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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 207 277 469
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +192
Permanent jobs citing Scala 1564 1233 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.62% 1.13% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.09% 2.22% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1342 1066 540
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%

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
50592 55650 59541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.54% 50.97% 51.06%
Number of salaries quoted 43802 47492 49926
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 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +71 1509 £65,000 - 204
London +65 1184 £67,500 +3.84% 159
City of London +28 173 £65,000 -7.14% 32
South East +37 89 £53,250 +6.50% 14
South West -2 67 £50,000 -9.09% 7
Yorkshire +47 53 £53,750 -12.24% 4
Leeds +49 47 £60,000 -7.69% 3
West Yorkshire +33 47 £60,000 -4.00% 3
Surrey +39 38 £67,500 +35.00% 4
East of England +21 37 £55,000 +10.00% 11
Bristol -17 33 £53,750 -2.27% 3
North West +29 28 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Hertfordshire +32 27 £55,000 -18.51% 6
Scotland +27 26 £55,000 -8.33% 1
West Midlands -4 24 £57,500 -23.33% 5
Manchester +17 22 £62,500 +25.00% 1
East Midlands +27 21 £45,000 +21.62%
Oxfordshire 0 21 £57,500 +12.19% 1
Glasgow +19 16 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Devon - 16 £50,000 - 1
Exeter - 16 £50,000 - 1
Oxford -1 14 £54,000 +8.00% 1
St Albans - 14 £60,000 - 2
Cardiff +11 12 £43,000 -6.52%
South Wales +9 12 £43,000 -6.52%
Wales +4 12 £43,000 -6.52% 1
Woking -4 12 £50,000 - 3
Gloucestershire - 12 £47,500 - 3
Epsom - 12 £70,000 -
Croydon - 12 £47,750 -

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2494 (83.02%) Java
2 1838 (61.19%) Agile Software Development
3 1084 (36.09%) TDD
4 980 (32.62%) Python
5 899 (29.93%) Big Data
6 863 (28.73%) Scrum
7 825 (27.46%) JavaScript
8 817 (27.20%) Software Engineering
9 767 (25.53%) Spring
10 753 (25.07%) NoSQL
11 731 (24.33%) Hadoop
12 730 (24.30%) Apache Spark
13 600 (19.97%) MongoDB
14 589 (19.61%) HTML
15 564 (18.77%) Continuous Integration
16 557 (18.54%) SQL
17 538 (17.91%) Node.js
18 530 (17.64%) AngularJS
18 530 (17.64%) BDD
19 524 (17.44%) Apache Cassandra
20 503 (16.74%) Open Source
21 491 (16.34%) Git (software)
22 479 (15.95%) Ruby
23 478 (15.91%) Degree
24 476 (15.85%) Analytics
25 468 (15.58%) Amazon AWS
26 467 (15.55%) REST
27 455 (15.15%) Jenkins
27 455 (15.15%) Web Services
28 445 (14.81%) Finance

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
1 730 (24.30%) Apache Spark
2 257 (8.56%) Elasticsearch
3 229 (7.62%) Apache
4 167 (5.56%) Tomcat
5 143 (4.76%) Apache Pig
6 122 (4.06%) Apache Solr
7 84 (2.80%) JBoss
8 66 (2.20%) nginx
8 66 (2.20%) SAS
9 52 (1.73%) Confluence
9 52 (1.73%) Jetty
10 43 (1.43%) CMS
11 40 (1.33%) GlassFish
11 40 (1.33%) WildFly
12 35 (1.17%) Mule
12 35 (1.17%) WebLogic
13 31 (1.03%) OpenStack
14 11 (0.37%) WebSphere
15 10 (0.33%) Liferay
16 9 (0.30%) Magnolia
Applications
1 61 (2.03%) MS Excel
2 26 (0.87%) SPSS
3 14 (0.47%) Mathematica
4 7 (0.23%) Stata
5 3 (0.100%) MS Office
6 2 (0.067%) Gephi
7 1 (0.033%) GIMP
7 1 (0.033%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.033%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (0.37%) ReMetrica
2 10 (0.33%) Sentinel
3 4 (0.13%) Apache OFBiz
4 2 (0.067%) Magento
4 2 (0.067%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 468 (15.58%) Amazon AWS
2 97 (3.23%) SaaS
3 90 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 72 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
4 72 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
5 66 (2.20%) GitHub
6 42 (1.40%) Amazon S3
7 35 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
7 35 (1.17%) PaaS
8 33 (1.10%) IaaS
9 21 (0.70%) Amazon EMR
10 15 (0.50%) Slack
11 13 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 11 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
12 11 (0.37%) Amazon Kinesis
13 10 (0.33%) Google App Engine
13 10 (0.33%) Sumo Logic
14 9 (0.30%) CloudFront
14 9 (0.30%) Google Apps
14 9 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 164 (5.46%) HTTP
2 70 (2.33%) Internet
3 24 (0.80%) TCP/IP
4 13 (0.43%) DNS
5 10 (0.33%) HTTPS
6 6 (0.20%) LDAP
7 5 (0.17%) Network Security
8 4 (0.13%) DSL
8 4 (0.13%) IPsec
9 3 (0.100%) SSH
10 2 (0.067%) DVB
10 2 (0.067%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.067%) SSL
11 1 (0.033%) AMQP
11 1 (0.033%) Intranet
11 1 (0.033%) SMTP
11 1 (0.033%) SNMP
11 1 (0.033%) VoIP
11 1 (0.033%) Wireless
11 1 (0.033%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 899 (29.93%) Big Data
2 753 (25.07%) NoSQL
3 731 (24.33%) Hadoop
4 600 (19.97%) MongoDB
5 524 (17.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 324 (10.79%) MySQL
7 275 (9.15%) Apache Hive
8 225 (7.49%) Relational Database
9 186 (6.19%) PostgreSQL
10 175 (5.83%) Neo4j
11 139 (4.63%) RDBMS
12 137 (4.56%) Redis
13 136 (4.53%) HBase
14 114 (3.79%) Data Mining
15 107 (3.56%) SQL Server
16 61 (2.03%) Amazon Redshift
17 48 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
18 47 (1.56%) Impala
19 35 (1.17%) OrientDB
19 35 (1.17%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 491 (16.34%) Git (software)
2 455 (15.15%) Jenkins
3 363 (12.08%) Maven
4 310 (10.32%) JUnit
5 203 (6.76%) Cucumber
6 190 (6.32%) Selenium
7 171 (5.69%) Gradle
8 170 (5.66%) JIRA
9 132 (4.39%) Mockito
10 106 (3.53%) Subversion
11 83 (2.76%) Vagrant
12 82 (2.73%) Hudson
13 79 (2.63%) TeamCity
14 73 (2.43%) WebDriver
15 57 (1.90%) IntelliJ
16 54 (1.80%) Bitbucket
16 54 (1.80%) TestNG
17 53 (1.76%) JBehave
18 50 (1.66%) SoapUI
19 49 (1.63%) Gatling
General
1 445 (14.81%) Finance
2 232 (7.72%) Games
3 181 (6.03%) Retail
4 161 (5.36%) Banking
5 106 (3.53%) Marketing
6 100 (3.33%) Advertising
7 98 (3.26%) Investment Banking
8 93 (3.10%) Telecoms
9 60 (2.00%) Law
10 38 (1.26%) Online Betting
10 38 (1.26%) Publishing
11 30 (1.00%) Front Office
12 26 (0.87%) Financial Institution
13 18 (0.60%) Back Office
14 16 (0.53%) Automotive
15 10 (0.33%) Legal
16 8 (0.27%) Manufacturing
17 5 (0.17%) French Language
18 1 (0.033%) Retail Banking
18 1 (0.033%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 1948 (64.85%) Developer
2 1211 (40.31%) Java Developer
3 687 (22.87%) Scala Developer
4 582 (19.37%) Senior Developer
5 423 (14.08%) Senior Java Developer
6 419 (13.95%) Java Scala Developer
7 232 (7.72%) Software Engineer
8 227 (7.56%) Lead Developer
9 204 (6.79%) Java Engineer
10 180 (5.99%) Architect
11 176 (5.86%) Senior Scala Developer
12 153 (5.09%) JavaScript Developer
13 150 (4.99%) Agile Developer
14 144 (4.79%) Big Data Developer
15 129 (4.29%) Software Developer
16 120 (3.99%) Data Scientist
17 117 (3.89%) Lead Java Developer
18 111 (3.70%) Agile Java Developer
19 107 (3.56%) Senior Java Scala Developer
20 103 (3.43%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 767 (25.53%) Spring
2 589 (19.61%) HTML
3 538 (17.91%) Node.js
4 530 (17.64%) AngularJS
5 467 (15.55%) REST
6 455 (15.15%) Web Services
7 418 (13.91%) Akka
8 379 (12.62%) HTML5
9 313 (10.42%) CSS
10 290 (9.65%) JSON
11 286 (9.52%) Hibernate
11 286 (9.52%) RESTful
12 257 (8.56%) .NET
12 257 (8.56%) Play Framework
13 251 (8.36%) XML
14 240 (7.99%) Kafka
15 239 (7.96%) React
16 180 (5.99%) J2EE
17 168 (5.59%) Spring MVC
18 166 (5.53%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 419 (13.95%) Computer Science
2 256 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
3 184 (6.13%) Mathematics
4 176 (5.86%) Algorithms
5 131 (4.36%) Fintech
6 126 (4.19%) Visualisation
7 98 (3.26%) Data Structures
8 96 (3.20%) Mobile App
9 85 (2.83%) Statistics
10 69 (2.30%) Artificial Intelligence
11 67 (2.23%) User Experience
12 60 (2.00%) Derivative
13 55 (1.83%) Physics
14 50 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
15 47 (1.56%) Online Games
16 42 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 36 (1.20%) Blockchain
18 34 (1.13%) Digital Media
19 33 (1.10%) Data Integration
20 32 (1.07%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 428 (14.25%) Linux
2 174 (5.79%) Unix
3 100 (3.33%) Windows
4 82 (2.73%) Android
5 76 (2.53%) Apple iOS
6 21 (0.70%) Mac OS X
7 13 (0.43%) CentOS
7 13 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (0.43%) Ubuntu
8 10 (0.33%) CoreOS
9 7 (0.23%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.100%) FreeBSD
11 2 (0.067%) VMS
12 1 (0.033%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.033%) Nucleus RTOS
