Period
to 27 February 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 27 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > Midlands
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 214 263 305
Rank change year-on-year +49 +42 -14
Permanent jobs citing Scala 103 90 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.03% 0.74% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.22% 1.57% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 101 32 75
Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £53,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.15% -2.73% +34.15%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £38,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%

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 4,643 5,736 8,182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 46.55% 46.98% 53.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4,055 4,500 6,936
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,733 £60,000
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 percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Scala in the Midlands

Scala
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Scala in the Midlands

Scala
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in the Midlands over the 6 months to 27 February 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 27 February 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 +64 71 £72,500 +31.82% 5
West Midlands +10 32 £52,500 +40.00% 6
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 80 (77.67%) Java
2 68 (66.02%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (63.11%) Apache Spark
4 63 (61.17%) Big Data
5 60 (58.25%) Hadoop
6 58 (56.31%) Apache Hive
7 53 (51.46%) HBase
8 52 (50.49%) Impala
9 47 (45.63%) MapReduce
10 37 (35.92%) Python
11 29 (28.16%) Finance
12 27 (26.21%) AWS
13 26 (25.24%) Software Engineering
14 23 (22.33%) SQL
15 21 (20.39%) Test Automation
16 18 (17.48%) Degree
17 16 (15.53%) Analytics
18 15 (14.56%) Functional Programming
19 14 (13.59%) Data Science
20 13 (12.62%) Enterprise Software
20 13 (12.62%) DevOps
20 13 (12.62%) C#
20 13 (12.62%) Data Analysis
21 12 (11.65%) Predictive Analytics
21 12 (11.65%) J2EE
21 12 (11.65%) HDFS
21 12 (11.65%) AWS Certification
21 12 (11.65%) Performance Tuning
21 12 (11.65%) Relational Database
21 12 (11.65%) Public Cloud

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 65 (63.11%) Apache Spark
2 6 (5.83%) SAS
3 2 (1.94%) Apache
3 2 (1.94%) Confluence
3 2 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.97%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 27 (26.21%) AWS
2 6 (5.83%) Amazon SageMaker
2 6 (5.83%) Azure
2 6 (5.83%) GCP
3 5 (4.85%) IaaS
3 5 (4.85%) PaaS
4 4 (3.88%) SaaS
5 2 (1.94%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.94%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.94%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (1.94%) Power Platform
5 2 (1.94%) Serverless
6 1 (0.97%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.97%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.97%) AWS Fargate
6 1 (0.97%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.97%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (61.17%) Big Data
2 60 (58.25%) Hadoop
3 58 (56.31%) Apache Hive
4 53 (51.46%) HBase
5 52 (50.49%) Impala
6 12 (11.65%) Relational Database
7 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
8 5 (4.85%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (4.85%) MySQL
9 3 (2.91%) Data Lake
9 3 (2.91%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.94%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.94%) Flink
10 2 (1.94%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.94%) Power BI
10 2 (1.94%) Spark SQL
10 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (8.74%) Jenkins
2 8 (7.77%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (5.83%) Cucumber
3 6 (5.83%) GitLab
3 6 (5.83%) Gradle
3 6 (5.83%) Selenium
4 2 (1.94%) JIRA
5 1 (0.97%) Ant
5 1 (0.97%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.97%) Cypress.io
5 1 (0.97%) Gatling
5 1 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.97%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.97%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (28.16%) Finance
2 6 (5.83%) Banking
2 6 (5.83%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.97%) Law
Job Titles
1 72 (69.90%) Developer
2 57 (55.34%) Java Developer
3 33 (32.04%) Agile Developer
3 33 (32.04%) Agile Java Developer
4 29 (28.16%) Senior Developer
4 29 (28.16%) Senior Java Developer
5 26 (25.24%) Big Data Developer
5 26 (25.24%) Senior Big Data Developer
6 15 (14.56%) Lead Developer
6 15 (14.56%) Lead Java Developer
7 14 (13.59%) Senior Agile Developer
7 14 (13.59%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 13 (12.62%) Analytics Developer
9 10 (9.71%) Data Engineer
10 7 (6.80%) Software Engineer
11 6 (5.83%) Consultant
11 6 (5.83%) Java Engineer
11 6 (5.83%) Java Software Engineer
11 6 (5.83%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 6 (5.83%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.65%) J2EE
2 11 (10.68%) CSS
2 11 (10.68%) Play Framework
3 10 (9.71%) HTML
3 10 (9.71%) Kafka
4 6 (5.83%) JSON
4 6 (5.83%) MLlib
4 6 (5.83%) PySpark
4 6 (5.83%) scikit-learn
5 5 (4.85%) CSS3
5 5 (4.85%) Gherkin
5 5 (4.85%) HTML5
5 5 (4.85%) React
5 5 (4.85%) Redux
5 5 (4.85%) REST
5 5 (4.85%) RESTful
6 4 (3.88%) Ajax
6 4 (3.88%) Akka
6 4 (3.88%) Servlets
6 4 (3.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.62%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (11.65%) Public Cloud
3 8 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.80%) Credit Risk
5 6 (5.83%) Algorithms
5 6 (5.83%) Data Structures
5 6 (5.83%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.71%) Linux
2 7 (6.80%) Unix
3 1 (0.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (66.02%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (45.63%) MapReduce
3 26 (25.24%) Software Engineering
4 21 (20.39%) Test Automation
5 16 (15.53%) Analytics
6 15 (14.56%) Functional Programming
7 14 (13.59%) Data Science
8 13 (12.62%) Data Analysis
8 13 (12.62%) DevOps
9 12 (11.65%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (11.65%) Predictive Analytics
10 11 (10.68%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (8.74%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (8.74%) Scrum
12 8 (7.77%) Data Modelling
12 8 (7.77%) Machine Learning
13 6 (5.83%) Artificial Intelligence
13 6 (5.83%) Configuration Management
13 6 (5.83%) Economics
13 6 (5.83%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 80 (77.67%) Java
2 37 (35.92%) Python
3 23 (22.33%) SQL
4 13 (12.62%) C#
5 11 (10.68%) R
6 8 (7.77%) PHP
7 7 (6.80%) C++
7 7 (6.80%) JavaScript
8 6 (5.83%) C
8 6 (5.83%) Go
8 6 (5.83%) Ruby
9 4 (3.88%) Elixir
9 4 (3.88%) Elm
9 4 (3.88%) Java 8
10 3 (2.91%) Groovy
11 2 (1.94%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.97%) Clojure
12 1 (0.97%) Haskell
12 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (17.48%) Degree
2 12 (11.65%) AWS Certification
3 5 (4.85%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.83%) Basel II
1 6 (5.83%) IFRS
1 6 (5.83%) IFRS 9
2 4 (3.88%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.88%) GDPR
System Software
1 12 (11.65%) HDFS
2 2 (1.94%) Docker
3 1 (0.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (8.74%) Puppet
2 6 (5.83%) Oozie
3 2 (1.94%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.97%) Ansible
4 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.97%) Salt
4 1 (0.97%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (5.83%) Google
2 4 (3.88%) Databricks
2 4 (3.88%) Oracle
3 1 (0.97%) Adobe
3 1 (0.97%) IBM
3 1 (0.97%) Informatica
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.97%) StreamSets
3 1 (0.97%) Sun
3 1 (0.97%) Talend