Period
to 19 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Scala Developer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 764 679 703
Rank change year-on-year -85 +24 +164
Permanent jobs requiring a Scala Developer 460 579 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.33% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.34% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 374 493 597
UK median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £106,750 £95,000 £91,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +10.00%

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 167,485 170,923 196,281
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.20% 96.20% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 135,503 139,507 164,804
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 19 July 2018.

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 19 July 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 -71 453 £70,000 +3.70% 49
London -53 325 £73,500 +5.00% 35
UK excluding London +21 132 £55,000 +10.00% 14
East of England +46 39 £47,500 +5.56%
South East -17 37 £60,000 +4.35% 10
North of England -10 33 £53,750 +7.50% 3
Yorkshire +20 12 £55,000 -8.33% 3
North West +8 12 £50,000 +73.91%
South West -6 10 £54,000 -1.82% 1
Midlands +13 9 £75,000 +114.29%
North East -10 9 £47,500 +5.56%
West Midlands +18 7 £75,000 +25.00%
Northern Ireland - 4 £56,250 -
East Midlands +3 2 £63,750 +82.14%

Scala Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, Scala Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Scala Developer in the job title.

1 444 (96.52%) Scala
2 349 (75.87%) Java
3 283 (61.52%) Agile Software Development
4 184 (40.00%) TDD
5 154 (33.48%) Akka
6 148 (32.17%) Amazon AWS
7 134 (29.13%) Finance
8 128 (27.83%) Docker
9 127 (27.61%) Microservices
10 126 (27.39%) Apache Spark
11 120 (26.09%) JavaScript
12 119 (25.87%) SQL
13 114 (24.78%) Kafka
14 113 (24.57%) Analytics
15 109 (23.70%) Big Data
16 107 (23.26%) Software Engineering
16 107 (23.26%) DevOps
17 102 (22.17%) Spring
18 99 (21.52%) Continuous Integration
19 85 (18.48%) Hadoop
20 84 (18.26%) Java 8
21 82 (17.83%) Python
22 78 (16.96%) NoSQL
22 78 (16.96%) Jenkins
22 78 (16.96%) Continuous Delivery
23 76 (16.52%) Apache Cassandra
24 75 (16.30%) BDD
25 72 (15.65%) Fintech
25 72 (15.65%) Play Framework
26 69 (15.00%) AngularJS

