Period
to 13 August 2020

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 13 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > South East
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 239 326 283
Rank change year-on-year +87 -43 +59
Permanent jobs citing Scala 83 197 312
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.77% 0.75% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.38% 1.40% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 74 138 279
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £93,875
England median annual salary £75,000 £73,436 £70,000
% change year-on-year +2.13% +4.91% +3.70%

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 6,036 14,065 17,052
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.28% 53.89% 57.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5,122 12,069 14,746
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.97% +0.56%
10th Percentile £31,888 £28,750 £29,063
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,350 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Scala as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scala in the South East.

Salary trend for Scala in the South East

Scala
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scala in the South East over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

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 13 August 2020. 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 +47 30 £60,000 - 1
Hampshire +88 23 £42,500 -15.00% 8
Oxfordshire +50 20 £60,000 -14.29%
West Sussex +50 15 £77,500 +19.23% 2
Berkshire +17 9 £62,500 +8.70% 1
East Sussex +45 7 £40,000 -15.79%
Kent - 5 £75,000 -
Surrey +74 3 £55,000 - 4
Buckinghamshire +71 1 £30,000 -
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, 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 62 (74.70%) Java
2 48 (57.83%) Python
3 44 (53.01%) Machine Learning
4 42 (50.60%) AWS
5 29 (34.94%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (34.94%) Big Data
6 27 (32.53%) Degree
7 24 (28.92%) Artificial Intelligence
7 24 (28.92%) Hadoop
8 22 (26.51%) NoSQL
8 22 (26.51%) Apache
9 21 (25.30%) Apache Spark
10 20 (24.10%) MongoDB
11 19 (22.89%) Azure
11 19 (22.89%) Microservices
11 19 (22.89%) SQL
11 19 (22.89%) Software Engineering
12 17 (20.48%) Computer Science
12 17 (20.48%) Security Cleared
12 17 (20.48%) Linux
12 17 (20.48%) JavaScript
13 16 (19.28%) C#
13 16 (19.28%) C++
13 16 (19.28%) DevOps
14 15 (18.07%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (18.07%) SC Cleared
15 14 (16.87%) Data Architecture
16 13 (15.66%) Data Modelling
16 13 (15.66%) .NET
16 13 (15.66%) Kubernetes

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 22 (26.51%) Apache
2 21 (25.30%) Apache Spark
3 8 (9.64%) Oracle Coherence
4 6 (7.23%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (4.82%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.41%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 42 (50.60%) AWS
2 19 (22.89%) Azure
3 8 (9.64%) Power Platform
4 5 (6.02%) GCP
4 5 (6.02%) GitHub
5 4 (4.82%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (3.61%) Amazon S3
6 3 (3.61%) Heroku
7 2 (2.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (2.41%) Amazon GuardDuty
7 2 (2.41%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (2.41%) AWS CloudTrail
7 2 (2.41%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (2.41%) Serverless
8 1 (1.20%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (1.20%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (1.20%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.20%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) Firewall
1 2 (2.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (34.94%) Big Data
2 24 (28.92%) Hadoop
3 22 (26.51%) NoSQL
4 20 (24.10%) MongoDB
5 11 (13.25%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (12.05%) Amazon Redshift
7 8 (9.64%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (9.64%) Cosmos DB
7 8 (9.64%) DB2
7 8 (9.64%) Power BI
7 8 (9.64%) QlikView
7 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
7 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (6.02%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (6.02%) Spatial Data
9 4 (4.82%) Amazon Athena
9 4 (4.82%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (4.82%) Apache Hive
9 4 (4.82%) HBase
9 4 (4.82%) Impala
Development Applications
1 11 (13.25%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.23%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.23%) JIRA
3 5 (6.02%) Subversion
4 4 (4.82%) JUnit
5 2 (2.41%) GoCD
5 2 (2.41%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.20%) Gradle
General
1 8 (9.64%) Banking
1 8 (9.64%) Finance
2 7 (8.43%) Games
3 5 (6.02%) Law
3 5 (6.02%) Legal
3 5 (6.02%) Military
3 5 (6.02%) Public Sector
4 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.20%) Marketing
5 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (43.37%) Developer
2 22 (26.51%) Scala Developer
3 15 (18.07%) Data Engineer
4 13 (15.66%) Java Developer
5 11 (13.25%) Big Data Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) Architect
6 8 (9.64%) Data Architect
6 8 (9.64%) Database Architect
6 8 (9.64%) Enterprise Data Architect
6 8 (9.64%) Java Scala Developer
6 8 (9.64%) Software Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) Strategy Architect
7 6 (7.23%) .NET Developer
7 6 (7.23%) Big Data Software Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) AWS Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Computer Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Graduate
8 5 (6.02%) Synthetic Environment Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Digital Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.66%) .NET
1 13 (15.66%) React
2 10 (12.05%) NumPy
2 10 (12.05%) Pandas
2 10 (12.05%) Vue.js
3 8 (9.64%) scikit-learn
3 8 (9.64%) SciPy
4 7 (8.43%) HTML
4 7 (8.43%) HTML5
4 7 (8.43%) RESTful
5 6 (7.23%) Kafka
6 5 (6.02%) .NET Framework
6 5 (6.02%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 5 (6.02%) jQuery
6 5 (6.02%) Node.js
6 5 (6.02%) OpenGL
6 5 (6.02%) OpenSceneGraph
6 5 (6.02%) Qt
6 5 (6.02%) STL
7 4 (4.82%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Greenfield Project
1 8 (9.64%) Reinsurance
2 5 (6.02%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (6.02%) GPGPU
2 5 (6.02%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (6.02%) User Experience
3 4 (4.82%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.61%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.41%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.41%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.20%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.20%) Blog
6 1 (1.20%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.48%) Linux
2 4 (4.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (53.01%) Machine Learning
2 29 (34.94%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (28.92%) Artificial Intelligence
4 19 (22.89%) Microservices
4 19 (22.89%) Software Engineering
5 17 (20.48%) Computer Science
6 16 (19.28%) DevOps
7 15 (18.07%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (16.87%) Data Architecture
9 13 (15.66%) Data Modelling
9 13 (15.66%) SDLC
10 12 (14.46%) Functional Programming
11 10 (12.05%) Data Science
11 10 (12.05%) Mathematics
11 10 (12.05%) Parallel Programming
11 10 (12.05%) Test Automation
12 9 (10.84%) Analytics
12 9 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (10.84%) Infrastructure as Code
12 9 (10.84%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 62 (74.70%) Java
2 48 (57.83%) Python
3 19 (22.89%) SQL
4 17 (20.48%) JavaScript
5 16 (19.28%) C#
5 16 (19.28%) C++
6 9 (10.84%) C
6 9 (10.84%) R
7 8 (9.64%) Bash Shell
7 8 (9.64%) Korn
8 7 (8.43%) Ruby
9 5 (6.02%) Clojure
10 4 (4.82%) Go
11 3 (3.61%) Java 8
11 3 (3.61%) Kotlin
12 2 (2.41%) Elixir
12 2 (2.41%) Groovy
12 2 (2.41%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.20%) Elm
13 1 (1.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (32.53%) Degree
2 17 (20.48%) Security Cleared
3 15 (18.07%) SC Cleared
4 8 (9.64%) TOGAF Certification
5 7 (8.43%) DV Cleared
6 5 (6.02%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (3.61%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.43%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.41%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (8.43%) Docker
2 4 (4.82%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (15.66%) Kubernetes
2 11 (13.25%) Terraform
3 5 (6.02%) Ansible
4 2 (2.41%) Puppet
5 1 (1.20%) Grafana
5 1 (1.20%) Kibana
5 1 (1.20%) logstash
5 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.20%) Packer
Vendors
1 8 (9.64%) Cognos
1 8 (9.64%) Netezza
1 8 (9.64%) Oracle
1 8 (9.64%) Teradata
2 5 (6.02%) Progress
3 4 (4.82%) Cloudera
3 4 (4.82%) Hortonworks
3 4 (4.82%) MapR
4 3 (3.61%) Google
5 2 (2.41%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.41%) Samsung
6 1 (1.20%) Confluent
6 1 (1.20%) Databricks
6 1 (1.20%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.20%) Splunk
6 1 (1.20%) Xamarin