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

Scala
England > North West
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 234 292 278
Rank change year-on-year +58 -14 +39
Permanent jobs citing Scala 129 87 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.08% 0.66% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.99% 1.17% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 104 61 76
North West median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -19.15% +17.50%
10th Percentile £31,100 £26,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +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 6,481 7,435 6,474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 54.36% 56.47% 54.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5,469 6,264 5,593
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 September 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 September 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 +44 102 £55,000 +15.79% 13
Cheshire +18 22 £67,500 +132.76% 1
Merseyside - 2 £58,750 - 2
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 100 (77.52%) Java
2 75 (58.14%) Python
3 57 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (41.86%) Software Engineering
5 47 (36.43%) Big Data
6 46 (35.66%) Amazon AWS
7 45 (34.88%) Hadoop
8 43 (33.33%) Analytics
8 43 (33.33%) Data Science
9 41 (31.78%) DevOps
9 41 (31.78%) Apache Spark
10 39 (30.23%) TDD
11 30 (23.26%) MongoDB
12 29 (22.48%) C++
13 28 (21.71%) C#
13 28 (21.71%) JavaScript
14 27 (20.93%) SQL
14 27 (20.93%) Machine Learning
14 27 (20.93%) Microservices
15 26 (20.16%) Scrum
16 25 (19.38%) Continuous Integration
17 23 (17.83%) Degree
17 23 (17.83%) Kafka
18 22 (17.05%) R
18 22 (17.05%) Computer Science
19 21 (16.28%) Mathematics
19 21 (16.28%) NoSQL
19 21 (16.28%) Docker
20 20 (15.50%) Spring
21 19 (14.73%) Git (software)

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 41 (31.78%) Apache Spark
2 15 (11.63%) Apache
3 6 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (4.65%) SAS
4 5 (3.88%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (2.33%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.55%) WildFly
7 1 (0.78%) EPiServer
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 46 (35.66%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (12.40%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (9.30%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (7.75%) Amazon EMR
4 10 (7.75%) SaaS
5 9 (6.98%) Amazon S3
6 8 (6.20%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (6.20%) OpenShift
7 7 (5.43%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (3.88%) PaaS
9 2 (1.55%) GitHub
10 1 (0.78%) Amazon SageMaker
10 1 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.78%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.65%) HTTP
1 6 (4.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (36.43%) Big Data
2 45 (34.88%) Hadoop
3 30 (23.26%) MongoDB
4 21 (16.28%) NoSQL
5 10 (7.75%) Amazon Athena
5 10 (7.75%) Amazon Redshift
5 10 (7.75%) Redis
6 9 (6.98%) Flink
7 6 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (3.88%) MySQL
8 5 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (3.10%) CouchDB
9 4 (3.10%) Data Mining
9 4 (3.10%) Relational Database
9 4 (3.10%) Text Mining
10 3 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (2.33%) Apache Hive
10 3 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.33%) HBase
10 3 (2.33%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 19 (14.73%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.53%) Jenkins
2 11 (8.53%) JIRA
3 9 (6.98%) Xcode
4 5 (3.88%) Gradle
5 3 (2.33%) IntelliJ
5 3 (2.33%) JMeter
5 3 (2.33%) Selenium
5 3 (2.33%) Subversion
6 2 (1.55%) JUnit
6 2 (1.55%) Maven
6 2 (1.55%) Protractor
7 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.78%) Gatling
7 1 (0.78%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.78%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.78%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.78%) Toad
General
1 13 (10.08%) Finance
2 12 (9.30%) Retail
3 9 (6.98%) Law
4 8 (6.20%) Banking
5 5 (3.88%) Military
6 4 (3.10%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.55%) Marketing
8 1 (0.78%) Games
8 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.78%) Thai Language
Job Titles
1 48 (37.21%) Developer
2 20 (15.50%) Data Scientist
2 20 (15.50%) Java Developer
3 13 (10.08%) Data Engineer
4 12 (9.30%) Big Data Developer
5 10 (7.75%) Big Data Engineer
6 8 (6.20%) Junior
6 8 (6.20%) Software Engineer
7 7 (5.43%) Scala Developer
7 7 (5.43%) Team Leader
8 6 (4.65%) Architect
8 6 (4.65%) C# Developer
8 6 (4.65%) Data Architect
8 6 (4.65%) Head of Engineering
8 6 (4.65%) Head of Software Engineering
8 6 (4.65%) iOS Developer
8 6 (4.65%) Junior Developer
8 6 (4.65%) Senior Data Scientist
8 6 (4.65%) Senior Developer
9 5 (3.88%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.83%) Kafka
2 20 (15.50%) Spring
3 17 (13.18%) AngularJS
3 17 (13.18%) Web Services
4 16 (12.40%) .NET
5 15 (11.63%) HTML
5 15 (11.63%) React
5 15 (11.63%) RESTful
6 14 (10.85%) CSS
7 11 (8.53%) Node.js
8 10 (7.75%) Hibernate
8 10 (7.75%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (6.20%) Natural Language Processing
9 8 (6.20%) Spark Streaming
9 8 (6.20%) TensorFlow
9 8 (6.20%) Vue.js
10 6 (4.65%) Android SDK
10 6 (4.65%) iOS SDK
10 6 (4.65%) Keras
11 5 (3.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.05%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.53%) Internet of Things
4 10 (7.75%) Algorithms
5 9 (6.98%) Data Structures
6 8 (6.20%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (3.88%) Industrial Internet of Things
7 5 (3.88%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.88%) Online Banking
7 5 (3.88%) Social Media
7 5 (3.88%) User Experience
8 4 (3.10%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (1.55%) Fintech
9 2 (1.55%) Video\Live Streaming
10 1 (0.78%) Infotainment
10 1 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.78%) Marketing Technology
10 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.53%) Apple iOS
2 8 (6.20%) Android
2 8 (6.20%) Linux
3 2 (1.55%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.78%) Unix
4 1 (0.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (41.86%) Software Engineering
3 43 (33.33%) Analytics
3 43 (33.33%) Data Science
4 41 (31.78%) DevOps
5 39 (30.23%) TDD
6 27 (20.93%) Machine Learning
6 27 (20.93%) Microservices
7 26 (20.16%) Scrum
8 25 (19.38%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (16.28%) Mathematics
10 18 (13.95%) Mentoring
11 17 (13.18%) Data Analytics
11 17 (13.18%) OO
12 15 (11.63%) Data Engineering
13 14 (10.85%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (10.08%) Data Modelling
14 13 (10.08%) OOP
14 13 (10.08%) Problem-Solving
15 12 (9.30%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 100 (77.52%) Java
2 75 (58.14%) Python
3 29 (22.48%) C++
4 28 (21.71%) C#
4 28 (21.71%) JavaScript
5 27 (20.93%) SQL
6 22 (17.05%) R
7 18 (13.95%) Ruby
8 10 (7.75%) Apple Swift
8 10 (7.75%) Groovy
8 10 (7.75%) Objective-C
9 9 (6.98%) C
9 9 (6.98%) HiveQL
10 6 (4.65%) Clojure
10 6 (4.65%) Java 8
11 5 (3.88%) Go
11 5 (3.88%) Kotlin
12 2 (1.55%) Erlang
12 2 (1.55%) Haskell
12 2 (1.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (17.83%) Degree
2 11 (8.53%) Computer Science Degree
2 11 (8.53%) Numerate Degree
3 5 (3.88%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.55%) PMP
5 1 (0.78%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.55%) GCP
1 2 (1.55%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) GDPR
System Software
1 21 (16.28%) Docker
2 12 (9.30%) HDFS
3 2 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (6.98%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.55%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (1.55%) Kibana
2 2 (1.55%) Rancher
3 1 (0.78%) Ansible
3 1 (0.78%) Oozie
3 1 (0.78%) Puppet
3 1 (0.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (8.53%) Google
2 9 (6.98%) CA Agile Central
3 5 (3.88%) Siemens
3 5 (3.88%) Tableau
4 4 (3.10%) Oracle
5 1 (0.78%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.78%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.78%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.78%) hybris
5 1 (0.78%) IBM
5 1 (0.78%) Informatica
5 1 (0.78%) MapR
5 1 (0.78%) Talend
5 1 (0.78%) Teradata
5 1 (0.78%) Twitter
5 1 (0.78%) Xamarin