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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 444 385 515
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +130
Permanent jobs citing Scala 582 709 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.64% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.02% 1.20% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 491 595 345
Average salary £57,500 £60,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.56% +0.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,539 £40,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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
57154 59225 59047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.16% 53.52% 53.55%
Number of salaries quoted 48773 50711 51754
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 21 November 2014 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 21 November 2014. 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 -76 551 £57,500 -8.00% 112
London -81 412 £60,000 -5.88% 76
City of London -19 66 £60,000 -11.11% 24
South East +7 54 £36,000 -20.00% 11
North East - 23 £35,232 - 3
Tyne and Wear - 23 £35,232 - 3
Newcastle upon Tyne - 23 £35,232 - 3
East of England -12 21 £37,500 +0.67% 5
East Sussex - 19 £36,000 -
Brighton - 14 £36,000 -
Cambridgeshire +7 12 £36,250 -2.68%
South West -17 11 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Hampshire - 10 £32,500 - 1
Poole +2 9 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Dorset -11 9 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Southampton - 9 £32,500 -
Wales - 9 £30,829 - 3
East Midlands +13 8 £24,969 -37.57% 3
Oxfordshire +9 8 £42,500 -29.16% 5
West Midlands +4 8 £62,500 +25.00% 2
Cambridge +1 8 £50,000 +36.98%
North West -16 8 £52,500 +40.00% 4
Hertfordshire -16 8 £38,750 - 4
Staffordshire - 8 £62,500 - 2
Surrey +6 7 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Scotland +3 7 £43,500 -20.90% 1
Oxford +13 6 £36,250 -39.58% 5
Manchester -15 6 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Berkshire +10 5 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Swansea - 5 - -

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 1064 (87.14%) Java
2 600 (49.14%) Agile Software Development
3 413 (33.82%) TDD
4 377 (30.88%) Python
5 357 (29.24%) Linux
6 321 (26.29%) Software Engineering
7 313 (25.63%) JavaScript
8 304 (24.90%) Spring
9 293 (24.00%) OO
10 288 (23.59%) Big Data
11 286 (23.42%) Computer Science
12 266 (21.79%) NoSQL
13 260 (21.29%) HTML
14 253 (20.72%) Hadoop
15 242 (19.82%) SQL
16 235 (19.25%) C#
16 235 (19.25%) Degree
17 233 (19.08%) Open Source
18 224 (18.35%) Algorithms
19 221 (18.10%) MongoDB
20 218 (17.85%) Ruby
21 217 (17.77%) Scrum
22 213 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
23 209 (17.12%) CSS
24 202 (16.54%) UNIX
25 201 (16.46%) Finance
26 196 (16.05%) C++
27 195 (15.97%) XML
28 192 (15.72%) Git (software)
29 174 (14.25%) Web Services

Scala
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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
1 121 (9.91%) Tomcat
2 104 (8.52%) Node.js
3 64 (5.24%) Apache
4 51 (4.18%) Elasticsearch
5 37 (3.03%) Apache Spark
5 37 (3.03%) Apache Solr
6 33 (2.70%) CMS
7 30 (2.46%) GlassFish
8 28 (2.29%) Mule
8 28 (2.29%) Apache Pig
9 24 (1.97%) Confluence
10 21 (1.72%) nginx
11 16 (1.31%) JBoss
12 15 (1.23%) SAS
12 15 (1.23%) Oracle Coherence
12 15 (1.23%) Liferay
13 13 (1.06%) Alfresco
14 11 (0.90%) Jetty
15 10 (0.82%) Escenic
15 10 (0.82%) OpenStack
Applications
1 20 (1.64%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.98%) Weka
3 4 (0.33%) SPSS
4 3 (0.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 62 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (2.70%) GitHub
3 29 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (1.72%) SaaS
5 17 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
6 15 (1.23%) Amazon S3
7 10 (0.82%) Heroku
8 8 (0.66%) PaaS
