Period
to 27 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 27 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > Midlands
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 267 198 225
Rank change year-on-year -69 +27 +57
Permanent jobs citing Scala 57 20 110
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.53% 0.43% 0.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.19% 0.80% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 40 14 103
10th Percentile £38,250 £37,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £51,250 £38,750 £44,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £50,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +23.76% -12.17% -23.33%
75th Percentile £82,188 £60,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £102,500 £78,550 £75,000
England median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +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 the Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,804 2,494 5,286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 44.70% 53.69% 46.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3,688 2,107 4,655
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £26,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,125 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.89% +7.06% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Scala in the Midlands

Scala
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Scala in the Midlands

Scala
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scala in the Midlands over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Scala in the Midlands

Scala
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 27 November 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
West Midlands -65 51 £62,500 +38.89% 17
East Midlands -68 6 £65,000 +28.71% 2
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Scala.

1 54 (94.74%) Java
2 33 (57.89%) AWS
3 32 (56.14%) Python
4 28 (49.12%) Social Skills
5 21 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 18 (31.58%) C#
7 18 (31.58%) GCP
8 17 (29.82%) OO
9 16 (28.07%) MongoDB
9 16 (28.07%) Mentoring
9 16 (28.07%) Go
10 14 (24.56%) Kafka
11 13 (22.81%) DevOps
11 13 (22.81%) TDD
12 12 (21.05%) OOP
12 12 (21.05%) Kotlin
13 11 (19.30%) AWS Lambda
13 11 (19.30%) Serverless
13 11 (19.30%) C++
13 11 (19.30%) Ruby
13 11 (19.30%) Google
14 10 (17.54%) SaaS
14 10 (17.54%) Test Automation
14 10 (17.54%) Microservices
14 10 (17.54%) Apache Spark
15 9 (15.79%) Coaching
15 9 (15.79%) Docker
15 9 (15.79%) Apple Swift
15 9 (15.79%) Kanban

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (17.54%) Apache Spark
2 3 (5.26%) Apache
3 2 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.51%) GemFire
4 1 (1.75%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 33 (57.89%) AWS
2 18 (31.58%) GCP
3 11 (19.30%) AWS Lambda
3 11 (19.30%) Serverless
4 10 (17.54%) SaaS
5 5 (8.77%) Azure
6 3 (5.26%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (3.51%) Amazon S3
7 2 (3.51%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (3.51%) Power Platform
8 1 (1.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.75%) Amazon EKS
8 1 (1.75%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.75%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 1 (1.75%) Azure Event Grid
8 1 (1.75%) Azure Functions
8 1 (1.75%) Azure Service Bus
8 1 (1.75%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 1 (1.75%) Google Data Studio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) HTTP
2 2 (3.51%) Internet
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.07%) MongoDB
2 6 (10.53%) Hadoop
3 4 (7.02%) Big Data
3 4 (7.02%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (5.26%) Data Lake
5 2 (3.51%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (3.51%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.51%) DB2
5 2 (3.51%) Electronic Patient Records
5 2 (3.51%) Impala
5 2 (3.51%) Neo4j
5 2 (3.51%) Power BI
5 2 (3.51%) Tableau
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.75%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.75%) HBase
6 1 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
1 4 (7.02%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.26%) Selenium
3 2 (3.51%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.51%) Gatling
3 2 (3.51%) REST Assured
4 1 (1.75%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.75%) JIRA
4 1 (1.75%) JUnit
4 1 (1.75%) kappa
4 1 (1.75%) Spinnaker
4 1 (1.75%) TestNG
General
1 28 (49.12%) Social Skills
2 8 (14.04%) Finance
3 4 (7.02%) Front Office
3 4 (7.02%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 3 (5.26%) Retail
5 2 (3.51%) Publishing
6 1 (1.75%) Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (49.12%) Developer
2 8 (14.04%) Salesforce Developer
3 7 (12.28%) Senior Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Data Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Backend Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Java Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (5.26%) React Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Data Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Digital Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Head of Development
8 2 (3.51%) Head of Software Development
8 2 (3.51%) QA Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.56%) Kafka
2 9 (15.79%) .NET
2 9 (15.79%) CSS
3 8 (14.04%) HTML
3 8 (14.04%) Web Services
4 6 (10.53%) Django
4 6 (10.53%) Flask
5 5 (8.77%) REST
6 4 (7.02%) AngularJS
7 3 (5.26%) HTML5
7 3 (5.26%) Play Framework
7 3 (5.26%) React
7 3 (5.26%) React Native
7 3 (5.26%) SOAP
8 2 (3.51%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (3.51%) Gherkin
8 2 (3.51%) GraphQL
8 2 (3.51%) Hibernate
8 2 (3.51%) RESTful
9 1 (1.75%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Data Structures
2 4 (7.02%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.51%) User Experience
5 1 (1.75%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.75%) Derivative
5 1 (1.75%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.75%) Equities
5 1 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.75%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (1.75%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.75%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Unix
2 3 (5.26%) Android
2 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.82%) OO
3 16 (28.07%) Mentoring
4 13 (22.81%) DevOps
4 13 (22.81%) TDD
5 12 (21.05%) OOP
6 10 (17.54%) Microservices
6 10 (17.54%) Test Automation
7 9 (15.79%) Coaching
7 9 (15.79%) Kanban
8 8 (14.04%) BDD
8 8 (14.04%) SDLC
8 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
9 7 (12.28%) Functional Programming
9 7 (12.28%) Technical Leadership
10 6 (10.53%) Analytics
10 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
10 6 (10.53%) CRM
10 6 (10.53%) Data Architecture
10 6 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 54 (94.74%) Java
2 32 (56.14%) Python
3 19 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 18 (31.58%) C#
5 16 (28.07%) Go
6 12 (21.05%) Kotlin
7 11 (19.30%) C++
7 11 (19.30%) Ruby
8 9 (15.79%) Apple Swift
8 9 (15.79%) Objective-C
9 8 (14.04%) PHP
9 8 (14.04%) SQL
10 7 (12.28%) R
11 6 (10.53%) Dart
11 6 (10.53%) MATLAB
11 6 (10.53%) Pascal
11 6 (10.53%) Perl
11 6 (10.53%) VB.NET
12 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
12 2 (3.51%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (1.75%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.75%) CCSP
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.75%) CISSP
3 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) Accessibility
System Software
1 9 (15.79%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.75%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.51%) Ansible
2 2 (3.51%) Terraform
3 1 (1.75%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.75%) Puppet
3 1 (1.75%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Google
2 8 (14.04%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.26%) Databricks
5 2 (3.51%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.51%) Sybase
5 2 (3.51%) Talend
6 1 (1.75%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.75%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle
6 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow