The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 91 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Scala 11 25 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.81% 1.90% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.76% 4.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 0
Average salary £28,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
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
624 610 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 45.71% 46.32% 56.66%
Number of salaries quoted 536 549 646
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,589 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scala across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scala across the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Scala Salary Histogram in Wales

Scala
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
South Wales -12 11 £28,000 -46.66% 1
Scala
UK

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (86.96%) HTML
2 20 (86.96%) Perl
3 18 (78.26%) jQuery
3 18 (78.26%) MongoDB
4 17 (73.91%) Scrum
4 17 (73.91%) Mojolicious
5 15 (65.22%) Web Development
6 13 (56.52%) Java
7 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
7 11 (47.83%) RESTful
8 10 (43.48%) J2EE
9 9 (39.13%) JSON
10 8 (34.78%) NoSQL
10 8 (34.78%) Go
10 8 (34.78%) Oracle
10 8 (34.78%) Web Services
11 7 (30.43%) CSS
12 6 (26.09%) OO
12 6 (26.09%) TDD
12 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
13 5 (21.74%) Velocity
13 5 (21.74%) HTML5
13 5 (21.74%) RDBMS
13 5 (21.74%) OOP
13 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
13 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
13 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
13 5 (21.74%) Elasticsearch
14 4 (17.39%) SDLC

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 5 (21.74%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.70%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (78.26%) MongoDB
2 8 (34.78%) NoSQL
3 5 (21.74%) RDBMS
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
3 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Ant
1 4 (17.39%) Maven
2 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.70%) IntelliJ
2 2 (8.70%) JUnit
2 2 (8.70%) Gerrit
2 2 (8.70%) Gradle
2 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) TestNG
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Web Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Head of Development
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Development Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Development Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Head of Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Software Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Scala Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) HTML
2 18 (78.26%) jQuery
3 17 (73.91%) Mojolicious
4 11 (47.83%) RESTful
5 10 (43.48%) J2EE
6 9 (39.13%) JSON
7 8 (34.78%) Web Services
8 7 (30.43%) CSS
9 5 (21.74%) Velocity
9 5 (21.74%) HTML5
10 4 (17.39%) REST
11 3 (13.04%) Spring
12 2 (8.70%) SOAP
12 2 (8.70%) Akka
12 2 (8.70%) Apache Camel
12 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) User Experience
1 1 (4.35%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (73.91%) Scrum
3 15 (65.22%) Web Development
4 6 (26.09%) OO
4 6 (26.09%) TDD
4 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
5 5 (21.74%) OOP
5 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
6 4 (17.39%) SDLC
7 3 (13.04%) Cyber Security
7 3 (13.04%) Open Source
8 2 (8.70%) Software Architecture
8 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
8 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Microservices
9 1 (4.35%) Software Delivery
9 1 (4.35%) Kanban
9 1 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (4.35%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) Perl
2 13 (56.52%) Java
3 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
4 8 (34.78%) Go
5 2 (8.70%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) SQL
6 1 (4.35%) C#
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle