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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 208 227 335
Rank change year-on-year +19 +108  
Permanent jobs citing Scala 1465 1464 1022
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.65% 1.49% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.94% 2.82% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1211 1268 876
Median salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.84% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.48% +2.85%  

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 49762 51984 56399
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 55.96% 52.83% 51.51%
Number of salaries quoted 94009 99997 107023
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Scala as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Scala in the UK

Scala
Top 10 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 28 June 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 +17 1407 £67,500 +3.84% 239
London +3 1028 £72,500 +7.40% 173
UK excluding London +23 412 £57,500 +6.48% 76
South East +91 133 £63,750 +18.05% 17
North of England +8 115 £60,000 +17.07% 18
Midlands -31 52 £45,750 -23.75% 12
South West -32 42 £57,500 +6.48% 6
Scotland +29 34 £62,500 +38.88% 7
East of England -9 31 £52,500 -12.50% 13
Northern Ireland -4 5 £57,000 +26.66%

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 2186 (76.43%) Java
2 1564 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1216 (42.52%) Python
4 808 (28.25%) TDD
5 794 (27.76%) Big Data
6 793 (27.73%) JavaScript
7 788 (27.55%) Apache Spark
8 729 (25.49%) Software Engineering
9 633 (22.13%) SQL
10 621 (21.71%) Hadoop
11 589 (20.59%) NoSQL
12 547 (19.13%) Finance
13 492 (17.20%) Analytics
14 489 (17.10%) Microservices
15 473 (16.54%) Linux
16 471 (16.47%) Scrum
17 463 (16.19%) Amazon AWS
18 448 (15.66%) Machine Learning
19 432 (15.10%) HTML
20 426 (14.90%) Continuous Integration
21 425 (14.86%) Spring
22 420 (14.69%) MongoDB
23 414 (14.48%) Node.js
24 405 (14.16%) Ruby
25 393 (13.74%) BDD
26 382 (13.36%) Open Source
26 382 (13.36%) DevOps
27 375 (13.11%) AngularJS
28 372 (13.01%) Test Automation
29 361 (12.62%) Kafka

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
1 788 (27.55%) Apache Spark
2 232 (8.11%) Apache
3 188 (6.57%) Elasticsearch
4 97 (3.39%) Apache Solr
5 90 (3.15%) Tomcat
6 64 (2.24%) SAS
7 54 (1.89%) Confluence
8 47 (1.64%) Apache Pig
9 32 (1.12%) WebLogic
10 31 (1.08%) OpenStack
11 29 (1.01%) JBoss
12 28 (0.98%) Jetty
13 26 (0.91%) WebSphere
14 23 (0.80%) nginx
15 14 (0.49%) CMS
16 11 (0.38%) DNN
17 6 (0.21%) Cloud Foundry
18 5 (0.17%) Drupal
18 5 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 5 (0.17%) Tornado
Applications
1 17 (0.59%) SPSS
2 15 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.10%) SPSS Modeler
7 1 (0.035%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.035%) LaTeX
7 1 (0.035%) Stata
Business Applications
1 5 (0.17%) Sentinel
2 3 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.035%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 463 (16.19%) Amazon AWS
2 100 (3.50%) Google Cloud Platform
2 100 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 91 (3.18%) GitHub
4 73 (2.55%) Amazon EC2
5 56 (1.96%) SaaS
6 48 (1.68%) Amazon EMR
7 41 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
8 40 (1.40%) Amazon S3
9 29 (1.01%) Office 365
10 27 (0.94%) Amazon Kinesis
11 25 (0.87%) PaaS
12 21 (0.73%) G Suite
12 21 (0.73%) IaaS
12 21 (0.73%) Slack
13 17 (0.59%) Amazon SQS
14 14 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
15 8 (0.28%) Loggly
15 8 (0.28%) Sumo Logic
16 7 (0.24%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 70 (2.45%) HTTP
2 68 (2.38%) Internet
3 24 (0.84%) DSL
3 24 (0.84%) TCP/IP
4 13 (0.45%) DNS
5 8 (0.28%) LAN
5 8 (0.28%) WAN
6 7 (0.24%) HTTPS
6 7 (0.24%) ICMP
7 6 (0.21%) SNMP
7 6 (0.21%) Software-Defined Networking
8 5 (0.17%) Network Security
9 4 (0.14%) Firewall
9 4 (0.14%) SSL
10 3 (0.10%) DHCP
10 3 (0.10%) Skype
10 3 (0.10%) SMS
11 2 (0.070%) Broadband
11 2 (0.070%) LDAP
12 1 (0.035%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 794 (27.76%) Big Data
2 621 (21.71%) Hadoop
3 589 (20.59%) NoSQL
4 420 (14.69%) MongoDB
5 331 (11.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 259 (9.06%) Relational Database
7 228 (7.97%) MySQL
8 220 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
9 190 (6.64%) Apache Hive
10 131 (4.58%) Redis
11 126 (4.41%) RDBMS
12 100 (3.50%) HBase
13 92 (3.22%) SQL Server
14 90 (3.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 83 (2.90%) Data Mining
16 82 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
17 67 (2.34%) Blockchain
18 65 (2.27%) Amazon Redshift
19 44 (1.54%) Neo4j
20 31 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 349 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 329 (11.50%) Jenkins
3 182 (6.36%) Maven
4 141 (4.93%) JUnit
5 129 (4.51%) Selenium
6 118 (4.13%) JIRA
7 111 (3.88%) Cucumber
8 81 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 80 (2.80%) Subversion
10 71 (2.48%) Gradle
11 55 (1.92%) Vagrant
12 44 (1.54%) webpack
13 40 (1.40%) Hudson
13 40 (1.40%) Mockito
14 37 (1.29%) Babel
15 34 (1.19%) SoapUI
15 34 (1.19%) WebDriver
16 31 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
17 30 (1.05%) Appium
18 29 (1.01%) JMeter
General
1 547 (19.13%) Finance
2 193 (6.75%) Banking
3 142 (4.97%) Games
4 117 (4.09%) Retail
5 106 (3.71%) Marketing
6 64 (2.24%) Advertising
7 57 (1.99%) Front Office
8 52 (1.82%) Investment Banking
9 49 (1.71%) Legal
10 27 (0.94%) Telecoms
11 26 (0.91%) Publishing
12 25 (0.87%) Financial Institution
13 19 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
14 10 (0.35%) Back Office
15 9 (0.31%) Billing
16 6 (0.21%) Automotive
17 5 (0.17%) Law
17 5 (0.17%) Online Betting
18 4 (0.14%) Prime Brokerage
18 4 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1476 (51.61%) Developer
2 805 (28.15%) Java Developer
3 570 (19.93%) Scala Developer
4 323 (11.29%) Java Scala Developer
5 309 (10.80%) Senior Developer
6 277 (9.69%) Software Engineer
7 217 (7.59%) Data Engineer
8 200 (6.99%) Data Scientist
9 199 (6.96%) Software Developer
10 172 (6.01%) Senior Java Developer
11 146 (5.10%) Architect
12 139 (4.86%) Java Engineer
13 133 (4.65%) Big Data Engineer
14 101 (3.53%) Lead Developer
14 101 (3.53%) Senior Scala Developer
15 91 (3.18%) Big Data Developer
16 82 (2.87%) JavaScript Developer
16 82 (2.87%) Python Developer
17 78 (2.73%) Agile Developer
18 77 (2.69%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 432 (15.10%) HTML
2 425 (14.86%) Spring
3 414 (14.48%) Node.js
4 375 (13.11%) AngularJS
5 361 (12.62%) Kafka
6 323 (11.29%) CSS
6 323 (11.29%) Web Services
7 308 (10.77%) Akka
8 301 (10.52%) REST
9 300 (10.49%) .NET
10 294 (10.28%) React
11 228 (7.97%) Play Framework
12 227 (7.94%) RESTful
13 201 (7.03%) Hibernate
14 192 (6.71%) HTML5
15 128 (4.48%) JSON
16 122 (4.27%) XML
17 107 (3.74%) Natural Language Processing
18 97 (3.39%) Spring Boot
19 94 (3.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 302 (10.56%) Computer Science
2 247 (8.64%) Greenfield Project
3 186 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
4 181 (6.33%) Algorithms
5 164 (5.73%) Fintech
6 84 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
7 82 (2.87%) User Experience
8 80 (2.80%) Data Structures
9 74 (2.59%) Mobile App
10 45 (1.57%) Derivative
11 31 (1.08%) Fixed Income
11 31 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 27 (0.94%) Hedge funds
13 26 (0.91%) Equities
14 23 (0.80%) NHS
15 20 (0.70%) Bitcoin
16 18 (0.63%) Management Information System
17 17 (0.59%) Credit Risk
18 15 (0.52%) Client/Server
18 15 (0.52%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 473 (16.54%) Linux
2 141 (4.93%) Unix
3 68 (2.38%) Android
4 54 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 48 (1.68%) Windows
6 23 (0.80%) Ubuntu
7 13 (0.45%) CentOS
7 13 (0.45%) Mac OS
8 7 (0.24%) Mac OS X
9 6 (0.21%) Windows Server
10 5 (0.17%) CoreOS
11 4 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.070%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.035%) Debian
13 1 (0.035%) Mesosphere
13 1 (0.035%) Solaris
13 1 (0.035%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1564 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
2 808 (28.25%) TDD
3 729 (25.49%) Software Engineering
4 492 (17.20%) Analytics
5 489 (17.10%) Microservices
6 471 (16.47%) Scrum
7 448 (15.66%) Machine Learning
8 426 (14.90%) Continuous Integration
9 393 (13.74%) BDD
10 382 (13.36%) DevOps
10 382 (13.36%) Open Source
11 372 (13.01%) Test Automation
12 272 (9.51%) Kanban
13 262 (9.16%) Functional Programming
14 254 (8.88%) OO
15 227 (7.94%) Continuous Delivery
16 218 (7.62%) Mentoring
17 188 (6.57%) Mathematics
18 185 (6.47%) Multithreading
19 168 (5.87%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2186 (76.43%) Java
2 1216 (42.52%) Python
3 793 (27.73%) JavaScript
4 633 (22.13%) SQL
5 405 (14.16%) Ruby
6 356 (12.45%) C#
7 311 (10.87%) C++
8 274 (9.58%) Go
9 238 (8.32%) R
10 192 (6.71%) Clojure
11 173 (6.05%) PHP
12 123 (4.30%) Haskell
13 110 (3.85%) C
14 103 (3.60%) Groovy
15 94 (3.29%) Bash Shell
16 84 (2.94%) F#
17 67 (2.34%) PL/SQL
18 57 (1.99%) Perl
19 51 (1.78%) ES6
19 51 (1.78%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 356 (12.45%) Degree
2 154 (5.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 137 (4.79%) PhD
4 121 (4.23%) Security Cleared
5 61 (2.13%) SC Cleared
6 29 (1.01%) Numerate Degree
7 20 (0.70%) Master's Degree
8 18 (0.63%) DV Cleared
9 13 (0.45%) ISEB
10 11 (0.38%) ISTQB
11 8 (0.28%) PMI Certification
11 8 (0.28%) Postgraduate
12 7 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.10%) IRCA
14 1 (0.035%) CISA
14 1 (0.035%) CISM
14 1 (0.035%) CISSP
14 1 (0.035%) EMC Certification
14 1 (0.035%) MBA
14 1 (0.035%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 178 (6.22%) QA
2 17 (0.59%) Data Quality
3 13 (0.45%) GCP
4 4 (0.14%) ISO 20022
5 3 (0.10%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (0.070%) WCAG
7 1 (0.035%) Basel III
7 1 (0.035%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.035%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.035%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 313 (10.94%) Docker
2 69 (2.41%) HDFS
3 40 (1.40%) Apache Flume
4 17 (0.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 11 (0.38%) VirtualBox
5 11 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.10%) Xen
7 1 (0.035%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 123 (4.30%) Puppet
2 122 (4.27%) Kubernetes
3 100 (3.50%) Opscode Chef
4 82 (2.87%) Ansible
5 49 (1.71%) Mesos
6 29 (1.01%) Kibana
7 24 (0.84%) Terraform
8 18 (0.63%) Nagios
9 15 (0.52%) Salt
10 13 (0.45%) Consul
10 13 (0.45%) Oozie
11 10 (0.35%) Hadoop YARN
12 9 (0.31%) Docker Swarm
12 9 (0.31%) Graphite
12 9 (0.31%) StatsD
12 9 (0.31%) ZABBIX
13 8 (0.28%) SCCM
14 7 (0.24%) Ambari
14 7 (0.24%) Marathon
15 6 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 229 (8.01%) Oracle
2 158 (5.52%) Google
3 57 (1.99%) Microsoft
4 50 (1.75%) Tableau
5 45 (1.57%) Cloudera
6 34 (1.19%) Hortonworks
7 23 (0.80%) Splunk
8 21 (0.73%) MapR
9 19 (0.66%) IBM
10 17 (0.59%) RapidMiner
11 16 (0.56%) New Relic
12 14 (0.49%) SaltStack
13 13 (0.45%) Netezza
14 12 (0.42%) Atlassian
15 11 (0.38%) VMware
16 10 (0.35%) MuleSoft
16 10 (0.35%) Rackspace
17 9 (0.31%) Facebook
17 9 (0.31%) Informatica
17 9 (0.31%) Teradata
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 11 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £47400.00 - £57999.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £47400.00 - £57999.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28450.00 - £33249.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life Cov
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £53600 - £84500 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Flexi-time, Training
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-60,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £84,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent with comprehensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Coded People
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus!
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & Bonus included
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Stott & May
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £64000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £105000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday