Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 59 89
Rank change year-on-year -35 +30 +4
Permanent jobs citing Scala 17 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.25% 3.24% 1.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.33% 5.97% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 20
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -33.33% +25.58%
10th Percentile £31,650 £37,500 £43,375
90th Percentile £68,000 £47,500 £83,750
North East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -33.33% +25.58%

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 731 419 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 53.95% 54.35% 59.35%
Number of salaries quoted 603 376 611
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £43,500 £37,500 £37,288
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% +0.57% -0.57%
10th Percentile £27,750 £22,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £48,875 £52,000
North East median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,288
% change year-on-year +21.43% -6.14% -0.57%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 -35 17 £47,500 +5.56% 3
Scala
North East

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 15 (88.24%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Node.js
3 6 (35.29%) TDD
3 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 6 (35.29%) C#
4 5 (29.41%) Scrum
4 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
4 5 (29.41%) Play Framework
5 4 (23.53%) Microservices
5 4 (23.53%) React
5 4 (23.53%) HTML5
5 4 (23.53%) Java 8
5 4 (23.53%) Advertising
5 4 (23.53%) Spring
5 4 (23.53%) Degree
5 4 (23.53%) HTML
6 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 3 (17.65%) .NET
6 3 (17.65%) OO
6 3 (17.65%) Akka
6 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
6 3 (17.65%) Functional Programming
6 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
7 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.76%) Apache Spark
7 2 (11.76%) Software Delivery
7 2 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (11.76%) Kanban

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 (11.76%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.88%) Jetty
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
1 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) DB2
2 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) JUnit
3 1 (5.88%) Ant
3 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.88%) Gradle
3 1 (5.88%) Maven
3 1 (5.88%) RSpec
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (23.53%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Scala Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Java Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Lead Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Java Scala Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Lead .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Lead C# Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.88%) AWS Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Scala Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Node.js
2 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
2 5 (29.41%) Play Framework
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) HTML5
3 4 (23.53%) React
3 4 (23.53%) Spring
4 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) Akka
5 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
5 2 (11.76%) J2EE
5 2 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (11.76%) RESTful
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.88%) JMS
6 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (5.88%) Spring Boot
6 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
6 1 (5.88%) Vert.x
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
2 6 (35.29%) TDD
3 5 (29.41%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) Microservices
5 3 (17.65%) Functional Programming
5 3 (17.65%) OO
6 2 (11.76%) Kanban
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (11.76%) SDLC
6 2 (11.76%) SOA
6 2 (11.76%) Software Delivery
7 1 (5.88%) Acceptance Criteria
7 1 (5.88%) Actionable Insight
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (5.88%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (5.88%) DevOps
7 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
7 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) Java 8
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) Ruby
6 1 (5.88%) Java 9
6 1 (5.88%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) Python
6 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Capita
2 1 (5.88%) Sybase