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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala
UK
Rank 203 255 404
Rank change year-on-year +52 +149  
Permanent jobs citing Scala 1385 1333 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.63% 1.29% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.00% 2.51% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1153 1146 645
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

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 46242 53080 53421
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 54.43% 51.56% 50.56%
Number of salaries quoted 39311 45744 45401
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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 24 March 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 24 March 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 +56 1336 £65,000 +8.33% 232
London +37 969 £70,000 +12.00% 167
City of London +49 137 £73,750 +18.95% 34
South East +71 98 £55,000 +12.24% 12
South West +16 50 £47,500 -12.84% 12
Yorkshire +15 48 £60,000 +17.07% 7
East Midlands +46 44 £35,000 - 6
Bristol +19 43 £55,000 -8.33% 7
East of England +7 37 £55,000 -8.33% 8
North West -22 32 £60,000 -4.00% 9
Surrey +58 30 £57,500 +15.00% 2
West Midlands +1 30 £50,000 -13.04% 4
Scotland +36 28 £55,000 +10.00% 9
Manchester -27 28 £60,000 -4.00% 6
North East +10 27 £45,000 -10.00% 6
West Yorkshire +9 26 £47,500 -17.39% 5
Leeds +3 26 £47,500 -17.39% 5
Leicestershire - 26 £35,000 - 5
Leicester - 26 £35,000 - 4
Newcastle upon Tyne +13 24 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Tyne and Wear +9 24 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Oxfordshire +19 23 £50,000 -13.04% 4
Cambridge +19 22 £75,000 +15.38% 5
Cambridgeshire +18 22 £65,000 - 5
Sheffield +13 21 £60,000 +20.00% 2
South Yorkshire +7 21 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Oxford +20 20 £50,000 -19.35% 3
Berkshire +27 17 £45,000 -13.46%
Birmingham +7 15 £41,250 -48.43% 2
Hertfordshire -3 14 £55,000 -4.34% 3

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 2284 (77.35%) Java
2 1626 (55.06%) Agile Software Development
3 1095 (37.08%) Python
4 851 (28.82%) TDD
5 815 (27.60%) JavaScript
6 765 (25.91%) Big Data
7 735 (24.89%) Software Engineering
8 659 (22.32%) NoSQL
9 656 (22.21%) Apache Spark
10 638 (21.61%) SQL
11 572 (19.37%) Hadoop
12 533 (18.05%) Finance
13 524 (17.74%) Microservices
14 523 (17.71%) Linux
15 522 (17.68%) Spring
16 521 (17.64%) Amazon AWS
17 486 (16.46%) Scrum
18 461 (15.61%) MongoDB
19 454 (15.37%) Node.js
20 448 (15.17%) DevOps
21 423 (14.32%) Continuous Integration
22 420 (14.22%) HTML
23 416 (14.09%) AngularJS
24 408 (13.82%) Ruby
25 404 (13.68%) BDD
26 401 (13.58%) Computer Science
27 390 (13.21%) Analytics
28 376 (12.73%) Degree
29 370 (12.53%) Git (software)
30 366 (12.39%) REST

Scala
Top Related 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
1 656 (22.21%) Apache Spark
2 229 (7.75%) Elasticsearch
3 191 (6.47%) Apache
4 102 (3.45%) Apache Solr
5 91 (3.08%) Tomcat
6 75 (2.54%) Apache Pig
7 61 (2.07%) JBoss
8 55 (1.86%) Confluence
9 51 (1.73%) Jetty
9 51 (1.73%) SAS
10 31 (1.05%) CMS
10 31 (1.05%) WebSphere
11 26 (0.88%) nginx
12 25 (0.85%) WebLogic
13 21 (0.71%) OpenStack
14 17 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
14 17 (0.58%) Mule
15 13 (0.44%) Mule ESB
16 12 (0.41%) Alfresco
17 11 (0.37%) DNN
Applications
1 41 (1.39%) MS Excel
2 30 (1.02%) SPSS
3 5 (0.17%) MS Office
3 5 (0.17%) SPSS Modeler
4 4 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.10%) Stata
6 1 (0.034%) Gephi
6 1 (0.034%) Maple
6 1 (0.034%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (0.37%) Sentinel
2 5 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 521 (17.64%) Amazon AWS
2 117 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 91 (3.08%) GitHub
4 69 (2.34%) SaaS
5 64 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
6 61 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
6 61 (2.07%) Google Cloud Platform
7 41 (1.39%) Amazon S3
8 33 (1.12%) Amazon EMR
9 28 (0.95%) Amazon Kinesis
10 26 (0.88%) Office 365
11 25 (0.85%) Slack
12 23 (0.78%) IaaS
12 23 (0.78%) PaaS
13 22 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
13 22 (0.75%) G Suite
14 8 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
15 6 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 6 (0.20%) Route 53
16 4 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 106 (3.59%) HTTP
2 61 (2.07%) Internet
3 37 (1.25%) TCP/IP
4 25 (0.85%) DSL
5 18 (0.61%) HTTPS
6 13 (0.44%) SNMP
7 8 (0.27%) Firewall
8 7 (0.24%) DNS
9 5 (0.17%) SSL
10 4 (0.14%) LAN
10 4 (0.14%) WAN
11 3 (0.10%) ICMP
11 3 (0.10%) Skype
11 3 (0.10%) Software-Defined Networking
11 3 (0.10%) SSH
12 2 (0.068%) Intranet
12 2 (0.068%) Kerberos
13 1 (0.034%) DVB
13 1 (0.034%) LDAP
13 1 (0.034%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 765 (25.91%) Big Data
2 659 (22.32%) NoSQL
3 572 (19.37%) Hadoop
4 461 (15.61%) MongoDB
5 314 (10.63%) Apache Cassandra
6 244 (8.26%) Relational Database
7 221 (7.48%) MySQL
8 215 (7.28%) Apache Hive
9 200 (6.77%) PostgreSQL
10 119 (4.03%) RDBMS
11 106 (3.59%) HBase
12 105 (3.56%) SQL Server
13 102 (3.45%) Redis
14 76 (2.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 58 (1.96%) Data Mining
16 56 (1.90%) Amazon Redshift
17 54 (1.83%) Blockchain
18 51 (1.73%) Neo4j
19 46 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
20 38 (1.29%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 370 (12.53%) Git (software)
2 353 (11.95%) Jenkins
3 223 (7.55%) Maven
4 141 (4.77%) Selenium
5 140 (4.74%) JUnit
6 137 (4.64%) JIRA
7 130 (4.40%) Subversion
8 109 (3.69%) Cucumber
9 98 (3.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 71 (2.40%) Gradle
11 59 (2.00%) Vagrant
12 54 (1.83%) Mockito
13 43 (1.46%) git-flow
14 42 (1.42%) Eclipse
15 36 (1.22%) IntelliJ
15 36 (1.22%) JMeter
15 36 (1.22%) webpack
16 34 (1.15%) Babel
17 33 (1.12%) Visual Studio
18 29 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 533 (18.05%) Finance
2 261 (8.84%) Banking
3 180 (6.10%) Games
4 135 (4.57%) Retail
5 123 (4.17%) Investment Banking
6 100 (3.39%) Advertising
7 85 (2.88%) Marketing
8 57 (1.93%) Telecoms
9 56 (1.90%) Front Office
10 39 (1.32%) Publishing
11 29 (0.98%) Financial Institution
12 22 (0.75%) Legal
13 14 (0.47%) Automotive
13 14 (0.47%) Law
14 13 (0.44%) Back Office
14 13 (0.44%) Manufacturing
15 12 (0.41%) Retail Banking
16 8 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.24%) Music Industry
18 5 (0.17%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1690 (57.23%) Developer
2 1018 (34.47%) Java Developer
3 647 (21.91%) Scala Developer
4 386 (13.07%) Java Scala Developer
5 378 (12.80%) Senior Developer
6 268 (9.08%) Senior Java Developer
7 250 (8.47%) Software Engineer
8 213 (7.21%) Data Engineer
9 171 (5.79%) Data Scientist
10 143 (4.84%) Architect
10 143 (4.84%) Java Engineer
11 142 (4.81%) Big Data Engineer
12 134 (4.54%) Software Developer
13 130 (4.40%) Senior Scala Developer
14 129 (4.37%) Lead Developer
15 123 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
16 118 (4.00%) Big Data Developer
17 103 (3.49%) DevOps Engineer
18 90 (3.05%) Agile Developer
18 90 (3.05%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 522 (17.68%) Spring
2 454 (15.37%) Node.js
3 420 (14.22%) HTML
4 416 (14.09%) AngularJS
5 366 (12.39%) REST
6 360 (12.19%) Akka
7 346 (11.72%) Kafka
8 300 (10.16%) Web Services
9 295 (9.99%) React
10 285 (9.65%) CSS
11 257 (8.70%) .NET
12 254 (8.60%) RESTful
13 225 (7.62%) Hibernate
14 210 (7.11%) HTML5
15 208 (7.04%) Play Framework
16 162 (5.49%) JSON
17 138 (4.67%) J2EE
18 131 (4.44%) JMS
19 114 (3.86%) XML
20 106 (3.59%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 401 (13.58%) Computer Science
2 181 (6.13%) Algorithms
3 170 (5.76%) Fintech
4 140 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
5 117 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
6 109 (3.69%) Data Structures
7 86 (2.91%) User Experience
8 66 (2.24%) Mobile App
9 54 (1.83%) Derivative
10 53 (1.79%) Fixed Income
11 51 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 44 (1.49%) Equities
13 36 (1.22%) Hedge funds
14 29 (0.98%) Client/Server
15 24 (0.81%) Credit Risk
16 22 (0.75%) NHS
16 22 (0.75%) Reference Data
17 21 (0.71%) Data Centre
17 21 (0.71%) Online Games
17 21 (0.71%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 523 (17.71%) Linux
2 141 (4.77%) Unix
3 62 (2.10%) Windows
4 57 (1.93%) Android
5 36 (1.22%) Ubuntu
6 34 (1.15%) Apple iOS
7 19 (0.64%) CentOS
8 7 (0.24%) Mac OS
9 5 (0.17%) CoreOS
