Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 West
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 218 240 226
Rank change year-on-year +22 -14 +41
Permanent jobs citing Scala 134 94 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.24% 0.91% 1.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.06% 1.49% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 94 80 101
South West median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.85% -1.82%
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £78,875 £75,000 £85,000
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 West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,506 6,289 6,218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 59.97% 60.99% 56.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5,498 5,349 5,328
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £60,000
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 West

Job postings citing Scala as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Scala in the South West

Scala
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scala in the South West.

Salary trend for Scala in the South West

Scala
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in the South West over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Scala in the South West

Scala
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the South West 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
Bristol +18 112 £50,000 -13.04% 7
Gloucestershire +17 10 £62,500 +47.06% 2
Somerset +27 5 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Wiltshire -12 4 £100,000 +81.82% 2
Devon - 1 £65,000 -
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 West region with a requirement for Scala.

1 101 (75.37%) Java
2 93 (69.40%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (40.30%) Python
4 53 (39.55%) Software Engineering
5 47 (35.07%) DevOps
6 42 (31.34%) C#
6 42 (31.34%) Apache Spark
7 41 (30.60%) Elasticsearch
8 40 (29.85%) Scrum
9 38 (28.36%) Big Data
9 38 (28.36%) Microservices
10 34 (25.37%) Functional Programming
11 33 (24.63%) SQL
12 32 (23.88%) Analytics
12 32 (23.88%) Hadoop
13 30 (22.39%) Amazon AWS
13 30 (22.39%) Clojure
14 28 (20.90%) Open Source
15 27 (20.15%) JUnit
15 27 (20.15%) Artificial Intelligence
15 27 (20.15%) React
16 25 (18.66%) ETL
16 25 (18.66%) Linux
16 25 (18.66%) REST
16 25 (18.66%) Neo4j
17 24 (17.91%) JIRA
17 24 (17.91%) Problem-Solving
18 23 (17.16%) Data Analytics
18 23 (17.16%) Test Automation
19 22 (16.42%) Visualisation

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 42 (31.34%) Apache Spark
2 41 (30.60%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (14.18%) Apache Pig
4 18 (13.43%) Tomcat
5 8 (5.97%) Apache
6 7 (5.22%) Confluence
7 6 (4.48%) SAS
8 1 (0.75%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.75%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.75%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 30 (22.39%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (15.67%) Amazon EMR
2 21 (15.67%) Amazon Kinesis
3 20 (14.93%) GitHub
4 19 (14.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (6.72%) Slack
6 5 (3.73%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.75%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.75%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.75%) Office 365
8 1 (0.75%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.43%) IPv4
1 18 (13.43%) IPv6
1 18 (13.43%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.24%) Network Security
3 2 (1.49%) HTTP
4 1 (0.75%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (28.36%) Big Data
2 32 (23.88%) Hadoop
3 25 (18.66%) Neo4j
4 20 (14.93%) Amazon Redshift
4 20 (14.93%) Apache Hive
5 19 (14.18%) Amazon Athena
5 19 (14.18%) InfluxDB
6 17 (12.69%) BigQuery
6 17 (12.69%) Impala
6 17 (12.69%) Power BI
6 17 (12.69%) Presto
6 17 (12.69%) Spotfire
7 16 (11.94%) NoSQL
8 12 (8.96%) Relational Database
9 7 (5.22%) MySQL
9 7 (5.22%) Oracle Database
10 6 (4.48%) MongoDB
10 6 (4.48%) OrientDB
11 4 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (2.99%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (20.15%) JUnit
2 24 (17.91%) JIRA
3 18 (13.43%) Spock
4 9 (6.72%) CircleCI
4 9 (6.72%) GoCD
5 7 (5.22%) Git (software)
6 5 (3.73%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (2.99%) Bitbucket
7 4 (2.99%) EasyMock
8 2 (1.49%) Gatling
9 1 (0.75%) Appium
9 1 (0.75%) Calabash
9 1 (0.75%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.75%) JBehave
9 1 (0.75%) JMeter
9 1 (0.75%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.75%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (14.93%) Games
2 9 (6.72%) Electronics
3 4 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.49%) Advertising
4 2 (1.49%) Retail
5 1 (0.75%) Finance
5 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (33.58%) Developer
2 27 (20.15%) Software Developer
3 24 (17.91%) Data Engineer
4 23 (17.16%) Java Developer
5 20 (14.93%) Senior Data Engineer
6 19 (14.18%) Software Engineer
7 17 (12.69%) Architect
7 17 (12.69%) AWS Engineer
7 17 (12.69%) Hadoop Engineer
7 17 (12.69%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
8 14 (10.45%) Java Software Developer
9 12 (8.96%) Lead Developer
9 12 (8.96%) Scala Developer
9 12 (8.96%) Software Manager
10 10 (7.46%) Engineering Manager
10 10 (7.46%) Software Engineering Manager
10 10 (7.46%) Technical Architect
11 9 (6.72%) Data Scientist
12 7 (5.22%) Java Engineer
13 6 (4.48%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (20.15%) React
2 25 (18.66%) REST
3 20 (14.93%) AngularJS
4 19 (14.18%) MLlib
4 19 (14.18%) Pandas
5 18 (13.43%) GWT
5 18 (13.43%) Kafka
5 18 (13.43%) Node.js
5 18 (13.43%) Vaadin
6 16 (11.94%) HTML
7 13 (9.70%) .NET
7 13 (9.70%) HTML5
8 10 (7.46%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (5.22%) Spring
10 6 (4.48%) Theano
11 5 (3.73%) Java EE
11 5 (3.73%) Keras
11 5 (3.73%) NumPy
11 5 (3.73%) SciPy
11 5 (3.73%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.18%) Clustering
2 9 (6.72%) User Experience
3 7 (5.22%) Wiki
4 5 (3.73%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.99%) Digital Media
5 4 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.99%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.49%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.49%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.49%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.49%) Social Media
7 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.75%) Blog
7 1 (0.75%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.75%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 25 (18.66%) Linux
2 18 (13.43%) FreeBSD
3 3 (2.24%) Unix
4 1 (0.75%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (69.40%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (39.55%) Software Engineering
3 47 (35.07%) DevOps
4 40 (29.85%) Scrum
5 38 (28.36%) Microservices
6 34 (25.37%) Functional Programming
7 32 (23.88%) Analytics
8 28 (20.90%) Open Source
9 27 (20.15%) Artificial Intelligence
10 25 (18.66%) ETL
11 24 (17.91%) Problem-Solving
12 23 (17.16%) Data Analytics
12 23 (17.16%) Test Automation
13 22 (16.42%) Visualisation
14 21 (15.67%) MapReduce
15 20 (14.93%) Business Intelligence
15 20 (14.93%) Coaching
15 20 (14.93%) Continuous Delivery
15 20 (14.93%) TDD
16 19 (14.18%) OO
Programming Languages
1 101 (75.37%) Java
2 54 (40.30%) Python
3 42 (31.34%) C#
4 33 (24.63%) SQL
5 30 (22.39%) Clojure
6 19 (14.18%) Groovy
7 17 (12.69%) JavaScript
8 13 (9.70%) R
9 11 (8.21%) Go
10 8 (5.97%) Haskell
10 8 (5.97%) Ruby
11 7 (5.22%) C++
12 6 (4.48%) C
12 6 (4.48%) Erlang
12 6 (4.48%) F#
13 5 (3.73%) Lisp
14 4 (2.99%) PL/SQL
14 4 (2.99%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.75%) Perl
15 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (11.94%) Degree
2 7 (5.22%) PhD
3 4 (2.99%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.24%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.75%) ISEB
5 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.75%) MCSA
5 1 (0.75%) MCSE
5 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.99%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.24%) GCP
3 2 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 21 (15.67%) Docker
2 2 (1.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 18 (13.43%) Icinga
2 4 (2.99%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.49%) Ansible
3 2 (1.49%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.75%) Grafana
4 1 (0.75%) Oozie
4 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.75%) Puppet
4 1 (0.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (12.69%) Atlassian
1 17 (12.69%) Tableau
2 10 (7.46%) Oracle
3 9 (6.72%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.99%) Cloudera
5 3 (2.24%) Dataiku
5 3 (2.24%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (2.24%) Teradata
6 2 (1.49%) Google
6 2 (1.49%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.75%) Apple
7 1 (0.75%) IBM
7 1 (0.75%) Informatica
7 1 (0.75%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.75%) WSO2