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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 341 349 505
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +156
Permanent jobs citing Scala 876 907 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.79% 0.76% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.55% 1.44% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 741 760 393
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +11.76%

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
56401 63031 59912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.98% 52.50% 53.35%
Number of salaries quoted 47932 53204 51477
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 April 2015 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 April 2015. 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 +11 832 £60,000 - 124
London +13 687 £62,500 +4.16% 93
City of London +42 154 £62,500 - 42
South East +4 54 £45,000 -2.70% 7
Bristol +27 33 £58,750 +6.81% 4
South West +5 33 £58,750 +30.55% 4
Oxfordshire +16 19 £47,500 +18.75% 2
North West +18 17 £67,500 +17.39% 7
Manchester +15 16 £63,750 -12.06% 6
Oxford +6 16 £47,500 +18.75% 2
South Wales -8 14 £28,500 -45.71% 1
Wales -8 14 £28,500 -45.71% 1
West Midlands -14 14 £61,250 -15.51% 1
East of England +24 12 £55,000 +44.73% 2
Cardiff -6 12 £28,500 -45.71% 1
Brighton +5 11 £36,000 -17.71% 1
East Sussex -7 11 £36,000 -17.71% 1
Staffordshire - 11 £60,000 -
Surrey +4 9 £55,000 - 3
Berkshire -19 9 £52,500 -19.23%
Cambridge +19 8 £50,000 +31.57%
Cambridgeshire +16 8 £50,000 +31.57%
Newcastle upon Tyne -19 8 £30,000 -6.05% 2
Tyne and Wear -21 8 £30,000 -6.05% 2
North East -22 8 £30,000 -6.05% 2
Brentford - 8 £65,000 - 1
Newbury +14 7 £52,500 -20.75%
Hampshire - 5 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £60,000 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £58,750 -

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 1311 (86.36%) Java
2 786 (51.78%) Agile Software Development
3 523 (34.45%) TDD
4 405 (26.68%) JavaScript
5 395 (26.02%) Spring
6 370 (24.37%) Big Data
7 348 (22.92%) Python
8 338 (22.27%) SQL
9 333 (21.94%) Hadoop
10 330 (21.74%) NoSQL
11 320 (21.08%) Linux
12 309 (20.36%) Software Engineering
13 306 (20.16%) HTML
14 301 (19.83%) Git (software)
15 289 (19.04%) MongoDB
16 286 (18.84%) Finance
17 285 (18.77%) Web Services
18 284 (18.71%) Scrum
19 263 (17.33%) Degree
20 251 (16.53%) Open Source
21 245 (16.14%) BDD
21 245 (16.14%) OO
22 244 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
23 241 (15.88%) CSS
24 227 (14.95%) Ruby
25 225 (14.82%) C#
26 217 (14.30%) Functional Programming
27 215 (14.16%) RESTful
28 213 (14.03%) Computer Science
29 207 (13.64%) E-Commerce

Scala
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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
1 185 (12.19%) Node.js
2 123 (8.10%) Apache Spark
3 100 (6.59%) Apache
4 87 (5.73%) Elasticsearch
5 85 (5.60%) Tomcat
6 56 (3.69%) Apache Solr
7 42 (2.77%) Apache Pig
8 39 (2.57%) CMS
9 38 (2.50%) OpenStack
10 37 (2.44%) SAS
11 27 (1.78%) nginx
11 27 (1.78%) JBoss
12 19 (1.25%) Cloud Foundry
13 16 (1.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 13 (0.86%) Jetty
14 13 (0.86%) Mule
15 12 (0.79%) Oracle Coherence
15 12 (0.79%) IIS
16 10 (0.66%) Confluence
17 8 (0.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (1.71%) Weka
2 11 (0.72%) SPSS
3 8 (0.53%) Mathematica
3 8 (0.53%) MS Office
4 4 (0.26%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.066%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.40%) Bond Adapt
2 1 (0.066%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 180 (11.86%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (2.90%) Google Cloud Platform
3 39 (2.57%) SaaS
4 35 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
