Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > South West
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 231 270 219
Rank change year-on-year +39 -51 +27
Permanent jobs citing Scala 116 65 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.11% 0.64% 1.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.83% 1.05% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 83 57 113
South West median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +20.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £75,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +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 6,349 6,192 6,090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 60.86% 60.58% 55.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5,349 5,262 5,209
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +22 75 £57,500 -4.17% 7
Somerset +66 30 £60,000 +71.43% 4
Gloucestershire +15 8 £62,500 +38.89% 2
Wiltshire -12 2 - - 7
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 92 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (72.41%) Java
3 41 (35.34%) React
4 38 (32.76%) C#
5 36 (31.03%) Apache Spark
6 34 (29.31%) DevOps
6 34 (29.31%) Scrum
7 33 (28.45%) Microservices
8 31 (26.72%) SQL
9 30 (25.86%) TDD
10 28 (24.14%) JavaScript
10 28 (24.14%) Visualisation
10 28 (24.14%) BDD
11 27 (23.28%) Big Data
11 27 (23.28%) Elasticsearch
12 25 (21.55%) Mentoring
13 24 (20.69%) JUnit
13 24 (20.69%) Software Engineering
13 24 (20.69%) Test Automation
14 23 (19.83%) Neo4j
14 23 (19.83%) AngularJS
15 22 (18.97%) Hadoop
15 22 (18.97%) Linux
16 21 (18.10%) Open Source
17 20 (17.24%) Python
18 19 (16.38%) REST
18 19 (16.38%) InfluxDB
19 18 (15.52%) Spock
19 18 (15.52%) Vaadin
19 18 (15.52%) Icinga

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 36 (31.03%) Apache Spark
2 27 (23.28%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (15.52%) Tomcat
4 8 (6.90%) Apache Pig
5 5 (4.31%) Apache
5 5 (4.31%) CMS
5 5 (4.31%) Confluence
6 4 (3.45%) SAS
7 1 (0.86%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.86%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.66%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (12.93%) Amazon Kinesis
3 9 (7.76%) Slack
4 8 (6.90%) Amazon EMR
4 8 (6.90%) GitHub
4 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.86%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.86%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.86%) Office 365
6 1 (0.86%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.52%) IPv4
1 18 (15.52%) IPv6
1 18 (15.52%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.86%) DNS
2 1 (0.86%) HTTP
2 1 (0.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (23.28%) Big Data
2 23 (19.83%) Neo4j
3 22 (18.97%) Hadoop
4 19 (16.38%) InfluxDB
5 15 (12.93%) Amazon Redshift
6 9 (7.76%) Apache Hive
7 7 (6.03%) Amazon Athena
7 7 (6.03%) BigQuery
7 7 (6.03%) Impala
7 7 (6.03%) Power BI
7 7 (6.03%) Presto
7 7 (6.03%) Spotfire
8 6 (5.17%) NoSQL
9 5 (4.31%) MySQL
9 5 (4.31%) OrientDB
10 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database
10 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (3.45%) Relational Database
11 3 (2.59%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (20.69%) JUnit
2 18 (15.52%) Spock
3 17 (14.66%) Git (software)
4 12 (10.34%) JIRA
5 9 (7.76%) CircleCI
5 9 (7.76%) GoCD
6 5 (4.31%) git-flow
6 5 (4.31%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.31%) SpecFlow
7 4 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (3.45%) Bitbucket
7 4 (3.45%) EasyMock
8 1 (0.86%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.86%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.86%) Gatling
8 1 (0.86%) JMeter
8 1 (0.86%) Selenium
8 1 (0.86%) Zephyr
General
1 14 (12.07%) Games
2 1 (0.86%) Marketing
2 1 (0.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (43.10%) Developer
2 44 (37.93%) Software Developer
3 36 (31.03%) Java Developer
4 32 (27.59%) Java Software Developer
5 25 (21.55%) Lead Developer
6 22 (18.97%) Lead Software Developer
7 17 (14.66%) Architect
7 17 (14.66%) Software Engineer
8 15 (12.93%) Java Scala Developer
8 15 (12.93%) Scala Developer
8 15 (12.93%) Technical Architect
9 14 (12.07%) Lead Java Developer
10 12 (10.34%) Data Engineer
11 9 (7.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 9 (7.76%) Lead Software Engineer
11 9 (7.76%) Principal Developer
11 9 (7.76%) Principal Engineer
11 9 (7.76%) Principal Software Developer
11 9 (7.76%) Principal Software Engineer
11 9 (7.76%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (35.34%) React
2 23 (19.83%) AngularJS
3 19 (16.38%) REST
4 18 (15.52%) GWT
4 18 (15.52%) Vaadin
5 14 (12.07%) HTML
5 14 (12.07%) HTML5
5 14 (12.07%) Node.js
6 12 (10.34%) KnockoutJS
7 11 (9.48%) Kafka
8 10 (8.62%) MLlib
8 10 (8.62%) Pandas
9 8 (6.90%) .NET
10 5 (4.31%) Spring
11 4 (3.45%) EJB
11 4 (3.45%) Java EE
11 4 (3.45%) JSF
12 3 (2.59%) ASP.NET
12 3 (2.59%) Natural Language Processing
12 3 (2.59%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.03%) Clustering
2 5 (4.31%) Algorithms
2 5 (4.31%) Wiki
3 4 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.59%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.86%) Blog
5 1 (0.86%) Cyberattack
5 1 (0.86%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.97%) Linux
2 18 (15.52%) FreeBSD
3 9 (7.76%) Android
4 8 (6.90%) Unix
5 5 (4.31%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.31%) Windows
6 1 (0.86%) CentOS
6 1 (0.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (29.31%) DevOps
2 34 (29.31%) Scrum
3 33 (28.45%) Microservices
4 30 (25.86%) TDD
5 28 (24.14%) BDD
5 28 (24.14%) Visualisation
6 25 (21.55%) Mentoring
7 24 (20.69%) Software Engineering
7 24 (20.69%) Test Automation
8 21 (18.10%) Open Source
9 18 (15.52%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (13.79%) OO
11 15 (12.93%) Functional Programming
12 13 (11.21%) SOA
13 12 (10.34%) Data Visualisation
13 12 (10.34%) Decision-Making
14 11 (9.48%) ETL
14 11 (9.48%) SDLC
15 10 (8.62%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 84 (72.41%) Java
2 38 (32.76%) C#
3 31 (26.72%) SQL
4 28 (24.14%) JavaScript
5 20 (17.24%) Python
6 18 (15.52%) Clojure
6 18 (15.52%) Groovy
7 13 (11.21%) Ruby
8 4 (3.45%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.45%) R
9 3 (2.59%) C
9 3 (2.59%) C++
9 3 (2.59%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.72%) Go
10 2 (1.72%) Java 8
11 1 (0.86%) Lisp
11 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.90%) Degree
2 5 (4.31%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.59%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.72%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.86%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.86%) ISEB
6 1 (0.86%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.86%) MCSA
6 1 (0.86%) MCSE
6 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.17%) QA
2 3 (2.59%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.86%) GCP
System Software
1 10 (8.62%) Docker
2 1 (0.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.86%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 18 (15.52%) Icinga
2 2 (1.72%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.86%) Grafana
3 1 (0.86%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.86%) Oozie
3 1 (0.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.62%) Tableau
3 8 (6.90%) Atlassian
4 5 (4.31%) Oracle
5 1 (0.86%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.86%) Informatica
5 1 (0.86%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.86%) Sitecore