Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > North East
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 97 100
Rank change year-on-year +6 +3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Scala 17 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.21% 0.35% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.28% 0.73% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 17
North East median annual salary £47,500 £41,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.15% -8.33% -16.28%
10th Percentile £38,125 £31,375 £23,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £50,125 £83,750
England median annual salary £71,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +5.19% +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 747 548 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 53.21% 47.74% 52.56%
Number of salaries quoted 594 499 683
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -14 17 £47,500 +15.15% 3
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 15 (88.24%) Java
2 14 (82.35%) TDD
3 10 (58.82%) Functional Programming
4 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (35.29%) Spring
6 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
6 5 (29.41%) Scrum
6 5 (29.41%) J2EE
6 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
6 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
6 5 (29.41%) Java 8
7 4 (23.53%) OO
7 4 (23.53%) Maven
7 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
8 3 (17.65%) Jetty
8 3 (17.65%) RESTful
8 3 (17.65%) JMS
8 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 3 (17.65%) JUnit
8 3 (17.65%) Linux
8 3 (17.65%) Spring Boot
8 3 (17.65%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (11.76%) Microservices
9 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (11.76%) BDD
9 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
9 2 (11.76%) DevOps
9 2 (11.76%) SQL
9 2 (11.76%) C#
9 2 (11.76%) MySQL

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 3 (17.65%) Jetty
2 1 (5.88%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) DB2
2 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
1 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
2 4 (23.53%) Maven
3 3 (17.65%) JUnit
4 1 (5.88%) Ant
4 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.88%) Gradle
4 1 (5.88%) JIRA
4 1 (5.88%) Selenium
4 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.88%) Subversion
4 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 11 (64.71%) Java Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Scala Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) AWS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Spring
2 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
2 5 (29.41%) J2EE
3 3 (17.65%) JMS
3 3 (17.65%) RESTful
3 3 (17.65%) Spring Boot
4 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.88%) .NET
5 1 (5.88%) Ajax
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.88%) CSS3
5 1 (5.88%) Gherkin
5 1 (5.88%) HTML
5 1 (5.88%) HTML5
5 1 (5.88%) Java EE
5 1 (5.88%) Node.js
5 1 (5.88%) Play Framework
5 1 (5.88%) React
5 1 (5.88%) Redux
5 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) TDD
2 10 (58.82%) Functional Programming
3 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (29.41%) Scrum
5 4 (23.53%) OO
5 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) BDD
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps
6 2 (11.76%) Kanban
6 2 (11.76%) Microservices
6 2 (11.76%) Pair Programming
7 1 (5.88%) API Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.88%) CQRS
7 1 (5.88%) Defect Management
7 1 (5.88%) Open Source
7 1 (5.88%) SDLC
7 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) Java 8
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) Python
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) C++
5 1 (5.88%) Groovy
5 1 (5.88%) Java 9
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) GDPR
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Sybase