Period
to 24 September 2017

The median annual salary for a Scala Software Engineer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1106 1163 1280
Rank change year-on-year +57 +117 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Scala Software Engineer 58 72 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.037% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.039% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 51 60 30
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.70% +17.39%
10th Percentile £37,500 £53,375 £44,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £57,500 £68,750
% change year-on-year -30.43% -16.36% +103.70%

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 167021 185908 212504
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.46% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 133911 156207 176083
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £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 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 24 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Scala Software Engineer in the UK

Scala Software Engineer
Top 6 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 24 September 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 +31 58 £70,000 - 6
London -1 47 £73,750 +5.36% 4
UK excluding London +69 11 £40,000 -30.43% 2
North of England +14 9 £40,000 -15.79% 1
North West - 9 £40,000 - 1
South West - 2 £65,000 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 58 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 53 (91.38%) Scala
3 45 (77.59%) Java
4 21 (36.21%) Degree
5 19 (32.76%) Computer Science
5 19 (32.76%) Finance
5 19 (32.76%) Big Data
5 19 (32.76%) Analytics
5 19 (32.76%) Akka
5 19 (32.76%) Functional Programming
6 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (29.31%) C#
7 17 (29.31%) Open Source
8 15 (25.86%) Haskell
9 14 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
9 14 (24.14%) Apache Spark
9 14 (24.14%) OO
10 13 (22.41%) Banking
10 13 (22.41%) Fintech
11 12 (20.69%) Docker
11 12 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (18.97%) Web Services
13 9 (15.52%) Python
13 9 (15.52%) Mathematics
13 9 (15.52%) Hadoop
13 9 (15.52%) Microservices
13 9 (15.52%) Computer Science Degree
14 8 (13.79%) Data Structures
14 8 (13.79%) Clojure
15 7 (12.07%) High Availability

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 14 (24.14%) Apache Spark
2 7 (12.07%) Apache
3 4 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (12.07%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (6.90%) Amazon S3
3 4 (6.90%) Route 53
4 3 (5.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.76%) Big Data
2 9 (15.52%) Hadoop
3 7 (12.07%) Amazon Redshift
4 6 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (10.34%) Blockchain
5 3 (5.17%) MongoDB
5 3 (5.17%) Neo4j
5 3 (5.17%) NoSQL
5 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (3.45%) MySQL
6 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.45%) Redis
7 1 (1.72%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.72%) Gradle
2 1 (1.72%) gulp
General
1 19 (32.76%) Finance
2 13 (22.41%) Banking
3 6 (10.34%) Financial Institution
3 6 (10.34%) Investment Banking
4 5 (8.62%) Electronics
4 5 (8.62%) Manufacturing
4 5 (8.62%) Marketing
4 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.17%) Games
6 2 (3.45%) Music Industry
7 1 (1.72%) Retail
7 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.76%) Akka
2 11 (18.97%) Web Services
3 7 (12.07%) .NET
4 6 (10.34%) Middleware
4 6 (10.34%) Play Framework
4 6 (10.34%) RESTful
5 5 (8.62%) JSON
5 5 (8.62%) Spring
6 4 (6.90%) Natural Language Processing
7 3 (5.17%) Kafka
7 3 (5.17%) REST
7 3 (5.17%) TensorFlow
8 2 (3.45%) CSS
8 2 (3.45%) Django
8 2 (3.45%) Ember.js
8 2 (3.45%) HTML
8 2 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.72%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.76%) Computer Science
2 13 (22.41%) Fintech
3 8 (13.79%) Data Structures
4 6 (10.34%) Bitcoin
5 5 (8.62%) Algorithms
6 3 (5.17%) Credit Risk
7 2 (3.45%) User Experience
8 1 (1.72%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.72%) Linked Data
8 1 (1.72%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Android
1 1 (1.72%) Linux
1 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (32.76%) Analytics
2 19 (32.76%) Functional Programming
3 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (29.31%) Open Source
5 14 (24.14%) OO
6 12 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (15.52%) Mathematics
7 9 (15.52%) Microservices
8 7 (12.07%) Change Management
8 7 (12.07%) Data Acquisition
8 7 (12.07%) High Availability
8 7 (12.07%) MapReduce
8 7 (12.07%) Market Research
8 7 (12.07%) OOP
8 7 (12.07%) Test Automation
9 6 (10.34%) Machine Learning
9 6 (10.34%) Prototyping
9 6 (10.34%) Software Architecture
9 6 (10.34%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 53 (91.38%) Scala
2 45 (77.59%) Java
3 17 (29.31%) C#
4 15 (25.86%) Haskell
5 9 (15.52%) Python
6 8 (13.79%) Clojure
7 7 (12.07%) C++
7 7 (12.07%) Erlang
7 7 (12.07%) JavaScript
7 7 (12.07%) SQL
8 6 (10.34%) Kotlin
9 2 (3.45%) Elixir
9 2 (3.45%) Go
9 2 (3.45%) Ruby
10 1 (1.72%) F#
10 1 (1.72%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 21 (36.21%) Degree
2 9 (15.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.72%) PhD
System Software
1 12 (20.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) SAP
2 3 (5.17%) DevExpress
2 3 (5.17%) Google
3 1 (1.72%) Facebook
3 1 (1.72%) Twitter
3 1 (1.72%) Yahoo!