5 27 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 27 (1.78%) PaaS
6 22 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
7 17 (1.12%) Google App Engine
8 16 (1.05%) GitHub
9 15 (0.99%) Amazon S3
10 13 (0.86%) Heroku
11 11 (0.72%) Amazon EMR
12 10 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
12 10 (0.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 9 (0.59%) IaaS
14 8 (0.53%) HP Helion
14 8 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
15 7 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
16 6 (0.40%) Sumo Logic
16 6 (0.40%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 113 (7.44%) HTTP
2 66 (4.35%) Internet
3 33 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 12 (0.79%) DNS
5 9 (0.59%) DSL
6 6 (0.40%) Broadband
7 5 (0.33%) Firewall
8 4 (0.26%) AMQP
9 3 (0.20%) Skype
9 3 (0.20%) FTP
10 2 (0.13%) VPN
10 2 (0.13%) SSH
10 2 (0.13%) SSL
10 2 (0.13%) LDAP
11 1 (0.066%) Network Security
11 1 (0.066%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 370 (24.37%) Big Data
2 333 (21.94%) Hadoop
3 330 (21.74%) NoSQL
4 289 (19.04%) MongoDB
5 176 (11.59%) Apache Cassandra
6 132 (8.70%) Relational Database
7 117 (7.71%) MySQL
8 82 (5.40%) Redis
9 74 (4.87%) Apache Hive
10 73 (4.81%) RDBMS
11 66 (4.35%) HBase
12 57 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
13 54 (3.56%) SQL Server
14 48 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
15 43 (2.83%) Data Mining
16 42 (2.77%) Impala
17 39 (2.57%) Mahout
18 32 (2.11%) Couchbase
19 31 (2.04%) CouchDB
20 25 (1.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 301 (19.83%) Git (software)
2 172 (11.33%) Maven
3 164 (10.80%) Jenkins
4 116 (7.64%) JUnit
5 69 (4.55%) Cucumber
6 59 (3.89%) Selenium
7 56 (3.69%) Ant
8 54 (3.56%) JIRA
9 52 (3.43%) Subversion
10 50 (3.29%) Mockito
11 49 (3.23%) Mercurial
12 46 (3.03%) Hudson
13 32 (2.11%) TestNG
14 27 (1.78%) WebDriver
15 26 (1.71%) Eclipse
15 26 (1.71%) Gradle
16 22 (1.45%) Spock
17 20 (1.32%) RSpec
18 19 (1.25%) Talend Open Studio
19 18 (1.19%) JBehave
General
1 286 (18.84%) Finance
2 94 (6.19%) Banking
3 75 (4.94%) Front Office
4 68 (4.48%) Games
5 65 (4.28%) Retail
6 57 (3.75%) Telecoms
6 57 (3.75%) Marketing
7 33 (2.17%) Financial Institution
8 28 (1.84%) Advertising
9 27 (1.78%) Investment Banking
10 16 (1.05%) Legal
10 16 (1.05%) Online Betting
11 15 (0.99%) Automotive
11 15 (0.99%) Law
12 11 (0.72%) Manufacturing
13 10 (0.66%) Back Office
14 9 (0.59%) Publishing
15 4 (0.26%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.26%) Electronics
16 3 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 995 (65.55%) Developer
2 615 (40.51%) Java Developer
3 257 (16.93%) Senior Developer
4 191 (12.58%) Scala Developer
5 178 (11.73%) Senior Java Developer
6 114 (7.51%) Software Engineer
7 75 (4.94%) Software Developer
8 69 (4.55%) Data Scientist
9 68 (4.48%) Architect
10 43 (2.83%) C# Developer
11 31 (2.04%) C# .NET Developer
12 26 (1.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 25 (1.65%) Programmer
13 25 (1.65%) Full Stack Developer
14 24 (1.58%) Senior Software Engineer
14 24 (1.58%) Java Software Developer
14 24 (1.58%) Technical Leader
15 23 (1.52%) Lead Developer
16 22 (1.45%) DevOps Engineer
17 21 (1.38%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 395 (26.02%) Spring
2 306 (20.16%) HTML
3 285 (18.77%) Web Services
4 241 (15.88%) CSS
5 215 (14.16%) RESTful
6 199 (13.11%) Hibernate
7 173 (11.40%) REST
8 158 (10.41%) XML
9 152 (10.01%) J2EE
10 145 (9.55%) HTML5
11 143 (9.42%) .NET
11 143 (9.42%) JSON
12 142 (9.35%) Akka
13 122 (8.04%) jQuery
14 112 (7.38%) Play Framework
15 99 (6.52%) AngularJS
16 93 (6.13%) SOAP
17 67 (4.41%) CSS3
18 65 (4.28%) Grails
19 62 (4.08%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 251 (16.53%) Open Source
2 213 (14.03%) Computer Science
3 124 (8.17%) Algorithms
4 86 (5.67%) Mathematics
5 79 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
6 66 (4.35%) Derivative
7 61 (4.02%) Data Structures
8 43 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
9 35 (2.31%) Equities
10 31 (2.04%) Grid Computing
11 30 (1.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 30 (1.98%) Equity Derivative
11 30 (1.98%) Mobile App
12 27 (1.78%) Fixed Income
13 26 (1.71%) Statistics
13 26 (1.71%) Physics
14 22 (1.45%) Hedge funds
15 20 (1.32%) User Experience
16 19 (1.25%) Data Integration
17 18 (1.19%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 320 (21.08%) Linux
2 170 (11.20%) UNIX
3 80 (5.27%) Windows
3 80 (5.27%) Apple iOS
4 62 (4.08%) Android
5 28 (1.84%) Mac OS X
6 17 (1.12%) CentOS
7 10 (0.66%) Debian
8 9 (0.59%) Ubuntu
8 9 (0.59%) Solaris
8 9 (0.59%) CoreOS
9 2 (0.13%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.066%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 786 (51.78%) Agile Software Development
2 523 (34.45%) TDD
3 309 (20.36%) Software Engineering
4 284 (18.71%) Scrum
5 245 (16.14%) OO
5 245 (16.14%) BDD
6 244 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
7 217 (14.30%) Functional Programming
8 207 (13.64%) E-Commerce
9 199 (13.11%) MVC
10 162 (10.67%) Multithreading
11 141 (9.29%) Analytics
12 136 (8.96%) MapReduce
13 131 (8.63%) Pair Programming
14 119 (7.84%) DevOps
15 117 (7.71%) Continuous Delivery
16 85 (5.60%) Mentoring
17 76 (5.01%) SOA
18 75 (4.94%) Kanban
19 72 (4.74%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1311 (86.36%) Java
2 405 (26.68%) JavaScript
3 348 (22.92%) Python
4 338 (22.27%) SQL
5 227 (14.95%) Ruby
6 225 (14.82%) C#
7 189 (12.45%) C++
8 160 (10.54%) Clojure
9 155 (10.21%) Groovy
10 104 (6.85%) Haskell
11 98 (6.46%) Erlang
12 97 (6.39%) F#
13 80 (5.27%) C
14 77 (5.07%) Perl
14 77 (5.07%) PHP
15 73 (4.81%) Bash Shell
16 72 (4.74%) Go
17 64 (4.22%) R
18 31 (2.04%) OCaml
18 31 (2.04%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 263 (17.33%) Degree
2 60 (3.95%) PhD
3 11 (0.72%) ISEB
4 8 (0.53%) Sun Certification
5 6 (0.40%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.066%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.066%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (3.89%) QA
2 8 (0.53%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.066%) Data Quality
System Software
1 59 (3.89%) Docker
2 36 (2.37%) HDFS
3 20 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.79%) Xen
4 12 (0.79%) LXC
5 9 (0.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 8 (0.53%) VirtualBox
7 7 (0.46%) Platform Symphony
7 7 (0.46%) KVM
8 4 (0.26%) iptables
9 3 (0.20%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.13%) Varnish
10 2 (0.13%) Squid
11 1 (0.066%) vSphere
11 1 (0.066%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 102 (6.72%) Puppet
2 99 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (3.23%) Ansible
4 17 (1.12%) Salt
5 16 (1.05%) Kubernetes
6 14 (0.92%) Vagrant
7 11 (0.72%) ZABBIX
8 10 (0.66%) Nagios
8 10 (0.66%) Capistrano
9 9 (0.59%) Hadoop YARN
10 7 (0.46%) logstash
11 6 (0.40%) MOM
11 6 (0.40%) Graphite
12 5 (0.33%) yum
13 4 (0.26%) CFEngine
13 4 (0.26%) Mesos
14 3 (0.20%) Oozie
14 3 (0.20%) StatsD
15 2 (0.13%) Pingdom
15 2 (0.13%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 138 (9.09%) Oracle
2 80 (5.27%) Google
3 45 (2.96%) Microsoft
4 41 (2.70%) Teradata
5 29 (1.91%) hybris
6 28 (1.84%) Cloudera
7 24 (1.58%) VMware
8 19 (1.25%) Informatica
8 19 (1.25%) Talend
9 18 (1.19%) Twitter
9 18 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
9 18 (1.19%) Ab Initio
10 17 (1.12%) Rackspace
11 15 (0.99%) FatWire
11 15 (0.99%) Endeca
11 15 (0.99%) Cognos
12 14 (0.92%) Facebook
13 13 (0.86%) Sybase
14 11 (0.72%) Tableau
15 10 (0.66%) Vertica
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