Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 322 406 461
Rank change year-on-year +84 +55 +88
Permanent jobs citing Scala 253 186 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.82% 0.53% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.45% 1.03% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 224 156 171
South East median annual salary £60,000 £54,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +6.93% +18.82%
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £84,000 £75,000 £65,750
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +8.70%

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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 17456 18105 21399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.70% 51.59% 50.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15218 15990 18580
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Scala as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Scala in the South East

Scala
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Scala in the South East

Scala
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in the South East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Scala in the South East

Scala
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley +90 147 £60,000 +11.11% 7
Berkshire +69 51 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Oxfordshire +22 51 £67,500 +14.89% 3
Buckinghamshire +36 47 £60,000 +14.29% 1
Surrey -8 43 £60,000 -2.04% 2
West Sussex +22 33 £67,500 +22.73% 2
Hampshire 0 12 £52,700 +24.00%
East Sussex -2 12 £58,750 -16.07% 1
Sussex - 5 £67,500 - 1
Middlesex +10 2 £76,250 -
Kent - 2 £41,500 -
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Scala.

1 232 (91.70%) Java
2 174 (68.77%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (39.53%) Python
4 97 (38.34%) SQL
5 83 (32.81%) Apache Spark
6 82 (32.41%) Big Data
6 82 (32.41%) JavaScript
7 77 (30.43%) Hadoop
8 68 (26.88%) NoSQL
8 68 (26.88%) Software Engineering
9 67 (26.48%) REST
10 65 (25.69%) TDD
11 61 (24.11%) Scrum
12 56 (22.13%) Linux
12 56 (22.13%) Spring
13 53 (20.95%) Test Automation
14 52 (20.55%) CSS
15 51 (20.16%) Open Source
16 50 (19.76%) HTML
16 50 (19.76%) Continuous Integration
17 45 (17.79%) DevOps
18 41 (16.21%) CSS3
19 40 (15.81%) Microservices
20 39 (15.42%) JSON
21 38 (15.02%) Web Services
21 38 (15.02%) Elasticsearch
22 37 (14.62%) Kafka
23 36 (14.23%) Amazon AWS
23 36 (14.23%) C++
24 34 (13.44%) Unix

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 83 (32.81%) Apache Spark
2 38 (15.02%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (7.51%) Apache
4 15 (5.93%) Apache Solr
5 10 (3.95%) Confluence
6 8 (3.16%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.37%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.98%) Jetty
8 5 (1.98%) nginx
8 5 (1.98%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.58%) JBoss
9 4 (1.58%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.58%) SAS
10 3 (1.19%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.79%) GeoServer
12 1 (0.40%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (0.40%) GNU Octave
1 1 (0.40%) Mathematica
1 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 36 (14.23%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (7.11%) SaaS
3 13 (5.14%) Amazon S3
4 12 (4.74%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (4.74%) GitHub
5 11 (4.35%) PaaS
6 9 (3.56%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (1.98%) Amazon EMR
8 4 (1.58%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (1.19%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.79%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.40%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.32%) Internet
2 6 (2.37%) HTTP
3 5 (1.98%) DHCP
3 5 (1.98%) DNS
4 4 (1.58%) BGP
4 4 (1.58%) EIGRP
4 4 (1.58%) Firewall
4 4 (1.58%) MPLS
4 4 (1.58%) Network Security
4 4 (1.58%) OSPF
4 4 (1.58%) RIP
5 3 (1.19%) IPv4
5 3 (1.19%) IPv6
5 3 (1.19%) Skype
6 1 (0.40%) Broadband
6 1 (0.40%) GSM
6 1 (0.40%) LTE
6 1 (0.40%) SMS
6 1 (0.40%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (32.41%) Big Data
2 77 (30.43%) Hadoop
3 68 (26.88%) NoSQL
4 32 (12.65%) Relational Database
5 28 (11.07%) MongoDB
6 21 (8.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 20 (7.91%) MySQL
8 19 (7.51%) PostgreSQL
9 18 (7.11%) HBase
10 16 (6.32%) Apache Hive
11 15 (5.93%) Data Mining
12 12 (4.74%) Data Lake
12 12 (4.74%) Redis
13 11 (4.35%) Text Mining
14 7 (2.77%) Impala
14 7 (2.77%) RDBMS
15 6 (2.37%) SQL Server
15 6 (2.37%) Sqoop
16 4 (1.58%) GIS
16 4 (1.58%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 34 (13.44%) Git (software)
2 27 (10.67%) Jenkins
3 26 (10.28%) Maven
4 23 (9.09%) Subversion
5 21 (8.30%) JIRA
6 14 (5.53%) Ant
6 14 (5.53%) Selenium
7 13 (5.14%) JUnit
8 9 (3.56%) Gradle
9 7 (2.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (2.77%) Bitbucket
10 6 (2.37%) IntelliJ
10 6 (2.37%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (1.98%) Eclipse
11 5 (1.98%) JIRA Agile
12 4 (1.58%) GitLab
12 4 (1.58%) Vagrant
13 3 (1.19%) Cucumber
13 3 (1.19%) TestNG
14 2 (0.79%) SoapUI
General
1 28 (11.07%) Finance
2 22 (8.70%) Banking
3 8 (3.16%) Advertising
4 7 (2.77%) Retail
5 5 (1.98%) Publishing
6 4 (1.58%) Marketing
7 2 (0.79%) Military
7 2 (0.79%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.40%) Electronics
8 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 114 (45.06%) Developer
2 91 (35.97%) Java Developer
3 59 (23.32%) Scala Developer
4 50 (19.76%) Java Scala Developer
5 29 (11.46%) Big Data Engineer
6 27 (10.67%) Data Engineer
7 24 (9.49%) Software Developer
8 20 (7.91%) Java Software Developer
8 20 (7.91%) Senior Developer
9 17 (6.72%) Team Leader
10 15 (5.93%) Hadoop Engineer
11 13 (5.14%) Software Engineer
12 11 (4.35%) Architect
12 11 (4.35%) Development Manager
13 10 (3.95%) Agile Developer
13 10 (3.95%) C# Developer
13 10 (3.95%) Development Team Leader
13 10 (3.95%) Senior Java Developer
13 10 (3.95%) Software Development Team Leader
13 10 (3.95%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (26.48%) REST
2 56 (22.13%) Spring
3 52 (20.55%) CSS
4 50 (19.76%) HTML
5 41 (16.21%) CSS3
6 39 (15.42%) JSON
7 38 (15.02%) Web Services
8 37 (14.62%) Kafka
9 34 (13.44%) HTML5
10 33 (13.04%) .NET
11 31 (12.25%) RESTful
12 30 (11.86%) Ajax
12 30 (11.86%) AngularJS
13 29 (11.46%) Node.js
14 27 (10.67%) SOAP
15 19 (7.51%) Hibernate
16 16 (6.32%) Django
16 16 (6.32%) Play Framework
16 16 (6.32%) Ruby on Rails
17 15 (5.93%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.32%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.14%) Fintech
3 11 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (4.35%) User Experience
4 5 (1.98%) Algorithms
4 5 (1.98%) Linked Data
5 4 (1.58%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.58%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (1.58%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.58%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.19%) Replication
7 2 (0.79%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.79%) iPad
7 2 (0.79%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.79%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.40%) Blog
8 1 (0.40%) SCADA
8 1 (0.40%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 56 (22.13%) Linux
2 34 (13.44%) Unix
3 9 (3.56%) CentOS
4 6 (2.37%) Ubuntu
4 6 (2.37%) Windows
5 4 (1.58%) Android
5 4 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.19%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.79%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (68.77%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (26.88%) Software Engineering
3 65 (25.69%) TDD
4 61 (24.11%) Scrum
5 53 (20.95%) Test Automation
6 51 (20.16%) Open Source
7 50 (19.76%) Continuous Integration
8 45 (17.79%) DevOps
9 40 (15.81%) Microservices
10 31 (12.25%) Machine Learning
11 26 (10.28%) Kanban
12 24 (9.49%) Pair Programming
13 23 (9.09%) SDLC
14 22 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
14 22 (8.70%) Mentoring
15 21 (8.30%) Functional Programming
16 19 (7.51%) Analytics
16 19 (7.51%) BDD
16 19 (7.51%) Continuous Deployment
17 18 (7.11%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 232 (91.70%) Java
2 100 (39.53%) Python
3 97 (38.34%) SQL
4 82 (32.41%) JavaScript
5 36 (14.23%) C++
6 33 (13.04%) Go
7 32 (12.65%) C#
7 32 (12.65%) R
7 32 (12.65%) Ruby
8 19 (7.51%) C
9 17 (6.72%) Bash Shell
10 12 (4.74%) Groovy
11 10 (3.95%) PHP
11 10 (3.95%) VB
12 9 (3.56%) Clojure
12 9 (3.56%) MATLAB
13 7 (2.77%) PL/SQL
13 7 (2.77%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.58%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.58%) Rust
Qualifications
1 29 (11.46%) Degree
2 19 (7.51%) Security Cleared
3 15 (5.93%) SC Cleared
4 11 (4.35%) PhD
5 9 (3.56%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (2.77%) Master's Degree
7 5 (1.98%) Oracle Certification
8 4 (1.58%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.19%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.58%) QA
System Software
1 28 (11.07%) Docker
2 14 (5.53%) Apache Flume
3 8 (3.16%) HDFS
4 6 (2.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (1.58%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.58%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (5.14%) Puppet
2 11 (4.35%) Mesos
3 7 (2.77%) Hadoop YARN
4 5 (1.98%) Terraform
5 4 (1.58%) Ansible
5 4 (1.58%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.58%) Nagios
5 4 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.58%) Salt
6 3 (1.19%) Kibana
6 3 (1.19%) Oozie
Vendors
1 19 (7.51%) Oracle
2 15 (5.93%) Cloudera
3 6 (2.37%) webMethods
4 5 (1.98%) Sun
5 4 (1.58%) AppDynamics
5 4 (1.58%) Citrix
5 4 (1.58%) New Relic
5 4 (1.58%) Rackspace
6 3 (1.19%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.19%) Google
7 2 (0.79%) Hortonworks
7 2 (0.79%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.40%) Adobe
8 1 (0.40%) Cisco
8 1 (0.40%) MapR
8 1 (0.40%) NEC
8 1 (0.40%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.40%) Samsung
8 1 (0.40%) Tableau