Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 260 277 329
Rank change year-on-year +17 +52 +33
Permanent jobs citing Scala 104 90 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.78% 0.72% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.40% 1.29% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 80 83 38
North West median annual salary £55,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.71% +5.00% +53.85%
10th Percentile £26,250 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £74,750 £82,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +8.70%

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 7444 6980 6589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 55.84% 56.11% 50.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6217 6056 5668
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -8 88 £55,000 +4.76% 11
Merseyside +23 6 £87,500 +118.75% 7
Cheshire -25 6 £22,500 -62.50% 3
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Scala also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Scala.

1 87 (83.65%) Java
2 67 (64.42%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (52.88%) Python
4 46 (44.23%) SQL
5 44 (42.31%) JavaScript
6 42 (40.38%) TDD
7 37 (35.58%) Software Engineering
7 37 (35.58%) Web Services
7 37 (35.58%) Big Data
7 37 (35.58%) Analytics
8 35 (33.65%) Spring
9 34 (32.69%) Apache Spark
10 33 (31.73%) Ruby
10 33 (31.73%) Hadoop
11 32 (30.77%) NoSQL
11 32 (30.77%) HTML
12 30 (28.85%) Scrum
13 29 (27.88%) MongoDB
13 29 (27.88%) Amazon AWS
14 28 (26.92%) Apache
15 27 (25.96%) CSS
16 26 (25.00%) Haskell
17 25 (24.04%) Continuous Integration
17 25 (24.04%) Open Source
17 25 (24.04%) C#
18 23 (22.12%) MySQL
19 22 (21.15%) Finance
19 22 (21.15%) AngularJS
20 21 (20.19%) REST
21 20 (19.23%) Clojure

