Period
to 23 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Scala Software Engineer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1124 1102 1208
Rank change year-on-year -22 +106 +65
Permanent jobs requiring a Scala Software Engineer 59 64 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.038% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.039% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 62 53 42
UK median annual salary £65,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.34% +3.57% +9.80%
10th Percentile £42,500 £48,750 £53,875
90th Percentile £85,000 £100,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,750 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -17.31% -7.14% +3.70%

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 165,679 163,174 193,910
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.40% 96.46% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 134,885 135,060 162,836
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 £26,525
90th Percentile £80,000 £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 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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -6 59 £65,000 -10.34% 17
London -12 48 £65,000 -13.33% 10
UK excluding London -32 11 £53,750 -17.31% 10
South East -8 9 £47,500 -36.67% 3
North West +3 1 £55,000 +37.50%
North of England -2 1 £55,000 +37.50%
South West -21 1 £52,500 -19.23%

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

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, Scala Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 59 (100.00%) Scala
2 58 (98.31%) Software Engineering
3 30 (50.85%) Java
4 28 (47.46%) Functional Programming
5 23 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (37.29%) Erlang
6 22 (37.29%) Clojure
7 20 (33.90%) TDD
8 14 (23.73%) Haskell
8 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
8 14 (23.73%) HTML
8 14 (23.73%) CSS
9 12 (20.34%) Akka
10 11 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (18.64%) REST
10 11 (18.64%) C++
11 10 (16.95%) Apache Spark
11 10 (16.95%) Greenfield Project
12 9 (15.25%) Java 8
12 9 (15.25%) DevOps
12 9 (15.25%) AngularJS
12 9 (15.25%) JSON
13 8 (13.56%) Web Services
13 8 (13.56%) Kafka
13 8 (13.56%) Docker
13 8 (13.56%) Amazon AWS
13 8 (13.56%) React
13 8 (13.56%) PlayStation
14 7 (11.86%) Degree
14 7 (11.86%) MySQL

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 10 (16.95%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.78%) Apache
2 4 (6.78%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.69%) GitHub
3 1 (1.69%) PaaS
3 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) HTTP
1 3 (5.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) MySQL
2 6 (10.17%) Big Data
3 3 (5.08%) Blockchain
3 3 (5.08%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.39%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.39%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.69%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.69%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.69%) JIRA
General
1 4 (6.78%) Games
2 3 (5.08%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Advertising
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.73%) CSS
1 14 (23.73%) HTML
2 12 (20.34%) Akka
3 11 (18.64%) REST
4 9 (15.25%) AngularJS
4 9 (15.25%) JSON
5 8 (13.56%) Kafka
5 8 (13.56%) React
5 8 (13.56%) Web Services
6 6 (10.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (8.47%) Play Framework
7 5 (8.47%) RESTful
8 4 (6.78%) LAMP
8 4 (6.78%) Redux
9 3 (5.08%) Vue (Vue.js)
10 1 (1.69%) .NET
10 1 (1.69%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.69%) JMS
10 1 (1.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (13.56%) PlayStation
3 6 (10.17%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.08%) User Experience
5 2 (3.39%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.69%) Clustering
6 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.69%) Fintech
6 1 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.86%) Linux
2 5 (8.47%) Unix
3 1 (1.69%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (98.31%) Software Engineering
2 28 (47.46%) Functional Programming
3 23 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (33.90%) TDD
5 11 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (15.25%) DevOps
7 7 (11.86%) OO
8 6 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (8.47%) High Availability
9 5 (8.47%) Pair Programming
9 5 (8.47%) Scrum
10 4 (6.78%) Analytics
10 4 (6.78%) BDD
10 4 (6.78%) Microservices
10 4 (6.78%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (6.78%) Web Design
11 3 (5.08%) Collaborative Working
11 3 (5.08%) Continuous Deployment
11 3 (5.08%) Data Science
11 3 (5.08%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) Scala
2 30 (50.85%) Java
3 22 (37.29%) Clojure
3 22 (37.29%) Erlang
4 14 (23.73%) Haskell
4 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
5 11 (18.64%) C++
6 9 (15.25%) Java 8
7 7 (11.86%) Python
7 7 (11.86%) SQL
8 6 (10.17%) PHP
9 5 (8.47%) Perl
10 3 (5.08%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.69%) C#
11 1 (1.69%) ClojureScript
11 1 (1.69%) Elixir
11 1 (1.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Degree
2 5 (8.47%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.08%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (3.39%) Cloudera