Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > North West
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 234 296 255
Rank change year-on-year +62 -41 +74
Permanent jobs citing Scala 137 71 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.13% 0.57% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.93% 0.96% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 123 61 74
North West median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% -8.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £27,650 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

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 7,111 7,370 5,771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 58.43% 59.11% 51.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5,949 6,358 4,953
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +59 102 £50,000 -14.16% 18
Cheshire -8 29 £60,000 +106.90% 1
Merseyside - 5 £60,000 - 4
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 94 (68.61%) Java
2 75 (54.74%) Python
3 55 (40.15%) Big Data
4 52 (37.96%) Apache Spark
5 50 (36.50%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (35.77%) Hadoop
7 48 (35.04%) Data Science
8 46 (33.58%) SQL
9 43 (31.39%) Software Engineering
9 43 (31.39%) Analytics
10 39 (28.47%) TDD
11 38 (27.74%) Machine Learning
12 37 (27.01%) Amazon AWS
13 36 (26.28%) R
14 30 (21.90%) MongoDB
14 30 (21.90%) Scrum
15 28 (20.44%) DevOps
15 28 (20.44%) Problem-Solving
15 28 (20.44%) Microservices
16 25 (18.25%) Spring
17 24 (17.52%) Docker
18 22 (16.06%) Hibernate
19 21 (15.33%) JavaScript
20 20 (14.60%) C++
20 20 (14.60%) Analytical Skills
21 19 (13.87%) Mentoring
21 19 (13.87%) AngularJS
21 19 (13.87%) Continuous Integration
22 18 (13.14%) Kanban
22 18 (13.14%) Mathematics

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 52 (37.96%) Apache Spark
2 11 (8.03%) SAS
3 7 (5.11%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.38%) Apache Solr
4 6 (4.38%) JBoss
5 5 (3.65%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.92%) Apache
6 4 (2.92%) Apache Pig
7 3 (2.19%) Tornado
8 2 (1.46%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.73%) Apache Airflow
Cloud Services
1 37 (27.01%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (9.49%) Amazon S3
3 9 (6.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (4.38%) GitHub
5 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (3.65%) OpenShift
5 5 (3.65%) SaaS
6 2 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.73%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.46%) HTTP
2 1 (0.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (40.15%) Big Data
2 49 (35.77%) Hadoop
3 30 (21.90%) MongoDB
4 15 (10.95%) NoSQL
5 9 (6.57%) MySQL
6 6 (4.38%) Data Mining
7 5 (3.65%) Datomic
7 5 (3.65%) Redis
8 4 (2.92%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.92%) HBase
8 4 (2.92%) Text Mining
9 3 (2.19%) Apache Hive
9 3 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.46%) Apache Zeppelin
10 2 (1.46%) Flink
10 2 (1.46%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.46%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.73%) Apache Kudu
11 1 (0.73%) Impala
11 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (8.03%) Jenkins
2 8 (5.84%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.84%) Xcode
3 6 (4.38%) JIRA
3 6 (4.38%) Mockito
4 3 (2.19%) Gradle
4 3 (2.19%) Selenium
4 3 (2.19%) SonarQube
4 3 (2.19%) Subversion
5 1 (0.73%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.73%) Maven
5 1 (0.73%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.73%) Zephyr
General
1 18 (13.14%) Finance
2 17 (12.41%) Retail
3 10 (7.30%) Banking
4 5 (3.65%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.65%) Law
5 3 (2.19%) Games
5 3 (2.19%) Marketing
6 2 (1.46%) Legal
6 2 (1.46%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.73%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 46 (33.58%) Developer
2 31 (22.63%) Data Scientist
3 21 (15.33%) Java Developer
4 15 (10.95%) Data Engineer
5 14 (10.22%) Scala Developer
