The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Scala skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 95 104
Rank change year-on-year +5 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Scala 11 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.92% 1.56% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.36% 2.48% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -32.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.48% +2.85%  

Scala is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 811 806 683
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 67.92% 62.72% 53.91%
Number of salaries quoted 509 355 386
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,400 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Scala as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Scala in Glasgow

Scala
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Scala in Glasgow

Scala
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in Glasgow over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Scala in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Scala.

1 22 (95.65%) Java
2 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
4 10 (43.48%) SQL
5 9 (39.13%) Python
6 8 (34.78%) Kanban
6 8 (34.78%) Groovy
6 8 (34.78%) RESTful
7 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (30.43%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (30.43%) Scrum
7 7 (30.43%) CSS
7 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
7 7 (30.43%) HTML
8 6 (26.09%) Spring
8 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
9 5 (21.74%) NoSQL
9 5 (21.74%) SoapUI
9 5 (21.74%) BDD
9 5 (21.74%) Gherkin
9 5 (21.74%) User Stories
9 5 (21.74%) Exploratory Testing
9 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
9 5 (21.74%) API Testing
9 5 (21.74%) Defect Management
9 5 (21.74%) Usability Testing
9 5 (21.74%) Performance Testing
9 5 (21.74%) Security Testing
9 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
9 5 (21.74%) QA

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (8.70%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.35%) Mule
2 1 (4.35%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) NoSQL
1 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) DB2
3 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) OrientDB
3 1 (4.35%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Selenium
1 5 (21.74%) SoapUI
2 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.70%) FitNesse
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Maven
2 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Java Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Test Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Development Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Prime Brokerage Java Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Informatica Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) RESTful
2 7 (30.43%) CSS
2 7 (30.43%) HTML
3 6 (26.09%) Spring
4 5 (21.74%) Gherkin
4 5 (21.74%) Web Services
5 4 (17.39%) Ajax
5 4 (17.39%) jQuery
5 4 (17.39%) XML
6 3 (13.04%) SOAP
7 2 (8.70%) Drools
7 2 (8.70%) Play Framework
8 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.35%) Apache Flex
8 1 (4.35%) CSS3
8 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
8 1 (4.35%) HTML5
8 1 (4.35%) REST
8 1 (4.35%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Hedge funds
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.70%) Tandem
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
3 8 (34.78%) Kanban
4 7 (30.43%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (30.43%) Scrum
5 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
6 5 (21.74%) API Testing
6 5 (21.74%) BDD
6 5 (21.74%) Defect Management
6 5 (21.74%) Exploratory Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Performance Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Security Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Usability Testing
6 5 (21.74%) User Stories
7 4 (17.39%) DevOps
7 4 (17.39%) Release Management
7 4 (17.39%) Resource Allocation
7 4 (17.39%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) Java
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 9 (39.13%) Python
4 8 (34.78%) Groovy
5 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
6 5 (21.74%) C#
6 5 (21.74%) C++
7 2 (8.70%) Go
7 2 (8.70%) Perl
8 1 (4.35%) C
8 1 (4.35%) Clojure
8 1 (4.35%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) IBM
2 1 (4.35%) Informatica
2 1 (4.35%) Twitter
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: Pension, Healthcare & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago