Period
to 11 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 11 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > East of England
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 231 224 240
Rank change year-on-year -7 +16 +39
Permanent jobs citing Scala 31 106 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.47% 1.07% 0.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.93% 2.04% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 24 81 83
East of England median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.74% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £46,875 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £72,000
England median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +7.41% +3.85%

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 the East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,341 5,192 7,111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 50.49% 52.35% 58.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2,394 4,204 5,965
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,059 £28,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £53,600 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.10% +5.00% +5.26%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Scala as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Scala in the East of England

Scala
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Scala in the East of England

Scala
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in the East of England over the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Scala in the East of England

Scala
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the East of England region over the 6 months to 11 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +6 12 £57,500 -11.54% 5
Hertfordshire +6 10 £67,500 +17.39% 7
Bedfordshire - 9 £72,500 -
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for Scala.

1 29 (93.55%) Python
2 18 (58.06%) Big Data
3 17 (54.84%) Apache Spark
4 16 (51.61%) Data Science
5 14 (45.16%) Oozie
5 14 (45.16%) Analytics
5 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (41.94%) Java
7 12 (38.71%) Hadoop
8 10 (32.26%) Apache Hive
8 10 (32.26%) Scrum
8 10 (32.26%) Computer Science
9 9 (29.03%) Degree
9 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
9 9 (29.03%) Unix
9 9 (29.03%) Machine Learning
10 8 (25.81%) Data Quality
10 8 (25.81%) HBase
10 8 (25.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 8 (25.81%) R
10 8 (25.81%) MapReduce
10 8 (25.81%) Sqoop
10 8 (25.81%) AWS
10 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (25.81%) HDFS
10 8 (25.81%) Impala
10 8 (25.81%) Hadoop YARN
10 8 (25.81%) Data Modelling
10 8 (25.81%) Shell Script
10 8 (25.81%) Economics

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 17 (54.84%) Apache Spark
2 6 (19.35%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) AWS
2 6 (19.35%) Siri
3 2 (6.45%) Azure
3 2 (6.45%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (58.06%) Big Data
2 12 (38.71%) Hadoop
3 10 (32.26%) Apache Hive
4 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
5 8 (25.81%) Apache Kudu
5 8 (25.81%) HBase
5 8 (25.81%) Impala
5 8 (25.81%) Sqoop
6 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
7 3 (9.68%) Data Lake
8 2 (6.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) GitLab
2 1 (3.23%) Gradle
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) JMeter
2 1 (3.23%) Maven
2 1 (3.23%) The Grinder
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Data Engineer
1 8 (25.81%) Data Scientist
1 8 (25.81%) Senior Data Scientist
2 7 (22.58%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Software Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Big Data Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Hadoop Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Java Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Data Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) D3.js
1 6 (19.35%) ggplot
1 6 (19.35%) Kafka
2 4 (12.90%) React
3 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
3 3 (9.68%) CSS
3 3 (9.68%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (9.68%) HTML
3 3 (9.68%) Node.js
3 3 (9.68%) RESTful
3 3 (9.68%) Spring
4 2 (6.45%) HTML5
4 2 (6.45%) XML
5 1 (3.23%) .NET
5 1 (3.23%) Akka
5 1 (3.23%) EJB
5 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (3.23%) Web Services
5 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (19.35%) iPad
2 6 (19.35%) iPhone
2 6 (19.35%) User Experience
3 3 (9.68%) Internet of Things
3 3 (9.68%) Semantic Web
4 2 (6.45%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Data Science
2 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) Analytics
3 10 (32.26%) Computer Science
3 10 (32.26%) Scrum
4 9 (29.03%) Machine Learning
5 8 (25.81%) Data Modelling
5 8 (25.81%) Economics
5 8 (25.81%) MapReduce
5 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (25.81%) Quality Management
5 8 (25.81%) Statistics
6 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
7 6 (19.35%) Computational Linguistics
7 6 (19.35%) Creative Thinking
7 6 (19.35%) Critical Thinking
7 6 (19.35%) Data Analysis
7 6 (19.35%) Exploratory Data Analysis
7 6 (19.35%) Physics
7 6 (19.35%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) Python
2 13 (41.94%) Java
3 8 (25.81%) R
3 8 (25.81%) Shell Script
4 7 (22.58%) Kotlin
5 6 (19.35%) C#
5 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
5 6 (19.35%) SQL
6 5 (16.13%) Clojure
7 4 (12.90%) F#
7 4 (12.90%) Haskell
7 4 (12.90%) VB
8 3 (9.68%) Erlang
8 3 (9.68%) SPARQL
8 3 (9.68%) TypeScript
9 2 (6.45%) C++
9 2 (6.45%) ES6
9 2 (6.45%) Java 8
9 2 (6.45%) PHP
10 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.23%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 8 (25.81%) HDFS
2 5 (16.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (45.16%) Oozie
2 8 (25.81%) Hadoop YARN
3 5 (16.13%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.23%) Mesos
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Apple
1 6 (19.35%) Tableau
2 3 (9.68%) Cloudera
2 3 (9.68%) Informatica
3 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle