Period
to 20 May 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 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 113 131
Rank change year-on-year -15 +18 -
Permanent jobs citing Scala 18 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.69% 1.16% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.40% 1.94% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 15
Edinburgh median annual salary £37,500 £82,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -54.55% +65.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £58,750 £34,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £103,750 £82,000
Scotland median annual salary £46,250 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -11.90% +5.00% +11.11%

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 1,285 1,337 1,058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 49.42% 59.85% 41.95%
Number of salaries quoted 875 843 684
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,350 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,000 £63,750 £60,700
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -1.18%

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 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Scala in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 18 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (88.89%) Software Engineering
3 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (55.56%) C#
4 10 (55.56%) AngularJS
4 10 (55.56%) React
5 9 (50.00%) Node.js
5 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (50.00%) Scrum
5 9 (50.00%) Degree
6 8 (44.44%) HTML
6 8 (44.44%) Big Data
6 8 (44.44%) HTML5
7 7 (38.89%) Kanban
7 7 (38.89%) Machine Learning
7 7 (38.89%) Apache Spark
7 7 (38.89%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (27.78%) Software Delivery
8 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
8 5 (27.78%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (22.22%) Data Analytics
9 4 (22.22%) Analytics
9 4 (22.22%) Hadoop
9 4 (22.22%) Clojure
9 4 (22.22%) Microservices
9 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (22.22%) Elixir
9 4 (22.22%) SDLC
9 4 (22.22%) API Development
9 4 (22.22%) Self-Motivation

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 7 (38.89%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) Big Data
2 4 (22.22%) Hadoop
3 3 (16.67%) Aerospike
3 3 (16.67%) HBase
3 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Software Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Technical Architect
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Lead .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Lead C# Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Lead Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Java Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) AngularJS
1 10 (55.56%) React
2 9 (50.00%) Node.js
3 8 (44.44%) HTML
3 8 (44.44%) HTML5
4 5 (27.78%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (22.22%) .NET
6 3 (16.67%) Play Framework
7 1 (5.56%) EJB
7 1 (5.56%) EJB 3.0
7 1 (5.56%) Java EE 5
7 1 (5.56%) JAX-WS
7 1 (5.56%) JDBC
7 1 (5.56%) JMS
7 1 (5.56%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) Scrum
4 7 (38.89%) Artificial Intelligence
4 7 (38.89%) Kanban
4 7 (38.89%) Machine Learning
5 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
5 5 (27.78%) Software Delivery
6 4 (22.22%) Analytics
6 4 (22.22%) API Development
6 4 (22.22%) Data Analytics
6 4 (22.22%) Microservices
6 4 (22.22%) OO
6 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (22.22%) SDLC
6 4 (22.22%) SOA
6 4 (22.22%) Web Analytics
7 3 (16.67%) Decision-Making
8 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) C#
3 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) Clojure
4 4 (22.22%) Elixir
4 4 (22.22%) Python
4 4 (22.22%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft