Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 216 292 268
Rank change year-on-year +76 -24 +66
Permanent jobs citing Scala 144 72 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.15% 0.55% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.05% 0.94% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 120 53 74
North West median annual salary £55,000 £46,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.57% -26.40% -3.85%
10th Percentile £30,500 £26,250 £36,625
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £63,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% +6.30% +1.60%

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 7,040 7,685 6,067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 56.33% 58.18% 52.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5,939 6,579 5,225
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +62 110 £52,500 +15.38% 10
Cheshire +8 28 £57,500 +98.28% 5
Merseyside - 4 £60,000 - 1
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 102 (70.83%) Java
2 82 (56.94%) Python
3 54 (37.50%) Data Science
4 53 (36.81%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (35.42%) Software Engineering
5 51 (35.42%) Big Data
5 51 (35.42%) Analytics
6 49 (34.03%) Hadoop
7 48 (33.33%) Apache Spark
8 47 (32.64%) Amazon AWS
9 40 (27.78%) SQL
10 37 (25.69%) Machine Learning
10 37 (25.69%) DevOps
11 34 (23.61%) TDD
12 32 (22.22%) R
13 28 (19.44%) Scrum
13 28 (19.44%) JavaScript
14 27 (18.75%) C++
14 27 (18.75%) MongoDB
14 27 (18.75%) Microservices
15 26 (18.06%) Docker
16 25 (17.36%) Problem-Solving
17 24 (16.67%) C#
18 22 (15.28%) Spring
19 21 (14.58%) AngularJS
19 21 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
19 21 (14.58%) Degree
20 20 (13.89%) Data Analytics
21 18 (12.50%) HDFS
21 18 (12.50%) Mentoring

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 48 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 8 (5.56%) SAS
3 7 (4.86%) Apache
4 6 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.47%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (2.78%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.39%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.39%) JBoss
7 2 (1.39%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.69%) EPiServer
Applications
1 1 (0.69%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 47 (32.64%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.64%) Amazon S3
3 9 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (4.86%) SaaS
6 6 (4.17%) GitHub
6 6 (4.17%) OpenShift
7 5 (3.47%) PaaS
8 4 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (2.08%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.69%) Amazon SageMaker
10 1 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.78%) HTTP
2 2 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (35.42%) Big Data
2 49 (34.03%) Hadoop
3 27 (18.75%) MongoDB
4 17 (11.81%) NoSQL
5 8 (5.56%) Redis
6 6 (4.17%) MySQL
7 5 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.47%) Datomic
8 4 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.78%) CouchDB
8 4 (2.78%) Flink
8 4 (2.78%) Text Mining
9 3 (2.08%) Amazon Athena
9 3 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (2.08%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (2.08%) Data Mining
9 3 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.39%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.39%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 15 (10.42%) Git (software)
2 14 (9.72%) Jenkins
3 9 (6.25%) Xcode
4 7 (4.86%) JIRA
5 5 (3.47%) Gradle
6 4 (2.78%) Subversion
7 3 (2.08%) JMeter
7 3 (2.08%) Selenium
7 3 (2.08%) SonarQube
8 2 (1.39%) JUnit
8 2 (1.39%) Maven
8 2 (1.39%) Mockito
8 2 (1.39%) Protractor
9 1 (0.69%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.69%) Gatling
9 1 (0.69%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.69%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.69%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.69%) Toad
General
1 18 (12.50%) Finance
1 18 (12.50%) Retail
2 10 (6.94%) Banking
3 9 (6.25%) Law
4 5 (3.47%) Military
5 4 (2.78%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.39%) Games
7 1 (0.69%) Marketing
7 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.69%) Thai Language
Job Titles
1 48 (33.33%) Developer
2 29 (20.14%) Data Scientist
3 20 (13.89%) Java Developer
4 19 (13.19%) Data Engineer
5 15 (10.42%) Big Data Engineer
6 11 (7.64%) Big Data Developer
6 11 (7.64%) Scala Developer
7 10 (6.94%) Software Engineer
8 9 (6.25%) Team Leader
9 8 (5.56%) Junior
9 8 (5.56%) Senior Data Scientist
10 7 (4.86%) Java Engineer
10 7 (4.86%) Java Scala Developer
10 7 (4.86%) Java Software Engineer
11 6 (4.17%) C# Developer
11 6 (4.17%) Head of Engineering
11 6 (4.17%) iOS Developer
12 5 (3.47%) Head of Software Engineering
12 5 (3.47%) Machine Learning Scientist
12 5 (3.47%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (15.28%) Spring
2 21 (14.58%) AngularJS
3 18 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 18 (12.50%) React
4 15 (10.42%) Kafka
5 14 (9.72%) Web Services
6 13 (9.03%) .NET
6 13 (9.03%) HTML
6 13 (9.03%) Node.js
7 12 (8.33%) CSS
8 11 (7.64%) RESTful
9 10 (6.94%) RabbitMQ
10 9 (6.25%) Natural Language Processing
10 9 (6.25%) TensorFlow
11 8 (5.56%) Vue.js
12 6 (4.17%) Android SDK
12 6 (4.17%) iOS SDK
12 6 (4.17%) Keras
13 5 (3.47%) J2EE
13 5 (3.47%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.81%) Algorithms
1 17 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 16 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 10 (6.94%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (4.86%) Internet of Things
5 5 (3.47%) Fintech
5 5 (3.47%) Industrial Internet of Things
5 5 (3.47%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.47%) Online Banking
5 5 (3.47%) Social Media
5 5 (3.47%) User Experience
6 4 (2.78%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.39%) Video\Live Streaming
7 2 (1.39%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.69%) Infotainment
8 1 (0.69%) Marketing Technology
8 1 (0.69%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.64%) Apple iOS
2 9 (6.25%) Linux
3 8 (5.56%) Android
4 3 (2.08%) Mac OS
4 3 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (37.50%) Data Science
2 53 (36.81%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (35.42%) Analytics
3 51 (35.42%) Software Engineering
4 37 (25.69%) DevOps
4 37 (25.69%) Machine Learning
5 34 (23.61%) TDD
6 28 (19.44%) Scrum
7 27 (18.75%) Microservices
8 25 (17.36%) Problem-Solving
9 21 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (13.89%) Data Analytics
11 18 (12.50%) Data Analysis
11 18 (12.50%) Mentoring
12 17 (11.81%) Predictive Modelling
13 16 (11.11%) Critical Thinking
13 16 (11.11%) Mathematics
14 15 (10.42%) Data Engineering
14 15 (10.42%) OOP
15 14 (9.72%) OO
Programming Languages
1 102 (70.83%) Java
2 82 (56.94%) Python
3 40 (27.78%) SQL
4 32 (22.22%) R
5 28 (19.44%) JavaScript
6 27 (18.75%) C++
7 24 (16.67%) C#
8 18 (12.50%) Ruby
9 16 (11.11%) HiveQL
10 10 (6.94%) Apple Swift
10 10 (6.94%) C
10 10 (6.94%) Objective-C
11 9 (6.25%) Clojure
11 9 (6.25%) Go
12 7 (4.86%) Java 8
13 6 (4.17%) Groovy
14 5 (3.47%) Kotlin
15 3 (2.08%) Erlang
15 3 (2.08%) Haskell
16 2 (1.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (14.58%) Degree
2 5 (3.47%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (3.47%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (2.78%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (2.08%) PMP
5 1 (0.69%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.39%) GCP
1 2 (1.39%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) GDPR
System Software
1 26 (18.06%) Docker
2 18 (12.50%) HDFS
3 2 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (6.25%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.08%) Kibana
3 2 (1.39%) Ansible
3 2 (1.39%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (1.39%) Puppet
3 2 (1.39%) Rancher
4 1 (0.69%) Oozie
4 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (7.64%) Google
2 5 (3.47%) Siemens
2 5 (3.47%) Tableau
3 3 (2.08%) Oracle
4 2 (1.39%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (0.69%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.69%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.69%) Cognos
5 1 (0.69%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.69%) hybris
5 1 (0.69%) Informatica
5 1 (0.69%) RapidMiner
5 1 (0.69%) Twitter
5 1 (0.69%) Xamarin