The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Scala skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
South East / Kent
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 82 -
Permanent jobs citing Scala 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent - 0.32% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £58,500 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +2.85%  

Scala is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 358 482 665
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 54.24% 50.84% 61.46%
Number of salaries quoted 316 430 591
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Scala as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Scala in Kent

Scala
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scala in Kent.

Salary trend for Scala in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for Scala.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA