Period
to 22 August 2017

The median annual salary for a Scala Developer was £68,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 August 2017.

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

Scala Developer
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 691 649 785
Rank change year-on-year -42 +136 +169
Permanent jobs requiring a Scala Developer 537 717 557
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.36% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.38% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 460 638 503
UK median annual salary £68,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £43,625 £45,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £105,000 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -4.76%

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 168804 190108 210413
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.88% 96.48% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 135989 159928 173310
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Scala Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Scala Developer in the UK

Scala Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Scala Developer in the UK

Scala Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scala Developer over the 6 months to 22 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Scala Developer in the UK

Scala Developer
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 22 August 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 -27 529 £70,000 +7.69% 46
London -85 406 £70,000 +7.69% 34
UK excluding London +71 126 £55,000 - 14
South East +93 54 £57,500 +4.55% 3
North of England +12 43 £50,000 -13.04% 6
North West -11 24 £35,000 -39.13% 3
South West -2 20 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Yorkshire +31 15 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Midlands +35 5 £35,000 -39.13% 2
North East +19 4 £40,000 -48.39% 1
Scotland +5 3 - - 1
East Midlands - 3 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands +20 2 £61,250 +6.52% 1
East of England -6 1 £50,000 -

Scala Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2017, 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 Scala Developer in the job title.

1 508 (94.60%) Scala
2 405 (75.42%) Java
3 323 (60.15%) Agile Software Development
4 162 (30.17%) Big Data
5 161 (29.98%) TDD
6 154 (28.68%) Apache Spark
7 141 (26.26%) Akka
8 130 (24.21%) JavaScript
9 112 (20.86%) Finance
10 111 (20.67%) Software Engineering
10 111 (20.67%) Microservices
11 109 (20.30%) Scrum
12 103 (19.18%) Python
13 94 (17.50%) HTML
13 94 (17.50%) MongoDB
14 93 (17.32%) Functional Programming
14 93 (17.32%) Hadoop
15 92 (17.13%) Continuous Integration
16 86 (16.01%) BDD
17 85 (15.83%) SQL
18 82 (15.27%) Play Framework
19 78 (14.53%) NoSQL
19 78 (14.53%) Test Automation
20 73 (13.59%) REST
21 71 (13.22%) Open Source
21 71 (13.22%) Docker
21 71 (13.22%) CSS
22 69 (12.85%) Git (software)
22 69 (12.85%) Continuous Delivery
23 68 (12.66%) Greenfield Project

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
1 154 (28.68%) Apache Spark
2 57 (10.61%) Apache
3 32 (5.96%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (2.98%) Confluence
5 11 (2.05%) Apache Solr
6 10 (1.86%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.74%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.37%) Jetty
9 2 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.19%) GemFire
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 67 (12.48%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (3.91%) GitHub
3 17 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (2.98%) Amazon EMR
5 12 (2.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (1.49%) SaaS
7 7 (1.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 6 (1.12%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.19%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.91%) HTTP
2 8 (1.49%) DSL
3 6 (1.12%) Internet
4 4 (0.74%) Skype
5 2 (0.37%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (30.17%) Big Data
2 94 (17.50%) MongoDB
3 93 (17.32%) Hadoop
4 78 (14.53%) NoSQL
5 49 (9.12%) Apache Cassandra
6 39 (7.26%) Relational Database
7 34 (6.33%) PostgreSQL
8 33 (6.15%) MySQL
9 22 (4.10%) Redis
10 21 (3.91%) SQL Server
11 17 (3.17%) Amazon Redshift
12 15 (2.79%) Apache Hive
12 15 (2.79%) Oracle Reports
13 12 (2.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 12 (2.23%) HBase
13 12 (2.23%) Neo4j
14 10 (1.86%) RDBMS
15 9 (1.68%) Blockchain
16 7 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
17 5 (0.93%) Impala
Development Applications
1 69 (12.85%) Git (software)
2 62 (11.55%) Jenkins
3 33 (6.15%) JUnit
4 29 (5.40%) JIRA
5 28 (5.21%) Maven
6 23 (4.28%) Subversion
7 15 (2.79%) Oracle Forms
8 12 (2.23%) Vagrant
9 11 (2.05%) Gradle
10 10 (1.86%) TeamCity
11 9 (1.68%) Jasmine
12 7 (1.30%) Cucumber
13 5 (0.93%) Mockito
14 4 (0.74%) Bitbucket
14 4 (0.74%) Hudson
15 3 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 3 (0.56%) Eclipse
15 3 (0.56%) TestNG
16 2 (0.37%) Ant
16 2 (0.37%) NUnit
General
1 112 (20.86%) Finance
2 42 (7.82%) Banking
3 29 (5.40%) Marketing
4 19 (3.54%) Investment Banking
5 18 (3.35%) Front Office
6 17 (3.17%) Electronics
6 17 (3.17%) Manufacturing
6 17 (3.17%) Telecoms
7 16 (2.98%) Games
8 12 (2.23%) Retail
9 7 (1.30%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.93%) Publishing
11 3 (0.56%) Advertising
11 3 (0.56%) Law
12 1 (0.19%) Back Office
12 1 (0.19%) Legal
12 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (26.26%) Akka
2 94 (17.50%) HTML
3 82 (15.27%) Play Framework
4 73 (13.59%) REST
5 71 (13.22%) CSS
6 63 (11.73%) Spring
7 57 (10.61%) Node.js
8 54 (10.06%) AngularJS
8 54 (10.06%) Kafka
9 50 (9.31%) HTML5
9 50 (9.31%) JSON
10 43 (8.01%) Ajax
10 43 (8.01%) React
10 43 (8.01%) Web Services
11 38 (7.08%) RESTful
12 33 (6.15%) spray
13 30 (5.59%) CSS3
13 30 (5.59%) RabbitMQ
14 27 (5.03%) .NET
15 26 (4.84%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 68 (12.66%) Greenfield Project
2 45 (8.38%) Computer Science
3 40 (7.45%) Fintech
4 22 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (4.10%) Data Structures
5 17 (3.17%) Derivative
6 16 (2.98%) Algorithms
7 15 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (2.42%) Fixed Income
9 7 (1.30%) Equities
10 6 (1.12%) Market Risk
11 5 (0.93%) Credit Risk
11 5 (0.93%) Hedge funds
11 5 (0.93%) Life Science
12 4 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (0.74%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.74%) Reference Data
13 3 (0.56%) Blog
13 3 (0.56%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 61 (11.36%) Linux
2 22 (4.10%) Unix
3 5 (0.93%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 323 (60.15%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (29.98%) TDD
3 111 (20.67%) Microservices
3 111 (20.67%) Software Engineering
4 109 (20.30%) Scrum
5 93 (17.32%) Functional Programming
6 92 (17.13%) Continuous Integration
7 86 (16.01%) BDD
8 78 (14.53%) Test Automation
9 71 (13.22%) Open Source
10 69 (12.85%) Continuous Delivery
11 67 (12.48%) Analytics
12 46 (8.57%) OO
13 44 (8.19%) DevOps
14 36 (6.70%) Kanban
15 33 (6.15%) E-Commerce
16 32 (5.96%) Data Analytics
17 31 (5.77%) Machine Learning
18 30 (5.59%) Mentoring
19 28 (5.21%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 508 (94.60%) Scala
2 405 (75.42%) Java
3 130 (24.21%) JavaScript
4 103 (19.18%) Python
5 85 (15.83%) SQL
6 66 (12.29%) C#
7 35 (6.52%) Clojure
8 34 (6.33%) Ruby
9 26 (4.84%) Haskell
10 22 (4.10%) Go
11 21 (3.91%) F#
12 20 (3.72%) PL/SQL
13 15 (2.79%) C++
14 13 (2.42%) Groovy
14 13 (2.42%) Kotlin
14 13 (2.42%) R
15 11 (2.05%) Shell Script
16 9 (1.68%) C
16 9 (1.68%) OCaml
17 8 (1.49%) ML
Qualifications
1 56 (10.43%) Degree
2 23 (4.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (0.74%) SC Cleared
3 4 (0.74%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.93%) QA
2 2 (0.37%) MiFID
System Software
1 71 (13.22%) Docker
2 10 (1.86%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (2.42%) Puppet
2 11 (2.05%) Ansible
3 9 (1.68%) Kubernetes
4 8 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.12%) Mesos
6 3 (0.56%) Graphite
6 3 (0.56%) Marathon
Vendors
1 40 (7.45%) Oracle
2 25 (4.66%) Google
3 17 (3.17%) SAP
4 6 (1.12%) IBM
5 4 (0.74%) Microsoft
6 3 (0.56%) DevExpress
6 3 (0.56%) IBM Sterling
6 3 (0.56%) Mercator
6 3 (0.56%) Sun
7 2 (0.37%) MuleSoft
7 2 (0.37%) Perforce
7 2 (0.37%) Sybase
8 1 (0.19%) Apple
8 1 (0.19%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.19%) Pega
8 1 (0.19%) Progress
8 1 (0.19%) Tableau
8 1 (0.19%) TIBCO