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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 198 201 212
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Scala 27 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.46% 0.26% 0.054%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.98% 0.53% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 26 6 3
Average salary £77,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.90% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
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
2768 2626 2638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.27% 48.63% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2450 2264 2338
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,175 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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
Staffordshire +14 14 £70,000 +27.27%
Warwickshire -6 13 £80,000 +39.13%
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 36 (85.71%) Java
2 26 (61.90%) Haskell
2 26 (61.90%) Erlang
2 26 (61.90%) Functional Programming
3 25 (59.52%) Linux
4 22 (52.38%) Middleware
5 21 (50.00%) NoSQL
6 20 (47.62%) C#
6 20 (47.62%) Mathematics
7 19 (45.24%) Software Engineering
7 19 (45.24%) SQL
8 18 (42.86%) Low Latency
9 15 (35.71%) .NET
9 15 (35.71%) Computer Science
10 14 (33.33%) F#
11 13 (30.95%) C++
12 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (28.57%) Clojure
13 10 (23.81%) BDD
13 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (23.81%) Multithreading
13 10 (23.81%) Data Structures
13 10 (23.81%) Algorithms
13 10 (23.81%) TDD
13 10 (23.81%) Internet
13 10 (23.81%) SOA
13 10 (23.81%) TCP/IP
14 9 (21.43%) Degree
14 9 (21.43%) RESTful
14 9 (21.43%) Hadoop

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 8 (19.05%) JBoss
1 8 (19.05%) GlassFish
1 8 (19.05%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.76%) Node.js
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) TCP/IP
1 10 (23.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (21.43%) Hadoop
2 9 (21.43%) MongoDB
2 9 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (19.05%) MySQL
3 8 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (19.05%) Big Data
4 6 (14.29%) Riak
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Hudson
1 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (16.67%) Retail
2 6 (14.29%) Finance
3 5 (11.90%) Games
3 5 (11.90%) Banking
4 4 (9.52%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Software Engineer
2 13 (30.95%) Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Architect
5 5 (11.90%) Team Leader
5 5 (11.90%) AWS Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Platform Manager
6 3 (7.14%) CRM Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
6 3 (7.14%) Principle Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Software Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Development Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Programmer
7 2 (4.76%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Software Team Leader
7 2 (4.76%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (52.38%) Middleware
2 15 (35.71%) .NET
3 9 (21.43%) RESTful
4 8 (19.05%) REST
4 8 (19.05%) JAX-RS
4 8 (19.05%) JPA
4 8 (19.05%) RESTEasy
4 8 (19.05%) JMS
4 8 (19.05%) Hibernate
4 8 (19.05%) Spring
4 8 (19.05%) Java EE
5 6 (14.29%) HTML
6 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
6 4 (9.52%) HTML5
7 2 (4.76%) SOAP
7 2 (4.76%) Web Services
7 2 (4.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 20 (47.62%) Mathematics
2 15 (35.71%) Computer Science
3 10 (23.81%) Data Structures
3 10 (23.81%) Algorithms
4 5 (11.90%) Hedge funds
4 5 (11.90%) Physics
5 2 (4.76%) Blog
6 1 (2.38%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 25 (59.52%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Functional Programming
2 19 (45.24%) Software Engineering
3 18 (42.86%) Low Latency
4 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (23.81%) TDD
5 10 (23.81%) SOA
5 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (23.81%) Multithreading
5 10 (23.81%) BDD
6 8 (19.05%) Dependency Injection
6 8 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (19.05%) Workflow
7 6 (14.29%) Scrum
7 6 (14.29%) Coaching
8 4 (9.52%) Matrix Management
8 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.14%) DSDM
9 3 (7.14%) CRM
9 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 36 (85.71%) Java
2 26 (61.90%) Haskell
2 26 (61.90%) Erlang
3 20 (47.62%) C#
4 19 (45.24%) SQL
5 14 (33.33%) F#
6 13 (30.95%) C++
7 12 (28.57%) Clojure
8 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 4 (9.52%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) MOM
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle
2 4 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
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