Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 342 314 396
Rank change year-on-year -28 +82 +46
Permanent jobs citing Scala 175 253 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.66% 0.82% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.18% 1.43% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 108 240 159
South East median annual salary £55,750 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.04% +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,025 £34,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £91,125 £90,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +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 14,815 17,707 16,072
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.18% 57.35% 50.41%
Number of salaries quoted 12,821 15,471 14,003
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -6 89 £60,000 - 23
Berkshire +9 67 £60,000 -7.69% 16
Hampshire +28 30 £45,000 +69.81% 6
West Sussex -17 24 £90,000 +28.57% 8
East Sussex +17 16 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Oxfordshire +16 15 £51,250 +13.89% 6
Surrey -2 15 £55,000 -15.38% 8
Buckinghamshire -20 7 £58,750 -18.97% 1
Kent +27 1 - -
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 165 (94.29%) Java
2 103 (58.86%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (41.71%) Python
4 71 (40.57%) SQL
5 61 (34.86%) Continuous Integration
5 61 (34.86%) Relational Database
6 59 (33.71%) Scrum
7 52 (29.71%) Amazon AWS
8 48 (27.43%) REST
9 47 (26.86%) JavaScript
10 40 (22.86%) Web Services
10 40 (22.86%) RDBMS
10 40 (22.86%) TDD
11 38 (21.71%) Linux
11 38 (21.71%) Microsoft Azure
11 38 (21.71%) Microservices
12 37 (21.14%) Jenkins
12 37 (21.14%) AngularJS
12 37 (21.14%) NoSQL
12 37 (21.14%) Spring
13 36 (20.57%) HTML
13 36 (20.57%) Test Automation
14 34 (19.43%) Microsoft
15 33 (18.86%) Git (software)
15 33 (18.86%) JSON
16 32 (18.29%) Shell Script
17 31 (17.71%) .NET
17 31 (17.71%) RESTful
18 30 (17.14%) Open Source
18 30 (17.14%) JUnit

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 30 (17.14%) Apache Spark
2 13 (7.43%) Apache
3 12 (6.86%) JBoss
4 11 (6.29%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (4.57%) Confluence
5 8 (4.57%) SAS
6 6 (3.43%) Apache Pig
6 6 (3.43%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.86%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.71%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.14%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 29 (16.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.14%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.57%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 52 (29.71%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (21.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (16.00%) Amazon EC2
3 28 (16.00%) Amazon EMR
4 26 (14.86%) Serverless
5 24 (13.71%) Amazon Kinesis
5 24 (13.71%) Amazon S3
5 24 (13.71%) Amazon SQS
5 24 (13.71%) AWS Lambda
5 24 (13.71%) Azure Active Directory
5 24 (13.71%) Office 365
6 11 (6.29%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (5.14%) GitHub
8 6 (3.43%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (2.86%) IaaS
10 2 (1.14%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.71%) Network Security
2 19 (10.86%) HTTP
3 1 (0.57%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (34.86%) Relational Database
2 40 (22.86%) RDBMS
3 37 (21.14%) NoSQL
4 27 (15.43%) Hadoop
5 25 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
5 25 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
6 24 (13.71%) Cosmos DB
7 23 (13.14%) Big Data
8 20 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
9 19 (10.86%) MongoDB
10 18 (10.29%) SQL Server
11 17 (9.71%) Apache Hive
12 12 (6.86%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (6.29%) HBase
14 9 (5.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 9 (5.14%) MySQL
14 9 (5.14%) Sqoop
15 8 (4.57%) Apache Cassandra
16 7 (4.00%) Cloudera CDH
16 7 (4.00%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 37 (21.14%) Jenkins
2 33 (18.86%) Git (software)
3 30 (17.14%) JUnit
4 14 (8.00%) Maven
5 13 (7.43%) JIRA
5 13 (7.43%) Selenium
5 13 (7.43%) Subversion
6 12 (6.86%) Eclipse
7 10 (5.71%) Gradle
8 9 (5.14%) Bitbucket
9 7 (4.00%) IntelliJ
10 6 (3.43%) Gatling
11 4 (2.29%) Hudson
11 4 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (1.14%) CircleCI
12 2 (1.14%) GitLab
12 2 (1.14%) TeamCity
12 2 (1.14%) Vagrant
13 1 (0.57%) Appium
13 1 (0.57%) Ranorex
General
1 11 (6.29%) Retail
2 4 (2.29%) Advertising
3 3 (1.71%) Banking
3 3 (1.71%) Games
3 3 (1.71%) Marketing
4 2 (1.14%) Finance
4 2 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.57%) French Language
5 1 (0.57%) German Language
5 1 (0.57%) Law
5 1 (0.57%) Legal
5 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 90 (51.43%) Developer
2 61 (34.86%) Java Developer
3 41 (23.43%) Scala Developer
4 34 (19.43%) Java Scala Developer
5 30 (17.14%) Architect
6 26 (14.86%) Lead Architect
7 24 (13.71%) Cloud Architect
7 24 (13.71%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 24 (13.71%) Full Stack Developer
7 24 (13.71%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 24 (13.71%) Solutions Architect
8 22 (12.57%) Senior Developer
9 18 (10.29%) Senior Java Developer
10 16 (9.14%) Data Engineer
11 10 (5.71%) Senior Full Stack Developer
11 10 (5.71%) Software Developer
12 9 (5.14%) Big Data Engineer
12 9 (5.14%) Java Engineer
13 8 (4.57%) Analyst
13 8 (4.57%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (27.43%) REST
2 40 (22.86%) Web Services
3 37 (21.14%) AngularJS
3 37 (21.14%) Spring
4 36 (20.57%) HTML
5 33 (18.86%) JSON
6 31 (17.71%) .NET
6 31 (17.71%) RESTful
7 26 (14.86%) CSS
7 26 (14.86%) HTML5
8 25 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 24 (13.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 22 (12.57%) React
11 20 (11.43%) J2EE
12 19 (10.86%) Hibernate
13 17 (9.71%) Play Framework
14 16 (9.14%) Ajax
14 16 (9.14%) CSS3
14 16 (9.14%) SOAP
14 16 (9.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (3.43%) Algorithms
4 5 (2.86%) Fintech
5 4 (2.29%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.29%) User Experience
6 3 (1.71%) Life Science
7 2 (1.14%) NHS
7 2 (1.14%) Robotics
8 1 (0.57%) Digital Signage
8 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.57%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.57%) Replication
8 1 (0.57%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 38 (21.71%) Linux
2 12 (6.86%) Unix
3 8 (4.57%) Windows
4 3 (1.71%) Android
4 3 (1.71%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (58.86%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (34.86%) Continuous Integration
3 59 (33.71%) Scrum
4 40 (22.86%) TDD
5 38 (21.71%) Microservices
6 36 (20.57%) Test Automation
7 30 (17.14%) Open Source
8 29 (16.57%) DevOps
9 26 (14.86%) Functional Programming
10 25 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
10 25 (14.29%) Thought Leadership
11 24 (13.71%) Identity Access Management
11 24 (13.71%) Presales
11 24 (13.71%) Project Management
11 24 (13.71%) Vendor Relationship Management
12 23 (13.14%) Analytics
13 20 (11.43%) Collaborative Working
13 20 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
13 20 (11.43%) Service Design
14 19 (10.86%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 165 (94.29%) Java
2 73 (41.71%) Python
3 71 (40.57%) SQL
4 47 (26.86%) JavaScript
5 32 (18.29%) Shell Script
6 24 (13.71%) PL/SQL
7 21 (12.00%) R
8 18 (10.29%) Java 8
9 17 (9.71%) Ruby
10 12 (6.86%) C#
10 12 (6.86%) C++
10 12 (6.86%) Go
11 11 (6.29%) Kotlin
12 9 (5.14%) MATLAB
13 5 (2.86%) Julia
14 4 (2.29%) Clojure
14 4 (2.29%) PHP
15 3 (1.71%) C
15 3 (1.71%) ES6
15 3 (1.71%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 25 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 24 (13.71%) MCSA
2 24 (13.71%) MCSE
2 24 (13.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (12.57%) Degree
4 5 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.29%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (2.29%) PhD
6 3 (1.71%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.57%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.57%) GDPR
2 4 (2.29%) QA
3 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (13.71%) Active Directory
2 20 (11.43%) Docker
3 10 (5.71%) Apache Flume
4 4 (2.29%) HDFS
4 4 (2.29%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 15 (8.57%) Kubernetes
2 6 (3.43%) Kibana
2 6 (3.43%) Puppet
3 5 (2.86%) Ansible
3 5 (2.86%) Oozie
4 4 (2.29%) Rundeck
4 4 (2.29%) Terraform
5 3 (1.71%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (1.14%) Grafana
Vendors
1 34 (19.43%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.14%) Cloudera
3 13 (7.43%) Google
4 11 (6.29%) Apple
5 10 (5.71%) Hortonworks
6 9 (5.14%) Atlassian
6 9 (5.14%) Oracle
7 6 (3.43%) webMethods
8 5 (2.86%) RapidMiner
9 4 (2.29%) Tableau
10 2 (1.14%) MapR
11 1 (0.57%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.57%) Databricks
11 1 (0.57%) Informatica
11 1 (0.57%) NEC
11 1 (0.57%) Netezza
11 1 (0.57%) Samsung
11 1 (0.57%) Teradata