6 13 (9.49%) Big Data Engineer
7 11 (8.03%) Java Scala Developer
7 11 (8.03%) Junior
8 10 (7.30%) Senior Data Scientist
8 10 (7.30%) Software Engineer
9 9 (6.57%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.38%) Big Data Developer
10 6 (4.38%) Head of Engineering
10 6 (4.38%) iOS Developer
10 6 (4.38%) Java Engineer
11 5 (3.65%) Head of Software Engineering
11 5 (3.65%) Junior iOS Developer
11 5 (3.65%) Machine Learning Scientist
11 5 (3.65%) Mobile Developer
11 5 (3.65%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.25%) Spring
2 22 (16.06%) Hibernate
3 19 (13.87%) AngularJS
4 15 (10.95%) React
5 12 (8.76%) J2EE
5 12 (8.76%) Kafka
5 12 (8.76%) RabbitMQ
6 11 (8.03%) CSS
6 11 (8.03%) Web Services
7 8 (5.84%) .NET
8 7 (5.11%) HTML
8 7 (5.11%) Vue (Vue.js)
9 6 (4.38%) Akka
9 6 (4.38%) Natural Language Processing
9 6 (4.38%) Node.js
9 6 (4.38%) Spring Boot
9 6 (4.38%) TensorFlow
10 5 (3.65%) Android SDK
10 5 (3.65%) iOS SDK
10 5 (3.65%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.60%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (12.41%) Algorithms
3 15 (10.95%) Greenfield Project
4 14 (10.22%) Data Structures
5 11 (8.03%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.38%) User Experience
7 5 (3.65%) Fintech
8 4 (2.92%) Mobile App
9 3 (2.19%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (2.19%) Online Banking
9 3 (2.19%) Social Media
10 2 (1.46%) Analytical Mindset
10 2 (1.46%) Video\Live Streaming
10 2 (1.46%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.73%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.73%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.73%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.73%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.95%) Linux
2 8 (5.84%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.65%) Android
4 3 (2.19%) Mac OS
4 3 (2.19%) Windows
5 2 (1.46%) Unix
6 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (36.50%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (35.04%) Data Science
3 43 (31.39%) Analytics
3 43 (31.39%) Software Engineering
4 39 (28.47%) TDD
5 38 (27.74%) Machine Learning
6 30 (21.90%) Scrum
7 28 (20.44%) DevOps
7 28 (20.44%) Microservices
7 28 (20.44%) Problem-Solving
8 19 (13.87%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (13.87%) Mentoring
9 18 (13.14%) BDD
9 18 (13.14%) Data Analysis
9 18 (13.14%) Kanban
9 18 (13.14%) Mathematics
10 15 (10.95%) Predictive Modelling
11 12 (8.76%) OOP
12 11 (8.03%) Predictive Analytics
12 11 (8.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (68.61%) Java
2 75 (54.74%) Python
3 46 (33.58%) SQL
4 36 (26.28%) R
5 21 (15.33%) JavaScript
6 20 (14.60%) C++
7 15 (10.95%) C#
8 14 (10.22%) HiveQL
9 11 (8.03%) Ruby
10 8 (5.84%) Apple Swift
10 8 (5.84%) Go
10 8 (5.84%) Objective-C
11 7 (5.11%) C
11 7 (5.11%) Groovy
11 7 (5.11%) Java 8
12 6 (4.38%) Clojure
13 3 (2.19%) Kotlin
14 2 (1.46%) Erlang
14 2 (1.46%) Haskell
14 2 (1.46%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (9.49%) Degree
2 3 (2.19%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (2.19%) PMP
3 2 (1.46%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (1.46%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (0.73%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.65%) GCP
2 1 (0.73%) GDPR
2 1 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 24 (17.52%) Docker
2 16 (11.68%) HDFS
3 1 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (5.84%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.19%) Ansible
3 2 (1.46%) Oozie
3 2 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.46%) Puppet
4 1 (0.73%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.73%) Kibana
4 1 (0.73%) Rancher
Vendors
1 10 (7.30%) Google
2 5 (3.65%) Cloudera
3 3 (2.19%) Oracle
4 2 (1.46%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.73%) Apple
5 1 (0.73%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.73%) Cognos
5 1 (0.73%) Informatica
5 1 (0.73%) MapR
5 1 (0.73%) RapidMiner
5 1 (0.73%) Tableau