The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 189 209 202
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Permanent jobs citing Scala 13 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.072% 0.041%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.49% 0.15% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 1
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2642 2631 2590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.07% 47.52% 53.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2277 2325 2289
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Scala
England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 0 6 £55,000 -31.25%
Warwickshire - 5 £57,500 -
Birmingham +2 2 £45,000 -
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) OO
3 7 (50.00%) Degree
3 7 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 7 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (42.86%) F#
4 6 (42.86%) Twitter
4 6 (42.86%) Erlang
4 6 (42.86%) UNIX
4 6 (42.86%) Middleware
4 6 (42.86%) C#
4 6 (42.86%) C++
4 6 (42.86%) Web Services
5 5 (35.71%) Python
5 5 (35.71%) Mobile Games
5 5 (35.71%) Games
5 5 (35.71%) Couchbase
5 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
5 5 (35.71%) Low Latency
5 5 (35.71%) Haskell
6 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (28.57%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) J2EE
7 3 (21.43%) TDD
7 3 (21.43%) Spring
7 3 (21.43%) Web Development
7 3 (21.43%) Complex Event Processing
8 2 (14.29%) Clojure

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (14.29%) Confluence
1 2 (14.29%) LiveCycle
1 2 (14.29%) FileNet
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (35.71%) Couchbase
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Hudson
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 2 (14.29%) Maven
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 5 (35.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Games Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
3 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Java Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Middleware
1 6 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) J2EE
2 3 (21.43%) Spring
3 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (14.29%) JSF
3 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 2 (14.29%) SOAP
3 2 (14.29%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) XSLT
4 1 (7.14%) JMS
4 1 (7.14%) Struts
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) JSP
4 1 (7.14%) Servlets
4 1 (7.14%) Spring MVC
4 1 (7.14%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Mobile Games
1 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) OO
2 5 (35.71%) Low Latency
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
3 3 (21.43%) Complex Event Processing
4 2 (14.29%) Release Management
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) SOA
4 2 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (14.29%) RUP
4 2 (14.29%) DSDM
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) F#
2 6 (42.86%) Erlang
2 6 (42.86%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) C++
3 5 (35.71%) Python
3 5 (35.71%) Haskell
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) Clojure
5 2 (14.29%) Groovy
6 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Twitter
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Adobe