Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 180 205
Rank change year-on-year +31 +25 -32
Permanent jobs citing Scala 40 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.09% 0.51% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.58% 1.04% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 15
Birmingham median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £41,250 £45,875 £52,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £85,000
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -8.70% -28.13%

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 1,552 1,926 1,877
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 42.46% 49.52% 39.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,295 1,676 1,566
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £62,500
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 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Scala in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 36 (90.00%) Java
2 30 (75.00%) .NET
3 26 (65.00%) Python
3 26 (65.00%) SQL
3 26 (65.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (65.00%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (55.00%) Relational Database
5 19 (47.50%) RDBMS
5 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
5 19 (47.50%) Active Directory
5 19 (47.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (47.50%) MCSE
5 19 (47.50%) MCSA
5 19 (47.50%) Microsoft Office
5 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET
5 19 (47.50%) PL/SQL
5 19 (47.50%) Web Services
5 19 (47.50%) Shell Script
5 19 (47.50%) Project Management
5 19 (47.50%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (47.50%) Amazon S3
5 19 (47.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 19 (47.50%) Network Security
5 19 (47.50%) Security Cleared
5 19 (47.50%) Amazon SQS
5 19 (47.50%) Office 365
5 19 (47.50%) Amazon EMR
5 19 (47.50%) Amazon RDS
5 19 (47.50%) Amazon Redshift
5 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET Web API

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 5 (12.50%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.00%) WildFly
Applications
1 19 (47.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (65.00%) Amazon AWS
1 26 (65.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (47.50%) Amazon EC2
2 19 (47.50%) Amazon EMR
2 19 (47.50%) Amazon Kinesis
2 19 (47.50%) Amazon S3
2 19 (47.50%) Amazon SQS
2 19 (47.50%) AWS Lambda
2 19 (47.50%) Azure Active Directory
2 19 (47.50%) Office 365
2 19 (47.50%) Serverless
3 7 (17.50%) PaaS
3 7 (17.50%) SaaS
4 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (47.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (55.00%) Relational Database
2 19 (47.50%) Amazon RDS
2 19 (47.50%) Amazon Redshift
2 19 (47.50%) Cosmos DB
2 19 (47.50%) RDBMS
3 6 (15.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (15.00%) Big Data
4 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (7.50%) Hadoop
7 2 (5.00%) HBase
7 2 (5.00%) MySQL
7 2 (5.00%) Neo4j
7 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Architect
2 19 (47.50%) Cloud Architect
2 19 (47.50%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 19 (47.50%) Lead Architect
2 19 (47.50%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 19 (47.50%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (27.50%) Software Engineer
4 10 (25.00%) Developer
5 9 (22.50%) .NET Software Engineer
5 9 (22.50%) C# Software Engineer
5 9 (22.50%) Java Engineer
5 9 (22.50%) Java Scala Software Engineer
5 9 (22.50%) Java Software Engineer
5 9 (22.50%) Scala Software Engineer
6 8 (20.00%) Java Developer
7 7 (17.50%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (15.00%) .NET Developer
8 6 (15.00%) C# Developer
8 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
8 6 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (75.00%) .NET
2 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET
2 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 19 (47.50%) Web Services
3 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 5 (12.50%) Node.js
4 4 (10.00%) Express
4 4 (10.00%) Kafka
4 4 (10.00%) MEAN Stack
5 3 (7.50%) CSS
5 3 (7.50%) HTML
6 2 (5.00%) Ajax
6 2 (5.00%) Grails
6 2 (5.00%) REST
6 2 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (5.00%) SOAP
6 2 (5.00%) Spring
6 2 (5.00%) Spring Boot
7 1 (2.50%) Dropwizard
7 1 (2.50%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Public Cloud
2 3 (7.50%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (7.50%) NHS
3 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
1 2 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Enterprise Architecture
1 19 (47.50%) Identity Access Management
1 19 (47.50%) Presales
1 19 (47.50%) Project Management
1 19 (47.50%) Vendor Relationship Management
2 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (35.00%) Software Engineering
4 12 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 7 (17.50%) User Stories
8 5 (12.50%) Machine Learning
8 5 (12.50%) Microservices
9 4 (10.00%) Data Protection
9 4 (10.00%) Data Science
9 4 (10.00%) Integration Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Mathematics
9 4 (10.00%) Open Source
9 4 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
9 4 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 36 (90.00%) Java
2 26 (65.00%) Python
2 26 (65.00%) SQL
3 19 (47.50%) PL/SQL
3 19 (47.50%) Shell Script
4 11 (27.50%) C#
5 4 (10.00%) Groovy
5 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.00%) R
5 4 (10.00%) Ruby
6 2 (5.00%) C++
6 2 (5.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.50%) Go
Qualifications
1 19 (47.50%) MCSA
1 19 (47.50%) MCSE
1 19 (47.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 19 (47.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 19 (47.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) Docker
3 2 (5.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Google
2 4 (10.00%) Twitter
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) Talend