Period
to 22 May 2018

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 6 months to 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 113 138
Rank change year-on-year -41 +25 -4
Permanent jobs citing Scala 17 21 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.69% 1.08% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.05% 1.61% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 2
Glasgow median annual salary £55,000 £45,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.88% -4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £38,750 £31,250 £45,500
90th Percentile £67,750 £56,250 £49,500
Scotland median annual salary £46,250 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -11.90% +5.00% +11.11%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,614 1,305 1,503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 65.90% 66.82% 57.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,184 755 788
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.80% -5.29%
10th Percentile £32,000 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £63,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Scala in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Scala.

1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 9 (52.94%) Linux
3 9 (52.94%) Finance
4 8 (47.06%) Banking
5 7 (41.18%) TDD
6 6 (35.29%) Python
6 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
7 5 (29.41%) Hadoop
7 5 (29.41%) Unix
8 4 (23.53%) Pair Programming
8 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (23.53%) DevOps
9 3 (17.65%) Data Structures
9 3 (17.65%) Data Science
9 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
9 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
9 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
9 3 (17.65%) Wealth Management
9 3 (17.65%) Kanban
9 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (17.65%) Splunk
9 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
9 3 (17.65%) Spring
9 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
9 3 (17.65%) Scrum
9 3 (17.65%) Data Mining
9 3 (17.65%) SQL
10 2 (11.76%) C++

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 (11.76%) Apache Spark
1 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) Jetty
2 1 (5.88%) nginx
2 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) Tornado
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Hadoop
2 3 (17.65%) Data Mining
3 2 (11.76%) Big Data
3 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.76%) MSDE
3 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
4 1 (5.88%) Couchbase
4 1 (5.88%) MySQL
4 1 (5.88%) Pentaho
4 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.88%) Redis
4 1 (5.88%) Riak
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.88%) FitNesse
3 1 (5.88%) Gatling
3 1 (5.88%) JMeter
3 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) The Grinder
3 1 (5.88%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
4 2 (11.76%) Financial Institution
5 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Scala Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Analytics Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Angular Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Core Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Data Scientist
5 1 (5.88%) Designer
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Release Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Release Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Designer
5 1 (5.88%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
2 3 (17.65%) Spring
3 2 (11.76%) Angular 2
3 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) JMS
3 2 (11.76%) REST
4 1 (5.88%) Bokeh
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) Flask
4 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.88%) J2EE
4 1 (5.88%) Kafka
4 1 (5.88%) PySpark
4 1 (5.88%) Scalaz
4 1 (5.88%) SOAP
4 1 (5.88%) SparkR
4 1 (5.88%) Spring Boot
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Structures
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) AS400
3 1 (5.88%) Cloud Native
3 1 (5.88%) Equities
3 1 (5.88%) Fixed Income
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Unix
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
4 1 (5.88%) Mac OS
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) TDD
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (23.53%) DevOps
3 4 (23.53%) Pair Programming
4 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Data Science
4 3 (17.65%) Kanban
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
4 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
4 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
4 3 (17.65%) Wealth Management
5 2 (11.76%) BDD
5 2 (11.76%) Computer Security
5 2 (11.76%) Concurrent Programming
5 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
5 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
5 2 (11.76%) Open Source
5 2 (11.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
1 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) C++
4 2 (11.76%) Java 8
5 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.88%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) Clojure
5 1 (5.88%) Erlang
5 1 (5.88%) F#
5 1 (5.88%) Groovy
5 1 (5.88%) Haskell
5 1 (5.88%) HiveQL
5 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
5 1 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) R
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
1 1 (5.88%) VirtualBox
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) Cobbler
1 1 (5.88%) HAProxy
1 1 (5.88%) logstash
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Splunk
2 2 (11.76%) Perforce
3 1 (5.88%) Cloudera
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Sybase
3 1 (5.88%) TIBCO
3 1 (5.88%) VMware