Period
to 22 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Scala Developer was £68,750 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 October 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 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 730 632 723
Rank change year-on-year -98 +91 +301
Permanent jobs requiring a Scala Developer 489 759 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.40% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.41% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 418 671 610
UK median annual salary £68,750 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.77% - +13.04%
10th Percentile £43,750 £47,000 £43,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £105,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +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 166897 182928 210949
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.76% 96.45% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 133624 153285 174869
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 £40,000
% 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 October 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 22 October 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 -112 477 £70,000 +7.69% 42
London -126 377 £70,000 +3.70% 33
UK excluding London +30 108 £55,000 -4.35% 9
South East +65 54 £57,500 -17.86% 4
North of England +16 32 £47,500 -9.52% 4
North West +3 22 £28,750 -50.00%
South West +1 11 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Yorkshire +15 8 £60,000 +14.29% 1
Wales +15 5 - -
Scotland -21 3 - -
Midlands +36 2 £57,000 -6.94%
North East +11 2 £35,000 -24.32% 3
West Midlands +12 1 £62,500 +2.04%
East of England 0 1 £42,500 -22.73%
East Midlands - 1 £51,500 -

Scala Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 461 (94.27%) Scala
2 357 (73.01%) Java
3 287 (58.69%) Agile Software Development
4 152 (31.08%) Akka
5 150 (30.67%) Apache Spark
6 149 (30.47%) Big Data
7 142 (29.04%) TDD
8 115 (23.52%) Finance
9 98 (20.04%) Microservices
10 96 (19.63%) Python
11 90 (18.40%) Hadoop
12 89 (18.20%) JavaScript
12 89 (18.20%) Scrum
13 84 (17.18%) Functional Programming
13 84 (17.18%) Amazon AWS
14 80 (16.36%) REST
15 79 (16.16%) SQL
15 79 (16.16%) Continuous Integration
16 78 (15.95%) Software Engineering
17 77 (15.75%) MongoDB
18 76 (15.54%) Play Framework
19 75 (15.34%) BDD
20 73 (14.93%) Open Source
21 71 (14.52%) HTML
22 70 (14.31%) NoSQL
23 67 (13.70%) Docker
24 63 (12.88%) Analytics
24 63 (12.88%) Linux
24 63 (12.88%) Spring
25 60 (12.27%) Degree

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
1 150 (30.67%) Apache Spark
2 54 (11.04%) Apache
3 37 (7.57%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (2.86%) Tomcat
5 8 (1.64%) Confluence
6 7 (1.43%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (1.02%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.41%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.41%) CMS
9 2 (0.41%) Jetty
9 2 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.20%) GemFire
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 84 (17.18%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (4.29%) GitHub
2 21 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (3.68%) Google Cloud Platform
4 16 (3.27%) Amazon S3
5 13 (2.66%) Amazon EMR
6 8 (1.64%) SaaS
7 7 (1.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 4 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.61%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.41%) IaaS
10 2 (0.41%) Loggly
10 2 (0.41%) Sumo Logic
11 1 (0.20%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.13%) HTTP
2 7 (1.43%) DSL
3 4 (0.82%) Internet
3 4 (0.82%) Skype
4 2 (0.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (30.47%) Big Data
2 90 (18.40%) Hadoop
3 77 (15.75%) MongoDB
4 70 (14.31%) NoSQL
5 44 (9.00%) PostgreSQL
5 44 (9.00%) Relational Database
6 34 (6.95%) Apache Cassandra
7 20 (4.09%) MySQL
8 19 (3.89%) Amazon Redshift
9 16 (3.27%) Apache Hive
10 15 (3.07%) Redis
11 14 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 14 (2.86%) Neo4j
12 13 (2.66%) HBase
13 11 (2.25%) RDBMS
14 10 (2.04%) SQL Server
15 6 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
15 6 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
16 5 (1.02%) Blockchain
16 5 (1.02%) Impala
Development Applications
