Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Scala Developer was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 743 602 736
Rank change year-on-year -141 +134 +282
Permanent jobs requiring a Scala Developer 451 723 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.41% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.42% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 380 623 562
UK median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £43,750 £46,400 £42,625
90th Percentile £96,375 £105,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -13.04% +21.05% +13.10%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 166,635 170,262 199,929
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.08% 96.48% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 135,263 141,781 167,134
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £79,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Scala Developer in the UK

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 Scala Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 16 January 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
England -157 442 £67,500 - 74
London -137 346 £70,000 - 57
UK excluding London +11 100 £50,000 -13.04% 19
South East +33 51 £55,000 -15.38% 10
South West +22 14 £50,000 -9.09% 3
North of England -18 14 £50,000 -4.76% 2
East of England +1 11 £47,500 -20.83% 1
North West -10 11 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Wales +17 5 - -
Midlands +6 3 £57,000 +62.86% 1
Yorkshire +24 2 £47,500 -9.52%
East Midlands +16 2 £51,500 +47.14% 1
Scotland -28 2 £50,000 -14.89% 1
West Midlands -2 1 £62,500 -3.85%
North East -31 1 £35,000 -22.22%

Scala Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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.

1 434 (96.23%) Scala
2 352 (78.05%) Java
3 246 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 151 (33.48%) Akka
5 149 (33.04%) TDD
6 129 (28.60%) Finance
7 125 (27.72%) Apache Spark
8 104 (23.06%) Fintech
9 103 (22.84%) Big Data
10 99 (21.95%) Python
11 96 (21.29%) Microservices
12 93 (20.62%) Amazon AWS
13 87 (19.29%) Hadoop
13 87 (19.29%) Docker
14 86 (19.07%) Functional Programming
15 85 (18.85%) SQL
16 83 (18.40%) Continuous Integration
17 82 (18.18%) JavaScript
18 79 (17.52%) REST
19 77 (17.07%) Spring
20 74 (16.41%) Scrum
21 73 (16.19%) Degree
21 73 (16.19%) RESTful
22 72 (15.96%) BDD
23 70 (15.52%) Software Engineering
24 66 (14.63%) AngularJS
25 64 (14.19%) Jenkins
26 63 (13.97%) Kafka
27 61 (13.53%) NoSQL
28 59 (13.08%) 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
1 125 (27.72%) Apache Spark
2 35 (7.76%) Elasticsearch
3 22 (4.88%) Apache
4 13 (2.88%) Confluence
4 13 (2.88%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.00%) WebSphere
5 9 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (0.89%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.67%) CMS
8 2 (0.44%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.22%) JBoss
9 1 (0.22%) Mule
9 1 (0.22%) nginx
9 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (1.11%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 93 (20.62%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (6.65%) GitHub
3 19 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (3.55%) Amazon S3
4 16 (3.55%) SaaS
5 15 (3.33%) OpenShift
6 12 (2.66%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (1.11%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.89%) Amazon EMR
8 4 (0.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.44%) IaaS
9 2 (0.44%) Loggly
9 2 (0.44%) Sumo Logic
10 1 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.22%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.99%) HTTP
2 9 (2.00%) DSL
3 3 (0.67%) Skype
4 2 (0.44%) SSL
5 1 (0.22%) SMS
5 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (22.84%) Big Data
2 87 (19.29%) Hadoop
3 61 (13.53%) NoSQL
4 43 (9.53%) MongoDB
5 32 (7.10%) PostgreSQL
6 31 (6.87%) MySQL
7 27 (5.99%) Apache Cassandra
8 21 (4.66%) Relational Database
9 18 (3.99%) SQL Server
10 16 (3.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 14 (3.10%) HBase
12 9 (2.00%) Apache Hive
12 9 (2.00%) Data Lake
12 9 (2.00%) Redis
13 8 (1.77%) Neo4j
13 8 (1.77%) RDBMS
14 6 (1.33%) Amazon Redshift
15 5 (1.11%) Couchbase
15 5 (1.11%) Impala
16 4 (0.89%) OpenTSDB
Development Applications
1 64 (14.19%) Jenkins
2 56 (12.42%) Git (software)
3 32 (7.10%) JIRA
4 24 (5.32%) Maven
5 20 (4.43%) Cucumber
6 19 (4.21%) TeamCity
7 15 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
8 12 (2.66%) JUnit
9 11 (2.44%) Phabricator
10 9 (2.00%) Bitbucket
11 8 (1.77%) Gradle
12 5 (1.11%) JIRA Agile
12 5 (1.11%) Vagrant
13 4 (0.89%) Selenium
14 3 (0.67%) Ant
14 3 (0.67%) Appium
14 3 (0.67%) Eclipse
14 3 (0.67%) Grunt
14 3 (0.67%) WebDriver
15 2 (0.44%) GitLab
General
1 129 (28.60%) Finance
2 42 (9.31%) Banking
3 19 (4.21%) Investment Banking
4 16 (3.55%) Marketing
5 15 (3.33%) Games
5 15 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.88%) Financial Institution
6 13 (2.88%) Retail
7 12 (2.66%) Front Office
8 6 (1.33%) Electronics
8 6 (1.33%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.33%) Publishing
9 5 (1.11%) Advertising
10 3 (0.67%) Law
11 2 (0.44%) Back Office
11 2 (0.44%) French Language
12 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (33.48%) Akka
2 79 (17.52%) REST
3 77 (17.07%) Spring
4 73 (16.19%) RESTful
5 66 (14.63%) AngularJS
6 63 (13.97%) Kafka
7 57 (12.64%) Web Services
8 50 (11.09%) HTML
8 50 (11.09%) Play Framework
9 41 (9.09%) HTML5
10 39 (8.65%) .NET
10 39 (8.65%) Node.js
11 37 (8.20%) CSS
12 32 (7.10%) JSON
13 29 (6.43%) React
14 24 (5.32%) CSS3
15 23 (5.10%) Hibernate
15 23 (5.10%) SOAP
16 20 (4.43%) Java EE
16 20 (4.43%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 104 (23.06%) Fintech
2 59 (13.08%) Greenfield Project
3 34 (7.54%) Computer Science
4 20 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (4.43%) Derivative
4 20 (4.43%) Market Risk
5 17 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (2.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 13 (2.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 13 (2.88%) Online Games
6 13 (2.88%) Private Cloud
7 11 (2.44%) Public Cloud
8 10 (2.22%) Algorithms
9 9 (2.00%) Hedge funds
10 8 (1.77%) Digital Media
11 7 (1.55%) Credit Derivative
11 7 (1.55%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.11%) Fixed Income
13 4 (0.89%) Equities
13 4 (0.89%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 58 (12.86%) Linux
2 29 (6.43%) Unix
3 15 (3.33%) Android
3 15 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 8 (1.77%) Windows
5 1 (0.22%) CoreOS
5 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (33.04%) TDD
3 96 (21.29%) Microservices
4 86 (19.07%) Functional Programming
5 83 (18.40%) Continuous Integration
6 74 (16.41%) Scrum
7 72 (15.96%) BDD
8 70 (15.52%) Software Engineering
9 57 (12.64%) E-Commerce
10 50 (11.09%) DevOps
11 49 (10.86%) Test Automation
12 46 (10.20%) Open Source
13 45 (9.98%) Analytics
14 41 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
15 27 (5.99%) OOP
16 25 (5.54%) Data Modelling
16 25 (5.54%) Multithreading
16 25 (5.54%) Unit Testing
17 23 (5.10%) Kanban
17 23 (5.10%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 434 (96.23%) Scala
2 352 (78.05%) Java
3 99 (21.95%) Python
4 85 (18.85%) SQL
5 82 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 34 (7.54%) Ruby
7 33 (7.32%) PHP
8 31 (6.87%) C#
9 29 (6.43%) Haskell
10 27 (5.99%) F#
11 24 (5.32%) Go
12 23 (5.10%) C++
13 16 (3.55%) Clojure
14 15 (3.33%) R
15 14 (3.10%) Kotlin
16 12 (2.66%) C
17 10 (2.22%) Erlang
17 10 (2.22%) OCaml
17 10 (2.22%) PL/SQL
18 8 (1.77%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 73 (16.19%) Degree
2 9 (2.00%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.11%) PhD
5 2 (0.44%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.88%) PCI DSS
2 11 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 87 (19.29%) Docker
2 12 (2.66%) HDFS
3 2 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.22%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 22 (4.88%) Ansible
2 18 (3.99%) Puppet
3 9 (2.00%) Kubernetes
4 7 (1.55%) Terraform
5 6 (1.33%) Mesos
6 5 (1.11%) Hadoop YARN
6 5 (1.11%) Kibana
6 5 (1.11%) logstash
7 4 (0.89%) Graphite
8 2 (0.44%) Marathon
8 2 (0.44%) Nagios
8 2 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.44%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.44%) Salt
8 2 (0.44%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.22%) Consul
9 1 (0.22%) Grafana
Vendors
1 27 (5.99%) Oracle
2 13 (2.88%) Google
2 13 (2.88%) WorldPay
3 10 (2.22%) Mercator
4 9 (2.00%) IBM
4 9 (2.00%) IBM Sterling
4 9 (2.00%) Sun
5 6 (1.33%) Apple
5 6 (1.33%) SAP
6 4 (0.89%) MuleSoft
7 3 (0.67%) Atlassian
7 3 (0.67%) Cloudera
8 2 (0.44%) Adthena
8 2 (0.44%) New Relic
8 2 (0.44%) Rackspace
8 2 (0.44%) SaltStack
8 2 (0.44%) Splunk
8 2 (0.44%) Tableau
9 1 (0.22%) Databricks
9 1 (0.22%) DevExpress