Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > North West
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 277 260 325
Rank change year-on-year -17 +65 +25
Permanent jobs citing Scala 89 91 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.70% 0.75% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.24% 1.35% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 65 82 43
North West median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +53.85%
10th Percentile £26,250 £36,250 £36,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £76,225 £81,250
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 7177 6756 6753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 56.26% 55.50% 51.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6002 5857 5776
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 £25,575 £25,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -3 80 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Cheshire -19 4 £29,000 -51.67%
Merseyside +7 1 £60,000 +50.00% 7
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 77 (86.52%) Java
2 56 (62.92%) Python
3 55 (61.80%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (43.82%) SQL
4 39 (43.82%) Analytics
5 37 (41.57%) Software Engineering
6 34 (38.20%) Web Services
6 34 (38.20%) Apache Spark
7 32 (35.96%) JavaScript
7 32 (35.96%) Hadoop
8 31 (34.83%) Open Source
8 31 (34.83%) Big Data
8 31 (34.83%) TDD
9 30 (33.71%) C#
9 30 (33.71%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (30.34%) Amazon AWS
11 26 (29.21%) MongoDB
11 26 (29.21%) Haskell
11 26 (29.21%) Apache
12 25 (28.09%) Ruby
13 24 (26.97%) Spring
13 24 (26.97%) Test Automation
14 23 (25.84%) OO
15 22 (24.72%) .NET
15 22 (24.72%) Clojure
16 21 (23.60%) MapReduce
16 21 (23.60%) Data Structures
17 20 (22.47%) Data Acquisition
17 20 (22.47%) Amazon EMR
17 20 (22.47%) Amazon Redshift

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 (38.20%) Apache Spark
2 26 (29.21%) Apache
3 6 (6.74%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.62%) Apache Solr
4 5 (5.62%) JBoss
5 3 (3.37%) Confluence
5 3 (3.37%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.37%) SAS
6 2 (2.25%) IIS
6 2 (2.25%) Jupyter
6 2 (2.25%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.12%) Apache Airflow
Cloud Services
1 27 (30.34%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (22.47%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.37%) GitHub
5 2 (2.25%) SaaS
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.12%) Loggly
6 1 (1.12%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.11%) HTTP
2 2 (2.25%) AMQP
3 1 (1.12%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (35.96%) Hadoop
2 31 (34.83%) Big Data
3 26 (29.21%) MongoDB
4 20 (22.47%) Amazon Redshift
5 15 (16.85%) MySQL
5 15 (16.85%) NoSQL
6 11 (12.36%) CouchDB
7 10 (11.24%) Relational Database
8 9 (10.11%) SQL Server
9 8 (8.99%) Riak
10 5 (5.62%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (5.62%) Apache Hive
10 5 (5.62%) Neo4j
10 5 (5.62%) QlikView
11 4 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (4.49%) Redis
12 3 (3.37%) Apache Accumulo
12 3 (3.37%) Text Mining
13 2 (2.25%) Couchbase
13 2 (2.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (16.85%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.74%) Vagrant
3 5 (5.62%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.62%) JUnit
3 5 (5.62%) Maven
4 4 (4.49%) Cucumber
4 4 (4.49%) Eclipse
4 4 (4.49%) JIRA
4 4 (4.49%) Selenium
5 3 (3.37%) Bitbucket
5 3 (3.37%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (3.37%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.25%) FitNesse
6 2 (2.25%) Mockito
6 2 (2.25%) MSI
6 2 (2.25%) NuGet
6 2 (2.25%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.25%) TestNG
6 2 (2.25%) WiX
General
1 17 (19.10%) Finance
2 4 (4.49%) Banking
2 4 (4.49%) Games
3 2 (2.25%) Marketing
4 1 (1.12%) Back Office
4 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (43.82%) Developer
2 26 (29.21%) Java Developer
2 26 (29.21%) Software Engineer
3 17 (19.10%) C# Developer
4 15 (16.85%) Junior
4 15 (16.85%) Software Developer
5 14 (15.73%) Scala Developer
6 13 (14.61%) Apache Spark Developer
6 13 (14.61%) Java Scala Developer
6 13 (14.61%) Junior C# Developer
6 13 (14.61%) Junior Developer
6 13 (14.61%) Junior Java Developer
7 11 (12.36%) C# Software Developer
8 9 (10.11%) Scala Software Engineer
8 9 (10.11%) Senior Developer
8 9 (10.11%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (8.99%) Data Engineer
10 7 (7.87%) Java Engineer
10 7 (7.87%) Java Software Engineer
10 7 (7.87%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (38.20%) Web Services
2 24 (26.97%) Spring
3 22 (24.72%) .NET
4 20 (22.47%) HTML
5 16 (17.98%) AngularJS
6 15 (16.85%) CSS
7 11 (12.36%) HTML5
7 11 (12.36%) Play Framework
7 11 (12.36%) REST
8 10 (11.24%) Akka
9 9 (10.11%) Hibernate
10 7 (7.87%) J2EE
10 7 (7.87%) RabbitMQ
10 7 (7.87%) RESTful
11 6 (6.74%) jQuery
11 6 (6.74%) SOAP
11 6 (6.74%) Spring MVC
12 5 (5.62%) SAX
12 5 (5.62%) Servlets
12 5 (5.62%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.60%) Data Structures
2 15 (16.85%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (7.87%) User Experience
4 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.62%) iPad
4 5 (5.62%) Wiki
5 4 (4.49%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.37%) Blog
6 3 (3.37%) Online Banking
6 3 (3.37%) Social Media
7 2 (2.25%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.25%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.12%) Fintech
8 1 (1.12%) Grid Computing
8 1 (1.12%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.12%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.85%) Linux
2 4 (4.49%) Android
2 4 (4.49%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.37%) Unix
3 3 (3.37%) Windows
4 2 (2.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (61.80%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (43.82%) Analytics
3 37 (41.57%) Software Engineering
4 31 (34.83%) Open Source
4 31 (34.83%) TDD
5 30 (33.71%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (26.97%) Test Automation
7 23 (25.84%) OO
8 21 (23.60%) MapReduce
9 20 (22.47%) Data Acquisition
10 19 (21.35%) Scrum
11 14 (15.73%) BDD
11 14 (15.73%) Microservices
12 12 (13.48%) Data Analytics
12 12 (13.48%) Kanban
12 12 (13.48%) Pair Programming
13 11 (12.36%) Machine Learning
14 10 (11.24%) DevOps
14 10 (11.24%) Mentoring
15 9 (10.11%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 77 (86.52%) Java
2 56 (62.92%) Python
3 39 (43.82%) SQL
4 32 (35.96%) JavaScript
5 30 (33.71%) C#
6 26 (29.21%) Haskell
7 25 (28.09%) Ruby
8 22 (24.72%) Clojure
9 12 (13.48%) Go
10 8 (8.99%) R
11 7 (7.87%) Groovy
12 6 (6.74%) F#
13 5 (5.62%) Bash Shell
14 4 (4.49%) Apple Swift
14 4 (4.49%) C
14 4 (4.49%) Erlang
14 4 (4.49%) Objective-C
14 4 (4.49%) PHP
15 3 (3.37%) C++
16 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (8.99%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) PhD
4 1 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.12%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.12%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 9 (10.11%) Docker
2 1 (1.12%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (8.99%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (8.99%) Puppet
2 6 (6.74%) Ansible
3 2 (2.25%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.12%) Ambari
4 1 (1.12%) Mesos
4 1 (1.12%) Nagios
4 1 (1.12%) Prometheus
4 1 (1.12%) Salt
4 1 (1.12%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (10.11%) Oracle
2 4 (4.49%) IBM
2 4 (4.49%) Tableau
3 3 (3.37%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.25%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.12%) Actuate
5 1 (1.12%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.12%) Cognos
5 1 (1.12%) Google
5 1 (1.12%) New Relic
5 1 (1.12%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.12%) Splunk
5 1 (1.12%) Teradata