Period
to 17 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > London
6 months to
17 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 153 134 138
Rank change year-on-year -19 +4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Scala 1,237 557 1,262
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.47% 2.39% 2.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.18% 3.93% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 748 461 1,077
10th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £53,450
25th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £63,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -
75th Percentile £111,563 £95,000 £91,250
90th Percentile £136,250 £112,000 £110,000
England median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% -

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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 29,566 14,181 28,984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 59.15% 60.77% 56.57%
Number of salaries quoted 18,940 12,323 24,335
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £105,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Scala as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Scala in London

Scala
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scala in London.

Salary trend for Scala in London

Scala
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scala in London over the 6 months to 17 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Scala in London

Scala
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the London region over the 6 months to 17 January 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +15 212 £82,500 +10.00% 50
West London -37 38 £67,500 -27.42% 19
South London -5 20 £65,000 -10.34% 3
North London - 4 £150,000 - 1
East London -36 3 £115,000 +64.29% 7
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for Scala.

1 923 (74.62%) Java
2 745 (60.23%) Python
3 659 (53.27%) AWS
4 606 (48.99%) Agile Software Development
5 489 (39.53%) Software Engineering
6 424 (34.28%) DevOps
6 424 (34.28%) Kubernetes
7 393 (31.77%) SQL
8 386 (31.20%) Finance
9 377 (30.48%) Kafka
10 376 (30.40%) Apache Spark
11 370 (29.91%) Docker
12 362 (29.26%) Analytics
13 275 (22.23%) GCP
14 263 (21.26%) React
15 256 (20.70%) JavaScript
16 254 (20.53%) Big Data
17 253 (20.45%) Azure
18 249 (20.13%) Data Science
19 245 (19.81%) Kotlin
20 242 (19.56%) Social Skills
21 237 (19.16%) TDD
22 235 (19.00%) Microservices
23 201 (16.25%) C#
24 195 (15.76%) Test Automation
25 188 (15.20%) Full Stack Development
26 185 (14.96%) Serverless
27 183 (14.79%) Data Engineering
28 182 (14.71%) Amazon S3
29 179 (14.47%) Go

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 376 (30.40%) Apache Spark
2 145 (11.72%) Apache
3 64 (5.17%) Apache Airflow
4 43 (3.48%) Elasticsearch
5 19 (1.54%) Luigi
6 16 (1.29%) Confluence
7 12 (0.97%) Apache Pulsar
8 11 (0.89%) CMS
9 9 (0.73%) Jetty
9 9 (0.73%) nginx
10 8 (0.65%) Umbraco
11 7 (0.57%) Apache Pig
12 5 (0.40%) Tornado
13 4 (0.32%) Headless CMS
14 3 (0.24%) CICS
14 3 (0.24%) IIS
14 3 (0.24%) Jupyter
14 3 (0.24%) MQSeries
14 3 (0.24%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.16%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (1.62%) InVision
1 20 (1.62%) Sketch
2 4 (0.32%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.081%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.081%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.081%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.32%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.081%) R3 Corda
2 1 (0.081%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 659 (53.27%) AWS
2 275 (22.23%) GCP
3 253 (20.45%) Azure
4 185 (14.96%) Serverless
5 182 (14.71%) Amazon S3
6 122 (9.86%) GitHub
7 121 (9.78%) AWS Lambda
8 117 (9.46%) Amazon EC2
9 98 (7.92%) Amazon EMR
10 77 (6.22%) Snowflake
11 58 (4.69%) Amazon Kinesis
12 40 (3.23%) Azure Data Factory
13 31 (2.51%) AWS CloudFormation
14 30 (2.43%) OpenShift
15 29 (2.34%) Matillion
16 28 (2.26%) Azure Cosmos DB
16 28 (2.26%) Power Platform
17 27 (2.18%) Azure Synapse Analytics
17 27 (2.18%) SaaS
18 25 (2.02%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 68 (5.50%) HTTP
2 21 (1.70%) Cisco IPT
3 13 (1.05%) Broadband
4 5 (0.40%) Network Security
5 4 (0.32%) Internet
5 4 (0.32%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.32%) WPA
6 3 (0.24%) SSH
7 2 (0.16%) Firewall
8 1 (0.081%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (20.53%) Big Data
2 178 (14.39%) Hadoop
3 143 (11.56%) NoSQL
4 137 (11.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 113 (9.14%) Data Warehouse
6 93 (7.52%) PostgreSQL
7 91 (7.36%) Data Lake
8 88 (7.11%) MongoDB
9 86 (6.95%) Flink
10 76 (6.14%) Amazon Redshift
11 74 (5.98%) Apache Ignite
12 64 (5.17%) Relational Database
13 62 (5.01%) Apache Hive
14 59 (4.77%) Blockchain
14 59 (4.77%) MySQL
15 56 (4.53%) BigQuery
16 54 (4.37%) Looker
17 51 (4.12%) Apache Cassandra
18 49 (3.96%) SQL Server
19 47 (3.80%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 161 (13.02%) Jenkins
2 124 (10.02%) Git (software)
3 44 (3.56%) Selenium
4 39 (3.15%) Cypress.io
4 39 (3.15%) GitLab
5 37 (2.99%) CircleCI
6 36 (2.91%) Spinnaker
7 32 (2.59%) JIRA
8 30 (2.43%) Gatling
9 29 (2.34%) JUnit
10 25 (2.02%) Bitbucket
11 21 (1.70%) JMeter
12 20 (1.62%) Cucumber
13 19 (1.54%) Gradle
14 17 (1.37%) Maven
15 16 (1.29%) PostCSS
16 13 (1.05%) Serenity BDD
17 11 (0.89%) Mockito
17 11 (0.89%) NUnit
17 11 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 386 (31.20%) Finance
2 242 (19.56%) Social Skills
3 113 (9.14%) Front Office
4 84 (6.79%) Games
5 77 (6.22%) Banking
6 67 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
7 55 (4.45%) Publishing
8 54 (4.37%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 50 (4.04%) Retail
10 42 (3.40%) Marketing
11 18 (1.46%) Financial Institution
12 17 (1.37%) Advertising
13 15 (1.21%) Aerospace
13 15 (1.21%) Investment Banking
14 13 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (0.81%) Digital Economy
15 10 (0.81%) Documentation Skills
15 10 (0.81%) Public Sector
16 9 (0.73%) Law
16 9 (0.73%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 402 (32.50%) Developer
2 308 (24.90%) Software Engineer
3 271 (21.91%) Data Engineer
4 114 (9.22%) Scala Developer
5 109 (8.81%) Senior Data Engineer
6 108 (8.73%) Python Engineer
7 104 (8.41%) Java Developer
8 96 (7.76%) Senior Software Engineer
9 84 (6.79%) Python Developer
10 82 (6.63%) AWS Engineer
11 81 (6.55%) Scala Engineer
12 80 (6.47%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 78 (6.31%) Python Software Engineer
14 77 (6.22%) Senior Developer
15 66 (5.34%) Cloud Engineer
16 64 (5.17%) Java Engineer
17 60 (4.85%) Software Developer
18 58 (4.69%) Principal Engineer
19 50 (4.04%) AWS Developer
20 45 (3.64%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 377 (30.48%) Kafka
2 263 (21.26%) React
3 124 (10.02%) AngularJS
4 118 (9.54%) .NET
5 102 (8.25%) Node.js
6 95 (7.68%) Spring
7 89 (7.19%) Vue.js
8 78 (6.31%) Akka
9 70 (5.66%) REST
10 65 (5.25%) Spring Boot
11 59 (4.77%) RESTful
12 55 (4.45%) RabbitMQ
13 54 (4.37%) Apache Beam
14 47 (3.80%) GraphQL
15 46 (3.72%) HTML
16 41 (3.31%) JSON
17 40 (3.23%) XML
18 38 (3.07%) CSS
19 36 (2.91%) HTML5
20 35 (2.83%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 125 (10.11%) Hedge funds
2 100 (8.08%) Equities
3 88 (7.11%) Fixed Income
4 86 (6.95%) Derivative
4 86 (6.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 85 (6.87%) Algorithms
6 71 (5.74%) Greenfield Project
7 59 (4.77%) Cloud Native
8 57 (4.61%) User Experience
9 55 (4.45%) Data Structures
10 36 (2.91%) Blog
11 25 (2.02%) Life Science
11 25 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
12 22 (1.78%) Mobile App
13 16 (1.29%) Public Cloud
14 14 (1.13%) Over-the-Top Content
14 14 (1.13%) Social Media
14 14 (1.13%) Virtual Team
15 13 (1.05%) Digital Media
16 12 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 122 (9.86%) Linux
2 83 (6.71%) Unix
3 27 (2.18%) Android
4 23 (1.86%) Windows
5 22 (1.78%) Apple iOS
6 10 (0.81%) Ubuntu
7 8 (0.65%) Kali Linux
7 8 (0.65%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.24%) DC/OS
9 2 (0.16%) VMS
10 1 (0.081%) CentOS
10 1 (0.081%) Mesosphere
10 1 (0.081%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.081%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.081%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.081%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 606 (48.99%) Agile Software Development
2 489 (39.53%) Software Engineering
3 424 (34.28%) DevOps
4 362 (29.26%) Analytics
5 249 (20.13%) Data Science
6 237 (19.16%) TDD
7 235 (19.00%) Microservices
8 195 (15.76%) Test Automation
9 188 (15.20%) Full Stack Development
10 183 (14.79%) Data Engineering
11 159 (12.85%) Continuous Integration
12 157 (12.69%) ETL
13 144 (11.64%) Machine Learning
14 130 (10.51%) Fintech
15 127 (10.27%) Mentoring
16 125 (10.11%) Data Pipeline
17 120 (9.70%) Computer Science
18 119 (9.62%) Scrum
19 115 (9.30%) SDLC
20 113 (9.14%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 923 (74.62%) Java
2 745 (60.23%) Python
3 393 (31.77%) SQL
4 256 (20.70%) JavaScript
5 245 (19.81%) Kotlin
6 201 (16.25%) C#
7 179 (14.47%) Go
8 178 (14.39%) TypeScript
9 117 (9.46%) Clojure
10 106 (8.57%) C++
11 102 (8.25%) Ruby
12 91 (7.36%) R
13 68 (5.50%) PHP
14 43 (3.48%) Bash
15 39 (3.15%) PowerShell
16 32 (2.59%) Shell Script
17 31 (2.51%) Apple Swift
17 31 (2.51%) C
18 30 (2.43%) MATLAB
18 30 (2.43%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 102 (8.25%) Degree
2 49 (3.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (2.59%) AWS Certification
3 32 (2.59%) Master's Degree
4 21 (1.70%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 21 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (1.70%) CISSP
5 16 (1.29%) PhD
5 16 (1.29%) SANS
6 10 (0.81%) Security Cleared
7 7 (0.57%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.24%) MCSA
8 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.16%) CCA
9 2 (0.16%) CCSP
10 1 (0.081%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (5.17%) QA
2 22 (1.78%) Data Quality
3 20 (1.62%) WCAG
4 10 (0.81%) GDPR
5 8 (0.65%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.57%) Accessibility
7 2 (0.16%) CDISC
7 2 (0.16%) HL7
7 2 (0.16%) PSD2
8 1 (0.081%) SLA
System Software
1 370 (29.91%) Docker
2 18 (1.46%) Apache Flume
2 18 (1.46%) HDFS
3 1 (0.081%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.081%) etcd
3 1 (0.081%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 424 (34.28%) Kubernetes
2 159 (12.85%) Terraform
3 36 (2.91%) Ansible
4 21 (1.70%) Oozie
5 19 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (1.29%) Grafana
7 15 (1.21%) Prometheus
8 14 (1.13%) Istio
9 9 (0.73%) Rancher
10 7 (0.57%) Control-M
11 5 (0.40%) Puppet
12 4 (0.32%) Consul
13 3 (0.24%) Apache Brooklyn
13 3 (0.24%) Hadoop YARN
13 3 (0.24%) Knative
13 3 (0.24%) Kubeflow
13 3 (0.24%) Marathon
13 3 (0.24%) Mesos
14 1 (0.081%) Capistrano
14 1 (0.081%) Icinga
Vendors
1 147 (11.88%) Google
2 80 (6.47%) Microsoft
3 65 (5.25%) Databricks
4 38 (3.07%) Cloudera
5 37 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
6 29 (2.34%) Oracle
7 27 (2.18%) Talend
8 19 (1.54%) Apple
9 15 (1.21%) Bloomberg
9 15 (1.21%) Hortonworks
10 13 (1.05%) BT
11 12 (0.97%) Cognizant
11 12 (0.97%) IBM
11 12 (0.97%) Xamarin
12 8 (0.65%) Reuters
13 7 (0.57%) Informatica
14 6 (0.49%) Avid
15 5 (0.40%) Alteryx
15 5 (0.40%) Foundry
16 4 (0.32%) Dell