Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 123 116 113
Rank change year-on-year -7 -3 +19
Permanent jobs citing Scala 31 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.18% 0.95% 1.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.14% 1.87% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 11
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,000 £44,250 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.90% -44.69% +60.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £64,000 £68,750 £103,750
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -22.22% -14.29% +5.00%

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 1,451 1,338 1,310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 55.19% 50.59% 59.63%
Number of salaries quoted 935 919 828
Edinburgh median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,000 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

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 25 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Scala in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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 25 (80.65%) Python
2 20 (64.52%) Apache Spark
3 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
4 14 (45.16%) Data Science
5 12 (38.71%) Big Data
5 12 (38.71%) Java
5 12 (38.71%) SQL
5 12 (38.71%) Finance
6 11 (35.48%) Google
6 11 (35.48%) Kafka
6 11 (35.48%) Analytics
7 9 (29.03%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (29.03%) Machine Learning
7 9 (29.03%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (29.03%) Pandas
7 9 (29.03%) Artifactory
7 9 (29.03%) Prometheus
7 9 (29.03%) PagerDuty
7 9 (29.03%) Kubernetes
7 9 (29.03%) GoCD
7 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
8 8 (25.81%) Linux
8 8 (25.81%) Management Information System
8 8 (25.81%) Risk Management
8 8 (25.81%) Business Development
8 8 (25.81%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (25.81%) Elastic Stack
8 8 (25.81%) NumPy

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 20 (64.52%) Apache Spark
2 5 (16.13%) Apache Pig
3 3 (9.68%) SAS
4 2 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (19.35%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (12.90%) Google Analytics
4 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (6.45%) GitHub
5 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (6.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) Big Data
2 9 (29.03%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (22.58%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (19.35%) Amazon Aurora
5 5 (16.13%) Apache Hive
5 5 (16.13%) Hadoop
6 3 (9.68%) QlikView
6 3 (9.68%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 1 (3.23%) Data Lake
7 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Artifactory
1 9 (29.03%) GoCD
2 4 (12.90%) Hudson
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Private Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Retail Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Games
4 1 (3.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Python Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Product Manager
3 3 (9.68%) JavaScript Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Junior
3 3 (9.68%) Lead Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Data Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Python Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) Kafka
2 9 (29.03%) Pandas
3 8 (25.81%) Elastic Stack
3 8 (25.81%) NumPy
4 6 (19.35%) RESTful
5 4 (12.90%) .NET
5 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.45%) Node.js
6 2 (6.45%) React
7 1 (3.23%) Angular 2
7 1 (3.23%) Spring
7 1 (3.23%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (25.81%) Management Information System
3 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.45%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.23%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) Data Science
2 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
3 11 (35.48%) Analytics
4 9 (29.03%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (29.03%) Machine Learning
5 8 (25.81%) Business Development
5 8 (25.81%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (25.81%) Risk Management
6 7 (22.58%) Computer Science
7 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
8 5 (16.13%) Microservices
8 5 (16.13%) Open Source
9 4 (12.90%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
10 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
10 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
10 3 (9.68%) Information Security
10 3 (9.68%) Regulatory Compliance
10 3 (9.68%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) Python
2 12 (38.71%) Java
2 12 (38.71%) SQL
3 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.13%) C#
4 5 (16.13%) MATLAB
4 5 (16.13%) R
5 4 (12.90%) PL/SQL
5 4 (12.90%) TypeScript
6 2 (6.45%) Ruby
7 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) Kubernetes
1 9 (29.03%) Prometheus
2 5 (16.13%) Ambari
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Google
2 9 (29.03%) PagerDuty
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle
4 3 (9.68%) Platfora
4 3 (9.68%) Tableau