Period
to 20 August 2019

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 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > South East
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 326 280 340
Rank change year-on-year -46 +60 +126
Permanent jobs citing Scala 194 307 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.75% 1.04% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.39% 1.80% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 135 269 188
South East median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £39,250 £37,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £93,750 £84,000
England median annual salary £72,750 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.93% +3.70% +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 13,977 17,042 15,964
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 53.73% 57.50% 54.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11,991 14,751 13,909
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% +2.27%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 20 August 2019.

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 20 August 2019. 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 +8 123 £60,000 -7.69% 15
Berkshire +30 97 £57,500 -23.33% 5
Hampshire 0 27 £55,000 -4.35% 5
Oxfordshire +10 19 £63,500 +41.11% 8
Surrey -12 18 £55,000 -15.38% 4
East Sussex -27 11 £47,500 -20.83% 1
West Sussex -34 9 £67,500 +3.85% 9
Buckinghamshire +1 7 - - 2
Middlesex +2 6 £75,000 -31.82%
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, 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.

1 151 (77.84%) Java
2 120 (61.86%) Python
3 98 (50.52%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (39.69%) Hadoop
5 75 (38.66%) Spring
6 72 (37.11%) Degree
7 70 (36.08%) Software Engineering
8 69 (35.57%) SQL
9 66 (34.02%) MongoDB
9 66 (34.02%) Data Science
10 64 (32.99%) Apache Spark
11 61 (31.44%) Linux
12 59 (30.41%) NoSQL
13 56 (28.87%) Microservices
14 55 (28.35%) C#
15 52 (26.80%) Amazon AWS
16 50 (25.77%) Open Source
17 49 (25.26%) Big Data
18 48 (24.74%) Docker
18 48 (24.74%) JavaScript
19 47 (24.23%) Analytics
20 42 (21.65%) SQL Server
20 42 (21.65%) Git (software)
21 39 (20.10%) Akka
22 38 (19.59%) Security Cleared
22 38 (19.59%) Mathematics
22 38 (19.59%) Artificial Intelligence
23 37 (19.07%) Apache Cassandra
23 37 (19.07%) Mentoring
24 36 (18.56%) Algorithms

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 64 (32.99%) Apache Spark
2 27 (13.92%) JBoss
2 27 (13.92%) Tomcat
3 23 (11.86%) Hyperledger
4 17 (8.76%) Apache
5 16 (8.25%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (4.64%) Confluence
7 7 (3.61%) Apache Solr
8 4 (2.06%) Apache Airflow
8 4 (2.06%) Apache Pig
8 4 (2.06%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (2.06%) Luigi
9 3 (1.55%) SAS
10 1 (0.52%) Jupyter
Applications
1 7 (3.61%) Fireworks
2 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.03%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 52 (26.80%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (7.22%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (7.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (6.70%) Amazon EMR
3 13 (6.70%) Amazon S3
4 10 (5.15%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (3.61%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (2.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (2.58%) Amazon Kinesis
7 5 (2.58%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (2.58%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (2.58%) Serverless
8 4 (2.06%) AWS CloudTrail
8 4 (2.06%) PaaS
8 4 (2.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (1.55%) IaaS
10 2 (1.03%) SaaS
11 1 (0.52%) Heroku
11 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.55%) Wireless
2 2 (1.03%) HTTP
3 1 (0.52%) DNS
3 1 (0.52%) Firewall
3 1 (0.52%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.52%) LAN
3 1 (0.52%) MQTT
3 1 (0.52%) SSL
3 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.52%) VPN
3 1 (0.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (39.69%) Hadoop
2 66 (34.02%) MongoDB
3 59 (30.41%) NoSQL
4 49 (25.26%) Big Data
5 42 (21.65%) SQL Server
6 37 (19.07%) Apache Cassandra
7 32 (16.49%) PostgreSQL
8 23 (11.86%) Blockchain
9 20 (10.31%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (5.15%) Amazon Athena
10 10 (5.15%) Data Lake
11 9 (4.64%) Apache Hive
11 9 (4.64%) Relational Database
12 8 (4.12%) HBase
13 7 (3.61%) Amazon RDS
13 7 (3.61%) Redis
14 6 (3.09%) MySQL
15 5 (2.58%) Data Mining
15 5 (2.58%) Pentaho
16 4 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 42 (21.65%) Git (software)
2 26 (13.40%) Bitbucket
3 22 (11.34%) Jenkins
4 13 (6.70%) JUnit
5 12 (6.19%) GitLab
6 10 (5.15%) Maven
7 9 (4.64%) JIRA
8 8 (4.12%) Vagrant
9 7 (3.61%) Selenium
10 4 (2.06%) HP UFT
10 4 (2.06%) JMeter
10 4 (2.06%) LoadRunner
11 3 (1.55%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.55%) Travis CI
12 2 (1.03%) Gradle
13 1 (0.52%) Artifactory
13 1 (0.52%) CircleCI
13 1 (0.52%) Hudson
13 1 (0.52%) Mocha
13 1 (0.52%) The Grinder
General
1 14 (7.22%) Public Sector
2 12 (6.19%) Banking
3 9 (4.64%) Games
4 7 (3.61%) Finance
5 3 (1.55%) Advertising
5 3 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.55%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.03%) Retail
7 1 (0.52%) Legal
7 1 (0.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (29.38%) Developer
2 50 (25.77%) Software Engineer
3 34 (17.53%) Data Engineer
4 24 (12.37%) Java Developer
4 24 (12.37%) Java Engineer
5 23 (11.86%) Senior Software Engineer
6 22 (11.34%) Software Developer
7 20 (10.31%) Senior Developer
8 16 (8.25%) Java Software Engineer
9 12 (6.19%) Senior Software Developer
10 11 (5.67%) Python Engineer
11 9 (4.64%) Big Data Engineer
11 9 (4.64%) Development Engineer
11 9 (4.64%) Graduate
11 9 (4.64%) JavaScript Engineer
11 9 (4.64%) Software Development Engineer
12 8 (4.12%) Architect
12 8 (4.12%) Lead Software Engineer
12 8 (4.12%) Scala Developer
12 8 (4.12%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (38.66%) Spring
2 39 (20.10%) Akka
3 31 (15.98%) RESTful
3 31 (15.98%) SOAP
4 29 (14.95%) Hibernate
5 28 (14.43%) Kafka
5 28 (14.43%) Spring Cloud
6 27 (13.92%) Apache Wicket
6 27 (13.92%) J2EE
6 27 (13.92%) JSF
6 27 (13.92%) scikit-learn
7 26 (13.40%) Pandas
8 24 (12.37%) AngularJS
9 23 (11.86%) OAuth
9 23 (11.86%) SAML
9 23 (11.86%) Swagger
10 19 (9.79%) Node.js
11 17 (8.76%) .NET
12 15 (7.73%) React
12 15 (7.73%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 36 (18.56%) Algorithms
2 35 (18.04%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (13.92%) Public Cloud
4 25 (12.89%) Private Cloud
5 11 (5.67%) Mobile App
6 8 (4.12%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (4.12%) Robotics
7 5 (2.58%) NHS
8 4 (2.06%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.52%) FMCG
9 1 (0.52%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 61 (31.44%) Linux
2 10 (5.15%) Android
3 7 (3.61%) Windows
4 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (50.52%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (36.08%) Software Engineering
3 66 (34.02%) Data Science
4 56 (28.87%) Microservices
5 50 (25.77%) Open Source
6 47 (24.23%) Analytics
7 38 (19.59%) Artificial Intelligence
7 38 (19.59%) Mathematics
8 37 (19.07%) Mentoring
9 34 (17.53%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (16.49%) Scrum
10 32 (16.49%) TDD
11 30 (15.46%) DevOps
12 29 (14.95%) SDLC
13 28 (14.43%) API Development
13 28 (14.43%) Computer Science
13 28 (14.43%) Machine Learning
14 25 (12.89%) ETL
15 24 (12.37%) Data Analysis
16 23 (11.86%) Cryptography
Programming Languages
1 151 (77.84%) Java
2 120 (61.86%) Python
3 69 (35.57%) SQL
4 55 (28.35%) C#
5 48 (24.74%) JavaScript
6 27 (13.92%) R
7 23 (11.86%) C++
8 21 (10.82%) C
9 11 (5.67%) Clojure
9 11 (5.67%) Ruby
10 9 (4.64%) Go
11 8 (4.12%) Bash Shell
12 7 (3.61%) ES6
13 6 (3.09%) TypeScript
14 5 (2.58%) F#
14 5 (2.58%) Java 8
14 5 (2.58%) Kotlin
14 5 (2.58%) PL/SQL
15 4 (2.06%) HiveQL
15 4 (2.06%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 72 (37.11%) Degree
2 38 (19.59%) Security Cleared
3 17 (8.76%) SC Cleared
4 11 (5.67%) DV Cleared
5 9 (4.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (4.64%) PhD
6 7 (3.61%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (2.06%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.61%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.55%) QA
3 2 (1.03%) GDPR
System Software
1 48 (24.74%) Docker
2 5 (2.58%) Apache Flume
3 3 (1.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (9.79%) Ansible
1 19 (9.79%) Kubernetes
2 14 (7.22%) Terraform
3 10 (5.15%) Puppet
4 5 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.06%) Hadoop YARN
5 4 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (1.55%) Chukwa
6 3 (1.55%) Kibana
6 3 (1.55%) Mesos
6 3 (1.55%) Salt
7 2 (1.03%) logstash
7 2 (1.03%) Marathon
8 1 (0.52%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 15 (7.73%) Oracle
1 15 (7.73%) Tableau
2 9 (4.64%) Informatica
3 6 (3.09%) Google
4 5 (2.58%) Cloudera
5 4 (2.06%) MapR
5 4 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.06%) Teradata
6 3 (1.55%) IBM
7 2 (1.03%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.52%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.52%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.52%) hybris
8 1 (0.52%) Netezza
8 1 (0.52%) StreamSets
8 1 (0.52%) Sybase