The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 195 - 196
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Scala 17 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% - 0.041%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% - 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 1
Average salary £55,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Scala
England

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

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2722 2569 2563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.64% 46.97% 52.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2311 2283 2255
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scala across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Scala
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Scala Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Scala
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scala across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Scala Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Scala
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
Staffordshire - 15 £55,000 - 2
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 20 (90.91%) Linux
2 15 (68.18%) Java
2 15 (68.18%) Erlang
2 15 (68.18%) F#
2 15 (68.18%) NoSQL
2 15 (68.18%) Functional Programming
3 14 (63.64%) Low Latency
4 12 (54.55%) Middleware
5 10 (45.45%) C#
6 9 (40.91%) C++
6 9 (40.91%) UNIX
6 9 (40.91%) OO
6 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
6 9 (40.91%) Degree
6 9 (40.91%) Haskell
6 9 (40.91%) Clojure
7 7 (31.82%) Open Source
7 7 (31.82%) MongoDB
7 7 (31.82%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (27.27%) SQL
8 6 (27.27%) Web Services
8 6 (27.27%) Twitter
9 5 (22.73%) .NET
9 5 (22.73%) Python
9 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
9 5 (22.73%) Internet
9 5 (22.73%) Mobile Games
9 5 (22.73%) Games
9 5 (22.73%) Mathematics
9 5 (22.73%) Multithreading

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (9.09%) FileNet
1 2 (9.09%) LiveCycle
1 2 (9.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
1 5 (22.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) NoSQL
2 7 (31.82%) MongoDB
2 7 (31.82%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (22.73%) Couchbase
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Subversion
1 2 (9.09%) Maven
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
1 2 (9.09%) Hudson
1 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (22.73%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Systems Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Team Leader
2 4 (18.18%) Games Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Development Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Software Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Middleware Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) Middleware
2 6 (27.27%) Web Services
3 5 (22.73%) .NET
4 2 (9.09%) J2EE
4 2 (9.09%) SOAP
4 2 (9.09%) XML
4 2 (9.09%) XSLT
4 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 2 (9.09%) Spring
4 2 (9.09%) JSF
4 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Open Source
2 5 (22.73%) Mobile App
2 5 (22.73%) Mobile Games
2 5 (22.73%) Mathematics
3 3 (13.64%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Linux
2 9 (40.91%) UNIX
3 3 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Functional Programming
2 14 (63.64%) Low Latency
3 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
3 9 (40.91%) OO
4 5 (22.73%) Multithreading
4 5 (22.73%) Complex Event Processing
5 4 (18.18%) Web Development
5 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (9.09%) Release Management
7 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.09%) DevOps
7 2 (9.09%) RUP
7 2 (9.09%) DSDM
7 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.09%) SOA
7 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Java
1 15 (68.18%) Erlang
1 15 (68.18%) F#
2 10 (45.45%) C#
3 9 (40.91%) C++
3 9 (40.91%) Haskell
3 9 (40.91%) Clojure
4 6 (27.27%) SQL
5 5 (22.73%) Python
6 2 (9.09%) Groovy
7 1 (4.55%) VB
7 1 (4.55%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Twitter
2 2 (9.09%) IBM
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
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