Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 136 150
Rank change year-on-year +38 +14 +8
Permanent jobs citing Scala 39 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.58% 0.55% 0.035%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.61% 1.30% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 1
Edinburgh median annual salary £66,250 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.22% -18.18% +30.95%
10th Percentile £44,375 £31,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £103,750 £75,000 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £61,250 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +22.50% -9.09% +15.79%

Scala is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1492 1078 1311
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 60.33% 42.63% 46.28%
Number of salaries quoted 916 707 899
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,875 £28,650 £27,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,000 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year - +4.29% +1.88%

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 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Scala in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT jobs citing Scala also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Scala.

1 26 (66.67%) SQL
1 26 (66.67%) Python
2 24 (61.54%) Hadoop
2 24 (61.54%) Machine Learning
2 24 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (51.28%) Analytics
3 20 (51.28%) .NET
4 19 (48.72%) R
5 18 (46.15%) Natural Language Processing
6 16 (41.03%) Spatial Analysis
7 15 (38.46%) Big Data
7 15 (38.46%) Visualisation
8 14 (35.90%) Computer Science
9 13 (33.33%) Data Acquisition
10 11 (28.21%) Software Engineering
10 11 (28.21%) Java
10 11 (28.21%) Finance
11 10 (25.64%) Degree
11 10 (25.64%) Tableau
12 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
13 8 (20.51%) Ruby
13 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (20.51%) Amazon AWS
14 7 (17.95%) Mathematics
14 7 (17.95%) Oracle
14 7 (17.95%) PL/SQL
15 6 (15.38%) SAS
15 6 (15.38%) Asset Management
15 6 (15.38%) D3.js
16 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure

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 6 (15.38%) SAS
2 5 (12.82%) Apache Spark
3 4 (10.26%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) Confluence
4 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.56%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.82%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (61.54%) Hadoop
2 15 (38.46%) Big Data
3 5 (12.82%) Apache Hive
3 5 (12.82%) BigQuery
3 5 (12.82%) QlikView
4 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.69%) PowerCenter
4 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.56%) Blockchain
5 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.56%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Games
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Data Scientist
2 10 (25.64%) Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Senior Data Scientist
4 3 (7.69%) Informatica Developer
4 3 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Scala Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Agile Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Blockchain Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Ruby Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (51.28%) .NET
2 18 (46.15%) Natural Language Processing
3 6 (15.38%) D3.js
4 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
4 5 (12.82%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (7.69%) Web Services
6 2 (5.13%) Angular 2
6 2 (5.13%) Node.js
7 1 (2.56%) Akka
7 1 (2.56%) React
7 1 (2.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (35.90%) Computer Science
3 5 (12.82%) Algorithms
4 3 (7.69%) Data Structures
4 3 (7.69%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.56%) Fintech
5 1 (2.56%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Linux
1 2 (5.13%) Unix
2 1 (2.56%) Android
2 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Machine Learning
2 20 (51.28%) Analytics
3 16 (41.03%) Spatial Analysis
4 15 (38.46%) Visualisation
5 13 (33.33%) Data Acquisition
6 11 (28.21%) Software Engineering
7 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (17.95%) Mathematics
9 6 (15.38%) Asset Management
10 5 (12.82%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 5 (12.82%) KYC
11 3 (7.69%) BDD
11 3 (7.69%) Data Management
11 3 (7.69%) IT Strategy
11 3 (7.69%) Master Data Management
11 3 (7.69%) Migration
11 3 (7.69%) Physics
12 2 (5.13%) OO
12 2 (5.13%) TDD
12 2 (5.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (66.67%) Python
1 26 (66.67%) SQL
2 19 (48.72%) R
3 11 (28.21%) Java
4 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 8 (20.51%) Ruby
6 7 (17.95%) PL/SQL
7 4 (10.26%) C++
8 3 (7.69%) C#
8 3 (7.69%) MATLAB
9 2 (5.13%) C
9 2 (5.13%) Lisp
9 2 (5.13%) Perl
9 2 (5.13%) TypeScript
10 1 (2.56%) Clojure
10 1 (2.56%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) Numerate Degree
2 4 (10.26%) PhD
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Ambari
2 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.56%) Kibana
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Tableau
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) Informatica
4 1 (2.56%) Progress
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Metaswitch Networks
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Private Healthcare, Good Pensio
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Scotland
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago