Period
to 20 November 2018

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 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 239 268 279
Rank change year-on-year +29 +11 +51
Permanent jobs citing Scala 125 105 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.06% 0.79% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.00% 1.42% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 102 81 83
North West median annual salary £65,000 £56,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.07% +6.67% +5.00%
10th Percentile £42,423 £26,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £80,000 £74,750
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 West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,246 7,395 6,903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 53.07% 55.77% 56.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5,240 6,178 5,990
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
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 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 November 2018.

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 November 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
Manchester +33 107 £65,000 +18.18% 7
Cheshire +34 10 £67,500 +200.00% 4
Merseyside +1 2 £57,500 -34.29% 2
Lancashire - 2 £89,995 -
Scala
England

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

1 106 (84.80%) Java
2 84 (67.20%) Python
3 81 (64.80%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (52.80%) Big Data
5 60 (48.00%) Hadoop
5 60 (48.00%) Apache Spark
6 59 (47.20%) DevOps
7 58 (46.40%) TDD
8 56 (44.80%) Amazon AWS
9 48 (38.40%) NoSQL
10 46 (36.80%) Kafka
10 46 (36.80%) Data Modelling
11 44 (35.20%) Software Engineering
12 42 (33.60%) MongoDB
12 42 (33.60%) Cloud Computing
12 42 (33.60%) Degree
12 42 (33.60%) Data Engineering
13 37 (29.60%) Open Source
13 37 (29.60%) Apache
13 37 (29.60%) Web Services
14 36 (28.80%) Computer Science
15 35 (28.00%) Mathematics
16 34 (27.20%) JIRA
16 34 (27.20%) Spark Streaming
17 33 (26.40%) CA Agile Central
17 33 (26.40%) Amazon EC2
18 32 (25.60%) Change Management
19 31 (24.80%) Amazon EMR
19 31 (24.80%) Flink
19 31 (24.80%) Amazon Redshift

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 60 (48.00%) Apache Spark
2 37 (29.60%) Apache
3 8 (6.40%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (4.00%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (2.40%) WildFly
6 1 (0.80%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.80%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.80%) Confluence
6 1 (0.80%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.80%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.80%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 56 (44.80%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (33.60%) Cloud Computing
3 33 (26.40%) Amazon EC2
4 31 (24.80%) Amazon EMR
5 12 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (4.00%) PaaS
7 5 (4.00%) SaaS
8 4 (3.20%) GitHub
8 4 (3.20%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.80%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.80%) Amazon SageMaker
9 1 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.80%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.80%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.20%) Internet
2 8 (6.40%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (52.80%) Big Data
2 60 (48.00%) Hadoop
3 48 (38.40%) NoSQL
4 42 (33.60%) MongoDB
5 31 (24.80%) Amazon Athena
5 31 (24.80%) Amazon Redshift
5 31 (24.80%) Flink
6 10 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (8.00%) Apache Hive
7 8 (6.40%) Redis
8 7 (5.60%) HBase
8 7 (5.60%) Relational Database
8 7 (5.60%) SQL Server
9 6 (4.80%) MySQL
9 6 (4.80%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (3.20%) Data Lake
10 4 (3.20%) Data Mining
10 4 (3.20%) DB2
10 4 (3.20%) Neo4j
10 4 (3.20%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 34 (27.20%) JIRA
2 20 (16.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.40%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.00%) IntelliJ
5 4 (3.20%) Selenium
6 3 (2.40%) JMeter
6 3 (2.40%) JUnit
6 3 (2.40%) Protractor
6 3 (2.40%) Subversion
7 2 (1.60%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.60%) Gradle
7 2 (1.60%) Maven
8 1 (0.80%) Gatling
8 1 (0.80%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.80%) JHipster
8 1 (0.80%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.80%) Mockito
8 1 (0.80%) Toad
8 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.80%) Xcode
General
1 12 (9.60%) Finance
2 6 (4.80%) Banking
2 6 (4.80%) Law
2 6 (4.80%) Retail
3 5 (4.00%) Military
4 4 (3.20%) Marketing
5 1 (0.80%) Electronics
5 1 (0.80%) Games
5 1 (0.80%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.80%) Thai Language
Job Titles
1 33 (26.40%) Developer
2 30 (24.00%) Data Engineer
3 21 (16.80%) Big Data Engineer
4 19 (15.20%) Senior Data Engineer
5 15 (12.00%) Architect
5 15 (12.00%) Data Architect
5 15 (12.00%) Java Developer
6 13 (10.40%) Senior Architect
6 13 (10.40%) Senior Data Architect
7 9 (7.20%) Big Data Developer
7 9 (7.20%) Software Engineer
8 7 (5.60%) Data Scientist
9 6 (4.80%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.80%) Team Leader
10 5 (4.00%) .NET Developer
10 5 (4.00%) C# Developer
10 5 (4.00%) Project Leader
11 4 (3.20%) Java Engineer
11 4 (3.20%) Scala Developer
11 4 (3.20%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (36.80%) Kafka
2 37 (29.60%) Web Services
3 34 (27.20%) Spark Streaming
4 22 (17.60%) Spring
5 15 (12.00%) HTML
6 14 (11.20%) CSS
7 13 (10.40%) AngularJS
7 13 (10.40%) Node.js
8 12 (9.60%) .NET
8 12 (9.60%) RESTful
9 8 (6.40%) Hibernate
9 8 (6.40%) React
9 8 (6.40%) REST
10 7 (5.60%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (4.80%) .NET Framework
11 6 (4.80%) Play Framework
12 5 (4.00%) Apache Wicket
12 5 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (4.00%) Spring Boot
12 5 (4.00%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 36 (28.80%) Computer Science
2 19 (15.20%) Internet of Things
3 6 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.00%) Industrial Internet of Things
5 4 (3.20%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.20%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.40%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.40%) Social Media
6 3 (2.40%) User Experience
7 2 (1.60%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.60%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.80%) Fintech
8 1 (0.80%) Infotainment
8 1 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.80%) Marketing Technology
8 1 (0.80%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.80%) NHS
8 1 (0.80%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.80%) Linux
2 6 (4.80%) Unix
3 3 (2.40%) Android
3 3 (2.40%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.40%) Ubuntu
3 3 (2.40%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (64.80%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (47.20%) DevOps
3 58 (46.40%) TDD
4 46 (36.80%) Data Modelling
5 44 (35.20%) Software Engineering
6 42 (33.60%) Data Engineering
7 37 (29.60%) Open Source
8 35 (28.00%) Mathematics
9 32 (25.60%) Change Management
10 30 (24.00%) Data Ingestion
11 29 (23.20%) Configuration Management
12 27 (21.60%) Analytics
12 27 (21.60%) Data Science
13 24 (19.20%) Scrum
14 22 (17.60%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (16.00%) Data Analysis
16 16 (12.80%) Machine Learning
17 15 (12.00%) Mentoring
18 14 (11.20%) Data Architecture
18 14 (11.20%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 106 (84.80%) Java
2 84 (67.20%) Python
3 28 (22.40%) JavaScript
4 23 (18.40%) SQL
5 19 (15.20%) C#
6 15 (12.00%) Ruby
7 13 (10.40%) C++
8 11 (8.80%) Groovy
9 8 (6.40%) R
10 6 (4.80%) Java 8
11 5 (4.00%) Go
12 4 (3.20%) C
13 3 (2.40%) Clojure
13 3 (2.40%) HiveQL
14 2 (1.60%) Apple Swift
14 2 (1.60%) Kotlin
14 2 (1.60%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.80%) Elixir
15 1 (0.80%) Haskell
15 1 (0.80%) Rust
Qualifications
1 42 (33.60%) Degree
2 30 (24.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 30 (24.00%) Numerate Degree
3 5 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.80%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.60%) QA
2 1 (0.80%) GDPR
System Software
1 19 (15.20%) Docker
2 8 (6.40%) HDFS
3 1 (0.80%) NFS
3 1 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (8.80%) Kubernetes
2 5 (4.00%) Oozie
3 4 (3.20%) Ansible
3 4 (3.20%) Terraform
4 3 (2.40%) Kibana
5 1 (0.80%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.80%) logstash
5 1 (0.80%) Puppet
5 1 (0.80%) Rancher
Vendors
1 33 (26.40%) CA Agile Central
2 12 (9.60%) Oracle
3 10 (8.00%) Google
4 8 (6.40%) Hortonworks
5 5 (4.00%) Siemens
5 5 (4.00%) Tableau
6 4 (3.20%) Cloudera
6 4 (3.20%) MapR
6 4 (3.20%) Teradata
7 1 (0.80%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.80%) hybris
7 1 (0.80%) IBM
7 1 (0.80%) Informatica
7 1 (0.80%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.80%) Talend
7 1 (0.80%) Twitter
7 1 (0.80%) Xamarin