Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 112 153
Rank change year-on-year -33 +41 -16
Permanent jobs citing Scala 16 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.71% 0.91% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.13% 1.48% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 6
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -9.57%
10th Percentile £44,375 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,375 £56,250 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £49,750 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -0.50% -9.09% +22.22%

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 1,416 1,151 1,538
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 62.77% 61.85% 57.24%
Number of salaries quoted 972 674 894
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £29,825 £28,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £58,750 £57,350
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -

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

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) Linux
3 8 (50.00%) TDD
4 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 5 (31.25%) Finance
5 5 (31.25%) Banking
5 5 (31.25%) Spring
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle
5 5 (31.25%) Unix
5 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
6 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (25.00%) BDD
6 4 (25.00%) Big Data
6 4 (25.00%) Python
6 4 (25.00%) Selenium
6 4 (25.00%) Pair Programming
6 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (25.00%) Apache Spark
7 3 (18.75%) InterSystems Cache
7 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
7 3 (18.75%) .NET
7 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
7 3 (18.75%) C#
7 3 (18.75%) GemFire
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
7 3 (18.75%) Software Architecture
7 3 (18.75%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (18.75%) Visualisation

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 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (18.75%) GemFire
3 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (6.25%) JBoss
3 1 (6.25%) Jetty
3 1 (6.25%) nginx
3 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
3 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) Tornado
3 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
2 4 (25.00%) Big Data
3 3 (18.75%) InterSystems Cache
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
4 2 (12.50%) Apache Hive
4 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
4 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (12.50%) MySQL
4 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.25%) Couchbase
5 1 (6.25%) HBase
5 1 (6.25%) Impala
5 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
5 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 1 (6.25%) PowerCenter
5 1 (6.25%) Redis
5 1 (6.25%) Riak
5 1 (6.25%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Selenium
2 3 (18.75%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.25%) FitNesse
3 1 (6.25%) Gatling
3 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) JMeter
3 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) The Grinder
3 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (31.25%) Banking
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Law
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Scala Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Data Scientist
5 2 (12.50%) Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Big Data Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Data Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Data Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Informatica Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Spring
2 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
4 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (12.50%) Bokeh
4 2 (12.50%) JMS
4 2 (12.50%) Kafka
4 2 (12.50%) PySpark
4 2 (12.50%) SparkR
5 1 (6.25%) Flask
5 1 (6.25%) JPA
5 1 (6.25%) JSON
5 1 (6.25%) Lambda Expressions
5 1 (6.25%) Node.js
5 1 (6.25%) Pandas
5 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (6.25%) REST
5 1 (6.25%) Scalaz
5 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
1 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) BDD
3 4 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (18.75%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (18.75%) Software Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Data Management
5 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) Data Science
5 2 (12.50%) Kanban
5 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 2 (12.50%) MapReduce
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Conflict Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
5 2 (12.50%) HiveQL
5 2 (12.50%) R
6 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.25%) Clojure
6 1 (6.25%) Erlang
6 1 (6.25%) F#
6 1 (6.25%) Haskell
6 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
6 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
1 1 (6.25%) HDFS
1 1 (6.25%) VirtualBox
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
1 1 (6.25%) Cobbler
1 1 (6.25%) HAProxy
1 1 (6.25%) logstash
1 1 (6.25%) Oozie
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Cloudera
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Informatica
2 1 (6.25%) Splunk
2 1 (6.25%) Tableau
2 1 (6.25%) TIBCO
2 1 (6.25%) VMware