Period
to 10 August 2020

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

Scala
England > Midlands
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 193 236 277
Rank change year-on-year +43 +41 +31
Permanent jobs citing Scala 33 103 102
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.66% 0.87% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.31% 1.77% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 33 92 73
Median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.17% +31.15%
10th Percentile £38,350 £38,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £81,250 £82,900
England median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +3.70%

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 2,510 5,822 7,063
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 50.12% 49.16% 49.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2,115 4,805 5,988
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 10 August 2020.

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 10 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
East Midlands +35 24 £73,750 +28.26% 7
West Midlands +71 9 £50,000 -21.57% 6
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 10 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Scala.

1 30 (90.91%) Java
2 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (51.52%) Hadoop
3 17 (51.52%) Apache Spark
4 16 (48.48%) Big Data
5 15 (45.45%) Software Engineering
6 14 (42.42%) HBase
6 14 (42.42%) HDFS
7 13 (39.39%) Kafka
7 13 (39.39%) Degree
8 12 (36.36%) DevOps
8 12 (36.36%) Technical Leadership
9 11 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (33.33%) Data Analysis
9 11 (33.33%) Scrum
10 10 (30.30%) FTP
10 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
10 10 (30.30%) AWS
10 10 (30.30%) Computer Science Degree
11 9 (27.27%) Master's Degree
11 9 (27.27%) Data Development
11 9 (27.27%) Kibana
11 9 (27.27%) NoSQL
11 9 (27.27%) Python
11 9 (27.27%) IBM
11 9 (27.27%) CMS
11 9 (27.27%) Content Management
12 7 (21.21%) Finance
13 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
13 6 (18.18%) SQL

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 17 (51.52%) Apache Spark
2 9 (27.27%) CMS
3 5 (15.15%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.03%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) AWS
2 4 (12.12%) SaaS
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (6.06%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (51.52%) Hadoop
2 16 (48.48%) Big Data
3 14 (42.42%) HBase
4 9 (27.27%) NoSQL
5 6 (18.18%) MongoDB
6 5 (15.15%) Apache Hive
6 5 (15.15%) Impala
6 5 (15.15%) Redis
6 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
7 4 (12.12%) MySQL
7 4 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (6.06%) Amazon Athena
8 2 (6.06%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (6.06%) Data Lake
8 2 (6.06%) DB2
9 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
9 1 (3.03%) Riak
9 1 (3.03%) Spark SQL
9 1 (3.03%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Capybara
1 4 (12.12%) minitest
1 4 (12.12%) RSpec
1 4 (12.12%) Selenium
2 1 (3.03%) Gatling
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) REST Assured
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Law
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) Architect
2 9 (27.27%) Big Data Architect
2 9 (27.27%) Data Architect
2 9 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Ruby Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Lead Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Lead Java Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Software Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Applications Developer
6 3 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Big Data Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Data Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Java Applications Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Java Mobile Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Analytics Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) Kafka
2 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
2 5 (15.15%) Ext JS
2 5 (15.15%) Node.js
2 5 (15.15%) REST
3 4 (12.12%) CSS
3 4 (12.12%) CSS3
3 4 (12.12%) HTML
3 4 (12.12%) HTML5
3 4 (12.12%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (12.12%) Spring
4 3 (9.09%) JavaFX
4 3 (9.09%) Play Framework
4 3 (9.09%) Spring MVC
5 2 (6.06%) .NET
5 2 (6.06%) D3.js
5 2 (6.06%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (6.06%) J2EE
6 1 (3.03%) JSON
6 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (9.09%) Mobile Banking
1 3 (9.09%) Public Cloud
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.03%) AS400
3 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.03%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.03%) Grid Computing
3 1 (3.03%) iSeries
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 12 (36.36%) DevOps
3 12 (36.36%) Technical Leadership
4 11 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 11 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (33.33%) Scrum
5 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
6 9 (27.27%) Content Management
6 9 (27.27%) Data Development
7 6 (18.18%) Analytics
8 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (12.12%) Functional Programming
8 4 (12.12%) MapReduce
8 4 (12.12%) TDD
8 4 (12.12%) Visualisation
9 3 (9.09%) MVC
9 3 (9.09%) OO
9 3 (9.09%) Open Source
9 3 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (90.91%) Java
2 9 (27.27%) Python
3 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.18%) SQL
4 5 (15.15%) Ruby
5 3 (9.09%) C#
5 3 (9.09%) Erlang
5 3 (9.09%) Go
5 3 (9.09%) Haskell
6 1 (3.03%) C
6 1 (3.03%) Clojure
6 1 (3.03%) F#
6 1 (3.03%) RPG
6 1 (3.03%) RPG III
6 1 (3.03%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) Degree
2 10 (30.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (27.27%) Master's Degree
4 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.06%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.03%) QA
1 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (42.42%) HDFS
2 1 (3.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) Kibana
2 3 (9.09%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (9.09%) Kubernetes
3 2 (6.06%) Mesos
4 1 (3.03%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) IBM
2 3 (9.09%) Apple
2 3 (9.09%) Cloudera
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Ab Initio
4 1 (3.03%) IFS
4 1 (3.03%) Informatica
4 1 (3.03%) InterSystems
4 1 (3.03%) Talend
4 1 (3.03%) Teradata