The median annual salary for a Scala Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala Developer
UK
Rank 576 703 765
Rank change year-on-year +127 +62  
Permanent jobs requiring a Scala Developer 289 246 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.25% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 251 226 167
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 £87,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +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 81782 99209 102096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67852 83080 83346
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Scala Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Scala Developer in the UK

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 Scala Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 +129 280 £65,000 +8.33% 42
London +75 221 £67,500 +12.50% 35
City of London +56 42 £70,000 +16.66% 5
South East +67 21 £65,000 +30.00% 2
East Midlands - 13 £35,000 -
Leicester - 13 £35,000 -
Leicestershire - 13 £35,000 -
Brighton +24 11 £65,000 +36.84%
East Sussex +11 11 £65,000 +30.00%
South West +20 7 £50,000 - 3
Yorkshire +21 6 £60,000 +9.09%
Bristol +7 6 £50,000 - 3
Sheffield +12 5 £60,000 +9.09%
South Yorkshire +6 5 £60,000 +9.09%
West Midlands - 5 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne +9 4 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Tyne and Wear +5 4 £45,000 +12.50% 2
North East +3 4 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Birmingham - 4 - -
Oxfordshire - 4 £50,000 -
Oxford - 4 £50,000 -
Surrey +40 3 £70,000 +27.27%
Epsom - 3 £70,000 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £72,500 -
East of England +23 2 £45,000 -
Croydon +9 2 £61,302 - 2
West Sussex - 2 £60,000 - 2
Berkshire +35 1 £50,000 -23.07%
West Yorkshire +17 1 £50,000 -11.11%
Leeds +9 1 £50,000 -11.11%

Scala Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 647 (98.48%) Scala
2 523 (79.60%) Java
3 403 (61.34%) Agile Software Development
4 267 (40.64%) TDD
5 165 (25.11%) Akka
6 160 (24.35%) JavaScript
7 155 (23.59%) Big Data
8 150 (22.83%) Microservices
9 144 (21.92%) MongoDB
10 136 (20.70%) Software Engineering
11 129 (19.63%) NoSQL
12 128 (19.48%) REST
12 128 (19.48%) Apache Spark
13 120 (18.26%) Finance
14 115 (17.50%) SQL
15 112 (17.05%) Scrum
16 111 (16.89%) Kafka
17 109 (16.59%) Continuous Integration
18 104 (15.83%) Spring
19 101 (15.37%) BDD
19 101 (15.37%) Functional Programming
20 96 (14.61%) Python
21 92 (14.00%) Play Framework
22 87 (13.24%) Linux
23 83 (12.63%) HTML
23 83 (12.63%) Hadoop
24 81 (12.33%) Analytics
25 79 (12.02%) Git (software)
26 78 (11.87%) MySQL
27 76 (11.57%) JSON

Scala Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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
1 128 (19.48%) Apache Spark
2 56 (8.52%) Elasticsearch
3 52 (7.91%) Apache
4 27 (4.11%) Apache Solr
5 7 (1.07%) OpenStack
6 6 (0.91%) Confluence
7 5 (0.76%) JBoss
7 5 (0.76%) Jetty
7 5 (0.76%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.61%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.61%) Mule
9 3 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.30%) CMS
11 1 (0.15%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (2.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (1.22%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 75 (11.42%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (3.81%) GitHub
3 11 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.22%) SaaS
5 7 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (0.91%) Amazon EMR
7 4 (0.61%) Google App Engine
7 4 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.61%) PaaS
8 3 (0.46%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.30%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.15%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 56 (8.52%) HTTP
2 5 (0.76%) DSL
3 4 (0.61%) Internet
4 3 (0.46%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.46%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (23.59%) Big Data
2 144 (21.92%) MongoDB
3 129 (19.63%) NoSQL
4 83 (12.63%) Hadoop
5 78 (11.87%) MySQL
6 69 (10.50%) Apache Cassandra
7 48 (7.31%) PostgreSQL
8 32 (4.87%) Apache Hive
8 32 (4.87%) Relational Database
9 31 (4.72%) SQL Server
10 28 (4.26%) Redis
11 24 (3.65%) HBase
11 24 (3.65%) RDBMS
12 20 (3.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 18 (2.74%) Couchbase
14 15 (2.28%) Impala
15 14 (2.13%) Blockchain
16 11 (1.67%) Neo4j
17 8 (1.22%) Data Mining
18 6 (0.91%) GIS
Development Applications
1 79 (12.02%) Git (software)
2 64 (9.74%) Jenkins
3 45 (6.85%) Maven
4 40 (6.09%) JUnit
5 27 (4.11%) Subversion
6 19 (2.89%) Vagrant
7 18 (2.74%) Cucumber
8 14 (2.13%) JIRA
9 11 (1.67%) Babel
9 11 (1.67%) webpack
10 10 (1.52%) Gradle
10 10 (1.52%) Mockito
11 9 (1.37%) Jasmine
11 9 (1.37%) Selenium
12 7 (1.07%) JMeter
13 5 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
13 5 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
14 3 (0.46%) Apache Continuum
14 3 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (0.46%) TestNG
General
1 120 (18.26%) Finance
2 68 (10.35%) Banking
3 35 (5.33%) Games
4 33 (5.02%) Retail
5 30 (4.57%) Investment Banking
6 22 (3.35%) Front Office
7 18 (2.74%) Marketing
8 14 (2.13%) Advertising
9 12 (1.83%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.52%) Publishing
10 10 (1.52%) Telecoms
11 7 (1.07%) Law
12 5 (0.76%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.46%) Back Office
13 3 (0.46%) Online Betting
13 3 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.30%) Automotive
14 2 (0.30%) Electronics
14 2 (0.30%) Music Industry
15 1 (0.15%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (25.11%) Akka
2 128 (19.48%) REST
3 111 (16.89%) Kafka
4 104 (15.83%) Spring
5 92 (14.00%) Play Framework
6 83 (12.63%) HTML
7 76 (11.57%) JSON
8 70 (10.65%) Node.js
9 62 (9.44%) ActiveMQ
10 61 (9.28%) JMS
11 60 (9.13%) CSS
12 58 (8.83%) React
13 55 (8.37%) Web Services
14 50 (7.61%) AngularJS
15 45 (6.85%) HTML5
15 45 (6.85%) RESTful
16 43 (6.54%) spray
17 36 (5.48%) RabbitMQ
18 32 (4.87%) Ajax
19 29 (4.41%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 72 (10.96%) Computer Science
2 55 (8.37%) Data Structures
2 55 (8.37%) Fintech
3 33 (5.02%) Algorithms
4 24 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (3.50%) Derivative
6 21 (3.20%) Fixed Income
7 20 (3.04%) Mobile App
8 19 (2.89%) Equities
8 19 (2.89%) User Experience
9 14 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 13 (1.98%) Reference Data
11 11 (1.67%) Hedge funds
12 9 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (1.37%) Replication
13 8 (1.22%) Life Science
14 7 (1.07%) Grid Computing
14 7 (1.07%) NHS
15 6 (0.91%) Client/Server
15 6 (0.91%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 87 (13.24%) Linux
2 24 (3.65%) Unix
3 4 (0.61%) Windows
4 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (61.34%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (40.64%) TDD
3 150 (22.83%) Microservices
4 136 (20.70%) Software Engineering
5 112 (17.05%) Scrum
6 109 (16.59%) Continuous Integration
7 101 (15.37%) BDD
7 101 (15.37%) Functional Programming
8 81 (12.33%) Analytics
9 70 (10.65%) Continuous Delivery
9 70 (10.65%) Kanban
10 69 (10.50%) Multithreading
11 59 (8.98%) DevOps
12 47 (7.15%) Pair Programming
13 45 (6.85%) MVC
14 44 (6.70%) Open Source
15 40 (6.09%) OOP
16 39 (5.94%) OO
17 38 (5.78%) Data Analytics
18 37 (5.63%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 647 (98.48%) Scala
2 523 (79.60%) Java
3 160 (24.35%) JavaScript
4 115 (17.50%) SQL
5 96 (14.61%) Python
6 57 (8.68%) Clojure
7 40 (6.09%) Groovy
8 33 (5.02%) Ruby
9 29 (4.41%) C#
10 19 (2.89%) Go
11 18 (2.74%) Haskell
12 16 (2.44%) C++
13 14 (2.13%) ES6
13 14 (2.13%) F#
14 12 (1.83%) PHP
15 8 (1.22%) Lua
15 8 (1.22%) R
16 7 (1.07%) OCaml
16 7 (1.07%) Perl
17 5 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 75 (11.42%) Degree
2 7 (1.07%) DV Cleared
2 7 (1.07%) SC Cleared
2 7 (1.07%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.76%) PhD
4 2 (0.30%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.33%) QA
2 3 (0.46%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.15%) Basel III
4 1 (0.15%) MiFID
System Software
1 61 (9.28%) Docker
2 19 (2.89%) HDFS
3 6 (0.91%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.15%) LXC
4 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 34 (5.18%) Kubernetes
2 16 (2.44%) Puppet
3 10 (1.52%) Oozie
4 9 (1.37%) Mesos
5 8 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (1.07%) Ansible
7 4 (0.61%) yum
8 3 (0.46%) Ambari
9 2 (0.30%) Kibana
9 2 (0.30%) logstash
9 2 (0.30%) WebSphere Cast Iron
10 1 (0.15%) Graphite
Vendors
1 35 (5.33%) Oracle
2 9 (1.37%) Google
3 7 (1.07%) Microsoft
3 7 (1.07%) MuleSoft
4 4 (0.61%) IBM
5 3 (0.46%) Cloudera
5 3 (0.46%) GoldenSource
5 3 (0.46%) Hortonworks
5 3 (0.46%) Platfora
5 3 (0.46%) Sun
5 3 (0.46%) Tableau
6 2 (0.30%) hybris
6 2 (0.30%) SAP
7 1 (0.15%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.15%) Actian
7 1 (0.15%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.15%) Twitter
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The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits pension, holiday
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000 - £120000.00 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 8% Pension and wider benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stott & May
Salary: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £76000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £32,168 - £37,797 (+ market supplement of up to £5,000)
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum base.
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Exc Bonus Scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £675 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
ColinDale, North West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £60,000 - £100,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Martin & Conley
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 9 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £52,969 - £62,239 (+ market supplement of up to £11,300)
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £90000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago