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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala
England / West Midlands
Rank 170 186 202
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +16
Permanent jobs citing Scala 42 53 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.89% 0.91% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.93% 2.09% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 27 33 7
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £80,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -

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
2171 2531 2414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.92% 43.62% 48.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1867 2178 2155
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Scala as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +29 15 £50,000 -4.76%
Shropshire +3 13 £48,750 +52.34%
Birmingham +9 10 £55,000 -31.25%
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Scala also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Scala.

1 59 (93.65%) Java
2 48 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (52.38%) HTML
4 32 (50.79%) Scrum
4 32 (50.79%) Ruby
5 31 (49.21%) Python
6 25 (39.68%) JavaScript
7 24 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (36.51%) Automated Testing
9 22 (34.92%) DevOps
10 21 (33.33%) Docker
10 21 (33.33%) Software Engineering
11 20 (31.75%) Linux
11 20 (31.75%) Web Services
11 20 (31.75%) Microservices
12 19 (30.16%) Node.js
13 17 (26.98%) Amazon AWS
13 17 (26.98%) Puppet
13 17 (26.98%) Continuous Delivery
13 17 (26.98%) Groovy
13 17 (26.98%) RESTful
14 16 (25.40%) Git (software)
14 16 (25.40%) Open Source
15 15 (23.81%) Bash Shell
15 15 (23.81%) Apache Cassandra
15 15 (23.81%) VirtualBox
15 15 (23.81%) Vagrant
15 15 (23.81%) HornetQ
15 15 (23.81%) New Relic
15 15 (23.81%) StatsD

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (15.87%) Apache
2 9 (14.29%) Apache Spark
3 6 (9.52%) JBoss
3 6 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.17%) Apache Pig
4 2 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.59%) Confluence
5 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 17 (26.98%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (23.81%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (3.17%) GitHub
4 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.46%) HTTP
2 5 (7.94%) Internet
3 2 (3.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.81%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (20.63%) MongoDB
3 9 (14.29%) Big Data
3 9 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 7 (11.11%) NoSQL
5 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.76%) MySQL
7 2 (3.17%) Apache Hive
7 2 (3.17%) Flink
7 2 (3.17%) Impala
7 2 (3.17%) OLAP
7 2 (3.17%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (3.17%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (3.17%) Pentaho
7 2 (3.17%) Riak
7 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 16 (25.40%) Git (software)
2 15 (23.81%) Vagrant
3 9 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 8 (12.70%) JUnit
4 8 (12.70%) Selenium
5 6 (9.52%) Maven
6 4 (6.35%) HP UFT
7 3 (4.76%) Subversion
8 2 (3.17%) TestNG
9 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.59%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.59%) JIRA
General
1 11 (17.46%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Banking
3 5 (7.94%) Publishing
4 4 (6.35%) Advertising
5 2 (3.17%) Billing
5 2 (3.17%) Games
5 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (46.03%) Developer
2 15 (23.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 13 (20.63%) Senior DevOps
4 13 (20.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) Scala Developer
6 7 (11.11%) Digital Developer
6 7 (11.11%) Java Scala Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Big Data Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Scrum Master
8 5 (7.94%) Web Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (6.35%) Software Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Architect
10 3 (4.76%) Software Developer
11 2 (3.17%) Junior
11 2 (3.17%) Lead Developer
11 2 (3.17%) Software Architect
11 2 (3.17%) Technical Architect
11 2 (3.17%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (52.38%) HTML
2 20 (31.75%) Web Services
3 19 (30.16%) Node.js
4 17 (26.98%) RESTful
5 15 (23.81%) ActiveMQ
5 15 (23.81%) HornetQ
5 15 (23.81%) JMS
5 15 (23.81%) Kafka
6 14 (22.22%) Spring
7 13 (20.63%) CSS
8 12 (19.05%) REST
9 11 (17.46%) HTML5
10 7 (11.11%) Play Framework
11 6 (9.52%) Ajax
11 6 (9.52%) JSON
12 5 (7.94%) Java SE
12 5 (7.94%) XML
13 4 (6.35%) Django
13 4 (6.35%) Hibernate
13 4 (6.35%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.11%) Hedge funds
3 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.52%) Fintech
4 5 (7.94%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.94%) User Experience
5 2 (3.17%) Blog
5 2 (3.17%) iPad
5 2 (3.17%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.75%) Linux
2 15 (23.81%) CentOS
2 15 (23.81%) Ubuntu
3 4 (6.35%) Unix
4 1 (1.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (50.79%) Scrum
3 24 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (36.51%) Automated Testing
5 22 (34.92%) DevOps
6 21 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 20 (31.75%) Microservices
8 17 (26.98%) Continuous Delivery
9 16 (25.40%) Open Source
10 15 (23.81%) Configuration Management
11 11 (17.46%) Kanban
12 10 (15.87%) Web Development
13 8 (12.70%) TDD
14 5 (7.94%) BDD
14 5 (7.94%) Business Development
14 5 (7.94%) Low Latency
14 5 (7.94%) Mentoring
14 5 (7.94%) MVC
14 5 (7.94%) OO
14 5 (7.94%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 59 (93.65%) Java
2 32 (50.79%) Ruby
3 31 (49.21%) Python
4 25 (39.68%) JavaScript
5 17 (26.98%) Groovy
6 15 (23.81%) Bash Shell
7 10 (15.87%) SQL
8 9 (14.29%) PHP
9 5 (7.94%) Go
10 4 (6.35%) VB
10 4 (6.35%) VBScript
11 3 (4.76%) Erlang
11 3 (4.76%) F#
11 3 (4.76%) Haskell
12 2 (3.17%) C#
13 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) Degree
1 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) ISEB
2 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
System Software
1 21 (33.33%) Docker
2 15 (23.81%) VirtualBox
2 15 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (3.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 17 (26.98%) Puppet
2 15 (23.81%) Consul
2 15 (23.81%) Docker Swarm
2 15 (23.81%) Kubernetes
2 15 (23.81%) Mesos
2 15 (23.81%) Nagios
2 15 (23.81%) StatsD
2 15 (23.81%) Terraform
3 2 (3.17%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) New Relic
1 15 (23.81%) VMware
2 4 (6.35%) Google
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle
4 2 (3.17%) MuleSoft
4 2 (3.17%) Tableau
4 2 (3.17%) Twitter
4 2 (3.17%) Vertica
5 1 (1.59%) webMethods