Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 131 125
Rank change year-on-year +13 -6 +30
Permanent jobs citing Scala 34 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.26% 0.18% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.30% 0.33% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 20
Edinburgh median annual salary £44,250 £85,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.94% +54.55% +37.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £76,500 £39,125
90th Percentile £63,750 £87,500 £78,250
Scotland median annual salary £49,750 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -0.50% -9.09% +25.71%

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 1,481 1,225 1,134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 54.87% 55.68% 41.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,004 795 770
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,750 £26,950
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +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

Scala
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Scala in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 31 (91.18%) Java
2 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (52.94%) Software Engineering
3 18 (52.94%) C#
4 16 (47.06%) Python
4 16 (47.06%) AngularJS
5 15 (44.12%) React
6 14 (41.18%) JavaScript
6 14 (41.18%) Degree
7 13 (38.24%) HTML
8 12 (35.29%) Machine Learning
8 12 (35.29%) Big Data
9 11 (32.35%) Node.js
9 11 (32.35%) Scrum
10 9 (26.47%) .NET
10 9 (26.47%) HTML5
10 9 (26.47%) Apache Spark
11 7 (20.59%) Mathematics
11 7 (20.59%) Kanban
12 6 (17.65%) Hadoop
12 6 (17.65%) MongoDB
12 6 (17.65%) NoSQL
12 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
12 6 (17.65%) Analytics
12 6 (17.65%) Data Analytics
12 6 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (17.65%) OO
13 5 (14.71%) C
13 5 (14.71%) C++
13 5 (14.71%) PhD

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 9 (26.47%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.94%) Confluence
2 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.94%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) Big Data
2 6 (17.65%) Hadoop
2 6 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 6 (17.65%) NoSQL
3 4 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (8.82%) Aerospike
4 3 (8.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (8.82%) HBase
5 2 (5.88%) Apache Hive
5 2 (5.88%) Text Mining
6 1 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (2.94%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.94%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (2.94%) OpenTSDB
6 1 (2.94%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 5 (14.71%) Games
2 4 (11.76%) Retail
3 3 (8.82%) Finance
4 2 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Software Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) .NET Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Architect
4 5 (14.71%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (14.71%) C# Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Lead .NET Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Lead C# Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Lead Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Lead Java Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Software Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Technical Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Agile Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Developer in Test
6 3 (8.82%) Machine Learning Researcher
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) AngularJS
2 15 (44.12%) React
3 13 (38.24%) HTML
4 11 (32.35%) Node.js
5 9 (26.47%) .NET
5 9 (26.47%) HTML5
6 6 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (8.82%) Play Framework
8 2 (5.88%) Angular 2
9 1 (2.94%) Apache Thrift
9 1 (2.94%) CSS
9 1 (2.94%) EJB
9 1 (2.94%) Elastic Stack
9 1 (2.94%) JDBC
9 1 (2.94%) JMS
9 1 (2.94%) JSF
9 1 (2.94%) PostGIS
9 1 (2.94%) Protocol Buffers
9 1 (2.94%) Web Services
9 1 (2.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Algorithms
1 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.82%) CUDA
3 3 (8.82%) Robotics
4 2 (5.88%) Blog
4 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (52.94%) Software Engineering
3 12 (35.29%) Machine Learning
4 11 (32.35%) Scrum
5 7 (20.59%) Kanban
5 7 (20.59%) Mathematics
6 6 (17.65%) Analytics
6 6 (17.65%) Data Analytics
6 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
6 6 (17.65%) OO
7 5 (14.71%) Reinforcement Learning
7 5 (14.71%) SDLC
7 5 (14.71%) Software Delivery
8 4 (11.76%) API Development
8 4 (11.76%) Microservices
8 4 (11.76%) SOA
8 4 (11.76%) Web Analytics
9 3 (8.82%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (8.82%) Linear Algebra
9 3 (8.82%) Neural Network
Programming Languages
1 31 (91.18%) Java
2 18 (52.94%) C#
3 16 (47.06%) Python
4 14 (41.18%) JavaScript
5 5 (14.71%) C
5 5 (14.71%) C++
6 4 (11.76%) Clojure
6 4 (11.76%) Elixir
6 4 (11.76%) Ruby
6 4 (11.76%) SQL
7 3 (8.82%) MATLAB
8 2 (5.88%) R
9 1 (2.94%) Go
9 1 (2.94%) PHP
9 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) Degree
2 5 (14.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Ansible
1 1 (2.94%) Kibana
1 1 (2.94%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Google