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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England / South West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 172 191
Rank change year-on-year -16 +19  
Permanent jobs citing Scala 46 71 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.87% 1.35% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.40% 2.38% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 39 54 32
Median salary £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.48% -1.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,750 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £72,250
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.48% +2.85%  

Scala is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3289 2983 3389
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 62.07% 56.93% 56.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2808 2568 2917
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Scala as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +8 38 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Gloucestershire -23 3 £45,000 -12.62% 1
Somerset +2 2 £35,000 -3.44%
Wiltshire - 2 £55,000 - 1
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Scala also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Scala.

1 66 (70.21%) Java
2 53 (56.38%) Software Engineering
3 41 (43.62%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (39.36%) Python
5 31 (32.98%) Degree
6 29 (30.85%) C#
7 27 (28.72%) JavaScript
8 24 (25.53%) Functional Programming
9 23 (24.47%) PhD
10 22 (23.40%) C++
10 22 (23.40%) AngularJS
11 21 (22.34%) Machine Learning
11 21 (22.34%) OO
11 21 (22.34%) Node.js
12 20 (21.28%) Deep Learning
13 19 (20.21%) Artificial Intelligence
14 18 (19.15%) HTML
14 18 (19.15%) Games
15 17 (18.09%) Scrum
15 17 (18.09%) .NET
15 17 (18.09%) Test Automation
16 16 (17.02%) Computer Science
16 16 (17.02%) Apache Spark
16 16 (17.02%) Computer Science Degree
17 15 (15.96%) Theano
17 15 (15.96%) HTML5
18 14 (14.89%) REST
18 14 (14.89%) Hadoop
18 14 (14.89%) React
18 14 (14.89%) Unity (Game Engine)

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 16 (17.02%) Apache Spark
2 6 (6.38%) DNN
2 6 (6.38%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.26%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.06%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.32%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) Internet
2 1 (1.06%) HTTP
2 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.89%) Hadoop
2 11 (11.70%) Big Data
3 7 (7.45%) Apache Hive
4 6 (6.38%) MongoDB
4 6 (6.38%) MySQL
5 5 (5.32%) SQL Server
6 4 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.19%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.13%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (2.13%) Data Lake
8 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.06%) Blockchain
9 1 (1.06%) Geospatial Data
9 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Cucumber
2 6 (6.38%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.32%) WATIR
4 4 (4.26%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.19%) Selenium
5 3 (3.19%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.13%) Hudson
7 1 (1.06%) Bitbucket
General
1 18 (19.15%) Games
2 1 (1.06%) Finance
2 1 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (46.81%) Developer
2 24 (25.53%) Java Developer
3 21 (22.34%) Software Engineer
4 19 (20.21%) Scala Developer
5 14 (14.89%) Lead Developer
6 13 (13.83%) Java Scala Developer
7 11 (11.70%) Senior Developer
8 9 (9.57%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (8.51%) C# Developer
9 8 (8.51%) Computer Engineer
9 8 (8.51%) Graduate
9 8 (8.51%) Lead C# Developer
9 8 (8.51%) Lead Java Developer
9 8 (8.51%) QA Tester
9 8 (8.51%) Software Developer
9 8 (8.51%) Software Manager
9 8 (8.51%) Tester
10 7 (7.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 7 (7.45%) Senior C# Developer
10 7 (7.45%) Senior Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (23.40%) AngularJS
2 21 (22.34%) Node.js
3 18 (19.15%) HTML
4 17 (18.09%) .NET
5 15 (15.96%) HTML5
5 15 (15.96%) Theano
6 14 (14.89%) React
6 14 (14.89%) REST
6 14 (14.89%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 8 (8.51%) J2EE
7 8 (8.51%) Natural Language Processing
8 7 (7.45%) Hibernate
8 7 (7.45%) RESTful
8 7 (7.45%) Spring
8 7 (7.45%) Web Services
9 6 (6.38%) Apache Flex
9 6 (6.38%) OpenCV
10 4 (4.26%) Java EE
10 4 (4.26%) JSON
10 4 (4.26%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.02%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.51%) 3D Graphics
3 7 (7.45%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.13%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.06%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.06%) Bitcoin
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.45%) Linux
2 3 (3.19%) Android
2 3 (3.19%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (56.38%) Software Engineering
2 41 (43.62%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (25.53%) Functional Programming
4 21 (22.34%) Machine Learning
4 21 (22.34%) OO
5 20 (21.28%) Deep Learning
6 19 (20.21%) Artificial Intelligence
7 17 (18.09%) Scrum
7 17 (18.09%) Test Automation
8 14 (14.89%) Computer Vision
9 11 (11.70%) Microservices
10 9 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (9.57%) SDLC
10 9 (9.57%) Visualisation
11 8 (8.51%) Analytics
11 8 (8.51%) Bayesian Methods
11 8 (8.51%) Game Theory
11 8 (8.51%) Mentoring
11 8 (8.51%) Test Strategy
12 7 (7.45%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (70.21%) Java
2 37 (39.36%) Python
3 29 (30.85%) C#
4 27 (28.72%) JavaScript
5 22 (23.40%) C++
6 11 (11.70%) C
7 10 (10.64%) SQL
8 9 (9.57%) R
9 8 (8.51%) Fortran
9 8 (8.51%) Ruby
10 7 (7.45%) Clojure
10 7 (7.45%) F#
11 2 (2.13%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.06%) Erlang
12 1 (1.06%) Groovy
12 1 (1.06%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 31 (32.98%) Degree
2 23 (24.47%) PhD
3 16 (17.02%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (4.26%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.13%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) QA
2 2 (2.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (5.32%) Google
1 5 (5.32%) Oracle
2 3 (3.19%) Tableau
3 1 (1.06%) Apple
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