Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 119 125
Rank change year-on-year -21 +6 +22
Permanent jobs citing Scala 9 36 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.36% 1.34% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.69% 2.18% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 7
Edinburgh median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% - -9.09%
10th Percentile £52,750 £33,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £91,250 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -9.09%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,307 1,650 1,070
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 52.09% 61.25% 46.34%
Number of salaries quoted 821 1,010 739
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,000 £28,700
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Scala in Edinburgh

Scala
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Scala in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Scala.

1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) Python
1 8 (88.89%) Big Data
1 8 (88.89%) Analytics
1 8 (88.89%) Apache Spark
2 7 (77.78%) Apache Pig
2 7 (77.78%) Apache Hive
2 7 (77.78%) Amazon S3
2 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (77.78%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) ETL
3 6 (66.67%) Hadoop
3 6 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (66.67%) Amazon EMR
3 6 (66.67%) Oozie
3 6 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (66.67%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (66.67%) Serverless
3 6 (66.67%) Data Science
3 6 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (55.56%) R
5 4 (44.44%) Node.js
5 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
5 4 (44.44%) Ruby
5 4 (44.44%) Terraform
5 4 (44.44%) Amazon Redshift
5 4 (44.44%) Kafka
5 4 (44.44%) Sqoop
5 4 (44.44%) HDFS
6 3 (33.33%) Docker

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (88.89%) Apache Spark
2 7 (77.78%) Apache Pig
3 1 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (77.78%) Amazon S3
2 6 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (66.67%) Amazon EMR
2 6 (66.67%) AWS Lambda
2 6 (66.67%) Serverless
3 2 (22.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (22.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (22.22%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (22.22%) AWS CodePipeline
3 2 (22.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (22.22%) Datadog
3 2 (22.22%) GitHub
3 2 (22.22%) Sumo Logic
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (11.11%) AWS Data Pipeline
4 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Big Data
2 7 (77.78%) Apache Hive
3 6 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (66.67%) Hadoop
4 4 (44.44%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (44.44%) Sqoop
5 2 (22.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
6 1 (11.11%) Apache Kudu
6 1 (11.11%) BigQuery
6 1 (11.11%) Data Lake
6 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
6 1 (11.11%) HBase
6 1 (11.11%) Impala
6 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
6 1 (11.11%) Presto
6 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (22.22%) Bitbucket
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) GitLab
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 2 (22.22%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) AWS Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Big Data Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Data Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cloud Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Data Scientist
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Kafka
1 4 (44.44%) Node.js
2 2 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (11.11%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 3 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Cloud
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
3 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Analytics
2 6 (66.67%) Data Science
2 6 (66.67%) ETL
2 6 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
4 2 (22.22%) MapReduce
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
4 2 (22.22%) Security Patching
4 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Task Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Data Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Decision Tree
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Support Vector Machines
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Python
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) R
4 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 4 (44.44%) Ruby
5 2 (22.22%) Go
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
6 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) HDFS
2 3 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Oozie
2 4 (44.44%) Terraform
3 3 (33.33%) Kubernetes
4 2 (22.22%) Ansible
4 2 (22.22%) Grafana
4 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (22.22%) Prometheus
4 2 (22.22%) Puppet
4 2 (22.22%) Sysdig
5 1 (11.11%) Ambari
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Google
1 2 (22.22%) Splunk
2 1 (11.11%) Cloudera
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle