Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > South East
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 343 338 324
Rank change year-on-year -5 -14 +105
Permanent jobs citing Scala 162 204 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.65% 0.71% 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.20% 1.26% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 115 144 232
South East median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £39,250 £32,045 £41,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £94,663 £84,000
England median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +7.41% +3.85%

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 13,556 16,241 17,253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 54.02% 56.33% 56.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11,746 14,088 15,038
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%

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 16 November 2019.

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 16 November 2019. 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 +44 100 £57,500 -11.54% 13
Berkshire +34 70 £53,500 -35.15% 4
Hampshire +19 26 £57,500 +9.52% 4
Oxfordshire +21 21 £63,000 +40.00% 8
Surrey +30 12 £55,000 +2.33% 2
West Sussex -13 11 £70,000 -6.88% 3
Buckinghamshire +14 9 £41,250 -15.38% 1
East Sussex -21 8 £62,500 +4.17% 1
Middlesex - 5 £60,000 -
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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.

1 117 (72.22%) Java
2 100 (61.73%) Python
3 69 (42.59%) Hadoop
4 67 (41.36%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (38.27%) Data Science
6 61 (37.65%) Spring
7 57 (35.19%) MongoDB
8 53 (32.72%) SQL
9 50 (30.86%) Software Engineering
10 47 (29.01%) AWS
11 44 (27.16%) Microservices
11 44 (27.16%) Apache Spark
12 41 (25.31%) Docker
12 41 (25.31%) C#
13 40 (24.69%) Degree
14 39 (24.07%) Artificial Intelligence
15 38 (23.46%) NoSQL
16 36 (22.22%) Akka
17 35 (21.60%) Git (software)
18 34 (20.99%) Security Cleared
18 34 (20.99%) Linux
19 33 (20.37%) SQL Server
20 31 (19.14%) Open Source
20 31 (19.14%) Mentoring
20 31 (19.14%) Algorithms
21 29 (17.90%) Machine Learning
21 29 (17.90%) RESTful
21 29 (17.90%) PostgreSQL
22 28 (17.28%) Hibernate
22 28 (17.28%) J2EE

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 44 (27.16%) Apache Spark
2 24 (14.81%) Tomcat
3 23 (14.20%) JBoss
4 21 (12.96%) Hyperledger
5 15 (9.26%) Apache
5 15 (9.26%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (5.56%) Apache Solr
7 8 (4.94%) Confluence
8 6 (3.70%) SAS
9 3 (1.85%) Apache Airflow
9 3 (1.85%) Luigi
10 1 (0.62%) Jetty
10 1 (0.62%) Jupyter
Applications
1 2 (1.23%) SPSS
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.62%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 47 (29.01%) AWS
2 14 (8.64%) Azure
3 11 (6.79%) GCP
4 8 (4.94%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (3.70%) SaaS
6 4 (2.47%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (2.47%) Serverless
7 3 (1.85%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (1.85%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (1.85%) Google Analytics
7 3 (1.85%) IaaS
7 3 (1.85%) PaaS
8 2 (1.23%) Heroku
9 1 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.62%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.85%) LAN
1 3 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (42.59%) Hadoop
2 57 (35.19%) MongoDB
3 38 (23.46%) NoSQL
4 33 (20.37%) SQL Server
5 29 (17.90%) PostgreSQL
6 28 (17.28%) Big Data
7 27 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 21 (12.96%) Blockchain
9 11 (6.79%) MySQL
10 9 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (4.94%) HBase
11 8 (4.94%) Relational Database
12 6 (3.70%) Apache Hive
12 6 (3.70%) GIS
13 5 (3.09%) Data Lake
14 4 (2.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 4 (2.47%) Apache Accumulo
14 4 (2.47%) IBM InfoSphere
14 4 (2.47%) OrientDB
14 4 (2.47%) Redis
Development Applications
1 35 (21.60%) Git (software)
2 24 (14.81%) Bitbucket
3 12 (7.41%) Jenkins
4 10 (6.17%) JIRA
5 7 (4.32%) JUnit
6 5 (3.09%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.09%) Gradle
6 5 (3.09%) JMeter
6 5 (3.09%) Maven
7 4 (2.47%) GitLab
7 4 (2.47%) Selenium
8 3 (1.85%) CircleCI
8 3 (1.85%) Mocha
8 3 (1.85%) Travis CI
9 1 (0.62%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.62%) The Grinder
9 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (8.64%) Public Sector
2 12 (7.41%) Banking
3 11 (6.79%) Finance
4 6 (3.70%) Games
5 5 (3.09%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.47%) Marketing
6 4 (2.47%) Retail
7 3 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.23%) Advertising
9 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.62%) Back Office
9 1 (0.62%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (31.48%) Developer
2 44 (27.16%) Software Engineer
3 27 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 21 (12.96%) Data Engineer
5 19 (11.73%) Software Developer
6 18 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 16 (9.88%) Senior Software Engineer
8 15 (9.26%) Senior Software Developer
9 14 (8.64%) Data Scientist
10 9 (5.56%) Java Engineer
10 9 (5.56%) Lead Software Engineer
10 9 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
11 8 (4.94%) Big Data Engineer
11 8 (4.94%) Senior Data Scientist
12 7 (4.32%) Python Engineer
12 7 (4.32%) Scala Software Engineer
13 6 (3.70%) AWS Engineer
13 6 (3.70%) AWS Software Engineer
13 6 (3.70%) Java Software Engineer
13 6 (3.70%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (37.65%) Spring
2 36 (22.22%) Akka
3 29 (17.90%) RESTful
4 28 (17.28%) Hibernate
4 28 (17.28%) J2EE
5 25 (15.43%) Pandas
5 25 (15.43%) scikit-learn
5 25 (15.43%) Spring Cloud
6 22 (13.58%) Apache Wicket
6 22 (13.58%) JSF
6 22 (13.58%) SOAP
7 21 (12.96%) OAuth
7 21 (12.96%) SAML
7 21 (12.96%) Swagger
8 20 (12.35%) Kafka
9 13 (8.02%) Spring Boot
10 11 (6.79%) .NET
10 11 (6.79%) Play Framework
11 10 (6.17%) AngularJS
11 10 (6.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.14%) Algorithms
2 25 (15.43%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (15.43%) Public Cloud
3 24 (14.81%) Private Cloud
4 10 (6.17%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.47%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.85%) NHS
6 3 (1.85%) Reference Data
6 3 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.62%) Arduino
8 1 (0.62%) Biotechnology
8 1 (0.62%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.62%) Kinect
8 1 (0.62%) Oculus Rift
8 1 (0.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (20.99%) Linux
2 2 (1.23%) Ubuntu
2 2 (1.23%) Windows
3 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.62%) CentOS
3 1 (0.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (41.36%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (38.27%) Data Science
3 50 (30.86%) Software Engineering
4 44 (27.16%) Microservices
5 39 (24.07%) Artificial Intelligence
6 31 (19.14%) Mentoring
6 31 (19.14%) Open Source
7 29 (17.90%) Machine Learning
8 26 (16.05%) API Development
9 25 (15.43%) Analytics
10 22 (13.58%) Mathematics
11 21 (12.96%) Computer Science
11 21 (12.96%) Cryptography
12 20 (12.35%) ETL
13 19 (11.73%) Data Analysis
13 19 (11.73%) DevOps
13 19 (11.73%) Scrum
14 18 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (8.64%) Data Architecture
16 13 (8.02%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 117 (72.22%) Java
2 100 (61.73%) Python
3 53 (32.72%) SQL
4 41 (25.31%) C#
5 28 (17.28%) JavaScript
6 26 (16.05%) R
7 19 (11.73%) C
8 13 (8.02%) C++
9 10 (6.17%) TypeScript
10 9 (5.56%) Java 8
11 8 (4.94%) Go
11 8 (4.94%) PHP
12 5 (3.09%) Bash Shell
12 5 (3.09%) F#
12 5 (3.09%) Kotlin
13 4 (2.47%) Haskell
14 3 (1.85%) Clojure
14 3 (1.85%) Groovy
14 3 (1.85%) HiveQL
14 3 (1.85%) Julia
Qualifications
1 40 (24.69%) Degree
2 34 (20.99%) Security Cleared
3 11 (6.79%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.09%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.85%) PhD
7 2 (1.23%) CISA
7 2 (1.23%) CISM
7 2 (1.23%) CISSP
8 1 (0.62%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.09%) QA
2 4 (2.47%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.62%) GDPR
System Software
1 41 (25.31%) Docker
2 4 (2.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.62%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (7.41%) Ansible
2 11 (6.79%) Kubernetes
3 10 (6.17%) Terraform
4 9 (5.56%) Puppet
5 5 (3.09%) Mesos
6 4 (2.47%) Marathon
6 4 (2.47%) Salt
7 3 (1.85%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.23%) Kibana
8 2 (1.23%) logstash
9 1 (0.62%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 7 (4.32%) Google
2 6 (3.70%) Oracle
3 5 (3.09%) Tableau
4 4 (2.47%) IBM
5 3 (1.85%) hybris
5 3 (1.85%) Informatica
6 2 (1.23%) Black Duck
6 2 (1.23%) Coverity
7 1 (0.62%) Apple
7 1 (0.62%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.62%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.62%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.62%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.62%) Netezza
7 1 (0.62%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.62%) StreamSets
7 1 (0.62%) Sybase