Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 116 144
Rank change year-on-year -13 +28 +3
Permanent jobs citing Scala 19 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.82% 0.97% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.29% 1.57% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 12
Glasgow median annual salary £49,750 £40,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.38% -30.43% +21.05%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £64,375 £54,500 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -9.09% +17.02%

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 1477 1334 1516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 63.80% 61.85% 58.94%
Number of salaries quoted 929 693 880
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £58,875
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Scala in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 17 (89.47%) Java
2 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) Spring
4 9 (47.37%) TDD
4 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
4 9 (47.37%) RESTful
4 9 (47.37%) Selenium
4 9 (47.37%) BDD
5 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
6 5 (26.32%) QA
6 5 (26.32%) Usability Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Performance Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Security Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Kanban
6 5 (26.32%) Groovy
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle
6 5 (26.32%) Web Services
6 5 (26.32%) Linux
6 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
6 5 (26.32%) Scrum
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
6 5 (26.32%) SoapUI
6 5 (26.32%) Gherkin
6 5 (26.32%) Big Data
6 5 (26.32%) User Stories
6 5 (26.32%) Microservices
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Delivery

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 4 (21.05%) Apache Spark
1 4 (21.05%) GemFire
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Big Data
1 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
2 4 (21.05%) Hadoop
2 4 (21.05%) InterSystems Cache
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
3 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.53%) PowerCenter
4 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
5 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
5 1 (5.26%) DB2
5 1 (5.26%) HBase
5 1 (5.26%) Impala
5 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.26%) MySQL
5 1 (5.26%) OrientDB
5 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.26%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Selenium
2 5 (26.32%) SoapUI
3 4 (21.05%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 4 (21.05%) Prime Brokerage
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Front Office
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Java Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Test Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Prime Brokerage Java Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Informatica Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Big Data Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Data Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Data Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Data Scientist
6 1 (5.26%) Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Scala Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Scala Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Scala Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) Spring
2 9 (47.37%) RESTful
3 5 (26.32%) Gherkin
3 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
3 5 (26.32%) Web Services
4 4 (21.05%) .NET
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
4 4 (21.05%) SOAP
4 4 (21.05%) XML
5 1 (5.26%) Bokeh
5 1 (5.26%) J2SE
5 1 (5.26%) Java EE
5 1 (5.26%) Kafka
5 1 (5.26%) Pandas
5 1 (5.26%) PySpark
5 1 (5.26%) SparkR
5 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Hedge funds
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) BDD
2 9 (47.37%) TDD
2 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
3 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
4 5 (26.32%) API Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (26.32%) Defect Management
4 5 (26.32%) Exploratory Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Kanban
4 5 (26.32%) Microservices
4 5 (26.32%) Performance Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Scrum
4 5 (26.32%) Security Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Usability Testing
4 5 (26.32%) User Stories
5 4 (21.05%) Analytics
5 4 (21.05%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) Java
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) Groovy
4 4 (21.05%) C#
4 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
5 3 (15.79%) Python
6 1 (5.26%) HiveQL
6 1 (5.26%) Perl
6 1 (5.26%) R
6 1 (5.26%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
2 2 (10.53%) Data Quality
3 1 (5.26%) MiFID
3 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Oozie
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Informatica
3 1 (5.26%) Cloudera
3 1 (5.26%) Sybase
3 1 (5.26%) Tableau