Period
to 17 April 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 17 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > South East
6 months to
17 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 301 320 340
Rank change year-on-year +19 +20 -66
Permanent jobs citing Scala 65 125 190
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.52% 0.62% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.92% 1.10% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 46 77 112
10th Percentile £37,493 £42,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,563 £47,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
75th Percentile £76,875 £78,750 £67,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £90,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +7.41%

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 7,065 11,325 14,698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.08% 56.08% 55.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5,901 9,747 12,760
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,525
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +24 32 £61,250 +11.36% 3
Thames Valley +16 21 £55,000 -4.35% 7
Oxfordshire +34 13 £55,000 -4.35% 1
Surrey +38 6 £75,000 +11.11% 2
Hampshire +32 6 £38,556 -31.46% 4
Buckinghamshire +35 4 - - 2
Berkshire -10 4 £63,750 +6.25% 4
East Sussex +20 2 - -
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 41 (63.08%) Java
2 39 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (49.23%) JSON
3 32 (49.23%) Microservices
4 31 (47.69%) MongoDB
5 27 (41.54%) Scrum
5 27 (41.54%) DevOps
6 26 (40.00%) Test Automation
7 25 (38.46%) AWS
8 23 (35.38%) NoSQL
9 22 (33.85%) JIRA
10 21 (32.31%) Web Testing
10 21 (32.31%) Test Strategy
11 20 (30.77%) Spring
12 19 (29.23%) RESTful
12 19 (29.23%) Kanban
12 19 (29.23%) Mentoring
12 19 (29.23%) Service Design
13 17 (26.15%) QA
14 16 (24.62%) Software Engineering
14 16 (24.62%) SQL
15 15 (23.08%) Apache
15 15 (23.08%) Python
16 14 (21.54%) JUnit
16 14 (21.54%) Selenium
17 13 (20.00%) Git (software)
17 13 (20.00%) REST
17 13 (20.00%) J2EE
17 13 (20.00%) IntelliJ
17 13 (20.00%) Front End Development

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 15 (23.08%) Apache
2 11 (16.92%) Apache Spark
2 11 (16.92%) JBoss
2 11 (16.92%) Tomcat
2 11 (16.92%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.08%) Confluence
3 2 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.08%) SAS
4 1 (1.54%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 25 (38.46%) AWS
2 11 (16.92%) Azure
3 2 (3.08%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (3.08%) GCP
3 2 (3.08%) GitHub
4 1 (1.54%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.54%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) HTTP
1 6 (9.23%) SSL
1 6 (9.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (47.69%) MongoDB
2 23 (35.38%) NoSQL
3 11 (16.92%) Big Data
4 6 (9.23%) MySQL
5 5 (7.69%) Hadoop
6 4 (6.15%) Apache Hive
6 4 (6.15%) Impala
6 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.62%) HBase
8 2 (3.08%) Flink
8 2 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.54%) Power BI
9 1 (1.54%) QlikView
9 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (33.85%) JIRA
2 14 (21.54%) JUnit
2 14 (21.54%) Selenium
3 13 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 13 (20.00%) IntelliJ
4 11 (16.92%) Eclipse
5 7 (10.77%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.62%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.08%) CircleCI
7 2 (3.08%) Maven
7 2 (3.08%) RSpec
7 2 (3.08%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (10.77%) Games
2 5 (7.69%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Marketing
3 3 (4.62%) Banking
4 2 (3.08%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.54%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 46 (70.77%) Developer
2 21 (32.31%) Java Developer
3 19 (29.23%) Scala Developer
4 11 (16.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (12.31%) Java Scala Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Digital Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Test Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Data Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Software Test Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Data Scientist
9 3 (4.62%) Hadoop Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Junior
9 3 (4.62%) Junior Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Junior Java Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Mid-Level Java Developer
10 2 (3.08%) AWS Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) Consultant
10 2 (3.08%) QA Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) QA Test Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (49.23%) JSON
2 20 (30.77%) Spring
3 19 (29.23%) RESTful
4 13 (20.00%) J2EE
4 13 (20.00%) REST
5 12 (18.46%) CSS
5 12 (18.46%) HTML
5 12 (18.46%) HTML5
6 11 (16.92%) EJB
6 11 (16.92%) Hibernate
6 11 (16.92%) J2SE
6 11 (16.92%) Play Framework
6 11 (16.92%) SOAP
6 11 (16.92%) XML
7 7 (10.77%) AngularJS
7 7 (10.77%) React
8 5 (7.69%) .NET
8 5 (7.69%) Kafka
9 3 (4.62%) Node.js
10 2 (3.08%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.15%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.62%) Cybercrime
4 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.54%) Semantic Web
4 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.46%) Unix
2 6 (9.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (49.23%) Microservices
3 27 (41.54%) DevOps
3 27 (41.54%) Scrum
4 26 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 21 (32.31%) Test Strategy
5 21 (32.31%) Web Testing
6 19 (29.23%) Kanban
6 19 (29.23%) Mentoring
6 19 (29.23%) Service Design
7 16 (24.62%) Software Engineering
8 13 (20.00%) Front End Development
9 12 (18.46%) Machine Learning
10 11 (16.92%) Open Source
11 10 (15.38%) TDD
12 9 (13.85%) Data Science
12 9 (13.85%) Software Testing
13 8 (12.31%) Artificial Intelligence
13 8 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (9.23%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (63.08%) Java
2 16 (24.62%) SQL
3 15 (23.08%) Python
4 9 (13.85%) C#
5 7 (10.77%) R
6 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.62%) Go
8 2 (3.08%) C
8 2 (3.08%) C++
8 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.54%) Elixir
9 1 (1.54%) Groovy
9 1 (1.54%) Java 8
9 1 (1.54%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.54%) Ruby
9 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.15%) Degree
1 4 (6.15%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (26.15%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.08%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (16.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (16.92%) Puppet
2 2 (3.08%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.08%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 11 (16.92%) Adobe
2 6 (9.23%) webMethods
3 3 (4.62%) Cloudera
4 2 (3.08%) Databricks
4 2 (3.08%) Mercator
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle
4 2 (3.08%) Splunk
5 1 (1.54%) Google
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft