Period
to 22 January 2021

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 22 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 227 343 345
Rank change year-on-year +116 +2 -22
Permanent jobs citing Scala 100 139 179
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.99% 0.60% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.69% 1.10% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 96 89 114
Median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -8.33%
10th Percentile £35,000 £39,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £81,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £74,750 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.10% +3.57% +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 5,909 12,693 15,054
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 58.49% 54.74% 56.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5,120 10,934 13,215
Median annual salary £52,500 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.06% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +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 22 January 2021.

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 22 January 2021. 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 +60 56 £67,500 +22.73% 2
Hampshire +97 22 £35,000 -40.43% 6
Thames Valley +39 15 £55,000 -4.35% 4
Oxfordshire +46 13 £55,000 -4.35% 3
Surrey +74 7 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +53 2 - - 1
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2021, 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 69 (69.00%) Microservices
2 64 (64.00%) DevOps
3 60 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (57.00%) MongoDB
5 56 (56.00%) JSON
6 53 (53.00%) NoSQL
7 51 (51.00%) JIRA
8 50 (50.00%) AWS
9 49 (49.00%) Scrum
9 49 (49.00%) Java
10 47 (47.00%) Test Automation
11 46 (46.00%) RESTful
11 46 (46.00%) Web Testing
11 46 (46.00%) Kanban
11 46 (46.00%) Test Strategy
11 46 (46.00%) Mentoring
12 45 (45.00%) Service Design
13 40 (40.00%) Spring
14 31 (31.00%) Apache
15 29 (29.00%) Python
16 28 (28.00%) SQL
17 26 (26.00%) Big Data
17 26 (26.00%) QA
18 25 (25.00%) SC Cleared
18 25 (25.00%) Security Cleared
19 24 (24.00%) Public Sector
20 22 (22.00%) Apache Spark
21 18 (18.00%) Terraform
21 18 (18.00%) PostgreSQL
22 17 (17.00%) Google

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 31 (31.00%) Apache
2 22 (22.00%) Apache Spark
3 16 (16.00%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (9.00%) JBoss
4 9 (9.00%) Tomcat
4 9 (9.00%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.00%) Confluence
6 1 (1.00%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 50 (50.00%) AWS
2 17 (17.00%) GCP
3 16 (16.00%) GitHub
3 16 (16.00%) Stackdriver
4 10 (10.00%) Azure
5 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.00%) HTTP
1 6 (6.00%) SSL
1 6 (6.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.00%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (57.00%) MongoDB
2 53 (53.00%) NoSQL
3 26 (26.00%) Big Data
4 18 (18.00%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (11.00%) Hadoop
6 5 (5.00%) Relational Database
7 4 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (4.00%) MySQL
7 4 (4.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (3.00%) Apache Hive
9 2 (2.00%) Data Lake
9 2 (2.00%) Impala
9 2 (2.00%) Qlik Sense
9 2 (2.00%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (1.00%) Spark SQL
10 1 (1.00%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 51 (51.00%) JIRA
2 16 (16.00%) Gradle
3 14 (14.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (9.00%) Eclipse
4 9 (9.00%) IntelliJ
4 9 (9.00%) JUnit
4 9 (9.00%) Selenium
5 4 (4.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.00%) CircleCI
General
1 24 (24.00%) Public Sector
2 5 (5.00%) Games
3 3 (3.00%) Marketing
4 2 (2.00%) Finance
5 1 (1.00%) Banking
5 1 (1.00%) Electronics
5 1 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 87 (87.00%) Developer
2 51 (51.00%) Scala Developer
3 29 (29.00%) Java Developer
4 25 (25.00%) Digital Developer
5 13 (13.00%) Junior
5 13 (13.00%) Junior Developer
6 11 (11.00%) Junior Java Developer
7 9 (9.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 8 (8.00%) Java Scala Developer
8 8 (8.00%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Data Engineer
10 4 (4.00%) Big Data Engineer
10 4 (4.00%) Digital Transformation
10 4 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (3.00%) Big Data Software Engineer
11 3 (3.00%) Software Engineer
12 2 (2.00%) Big Data Developer
12 2 (2.00%) Data Scientist
12 2 (2.00%) Graduate
12 2 (2.00%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (56.00%) JSON
2 46 (46.00%) RESTful
3 40 (40.00%) Spring
4 16 (16.00%) RabbitMQ
4 16 (16.00%) Spring Boot
4 16 (16.00%) Spring Integration
5 12 (12.00%) Kafka
6 11 (11.00%) REST
7 10 (10.00%) CSS
7 10 (10.00%) HTML
7 10 (10.00%) HTML5
7 10 (10.00%) Play Framework
8 9 (9.00%) EJB
8 9 (9.00%) Hibernate
8 9 (9.00%) J2EE
8 9 (9.00%) J2SE
8 9 (9.00%) SOAP
8 9 (9.00%) XML
9 7 (7.00%) React
10 5 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (2.00%) NHS
3 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.00%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.00%) Linux
2 11 (11.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (69.00%) Microservices
2 64 (64.00%) DevOps
3 60 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (49.00%) Scrum
5 47 (47.00%) Test Automation
6 46 (46.00%) Kanban
6 46 (46.00%) Mentoring
6 46 (46.00%) Test Strategy
6 46 (46.00%) Web Testing
7 45 (45.00%) Service Design
8 16 (16.00%) API Integration
8 16 (16.00%) ITSM
8 16 (16.00%) Service Management
9 13 (13.00%) Artificial Intelligence
9 13 (13.00%) Data Science
9 13 (13.00%) Machine Learning
10 10 (10.00%) Open Source
10 10 (10.00%) Software Engineering
11 9 (9.00%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (9.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (49.00%) Java
2 29 (29.00%) Python
3 28 (28.00%) SQL
4 7 (7.00%) R
5 5 (5.00%) C#
5 5 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.00%) Go
7 2 (2.00%) C++
7 2 (2.00%) Kotlin
8 1 (1.00%) Groovy
8 1 (1.00%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 25 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 25 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (13.00%) Degree
3 7 (7.00%) PhD
4 2 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (26.00%) QA
System Software
1 17 (17.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 18 (18.00%) Terraform
2 16 (16.00%) Grafana
2 16 (16.00%) Kubernetes
3 9 (9.00%) Puppet
4 5 (5.00%) Ansible
5 2 (2.00%) Kibana
6 1 (1.00%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 17 (17.00%) Google
1 17 (17.00%) Splunk
2 16 (16.00%) ServiceNow
3 9 (9.00%) Adobe
4 6 (6.00%) webMethods
5 1 (1.00%) Cloudera