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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 234 328 381
Rank change year-on-year
+94 +53
Permanent jobs citing Scala 1421 1047 903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.46% 0.94% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.77% 1.84% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1230 891 767
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,400
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £52,500 £46,242
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +13.53%

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
51240 57027 63086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.79% 51.45% 52.30%
Number of salaries quoted 44388 48633 53819
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +93 1377 £65,000 +4.00% 206
London +60 997 £67,500 +8.00% 154
City of London +41 174 £65,000 -7.14% 23
South East +64 80 £52,500 +5.00% 22
West Midlands +37 77 £60,000 -20.00% 1
South West +23 69 £54,000 -1.81% 8
North West +50 50 £47,500 -20.83% 9
Yorkshire +46 43 £52,500 +1.94% 5
Manchester +28 41 £56,250 -10.00% 6
Warwickshire +34 40 £60,000 -20.00%
Warwick +12 37 £60,000 -12.72%
West Yorkshire +28 32 £62,500 +26.26% 4
Gloucestershire - 32 £54,000 - 2
Leeds +36 30 £63,750 -1.92% 4
East of England +46 28 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Scotland +25 23 £45,000 -35.71% 3
East Midlands +25 22 £75,000 +7.14%
Devon - 21 £70,000 -
Exeter - 21 £70,000 -
Surrey +31 20 £70,000 +40.00% 5
Oxfordshire +5 20 £65,000 +23.80% 10
Glasgow +3 20 £47,500 -32.14%
Birmingham - 18 £62,500 -
Northamptonshire +28 17 £75,000 +7.14%
Hertfordshire +33 14 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Bristol -13 14 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Oxford +2 12 £65,000 +23.80% 5
Gloucester - 12 £55,000 - 1
Sheffield +32 11 £40,000 -40.74% 1
South Yorkshire +29 11 £40,000 -40.74% 1

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 2276 (82.49%) Java
2 1599 (57.96%) Agile Software Development
3 976 (35.38%) Python
4 910 (32.98%) TDD
5 870 (31.53%) Big Data
6 801 (29.03%) JavaScript
7 778 (28.20%) Software Engineering
8 746 (27.04%) Hadoop
9 729 (26.42%) Scrum
10 711 (25.77%) Apache Spark
11 675 (24.47%) Spring
12 632 (22.91%) NoSQL
13 583 (21.13%) SQL
14 521 (18.88%) Degree
15 520 (18.85%) MongoDB
16 518 (18.77%) HTML
17 511 (18.52%) Open Source
18 473 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
19 456 (16.53%) AngularJS
20 450 (16.31%) Analytics
21 443 (16.06%) Web Services
22 439 (15.91%) Apache Cassandra
23 438 (15.88%) Node.js
23 438 (15.88%) Computer Science
24 437 (15.84%) Git (software)
25 420 (15.22%) Ruby
26 411 (14.90%) Amazon AWS
27 405 (14.68%) Finance
28 401 (14.53%) REST
29 391 (14.17%) Linux

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
1 711 (25.77%) Apache Spark
2 258 (9.35%) Apache
3 218 (7.90%) Elasticsearch
4 182 (6.60%) Tomcat
5 147 (5.33%) Apache Pig
6 103 (3.73%) JBoss
7 95 (3.44%) Apache Solr
8 65 (2.36%) nginx
9 62 (2.25%) SAS
10 59 (2.14%) GlassFish
10 59 (2.14%) Jetty
11 53 (1.92%) Confluence
12 41 (1.49%) WildFly
13 32 (1.16%) CMS
14 31 (1.12%) Mule
14 31 (1.12%) OpenStack
15 28 (1.01%) WebLogic
16 14 (0.51%) Liferay
17 12 (0.43%) Magnolia
18 11 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 41 (1.49%) MS Excel
2 22 (0.80%) SPSS
3 15 (0.54%) Mathematica
4 6 (0.22%) Stata
5 4 (0.14%) Gephi
5 4 (0.14%) Weka
6 1 (0.036%) GIMP
6 1 (0.036%) MS Office
6 1 (0.036%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.036%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (0.36%) ReMetrica
2 5 (0.18%) Magento
2 5 (0.18%) Sentinel
3 3 (0.11%) Apache OFBiz
Cloud Services
1 411 (14.90%) Amazon AWS
2 94 (3.41%) SaaS
3 70 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 66 (2.39%) Cloud Computing
5 47 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
6 41 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
7 36 (1.30%) GitHub
8 23 (0.83%) Amazon S3
9 21 (0.76%) Google App Engine
10 20 (0.72%) IaaS
10 20 (0.72%) PaaS
11 13 (0.47%) Amazon EMR
12 11 (0.40%) Amazon Kinesis
13 7 (0.25%) Sumo Logic
14 5 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
14 5 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 5 (0.18%) Heroku
14 5 (0.18%) Rackspace Cloud
15 4 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
16 3 (0.11%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 177 (6.42%) HTTP
2 82 (2.97%) Internet
3 31 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.33%) DNS
5 6 (0.22%) Kerberos
6 5 (0.18%) DSL
7 4 (0.14%) AMQP
7 4 (0.14%) LDAP
8 3 (0.11%) SSH
9 2 (0.072%) DVB
9 2 (0.072%) Intranet
9 2 (0.072%) Network Security
10 1 (0.036%) SMTP
10 1 (0.036%) SNMP
10 1 (0.036%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 870 (31.53%) Big Data
2 746 (27.04%) Hadoop
3 632 (22.91%) NoSQL
4 520 (18.85%) MongoDB
5 439 (15.91%) Apache Cassandra
6 279 (10.11%) Apache Hive
7 256 (9.28%) MySQL
8 183 (6.63%) Relational Database
9 158 (5.73%) PostgreSQL
10 142 (5.15%) Neo4j
11 123 (4.46%) HBase
12 112 (4.06%) Data Mining
13 111 (4.02%) SQL Server
14 106 (3.84%) RDBMS
15 100 (3.62%) Redis
16 63 (2.28%) Impala
17 50 (1.81%) Amazon Redshift
18 47 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
19 32 (1.16%) QlikView
20 31 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 437 (15.84%) Git (software)
2 340 (12.32%) Jenkins
3 330 (11.96%) Maven
4 303 (10.98%) JUnit
5 214 (7.76%) Selenium
6 161 (5.84%) Cucumber
7 137 (4.97%) JIRA
8 130 (4.71%) Gradle
9 124 (4.49%) Subversion
10 93 (3.37%) Mockito
11 87 (3.15%) Hudson
12 70 (2.54%) SoapUI
13 68 (2.46%) WebDriver
14 65 (2.36%) Ant
15 60 (2.17%) TeamCity
16 58 (2.10%) JBehave
17 54 (1.96%) Vagrant
18 52 (1.88%) Eclipse
18 52 (1.88%) Ranorex
19 46 (1.67%) TestNG
General
1 405 (14.68%) Finance
2 233 (8.45%) Games
3 169 (6.13%) Retail
4 115 (4.17%) Banking
5 111 (4.02%) Telecoms
6 85 (3.08%) Marketing
7 63 (2.28%) Investment Banking
8 53 (1.92%) Advertising
9 42 (1.52%) Online Betting
10 40 (1.45%) Publishing
11 38 (1.38%) Law
12 29 (1.05%) Financial Institution
13 28 (1.01%) Front Office
14 17 (0.62%) Automotive
15 11 (0.40%) Legal
16 9 (0.33%) Manufacturing
17 6 (0.22%) Welsh Language
18 5 (0.18%) Back Office
19 3 (0.11%) Aerospace
20 1 (0.036%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1745 (63.25%) Developer
2 1067 (38.67%) Java Developer
3 561 (20.33%) Scala Developer
4 438 (15.88%) Senior Developer
5 346 (12.54%) Java Scala Developer
6 319 (11.56%) Senior Java Developer
7 226 (8.19%) Software Engineer
8 207 (7.50%) Lead Developer
9 204 (7.39%) Java Engineer
10 181 (6.56%) JavaScript Developer
11 171 (6.20%) Architect
11 171 (6.20%) Big Data Developer
12 153 (5.55%) Data Scientist
13 132 (4.78%) Agile Developer
14 122 (4.42%) Lead Java Developer
15 117 (4.24%) Data Engineer
16 112 (4.06%) Senior Scala Developer
16 112 (4.06%) Software Developer
17 97 (3.52%) Java Software Engineer
18 94 (3.41%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 675 (24.47%) Spring
2 518 (18.77%) HTML
3 456 (16.53%) AngularJS
4 443 (16.06%) Web Services
5 438 (15.88%) Node.js
6 401 (14.53%) REST
7 328 (11.89%) HTML5
8 320 (11.60%) Hibernate
9 309 (11.20%) Akka
10 307 (11.13%) JSON
11 299 (10.84%) RESTful
12 296 (10.73%) CSS
13 257 (9.31%) .NET
14 228 (8.26%) Play Framework
15 227 (8.23%) XML
16 214 (7.76%) J2EE
17 201 (7.29%) Kafka
18 200 (7.25%) Java EE
19 188 (6.81%) React
20 174 (6.31%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 438 (15.88%) Computer Science
2 267 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 233 (8.45%) Mathematics
4 185 (6.71%) Algorithms
5 130 (4.71%) Visualisation
6 128 (4.64%) Fintech
7 100 (3.62%) Mobile App
8 97 (3.52%) Statistics
9 86 (3.12%) Data Structures
10 70 (2.54%) Physics
11 66 (2.39%) Artificial Intelligence
11 66 (2.39%) User Experience
12 65 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
13 51 (1.85%) Online Games
14 48 (1.74%) Derivative
15 41 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 40 (1.45%) Blockchain
17 29 (1.05%) Hedge funds
18 28 (1.01%) Data Integration
18 28 (1.01%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 391 (14.17%) Linux
2 167 (6.05%) Unix
3 105 (3.81%) Apple iOS
3 105 (3.81%) Windows
4 96 (3.48%) Android
5 36 (1.30%) Mac OS X
6 16 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (0.43%) CoreOS
8 9 (0.33%) CentOS
8 9 (0.33%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.14%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.072%) Debian
10 2 (0.072%) VMS
10 2 (0.072%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.036%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.036%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1599 (57.96%) Agile Software Development
2 910 (32.98%) TDD
3 778 (28.20%) Software Engineering
4 729 (26.42%) Scrum
5 511 (18.52%) Open Source
6 473 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
7 450 (16.31%) Analytics
8 387 (14.03%) BDD
9 376 (13.63%) OO
10 360 (13.05%) DevOps
11 312 (11.31%) MVC
12 306 (11.09%) Functional Programming
13 282 (10.22%) Machine Learning
14 270 (9.79%) E-Commerce
15 254 (9.21%) Kanban
16 249 (9.03%) Microservices
17 208 (7.54%) Continuous Delivery
18 197 (7.14%) Mentoring
19 187 (6.78%) Pair Programming
20 165 (5.98%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2276 (82.49%) Java
2 976 (35.38%) Python
3 801 (29.03%) JavaScript
4 583 (21.13%) SQL
5 420 (15.22%) Ruby
6 375 (13.59%) C#
7 320 (11.60%) C++
8 305 (11.05%) Clojure
9 265 (9.60%) Groovy
10 220 (7.97%) R
11 146 (5.29%) PHP
12 136 (4.93%) Perl
13 133 (4.82%) Go
14 123 (4.46%) Haskell
15 102 (3.70%) Erlang
16 96 (3.48%) C
17 90 (3.26%) Bash Shell
18 89 (3.23%) MATLAB
19 70 (2.54%) OCaml
20 55 (1.99%) F#
Qualifications
1 521 (18.88%) Degree
2 128 (4.64%) PhD
3 103 (3.73%) Security Cleared
4 56 (2.03%) DV Cleared
5 47 (1.70%) SC Cleared
6 10 (0.36%) MCAD
6 10 (0.36%) MCPD
6 10 (0.36%) MCSD
6 10 (0.36%) MCTS
6 10 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
6 10 (0.36%) PMI Certification
6 10 (0.36%) PMP
7 6 (0.22%) OCP
8 4 (0.14%) Sun Certification
9 3 (0.11%) ISEB
9 3 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.036%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 1 (0.036%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.036%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (3.84%) QA
2 9 (0.33%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.22%) SLA
4 3 (0.11%) MiFID
4 3 (0.11%) SDET
5 1 (0.036%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 269 (9.75%) Docker
2 102 (3.70%) HDFS
3 73 (2.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 40 (1.45%) Apache Flume
5 11 (0.40%) LXC
5 11 (0.40%) VirtualBox
6 10 (0.36%) Xen
7 9 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.11%) Varnish
10 2 (0.072%) zsh
11 1 (0.036%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 151 (5.47%) Puppet
2 79 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
3 78 (2.83%) Mesos
4 73 (2.65%) Ansible
5 56 (2.03%) Kubernetes
6 28 (1.01%) Salt
7 27 (0.98%) Graphite
7 27 (0.98%) Oozie
8 26 (0.94%) Hadoop YARN
9 22 (0.80%) Terraform
10 21 (0.76%) Nagios
11 19 (0.69%) BladeLogic
11 19 (0.69%) Control-M
12 18 (0.65%) yum
13 17 (0.62%) Grafana
14 16 (0.58%) Packer
15 14 (0.51%) Rundeck
16 11 (0.40%) Uchiwa
17 10 (0.36%) WebSphere Cast Iron
17 10 (0.36%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 249 (9.03%) Oracle
2 81 (2.94%) Google
3 73 (2.65%) Microsoft
4 63 (2.28%) Tableau
5 62 (2.25%) Cloudera
6 49 (1.78%) Atlassian
6 49 (1.78%) Facebook
7 46 (1.67%) MuleSoft
8 45 (1.63%) Twitter
9 33 (1.20%) Hortonworks
10 31 (1.12%) IBM
11 26 (0.94%) SaltStack
12 23 (0.83%) TIBCO
13 20 (0.72%) webMethods
14 14 (0.51%) Greenplum
14 14 (0.51%) Splunk
14 14 (0.51%) WSO2
15 13 (0.47%) Rackspace
16 12 (0.43%) Murex
16 12 (0.43%) Red Hat
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £90,000 + Great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Michael Page International
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + pension, h/care, childcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Posted: Yesterday
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum base.
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-55k
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energon People
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum base plus package!
Posted: 2 days ago
London
PCR
Salary: £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefit and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago