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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 268 410 486
Rank change year-on-year
+142 +76
Permanent jobs citing Scala 1196 695 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.10% 0.60% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.14% 1.16% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1028 605 404
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.50%

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
55900 59998 56973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.19% 51.51% 52.54%
Number of salaries quoted 47623 50833 48860
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +159 1162 £62,500 +4.16% 178
London +110 894 £65,000 +8.33% 134
City of London +80 212 £70,000 +12.00% 34
South West +50 74 £55,000 +37.50% 9
Bristol - 70 £55,000 - 7
South East +37 68 £50,000 -9.09% 14
Yorkshire +25 36 £54,000 +30.90% 4
West Yorkshire +28 33 £53,000 +28.48% 2
Surrey +14 33 £50,000 -9.09% 2
East of England +12 30 £50,000 +11.11% 3
West Midlands -4 25 £80,000 +45.45% 1
Leeds +24 22 £65,000 +57.57% 2
Cambridge +32 20 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Cambridgeshire +19 20 £47,500 +5.55% 2
North West +5 17 £60,000 -11.11% 6
Guildford +9 15 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Woking - 15 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire +10 14 £51,250 +76.72% 3
Staffordshire +6 13 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Manchester +8 12 £70,000 +3.70% 2
Warwickshire -8 12 £80,000 +39.13%
Brentford - 12 £72,500 - 1
Oxford -2 11 £50,000 +72.41% 3
Scotland -2 11 £60,000 +26.98% 3
Hertfordshire -5 10 £67,500 +50.00% 1
Warwick - 10 £80,000 -
Berkshire +3 9 £27,500 -57.69% 7
Tyne and Wear +1 9 £60,000 - 1
North East -2 9 £60,000 - 1
Glasgow +2 8 £60,000 +26.31% 2

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 1719 (83.00%) Java
2 1078 (52.05%) Agile Software Development
3 669 (32.30%) JavaScript
4 656 (31.68%) TDD
5 608 (29.36%) Python
6 517 (24.96%) Spring
7 509 (24.58%) Software Engineering
8 495 (23.90%) SQL
9 473 (22.84%) Big Data
10 468 (22.60%) HTML
10 468 (22.60%) MongoDB
11 453 (21.87%) Linux
12 450 (21.73%) Hadoop
13 424 (20.47%) Git (software)
14 423 (20.42%) Scrum
15 416 (20.09%) NoSQL
16 376 (18.16%) Finance
17 356 (17.19%) CSS
18 354 (17.09%) Web Services
19 346 (16.71%) Amazon AWS
20 334 (16.13%) Apache Cassandra
21 331 (15.98%) Degree
22 328 (15.84%) Continuous Integration
22 328 (15.84%) Open Source
23 321 (15.50%) C#
24 310 (14.97%) Functional Programming
25 291 (14.05%) Clojure
26 289 (13.95%) REST
26 289 (13.95%) OO
27 288 (13.91%) C++

Scala
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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
1 279 (13.47%) Node.js
2 264 (12.75%) Apache Spark
3 210 (10.14%) Elasticsearch
4 161 (7.77%) Apache
5 141 (6.81%) Tomcat
6 110 (5.31%) Apache Solr
7 91 (4.39%) Apache Pig
8 79 (3.81%) OpenStack
9 55 (2.66%) JBoss
10 50 (2.41%) SAS
10 50 (2.41%) Cloud Foundry
11 36 (1.74%) nginx
12 32 (1.55%) CMS
13 30 (1.45%) Confluence
14 21 (1.01%) Jetty
15 19 (0.92%) GlassFish
16 16 (0.77%) Oracle Coherence
17 15 (0.72%) IIS
18 13 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 10 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (1.01%) Mathematica
2 15 (0.72%) Weka
2 15 (0.72%) SPSS
3 7 (0.34%) MS Excel
4 5 (0.24%) MS Office
5 3 (0.14%) CPLEX
6 2 (0.097%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.048%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.048%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 5 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.048%) Bond Adapt
2 1 (0.048%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 346 (16.71%) Amazon AWS
2 116 (5.60%) Google Cloud Platform
3 91 (4.39%) SaaS
4 46 (2.22%) PaaS
4 46 (2.22%) IaaS
5 44 (2.12%) Google App Engine
5 44 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
6 35 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
7 24 (1.16%) Sumo Logic
8 22 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
9 21 (1.01%) GitHub
10 20 (0.97%) HP Helion
11 16 (0.77%) Amazon S3
12 15 (0.72%) Amazon EMR
12 15 (0.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 13 (0.63%) OpenShift
14 12 (0.58%) Heroku
15 11 (0.53%) Google Analytics
16 9 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
17 7 (0.34%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 185 (8.93%) HTTP
2 102 (4.93%) Internet
3 39 (1.88%) TCP/IP
4 28 (1.35%) DNS
5 17 (0.82%) LDAP
5 17 (0.82%) AMQP
6 12 (0.58%) Broadband
7 7 (0.34%) Firewall
8 6 (0.29%) DSL
9 5 (0.24%) Extranet
9 5 (0.24%) Intranet
10 4 (0.19%) Skype
11 3 (0.14%) SAN
11 3 (0.14%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.097%) SSL
12 2 (0.097%) FTP
12 2 (0.097%) VPN
12 2 (0.097%) SSH
12 2 (0.097%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 473 (22.84%) Big Data
2 468 (22.60%) MongoDB
3 450 (21.73%) Hadoop
4 416 (20.09%) NoSQL
5 334 (16.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 241 (11.64%) MySQL
7 240 (11.59%) Relational Database
8 166 (8.02%) Redis
9 147 (7.10%) Apache Hive
10 130 (6.28%) PostgreSQL
11 125 (6.04%) HBase
12 122 (5.89%) RDBMS
13 83 (4.01%) SQL Server
14 59 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
15 40 (1.93%) Data Mining
16 39 (1.88%) Couchbase
17 37 (1.79%) Riak
18 33 (1.59%) CouchDB
19 30 (1.45%) Impala
20 29 (1.40%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 424 (20.47%) Git (software)
2 265 (12.80%) Jenkins
3 256 (12.36%) Maven
4 164 (7.92%) JUnit
5 101 (4.88%) Subversion
6 91 (4.39%) JIRA
7 85 (4.10%) Hudson
8 80 (3.86%) Ant
9 71 (3.43%) Mockito
10 67 (3.24%) Gradle
11 65 (3.14%) Selenium
12 57 (2.75%) Mercurial
12 57 (2.75%) Cucumber
13 55 (2.66%) Artifactory
14 45 (2.17%) TestNG
15 41 (1.98%) WebDriver
16 37 (1.79%) Eclipse
17 33 (1.59%) Grunt
18 28 (1.35%) JBehave
19 25 (1.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 376 (18.16%) Finance
2 166 (8.02%) Banking
3 122 (5.89%) Front Office
4 93 (4.49%) Retail
5 74 (3.57%) Games
6 71 (3.43%) Telecoms
7 66 (3.19%) Investment Banking
7 66 (3.19%) Marketing
8 38 (1.83%) Advertising
9 30 (1.45%) Financial Institution
10 22 (1.06%) Legal
11 19 (0.92%) Law
12 14 (0.68%) Back Office
13 8 (0.39%) Automotive
14 7 (0.34%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.24%) Publishing
15 5 (0.24%) Online Betting
16 4 (0.19%) Billing
16 4 (0.19%) Electronics
17 2 (0.097%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1438 (69.44%) Developer
2 787 (38.00%) Java Developer
3 379 (18.30%) Senior Developer
4 291 (14.05%) Scala Developer
5 243 (11.73%) Senior Java Developer
6 204 (9.85%) Software Engineer
7 128 (6.18%) Architect
8 85 (4.10%) Software Developer
9 65 (3.14%) Senior Software Engineer
10 60 (2.90%) Lead Developer
11 58 (2.80%) Data Scientist
12 53 (2.56%) Big Data Developer
13 51 (2.46%) JavaScript Developer
14 44 (2.12%) Java Architect
14 44 (2.12%) C# Developer
15 41 (1.98%) Technical Leader
16 37 (1.79%) AWS Developer
17 34 (1.64%) Java Software Engineer
18 33 (1.59%) Programmer
18 33 (1.59%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 517 (24.96%) Spring
2 468 (22.60%) HTML
3 356 (17.19%) CSS
4 354 (17.09%) Web Services
5 289 (13.95%) REST
6 278 (13.42%) Hibernate
7 256 (12.36%) RESTful
8 255 (12.31%) AngularJS
9 247 (11.93%) HTML5
10 218 (10.53%) JSON
11 216 (10.43%) jQuery
12 215 (10.38%) Akka
13 198 (9.56%) XML
14 194 (9.37%) J2EE
15 183 (8.84%) .NET
16 175 (8.45%) Play Framework
17 111 (5.36%) Spring MVC
18 107 (5.17%) JMS
19 102 (4.93%) Java EE
20 101 (4.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 265 (12.80%) Computer Science
2 187 (9.03%) Algorithms
3 145 (7.00%) Mathematics
4 126 (6.08%) Derivative
5 125 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
6 103 (4.97%) Data Structures
7 76 (3.67%) Fixed Income
8 72 (3.48%) Equities
9 64 (3.09%) Visualisation
10 50 (2.41%) Statistics
11 48 (2.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 43 (2.08%) Mobile App
13 42 (2.03%) Equity Derivative
14 36 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
14 36 (1.74%) Digital Media
15 33 (1.59%) Physics
16 31 (1.50%) Replication
17 30 (1.45%) User Experience
18 29 (1.40%) Hedge funds
19 25 (1.21%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 453 (21.87%) Linux
2 240 (11.59%) UNIX
3 100 (4.83%) Windows
4 85 (4.10%) Apple iOS
5 65 (3.14%) Android
6 36 (1.74%) CoreOS
7 32 (1.55%) Mac OS X
8 14 (0.68%) CentOS
9 8 (0.39%) Debian
9 8 (0.39%) Ubuntu
10 7 (0.34%) Windows 8
10 7 (0.34%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.19%) Solaris
12 3 (0.14%) AIX
13 2 (0.097%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.097%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.097%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.097%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1078 (52.05%) Agile Software Development
2 656 (31.68%) TDD
3 509 (24.58%) Software Engineering
4 423 (20.42%) Scrum
5 328 (15.84%) Continuous Integration
5 328 (15.84%) Open Source
6 310 (14.97%) Functional Programming
7 289 (13.95%) OO
8 281 (13.57%) BDD
9 263 (12.70%) Analytics
10 231 (11.15%) E-Commerce
11 229 (11.06%) MVC
12 198 (9.56%) DevOps
13 194 (9.37%) Multithreading
14 163 (7.87%) Pair Programming
15 157 (7.58%) Mentoring
16 149 (7.19%) Continuous Delivery
17 126 (6.08%) SDLC
17 126 (6.08%) SOA
18 114 (5.50%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1719 (83.00%) Java
2 669 (32.30%) JavaScript
3 608 (29.36%) Python
4 495 (23.90%) SQL
5 321 (15.50%) C#
6 291 (14.05%) Clojure
7 288 (13.91%) C++
8 283 (13.66%) Ruby
9 201 (9.71%) Groovy
10 146 (7.05%) Haskell
11 141 (6.81%) Go
12 128 (6.18%) Perl
13 126 (6.08%) Erlang
14 119 (5.75%) PHP
15 111 (5.36%) F#
15 111 (5.36%) R
16 105 (5.07%) Bash Shell
17 85 (4.10%) C
18 40 (1.93%) MATLAB
19 39 (1.88%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 331 (15.98%) Degree
2 50 (2.41%) PhD
3 13 (0.63%) OCP
3 13 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
4 12 (0.58%) Security Cleared
5 11 (0.53%) ISEB
6 9 (0.43%) Sun Certification
7 5 (0.24%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (2.08%) QA
2 21 (1.01%) COBIT
3 8 (0.39%) EMIR
3 8 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
4 5 (0.24%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.19%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.097%) SLA
7 1 (0.048%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 150 (7.24%) Docker
2 74 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (2.85%) HDFS
4 40 (1.93%) LXC
5 37 (1.79%) Xen
6 26 (1.26%) VirtualBox
7 20 (0.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 19 (0.92%) KVM
9 9 (0.43%) Platform Symphony
10 8 (0.39%) Apache Flume
11 6 (0.29%) Varnish
11 6 (0.29%) iptables
12 2 (0.097%) Squid
12 2 (0.097%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 158 (7.63%) Puppet
2 145 (7.00%) Opscode Chef
3 79 (3.81%) Ansible
4 47 (2.27%) Salt
5 45 (2.17%) Vagrant
6 40 (1.93%) Nagios
7 34 (1.64%) Kubernetes
8 30 (1.45%) ZABBIX
9 20 (0.97%) Mesos
10 15 (0.72%) Oozie
11 14 (0.68%) Apache Shiro
12 12 (0.58%) Capistrano
13 10 (0.48%) MOM
14 9 (0.43%) Hadoop YARN
15 7 (0.34%) StatsD
16 6 (0.29%) CFEngine
17 5 (0.24%) logstash
18 4 (0.19%) Pingdom
18 4 (0.19%) Graphite
19 2 (0.097%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 284 (13.71%) Oracle
2 162 (7.82%) Google
3 78 (3.77%) VMware
4 71 (3.43%) Microsoft
5 47 (2.27%) Rackspace
6 42 (2.03%) SaltStack
7 39 (1.88%) IBM
8 38 (1.83%) Cloudera
9 37 (1.79%) Splunk
10 35 (1.69%) hybris
11 29 (1.40%) New Relic
11 29 (1.40%) Sybase
11 29 (1.40%) Teradata
12 28 (1.35%) Twitter
13 22 (1.06%) Informatica
14 21 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
15 20 (0.97%) HP
16 19 (0.92%) Ab Initio
17 17 (0.82%) Netezza
17 17 (0.82%) Talend
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £28000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, 25 days, pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Ability Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + negotiable benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £57,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Group
Posted: Yesterday