Period
to 23 April 2019

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 6 months to 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 139 80 119
Rank change year-on-year -59 +39 +27
Permanent jobs citing Scala 44 130 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.21% 3.48% 2.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.17% 5.76% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 28 109 63
Bristol median annual salary £56,250 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £45,000 £38,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £80,750 £70,000 £77,500
South West median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +0.92%

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 Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,027 2,258 2,015
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 55.64% 60.44% 57.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,642 1,953 1,703
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

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 6 months to 23 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Scala in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Scala.

1 31 (70.45%) Java
2 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (50.00%) Apache Spark
4 20 (45.45%) Microservices
5 19 (43.18%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (43.18%) Node.js
5 19 (43.18%) Kafka
6 17 (38.64%) Functional Programming
6 17 (38.64%) Software Engineering
7 16 (36.36%) Clojure
8 14 (31.82%) Open Source
8 14 (31.82%) Git (software)
8 14 (31.82%) SQL
8 14 (31.82%) AWS CloudFormation
9 13 (29.55%) DevOps
9 13 (29.55%) Retail
10 12 (27.27%) HTML
10 12 (27.27%) Web Development
10 12 (27.27%) Blog
10 12 (27.27%) Slack
11 11 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (25.00%) Hadoop
11 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 11 (25.00%) OO
11 11 (25.00%) Python
11 11 (25.00%) Finance
12 10 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (22.73%) Amazon S3
12 10 (22.73%) Unit Testing
12 10 (22.73%) Relational Database

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 22 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 7 (15.91%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.27%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (43.18%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (31.82%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (27.27%) Slack
4 10 (22.73%) Amazon S3
5 8 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (15.91%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (15.91%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 7 (15.91%) GitHub
6 7 (15.91%) Route 53
7 4 (9.09%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (4.55%) AWS Data Pipeline
10 1 (2.27%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (2.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 10 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (22.73%) Relational Database
3 9 (20.45%) Big Data
4 7 (15.91%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (15.91%) MongoDB
4 7 (15.91%) Redis
5 5 (11.36%) NoSQL
6 4 (9.09%) Amazon Athena
6 4 (9.09%) Apache Hive
7 2 (4.55%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (4.55%) Neo4j
7 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
7 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.27%) BigQuery
8 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.27%) MySQL
8 1 (2.27%) ObjectStore
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (2.27%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 14 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 7 (15.91%) CircleCI
2 7 (15.91%) GoCD
2 7 (15.91%) Gradle
2 7 (15.91%) Maven
3 3 (6.82%) Babel
3 3 (6.82%) Cucumber
3 3 (6.82%) Geb
3 3 (6.82%) Jasmine
3 3 (6.82%) JUnit
3 3 (6.82%) NUnit
3 3 (6.82%) Selenium
3 3 (6.82%) Spock
3 3 (6.82%) WebDriver
3 3 (6.82%) webpack
4 2 (4.55%) Mercurial
General
1 13 (29.55%) Retail
2 11 (25.00%) Finance
3 7 (15.91%) Banking
4 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Developer
2 12 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Full Stack Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Java Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Web Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Data Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Lead Software Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Principal Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Principal Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Principal Software Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Principal Software Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Scala Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Software Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (43.18%) Kafka
1 19 (43.18%) Node.js
2 12 (27.27%) HTML
3 9 (20.45%) CSS
3 9 (20.45%) JSON
4 8 (18.18%) React
5 7 (15.91%) Akka
5 7 (15.91%) Play Framework
5 7 (15.91%) Redux
5 7 (15.91%) RESTful
5 7 (15.91%) Spring Boot
6 6 (13.64%) AngularJS
6 6 (13.64%) HTML5
6 6 (13.64%) REST
7 4 (9.09%) FIX Protocol
7 4 (9.09%) Hibernate
7 4 (9.09%) JPA
8 3 (6.82%) Express
8 3 (6.82%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (6.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Blog
2 9 (20.45%) User Experience
3 5 (11.36%) Algorithms
4 3 (6.82%) Fintech
5 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.55%) Data Structures
5 2 (4.55%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.27%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Unix
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (45.45%) Microservices
3 17 (38.64%) Functional Programming
3 17 (38.64%) Software Engineering
4 14 (31.82%) Open Source
5 13 (29.55%) DevOps
6 12 (27.27%) Web Development
7 11 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (25.00%) OO
8 10 (22.73%) Unit Testing
9 9 (20.45%) Test Automation
10 8 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (18.18%) Scrum
10 8 (18.18%) SDLC
11 7 (15.91%) Community of Practice
11 7 (15.91%) Data Science
11 7 (15.91%) Refactoring
12 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
13 3 (6.82%) Exploratory Testing
13 3 (6.82%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 31 (70.45%) Java
2 16 (36.36%) Clojure
3 14 (31.82%) SQL
4 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (25.00%) Python
5 8 (18.18%) C#
5 8 (18.18%) Groovy
6 2 (4.55%) Cypher
6 2 (4.55%) Erlang
6 2 (4.55%) F#
6 2 (4.55%) Go
6 2 (4.55%) Haskell
6 2 (4.55%) Lisp
6 2 (4.55%) Perl
6 2 (4.55%) R
6 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.27%) Java 8
7 1 (2.27%) Jython
7 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (20.45%) Kubernetes
2 7 (15.91%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (6.82%) Informatica
4 1 (2.27%) Google
4 1 (2.27%) IBM
4 1 (2.27%) Tableau
4 1 (2.27%) Talend