Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 158 170
Rank change year-on-year -12 +12 +13
Permanent jobs citing Scala 28 29 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.75% 0.78% 0.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.77% 1.67% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 28
Birmingham median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £71,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -19.30% +29.55%
10th Percentile £49,500 £40,000 £41,500
90th Percentile £81,800 £62,750 £85,000
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -13.04% -8.00%

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 1,586 1,732 1,590
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 42.34% 46.67% 35.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,306 1,490 1,369
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.88% - +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 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Scala in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 25 (89.29%) Java
2 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) Microservices
4 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
5 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
5 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
6 9 (32.14%) MongoDB
6 9 (32.14%) Python
7 8 (28.57%) HTML
7 8 (28.57%) SQL
7 8 (28.57%) CSS
7 8 (28.57%) HTML5
7 8 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (28.57%) Open Source
7 8 (28.57%) Apache Spark
8 7 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 7 (25.00%) Docker
8 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 7 (25.00%) PHP
8 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (21.43%) TDD
9 6 (21.43%) Scrum
9 6 (21.43%) Big Data
9 6 (21.43%) Hadoop
9 6 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (21.43%) DevOps
9 6 (21.43%) User Experience
10 5 (17.86%) React
10 5 (17.86%) BDD

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 8 (28.57%) Apache Spark
2 4 (14.29%) Apache
3 2 (7.14%) Apache Pig
3 2 (7.14%) Apache Solr
3 2 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon S3
3 2 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (7.14%) Serverless
4 1 (3.57%) Azure Data Factory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) MongoDB
2 6 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (21.43%) Big Data
2 6 (21.43%) Hadoop
3 4 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 3 (10.71%) Apache Hive
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
5 2 (7.14%) Bigtable
5 2 (7.14%) Data Mining
5 2 (7.14%) Flink
5 2 (7.14%) HBase
5 2 (7.14%) Impala
5 2 (7.14%) MySQL
5 2 (7.14%) OLAP
5 2 (7.14%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (7.14%) Pentaho
5 2 (7.14%) Riak
6 1 (3.57%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.57%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.29%) JUnit
2 4 (14.29%) Maven
3 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.71%) Subversion
4 2 (7.14%) Bitbucket
4 2 (7.14%) Gradle
4 2 (7.14%) JIRA
4 2 (7.14%) Mockito
4 2 (7.14%) TestNG
5 1 (3.57%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (7.14%) Advertising
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) Java Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Data Scientist
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Data Scientist
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Apache Spark Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Backend Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Digital Transformation
5 2 (7.14%) Hadoop Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Java Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Java Hadoop Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Backend Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) CSS
1 8 (28.57%) HTML
1 8 (28.57%) HTML5
2 5 (17.86%) Node.js
2 5 (17.86%) React
2 5 (17.86%) Spring
3 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
3 3 (10.71%) CSS3
3 3 (10.71%) JSON
3 3 (10.71%) Play Framework
4 2 (7.14%) Akka
4 2 (7.14%) Express
4 2 (7.14%) J2EE
4 2 (7.14%) JAX-RS
4 2 (7.14%) Kafka
4 2 (7.14%) Lucene
4 2 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (7.14%) REST
4 2 (7.14%) Samza
4 2 (7.14%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (21.43%) User Experience
3 4 (14.29%) Algorithms
4 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
5 2 (7.14%) Data Structures
5 2 (7.14%) Fintech
6 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Microservices
3 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
4 8 (28.57%) Open Source
5 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (21.43%) DevOps
6 6 (21.43%) Scrum
6 6 (21.43%) TDD
7 5 (17.86%) BDD
7 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
8 4 (14.29%) Machine Learning
8 4 (14.29%) MVC
9 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (10.71%) Data Science
9 3 (10.71%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (10.71%) ETL
9 3 (10.71%) Front End Development
9 3 (10.71%) Pair Programming
9 3 (10.71%) Statistical Modelling
9 3 (10.71%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) Python
3 8 (28.57%) SQL
4 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (25.00%) PHP
5 5 (17.86%) C#
5 5 (17.86%) Ruby
6 3 (10.71%) Go
7 2 (7.14%) Groovy
7 2 (7.14%) Java 8
7 2 (7.14%) R
8 1 (3.57%) HiveQL
8 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
1 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) PhD
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Docker
2 2 (7.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (7.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Ansible
1 2 (7.14%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (7.14%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Google
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Tableau
2 2 (7.14%) Twitter
2 2 (7.14%) Vertica
3 1 (3.57%) Hortonworks
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) MuleSoft
3 1 (3.57%) Talend