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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala
UK
Rank 196 275 449
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +174
Permanent jobs citing Scala 1459 1161 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.74% 1.16% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.22% 2.22% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1241 1020 547
Median salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
45300 52346 52083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.88% 52.28% 50.52%
Number of salaries quoted 38893 45146 44659
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 18 January 2017 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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +83 1414 £67,500 +12.50% 237
London +68 1095 £70,000 +7.69% 175
City of London +21 133 £67,500 -3.57% 44
South East +34 97 £55,000 +10.00% 21
North West +16 50 £57,500 +24.32% 8
Manchester +7 49 £57,500 +15.00% 6
West Midlands +10 38 £55,000 +4.76% 4
South West +12 31 £55,000 +7.31% 8
North East +15 27 £45,000 -10.00% 2
East Midlands +36 25 £35,000 - 3
East of England +22 25 £60,000 +20.00% 12
Bristol +9 25 £55,000 -8.33% 5
Yorkshire +31 23 £51,250 +4.59% 4
Berkshire +44 22 £45,000 -11.76% 3
Surrey +44 22 £57,500 +9.52% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne +12 21 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Tyne and Wear +9 21 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Leeds +36 19 £50,000 +2.04% 3
West Yorkshire +28 19 £50,000 +2.04% 3
Oxfordshire +11 19 £58,750 +2.17% 6
Hertfordshire +24 16 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Leicester - 16 £35,000 -
Leicestershire - 16 £35,000 -
Scotland +26 14 £50,000 - 4
South Wales +19 14 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Wales +14 14 £57,500 +9.52% 3
Cardiff +11 13 £55,000 +4.76%
West Sussex - 13 £55,000 - 4
Hampshire +14 12 £47,500 -3.06% 1
Oxford +13 12 £56,250 -9.27% 3

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 2450 (79.34%) Java
2 1775 (57.48%) Agile Software Development
3 1020 (33.03%) Python
4 981 (31.77%) TDD
5 825 (26.72%) Big Data
6 822 (26.62%) JavaScript
7 785 (25.42%) NoSQL
8 765 (24.77%) Software Engineering
9 681 (22.05%) Apache Spark
10 634 (20.53%) Hadoop
11 625 (20.24%) Spring
12 623 (20.17%) Scrum
13 616 (19.95%) SQL
14 563 (18.23%) MongoDB
15 562 (18.20%) Amazon AWS
16 545 (17.65%) Finance
17 538 (17.42%) Linux
18 508 (16.45%) AngularJS
19 503 (16.29%) Microservices
20 494 (16.00%) HTML
21 488 (15.80%) BDD
22 475 (15.38%) Node.js
23 473 (15.32%) Computer Science
24 470 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
25 465 (15.06%) Akka
26 458 (14.83%) REST
27 454 (14.70%) DevOps
28 445 (14.41%) Ruby
29 417 (13.50%) Apache Cassandra
30 413 (13.37%) Docker

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
1 681 (22.05%) Apache Spark
2 297 (9.62%) Elasticsearch
3 190 (6.15%) Apache
4 118 (3.82%) Apache Solr
5 110 (3.56%) Apache Pig
6 102 (3.30%) Tomcat
7 70 (2.27%) JBoss
8 65 (2.10%) Jetty
9 58 (1.88%) SAS
10 55 (1.78%) Confluence
11 45 (1.46%) CMS
12 29 (0.94%) WebLogic
13 28 (0.91%) WebSphere
14 23 (0.74%) nginx
14 23 (0.74%) WildFly
15 21 (0.68%) Mule
16 15 (0.49%) Alfresco
16 15 (0.49%) OpenStack
17 14 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
18 13 (0.42%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 49 (1.59%) MS Excel
2 44 (1.42%) SPSS
3 7 (0.23%) Stata
4 6 (0.19%) Mathematica
4 6 (0.19%) MS Office
5 2 (0.065%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.032%) Gephi
6 1 (0.032%) Maple
6 1 (0.032%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.032%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (0.36%) Sentinel
2 4 (0.13%) Magento
2 4 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.065%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 562 (18.20%) Amazon AWS
2 128 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 108 (3.50%) GitHub
4 87 (2.82%) SaaS
5 86 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
6 64 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
7 46 (1.49%) Amazon S3
8 44 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
9 34 (1.10%) Amazon EMR
10 31 (1.00%) IaaS
11 29 (0.94%) PaaS
11 29 (0.94%) Slack
12 26 (0.84%) G Suite
12 26 (0.84%) Office 365
13 25 (0.81%) Amazon Kinesis
14 17 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
15 15 (0.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 11 (0.36%) Route 53
17 10 (0.32%) Google App Engine
18 9 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 150 (4.86%) HTTP
2 65 (2.10%) Internet
3 30 (0.97%) TCP/IP
4 24 (0.78%) HTTPS
5 17 (0.55%) DSL
6 10 (0.32%) SNMP
7 6 (0.19%) Firewall
7 6 (0.19%) Network Security
8 5 (0.16%) Skype
8 5 (0.16%) SSH
9 4 (0.13%) IPsec
9 4 (0.13%) SSL
10 3 (0.097%) DNS
11 2 (0.065%) ATM
11 2 (0.065%) Kerberos
11 2 (0.065%) LDAP
12 1 (0.032%) Intranet
12 1 (0.032%) PPP
12 1 (0.032%) SMTP
12 1 (0.032%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 825 (26.72%) Big Data
2 785 (25.42%) NoSQL
3 634 (20.53%) Hadoop
4 563 (18.23%) MongoDB
5 417 (13.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 249 (8.06%) MySQL
7 247 (8.00%) Relational Database
8 240 (7.77%) Apache Hive
9 211 (6.83%) PostgreSQL
10 143 (4.63%) HBase
11 118 (3.82%) RDBMS
12 106 (3.43%) Redis
13 103 (3.34%) SQL Server
14 89 (2.88%) Neo4j
15 61 (1.98%) Amazon Redshift
16 58 (1.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 44 (1.42%) Data Mining
18 37 (1.20%) Sqoop
19 35 (1.13%) Couchbase
19 35 (1.13%) Impala
Development Applications
1 404 (13.08%) Git (software)
2 398 (12.89%) Jenkins
3 269 (8.71%) Maven
4 188 (6.09%) JUnit
5 167 (5.41%) JIRA
6 159 (5.15%) Selenium
7 126 (4.08%) Subversion
8 123 (3.98%) Cucumber
9 97 (3.14%) Gradle
10 88 (2.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 85 (2.75%) Mockito
12 76 (2.46%) IntelliJ
13 64 (2.07%) Vagrant
14 52 (1.68%) Eclipse
15 42 (1.36%) git-flow
16 35 (1.13%) SoapUI
17 33 (1.07%) JMeter
17 33 (1.07%) Visual Studio
17 33 (1.07%) WebDriver
18 30 (0.97%) TeamCity
General
1 545 (17.65%) Finance
2 291 (9.42%) Banking
3 193 (6.25%) Games
4 161 (5.21%) Investment Banking
5 134 (4.34%) Retail
6 128 (4.15%) Advertising
7 107 (3.47%) Marketing
8 68 (2.20%) Front Office
9 60 (1.94%) Telecoms
10 58 (1.88%) Publishing
11 38 (1.23%) Law
12 27 (0.87%) Back Office
13 25 (0.81%) Automotive
13 25 (0.81%) Financial Institution
14 17 (0.55%) Legal
15 13 (0.42%) Manufacturing
16 12 (0.39%) Online Betting
16 12 (0.39%) Retail Banking
17 9 (0.29%) French Language
17 9 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1926 (62.37%) Developer
2 1170 (37.89%) Java Developer
3 701 (22.70%) Scala Developer
4 533 (17.26%) Senior Developer
5 391 (12.66%) Java Scala Developer
6 383 (12.40%) Senior Java Developer
7 233 (7.55%) Software Engineer
8 174 (5.63%) Data Engineer
9 172 (5.57%) Senior Scala Developer
10 151 (4.89%) Lead Developer
11 145 (4.70%) Architect
11 145 (4.70%) Java Engineer
12 141 (4.57%) Big Data Developer
13 134 (4.34%) JavaScript Developer
14 130 (4.21%) Data Scientist
15 124 (4.02%) Software Developer
16 117 (3.79%) Big Data Engineer
17 102 (3.30%) Senior Java Scala Developer
18 99 (3.21%) Java Software Engineer
19 97 (3.14%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 625 (20.24%) Spring
2 508 (16.45%) AngularJS
3 494 (16.00%) HTML
4 475 (15.38%) Node.js
5 465 (15.06%) Akka
6 458 (14.83%) REST
7 354 (11.46%) Web Services
8 319 (10.33%) Kafka
9 294 (9.52%) CSS
10 284 (9.20%) RESTful
11 273 (8.84%) HTML5
12 269 (8.71%) React
13 260 (8.42%) Play Framework
14 248 (8.03%) Hibernate
15 221 (7.16%) .NET
16 217 (7.03%) JSON
17 147 (4.76%) J2EE
18 143 (4.63%) XML
19 118 (3.82%) JMS
20 116 (3.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 473 (15.32%) Computer Science
2 206 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 180 (5.83%) Mathematics
4 169 (5.47%) Fintech
5 154 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
6 134 (4.34%) Data Structures
7 97 (3.14%) Statistics
8 95 (3.08%) User Experience
9 93 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
10 84 (2.72%) Physics
11 82 (2.66%) Visualisation
12 74 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 67 (2.17%) Derivative
14 65 (2.10%) Artificial Intelligence
15 60 (1.94%) Equities
16 55 (1.78%) Mobile App
17 50 (1.62%) Fixed Income
18 47 (1.52%) Hedge funds
19 42 (1.36%) Blockchain
20 30 (0.97%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 538 (17.42%) Linux
2 162 (5.25%) Unix
3 71 (2.30%) Windows
4 68 (2.20%) Android
5 45 (1.46%) Ubuntu
6 37 (1.20%) Apple iOS
7 19 (0.62%) CentOS
8 6 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.16%) CoreOS
10 4 (0.13%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.097%) Solaris
11 3 (0.097%) Windows Server
12 2 (0.065%) Debian
13 1 (0.032%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.032%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.032%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.032%) VMS
13 1 (0.032%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1775 (57.48%) Agile Software Development
2 981 (31.77%) TDD
3 765 (24.77%) Software Engineering
4 623 (20.17%) Scrum
5 503 (16.29%) Microservices
6 488 (15.80%) BDD
7 470 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
8 454 (14.70%) DevOps
9 404 (13.08%) Analytics
10 387 (12.53%) Open Source
11 355 (11.50%) Functional Programming
12 351 (11.37%) OO
13 274 (8.87%) Kanban
14 253 (8.19%) Machine Learning
15 240 (7.77%) E-Commerce
16 229 (7.42%) Continuous Delivery
17 224 (7.25%) MVC
18 213 (6.90%) Mentoring
19 188 (6.09%) OOP
20 187 (6.06%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2450 (79.34%) Java
2 1020 (33.03%) Python
3 822 (26.62%) JavaScript
4 616 (19.95%) SQL
5 445 (14.41%) Ruby
6 355 (11.50%) C#
7 293 (9.49%) C++
8 266 (8.61%) Groovy
9 248 (8.03%) Clojure
10 198 (6.41%) Go
11 176 (5.70%) Haskell
12 172 (5.57%) R
13 138 (4.47%) PHP
14 122 (3.95%) Bash Shell
15 113 (3.66%) C
16 91 (2.95%) F#
17 71 (2.30%) Erlang
18 63 (2.04%) Perl
18 63 (2.04%) Shell Script
19 55 (1.78%) ES6
Qualifications
1 412 (13.34%) Degree
2 130 (4.21%) PhD
3 94 (3.04%) Security Cleared
4 62 (2.01%) DV Cleared
4 62 (2.01%) SC Cleared
5 12 (0.39%) CISSP
6 11 (0.36%) CISA
6 11 (0.36%) CISM
7 7 (0.23%) Postgraduate
8 3 (0.097%) ISEB
9 2 (0.065%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.065%) CEH
9 2 (0.065%) MCSD
9 2 (0.065%) MCSE
9 2 (0.065%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.032%) ECSA
10 1 (0.032%) GPEN
10 1 (0.032%) OCP
10 1 (0.032%) OSCP
10 1 (0.032%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (4.47%) QA
2 21 (0.68%) Data Quality
3 11 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (0.36%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.29%) SDET
5 5 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (0.13%) Basel III
7 3 (0.097%) SNOMED CT
8 2 (0.065%) GDPR
8 2 (0.065%) SLA
9 1 (0.032%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.032%) MiFID
9 1 (0.032%) WAI
System Software
1 413 (13.37%) Docker
2 88 (2.85%) HDFS
3 32 (1.04%) Apache Flume
4 31 (1.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 20 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
6 18 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (0.45%) VirtualBox
8 9 (0.29%) LXC
9 8 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.13%) GridGain
10 4 (0.13%) Xen
11 2 (0.065%) Active Directory
11 2 (0.065%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.065%) KVM
11 2 (0.065%) Varnish
12 1 (0.032%) GlusterFS
12 1 (0.032%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 205 (6.64%) Puppet
2 141 (4.57%) Kubernetes
3 138 (4.47%) Opscode Chef
4 109 (3.53%) Ansible
5 61 (1.98%) Mesos
6 29 (0.94%) Terraform
7 23 (0.74%) Oozie
8 19 (0.62%) Hadoop YARN
9 15 (0.49%) Nagios
10 14 (0.45%) Consul
11 13 (0.42%) Kibana
12 12 (0.39%) Graphite
13 11 (0.36%) StatsD
14 9 (0.29%) Grafana
14 9 (0.29%) logstash
15 8 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
15 8 (0.26%) Salt
16 7 (0.23%) yum
17 6 (0.19%) Ambari
17 6 (0.19%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 172 (5.57%) Oracle
2 118 (3.82%) Google
3 76 (2.46%) Microsoft
4 62 (2.01%) Atlassian
5 48 (1.55%) MuleSoft
6 41 (1.33%) Splunk
6 41 (1.33%) Tableau
7 38 (1.23%) Cloudera
8 28 (0.91%) Hortonworks
9 24 (0.78%) SaltStack
10 19 (0.62%) VMware
11 18 (0.58%) Facebook
11 18 (0.58%) Twitter
12 16 (0.52%) hybris
13 14 (0.45%) Red Hat
14 12 (0.39%) Actian
14 12 (0.39%) IBM
14 12 (0.39%) New Relic
15 11 (0.36%) Netezza
16 10 (0.32%) Altova
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £150000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £34,000 to £60,000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £60k - 90k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £75,000 to £150,000 per annum Huge bonus potential, uncapped
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + attractive benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Empiric.com
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Up to £60k plus benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37428 - £41173 per annum + allowance + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
East London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare etc
Posted: Yesterday
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: competitive salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £750000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, shares
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Morayshire
Networkers
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + bonus, package
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bens - pens, health + more
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday