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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 329 332 519
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +187
Permanent jobs citing Scala 927 973 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.86% 0.80% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.67% 1.52% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 779 818 378
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,350 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%

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
55582 64023 57773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.43% 52.80% 53.03%
Number of salaries quoted 47296 54663 49736
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 £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 May 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 28 May 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 +20 897 £60,000 - 138
London +19 711 £62,500 - 109
City of London +39 157 £68,750 +10.00% 41
South West +47 54 £55,000 +22.22% 11
South East 0 53 £50,000 - 4
Bristol +44 49 £50,000 -21.56% 10
North West +11 24 £55,000 -18.51% 4
Manchester +8 19 £55,000 -24.13% 4
West Midlands +12 16 £75,000 +3.44% 2
Surrey +31 15 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Brentford - 14 £72,500 - 2
East of England +27 13 £60,000 +25.65% 3
Oxfordshire +2 12 £52,500 +75.00% 2
South Wales -10 11 £28,000 -46.66% 1
Wales -15 11 £28,000 -46.66% 1
Yorkshire +16 10 £53,000 +14.59% 1
Oxford +4 10 £52,500 +52.17% 2
Berkshire -4 10 £52,500 -25.00%
Brighton +13 9 £36,000 -17.71% 1
Newbury +4 9 £52,500 -4.54%
East Sussex +4 9 £36,000 -17.71% 1
Cardiff -11 9 £28,000 -46.66% 1
Cambridge +25 8 £50,000 +31.57% 1
Cambridgeshire +16 8 £50,000 +31.57% 1
Staffordshire - 8 £70,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +19 7 £50,750 +9.72% 1
Warwickshire -3 7 £75,000 - 1
North East -15 6 £47,500 +48.74% 4
Tyne and Wear -15 6 £47,500 +48.74% 4
Hampshire +8 5 £40,000 -27.27%

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 1408 (85.96%) Java
2 860 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
3 566 (34.55%) TDD
4 480 (29.30%) JavaScript
5 401 (24.48%) Python
6 398 (24.30%) Spring
7 386 (23.57%) Big Data
8 369 (22.53%) Linux
9 368 (22.47%) Software Engineering
10 366 (22.34%) NoSQL
11 360 (21.98%) SQL
12 355 (21.67%) Git (software)
13 354 (21.61%) MongoDB
14 351 (21.43%) Hadoop
15 349 (21.31%) HTML
16 325 (19.84%) Scrum
17 290 (17.70%) Finance
18 285 (17.40%) Web Services
19 269 (16.42%) CSS
20 267 (16.30%) BDD
21 264 (16.12%) Open Source
22 246 (15.02%) Continuous Integration
23 243 (14.84%) Ruby
23 243 (14.84%) C#
23 243 (14.84%) OO
24 242 (14.77%) Degree
25 234 (14.29%) E-Commerce
26 229 (13.98%) Functional Programming
27 223 (13.61%) Amazon AWS
28 221 (13.49%) Apache Cassandra

Scala
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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
1 221 (13.49%) Node.js
2 147 (8.97%) Apache Spark
3 116 (7.08%) Elasticsearch
4 102 (6.23%) Apache
5 88 (5.37%) Tomcat
6 75 (4.58%) Apache Solr
7 60 (3.66%) Apache Pig
8 47 (2.87%) OpenStack
9 41 (2.50%) SAS
10 35 (2.14%) JBoss
11 33 (2.01%) CMS
12 31 (1.89%) Cloud Foundry
13 24 (1.47%) nginx
14 20 (1.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 19 (1.16%) Jetty
16 16 (0.98%) Confluence
17 14 (0.85%) IIS
18 13 (0.79%) Oracle Coherence
19 8 (0.49%) Mule
20 7 (0.43%) MQSeries
Applications
1 21 (1.28%) Weka
2 10 (0.61%) Mathematica
2 10 (0.61%) SPSS
3 7 (0.43%) MS Office
4 3 (0.18%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.061%) CPLEX
5 1 (0.061%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.37%) Bond Adapt
2 1 (0.061%) Magento
2 1 (0.061%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 223 (13.61%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (3.42%) Google Cloud Platform
3 51 (3.11%) SaaS
4 37 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
5 30 (1.83%) PaaS
6 23 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
7 22 (1.34%) Google App Engine
7 22 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
8 21 (1.28%) IaaS
9 15 (0.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 14 (0.85%) Amazon S3
10 14 (0.85%) Heroku
11 13 (0.79%) GitHub
12 11 (0.67%) Amazon EMR
12 11 (0.67%) Sumo Logic
13 10 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
14 9 (0.55%) Amazon ELB
15 8 (0.49%) HP Helion
16 7 (0.43%) Google Analytics
16 7 (0.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 140 (8.55%) HTTP
2 77 (4.70%) Internet
3 34 (2.08%) TCP/IP
4 15 (0.92%) DNS
5 10 (0.61%) Broadband
6 9 (0.55%) LDAP
7 8 (0.49%) AMQP
7 8 (0.49%) DSL
8 7 (0.43%) Firewall
9 3 (0.18%) Extranet
9 3 (0.18%) Intranet
9 3 (0.18%) Skype
10 2 (0.12%) FTP
10 2 (0.12%) VPN
10 2 (0.12%) SSL
10 2 (0.12%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.12%) SSH
11 1 (0.061%) Network Security
11 1 (0.061%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 386 (23.57%) Big Data
2 366 (22.34%) NoSQL
3 354 (21.61%) MongoDB
4 351 (21.43%) Hadoop
5 221 (13.49%) Apache Cassandra
6 175 (10.68%) Relational Database
7 150 (9.16%) MySQL
8 104 (6.35%) Redis
9 99 (6.04%) Apache Hive
10 84 (5.13%) RDBMS
11 83 (5.07%) HBase
12 75 (4.58%) PostgreSQL
13 67 (4.09%) SQL Server
14 60 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
15 40 (2.44%) Impala
16 36 (2.20%) Couchbase
16 36 (2.20%) Data Mining
17 34 (2.08%) Mahout
18 32 (1.95%) CouchDB
19 28 (1.71%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 355 (21.67%) Git (software)
2 188 (11.48%) Jenkins
3 187 (11.42%) Maven
4 138 (8.42%) JUnit
5 77 (4.70%) Subversion
6 73 (4.46%) Cucumber
7 68 (4.15%) Selenium
8 63 (3.85%) JIRA
9 60 (3.66%) Ant
10 54 (3.30%) Mockito
10 54 (3.30%) Mercurial
11 48 (2.93%) Hudson
12 38 (2.32%) Gradle
12 38 (2.32%) TestNG
13 35 (2.14%) WebDriver
14 28 (1.71%) Artifactory
15 27 (1.65%) Talend Open Studio
16 26 (1.59%) Eclipse
17 24 (1.47%) JBehave
18 22 (1.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 290 (17.70%) Finance
2 95 (5.80%) Banking
3 79 (4.82%) Retail
4 73 (4.46%) Games
5 72 (4.40%) Front Office
6 57 (3.48%) Telecoms
7 48 (2.93%) Marketing
8 34 (2.08%) Financial Institution
9 32 (1.95%) Investment Banking
10 30 (1.83%) Advertising
11 17 (1.04%) Online Betting
11 17 (1.04%) Law
11 17 (1.04%) Legal
12 15 (0.92%) Automotive
13 11 (0.67%) Manufacturing
14 9 (0.55%) Back Office
15 5 (0.31%) Electronics
15 5 (0.31%) Publishing
16 4 (0.24%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.18%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 1066 (65.08%) Developer
2 642 (39.19%) Java Developer
3 288 (17.58%) Senior Developer
4 202 (12.33%) Scala Developer
5 197 (12.03%) Senior Java Developer
6 142 (8.67%) Software Engineer
7 83 (5.07%) Architect
8 67 (4.09%) Software Developer
9 59 (3.60%) Data Scientist
10 38 (2.32%) C# Developer
10 38 (2.32%) Senior Software Engineer
11 32 (1.95%) Lead Developer
12 31 (1.89%) Technical Leader
13 30 (1.83%) Full Stack Developer
13 30 (1.83%) C# .NET Developer
14 28 (1.71%) Java Architect
15 26 (1.59%) Java Software Engineer
15 26 (1.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 24 (1.47%) Senior Full Stack Developer
16 24 (1.47%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 398 (24.30%) Spring
2 349 (21.31%) HTML
3 285 (17.40%) Web Services
4 269 (16.42%) CSS
5 210 (12.82%) RESTful
6 205 (12.52%) Hibernate
7 202 (12.33%) REST
8 180 (10.99%) HTML5
9 174 (10.62%) J2EE
10 157 (9.58%) Akka
11 156 (9.52%) .NET
12 154 (9.40%) jQuery
13 153 (9.34%) JSON
14 152 (9.28%) XML
15 145 (8.85%) AngularJS
16 119 (7.26%) Play Framework
17 84 (5.13%) SOAP
18 82 (5.01%) Grails
19 79 (4.82%) Spring MVC
20 74 (4.52%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 195 (11.90%) Computer Science
2 117 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 90 (5.49%) Mathematics
4 87 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
5 78 (4.76%) Derivative
6 74 (4.52%) Data Structures
7 47 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
8 41 (2.50%) Equities
9 35 (2.14%) Equity Derivative
10 33 (2.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 31 (1.89%) Fixed Income
11 31 (1.89%) Grid Computing
12 29 (1.77%) Statistics
13 27 (1.65%) Visualisation
14 25 (1.53%) Physics
15 22 (1.34%) Mobile App
16 20 (1.22%) Replication
17 19 (1.16%) Neural Network
17 19 (1.16%) Mobile Payment
18 17 (1.04%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 369 (22.53%) Linux
2 187 (11.42%) UNIX
3 88 (5.37%) Windows
4 74 (4.52%) Apple iOS
5 54 (3.30%) Android
6 36 (2.20%) Mac OS X
7 15 (0.92%) CoreOS
8 11 (0.67%) CentOS
8 11 (0.67%) Debian
9 9 (0.55%) Ubuntu
10 8 (0.49%) Solaris
11 2 (0.12%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.061%) AIX
12 1 (0.061%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.061%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 860 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 566 (34.55%) TDD
3 368 (22.47%) Software Engineering
4 325 (19.84%) Scrum
5 267 (16.30%) BDD
6 264 (16.12%) Open Source
7 246 (15.02%) Continuous Integration
8 243 (14.84%) OO
9 234 (14.29%) E-Commerce
10 229 (13.98%) Functional Programming
11 201 (12.27%) MVC
12 168 (10.26%) Analytics
13 167 (10.20%) Multithreading
14 150 (9.16%) DevOps
15 144 (8.79%) Pair Programming
16 131 (8.00%) MapReduce
16 131 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
17 99 (6.04%) Kanban
18 96 (5.86%) Mentoring
19 81 (4.95%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1408 (85.96%) Java
2 480 (29.30%) JavaScript
3 401 (24.48%) Python
4 360 (21.98%) SQL
5 243 (14.84%) Ruby
5 243 (14.84%) C#
6 207 (12.64%) C++
7 191 (11.66%) Clojure
8 164 (10.01%) Groovy
9 114 (6.96%) Haskell
10 109 (6.65%) Erlang
11 100 (6.11%) F#
12 95 (5.80%) Go
13 93 (5.68%) Perl
14 84 (5.13%) Bash Shell
15 83 (5.07%) PHP
16 81 (4.95%) C
17 77 (4.70%) R
18 31 (1.89%) Shell Script
18 31 (1.89%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 242 (14.77%) Degree
2 52 (3.17%) PhD
3 14 (0.85%) ISEB
4 7 (0.43%) OCP
4 7 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (0.31%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.24%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.18%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.18%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.061%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (3.30%) QA
2 8 (0.49%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.18%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.18%) EMIR
3 3 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.061%) SLA
System Software
1 81 (4.95%) Docker
2 41 (2.50%) HDFS
3 33 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (1.04%) Xen
4 17 (1.04%) LXC
5 13 (0.79%) VirtualBox
5 13 (0.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 10 (0.61%) Platform Symphony
7 7 (0.43%) Apache Flume
7 7 (0.43%) KVM
8 6 (0.37%) iptables
9 3 (0.18%) Varnish
10 2 (0.12%) Squid
11 1 (0.061%) vSphere
11 1 (0.061%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 118 (7.20%) Puppet
2 108 (6.59%) Opscode Chef
3 55 (3.36%) Ansible
4 21 (1.28%) Kubernetes
4 21 (1.28%) Salt
5 20 (1.22%) Vagrant
6 18 (1.10%) ZABBIX
6 18 (1.10%) Nagios
7 14 (0.85%) Oozie
8 8 (0.49%) MOM
9 7 (0.43%) Capistrano
9 7 (0.43%) Mesos
9 7 (0.43%) logstash
10 6 (0.37%) Graphite
10 6 (0.37%) Hadoop YARN
10 6 (0.37%) CFEngine
11 5 (0.31%) StatsD
12 4 (0.24%) Pingdom
13 2 (0.12%) Ganglia
14 1 (0.061%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 175 (10.68%) Oracle
2 91 (5.56%) Google
3 49 (2.99%) Teradata
4 41 (2.50%) Microsoft
5 37 (2.26%) VMware
5 37 (2.26%) hybris
6 32 (1.95%) Cloudera
7 28 (1.71%) Informatica
8 27 (1.65%) Talend
9 26 (1.59%) Ab Initio
10 23 (1.40%) Twitter
11 22 (1.34%) Rackspace
12 19 (1.16%) Netezza
13 18 (1.10%) Sybase
14 17 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
14 17 (1.04%) RainStor
14 17 (1.04%) New Relic
15 16 (0.98%) SaltStack
16 15 (0.92%) Endeca
16 15 (0.92%) FatWire
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Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Posted: 6 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
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Salary: £90000 - £115000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
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Salary: £40,000 to £57,500
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
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Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne And Wear
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Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + excellent benefits & equity
Posted: Yesterday