Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 126 115
Rank change year-on-year +2 -11 +29
Permanent jobs citing Scala 30 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.41% 0.82% 0.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.19% 1.29% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 5
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £49,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.50% +24.38% -30.43%
10th Percentile £30,000 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £56,750 £64,375 £54,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 1,371 1,474 1,325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 64.49% 63.86% 61.97%
Number of salaries quoted 984 930 691
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.75% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

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 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Scala in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 21 (70.00%) Python
2 19 (63.33%) Java
3 16 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (43.33%) SQL
5 13 (43.33%) Linux
5 13 (43.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (36.67%) Bash Shell
6 11 (36.67%) Tableau
6 11 (36.67%) Data Modelling
7 10 (33.33%) Cognos
7 10 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (33.33%) ETL
7 10 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (33.33%) Oracle
7 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 10 (33.33%) Data Quality
7 10 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
7 10 (33.33%) Visualisation
7 10 (33.33%) Data Extraction
7 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 10 (33.33%) Procedural Programming
7 10 (33.33%) Database Theory
7 10 (33.33%) Relational Database Theory
7 10 (33.33%) Data Engineering
7 10 (33.33%) Power BI
8 9 (30.00%) SDLC
8 9 (30.00%) AngularJS
9 8 (26.67%) NoSQL
9 8 (26.67%) TDD

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 3 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.67%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (43.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (6.67%) GitHub
5 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.33%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.33%) SaaS
5 1 (3.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (33.33%) Power BI
1 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (26.67%) NoSQL
3 7 (23.33%) Big Data
4 3 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (10.00%) Apache Hive
4 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (6.67%) HBase
5 2 (6.67%) MSDE
6 1 (3.33%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (3.33%) Data Lake
6 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.33%) IBM BigInsights
6 1 (3.33%) Impala
6 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.33%) JIRA
3 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.33%) ERwin
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Business Consultant
1 10 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 10 (33.33%) Consultant
1 10 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (13.33%) Backend Developer
2 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
2 4 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Scala Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Data Scientist
5 1 (3.33%) Automation Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Big Data Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Data Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Python Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (13.33%) React
3 3 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (3.33%) Angular 2
4 1 (3.33%) CSS
4 1 (3.33%) HTML
4 1 (3.33%) HTML5
4 1 (3.33%) Kafka
4 1 (3.33%) Spring
4 1 (3.33%) Spring MVC
4 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) Unix
3 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.67%) Windows
5 1 (3.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) Data Modelling
3 10 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (33.33%) Data Engineering
3 10 (33.33%) Data Extraction
3 10 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 10 (33.33%) Database Theory
3 10 (33.33%) ETL
3 10 (33.33%) Procedural Programming
3 10 (33.33%) Relational Database Theory
3 10 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 9 (30.00%) SDLC
5 8 (26.67%) TDD
6 6 (20.00%) Code Optimisation
6 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (20.00%) DevOps
6 6 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (16.67%) Functional Programming
7 5 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) Python
2 19 (63.33%) Java
3 13 (43.33%) SQL
4 11 (36.67%) Bash Shell
5 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 7 (23.33%) C++
7 5 (16.67%) C#
7 5 (16.67%) Ruby
8 4 (13.33%) Java 8
9 3 (10.00%) C
10 2 (6.67%) Groovy
10 2 (6.67%) Perl
11 1 (3.33%) R
11 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (33.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) HDFS
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Ansible
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
1 1 (3.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Tableau
2 10 (33.33%) Cognos
2 10 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) IBM
4 2 (6.67%) Perforce
5 1 (3.33%) Cloudera
5 1 (3.33%) Google
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft