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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 71 63
Rank change year-on-year +24 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Scala 4 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.18% 1.01% 2.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.14% 1.75% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 7
Median salary £45,000 £72,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.93% +20.83%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 187 343 350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 55.16% 57.65% 66.04%
Number of salaries quoted 171 307 303
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £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 Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 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
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 3 months to 27 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +18 4 £45,000 -37.93% 2
Scala
North East

For the 6 months to 27 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Scala.

1 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (75.00%) TDD
2 21 (75.00%) Java
3 19 (67.86%) BDD
4 18 (64.29%) Clojure
5 17 (60.71%) NHS
5 17 (60.71%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (50.00%) Functional Programming
6 14 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
7 11 (39.29%) .NET
8 7 (25.00%) C#
9 5 (17.86%) C++
9 5 (17.86%) Python
9 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
9 5 (17.86%) Ruby
10 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
10 4 (14.29%) Scrum
10 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
10 4 (14.29%) Front End Development
11 3 (10.71%) SDLC
11 3 (10.71%) Data Protection
12 2 (7.14%) OOP
12 2 (7.14%) OO
12 2 (7.14%) HTML
12 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
12 2 (7.14%) JUnit
12 2 (7.14%) CSS
12 2 (7.14%) Web Design
12 2 (7.14%) Regression Testing
12 2 (7.14%) Games

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 2 (7.14%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) Gradle
2 2 (7.14%) JUnit
2 2 (7.14%) Maven
2 2 (7.14%) RSpec
2 2 (7.14%) Selenium
2 2 (7.14%) Subversion
2 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Developer
2 15 (53.57%) Agile Developer
3 12 (42.86%) Java Developer
4 8 (28.57%) Agile Java Developer
5 7 (25.00%) .NET Developer
5 7 (25.00%) Agile .NET Developer
6 6 (21.43%) Java Scala Developer
6 6 (21.43%) Scala Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Java Engineer
8 3 (10.71%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
9 2 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
9 2 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
10 1 (3.57%) Junior Developer
10 1 (3.57%) Junior Java Developer
10 1 (3.57%) QA Engineer
10 1 (3.57%) QA Tester
10 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 2 (7.14%) CSS
2 2 (7.14%) D3.js
2 2 (7.14%) Dropwizard
2 2 (7.14%) HTML
2 2 (7.14%) HTML5
2 2 (7.14%) jQuery
2 2 (7.14%) Node.js
2 2 (7.14%) Spring
2 2 (7.14%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 17 (60.71%) Enterprise Software
1 17 (60.71%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Android
1 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (75.00%) TDD
3 19 (67.86%) BDD
4 14 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
4 14 (50.00%) Functional Programming
5 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.29%) Front End Development
6 4 (14.29%) Scrum
6 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 3 (10.71%) Data Protection
7 3 (10.71%) SDLC
8 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.14%) OO
8 2 (7.14%) OOP
8 2 (7.14%) Pair Programming
8 2 (7.14%) Regression Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
8 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
8 2 (7.14%) Web Design
8 2 (7.14%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) Java
2 18 (64.29%) Clojure
3 7 (25.00%) C#
4 5 (17.86%) C++
4 5 (17.86%) Python
4 5 (17.86%) Ruby
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) WCAG
2 1 (3.57%) QA
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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