Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 249 337 462
Rank change year-on-year +88 +125 +89
Permanent jobs citing Scala 363 225 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.20% 0.77% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.06% 1.42% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 344 194 157
South East median annual salary £64,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £84,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

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 17,591 15,811 19,577
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 58.09% 53.80% 52.15%
Number of salaries quoted 15,347 13,725 17,450
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +53 186 £65,000 +18.18% 19
Berkshire +76 108 £70,000 +55.56% 4
Surrey +9 57 £90,000 +50.00% 8
East Sussex +17 51 £60,000 -7.69% 4
Oxfordshire -22 50 £45,000 -29.41% 10
Hampshire +18 46 £30,000 -42.86% 10
Buckinghamshire +20 41 £90,000 +89.47% 5
West Sussex +27 39 £62,500 +8.70% 7
Middlesex +25 14 £110,000 - 1
Kent +6 1 £50,000 -23.08%
Sussex -31 1 - -
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 296 (81.54%) Java
2 211 (58.13%) Agile Software Development
3 197 (54.27%) Python
4 139 (38.29%) Machine Learning
5 137 (37.74%) Big Data
6 119 (32.78%) Hadoop
7 114 (31.40%) TDD
8 112 (30.85%) JavaScript
9 105 (28.93%) Go
10 104 (28.65%) Scrum
11 101 (27.82%) Continuous Integration
12 96 (26.45%) SQL
13 91 (25.07%) C++
14 88 (24.24%) C#
15 86 (23.69%) Software Engineering
15 86 (23.69%) AngularJS
16 83 (22.87%) Apache Spark
17 78 (21.49%) Kanban
18 76 (20.94%) Git (software)
19 73 (20.11%) Amazon AWS
20 68 (18.73%) Data Science
21 65 (17.91%) Apache Hive
22 64 (17.63%) Kafka
22 64 (17.63%) Linux
23 63 (17.36%) Jenkins
23 63 (17.36%) Microservices
24 61 (16.80%) React
25 60 (16.53%) MapReduce
26 59 (16.25%) DevOps
26 59 (16.25%) TensorFlow

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 83 (22.87%) Apache Spark
2 24 (6.61%) Elasticsearch
3 22 (6.06%) Apache
4 14 (3.86%) SAS
5 10 (2.75%) Confluence
6 6 (1.65%) Ethereum
6 6 (1.65%) Hyperledger
7 5 (1.38%) Apache Solr
7 5 (1.38%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.10%) Apache Pig
9 3 (0.83%) nginx
10 2 (0.55%) JBoss
11 1 (0.28%) Jetty
11 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 73 (20.11%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.03%) Amazon S3
2 11 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.48%) GitHub
4 8 (2.20%) npm
5 6 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (1.65%) SaaS
6 5 (1.38%) Slack
7 4 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.83%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (0.83%) Amazon Kinesis
8 3 (0.83%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.83%) PaaS
8 3 (0.83%) Serverless
9 2 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.75%) HTTP
2 5 (1.38%) Internet
3 2 (0.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.28%) Skype
4 1 (0.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (37.74%) Big Data
2 119 (32.78%) Hadoop
3 65 (17.91%) Apache Hive
4 47 (12.95%) NoSQL
4 47 (12.95%) Relational Database
5 44 (12.12%) Impala
6 42 (11.57%) PostgreSQL
6 42 (11.57%) Sqoop
7 41 (11.29%) Data Warehouse
8 33 (9.09%) HBase
9 25 (6.89%) MongoDB
10 24 (6.61%) RDBMS
11 23 (6.34%) Apache Cassandra
12 18 (4.96%) MySQL
13 17 (4.68%) Blockchain
14 13 (3.58%) Redis
15 8 (2.20%) Data Mining
15 8 (2.20%) Neo4j
16 7 (1.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 5 (1.38%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 76 (20.94%) Git (software)
2 63 (17.36%) Jenkins
3 40 (11.02%) TeamCity
4 20 (5.51%) Maven
5 19 (5.23%) JUnit
6 16 (4.41%) Gradle
7 13 (3.58%) JIRA
8 8 (2.20%) GitLab
8 8 (2.20%) Selenium
9 6 (1.65%) Bitbucket
10 4 (1.10%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.83%) Ant
11 3 (0.83%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.83%) IntelliJ
11 3 (0.83%) Subversion
12 2 (0.55%) CircleCI
12 2 (0.55%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.55%) Gatling
12 2 (0.55%) Sonatype Nexus
13 1 (0.28%) gulp
General
1 33 (9.09%) Retail
2 20 (5.51%) Marketing
3 14 (3.86%) Finance
4 6 (1.65%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.10%) Advertising
6 2 (0.55%) Banking
6 2 (0.55%) Games
6 2 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 140 (38.57%) Developer
2 61 (16.80%) Data Engineer
3 55 (15.15%) Java Developer
4 47 (12.95%) Big Data Engineer
5 46 (12.67%) Software Developer
6 43 (11.85%) Software Engineer
7 39 (10.74%) Hadoop Engineer
8 35 (9.64%) Scala Developer
9 29 (7.99%) Data Scientist
9 29 (7.99%) Java Engineer
10 26 (7.16%) Graduate
10 26 (7.16%) Senior Data Engineer
11 25 (6.89%) Senior Developer
12 22 (6.06%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
13 18 (4.96%) .NET Developer
13 18 (4.96%) .NET Software Developer
13 18 (4.96%) Junior
13 18 (4.96%) Senior Java Developer
14 17 (4.68%) C# Developer
14 17 (4.68%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (23.69%) AngularJS
2 64 (17.63%) Kafka
3 61 (16.80%) React
4 59 (16.25%) TensorFlow
5 56 (15.43%) HTML
5 56 (15.43%) RESTful
6 43 (11.85%) .NET
7 41 (11.29%) Keras
8 40 (11.02%) CSS
8 40 (11.02%) MLlib
9 35 (9.64%) Web Services
10 31 (8.54%) Django
10 31 (8.54%) REST
11 24 (6.61%) Akka
11 24 (6.61%) Spring Boot
12 23 (6.34%) JSON
13 21 (5.79%) Spring
14 19 (5.23%) XML
15 18 (4.96%) HTML5
16 16 (4.41%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 43 (11.85%) User Experience
2 39 (10.74%) Computer Science
2 39 (10.74%) Mobile App
3 31 (8.54%) Greenfield Project
4 22 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (5.79%) Algorithms
6 16 (4.41%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.65%) Bitcoin
8 4 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.83%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (0.83%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (0.83%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.83%) Renewable Energy
10 2 (0.55%) NHS
10 2 (0.55%) Robotics
11 1 (0.28%) Blog
11 1 (0.28%) Linked Data
11 1 (0.28%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.28%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.28%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 64 (17.63%) Linux
2 7 (1.93%) Android
3 6 (1.65%) Windows
4 5 (1.38%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.83%) Ubuntu
5 3 (0.83%) Unix
6 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (58.13%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (38.29%) Machine Learning
3 114 (31.40%) TDD
4 104 (28.65%) Scrum
5 101 (27.82%) Continuous Integration
6 86 (23.69%) Software Engineering
7 78 (21.49%) Kanban
8 68 (18.73%) Data Science
9 63 (17.36%) Microservices
10 60 (16.53%) MapReduce
11 59 (16.25%) DevOps
12 58 (15.98%) Analytics
13 54 (14.88%) High Availability
14 45 (12.40%) Deep Learning
15 43 (11.85%) API Development
15 43 (11.85%) BDD
15 43 (11.85%) Coaching
16 38 (10.47%) Problem-Solving
17 37 (10.19%) Functional Testing
17 37 (10.19%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 296 (81.54%) Java
2 197 (54.27%) Python
3 112 (30.85%) JavaScript
4 105 (28.93%) Go
5 96 (26.45%) SQL
6 91 (25.07%) C++
7 88 (24.24%) C#
8 47 (12.95%) R
9 43 (11.85%) Shell Script
10 41 (11.29%) C
11 37 (10.19%) Java 8
12 21 (5.79%) Clojure
13 18 (4.96%) Ruby
14 17 (4.68%) Kotlin
15 16 (4.41%) HiveQL
16 12 (3.31%) Groovy
17 7 (1.93%) Fortran
18 6 (1.65%) Bash Shell
18 6 (1.65%) Solidity
19 5 (1.38%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 52 (14.33%) Degree
2 23 (6.34%) PhD
3 15 (4.13%) Numerate Degree
4 13 (3.58%) Security Cleared
5 9 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.10%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.83%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.28%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (11.02%) GDPR
2 6 (1.65%) GCP
3 4 (1.10%) QA
4 3 (0.83%) Data Quality
System Software
1 41 (11.29%) Apache Flume
2 35 (9.64%) HDFS
3 8 (2.20%) Docker
4 2 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 40 (11.02%) Hadoop YARN
2 5 (1.38%) Ansible
2 5 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.10%) Kibana
3 4 (1.10%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.83%) Puppet
5 2 (0.55%) Grafana
5 2 (0.55%) Terraform
6 1 (0.28%) Control-M
6 1 (0.28%) Galera Cluster
6 1 (0.28%) Salt
Vendors
1 53 (14.60%) Cloudera
2 43 (11.85%) Hortonworks
3 17 (4.68%) Capita
4 9 (2.48%) Atlassian
5 6 (1.65%) Oracle
6 4 (1.10%) Google
6 4 (1.10%) Sun
7 3 (0.83%) Tableau
8 2 (0.55%) Talend
9 1 (0.28%) Adobe
9 1 (0.28%) HP
9 1 (0.28%) MapR
9 1 (0.28%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.28%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.28%) New Relic
9 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.28%) webMethods