Period
to 25 July 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 25 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > South East
6 months to
25 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 350 263 310
Rank change year-on-year -87 +47 -26
Permanent jobs citing Scala 76 89 212
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.47% 0.73% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.84% 1.30% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 63 70 137
10th Percentile £37,488 £42,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £50,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% -4.17%
75th Percentile £75,000 £75,938 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,000 £83,100 £75,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%

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 9,025 6,872 14,237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 55.29% 56.08% 54.05%
Number of salaries quoted 6,768 5,877 12,298
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £41,000 £38,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £72,500
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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Thames Valley -63 25 £50,000 -20.00% 11
Hampshire -77 24 £65,000 +36.84% 8
Oxfordshire -12 15 £50,000 -20.00% 3
West Sussex -3 14 £77,500 - 5
Surrey -28 9 £56,250 -16.67% 2
Berkshire -44 8 £60,000 -4.00% 5
East Sussex -21 4 - -
Buckinghamshire -23 2 - - 3
Home Counties - 2 £65,000 -
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 46 (60.53%) Java
2 41 (53.95%) Python
3 37 (48.68%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (46.05%) DevOps
5 32 (42.11%) Azure
6 23 (30.26%) Software Engineering
7 21 (27.63%) AWS
8 20 (26.32%) Test Automation
9 19 (25.00%) TDD
9 19 (25.00%) SQL
10 18 (23.68%) C#
11 17 (22.37%) Machine Learning
12 16 (21.05%) Git (software)
12 16 (21.05%) Apache Spark
12 16 (21.05%) Scrum
13 15 (19.74%) Finance
13 15 (19.74%) Analytics
13 15 (19.74%) Databricks
14 14 (18.42%) Data Science
14 14 (18.42%) Microservices
14 14 (18.42%) Microsoft
14 14 (18.42%) Spring
15 12 (15.79%) Software Testing
15 12 (15.79%) Kubernetes
15 12 (15.79%) Jenkins
16 11 (14.47%) Data Pipeline
16 11 (14.47%) MongoDB
16 11 (14.47%) Docker
16 11 (14.47%) Functional Programming
16 11 (14.47%) JSON

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 16 (21.05%) Apache Spark
2 8 (10.53%) Apache
3 3 (3.95%) Confluence
3 3 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.63%) JBoss
4 2 (2.63%) SAS
4 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Figma
Cloud Services
1 32 (42.11%) Azure
2 21 (27.63%) AWS
3 6 (7.89%) Azure Machine Learning
3 6 (7.89%) GCP
4 5 (6.58%) Azure Data Factory
4 5 (6.58%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 5 (6.58%) Serverless
5 4 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (5.26%) Power Platform
5 4 (5.26%) SaaS
6 3 (3.95%) IBM Cloud
6 3 (3.95%) Snowflake
7 2 (2.63%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (2.63%) GitHub
7 2 (2.63%) npm
8 1 (1.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.32%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.32%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 1 (1.32%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.47%) MongoDB
2 10 (13.16%) Big Data
2 10 (13.16%) MySQL
3 8 (10.53%) Hadoop
3 8 (10.53%) NoSQL
4 6 (7.89%) HBase
5 5 (6.58%) Data Lake
5 5 (6.58%) Metadata
5 5 (6.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (5.26%) Power BI
6 4 (5.26%) QlikView
6 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (5.26%) Tableau
7 3 (3.95%) Delta Lake
7 3 (3.95%) Metadata Repository
8 2 (2.63%) Flink
8 2 (2.63%) Impala
8 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 9 (11.84%) JUnit
4 8 (10.53%) JIRA
4 8 (10.53%) Selenium
5 6 (7.89%) Cucumber
6 5 (6.58%) IntelliJ
6 5 (6.58%) WebDriver
7 4 (5.26%) Maven
7 4 (5.26%) RSpec
8 3 (3.95%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.63%) CircleCI
9 2 (2.63%) JMeter
9 2 (2.63%) LoadUI
9 2 (2.63%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.63%) webpack
10 1 (1.32%) Appium
10 1 (1.32%) Gatling
10 1 (1.32%) mountebank
10 1 (1.32%) NeoLoad
General
1 15 (19.74%) Finance
2 10 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (11.84%) Social Skills
4 7 (9.21%) Public Sector
5 5 (6.58%) Games
6 3 (3.95%) Banking
7 2 (2.63%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 2 (2.63%) Law
7 2 (2.63%) Marketing
7 2 (2.63%) Publishing
8 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (43.42%) Developer
2 16 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 12 (15.79%) Data Engineer
4 10 (13.16%) Test Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Software Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Azure Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Scala Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Azure Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Java Scala Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Machine Learning Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Software Test Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Python Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) QA Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) QA Test Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Quality Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Consultant
9 3 (3.95%) Lead Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Junior
10 2 (2.63%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.42%) Spring
2 11 (14.47%) JSON
3 9 (11.84%) Kafka
4 8 (10.53%) React
4 8 (10.53%) REST
5 7 (9.21%) RESTful
6 6 (7.89%) Node.js
7 5 (6.58%) AngularJS
7 5 (6.58%) GraphQL
8 4 (5.26%) CSS
8 4 (5.26%) HTML
8 4 (5.26%) J2EE
8 4 (5.26%) Spring Boot
9 3 (3.95%) .NET
9 3 (3.95%) Apache NiFi
9 3 (3.95%) HTML5
9 3 (3.95%) SOAP
9 3 (3.95%) XML
10 2 (2.63%) Jest
10 2 (2.63%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.26%) Cybercrime
2 3 (3.95%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.63%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.32%) iPad
4 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.95%) Unix
2 1 (1.32%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (48.68%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (46.05%) DevOps
3 23 (30.26%) Software Engineering
4 20 (26.32%) Test Automation
5 19 (25.00%) TDD
6 17 (22.37%) Machine Learning
7 16 (21.05%) Scrum
8 15 (19.74%) Analytics
9 14 (18.42%) Data Science
9 14 (18.42%) Microservices
10 12 (15.79%) Software Testing
11 11 (14.47%) Data Pipeline
11 11 (14.47%) Functional Programming
12 10 (13.16%) Artificial Intelligence
12 10 (13.16%) BDD
12 10 (13.16%) Kanban
12 10 (13.16%) Mentoring
13 8 (10.53%) ETL
13 8 (10.53%) User Stories
13 8 (10.53%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (60.53%) Java
2 41 (53.95%) Python
3 19 (25.00%) SQL
4 18 (23.68%) C#
5 10 (13.16%) JavaScript
6 9 (11.84%) R
7 6 (7.89%) C
7 6 (7.89%) C++
7 6 (7.89%) Go
8 4 (5.26%) Rust
8 4 (5.26%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.95%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.95%) Groovy
9 3 (3.95%) Java 11
9 3 (3.95%) Kotlin
9 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.95%) Ruby
10 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.63%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.32%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.84%) QA
2 5 (6.58%) Accessibility
2 5 (6.58%) Data Quality
2 5 (6.58%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (14.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (15.79%) Kubernetes
2 6 (7.89%) Ansible
3 2 (2.63%) Prometheus
3 2 (2.63%) Puppet
4 1 (1.32%) Grafana
4 1 (1.32%) Kibana
4 1 (1.32%) logstash
4 1 (1.32%) Terraform
4 1 (1.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (19.74%) Databricks
2 14 (18.42%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.26%) Google
3 4 (5.26%) Mercator
4 3 (3.95%) Atlassian
4 3 (3.95%) IBM
4 3 (3.95%) Oracle
4 3 (3.95%) Splunk
5 2 (2.63%) Adobe
5 2 (2.63%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.32%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.32%) HP