Period
to 19 September 2018

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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > South East
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 294 337 450
Rank change year-on-year +43 +113 +60
Permanent jobs citing Scala 273 228 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.92% 0.78% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.62% 1.42% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 239 196 145
South East median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +14.29% +0.96%
10th Percentile £32,045 £41,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £94,100 £84,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%

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 16,835 16,075 18,946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.93% 55.18% 52.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14,591 13,979 16,824
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,425
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 19 September 2018.

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 19 September 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
Thames Valley -14 120 £67,500 +3.85% 16
Berkshire +40 70 £85,250 +45.11% 8
West Sussex +18 46 £70,000 +16.67% 3
East Sussex +19 45 £60,000 +6.67% 3
Surrey +33 42 £60,000 - 6
Oxfordshire -26 40 £45,000 -38.36% 5
Hampshire +10 29 £57,500 +9.11%
Buckinghamshire -11 14 £90,000 +53.19% 3
Middlesex +10 4 £100,000 -
Kent +12 1 £50,000 +17.65%
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 South East region with a requirement for Scala.

1 228 (83.52%) Java
2 187 (68.50%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (41.03%) Python
4 104 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
5 89 (32.60%) Scrum
6 81 (29.67%) SQL
6 81 (29.67%) TDD
7 74 (27.11%) Machine Learning
8 73 (26.74%) Git (software)
9 72 (26.37%) Hadoop
10 70 (25.64%) Big Data
11 66 (24.18%) JavaScript
12 65 (23.81%) AngularJS
13 64 (23.44%) Amazon AWS
14 58 (21.25%) HTML
15 57 (20.88%) Jenkins
16 55 (20.15%) REST
16 55 (20.15%) RESTful
17 54 (19.78%) Relational Database
18 52 (19.05%) Microservices
19 50 (18.32%) DevOps
19 50 (18.32%) Kanban
20 49 (17.95%) React
21 46 (16.85%) Apache Spark
21 46 (16.85%) Linux
22 45 (16.48%) Software Engineering
22 45 (16.48%) Data Science
23 44 (16.12%) Apache Hive
24 43 (15.75%) Analytics
24 43 (15.75%) JSON

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 46 (16.85%) Apache Spark
2 23 (8.42%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (5.86%) Confluence
4 15 (5.49%) Apache
5 9 (3.30%) JBoss
6 7 (2.56%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.83%) SAS
8 3 (1.10%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.10%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.37%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.37%) Ethereum
9 1 (0.37%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 10 (3.66%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 64 (23.44%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (6.23%) Amazon S3
3 17 (6.23%) Google Cloud Platform
4 16 (5.86%) Serverless
5 13 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (4.40%) Amazon SQS
7 10 (3.66%) Amazon EMR
7 10 (3.66%) Amazon Kinesis
7 10 (3.66%) AWS Lambda
7 10 (3.66%) Azure Active Directory
7 10 (3.66%) npm
7 10 (3.66%) Office 365
8 8 (2.93%) GitHub
9 5 (1.83%) Slack
10 4 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (1.47%) IaaS
10 4 (1.47%) SaaS
11 3 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.40%) HTTP
2 10 (3.66%) Network Security
3 5 (1.83%) Internet
4 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (26.37%) Hadoop
2 70 (25.64%) Big Data
3 54 (19.78%) Relational Database
4 44 (16.12%) Apache Hive
5 42 (15.38%) NoSQL
6 39 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
7 33 (12.09%) RDBMS
8 30 (10.99%) Data Warehouse
8 30 (10.99%) Impala
9 28 (10.26%) MongoDB
10 27 (9.89%) Sqoop
11 20 (7.33%) MySQL
12 15 (5.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 12 (4.40%) Amazon RDS
14 10 (3.66%) Amazon Redshift
14 10 (3.66%) Cosmos DB
15 8 (2.93%) HBase
16 5 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
16 5 (1.83%) SQL Server
17 3 (1.10%) Redis
Development Applications
1 73 (26.74%) Git (software)
2 57 (20.88%) Jenkins
3 29 (10.62%) Maven
4 27 (9.89%) TeamCity
5 25 (9.16%) JUnit
6 23 (8.42%) Gradle
7 17 (6.23%) JIRA
8 15 (5.49%) Selenium
9 14 (5.13%) Bitbucket
10 9 (3.30%) Eclipse
10 9 (3.30%) IntelliJ
11 7 (2.56%) Subversion
12 5 (1.83%) GitLab
12 5 (1.83%) SoapUI
13 4 (1.47%) Hudson
14 3 (1.10%) CircleCI
15 2 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 2 (0.73%) Cucumber
15 2 (0.73%) Gatling
16 1 (0.37%) NUnit
General
1 29 (10.62%) Retail
2 14 (5.13%) Marketing
3 3 (1.10%) Advertising
3 3 (1.10%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.73%) Finance
4 2 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.37%) Banking
5 1 (0.37%) French Language
5 1 (0.37%) Games
5 1 (0.37%) German Language
Job Titles
1 136 (49.82%) Developer
2 67 (24.54%) Java Developer
3 53 (19.41%) Scala Developer
4 38 (13.92%) Data Engineer
4 38 (13.92%) Software Developer
5 32 (11.72%) Java Scala Developer
6 30 (10.99%) Big Data Engineer
7 28 (10.26%) Hadoop Engineer
8 23 (8.42%) Java Engineer
8 23 (8.42%) Senior Data Engineer
9 21 (7.69%) Architect
9 21 (7.69%) Software Engineer
10 20 (7.33%) Senior Developer
11 19 (6.96%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
12 18 (6.59%) .NET Developer
12 18 (6.59%) .NET Software Developer
12 18 (6.59%) C# .NET Developer
12 18 (6.59%) C# Developer
12 18 (6.59%) C# Software Developer
12 18 (6.59%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (23.81%) AngularJS
2 58 (21.25%) HTML
3 55 (20.15%) REST
3 55 (20.15%) RESTful
4 49 (17.95%) React
5 43 (15.75%) JSON
6 40 (14.65%) .NET
7 38 (13.92%) Kafka
7 38 (13.92%) Web Services
8 35 (12.82%) Akka
8 35 (12.82%) CSS
8 35 (12.82%) TensorFlow
9 30 (10.99%) MLlib
10 27 (9.89%) Keras
11 26 (9.52%) Play Framework
11 26 (9.52%) Spring
12 25 (9.16%) XML
13 23 (8.42%) HTML5
14 16 (5.86%) Ajax
14 16 (5.86%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.26%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (8.42%) User Experience
3 16 (5.86%) Algorithms
4 12 (4.40%) Mobile App
5 10 (3.66%) Computer Science
6 9 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.30%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.10%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (1.10%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.73%) NHS
8 2 (0.73%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (0.37%) Bitcoin
9 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.37%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.37%) Replication
9 1 (0.37%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.37%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 46 (16.85%) Linux
2 8 (2.93%) Unix
3 3 (1.10%) Windows
4 1 (0.37%) Android
4 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (68.50%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
3 89 (32.60%) Scrum
4 81 (29.67%) TDD
5 74 (27.11%) Machine Learning
6 52 (19.05%) Microservices
7 50 (18.32%) DevOps
7 50 (18.32%) Kanban
8 45 (16.48%) Data Science
8 45 (16.48%) Software Engineering
9 43 (15.75%) Analytics
10 39 (14.29%) BDD
11 37 (13.55%) Test Automation
12 35 (12.82%) OO
13 34 (12.45%) Problem-Solving
14 33 (12.09%) MapReduce
15 32 (11.72%) Unit Testing
16 31 (11.36%) Deep Learning
17 29 (10.62%) Open Source
18 27 (9.89%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 228 (83.52%) Java
2 112 (41.03%) Python
3 81 (29.67%) SQL
4 66 (24.18%) JavaScript
5 42 (15.38%) Go
6 40 (14.65%) Shell Script
7 38 (13.92%) Java 8
8 36 (13.19%) R
9 32 (11.72%) C#
10 27 (9.89%) C++
11 20 (7.33%) Kotlin
12 17 (6.23%) Ruby
13 12 (4.40%) Groovy
14 11 (4.03%) PL/SQL
15 9 (3.30%) C
15 9 (3.30%) HiveQL
16 8 (2.93%) Clojure
17 4 (1.47%) Bash Shell
17 4 (1.47%) Lua
18 3 (1.10%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 18 (6.59%) Degree
2 15 (5.49%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.66%) MCSA
3 10 (3.66%) MCSE
3 10 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (2.93%) PhD
5 5 (1.83%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.10%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.10%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.73%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.73%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.86%) GCP
2 5 (1.83%) GDPR
3 4 (1.47%) QA
4 3 (1.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 29 (10.62%) Apache Flume
2 21 (7.69%) HDFS
3 19 (6.96%) Docker
4 10 (3.66%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 27 (9.89%) Hadoop YARN
2 9 (3.30%) Puppet
3 8 (2.93%) Kubernetes
4 7 (2.56%) Ansible
5 6 (2.20%) Kibana
6 3 (1.10%) Grafana
6 3 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.73%) Terraform
8 1 (0.37%) Salt
Vendors
1 32 (11.72%) Cloudera
2 31 (11.36%) Hortonworks
3 20 (7.33%) Atlassian
4 12 (4.40%) Microsoft
5 8 (2.93%) Capita
6 7 (2.56%) Google
6 7 (2.56%) webMethods
7 5 (1.83%) RapidMiner
8 4 (1.47%) Apple
8 4 (1.47%) Oracle
9 3 (1.10%) Sun
10 1 (0.37%) MapR
10 1 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.37%) Tableau