Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > South West
6 months to
19 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 181 214 210
Rank change year-on-year +33 -4 +52
Permanent jobs citing Scala 15 105 128
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 0.45% 1.09% 1.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.76% 1.89% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8 102 116
Median annual salary £58,750 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.90% -12.50% +4.35%
10th Percentile £45,000 £34,888 £38,750
90th Percentile £77,875 £73,392 £86,250
England median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +3.57% +3.70%

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 1,981 5,553 6,259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 59.90% 57.76% 60.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,656 4,480 5,250
Median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,529
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +1.06% +8.61%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,161 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £64,438
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -

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 19 October 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 19 October 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
Wiltshire +27 8 - -
Gloucestershire +66 4 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Bristol +65 2 £75,000 +30.43%
Somerset -6 1 £67,500 +76.76%
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 13 (86.67%) Python
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) R
3 9 (60.00%) DevOps
3 9 (60.00%) Project Delivery
4 8 (53.33%) Data Strategy
4 8 (53.33%) Analytics
4 8 (53.33%) Jenkins
4 8 (53.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (53.33%) Big Data
4 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (53.33%) Apache Spark
4 8 (53.33%) Docker
4 8 (53.33%) Data Lake
4 8 (53.33%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (53.33%) Scrum
4 8 (53.33%) Teradata
4 8 (53.33%) Informatica
4 8 (53.33%) Kanban
4 8 (53.33%) Hadoop
4 8 (53.33%) Cucumber
4 8 (53.33%) Apache Hive
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) Machine Learning
5 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 5 (33.33%) Data Science
6 4 (26.67%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (26.67%) MATLAB

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 8 (53.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) AWS
1 1 (6.67%) GCP
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Apache Hive
1 8 (53.33%) Big Data
1 8 (53.33%) Data Lake
1 8 (53.33%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (53.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Cucumber
1 8 (53.33%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Data Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Data Scientist
3 3 (20.00%) Hadoop Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Informatica Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Python Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Scala Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) JSON
1 1 (6.67%) Kafka
1 1 (6.67%) Keras
1 1 (6.67%) Node.js
1 1 (6.67%) PyTorch
1 1 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (6.67%) REST
1 1 (6.67%) TensorFlow
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) DevOps
2 9 (60.00%) Project Delivery
3 8 (53.33%) Analytics
3 8 (53.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (53.33%) Data Strategy
3 8 (53.33%) Kanban
3 8 (53.33%) Scrum
3 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (33.33%) Data Science
4 5 (33.33%) Machine Learning
4 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (26.67%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (26.67%) Statistics
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.67%) Coaching
7 1 (6.67%) Fintech
7 1 (6.67%) Functional Programming
7 1 (6.67%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Python
2 12 (80.00%) R
3 4 (26.67%) MATLAB
4 2 (13.33%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Informatica
1 8 (53.33%) Teradata
2 1 (6.67%) Netezza