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

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 458 380 520
Rank change year-on-year
-78 +140
Permanent jobs citing Scala 583 714 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.65% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.02% 1.21% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 495 598 366
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £82,500
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
57056 59220 62555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.16% 53.51% 54.25%
Number of salaries quoted 48746 50608 54944
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £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 25 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 25 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 -83 551 £57,500 -4.95% 110
London -68 409 £60,000 -4.00% 78
City of London -44 68 £60,000 -14.28% 21
South East +20 55 £38,000 -15.55% 7
North East - 23 £35,232 - 3
Tyne and Wear - 23 £35,232 - 3
Newcastle upon Tyne - 23 £35,232 - 3
East of England 0 22 £37,500 +0.67% 5
East Sussex - 20 £36,000 -
Brighton - 14 £36,000 -
Cambridgeshire +4 12 £36,250 -2.68%
South West -14 12 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Poole +2 9 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Dorset -5 9 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Hampshire -11 9 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Wales - 9 £30,829 - 2
East Midlands +21 8 £24,969 -37.57% 2
Oxfordshire +4 8 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Cambridge +2 8 £50,000 +36.98%
West Midlands -2 8 £62,500 +25.00% 2
North West -4 8 £52,500 +40.00% 3
Hertfordshire -18 8 £38,750 - 4
Staffordshire - 8 £62,500 - 2
Scotland +5 7 £43,500 -20.90% 1
Surrey -12 7 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Southampton - 7 £35,000 -
Oxford +12 6 £36,250 -39.58% 1
Berkshire -2 6 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Manchester -12 6 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Swansea - 5 - -

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 1058 (87.08%) Java
2 600 (49.38%) Agile Software Development
3 415 (34.16%) TDD
4 372 (30.62%) Python
5 353 (29.05%) Linux
6 319 (26.26%) Software Engineering
7 309 (25.43%) Spring
8 307 (25.27%) JavaScript
9 289 (23.79%) OO
10 285 (23.46%) Big Data
11 282 (23.21%) Computer Science
12 264 (21.73%) NoSQL
13 255 (20.99%) HTML
14 248 (20.41%) Hadoop
15 241 (19.84%) SQL
16 233 (19.18%) Degree
17 232 (19.09%) C#
18 231 (19.01%) Open Source
19 219 (18.02%) Algorithms
20 218 (17.94%) MongoDB
21 217 (17.86%) Scrum
22 214 (17.61%) Ruby
22 214 (17.61%) Continuous Integration
23 204 (16.79%) CSS
24 203 (16.71%) UNIX
25 201 (16.54%) Finance
26 195 (16.05%) XML
26 195 (16.05%) C++
27 190 (15.64%) Git (software)
28 179 (14.73%) Web Services

