Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Scala Developer was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 November 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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 733 597 708
Rank change year-on-year -136 +111 +370
Permanent jobs requiring a Scala Developer 497 795 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.42% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.43% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 432 694 635
UK median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% - +13.04%
10th Percentile £43,750 £47,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £105,000 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00% +19.05%

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 172542 183486 211561
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.49% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 138422 153547 175640
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 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 -119 485 £67,500 +3.85% 39
London -153 373 £70,000 +3.70% 24
UK excluding London +40 120 £50,000 -13.04% 14
South East +66 67 £57,500 -17.86% 4
North of England -4 29 £45,000 -14.29% 6
North West +6 23 £30,000 -47.83% 5
South West +3 11 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Wales +19 5 - -
Yorkshire +18 4 £53,750 +2.38% 1
East of England 0 3 £45,000 -18.18%
Scotland -7 3 - -
Midlands +45 2 £57,000 -6.94% 3
North East +5 2 £35,000 -22.22%
West Midlands +13 1 £62,500 +2.04% 1
East Midlands - 1 £51,500 - 2

Scala Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 468 (94.16%) Scala
2 374 (75.25%) Java
3 289 (58.15%) Agile Software Development
4 162 (32.60%) Akka
5 151 (30.38%) Apache Spark
6 146 (29.38%) Big Data
7 143 (28.77%) TDD
8 120 (24.14%) Finance
9 98 (19.72%) Hadoop
10 97 (19.52%) Python
11 94 (18.91%) Amazon AWS
12 91 (18.31%) Microservices
12 91 (18.31%) Scrum
13 89 (17.91%) REST
14 88 (17.71%) JavaScript
15 83 (16.70%) SQL
15 83 (16.70%) Functional Programming
16 81 (16.30%) Continuous Integration
17 78 (15.69%) BDD
18 75 (15.09%) Play Framework
19 73 (14.69%) Software Engineering
20 71 (14.29%) Open Source
21 70 (14.08%) Docker
21 70 (14.08%) Spring
22 66 (13.28%) Degree
22 66 (13.28%) HTML
22 66 (13.28%) Greenfield Project
23 65 (13.08%) Fintech
24 61 (12.27%) MongoDB
24 61 (12.27%) Web Services

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
1 151 (30.38%) Apache Spark
2 47 (9.46%) Apache
3 42 (8.45%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (3.42%) Tomcat
5 11 (2.21%) WebSphere
6 10 (2.01%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (1.21%) Confluence
8 5 (1.01%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.40%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.40%) CMS
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.20%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 2 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 94 (18.91%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (3.82%) GitHub
4 18 (3.62%) Google Cloud Platform
5 16 (3.22%) Amazon EMR
5 16 (3.22%) Amazon S3
6 15 (3.02%) SaaS
7 7 (1.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 4 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.40%) IaaS
9 2 (0.40%) Loggly
9 2 (0.40%) Sumo Logic
10 1 (0.20%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.04%) HTTP
2 4 (0.80%) DSL
2 4 (0.80%) Skype
3 2 (0.40%) Internet
3 2 (0.40%) SMS
4 1 (0.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (29.38%) Big Data
2 98 (19.72%) Hadoop
3 61 (12.27%) MongoDB
4 59 (11.87%) NoSQL
5 42 (8.45%) PostgreSQL
6 40 (8.05%) Relational Database
7 27 (5.43%) Apache Cassandra
8 21 (4.23%) MySQL
9 20 (4.02%) Amazon Redshift
9 20 (4.02%) SQL Server
10 16 (3.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 14 (2.82%) Apache Hive
11 14 (2.82%) HBase
12 12 (2.41%) Redis
13 11 (2.21%) RDBMS
14 9 (1.81%) Neo4j
15 8 (1.61%) Impala
16 4 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
16 4 (0.80%) Blockchain
16 4 (0.80%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 54 (10.87%) Jenkins
2 52 (10.46%) Git (software)
3 33 (6.64%) JIRA
4 23 (4.63%) JUnit
5 19 (3.82%) TeamCity
6 16 (3.22%) Maven
7 9 (1.81%) Cucumber
7 9 (1.81%) Vagrant
8 8 (1.61%) Bitbucket
8 8 (1.61%) Subversion
9 5 (1.01%) Gradle
9 5 (1.01%) Jasmine
9 5 (1.01%) JIRA Agile
10 3 (0.60%) Ant
11 2 (0.40%) Appium
11 2 (0.40%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.40%) Grunt
11 2 (0.40%) NUnit
11 2 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.40%) Selenium
General
1 120 (24.14%) Finance
2 34 (6.84%) Banking
3 28 (5.63%) Marketing
4 22 (4.43%) Telecoms
5 17 (3.42%) Electronics
5 17 (3.42%) Manufacturing
6 15 (3.02%) Investment Banking
7 13 (2.62%) Front Office
8 11 (2.21%) Retail
9 8 (1.61%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.01%) Advertising
10 5 (1.01%) Law
11 4 (0.80%) Games
12 3 (0.60%) Publishing
13 2 (0.40%) French Language
14 1 (0.20%) Back Office
14 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (32.60%) Akka
2 89 (17.91%) REST
3 75 (15.09%) Play Framework
4 70 (14.08%) Spring
5 66 (13.28%) HTML
6 61 (12.27%) RESTful
6 61 (12.27%) Web Services
7 59 (11.87%) AngularJS
8 50 (10.06%) CSS
9 45 (9.05%) HTML5
10 44 (8.85%) JSON
10 44 (8.85%) Kafka
11 38 (7.65%) Node.js
12 35 (7.04%) React
13 33 (6.64%) .NET
14 32 (6.44%) CSS3
15 30 (6.04%) Ajax
16 25 (5.03%) RabbitMQ
16 25 (5.03%) SOAP
17 22 (4.43%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 66 (13.28%) Greenfield Project
2 65 (13.08%) Fintech
3 38 (7.65%) Computer Science
4 27 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (3.62%) Data Structures
7 13 (2.62%) Derivative
7 13 (2.62%) Market Risk
8 12 (2.41%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.41%) Fixed Income
9 7 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.01%) Credit Risk
10 5 (1.01%) Life Science
11 4 (0.80%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.80%) Equities
12 3 (0.60%) Blog
12 3 (0.60%) Equity Derivative
12 3 (0.60%) User Experience
13 2 (0.40%) Credit Derivative
13 2 (0.40%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 58 (11.67%) Linux
2 23 (4.63%) Unix
3 7 (1.41%) Windows
4 1 (0.20%) Android
4 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (58.15%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (28.77%) TDD
3 91 (18.31%) Microservices
3 91 (18.31%) Scrum
4 83 (16.70%) Functional Programming
5 81 (16.30%) Continuous Integration
6 78 (15.69%) BDD
7 73 (14.69%) Software Engineering
8 71 (14.29%) Open Source
9 59 (11.87%) Analytics
10 56 (11.27%) Test Automation
11 43 (8.65%) E-Commerce
12 38 (7.65%) Continuous Delivery
12 38 (7.65%) DevOps
13 37 (7.44%) OO
14 34 (6.84%) Unit Testing
15 27 (5.43%) OOP
16 26 (5.23%) Mentoring
17 25 (5.03%) Data Analytics
18 24 (4.83%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 468 (94.16%) Scala
2 374 (75.25%) Java
3 97 (19.52%) Python
4 88 (17.71%) JavaScript
5 83 (16.70%) SQL
6 60 (12.07%) C#
7 31 (6.24%) Clojure
8 30 (6.04%) Haskell
9 28 (5.63%) C++
10 22 (4.43%) PHP
10 22 (4.43%) Ruby
11 20 (4.02%) Go
12 19 (3.82%) F#
13 14 (2.82%) PL/SQL
13 14 (2.82%) Shell Script
14 12 (2.41%) Kotlin
15 11 (2.21%) C
15 11 (2.21%) R
16 8 (1.61%) Erlang
17 7 (1.41%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 66 (13.28%) Degree
2 11 (2.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.61%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (1.01%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.81%) QA
2 2 (0.40%) MiFID
System Software
1 70 (14.08%) Docker
2 17 (3.42%) HDFS
3 2 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.20%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 12 (2.41%) Kubernetes
2 11 (2.21%) Ansible
3 10 (2.01%) Puppet
4 6 (1.21%) Mesos
5 5 (1.01%) Hadoop YARN
6 4 (0.80%) Graphite
7 3 (0.60%) Kibana
7 3 (0.60%) logstash
7 3 (0.60%) Marathon
7 3 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.60%) Terraform
8 2 (0.40%) Nagios
8 2 (0.40%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.40%) Salt
8 2 (0.40%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.20%) Consul
Vendors
1 31 (6.24%) Oracle
2 22 (4.43%) Google
3 17 (3.42%) SAP
4 10 (2.01%) IBM
4 10 (2.01%) IBM Sterling
4 10 (2.01%) Mercator
5 8 (1.61%) Sun
6 4 (0.80%) MuleSoft
7 3 (0.60%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.40%) Adthena
8 2 (0.40%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.40%) New Relic
8 2 (0.40%) Rackspace
8 2 (0.40%) SaltStack
8 2 (0.40%) Splunk
8 2 (0.40%) Sybase
8 2 (0.40%) Tableau
9 1 (0.20%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.20%) Progress