Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 99 134
Rank change year-on-year -39 +35 +11
Permanent jobs citing Scala 8 45 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.32% 1.77% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 2.86% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 8
Edinburgh median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +30.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £43,750 £37,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £62,250 £103,750 £53,750
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% -16.67%

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 1,264 1,575 1,094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 49.94% 62.11% 43.76%
Number of salaries quoted 806 946 727
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £29,460
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,550
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Scala in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 8 (100.00%) Python
1 8 (100.00%) Big Data
1 8 (100.00%) Analytics
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon S3
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Apache Spark
3 6 (75.00%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (75.00%) Serverless
3 6 (75.00%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) ETL
3 6 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (75.00%) Apache Hive
3 6 (75.00%) Apache Pig
3 6 (75.00%) Amazon EMR
3 6 (75.00%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (75.00%) Oozie
4 5 (62.50%) Hadoop
4 5 (62.50%) Ruby
4 5 (62.50%) Data Science
4 5 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (50.00%) Terraform
5 4 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
5 4 (50.00%) HDFS
5 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (50.00%) R
5 4 (50.00%) Node.js
5 4 (50.00%) Sqoop
5 4 (50.00%) Kafka
6 3 (37.50%) Linux

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 (87.50%) Apache Spark
2 6 (75.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (87.50%) Amazon S3
2 6 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (75.00%) Amazon EMR
2 6 (75.00%) AWS Lambda
2 6 (75.00%) Serverless
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (25.00%) AWS CodePipeline
3 2 (25.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (25.00%) Datadog
3 2 (25.00%) GitHub
3 2 (25.00%) Sumo Logic
3 2 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (12.50%) AWS Data Pipeline
4 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Big Data
2 6 (75.00%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (75.00%) Apache Hive
3 5 (62.50%) Hadoop
4 4 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (50.00%) Sqoop
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (12.50%) Apache Kudu
6 1 (12.50%) BigQuery
6 1 (12.50%) Data Lake
6 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
6 1 (12.50%) HBase
6 1 (12.50%) Impala
6 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (12.50%) Presto
6 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) GitLab
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) AWS Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Big Data Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Data Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Cloud Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Data Scientist
4 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Kafka
1 4 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Public Cloud
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Cloud
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
3 1 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Analytics
2 6 (75.00%) ETL
3 5 (62.50%) Data Science
3 5 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 2 (25.00%) MapReduce
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) Security Patching
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Task Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Java
4 5 (62.50%) Ruby
5 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (50.00%) R
6 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 2 (25.00%) Go
7 2 (25.00%) PHP
8 1 (12.50%) Clojure
8 1 (12.50%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) GCP
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) HDFS
2 3 (37.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Oozie
2 4 (50.00%) Terraform
3 3 (37.50%) Kubernetes
4 2 (25.00%) Ansible
4 2 (25.00%) Grafana
4 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (25.00%) Prometheus
4 2 (25.00%) Puppet
4 2 (25.00%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (12.50%) Cloudera
2 1 (12.50%) Google