Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > North West
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 236 254 277
Rank change year-on-year +18 +23 +29
Permanent jobs citing Scala 105 119 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.99% 0.94% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.89% 1.66% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 96 100 86
North West median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.74% - +15.00%
10th Percentile £46,875 £33,125 £37,125
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £76,000
England median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +8.33%

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 5,567 7,159 7,135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 52.46% 56.62% 57.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4,674 5,934 6,196
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +3 92 £70,000 +21.74% 7
Cheshire +32 7 £52,500 -4.55% 1
Lancashire - 2 £89,995 -
Merseyside -2 1 - - 3
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 92 (87.62%) Java
2 82 (78.10%) Python
3 76 (72.38%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (68.57%) Big Data
5 68 (64.76%) Apache Spark
6 64 (60.95%) TDD
7 61 (58.10%) DevOps
7 61 (58.10%) Kafka
8 59 (56.19%) Hadoop
8 59 (56.19%) NoSQL
9 58 (55.24%) Data Modelling
10 54 (51.43%) Amazon AWS
11 53 (50.48%) MongoDB
11 53 (50.48%) Cloud Computing
12 52 (49.52%) Data Engineering
13 51 (48.57%) Open Source
14 49 (46.67%) Apache
14 49 (46.67%) Web Services
15 48 (45.71%) JIRA
16 47 (44.76%) CA Agile Central
17 46 (43.81%) Spark Streaming
17 46 (43.81%) Change Management
18 45 (42.86%) Mathematics
19 44 (41.90%) Degree
20 43 (40.95%) Computer Science
20 43 (40.95%) Flink
20 43 (40.95%) Amazon EC2
21 42 (40.00%) Amazon EMR
21 42 (40.00%) Data Ingestion
21 42 (40.00%) 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 68 (64.76%) Apache Spark
2 49 (46.67%) Apache
3 6 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (4.76%) WildFly
5 1 (0.95%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.95%) Confluence
5 1 (0.95%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 54 (51.43%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (50.48%) Cloud Computing
3 43 (40.95%) Amazon EC2
4 42 (40.00%) Amazon EMR
5 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (3.81%) GitHub
7 4 (3.81%) SaaS
8 3 (2.86%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.95%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (18.10%) Internet
2 4 (3.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (68.57%) Big Data
2 59 (56.19%) Hadoop
2 59 (56.19%) NoSQL
3 53 (50.48%) MongoDB
4 43 (40.95%) Flink
5 42 (40.00%) Amazon Athena
5 42 (40.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 10 (9.52%) SQL Server
7 9 (8.57%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (8.57%) Apache Hive
7 9 (8.57%) HBase
8 8 (7.62%) Neo4j
9 7 (6.67%) MySQL
10 6 (5.71%) Redis
10 6 (5.71%) Relational Database
11 5 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (3.81%) Data Lake
12 4 (3.81%) DB2
12 4 (3.81%) Spark SQL
13 3 (2.86%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 48 (45.71%) JIRA
2 13 (12.38%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.71%) IntelliJ
4 5 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.90%) Subversion
6 1 (0.95%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.95%) JHipster
6 1 (0.95%) JUnit
6 1 (0.95%) Maven
6 1 (0.95%) Mockito
6 1 (0.95%) Protractor
6 1 (0.95%) Selenium
6 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (5.71%) Finance
2 5 (4.76%) Retail
3 4 (3.81%) Banking
3 4 (3.81%) Marketing
4 1 (0.95%) Electronics
4 1 (0.95%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (32.38%) Data Engineer
2 26 (24.76%) Big Data Engineer
3 24 (22.86%) Senior Data Engineer
4 21 (20.00%) Architect
4 21 (20.00%) Data Architect
4 21 (20.00%) Developer
5 19 (18.10%) Senior Architect
5 19 (18.10%) Senior Data Architect
6 11 (10.48%) Java Developer
7 9 (8.57%) Software Engineer
8 4 (3.81%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (3.81%) Big Data Developer
8 4 (3.81%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (3.81%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 4 (3.81%) Hadoop Engineer
8 4 (3.81%) Head of Digital
8 4 (3.81%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 4 (3.81%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.81%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (2.86%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (58.10%) Kafka
2 49 (46.67%) Web Services
3 46 (43.81%) Spark Streaming
4 17 (16.19%) Spring
5 10 (9.52%) CSS
5 10 (9.52%) HTML
6 9 (8.57%) REST
7 8 (7.62%) RESTful
8 7 (6.67%) .NET
8 7 (6.67%) AngularJS
9 6 (5.71%) Play Framework
9 6 (5.71%) Spring Boot
9 6 (5.71%) XML
10 5 (4.76%) Ajax
10 5 (4.76%) Apache Wicket
10 5 (4.76%) Grails
10 5 (4.76%) Node.js
10 5 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.10%) Internet of Things
2 9 (8.57%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.95%) Fintech
4 1 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (0.95%) NHS
4 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.38%) Linux
2 6 (5.71%) Unix
3 5 (4.76%) Ubuntu
4 4 (3.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (72.38%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (60.95%) TDD
3 61 (58.10%) DevOps
4 58 (55.24%) Data Modelling
5 52 (49.52%) Data Engineering
6 51 (48.57%) Open Source
7 46 (43.81%) Change Management
8 45 (42.86%) Mathematics
9 43 (40.95%) Computer Science
10 42 (40.00%) Data Ingestion
11 41 (39.05%) Configuration Management
12 30 (28.57%) Software Engineering
13 28 (26.67%) Data Analysis
14 20 (19.05%) Data Architecture
15 17 (16.19%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (15.24%) Scrum
17 13 (12.38%) Mentoring
18 12 (11.43%) Analytics
19 11 (10.48%) BDD
19 11 (10.48%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 92 (87.62%) Java
2 82 (78.10%) Python
3 18 (17.14%) SQL
4 13 (12.38%) Groovy
4 13 (12.38%) JavaScript
5 12 (11.43%) Ruby
6 11 (10.48%) C#
7 5 (4.76%) C++
7 5 (4.76%) Go
8 4 (3.81%) Java 8
9 2 (1.90%) R
10 1 (0.95%) C
10 1 (0.95%) Clojure
10 1 (0.95%) PHP
10 1 (0.95%) Rust
Qualifications
1 44 (41.90%) Degree
2 42 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 42 (40.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) GDPR
System Software
1 12 (11.43%) Docker
2 6 (5.71%) HDFS
3 1 (0.95%) NFS
3 1 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (10.48%) Kubernetes
2 5 (4.76%) Ansible
2 5 (4.76%) Terraform
3 4 (3.81%) Oozie
4 1 (0.95%) Kibana
4 1 (0.95%) logstash
Vendors
1 47 (44.76%) CA Agile Central
2 13 (12.38%) Oracle
3 8 (7.62%) Hortonworks
4 4 (3.81%) Cloudera
4 4 (3.81%) MapR
4 4 (3.81%) Teradata
5 3 (2.86%) Google
6 2 (1.90%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.95%) IBM
7 1 (0.95%) Informatica
7 1 (0.95%) Talend