Period
to 28 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 28 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
North West > Manchester
6 months to
28 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 134 156 218
Rank change year-on-year +22 +62 -48
Permanent jobs citing Scala 89 31 55
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.88% 0.94% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.67% 1.56% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 65 30 52
10th Percentile " £42,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £51,250 £50,938 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -7.69% +23.81%
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £78,000 £73,750
North West median annual salary £61,500 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% -7.69% +18.18%

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 Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,427 1,981 3,367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 51.38% 59.83% 51.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,972 1,717 2,635
10th Percentile £32,525 £33,650 £28,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £67,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Scala in Manchester

Scala
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Scala in Manchester

Scala
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scala in Manchester over the 6 months to 28 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Scala in Manchester

Scala
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 28 July 2021. 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
Salford - 10 - - 1
Scala
North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2021, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Scala.

1 80 (89.89%) AWS
2 76 (85.39%) Java
3 70 (78.65%) Software Engineering
4 67 (75.28%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (75.28%) JavaScript
5 66 (74.16%) React
6 65 (73.03%) Python
6 65 (73.03%) DevOps
7 56 (62.92%) Azure
7 56 (62.92%) GCP
8 53 (59.55%) Docker
9 51 (57.30%) Kubernetes
10 49 (55.06%) Terraform
11 48 (53.93%) Go
11 48 (53.93%) C#
12 47 (52.81%) C++
12 47 (52.81%) OOP
12 47 (52.81%) AWS CloudFormation
13 45 (50.56%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
13 45 (50.56%) Vue.js
13 45 (50.56%) SOLID
13 45 (50.56%) AngularJS
14 44 (49.44%) Kotlin
15 43 (48.31%) TDD
16 26 (29.21%) Unit Testing
17 25 (28.09%) Ruby
18 24 (26.97%) OO
19 23 (25.84%) Node.js
20 22 (24.72%) Git (software)
20 22 (24.72%) Microservices

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 8 (8.99%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.37%) Apache Airflow
3 2 (2.25%) Apache
3 2 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.12%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 80 (89.89%) AWS
2 56 (62.92%) Azure
2 56 (62.92%) GCP
3 47 (52.81%) AWS CloudFormation
4 18 (20.22%) GitHub
5 3 (3.37%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (3.37%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (3.37%) Azure Data Factory
5 3 (3.37%) Google Data Studio
6 2 (2.25%) Azure Machine Learning
6 2 (2.25%) Azure Stack
6 2 (2.25%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 2 (2.25%) Power Platform
6 2 (2.25%) SaaS
7 1 (1.12%) Matillion
7 1 (1.12%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.60%) MongoDB
1 21 (23.60%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (21.35%) Redis
3 8 (8.99%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (5.62%) Big Data
4 5 (5.62%) Neo4j
5 4 (4.49%) Amazon Redshift
5 4 (4.49%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.37%) Amazon Athena
6 3 (3.37%) Looker
7 2 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.25%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.25%) Data Lake
7 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.25%) Power BI
7 2 (2.25%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (24.72%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.49%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.37%) Spinnaker
4 1 (1.12%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.12%) JIRA
4 1 (1.12%) Maven
4 1 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.12%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (7.87%) Social Skills
2 5 (5.62%) Finance
3 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.25%) Electronics
4 2 (2.25%) Games
4 2 (2.25%) Marketing
4 2 (2.25%) Retail
5 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 43 (48.31%) Software Engineer
2 21 (23.60%) Technical Leader
3 14 (15.73%) Data Engineer
4 7 (7.87%) Architect
5 6 (6.74%) Principal Engineer
5 6 (6.74%) Principal Software Engineer
5 6 (6.74%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (6.74%) Web Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) AWS Architect
7 4 (4.49%) Data Architect
7 4 (4.49%) Scala Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) Developer
9 2 (2.25%) Applications Engineer
9 2 (2.25%) AWS Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.25%) Azure Engineer
9 2 (2.25%) Java Developer
9 2 (2.25%) Senior Scala Engineer
9 2 (2.25%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (1.12%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (74.16%) React
2 45 (50.56%) AngularJS
2 45 (50.56%) Vue.js
3 23 (25.84%) Node.js
4 21 (23.60%) Web Services
5 6 (6.74%) Kafka
5 6 (6.74%) Velocity
6 3 (3.37%) PySpark
6 3 (3.37%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (3.37%) Spring
7 2 (2.25%) Akka
7 2 (2.25%) Next.js
7 2 (2.25%) Play Framework
7 2 (2.25%) REST
7 2 (2.25%) RESTful
7 2 (2.25%) Spring Boot
8 1 (1.12%) Apache Avro
8 1 (1.12%) CSS
8 1 (1.12%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.22%) BBC
2 3 (3.37%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.25%) Blog
3 2 (2.25%) FMCG
3 2 (2.25%) iPad
4 1 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.12%) Industry 4.0
4 1 (1.12%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.12%) Life Science
4 1 (1.12%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.74%) Android
1 6 (6.74%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.37%) Linux
3 2 (2.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (78.65%) Software Engineering
2 67 (75.28%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (73.03%) DevOps
4 47 (52.81%) OOP
5 45 (50.56%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 45 (50.56%) SOLID
6 43 (48.31%) TDD
7 26 (29.21%) Unit Testing
8 24 (26.97%) OO
9 22 (24.72%) Microservices
10 20 (22.47%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (16.85%) Mentoring
12 14 (15.73%) BDD
13 13 (14.61%) ETL
13 13 (14.61%) High Availability
14 12 (13.48%) Test Automation
15 9 (10.11%) Data Engineering
16 8 (8.99%) Continuous Delivery
16 8 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
16 8 (8.99%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 76 (85.39%) Java
2 67 (75.28%) JavaScript
3 65 (73.03%) Python
4 48 (53.93%) C#
4 48 (53.93%) Go
5 47 (52.81%) C++
6 44 (49.44%) Kotlin
7 25 (28.09%) Ruby
8 20 (22.47%) TypeScript
9 13 (14.61%) SQL
10 6 (6.74%) C
11 4 (4.49%) R
12 2 (2.25%) Java 11
12 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.12%) Clojure
13 1 (1.12%) Erlang
13 1 (1.12%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 4 (4.49%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 53 (59.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 51 (57.30%) Kubernetes
2 49 (55.06%) Terraform
3 3 (3.37%) Ansible
4 2 (2.25%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (4.49%) Databricks
1 4 (4.49%) Google
2 3 (3.37%) Cloudera
2 3 (3.37%) Hortonworks
2 3 (3.37%) Informatica
3 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.12%) StreamSets