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

Scala
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 256 403
Rank change year-on-year +58 +147  
Permanent jobs citing Scala 1394 1359 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.63% 1.30% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.98% 2.53% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1154 1170 676
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 £82,500 £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 46725 53772 54153
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 54.71% 51.50% 50.57%
Number of salaries quoted 39759 46364 46060
Median salary £47,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.29% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 29 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 29 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 +55 1341 £65,000 +8.33% 239
London +39 973 £68,500 +5.38% 177
City of London +37 132 £72,500 +16.93% 32
South East +79 101 £55,000 +15.78% 10
Yorkshire +30 54 £60,000 +20.00% 6
South West +27 51 £47,500 -12.84% 11
Bristol +17 44 £55,000 -8.33% 6
East Midlands - 40 £35,000 - 6
East of England +1 37 £55,000 -8.33% 9
Scotland +42 32 £50,000 - 8
Surrey +62 30 £57,500 +15.00% 1
North West -14 30 £60,000 -4.00% 9
West Midlands 0 28 £50,000 -13.04% 6
Leeds +14 27 £47,500 -17.39% 5
West Yorkshire +8 27 £47,500 -17.39% 5
North East +15 26 £45,000 -10.00% 4
South Yorkshire +13 26 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Sheffield +10 26 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Manchester -34 26 £59,500 -6.66% 7
Oxfordshire +29 24 £50,000 -13.04% 4
Newcastle upon Tyne +17 24 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Tyne and Wear +14 24 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Cambridge +19 22 £75,000 +15.38% 4
Cambridgeshire +17 22 £70,000 +7.69% 5
Leicester - 22 £35,000 - 4
Leicestershire - 22 £35,000 - 5
Oxford +20 20 £50,000 -19.35% 3
Berkshire +30 18 £45,000 -13.46% 1
Edinburgh +8 16 £90,000 +80.00% 7
Birmingham +15 15 £42,500 -46.87% 3

For the 6 months to 29 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 2268 (77.49%) Java
2 1613 (55.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1093 (37.34%) Python
4 844 (28.83%) TDD
5 820 (28.02%) JavaScript
6 757 (25.86%) Big Data
7 718 (24.53%) Software Engineering
8 658 (22.48%) NoSQL
9 646 (22.07%) Apache Spark
10 636 (21.73%) SQL
11 566 (19.34%) Hadoop
12 524 (17.90%) Finance
13 522 (17.83%) Microservices
14 520 (17.77%) Linux
15 515 (17.59%) Amazon AWS
16 510 (17.42%) Spring
17 475 (16.23%) Scrum
18 464 (15.85%) Node.js
19 458 (15.65%) MongoDB
20 452 (15.44%) DevOps
21 432 (14.76%) Continuous Integration
22 418 (14.28%) HTML
23 412 (14.08%) AngularJS
24 409 (13.97%) Ruby
25 399 (13.63%) BDD
26 388 (13.26%) Analytics
27 383 (13.09%) Computer Science
28 365 (12.47%) Degree
29 361 (12.33%) Open Source
29 361 (12.33%) Machine Learning

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
1 646 (22.07%) Apache Spark
2 220 (7.52%) Elasticsearch
3 191 (6.53%) Apache
4 102 (3.48%) Apache Solr
5 91 (3.11%) Tomcat
6 72 (2.46%) Apache Pig
7 60 (2.05%) JBoss
8 54 (1.84%) Confluence
9 53 (1.81%) SAS
10 46 (1.57%) Jetty
11 31 (1.06%) CMS
12 30 (1.02%) WebSphere
13 26 (0.89%) nginx
13 26 (0.89%) WebLogic
14 22 (0.75%) OpenStack
15 17 (0.58%) Mule
16 16 (0.55%) Cloud Foundry
17 13 (0.44%) Mule ESB
18 12 (0.41%) Alfresco
19 11 (0.38%) DNN
Applications
1 42 (1.43%) MS Excel
2 29 (0.99%) SPSS
3 6 (0.20%) SPSS Modeler
4 5 (0.17%) MS Office
5 4 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.10%) Stata
7 1 (0.034%) Gephi
7 1 (0.034%) Maple
7 1 (0.034%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (0.38%) Sentinel
2 5 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 515 (17.59%) Amazon AWS
2 117 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 90 (3.07%) GitHub
4 65 (2.22%) SaaS
5 64 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
5 64 (2.19%) Google Cloud Platform
6 53 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
7 41 (1.40%) Amazon S3
