Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > South West
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 246 252
Rank change year-on-year +59 +6 -14
Permanent jobs citing Scala 142 92 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.42% 0.90% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.39% 1.50% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 125 87 88
South West median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £33,000 £39,500 £39,925
90th Percentile £85,750 £70,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +4.00%

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 5,933 6,118 6,026
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 59.15% 59.66% 56.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4,901 5,174 5,138
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -3 61 £57,500 +4.55% 7
Somerset +61 44 £58,000 +16.00% 1
Wiltshire +5 20 £62,138 +8.07%
Gloucestershire - 12 £55,000 - 2
Cornwall - 4 £36,000 -
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 87 (61.27%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (56.34%) Java
3 64 (45.07%) Apache Spark
4 54 (38.03%) Python
5 51 (35.92%) SQL
6 48 (33.80%) React
7 42 (29.58%) Big Data
8 41 (28.87%) JavaScript
9 40 (28.17%) Hadoop
10 36 (25.35%) C#
11 31 (21.83%) Scrum
11 31 (21.83%) Data Science
12 30 (21.13%) Microservices
12 30 (21.13%) Software Engineering
12 30 (21.13%) Visualisation
13 29 (20.42%) Retail
13 29 (20.42%) Mentoring
14 27 (19.01%) AngularJS
15 26 (18.31%) TDD
16 25 (17.61%) Machine Learning
16 25 (17.61%) R
17 24 (16.90%) Line Management
18 23 (16.20%) Data Engineering
19 22 (15.49%) Amazon AWS
19 22 (15.49%) Node.js
20 21 (14.79%) Test Automation
20 21 (14.79%) ETL
21 20 (14.08%) HTML
21 20 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
21 20 (14.08%) Git (software)

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 64 (45.07%) Apache Spark
2 12 (8.45%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (4.23%) CMS
3 6 (4.23%) SAS
4 4 (2.82%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.41%) Apache
6 1 (0.70%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.70%) Confluence
6 1 (0.70%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.70%) JBoss
6 1 (0.70%) Jupyter
Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 22 (15.49%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (7.04%) Slack
3 8 (5.63%) Amazon Kinesis
4 7 (4.93%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (4.93%) GitHub
4 7 (4.93%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (3.52%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.70%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.70%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.70%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.70%) Office 365
6 1 (0.70%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.93%) HTTP
2 4 (2.82%) IPv4
2 4 (2.82%) IPv6
2 4 (2.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.70%) Internet
3 1 (0.70%) Network Security
3 1 (0.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (29.58%) Big Data
2 40 (28.17%) Hadoop
3 17 (11.97%) Apache Hive
4 15 (10.56%) Data Lake
4 15 (10.56%) NoSQL
5 14 (9.86%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (9.86%) DataStage
6 11 (7.75%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (6.34%) MongoDB
7 9 (6.34%) Neo4j
8 8 (5.63%) Amazon Redshift
9 7 (4.93%) Redis
9 7 (4.93%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.82%) Couchbase
10 4 (2.82%) Hazelcast
10 4 (2.82%) InfluxDB
11 3 (2.11%) Geospatial Data
12 2 (1.41%) Data Mining
12 2 (1.41%) HBase
12 2 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (14.08%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.34%) CircleCI
2 9 (6.34%) GoCD
3 8 (5.63%) git-flow
3 8 (5.63%) JUnit
3 8 (5.63%) Spock
4 6 (4.23%) SpecFlow
5 5 (3.52%) Cucumber
5 5 (3.52%) Selenium
6 4 (2.82%) Geb
6 4 (2.82%) Jasmine
6 4 (2.82%) Maven
6 4 (2.82%) Mercurial
6 4 (2.82%) NUnit
6 4 (2.82%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.11%) JIRA
8 2 (1.41%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.70%) Zephyr
General
1 29 (20.42%) Retail
2 15 (10.56%) Finance
