Period
to 23 February 2018

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

Scala
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 207 227
Rank change year-on-year +12 +20 +39
Permanent jobs citing Scala 89 91 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.22% 1.19% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.04% 1.99% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 78 85 41
Manchester median annual salary £54,750 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.78% +15.00% -
10th Percentile £35,500 £38,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,000 £80,000
North West median annual salary £55,000 £56,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% +12.50% -11.11%

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 4,358 4,580 3,531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 59.55% 59.98% 50.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3,733 3,996 3,058
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,750 £26,175
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Scala in Manchester

Scala
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Scala in Manchester

Scala
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Scala in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Scala.

1 68 (76.40%) Java
2 52 (58.43%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (51.69%) TDD
3 46 (51.69%) Python
4 35 (39.33%) Spring
4 35 (39.33%) Scrum
5 32 (35.96%) SQL
6 30 (33.71%) JavaScript
7 28 (31.46%) Big Data
8 27 (30.34%) Software Engineering
8 27 (30.34%) MySQL
9 26 (29.21%) NoSQL
10 25 (28.09%) BDD
11 24 (26.97%) MongoDB
12 23 (25.84%) Microservices
12 23 (25.84%) Web Services
13 22 (24.72%) CSS
13 22 (24.72%) Kanban
14 21 (23.60%) Groovy
14 21 (23.60%) Ruby
15 19 (21.35%) Hibernate
15 19 (21.35%) HTML
16 18 (20.22%) Linux
16 18 (20.22%) REST
17 17 (19.10%) Akka
17 17 (19.10%) Play Framework
17 17 (19.10%) J2EE
17 17 (19.10%) Oracle
17 17 (19.10%) Greenfield Project
18 16 (17.98%) Data Science

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 14 (15.73%) Apache
1 14 (15.73%) Apache Spark
2 11 (12.36%) Tomcat
3 10 (11.24%) Apache Solr
3 10 (11.24%) JBoss
4 4 (4.49%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.37%) SAS
5 3 (3.37%) Tornado
6 1 (1.12%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (1.12%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.12%) IIS
6 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.98%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.99%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (3.37%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.25%) SaaS
5 1 (1.12%) BlazeMeter
5 1 (1.12%) GitHub
5 1 (1.12%) Loggly
5 1 (1.12%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.73%) HTTP
2 1 (1.12%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (31.46%) Big Data
2 27 (30.34%) MySQL
3 26 (29.21%) NoSQL
4 24 (26.97%) MongoDB
5 16 (17.98%) SQL Server
6 15 (16.85%) Hadoop
6 15 (16.85%) Relational Database
7 6 (6.74%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (6.74%) Riak
8 4 (4.49%) CouchDB
8 4 (4.49%) Neo4j
9 3 (3.37%) Data Mining
9 3 (3.37%) Redis
10 2 (2.25%) Apache Hive
10 2 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.12%) Couchbase
11 1 (1.12%) DB2
11 1 (1.12%) HBase
11 1 (1.12%) Impala
11 1 (1.12%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 10 (11.24%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.11%) Mockito
3 6 (6.74%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.37%) Gradle
4 3 (3.37%) Selenium
5 2 (2.25%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.25%) JIRA
5 2 (2.25%) JUnit
5 2 (2.25%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.25%) Xcode
6 1 (1.12%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.12%) Grunt
6 1 (1.12%) MSI
6 1 (1.12%) NuGet
6 1 (1.12%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.12%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.12%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.12%) WiX
6 1 (1.12%) Zephyr
General
1 12 (13.48%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Legal
3 6 (6.74%) Retail
4 4 (4.49%) Automotive
5 3 (3.37%) Banking
5 3 (3.37%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.12%) Back Office
6 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (51.69%) Developer
2 29 (32.58%) Java Developer
3 18 (20.22%) Senior Developer
4 14 (15.73%) Software Engineer
5 11 (12.36%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (11.24%) Scala Developer
7 8 (8.99%) Java Scala Developer
7 8 (8.99%) Software Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Java Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (5.62%) Data Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Data Scientist
9 5 (5.62%) Java Software Engineer
10 4 (4.49%) Junior
11 3 (3.37%) Big Data Engineer
11 3 (3.37%) Head of Data Science
11 3 (3.37%) Junior Software Engineer
11 3 (3.37%) Senior Java Engineer
11 3 (3.37%) Senior Software Engineer
12 2 (2.25%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (39.33%) Spring
2 23 (25.84%) Web Services
3 22 (24.72%) CSS
4 19 (21.35%) Hibernate
4 19 (21.35%) HTML
5 18 (20.22%) REST
6 17 (19.10%) Akka
6 17 (19.10%) J2EE
6 17 (19.10%) Play Framework
7 16 (17.98%) AngularJS
8 15 (16.85%) SOAP
9 14 (15.73%) Apache Wicket
9 14 (15.73%) RabbitMQ
10 7 (7.87%) RESTful
11 6 (6.74%) Kafka
11 6 (6.74%) Node.js
11 6 (6.74%) Spring Boot
12 5 (5.62%) .NET
12 5 (5.62%) CSS3
12 5 (5.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.10%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (7.87%) Algorithms
3 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.49%) Data Structures
3 4 (4.49%) User Experience
3 4 (4.49%) Wiki
4 3 (3.37%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.37%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (3.37%) Online Banking
5 2 (2.25%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.12%) Fintech
6 1 (1.12%) iPad
6 1 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.12%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.22%) Linux
2 3 (3.37%) Android
2 3 (3.37%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.25%) Unix
3 2 (2.25%) Windows
4 1 (1.12%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (58.43%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (51.69%) TDD
3 35 (39.33%) Scrum
4 27 (30.34%) Software Engineering
5 25 (28.09%) BDD
6 23 (25.84%) Microservices
7 22 (24.72%) Kanban
8 16 (17.98%) Data Science
9 15 (16.85%) DevOps
10 14 (15.73%) Analytics
11 12 (13.48%) Pair Programming
12 11 (12.36%) Mentoring
13 10 (11.24%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (11.24%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (11.24%) Machine Learning
14 9 (10.11%) Functional Programming
15 7 (7.87%) Low Latency
16 6 (6.74%) Continuous Delivery
16 6 (6.74%) Open Source
17 5 (5.62%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 68 (76.40%) Java
2 46 (51.69%) Python
3 32 (35.96%) SQL
4 30 (33.71%) JavaScript
5 21 (23.60%) Groovy
5 21 (23.60%) Ruby
6 10 (11.24%) R
7 9 (10.11%) Go
8 8 (8.99%) F#
8 8 (8.99%) Haskell
9 5 (5.62%) Clojure
9 5 (5.62%) Erlang
10 4 (4.49%) C#
10 4 (4.49%) C++
10 4 (4.49%) Elixir
10 4 (4.49%) HiveQL
10 4 (4.49%) Kotlin
11 3 (3.37%) Bash Shell
11 3 (3.37%) C
11 3 (3.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (5.62%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.12%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) GCP
2 2 (2.25%) QA
System Software
1 12 (13.48%) Docker
2 5 (5.62%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) Ansible
1 3 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.37%) Puppet
2 2 (2.25%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.12%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.12%) Nagios
3 1 (1.12%) Prometheus
3 1 (1.12%) Salt
3 1 (1.12%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (19.10%) Oracle
2 5 (5.62%) Google
3 2 (2.25%) Cloudera
3 2 (2.25%) IBM
4 1 (1.12%) Apple
4 1 (1.12%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.12%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.12%) MapR
4 1 (1.12%) New Relic
4 1 (1.12%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.12%) Splunk
4 1 (1.12%) TIBCO