Period
to 28 March 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 28 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > South East
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 334 348 284
Rank change year-on-year +14 -64 +86
Permanent jobs citing Scala 130 179 330
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.60% 0.68% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.08% 1.21% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 84 104 322
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -12.50% +9.09%
10th Percentile £39,850 £30,725 £37,500
90th Percentile £89,550 £75,000 £110,000
England median annual salary £73,750 £72,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +1.72% +7.41% +3.85%

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 12,071 14,768 18,341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 55.79% 55.73% 58.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10,271 12,702 15,992
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
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 28 March 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 28 March 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 +19 71 £57,500 -4.17% 7
Berkshire +15 54 £55,000 -6.38% 4
West Sussex +30 25 £55,000 +46.67% 7
Hampshire +10 24 £57,500 +27.78% 13
Oxfordshire +22 15 £57,500 -4.17% 3
Surrey +36 6 £67,500 -3.57% 5
East Sussex -7 4 £39,250 -21.50% 2
Buckinghamshire +14 2 £57,500 -14.81%
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 93 (71.54%) Java
2 68 (52.31%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (44.62%) Python
4 48 (36.92%) AWS
5 38 (29.23%) Machine Learning
6 35 (26.92%) Big Data
7 34 (26.15%) Computer Science
7 34 (26.15%) Software Engineering
7 34 (26.15%) Problem-Solving
8 32 (24.62%) RESTful
9 31 (23.85%) Degree
10 29 (22.31%) JavaScript
10 29 (22.31%) SQL
10 29 (22.31%) DevOps
10 29 (22.31%) Apache Spark
11 28 (21.54%) Data Science
11 28 (21.54%) PostgreSQL
12 27 (20.77%) Ruby
12 27 (20.77%) Linux
12 27 (20.77%) Terraform
13 26 (20.00%) Scrum
13 26 (20.00%) Hadoop
13 26 (20.00%) Security Cleared
13 26 (20.00%) MongoDB
14 25 (19.23%) Artificial Intelligence
15 24 (18.46%) Apache
15 24 (18.46%) Analytics
16 23 (17.69%) TDD
17 22 (16.92%) SC Cleared
18 21 (16.15%) Spring

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 (22.31%) Apache Spark
2 24 (18.46%) Apache
3 16 (12.31%) Apache Solr
3 16 (12.31%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (6.15%) Tomcat
5 7 (5.38%) JBoss
6 4 (3.08%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (2.31%) Confluence
8 2 (1.54%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (1.54%) SAS
9 1 (0.77%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.77%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 48 (36.92%) AWS
2 18 (13.85%) Heroku
3 16 (12.31%) Azure
4 6 (4.62%) GitHub
4 6 (4.62%) Power Platform
5 5 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (3.85%) GCP
5 5 (3.85%) Google Analytics
5 5 (3.85%) Serverless
6 4 (3.08%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (2.31%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.31%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.54%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.54%) SaaS
9 1 (0.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.77%) Amazon GuardDuty
9 1 (0.77%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.77%) AWS CloudTrail
9 1 (0.77%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.54%) LAN
2 1 (0.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (26.92%) Big Data
2 28 (21.54%) PostgreSQL
3 26 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 26 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 18 (13.85%) NoSQL
4 18 (13.85%) Redis
5 16 (12.31%) SQL Server
6 12 (9.23%) Relational Database
7 8 (6.15%) Amazon Redshift
7 8 (6.15%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (5.38%) MySQL
8 7 (5.38%) Neo4j
9 6 (4.62%) Apache Accumulo
9 6 (4.62%) Data Lake
9 6 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (4.62%) IBM InfoSphere
9 6 (4.62%) OrientDB
9 6 (4.62%) Power BI
10 5 (3.85%) Apache Hive
10 5 (3.85%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 14 (10.77%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.15%) CircleCI
2 8 (6.15%) Cucumber
3 7 (5.38%) Maven
3 7 (5.38%) REST Assured
3 7 (5.38%) Selenium
4 6 (4.62%) Gradle
4 6 (4.62%) JIRA
5 5 (3.85%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.85%) JUnit
6 3 (2.31%) Subversion
6 3 (2.31%) Travis CI
7 2 (1.54%) Mocha
8 1 (0.77%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (3.08%) Banking
3 3 (2.31%) Advertising
3 3 (2.31%) Games
3 3 (2.31%) Law
3 3 (2.31%) Legal
3 3 (2.31%) Military
3 3 (2.31%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.54%) Back Office
4 2 (1.54%) Public Sector
4 2 (1.54%) Retail
5 1 (0.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (33.08%) Developer
2 18 (13.85%) Java Developer
2 18 (13.85%) Software Engineer
3 16 (12.31%) Architect
4 15 (11.54%) Data Architect
5 13 (10.00%) Scala Developer
5 13 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 9 (6.92%) Data Engineer
7 8 (6.15%) Big Data Architect
7 8 (6.15%) Big Data Engineer
7 8 (6.15%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (5.38%) Big Data Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.38%) Software Developer
8 7 (5.38%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.38%) Test Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) Data Scientist
9 6 (4.62%) Python Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
11 4 (3.08%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (24.62%) RESTful
2 21 (16.15%) Spring
3 20 (15.38%) Node.js
4 17 (13.08%) HTML
4 17 (13.08%) React
5 15 (11.54%) J2EE
5 15 (11.54%) Ruby on Rails
5 15 (11.54%) Sidekiq
6 14 (10.77%) HTML5
6 14 (10.77%) Kafka
7 13 (10.00%) CSS
7 13 (10.00%) Hibernate
8 10 (7.69%) Java EE
8 10 (7.69%) JSON
8 10 (7.69%) REST
8 10 (7.69%) Spring Boot
9 8 (6.15%) Ajax
9 8 (6.15%) CSS3
9 8 (6.15%) Web Services
10 7 (5.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.62%) Algorithms
3 5 (3.85%) Cloud Native
3 5 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (3.85%) User Experience
4 4 (3.08%) Reinsurance
5 3 (2.31%) 3D Graphics
5 3 (2.31%) GPGPU
6 2 (1.54%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.54%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.77%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.77%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.77%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.77%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.77%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 27 (20.77%) Linux
2 3 (2.31%) Windows
3 2 (1.54%) Ubuntu
3 2 (1.54%) Unix
4 1 (0.77%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (52.31%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (29.23%) Machine Learning
3 34 (26.15%) Computer Science
3 34 (26.15%) Problem-Solving
3 34 (26.15%) Software Engineering
4 29 (22.31%) DevOps
5 28 (21.54%) Data Science
6 26 (20.00%) Scrum
7 25 (19.23%) Artificial Intelligence
8 24 (18.46%) Analytics
9 23 (17.69%) TDD
10 19 (14.62%) Test Automation
11 17 (13.08%) Microservices
12 16 (12.31%) Decision-Making
12 16 (12.31%) Fintech
13 15 (11.54%) Creative Problem-Solving
13 15 (11.54%) Data-Driven Decision Making
14 12 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (9.23%) Open Source
15 11 (8.46%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 93 (71.54%) Java
2 58 (44.62%) Python
3 29 (22.31%) JavaScript
3 29 (22.31%) SQL
4 27 (20.77%) Ruby
5 18 (13.85%) Kotlin
6 15 (11.54%) Java 8
6 15 (11.54%) R
7 14 (10.77%) C#
8 12 (9.23%) Groovy
9 11 (8.46%) Bash Shell
10 9 (6.92%) Go
11 8 (6.15%) C++
12 4 (3.08%) C
12 4 (3.08%) Korn
12 4 (3.08%) PHP
13 3 (2.31%) Clojure
14 2 (1.54%) Elixir
14 2 (1.54%) Julia
14 2 (1.54%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 31 (23.85%) Degree
2 26 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 22 (16.92%) SC Cleared
4 14 (10.77%) DV Cleared
5 8 (6.15%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (3.08%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (1.54%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.77%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.62%) PCI DSS
1 6 (4.62%) QA
2 3 (2.31%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.77%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (5.38%) Docker
2 6 (4.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.77%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.77%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 27 (20.77%) Terraform
2 19 (14.62%) Ansible
3 17 (13.08%) Puppet
4 13 (10.00%) Salt
5 8 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (5.38%) Kubernetes
7 3 (2.31%) Kibana
7 3 (2.31%) logstash
8 2 (1.54%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.77%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 14 (10.77%) Oracle
2 6 (4.62%) Google
2 6 (4.62%) IBM
3 5 (3.85%) hybris
4 4 (3.08%) Cognos
4 4 (3.08%) Netezza
4 4 (3.08%) Teradata
5 3 (2.31%) Databricks
5 3 (2.31%) Progress
5 3 (2.31%) Vertica
6 2 (1.54%) Tableau
7 1 (0.77%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.77%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.77%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.77%) Informatica
7 1 (0.77%) MapR
7 1 (0.77%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.77%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.77%) Talend