Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 104 109
Rank change year-on-year +45 +5 -14
Permanent jobs citing Scala 37 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.71% 0.65% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.85% 1.01% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 37 8 5
Somerset median annual salary £55,500 £50,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.00% +20.48% -17.00%
10th Percentile £27,000 £42,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £62,750 £43,150
South West median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year +4.55% +7.32% -6.82%

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 632 794 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 63.33% 64.08% 64.45%
Number of salaries quoted 476 691 709
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,750 £26,650
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +5.19%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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 +32 22 £48,750 -2.50% 1
Taunton - 7 £55,000 -
Street - 6 £82,500 -
Scala
South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 22 (59.46%) SQL
2 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (56.76%) Visualisation
3 19 (51.35%) Apache Spark
4 18 (48.65%) Java
5 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
6 16 (43.24%) React
7 14 (37.84%) Big Data
7 14 (37.84%) Deep Learning
7 14 (37.84%) Python
7 14 (37.84%) Data Science
8 13 (35.14%) Machine Learning
9 11 (29.73%) Mentoring
10 9 (24.32%) Data Engineering
10 9 (24.32%) Hadoop
10 9 (24.32%) Scrum
10 9 (24.32%) Data Modelling
11 8 (21.62%) Line Management
12 7 (18.92%) Data Visualisation
13 6 (16.22%) Coaching
13 6 (16.22%) R
13 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
13 6 (16.22%) ETL
13 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (16.22%) Data Management
13 6 (16.22%) Degree
13 6 (16.22%) Numerate Degree
13 6 (16.22%) Collaborative Working
14 5 (13.51%) Computer Science Degree
14 5 (13.51%) Decision-Making

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 19 (51.35%) Apache Spark
2 5 (13.51%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.51%) Amazon Kinesis
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) Big Data
2 9 (24.32%) Hadoop
3 5 (13.51%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (8.11%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Developer
1 17 (45.95%) Software Developer
2 16 (43.24%) Java Developer
2 16 (43.24%) Java Software Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Lead Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Lead Software Developer
4 11 (29.73%) Java Scala Developer
4 11 (29.73%) Lead Java Developer
4 11 (29.73%) Scala Developer
5 8 (21.62%) Data Engineer
6 7 (18.92%) Principal Engineer
7 6 (16.22%) Data Scientist
8 5 (13.51%) Graduate
8 5 (13.51%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (13.51%) Graduate Java Developer
8 5 (13.51%) Graduate Software Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Data Science Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) React Developer
9 2 (5.41%) SQL Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) React
2 5 (13.51%) MLlib
2 5 (13.51%) Natural Language Processing
2 5 (13.51%) Pandas
2 5 (13.51%) scikit-learn
3 1 (2.70%) Cocoon
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Algorithms
1 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (56.76%) Visualisation
2 14 (37.84%) Data Science
2 14 (37.84%) Deep Learning
3 13 (35.14%) Machine Learning
4 11 (29.73%) Mentoring
5 9 (24.32%) Data Engineering
5 9 (24.32%) Data Modelling
5 9 (24.32%) Scrum
6 8 (21.62%) Line Management
7 7 (18.92%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (16.22%) Coaching
8 6 (16.22%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (16.22%) Data Management
8 6 (16.22%) ETL
8 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (13.51%) Decision-Making
9 5 (13.51%) Lean Software Development
9 5 (13.51%) Mobile Development
9 5 (13.51%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 22 (59.46%) SQL
2 18 (48.65%) Java
3 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
4 14 (37.84%) Python
5 6 (16.22%) R
6 5 (13.51%) Ruby
7 2 (5.41%) Java 8
8 1 (2.70%) C
8 1 (2.70%) Go
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
1 6 (16.22%) Numerate Degree
2 5 (13.51%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) HDFS
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Tableau