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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 274 430 395
Rank change year-on-year
+156 -35
Permanent jobs citing Scala 1178 668 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.16% 0.63% 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.23% 1.25% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1010 597 600
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
52833 53570 55105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.10% 50.29% 53.41%
Number of salaries quoted 45613 46015 46335
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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 +157 1144 £60,000 - 192
London +93 840 £65,000 +4.00% 146
City of London +53 131 £70,000 +16.66% 32
South East +89 111 £50,000 +11.11% 9
West Midlands +23 48 £52,500 -12.50% 8
South West +28 39 £51,250 +20.58% 9
East of England +21 33 £50,000 - 7
Yorkshire +36 28 £50,000 +13.63% 8
Bristol +19 28 £60,000 +33.33% 6
Kent +35 27 £44,750 -10.50%
North West +35 27 £50,000 -14.89% 3
Oxfordshire +9 27 £57,500 +48.38%
Manchester +38 23 £60,000 +11.62% 2
West Yorkshire - 22 £51,250 - 5
Leeds - 21 £52,500 - 4
Berkshire +13 18 £52,000 +4.00% 1
Birmingham - 18 £80,000 - 1
Oxford +3 17 £62,000 +60.00%
Surrey +30 15 £51,250 +20.58% 6
North East +24 15 £50,000 +5.89% 2
Tyne and Wear +16 15 £50,000 +5.89% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne +6 15 £50,000 +5.89% 2
Warwickshire - 15 £52,500 - 3
Cambridgeshire +16 14 £62,500 +25.00% 2
Scotland +13 14 £50,000 -9.09%
Cambridge +4 14 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Warwick - 14 £52,500 - 2
Sittingbourne - 13 £40,000 -
Wales +10 11 £52,500 -14.63% 4
South Wales +4 11 £52,500 -14.63% 4

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2090 (81.48%) Java
2 1386 (54.04%) Agile Software Development
3 922 (35.95%) Python
4 795 (30.99%) JavaScript
5 790 (30.80%) Big Data
6 788 (30.72%) TDD
7 676 (26.35%) Hadoop
8 661 (25.77%) SQL
9 633 (24.68%) Scrum
10 604 (23.55%) Spring
11 586 (22.85%) NoSQL
12 558 (21.75%) Software Engineering
13 544 (21.21%) MongoDB
14 524 (20.43%) HTML
15 518 (20.19%) Apache Spark
16 515 (20.08%) Open Source
17 477 (18.60%) REST
18 475 (18.52%) Finance
19 451 (17.58%) Web Services
19 451 (17.58%) Degree
20 426 (16.61%) AngularJS
21 422 (16.45%) Computer Science
22 415 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
23 404 (15.75%) Linux
24 398 (15.52%) JSON
25 370 (14.42%) C#
26 367 (14.31%) Apache Cassandra
27 365 (14.23%) Amazon AWS
28 363 (14.15%) OO
29 360 (14.04%) Git (software)

Scala
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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
1 518 (20.19%) Apache Spark
2 316 (12.32%) Node.js
3 308 (12.01%) Apache
4 289 (11.27%) Elasticsearch
5 187 (7.29%) Tomcat
6 162 (6.32%) Apache Pig
7 89 (3.47%) JBoss
8 65 (2.53%) Jetty
9 62 (2.42%) Apache Solr
10 55 (2.14%) nginx
11 48 (1.87%) WebLogic
12 45 (1.75%) Confluence
13 36 (1.40%) SAS
14 32 (1.25%) GlassFish
15 31 (1.21%) CMS
16 29 (1.13%) OpenStack
17 23 (0.90%) Mule
18 17 (0.66%) WebSphere
19 15 (0.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
20 12 (0.47%) MQSeries
Applications
1 34 (1.33%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.51%) Mathematica
3 9 (0.35%) Weka
4 6 (0.23%) SPSS
5 4 (0.16%) Gephi
6 2 (0.078%) MS Office
7 1 (0.039%) GNU Octave
7 1 (0.039%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (0.078%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.039%) Maximo
2 1 (0.039%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 365 (14.23%) Amazon AWS
2 100 (3.90%) SaaS
3 65 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 59 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
5 45 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 34 (1.33%) Google App Engine
7 29 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
8 21 (0.82%) PaaS
9 20 (0.78%) Heroku
10 19 (0.74%) IaaS
11 17 (0.66%) GitHub
12 16 (0.62%) Amazon S3
13 12 (0.47%) Amazon Kinesis
14 10 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
15 9 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
16 8 (0.31%) HP Helion
17 7 (0.27%) Google Compute Engine
18 6 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
19 5 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
20 2 (0.078%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 207 (8.07%) HTTP
2 72 (2.81%) Internet
3 34 (1.33%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.27%) AMQP
4 7 (0.27%) Network Security
5 6 (0.23%) DSL
6 4 (0.16%) LDAP
7 3 (0.12%) Intranet
8 2 (0.078%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.078%) SAN
8 2 (0.078%) Skype
8 2 (0.078%) SSH
9 1 (0.039%) DNS
9 1 (0.039%) SNA
9 1 (0.039%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 790 (30.80%) Big Data
2 676 (26.35%) Hadoop
3 586 (22.85%) NoSQL
4 544 (21.21%) MongoDB
5 367 (14.31%) Apache Cassandra
6 244 (9.51%) Apache Hive
7 155 (6.04%) HBase
8 153 (5.96%) MySQL
9 152 (5.93%) Relational Database
10 130 (5.07%) Neo4j
11 106 (4.13%) Redis
12 103 (4.02%) PostgreSQL
13 92 (3.59%) RDBMS
14 86 (3.35%) SQL Server
15 67 (2.61%) Data Mining
16 60 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
17 54 (2.11%) Impala
18 34 (1.33%) Sqoop
19 32 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 31 (1.21%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 360 (14.04%) Git (software)
2 255 (9.94%) Maven
3 235 (9.16%) JUnit
4 181 (7.06%) Jenkins
5 180 (7.02%) Selenium
6 122 (4.76%) Subversion
7 103 (4.02%) JIRA
8 93 (3.63%) Gradle
9 76 (2.96%) Eclipse
10 72 (2.81%) Ant
11 56 (2.18%) Mockito
12 50 (1.95%) Cucumber
13 45 (1.75%) TestNG
14 39 (1.52%) gulp
14 39 (1.52%) IntelliJ
15 38 (1.48%) Sonatype Nexus
16 37 (1.44%) SoapUI
17 35 (1.36%) jMock
18 34 (1.33%) Hudson
19 32 (1.25%) JMeter
General
1 475 (18.52%) Finance
2 160 (6.24%) Banking
3 158 (6.16%) Games
4 103 (4.02%) Front Office
5 87 (3.39%) Marketing
6 84 (3.27%) Telecoms
7 81 (3.16%) Investment Banking
7 81 (3.16%) Retail
8 35 (1.36%) Advertising
9 32 (1.25%) Financial Institution
10 30 (1.17%) Publishing
11 25 (0.97%) Automotive
12 22 (0.86%) Aerospace
13 17 (0.66%) Online Betting
14 15 (0.58%) Legal
15 7 (0.27%) Manufacturing
15 7 (0.27%) Welsh Language
16 6 (0.23%) Music Industry
16 6 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 1726 (67.29%) Developer
2 1013 (39.49%) Java Developer
3 552 (21.52%) Scala Developer
4 382 (14.89%) Senior Developer
5 299 (11.66%) Java Scala Developer
6 264 (10.29%) Senior Java Developer
7 198 (7.72%) Agile Developer
8 168 (6.55%) Big Data Developer
9 162 (6.32%) JavaScript Developer
10 159 (6.20%) Software Engineer
11 145 (5.65%) Java Engineer
12 142 (5.54%) Architect
13 134 (5.22%) Data Scientist
14 124 (4.83%) Hadoop Developer
15 123 (4.80%) Lead Developer
16 118 (4.60%) Agile Java Developer
17 111 (4.33%) C# Developer
18 84 (3.27%) Apache Spark Developer
18 84 (3.27%) Junior
19 83 (3.24%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 604 (23.55%) Spring
2 524 (20.43%) HTML
3 477 (18.60%) REST
4 451 (17.58%) Web Services
5 426 (16.61%) AngularJS
6 398 (15.52%) JSON
7 345 (13.45%) HTML5
8 318 (12.40%) CSS
9 307 (11.97%) Hibernate
10 259 (10.10%) RESTful
11 255 (9.94%) XML
12 246 (9.59%) .NET
13 239 (9.32%) Play Framework
14 218 (8.50%) J2EE
15 210 (8.19%) Akka
16 165 (6.43%) jQuery
17 157 (6.12%) Kafka
18 143 (5.58%) ActiveMQ
19 141 (5.50%) Apache Camel
20 128 (4.99%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 422 (16.45%) Computer Science
2 240 (9.36%) Algorithms
3 209 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
4 198 (7.72%) Mathematics
5 103 (4.02%) Data Structures
6 97 (3.78%) Statistics
7 90 (3.51%) Derivative
8 87 (3.39%) Visualisation
9 72 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
10 67 (2.61%) Physics
11 65 (2.53%) Fintech
12 64 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 55 (2.14%) Fixed Income
14 48 (1.87%) Equities
14 48 (1.87%) Hedge funds
15 47 (1.83%) Semantic Web
16 46 (1.79%) User Experience
17 42 (1.64%) Mobile App
18 38 (1.48%) Applied Mathematics
19 35 (1.36%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 404 (15.75%) Linux
2 152 (5.93%) Unix
3 132 (5.15%) Windows
4 76 (2.96%) Apple iOS
5 60 (2.34%) Android
6 39 (1.52%) Mac OS X
7 31 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (0.78%) CentOS
9 10 (0.39%) CoreOS
10 8 (0.31%) Windows Server
11 5 (0.19%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.19%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.19%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.12%) Solaris
13 2 (0.078%) Debian
13 2 (0.078%) SUSE
14 1 (0.039%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.039%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 1386 (54.04%) Agile Software Development
2 788 (30.72%) TDD
3 633 (24.68%) Scrum
4 558 (21.75%) Software Engineering
5 515 (20.08%) Open Source
6 415 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
7 363 (14.15%) OO
8 345 (13.45%) Functional Programming
9 334 (13.02%) Analytics
10 299 (11.66%) BDD
11 257 (10.02%) Pair Programming
12 239 (9.32%) E-Commerce
13 236 (9.20%) MVC
14 232 (9.04%) Machine Learning
15 223 (8.69%) DevOps
16 208 (8.11%) Multithreading
17 195 (7.60%) Mentoring
18 193 (7.52%) Kanban
19 177 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
20 164 (6.39%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 2090 (81.48%) Java
2 922 (35.95%) Python
3 795 (30.99%) JavaScript
4 661 (25.77%) SQL
5 370 (14.42%) C#
6 349 (13.61%) C++
7 342 (13.33%) Ruby
8 301 (11.73%) Clojure
9 202 (7.88%) Groovy
10 186 (7.25%) Perl
11 177 (6.90%) R
12 170 (6.63%) PHP
13 115 (4.48%) Erlang
14 114 (4.44%) Bash Shell
15 111 (4.33%) Haskell
16 91 (3.55%) C
17 88 (3.43%) F#
18 77 (3.00%) MATLAB
19 72 (2.81%) Go
20 45 (1.75%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 451 (17.58%) Degree
2 111 (4.33%) PhD
3 67 (2.61%) Security Cleared
4 54 (2.11%) SC Cleared
5 28 (1.09%) DV Cleared
6 7 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (0.23%) CCNA
7 6 (0.23%) CITP
8 4 (0.16%) Postgraduate
9 3 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.039%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 1 (0.039%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.039%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (4.56%) QA
2 17 (0.66%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.23%) Basel III
4 3 (0.12%) COBIT
4 3 (0.12%) SLA
5 1 (0.039%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 170 (6.63%) Docker
2 91 (3.55%) HDFS
3 66 (2.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 47 (1.83%) Apache Flume
5 23 (0.90%) LXC
6 22 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 21 (0.82%) Xen
8 9 (0.35%) KVM
9 7 (0.27%) vCloud
10 5 (0.19%) Platform Symphony
11 4 (0.16%) Kamailio
12 1 (0.039%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 134 (5.22%) Puppet
2 62 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
3 58 (2.26%) Mesos
4 38 (1.48%) Ansible
4 38 (1.48%) Oozie
5 33 (1.29%) Hadoop YARN
6 25 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
6 25 (0.97%) Salt
7 24 (0.94%) Apache Shiro
7 24 (0.94%) Nagios
8 19 (0.74%) Graphite
9 17 (0.66%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 16 (0.62%) Opsview
11 13 (0.51%) yum
12 10 (0.39%) Kubernetes
13 9 (0.35%) Ambari
14 8 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
15 7 (0.27%) logstash
16 5 (0.19%) HAProxy
17 2 (0.078%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 189 (7.37%) Oracle
2 113 (4.41%) Microsoft
3 96 (3.74%) Google
4 59 (2.30%) Twitter
5 46 (1.79%) Cloudera
6 42 (1.64%) Tableau
7 38 (1.48%) Atlassian
8 35 (1.36%) webMethods
9 33 (1.29%) IBM
10 30 (1.17%) Red Hat
11 29 (1.13%) HP
12 27 (1.05%) hybris
12 27 (1.05%) VMware
13 25 (0.97%) Sybase
14 24 (0.94%) Splunk
15 23 (0.90%) Hortonworks
16 22 (0.86%) Facebook
16 22 (0.86%) Netezza
16 22 (0.86%) Teradata
17 18 (0.70%) Cisco
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Company Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum base plus package!
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum base.
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Centre4 Testing
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 22 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens - shares, health, pens
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £12000 - £70000 per annum + Greenfield Development + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Remarkable Benefits/Bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £140k to £160k + equity + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus, 10% Pension, BUPA
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £250 - £300 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
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