Period
to 30 November 2021

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 30 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > South East
6 months to
30 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 292 212 362
Rank change year-on-year -80 +150 +3
Permanent jobs citing Scala 154 101 152
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.84% 1.14% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.62% 1.94% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 87 77 110
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 "
25th Percentile £48,750 £37,500 £39,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -4.17%
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £98,500 £75,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +3.45% -

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 9,496 5,214 13,392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 51.59% 59.10% 54.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6,886 4,557 11,674
10th Percentile £32,750 £32,500 £28,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.86% +10.53% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £73,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Scala as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scala in the South East.

Salary trend for Scala in the South East

Scala
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scala in the South East over the 6 months to 30 November 2021.

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 30 November 2021. 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
Surrey -33 46 £42,500 -34.62% 1
Thames Valley -73 37 £67,500 +12.50% 9
Hampshire -95 35 £65,000 +85.71% 2
West Sussex -26 23 £70,000 +3.70% 4
Oxfordshire -29 19 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Berkshire -56 15 £67,500 +12.50% 8
East Sussex -27 10 - -
Buckinghamshire -51 4 - -
Home Counties - 3 £90,000 -
Kent - 2 £52,500 - 1
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 30 November 2021, 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.

1 114 (74.03%) Java
1 114 (74.03%) Python
2 98 (63.64%) Azure
3 97 (62.99%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (61.04%) DevOps
5 86 (55.84%) Analytics
6 74 (48.05%) Databricks
7 72 (46.75%) Big Data
8 66 (42.86%) AWS
8 66 (42.86%) Microsoft
9 61 (39.61%) Serverless
10 60 (38.96%) Data Analytics
11 54 (35.06%) PowerShell
12 51 (33.12%) ETL
13 48 (31.17%) Data Lake
14 45 (29.22%) C#
15 44 (28.57%) Bash Shell
16 43 (27.92%) .NET
17 42 (27.27%) CISSP
17 42 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
17 42 (27.27%) Data Security
17 42 (27.27%) Risk Management
17 42 (27.27%) Information Management
17 42 (27.27%) Cisco IPT
17 42 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
17 42 (27.27%) (ISC)2 CCSP
18 41 (26.62%) SQL
19 40 (25.97%) Data Science
20 39 (25.32%) AWS Lambda
21 38 (24.68%) Social Skills

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 34 (22.08%) Apache Spark
2 25 (16.23%) Apache
3 17 (11.04%) Apache Airflow
4 4 (2.60%) Confluence
5 2 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.30%) GemFire
6 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (3.25%) InVision
2 1 (0.65%) Figma
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (0.65%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 98 (63.64%) Azure
2 66 (42.86%) AWS
3 61 (39.61%) Serverless
4 39 (25.32%) AWS Lambda
5 36 (23.38%) GitHub
6 33 (21.43%) Amazon S3
6 33 (21.43%) Azure Data Factory
6 33 (21.43%) GitHub Actions
7 29 (18.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 28 (18.18%) Amazon EMR
8 28 (18.18%) Azure Functions
8 28 (18.18%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 27 (17.53%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 26 (16.88%) Amazon EC2
10 26 (16.88%) Amazon EKS
10 26 (16.88%) Amazon SQS
10 26 (16.88%) AWS CloudFormation
10 26 (16.88%) AWS CloudTrail
11 25 (16.23%) Azure Event Grid
11 25 (16.23%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 42 (27.27%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (46.75%) Big Data
2 48 (31.17%) Data Lake
3 28 (18.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 26 (16.88%) Amazon Athena
4 26 (16.88%) Amazon RDS
4 26 (16.88%) Amazon Redshift
4 26 (16.88%) Electronic Patient Records
5 15 (9.74%) Power BI
6 12 (7.79%) Hadoop
7 11 (7.14%) MongoDB
8 9 (5.84%) Relational Database
9 8 (5.19%) Data Mining
10 6 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (3.90%) Tableau
11 4 (2.60%) MySQL
11 4 (2.60%) NoSQL
11 4 (2.60%) Power Query
11 4 (2.60%) SQL Server
12 3 (1.95%) Metadata
13 2 (1.30%) Metadata Repository
Development Applications
1 24 (15.58%) Git (software)
2 17 (11.04%) Jenkins
3 9 (5.84%) kappa
4 7 (4.55%) JUnit
4 7 (4.55%) webpack
5 6 (3.90%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.25%) Balsamiq
6 5 (3.25%) JIRA
7 4 (2.60%) Selenium
7 4 (2.60%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.95%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.95%) IntelliJ
8 3 (1.95%) Mockito
8 3 (1.95%) PyCharm
8 3 (1.95%) RSpec
9 2 (1.30%) JMeter
9 2 (1.30%) Maven
9 2 (1.30%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.30%) SonarQube
9 2 (1.30%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 38 (24.68%) Social Skills
2 30 (19.48%) Finance
3 15 (9.74%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 8 (5.19%) Publishing
5 6 (3.90%) Public Sector
6 5 (3.25%) Banking
6 5 (3.25%) Law
7 4 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.60%) Retail
8 3 (1.95%) Games
8 3 (1.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (35.06%) Data Engineer
2 42 (27.27%) Cloud Engineer
2 42 (27.27%) Security Engineer
3 40 (25.97%) Developer
4 36 (23.38%) Senior Data Engineer
5 33 (21.43%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 33 (21.43%) Senior Security Engineer
6 29 (18.83%) Azure Engineer
7 20 (12.99%) Software Developer
8 17 (11.04%) AWS Engineer
9 14 (9.09%) Software Engineer
10 12 (7.79%) Analyst
10 12 (7.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 10 (6.49%) Azure Developer
12 9 (5.84%) Backend Developer
12 9 (5.84%) DevSecOps Engineer
12 9 (5.84%) Scala Engineer
13 8 (5.19%) Architect
13 8 (5.19%) Java Software Engineer
13 8 (5.19%) Scala Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (27.92%) .NET
2 35 (22.73%) Kafka
3 17 (11.04%) ActiveMQ
3 17 (11.04%) Spring
4 16 (10.39%) React
5 13 (8.44%) Node.js
6 10 (6.49%) Spring Boot
7 9 (5.84%) CSS
7 9 (5.84%) Redux
8 8 (5.19%) HTML
8 8 (5.19%) JSON
8 8 (5.19%) RESTful
9 6 (3.90%) Django
9 6 (3.90%) Flask
10 5 (3.25%) Elastic Stack
10 5 (3.25%) Puppeteer
10 5 (3.25%) Sass
11 4 (2.60%) GraphQL
11 4 (2.60%) REST
12 3 (1.95%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (5.84%) Life Science
3 8 (5.19%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (5.19%) Virtual Team
4 5 (3.25%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.25%) N-Tier
4 5 (3.25%) User Experience
5 4 (2.60%) iPad
6 2 (1.30%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.30%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.30%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.30%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.30%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.30%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.30%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.30%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.65%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.65%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.90%) Linux
2 4 (2.60%) Unix
3 1 (0.65%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (62.99%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (61.04%) DevOps
3 86 (55.84%) Analytics
4 60 (38.96%) Data Analytics
5 51 (33.12%) ETL
6 42 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 42 (27.27%) Data Security
6 42 (27.27%) Information Management
6 42 (27.27%) Risk Management
7 40 (25.97%) Data Science
8 35 (22.73%) SDLC
9 34 (22.08%) Software Engineering
10 33 (21.43%) Runbook
10 33 (21.43%) Security Operations
10 33 (21.43%) Threat Modelling
11 30 (19.48%) Scrum
12 28 (18.18%) TDD
13 26 (16.88%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (16.88%) Microservices
14 21 (13.64%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 114 (74.03%) Java
1 114 (74.03%) Python
2 54 (35.06%) PowerShell
3 45 (29.22%) C#
4 44 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 41 (26.62%) SQL
6 20 (12.99%) Go
7 13 (8.44%) R
8 12 (7.79%) JavaScript
9 10 (6.49%) TypeScript
10 8 (5.19%) T-SQL
11 7 (4.55%) C++
12 6 (3.90%) C
12 6 (3.90%) Groovy
12 6 (3.90%) Kotlin
12 6 (3.90%) Rust
13 3 (1.95%) Ruby
14 2 (1.30%) F#
14 2 (1.30%) Java 11
14 2 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (27.27%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 42 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
1 42 (27.27%) CISSP
2 26 (16.88%) AWS Certification
3 9 (5.84%) CCSP
4 8 (5.19%) Degree
5 5 (3.25%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.60%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.25%) QA
2 4 (2.60%) Accessibility
2 4 (2.60%) WCAG
3 2 (1.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (13.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (18.18%) Terraform
2 24 (15.58%) Kubernetes
3 9 (5.84%) Ansible
4 5 (3.25%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.65%) Grafana
5 1 (0.65%) Kibana
5 1 (0.65%) logstash
5 1 (0.65%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 74 (48.05%) Databricks
2 66 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.84%) Google
3 9 (5.84%) ServiceNow
4 5 (3.25%) Adobe
4 5 (3.25%) IBM
5 3 (1.95%) Elastic Path
5 3 (1.95%) Mercator
6 2 (1.30%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.30%) Informatica
6 2 (1.30%) Oracle
7 1 (0.65%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.65%) HP
7 1 (0.65%) Splunk
7 1 (0.65%) Talend