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 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
South West / Somerset
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Scala 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.29% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.46% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 431 348 324
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 63.01% 58.10% 57.24%
Number of salaries quoted 344 306 292
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 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
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 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 1 £35,000 -
Scala
South West

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Scala.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Programming
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) Haskell
3 1 (33.33%) Erlang
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Groovy
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Clojure
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) FreeBSD
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (33.33%) Kafka
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (33.33%) TDD

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 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Scala Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) FreeBSD
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Programming
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Clojure
3 1 (33.33%) Erlang
3 1 (33.33%) Groovy
3 1 (33.33%) Haskell
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet