The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
South West / Bristol
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 102 87
Rank change year-on-year 0 -15  
Permanent jobs citing Scala 36 14 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.94% 0.89% 2.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.06% 1.57% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 31 11 28
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £49,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,750
UK excluding London median salary £59,500 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.18% +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 Bristol with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1176 891 1245
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 63.40% 56.43% 64.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1006 822 1111
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

Scala
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Scala in Bristol

Scala
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in Bristol over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Scala in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Scala.

1 53 (67.95%) Java
2 41 (52.56%) Software Engineering
3 38 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (34.62%) Degree
5 24 (30.77%) Python
6 22 (28.21%) PhD
6 22 (28.21%) JavaScript
7 21 (26.92%) C#
7 21 (26.92%) OO
7 21 (26.92%) AngularJS
7 21 (26.92%) Functional Programming
8 20 (25.64%) Node.js
9 17 (21.79%) Games
9 17 (21.79%) Scrum
9 17 (21.79%) .NET
10 16 (20.51%) HTML
10 16 (20.51%) Test Automation
11 15 (19.23%) HTML5
12 14 (17.95%) Machine Learning
12 14 (17.95%) C++
12 14 (17.95%) Artificial Intelligence
12 14 (17.95%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 14 (17.95%) Deep Learning
12 14 (17.95%) React
12 14 (17.95%) Theano
12 14 (17.95%) Computer Vision
13 13 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
13 13 (16.67%) Computer Science
14 12 (15.38%) REST
15 10 (12.82%) Microservices

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 6 (7.69%) DNN
2 5 (6.41%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.41%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.69%) MySQL
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.13%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.56%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.56%) Big Data
4 2 (2.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Cucumber
2 6 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.41%) WATIR
4 4 (5.13%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.85%) Selenium
5 3 (3.85%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.56%) Hudson
7 1 (1.28%) Bitbucket
General
1 17 (21.79%) Games
2 1 (1.28%) Finance
2 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (42.31%) Developer
2 20 (25.64%) Java Developer
3 16 (20.51%) Scala Developer
4 14 (17.95%) Lead Developer
5 13 (16.67%) Software Engineer
6 11 (14.10%) Java Scala Developer
6 11 (14.10%) Senior Developer
7 9 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (10.26%) C# Developer
8 8 (10.26%) Computer Engineer
8 8 (10.26%) Graduate
8 8 (10.26%) Lead C# Developer
8 8 (10.26%) Lead Java Developer
8 8 (10.26%) QA Tester
8 8 (10.26%) Tester
9 7 (8.97%) F# Developer
9 7 (8.97%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 7 (8.97%) Senior C# Developer
9 7 (8.97%) Senior Java Scala Developer
9 7 (8.97%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.92%) AngularJS
2 20 (25.64%) Node.js
3 17 (21.79%) .NET
4 16 (20.51%) HTML
5 15 (19.23%) HTML5
6 14 (17.95%) React
6 14 (17.95%) Theano
6 14 (17.95%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 12 (15.38%) REST
8 8 (10.26%) Natural Language Processing
9 7 (8.97%) Hibernate
9 7 (8.97%) Spring
10 6 (7.69%) Apache Flex
10 6 (7.69%) J2EE
10 6 (7.69%) OpenCV
10 6 (7.69%) RESTful
10 6 (7.69%) Web Services
11 3 (3.85%) Akka
11 3 (3.85%) JSON
11 3 (3.85%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.26%) 3D Graphics
3 7 (8.97%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.69%) Linux
2 3 (3.85%) Android
2 3 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (52.56%) Software Engineering
2 38 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (26.92%) Functional Programming
3 21 (26.92%) OO
4 17 (21.79%) Scrum
5 16 (20.51%) Test Automation
6 14 (17.95%) Artificial Intelligence
6 14 (17.95%) Computer Vision
6 14 (17.95%) Deep Learning
6 14 (17.95%) Machine Learning
7 10 (12.82%) Microservices
8 9 (11.54%) SDLC
9 8 (10.26%) Bayesian Methods
9 8 (10.26%) Game Theory
9 8 (10.26%) Mentoring
9 8 (10.26%) Test Strategy
10 7 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (8.97%) Software Delivery
11 6 (7.69%) People Management
11 6 (7.69%) Reinforcement Learning
Programming Languages
1 53 (67.95%) Java
2 24 (30.77%) Python
3 22 (28.21%) JavaScript
4 21 (26.92%) C#
5 14 (17.95%) C++
6 8 (10.26%) C
6 8 (10.26%) Fortran
6 8 (10.26%) Ruby
6 8 (10.26%) SQL
7 7 (8.97%) Clojure
7 7 (8.97%) F#
7 7 (8.97%) R
8 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (34.62%) Degree
2 22 (28.21%) PhD
3 13 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.26%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (6.41%) Google
1 5 (6.41%) Oracle
2 3 (3.85%) Tableau
3 1 (1.28%) Apple
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 25 days' holiday, 10% Pension & Pr
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + benefits + options
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 8% Pension and wider benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE plus stock options
Posted: 4 days ago