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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 192 201 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Scala 18 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.32% 0.33% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.68% 0.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 0
Average salary £80,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.80% -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
2635 2697 2605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.13% 49.28% 47.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2334 2281 2327
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 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
Warwickshire +1 8 £80,000 +39.13%
Staffordshire -2 8 £70,000 +27.27%
Shropshire - 2 £47,500 -
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 34 (91.89%) Java
2 19 (51.35%) Haskell
2 19 (51.35%) Erlang
2 19 (51.35%) Functional Programming
3 18 (48.65%) Software Engineering
3 18 (48.65%) Linux
4 17 (45.95%) Mathematics
5 16 (43.24%) SQL
5 16 (43.24%) C#
5 16 (43.24%) Middleware
5 16 (43.24%) NoSQL
6 14 (37.84%) Low Latency
6 14 (37.84%) Computer Science
6 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (32.43%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (32.43%) Clojure
8 11 (29.73%) MongoDB
8 11 (29.73%) .NET
9 10 (27.03%) JBoss
9 10 (27.03%) C++
9 10 (27.03%) SOA
9 10 (27.03%) F#
9 10 (27.03%) TDD
9 10 (27.03%) Hibernate
9 10 (27.03%) Spring
9 10 (27.03%) BDD
9 10 (27.03%) REST
9 10 (27.03%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (24.32%) Data Structures
10 9 (24.32%) Algorithms

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 10 (27.03%) JBoss
2 8 (21.62%) GlassFish
2 8 (21.62%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.41%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.41%) Node.js
3 2 (5.41%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
1 7 (18.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) NoSQL
2 11 (29.73%) MongoDB
3 9 (24.32%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (24.32%) Hadoop
4 8 (21.62%) Big Data
4 8 (21.62%) MySQL
4 8 (21.62%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (10.81%) Riak
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Hudson
1 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.41%) JUnit
General
1 7 (18.92%) Retail
2 6 (16.22%) Finance
3 5 (13.51%) Games
3 5 (13.51%) Banking
4 4 (10.81%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Software Engineer
2 13 (35.14%) Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Senior Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Architect
4 5 (13.51%) AWS Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Platform Manager
5 3 (8.11%) CRM Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Principle Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Programmer
6 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Software Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Development Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.41%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (5.41%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Principal Software Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) Middleware
2 11 (29.73%) .NET
3 10 (27.03%) Hibernate
3 10 (27.03%) Spring
3 10 (27.03%) REST
4 9 (24.32%) RESTful
5 8 (21.62%) JAX-RS
5 8 (21.62%) Java EE
5 8 (21.62%) HTML
5 8 (21.62%) JMS
5 8 (21.62%) RESTEasy
5 8 (21.62%) JPA
6 6 (16.22%) HTML5
7 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
7 4 (10.81%) SOAP
8 2 (5.41%) Web Services
8 2 (5.41%) XML
8 2 (5.41%) J2SE
8 2 (5.41%) J2EE
8 2 (5.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (45.95%) Mathematics
2 14 (37.84%) Computer Science
3 9 (24.32%) Data Structures
3 9 (24.32%) Algorithms
4 6 (16.22%) Physics
5 5 (13.51%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.70%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.70%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 18 (48.65%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Functional Programming
2 18 (48.65%) Software Engineering
3 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (37.84%) Low Latency
4 12 (32.43%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (27.03%) TDD
5 10 (27.03%) SOA
5 10 (27.03%) BDD
5 10 (27.03%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (21.62%) Workflow
6 8 (21.62%) Scrum
6 8 (21.62%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (18.92%) Multithreading
8 6 (16.22%) Coaching
9 4 (10.81%) Matrix Management
9 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Open Source
9 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (8.11%) DSDM
10 3 (8.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 34 (91.89%) Java
2 19 (51.35%) Haskell
2 19 (51.35%) Erlang
3 16 (43.24%) SQL
3 16 (43.24%) C#
4 12 (32.43%) Clojure
5 10 (27.03%) C++
5 10 (27.03%) F#
6 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
7 4 (10.81%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) MOM
2 2 (5.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.41%) webMethods
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft