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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 459 377 513
Rank change year-on-year
-82 +136
Permanent jobs citing Scala 567 712 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.65% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.99% 1.22% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 470 607 355
Average salary £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £45,000 £41,050
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -

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
57413 58285 60715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.38% 53.59% 53.73%
Number of salaries quoted 48389 50300 53090
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -86 541 £57,500 -8.00% 74
London -99 394 £62,500 -3.84% 53
City of London -9 70 £60,000 -11.11% 17
South East +9 50 £40,000 -11.11% 8
East of England +5 34 £42,500 -3.40% 3
Tyne and Wear - 24 £35,232 - 3
North East - 24 £35,232 - 4
Newcastle upon Tyne - 24 £35,232 - 3
Cambridgeshire +24 20 £42,500 -3.40%
Cambridge +10 16 £45,000 +18.42%
East Sussex - 15 £36,000 - 2
Brighton - 14 £36,000 - 2
West Midlands -8 13 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Hertfordshire -14 13 £40,000 - 3
Staffordshire - 13 £55,000 - 2
Surrey -3 12 £42,500 +30.76%
Scotland -8 9 £42,000 -23.63%
South West -13 9 £40,000 +6.66%
North West - 9 £32,500 - 1
Hampshire - 9 £32,500 - 1
Dorset - 9 £40,000 -
Southampton - 9 £32,500 -
Poole - 9 £40,000 -
Manchester - 9 £32,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +8 6 £70,000 +33.33% 4
Guildford +1 6 £41,250 +26.92%
Stoke-on-Trent - 6 £55,000 - 2
Wales - 6 £29,115 - 2
Glasgow -8 5 £47,000 -14.54%
Swansea - 5 - -

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1132 (86.02%) Java
2 653 (49.62%) Agile Software Development
3 421 (31.99%) TDD
4 408 (31.00%) Python
5 367 (27.89%) JavaScript
6 365 (27.74%) Software Engineering
7 355 (26.98%) Linux
8 350 (26.60%) Computer Science
9 312 (23.71%) OO
10 311 (23.63%) Big Data
11 303 (23.02%) HTML
12 282 (21.43%) Spring
13 281 (21.35%) Algorithms
14 273 (20.74%) NoSQL
15 268 (20.36%) Hadoop
16 267 (20.29%) C#
17 244 (18.54%) Degree
18 237 (18.01%) Open Source
19 236 (17.93%) MongoDB
20 230 (17.48%) CSS
21 228 (17.33%) Scrum
21 228 (17.33%) Ruby
22 226 (17.17%) Continuous Integration
23 218 (16.57%) SQL
24 211 (16.03%) Finance
25 207 (15.73%) C++
26 196 (14.89%) XML
27 193 (14.67%) UNIX
28 184 (13.98%) Git (software)
29 182 (13.83%) Multithreading

Scala
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 111 (8.43%) Node.js
2 109 (8.28%) Tomcat
3 56 (4.26%) Apache
4 50 (3.80%) Elasticsearch
5 41 (3.12%) Apache Spark
6 40 (3.04%) CMS
7 35 (2.66%) Apache Solr
8 33 (2.51%) Confluence
9 31 (2.36%) Apache Pig
10 30 (2.28%) GlassFish
11 25 (1.90%) Mule
12 19 (1.44%) JBoss
13 16 (1.22%) Liferay
14 15 (1.14%) Alfresco
15 14 (1.06%) Oracle Coherence
15 14 (1.06%) Adobe CQ
16 12 (0.91%) nginx
16 12 (0.91%) Escenic
17 11 (0.84%) Jetty
18 10 (0.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 31 (2.36%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.76%) Weka
3 2 (0.15%) MS Office
3 2 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.076%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 64 (4.86%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (3.12%) GitHub
3 24 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (1.52%) SaaS
5 16 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
6 15 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (0.99%) Amazon S3
8 8 (0.61%) Heroku
9 7 (0.53%) PaaS
10 4 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
11 3 (0.23%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.076%) Route 53
13 1 (0.076%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.076%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 113 (8.59%) HTTP
2 40 (3.04%) Internet