9 5 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.33%) Amazon EMR
10 4 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.25%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.082%) Route 53
12 1 (0.082%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.082%) IaaS
12 1 (0.082%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 100 (8.19%) HTTP
2 39 (3.19%) Internet
3 31 (2.54%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.74%) AMQP
5 8 (0.66%) 4G
5 8 (0.66%) 3G
6 5 (0.41%) SSH
6 5 (0.41%) Wireshark
7 4 (0.33%) DSL
7 4 (0.33%) DNS
8 2 (0.16%) SNMP
8 2 (0.16%) 3GPP
8 2 (0.16%) SMTP
8 2 (0.16%) IPv6
8 2 (0.16%) FTP
8 2 (0.16%) IPsec
8 2 (0.16%) Multicast
9 1 (0.082%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.082%) SAN
9 1 (0.082%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 288 (23.59%) Big Data
2 266 (21.79%) NoSQL
3 253 (20.72%) Hadoop
4 221 (18.10%) MongoDB
5 124 (10.16%) Apache Cassandra
6 79 (6.47%) MySQL
7 56 (4.59%) Relational Database
8 55 (4.50%) Redis
9 46 (3.77%) SQL Server
10 41 (3.36%) Apache Hive
11 38 (3.11%) Data Mining
11 38 (3.11%) Mahout
12 37 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
13 36 (2.95%) HBase
14 29 (2.38%) BigTable
15 25 (2.05%) RDBMS
16 23 (1.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 18 (1.47%) CouchDB
17 18 (1.47%) Impala
18 17 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 192 (15.72%) Git (software)
2 128 (10.48%) Jenkins
3 119 (9.75%) Maven
4 63 (5.16%) Subversion
5 62 (5.08%) Ant
6 61 (5.00%) JUnit
7 60 (4.91%) JIRA
8 57 (4.67%) Selenium
9 55 (4.50%) Mercurial
10 50 (4.10%) Eclipse
11 22 (1.80%) Cucumber
12 21 (1.72%) Hudson
13 19 (1.56%) WebDriver
14 17 (1.39%) TeamCity
14 17 (1.39%) Gradle
15 16 (1.31%) Mockito
15 16 (1.31%) Visual Studio
16 13 (1.06%) Gerrit
17 12 (0.98%) TestNG
18 11 (0.90%) IntelliJ
General
1 201 (16.46%) Finance
2 94 (7.70%) Games
3 72 (5.90%) Banking
4 63 (5.16%) Front Office
5 50 (4.10%) Telecoms
6 42 (3.44%) Marketing
7 33 (2.70%) Financial Institution
8 31 (2.54%) Investment Banking
9 26 (2.13%) Publishing
10 21 (1.72%) Retail
11 19 (1.56%) Advertising
12 10 (0.82%) Back Office
13 5 (0.41%) Legal
14 4 (0.33%) German Language
14 4 (0.33%) Italian Language
14 4 (0.33%) Turkish Language
15 2 (0.16%) Billing
15 2 (0.16%) Law
15 2 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 736 (60.28%) Developer
2 444 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 131 (10.73%) Senior Developer
4 128 (10.48%) Software Engineer
5 105 (8.60%) Scala Developer
6 93 (7.62%) Senior Java Developer
7 76 (6.22%) Software Developer
8 69 (5.65%) Data Scientist
9 55 (4.50%) Architect
10 52 (4.26%) Programmer
11 47 (3.85%) Web Developer
12 43 (3.52%) Senior Software Engineer
13 39 (3.19%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 33 (2.70%) Statistician
15 30 (2.46%) Analyst
16 25 (2.05%) Java Programmer
17 23 (1.88%) Lead Developer
18 22 (1.80%) Team Leader
18 22 (1.80%) Research Engineer
19 21 (1.72%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (24.90%) Spring
2 260 (21.29%) HTML
3 209 (17.12%) CSS
4 195 (15.97%) XML
5 174 (14.25%) Web Services
6 171 (14.00%) RESTful
7 164 (13.43%) Hibernate
8 151 (12.37%) JSON
9 144 (11.79%) REST
10 126 (10.32%) HTML5
11 120 (9.83%) Play Framework
12 117 (9.58%) J2EE
13 99 (8.11%) jQuery
14 89 (7.29%) SOAP
15 83 (6.80%) .NET
16 74 (6.06%) Akka
17 61 (5.00%) AngularJS
18 53 (4.34%) CSS3
19 52 (4.26%) Cascading
20 44 (3.60%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 286 (23.42%) Computer Science
2 233 (19.08%) Open Source
3 224 (18.35%) Algorithms
4 98 (8.03%) Mathematics
5 96 (7.86%) Data Structures
6 64 (5.24%) Physics
7 57 (4.67%) Mobile App
8 53 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
9 45 (3.69%) Artificial Intelligence
10 26 (2.13%) User Experience
11 25 (2.05%) Blog
11 25 (2.05%) Derivative
12 23 (1.88%) Grid Computing
13 22 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 22 (1.80%) Social Media
14 21 (1.72%) Visualisation
15 20 (1.64%) Hedge funds
15 20 (1.64%) Statistics
16 18 (1.47%) Digital Media
16 18 (1.47%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 357 (29.24%) Linux
2 202 (16.54%) UNIX
3 73 (5.98%) Android
4 71 (5.81%) Apple iOS
5 64 (5.24%) Windows
6 25 (2.05%) Ubuntu
7 24 (1.97%) CentOS
8 23 (1.88%) Debian
9 20 (1.64%) Solaris
10 11 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (0.66%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.49%) Fedora
13 3 (0.25%) zOS
13 3 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.16%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.082%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.082%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.082%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.082%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 600 (49.14%) Agile Software Development
2 413 (33.82%) TDD
3 321 (26.29%) Software Engineering
4 293 (24.00%) OO
5 217 (17.77%) Scrum
6 213 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
7 172 (14.09%) Multithreading
8 142 (11.63%) MVC
9 133 (10.89%) Functional Programming
10 113 (9.25%) MapReduce
11 110 (9.01%) BDD
12 108 (8.85%) Analytics
13 98 (8.03%) E-Commerce
14 96 (7.86%) Pair Programming
15 83 (6.80%) OOP
16 66 (5.41%) Low Latency
17 65 (5.32%) Mentoring
17 65 (5.32%) DevOps
17 65 (5.32%) Extreme Programming
18 61 (5.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1064 (87.14%) Java
2 377 (30.88%) Python
3 313 (25.63%) JavaScript
4 242 (19.82%) SQL
5 235 (19.25%) C#
6 218 (17.85%) Ruby
7 196 (16.05%) C++
8 116 (9.50%) Groovy
9 99 (8.11%) Perl
10 93 (7.62%) Clojure
11 91 (7.45%) PHP
11 91 (7.45%) C
12 85 (6.96%) Bash Shell
13 83 (6.80%) F#
14 82 (6.72%) Erlang
15 74 (6.06%) R
16 70 (5.73%) Haskell
17 46 (3.77%) Golang
18 44 (3.60%) MATLAB
19 32 (2.62%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 235 (19.25%) Degree
2 85 (6.96%) PhD
3 13 (1.06%) Sun Certification
4 4 (0.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.25%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (4.67%) QA
2 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.082%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (1.06%) HDFS
2 7 (0.57%) Docker
3 5 (0.41%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.33%) Xen
4 4 (0.33%) LXC
5 2 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.16%) Varnish
6 1 (0.082%) zsh
6 1 (0.082%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.082%) Platform Symphony
6 1 (0.082%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 102 (8.35%) Puppet
2 89 (7.29%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (1.80%) YUM
3 22 (1.80%) Ansible
4 13 (1.06%) Capistrano
5 10 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (0.74%) logstash
7 8 (0.66%) Salt
7 8 (0.66%) Vagrant
8 7 (0.57%) Hadoop YARN
9 6 (0.49%) Nagios
10 5 (0.41%) Oozie
11 2 (0.16%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.082%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.082%) Kibana
12 1 (0.082%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 98 (8.03%) Oracle
2 67 (5.49%) Microsoft
3 38 (3.11%) Google
4 22 (1.80%) Red Hat
5 18 (1.47%) Adobe
6 16 (1.31%) Twitter
7 13 (1.06%) HP
8 11 (0.90%) GigaSpaces
8 11 (0.90%) Facebook
9 10 (0.82%) Informatica
9 10 (0.82%) Teradata
10 9 (0.74%) Atlassian
10 9 (0.74%) Cognos
10 9 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (0.74%) Cloudera
11 8 (0.66%) Ab Initio
11 8 (0.66%) Sybase
12 7 (0.57%) Rackspace
12 7 (0.57%) SaltStack
13 5 (0.41%) MapR
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Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
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Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
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Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
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