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
1 126 (27.39%) Apache Spark
2 29 (6.30%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (3.48%) Confluence
4 12 (2.61%) Apache
5 3 (0.65%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.43%) CMS
7 1 (0.22%) Ethereum
7 1 (0.22%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 30 (6.52%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.22%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 148 (32.17%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (7.83%) OpenShift
3 32 (6.96%) GitHub
4 20 (4.35%) SaaS
5 18 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (3.26%) PaaS
7 7 (1.52%) npm
8 6 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.87%) Slack
10 2 (0.43%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.35%) HTTP
2 13 (2.83%) DSL
3 4 (0.87%) Internet
4 3 (0.65%) IPv4
4 3 (0.65%) IPv6
4 3 (0.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (23.70%) Big Data
2 85 (18.48%) Hadoop
3 78 (16.96%) NoSQL
4 76 (16.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 44 (9.57%) MySQL
6 33 (7.17%) MongoDB
7 17 (3.70%) Data Lake
7 17 (3.70%) HBase
8 13 (2.83%) Riak
9 8 (1.74%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (1.30%) SQL Server
11 5 (1.09%) Blockchain
12 4 (0.87%) Apache Hive
12 4 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (0.65%) InfluxDB
13 3 (0.65%) Neo4j
13 3 (0.65%) Redis
13 3 (0.65%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.43%) DB2
14 2 (0.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 78 (16.96%) Jenkins
2 39 (8.48%) Git (software)
3 30 (6.52%) Cucumber
4 28 (6.09%) Sonatype Nexus
5 19 (4.13%) Gradle
6 17 (3.70%) JIRA
7 16 (3.48%) Maven
8 10 (2.17%) Phabricator
9 7 (1.52%) Subversion
10 4 (0.87%) JUnit
11 3 (0.65%) CA Release Automation
11 3 (0.65%) gulp
11 3 (0.65%) SonarQube
11 3 (0.65%) Spock
11 3 (0.65%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.43%) Ant
12 2 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
13 1 (0.22%) Apache Ivy
13 1 (0.22%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.22%) Travis CI
General
1 134 (29.13%) Finance
2 67 (14.57%) Front Office
3 56 (12.17%) Banking
4 44 (9.57%) Investment Banking
5 33 (7.17%) Games
6 14 (3.04%) Publishing
7 12 (2.61%) Back Office
8 5 (1.09%) Advertising
8 5 (1.09%) Marketing
8 5 (1.09%) Retail
9 4 (0.87%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.65%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.65%) Law
11 2 (0.43%) Electronics
11 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.43%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (33.48%) Akka
2 114 (24.78%) Kafka
3 102 (22.17%) Spring
4 72 (15.65%) Play Framework
5 69 (15.00%) AngularJS
6 66 (14.35%) Web Services
7 60 (13.04%) RESTful
8 58 (12.61%) React
9 56 (12.17%) .NET
10 52 (11.30%) HTML
11 51 (11.09%) CSS
12 48 (10.43%) Spring Boot
13 37 (8.04%) REST
14 33 (7.17%) .NET Framework
15 29 (6.30%) Redux
16 27 (5.87%) J2EE
17 26 (5.65%) HTML5
18 19 (4.13%) J2SE
18 19 (4.13%) Node.js
18 19 (4.13%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 72 (15.65%) Fintech
2 64 (13.91%) Greenfield Project
3 32 (6.96%) Public Cloud
4 30 (6.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 30 (6.52%) Online Games
5 28 (6.09%) Private Cloud
6 27 (5.87%) Computer Science
7 21 (4.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 20 (4.35%) Derivative
8 20 (4.35%) Fixed Income
8 20 (4.35%) Hedge funds
9 16 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (3.48%) Self-Motivation
10 14 (3.04%) Equities
11 13 (2.83%) Market Risk
12 12 (2.61%) Algorithms
13 11 (2.39%) Linux Command Line
14 8 (1.74%) Hybrid Cloud
15 7 (1.52%) Mobile App
16 6 (1.30%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 30 (6.52%) Android
1 30 (6.52%) Apple iOS
2 23 (5.00%) Linux
2 23 (5.00%) Unix
3 3 (0.65%) FreeBSD
3 3 (0.65%) Mac OS
3 3 (0.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (61.52%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (40.00%) TDD
3 127 (27.61%) Microservices
4 113 (24.57%) Analytics
5 107 (23.26%) DevOps
5 107 (23.26%) Software Engineering
6 99 (21.52%) Continuous Integration
7 78 (16.96%) Continuous Delivery
8 75 (16.30%) BDD
9 67 (14.57%) Multithreading
10 62 (13.48%) Scrum
11 56 (12.17%) Functional Programming
12 47 (10.22%) Problem-Solving
13 45 (9.78%) E-Commerce
14 40 (8.70%) Software Architecture
15 38 (8.26%) Integration Testing
16 35 (7.61%) Mentoring
17 31 (6.74%) Machine Learning
18 30 (6.52%) DDoS Mitigation
18 30 (6.52%) ERD
Programming Languages
1 444 (96.52%) Scala
2 349 (75.87%) Java
3 120 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 119 (25.87%) SQL
5 84 (18.26%) Java 8
6 82 (17.83%) Python
7 46 (10.00%) C#
8 44 (9.57%) Ruby
9 37 (8.04%) Kotlin
10 32 (6.96%) Clojure
11 25 (5.43%) Haskell
12 21 (4.57%) PHP
13 19 (4.13%) F#
14 17 (3.70%) Groovy
15 14 (3.04%) C++
16 13 (2.83%) OCaml
17 9 (1.96%) Java 9
18 8 (1.74%) Go
19 5 (1.09%) TypeScript
20 3 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (9.57%) Degree
2 11 (2.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.30%) PhD
4 4 (0.87%) Master's Degree
5 3 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.52%) PCI DSS
2 12 (2.61%) QA
3 11 (2.39%) MiFID
4 3 (0.65%) GCP
System Software
1 128 (27.83%) Docker
2 2 (0.43%) HDFS
3 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 30 (6.52%) Kubernetes
2 25 (5.43%) Ansible
3 21 (4.57%) Prometheus
4 16 (3.48%) Terraform
5 14 (3.04%) Mesos
6 12 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (1.96%) Puppet
8 3 (0.65%) Icinga
9 1 (0.22%) Graphite
9 1 (0.22%) Kibana
9 1 (0.22%) logstash
Vendors
1 38 (8.26%) WorldPay
2 14 (3.04%) Hortonworks
3 7 (1.52%) Capita
4 6 (1.30%) Cloudera
5 5 (1.09%) Google
6 3 (0.65%) SAP
7 2 (0.43%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.43%) Oracle
7 2 (0.43%) Sybase
7 2 (0.43%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.22%) Apple