3 6 (4.23%) Games
4 4 (2.82%) Back Office
5 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (31.69%) Developer
2 33 (23.24%) Software Developer
3 32 (22.54%) Java Developer
4 27 (19.01%) Lead Developer
5 24 (16.90%) Lead Software Developer
6 23 (16.20%) Data Engineer
6 23 (16.20%) Java Software Developer
7 22 (15.49%) Software Engineer
8 19 (13.38%) Architect
9 17 (11.97%) Technical Architect
10 16 (11.27%) Lead Java Developer
10 16 (11.27%) Principal Engineer
11 15 (10.56%) Data Scientist
11 15 (10.56%) Java Scala Developer
11 15 (10.56%) Scala Developer
12 11 (7.75%) Senior Data Engineer
13 9 (6.34%) Big Data Engineer
13 9 (6.34%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 9 (6.34%) Lead Software Engineer
13 9 (6.34%) Principal Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (33.80%) React
2 27 (19.01%) AngularJS
3 22 (15.49%) Node.js
4 20 (14.08%) HTML
5 15 (10.56%) Kafka
6 14 (9.86%) HTML5
7 12 (8.45%) KnockoutJS
8 11 (7.75%) .NET
8 11 (7.75%) Akka
9 10 (7.04%) Pandas
9 10 (7.04%) scikit-learn
10 9 (6.34%) Natural Language Processing
11 7 (4.93%) CSS
11 7 (4.93%) Play Framework
11 7 (4.93%) REST
12 6 (4.23%) Web Services
13 5 (3.52%) JSON
13 5 (3.52%) MLlib
14 4 (2.82%) RxJava
14 4 (2.82%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.56%) Algorithms
2 9 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.63%) Blog
4 5 (3.52%) Fintech
5 4 (2.82%) Animation
5 4 (2.82%) User Experience
5 4 (2.82%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.41%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (1.41%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.70%) Cyberattack
7 1 (0.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.86%) Unix
2 12 (8.45%) Linux
3 11 (7.75%) Android
4 6 (4.23%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.23%) Windows
5 4 (2.82%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.70%) CentOS
6 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (61.27%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (21.83%) Data Science
2 31 (21.83%) Scrum
3 30 (21.13%) Microservices
3 30 (21.13%) Software Engineering
3 30 (21.13%) Visualisation
4 29 (20.42%) Mentoring
5 26 (18.31%) TDD
6 25 (17.61%) Machine Learning
7 24 (16.90%) Line Management
8 23 (16.20%) Data Engineering
9 21 (14.79%) ETL
9 21 (14.79%) Test Automation
10 20 (14.08%) Open Source
10 20 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (13.38%) Analytics
12 17 (11.97%) Functional Programming
12 17 (11.97%) OO
13 16 (11.27%) BDD
13 16 (11.27%) Deep Learning
Programming Languages
1 80 (56.34%) Java
2 54 (38.03%) Python
3 51 (35.92%) SQL
4 41 (28.87%) JavaScript
5 36 (25.35%) C#
6 25 (17.61%) R
7 18 (12.68%) Clojure
8 12 (8.45%) Ruby
9 8 (5.63%) Groovy
10 5 (3.52%) C
11 4 (2.82%) C++
11 4 (2.82%) Cypher
11 4 (2.82%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.82%) TypeScript
12 3 (2.11%) Go
12 3 (2.11%) Java 8
13 2 (1.41%) Erlang
13 2 (1.41%) Haskell
13 2 (1.41%) Lisp
13 2 (1.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (7.75%) Degree
2 9 (6.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (4.93%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.23%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (2.82%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.82%) PhD
6 3 (2.11%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.70%) ISEB
7 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.70%) MCSA
7 1 (0.70%) MCSE
7 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.93%) QA
2 4 (2.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (7.75%) Docker
2 4 (2.82%) HDFS
3 1 (0.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 11 (7.75%) Kubernetes
2 7 (4.93%) Terraform
3 4 (2.82%) Icinga
4 1 (0.70%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.70%) Oozie
Vendors
1 15 (10.56%) Informatica
2 14 (9.86%) Ab Initio
2 14 (9.86%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.86%) Netezza
2 14 (9.86%) Teradata
3 5 (3.52%) Tableau
4 1 (0.70%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.70%) Hortonworks
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle
4 1 (0.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.70%) Sitecore