Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 114 123
Rank change year-on-year -20 +9 +20
Permanent jobs citing Scala 15 35 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.60% 1.34% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.15% 2.25% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 7
Edinburgh median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% -25.00% +9.09%
10th Percentile £26,500 £33,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £72,500 £87,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% -4.55%

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 1,305 1,559 1,187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 52.05% 59.53% 52.13%
Number of salaries quoted 820 1,005 826
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% -8.89% +8.43%
10th Percentile £29,725 £28,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £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

Scala
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Scala in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 14 (93.33%) Python
2 12 (80.00%) Apache Spark
3 10 (66.67%) Data Science
4 9 (60.00%) Analytics
4 9 (60.00%) Java
4 9 (60.00%) SQL
5 8 (53.33%) Kafka
6 7 (46.67%) Big Data
6 7 (46.67%) Kubernetes
6 7 (46.67%) Degree
6 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
6 7 (46.67%) Apache Hive
7 6 (40.00%) Ruby
7 6 (40.00%) Linux
7 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (40.00%) Apache Pig
7 6 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (40.00%) Prometheus
8 5 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (33.33%) Serverless
8 5 (33.33%) Amazon EMR
8 5 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (33.33%) Oozie
8 5 (33.33%) Docker
8 5 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
8 5 (33.33%) ETL
8 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
8 5 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (33.33%) Amazon S3

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 12 (80.00%) Apache Spark
2 6 (40.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon EMR
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 5 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
1 5 (33.33%) Serverless
2 4 (26.67%) GitHub
3 2 (13.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (13.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (13.33%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (13.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (13.33%) AWS CodePipeline
3 2 (13.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (13.33%) Datadog
3 2 (13.33%) Sumo Logic
3 2 (13.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (6.67%) Google Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Apache Hive
1 7 (46.67%) Big Data
2 5 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 3 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (20.00%) Sqoop
4 1 (6.67%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Kudu
4 1 (6.67%) BigQuery
4 1 (6.67%) Data Lake
4 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.67%) HBase
4 1 (6.67%) Impala
4 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.67%) Presto
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Artifactory
1 4 (26.67%) GoCD
2 2 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (13.33%) Bitbucket
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) GitLab
2 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) Travis CI
3 1 (6.67%) Pylint
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Junior
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Python Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Software Developer
3 3 (20.00%) AWS Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Big Data Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Data Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Cloud Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Python Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) Kafka
2 5 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (26.67%) Node.js
4 3 (20.00%) NumPy
4 3 (20.00%) Pandas
5 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 1 (6.67%) .NET
6 1 (6.67%) Angular 2
6 1 (6.67%) pytest
6 1 (6.67%) React
6 1 (6.67%) RESTful
6 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Cloud
2 2 (13.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (6.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Data Science
2 9 (60.00%) Analytics
3 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (33.33%) ETL
6 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
6 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
7 3 (20.00%) Business Development
7 3 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (20.00%) OO
8 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
8 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
8 2 (13.33%) Deployment Automation
8 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
8 2 (13.33%) Open Source
8 2 (13.33%) Security Patching
8 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
8 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) Python
2 9 (60.00%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) Ruby
4 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) R
5 2 (13.33%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) Go
5 2 (13.33%) PHP
6 1 (6.67%) C++
6 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
6 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Docker
2 3 (20.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Kubernetes
2 6 (40.00%) Prometheus
3 5 (33.33%) Oozie
4 4 (26.67%) Terraform
5 2 (13.33%) Ansible
5 2 (13.33%) Grafana
5 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (13.33%) Puppet
5 2 (13.33%) Sysdig
6 1 (6.67%) Ambari
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) PagerDuty
2 2 (13.33%) Google
2 2 (13.33%) Splunk
3 1 (6.67%) Cloudera
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle