Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Scala skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scala over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 170 183
Rank change year-on-year +3 +13 -
Permanent jobs citing Scala 32 27 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.82% 0.69% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.93% 1.36% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 27
Birmingham median annual salary £67,500 £55,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.73% -26.67% -
10th Percentile £55,250 £40,000 £41,500
90th Percentile £82,700 £62,500 £85,000
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -20.00%

Scala is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,655 1,984 1,629
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 42.63% 50.90% 34.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,402 1,706 1,347
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £23,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Scala as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Scala in Birmingham

Scala
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Scala in Birmingham

Scala
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in Birmingham over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Scala in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing Scala also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Scala.

1 26 (81.25%) Java
2 19 (59.38%) Python
3 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (53.13%) .NET
4 17 (53.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (53.13%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (46.88%) SQL
6 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
7 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (31.25%) C#
7 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
7 10 (31.25%) Apache Spark
7 10 (31.25%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
9 8 (25.00%) MongoDB
9 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (25.00%) Serverless
9 8 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (25.00%) Relational Database
9 8 (25.00%) Machine Learning
9 8 (25.00%) Big Data
10 7 (21.88%) Office 365
10 7 (21.88%) Amazon EMR
10 7 (21.88%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (21.88%) User Stories
10 7 (21.88%) Amazon Redshift
10 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (21.88%) Azure Active Directory
10 7 (21.88%) Public Cloud
10 7 (21.88%) Amazon Kinesis

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (31.25%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (53.13%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
2 8 (25.00%) Serverless
3 7 (21.88%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (21.88%) Amazon EMR
3 7 (21.88%) Amazon Kinesis
3 7 (21.88%) Amazon S3
3 7 (21.88%) Amazon SQS
3 7 (21.88%) Azure Active Directory
3 7 (21.88%) Office 365
3 7 (21.88%) PaaS
3 7 (21.88%) SaaS
4 1 (3.13%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) Big Data
1 8 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 8 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (21.88%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (21.88%) Amazon Redshift
2 7 (21.88%) Cosmos DB
2 7 (21.88%) Hadoop
2 7 (21.88%) RDBMS
3 6 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.25%) Apache Hive
5 2 (6.25%) MySQL
6 1 (3.13%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (3.13%) Bigtable
6 1 (3.13%) HBase
6 1 (3.13%) Impala
6 1 (3.13%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (3.13%) Riak
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) JUnit
2 2 (6.25%) Maven
2 2 (6.25%) Subversion
3 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.13%) Gradle
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) Mockito
3 1 (3.13%) TestNG
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Java Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Software Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) .NET Software Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) C# Software Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Java Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Java Scala Software Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Java Software Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Scala Software Engineer
4 8 (25.00%) Architect
4 8 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
5 7 (21.88%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 7 (21.88%) Lead Architect
5 7 (21.88%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 7 (21.88%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (18.75%) .NET Software Developer
6 6 (18.75%) Agile .NET Developer
6 6 (18.75%) Agile C# Developer
6 6 (18.75%) Agile Java Developer
6 6 (18.75%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (53.13%) .NET
2 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
2 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (21.88%) Web Services
3 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
3 5 (15.63%) Express
3 5 (15.63%) Kafka
3 5 (15.63%) MEAN Stack
3 5 (15.63%) Node.js
4 4 (12.50%) CSS
4 4 (12.50%) HTML
5 3 (9.38%) HTML5
6 2 (6.25%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (6.25%) REST
7 1 (3.13%) Ajax
7 1 (3.13%) Akka
7 1 (3.13%) Grails
7 1 (3.13%) JSON
7 1 (3.13%) Lucene
7 1 (3.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Public Cloud
2 4 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (9.38%) Algorithms
3 3 (9.38%) User Experience
4 2 (6.25%) NHS
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
3 10 (31.25%) Continuous Delivery
3 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
4 8 (25.00%) Machine Learning
5 7 (21.88%) Data Analysis
5 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (21.88%) Identity Access Management
5 7 (21.88%) Presales
5 7 (21.88%) Project Management
5 7 (21.88%) User Stories
5 7 (21.88%) Vendor Relationship Management
6 6 (18.75%) Data Science
6 6 (18.75%) Statistical Modelling
7 5 (15.63%) Integration Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Mathematics
7 5 (15.63%) Microservices
7 5 (15.63%) Scrum
7 5 (15.63%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) Java
2 19 (59.38%) Python
3 15 (46.88%) SQL
4 10 (31.25%) C#
5 7 (21.88%) PL/SQL
5 7 (21.88%) Shell Script
6 5 (15.63%) R
7 4 (12.50%) Ruby
8 2 (6.25%) C++
8 2 (6.25%) Groovy
8 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
9 1 (3.13%) HiveQL
9 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.88%) MCSA
2 7 (21.88%) MCSE
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (21.88%) PhD
3 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) Docker
3 1 (3.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (3.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Ansible
2 1 (3.13%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Google
2 5 (15.63%) Twitter
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Talend
4 1 (3.13%) Hortonworks
4 1 (3.13%) Tableau
4 1 (3.13%) Vertica