Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 191 273
Rank change year-on-year -3 +82 +219
Permanent jobs citing Scala 2,877 2,965 2,417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.77% 1.80% 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.18% 3.38% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2,455 2,559 2,102
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £103,750 £100,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%

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 90,592 87,822 102,756
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.78% 53.29% 52.39%
Number of salaries quoted 76,187 76,005 89,134
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 22 January 2018.

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 22 January 2018. 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 -25 2,071 £72,500 +3.57% 356
South East +79 258 £60,000 +14.29% 49
North of England -18 194 £55,000 +10.00% 33
East of England +72 136 £57,500 +4.55% 17
North West +24 121 £57,500 - 17
South West +41 120 £55,000 +7.32% 17
Midlands -18 82 £55,000 +10.00% 23
Yorkshire +13 64 £52,500 +5.00% 15
West Midlands -11 44 £60,000 +14.29% 11
East Midlands +5 38 £52,000 +38.67% 12
North East -49 9 £47,750 +6.11% 1
Scala
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for Scala.

1 2,212 (76.89%) Java
2 1,502 (52.21%) Agile Software Development
3 1,358 (47.20%) Python
4 939 (32.64%) Apache Spark
5 929 (32.29%) Big Data
6 818 (28.43%) Hadoop
7 809 (28.12%) Software Engineering
8 802 (27.88%) TDD
9 745 (25.90%) Amazon AWS
10 700 (24.33%) JavaScript
11 664 (23.08%) Finance
12 648 (22.52%) SQL
13 555 (19.29%) Machine Learning
14 519 (18.04%) Microservices
15 517 (17.97%) Scrum
16 514 (17.87%) NoSQL
17 490 (17.03%) DevOps
18 466 (16.20%) Docker
19 464 (16.13%) Analytics
20 459 (15.95%) Spring
21 454 (15.78%) BDD
22 443 (15.40%) Continuous Integration
23 433 (15.05%) Linux
24 423 (14.70%) Degree
25 422 (14.67%) Jenkins
26 420 (14.60%) AngularJS
27 406 (14.11%) HTML
28 399 (13.87%) C#
29 393 (13.66%) Node.js
30 386 (13.42%) Apache Cassandra

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
1 939 (32.64%) Apache Spark
2 186 (6.47%) Elasticsearch
3 151 (5.25%) Apache
4 90 (3.13%) SAS
5 72 (2.50%) Apache Pig
5 72 (2.50%) Tomcat
6 69 (2.40%) Apache Solr
7 47 (1.63%) Confluence
8 38 (1.32%) OpenStack
9 36 (1.25%) JBoss
10 34 (1.18%) Apache Airflow
11 29 (1.01%) WebSphere
12 27 (0.94%) Jetty
12 27 (0.94%) nginx
13 18 (0.63%) WebLogic
14 16 (0.56%) DNN
15 10 (0.35%) Ethereum
15 10 (0.35%) Mule
15 10 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
16 9 (0.31%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 17 (0.59%) SPSS
2 13 (0.45%) MS Visio
3 9 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (0.24%) HipChat
4 7 (0.24%) Weka
5 6 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.070%) GNU Octave
6 2 (0.070%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (0.035%) Mathematica
7 1 (0.035%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
2 9 (0.31%) Distributed Ledger
3 2 (0.070%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.035%) Oracle AML
4 1 (0.035%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 745 (25.90%) Amazon AWS
2 176 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 131 (4.55%) GitHub
3 131 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
4 82 (2.85%) OpenShift
5 69 (2.40%) Amazon S3
6 66 (2.29%) Amazon Kinesis
7 57 (1.98%) SaaS
8 56 (1.95%) Amazon EMR
9 48 (1.67%) Serverless
10 44 (1.53%) IaaS
11 42 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
11 42 (1.46%) PaaS
12 35 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
13 26 (0.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 26 (0.90%) Slack
14 22 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
15 21 (0.73%) Office 365
16 19 (0.66%) G Suite
17 16 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 92 (3.20%) HTTP
2 36 (1.25%) Internet
3 12 (0.42%) DSL
4 10 (0.35%) DAB
5 9 (0.31%) DNS
5 9 (0.31%) Kerberos
6 8 (0.28%) AMQP
6 8 (0.28%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.24%) Firewall
7 7 (0.24%) Network Security
8 6 (0.21%) Skype
9 4 (0.14%) BGP
9 4 (0.14%) EIGRP
9 4 (0.14%) MPLS
9 4 (0.14%) OSPF
9 4 (0.14%) RIP
9 4 (0.14%) SMS
9 4 (0.14%) SSL
10 3 (0.10%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.10%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 929 (32.29%) Big Data
2 818 (28.43%) Hadoop
3 514 (17.87%) NoSQL
4 386 (13.42%) Apache Cassandra
5 374 (13.00%) MongoDB
6 252 (8.76%) Apache Hive
7 245 (8.52%) Relational Database
8 227 (7.89%) MySQL
9 198 (6.88%) HBase
10 167 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
11 124 (4.31%) SQL Server
12 119 (4.14%) Data Warehouse
13 94 (3.27%) Redis
14 88 (3.06%) RDBMS
15 74 (2.57%) Data Mining
16 73 (2.54%) Impala
17 68 (2.36%) Amazon Redshift
18 58 (2.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 48 (1.67%) Neo4j
20 44 (1.53%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 422 (14.67%) Jenkins
2 316 (10.98%) Git (software)
3 166 (5.77%) Maven
4 133 (4.62%) JIRA
5 127 (4.41%) Cucumber
6 122 (4.24%) Selenium
7 100 (3.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 86 (2.99%) JUnit
9 52 (1.81%) Gradle
9 52 (1.81%) Sonatype Nexus
10 48 (1.67%) Ranorex
11 44 (1.53%) TeamCity
12 43 (1.49%) Subversion
13 42 (1.46%) Vagrant
14 41 (1.43%) SoapUI
15 40 (1.39%) Appium
16 39 (1.36%) Buildbot
17 37 (1.29%) Bitbucket
17 37 (1.29%) JMeter
18 36 (1.25%) Ant
General
1 664 (23.08%) Finance
2 196 (6.81%) Banking
3 195 (6.78%) Retail
4 124 (4.31%) Games
5 95 (3.30%) Investment Banking
6 83 (2.88%) Marketing
7 61 (2.12%) Front Office
8 59 (2.05%) Advertising
9 55 (1.91%) Telecoms
10 43 (1.49%) Legal
11 37 (1.29%) Financial Institution
12 26 (0.90%) Publishing
13 20 (0.70%) Electronics
14 19 (0.66%) Automotive
15 17 (0.59%) Retail Banking
16 14 (0.49%) Law
17 12 (0.42%) Multimedia
18 8 (0.28%) Back Office
18 8 (0.28%) Online Betting
18 8 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,392 (48.38%) Developer
2 745 (25.90%) Java Developer
3 430 (14.95%) Scala Developer
4 306 (10.64%) Senior Developer
5 303 (10.53%) Software Engineer
6 264 (9.18%) Data Engineer
7 224 (7.79%) Java Scala Developer
8 219 (7.61%) Java Engineer
9 199 (6.92%) Software Developer
10 191 (6.64%) Data Scientist
11 187 (6.50%) Senior Java Developer
12 161 (5.60%) Architect
13 153 (5.32%) Big Data Engineer
14 137 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
15 111 (3.86%) Lead Developer
16 102 (3.55%) Agile Developer
17 95 (3.30%) Agile Java Developer
18 94 (3.27%) Big Data Developer
18 94 (3.27%) JavaScript Developer
19 91 (3.16%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 459 (15.95%) Spring
2 420 (14.60%) AngularJS
3 406 (14.11%) HTML
4 393 (13.66%) Node.js
5 370 (12.86%) Kafka
6 336 (11.68%) REST
7 326 (11.33%) React
8 315 (10.95%) CSS
9 296 (10.29%) Akka
10 255 (8.86%) Web Services
11 252 (8.76%) RESTful
12 233 (8.10%) HTML5
13 196 (6.81%) .NET
14 171 (5.94%) Play Framework
15 158 (5.49%) Hibernate
16 143 (4.97%) Spring Boot
17 123 (4.28%) CSS3
18 119 (4.14%) JSON
19 101 (3.51%) RabbitMQ
20 100 (3.48%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 364 (12.65%) Fintech
2 326 (11.33%) Computer Science
3 219 (7.61%) Algorithms
3 219 (7.61%) Greenfield Project
4 180 (6.26%) Analytical Skills
5 108 (3.75%) User Experience
6 78 (2.71%) Mobile App
7 61 (2.12%) Public Cloud
8 60 (2.09%) Derivative
9 58 (2.02%) Private Cloud
10 52 (1.81%) Hedge funds
11 47 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
12 42 (1.46%) Data Structures
13 36 (1.25%) Robotics
14 35 (1.22%) Market Risk
15 34 (1.18%) Online Games
16 32 (1.11%) Clustering
17 31 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 30 (1.04%) Fixed Income
19 23 (0.80%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 433 (15.05%) Linux
2 193 (6.71%) Unix
3 50 (1.74%) Windows
4 48 (1.67%) Android
5 46 (1.60%) Apple iOS
6 23 (0.80%) CoreOS
7 21 (0.73%) Ubuntu
8 12 (0.42%) CentOS
9 11 (0.38%) Robot Operating System
9 11 (0.38%) Windows Server
10 9 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.21%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.070%) DC/OS
12 2 (0.070%) Debian
12 2 (0.070%) Mesosphere
12 2 (0.070%) Solaris
12 2 (0.070%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.035%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,502 (52.21%) Agile Software Development
2 809 (28.12%) Software Engineering
3 802 (27.88%) TDD
4 555 (19.29%) Machine Learning
5 519 (18.04%) Microservices
6 517 (17.97%) Scrum
7 490 (17.03%) DevOps
8 464 (16.13%) Analytics
9 454 (15.78%) BDD
10 443 (15.40%) Continuous Integration
11 342 (11.89%) Mentoring
12 336 (11.68%) Open Source
13 334 (11.61%) Test Automation
14 272 (9.45%) E-Commerce
15 240 (8.34%) Functional Programming
16 236 (8.20%) Continuous Delivery
17 222 (7.72%) Mathematics
18 208 (7.23%) Kanban
19 196 (6.81%) Unit Testing
20 164 (5.70%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2,212 (76.89%) Java
2 1,358 (47.20%) Python
3 700 (24.33%) JavaScript
4 648 (22.52%) SQL
5 399 (13.87%) C#
6 313 (10.88%) C++
7 302 (10.50%) Ruby
8 279 (9.70%) Go
9 244 (8.48%) R
10 221 (7.68%) PHP
11 170 (5.91%) Clojure
12 159 (5.53%) Groovy
13 127 (4.41%) C
14 123 (4.28%) Haskell
15 81 (2.82%) Bash Shell
16 71 (2.47%) Kotlin
17 60 (2.09%) F#
18 52 (1.81%) Erlang
19 50 (1.74%) ES6
19 50 (1.74%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 423 (14.70%) Degree
2 126 (4.38%) PhD
3 96 (3.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 85 (2.95%) Security Cleared
5 54 (1.88%) SC Cleared
6 48 (1.67%) Master's Degree
7 29 (1.01%) ISTQB
8 20 (0.70%) Numerate Degree
9 14 (0.49%) ISEB
10 6 (0.21%) AWS Certification
10 6 (0.21%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.035%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.035%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (3.82%) QA
2 43 (1.49%) GCP
3 32 (1.11%) GDPR
4 27 (0.94%) Data Quality
5 21 (0.73%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.035%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.035%) SEPA
System Software
1 466 (16.20%) Docker
2 78 (2.71%) HDFS
3 60 (2.09%) Apache Flume
4 15 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 14 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (0.31%) VirtualBox
8 6 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.14%) Hyper-V
10 3 (0.10%) Cygwin
10 3 (0.10%) Xen
11 2 (0.070%) MapR-FS
12 1 (0.035%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 201 (6.99%) Puppet
2 168 (5.84%) Ansible
3 141 (4.90%) Kubernetes
4 78 (2.71%) Terraform
5 68 (2.36%) Hadoop YARN
5 68 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
6 64 (2.22%) Mesos
7 40 (1.39%) Nagios
8 34 (1.18%) Oozie
9 29 (1.01%) Marathon
10 17 (0.59%) Salt
11 12 (0.42%) ZABBIX
12 8 (0.28%) Ambari
13 7 (0.24%) Graphite
13 7 (0.24%) Kibana
14 6 (0.21%) logstash
14 6 (0.21%) Prometheus
15 5 (0.17%) Grafana
16 4 (0.14%) Docker Swarm
16 4 (0.14%) Packer
Vendors
1 206 (7.16%) Oracle
2 192 (6.67%) Google
3 102 (3.55%) Cloudera
4 82 (2.85%) Microsoft
5 61 (2.12%) Hortonworks
6 56 (1.95%) WorldPay
7 55 (1.91%) Tableau
8 41 (1.43%) Splunk
9 40 (1.39%) Atlassian
10 31 (1.08%) IBM
11 30 (1.04%) MapR
12 26 (0.90%) AppDynamics
13 25 (0.87%) RedGate
13 25 (0.87%) Teradata
14 22 (0.76%) New Relic
14 22 (0.76%) Qualys
15 19 (0.66%) Pega
16 18 (0.63%) Talend
16 18 (0.63%) TIBCO
17 16 (0.56%) MuleSoft