Period
to 20 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 20 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 81 99 53
Rank change year-on-year +18 -46 +23
Permanent jobs citing Scala 24 13 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.21% 0.99% 3.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.36% 2.06% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 36
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £49,337 £43,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.07% -3.89% -10.00%
10th Percentile £40,233 £30,700 £26,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £49,400 £51,250
North East median annual salary £49,337 £43,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +14.07% -3.89% -10.00%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 550 631 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 50.55% 48.28% 53.60%
Number of salaries quoted 430 553 475
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £27,975 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £48,000
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +4.17%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Scala as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Scala in Tyne and Wear

Scala
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Scala in Tyne and Wear

Scala
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 20 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Scala in Tyne and Wear

Scala
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 20 February 2019. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +10 24 £49,337 +14.07% 1
Scala
North East

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Scala.

1 20 (83.33%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) Python
3 15 (62.50%) DevOps
4 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (50.00%) SQL
5 12 (50.00%) Big Data
6 11 (45.83%) GitHub
6 11 (45.83%) Hortonworks
6 11 (45.83%) Apache Hive
6 11 (45.83%) Oracle
6 11 (45.83%) Unix
6 11 (45.83%) ETL
6 11 (45.83%) Coaching
6 11 (45.83%) Apache Spark
6 11 (45.83%) Oozie
6 11 (45.83%) Spark SQL
6 11 (45.83%) Spark Streaming
7 10 (41.67%) Mentoring
8 9 (37.50%) HDFS
8 9 (37.50%) Data Reconciliation
8 9 (37.50%) Analytics
8 9 (37.50%) Data Transformation
8 9 (37.50%) Data Engineering
8 9 (37.50%) Data Analysis
8 9 (37.50%) MongoDB
8 9 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (37.50%) NoSQL
8 9 (37.50%) Hadoop
8 9 (37.50%) Use Case
8 9 (37.50%) Data Integration

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 11 (45.83%) Apache Spark
2 2 (8.33%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 11 (45.83%) GitHub
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) Big Data
2 11 (45.83%) Apache Hive
2 11 (45.83%) Spark SQL
3 9 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (37.50%) Hadoop
3 9 (37.50%) HBase
3 9 (37.50%) MongoDB
3 9 (37.50%) NoSQL
3 9 (37.50%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) TeamCity
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) JUnit
2 2 (8.33%) Maven
3 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.17%) Protractor
3 1 (4.17%) Selenium
3 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Big Data Engineer
1 9 (37.50%) Data Engineer
1 9 (37.50%) Python Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Scala Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Head of Digital
5 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Java Scala Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) Spark Streaming
2 9 (37.50%) Kafka
3 4 (16.67%) .NET
3 4 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (12.50%) Spring
4 3 (12.50%) Spring Boot
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
5 2 (8.33%) J2EE
5 2 (8.33%) JMS
5 2 (8.33%) Play Framework
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Core
6 1 (4.17%) Ember.js
6 1 (4.17%) Gherkin
6 1 (4.17%) HTML
6 1 (4.17%) React
6 1 (4.17%) Redux
6 1 (4.17%) Spring Cloud
6 1 (4.17%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Unix
2 6 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Android
3 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) DevOps
2 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) Coaching
3 11 (45.83%) ETL
4 10 (41.67%) Mentoring
5 9 (37.50%) Analytics
5 9 (37.50%) Data Analysis
5 9 (37.50%) Data Engineering
5 9 (37.50%) Data Integration
5 9 (37.50%) Data Reconciliation
5 9 (37.50%) Data Transformation
5 9 (37.50%) Machine Learning
5 9 (37.50%) Use Case
6 5 (20.83%) Scrum
6 5 (20.83%) TDD
7 3 (12.50%) Functional Programming
8 2 (8.33%) Community of Practice
8 2 (8.33%) Epics
8 2 (8.33%) Front End Development
8 2 (8.33%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) Python
3 12 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) Java 8
5 2 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Apache Flume
1 9 (37.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (45.83%) Oozie
2 4 (16.67%) Ansible
2 4 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Hortonworks
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle
2 9 (37.50%) Cloudera
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft