The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 72 62
Rank change year-on-year +11 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Scala 3 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.57% 0.88% 2.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.96% 1.39% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 14
Median salary £60,000 £67,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -6.89%  
UK excluding London median salary £59,500 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.18% +2.85%  

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 314 433 370
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 59.70% 63.40% 59.11%
Number of salaries quoted 264 400 329
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,947 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Scala
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scala in Staffordshire.

Salary trend for Scala in Staffordshire

Scala
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Lichfield - 2 £60,000 -
Scala
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Scala.

1 4 (66.67%) Python
1 4 (66.67%) Apache Hive
1 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 4 (66.67%) Big Data
1 4 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
2 2 (33.33%) Clojure
2 2 (33.33%) Functional Programming
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Haskell
2 2 (33.33%) Erlang
2 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Riak

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 4 (66.67%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Apache Hive
1 4 (66.67%) Big Data
1 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Riak
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Data Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Functional Programming
1 2 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
1 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Clojure
2 2 (33.33%) Erlang
2 2 (33.33%) Haskell
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) C++