Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > North West
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 257 297
Rank change year-on-year +6 +40 +63
Permanent jobs citing Scala 121 96 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.94% 0.78% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.64% 1.34% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 101 91 47
North West median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £29,000 £36,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £76,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +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 7,364 7,151 6,068
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 57.23% 58.05% 50.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6,118 6,179 5,222
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 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +9 89 £55,000 -4.35% 21
Cheshire -33 18 £52,500 -12.50% 3
Merseyside +22 10 £85,000 +112.50% 1
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 90 (74.38%) Java
2 65 (53.72%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (51.24%) Python
4 52 (42.98%) SQL
5 50 (41.32%) TDD
6 48 (39.67%) Big Data
7 42 (34.71%) Spring
7 42 (34.71%) JavaScript
8 40 (33.06%) Scrum
8 40 (33.06%) NoSQL
9 38 (31.40%) Hadoop
10 35 (28.93%) Apache Spark
11 33 (27.27%) Software Engineering
11 33 (27.27%) MongoDB
12 32 (26.45%) CSS
13 29 (23.97%) HTML
13 29 (23.97%) MySQL
13 29 (23.97%) Analytics
13 29 (23.97%) Data Science
14 27 (22.31%) BDD
14 27 (22.31%) Amazon AWS
14 27 (22.31%) Ruby
15 25 (20.66%) Machine Learning
16 24 (19.83%) Groovy
16 24 (19.83%) Web Services
16 24 (19.83%) Hibernate
17 23 (19.01%) Kanban
18 22 (18.18%) AngularJS
18 22 (18.18%) Microservices
19 20 (16.53%) REST

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 35 (28.93%) Apache Spark
2 16 (13.22%) Apache
3 12 (9.92%) Tomcat
4 10 (8.26%) Apache Solr
4 10 (8.26%) JBoss
5 6 (4.96%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (4.96%) SAS
6 3 (2.48%) Jupyter
6 3 (2.48%) Tornado
7 1 (0.83%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.83%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.83%) IIS
7 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 27 (22.31%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (4.13%) Amazon S3
3 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.48%) SaaS
5 1 (0.83%) BlazeMeter
5 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.83%) Loggly
5 1 (0.83%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.22%) HTTP
2 1 (0.83%) AMQP
2 1 (0.83%) Internet
2 1 (0.83%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (39.67%) Big Data
2 40 (33.06%) NoSQL
3 38 (31.40%) Hadoop
4 33 (27.27%) MongoDB
5 29 (23.97%) MySQL
6 19 (15.70%) SQL Server
7 17 (14.05%) Relational Database
8 9 (7.44%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (6.61%) Riak
10 7 (5.79%) Data Mining
11 6 (4.96%) CouchDB
11 6 (4.96%) Neo4j
12 5 (4.13%) Apache Hive
12 5 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (3.31%) HBase
13 4 (3.31%) QlikView
14 3 (2.48%) Apache Zeppelin
14 3 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (2.48%) Redis
14 3 (2.48%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (10.74%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.44%) Mockito
3 6 (4.96%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.31%) Gradle
5 3 (2.48%) Selenium
5 3 (2.48%) Xcode
6 2 (1.65%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.65%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.65%) JUnit
6 2 (1.65%) Maven
6 2 (1.65%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.83%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.83%) Grunt
7 1 (0.83%) JIRA
7 1 (0.83%) NuGet
7 1 (0.83%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.83%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.83%) WiX
7 1 (0.83%) Zephyr
General
1 20 (16.53%) Finance
2 10 (8.26%) Legal
3 7 (5.79%) Banking
3 7 (5.79%) Retail
4 6 (4.96%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.31%) Automotive
6 3 (2.48%) Law
6 3 (2.48%) Marketing
7 2 (1.65%) Games
7 2 (1.65%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.83%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 54 (44.63%) Developer
2 36 (29.75%) Java Developer
3 20 (16.53%) Senior Developer
4 16 (13.22%) Software Engineer
5 12 (9.92%) Data Scientist
5 12 (9.92%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (7.44%) Software Developer
7 8 (6.61%) Scala Developer
8 7 (5.79%) Data Engineer
8 7 (5.79%) Development Manager
8 7 (5.79%) Java Engineer
8 7 (5.79%) Senior Software Developer
9 6 (4.96%) Graduate
9 6 (4.96%) Graduate Developer
9 6 (4.96%) Graduate Java Developer
9 6 (4.96%) Java Scala Developer
9 6 (4.96%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (4.96%) Senior Data Scientist
10 5 (4.13%) Junior
11 4 (3.31%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (34.71%) Spring
2 32 (26.45%) CSS
3 29 (23.97%) HTML
4 24 (19.83%) Hibernate
4 24 (19.83%) Web Services
5 22 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 20 (16.53%) REST
7 19 (15.70%) Play Framework
8 17 (14.05%) Akka
9 16 (13.22%) Apache Wicket
9 16 (13.22%) J2EE
9 16 (13.22%) RabbitMQ
9 16 (13.22%) SOAP
10 12 (9.92%) Kafka
10 12 (9.92%) Node.js
11 8 (6.61%) jQuery
11 8 (6.61%) React
11 8 (6.61%) RESTful
12 7 (5.79%) .NET
12 7 (5.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.88%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.79%) Algorithms
3 7 (5.79%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.79%) User Experience
4 6 (4.96%) Wiki
5 4 (3.31%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (2.48%) Analytical Mindset
6 3 (2.48%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.48%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.48%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.65%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.65%) Grid Computing
7 2 (1.65%) iPad
8 1 (0.83%) Fintech
8 1 (0.83%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.83%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.83%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.05%) Linux
2 6 (4.96%) Android
2 6 (4.96%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.48%) Unix
4 2 (1.65%) Windows
5 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (53.72%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (41.32%) TDD
3 40 (33.06%) Scrum
4 33 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 29 (23.97%) Analytics
5 29 (23.97%) Data Science
6 27 (22.31%) BDD
7 25 (20.66%) Machine Learning
8 23 (19.01%) Kanban
9 22 (18.18%) Microservices
10 15 (12.40%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (12.40%) DevOps
11 14 (11.57%) Pair Programming
12 13 (10.74%) Functional Programming
12 13 (10.74%) Mentoring
13 12 (9.92%) MVC
14 9 (7.44%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (7.44%) Mathematics
14 9 (7.44%) Open Source
15 8 (6.61%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 90 (74.38%) Java
2 62 (51.24%) Python
3 52 (42.98%) SQL
4 42 (34.71%) JavaScript
5 27 (22.31%) Ruby
6 24 (19.83%) Groovy
7 20 (16.53%) R
8 16 (13.22%) Go
9 11 (9.09%) Haskell
10 8 (6.61%) Erlang
10 8 (6.61%) F#
11 7 (5.79%) C++
12 5 (4.13%) C#
12 5 (4.13%) Elixir
12 5 (4.13%) Kotlin
13 4 (3.31%) Apple Swift
13 4 (3.31%) C
13 4 (3.31%) Clojure
13 4 (3.31%) Objective-C
14 3 (2.48%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.83%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.96%) GCP
2 2 (1.65%) QA
System Software
1 12 (9.92%) Docker
2 4 (3.31%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (3.31%) Ansible
2 3 (2.48%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.48%) Mesos
2 3 (2.48%) Oozie
2 3 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.48%) Puppet
3 1 (0.83%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.83%) Nagios
3 1 (0.83%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.83%) Salt
3 1 (0.83%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (16.53%) Oracle
2 11 (9.09%) Google
3 5 (4.13%) Cloudera
4 4 (3.31%) Tableau
5 2 (1.65%) Cognos
5 2 (1.65%) IBM
6 1 (0.83%) Actuate
6 1 (0.83%) Apple
6 1 (0.83%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.83%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.83%) Informatica
6 1 (0.83%) MapR
6 1 (0.83%) New Relic
6 1 (0.83%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.83%) Splunk
6 1 (0.83%) Teradata
6 1 (0.83%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.83%) Twitter