The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for Scala skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England / North East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 59 73
Rank change year-on-year +15 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Scala 26 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.02% 2.89% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.60% 5.22% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 5
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

Scala is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 342 364 434
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 52.94% 55.32% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 311 317 385
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing Scala as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Scala in the North East

Scala
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Scala in the North East

Scala
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in the North East over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Scala in the North East

Scala
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +14 24 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Scala also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Scala.

1 47 (87.04%) Java
2 36 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (55.56%) TDD
3 30 (55.56%) Clojure
3 30 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (50.00%) BDD
5 20 (37.04%) .NET
6 19 (35.19%) NHS
6 19 (35.19%) Software Engineering
7 18 (33.33%) C#
8 16 (29.63%) C++
8 16 (29.63%) Python
9 12 (22.22%) Functional Programming
9 12 (22.22%) Extreme Programming
10 11 (20.37%) Scrum
11 10 (18.52%) SDLC
12 9 (16.67%) MongoDB
13 8 (14.81%) Apache Hive
13 8 (14.81%) Reverse Engineering
13 8 (14.81%) Hadoop
13 8 (14.81%) Cyber Attack
13 8 (14.81%) Apache Pig
13 8 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
13 8 (14.81%) Apache Spark
13 8 (14.81%) Ethical Hacking
13 8 (14.81%) Ruby
13 8 (14.81%) SC Cleared
13 8 (14.81%) DV Cleared
13 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
13 8 (14.81%) C

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 8 (14.81%) Apache Pig
1 8 (14.81%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.85%) Apache
2 1 (1.85%) Confluence
2 1 (1.85%) JBoss
2 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 8 (14.81%) Apache Hive
2 8 (14.81%) Hadoop
3 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.56%) JUnit
1 3 (5.56%) Selenium
2 2 (3.70%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.70%) RSpec
2 2 (3.70%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.85%) Gradle
3 1 (1.85%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.85%) Maven
3 1 (1.85%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
1 7 (12.96%) Manufacturing
1 7 (12.96%) Retail
2 2 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (74.07%) Developer
2 23 (42.59%) Java Developer
3 19 (35.19%) Agile Developer
4 15 (27.78%) Scala Developer
5 14 (25.93%) Java Scala Developer
6 13 (24.07%) Agile Java Developer
7 10 (18.52%) .NET Developer
7 10 (18.52%) Software Engineer
8 9 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
9 6 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
9 6 (11.11%) Software Developer
10 4 (7.41%) Java Engineer
10 4 (7.41%) Senior Developer
11 2 (3.70%) .NET Software Developer
11 2 (3.70%) Architect
11 2 (3.70%) C# Software Engineer
11 2 (3.70%) C++ Software Engineer
11 2 (3.70%) Java Software Engineer
12 1 (1.85%) QA Tester
12 1 (1.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.04%) .NET
2 6 (11.11%) HTML
2 6 (11.11%) HTML5
2 6 (11.11%) Spring
3 5 (9.26%) AngularJS
3 5 (9.26%) Node.js
3 5 (9.26%) REST
4 4 (7.41%) React
4 4 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.85%) CSS
5 1 (1.85%) D3.js
5 1 (1.85%) Dropwizard
5 1 (1.85%) EJB
5 1 (1.85%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.85%) J2EE
5 1 (1.85%) jQuery
5 1 (1.85%) JSON
5 1 (1.85%) Play Framework
5 1 (1.85%) SOAP
5 1 (1.85%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 30 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (35.19%) NHS
3 8 (14.81%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Unix
2 4 (7.41%) Android
2 4 (7.41%) Apple iOS
2 4 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (55.56%) TDD
3 27 (50.00%) BDD
4 19 (35.19%) Software Engineering
5 12 (22.22%) Extreme Programming
5 12 (22.22%) Functional Programming
6 11 (20.37%) Scrum
7 10 (18.52%) SDLC
8 8 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (14.81%) Ethical Hacking
8 8 (14.81%) Reverse Engineering
9 6 (11.11%) Data Protection
9 6 (11.11%) Microservices
9 6 (11.11%) OO
10 5 (9.26%) Open Source
11 4 (7.41%) Web Development
12 3 (5.56%) Front End Development
13 2 (3.70%) Automation Testing
13 2 (3.70%) Defect Tracking
13 2 (3.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 47 (87.04%) Java
2 30 (55.56%) Clojure
3 18 (33.33%) C#
4 16 (29.63%) C++
4 16 (29.63%) Python
5 8 (14.81%) C
5 8 (14.81%) Ruby
6 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
6 5 (9.26%) SQL
7 4 (7.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) DV Cleared
1 8 (14.81%) SC Cleared
1 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) WCAG
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (1.85%) webMethods
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Salary: Opportunity to learn functional programming languages such as Scala
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago