The median annual salary for a Java Scala Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 730 731 847
Rank change year-on-year +1 +116  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Scala Developer 157 195 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.21% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 148 179 106
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £47,300 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 84312 94795 103505
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.20% 96.45% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 69623 79736 84815
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
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 £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00%  

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 26 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Scala Developer in the UK

Java Scala Developer
Top 29 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 26 May 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 +26 153 £65,000 - 28
London -19 99 £68,000 +4.61% 20
South East +64 17 £48,750 -22.00% 6
City of London +11 14 £85,000 +9.67% 4
Yorkshire +19 13 £60,000 +9.09%
Sheffield +1 13 £60,000 +9.09%
South Yorkshire -5 13 £60,000 +9.09%
Bristol -3 10 £55,000 +10.00%
South West -4 10 £55,000 +10.00%
Manchester -17 7 £28,750 +4.54% 1
North West -24 7 £28,750 -36.46% 1
Oxfordshire - 7 £47,500 - 3
West Sussex - 5 £57,500 - 1
Oxford - 4 £47,500 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £35,000 -
Sussex - 3 £67,500 - 1
Leicestershire - 3 £35,000 -
Leicester - 3 £35,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne +11 2 £42,500 -45.16% 1
Tyne and Wear +10 2 £42,500 -45.16% 1
North East +6 2 £42,500 -45.16% 1
East Sussex - 2 £42,500 -
Brighton - 2 £42,500 -
Croydon +4 1 £65,000 +36.84%
East of England -1 1 £50,000 +11.11%
West Midlands - 1 £60,000 -
Essex - 1 £50,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £60,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 331 (100.00%) Java
2 327 (98.79%) Scala
3 225 (67.98%) Agile Software Development
4 129 (38.97%) TDD
5 103 (31.12%) JavaScript
6 97 (29.31%) MongoDB
7 82 (24.77%) NoSQL
7 82 (24.77%) Python
7 82 (24.77%) Microservices
8 80 (24.17%) HTML
9 77 (23.26%) Spring
10 73 (22.05%) Big Data
11 64 (19.34%) Finance
11 64 (19.34%) Software Engineering
12 63 (19.03%) CSS
13 60 (18.13%) REST
13 60 (18.13%) Apache Spark
14 58 (17.52%) Akka
15 57 (17.22%) SQL
15 57 (17.22%) Scrum
16 56 (16.92%) Greenfield Project
17 54 (16.31%) Continuous Integration
18 51 (15.41%) JSON
19 50 (15.11%) Git (software)
20 48 (14.50%) Multithreading
21 47 (14.20%) Kafka
22 46 (13.90%) MySQL
23 45 (13.60%) Test Automation
24 43 (12.99%) BDD
25 42 (12.69%) Hadoop

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 60 (18.13%) Apache Spark
2 23 (6.95%) Apache
3 21 (6.34%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (4.53%) Apache Solr
5 11 (3.32%) Confluence
6 5 (1.51%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.91%) JBoss
7 3 (0.91%) Jetty
7 3 (0.91%) Mule
8 2 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.30%) CMS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.81%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.42%) Amazon EMR
2 8 (2.42%) GitHub
3 3 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.23%) HTTP
2 3 (0.91%) Internet
3 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.30%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (29.31%) MongoDB
2 82 (24.77%) NoSQL
3 73 (22.05%) Big Data
4 46 (13.90%) MySQL
5 42 (12.69%) Hadoop
6 39 (11.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 30 (9.06%) Relational Database
8 24 (7.25%) Redis
9 21 (6.34%) SQL Server
10 15 (4.53%) RDBMS
11 14 (4.23%) Apache Hive
11 14 (4.23%) Oracle Reports
12 12 (3.63%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (3.32%) Neo4j
14 8 (2.42%) Couchbase
14 8 (2.42%) HBase
15 6 (1.81%) Data Mining
16 5 (1.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 5 (1.51%) Amazon Redshift
17 4 (1.21%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 50 (15.11%) Git (software)
2 40 (12.08%) Jenkins
2 40 (12.08%) JUnit
3 36 (10.88%) Maven
4 25 (7.55%) Subversion
5 14 (4.23%) Oracle Forms
6 11 (3.32%) JIRA
7 9 (2.72%) Gradle
7 9 (2.72%) Mockito
8 6 (1.81%) Vagrant
9 4 (1.21%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.91%) TestNG
11 2 (0.60%) Ant
11 2 (0.60%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.60%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.60%) Hudson
11 2 (0.60%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.60%) JMeter
11 2 (0.60%) Selenium
General
1 64 (19.34%) Finance
2 27 (8.16%) Banking
3 21 (6.34%) Retail
4 20 (6.04%) Games
5 13 (3.93%) Front Office
6 6 (1.81%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.51%) Publishing
8 4 (1.21%) Marketing
9 3 (0.91%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.60%) Advertising
10 2 (0.60%) Back Office
11 1 (0.30%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (24.17%) HTML
2 77 (23.26%) Spring
3 63 (19.03%) CSS
4 60 (18.13%) REST
5 58 (17.52%) Akka
6 51 (15.41%) JSON
7 47 (14.20%) Kafka
8 41 (12.39%) HTML5
9 37 (11.18%) Node.js
10 35 (10.57%) AngularJS
11 34 (10.27%) Ajax
12 30 (9.06%) Play Framework
13 29 (8.76%) Spring Boot
13 29 (8.76%) Spring MVC
14 28 (8.46%) JMS
14 28 (8.46%) React
15 23 (6.95%) CSS3
16 21 (6.34%) jQuery
16 21 (6.34%) RESTful
16 21 (6.34%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 56 (16.92%) Greenfield Project
2 30 (9.06%) Computer Science
2 30 (9.06%) Data Structures
3 26 (7.85%) Fintech
4 19 (5.74%) Mobile App
5 17 (5.14%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (4.83%) Algorithms
7 11 (3.32%) Fixed Income
8 8 (2.42%) Derivative
9 7 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.81%) Equities
10 6 (1.81%) Hedge funds
10 6 (1.81%) NHS
11 5 (1.51%) PlayStation
11 5 (1.51%) Xbox
12 3 (0.91%) Bitcoin
12 3 (0.91%) User Experience
13 2 (0.60%) Smart Meter
13 2 (0.60%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 39 (11.78%) Linux
2 12 (3.63%) Unix
3 5 (1.51%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (67.98%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (38.97%) TDD
3 82 (24.77%) Microservices
4 64 (19.34%) Software Engineering
5 57 (17.22%) Scrum
6 54 (16.31%) Continuous Integration
7 48 (14.50%) Multithreading
8 45 (13.60%) Test Automation
9 43 (12.99%) BDD
10 40 (12.08%) Analytics
10 40 (12.08%) Continuous Delivery
11 38 (11.48%) MVC
12 34 (10.27%) OO
13 33 (9.97%) Functional Programming
14 25 (7.55%) Kanban
15 22 (6.65%) Pair Programming
16 20 (6.04%) Open Source
17 19 (5.74%) Data Analytics
17 19 (5.74%) E-Commerce
17 19 (5.74%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 331 (100.00%) Java
2 327 (98.79%) Scala
3 103 (31.12%) JavaScript
4 82 (24.77%) Python
5 57 (17.22%) SQL
6 36 (10.88%) Ruby
7 33 (9.97%) Clojure
8 31 (9.37%) C#
9 26 (7.85%) Groovy
10 15 (4.53%) Go
11 14 (4.23%) PL/SQL
12 10 (3.02%) Kotlin
13 7 (2.11%) F#
14 6 (1.81%) C++
14 6 (1.81%) Haskell
14 6 (1.81%) Lua
15 4 (1.21%) Jython
16 3 (0.91%) PHP
16 3 (0.91%) XPath
17 2 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (11.78%) Degree
2 7 (2.11%) Mathematical Degree
3 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.30%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.30%) PhD
3 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.55%) QA
System Software
1 22 (6.65%) Docker
2 7 (2.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (2.42%) Kubernetes
2 7 (2.11%) Mesos
3 6 (1.81%) Puppet
4 3 (0.91%) Graphite
4 3 (0.91%) yum
5 2 (0.60%) Marathon
6 1 (0.30%) Ansible
6 1 (0.30%) Kibana
6 1 (0.30%) logstash
6 1 (0.30%) Oozie
6 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (9.37%) Oracle
2 14 (4.23%) Google
3 5 (1.51%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.21%) IBM
5 3 (0.91%) Sun
6 2 (0.60%) hybris
6 2 (0.60%) Perforce
7 1 (0.30%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.30%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.30%) MuleSoft
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
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City, London
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North London
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Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
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Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
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Networkers
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £90000 Per Annum
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London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £75,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Sussex
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
West Sussex
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 per year
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
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London
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Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
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Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per year
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