The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Scala skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 22 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 -  
Permanent jobs citing Scala 5 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 3.31% 4.55% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.17% 11.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Median salary £57,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.66% -  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  

Scala is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 120 54 78
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 79.47% 40.91% 62.40%
Number of salaries quoted 89 49 41
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £50,000 £49,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing Scala as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Scala in Belfast

Scala
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scala in Belfast.

Salary trend for Scala in Belfast

Scala
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in Belfast over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Scala in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Scala.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) UML
2 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Tableau
2 4 (57.14%) Big Data
2 4 (57.14%) Cloudera
2 4 (57.14%) Kafka
2 4 (57.14%) Data Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) Datameer
2 4 (57.14%) Visualisation
2 4 (57.14%) Apache Spark
2 4 (57.14%) Cloudera CDH
3 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
3 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
3 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
3 3 (42.86%) Java EE
3 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
3 3 (42.86%) JBoss
3 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 3 (42.86%) JMS
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 3 (42.86%) J2EE

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 4 (57.14%) Apache Spark
2 3 (42.86%) JBoss
2 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Big Data
1 4 (57.14%) Cloudera CDH
2 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Development Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Development Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Software Manager
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Kafka
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) J2EE
2 3 (42.86%) Java EE
2 3 (42.86%) JMS
2 3 (42.86%) SOAP
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (28.57%) Smart Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Analytics
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Data Analytics
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (57.14%) UML
1 4 (57.14%) Visualisation
2 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
2 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) EAM
4 1 (14.29%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Cloudera
2 4 (57.14%) Datameer
2 4 (57.14%) Tableau