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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 194 257 496
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +239
Permanent jobs citing Scala 1652 1332 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.73% 1.22% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.30% 2.36% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1430 1147 483
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%

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
49991 56471 57199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.49% 51.56% 50.68%
Number of salaries quoted 42965 48407 47990
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 28 September 2016 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 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +67 1597 £65,000 +2.76% 243
London +59 1257 £67,500 +3.84% 180
City of London +25 202 £67,500 -3.57% 46
South East +41 88 £52,500 - 12
South West -8 62 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Yorkshire +41 57 £50,000 -20.00% 10
Leeds +43 52 £50,000 -23.07% 4
West Yorkshire +42 52 £50,000 -23.07% 4
East of England +29 45 £55,000 +15.78% 10
Hertfordshire +36 35 £55,000 -18.51% 7
Surrey +34 34 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Bristol -14 31 £55,000 - 3
North West -2 30 £60,000 +20.00% 12
Manchester -5 27 £62,500 +25.00% 8
West Midlands -10 25 £55,000 -26.66% 6
Scotland +30 22 £50,000 -9.09% 1
East Midlands +21 18 £32,500 -12.16% 2
Woking +6 16 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Devon - 16 £50,000 - 1
Milton Keynes +32 15 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire +11 15 £52,500 -
Clapham - 14 £52,500 -
St Albans - 14 £60,000 - 4
Glasgow +17 13 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Exeter - 13 £50,000 -
Cardiff +13 12 £46,500 +6.28% 1
South Wales +8 12 £46,500 +6.28% 4
Wales +4 12 £46,500 +6.28% 4
Canary Wharf +3 12 £72,500 -3.33%
Berkshire +16 11 £50,000 -16.66% 1

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 2587 (83.02%) Java
2 1896 (60.85%) Agile Software Development
3 1140 (36.59%) TDD
4 1004 (32.22%) Python
5 922 (29.59%) Big Data
6 864 (27.73%) Scrum
7 824 (26.44%) Software Engineering
8 821 (26.35%) JavaScript
9 809 (25.96%) NoSQL
10 767 (24.61%) Spring
11 746 (23.94%) Hadoop
12 733 (23.52%) Apache Spark
13 631 (20.25%) MongoDB
14 593 (19.03%) HTML
15 586 (18.81%) AngularJS
16 575 (18.45%) SQL
17 573 (18.39%) Continuous Integration
18 567 (18.20%) BDD
19 558 (17.91%) Node.js
20 535 (17.17%) Apache Cassandra
21 514 (16.50%) Git (software)
22 508 (16.30%) Ruby
23 500 (16.05%) REST
24 494 (15.85%) Open Source
25 492 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
26 482 (15.47%) Jenkins
27 479 (15.37%) Finance
28 474 (15.21%) Degree
29 468 (15.02%) Akka
30 466 (14.96%) Analytics

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
1 733 (23.52%) Apache Spark
2 297 (9.53%) Elasticsearch
3 207 (6.64%) Apache
4 152 (4.88%) Tomcat
5 144 (4.62%) Apache Pig
6 142 (4.56%) Apache Solr
7 72 (2.31%) JBoss
8 70 (2.25%) SAS
9 66 (2.12%) Jetty
10 61 (1.96%) nginx
11 50 (1.60%) Confluence
12 43 (1.38%) CMS
13 41 (1.32%) WildFly
14 33 (1.06%) GlassFish
15 30 (0.96%) Mule
16 27 (0.87%) OpenStack
17 26 (0.83%) WebLogic
18 10 (0.32%) Alfresco
18 10 (0.32%) WebSphere
19 7 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 61 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 35 (1.12%) SPSS
3 14 (0.45%) Mathematica
4 6 (0.19%) Stata
5 3 (0.096%) MS Office
6 1 (0.032%) Gephi
6 1 (0.032%) GIMP
6 1 (0.032%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.032%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (0.32%) ReMetrica
1 10 (0.32%) Sentinel
2 4 (0.13%) Apache OFBiz
3 2 (0.064%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.032%) Magento
4 1 (0.032%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 492 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 112 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 102 (3.27%) SaaS
4 88 (2.82%) GitHub
5 74 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
6 71 (2.28%) Amazon EC2
7 45 (1.44%) Amazon S3
8 39 (1.25%) IaaS
9 38 (1.22%) PaaS
10 30 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
11 22 (0.71%) Amazon EMR
11 22 (0.71%) Slack
12 16 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 16 (0.51%) Google Apps
12 16 (0.51%) Office 365
13 12 (0.39%) Amazon Kinesis
14 11 (0.35%) Amazon ELB
15 9 (0.29%) CloudFront
16 8 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
16 8 (0.26%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 169 (5.42%) HTTP
2 71 (2.28%) Internet
3 18 (0.58%) TCP/IP
4 11 (0.35%) HTTPS
5 10 (0.32%) DNS
6 6 (0.19%) DSL
6 6 (0.19%) LDAP
7 5 (0.16%) Network Security
8 4 (0.13%) IPsec
9 2 (0.064%) ATM
9 2 (0.064%) DVB
9 2 (0.064%) Skype
9 2 (0.064%) SSH
9 2 (0.064%) SSL
10 1 (0.032%) Firewall
10 1 (0.032%) Intranet
10 1 (0.032%) SMTP
10 1 (0.032%) VoIP
10 1 (0.032%) Wireless
10 1 (0.032%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 922 (29.59%) Big Data
2 809 (25.96%) NoSQL
3 746 (23.94%) Hadoop
4 631 (20.25%) MongoDB
5 535 (17.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 333 (10.69%) MySQL
7 268 (8.60%) Apache Hive
8 243 (7.80%) Relational Database
9 198 (6.35%) PostgreSQL
10 166 (5.33%) Neo4j
11 143 (4.59%) HBase
12 136 (4.36%) Redis
13 135 (4.33%) RDBMS
14 111 (3.56%) Data Mining
14 111 (3.56%) SQL Server
15 63 (2.02%) Amazon Redshift
16 47 (1.51%) Impala
17 43 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
18 38 (1.22%) QlikView
19 34 (1.09%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 514 (16.50%) Git (software)
2 482 (15.47%) Jenkins
3 371 (11.91%) Maven
4 301 (9.66%) JUnit
5 202 (6.48%) Cucumber
6 194 (6.23%) JIRA
7 189 (6.07%) Selenium
8 178 (5.71%) Gradle
9 134 (4.30%) Mockito
10 109 (3.50%) Subversion
11 82 (2.63%) Vagrant
12 81 (2.60%) TeamCity
13 71 (2.28%) WebDriver
14 70 (2.25%) IntelliJ
15 69 (2.21%) Hudson
16 57 (1.83%) TestNG
17 53 (1.70%) Gatling
17 53 (1.70%) JBehave
18 52 (1.67%) SoapUI
19 48 (1.54%) Bitbucket
General
1 479 (15.37%) Finance
2 228 (7.32%) Games
3 195 (6.26%) Banking
4 176 (5.65%) Retail
5 123 (3.95%) Advertising
6 113 (3.63%) Investment Banking
6 113 (3.63%) Marketing
7 75 (2.41%) Telecoms
8 67 (2.15%) Law
9 55 (1.77%) Publishing
10 44 (1.41%) Front Office
11 30 (0.96%) Online Betting
12 25 (0.80%) Back Office
12 25 (0.80%) Financial Institution
13 24 (0.77%) Automotive
14 11 (0.35%) Legal
15 8 (0.26%) French Language
15 8 (0.26%) Manufacturing
16 4 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.032%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2052 (65.85%) Developer
2 1263 (40.53%) Java Developer
3 721 (23.14%) Scala Developer
4 639 (20.51%) Senior Developer
5 462 (14.83%) Senior Java Developer
6 422 (13.54%) Java Scala Developer
7 225 (7.22%) Software Engineer
8 219 (7.03%) Lead Developer
9 210 (6.74%) Java Engineer
10 188 (6.03%) Senior Scala Developer
11 153 (4.91%) Architect
12 150 (4.81%) Agile Developer
12 150 (4.81%) Big Data Developer
13 139 (4.46%) JavaScript Developer
14 135 (4.33%) Software Developer
15 117 (3.75%) Data Scientist
16 115 (3.69%) Agile Java Developer
17 110 (3.53%) Java Software Engineer
17 110 (3.53%) Senior Java Scala Developer
18 109 (3.50%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 767 (24.61%) Spring
2 593 (19.03%) HTML
3 586 (18.81%) AngularJS
4 558 (17.91%) Node.js
5 500 (16.05%) REST
6 468 (15.02%) Akka
7 425 (13.64%) Web Services
8 371 (11.91%) HTML5
9 326 (10.46%) CSS
10 285 (9.15%) JSON
11 282 (9.05%) RESTful
12 280 (8.99%) Play Framework
13 278 (8.92%) Hibernate
14 277 (8.89%) .NET
15 265 (8.50%) React
16 245 (7.86%) Kafka
17 233 (7.48%) XML
18 172 (5.52%) Spring MVC
19 157 (5.04%) J2EE
20 149 (4.78%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 455 (14.60%) Computer Science
2 259 (8.31%) Analytical Skills
3 180 (5.78%) Algorithms
4 177 (5.68%) Mathematics
5 139 (4.46%) Fintech
6 116 (3.72%) Visualisation
7 113 (3.63%) Data Structures
8 88 (2.82%) Mobile App
9 87 (2.79%) Statistics
10 74 (2.37%) User Experience
11 72 (2.31%) Artificial Intelligence
12 59 (1.89%) Derivative
13 58 (1.86%) Physics
14 46 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 42 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
16 41 (1.32%) Market Risk
17 38 (1.22%) Equities
18 36 (1.16%) Data Integration
19 34 (1.09%) Digital Media
19 34 (1.09%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 456 (14.63%) Linux
2 170 (5.46%) Unix
3 90 (2.89%) Windows
4 84 (2.70%) Android
5 64 (2.05%) Apple iOS
6 22 (0.71%) Ubuntu
7 17 (0.55%) Mac OS X
8 12 (0.39%) CentOS
9 10 (0.32%) CoreOS
9 10 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.19%) Windows Server
11 3 (0.096%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.064%) VMS
13 1 (0.032%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.032%) Nucleus RTOS
13 1 (0.032%) Solaris
13 1 (0.032%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1896 (60.85%) Agile Software Development
2 1140 (36.59%) TDD
3 864 (27.73%) Scrum
4 824 (26.44%) Software Engineering
5 573 (18.39%) Continuous Integration
6 567 (18.20%) BDD
7 494 (15.85%) Open Source
8 466 (14.96%) Analytics
9 457 (14.67%) DevOps
10 411 (13.19%) OO
11 374 (12.00%) Microservices
12 370 (11.87%) Functional Programming
13 354 (11.36%) MVC
14 327 (10.49%) Kanban
15 304 (9.76%) Machine Learning
16 270 (8.66%) E-Commerce
17 256 (8.22%) Continuous Delivery
18 222 (7.12%) Pair Programming
19 191 (6.13%) OOP
20 183 (5.87%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2587 (83.02%) Java
2 1004 (32.22%) Python
3 821 (26.35%) JavaScript
4 575 (18.45%) SQL
5 508 (16.30%) Ruby
6 389 (12.48%) C#
7 345 (11.07%) Groovy
8 325 (10.43%) C++
9 271 (8.70%) Clojure
10 193 (6.19%) R
11 180 (5.78%) Haskell
12 159 (5.10%) Go
13 155 (4.97%) PHP
14 124 (3.98%) Bash Shell
15 97 (3.11%) C
16 89 (2.86%) F#
17 84 (2.70%) Perl
18 80 (2.57%) Erlang
19 70 (2.25%) OCaml
20 63 (2.02%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 474 (15.21%) Degree
2 133 (4.27%) Security Cleared
3 124 (3.98%) PhD
4 84 (2.70%) DV Cleared
5 76 (2.44%) SC Cleared
6 14 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
7 12 (0.39%) MCSD
7 12 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (0.32%) MCAD
8 10 (0.32%) MCPD
8 10 (0.32%) MCTS
8 10 (0.32%) OCP
9 9 (0.29%) PMI Certification
9 9 (0.29%) PMP
10 6 (0.19%) Postgraduate
11 3 (0.096%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.096%) CISSP
11 3 (0.096%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.064%) CEH
12 2 (0.064%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (3.56%) QA
2 7 (0.22%) Data Quality
2 7 (0.22%) SDET
3 5 (0.16%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.16%) SLA
4 4 (0.13%) Basel III
4 4 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.064%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.032%) WAI
System Software
1 403 (12.93%) Docker
2 111 (3.56%) HDFS
3 54 (1.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 25 (0.80%) Apache Flume
5 12 (0.39%) LXC
5 12 (0.39%) VirtualBox
5 12 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (0.22%) Varnish
8 4 (0.13%) Active Directory
8 4 (0.13%) GridGain
8 4 (0.13%) Xen
9 2 (0.064%) zsh
10 1 (0.032%) etcd
10 1 (0.032%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.032%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.032%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 219 (7.03%) Puppet
2 139 (4.46%) Ansible
3 119 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
4 100 (3.21%) Kubernetes
5 65 (2.09%) Mesos
6 43 (1.38%) Graphite
7 37 (1.19%) Terraform
8 33 (1.06%) Oozie
9 31 (0.99%) Grafana
10 30 (0.96%) Hadoop YARN
11 24 (0.77%) Salt
12 23 (0.74%) Nagios
13 20 (0.64%) Rundeck
14 18 (0.58%) Packer
15 14 (0.45%) Ambari
15 14 (0.45%) Kibana
15 14 (0.45%) logstash
15 14 (0.45%) Uchiwa
16 13 (0.42%) yum
17 10 (0.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 248 (7.96%) Oracle
2 107 (3.43%) Google
3 82 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 74 (2.37%) MuleSoft
5 68 (2.18%) Tableau
6 62 (1.99%) Atlassian
7 55 (1.77%) Cloudera
8 44 (1.41%) Facebook
9 42 (1.35%) Twitter
10 33 (1.06%) SaltStack
11 26 (0.83%) Splunk
12 25 (0.80%) Hortonworks
13 23 (0.74%) SOASTA, Inc
14 21 (0.67%) TIBCO
15 18 (0.58%) Actian
16 17 (0.55%) WSO2
17 16 (0.51%) IBM
17 16 (0.51%) Netezza
17 16 (0.51%) Red Hat
18 15 (0.48%) Rackspace
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