9 5 (0.17%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.10%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.10%) Solaris
11 2 (0.068%) Debian
12 1 (0.034%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.034%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.034%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1626 (55.06%) Agile Software Development
2 851 (28.82%) TDD
3 735 (24.89%) Software Engineering
4 524 (17.74%) Microservices
5 486 (16.46%) Scrum
6 448 (15.17%) DevOps
7 423 (14.32%) Continuous Integration
8 404 (13.68%) BDD
9 390 (13.21%) Analytics
10 358 (12.12%) Open Source
11 350 (11.85%) Machine Learning
12 299 (10.13%) Functional Programming
13 282 (9.55%) OO
14 262 (8.87%) Kanban
15 250 (8.47%) Mathematics
16 222 (7.52%) Continuous Delivery
17 217 (7.35%) Mentoring
18 215 (7.28%) E-Commerce
19 194 (6.57%) Multithreading
20 159 (5.38%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2284 (77.35%) Java
2 1095 (37.08%) Python
3 815 (27.60%) JavaScript
4 638 (21.61%) SQL
5 408 (13.82%) Ruby
6 345 (11.68%) C#
7 302 (10.23%) C++
8 243 (8.23%) Clojure
9 222 (7.52%) Go
10 204 (6.91%) R
11 192 (6.50%) Groovy
12 144 (4.88%) PHP
13 130 (4.40%) Haskell
14 126 (4.27%) Bash Shell
15 107 (3.62%) C
16 70 (2.37%) Perl
17 69 (2.34%) F#
18 63 (2.13%) ES6
19 50 (1.69%) Shell Script
20 47 (1.59%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 376 (12.73%) Degree
2 152 (5.15%) PhD
3 69 (2.34%) Security Cleared
4 39 (1.32%) SC Cleared
5 24 (0.81%) DV Cleared
6 10 (0.34%) CISA
6 10 (0.34%) CISM
6 10 (0.34%) CISSP
6 10 (0.34%) ISEB
7 7 (0.24%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.14%) Postgraduate
9 3 (0.10%) IRCA
9 3 (0.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.034%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.034%) EMC Certification
10 1 (0.034%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.034%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 187 (6.33%) QA
2 22 (0.75%) Data Quality
3 10 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.34%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.24%) GCP
4 7 (0.24%) SDET
5 4 (0.14%) ISO20022
6 3 (0.10%) SNOMED CT
7 2 (0.068%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.068%) SLA
7 2 (0.068%) WCAG
8 1 (0.034%) Basel III
8 1 (0.034%) GDPR
8 1 (0.034%) MiFID
System Software
1 343 (11.62%) Docker
2 65 (2.20%) HDFS
3 32 (1.08%) Apache Flume
4 19 (0.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 19 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (0.58%) VirtualBox
6 14 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.10%) Xen
9 2 (0.068%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.068%) KVM
10 1 (0.034%) GlusterFS
10 1 (0.034%) LXC
10 1 (0.034%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 193 (6.54%) Puppet
2 150 (5.08%) Kubernetes
3 141 (4.77%) Opscode Chef
4 97 (3.28%) Ansible
5 51 (1.73%) Mesos
6 32 (1.08%) Terraform
7 21 (0.71%) Consul
7 21 (0.71%) Nagios
8 20 (0.68%) Kibana
9 18 (0.61%) Oozie
10 16 (0.54%) StatsD
11 15 (0.51%) Docker Swarm
12 14 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
13 6 (0.20%) Salt
14 5 (0.17%) logstash
14 5 (0.17%) ZABBIX
15 4 (0.14%) Ambari
15 4 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
15 4 (0.14%) SCCM
15 4 (0.14%) yum
Vendors
1 200 (6.77%) Oracle
2 123 (4.17%) Google
3 69 (2.34%) Microsoft
4 46 (1.56%) Atlassian
5 36 (1.22%) Splunk
6 34 (1.15%) Tableau
7 33 (1.12%) Cloudera
8 23 (0.78%) Hortonworks
8 23 (0.78%) MuleSoft
9 21 (0.71%) SaltStack
10 19 (0.64%) New Relic
10 19 (0.64%) VMware
11 17 (0.58%) IBM
12 13 (0.44%) Altova
12 13 (0.44%) ILOG
13 11 (0.37%) ATG
14 10 (0.34%) hybris
14 10 (0.34%) RapidMiner
15 9 (0.30%) Rackspace
16 8 (0.27%) Facebook
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: 50,000 to £80,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum - can flex dependant on experience
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits pension, holiday
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East London
Itecco
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £5,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + competitive package + bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: negotiable + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 hours ago