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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 427 424 498
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +74
Permanent jobs citing Scala 622 563 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.54% 0.53% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.06% 1.01% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 528 480 390
Average salary £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
58663 55981 62708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.08% 52.71% 53.68%
Number of salaries quoted 49173 48137 55014
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -12 583 £57,500 -8.00% 77
London -29 445 £60,000 -4.00% 57
City of London +9 107 £62,500 -3.84% 21
South East -9 58 £53,750 +13.15% 6
East of England +16 31 £45,000 - 2
Surrey +17 24 £47,500 +5.55% 1
West Midlands - 17 £55,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 17 £45,000 -
Scotland -6 15 £44,500 -15.23% 6
Hertfordshire +3 14 £45,000 - 2
Berkshire -2 13 £65,000 +13.04% 3
Cambridge - 13 £45,000 -
Staffordshire - 13 £55,000 - 2
South West -12 12 £40,000 - 3
Guildford - 12 £47,500 -
Dorset - 12 £40,000 - 1
Poole - 11 £40,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 10 £55,000 - 2
Oxfordshire +1 9 £29,000 -3.33%
Manchester -3 9 £32,500 -15.03% 2
Glasgow -15 9 £47,500 -13.63% 2
North West -19 9 £32,500 -15.03% 3
Southampton - 7 £32,500 - 1
Hampshire - 7 £32,500 - 1
Oxford -4 6 £29,000 -17.14%
Edinburgh -4 6 £42,000 -11.11% 2
Wales - 6 £27,500 - 4
Newbury - 5 £62,500 -
Slough - 5 £72,500 -
Canary Wharf -3 4 £96,250 -3.75%

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1381 (87.41%) Java
2 492 (31.14%) JavaScript
3 490 (31.01%) TDD
4 468 (29.62%) Python
5 441 (27.91%) Computer Science
6 429 (27.15%) Software Engineering
7 410 (25.95%) OO
8 403 (25.51%) Agile Software Development
9 385 (24.37%) Spring
10 382 (24.18%) HTML
11 367 (23.23%) Big Data
12 359 (22.72%) C#
13 358 (22.66%) Linux
14 330 (20.89%) Degree
15 322 (20.38%) MongoDB
16 303 (19.18%) Hadoop
17 296 (18.73%) NoSQL
18 286 (18.10%) Scrum
19 277 (17.53%) Open Source
20 270 (17.09%) Finance
21 267 (16.90%) Continuous Integration
22 258 (16.33%) CSS
23 251 (15.89%) Multithreading
24 242 (15.32%) Ruby
25 241 (15.25%) XML
25 241 (15.25%) C++
26 230 (14.56%) SQL
27 213 (13.48%) Git (software)
28 208 (13.16%) J2EE
29 207 (13.10%) Functional Programming

Scala
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 134 (8.48%) Node.js
2 122 (7.72%) Tomcat
3 65 (4.11%) Apache
4 57 (3.61%) CMS
5 53 (3.35%) Elasticsearch
6 41 (2.59%) Confluence
7 40 (2.53%) Apache Solr
8 38 (2.41%) Alfresco
9 30 (1.90%) Mule
10 28 (1.77%) GlassFish
10 28 (1.77%) Apache Pig
11 27 (1.71%) Liferay
12 21 (1.33%) Adobe CQ
13 18 (1.14%) FileNet
13 18 (1.14%) LiveCycle
14 17 (1.08%) Oracle Coherence
15 15 (0.95%) WebSphere
15 15 (0.95%) Jetty
16 12 (0.76%) Escenic
17 8 (0.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 54 (3.42%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.32%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 68 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (3.86%) GitHub
3 22 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
4 19 (1.20%) SaaS
5 15 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (0.89%) Amazon S3
7 7 (0.44%) Heroku
8 6 (0.38%) Amazon EMR
9 5 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.25%) PaaS
10 4 (0.25%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.063%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.063%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.063%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 137 (8.67%) HTTP
2 46 (2.91%) Internet
3 22 (1.39%) TCP/IP
4 11 (0.70%) SSL
5 8 (0.51%) AMQP
6 4 (0.25%) Wireshark
6 4 (0.25%) 3G
6 4 (0.25%) 4G
7 3 (0.19%) Firewall
7 3 (0.19%) SSH
7 3 (0.19%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.13%) DNS
8 2 (0.13%) DSL
8 2 (0.13%) Multicast
9 1 (0.063%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.063%) X.509
9 1 (0.063%) Intranet
9 1 (0.063%) DHCP
9 1 (0.063%) IPv4
9 1 (0.063%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 367 (23.23%) Big Data
2 322 (20.38%) MongoDB
3 303 (19.18%) Hadoop
4 296 (18.73%) NoSQL
5 154 (9.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 144 (9.11%) MySQL
7 108 (6.84%) Relational Database
8 86 (5.44%) Redis
9 84 (5.32%) SQL Server
10 66 (4.18%) Mahout
11 53 (3.35%) Apache Hive
12 44 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 39 (2.47%) HBase
14 38 (2.41%) RDBMS
15 36 (2.28%) Data Mining
16 30 (1.90%) BigTable
17 24 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
18 20 (1.27%) Cognos Impromptu
19 19 (1.20%) CouchDB
20 16 (1.01%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 213 (13.48%) Git (software)
2 178 (11.27%) Jenkins
3 147 (9.30%) Maven
4 116 (7.34%) JUnit
5 110 (6.96%) Subversion
6 97 (6.14%) JIRA
7 81 (5.13%) Ant
8 72 (4.56%) Eclipse
9 50 (3.16%) Mercurial
10 46 (2.91%) Selenium
11 44 (2.78%) Cucumber
12 33 (2.09%) Hudson
13 29 (1.84%) Gradle
14 24 (1.52%) IntelliJ
15 23 (1.46%) WebDriver
16 14 (0.89%) NUnit
16 14 (0.89%) Mockito
17 12 (0.76%) Bugzilla
18 11 (0.70%) TestNG
18 11 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 270 (17.09%) Finance
2 199 (12.59%) Games
3 110 (6.96%) Banking
4 87 (5.51%) Front Office
5 65 (4.11%) Telecoms
6 62 (3.92%) Advertising
7 44 (2.78%) Retail
8 42 (2.66%) Marketing
9 41 (2.59%) Investment Banking
10 40 (2.53%) Publishing
11 35 (2.22%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.51%) Legal
13 7 (0.44%) Back Office
14 5 (0.32%) Law
15 4 (0.25%) German Language
15 4 (0.25%) Italian Language
15 4 (0.25%) Turkish Language
15 4 (0.25%) Billing
16 2 (0.13%) International Banking
17 1 (0.063%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1044 (66.08%) Developer
2 551 (34.87%) Java Developer
3 164 (10.38%) Software Engineer
4 159 (10.06%) Senior Developer
5 152 (9.62%) Scala Developer
6 138 (8.73%) Software Developer
7 115 (7.28%) Senior Java Developer
8 86 (5.44%) Programmer
9 67 (4.24%) Data Scientist
10 62 (3.92%) Web Developer
11 48 (3.04%) Graduate
12 47 (2.97%) JavaScript Developer
13 46 (2.91%) Statistician
13 46 (2.91%) Architect
14 45 (2.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 45 (2.85%) Java Programmer
15 42 (2.66%) C# Developer
16 39 (2.47%) Team Leader
16 39 (2.47%) Research Engineer
17 38 (2.41%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 385 (24.37%) Spring
2 382 (24.18%) HTML
3 258 (16.33%) CSS
4 241 (15.25%) XML
5 208 (13.16%) J2EE
6 199 (12.59%) Hibernate
7 183 (11.58%) REST
8 179 (11.33%) HTML5
9 175 (11.08%) RESTful
10 174 (11.01%) Web Services
11 172 (10.89%) jQuery
12 162 (10.25%) JSON
13 126 (7.97%) Play Framework
14 111 (7.03%) AngularJS
15 98 (6.20%) .NET
16 97 (6.14%) SOAP
17 90 (5.70%) CSS3
18 75 (4.75%) Akka
19 73 (4.62%) Spring MVC
20 70 (4.43%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 441 (27.91%) Computer Science
2 277 (17.53%) Open Source
3 151 (9.56%) Mathematics
4 86 (5.44%) Artificial Intelligence
5 84 (5.32%) Physics
6 52 (3.29%) Mobile App
7 47 (2.97%) Derivative
8 41 (2.59%) Hedge funds
9 39 (2.47%) Social Network
9 39 (2.47%) Online Games
10 33 (2.09%) Digital Media
11 30 (1.90%) Equity Derivative
12 29 (1.84%) Visualisation
13 28 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 28 (1.77%) Credit Risk
14 27 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
15 26 (1.65%) Blog
15 26 (1.65%) BBC
16 24 (1.52%) Equities
16 24 (1.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 358 (22.66%) Linux
2 187 (11.84%) UNIX
3 107 (6.77%) Android
4 94 (5.95%) Apple iOS
5 55 (3.48%) Windows
6 33 (2.09%) Ubuntu
7 28 (1.77%) Solaris
8 25 (1.58%) Debian
8 25 (1.58%) CentOS
9 10 (0.63%) Mac OS X
10 8 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.25%) Fedora
12 3 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (0.19%) zOS
13 2 (0.13%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.063%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.063%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.063%) VMS
14 1 (0.063%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.063%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 490 (31.01%) TDD
2 429 (27.15%) Software Engineering
3 410 (25.95%) OO
4 403 (25.51%) Agile Software Development
5 286 (18.10%) Scrum
6 267 (16.90%) Continuous Integration
7 251 (15.89%) Multithreading
8 207 (13.10%) Functional Programming
9 199 (12.59%) MVC
10 153 (9.68%) MapReduce
11 147 (9.30%) BDD
12 140 (8.86%) DevOps
13 133 (8.42%) E-Commerce
14 126 (7.97%) OOP
15 124 (7.85%) Pair Programming
16 118 (7.47%) Analytics
17 109 (6.90%) SOA
18 102 (6.46%) Unit Testing
19 79 (5.00%) Web Development
20 78 (4.94%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1381 (87.41%) Java
2 492 (31.14%) JavaScript
3 468 (29.62%) Python
4 359 (22.72%) C#
5 242 (15.32%) Ruby
6 241 (15.25%) C++
7 230 (14.56%) SQL
8 182 (11.52%) Clojure
9 143 (9.05%) Groovy
10 118 (7.47%) F#
11 110 (6.96%) Erlang
12 103 (6.52%) PHP
13 96 (6.08%) Perl
14 85 (5.38%) R
15 80 (5.06%) Bash Shell
16 79 (5.00%) C
17 76 (4.81%) Haskell
18 69 (4.37%) MATLAB
19 50 (3.16%) Shell Script
20 45 (2.85%) Golang
Qualifications
1 330 (20.89%) Degree
2 119 (7.53%) PhD
3 8 (0.51%) Security Cleared
4 7 (0.44%) Sun Certification
5 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.063%) MBCS
6 1 (0.063%) OCPJWCD
6 1 (0.063%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.063%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (3.86%) QA
2 10 (0.63%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.38%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.063%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (0.51%) Docker
2 4 (0.25%) VirtualBox
3 3 (0.19%) zsh
3 3 (0.19%) HDFS
4 2 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.13%) Varnish
5 1 (0.063%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 117 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
2 105 (6.65%) Puppet
3 26 (1.65%) YUM
4 21 (1.33%) logstash
5 10 (0.63%) Ansible
6 6 (0.38%) Capistrano
6 6 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.38%) Vagrant
7 4 (0.25%) Nagios
8 3 (0.19%) Ganglia
8 3 (0.19%) collectd
8 3 (0.19%) MOM
9 1 (0.063%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.063%) Salt
9 1 (0.063%) Kibana
9 1 (0.063%) Graylog2
9 1 (0.063%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 122 (7.72%) Oracle
2 95 (6.01%) Microsoft
3 60 (3.80%) Google
4 48 (3.04%) Adobe
5 41 (2.59%) Twitter
6 26 (1.65%) Panasonic
7 25 (1.58%) Facebook
8 24 (1.52%) IBM
9 23 (1.46%) GigaSpaces
10 19 (1.20%) JBoss
11 17 (1.08%) Atlassian
12 16 (1.01%) Sybase
12 16 (1.01%) hybris
12 16 (1.01%) Cloudera
13 14 (0.89%) Endeca
13 14 (0.89%) FatWire
14 9 (0.57%) Red Hat
14 9 (0.57%) TIBCO
15 7 (0.44%) Sitecore
15 7 (0.44%) EPiServer
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Excellent benefits pacakge
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Steria
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Salary: From £20,000 to £50,000 per annum Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Bens + Bonus + FE Car
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Full Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Scotland
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bens - pens, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits and Bonuses -)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago