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

Scala
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 52 67
Rank change year-on-year +16 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Scala 24 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.27% 3.43% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.00% 5.63% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 5
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
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 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 240 302 374
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 52.75% 60.89% 65.85%
Number of salaries quoted 218 275 333
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +19 24 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Scala
North East

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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Scala.

1 39 (84.78%) Java
2 36 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (65.22%) TDD
3 30 (65.22%) Clojure
3 30 (65.22%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (58.70%) BDD
5 20 (43.48%) .NET
6 19 (41.30%) NHS
7 12 (26.09%) Functional Programming
7 12 (26.09%) Extreme Programming
8 11 (23.91%) Scrum
8 11 (23.91%) Software Engineering
9 10 (21.74%) C#
9 10 (21.74%) SDLC
10 8 (17.39%) C++
10 8 (17.39%) Python
10 8 (17.39%) Ruby
11 7 (15.22%) Retail
11 7 (15.22%) Finance
11 7 (15.22%) Manufacturing
12 6 (13.04%) OO
12 6 (13.04%) HTML
12 6 (13.04%) Spring
12 6 (13.04%) Data Protection
12 6 (13.04%) HTML5
12 6 (13.04%) Microservices
13 5 (10.87%) Open Source
13 5 (10.87%) Node.js
13 5 (10.87%) REST
13 5 (10.87%) AngularJS

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 1 (2.17%) Apache
1 1 (2.17%) Confluence
1 1 (2.17%) JBoss
1 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.52%) JUnit
1 3 (6.52%) Selenium
2 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.35%) RSpec
2 2 (4.35%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.17%) Gradle
3 1 (2.17%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.17%) Maven
3 1 (2.17%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
1 7 (15.22%) Manufacturing
1 7 (15.22%) Retail
2 2 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (86.96%) Developer
2 23 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 19 (41.30%) Agile Developer
4 15 (32.61%) Scala Developer
5 14 (30.43%) Java Scala Developer
6 13 (28.26%) Agile Java Developer
7 10 (21.74%) .NET Developer
8 9 (19.57%) Agile .NET Developer
9 6 (13.04%) Java Software Developer
9 6 (13.04%) Software Developer
10 4 (8.70%) Java Engineer
10 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
11 2 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
11 2 (4.35%) Architect
11 2 (4.35%) C# Software Engineer
11 2 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
11 2 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
11 2 (4.35%) Software Engineer
12 1 (2.17%) Technical Architect
12 1 (2.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (43.48%) .NET
2 6 (13.04%) HTML
2 6 (13.04%) HTML5
2 6 (13.04%) Spring
3 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
3 5 (10.87%) Node.js
3 5 (10.87%) REST
4 4 (8.70%) React
4 4 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.17%) CSS
5 1 (2.17%) D3.js
5 1 (2.17%) Dropwizard
5 1 (2.17%) EJB
5 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.17%) J2EE
5 1 (2.17%) jQuery
5 1 (2.17%) JSON
5 1 (2.17%) Play Framework
5 1 (2.17%) SOAP
5 1 (2.17%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 30 (65.22%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (41.30%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Unix
2 4 (8.70%) Android
2 4 (8.70%) Apple iOS
2 4 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (65.22%) TDD
3 27 (58.70%) BDD
4 12 (26.09%) Extreme Programming
4 12 (26.09%) Functional Programming
5 11 (23.91%) Scrum
5 11 (23.91%) Software Engineering
6 10 (21.74%) SDLC
7 6 (13.04%) Data Protection
7 6 (13.04%) Microservices
7 6 (13.04%) OO
8 5 (10.87%) Open Source
9 4 (8.70%) Web Development
10 3 (6.52%) Front End Development
11 2 (4.35%) Automation Testing
11 2 (4.35%) Defect Tracking
11 2 (4.35%) DevOps
11 2 (4.35%) Test Automation
11 2 (4.35%) Test Strategy
11 2 (4.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 39 (84.78%) Java
2 30 (65.22%) Clojure
3 10 (21.74%) C#
4 8 (17.39%) C++
4 8 (17.39%) Python
4 8 (17.39%) Ruby
5 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.87%) SQL
6 4 (8.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) WCAG
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (2.17%) webMethods
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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