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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 344 479 511
Rank change year-on-year
+135 +32
Permanent jobs citing Scala 917 459 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.76% 0.41% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.44% 0.77% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 766 394 426
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
63832 59398 67289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.72% 53.42% 53.53%
Number of salaries quoted 53824 50926 59412
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +128 849 £60,000 +9.09% 99
London +97 726 £60,000 - 80
City of London +41 132 £62,500 +8.69% 33
South East -4 65 £48,750 +10.66% 10
Scotland +14 36 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Berkshire -1 27 £66,250 +32.50% 5
Slough +13 22 £67,500 +48.02% 2
Glasgow +5 22 £47,000 -16.44% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 20 £31,934 -
Tyne and Wear - 20 £31,934 -
North East - 20 £31,934 -
Wales - 18 £50,000 - 5
Surrey +9 16 £55,000 +29.41% 1
North West +4 15 £57,500 +53.33% 4
Oxfordshire -7 14 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Cardiff - 14 £52,500 - 2
South Wales - 14 £52,500 - 2
Oxford -4 12 £40,000 +33.33% 3
East of England -17 11 £38,000 -10.58%
South West - 10 £45,000 - 3
Canary Wharf +6 9 £100,000 +29.03%
Manchester +1 8 £72,500 +93.33% 3
Guildford - 8 £55,000 -
Burnley - 7 £57,500 -
Cambridge - 7 £38,000 -
Preston - 7 £57,500 -
Lancashire - 7 £57,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 7 £38,000 -
Liverpool - 7 £57,500 -
Merseyside - 7 £57,500 -

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1495 (92.46%) Java
2 514 (31.79%) TDD
3 513 (31.73%) Spring
4 504 (31.17%) JavaScript
5 450 (27.83%) Computer Science
6 443 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
7 429 (26.53%) OO
8 398 (24.61%) C#
9 397 (24.55%) HTML
9 397 (24.55%) Big Data
10 391 (24.18%) Software Engineering
11 384 (23.75%) Python
12 379 (23.44%) Ruby
13 376 (23.25%) Degree
14 373 (23.07%) Open Source
15 341 (21.09%) Linux
16 338 (20.90%) MongoDB
17 311 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
18 305 (18.86%) Finance
18 305 (18.86%) Hadoop
19 304 (18.80%) Scrum
20 291 (18.00%) Clojure
21 274 (16.94%) NoSQL
22 263 (16.26%) Hibernate
23 253 (15.65%) MySQL
24 246 (15.21%) C++
25 242 (14.97%) Git (software)
26 237 (14.66%) Web Services
26 237 (14.66%) MVC
27 234 (14.47%) CSS

Scala
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 149 (9.21%) Tomcat
2 106 (6.56%) Apache
3 90 (5.57%) Node.js
4 71 (4.39%) Alfresco
5 64 (3.96%) Apache Solr
6 57 (3.53%) CMS
7 48 (2.97%) Elasticsearch
8 47 (2.91%) Apache Pig
9 34 (2.10%) WebSphere
10 33 (2.04%) Liferay
11 25 (1.55%) Adobe CQ
12 21 (1.30%) Cloud Foundry
13 20 (1.24%) Confluence
14 16 (0.99%) nginx
15 14 (0.87%) Mule
15 14 (0.87%) Jetty
16 13 (0.80%) GlassFish
17 11 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
17 11 (0.68%) Commerce Server
18 10 (0.62%) CICS
Applications
1 30 (1.86%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.56%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.12%) Weka
4 1 (0.062%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (0.62%) Magento
2 8 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 69 (4.27%) GitHub
2 68 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
4 25 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.49%) Google Apps
7 6 (0.37%) SaaS
8 4 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (0.19%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.19%) Heroku
9 3 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
10 2 (0.12%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.062%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 83 (5.13%) HTTP
2 54 (3.34%) Internet
3 16 (0.99%) TCP/IP
3 16 (0.99%) SSL
4 12 (0.74%) SSH
5 9 (0.56%) SAN
6 8 (0.49%) X.509
6 8 (0.49%) STUN
7 5 (0.31%) Network Security
7 5 (0.31%) AMQP
7 5 (0.31%) Firewall
8 4 (0.25%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.19%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.12%) NGN
10 2 (0.12%) SPDY
10 2 (0.12%) Intranet
10 2 (0.12%) WPA
11 1 (0.062%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 397 (24.55%) Big Data
2 338 (20.90%) MongoDB
3 305 (18.86%) Hadoop
4 274 (16.94%) NoSQL
5 253 (15.65%) MySQL
6 132 (8.16%) Relational Database
7 127 (7.85%) Apache Cassandra
8 91 (5.63%) Apache Hive
9 78 (4.82%) Redis
10 66 (4.08%) SQL Server
11 52 (3.22%) RDBMS
12 51 (3.15%) CouchDB
13 49 (3.03%) Mahout
14 43 (2.66%) Data Mining
15 40 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
15 40 (2.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 33 (2.04%) HBase
17 18 (1.11%) Hazelcast
18 16 (0.99%) MarkLogic
19 10 (0.62%) Riak
Development Applications
1 242 (14.97%) Git (software)
2 183 (11.32%) Jenkins
3 148 (9.15%) JUnit
4 143 (8.84%) Maven
5 112 (6.93%) Subversion
6 74 (4.58%) Eclipse
7 71 (4.39%) JIRA
8 68 (4.21%) Ant
9 67 (4.14%) Cucumber
10 49 (3.03%) Hudson
10 49 (3.03%) Selenium
10 49 (3.03%) Gradle
11 41 (2.54%) Mercurial
12 34 (2.10%) Mockito
13 32 (1.98%) IntelliJ
14 31 (1.92%) WebDriver
15 22 (1.36%) NetBeans
16 20 (1.24%) JMeter
17 16 (0.99%) NUnit
18 13 (0.80%) FitNesse
General
1 305 (18.86%) Finance
2 230 (14.22%) Games
3 99 (6.12%) Telecoms
4 84 (5.19%) Banking
5 73 (4.51%) Retail
5 73 (4.51%) Front Office
6 68 (4.21%) Advertising
7 49 (3.03%) Publishing
8 31 (1.92%) Law
9 29 (1.79%) Marketing
10 25 (1.55%) Online Betting
10 25 (1.55%) Investment Banking
11 13 (0.80%) Billing
12 8 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.37%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.37%) Legal
14 4 (0.25%) Back Office
15 3 (0.19%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 1177 (72.79%) Developer
2 668 (41.31%) Java Developer
3 210 (12.99%) Senior Developer
4 182 (11.26%) Software Engineer
5 179 (11.07%) Scala Developer
6 173 (10.70%) Software Developer
7 142 (8.78%) Senior Java Developer
8 124 (7.67%) Programmer
9 75 (4.64%) Java Programmer
10 62 (3.83%) Architect
11 58 (3.59%) C# Developer
12 52 (3.22%) Java Software Developer
13 43 (2.66%) Java Software Engineer
14 41 (2.54%) Web Developer
15 38 (2.35%) Graduate
16 37 (2.29%) Technical Architect
16 37 (2.29%) Senior Software Engineer
17 36 (2.23%) Big Data Developer
18 33 (2.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
18 33 (2.04%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 513 (31.73%) Spring
2 397 (24.55%) HTML
3 263 (16.26%) Hibernate
4 237 (14.66%) Web Services
5 234 (14.47%) CSS
6 224 (13.85%) XML
7 222 (13.73%) J2EE
8 180 (11.13%) jQuery
9 170 (10.51%) HTML5
10 160 (9.89%) REST
11 159 (9.83%) RESTful
12 131 (8.10%) Play Framework
13 129 (7.98%) MapReduce
14 102 (6.31%) JSON
15 98 (6.06%) Spring MVC
16 96 (5.94%) .NET
17 92 (5.69%) JSP
18 91 (5.63%) Java EE
19 90 (5.57%) Akka
20 84 (5.19%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 450 (27.83%) Computer Science
2 373 (23.07%) Open Source
3 100 (6.18%) Machine Learning
4 98 (6.06%) Mathematics
5 80 (4.95%) Artificial Intelligence
6 68 (4.21%) Derivative
7 65 (4.02%) Online Games
8 61 (3.77%) Physics
9 43 (2.66%) Social Network
10 37 (2.29%) Hedge funds
10 37 (2.29%) Blog
11 36 (2.23%) Equity Derivative
11 36 (2.23%) Social Media
11 36 (2.23%) Mobile App
11 36 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
12 29 (1.79%) N-Tier
12 29 (1.79%) BBC
13 25 (1.55%) Grid Computing
14 22 (1.36%) Video on Demand
15 20 (1.24%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 341 (21.09%) Linux
2 177 (10.95%) UNIX
3 164 (10.14%) Android
4 128 (7.92%) Apple iOS
5 72 (4.45%) Windows
6 51 (3.15%) Solaris
7 42 (2.60%) CentOS
8 34 (2.10%) Ubuntu
9 32 (1.98%) Mac OS X
10 25 (1.55%) Debian
11 13 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (0.62%) zOS
13 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.062%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 514 (31.79%) TDD
2 443 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
3 429 (26.53%) OO
4 391 (24.18%) Software Engineering
5 311 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
6 304 (18.80%) Scrum
7 237 (14.66%) MVC
8 221 (13.67%) E-Commerce
9 204 (12.62%) Multithreading
10 163 (10.08%) BDD
11 143 (8.84%) Pair Programming
12 128 (7.92%) SOA
13 93 (5.75%) OOP
14 89 (5.50%) Kanban
15 80 (4.95%) Unit Testing
16 79 (4.89%) Extreme Programming
17 75 (4.64%) Analytics
18 71 (4.39%) Configuration Management
19 67 (4.14%) Automated Testing
20 64 (3.96%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 1495 (92.46%) Java
2 504 (31.17%) JavaScript
3 398 (24.61%) C#
4 384 (23.75%) Python
5 379 (23.44%) Ruby
6 291 (18.00%) Clojure
7 246 (15.21%) C++
8 229 (14.16%) SQL
9 207 (12.80%) F#
10 192 (11.87%) Groovy
11 189 (11.69%) Erlang
12 157 (9.71%) Haskell
13 135 (8.35%) Perl
14 112 (6.93%) PHP
15 84 (5.19%) Shell Script
16 64 (3.96%) R
17 54 (3.34%) OCaml
18 51 (3.15%) Lisp
19 35 (2.16%) C
20 33 (2.04%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 376 (23.25%) Degree
2 86 (5.32%) PhD
3 11 (0.68%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.37%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.12%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.062%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.062%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (3.28%) QA
2 6 (0.37%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.062%) SLA
3 1 (0.062%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (0.68%) Platform Symphony
2 9 (0.56%) Varnish
3 5 (0.31%) Docker
4 2 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 117 (7.24%) Puppet
2 108 (6.68%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (1.30%) Nagios
4 10 (0.62%) YUM
4 10 (0.62%) Vagrant
5 8 (0.49%) Capistrano
6 5 (0.31%) MOM
7 4 (0.25%) Ganglia
8 3 (0.19%) collectd
9 1 (0.062%) StatsD
9 1 (0.062%) Ansible
9 1 (0.062%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 102 (6.31%) Oracle
2 73 (4.51%) Microsoft
3 54 (3.34%) Google
4 48 (2.97%) JBoss
5 43 (2.66%) GigaSpaces
6 34 (2.10%) hybris
6 34 (2.10%) Twitter
7 32 (1.98%) IBM
8 26 (1.61%) Facebook
9 23 (1.42%) Endeca
9 23 (1.42%) FatWire
10 21 (1.30%) Foundry
11 19 (1.18%) Panasonic
12 15 (0.93%) Red Hat
13 13 (0.80%) Adobe
14 12 (0.74%) VMware
15 11 (0.68%) ATG
16 10 (0.62%) Zend
17 9 (0.56%) Sun
17 9 (0.56%) Sybase
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