Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Scala Software Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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

Scala Software Engineer
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1084 1099 1264
Rank change year-on-year +15 +165 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Scala Software Engineer 79 81 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.046% 0.046% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.047% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 77 70 26
UK median annual salary £57,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.86% - +21.74%
10th Percentile £42,500 £48,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £100,000 £86,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £58,750 £40,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +46.88% -42.86% +115.38%

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 166,327 170,795 201,526
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.08% 96.47% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 135,125 142,189 168,498
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,325
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Scala Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Scala Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Scala Software Engineer in the UK

Scala Software Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scala Software Engineer.

Salary trend for Scala Software Engineer in the UK

Scala Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scala Software Engineer over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Scala Software Engineer in the UK

Scala Software Engineer
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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 +15 79 £57,500 -17.86% 8
London -1 72 £57,500 -17.86% 4
UK excluding London +17 7 £58,750 +46.88% 4
South West +12 4 £65,000 +8.33% 2
North of England +1 2 £30,000 -22.58% 1
North West -13 2 £30,000 -22.58%
East of England - 1 - -

Scala Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, Scala Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 79 (100.00%) Scala
2 78 (98.73%) Software Engineering
3 46 (58.23%) Java
4 37 (46.84%) Functional Programming
5 24 (30.38%) Python
6 22 (27.85%) Clojure
6 22 (27.85%) Apache Spark
7 20 (25.32%) Docker
8 18 (22.78%) Kafka
8 18 (22.78%) Erlang
9 17 (21.52%) Amazon AWS
9 17 (21.52%) Akka
10 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
10 16 (20.25%) TDD
11 15 (18.99%) MySQL
11 15 (18.99%) Linux
11 15 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (18.99%) PlayStation
11 15 (18.99%) Greenfield Project
12 14 (17.72%) Analytics
13 13 (16.46%) Degree
14 12 (15.19%) Unix
14 12 (15.19%) Big Data
15 11 (13.92%) Hadoop
15 11 (13.92%) C++
16 10 (12.66%) PHP
16 10 (12.66%) Web Services
16 10 (12.66%) Games
16 10 (12.66%) Machine Learning
16 10 (12.66%) MongoDB

Scala Software Engineer 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 22 (27.85%) Apache Spark
2 9 (11.39%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (8.86%) Apache
4 1 (1.27%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 17 (21.52%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.13%) Amazon S3
3 5 (6.33%) GitHub
4 4 (5.06%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (5.06%) Amazon Kinesis
4 4 (5.06%) Route 53
4 4 (5.06%) SaaS
5 1 (1.27%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.99%) MySQL
2 12 (15.19%) Big Data
3 11 (13.92%) Hadoop
4 10 (12.66%) MongoDB
5 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
6 8 (10.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (10.13%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (6.33%) Apache Hive
7 5 (6.33%) Data Lake
8 4 (5.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (5.06%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.27%) Electronic Patient Records
9 1 (1.27%) HBase
9 1 (1.27%) Impala
9 1 (1.27%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (5.06%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.27%) Gradle
2 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.27%) JIRA
2 1 (1.27%) Maven
2 1 (1.27%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (12.66%) Games
2 6 (7.59%) Advertising
3 4 (5.06%) Finance
4 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.27%) Local Government
4 1 (1.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.78%) Kafka
2 17 (21.52%) Akka
3 10 (12.66%) Play Framework
3 10 (12.66%) Web Services
4 9 (11.39%) CSS
4 9 (11.39%) HTML
5 8 (10.13%) REST
6 6 (7.59%) JSON
6 6 (7.59%) LAMP
6 6 (7.59%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (6.33%) Node.js
7 5 (6.33%) React
8 4 (5.06%) Django
8 4 (5.06%) Flask
8 4 (5.06%) TensorFlow
9 3 (3.80%) JMS
10 2 (2.53%) spray
10 2 (2.53%) Spring
11 1 (1.27%) Dropwizard
11 1 (1.27%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) Greenfield Project
1 15 (18.99%) PlayStation
2 8 (10.13%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.06%) Algorithms
3 4 (5.06%) Cloud Native
3 4 (5.06%) Social Media
4 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.27%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.27%) Fintech
4 1 (1.27%) Linked Data
4 1 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.27%) User Experience
4 1 (1.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.99%) Linux
2 12 (15.19%) Unix
3 1 (1.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (98.73%) Software Engineering
2 37 (46.84%) Functional Programming
3 16 (20.25%) TDD
4 15 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (17.72%) Analytics
6 10 (12.66%) Machine Learning
6 10 (12.66%) Microservices
7 8 (10.13%) Pair Programming
8 7 (8.86%) Mathematics
8 7 (8.86%) Scrum
9 6 (7.59%) BDD
9 6 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (7.59%) Web Design
10 5 (6.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (6.33%) OO
10 5 (6.33%) Open Source
11 4 (5.06%) Automated Trading
11 4 (5.06%) Front End Development
11 4 (5.06%) Statistical Modelling
11 4 (5.06%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) Scala
2 46 (58.23%) Java
3 24 (30.38%) Python
4 22 (27.85%) Clojure
5 18 (22.78%) Erlang
6 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
7 11 (13.92%) C++
8 10 (12.66%) PHP
9 9 (11.39%) C#
10 7 (8.86%) Perl
11 5 (6.33%) Groovy
11 5 (6.33%) Kotlin
12 4 (5.06%) ClojureScript
12 4 (5.06%) Jython
13 3 (3.80%) Haskell
14 2 (2.53%) R
15 1 (1.27%) F#
15 1 (1.27%) Go
15 1 (1.27%) Ruby
15 1 (1.27%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.46%) Degree
2 5 (6.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.06%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.27%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.27%) PhD
System Software
1 20 (25.32%) Docker
2 1 (1.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (8.86%) Kubernetes
2 4 (5.06%) Marathon
2 4 (5.06%) Mesos
3 1 (1.27%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (6.33%) Cloudera
2 4 (5.06%) Google
3 1 (1.27%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.27%) Facebook
3 1 (1.27%) Hortonworks
3 1 (1.27%) MapR
3 1 (1.27%) Twitter
3 1 (1.27%) Yahoo!