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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 200 182 197
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +15
Permanent jobs citing Scala 11 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.022% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.43% 0.046% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 7
Average salary £58,750 £72,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.96% +93.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £72,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £72,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +18.75%
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
2529 2159 2314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.36% 48.38% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2250 1839 2022
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 30 March 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 30 March 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 - 9 £58,750 -
Birmingham -10 1 £55,000 -24.13% 1
Warwickshire - 1 £75,000 -
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 18 (94.74%) Linux
1 18 (94.74%) Erlang
2 17 (89.47%) Functional Programming
3 15 (78.95%) Low Latency
3 15 (78.95%) Haskell
4 14 (73.68%) Middleware
5 13 (68.42%) Java
5 13 (68.42%) F#
6 12 (63.16%) NoSQL
7 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
8 9 (47.37%) SQL
9 8 (42.11%) Internet
9 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
9 8 (42.11%) Mathematics
9 8 (42.11%) Multithreading
10 7 (36.84%) Clojure
10 7 (36.84%) .NET
10 7 (36.84%) C#
11 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
11 6 (31.58%) Algorithms
11 6 (31.58%) Open Source
12 5 (26.32%) C++
12 5 (26.32%) UNIX
13 4 (21.05%) Blog
13 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
14 3 (15.79%) Riak
14 3 (15.79%) Data Structures
14 3 (15.79%) Web Development
14 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
14 3 (15.79%) Complex Event Processing

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
1 8 (42.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) NoSQL
2 3 (15.79%) Riak
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Software Engineer
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Middleware Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Team Leader
3 3 (15.79%) Software Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Lead Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Chief Technology Officer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) Middleware
2 7 (36.84%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Mathematics
2 6 (31.58%) Open Source
2 6 (31.58%) Algorithms
3 4 (21.05%) Blog
4 3 (15.79%) Grid Computing
4 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
4 3 (15.79%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) UNIX
3 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Functional Programming
2 15 (78.95%) Low Latency
3 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
4 8 (42.11%) Multithreading
5 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
6 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (15.79%) Web Development
7 3 (15.79%) Complex Event Processing
8 2 (10.53%) High Availability
8 2 (10.53%) Time Management
9 1 (5.26%) Matrix Management
9 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (5.26%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) Erlang
2 15 (78.95%) Haskell
3 13 (68.42%) F#
3 13 (68.42%) Java
4 9 (47.37%) SQL
5 7 (36.84%) Clojure
5 7 (36.84%) C#
6 5 (26.32%) C++
7 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.26%) C
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) MOM
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com