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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England / South West
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 205 218
Rank change year-on-year +33 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Scala 53 53 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.04% 0.90% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.73% 1.63% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 46 46 11
Median salary £47,500 £54,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.84% +21.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £45,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

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 3060 3254 3307
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 60.18% 55.28% 55.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2593 2764 2869
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +18 45 £55,000 -8.33% 4
Gloucestershire -15 5 £40,000 -15.78%
Somerset -2 2 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 67 (77.91%) Java
2 52 (60.47%) Software Engineering
3 39 (45.35%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (31.40%) PhD
4 27 (31.40%) Functional Programming
5 26 (30.23%) Python
5 26 (30.23%) JavaScript
5 26 (30.23%) Degree
6 25 (29.07%) C++
7 24 (27.91%) C#
8 22 (25.58%) Machine Learning
9 21 (24.42%) AngularJS
10 20 (23.26%) Node.js
10 20 (23.26%) Deep Learning
11 19 (22.09%) Apache Spark
11 19 (22.09%) Games
11 19 (22.09%) OO
11 19 (22.09%) Artificial Intelligence
12 17 (19.77%) .NET
12 17 (19.77%) REST
13 15 (17.44%) Theano
13 15 (17.44%) Spring
14 14 (16.28%) Web Services
14 14 (16.28%) Computer Vision
14 14 (16.28%) Unity (Game Engine)
15 13 (15.12%) Microservices
15 13 (15.12%) Big Data
15 13 (15.12%) J2EE
16 12 (13.95%) HTML
16 12 (13.95%) Hibernate

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 19 (22.09%) Apache Spark
2 6 (6.98%) Apache Pig
2 6 (6.98%) DNN
2 6 (6.98%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.33%) Apache
3 2 (2.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.98%) Internet
2 1 (1.16%) HTTP
2 1 (1.16%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.12%) Big Data
2 12 (13.95%) Hadoop
3 7 (8.14%) MongoDB
4 6 (6.98%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (6.98%) MySQL
5 5 (5.81%) Apache Hive
5 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
6 4 (4.65%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.16%) Blockchain
7 1 (1.16%) HBase
7 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.81%) Cucumber
3 4 (4.65%) WATIR
4 3 (3.49%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.33%) Subversion
6 1 (1.16%) Hudson
6 1 (1.16%) Selenium
6 1 (1.16%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (22.09%) Games
2 3 (3.49%) Finance
3 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.16%) Banking
4 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (51.16%) Developer
2 25 (29.07%) Java Developer
3 21 (24.42%) Software Engineer
4 13 (15.12%) Scala Developer
5 12 (13.95%) Software Developer
6 10 (11.63%) Graduate
7 9 (10.47%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 9 (10.47%) Senior Developer
8 8 (9.30%) Computer Engineer
8 8 (9.30%) Lead Developer
8 8 (9.30%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (8.14%) Computer Vision Engineer
9 7 (8.14%) Java Scala Developer
9 7 (8.14%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 7 (8.14%) Software Manager
10 6 (6.98%) Development Manager
10 6 (6.98%) Lead Java Developer
11 5 (5.81%) QA Tester
11 5 (5.81%) Tester
12 4 (4.65%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (24.42%) AngularJS
2 20 (23.26%) Node.js
3 17 (19.77%) .NET
3 17 (19.77%) REST
4 15 (17.44%) Spring
4 15 (17.44%) Theano
5 14 (16.28%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 14 (16.28%) Web Services
6 13 (15.12%) J2EE
7 12 (13.95%) Hibernate
7 12 (13.95%) HTML
7 12 (13.95%) RESTful
8 11 (12.79%) Apache Flex
9 9 (10.47%) HTML5
10 7 (8.14%) React
11 6 (6.98%) OpenCV
12 5 (5.81%) Kafka
13 4 (4.65%) CSS
13 4 (4.65%) Java EE
13 4 (4.65%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.30%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.16%) Bitcoin
5 1 (1.16%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.63%) Linux
2 2 (2.33%) Android
2 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.16%) FreeBSD
3 1 (1.16%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (60.47%) Software Engineering
2 39 (45.35%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (31.40%) Functional Programming
4 22 (25.58%) Machine Learning
5 20 (23.26%) Deep Learning
6 19 (22.09%) Artificial Intelligence
6 19 (22.09%) OO
7 14 (16.28%) Computer Vision
8 13 (15.12%) Microservices
9 11 (12.79%) Mathematics
10 8 (9.30%) Bayesian Methods
10 8 (9.30%) Game Theory
10 8 (9.30%) Scrum
11 7 (8.14%) People Management
11 7 (8.14%) Visualisation
12 6 (6.98%) Line Management
12 6 (6.98%) Neural Network
12 6 (6.98%) Reinforcement Learning
12 6 (6.98%) SDLC
13 5 (5.81%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 67 (77.91%) Java
2 26 (30.23%) JavaScript
2 26 (30.23%) Python
3 25 (29.07%) C++
4 24 (27.91%) C#
5 12 (13.95%) Clojure
6 11 (12.79%) C
7 8 (9.30%) Fortran
8 5 (5.81%) F#
8 5 (5.81%) Ruby
8 5 (5.81%) SQL
9 4 (4.65%) Haskell
9 4 (4.65%) R
10 3 (3.49%) Erlang
11 2 (2.33%) Groovy
11 2 (2.33%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.16%) Perl
12 1 (1.16%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (31.40%) PhD
2 26 (30.23%) Degree
3 4 (4.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Docker
2 1 (1.16%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.33%) Puppet
2 1 (1.16%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (5.81%) Oracle
2 1 (1.16%) Apple
2 1 (1.16%) Cloudera
2 1 (1.16%) Hortonworks
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
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