The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 97 99 85
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs citing Scala 4 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.30% 0.57% 1.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% 1.17% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 14
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +10.52%
Scala
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
649 686 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 48.94% 48.55% 45.35%
Number of salaries quoted 573 568 547
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Scala as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Scala
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scala across the Wales region.

Scala Salary Trend in Wales

Scala
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
South Wales +4 4 £40,000 -11.11%
Scala
UK

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for Scala.

1 10 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) C++
2 8 (53.33%) NoSQL
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Data Analysis
5 5 (33.33%) Haskell
5 5 (33.33%) Erlang
5 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) Welsh Language
5 5 (33.33%) C
5 5 (33.33%) C#
5 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 5 (33.33%) Clojure
5 5 (33.33%) Riak
5 5 (33.33%) Functional Programming
5 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (26.67%) Fintech
6 4 (26.67%) Analytics
6 4 (26.67%) REST
6 4 (26.67%) Big Data
6 4 (26.67%) Python
6 4 (26.67%) Finance
6 4 (26.67%) QA
6 4 (26.67%) TDD
7 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
7 3 (20.00%) JUnit
7 3 (20.00%) SOAP

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (33.33%) Riak
3 4 (26.67%) Big Data
4 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (6.67%) Apache Hive
5 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
5 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (6.67%) Pentaho
5 1 (6.67%) Redis
5 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) JUnit
2 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) Ant
3 1 (6.67%) Appium
3 1 (6.67%) Calabash
3 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.67%) eggPlant
3 1 (6.67%) Gradle
3 1 (6.67%) IntelliJ
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) JMeter
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) Robotium
3 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (33.33%) Welsh Language
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Erlang Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Java Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Java Scala Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Scala Developer
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Big Data Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Big Data Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Data Scientist
6 1 (6.67%) Graduate
6 1 (6.67%) Graduate Test Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (6.67%) MongoDB Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) REST
2 3 (20.00%) SOAP
3 2 (13.33%) Lucene
3 2 (13.33%) RESTful
3 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) Kafka
4 1 (6.67%) Mojolicious
4 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Fintech
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Functional Programming
2 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 4 (26.67%) Analytics
3 4 (26.67%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) Static Code Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) User Stories
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Data Management
6 1 (6.67%) Machine Learning
6 1 (6.67%) OO
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) C++
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) C
4 5 (33.33%) C#
4 5 (33.33%) Clojure
4 5 (33.33%) Erlang
4 5 (33.33%) Haskell
5 4 (26.67%) Python
6 2 (13.33%) Perl
7 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
7 1 (6.67%) Go
7 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft