The median annual salary for a Java Scala Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 682 803 808
Rank change year-on-year +121 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Scala Developer 172 147 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 165 138 126
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  

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 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Java Scala Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Java Scala Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Scala Developer in the UK

Java Scala Developer
Top 30 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 3 months to 29 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
England +91 164 £65,000 +8.33% 25
London +57 119 £66,250 +8.16% 21
City of London +60 28 £65,000 -23.52% 6
South East +70 15 £65,000 +57.57% 1
Leicester - 11 £35,000 -
Leicestershire - 11 £35,000 -
East Midlands - 11 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +35 7 £60,000 +9.09%
East Sussex +13 6 £65,000 +136.36%
Brighton +12 6 £65,000 +136.36%
South Yorkshire +9 6 £60,000 +9.09%
Sheffield +7 6 £60,000 +9.09%
South West +27 4 £50,000 - 2
Bristol 0 4 £50,000 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £45,000 - 1
North East - 4 £45,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £50,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £45,000 - 1
Oxford - 4 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 3 - -
Birmingham - 3 - -
Surrey +45 2 £70,000 +27.27%
West Sussex - 2 £60,000 - 1
Croydon - 2 £61,302 -
Epsom - 2 £70,000 -
Berkshire +37 1 £50,000 -23.07%
Leeds +21 1 £50,000 -11.11%
West Yorkshire +18 1 £50,000 -11.11%
Worthing - 1 £55,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £50,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 386 (100.00%) Java
2 379 (98.19%) Scala
3 266 (68.91%) Agile Software Development
4 169 (43.78%) TDD
5 106 (27.46%) JavaScript
6 103 (26.68%) MongoDB
7 101 (26.17%) Spring
7 101 (26.17%) NoSQL
8 86 (22.28%) Big Data
8 86 (22.28%) Finance
9 84 (21.76%) Microservices
10 76 (19.69%) Software Engineering
10 76 (19.69%) Akka
11 74 (19.17%) REST
12 73 (18.91%) Python
13 68 (17.62%) Scrum
13 68 (17.62%) Continuous Integration
14 64 (16.58%) Kafka
15 62 (16.06%) BDD
15 62 (16.06%) SQL
16 61 (15.80%) HTML
17 57 (14.77%) Apache Spark
18 55 (14.25%) Multithreading
18 55 (14.25%) JSON
19 52 (13.47%) Git (software)
19 52 (13.47%) MySQL
20 50 (12.95%) Node.js
21 49 (12.69%) Clojure
22 48 (12.44%) Apache Cassandra
23 47 (12.18%) Linux

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 57 (14.77%) Apache Spark
2 30 (7.77%) Elasticsearch
3 29 (7.51%) Apache
4 22 (5.70%) Apache Solr
5 6 (1.55%) Confluence
6 5 (1.30%) JBoss
6 5 (1.30%) Jetty
6 5 (1.30%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.04%) Mule
8 3 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.52%) CMS
10 1 (0.26%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (2.07%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (9.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (1.55%) GitHub
4 5 (1.30%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (0.78%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.52%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.52%) PaaS
7 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.70%) HTTP
2 3 (0.78%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.52%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (26.68%) MongoDB
2 101 (26.17%) NoSQL
3 86 (22.28%) Big Data
4 52 (13.47%) MySQL
5 48 (12.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 40 (10.36%) Hadoop
7 29 (7.51%) SQL Server
8 23 (5.96%) Redis
8 23 (5.96%) Relational Database
9 15 (3.89%) RDBMS
10 13 (3.37%) Apache Hive
11 12 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (2.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 10 (2.59%) Neo4j
14 9 (2.33%) Couchbase
15 8 (2.07%) Blockchain
15 8 (2.07%) Data Mining
15 8 (2.07%) HBase
16 6 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
17 5 (1.30%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 52 (13.47%) Git (software)
2 43 (11.14%) Maven
3 41 (10.62%) Jenkins
4 39 (10.10%) JUnit
5 27 (6.99%) Subversion
6 11 (2.85%) JIRA
7 9 (2.33%) Gradle
8 8 (2.07%) Cucumber
8 8 (2.07%) Selenium
9 7 (1.81%) Jasmine
9 7 (1.81%) JMeter
9 7 (1.81%) Mockito
10 6 (1.55%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (1.30%) Babel
11 5 (1.30%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (1.30%) webpack
12 4 (1.04%) Vagrant
13 3 (0.78%) Apache Continuum
13 3 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.78%) TestNG
General
1 86 (22.28%) Finance
2 37 (9.59%) Banking
3 32 (8.29%) Retail
4 26 (6.74%) Games
5 19 (4.92%) Front Office
6 12 (3.11%) Investment Banking
6 12 (3.11%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.59%) Publishing
8 9 (2.33%) Telecoms
9 8 (2.07%) Advertising
10 7 (1.81%) Marketing
11 3 (0.78%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.52%) Automotive
12 2 (0.52%) Back Office
12 2 (0.52%) Electronics
12 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.52%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.26%) Law
13 1 (0.26%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (26.17%) Spring
2 76 (19.69%) Akka
3 74 (19.17%) REST
4 64 (16.58%) Kafka
5 61 (15.80%) HTML
6 55 (14.25%) JSON
7 50 (12.95%) Node.js
8 45 (11.66%) CSS
9 44 (11.40%) JMS
10 36 (9.33%) ActiveMQ
11 32 (8.29%) AngularJS
11 32 (8.29%) HTML5
12 31 (8.03%) React
12 31 (8.03%) Web Services
13 30 (7.77%) RESTful
14 29 (7.51%) Ajax
15 28 (7.25%) Play Framework
16 27 (6.99%) Spring Boot
16 27 (6.99%) Spring MVC
17 26 (6.74%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 45 (11.66%) Data Structures
2 35 (9.07%) Computer Science
3 26 (6.74%) Algorithms
3 26 (6.74%) Fintech
4 22 (5.70%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (4.92%) Mobile App
6 16 (4.15%) Fixed Income
7 14 (3.63%) Derivative
8 13 (3.37%) Equities
9 12 (3.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 8 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (2.07%) Hedge funds
11 6 (1.55%) Grid Computing
11 6 (1.55%) NHS
11 6 (1.55%) PlayStation
11 6 (1.55%) Xbox
12 5 (1.30%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.30%) Equity Derivative
12 5 (1.30%) iPad
13 4 (1.04%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 47 (12.18%) Linux
2 20 (5.18%) Unix
3 2 (0.52%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (68.91%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (43.78%) TDD
3 84 (21.76%) Microservices
4 76 (19.69%) Software Engineering
5 68 (17.62%) Continuous Integration
5 68 (17.62%) Scrum
6 62 (16.06%) BDD
7 55 (14.25%) Multithreading
8 46 (11.92%) Analytics
9 45 (11.66%) Continuous Delivery
10 41 (10.62%) MVC
11 38 (9.84%) Functional Programming
12 30 (7.77%) Pair Programming
13 29 (7.51%) Kanban
14 28 (7.25%) OOP
15 27 (6.99%) Open Source
16 26 (6.74%) DevOps
16 26 (6.74%) OO
17 23 (5.96%) Low Latency
17 23 (5.96%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 386 (100.00%) Java
2 379 (98.19%) Scala
3 106 (27.46%) JavaScript
4 73 (18.91%) Python
5 62 (16.06%) SQL
6 49 (12.69%) Clojure
7 39 (10.10%) Groovy
8 25 (6.48%) Ruby
9 16 (4.15%) C#
10 13 (3.37%) Go
11 11 (2.85%) C++
12 8 (2.07%) Lua
13 6 (1.55%) ES6
13 6 (1.55%) PHP
13 6 (1.55%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.30%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.30%) Kotlin
14 5 (1.30%) XPath
15 4 (1.04%) Jython
16 3 (0.78%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 41 (10.62%) Degree
2 5 (1.30%) DV Cleared
2 5 (1.30%) SC Cleared
2 5 (1.30%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.29%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.26%) MiFID
System Software
1 28 (7.25%) Docker
2 8 (2.07%) HDFS
3 3 (0.78%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (4.40%) Kubernetes
2 8 (2.07%) Mesos
3 4 (1.04%) Oozie
3 4 (1.04%) Puppet
3 4 (1.04%) yum
4 3 (0.78%) Ambari
5 2 (0.52%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 1 (0.26%) Kibana
6 1 (0.26%) logstash
6 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (6.99%) Oracle
2 7 (1.81%) Google
3 6 (1.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (1.55%) MuleSoft
4 4 (1.04%) IBM
5 3 (0.78%) Cloudera
5 3 (0.78%) GoldenSource
5 3 (0.78%) Hortonworks
5 3 (0.78%) Platfora
5 3 (0.78%) Sun
5 3 (0.78%) Tableau
6 2 (0.52%) hybris
6 2 (0.52%) SAP
7 1 (0.26%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.26%) MicroStrategy
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 -£60,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Tiro Partners
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum base.
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum - can flex dependant on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
GridCell
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonuses, Pension, Training Allowance
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits pension, holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 Per Annum plus 12.5 annual bonus + private medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 8% Pension and wider benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago