Period
to 28 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Scala Developer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala Java Developer
UK
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 887 851 1004
Rank change year-on-year -36 +153 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Scala Developer 311 426 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.22% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 283 385 264
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
10th Percentile £38,750 £45,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +15.79% -13.64%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 171481 194469 213188
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.98% 96.49% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 139295 163512 174859
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Java Scala Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Java Scala Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Java Scala Developer in the UK

Java Scala Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Scala Developer.

Salary trend for Java Scala Developer in the UK

Java Scala Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Scala Developer over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Scala Developer in the UK

Java Scala Developer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Scala Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 28 July 2017. 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
England -29 304 £63,750 +2.00% 24
London -81 201 £67,500 +3.85% 19
UK excluding London +103 105 £55,000 - 6
South East +85 46 £57,500 -11.54% 3
North of England +9 34 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire +18 16 £60,000 +9.09%
North West -6 15 £27,500 -39.23% 1
South West +9 14 £55,000 +10.00%
Midlands +48 8 £35,000 -39.13%
East Midlands - 7 £35,000 -
North East +19 3 £42,500 -45.16%
Scotland +13 1 - - 1
East of England +12 1 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands +11 1 £60,000 +4.35%
Wales +5 1 - -

Java Scala Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, Java Scala Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Java Scala Developer in the job title.

1 310 (99.68%) Java
2 298 (95.82%) Scala
3 190 (61.09%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (27.01%) JavaScript
5 83 (26.69%) HTML
6 82 (26.37%) TDD
6 82 (26.37%) Big Data
7 78 (25.08%) Python
8 73 (23.47%) MongoDB
9 72 (23.15%) SQL
10 66 (21.22%) Microservices
11 65 (20.90%) Apache Spark
11 65 (20.90%) CSS
11 65 (20.90%) NoSQL
12 63 (20.26%) Spring
13 61 (19.61%) Finance
14 59 (18.97%) Scrum
15 56 (18.01%) Hadoop
16 52 (16.72%) C#
17 50 (16.08%) Software Engineering
17 50 (16.08%) Continuous Integration
18 49 (15.76%) Test Automation
19 46 (14.79%) Greenfield Project
20 44 (14.15%) Akka
20 44 (14.15%) REST
21 43 (13.83%) HTML5
21 43 (13.83%) Degree
22 41 (13.18%) Git (software)
23 39 (12.54%) Amazon AWS
23 39 (12.54%) OO

Java Scala Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 65 (20.90%) Apache Spark
2 23 (7.40%) Apache
2 23 (7.40%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (4.18%) Confluence
4 12 (3.86%) Apache Solr
5 8 (2.57%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.64%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.32%) CMS
7 1 (0.32%) JBoss
7 1 (0.32%) Jetty
7 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 39 (12.54%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (5.14%) Amazon EMR
3 15 (4.82%) GitHub
4 11 (3.54%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (2.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.25%) HTTP
2 4 (1.29%) Skype
3 3 (0.96%) Internet
4 1 (0.32%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.32%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (26.37%) Big Data
2 73 (23.47%) MongoDB
3 65 (20.90%) NoSQL
4 56 (18.01%) Hadoop
5 36 (11.58%) Relational Database
6 33 (10.61%) MySQL
7 32 (10.29%) Apache Cassandra
8 21 (6.75%) Redis
8 21 (6.75%) SQL Server
9 15 (4.82%) Amazon Redshift
9 15 (4.82%) Oracle Reports
10 13 (4.18%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (4.18%) RDBMS
11 12 (3.86%) Neo4j
12 9 (2.89%) Apache Hive
13 6 (1.93%) Blockchain
14 5 (1.61%) HBase
15 3 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 3 (0.96%) BigQuery
15 3 (0.96%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 41 (13.18%) Git (software)
2 36 (11.58%) Jenkins
2 36 (11.58%) JUnit
3 25 (8.04%) Maven
3 25 (8.04%) Subversion
4 15 (4.82%) Oracle Forms
5 14 (4.50%) JIRA
6 10 (3.22%) Gradle
7 6 (1.93%) Vagrant
8 5 (1.61%) Mockito
9 4 (1.29%) Bitbucket
10 3 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.96%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.96%) TestNG
11 2 (0.64%) Ant
11 2 (0.64%) Hudson
11 2 (0.64%) NUnit
11 2 (0.64%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.32%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.32%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 61 (19.61%) Finance
2 21 (6.75%) Banking
3 15 (4.82%) Games
4 14 (4.50%) Front Office
5 9 (2.89%) Retail
6 8 (2.57%) Marketing
7 7 (2.25%) Electronics
7 7 (2.25%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.25%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.25%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.29%) Publishing
9 3 (0.96%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.64%) Law
11 1 (0.32%) Back Office
11 1 (0.32%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (26.69%) HTML
2 65 (20.90%) CSS
3 63 (20.26%) Spring
4 44 (14.15%) Akka
4 44 (14.15%) REST
5 43 (13.83%) HTML5
6 36 (11.58%) JSON
7 32 (10.29%) Ajax
8 30 (9.65%) AngularJS
9 29 (9.32%) React
10 28 (9.00%) Kafka
10 28 (9.00%) Web Services
11 27 (8.68%) CSS3
11 27 (8.68%) Node.js
12 25 (8.04%) Play Framework
13 24 (7.72%) Spring MVC
14 22 (7.07%) Hibernate
15 21 (6.75%) .NET
16 20 (6.43%) RESTful
16 20 (6.43%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 46 (14.79%) Greenfield Project
2 32 (10.29%) Computer Science
3 23 (7.40%) Fintech
4 20 (6.43%) Data Structures
5 12 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (3.22%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (2.57%) Algorithms
7 8 (2.57%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.25%) Derivative
9 6 (1.93%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.96%) Bitcoin
10 3 (0.96%) Digital Currency
10 3 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.64%) Blog
11 2 (0.64%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.64%) Equities
11 2 (0.64%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (0.64%) Mobile Games
11 2 (0.64%) PlayStation
11 2 (0.64%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 32 (10.29%) Linux
2 11 (3.54%) Unix
3 5 (1.61%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (61.09%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (26.37%) TDD
3 66 (21.22%) Microservices
4 59 (18.97%) Scrum
5 50 (16.08%) Continuous Integration
5 50 (16.08%) Software Engineering
6 49 (15.76%) Test Automation
7 39 (12.54%) OO
8 36 (11.58%) Analytics
8 36 (11.58%) Open Source
9 34 (10.93%) Multithreading
10 30 (9.65%) Continuous Delivery
10 30 (9.65%) MVC
11 28 (9.00%) BDD
12 26 (8.36%) Functional Programming
13 22 (7.07%) E-Commerce
14 19 (6.11%) Unit Testing
15 18 (5.79%) Kanban
16 16 (5.14%) Data Analytics
16 16 (5.14%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 310 (99.68%) Java
2 298 (95.82%) Scala
3 84 (27.01%) JavaScript
4 78 (25.08%) Python
5 72 (23.15%) SQL
6 52 (16.72%) C#
7 35 (11.25%) Ruby
8 27 (8.68%) Clojure
9 17 (5.47%) Groovy
9 17 (5.47%) PL/SQL
10 16 (5.14%) Go
11 14 (4.50%) Haskell
12 12 (3.86%) Kotlin
13 11 (3.54%) C++
14 8 (2.57%) F#
15 7 (2.25%) C
16 4 (1.29%) Jython
17 3 (0.96%) PHP
18 2 (0.64%) Erlang
18 2 (0.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 43 (13.83%) Degree
2 24 (7.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.61%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.89%) QA
2 2 (0.64%) MiFID
System Software
1 19 (6.11%) Docker
2 4 (1.29%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (2.57%) Kubernetes
2 7 (2.25%) Mesos
3 6 (1.93%) Puppet
4 3 (0.96%) Graphite
5 2 (0.64%) Marathon
6 1 (0.32%) Ansible
6 1 (0.32%) Kibana
6 1 (0.32%) logstash
Vendors
1 32 (10.29%) Oracle
2 24 (7.72%) Google
3 7 (2.25%) SAP
4 4 (1.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (0.96%) IBM
5 3 (0.96%) Sun
6 2 (0.64%) DevExpress
6 2 (0.64%) Perforce
6 2 (0.64%) Sybase
7 1 (0.32%) IBM Sterling
7 1 (0.32%) Pega
7 1 (0.32%) TIBCO
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