Period
to 20 August 2019

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 6 months to 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > North West
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 262 218 300
Rank change year-on-year -44 +82 -39
Permanent jobs citing Scala 70 140 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.67% 1.16% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.33% 2.08% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 61 116 55
North West median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +15.79% -24.00%
10th Percentile £43,750 £31,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £75,000 £68,000
England median annual salary £72,750 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.93% +3.70% +3.85%

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 West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5,277 6,715 7,571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 50.28% 55.42% 57.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4,055 5,642 6,429
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

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 6 months to 20 August 2019.

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 6 months to 20 August 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
Manchester -41 48 £65,000 +18.18% 13
Cheshire +20 13 £47,500 -26.92% 1
Merseyside 0 9 £90,000 +50.00% 2
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 North West region with a requirement for Scala.

1 49 (70.00%) Python
2 38 (54.29%) Java
3 33 (47.14%) NoSQL
4 31 (44.29%) Apache Spark
5 29 (41.43%) Amazon AWS
6 24 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (34.29%) TDD
7 21 (30.00%) JavaScript
8 20 (28.57%) SQL
8 20 (28.57%) Scrum
9 18 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
9 18 (25.71%) Big Data
9 18 (25.71%) Kanban
10 17 (24.29%) Ruby
10 17 (24.29%) BDD
10 17 (24.29%) Software Engineering
11 16 (22.86%) CSS
11 16 (22.86%) HTML
12 14 (20.00%) Web Services
13 13 (18.57%) Hadoop
13 13 (18.57%) Groovy
13 13 (18.57%) Jenkins
14 12 (17.14%) DevOps
14 12 (17.14%) Problem-Solving
14 12 (17.14%) MongoDB
14 12 (17.14%) REST
14 12 (17.14%) Kafka
14 12 (17.14%) C
14 12 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (17.14%) MVC

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 31 (44.29%) Apache Spark
2 7 (10.00%) Apache
2 7 (10.00%) Confluence
3 3 (4.29%) Apache Solr
3 3 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.86%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 29 (41.43%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (10.00%) Amazon EMR
4 6 (8.57%) Power Platform
5 4 (5.71%) Amazon Kinesis
5 4 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (5.71%) Serverless
6 3 (4.29%) IaaS
6 3 (4.29%) PaaS
7 2 (2.86%) Google Analytics
7 2 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (2.86%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (47.14%) NoSQL
2 18 (25.71%) Big Data
3 13 (18.57%) Hadoop
4 12 (17.14%) MongoDB
5 11 (15.71%) MySQL
5 11 (15.71%) SQL Server
6 10 (14.29%) CouchDB
6 10 (14.29%) Neo4j
7 9 (12.86%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (10.00%) Relational Database
9 6 (8.57%) Power BI
10 4 (5.71%) Apache Hive
11 3 (4.29%) RDBMS
12 2 (2.86%) Electronic Patient Records
12 2 (2.86%) Mixpanel
12 2 (2.86%) QlikView
13 1 (1.43%) Data Lake
13 1 (1.43%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (18.57%) Jenkins
2 11 (15.71%) JIRA
3 5 (7.14%) Gradle
4 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (15.71%) Retail
2 5 (7.14%) Banking
3 4 (5.71%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (48.57%) Developer
2 19 (27.14%) Data Engineer
3 11 (15.71%) Java Developer
4 10 (14.29%) Lead Developer
5 9 (12.86%) Big Data Engineer
6 8 (11.43%) Python Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Big Data Developer
8 6 (8.57%) Architect
9 5 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
9 5 (7.14%) Lead Architect
9 5 (7.14%) Lead Cloud Architect
9 5 (7.14%) NoSQL Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Senior Data Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Senior NoSQL Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Team Leader
9 5 (7.14%) Technical Leader
10 4 (5.71%) AWS Engineer
10 4 (5.71%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 4 (5.71%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 4 (5.71%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.86%) CSS
1 16 (22.86%) HTML
2 14 (20.00%) Web Services
3 12 (17.14%) Kafka
3 12 (17.14%) REST
4 11 (15.71%) Ajax
5 10 (14.29%) Apache Wicket
5 10 (14.29%) DOM
5 10 (14.29%) Play Framework
5 10 (14.29%) SAX
5 10 (14.29%) SOAP
5 10 (14.29%) Spring
5 10 (14.29%) Spring MVC
5 10 (14.29%) XML
5 10 (14.29%) XML Schema
6 9 (12.86%) .NET
7 8 (11.43%) ASP.NET
8 3 (4.29%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET Core
8 3 (4.29%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.14%) Mobile Banking
2 5 (7.14%) User Experience
3 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.86%) Grid Computing
4 2 (2.86%) IVR
4 2 (2.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.43%) Linux
2 6 (8.57%) Android
2 6 (8.57%) Windows
3 4 (5.71%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.71%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (34.29%) TDD
2 20 (28.57%) Scrum
3 18 (25.71%) Kanban
4 17 (24.29%) BDD
4 17 (24.29%) Software Engineering
5 12 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (17.14%) DevOps
5 12 (17.14%) MVC
5 12 (17.14%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (15.71%) Data Engineering
7 10 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (14.29%) Software Delivery
8 9 (12.86%) Data Management
9 8 (11.43%) Machine Learning
10 7 (10.00%) Analytics
10 7 (10.00%) Architectural Design
10 7 (10.00%) Creative Thinking
10 7 (10.00%) Data Ingestion
10 7 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 49 (70.00%) Python
2 38 (54.29%) Java
3 21 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 20 (28.57%) SQL
5 17 (24.29%) Ruby
6 13 (18.57%) Groovy
7 12 (17.14%) C
8 10 (14.29%) Java 8
9 9 (12.86%) C#
10 7 (10.00%) C++
11 6 (8.57%) Go
12 5 (7.14%) Kotlin
13 4 (5.71%) Apple Swift
13 4 (5.71%) Objective-C
13 4 (5.71%) R
14 3 (4.29%) Erlang
14 3 (4.29%) Haskell
15 2 (2.86%) F#
15 2 (2.86%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.86%) Ambari
2 2 (2.86%) Ansible
2 2 (2.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (15.71%) Oracle
2 7 (10.00%) Hortonworks
3 5 (7.14%) Tableau
4 4 (5.71%) IBM
5 2 (2.86%) Google
6 1 (1.43%) Databricks
6 1 (1.43%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.43%) Xamarin