Period
to 27 October 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 27 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > South East
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 195 332 333
Rank change year-on-year +137 +1 -19
Permanent jobs citing Scala 100 167 223
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.23% 0.66% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.07% 1.24% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 95 120 171
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £39,250 £32,045
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,750 £93,750
England median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £70,500
% change year-on-year - +2.84% +4.44%

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 4,832 13,505 16,368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 59.47% 53.61% 56.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4,158 11,667 14,210
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £68,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -

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 27 October 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 27 October 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
West Sussex +79 36 £67,500 -3.57% 3
Hampshire +108 26 £35,000 -39.13% 2
Thames Valley +67 23 £60,000 +4.35% 2
Oxfordshire +74 20 £60,000 -4.76% 1
Surrey +99 6 £61,250 +11.36%
Kent - 5 £75,000 -
East Sussex +47 4 - - 1
Berkshire +32 2 £60,000 +11.11% 1
Buckinghamshire +66 1 £30,000 -36.84%
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 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 56 (56.00%) Microservices
2 55 (55.00%) DevOps
2 55 (55.00%) AWS
3 50 (50.00%) Java
4 47 (47.00%) NoSQL
5 42 (42.00%) Test Automation
5 42 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (40.00%) Python
6 40 (40.00%) MongoDB
7 39 (39.00%) JIRA
7 39 (39.00%) Mentoring
8 36 (36.00%) JSON
8 36 (36.00%) Scrum
9 35 (35.00%) RESTful
9 35 (35.00%) Web Testing
9 35 (35.00%) Kanban
9 35 (35.00%) Test Strategy
10 34 (34.00%) Service Design
11 32 (32.00%) Big Data
12 31 (31.00%) Machine Learning
13 29 (29.00%) Apache
14 28 (28.00%) SC Cleared
14 28 (28.00%) Security Cleared
15 27 (27.00%) SQL
16 26 (26.00%) Spring
16 26 (26.00%) Public Sector
17 25 (25.00%) Kubernetes
17 25 (25.00%) Apache Spark
18 24 (24.00%) Artificial Intelligence
19 23 (23.00%) Terraform

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 29 (29.00%) Apache
2 25 (25.00%) Apache Spark
3 16 (16.00%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (4.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 55 (55.00%) AWS
2 17 (17.00%) Azure
3 16 (16.00%) GCP
3 16 (16.00%) GitHub
3 16 (16.00%) Stackdriver
4 1 (1.00%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.00%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (1.00%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.00%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.00%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (47.00%) NoSQL
2 40 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 32 (32.00%) Big Data
4 19 (19.00%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (16.00%) Hadoop
6 9 (9.00%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (5.00%) Apache Hive
7 5 (5.00%) Spatial Data
8 4 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (4.00%) Data Lake
8 4 (4.00%) HBase
8 4 (4.00%) Impala
9 3 (3.00%) Relational Database
9 3 (3.00%) SQL Server
10 2 (2.00%) Qlik Sense
10 2 (2.00%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (1.00%) Neo4j
11 1 (1.00%) Spark SQL
11 1 (1.00%) Stardog
Development Applications
1 39 (39.00%) JIRA
2 16 (16.00%) Gradle
3 9 (9.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (7.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.00%) JUnit
6 2 (2.00%) CircleCI
General
1 26 (26.00%) Public Sector
2 7 (7.00%) Games
3 2 (2.00%) Finance
4 1 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 81 (81.00%) Developer
2 55 (55.00%) Scala Developer
3 23 (23.00%) Java Developer
4 22 (22.00%) Digital Developer
5 14 (14.00%) Data Engineer
6 13 (13.00%) Junior
6 13 (13.00%) Junior Developer
7 10 (10.00%) Java Scala Developer
8 9 (9.00%) Senior Developer
9 8 (8.00%) Big Data Engineer
9 8 (8.00%) Junior Java Developer
10 6 (6.00%) .NET Developer
10 6 (6.00%) Graduate
11 5 (5.00%) Big Data Developer
11 5 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
12 4 (4.00%) Apache Spark Developer
12 4 (4.00%) AWS Developer
12 4 (4.00%) AWS Engineer
12 4 (4.00%) Digital Transformation
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (36.00%) JSON
2 35 (35.00%) RESTful
3 26 (26.00%) Spring
4 16 (16.00%) RabbitMQ
4 16 (16.00%) Spring Boot
4 16 (16.00%) Spring Integration
5 15 (15.00%) Kafka
6 12 (12.00%) React
7 10 (10.00%) Vue.js
8 8 (8.00%) .NET
9 3 (3.00%) Node.js
10 2 (2.00%) CSS
10 2 (2.00%) HTML
10 2 (2.00%) HTML5
11 1 (1.00%) .NET Core
11 1 (1.00%) Ajax
11 1 (1.00%) CSS3
11 1 (1.00%) GraphQL
11 1 (1.00%) Lambda Expressions
11 1 (1.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (4.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.00%) NHS
4 1 (1.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.00%) Blog
4 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.00%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.00%) Linux
2 5 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (56.00%) Microservices
2 55 (55.00%) DevOps
3 42 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (42.00%) Test Automation
4 39 (39.00%) Mentoring
5 36 (36.00%) Scrum
6 35 (35.00%) Kanban
6 35 (35.00%) Test Strategy
6 35 (35.00%) Web Testing
7 34 (34.00%) Service Design
8 31 (31.00%) Machine Learning
9 24 (24.00%) Artificial Intelligence
10 16 (16.00%) API Integration
10 16 (16.00%) ITSM
10 16 (16.00%) Service Management
11 15 (15.00%) Software Engineering
12 11 (11.00%) Computer Science
12 11 (11.00%) Data Science
13 10 (10.00%) Functional Programming
14 9 (9.00%) Parallel Programming
Programming Languages
1 50 (50.00%) Java
2 40 (40.00%) Python
3 27 (27.00%) SQL
4 10 (10.00%) C#
5 8 (8.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (6.00%) C++
7 5 (5.00%) C
8 4 (4.00%) Go
8 4 (4.00%) R
9 2 (2.00%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.00%) Elixir
10 1 (1.00%) Elm
10 1 (1.00%) Groovy
10 1 (1.00%) Java 8
10 1 (1.00%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.00%) PHP
10 1 (1.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (28.00%) SC Cleared
1 28 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (18.00%) Degree
3 7 (7.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (4.00%) PhD
5 1 (1.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.00%) QA
System Software
1 13 (13.00%) Docker
2 5 (5.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 25 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 23 (23.00%) Terraform
3 16 (16.00%) Grafana
4 9 (9.00%) Ansible
5 2 (2.00%) Kibana
6 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.00%) Packer
6 1 (1.00%) Prometheus
6 1 (1.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (17.00%) Splunk
2 16 (16.00%) Google
2 16 (16.00%) ServiceNow
3 4 (4.00%) Cloudera
3 4 (4.00%) Hortonworks
3 4 (4.00%) MapR
4 1 (1.00%) Confluent
4 1 (1.00%) Databricks
4 1 (1.00%) Xamarin