1 53 (10.84%) Git (software)
1 53 (10.84%) Jenkins
2 32 (6.54%) JIRA
3 28 (5.73%) JUnit
4 17 (3.48%) Maven
5 13 (2.66%) TeamCity
6 11 (2.25%) Vagrant
7 9 (1.84%) Jasmine
8 8 (1.64%) Cucumber
8 8 (1.64%) Subversion
9 7 (1.43%) Bitbucket
10 6 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.82%) Gradle
11 4 (0.82%) JIRA Agile
12 3 (0.61%) Ant
12 3 (0.61%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.41%) Grunt
13 2 (0.41%) Mockito
13 2 (0.41%) NUnit
14 1 (0.20%) Appium
General
1 115 (23.52%) Finance
2 36 (7.36%) Banking
3 28 (5.73%) Marketing
4 19 (3.89%) Telecoms
5 18 (3.68%) Investment Banking
6 17 (3.48%) Electronics
6 17 (3.48%) Front Office
6 17 (3.48%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.84%) Retail
8 7 (1.43%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.02%) Games
9 5 (1.02%) Law
9 5 (1.02%) Publishing
10 2 (0.41%) French Language
11 1 (0.20%) Advertising
11 1 (0.20%) Back Office
11 1 (0.20%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (31.08%) Akka
2 80 (16.36%) REST
3 76 (15.54%) Play Framework
4 71 (14.52%) HTML
5 63 (12.88%) Spring
6 59 (12.07%) RESTful
7 53 (10.84%) Web Services
8 52 (10.63%) CSS
9 50 (10.22%) AngularJS
10 46 (9.41%) HTML5
10 46 (9.41%) JSON
11 39 (7.98%) Node.js
12 38 (7.77%) Ajax
12 38 (7.77%) Kafka
13 33 (6.75%) CSS3
14 30 (6.13%) React
15 28 (5.73%) RabbitMQ
16 27 (5.52%) .NET
17 25 (5.11%) spray
18 20 (4.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 60 (12.27%) Fintech
1 60 (12.27%) Greenfield Project
2 38 (7.77%) Computer Science
3 22 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (3.68%) Data Structures
6 14 (2.86%) Algorithms
7 13 (2.66%) Derivative
8 10 (2.04%) Fixed Income
8 10 (2.04%) Market Risk
9 5 (1.02%) Credit Risk
9 5 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.02%) Life Science
10 4 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (0.61%) Blog
11 3 (0.61%) Equities
11 3 (0.61%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.41%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.41%) Equity Derivative
12 2 (0.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 63 (12.88%) Linux
2 26 (5.32%) Unix
3 7 (1.43%) Windows
4 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (58.69%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (29.04%) TDD
3 98 (20.04%) Microservices
4 89 (18.20%) Scrum
5 84 (17.18%) Functional Programming
6 79 (16.16%) Continuous Integration
7 78 (15.95%) Software Engineering
8 75 (15.34%) BDD
9 73 (14.93%) Open Source
10 63 (12.88%) Analytics
11 58 (11.86%) Test Automation
12 47 (9.61%) Continuous Delivery
13 37 (7.57%) DevOps
13 37 (7.57%) OO
14 34 (6.95%) E-Commerce
15 28 (5.73%) Data Analytics
16 27 (5.52%) Kanban
17 26 (5.32%) Machine Learning
17 26 (5.32%) Mentoring
18 25 (5.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 461 (94.27%) Scala
2 357 (73.01%) Java
3 96 (19.63%) Python
4 89 (18.20%) JavaScript
5 79 (16.16%) SQL
6 57 (11.66%) C#
7 29 (5.93%) Haskell
8 26 (5.32%) C++
8 26 (5.32%) Clojure
9 21 (4.29%) Ruby
10 19 (3.89%) F#
10 19 (3.89%) Go
11 17 (3.48%) PL/SQL
12 16 (3.27%) PHP
13 14 (2.86%) Shell Script
14 13 (2.66%) Kotlin
15 11 (2.25%) R
16 10 (2.04%) C
17 8 (1.64%) Groovy
17 8 (1.64%) ML
Qualifications
1 60 (12.27%) Degree
2 16 (3.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.23%) PhD
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.84%) QA
2 2 (0.41%) MiFID
System Software
1 67 (13.70%) Docker
2 15 (3.07%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (2.45%) Puppet
2 11 (2.25%) Ansible
3 9 (1.84%) Kubernetes
4 4 (0.82%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.61%) Graphite
6 2 (0.41%) Marathon
6 2 (0.41%) Mesos
6 2 (0.41%) Nagios
6 2 (0.41%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.41%) Salt
6 2 (0.41%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.20%) Consul
7 1 (0.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (5.32%) Oracle
2 25 (5.11%) Google
3 17 (3.48%) SAP
4 10 (2.04%) Mercator
5 8 (1.64%) IBM
6 6 (1.23%) IBM Sterling
7 4 (0.82%) MuleSoft
8 3 (0.61%) DevExpress
9 2 (0.41%) Adthena
9 2 (0.41%) New Relic
9 2 (0.41%) Perforce
9 2 (0.41%) Rackspace
9 2 (0.41%) SaltStack
9 2 (0.41%) Splunk
9 2 (0.41%) Sybase
9 2 (0.41%) Tableau
10 1 (0.20%) Apple
10 1 (0.20%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.20%) Progress
10 1 (0.20%) Sun