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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 364 360 483
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +123
Permanent jobs citing Scala 793 808 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.74% 0.72% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.45% 1.37% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 681 676 386
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
54555 59078 58476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.70% 52.77% 53.73%
Number of salaries quoted 46394 49674 50295
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 £67,500 £64,300 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +10 745 £60,000 - 151
London +9 617 £62,500 +4.16% 111
City of London +48 150 £60,000 -0.82% 35
South East -22 45 £47,500 -5.00% 19
Bristol +23 29 £45,000 -18.18% 5
South West -6 29 £45,000 - 5
Oxfordshire +17 16 £47,500 +18.75% 7
South Wales -2 16 £30,000 -29.41% 4
Wales -6 16 £30,000 -40.00% 4
North West +13 15 £55,000 -4.34% 7
Cardiff +3 15 £43,750 +34.61% 3
Oxford +22 14 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Manchester +20 14 £55,000 -24.13% 5
East Sussex -12 10 £36,000 -17.71% 1
West Midlands -19 10 £55,000 -24.13% 1
East of England +5 9 £50,000 +31.57% 2
Cambridgeshire +13 8 £50,000 +31.57% 2
Cambridge +12 8 £50,000 +31.57% 2
Staffordshire - 8 £55,000 -
Surrey -3 7 £55,000 - 2
Brighton -15 7 £36,000 -17.71%
Berkshire -22 6 £56,250 +7.14% 1
Glasgow -1 5 £42,500 -10.05% 1
North East -13 5 £45,000 +40.91% 4
Scotland -15 5 £42,500 -10.05% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -18 5 £45,000 +40.91% 4
Tyne and Wear -23 5 £45,000 +40.91% 4
Newbury +14 4 £52,500 -20.75% 1
Hampshire +4 4 £40,000 -20.00% 8
Northamptonshire - 4 £68,750 - 1

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1238 (87.31%) Java
2 724 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
3 502 (35.40%) TDD
4 367 (25.88%) Spring
5 364 (25.67%) JavaScript
6 353 (24.89%) Big Data
7 326 (22.99%) NoSQL
8 322 (22.71%) SQL
9 313 (22.07%) Python
10 310 (21.86%) Linux
11 306 (21.58%) Hadoop
12 286 (20.17%) HTML
13 281 (19.82%) Software Engineering
14 263 (18.55%) Scrum
15 260 (18.34%) Web Services
16 259 (18.27%) Finance
17 256 (18.05%) Continuous Integration
18 253 (17.84%) MongoDB
19 252 (17.77%) Open Source
20 249 (17.56%) Git (software)
21 240 (16.93%) Degree
22 229 (16.15%) OO
23 224 (15.80%) CSS
24 214 (15.09%) Computer Science
25 212 (14.95%) BDD
26 211 (14.88%) RESTful
26 211 (14.88%) Ruby
27 200 (14.10%) Functional Programming
28 197 (13.89%) C#
29 192 (13.54%) Hibernate

Scala
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 158 (11.14%) Node.js
2 92 (6.49%) Apache Spark
3 87 (6.14%) Tomcat
4 86 (6.06%) Apache
5 74 (5.22%) Elasticsearch
6 48 (3.39%) Apache Solr
7 39 (2.75%) Apache Pig
7 39 (2.75%) SAS
8 38 (2.68%) CMS
9 29 (2.05%) OpenStack
10 27 (1.90%) nginx
11 26 (1.83%) JBoss
12 15 (1.06%) Mule
12 15 (1.06%) Adobe CQ
13 13 (0.92%) Confluence
14 12 (0.85%) Jetty
14 12 (0.85%) Oracle Coherence
15 10 (0.71%) WebLogic
16 9 (0.63%) IIS
17 8 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 32 (2.26%) Weka
2 11 (0.78%) SPSS
3 9 (0.63%) MS Office
4 8 (0.56%) MS Excel
5 6 (0.42%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.071%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.42%) Bond Adapt
2 5 (0.35%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.071%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 73 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (2.89%) SaaS
3 35 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
4 29 (2.05%) PaaS
5 28 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
6 23 (1.62%) Google Cloud Platform
7 20 (1.41%) GitHub
8 19 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (0.99%) Amazon S3
10 13 (0.92%) Google App Engine
10 13 (0.92%) Heroku
11 10 (0.71%) Amazon EMR
12 9 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
13 7 (0.49%) Amazon ELB
13 7 (0.49%) HP Helion
13 7 (0.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 5 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
15 3 (0.21%) Route 53
16 2 (0.14%) Google Compute Engine
16 2 (0.14%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 90 (6.35%) HTTP
2 51 (3.60%) Internet
3 28 (1.97%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.28%) DNS
4 4 (0.28%) Broadband
4 4 (0.28%) DSL
5 3 (0.21%) SSH
5 3 (0.21%) FTP
6 2 (0.14%) AMQP
6 2 (0.14%) 4G
6 2 (0.14%) Firewall
6 2 (0.14%) IPsec
6 2 (0.14%) 3G
6 2 (0.14%) IPv6
6 2 (0.14%) 3GPP
6 2 (0.14%) SMTP
6 2 (0.14%) SNMP
7 1 (0.071%) SSL
7 1 (0.071%) VPN
7 1 (0.071%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 353 (24.89%) Big Data
2 326 (22.99%) NoSQL
3 306 (21.58%) Hadoop
4 253 (17.84%) MongoDB
5 131 (9.24%) Apache Cassandra
6 100 (7.05%) Relational Database
7 91 (6.42%) MySQL
8 65 (4.58%) Apache Hive
9 61 (4.30%) RDBMS
10 57 (4.02%) Redis
11 54 (3.81%) HBase
12 49 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
13 45 (3.17%) Data Mining
14 44 (3.10%) SQL Server
14 44 (3.10%) Impala
15 42 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
16 41 (2.89%) Mahout
17 28 (1.97%) Couchbase
18 23 (1.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 22 (1.55%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 249 (17.56%) Git (software)
2 152 (10.72%) Jenkins
3 151 (10.65%) Maven
4 94 (6.63%) JUnit
5 59 (4.16%) Cucumber
6 55 (3.88%) Ant
7 54 (3.81%) Selenium
8 48 (3.39%) JIRA
9 44 (3.10%) Mercurial
10 42 (2.96%) Subversion
11 41 (2.89%) Mockito
11 41 (2.89%) Hudson
12 27 (1.90%) Eclipse
13 22 (1.55%) TestNG
13 22 (1.55%) Spock
14 21 (1.48%) WebDriver
14 21 (1.48%) Gradle
15 18 (1.27%) Talend Open Studio
16 17 (1.20%) RSpec
17 13 (0.92%) Artifactory
General
1 259 (18.27%) Finance
2 79 (5.57%) Banking
3 66 (4.65%) Front Office
4 62 (4.37%) Games
5 56 (3.95%) Telecoms
5 56 (3.95%) Retail
6 54 (3.81%) Marketing
7 34 (2.40%) Financial Institution
8 25 (1.76%) Investment Banking
9 22 (1.55%) Advertising
10 15 (1.06%) Automotive
10 15 (1.06%) Legal
10 15 (1.06%) Online Betting
11 11 (0.78%) Manufacturing
11 11 (0.78%) Publishing
12 9 (0.63%) Law
13 8 (0.56%) Back Office
14 4 (0.28%) Electronics
14 4 (0.28%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 937 (66.08%) Developer
2 571 (40.27%) Java Developer
3 240 (16.93%) Senior Developer
4 176 (12.41%) Scala Developer
5 163 (11.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 103 (7.26%) Software Engineer
7 78 (5.50%) Software Developer
8 74 (5.22%) Data Scientist
9 65 (4.58%) Architect
10 39 (2.75%) C# Developer
11 28 (1.97%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 28 (1.97%) C# .NET Developer
12 26 (1.83%) Programmer
13 24 (1.69%) Senior Software Engineer
14 23 (1.62%) Full Stack Developer
15 22 (1.55%) Analyst
15 22 (1.55%) Java Software Developer
16 21 (1.48%) Lead Developer
16 21 (1.48%) Senior Full Stack Developer
16 21 (1.48%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 367 (25.88%) Spring
2 286 (20.17%) HTML
3 260 (18.34%) Web Services
4 224 (15.80%) CSS
5 211 (14.88%) RESTful
6 192 (13.54%) Hibernate
7 160 (11.28%) XML
8 143 (10.08%) REST
9 139 (9.80%) JSON
10 135 (9.52%) J2EE
11 131 (9.24%) .NET
12 121 (8.53%) HTML5
13 120 (8.46%) Akka
14 109 (7.69%) Play Framework
15 99 (6.98%) jQuery
16 77 (5.43%) SOAP
17 76 (5.36%) AngularJS
18 55 (3.88%) Cascading
19 52 (3.67%) Spring MVC
20 50 (3.53%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 252 (17.77%) Open Source
2 214 (15.09%) Computer Science
3 117 (8.25%) Algorithms
4 75 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
5 74 (5.22%) Mathematics
6 55 (3.88%) Derivative
7 54 (3.81%) Data Structures
8 39 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
9 37 (2.61%) Grid Computing
10 33 (2.33%) Mobile App
11 31 (2.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 29 (2.05%) Statistics
13 27 (1.90%) Equities
14 25 (1.76%) Data Integration
14 25 (1.76%) Equity Derivative
15 24 (1.69%) Fixed Income
16 22 (1.55%) Physics
17 21 (1.48%) User Experience
18 18 (1.27%) Mobile Payment
18 18 (1.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 310 (21.86%) Linux
2 167 (11.78%) UNIX
3 77 (5.43%) Apple iOS
4 68 (4.80%) Windows
5 64 (4.51%) Android
6 29 (2.05%) Mac OS X
7 18 (1.27%) CentOS
8 13 (0.92%) Debian
9 11 (0.78%) Ubuntu
10 9 (0.63%) Solaris
11 5 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.14%) Fedora
13 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.071%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.071%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 724 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
2 502 (35.40%) TDD
3 281 (19.82%) Software Engineering
4 263 (18.55%) Scrum
5 256 (18.05%) Continuous Integration
6 229 (16.15%) OO
7 212 (14.95%) BDD
8 200 (14.10%) Functional Programming
9 190 (13.40%) E-Commerce
10 182 (12.83%) MVC
11 153 (10.79%) Multithreading
12 133 (9.38%) MapReduce
13 130 (9.17%) Analytics
14 128 (9.03%) Pair Programming
15 98 (6.91%) DevOps
16 86 (6.06%) Mentoring
17 71 (5.01%) Kanban
18 66 (4.65%) SOA
19 65 (4.58%) OOP
20 60 (4.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1238 (87.31%) Java
2 364 (25.67%) JavaScript
3 322 (22.71%) SQL
4 313 (22.07%) Python
5 211 (14.88%) Ruby
6 197 (13.89%) C#
7 183 (12.91%) C++
8 143 (10.08%) Clojure
9 132 (9.31%) Groovy
10 98 (6.91%) Haskell
10 98 (6.91%) F#
11 93 (6.56%) Erlang
12 80 (5.64%) Perl
13 73 (5.15%) C
14 68 (4.80%) PHP
15 65 (4.58%) Bash Shell
15 65 (4.58%) R
16 47 (3.31%) Golang
17 34 (2.40%) XQuery
18 30 (2.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 240 (16.93%) Degree
2 63 (4.44%) PhD
3 9 (0.63%) Sun Certification
4 7 (0.49%) ISEB
5 5 (0.35%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.21%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.071%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (3.95%) QA
2 7 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 41 (2.89%) Docker
2 29 (2.05%) HDFS
3 10 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.63%) Xen
4 9 (0.63%) LXC
5 8 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 8 (0.56%) Platform Symphony
6 6 (0.42%) KVM
7 2 (0.14%) GridGain
8 1 (0.071%) iptables
8 1 (0.071%) Squid
8 1 (0.071%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 90 (6.35%) Puppet
2 82 (5.78%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (2.40%) Ansible
4 10 (0.71%) Hadoop YARN
5 9 (0.63%) Capistrano
5 9 (0.63%) Salt
6 8 (0.56%) Kubernetes
7 7 (0.49%) logstash
8 6 (0.42%) Graphite
8 6 (0.42%) yum
9 5 (0.35%) MOM
9 5 (0.35%) Vagrant
10 3 (0.21%) Oozie
10 3 (0.21%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.071%) CFEngine
12 1 (0.071%) Ganglia
12 1 (0.071%) Nagios
12 1 (0.071%) StatsD
12 1 (0.071%) Kibana
Vendors
1 125 (8.82%) Oracle
2 57 (4.02%) Google
3 48 (3.39%) Microsoft
4 44 (3.10%) Teradata
5 26 (1.83%) hybris
5 26 (1.83%) Cloudera
6 23 (1.62%) Informatica
7 22 (1.55%) Ab Initio
8 20 (1.41%) Cognos
8 20 (1.41%) Twitter
9 18 (1.27%) Talend
10 15 (1.06%) FatWire
10 15 (1.06%) Endeca
11 14 (0.99%) Facebook
12 13 (0.92%) VMware
13 12 (0.85%) Red Hat
14 11 (0.78%) Sybase
14 11 (0.78%) HP
15 10 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
15 10 (0.71%) Tableau
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