Scala
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 (9.96%) Tomcat
2 105 (8.64%) Node.js
3 63 (5.19%) Apache
4 50 (4.12%) Elasticsearch
5 37 (3.05%) Apache Spark
5 37 (3.05%) Apache Solr
6 33 (2.72%) CMS
7 30 (2.47%) GlassFish
7 30 (2.47%) Apache Pig
8 28 (2.30%) Mule
9 23 (1.89%) Confluence
10 21 (1.73%) nginx
11 15 (1.23%) Liferay
11 15 (1.23%) Oracle Coherence
11 15 (1.23%) JBoss
11 15 (1.23%) SAS
12 12 (0.99%) Alfresco
13 10 (0.82%) Jetty
13 10 (0.82%) OpenStack
14 9 (0.74%) Escenic
Applications
1 20 (1.65%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.99%) Weka
3 4 (0.33%) SPSS
4 3 (0.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 61 (5.02%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (2.72%) GitHub
3 29 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (1.65%) SaaS
5 17 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (1.15%) Amazon S3
8 10 (0.82%) Heroku
9 8 (0.66%) PaaS
10 5 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.33%) Amazon EMR
11 4 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.25%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.082%) Amazon Kinesis
13 1 (0.082%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 101 (8.31%) HTTP
2 40 (3.29%) Internet
3 31 (2.55%) 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%) SAN
9 1 (0.082%) Firewall
9 1 (0.082%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 285 (23.46%) Big Data
2 264 (21.73%) NoSQL
3 248 (20.41%) Hadoop
4 218 (17.94%) MongoDB
5 123 (10.12%) Apache Cassandra
6 78 (6.42%) MySQL
7 55 (4.53%) Redis
8 54 (4.44%) Relational Database
9 45 (3.70%) SQL Server
10 42 (3.46%) Apache Hive
11 38 (3.13%) Data Mining
12 37 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
13 36 (2.96%) HBase
13 36 (2.96%) Mahout
14 29 (2.39%) BigTable
15 24 (1.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 23 (1.89%) RDBMS
17 18 (1.48%) Impala
18 17 (1.40%) CouchDB
19 16 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 190 (15.64%) Git (software)
2 127 (10.45%) Jenkins
3 118 (9.71%) Maven
4 63 (5.19%) Subversion
5 62 (5.10%) JUnit
6 60 (4.94%) Ant
7 59 (4.86%) JIRA
8 55 (4.53%) Selenium
8 55 (4.53%) Mercurial
9 49 (4.03%) Eclipse
10 23 (1.89%) Cucumber
11 21 (1.73%) Hudson
12 18 (1.48%) WebDriver
13 17 (1.40%) TeamCity
13 17 (1.40%) Gradle
14 16 (1.32%) Mockito
15 15 (1.23%) Visual Studio
16 13 (1.07%) TestNG
16 13 (1.07%) Gerrit
17 11 (0.91%) IntelliJ
General
1 201 (16.54%) Finance
2 95 (7.82%) Games
3 70 (5.76%) Banking
4 62 (5.10%) Front Office
5 51 (4.20%) Telecoms
6 41 (3.37%) Marketing
7 34 (2.80%) Financial Institution
8 29 (2.39%) Investment Banking
9 26 (2.14%) Publishing
10 20 (1.65%) 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 (60.58%) Developer
2 449 (36.95%) Java Developer
3 127 (10.45%) Software Engineer
3 127 (10.45%) Senior Developer
4 104 (8.56%) Scala Developer
5 91 (7.49%) Senior Java Developer
6 76 (6.26%) Software Developer
7 68 (5.60%) Data Scientist
8 54 (4.44%) Architect
9 51 (4.20%) Programmer
10 47 (3.87%) Web Developer
11 42 (3.46%) Senior Software Engineer
12 40 (3.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 31 (2.55%) Statistician
14 30 (2.47%) Analyst
15 25 (2.06%) Java Programmer
16 23 (1.89%) Lead Developer
17 21 (1.73%) C# Developer
17 21 (1.73%) Team Leader
17 21 (1.73%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (25.43%) Spring
2 255 (20.99%) HTML
3 204 (16.79%) CSS
4 195 (16.05%) XML
5 179 (14.73%) Web Services
6 171 (14.07%) RESTful
7 165 (13.58%) Hibernate
8 149 (12.26%) JSON
9 145 (11.93%) REST
10 124 (10.21%) HTML5
11 120 (9.88%) Play Framework
12 114 (9.38%) J2EE
13 96 (7.90%) jQuery
14 91 (7.49%) SOAP
15 82 (6.75%) .NET
16 74 (6.09%) Akka
17 60 (4.94%) AngularJS
18 52 (4.28%) CSS3
19 50 (4.12%) Cascading
20 45 (3.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 282 (23.21%) Computer Science
2 231 (19.01%) Open Source
3 219 (18.02%) Algorithms
4 96 (7.90%) Mathematics
5 94 (7.74%) Data Structures
6 62 (5.10%) Physics
7 57 (4.69%) Mobile App
8 54 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
9 46 (3.79%) Artificial Intelligence
10 26 (2.14%) User Experience
11 25 (2.06%) Derivative
12 24 (1.98%) Blog
13 23 (1.89%) Grid Computing
14 22 (1.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 22 (1.81%) Social Media
15 20 (1.65%) Hedge funds
15 20 (1.65%) Visualisation
16 19 (1.56%) Statistics
17 18 (1.48%) Interest Rate Derivative
17 18 (1.48%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 353 (29.05%) Linux
2 203 (16.71%) UNIX
3 73 (6.01%) Android
4 71 (5.84%) Apple iOS
5 63 (5.19%) Windows
6 25 (2.06%) Ubuntu
7 24 (1.98%) CentOS
8 23 (1.89%) Debian
9 20 (1.65%) Solaris
10 11 (0.91%) 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 (49.38%) Agile Software Development
2 415 (34.16%) TDD
3 319 (26.26%) Software Engineering
4 289 (23.79%) OO
5 217 (17.86%) Scrum
6 214 (17.61%) Continuous Integration
7 171 (14.07%) Multithreading
8 143 (11.77%) MVC
9 132 (10.86%) Functional Programming
10 111 (9.14%) BDD
11 110 (9.05%) MapReduce
12 106 (8.72%) Analytics
13 99 (8.15%) Pair Programming
13 99 (8.15%) E-Commerce
14 80 (6.58%) OOP
15 65 (5.35%) Mentoring
16 64 (5.27%) DevOps
16 64 (5.27%) Extreme Programming
17 63 (5.19%) Low Latency
18 60 (4.94%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1058 (87.08%) Java
2 372 (30.62%) Python
3 307 (25.27%) JavaScript
4 241 (19.84%) SQL
5 232 (19.09%) C#
6 214 (17.61%) Ruby
7 195 (16.05%) C++
8 116 (9.55%) Groovy
9 94 (7.74%) Clojure
10 93 (7.65%) Perl
11 89 (7.33%) PHP
11 89 (7.33%) C
12 84 (6.91%) Bash Shell
13 83 (6.83%) F#
13 83 (6.83%) Erlang
14 70 (5.76%) Haskell
14 70 (5.76%) R
15 45 (3.70%) Golang
16 44 (3.62%) MATLAB
17 32 (2.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 233 (19.18%) Degree
2 82 (6.75%) PhD
3 13 (1.07%) Sun Certification
4 4 (0.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.25%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (4.61%) QA
2 1 (0.082%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.082%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (1.07%) HDFS
2 7 (0.58%) 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
1 101 (8.31%) Puppet
2 88 (7.24%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (1.81%) YUM
4 21 (1.73%) Ansible
5 13 (1.07%) Capistrano
6 10 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (0.66%) logstash
7 8 (0.66%) Salt
7 8 (0.66%) Vagrant
8 7 (0.58%) Hadoop YARN
9 6 (0.49%) Nagios
10 5 (0.41%) Oozie
11 1 (0.082%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.082%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 97 (7.98%) Oracle
2 66 (5.43%) Microsoft
3 38 (3.13%) Google
4 22 (1.81%) Red Hat
5 17 (1.40%) Adobe
6 16 (1.32%) Twitter
7 13 (1.07%) HP
8 11 (0.91%) GigaSpaces
8 11 (0.91%) 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
11 8 (0.66%) Ab Initio
11 8 (0.66%) Cloudera
12 7 (0.58%) Rackspace
12 7 (0.58%) SaltStack
12 7 (0.58%) Sybase
13 5 (0.41%) DataSynapse
Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent bonus + Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens +
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £46000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + 15% Tax, Stock, Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Oliver Bernard
Posted: Yesterday
London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Oliver Bernard
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £57000 per annum + be - pens, health, training +
Posted: 2 days ago