Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Scala Software Engineer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1122 1137 1255
Rank change year-on-year +15 +118 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Scala Software Engineer 81 87 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.046% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.047% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 75 76 32
UK median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - +21.74%
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £50,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,625 £87,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - -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 172542 183486 211561
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.49% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 138422 153547 175640
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 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 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 +55 81 £65,000 -7.14% 5
London +4 69 £65,000 -7.14% 4
UK excluding London +46 12 £40,000 - 1
North of England +4 7 £40,000 +3.23%
North West 0 7 £40,000 +3.23%
South West - 4 £65,000 - 1
East of England - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 81 (100.00%) Scala
2 80 (98.77%) Software Engineering
3 59 (72.84%) Java
4 27 (33.33%) Functional Programming
5 24 (29.63%) Apache Spark
5 24 (29.63%) Degree
5 24 (29.63%) Python
6 23 (28.40%) Amazon AWS
6 23 (28.40%) Docker
7 22 (27.16%) Akka
7 22 (27.16%) Analytics
7 22 (27.16%) C#
8 20 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (24.69%) Big Data
9 17 (20.99%) OO
10 16 (19.75%) JavaScript
10 16 (19.75%) Clojure
11 15 (18.52%) Hadoop
11 15 (18.52%) Web Services
12 14 (17.28%) C++
12 14 (17.28%) Finance
13 13 (16.05%) Open Source
13 13 (16.05%) Computer Science
13 13 (16.05%) Kafka
14 12 (14.81%) Mathematics
14 12 (14.81%) MySQL
15 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
15 11 (13.58%) OOP
15 11 (13.58%) TDD
15 11 (13.58%) Continuous Integration

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 24 (29.63%) Apache Spark
2 11 (13.58%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (9.88%) Apache
4 1 (1.23%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 23 (28.40%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (11.11%) Amazon S3
3 5 (6.17%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (6.17%) Amazon EMR
3 5 (6.17%) Route 53
4 4 (4.94%) Amazon Kinesis
4 4 (4.94%) GitHub
4 4 (4.94%) SaaS
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.69%) Big Data
2 15 (18.52%) Hadoop
3 12 (14.81%) MySQL
4 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
5 10 (12.35%) MongoDB
6 9 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (7.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (6.17%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (4.94%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (4.94%) Data Lake
10 3 (3.70%) Apache Hive
11 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
11 2 (2.47%) Redis
12 1 (1.23%) Data Mining
12 1 (1.23%) Electronic Patient Records
12 1 (1.23%) HBase
12 1 (1.23%) Impala
12 1 (1.23%) Neo4j
12 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Git (software)
1 4 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (4.94%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.47%) Gradle
3 1 (1.23%) gulp
3 1 (1.23%) JIRA
3 1 (1.23%) Maven
3 1 (1.23%) Mercurial
General
1 14 (17.28%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Banking
2 7 (8.64%) Games
3 4 (4.94%) Advertising
4 2 (2.47%) Music Industry
5 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.23%) Local Government
5 1 (1.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.23%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (27.16%) Akka
2 15 (18.52%) Web Services
3 13 (16.05%) Kafka
4 11 (13.58%) Play Framework
5 8 (9.88%) JSON
6 6 (7.41%) CSS
6 6 (7.41%) HTML
6 6 (7.41%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (7.41%) RESTful
7 5 (6.17%) .NET
7 5 (6.17%) Django
7 5 (6.17%) Node.js
7 5 (6.17%) REST
7 5 (6.17%) TensorFlow
8 4 (4.94%) Flask
8 4 (4.94%) React
9 3 (3.70%) Spring
10 2 (2.47%) JMS
10 2 (2.47%) LAMP
10 2 (2.47%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.05%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.64%) Data Structures
2 7 (8.64%) Fintech
3 6 (7.41%) Algorithms
3 6 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (7.41%) PlayStation
4 4 (4.94%) Cloud Native
4 4 (4.94%) Social Media
5 3 (3.70%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.23%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.23%) Linked Data
6 1 (1.23%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.23%) User Experience
6 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.11%) Linux
2 7 (8.64%) Unix
3 1 (1.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (98.77%) Software Engineering
2 27 (33.33%) Functional Programming
3 22 (27.16%) Analytics
4 20 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (20.99%) OO
6 13 (16.05%) Open Source
7 12 (14.81%) Mathematics
8 11 (13.58%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (13.58%) Microservices
8 11 (13.58%) OOP
8 11 (13.58%) TDD
9 9 (11.11%) Machine Learning
10 7 (8.64%) Change Management
11 6 (7.41%) MapReduce
11 6 (7.41%) Software Architecture
12 5 (6.17%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (6.17%) Data Acquisition
12 5 (6.17%) Front End Development
12 5 (6.17%) High Availability
12 5 (6.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 81 (100.00%) Scala
2 59 (72.84%) Java
3 24 (29.63%) Python
4 22 (27.16%) C#
5 16 (19.75%) Clojure
5 16 (19.75%) JavaScript
6 14 (17.28%) C++
7 7 (8.64%) Erlang
7 7 (8.64%) Haskell
8 6 (7.41%) PHP
8 6 (7.41%) SQL
9 5 (6.17%) Groovy
9 5 (6.17%) Kotlin
10 4 (4.94%) ClojureScript
10 4 (4.94%) Jython
11 3 (3.70%) Perl
12 2 (2.47%) Go
12 2 (2.47%) R
12 2 (2.47%) Ruby
13 1 (1.23%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 24 (29.63%) Degree
2 9 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.94%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.23%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.23%) PhD
System Software
1 23 (28.40%) Docker
2 1 (1.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (9.88%) Kubernetes
2 4 (4.94%) Marathon
2 4 (4.94%) Mesos
3 1 (1.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (6.17%) Google
2 3 (3.70%) Cloudera
2 3 (3.70%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.23%) Facebook
3 1 (1.23%) Hortonworks
3 1 (1.23%) MapR
3 1 (1.23%) Twitter
3 1 (1.23%) Yahoo!