The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Scala skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 135 152
Rank change year-on-year +32 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Scala 4 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.32% 0.51% 0.041%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 1.16% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 1
Median salary £37,500 £43,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.79% -27.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

Scala is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 634 865 835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 51.17% 44.38% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 489 787 725
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Scala as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Scala in Reading

Scala
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scala in Reading.

Salary trend for Scala in Reading

Scala
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for Scala.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) NoSQL
3 8 (72.73%) Big Data
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) Spring
5 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
5 5 (45.45%) Python
6 4 (36.36%) Apache
6 4 (36.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (36.36%) Neo4j
6 4 (36.36%) Apache Spark
6 4 (36.36%) Kafka
6 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
6 4 (36.36%) Spring Cloud
7 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
7 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
7 3 (27.27%) Scrum
7 3 (27.27%) SQL
8 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
8 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
8 2 (18.18%) J2EE
8 2 (18.18%) Oracle
8 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (18.18%) Degree
8 2 (18.18%) QA
8 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
8 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
8 2 (18.18%) REST
8 2 (18.18%) MapReduce

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (36.36%) Apache
1 4 (36.36%) Apache Spark
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Pig
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) NoSQL
2 8 (72.73%) Big Data
3 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
3 4 (36.36%) Neo4j
4 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
5 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
6 1 (9.09%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (9.09%) DB2
6 1 (9.09%) HBase
6 1 (9.09%) Impala
6 1 (9.09%) OrientDB
6 1 (9.09%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Java Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Big Data Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Big Data Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Data Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Designer
5 1 (9.09%) Hadoop Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Hadoop Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Hadoop Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Spring
2 4 (36.36%) Kafka
2 4 (36.36%) Spring Cloud
3 2 (18.18%) J2EE
3 2 (18.18%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 1 (9.09%) Play Framework
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (9.09%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning
4 2 (18.18%) MapReduce
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) OOD
5 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (9.09%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (9.09%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Ab Initio
2 1 (9.09%) Hortonworks
2 1 (9.09%) MicroStrategy
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