Period
to 20 September 2018

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

Scala
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 70 92
Rank change year-on-year -20 +22 -5
Permanent jobs citing Scala 19 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.58% 1.24% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.86% 2.38% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 16
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -8.16% -18.33%
10th Percentile £38,375 £38,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £55,500 £48,625 £83,750
North East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -6.25% -20.00%

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 664 378 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 55.06% 52.21% 57.27%
Number of salaries quoted 552 332 581
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,025 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,625 £51,500
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -

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 September 2018.

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 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -22 19 £47,500 +5.56% 1
Scala
North East

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

1 17 (89.47%) Java
2 13 (68.42%) TDD
3 9 (47.37%) Functional Programming
4 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (26.32%) Spring
6 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
6 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
6 4 (21.05%) Advertising
6 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
6 4 (21.05%) Scrum
6 4 (21.05%) J2EE
6 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
6 4 (21.05%) Play Framework
6 4 (21.05%) Java 8
7 3 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (15.79%) Akka
7 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 3 (15.79%) OO
7 3 (15.79%) Maven
7 3 (15.79%) RESTful
8 2 (10.53%) BDD
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (10.53%) Jetty
8 2 (10.53%) Kanban
8 2 (10.53%) Pair Programming
8 2 (10.53%) Python
8 2 (10.53%) JMS
8 2 (10.53%) C#
8 2 (10.53%) MySQL
8 2 (10.53%) Oracle

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 (10.53%) Jetty
2 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) DB2
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.79%) Maven
3 2 (10.53%) JUnit
4 1 (5.26%) Ant
4 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.26%) Gradle
4 1 (5.26%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) Selenium
4 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.26%) Subversion
4 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Java Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Scala Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) AWS Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Spring
2 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
2 4 (21.05%) J2EE
2 4 (21.05%) Play Framework
3 3 (15.79%) Akka
3 3 (15.79%) RESTful
4 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.53%) JMS
4 2 (10.53%) Spring Boot
5 1 (5.26%) .NET
5 1 (5.26%) Ajax
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.26%) CSS3
5 1 (5.26%) Gherkin
5 1 (5.26%) HTML
5 1 (5.26%) HTML5
5 1 (5.26%) Node.js
5 1 (5.26%) React
5 1 (5.26%) Redux
5 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) TDD
2 9 (47.37%) Functional Programming
3 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) OO
6 2 (10.53%) BDD
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.53%) DevOps
6 2 (10.53%) Kanban
6 2 (10.53%) Microservices
6 2 (10.53%) Pair Programming
7 1 (5.26%) API Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.26%) CQRS
7 1 (5.26%) Defect Management
7 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
7 1 (5.26%) SDLC
7 1 (5.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) Java 8
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) Groovy
5 1 (5.26%) Java 9
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) GDPR
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Sybase