The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England / North West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 184 227
Rank change year-on-year -48 +43  
Permanent jobs citing Scala 45 53 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.66% 0.94% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.12% 1.75% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 32 46 16
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% -20.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £38,750 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,950 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  

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 West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 4031 3021 3279
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 58.71% 53.75% 51.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3453 2611 2788
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 West

Scala
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Scala in the North West

Scala
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in the North West over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Scala in the North West

Scala
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Manchester -35 43 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Cheshire - 2 £29,000 - 1
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 West region with a requirement for Scala.

1 66 (85.71%) Java
2 51 (66.23%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (57.14%) Python
4 37 (48.05%) Big Data
5 35 (45.45%) Analytics
6 34 (44.16%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (37.66%) Web Services
7 29 (37.66%) Clojure
8 27 (35.06%) Apache Spark
9 25 (32.47%) Hadoop
9 25 (32.47%) Open Source
10 24 (31.17%) Test Automation
10 24 (31.17%) Software Engineering
10 24 (31.17%) C#
10 24 (31.17%) SQL
11 23 (29.87%) JavaScript
11 23 (29.87%) OO
11 23 (29.87%) Amazon AWS
12 22 (28.57%) TDD
13 21 (27.27%) MapReduce
14 20 (25.97%) Amazon EMR
14 20 (25.97%) Data Structures
14 20 (25.97%) Amazon Redshift
14 20 (25.97%) Data Acquisition
14 20 (25.97%) Apache
14 20 (25.97%) Haskell
15 17 (22.08%) Ruby
16 16 (20.78%) Linux
16 16 (20.78%) .NET
17 14 (18.18%) HTML

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 27 (35.06%) Apache Spark
2 20 (25.97%) Apache
3 4 (5.19%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.90%) Confluence
4 3 (3.90%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.30%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (1.30%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 23 (29.87%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (25.97%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (3.90%) GitHub
3 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (48.05%) Big Data
2 25 (32.47%) Hadoop
3 20 (25.97%) Amazon Redshift
4 9 (11.69%) MongoDB
5 8 (10.39%) CouchDB
5 8 (10.39%) NoSQL
6 7 (9.09%) Relational Database
7 4 (5.19%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (5.19%) Hazelcast
8 3 (3.90%) Apache Accumulo
8 3 (3.90%) MySQL
9 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
9 2 (2.60%) Text Mining
10 1 (1.30%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.30%) DB2
10 1 (1.30%) HBase
10 1 (1.30%) Impala
10 1 (1.30%) Redis
10 1 (1.30%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.09%) Maven
3 6 (7.79%) JUnit
4 5 (6.49%) GitLab
4 5 (6.49%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.49%) Vagrant
5 4 (5.19%) Gradle
5 4 (5.19%) JIRA
6 3 (3.90%) Bitbucket
6 3 (3.90%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.90%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.30%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.30%) Mockito
7 1 (1.30%) Selenium
7 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.30%) TestNG
General
1 6 (7.79%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Retail
3 3 (3.90%) Banking
3 3 (3.90%) Games
4 2 (2.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (45.45%) Developer
2 26 (33.77%) Java Developer
3 19 (24.68%) Software Engineer
4 16 (20.78%) Scala Developer
5 15 (19.48%) Apache Spark Developer
5 15 (19.48%) Java Scala Developer
6 14 (18.18%) C# Developer
7 13 (16.88%) Junior
7 13 (16.88%) Junior C# Developer
7 13 (16.88%) Junior Developer
7 13 (16.88%) Junior Java Developer
7 13 (16.88%) Software Developer
8 11 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
9 10 (12.99%) Data Engineer
10 8 (10.39%) C# Software Developer
11 7 (9.09%) Junior Java Software Developer
11 7 (9.09%) Junior Python Developer
11 7 (9.09%) Junior Software Developer
11 7 (9.09%) Python Developer
11 7 (9.09%) Scala Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (37.66%) Web Services
2 16 (20.78%) .NET
3 14 (18.18%) HTML
3 14 (18.18%) Spring
4 11 (14.29%) CSS
4 11 (14.29%) HTML5
4 11 (14.29%) React
5 9 (11.69%) AngularJS
5 9 (11.69%) RESTful
6 8 (10.39%) Play Framework
7 6 (7.79%) Akka
8 5 (6.49%) J2EE
9 4 (5.19%) Grails
9 4 (5.19%) JMS
9 4 (5.19%) Redux
9 4 (5.19%) REST
9 4 (5.19%) Spring MVC
9 4 (5.19%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (3.90%) .NET Core
10 3 (3.90%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.97%) Data Structures
2 7 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.79%) User Experience
4 4 (5.19%) iPad
5 3 (3.90%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.90%) Online Banking
6 2 (2.60%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.60%) Blog
6 2 (2.60%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.30%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.78%) Linux
2 7 (9.09%) Android
3 3 (3.90%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.60%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (66.23%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (45.45%) Analytics
3 34 (44.16%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (32.47%) Open Source
5 24 (31.17%) Software Engineering
5 24 (31.17%) Test Automation
6 23 (29.87%) OO
7 22 (28.57%) TDD
8 21 (27.27%) MapReduce
9 20 (25.97%) Data Acquisition
10 10 (12.99%) DevOps
11 8 (10.39%) Scrum
12 7 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (9.09%) Market Research
12 7 (9.09%) MVC
13 6 (7.79%) Data Analytics
13 6 (7.79%) E-Commerce
13 6 (7.79%) Low Latency
13 6 (7.79%) Microservices
14 5 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 66 (85.71%) Java
2 44 (57.14%) Python
3 29 (37.66%) Clojure
4 24 (31.17%) C#
4 24 (31.17%) SQL
5 23 (29.87%) JavaScript
6 20 (25.97%) Haskell
7 17 (22.08%) Ruby
8 6 (7.79%) Groovy
9 4 (5.19%) C
9 4 (5.19%) C++
9 4 (5.19%) PHP
9 4 (5.19%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.90%) Apple Swift
10 3 (3.90%) Objective-C
10 3 (3.90%) R
11 2 (2.60%) Go
12 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (3.90%) Degree
1 3 (3.90%) PhD
1 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) QA
System Software
1 12 (15.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) Puppet
2 8 (10.39%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.49%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (7.79%) Oracle
2 3 (3.90%) Cloudera
2 3 (3.90%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.30%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.30%) IBM
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