Period
to 25 June 2019

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 25 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > Midlands
6 months to
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 244 284 260
Rank change year-on-year +40 -24 +23
Permanent jobs citing Scala 106 102 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.89% 0.69% 0.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.80% 1.34% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 79 85 97
Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +50.00% -30.43%
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £83,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%

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 5,888 7,591 8,093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 49.35% 51.38% 52.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4,705 6,435 6,992
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,612 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 25 June 2019.

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 25 June 2019. 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 +58 62 £57,500 +4.55% 2
West Midlands +12 44 £68,750 +14.58% 2
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2019, 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.

1 101 (95.28%) Java
2 75 (70.75%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (48.11%) Hadoop
4 48 (45.28%) Big Data
5 41 (38.68%) Apache Spark
6 34 (32.08%) Amazon AWS
7 33 (31.13%) Apache Hive
7 33 (31.13%) DevOps
7 33 (31.13%) Software Engineering
7 33 (31.13%) Python
8 32 (30.19%) Impala
8 32 (30.19%) MapReduce
8 32 (30.19%) HBase
9 28 (26.42%) SQL
10 27 (25.47%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (25.47%) Microsoft Azure
11 26 (24.53%) Scrum
12 24 (22.64%) .NET
13 23 (21.70%) JavaScript
13 23 (21.70%) TDD
13 23 (21.70%) Jenkins
14 18 (16.98%) Microservices
14 18 (16.98%) Security Cleared
14 18 (16.98%) REST
15 17 (16.04%) Node.js
16 15 (14.15%) Git (software)
17 14 (13.21%) ASP.NET
17 14 (13.21%) Linux
17 14 (13.21%) GDPR
17 14 (13.21%) Presales

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 41 (38.68%) Apache Spark
2 11 (10.38%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (6.60%) Confluence
4 5 (4.72%) Apache
4 5 (4.72%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.83%) JBoss
5 3 (2.83%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.89%) CMS
6 2 (1.89%) Drupal
6 2 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.89%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.89%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.94%) Anypoint
7 1 (0.94%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (8.49%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 34 (32.08%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (25.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (8.49%) AWS Lambda
3 9 (8.49%) Office 365
3 9 (8.49%) Serverless
4 8 (7.55%) Amazon Kinesis
5 6 (5.66%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (5.66%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (5.66%) IaaS
5 6 (5.66%) PaaS
6 5 (4.72%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (4.72%) OpenShift
7 3 (2.83%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.83%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (2.83%) Amazon S3
7 3 (2.83%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (2.83%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.89%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.94%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.94%) Qubole
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.66%) HTTP
2 3 (2.83%) Network Security
3 1 (0.94%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (48.11%) Hadoop
2 48 (45.28%) Big Data
3 33 (31.13%) Apache Hive
4 32 (30.19%) HBase
4 32 (30.19%) Impala
5 11 (10.38%) NoSQL
5 11 (10.38%) Relational Database
6 9 (8.49%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (5.66%) MongoDB
8 5 (4.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (4.72%) Apache Accumulo
8 5 (4.72%) IBM InfoSphere
8 5 (4.72%) MySQL
8 5 (4.72%) Neo4j
8 5 (4.72%) OrientDB
8 5 (4.72%) SQL Server
9 4 (3.77%) BigQuery
9 4 (3.77%) Bigtable
9 4 (3.77%) NewSQL
10 3 (2.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (21.70%) Jenkins
2 15 (14.15%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.60%) JIRA
4 6 (5.66%) JUnit
5 4 (3.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (3.77%) GitLab
6 2 (1.89%) Selenium
7 1 (0.94%) Capybara
7 1 (0.94%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.94%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.94%) Maven
7 1 (0.94%) RSpec
7 1 (0.94%) RStudio
7 1 (0.94%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (6.60%) Retail
2 5 (4.72%) Aerospace
2 5 (4.72%) Finance
3 2 (1.89%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.94%) Automotive
4 1 (0.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (52.83%) Developer
2 41 (38.68%) Java Developer
3 26 (24.53%) Agile Developer
3 26 (24.53%) Agile Java Developer
4 24 (22.64%) Architect
5 18 (16.98%) Big Data Developer
5 18 (16.98%) Solutions Architect
6 17 (16.04%) Software Engineer
7 15 (14.15%) Lead Architect
8 14 (13.21%) Cloud Architect
8 14 (13.21%) Lead Cloud Architect
8 14 (13.21%) Senior Developer
9 13 (12.26%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 13 (12.26%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 13 (12.26%) Senior Agile Developer
9 13 (12.26%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 13 (12.26%) Senior Big Data Developer
9 13 (12.26%) Senior Java Developer
10 10 (9.43%) Software Developer
11 9 (8.49%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (22.64%) .NET
2 18 (16.98%) REST
3 17 (16.04%) Node.js
4 14 (13.21%) ASP.NET
5 12 (11.32%) Kafka
6 11 (10.38%) React
7 9 (8.49%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (7.55%) AngularJS
8 8 (7.55%) Redux
9 7 (6.60%) CSS
9 7 (6.60%) GraphQL
9 7 (6.60%) HTML
10 6 (5.66%) CSS3
10 6 (5.66%) HTML5
10 6 (5.66%) Play Framework
11 5 (4.72%) Jest
11 5 (4.72%) LESS
11 5 (4.72%) Sass
11 5 (4.72%) Spring
11 5 (4.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.49%) Public Cloud
2 5 (4.72%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (4.72%) User Experience
3 4 (3.77%) Grid Computing
4 3 (2.83%) NHS
5 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.94%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.21%) Linux
2 2 (1.89%) HPUX
2 2 (1.89%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (70.75%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (31.13%) DevOps
2 33 (31.13%) Software Engineering
3 32 (30.19%) MapReduce
4 27 (25.47%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (24.53%) Scrum
6 23 (21.70%) TDD
7 18 (16.98%) Microservices
8 14 (13.21%) Presales
9 13 (12.26%) Test Automation
10 12 (11.32%) Kanban
10 12 (11.32%) Thought Leadership
11 11 (10.38%) Analytics
11 11 (10.38%) Open Source
12 10 (9.43%) Data Protection
12 10 (9.43%) Functional Testing
12 10 (9.43%) User Stories
13 9 (8.49%) Enterprise Architecture
13 9 (8.49%) Unit Testing
13 9 (8.49%) Vendor Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (95.28%) Java
2 33 (31.13%) Python
3 28 (26.42%) SQL
4 23 (21.70%) JavaScript
5 10 (9.43%) Ruby
6 9 (8.49%) C#
6 9 (8.49%) PL/SQL
6 9 (8.49%) Shell Script
7 8 (7.55%) ES6
7 8 (7.55%) Haskell
8 7 (6.60%) C++
9 6 (5.66%) Go
10 5 (4.72%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.77%) Clojure
11 4 (3.77%) Elixir
11 4 (3.77%) Erlang
11 4 (3.77%) F#
11 4 (3.77%) Kotlin
11 4 (3.77%) ML
11 4 (3.77%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (16.98%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.38%) Degree
3 6 (5.66%) AWS Certification
4 5 (4.72%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.72%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.83%) MCSA
5 3 (2.83%) MCSE
5 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.21%) GDPR
2 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 10 (9.43%) Docker
2 5 (4.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (2.83%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.89%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (7.55%) Kubernetes
1 8 (7.55%) Puppet
2 5 (4.72%) Ansible
2 5 (4.72%) Salt
3 2 (1.89%) Oozie
3 2 (1.89%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.94%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.94%) Kibana
4 1 (0.94%) logstash
4 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (11.32%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.49%) Oracle
3 7 (6.60%) Google
4 5 (4.72%) IBM
5 2 (1.89%) Cloudera
5 2 (1.89%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (1.89%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.89%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.89%) StreamSets
6 1 (0.94%) Databricks
6 1 (0.94%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.94%) HP
6 1 (0.94%) InterSystems
6 1 (0.94%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.94%) Splunk
6 1 (0.94%) Tableau
6 1 (0.94%) WSO2