Period
to 13 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 13 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
13 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 69 59 62
Rank change year-on-year -10 +3 -13
Permanent jobs citing Scala 5 1 16
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.95% 0.23% 2.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.26% 0.36% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 11
10th Percentile £41,675 " "
25th Percentile £43,438 " £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,750 - £50,000
75th Percentile £55,938 " £55,000
90th Percentile £56,425 " £57,500
UK median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14% -

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 398 274 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 75.67% 63.72% 66.16%
Number of salaries quoted 196 138 302
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £30,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
75th Percentile £52,750 £55,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Scala as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Scala in Northern Ireland

Scala
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scala in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Scala in Northern Ireland

Scala
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 13 June 2021. 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
County Down - 3 - -
County Antrim -2 2 £50,750 - 4
Scala
UK

For the 6 months to 13 June 2021, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Scala.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Line Management
2 3 (60.00%) Microservices
2 3 (60.00%) Software Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (60.00%) SMS
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (60.00%) AWS Certification
2 3 (60.00%) AWS CloudFormation

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (60.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (60.00%) Serverless
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon Kinesis Data Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon Athena
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon Aurora
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon QuickSight
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) BigQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) AWS Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) Apollo GraphQL
1 3 (60.00%) GraphQL
1 3 (60.00%) REST
1 3 (60.00%) Spring
1 3 (60.00%) Spring Boot
2 2 (40.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (60.00%) Data Structures
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (60.00%) Self-Motivation
1 3 (60.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Behavioural Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Decision-Making
2 3 (60.00%) Fintech
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure as Code
2 3 (60.00%) Line Management
2 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (60.00%) Microservices
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (60.00%) Product Roadmap
2 3 (60.00%) Push Notifications
2 3 (60.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) AWS Certification
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Terraform
2 2 (40.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle