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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 30 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
UK > England
6 months to
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 234 232 215
Rank change year-on-year -2 -17 -6
Permanent jobs citing Scala 2,415 1,438 1,212
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.62% 1.52% 1.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.06% 2.73% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 989 916 993
10th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
25th Percentile £60,099 £55,000 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.45%
75th Percentile £101,250 £95,000 £90,000
90th Percentile £122,500 £115,000 £105,000
UK median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

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 78,906 52,581 40,488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 52.98% 55.64% 55.53%
Number of salaries quoted 39,549 37,580 34,073
10th Percentile £37,171 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £101,250 £93,750 £91,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% - +4.76%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Scala in England

Scala
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scala in England.

Salary trend for Scala in England

Scala
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scala in England over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

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 30 June 2022. 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
Jobs
London -45 1,815 £87,500 +6.06% 133
North of England -69 215 £60,000 +4.35% 33
South East +5 152 £72,500 +31.82% 15
North West -32 116 £80,000 +39.13% 11
Yorkshire -64 91 £57,500 - 10
East of England -24 72 £67,500 -3.57% 15
Midlands -38 50 £65,000 +30.65% 9
South West -33 37 £67,500 +12.77% 6
East Midlands -14 25 £62,500 +38.89% 3
West Midlands -57 25 £70,000 +36.59% 6
North East -35 8 £60,000 +9.09% 12
Scala
UK

For the 6 months to 30 June 2022, 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 1,757 (72.75%) Java
2 1,507 (62.40%) Python
3 1,347 (55.78%) Agile
4 1,249 (51.72%) AWS
5 944 (39.09%) Kubernetes
6 879 (36.40%) CI/CD
7 877 (36.31%) Kafka
8 859 (35.57%) Docker
9 845 (34.99%) Software Engineering
10 837 (34.66%) DevOps
11 736 (30.48%) SQL
12 722 (29.90%) GCP
13 719 (29.77%) Apache Spark
14 703 (29.11%) Azure
15 654 (27.08%) Analytics
16 631 (26.13%) Finance
17 593 (24.55%) Big Data
18 582 (24.10%) Data Science
19 568 (23.52%) Social Skills
20 497 (20.58%) JavaScript
21 487 (20.17%) TDD
22 470 (19.46%) Data Engineering
23 465 (19.25%) React
24 463 (19.17%) Microservices
25 440 (18.22%) Terraform
26 435 (18.01%) Machine Learning
27 433 (17.93%) Test Automation
28 429 (17.76%) ETL
29 405 (16.77%) Hadoop
30 398 (16.48%) C#

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
1 719 (29.77%) Apache Spark
2 212 (8.78%) Apache Airflow
3 186 (7.70%) Apache
4 73 (3.02%) Apache Pulsar
5 42 (1.74%) Jetty
6 23 (0.95%) Confluence
6 23 (0.95%) WebLogic
7 12 (0.50%) Apache Synapse
8 11 (0.46%) Luigi
9 9 (0.37%) CMS
9 9 (0.37%) Jupyter
10 7 (0.29%) JBoss
10 7 (0.29%) nginx
10 7 (0.29%) SAS
10 7 (0.29%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (0.25%) Headless CMS
11 6 (0.25%) OpenStack
11 6 (0.25%) SharePoint
11 6 (0.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (0.25%) SketchUp
2 5 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.12%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.083%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.041%) InVision
6 1 (0.041%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 14 (0.58%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.083%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.083%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 1,249 (51.72%) AWS
2 722 (29.90%) GCP
3 703 (29.11%) Azure
4 281 (11.64%) Serverless
5 232 (9.61%) GitHub
6 214 (8.86%) Amazon S3
7 181 (7.49%) Azure DevOps
8 178 (7.37%) Amazon Kinesis
9 153 (6.34%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 149 (6.17%) Amazon EMR
11 146 (6.05%) Snowflake
12 135 (5.59%) Azure Data Factory
13 134 (5.55%) AWS CloudFormation
14 128 (5.30%) AWS Lambda
15 117 (4.84%) Azure AKS
15 117 (4.84%) Cloud Computing
16 114 (4.72%) Azure Synapse Analytics
17 96 (3.98%) GitHub Actions
18 92 (3.81%) Azure Service Bus
19 90 (3.73%) Azure Monitor
Communications & Networking
1 149 (6.17%) HTTP
2 39 (1.61%) Broadband
3 37 (1.53%) Cisco IPT
3 37 (1.53%) SNA
4 35 (1.45%) Internet
5 19 (0.79%) SSH
6 14 (0.58%) DNS
6 14 (0.58%) DSL
6 14 (0.58%) SMS
7 12 (0.50%) VPN
8 6 (0.25%) Wireshark
9 5 (0.21%) Network Security
10 2 (0.083%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 593 (24.55%) Big Data
2 405 (16.77%) Hadoop
3 341 (14.12%) NoSQL
4 272 (11.26%) Data Lake
5 258 (10.68%) Data Warehouse
5 258 (10.68%) PostgreSQL
6 226 (9.36%) MongoDB
7 223 (9.23%) Relational Database
8 190 (7.87%) Apache Cassandra
9 188 (7.78%) Flink
10 176 (7.29%) DynamoDB
11 169 (7.00%) Amazon Redshift
12 152 (6.29%) BigQuery
13 151 (6.25%) SQL Server
14 143 (5.92%) Elasticsearch
15 131 (5.42%) Amazon Athena
16 123 (5.09%) Apache Hive
16 123 (5.09%) Redis
17 113 (4.68%) MySQL
17 113 (4.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 300 (12.42%) Jenkins
2 281 (11.64%) Git (software)
3 127 (5.26%) JUnit
4 97 (4.02%) GitLab
5 86 (3.56%) CircleCI
6 79 (3.27%) Cucumber
7 60 (2.48%) JIRA
8 50 (2.07%) Mockito
9 48 (1.99%) webpack
10 47 (1.95%) Maven
11 36 (1.49%) Moq
11 36 (1.49%) NUnit
11 36 (1.49%) SpecFlow
12 29 (1.20%) MLflow
12 29 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
13 28 (1.16%) Cypress.io
14 27 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 25 (1.04%) Babel
16 24 (0.99%) Gradle
16 24 (0.99%) SonarQube
General
1 631 (26.13%) Finance
2 568 (23.52%) Social Skills
3 291 (12.05%) Games
4 266 (11.01%) Banking
5 204 (8.45%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 175 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
7 170 (7.04%) Marketing
8 115 (4.76%) Retail
9 69 (2.86%) Advertising
10 53 (2.19%) Financial Institution
10 53 (2.19%) Legal
11 47 (1.95%) Presentation Skills
12 44 (1.82%) Public Sector
13 40 (1.66%) Front Office
14 30 (1.24%) Aerospace
15 20 (0.83%) Influencing Skills
16 18 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
16 18 (0.75%) Public Speaking
16 18 (0.75%) Publishing
17 16 (0.66%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 703 (29.11%) Data Engineer
2 487 (20.17%) Developer
3 485 (20.08%) Software Engineer
4 266 (11.01%) Senior Data Engineer
5 166 (6.87%) Scala Developer
6 154 (6.38%) Java Developer
7 135 (5.59%) Senior Developer
8 128 (5.30%) Scala Engineer
9 127 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
10 111 (4.60%) Azure Engineer
11 109 (4.51%) Java Engineer
12 104 (4.31%) Senior Software Engineer
13 83 (3.44%) Senior Cloud Engineer
14 78 (3.23%) Big Data Engineer
14 78 (3.23%) Python Engineer
15 77 (3.19%) AWS Engineer
16 75 (3.11%) Security Engineer
16 75 (3.11%) Software Developer
17 71 (2.94%) Senior Security Engineer
18 62 (2.57%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 877 (36.31%) Kafka
2 465 (19.25%) React
3 347 (14.37%) .NET
4 287 (11.88%) Spring
5 265 (10.97%) Node.js
6 225 (9.32%) REST
7 214 (8.86%) Akka
8 185 (7.66%) Spring Boot
9 176 (7.29%) RESTful
10 174 (7.20%) AngularJS
11 164 (6.79%) RabbitMQ
12 154 (6.38%) PySpark
13 143 (5.92%) Play Framework
14 131 (5.42%) CSS
15 103 (4.27%) Web Services
16 102 (4.22%) Vue.js
17 101 (4.18%) HTML
18 90 (3.73%) Spark Streaming
19 89 (3.69%) JSON
20 84 (3.48%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 294 (12.17%) Algorithms
2 219 (9.07%) Blog
3 188 (7.78%) Cloud Native
4 166 (6.87%) Greenfield Project
5 161 (6.67%) Data Structures
6 87 (3.60%) Sports Betting
7 86 (3.56%) Public Cloud
8 60 (2.48%) Equities
8 60 (2.48%) Hackathon
9 58 (2.40%) Fixed Income
9 58 (2.40%) Social Network
10 57 (2.36%) User Experience
11 54 (2.24%) Digital Media
12 53 (2.19%) Cyberattack
13 52 (2.15%) Life Science
13 52 (2.15%) Social Media
14 51 (2.11%) Cyber Defence
15 50 (2.07%) Blockchain
15 50 (2.07%) Virtual Team
16 49 (2.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 330 (13.66%) Linux
2 159 (6.58%) Unix
3 51 (2.11%) Windows
4 47 (1.95%) Android
5 42 (1.74%) Apple iOS
6 14 (0.58%) Ubuntu
6 14 (0.58%) Windows Server
7 13 (0.54%) VMS
8 9 (0.37%) CoreOS
9 8 (0.33%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.12%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.041%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.041%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,347 (55.78%) Agile
2 879 (36.40%) CI/CD
3 845 (34.99%) Software Engineering
4 837 (34.66%) DevOps
5 654 (27.08%) Analytics
6 582 (24.10%) Data Science
7 487 (20.17%) TDD
8 470 (19.46%) Data Engineering
9 463 (19.17%) Microservices
10 435 (18.01%) Machine Learning
11 433 (17.93%) Test Automation
12 429 (17.76%) ETL
13 363 (15.03%) Scrum
14 356 (14.74%) Continuous Integration
15 338 (14.00%) Mentoring
16 314 (13.00%) Computer Science
17 297 (12.30%) Data Pipeline
18 287 (11.88%) Problem-Solving
19 267 (11.06%) Open Source
20 265 (10.97%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 1,757 (72.75%) Java
2 1,507 (62.40%) Python
3 736 (30.48%) SQL
4 497 (20.58%) JavaScript
5 398 (16.48%) C#
6 367 (15.20%) Go
7 323 (13.37%) Kotlin
8 196 (8.12%) Ruby
9 194 (8.03%) C++
10 163 (6.75%) PowerShell
11 161 (6.67%) Clojure
11 161 (6.67%) TypeScript
12 156 (6.46%) Bash
13 128 (5.30%) Shell Script
14 101 (4.18%) R
15 93 (3.85%) Groovy
16 67 (2.77%) C
17 66 (2.73%) PHP
18 56 (2.32%) ES6
19 47 (1.95%) Rust
Qualifications
1 311 (12.88%) Degree
2 125 (5.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 82 (3.40%) Master's Degree
4 38 (1.57%) PhD
5 37 (1.53%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 37 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (1.53%) CISSP
6 32 (1.33%) Numerate Degree
7 22 (0.91%) Security Cleared
8 19 (0.79%) AWS Certification
9 16 (0.66%) SC Cleared
10 12 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.21%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (0.17%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.17%) ISEB
12 4 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.17%) TOGAF Certification
13 1 (0.041%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 201 (8.32%) QA
2 98 (4.06%) Data Quality
3 46 (1.90%) GDPR
4 17 (0.70%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.25%) Accessibility
6 5 (0.21%) WCAG
7 3 (0.12%) PSD2
8 2 (0.083%) SLA
9 1 (0.041%) CDISC
9 1 (0.041%) HL7
System Software
1 859 (35.57%) Docker
2 92 (3.81%) Apache Flume
3 19 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
4 16 (0.66%) HDFS
5 4 (0.17%) Firmware
6 1 (0.041%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 944 (39.09%) Kubernetes
2 440 (18.22%) Terraform
3 99 (4.10%) Oozie
4 97 (4.02%) Ansible
5 65 (2.69%) Prometheus
6 42 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
7 35 (1.45%) Istio
7 35 (1.45%) Puppet
8 34 (1.41%) Grafana
9 15 (0.62%) Packer
10 14 (0.58%) Graphite
10 14 (0.58%) Kibana
10 14 (0.58%) StatsD
11 10 (0.41%) Rancher
12 8 (0.33%) Kubeflow
13 7 (0.29%) logstash
14 6 (0.25%) Consul
15 5 (0.21%) Control-M
16 4 (0.17%) Docker Swarm
16 4 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 273 (11.30%) Databricks
2 265 (10.97%) Google
3 189 (7.83%) Microsoft
4 120 (4.97%) Oracle
5 92 (3.81%) Cloudera
6 64 (2.65%) Funding Circle
7 55 (2.28%) BT
8 43 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
9 34 (1.41%) Splunk
10 31 (1.28%) Teradata
11 26 (1.08%) Informatica
12 25 (1.04%) Xamarin
13 21 (0.87%) Alteryx
14 19 (0.79%) Dell
15 16 (0.66%) Apple
15 16 (0.66%) Confluent
16 15 (0.62%) Revolut
17 14 (0.58%) AppDynamics
17 14 (0.58%) PagerDuty
17 14 (0.58%) TrueLayer