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 34 (32.69%) Apache Spark
2 28 (26.92%) Apache
3 7 (6.73%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.77%) Apache Solr
4 6 (5.77%) JBoss
5 3 (2.88%) Confluence
5 3 (2.88%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.88%) SAS
6 2 (1.92%) IIS
6 2 (1.92%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.96%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 29 (27.88%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (14.42%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.88%) GitHub
5 2 (1.92%) SaaS
6 1 (0.96%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.96%) Loggly
6 1 (0.96%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.38%) HTTP
2 2 (1.92%) AMQP
3 1 (0.96%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (35.58%) Big Data
2 33 (31.73%) Hadoop
3 32 (30.77%) NoSQL
4 29 (27.88%) MongoDB
5 23 (22.12%) MySQL
6 17 (16.35%) Relational Database
7 16 (15.38%) SQL Server
8 15 (14.42%) Amazon Redshift
9 12 (11.54%) CouchDB
10 9 (8.65%) Riak
11 8 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (5.77%) Neo4j
13 5 (4.81%) Apache Hive
13 5 (4.81%) QlikView
13 5 (4.81%) Redis
14 4 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
15 3 (2.88%) Apache Accumulo
15 3 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
16 2 (1.92%) Couchbase
16 2 (1.92%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (18.27%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.77%) Vagrant
4 5 (4.81%) JUnit
4 5 (4.81%) Maven
5 4 (3.85%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.85%) Eclipse
5 4 (3.85%) Gradle
5 4 (3.85%) Selenium
6 3 (2.88%) Bitbucket
6 3 (2.88%) JIRA
6 3 (2.88%) Mockito
6 3 (2.88%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (2.88%) Xcode
7 2 (1.92%) FitNesse
7 2 (1.92%) MSI
7 2 (1.92%) NuGet
7 2 (1.92%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.92%) WiX
General
1 22 (21.15%) Finance
2 7 (6.73%) Banking
3 6 (5.77%) Legal
4 5 (4.81%) Games
5 3 (2.88%) Automotive
5 3 (2.88%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.92%) Marketing
6 2 (1.92%) Retail
7 1 (0.96%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 51 (49.04%) Developer
2 36 (34.62%) Java Developer
3 24 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 16 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 15 (14.42%) C# Developer
6 14 (13.46%) Junior
6 14 (13.46%) Senior Developer
7 13 (12.50%) Scala Developer
8 12 (11.54%) Junior Developer
9 11 (10.58%) Apache Spark Developer
9 11 (10.58%) C# Software Developer
9 11 (10.58%) Java Scala Developer
9 11 (10.58%) Junior C# Developer
9 11 (10.58%) Junior Java Developer
10 9 (8.65%) Senior Java Developer
10 9 (8.65%) Senior Software Engineer
11 7 (6.73%) Java Software Developer
11 7 (6.73%) Java Software Engineer
11 7 (6.73%) Junior Java Software Developer
11 7 (6.73%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (35.58%) Web Services
2 35 (33.65%) Spring
3 32 (30.77%) HTML
4 27 (25.96%) CSS
5 22 (21.15%) AngularJS
6 21 (20.19%) REST
7 19 (18.27%) .NET
7 19 (18.27%) Play Framework
8 15 (14.42%) Akka
9 14 (13.46%) Hibernate
10 13 (12.50%) SOAP
11 12 (11.54%) Apache Wicket
12 11 (10.58%) HTML5
12 11 (10.58%) Node.js
13 10 (9.62%) jQuery
14 9 (8.65%) Kafka
14 9 (8.65%) RabbitMQ
14 9 (8.65%) React
14 9 (8.65%) RESTful
15 8 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.31%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (15.38%) Data Structures
3 10 (9.62%) User Experience
4 9 (8.65%) Mobile App
5 6 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.77%) Online Banking
5 6 (5.77%) Wiki
6 5 (4.81%) iPad
7 4 (3.85%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (1.92%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.92%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.92%) Grid Computing
8 2 (1.92%) Social Media
9 1 (0.96%) Blog
9 1 (0.96%) Fintech
9 1 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.96%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.50%) Linux
2 9 (8.65%) Android
2 9 (8.65%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.88%) Windows
4 1 (0.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (64.42%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (40.38%) TDD
3 37 (35.58%) Analytics
3 37 (35.58%) Software Engineering
4 30 (28.85%) Scrum
5 25 (24.04%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (24.04%) Open Source
6 19 (18.27%) BDD
7 18 (17.31%) Microservices
7 18 (17.31%) OO
8 17 (16.35%) Test Automation
9 16 (15.38%) MapReduce
10 15 (14.42%) Data Acquisition
11 14 (13.46%) Functional Programming
11 14 (13.46%) Kanban
11 14 (13.46%) Mentoring
11 14 (13.46%) MVC
12 13 (12.50%) Data Analytics
12 13 (12.50%) Pair Programming
13 12 (11.54%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 87 (83.65%) Java
2 55 (52.88%) Python
3 46 (44.23%) SQL
4 44 (42.31%) JavaScript
5 33 (31.73%) Ruby
6 26 (25.00%) Haskell
7 25 (24.04%) C#
8 20 (19.23%) Clojure
9 17 (16.35%) Groovy
10 16 (15.38%) Go
11 8 (7.69%) Erlang
11 8 (7.69%) F#
12 7 (6.73%) Apple Swift
12 7 (6.73%) C
12 7 (6.73%) Objective-C
12 7 (6.73%) R
13 6 (5.77%) C++
14 5 (4.81%) Bash Shell
14 5 (4.81%) Kotlin
15 4 (3.85%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 9 (8.65%) Degree
2 3 (2.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.96%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.96%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.96%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.88%) GCP
2 2 (1.92%) QA
3 1 (0.96%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 9 (8.65%) Docker
2 1 (0.96%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (5.77%) Puppet
2 4 (3.85%) Ansible
3 3 (2.88%) Mesos
4 2 (1.92%) Cobbler
4 2 (1.92%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.96%) Ambari
5 1 (0.96%) Nagios
5 1 (0.96%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.96%) Salt
5 1 (0.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (15.38%) Oracle
2 5 (4.81%) Google
3 4 (3.85%) IBM
3 4 (3.85%) Tableau
4 3 (2.88%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.92%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.96%) Actuate
6 1 (0.96%) Cognos
6 1 (0.96%) New Relic
6 1 (0.96%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.96%) Splunk
6 1 (0.96%) Teradata
6 1 (0.96%) Twitter