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 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 94 -
Rank change year-on-year +25 -  
Permanent jobs citing Scala 22 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.96% 0.52% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.32% 1.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 0
Median salary £80,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +68.42% -  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £54,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +0.91% +3.80%  

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 662 554 658
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 59.00% 41.22% 47.07%
Number of salaries quoted 416 359 452
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,200 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.82% +2.50%  

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Scala as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Scala in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 19 (76.00%) Python
2 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 17 (68.00%) Machine Learning
3 16 (64.00%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (64.00%) R
3 16 (64.00%) .NET
4 15 (60.00%) Natural Language Processing
5 14 (56.00%) Hadoop
6 13 (52.00%) Analytics
6 13 (52.00%) Spatial Analysis
7 12 (48.00%) Data Acquisition
7 12 (48.00%) Visualisation
8 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
8 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (24.00%) Java
9 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
10 5 (20.00%) Mathematics
10 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
11 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
11 4 (16.00%) TDD
11 4 (16.00%) Asset Management
11 4 (16.00%) Ruby
11 4 (16.00%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (16.00%) Clojure
11 4 (16.00%) BDD
11 4 (16.00%) React
12 3 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (12.00%) Microservices
12 3 (12.00%) D3.js

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 2 (8.00%) SAS
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (12.00%) Big Data
3 2 (8.00%) BigQuery
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.00%) QlikView
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Data Scientist
2 6 (24.00%) Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Data Scientist
3 5 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Data Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Data Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) .NET
2 15 (60.00%) Natural Language Processing
3 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (16.00%) React
4 4 (16.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (12.00%) D3.js
6 2 (8.00%) Node.js
6 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.00%) Internet of Things
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Machine Learning
2 13 (52.00%) Analytics
2 13 (52.00%) Spatial Analysis
3 12 (48.00%) Data Acquisition
3 12 (48.00%) Visualisation
4 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 4 (16.00%) Asset Management
6 4 (16.00%) BDD
6 4 (16.00%) TDD
7 3 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (12.00%) DevOps
7 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.00%) Front End Development
7 3 (12.00%) Microservices
7 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.00%) Web Development
9 1 (4.00%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) Python
2 17 (68.00%) SQL
3 16 (64.00%) R
4 6 (24.00%) Java
5 4 (16.00%) Clojure
5 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (16.00%) Ruby
6 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.00%) C
7 1 (4.00%) C#
7 1 (4.00%) C++
7 1 (4.00%) Haskell
7 1 (4.00%) Lisp
7 1 (4.00%) MATLAB
7 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) PhD
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ambari
1 1 (4.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Tableau
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago