The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Scala skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
UK
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 242 384
Rank change year-on-year +41 +142  
Permanent jobs citing Scala 1404 1481 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.63% 1.42% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.94% 2.75% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1173 1290 750
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76%  

Scala is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 47830 53907 57180
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 55.47% 51.81% 50.84%
Number of salaries quoted 40660 46598 48680
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% +2.50%  

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Scala as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Scala in the UK

Scala
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Scala in the UK

Scala
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scala over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Scala in the UK

Scala
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the UK over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +34 1349 £65,000 +4.00% 203
London +26 990 £70,000 +7.69% 150
City of London +17 122 £80,000 +23.07% 35
South East +77 85 £56,250 +18.42% 11
Yorkshire +33 69 £60,000 +20.00% 7
South West +20 57 £55,000 +1.85% 8
Bristol +22 49 £55,000 -8.33% 7
Sheffield +23 45 £60,000 +20.00% 5
South Yorkshire +17 45 £60,000 +20.00% 5
Scotland +40 36 £62,500 +38.88% 6
East of England -6 36 £55,000 -8.33% 10
West Midlands +1 30 £49,125 -14.56% 4
Surrey +68 27 £62,500 +25.00% 3
East Midlands +29 27 £30,000 - 3
North West -39 27 £59,000 -10.94% 4
Oxfordshire +27 25 £55,000 -15.38% 2
North East +14 25 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Leeds +10 25 £48,750 -17.02%
West Yorkshire +3 25 £48,750 -15.21% 1
Tyne and Wear +26 24 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne +23 24 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Manchester -26 24 £55,000 -18.51% 2
Croydon +23 22 £56,302 - 1
Edinburgh +21 22 £80,000 +68.42% 4
Cambridgeshire +9 22 £77,500 +19.23% 9
Oxford +15 21 £50,000 -23.07% 2
Cambridge +7 21 £80,000 +23.07% 8
Birmingham +19 19 £47,500 -24.00%
Leicester - 13 £35,000 -
Leicestershire - 13 £35,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT jobs citing Scala also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Scala.

1 2205 (77.70%) Java
2 1542 (54.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1095 (38.58%) Python
4 803 (28.29%) TDD
5 798 (28.12%) JavaScript
6 732 (25.79%) Big Data
7 691 (24.35%) Software Engineering
8 665 (23.43%) Apache Spark
9 623 (21.95%) SQL
9 623 (21.95%) NoSQL
10 553 (19.49%) Hadoop
11 515 (18.15%) Linux
12 506 (17.83%) Finance
12 506 (17.83%) Microservices
13 484 (17.05%) Amazon AWS
14 462 (16.28%) Spring
15 456 (16.07%) Scrum
15 456 (16.07%) Node.js
16 425 (14.98%) Continuous Integration
17 424 (14.94%) MongoDB
18 415 (14.62%) DevOps
19 410 (14.45%) Ruby
20 407 (14.34%) Analytics
21 403 (14.20%) HTML
22 390 (13.74%) Machine Learning
23 385 (13.57%) BDD
24 371 (13.07%) AngularJS
25 364 (12.83%) Kafka
26 351 (12.37%) Computer Science
27 341 (12.02%) Degree

Scala
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
1 665 (23.43%) Apache Spark
2 188 (6.62%) Apache
3 186 (6.55%) Elasticsearch
4 94 (3.31%) Apache Solr
4 94 (3.31%) Tomcat
5 68 (2.40%) Apache Pig
6 58 (2.04%) Confluence
7 56 (1.97%) SAS
8 51 (1.80%) JBoss
9 39 (1.37%) Jetty
10 30 (1.06%) WebLogic
10 30 (1.06%) WebSphere
11 29 (1.02%) nginx
12 24 (0.85%) CMS
12 24 (0.85%) OpenStack
13 13 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
14 12 (0.42%) Mule
15 11 (0.39%) DNN
16 9 (0.32%) Mule ESB
17 7 (0.25%) Alfresco
Applications
1 24 (0.85%) SPSS
2 15 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.14%) SPSS Modeler
4 2 (0.070%) Stata
5 1 (0.035%) Gephi
5 1 (0.035%) Maple
5 1 (0.035%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (0.39%) Sentinel
2 5 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 484 (17.05%) Amazon AWS
2 109 (3.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 79 (2.78%) GitHub
4 76 (2.68%) Google Cloud Platform
5 62 (2.18%) SaaS
6 61 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
7 44 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
8 38 (1.34%) Amazon S3
9 28 (0.99%) Amazon EMR
10 27 (0.95%) Amazon Kinesis
10 27 (0.95%) Office 365
11 25 (0.88%) PaaS
12 24 (0.85%) Slack
13 22 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
13 22 (0.78%) IaaS
14 21 (0.74%) G Suite
15 10 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
16 5 (0.18%) OpenShift
17 4 (0.14%) Loggly
17 4 (0.14%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 84 (2.96%) HTTP
2 59 (2.08%) Internet
3 34 (1.20%) TCP/IP
4 22 (0.78%) DSL
5 14 (0.49%) HTTPS
6 13 (0.46%) SNMP
7 8 (0.28%) DNS
8 6 (0.21%) LAN
8 6 (0.21%) WAN
9 5 (0.18%) Firewall
9 5 (0.18%) SSL
10 4 (0.14%) ICMP
10 4 (0.14%) Software-Defined Networking
11 3 (0.11%) Kerberos
11 3 (0.11%) SSH
12 2 (0.070%) LDAP
13 1 (0.035%) DVB
13 1 (0.035%) Intranet
13 1 (0.035%) Network Security
13 1 (0.035%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 732 (25.79%) Big Data
2 623 (21.95%) NoSQL
3 553 (19.49%) Hadoop
4 424 (14.94%) MongoDB
5 296 (10.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 225 (7.93%) Relational Database
7 215 (7.58%) PostgreSQL
8 212 (7.47%) Apache Hive
9 209 (7.36%) MySQL
10 117 (4.12%) Redis
11 114 (4.02%) RDBMS
12 102 (3.59%) HBase
13 99 (3.49%) SQL Server
14 91 (3.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 68 (2.40%) Data Mining
16 60 (2.11%) Blockchain
17 51 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
18 46 (1.62%) Amazon Redshift
19 41 (1.44%) Neo4j
20 39 (1.37%) GIS
Development Applications
1 341 (12.02%) Git (software)
2 336 (11.84%) Jenkins
3 193 (6.80%) Maven
4 131 (4.62%) Selenium
5 118 (4.16%) JUnit
6 117 (4.12%) Subversion
7 113 (3.98%) JIRA
8 111 (3.91%) Cucumber
9 94 (3.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 65 (2.29%) Vagrant
11 62 (2.18%) Gradle
12 48 (1.69%) Mockito
13 46 (1.62%) webpack
14 43 (1.52%) Babel
15 38 (1.34%) Eclipse
16 32 (1.13%) Hudson
17 31 (1.09%) git-flow
17 31 (1.09%) JMeter
18 30 (1.06%) SoapUI
19 29 (1.02%) WebDriver
General
1 506 (17.83%) Finance
2 248 (8.74%) Banking
3 158 (5.57%) Games
4 117 (4.12%) Retail
5 103 (3.63%) Investment Banking
6 95 (3.35%) Marketing
7 84 (2.96%) Advertising
8 53 (1.87%) Front Office
9 49 (1.73%) Telecoms
10 31 (1.09%) Financial Institution
11 25 (0.88%) Legal
12 24 (0.85%) Publishing
13 15 (0.53%) Law
14 11 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (0.35%) Manufacturing
16 9 (0.32%) Back Office
16 9 (0.32%) Retail Banking
17 5 (0.18%) Music Industry
18 4 (0.14%) Automotive
19 3 (0.11%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1584 (55.81%) Developer
2 922 (32.49%) Java Developer
3 611 (21.53%) Scala Developer
4 359 (12.65%) Java Scala Developer
5 351 (12.37%) Senior Developer
6 249 (8.77%) Software Engineer
7 231 (8.14%) Senior Java Developer
8 209 (7.36%) Data Engineer
9 185 (6.52%) Data Scientist
10 158 (5.57%) Software Developer
11 145 (5.11%) Java Engineer
12 137 (4.83%) Architect
13 131 (4.62%) Big Data Engineer
14 121 (4.26%) Senior Scala Developer
15 118 (4.16%) Lead Developer
16 116 (4.09%) JavaScript Developer
17 113 (3.98%) Big Data Developer
18 87 (3.07%) DevOps Engineer
19 80 (2.82%) Agile Developer
19 80 (2.82%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 462 (16.28%) Spring
2 456 (16.07%) Node.js
3 403 (14.20%) HTML
4 371 (13.07%) AngularJS
5 364 (12.83%) Kafka
6 331 (11.66%) Akka
7 316 (11.13%) REST
8 295 (10.39%) Web Services
9 294 (10.36%) React
10 280 (9.87%) CSS
11 279 (9.83%) .NET
12 242 (8.53%) RESTful
13 198 (6.98%) Hibernate
13 198 (6.98%) Play Framework
14 191 (6.73%) HTML5
15 129 (4.55%) J2EE
15 129 (4.55%) JSON
16 124 (4.37%) JMS
17 110 (3.88%) XML
18 95 (3.35%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 351 (12.37%) Computer Science
2 233 (8.21%) Greenfield Project
3 186 (6.55%) Algorithms
4 155 (5.46%) Fintech
5 151 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
6 109 (3.84%) Enterprise Software
7 95 (3.35%) Data Structures
8 85 (3.00%) User Experience
9 68 (2.40%) Mobile App
10 51 (1.80%) Derivative
11 46 (1.62%) Fixed Income
11 46 (1.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 42 (1.48%) Equities
13 32 (1.13%) Hedge funds
14 30 (1.06%) Client/Server
15 25 (0.88%) Credit Risk
16 24 (0.85%) NHS
17 22 (0.78%) Reference Data
18 20 (0.70%) Public Cloud
19 16 (0.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 515 (18.15%) Linux
2 130 (4.58%) Unix
3 56 (1.97%) Windows
4 52 (1.83%) Android
5 38 (1.34%) Apple iOS
6 29 (1.02%) Ubuntu
7 19 (0.67%) CentOS
8 10 (0.35%) Mac OS
9 6 (0.21%) Windows Server
10 5 (0.18%) CoreOS
11 4 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.11%) Solaris
13 2 (0.070%) Debian
13 2 (0.070%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.035%) Amazon Linux
14 1 (0.035%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.035%) Mesosphere
14 1 (0.035%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1542 (54.33%) Agile Software Development
2 803 (28.29%) TDD
3 691 (24.35%) Software Engineering
4 506 (17.83%) Microservices
5 456 (16.07%) Scrum
6 425 (14.98%) Continuous Integration
7 415 (14.62%) DevOps
8 407 (14.34%) Analytics
9 390 (13.74%) Machine Learning
10 385 (13.57%) BDD
11 334 (11.77%) Open Source
12 274 (9.65%) OO
13 268 (9.44%) Functional Programming
14 267 (9.41%) Kanban
15 228 (8.03%) Continuous Delivery
16 213 (7.51%) Mathematics
17 212 (7.47%) E-Commerce
18 197 (6.94%) Mentoring
19 185 (6.52%) Multithreading
20 154 (5.43%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2205 (77.70%) Java
2 1095 (38.58%) Python
3 798 (28.12%) JavaScript
4 623 (21.95%) SQL
5 410 (14.45%) Ruby
6 333 (11.73%) C#
7 284 (10.01%) C++
8 245 (8.63%) Go
9 224 (7.89%) Clojure
10 214 (7.54%) R
11 162 (5.71%) PHP
12 152 (5.36%) Groovy
13 118 (4.16%) Haskell
14 116 (4.09%) Bash Shell
15 106 (3.74%) C
16 67 (2.36%) ES6
16 67 (2.36%) F#
16 67 (2.36%) Perl
17 48 (1.69%) Shell Script
18 41 (1.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 341 (12.02%) Degree
2 147 (5.18%) PhD
3 81 (2.85%) Security Cleared
4 42 (1.48%) SC Cleared
5 13 (0.46%) ISEB
6 12 (0.42%) DV Cleared
7 10 (0.35%) ISTQB
8 7 (0.25%) CISA
8 7 (0.25%) CISM
8 7 (0.25%) CISSP
9 6 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.14%) Postgraduate
11 3 (0.11%) IRCA
12 1 (0.035%) AWS Certification
12 1 (0.035%) EMC Certification
12 1 (0.035%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.035%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 184 (6.48%) QA
2 21 (0.74%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.32%) GCP
3 9 (0.32%) SDET
4 7 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.25%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.14%) ISO20022
6 3 (0.11%) SNOMED CT
7 2 (0.070%) SLA
7 2 (0.070%) WCAG
8 1 (0.035%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.035%) Basel III
8 1 (0.035%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.035%) GDPR
System Software
1 319 (11.24%) Docker
2 59 (2.08%) HDFS
3 29 (1.02%) Apache Flume
4 21 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 18 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (0.60%) VirtualBox
7 8 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.11%) Xen
10 1 (0.035%) GlusterFS
10 1 (0.035%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.035%) KVM
10 1 (0.035%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 173 (6.10%) Puppet
2 145 (5.11%) Kubernetes
3 126 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
4 90 (3.17%) Ansible
5 47 (1.66%) Mesos
6 29 (1.02%) Terraform
7 22 (0.78%) Kibana
8 21 (0.74%) Consul
8 21 (0.74%) Nagios
8 21 (0.74%) Oozie
9 16 (0.56%) Docker Swarm
9 16 (0.56%) Hadoop YARN
9 16 (0.56%) StatsD
10 8 (0.28%) Salt
11 7 (0.25%) Graphite
12 6 (0.21%) Ambari
12 6 (0.21%) SCCM
13 5 (0.18%) logstash
13 5 (0.18%) Marathon
13 5 (0.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 213 (7.51%) Oracle
2 138 (4.86%) Google
3 67 (2.36%) Microsoft
4 42 (1.48%) Tableau
5 34 (1.20%) Splunk
6 33 (1.16%) Cloudera
7 32 (1.13%) Atlassian
8 22 (0.78%) Hortonworks
9 19 (0.67%) New Relic
10 18 (0.63%) VMware
11 17 (0.60%) IBM
11 17 (0.60%) RapidMiner
12 16 (0.56%) SaltStack
13 13 (0.46%) Altova
13 13 (0.46%) ILOG
14 12 (0.42%) MuleSoft
15 11 (0.39%) ATG
16 10 (0.35%) Rackspace
17 9 (0.32%) hybris
18 8 (0.28%) Facebook
West London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent with comprehensive benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits - 10% personal time!
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 8% Pension and wider benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent plus benefits incl. stock
Posted: 7 hours ago
North West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £65,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus, Shares, Pension etc
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Competitive benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Webrecruit
Salary: £Competitive Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent plus benefits incl. stock
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cititec
Salary: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Arnold Ash Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Exceptional Benefits and culture
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + shares
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £140000 per annum, Benefits to 30K Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Uncapped commission with no threshold
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50500 - £62000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Training + Qualifications + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum annual bonus, private medical, flexible work
Posted: 2 days ago