Period
to 10 December 2018

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 6 months to 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > North East
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 107 84
Rank change year-on-year +13 -23 +24
Permanent jobs citing Scala 21 6 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.50% 0.41% 2.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.84% 0.86% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 29
North East median annual salary £47,500 £47,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.52% +6.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £41,259 £34,125 £23,500
90th Percentile £70,749 £50,875 £51,250
England median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +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 North East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 739 695 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 52.86% 47.60% 51.90%
Number of salaries quoted 572 627 637
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £51,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Scala as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

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 6 months to 10 December 2018.

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 6 months to 10 December 2018. 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
Tyne and Wear +8 21 £47,500 -0.52% 3
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, 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 North East region with a requirement for Scala.

1 17 (80.95%) Java
2 13 (61.90%) TDD
3 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (47.62%) Functional Programming
5 7 (33.33%) Scrum
6 6 (28.57%) SQL
6 6 (28.57%) DevOps
7 5 (23.81%) Oozie
7 5 (23.81%) Hortonworks
7 5 (23.81%) Big Data
7 5 (23.81%) GitHub
7 5 (23.81%) Coaching
7 5 (23.81%) Apache Spark
7 5 (23.81%) Spark SQL
7 5 (23.81%) Spark Streaming
7 5 (23.81%) Unix
7 5 (23.81%) Python
7 5 (23.81%) Oracle
7 5 (23.81%) ETL
7 5 (23.81%) Apache Hive
8 4 (19.05%) Spring
8 4 (19.05%) Maven
8 4 (19.05%) J2EE
8 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
8 4 (19.05%) OO
8 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
8 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
8 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
9 3 (14.29%) Sqoop
9 3 (14.29%) Analytics

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 5 (23.81%) Apache Spark
2 3 (14.29%) Jetty
3 1 (4.76%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) GitHub
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Apache Hive
1 5 (23.81%) Big Data
1 5 (23.81%) Spark SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 3 (14.29%) HBase
2 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 3 (14.29%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
1 4 (19.05%) Maven
2 3 (14.29%) JUnit
3 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
3 1 (4.76%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Scala Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Big Data Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Data Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Java Scala Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Python Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Head of Digital
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) QA Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Spark Streaming
2 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
2 4 (19.05%) J2EE
2 4 (19.05%) Spring
3 3 (14.29%) .NET
3 3 (14.29%) JMS
3 3 (14.29%) Kafka
3 3 (14.29%) Spring Boot
4 2 (9.52%) RESTful
5 1 (4.76%) Ajax
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.76%) CSS
5 1 (4.76%) CSS3
5 1 (4.76%) Gherkin
5 1 (4.76%) HTML
5 1 (4.76%) HTML5
5 1 (4.76%) Java EE
5 1 (4.76%) Play Framework
5 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Unix
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Android
3 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) TDD
2 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) Functional Programming
4 7 (33.33%) Scrum
5 6 (28.57%) DevOps
6 5 (23.81%) Coaching
6 5 (23.81%) ETL
7 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
7 4 (19.05%) OO
8 3 (14.29%) Analytics
8 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) Data Engineering
8 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
8 3 (14.29%) Data Reconciliation
8 3 (14.29%) Data Transformation
8 3 (14.29%) Machine Learning
8 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 3 (14.29%) Use Case
9 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
9 2 (9.52%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) Python
4 3 (14.29%) Java 8
5 2 (9.52%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.76%) C++
6 1 (4.76%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) GDPR
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Apache Flume
1 3 (14.29%) HDFS
2 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Oozie
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Hortonworks
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Cloudera
3 1 (4.76%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft