - 24 £52,500 - 1
Devon - 21 £70,000 -
Exeter - 21 £70,000 -
Oxford +5 19 £65,000 +23.80% 3
Hertfordshire +29 18 £55,000 -18.51% 2
Northamptonshire +25 16 £75,000 +9.09%
Birmingham - 16 £80,000 -
Epsom - 14 £70,000 - 1
Fareham - 13 £42,500 - 2
Hampshire - 13 £42,500 - 2

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing Scala also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Scala.

1 2475 (83.25%) Java
2 1780 (59.87%) Agile Software Development
3 1033 (34.75%) Python
4 1022 (34.38%) TDD
5 919 (30.91%) Big Data
6 853 (28.69%) Software Engineering
7 850 (28.59%) JavaScript
8 833 (28.02%) Scrum
9 781 (26.27%) Hadoop
10 771 (25.93%) Spring
11 758 (25.50%) Apache Spark
12 706 (23.75%) NoSQL
13 593 (19.95%) SQL
14 569 (19.14%) HTML
15 562 (18.90%) MongoDB
16 543 (18.26%) Open Source
17 532 (17.89%) Continuous Integration
18 527 (17.73%) Degree
19 514 (17.29%) AngularJS
20 502 (16.89%) Node.js
21 501 (16.85%) Apache Cassandra
22 491 (16.52%) Git (software)
23 484 (16.28%) Analytics
24 459 (15.44%) Amazon AWS
24 459 (15.44%) BDD
25 454 (15.27%) Computer Science
26 452 (15.20%) Web Services
27 450 (15.14%) Ruby
28 448 (15.07%) REST
29 435 (14.63%) Finance

Scala
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 758 (25.50%) Apache Spark
2 261 (8.78%) Apache
3 230 (7.74%) Elasticsearch
4 182 (6.12%) Tomcat
5 150 (5.05%) Apache Pig
6 114 (3.83%) Apache Solr
7 103 (3.46%) JBoss
8 70 (2.35%) SAS
9 68 (2.29%) nginx
10 62 (2.09%) Jetty
11 55 (1.85%) GlassFish
12 45 (1.51%) Confluence
13 41 (1.38%) WildFly
14 39 (1.31%) CMS
15 36 (1.21%) Mule
15 36 (1.21%) OpenStack
16 30 (1.01%) WebLogic
17 13 (0.44%) Liferay
18 12 (0.40%) Magnolia
19 10 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 49 (1.65%) MS Excel
2 24 (0.81%) SPSS
3 14 (0.47%) Mathematica
4 8 (0.27%) Stata
5 3 (0.10%) Gephi
6 2 (0.067%) MS Office
6 2 (0.067%) Weka
7 1 (0.034%) GIMP
7 1 (0.034%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.034%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (0.37%) ReMetrica
2 9 (0.30%) Sentinel
3 5 (0.17%) Magento
4 4 (0.13%) Apache OFBiz
5 1 (0.034%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 459 (15.44%) Amazon AWS
2 104 (3.50%) SaaS
3 87 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 70 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
5 61 (2.05%) Amazon EC2
6 47 (1.58%) GitHub
7 45 (1.51%) Google Cloud Platform
8 33 (1.11%) Amazon S3
9 32 (1.08%) PaaS
10 30 (1.01%) IaaS
11 19 (0.64%) Google App Engine
12 16 (0.54%) Amazon EMR
13 12 (0.40%) Amazon Kinesis
14 9 (0.30%) Sumo Logic
15 8 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
15 8 (0.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 7 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
17 5 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
17 5 (0.17%) iTunes
17 5 (0.17%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 166 (5.58%) HTTP
2 77 (2.59%) Internet
3 26 (0.87%) TCP/IP
4 11 (0.37%) DNS
5 6 (0.20%) Kerberos
6 5 (0.17%) DSL
7 4 (0.13%) LDAP
8 3 (0.10%) SSH
9 2 (0.067%) DVB
9 2 (0.067%) Network Security
10 1 (0.034%) AMQP
10 1 (0.034%) Intranet
10 1 (0.034%) Skype
10 1 (0.034%) SMTP
10 1 (0.034%) SNMP
10 1 (0.034%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 919 (30.91%) Big Data
2 781 (26.27%) Hadoop
3 706 (23.75%) NoSQL
4 562 (18.90%) MongoDB
5 501 (16.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 292 (9.82%) Apache Hive
7 290 (9.75%) MySQL
8 215 (7.23%) Relational Database
9 175 (5.89%) PostgreSQL
10 161 (5.42%) Neo4j
11 135 (4.54%) HBase
12 128 (4.31%) RDBMS
13 121 (4.07%) Data Mining
14 120 (4.04%) Redis
15 112 (3.77%) SQL Server
16 57 (1.92%) Amazon Redshift
17 56 (1.88%) Impala
18 51 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
19 33 (1.11%) QlikView
20 32 (1.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 491 (16.52%) Git (software)
2 412 (13.86%) Jenkins
3 370 (12.45%) Maven
4 330 (11.10%) JUnit
5 216 (7.27%) Selenium
6 197 (6.63%) Cucumber
7 159 (5.35%) Gradle
8 143 (4.81%) JIRA
9 125 (4.20%) Subversion
10 120 (4.04%) Mockito
11 88 (2.96%) Hudson
12 76 (2.56%) Vagrant
13 75 (2.52%) TeamCity
14 72 (2.42%) WebDriver
15 67 (2.25%) SoapUI
16 58 (1.95%) Ant
16 58 (1.95%) JBehave
17 54 (1.82%) TestNG
18 51 (1.72%) Ranorex
19 49 (1.65%) Bitbucket
General
1 435 (14.63%) Finance
2 248 (8.34%) Games
3 183 (6.16%) Retail
4 138 (4.64%) Banking
5 113 (3.80%) Telecoms
6 88 (2.96%) Marketing
7 80 (2.69%) Investment Banking
8 68 (2.29%) Advertising
9 44 (1.48%) Law
10 42 (1.41%) Online Betting
11 36 (1.21%) Publishing
12 33 (1.11%) Financial Institution
13 27 (0.91%) Front Office
14 15 (0.50%) Automotive
15 12 (0.40%) Back Office
16 10 (0.34%) Legal
17 8 (0.27%) Manufacturing
18 3 (0.10%) Welsh Language
19 1 (0.034%) French Language
19 1 (0.034%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1885 (63.40%) Developer
2 1191 (40.06%) Java Developer
3 652 (21.93%) Scala Developer
4 523 (17.59%) Senior Developer
5 412 (13.86%) Java Scala Developer
6 384 (12.92%) Senior Java Developer
7 253 (8.51%) Software Engineer
8 238 (8.01%) Lead Developer
9 221 (7.43%) Java Engineer
10 186 (6.26%) Architect
11 174 (5.85%) JavaScript Developer
12 169 (5.68%) Big Data Developer
13 153 (5.15%) Senior Scala Developer
14 152 (5.11%) Agile Developer
15 144 (4.84%) Data Scientist
16 134 (4.51%) Lead Java Developer
17 125 (4.20%) Software Developer
18 112 (3.77%) Data Engineer
19 111 (3.73%) Agile Java Developer
20 109 (3.67%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 771 (25.93%) Spring
2 569 (19.14%) HTML
3 514 (17.29%) AngularJS
4 502 (16.89%) Node.js
5 452 (15.20%) Web Services
6 448 (15.07%) REST
7 378 (12.71%) Akka
8 362 (12.18%) HTML5
9 330 (11.10%) Hibernate
10 314 (10.56%) RESTful
11 305 (10.26%) CSS
11 305 (10.26%) JSON
12 270 (9.08%) .NET
13 251 (8.44%) Play Framework
14 244 (8.21%) XML
15 225 (7.57%) React
16 221 (7.43%) Kafka
17 206 (6.93%) J2EE
18 195 (6.56%) Java EE
19 183 (6.16%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 454 (15.27%) Computer Science
2 265 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
3 233 (7.84%) Mathematics
4 179 (6.02%) Algorithms
5 135 (4.54%) Fintech
6 134 (4.51%) Visualisation
7 108 (3.63%) Mobile App
8 100 (3.36%) Statistics
9 93 (3.13%) Data Structures
10 69 (2.32%) Artificial Intelligence
11 67 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
11 67 (2.25%) Physics
12 65 (2.19%) User Experience
13 55 (1.85%) Derivative
14 54 (1.82%) Online Games
15 43 (1.45%) Blockchain
16 38 (1.28%) Data Integration
17 37 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 35 (1.18%) Digital Media
19 29 (0.98%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 404 (13.59%) Linux
2 181 (6.09%) Unix
3 107 (3.60%) Apple iOS
4 103 (3.46%) Windows
5 100 (3.36%) Android
6 24 (0.81%) Mac OS X
7 13 (0.44%) CoreOS
8 12 (0.40%) CentOS
8 12 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (0.37%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.10%) FreeBSD
10 3 (0.10%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.067%) Debian
11 2 (0.067%) VMS
11 2 (0.067%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.034%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.034%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1780 (59.87%) Agile Software Development
2 1022 (34.38%) TDD
3 853 (28.69%) Software Engineering
4 833 (28.02%) Scrum
5 543 (18.26%) Open Source
6 532 (17.89%) Continuous Integration
7 484 (16.28%) Analytics
8 459 (15.44%) BDD
9 432 (14.53%) DevOps
10 390 (13.12%) OO
11 357 (12.01%) MVC
12 327 (11.00%) Functional Programming
13 299 (10.06%) Kanban
13 299 (10.06%) Microservices
