Period
to 24 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
UK > England
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 202 174 201
Rank change year-on-year -28 +27 +59
Permanent jobs citing Scala 2,378 3,228 2,719
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.77% 2.00% 1.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.25% 3.55% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,863 2,601 2,312
England median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £108,750 £97,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

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 England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 73,097 90,884 88,018
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.37% 56.30% 55.15%
Number of salaries quoted 60,244 76,211 75,466
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.15%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Scala as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Scala in England

Scala
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scala in England.

Salary trend for Scala in England

Scala
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in England over the 6 months to 24 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Scala in England

Scala
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the England region over the 6 months to 24 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -10 1,678 £80,000 +9.59% 164
North of England +14 210 £55,000 +4.76% 15
South East -66 203 £55,000 -15.38% 12
South West -3 108 £55,000 +4.76% 12
Midlands +44 105 £57,500 +2.22% 12
North West -21 92 £65,000 +18.18% 8
Yorkshire +7 90 £55,000 +10.00% 6
East of England +13 86 £65,000 +13.04% 18
West Midlands +16 55 £65,000 +8.33% 4
East Midlands +51 50 £57,500 +4.55% 8
North East +31 28 £49,337 -1.33% 1
Scala
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 England region with a requirement for Scala.

1 1,792 (75.36%) Java
2 1,471 (61.86%) Python
3 1,295 (54.46%) Agile Software Development
4 962 (40.45%) Big Data
5 952 (40.03%) Amazon AWS
6 929 (39.07%) Apache Spark
7 854 (35.91%) Hadoop
8 702 (29.52%) SQL
9 640 (26.91%) Software Engineering
10 625 (26.28%) Kafka
11 615 (25.86%) DevOps
12 562 (23.63%) NoSQL
13 555 (23.34%) Analytics
14 549 (23.09%) TDD
15 494 (20.77%) Data Science
16 484 (20.35%) Machine Learning
17 448 (18.84%) Microsoft Azure
18 435 (18.29%) Docker
19 431 (18.12%) Apache Hive
20 400 (16.82%) Scrum
21 393 (16.53%) Microservices
22 389 (16.36%) JavaScript
23 386 (16.23%) Apache Cassandra
24 380 (15.98%) Google Cloud Platform
25 340 (14.30%) Finance
26 331 (13.92%) Degree
27 326 (13.71%) Continuous Integration
28 318 (13.37%) Kubernetes
29 316 (13.29%) HBase
30 315 (13.25%) Linux

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 929 (39.07%) Apache Spark
2 218 (9.17%) Apache Pig
3 200 (8.41%) Elasticsearch
4 184 (7.74%) Apache
5 67 (2.82%) Apache Solr
6 38 (1.60%) Confluence
7 25 (1.05%) SAS
7 25 (1.05%) Tomcat
8 24 (1.01%) JBoss
9 12 (0.50%) Apache Airflow
10 10 (0.42%) Cloud Foundry
10 10 (0.42%) Hyperledger
11 8 (0.34%) WildFly
12 7 (0.29%) CMS
13 6 (0.25%) nginx
14 5 (0.21%) Drupal
14 5 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
15 4 (0.17%) Jupyter
15 4 (0.17%) MQSeries
16 3 (0.13%) Luigi
Applications
1 25 (1.05%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (0.63%) Fireworks
3 4 (0.17%) Chatbot
4 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.084%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.084%) SPSS
5 2 (0.084%) Weka
Business Applications
1 34 (1.43%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.084%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.084%) PolarLake
3 1 (0.042%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.042%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.042%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 952 (40.03%) Amazon AWS
2 448 (18.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 380 (15.98%) Google Cloud Platform
4 88 (3.70%) Power Platform
5 83 (3.49%) GitHub
6 81 (3.41%) Office 365
7 77 (3.24%) Cloud Computing
8 74 (3.11%) Amazon EMR
9 72 (3.03%) Serverless
10 69 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
11 63 (2.65%) Amazon Kinesis
12 62 (2.61%) AWS Lambda
13 61 (2.57%) G Suite
14 59 (2.48%) Amazon S3
15 47 (1.98%) Amazon SQS
16 45 (1.89%) OpenShift
17 43 (1.81%) PaaS
18 40 (1.68%) AWS CloudFormation
19 26 (1.09%) SaaS
20 25 (1.05%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (2.99%) HTTP
2 41 (1.72%) Internet
3 13 (0.55%) DSL
3 13 (0.55%) Network Security
4 12 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (0.46%) LAN
5 11 (0.46%) WAN
6 10 (0.42%) Software-Defined Networking
7 8 (0.34%) Firewall
8 6 (0.25%) MQTT
9 3 (0.13%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.084%) FTP
10 2 (0.084%) VPN
11 1 (0.042%) AMQP
11 1 (0.042%) DNS
11 1 (0.042%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.042%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.042%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 962 (40.45%) Big Data
2 854 (35.91%) Hadoop
3 562 (23.63%) NoSQL
4 431 (18.12%) Apache Hive
5 386 (16.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 316 (13.29%) HBase
7 303 (12.74%) MongoDB
8 198 (8.33%) Impala
9 185 (7.78%) Amazon Redshift
10 152 (6.39%) Data Warehouse
11 138 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
12 136 (5.72%) MySQL
13 133 (5.59%) Sqoop
14 116 (4.88%) SQL Server
15 109 (4.58%) CouchDB
16 100 (4.21%) Flink
16 100 (4.21%) Relational Database
17 90 (3.78%) Neo4j
18 88 (3.70%) Power BI
18 88 (3.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 285 (11.98%) Jenkins
2 234 (9.84%) Git (software)
3 110 (4.63%) Cucumber
4 103 (4.33%) Selenium
5 94 (3.95%) JIRA
6 77 (3.24%) Maven
7 69 (2.90%) JUnit
8 68 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 65 (2.73%) Gatling
10 61 (2.57%) SoapUI
11 58 (2.44%) Appium
11 58 (2.44%) Buildbot
11 58 (2.44%) Ranorex
11 58 (2.44%) WATIR
12 50 (2.10%) Gradle
12 50 (2.10%) JMeter
13 46 (1.93%) NeoLoad
13 46 (1.93%) WebLOAD
14 37 (1.56%) GitLab
15 34 (1.43%) git-flow
General
1 340 (14.30%) Finance
2 226 (9.50%) Banking
3 212 (8.92%) Retail
4 172 (7.23%) Law
5 58 (2.44%) Games
5 58 (2.44%) Investment Banking
6 43 (1.81%) Front Office
7 39 (1.64%) Telecoms
8 29 (1.22%) Marketing
9 27 (1.14%) Financial Institution
10 16 (0.67%) Advertising
11 13 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (0.46%) Publishing
13 9 (0.38%) Legal
13 9 (0.38%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.29%) Retail Banking
15 6 (0.25%) Automotive
16 5 (0.21%) Aerospace
16 5 (0.21%) Electronics
16 5 (0.21%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 876 (36.84%) Developer
2 566 (23.80%) Data Engineer
3 402 (16.90%) Java Developer
4 338 (14.21%) Big Data Engineer
5 335 (14.09%) Scala Developer
6 252 (10.60%) Software Engineer
7 170 (7.15%) Architect
8 168 (7.06%) Senior Developer
9 149 (6.27%) Software Developer
10 142 (5.97%) Java Scala Developer
11 139 (5.85%) Java Engineer
12 129 (5.42%) Python Engineer
12 129 (5.42%) Senior Data Engineer
13 121 (5.09%) Data Scientist
14 105 (4.42%) Hadoop Engineer
15 103 (4.33%) Java Software Engineer
16 94 (3.95%) DevOps Engineer
17 89 (3.74%) AWS Engineer
18 85 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
19 79 (3.32%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 625 (26.28%) Kafka
2 297 (12.49%) Spring
3 241 (10.13%) Node.js
3 241 (10.13%) Web Services
4 208 (8.75%) REST
5 175 (7.36%) React
6 161 (6.77%) Akka
7 159 (6.69%) .NET
8 147 (6.18%) Play Framework
9 140 (5.89%) AngularJS
9 140 (5.89%) Spring Boot
10 122 (5.13%) HTML
11 119 (5.00%) RESTful
12 107 (4.50%) CSS
13 99 (4.16%) Apache NiFi
14 97 (4.08%) Spark Streaming
15 92 (3.87%) JSON
16 72 (3.03%) Natural Language Processing
17 69 (2.90%) Redux
18 66 (2.78%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 226 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
2 149 (6.27%) Algorithms
3 148 (6.22%) Fintech
4 139 (5.85%) Greenfield Project
5 100 (4.21%) Data Structures
6 64 (2.69%) Mobile App
7 54 (2.27%) User Experience
8 44 (1.85%) Robotics
9 40 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
10 37 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
11 28 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
12 23 (0.97%) Public Cloud
13 20 (0.84%) Analytical Mindset
13 20 (0.84%) Virtual Team
14 19 (0.80%) Life Science
15 17 (0.71%) Blog
15 17 (0.71%) Derivative
16 16 (0.67%) Cloud Native
17 15 (0.63%) Market Risk
18 14 (0.59%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 315 (13.25%) Linux
2 163 (6.85%) Unix
3 45 (1.89%) Android
4 43 (1.81%) Windows
5 37 (1.56%) Apple iOS
6 28 (1.18%) Ubuntu
7 19 (0.80%) CoreOS
8 18 (0.76%) CentOS
9 10 (0.42%) Windows Server
10 4 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.13%) Debian
12 2 (0.084%) HPUX
13 1 (0.042%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.042%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,295 (54.46%) Agile Software Development
2 640 (26.91%) Software Engineering
3 615 (25.86%) DevOps
4 555 (23.34%) Analytics
5 549 (23.09%) TDD
6 494 (20.77%) Data Science
7 484 (20.35%) Machine Learning
8 400 (16.82%) Scrum
9 393 (16.53%) Microservices
10 326 (13.71%) Continuous Integration
11 304 (12.78%) Data Engineering
12 266 (11.19%) BDD
13 256 (10.77%) ETL
14 244 (10.26%) Artificial Intelligence
15 230 (9.67%) Kanban
16 222 (9.34%) Test Automation
17 221 (9.29%) Business Intelligence
18 220 (9.25%) Open Source
19 218 (9.17%) Computer Science
20 211 (8.87%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1,792 (75.36%) Java
2 1,471 (61.86%) Python
3 702 (29.52%) SQL
4 389 (16.36%) JavaScript
5 268 (11.27%) C#
6 265 (11.14%) C++
7 259 (10.89%) Ruby
8 201 (8.45%) R
9 187 (7.86%) C
10 182 (7.65%) Java 8
11 168 (7.06%) Go
12 148 (6.22%) Clojure
13 138 (5.80%) Groovy
14 119 (5.00%) Kotlin
15 117 (4.92%) PHP
16 101 (4.25%) Haskell
17 55 (2.31%) PL/SQL
18 53 (2.23%) Shell Script
19 51 (2.14%) Bash Shell
20 49 (2.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 331 (13.92%) Degree
2 87 (3.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 81 (3.41%) Security Cleared
4 67 (2.82%) PhD
5 45 (1.89%) DV Cleared
6 31 (1.30%) Numerate Degree
6 31 (1.30%) SC Cleared
7 12 (0.50%) Master's Degree
8 10 (0.42%) AWS Certification
9 8 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (0.29%) MCSA
10 7 (0.29%) MCSE
11 4 (0.17%) TOGAF Certification
12 2 (0.084%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.084%) Postgraduate
13 1 (0.042%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (4.84%) QA
2 62 (2.61%) Data Quality
3 28 (1.18%) GDPR
4 4 (0.17%) MiFID
5 2 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.042%) COBIT
6 1 (0.042%) WCAG
System Software
1 435 (18.29%) Docker
2 135 (5.68%) Apache Flume
3 102 (4.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 99 (4.16%) HDFS
5 7 (0.29%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.042%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (0.042%) etcd
6 1 (0.042%) Firmware
6 1 (0.042%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.042%) Xen
Systems Management
1 318 (13.37%) Kubernetes
2 224 (9.42%) Oozie
3 166 (6.98%) Ansible
4 137 (5.76%) Terraform
5 127 (5.34%) Hadoop YARN
6 72 (3.03%) Puppet
7 64 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
8 59 (2.48%) Ambari
9 34 (1.43%) Kibana
10 31 (1.30%) Nagios
11 21 (0.88%) Rancher
12 19 (0.80%) Mesos
13 18 (0.76%) Salt
14 15 (0.63%) Marathon
15 12 (0.50%) logstash
15 12 (0.50%) Prometheus
16 10 (0.42%) Microsoft Intune
16 10 (0.42%) SCCM
17 8 (0.34%) Grafana
18 4 (0.17%) Chukwa
Vendors
1 255 (10.72%) Cloudera
2 248 (10.43%) Google
3 167 (7.02%) Oracle
4 160 (6.73%) Hortonworks
5 139 (5.85%) Tableau
6 95 (3.99%) MapR
7 92 (3.87%) Databricks
8 91 (3.83%) Microsoft
9 56 (2.35%) Informatica
10 41 (1.72%) IBM
11 38 (1.60%) WorldPay
12 33 (1.39%) Talend
13 30 (1.26%) Sybase
14 22 (0.93%) Teradata
15 18 (0.76%) Netezza
16 15 (0.63%) CA Agile Central
16 15 (0.63%) Red Hat
17 11 (0.46%) SolarWinds
18 10 (0.42%) Cypress Semiconductor
18 10 (0.42%) Splunk