8 33 (1.13%) Amazon EMR
9 28 (0.96%) Amazon Kinesis
10 26 (0.89%) Office 365
11 25 (0.85%) Slack
12 23 (0.79%) IaaS
12 23 (0.79%) PaaS
13 22 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
13 22 (0.75%) G Suite
14 8 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
15 6 (0.20%) Route 53
16 5 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 4 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 102 (3.48%) HTTP
2 62 (2.12%) Internet
3 36 (1.23%) 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
1 757 (25.86%) Big Data
2 658 (22.48%) NoSQL
3 566 (19.34%) Hadoop
4 458 (15.65%) MongoDB
5 309 (10.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 242 (8.27%) Relational Database
7 223 (7.62%) MySQL
8 212 (7.24%) Apache Hive
9 202 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
10 120 (4.10%) RDBMS
11 106 (3.62%) Redis
12 105 (3.59%) HBase
12 105 (3.59%) SQL Server
13 80 (2.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 59 (2.02%) Data Mining
15 55 (1.88%) Amazon Redshift
15 55 (1.88%) Blockchain
16 46 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
16 46 (1.57%) Neo4j
17 36 (1.23%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 357 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 350 (11.96%) Jenkins
3 216 (7.38%) Maven
4 135 (4.61%) JUnit
4 135 (4.61%) Selenium
5 128 (4.37%) JIRA
5 128 (4.37%) Subversion
6 109 (3.72%) Cucumber
7 95 (3.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 63 (2.15%) Gradle
9 59 (2.02%) Vagrant
10 53 (1.81%) Mockito
11 42 (1.43%) Eclipse
12 40 (1.37%) git-flow
13 39 (1.33%) webpack
14 37 (1.26%) Babel
15 35 (1.20%) JMeter
16 32 (1.09%) Visual Studio
17 30 (1.02%) IntelliJ
18 29 (0.99%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 524 (17.90%) Finance
2 256 (8.75%) Banking
3 182 (6.22%) Games
4 132 (4.51%) Retail
5 119 (4.07%) Investment Banking
6 99 (3.38%) Advertising
7 90 (3.07%) Marketing
8 56 (1.91%) Telecoms
9 53 (1.81%) Front Office
10 37 (1.26%) Publishing
11 29 (0.99%) Financial Institution
12 26 (0.89%) Legal
13 14 (0.48%) Law
14 13 (0.44%) Manufacturing
15 12 (0.41%) Automotive
15 12 (0.41%) Retail Banking
16 11 (0.38%) Back Office
17 8 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
18 7 (0.24%) Music Industry
19 5 (0.17%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1664 (56.85%) Developer
2 995 (33.99%) Java Developer
3 634 (21.66%) Scala Developer
4 379 (12.95%) Java Scala Developer
5 369 (12.61%) Senior Developer
6 255 (8.71%) Senior Java Developer
7 247 (8.44%) Software Engineer
8 212 (7.24%) Data Engineer
9 176 (6.01%) Data Scientist
10 143 (4.89%) Architect
11 142 (4.85%) Software Developer
12 139 (4.75%) Big Data Engineer
12 139 (4.75%) Java Engineer
13 127 (4.34%) Senior Scala Developer
14 126 (4.30%) Lead Developer
15 121 (4.13%) JavaScript Developer
16 116 (3.96%) Big Data Developer
17 103 (3.52%) DevOps Engineer
18 89 (3.04%) Full Stack Developer
19 85 (2.90%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 510 (17.42%) Spring
2 464 (15.85%) Node.js
3 418 (14.28%) HTML
4 412 (14.08%) AngularJS
5 359 (12.27%) REST
6 352 (12.03%) Akka
7 346 (11.82%) Kafka
8 297 (10.15%) React
9 292 (9.98%) Web Services
10 283 (9.67%) CSS
11 261 (8.92%) .NET
12 251 (8.58%) RESTful
13 219 (7.48%) Hibernate
14 207 (7.07%) HTML5
15 204 (6.97%) Play Framework
16 159 (5.43%) JSON
17 136 (4.65%) J2EE
18 130 (4.44%) JMS
19 108 (3.69%) XML
20 107 (3.66%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 383 (13.09%) Computer Science
2 180 (6.15%) Algorithms
3 164 (5.60%) Fintech
4 148 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
5 115 (3.93%) Enterprise Software
6 107 (3.66%) Data Structures
7 88 (3.01%) User Experience
8 65 (2.22%) Mobile App
9 57 (1.95%) Derivative
10 53 (1.81%) Fixed Income
11 50 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 42 (1.43%) Equities
13 35 (1.20%) Hedge funds
14 29 (0.99%) Client/Server
15 24 (0.82%) Credit Risk
16 22 (0.75%) NHS
17 21 (0.72%) Online Games
17 21 (0.72%) Public Cloud
17 21 (0.72%) Reference Data
18 19 (0.65%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 520 (17.77%) Linux
2 140 (4.78%) Unix
3 61 (2.08%) Windows
4 55 (1.88%) Android
5 36 (1.23%) Apple iOS
6 33 (1.13%) Ubuntu
7 19 (0.65%) CentOS
8 8 (0.27%) Mac OS
9 5 (0.17%) CoreOS
9 5 (0.17%) Windows Server
10 4 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.10%) Solaris
12 2 (0.068%) Debian
12 2 (0.068%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.034%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.034%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.034%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1613 (55.11%) Agile Software Development
2 844 (28.83%) TDD
3 718 (24.53%) Software Engineering
4 522 (17.83%) Microservices
5 475 (16.23%) Scrum
6 452 (15.44%) DevOps
7 432 (14.76%) Continuous Integration
8 399 (13.63%) BDD
9 388 (13.26%) Analytics
10 361 (12.33%) Machine Learning
10 361 (12.33%) Open Source
11 282 (9.63%) Functional Programming
12 280 (9.57%) OO
13 264 (9.02%) Kanban
14 246 (8.40%) Mathematics
15 228 (7.79%) Continuous Delivery
16 215 (7.35%) Mentoring
17 214 (7.31%) E-Commerce
18 196 (6.70%) Multithreading
19 155 (5.30%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2268 (77.49%) Java
2 1093 (37.34%) Python
3 820 (28.02%) JavaScript
4 636 (21.73%) SQL
5 409 (13.97%) Ruby
6 339 (11.58%) C#
7 298 (10.18%) C++
8 236 (8.06%) Clojure
9 229 (7.82%) Go
10 212 (7.24%) R
11 181 (6.18%) Groovy
12 148 (5.06%) PHP
13 124 (4.24%) Bash Shell
14 123 (4.20%) Haskell
15 107 (3.66%) C
16 71 (2.43%) Perl
17 66 (2.25%) F#
18 65 (2.22%) ES6
19 50 (1.71%) Shell Script
20 42 (1.43%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 365 (12.47%) Degree
2 151 (5.16%) PhD
3 72 (2.46%) Security Cleared
4 40 (1.37%) SC Cleared
5 20 (0.68%) DV Cleared
6 10 (0.34%) ISEB
7 9 (0.31%) CISA
7 9 (0.31%) CISM
7 9 (0.31%) CISSP
8 7 (0.24%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.14%) Postgraduate
10 3 (0.10%) IRCA
10 3 (0.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.034%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.034%) EMC Certification
11 1 (0.034%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.034%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 190 (6.49%) QA
2 23 (0.79%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (0.31%) 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
1 333 (11.38%) Docker
2 62 (2.12%) HDFS
3 30 (1.02%) Apache Flume
4 19 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 19 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (0.58%) VirtualBox
6 13 (0.44%) 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%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 191 (6.53%) Puppet
2 149 (5.09%) Kubernetes
3 140 (4.78%) Opscode Chef
4 98 (3.35%) Ansible
5 50 (1.71%) Mesos
6 32 (1.09%) Terraform
7 21 (0.72%) Consul
7 21 (0.72%) Nagios
8 20 (0.68%) Kibana
9 18 (0.61%) Oozie
10 16 (0.55%) StatsD
11 15 (0.51%) Docker Swarm
12 14 (0.48%) 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
1 201 (6.87%) Oracle
2 125 (4.27%) Google
3 69 (2.36%) Microsoft
4 43 (1.47%) Atlassian
5 38 (1.30%) Tableau
6 36 (1.23%) Splunk
7 33 (1.13%) Cloudera
8 23 (0.79%) Hortonworks
9 22 (0.75%) MuleSoft
10 21 (0.72%) SaltStack
11 19 (0.65%) New Relic
11 19 (0.65%) VMware
12 17 (0.58%) IBM
13 13 (0.44%) Altova
13 13 (0.44%) ILOG
13 13 (0.44%) RapidMiner
14 11 (0.38%) ATG
15 9 (0.31%) hybris
15 9 (0.31%) Netezza
15 9 (0.31%) Rackspace
London
Cheapside DT
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
North London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + share options
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus Pension Private Health
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 -£60,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Resource Group
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £5,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + 28 Days Holiday + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Martin & Conley
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent with comprehensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £40,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday