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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 295 368 416
Rank change year-on-year +73 +48  
Permanent jobs citing Scala 98 86 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.65% 0.44% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.23% 0.86% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 81 80 39
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.78% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £64,500 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

Scala is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 7944 9970 10061
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 53.02% 50.83% 48.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6885 8867 8694
Median salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Scala as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +67 30 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Oxfordshire +21 23 £50,000 -13.04% 4
Berkshire +31 17 £45,000 -13.46% 1
East Sussex +14 12 £65,000 +30.00%
West Sussex +10 9 £87,500 +169.23% 2
Sussex - 5 £55,000 -
Hampshire +15 1 £52,500 +56.71% 1
Kent -1 1 £65,000 +44.44%
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Scala also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Scala.

1 164 (87.70%) Java
2 112 (59.89%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (44.92%) Spring
4 68 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 65 (34.76%) NoSQL
6 62 (33.16%) SQL
6 62 (33.16%) Python
7 58 (31.02%) Open Source
8 52 (27.81%) Software Engineering
9 50 (26.74%) .NET
10 47 (25.13%) HTML
10 47 (25.13%) Microservices
11 45 (24.06%) Big Data
12 43 (22.99%) Linux
13 42 (22.46%) Scrum
13 42 (22.46%) REST
13 42 (22.46%) Play Framework
14 41 (21.93%) C#
14 41 (21.93%) MongoDB
15 40 (21.39%) Apache Spark
16 38 (20.32%) OO
17 37 (19.79%) Node.js
18 34 (18.18%) Degree
19 33 (17.65%) Groovy
19 33 (17.65%) Machine Learning
20 32 (17.11%) AngularJS
20 32 (17.11%) Git (software)
20 32 (17.11%) RESTful
21 31 (16.58%) TDD
22 29 (15.51%) CSS

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 40 (21.39%) Apache Spark
2 24 (12.83%) Apache
2 24 (12.83%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (6.42%) Apache Solr
3 12 (6.42%) Confluence
4 8 (4.28%) Jetty
4 8 (4.28%) nginx
4 8 (4.28%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.21%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.67%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (2.67%) JBoss
7 4 (2.14%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.60%) SAS
9 2 (1.07%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.53%) OpenROAD
10 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 8 (4.28%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 28 (14.97%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (8.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (5.88%) GitHub
4 4 (2.14%) SaaS
5 3 (1.60%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.53%) Heroku
6 1 (0.53%) IaaS
6 1 (0.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (34.76%) NoSQL
2 45 (24.06%) Big Data
3 41 (21.93%) MongoDB
4 27 (14.44%) Redis
5 23 (12.30%) Hadoop
6 22 (11.76%) Data Mining
7 16 (8.56%) Relational Database
8 15 (8.02%) MySQL
9 14 (7.49%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (3.74%) Apache Hive
11 5 (2.67%) MariaDB
11 5 (2.67%) SQL Server
12 4 (2.14%) HBase
12 4 (2.14%) Neo4j
13 3 (1.60%) Spark SQL
14 2 (1.07%) Sqoop
15 1 (0.53%) Apache Accumulo
15 1 (0.53%) Couchbase
15 1 (0.53%) OrientDB
15 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 32 (17.11%) Git (software)
2 21 (11.23%) Selenium
3 18 (9.63%) Subversion
4 14 (7.49%) JIRA
5 9 (4.81%) Cucumber
5 9 (4.81%) Gradle
5 9 (4.81%) JUnit
6 8 (4.28%) Jenkins
7 7 (3.74%) IntelliJ
7 7 (3.74%) Maven
8 6 (3.21%) Visual Studio
9 5 (2.67%) Eclipse
9 5 (2.67%) SoapUI
10 4 (2.14%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.60%) Mockito
12 2 (1.07%) Ant
12 2 (1.07%) GitLab
13 1 (0.53%) JMeter
13 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.53%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (9.63%) Finance
2 15 (8.02%) Telecoms
3 13 (6.95%) Banking
4 4 (2.14%) Back Office
5 1 (0.53%) Advertising
5 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.53%) Games
5 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 134 (71.66%) Developer
2 94 (50.27%) Java Developer
3 37 (19.79%) Scala Developer
4 33 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 30 (16.04%) Java Scala Developer
6 29 (15.51%) Senior Java Developer
7 21 (11.23%) Software Developer
8 18 (9.63%) Agile Developer
9 17 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
9 17 (9.09%) C# Developer
9 17 (9.09%) Java Engineer
10 15 (8.02%) Senior Java Scala Developer
10 15 (8.02%) Senior Scala Developer
10 15 (8.02%) Software Engineer
11 13 (6.95%) .NET Developer
11 13 (6.95%) Node.js Developer
12 12 (6.42%) AWS Developer
13 11 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
13 11 (5.88%) Software Team Leader
13 11 (5.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (44.92%) Spring
2 50 (26.74%) .NET
3 47 (25.13%) HTML
4 42 (22.46%) Play Framework
4 42 (22.46%) REST
5 37 (19.79%) Node.js
6 32 (17.11%) AngularJS
6 32 (17.11%) RESTful
7 29 (15.51%) CSS
8 27 (14.44%) SOAP
9 26 (13.90%) Akka
10 25 (13.37%) HTML5
11 24 (12.83%) JSON
12 22 (11.76%) XML
13 18 (9.63%) Kafka
14 17 (9.09%) Hibernate
15 15 (8.02%) JMS
15 15 (8.02%) Web Services
16 14 (7.49%) Apache Cordova
16 14 (7.49%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.49%) Computer Science
2 7 (3.74%) Algorithms
2 7 (3.74%) Cloud Native
2 7 (3.74%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.67%) User Experience
4 4 (2.14%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.60%) Blog
5 3 (1.60%) Semantic Web
6 2 (1.07%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.07%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (0.53%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.53%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 43 (22.99%) Linux
2 26 (13.90%) Unix
3 7 (3.74%) Android
3 7 (3.74%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.21%) Windows
5 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (59.89%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (31.02%) Open Source
3 52 (27.81%) Software Engineering
4 47 (25.13%) Microservices
5 42 (22.46%) Scrum
6 38 (20.32%) OO
7 33 (17.65%) Machine Learning
8 31 (16.58%) TDD
9 27 (14.44%) Unit Testing
10 23 (12.30%) Analytics
10 23 (12.30%) DevOps
11 20 (10.70%) SDLC
12 19 (10.16%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (10.16%) Functional Programming
12 19 (10.16%) Mathematics
13 18 (9.63%) Kanban
14 17 (9.09%) MVC
15 15 (8.02%) Low Latency
16 14 (7.49%) Physics
16 14 (7.49%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 164 (87.70%) Java
2 68 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 62 (33.16%) Python
3 62 (33.16%) SQL
4 41 (21.93%) C#
5 33 (17.65%) Groovy
6 29 (15.51%) C++
7 20 (10.70%) R
8 18 (9.63%) Ruby
9 13 (6.95%) Go
10 12 (6.42%) PHP
10 12 (6.42%) Shell Script
11 11 (5.88%) PL/SQL
11 11 (5.88%) VB
12 10 (5.35%) Bash Shell
12 10 (5.35%) Clojure
13 9 (4.81%) MATLAB
14 8 (4.28%) Lua
15 4 (2.14%) F#
15 4 (2.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (18.18%) Degree
2 19 (10.16%) Security Cleared
3 11 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.02%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) SDET
System Software
1 17 (9.09%) Docker
2 5 (2.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (1.07%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (3.74%) Puppet
2 2 (1.07%) Oozie
3 1 (0.53%) Ansible
3 1 (0.53%) Grafana
3 1 (0.53%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.53%) Kibana
3 1 (0.53%) logstash
3 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (12.83%) Oracle
2 6 (3.21%) webMethods
3 5 (2.67%) Atlassian
4 4 (2.14%) Google
4 4 (2.14%) hybris
5 3 (1.60%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.07%) Ab Initio
6 2 (1.07%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.53%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.53%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.53%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.53%) Splunk
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: €45000 - €65000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Training + Qualifications + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum +Excellent Benefits including Flexible Working Hours
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago