Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
South West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 117 110
Rank change year-on-year +33 -7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Scala 9 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.91% 0.22% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.55% 0.35% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 5
Somerset median annual salary £60,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.43% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £49,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £37,500 £43,250
South West median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year - +1.85% -1.82%

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 Somerset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 580 857 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 58.59% 63.39% 60.75%
Number of salaries quoted 493 701 708
Somerset median annual salary £42,028 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.07% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,139 £26,250 £29,775
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Scala as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Scala in Somerset

Scala
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Scala in Somerset

Scala
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in Somerset over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Scala in Somerset

Scala
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 17 July 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
Bath +27 7 £57,500 +64.29% 2
Street - 2 £82,500 -
Scala
South West

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Scala.

1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) Visualisation
3 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
3 5 (55.56%) React
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) BDD
5 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (22.22%) Line Management
5 2 (22.22%) Decision-Making
5 2 (22.22%) Big Data
5 2 (22.22%) Apache Spark
5 2 (22.22%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (22.22%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (11.11%) Docker
6 1 (11.11%) DevOps
6 1 (11.11%) Functional Programming
6 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
6 1 (11.11%) Analytics
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
6 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
6 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (11.11%) Social Media
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (11.11%) NoSQL

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (22.22%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) GIS
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Java Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Lead Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Lead Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Scala Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Lead Software Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Scala Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Release Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) React
2 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
1 1 (11.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
2 5 (55.56%) Visualisation
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) Decision-Making
3 2 (22.22%) Line Management
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Programming
4 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes