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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 200 210 195
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Permanent jobs citing Scala 18 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.018% 0.063%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.66% 0.038% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 2
Average salary £55,000 £80,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +68.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £80,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
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
2731 2616 2509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.33% 47.05% 52.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2313 2340 2216
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +5 13 £55,000 -31.25% 2
Warwickshire - 4 £57,500 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 18 (85.71%) Linux
2 14 (66.67%) Java
3 13 (61.90%) Erlang
3 13 (61.90%) F#
3 13 (61.90%) NoSQL
3 13 (61.90%) Functional Programming
4 12 (57.14%) Low Latency
5 11 (52.38%) Middleware
6 10 (47.62%) C#
7 9 (42.86%) C++
7 9 (42.86%) OO
7 9 (42.86%) Degree
8 8 (38.10%) UNIX
8 8 (38.10%) Haskell
9 7 (33.33%) Clojure
9 7 (33.33%) MongoDB
9 7 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
10 6 (28.57%) Web Services
10 6 (28.57%) SQL
10 6 (28.57%) Twitter
10 6 (28.57%) Open Source
11 5 (23.81%) Complex Event Processing
11 5 (23.81%) Couchbase
11 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
11 5 (23.81%) .NET
11 5 (23.81%) Python
11 5 (23.81%) Web Development
11 5 (23.81%) Mobile Games
11 5 (23.81%) Games

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (9.52%) FileNet
1 2 (9.52%) LiveCycle
1 2 (9.52%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Internet
1 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) NoSQL
2 7 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 7 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (23.81%) Couchbase
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Subversion
1 2 (9.52%) Maven
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
1 2 (9.52%) Hudson
1 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (23.81%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Games Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Team Leader
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Middleware Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Middleware Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) Middleware
2 6 (28.57%) Web Services
3 5 (23.81%) .NET
4 3 (14.29%) J2EE
4 3 (14.29%) Spring
5 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
5 2 (9.52%) JSF
5 2 (9.52%) SOAP
5 2 (9.52%) XML
5 2 (9.52%) XSLT
5 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.76%) JPA
6 1 (4.76%) JMS
6 1 (4.76%) Struts
6 1 (4.76%) JSP
6 1 (4.76%) Servlets
6 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Open Source
2 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
2 5 (23.81%) Mobile Games
3 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
4 2 (9.52%) Blog
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Linux
2 8 (38.10%) UNIX
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Functional Programming
2 12 (57.14%) Low Latency
3 9 (42.86%) OO
4 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 5 (23.81%) Complex Event Processing
5 5 (23.81%) Web Development
6 4 (19.05%) Multithreading
7 3 (14.29%) TDD
8 2 (9.52%) Scrum
8 2 (9.52%) Pair Programming
8 2 (9.52%) Release Management
8 2 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (9.52%) SOA
8 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
8 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
8 2 (9.52%) RUP
8 2 (9.52%) DSDM
8 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) Java
2 13 (61.90%) Erlang
2 13 (61.90%) F#
3 10 (47.62%) C#
4 9 (42.86%) C++
5 8 (38.10%) Haskell
6 7 (33.33%) Clojure
7 6 (28.57%) SQL
8 5 (23.81%) Python
9 2 (9.52%) Groovy
10 1 (4.76%) VB
10 1 (4.76%) Delphi
10 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Twitter
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) IBM
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Adobe
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