Period
to 13 November 2018

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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > South East
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 340 309 416
Rank change year-on-year -31 +107 +42
Permanent jobs citing Scala 207 264 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.72% 0.87% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.28% 1.54% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 149 233 151
South East median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +11.11% +6.93%
10th Percentile £32,045 £40,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £94,100 £84,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +4.00%

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 16,215 17,119 18,012
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.37% 56.37% 51.63%
Number of salaries quoted 14,081 14,934 15,901
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,225 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.45% +5.26% +5.56%

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 13 November 2018.

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 13 November 2018. 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 -46 100 £67,500 +12.50% 19
Berkshire +19 67 £83,000 +41.28% 11
East Sussex +22 33 £60,000 +4.35% 1
West Sussex -5 30 £82,500 +22.22% 4
Hampshire +4 26 £52,500 -0.38% 7
Oxfordshire -26 25 £45,000 -33.33% 3
Surrey +4 18 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Buckinghamshire -26 8 £48,750 -18.75% 5
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, 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.

1 182 (87.92%) Java
2 133 (64.25%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (43.00%) Continuous Integration
4 80 (38.65%) Python
5 70 (33.82%) SQL
6 67 (32.37%) Scrum
7 66 (31.88%) Amazon AWS
8 64 (30.92%) Relational Database
9 59 (28.50%) AngularJS
10 55 (26.57%) TDD
11 53 (25.60%) JavaScript
12 52 (25.12%) Hadoop
12 52 (25.12%) Jenkins
12 52 (25.12%) Microservices
13 49 (23.67%) Git (software)
14 46 (22.22%) REST
15 45 (21.74%) RDBMS
16 43 (20.77%) HTML
16 43 (20.77%) Big Data
17 41 (19.81%) NoSQL
18 40 (19.32%) React
19 39 (18.84%) DevOps
19 39 (18.84%) RESTful
19 39 (18.84%) Linux
19 39 (18.84%) Shell Script
20 38 (18.36%) Web Services
21 37 (17.87%) Machine Learning
21 37 (17.87%) Apache Spark
22 35 (16.91%) Apache Hive
23 34 (16.43%) 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 37 (17.87%) Apache Spark
2 15 (7.25%) Apache
2 15 (7.25%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (4.35%) JBoss
4 7 (3.38%) Confluence
4 7 (3.38%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.42%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.97%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.97%) SAS
6 2 (0.97%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.48%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 66 (31.88%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (14.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (11.59%) Amazon EC2
3 24 (11.59%) Serverless
4 22 (10.63%) Amazon EMR
5 21 (10.14%) Amazon S3
6 20 (9.66%) Amazon SQS
7 19 (9.18%) Google Cloud Platform
8 18 (8.70%) Amazon Kinesis
8 18 (8.70%) AWS Lambda
8 18 (8.70%) Azure Active Directory
8 18 (8.70%) Office 365
9 9 (4.35%) GitHub
10 7 (3.38%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (2.42%) IaaS
12 4 (1.93%) SaaS
13 3 (1.45%) npm
13 3 (1.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.70%) Network Security
2 12 (5.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (30.92%) Relational Database
2 52 (25.12%) Hadoop
3 45 (21.74%) RDBMS
4 43 (20.77%) Big Data
5 41 (19.81%) NoSQL
6 35 (16.91%) Apache Hive
7 31 (14.98%) PostgreSQL
8 23 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (11.11%) MongoDB
9 19 (9.18%) Amazon RDS
9 19 (9.18%) Sqoop
10 18 (8.70%) Amazon Redshift
10 18 (8.70%) Cosmos DB
11 17 (8.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 16 (7.73%) Impala
13 14 (6.76%) MySQL
14 12 (5.80%) HBase
15 10 (4.83%) Apache Cassandra
16 7 (3.38%) SQL Server
17 5 (2.42%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 52 (25.12%) Jenkins
2 49 (23.67%) Git (software)
3 24 (11.59%) Maven
4 22 (10.63%) JUnit
5 17 (8.21%) Gradle
6 16 (7.73%) Bitbucket
7 15 (7.25%) TeamCity
8 14 (6.76%) Eclipse
9 12 (5.80%) JIRA
10 11 (5.31%) Subversion
11 10 (4.83%) Selenium
12 9 (4.35%) IntelliJ
13 4 (1.93%) CircleCI
13 4 (1.93%) Hudson
13 4 (1.93%) Team Foundation Server
14 2 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 1 (0.48%) Ant
15 1 (0.48%) Cucumber
15 1 (0.48%) Mockito
15 1 (0.48%) SoapUI
General
1 22 (10.63%) Retail
2 11 (5.31%) Marketing
3 3 (1.45%) Advertising
4 2 (0.97%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.48%) Finance
5 1 (0.48%) French Language
5 1 (0.48%) German Language
Job Titles
1 109 (52.66%) Developer
2 57 (27.54%) Java Developer
3 49 (23.67%) Scala Developer
4 30 (14.49%) Java Scala Developer
5 29 (14.01%) Architect
6 24 (11.59%) Data Engineer
7 22 (10.63%) Senior Developer
8 21 (10.14%) Software Developer
8 21 (10.14%) Solutions Architect
9 20 (9.66%) Lead Architect
10 19 (9.18%) Full Stack Developer
10 19 (9.18%) Java Engineer
11 18 (8.70%) Cloud Architect
11 18 (8.70%) Cloud Solutions Architect
11 18 (8.70%) Lead Solutions Architect
12 17 (8.21%) Big Data Engineer
13 15 (7.25%) Hadoop Engineer
13 15 (7.25%) Senior Java Developer
14 14 (6.76%) Senior Data Engineer
15 11 (5.31%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (28.50%) AngularJS
2 46 (22.22%) REST
3 43 (20.77%) HTML
4 40 (19.32%) React
5 39 (18.84%) RESTful
6 38 (18.36%) Web Services
7 34 (16.43%) .NET
7 34 (16.43%) JSON
8 27 (13.04%) CSS
8 27 (13.04%) Kafka
9 24 (11.59%) Akka
9 24 (11.59%) HTML5
10 23 (11.11%) XML
11 22 (10.63%) Spring
12 20 (9.66%) TensorFlow
13 19 (9.18%) Play Framework
14 18 (8.70%) ASP.NET
14 18 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
14 18 (8.70%) Hibernate
15 16 (7.73%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.59%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.80%) Algorithms
3 12 (5.80%) User Experience
4 5 (2.42%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.93%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.45%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.97%) Life Science
8 1 (0.48%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.48%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.48%) Replication
8 1 (0.48%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 39 (18.84%) Linux
2 13 (6.28%) Unix
3 8 (3.86%) Windows
4 3 (1.45%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (64.25%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (43.00%) Continuous Integration
3 67 (32.37%) Scrum
4 55 (26.57%) TDD
5 52 (25.12%) Microservices
6 39 (18.84%) DevOps
7 37 (17.87%) Machine Learning
8 33 (15.94%) Analytics
9 32 (15.46%) Test Automation
10 31 (14.98%) Kanban
11 29 (14.01%) BDD
11 29 (14.01%) OO
11 29 (14.01%) Open Source
12 26 (12.56%) Data Science
13 25 (12.08%) Pair Programming
14 24 (11.59%) Problem-Solving
15 23 (11.11%) Software Engineering
16 22 (10.63%) MapReduce
17 20 (9.66%) Project Management
18 19 (9.18%) Deep Learning
Programming Languages
1 182 (87.92%) Java
2 80 (38.65%) Python
3 70 (33.82%) SQL
4 53 (25.60%) JavaScript
5 39 (18.84%) Shell Script
6 26 (12.56%) Go
7 25 (12.08%) Java 8
8 24 (11.59%) R
9 21 (10.14%) Kotlin
10 18 (8.70%) PL/SQL
11 17 (8.21%) C#
12 12 (5.80%) C++
13 11 (5.31%) Ruby
14 8 (3.86%) Groovy
15 6 (2.90%) Clojure
16 4 (1.93%) HiveQL
16 4 (1.93%) PHP
17 3 (1.45%) MATLAB
18 2 (0.97%) C
18 2 (0.97%) Lua
Qualifications
1 21 (10.14%) Security Cleared
2 18 (8.70%) MCSA
2 18 (8.70%) MCSE
2 18 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (7.25%) Degree
4 4 (1.93%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (1.93%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.93%) PhD
5 2 (0.97%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.90%) GDPR
2 4 (1.93%) QA
3 2 (0.97%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (10.14%) Apache Flume
2 19 (9.18%) Docker
3 18 (8.70%) Active Directory
4 15 (7.25%) HDFS
5 4 (1.93%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (7.25%) Hadoop YARN
2 12 (5.80%) Kubernetes
3 8 (3.86%) Ansible
3 8 (3.86%) Kibana
3 8 (3.86%) Puppet
4 4 (1.93%) Oozie
4 4 (1.93%) Rundeck
5 3 (1.45%) Grafana
6 2 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.97%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (12.56%) Cloudera
2 24 (11.59%) Hortonworks
3 23 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 19 (9.18%) Atlassian
5 11 (5.31%) Apple
6 8 (3.86%) Oracle
7 7 (3.38%) Google
7 7 (3.38%) RapidMiner
7 7 (3.38%) webMethods
8 4 (1.93%) Tableau
9 1 (0.48%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.48%) Informatica
9 1 (0.48%) MapR
9 1 (0.48%) Netezza
9 1 (0.48%) Teradata