Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
South West > Somerset
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 111 106
Rank change year-on-year +66 -5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Scala 40 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.65% 0.15% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.56% 0.24% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 40 1 10
Somerset median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +26.58% -7.06%
10th Percentile £27,000 £47,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £52,500 £43,250
South West median annual salary £61,069 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.21% +15.00% -9.09%

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 529 820 828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 61.44% 62.93% 62.73%
Number of salaries quoted 442 697 749
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +9.59%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,850
90th Percentile £62,450 £57,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £44,250 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.26% +1.25% +3.90%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 +68 27 £57,500 +15.00%
Street - 8 £82,500 -
Taunton +10 4 £56,500 - 4
Scala
South West

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (62.50%) Visualisation
3 24 (60.00%) Java
4 22 (55.00%) JavaScript
5 21 (52.50%) React
6 20 (50.00%) SQL
7 16 (40.00%) Mentoring
7 16 (40.00%) Apache Spark
8 14 (35.00%) Scrum
9 12 (30.00%) Big Data
10 9 (22.50%) Deep Learning
10 9 (22.50%) Python
10 9 (22.50%) Data Science
10 9 (22.50%) Line Management
11 8 (20.00%) Machine Learning
11 8 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
12 7 (17.50%) Git (software)
12 7 (17.50%) BDD
12 7 (17.50%) Amazon Redshift
12 7 (17.50%) TDD
12 7 (17.50%) Amazon Kinesis
12 7 (17.50%) Decision-Making
13 6 (15.00%) Numerate Degree
13 6 (15.00%) Degree
13 6 (15.00%) Data Visualisation
14 5 (12.50%) R
14 5 (12.50%) Android
14 5 (12.50%) Hadoop
14 5 (12.50%) Mathematics
14 5 (12.50%) Physics

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 16 (40.00%) Apache Spark
2 4 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (17.50%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) Big Data
2 7 (17.50%) Amazon Redshift
3 5 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.00%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Developer
2 21 (52.50%) Java Developer
3 20 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 19 (47.50%) Java Software Developer
5 17 (42.50%) Lead Developer
6 16 (40.00%) Lead Java Developer
7 15 (37.50%) Lead Software Developer
8 14 (35.00%) Java Scala Developer
8 14 (35.00%) Scala Developer
9 5 (12.50%) Data Engineer
9 5 (12.50%) Graduate
9 5 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (12.50%) Graduate Java Developer
9 5 (12.50%) Graduate Software Developer
10 4 (10.00%) Data Scientist
10 4 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
11 2 (5.00%) React Developer
11 2 (5.00%) SQL Developer
12 1 (2.50%) Data Analyst
12 1 (2.50%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) React
2 4 (10.00%) MLlib
2 4 (10.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (10.00%) Pandas
2 4 (10.00%) scikit-learn
3 1 (2.50%) Cocoon
3 1 (2.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Fintech
3 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (62.50%) Visualisation
3 16 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 14 (35.00%) Scrum
5 9 (22.50%) Data Science
5 9 (22.50%) Deep Learning
5 9 (22.50%) Line Management
6 8 (20.00%) Machine Learning
7 7 (17.50%) BDD
7 7 (17.50%) Decision-Making
7 7 (17.50%) TDD
8 6 (15.00%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (12.50%) Data Engineering
9 5 (12.50%) Data Modelling
9 5 (12.50%) Mathematics
9 5 (12.50%) Mobile Development
9 5 (12.50%) Physics
10 4 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
11 3 (7.50%) Data Management
11 3 (7.50%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) Java
2 22 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (50.00%) SQL
4 9 (22.50%) Python
5 5 (12.50%) R
6 4 (10.00%) Ruby
7 2 (5.00%) Java 8
8 1 (2.50%) C
8 1 (2.50%) Go
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
1 6 (15.00%) Numerate Degree
2 5 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) HDFS
2 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Tableau