12 1 (0.033%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1838 (61.19%) Agile Software Development
2 1084 (36.09%) TDD
3 863 (28.73%) Scrum
4 817 (27.20%) Software Engineering
5 564 (18.77%) Continuous Integration
6 530 (17.64%) BDD
7 503 (16.74%) Open Source
8 476 (15.85%) Analytics
9 442 (14.71%) DevOps
10 397 (13.22%) OO
11 348 (11.58%) Functional Programming
12 347 (11.55%) MVC
13 342 (11.38%) Microservices
14 320 (10.65%) Kanban
15 300 (9.99%) Machine Learning
16 282 (9.39%) E-Commerce
17 247 (8.22%) Continuous Delivery
18 215 (7.16%) Pair Programming
19 189 (6.29%) Mentoring
20 182 (6.06%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2494 (83.02%) Java
2 980 (32.62%) Python
3 825 (27.46%) JavaScript
4 557 (18.54%) SQL
5 479 (15.95%) Ruby
6 384 (12.78%) C#
7 327 (10.89%) C++
8 325 (10.82%) Groovy
9 295 (9.82%) Clojure
10 187 (6.23%) R
11 167 (5.56%) Haskell
12 155 (5.16%) Go
13 151 (5.03%) PHP
14 115 (3.83%) Bash Shell
15 106 (3.53%) Perl
16 99 (3.30%) C
17 89 (2.96%) Erlang
18 79 (2.63%) F#
19 73 (2.43%) OCaml
20 63 (2.10%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 478 (15.91%) Degree
2 130 (4.33%) PhD
2 130 (4.33%) Security Cleared
3 78 (2.60%) DV Cleared
4 68 (2.26%) SC Cleared
5 14 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
6 13 (0.43%) MCSD
6 13 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (0.37%) MCAD
7 11 (0.37%) MCPD
7 11 (0.37%) MCTS
8 10 (0.33%) OCP
8 10 (0.33%) PMI Certification
8 10 (0.33%) PMP
9 4 (0.13%) Postgraduate
10 3 (0.100%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.100%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.067%) CEH
11 2 (0.067%) MCSE
12 1 (0.033%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (3.56%) QA
2 5 (0.17%) Data Quality
2 5 (0.17%) SDET
2 5 (0.17%) SLA
3 3 (0.100%) MiFID
3 3 (0.100%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.033%) Basel III
4 1 (0.033%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.033%) WAI
System Software
1 374 (12.45%) Docker
2 114 (3.79%) HDFS
3 65 (2.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 29 (0.97%) Apache Flume
5 14 (0.47%) VirtualBox
6 13 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (0.37%) LXC
8 7 (0.23%) Varnish
9 6 (0.20%) Xen
10 5 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (0.13%) Active Directory
12 2 (0.067%) zsh
13 1 (0.033%) etcd
13 1 (0.033%) GridGain
13 1 (0.033%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 207 (6.89%) Puppet
2 128 (4.26%) Ansible
3 103 (3.43%) Opscode Chef
4 93 (3.10%) Kubernetes
5 69 (2.30%) Mesos
6 43 (1.43%) Graphite
7 36 (1.20%) Terraform
8 34 (1.13%) Oozie
9 32 (1.07%) Hadoop YARN
10 30 (1.00%) Grafana
11 28 (0.93%) Nagios
12 27 (0.90%) Salt
13 21 (0.70%) Packer
14 20 (0.67%) Rundeck
15 17 (0.57%) yum
16 15 (0.50%) Ambari
16 15 (0.50%) Uchiwa
17 13 (0.43%) BladeLogic
17 13 (0.43%) Control-M
17 13 (0.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 259 (8.62%) Oracle
2 94 (3.13%) Google
3 77 (2.56%) MuleSoft
4 76 (2.53%) Microsoft
5 74 (2.46%) Tableau
6 59 (1.96%) Cloudera
7 49 (1.63%) Atlassian
8 46 (1.53%) Facebook
9 43 (1.43%) Twitter
10 35 (1.17%) SaltStack
11 25 (0.83%) Hortonworks
11 25 (0.83%) Splunk
12 23 (0.77%) TIBCO
13 22 (0.73%) SOASTA, Inc
14 20 (0.67%) IBM
14 20 (0.67%) webMethods
15 18 (0.60%) WSO2
16 16 (0.53%) Actian
16 16 (0.53%) Netezza
16 16 (0.53%) Rackspace
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Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
JM
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £68000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £84000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 75,000 + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Empiric.com
Salary: Negotiable + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension and healthcare
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum base.
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens - pens, health + more
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum base plus package!
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Staffordshire
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Salary: £35k - 65k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
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London
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