3 26 (1.98%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.76%) AMQP
5 8 (0.61%) 4G
5 8 (0.61%) 3G
6 5 (0.38%) SSH
6 5 (0.38%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.15%) Multicast
7 2 (0.15%) IPsec
7 2 (0.15%) DSL
7 2 (0.15%) SNMP
7 2 (0.15%) IPv6
7 2 (0.15%) DNS
7 2 (0.15%) SSL
7 2 (0.15%) 3GPP
7 2 (0.15%) SMTP
8 1 (0.076%) DHCP
8 1 (0.076%) FTP
8 1 (0.076%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 311 (23.63%) Big Data
2 273 (20.74%) NoSQL
3 268 (20.36%) Hadoop
4 236 (17.93%) MongoDB
5 133 (10.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 77 (5.85%) MySQL
7 73 (5.55%) Relational Database
8 63 (4.79%) Redis
9 59 (4.48%) SQL Server
10 51 (3.88%) Mahout
11 45 (3.42%) Apache Hive
12 41 (3.12%) HBase
13 34 (2.58%) RDBMS
14 32 (2.43%) Data Mining
15 31 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
16 29 (2.20%) BigTable
17 27 (2.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 15 (1.14%) CouchDB
19 14 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
19 14 (1.06%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 184 (13.98%) Git (software)
2 132 (10.03%) Jenkins
3 115 (8.74%) Maven
4 74 (5.62%) JIRA
5 73 (5.55%) Subversion
6 65 (4.94%) Ant
6 65 (4.94%) JUnit
7 52 (3.95%) Eclipse
7 52 (3.95%) Selenium
8 50 (3.80%) Mercurial
9 23 (1.75%) Cucumber
10 21 (1.60%) WebDriver
11 20 (1.52%) Hudson
12 17 (1.29%) Gradle
13 16 (1.22%) TeamCity
14 12 (0.91%) Mockito
14 12 (0.91%) NUnit
14 12 (0.91%) IntelliJ
14 12 (0.91%) Visual Studio
15 11 (0.84%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 211 (16.03%) Finance
2 123 (9.35%) Games
3 88 (6.69%) Banking
4 62 (4.71%) Front Office
5 54 (4.10%) Telecoms
6 37 (2.81%) Financial Institution
6 37 (2.81%) Investment Banking
7 35 (2.66%) Marketing
8 33 (2.51%) Advertising
9 31 (2.36%) Publishing
10 28 (2.13%) Retail
11 7 (0.53%) Back Office
12 4 (0.30%) German Language
12 4 (0.30%) Italian Language
12 4 (0.30%) Turkish Language
13 3 (0.23%) Legal
14 2 (0.15%) Law
14 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.15%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 798 (60.64%) Developer
2 436 (33.13%) Java Developer
3 145 (11.02%) Software Engineer
4 130 (9.88%) Senior Developer
5 116 (8.81%) Scala Developer
6 94 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
7 84 (6.38%) Software Developer
8 68 (5.17%) Data Scientist
9 62 (4.71%) Programmer
10 54 (4.10%) Web Developer
11 52 (3.95%) Architect
12 42 (3.19%) Senior Software Engineer
13 41 (3.12%) Statistician
14 38 (2.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 31 (2.36%) Research Engineer
15 31 (2.36%) Analyst
16 29 (2.20%) Java Programmer
17 28 (2.13%) JavaScript Developer
17 28 (2.13%) Team Leader
18 27 (2.05%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 303 (23.02%) HTML
2 282 (21.43%) Spring
3 230 (17.48%) CSS
4 196 (14.89%) XML
5 157 (11.93%) Hibernate
6 150 (11.40%) RESTful
7 147 (11.17%) REST
7 147 (11.17%) JSON
8 145 (11.02%) Web Services
9 139 (10.56%) J2EE
9 139 (10.56%) HTML5
10 126 (9.57%) Play Framework
11 119 (9.04%) jQuery
12 89 (6.76%) SOAP
13 84 (6.38%) .NET
14 79 (6.00%) AngularJS
15 69 (5.24%) Akka
16 60 (4.56%) CSS3
17 53 (4.03%) Cascading
18 52 (3.95%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 350 (26.60%) Computer Science
2 281 (21.35%) Algorithms
3 237 (18.01%) Open Source
4 133 (10.11%) Data Structures
5 118 (8.97%) Mathematics
6 67 (5.09%) Physics
7 60 (4.56%) Artificial Intelligence
8 56 (4.26%) Mobile App
9 40 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
10 31 (2.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 26 (1.98%) Blog
11 26 (1.98%) Derivative
12 25 (1.90%) Visualisation
12 25 (1.90%) User Experience
12 25 (1.90%) Digital Media
13 24 (1.82%) Social Media
14 22 (1.67%) Hedge funds
14 22 (1.67%) Credit Risk
15 20 (1.52%) Grid Computing
16 19 (1.44%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 355 (26.98%) Linux
2 193 (14.67%) UNIX
3 87 (6.61%) Android
4 79 (6.00%) Apple iOS
5 59 (4.48%) Windows
6 28 (2.13%) Ubuntu
7 25 (1.90%) Debian
8 22 (1.67%) CentOS
9 21 (1.60%) Solaris
10 11 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.46%) Fedora
12 3 (0.23%) zOS
12 3 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.15%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.15%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.076%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.076%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.076%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.076%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 653 (49.62%) Agile Software Development
2 421 (31.99%) TDD
3 365 (27.74%) Software Engineering
4 312 (23.71%) OO
5 228 (17.33%) Scrum
6 226 (17.17%) Continuous Integration
7 182 (13.83%) Multithreading
8 157 (11.93%) Functional Programming
9 133 (10.11%) MVC
10 130 (9.88%) MapReduce
11 109 (8.28%) BDD
12 107 (8.13%) Analytics
12 107 (8.13%) E-Commerce
13 95 (7.22%) OOP
14 91 (6.91%) Pair Programming
15 87 (6.61%) DevOps
16 78 (5.93%) Unit Testing
17 75 (5.70%) Low Latency
18 71 (5.40%) Web Development
19 69 (5.24%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 1132 (86.02%) Java
2 408 (31.00%) Python
3 367 (27.89%) JavaScript
4 267 (20.29%) C#
5 228 (17.33%) Ruby
6 218 (16.57%) SQL
7 207 (15.73%) C++
8 123 (9.35%) Clojure
9 110 (8.36%) Groovy
10 96 (7.29%) Erlang
11 95 (7.22%) F#
12 94 (7.14%) Perl
13 92 (6.99%) PHP
14 87 (6.61%) C
15 82 (6.23%) Bash Shell
16 80 (6.08%) R
17 75 (5.70%) Haskell
18 55 (4.18%) MATLAB
19 46 (3.50%) Golang
20 32 (2.43%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 244 (18.54%) Degree
2 103 (7.83%) PhD
3 10 (0.76%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.076%) CITP
5 1 (0.076%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.076%) OCPJWCD
5 1 (0.076%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.076%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (4.10%) QA
2 8 (0.61%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.076%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (0.61%) HDFS
2 7 (0.53%) Docker
3 5 (0.38%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.30%) Xen
4 4 (0.30%) LXC
5 2 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.15%) Varnish
6 1 (0.076%) zsh
6 1 (0.076%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.076%) Platform Symphony
6 1 (0.076%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 105 (7.98%) Puppet
2 86 (6.53%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (1.37%) Ansible
3 18 (1.37%) YUM
4 12 (0.91%) logstash
5 10 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (0.68%) Capistrano
7 7 (0.53%) Vagrant
7 7 (0.53%) Salt
8 6 (0.46%) Nagios
9 4 (0.30%) Oozie
10 3 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
11 2 (0.15%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.076%) MOM
12 1 (0.076%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.076%) Kibana
12 1 (0.076%) Graylog2
12 1 (0.076%) Mesos
Vendors
1 107 (8.13%) Oracle
2 73 (5.55%) Microsoft
3 43 (3.27%) Google
4 37 (2.81%) Adobe
5 24 (1.82%) Twitter
6 19 (1.44%) Facebook
7 17 (1.29%) Red Hat
8 15 (1.14%) Cloudera
9 14 (1.06%) Atlassian
10 12 (0.91%) GigaSpaces
10 12 (0.91%) HP
11 11 (0.84%) hybris
12 10 (0.76%) Endeca
12 10 (0.76%) IBM
12 10 (0.76%) Sybase
12 10 (0.76%) FatWire
13 8 (0.61%) TIBCO
13 8 (0.61%) SaltStack
14 7 (0.53%) Rackspace
14 7 (0.53%) Informatica
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £29115 - £32542 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £29115 - £37164 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus (c50%)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 to £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Keyworth, Nottinghamshire
Research Councils UK
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + y
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago