Period
to 5 August 2020

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 5 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
North West > Manchester
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 150 210 180
Rank change year-on-year +60 -30 +57
Permanent jobs citing Scala 28 54 108
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.87% 0.83% 1.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.45% 1.60% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 29 56 93
Median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +23.81% +31.25%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £78,500 £73,750 £67,500
North West median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18% +37.50%

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 1,934 3,366 4,357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 60.16% 51.76% 60.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,675 2,602 3,711
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

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 5 August 2020.

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 5 August 2020. 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
Stockport - 1 £35,000 -
Scala
North West

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, 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 17 (60.71%) Python
2 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (50.00%) AWS
3 13 (46.43%) Java
3 13 (46.43%) DevOps
3 13 (46.43%) Mentoring
4 11 (39.29%) E-Commerce
5 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (35.71%) TDD
5 10 (35.71%) Apache
5 10 (35.71%) NoSQL
5 10 (35.71%) Microservices
6 9 (32.14%) Go
6 9 (32.14%) BDD
6 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
6 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
7 8 (28.57%) Linux
7 8 (28.57%) HTML
7 8 (28.57%) CSS
7 8 (28.57%) Kubernetes
8 7 (25.00%) Technical Leadership
8 7 (25.00%) Azure
8 7 (25.00%) Node.js
9 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
9 6 (21.43%) Haskell
9 6 (21.43%) Erlang
9 6 (21.43%) Groovy
9 6 (21.43%) F#
9 6 (21.43%) Web Services
9 6 (21.43%) PHP

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 10 (35.71%) Apache
2 5 (17.86%) Apache Spark
3 3 (10.71%) nginx
4 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 14 (50.00%) AWS
2 7 (25.00%) Azure
3 3 (10.71%) GCP
4 2 (7.14%) SaaS
5 1 (3.57%) Amazon Cognito
5 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
5 1 (3.57%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (3.57%) CloudFront
5 1 (3.57%) Power Platform
5 1 (3.57%) Route 53
5 1 (3.57%) Serverless
5 1 (3.57%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) HTTP
1 5 (17.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) NoSQL
2 5 (17.86%) RDBMS
2 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.71%) Hadoop
3 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
4 2 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (3.57%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.57%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (3.57%) Blockchain
5 1 (3.57%) Data Lake
5 1 (3.57%) Impala
5 1 (3.57%) Power BI
5 1 (3.57%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
2 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.71%) Mercurial
3 3 (10.71%) Subversion
4 2 (7.14%) GitLab
5 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.57%) Gatling
5 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.57%) JIRA
5 1 (3.57%) JMeter
5 1 (3.57%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.57%) Maven
5 1 (3.57%) Protractor
5 1 (3.57%) Robot Framework
5 1 (3.57%) Selenium
5 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.57%) TestComplete
5 1 (3.57%) The Grinder
5 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.57%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (21.43%) Games
2 5 (17.86%) Banking
2 5 (17.86%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Software Team Leader
2 6 (21.43%) Team Leader
3 5 (17.86%) Development Team Leader
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Software Development Team Leader
4 4 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Scala Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Scala Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Data Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) UI Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Java Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Lead Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) CSS
1 8 (28.57%) HTML
2 7 (25.00%) Node.js
3 6 (21.43%) Web Services
4 5 (17.86%) Ajax
4 5 (17.86%) Apache Flex
4 5 (17.86%) JSON
4 5 (17.86%) RESTful
4 5 (17.86%) Servlets
4 5 (17.86%) Spring
4 5 (17.86%) Spring Boot
5 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
5 3 (10.71%) Backbone.js
5 3 (10.71%) CSS3
5 3 (10.71%) Ember.js
5 3 (10.71%) HTML5
5 3 (10.71%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (10.71%) Play Framework
5 3 (10.71%) React
5 3 (10.71%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Online Games
1 5 (17.86%) Wiki
2 4 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 3 (10.71%) Data Structures
3 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
4 2 (7.14%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) DevOps
1 13 (46.43%) Mentoring
2 11 (39.29%) E-Commerce
3 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) Microservices
3 10 (35.71%) TDD
4 9 (32.14%) BDD
4 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
5 7 (25.00%) Technical Leadership
6 6 (21.43%) Coaching
6 6 (21.43%) Functional Programming
6 6 (21.43%) Low Latency
7 5 (17.86%) Data Science
7 5 (17.86%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (17.86%) Pair Programming
7 5 (17.86%) Planning Poker
7 5 (17.86%) SOLID
8 4 (14.29%) OO
9 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) Python
2 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (46.43%) Java
4 9 (32.14%) Go
5 6 (21.43%) Erlang
5 6 (21.43%) F#
5 6 (21.43%) Groovy
5 6 (21.43%) Haskell
5 6 (21.43%) PHP
5 6 (21.43%) Ruby
5 6 (21.43%) SQL
6 5 (17.86%) C#
6 5 (17.86%) Java 8
7 3 (10.71%) Kotlin
8 2 (7.14%) R
9 1 (3.57%) Julia
9 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
9 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.57%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (3.57%) CA
2 1 (3.57%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (3.57%) Databricks
2 1 (3.57%) IBM
2 1 (3.57%) Micro Focus
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Parasoft
2 1 (3.57%) Tableau