Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 123 127
Rank change year-on-year -25 +4 +11
Permanent jobs citing Scala 17 22 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.73% 0.97% 1.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.10% 1.44% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 3
Glasgow median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% -16.67%
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% -16.67%

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 1,542 1,524 1,512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 66.58% 67.28% 61.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,133 890 718
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.76% -3.53%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

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 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Scala in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 13 (76.47%) Java
2 11 (64.71%) Python
3 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (58.82%) AngularJS
4 8 (47.06%) Finance
4 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
5 7 (41.18%) Linux
5 7 (41.18%) DevOps
6 6 (35.29%) Big Data
6 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (35.29%) C++
6 6 (35.29%) Banking
6 6 (35.29%) SDLC
7 5 (29.41%) Java 8
7 5 (29.41%) TDD
8 4 (23.53%) Ruby
8 4 (23.53%) C#
8 4 (23.53%) Wealth Management
8 4 (23.53%) Hadoop
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
9 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (17.65%) Analytics
9 3 (17.65%) BDD
9 3 (17.65%) Apache Spark
9 3 (17.65%) React
9 3 (17.65%) Open Source
9 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
9 3 (17.65%) MongoDB

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 (17.65%) Apache Spark
2 2 (11.76%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) GitHub
2 2 (11.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.88%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (5.88%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Big Data
2 4 (23.53%) Hadoop
3 3 (17.65%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
3 3 (17.65%) MSDE
3 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
4 2 (11.76%) Apache Hive
4 2 (11.76%) Data Mining
4 2 (11.76%) HBase
4 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.88%) Data Lake
5 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.88%) IBM BigInsights
5 1 (5.88%) Impala
5 1 (5.88%) MySQL
5 1 (5.88%) Pentaho
5 1 (5.88%) Power BI
5 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) JIRA
2 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.88%) ERwin
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
4 2 (11.76%) Financial Institution
4 2 (11.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Analytics Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Angular Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Big Data Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Business Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Core Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Data Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Python Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Release Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) UI Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) AngularJS
2 3 (17.65%) React
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) Angular 2
3 2 (11.76%) CSS
3 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) Spring
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) J2EE
4 1 (5.88%) Kafka
4 1 (5.88%) REST
4 1 (5.88%) Spring Boot
4 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (11.76%) Data Structures
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) AS400
3 1 (5.88%) Cloud Native
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Equities
3 1 (5.88%) Fixed Income
3 1 (5.88%) Internet of Things
3 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Unix
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
4 1 (5.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) DevOps
3 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (35.29%) SDLC
4 5 (29.41%) TDD
5 4 (23.53%) Wealth Management
6 3 (17.65%) Analytics
6 3 (17.65%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (17.65%) BDD
6 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (17.65%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (17.65%) OO
6 3 (17.65%) Open Source
6 3 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
6 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
6 3 (17.65%) Web Development
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (11.76%) Data Acquisition
7 2 (11.76%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Java
2 11 (64.71%) Python
3 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 6 (35.29%) C++
5 5 (29.41%) Java 8
6 4 (23.53%) C#
6 4 (23.53%) Ruby
7 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
7 2 (11.76%) C
7 2 (11.76%) Groovy
7 2 (11.76%) Perl
7 2 (11.76%) SQL
8 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) GCP
2 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) HDFS
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
1 1 (5.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Perforce
2 2 (11.76%) Cloudera
2 2 (11.76%) IBM
2 2 (11.76%) Splunk
2 2 (11.76%) Tableau
3 1 (5.88%) Cognos
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Sybase