Period
to 5 April 2020

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 5 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > South West
6 months to
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 263 218 196
Rank change year-on-year -45 -22 +46
Permanent jobs citing Scala 27 120 158
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 0.35% 1.20% 1.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% 2.05% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 25 112 138
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +7.41% +3.85%

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 4,369 5,862 6,176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 56.79% 58.44% 58.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3,652 4,782 5,202
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,250 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Scala as a proportion 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

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

Salary trend for Scala in the South West

Scala
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scala in the South West over the 6 months to 5 April 2020.

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 5 April 2020. 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
Gloucestershire -10 14 £55,000 - 1
Somerset +9 5 £65,000 +70.22% 1
Bristol -13 5 £56,000 -2.61% 4
Wiltshire +7 3 £55,000 -11.49%
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 5 April 2020, 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 21 (77.78%) Python
2 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 14 (51.85%) Machine Learning
5 12 (44.44%) Big Data
6 11 (40.74%) R
6 11 (40.74%) Artificial Intelligence
6 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
7 10 (37.04%) Hadoop
7 10 (37.04%) Mathematics
7 10 (37.04%) Statistics
7 10 (37.04%) Java
7 10 (37.04%) Data Science
8 9 (33.33%) MATLAB
8 9 (33.33%) DV Cleared
9 7 (25.93%) Degree
9 7 (25.93%) Apache Spark
10 6 (22.22%) AWS
11 5 (18.52%) Azure
11 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
11 5 (18.52%) C#
11 5 (18.52%) Linux
11 5 (18.52%) Apache
11 5 (18.52%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (18.52%) Deep Learning
12 4 (14.81%) Kafka
12 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
12 4 (14.81%) SQL
13 3 (11.11%) Finance
13 3 (11.11%) Scrum

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 7 (25.93%) Apache Spark
2 5 (18.52%) Apache
2 5 (18.52%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.70%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) AWS
2 5 (18.52%) Azure
3 3 (11.11%) Serverless
4 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) Big Data
2 10 (37.04%) Hadoop
3 3 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (11.11%) Geospatial Data
3 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Ignite
4 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.70%) Flink
4 1 (3.70%) GIS
4 1 (3.70%) HBase
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) IBM UrbanCode
2 1 (3.70%) Maven
2 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Data Scientist
2 6 (22.22%) Data Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Big Data Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Big Data Solutions Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Data Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Geospatial Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Data Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Big Data Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) QA Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) QA Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Software Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Software QA Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Software Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Kafka
2 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 3 (11.11%) Node.js
2 3 (11.11%) React
3 2 (7.41%) Ember.js
3 2 (7.41%) Gherkin
3 2 (7.41%) REST
3 2 (7.41%) SOAP
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) D3.js
4 1 (3.70%) ggplot2
4 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.70%) NumPy
4 1 (3.70%) Pandas
4 1 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (3.70%) Samza
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.70%) Blog
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 14 (51.85%) Machine Learning
4 11 (40.74%) Artificial Intelligence
5 10 (37.04%) Data Science
5 10 (37.04%) Mathematics
5 10 (37.04%) Statistics
6 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
6 5 (18.52%) Deep Learning
7 3 (11.11%) BDD
7 3 (11.11%) Coaching
7 3 (11.11%) Data Engineering
7 3 (11.11%) Project Delivery
7 3 (11.11%) Scrum
8 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.41%) Kanban
8 2 (7.41%) Manual Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Open Source
8 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
9 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) Python
2 11 (40.74%) R
3 10 (37.04%) Java
4 9 (33.33%) MATLAB
5 5 (18.52%) C#
6 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
6 4 (14.81%) SQL
7 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
7 2 (7.41%) C++
7 2 (7.41%) Go
8 1 (3.70%) C
8 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
2 9 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 7 (25.93%) Degree
4 2 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (7.41%) ISEB
4 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Ansible
1 3 (11.11%) Puppet
1 3 (11.11%) Salt
2 1 (3.70%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Hortonworks