14 297 (9.99%) Machine Learning
15 285 (9.59%) E-Commerce
16 252 (8.48%) Continuous Delivery
17 208 (7.00%) Mentoring
18 206 (6.93%) Pair Programming
19 176 (5.92%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2475 (83.25%) Java
2 1033 (34.75%) Python
3 850 (28.59%) JavaScript
4 593 (19.95%) SQL
5 450 (15.14%) Ruby
6 392 (13.19%) C#
7 317 (10.66%) C++
8 314 (10.56%) Clojure
9 309 (10.39%) Groovy
10 213 (7.16%) R
11 152 (5.11%) PHP
12 151 (5.08%) Go
13 142 (4.78%) Haskell
14 126 (4.24%) Perl
15 104 (3.50%) Bash Shell
16 96 (3.23%) Erlang
17 90 (3.03%) C
18 83 (2.79%) MATLAB
19 71 (2.39%) OCaml
20 57 (1.92%) F#
Qualifications
1 527 (17.73%) Degree
2 136 (4.57%) PhD
3 110 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 60 (2.02%) DV Cleared
5 48 (1.61%) SC Cleared
6 13 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
7 11 (0.37%) MCAD
7 11 (0.37%) MCPD
7 11 (0.37%) MCSD
7 11 (0.37%) MCTS
7 11 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (0.34%) PMI Certification
8 10 (0.34%) PMP
9 9 (0.30%) OCP
10 3 (0.10%) ISEB
10 3 (0.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.10%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.034%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 1 (0.034%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.034%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (3.94%) QA
2 9 (0.30%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.24%) SDET
4 6 (0.20%) SLA
5 3 (0.10%) MiFID
6 1 (0.034%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 325 (10.93%) Docker
2 109 (3.67%) HDFS
3 73 (2.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 37 (1.24%) Apache Flume
5 13 (0.44%) VirtualBox
6 11 (0.37%) LXC
6 11 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (0.34%) Xen
8 6 (0.20%) Varnish
8 6 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.10%) Active Directory
10 2 (0.067%) zsh
11 1 (0.034%) etcd
11 1 (0.034%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 192 (6.46%) Puppet
2 111 (3.73%) Ansible
3 105 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
4 74 (2.49%) Kubernetes
5 67 (2.25%) Mesos
6 36 (1.21%) Graphite
7 35 (1.18%) Salt
8 32 (1.08%) Terraform
9 31 (1.04%) Hadoop YARN
9 31 (1.04%) Oozie
10 26 (0.87%) Nagios
11 25 (0.84%) Grafana
12 21 (0.71%) Packer
13 19 (0.64%) BladeLogic
13 19 (0.64%) Control-M
14 18 (0.61%) Rundeck
14 18 (0.61%) yum
15 15 (0.50%) Uchiwa
16 13 (0.44%) Ambari
17 12 (0.40%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 273 (9.18%) Oracle
2 99 (3.33%) Google
3 78 (2.62%) Microsoft
4 74 (2.49%) Tableau
5 72 (2.42%) Cloudera
6 65 (2.19%) MuleSoft
7 49 (1.65%) Facebook
8 48 (1.61%) Twitter
9 46 (1.55%) Atlassian
10 37 (1.24%) Hortonworks
11 31 (1.04%) SaltStack
12 25 (0.84%) IBM
13 23 (0.77%) TIBCO
14 20 (0.67%) webMethods
15 18 (0.61%) WSO2
16 17 (0.57%) Greenplum
17 16 (0.54%) SOASTA, Inc
18 15 (0.50%) Murex
18 15 (0.50%) Rackspace
18 15 (0.50%) Splunk
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £125000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefit
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum £80,000, 15% bonus, on-site cafe, qu
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens - pens, health + more
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum base.
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Equity
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £84000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Blue Glue
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum base plus package!
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 50% Bonus, Benefits, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
VIQU
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Shropshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Posted: Yesterday