Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > South East
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 300 371 428
Rank change year-on-year +71 +57 +130
Permanent jobs citing Scala 293 196 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.93% 0.62% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.61% 1.22% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 280 174 194
South East median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £77,500 £65,750
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -

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 18,241 16,089 21,132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 57.74% 51.08% 51.89%
Number of salaries quoted 15,927 13,987 18,660
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +6.02%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,475
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +85 165 £62,500 +19.05% 34
Berkshire +81 94 £65,000 +44.44% 15
Buckinghamshire +43 57 £90,000 +71.43% 6
Surrey +4 54 £85,000 +47.83% 9
Hampshire -9 31 £28,250 -37.22% 2
West Sussex +9 28 £67,500 +8.00% 8
Oxfordshire -25 28 £45,000 -21.74% 13
East Sussex -9 25 £60,000 -14.29% 2
Middlesex +25 15 £110,000 - 1
Kent - 2 £41,500 -
Sussex -22 1 - -
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 267 (91.13%) Java
2 182 (62.12%) Agile Software Development
3 134 (45.73%) Python
4 121 (41.30%) JavaScript
5 102 (34.81%) Big Data
6 91 (31.06%) Scrum
7 88 (30.03%) Software Engineering
8 86 (29.35%) TDD
9 83 (28.33%) Hadoop
10 82 (27.99%) SQL
11 74 (25.26%) Go
12 65 (22.18%) Machine Learning
12 65 (22.18%) Apache Spark
12 65 (22.18%) C#
13 58 (19.80%) NoSQL
13 58 (19.80%) AngularJS
14 56 (19.11%) DevOps
14 56 (19.11%) Linux
14 56 (19.11%) Kanban
15 55 (18.77%) Continuous Integration
16 54 (18.43%) C++
17 53 (18.09%) Microservices
18 52 (17.75%) Open Source
19 51 (17.41%) Amazon AWS
20 50 (17.06%) REST
21 46 (15.70%) CSS
21 46 (15.70%) Test Automation
22 45 (15.36%) HTML
23 43 (14.68%) Jenkins
23 43 (14.68%) Mentoring

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 65 (22.18%) Apache Spark
2 23 (7.85%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (6.14%) Apache
4 8 (2.73%) SAS
4 8 (2.73%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.05%) Apache Pig
5 6 (2.05%) JBoss
6 5 (1.71%) Apache Solr
6 5 (1.71%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.37%) nginx
7 4 (1.37%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.02%) Confluence
8 3 (1.02%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.68%) Ethereum
9 2 (0.68%) GeoServer
9 2 (0.68%) Hyperledger
10 1 (0.34%) Jetty
10 1 (0.34%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (0.34%) GNU Octave
1 1 (0.34%) Mathematica
1 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 51 (17.41%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (5.80%) SaaS
3 15 (5.12%) GitHub
4 9 (3.07%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (2.39%) Amazon S3
5 7 (2.39%) PaaS
6 5 (1.71%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.02%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (1.02%) Amazon Kinesis
7 3 (1.02%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (1.02%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.68%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.34%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.75%) Internet
2 8 (2.73%) HTTP
3 4 (1.37%) BGP
3 4 (1.37%) EIGRP
3 4 (1.37%) Firewall
3 4 (1.37%) MPLS
3 4 (1.37%) OSPF
3 4 (1.37%) RIP
4 3 (1.02%) Skype
5 2 (0.68%) GSM
5 2 (0.68%) LTE
5 2 (0.68%) UMTS
6 1 (0.34%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.34%) SMS
6 1 (0.34%) SSL
6 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (34.81%) Big Data
2 83 (28.33%) Hadoop
3 58 (19.80%) NoSQL
4 36 (12.29%) HBase
5 34 (11.60%) Apache Cassandra
6 33 (11.26%) Relational Database
7 30 (10.24%) Apache Hive
8 27 (9.22%) PostgreSQL
9 24 (8.19%) MongoDB
10 21 (7.17%) Sqoop
11 18 (6.14%) MySQL
12 16 (5.46%) Impala
12 16 (5.46%) RDBMS
13 14 (4.78%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (4.78%) Redis
14 9 (3.07%) Blockchain
15 7 (2.39%) Data Mining
15 7 (2.39%) Neo4j
15 7 (2.39%) SQL Server
16 4 (1.37%) Flink
Development Applications
1 43 (14.68%) Jenkins
2 41 (13.99%) Git (software)
3 21 (7.17%) Maven
4 16 (5.46%) Ant
5 13 (4.44%) JUnit
5 13 (4.44%) TeamCity
6 12 (4.10%) Bitbucket
7 11 (3.75%) JIRA
8 10 (3.41%) Selenium
9 7 (2.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (2.39%) GitLab
9 7 (2.39%) IntelliJ
9 7 (2.39%) Subversion
10 6 (2.05%) Eclipse
10 6 (2.05%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (1.71%) JIRA Agile
12 4 (1.37%) Vagrant
13 3 (1.02%) Cucumber
14 2 (0.68%) Gradle
14 2 (0.68%) TestNG
General
1 24 (8.19%) Finance
2 18 (6.14%) Banking
3 10 (3.41%) Marketing
3 10 (3.41%) Retail
4 9 (3.07%) Advertising
5 2 (0.68%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.34%) Electronics
6 1 (0.34%) Publishing
6 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 127 (43.34%) Developer
2 61 (20.82%) Java Developer
3 40 (13.65%) Scala Developer
4 38 (12.97%) Software Developer
5 35 (11.95%) Data Engineer
6 30 (10.24%) Big Data Engineer
7 26 (8.87%) Software Engineer
8 24 (8.19%) Senior Developer
9 22 (7.51%) Java Scala Developer
10 18 (6.14%) Hadoop Engineer
11 17 (5.80%) Junior
12 14 (4.78%) Architect
12 14 (4.78%) Java Engineer
13 13 (4.44%) Agile Developer
14 12 (4.10%) Agile Java Developer
14 12 (4.10%) Junior Developer
15 11 (3.75%) Development Manager
15 11 (3.75%) Graduate
15 11 (3.75%) Java Software Developer
15 11 (3.75%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (19.80%) AngularJS
2 50 (17.06%) REST
3 46 (15.70%) CSS
4 45 (15.36%) HTML
5 41 (13.99%) Web Services
6 39 (13.31%) RESTful
6 39 (13.31%) Spring
7 38 (12.97%) Kafka
8 33 (11.26%) Django
8 33 (11.26%) Node.js
9 27 (9.22%) .NET
9 27 (9.22%) HTML5
10 23 (7.85%) JSON
11 22 (7.51%) React
11 22 (7.51%) SOAP
12 21 (7.17%) CSS3
13 19 (6.48%) RabbitMQ
13 19 (6.48%) TensorFlow
14 14 (4.78%) Ajax
14 14 (4.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.95%) User Experience
2 25 (8.53%) Computer Science
3 23 (7.85%) Mobile App
4 22 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (3.41%) Algorithms
6 10 (3.41%) Fintech
7 6 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.71%) Blog
9 4 (1.37%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.37%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.37%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.02%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.68%) Bitcoin
11 2 (0.68%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.68%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.34%) Arduino
12 1 (0.34%) FMCG
12 1 (0.34%) Linked Data
12 1 (0.34%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 56 (19.11%) Linux
2 27 (9.22%) Unix
3 9 (3.07%) Ubuntu
4 7 (2.39%) Windows
5 6 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.71%) Android
6 5 (1.71%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.37%) CentOS
8 3 (1.02%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.68%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (62.12%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (31.06%) Scrum
3 88 (30.03%) Software Engineering
4 86 (29.35%) TDD
5 65 (22.18%) Machine Learning
6 56 (19.11%) DevOps
6 56 (19.11%) Kanban
7 55 (18.77%) Continuous Integration
8 53 (18.09%) Microservices
9 52 (17.75%) Open Source
10 46 (15.70%) Test Automation
11 43 (14.68%) Mentoring
12 42 (14.33%) High Availability
13 36 (12.29%) Coaching
14 33 (11.26%) MapReduce
15 31 (10.58%) BDD
16 28 (9.56%) Data Science
17 27 (9.22%) Data Security
17 27 (9.22%) Extreme Programming
18 26 (8.87%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 267 (91.13%) Java
2 134 (45.73%) Python
3 121 (41.30%) JavaScript
4 82 (27.99%) SQL
5 74 (25.26%) Go
6 65 (22.18%) C#
7 54 (18.43%) C++
8 28 (9.56%) R
9 22 (7.51%) C
10 21 (7.17%) Ruby
11 16 (5.46%) Clojure
12 13 (4.44%) Shell Script
13 11 (3.75%) Bash Shell
14 10 (3.41%) PHP
15 9 (3.07%) MATLAB
16 7 (2.39%) Groovy
16 7 (2.39%) Kotlin
17 5 (1.71%) F#
18 4 (1.37%) PowerShell
18 4 (1.37%) Rust
Qualifications
1 41 (13.99%) Degree
2 16 (5.46%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (3.07%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.05%) Numerate Degree
4 6 (2.05%) PhD
5 5 (1.71%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (1.37%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.56%) GDPR
2 1 (0.34%) QA
System Software
1 23 (7.85%) Apache Flume
2 18 (6.14%) HDFS
3 12 (4.10%) Docker
4 4 (1.37%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 20 (6.83%) Hadoop YARN
2 11 (3.75%) Puppet
3 6 (2.05%) Ansible
3 6 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.71%) Terraform
5 4 (1.37%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.37%) Nagios
5 4 (1.37%) Salt
6 3 (1.02%) Oozie
7 2 (0.68%) Galera Cluster
8 1 (0.34%) Grafana
8 1 (0.34%) Kibana
Vendors
1 29 (9.90%) Cloudera
2 14 (4.78%) Hortonworks
3 11 (3.75%) Oracle
4 6 (2.05%) New Relic
5 5 (1.71%) Capita
5 5 (1.71%) Sun
5 5 (1.71%) webMethods
6 4 (1.37%) AppDynamics
6 4 (1.37%) Citrix
6 4 (1.37%) Rackspace
7 3 (1.02%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.68%) Adobe
8 2 (0.68%) Google
8 2 (0.68%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.68%) Talend
9 1 (0.34%) MapR
9 1 (0.34%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.34%) Tableau