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

Scala
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 231 338
Rank change year-on-year +24 +107  
Permanent jobs citing Scala 1482 1456 1021
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.66% 1.48% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.97% 2.80% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1212 1260 868
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 £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +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 49978 51998 56343
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 56.06% 52.81% 51.49%
Number of salaries quoted 41844 45052 48044
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +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 27 June 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 27 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 +19 1426 £67,500 +3.84% 248
London +9 1045 £71,000 +5.18% 177
South East +87 130 £62,000 +18.09% 18
City of London -12 121 £85,000 +30.76% 32
Yorkshire +25 69 £60,000 +6.66% 13
Oxfordshire +40 48 £75,000 +15.38% 6
South Yorkshire +30 48 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Sheffield +23 48 £60,000 +50.00% 1
North West -48 45 £40,000 -15.78% 3
South West -29 43 £57,500 +6.48% 8
Manchester -35 43 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Oxford +33 38 £77,750 +19.61% 4
West Midlands -35 36 £48,500 -19.16% 6
Bristol -6 35 £60,000 +20.00% 5
Scotland +15 33 £62,500 +38.88% 8
East of England -12 32 £52,500 -12.50% 15
Surrey +36 22 £60,750 -13.21%
Cambridgeshire -8 22 £40,000 -33.33% 11
Cambridge +2 21 £40,000 -37.25% 11
West Yorkshire 0 21 £55,000 -12.00% 11
Leeds -2 21 £55,000 -12.00% 10
Buckinghamshire +22 20 £50,000 +3.09% 3
Edinburgh +13 20 £65,000 +44.44% 4
Milton Keynes +9 18 £47,500 -2.06% 2
Birmingham +10 17 £52,500 -16.00%
Croydon +21 16 £55,000 +17.02%
East Midlands +8 16 £35,000 -53.33% 6
Berkshire +28 13 £60,000 +14.28% 3
West Sussex +17 11 £57,500 +64.28% 3
Glasgow -5 11 £45,000 -5.26% 4

For the 6 months to 27 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 2185 (76.59%) Java
2 1557 (54.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1213 (42.52%) Python
4 800 (28.04%) TDD
5 791 (27.73%) JavaScript
6 790 (27.69%) Big Data
7 786 (27.55%) Apache Spark
8 727 (25.48%) Software Engineering
9 632 (22.15%) SQL
10 618 (21.66%) Hadoop
11 588 (20.61%) NoSQL
12 545 (19.10%) Finance
13 492 (17.25%) Analytics
14 489 (17.14%) Microservices
15 473 (16.58%) Linux
16 465 (16.30%) Scrum
17 459 (16.09%) Amazon AWS
18 444 (15.56%) Machine Learning
19 432 (15.14%) HTML
20 426 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
21 425 (14.90%) Spring
22 419 (14.69%) MongoDB
23 417 (14.62%) Node.js
24 406 (14.23%) Ruby
25 388 (13.60%) BDD
26 381 (13.35%) DevOps
27 380 (13.32%) Open Source
28 373 (13.07%) AngularJS
29 371 (13.00%) Test Automation
30 361 (12.65%) 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
1 786 (27.55%) Apache Spark
2 232 (8.13%) Apache
3 188 (6.59%) Elasticsearch
4 97 (3.40%) Apache Solr
5 89 (3.12%) Tomcat
6 64 (2.24%) SAS
7 51 (1.79%) Confluence
8 47 (1.65%) Apache Pig
9 33 (1.16%) WebLogic
10 31 (1.09%) JBoss
10 31 (1.09%) OpenStack
11 28 (0.98%) Jetty
11 28 (0.98%) WebSphere
12 22 (0.77%) nginx
13 14 (0.49%) CMS
14 11 (0.39%) DNN
15 6 (0.21%) Cloud Foundry
16 5 (0.18%) Drupal
16 5 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 5 (0.18%) Tornado
Applications
1 17 (0.60%) SPSS
2 15 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.11%) SPSS Modeler
7 1 (0.035%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.035%) LaTeX
7 1 (0.035%) Stata
Business Applications
1 6 (0.21%) Sentinel
2 3 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.035%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 459 (16.09%) Amazon AWS
2 100 (3.51%) Google Cloud Platform
2 100 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 90 (3.15%) GitHub
4 72 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
5 55 (1.93%) SaaS
6 47 (1.65%) Amazon EMR
7 40 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
8 39 (1.37%) Amazon S3
9 29 (1.02%) Office 365
10 27 (0.95%) Amazon Kinesis
11 26 (0.91%) PaaS
12 22 (0.77%) IaaS
13 21 (0.74%) G Suite
13 21 (0.74%) Slack
14 17 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
15 15 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
16 8 (0.28%) Loggly
16 8 (0.28%) Sumo Logic
17 7 (0.25%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 70 (2.45%) HTTP
2 66 (2.31%) Internet
3 25 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 24 (0.84%) DSL
5 12 (0.42%) DNS
6 8 (0.28%) HTTPS
6 8 (0.28%) LAN
6 8 (0.28%) WAN
7 7 (0.25%) ICMP
7 7 (0.25%) SNMP
8 6 (0.21%) Software-Defined Networking
9 5 (0.18%) Network Security
10 4 (0.14%) Firewall
10 4 (0.14%) SSL
11 3 (0.11%) Skype
11 3 (0.11%) SMS
12 2 (0.070%) Broadband
12 2 (0.070%) DHCP
12 2 (0.070%) LDAP
13 1 (0.035%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 790 (27.69%) Big Data
2 618 (21.66%) Hadoop
3 588 (20.61%) NoSQL
4 419 (14.69%) MongoDB
5 332 (11.64%) Apache Cassandra
6 259 (9.08%) Relational Database
7 226 (7.92%) MySQL
8 221 (7.75%) PostgreSQL
9 192 (6.73%) Apache Hive
10 132 (4.63%) Redis
11 127 (4.45%) RDBMS
12 102 (3.58%) HBase
13 91 (3.19%) SQL Server
14 89 (3.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 82 (2.87%) Data Mining
16 80 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
17 67 (2.35%) Blockchain
18 65 (2.28%) Amazon Redshift
19 44 (1.54%) Neo4j
20 31 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 344 (12.06%) Git (software)
2 326 (11.43%) Jenkins
3 181 (6.34%) Maven
4 139 (4.87%) JUnit
5 126 (4.42%) Selenium
6 114 (4.00%) JIRA
7 111 (3.89%) Cucumber
8 80 (2.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 78 (2.73%) Subversion
10 70 (2.45%) Gradle
11 56 (1.96%) Vagrant
12 44 (1.54%) webpack
13 41 (1.44%) Hudson
14 39 (1.37%) Mockito
15 37 (1.30%) Babel
16 34 (1.19%) SoapUI
16 34 (1.19%) WebDriver
17 31 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
18 30 (1.05%) Appium
19 28 (0.98%) Buildbot
General
1 545 (19.10%) Finance
2 195 (6.83%) Banking
3 140 (4.91%) Games
4 115 (4.03%) Retail
5 106 (3.72%) Marketing
6 64 (2.24%) Advertising
7 57 (2.00%) Front Office
8 52 (1.82%) Investment Banking
9 49 (1.72%) Legal
10 26 (0.91%) Telecoms
11 25 (0.88%) Financial Institution
11 25 (0.88%) Publishing
12 17 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
13 10 (0.35%) Back Office
14 9 (0.32%) Billing
15 6 (0.21%) Automotive
16 5 (0.18%) Law
17 4 (0.14%) Manufacturing
17 4 (0.14%) Online Betting
17 4 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1475 (51.70%) Developer
2 806 (28.25%) Java Developer
3 571 (20.01%) Scala Developer
4 326 (11.43%) Java Scala Developer
5 305 (10.69%) Senior Developer
6 276 (9.67%) Software Engineer
7 215 (7.54%) Data Engineer
8 197 (6.91%) Data Scientist
8 197 (6.91%) Software Developer
9 170 (5.96%) Senior Java Developer
10 146 (5.12%) Architect
11 137 (4.80%) Java Engineer
12 131 (4.59%) Big Data Engineer
13 100 (3.51%) Senior Scala Developer
14 99 (3.47%) Lead Developer
15 92 (3.22%) Big Data Developer
16 83 (2.91%) Python Developer
17 81 (2.84%) JavaScript Developer
18 76 (2.66%) Agile Developer
18 76 (2.66%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 432 (15.14%) HTML
2 425 (14.90%) Spring
3 417 (14.62%) Node.js
4 373 (13.07%) AngularJS
5 361 (12.65%) Kafka
6 324 (11.36%) CSS
6 324 (11.36%) Web Services
7 307 (10.76%) Akka
8 302 (10.59%) REST
9 297 (10.41%) .NET
10 294 (10.30%) React
11 230 (8.06%) RESTful
12 224 (7.85%) Play Framework
13 199 (6.98%) Hibernate
14 189 (6.62%) HTML5
15 125 (4.38%) JSON
16 122 (4.28%) XML
17 104 (3.65%) Natural Language Processing
18 98 (3.43%) Spring Boot
19 97 (3.40%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 303 (10.62%) Computer Science
2 243 (8.52%) Greenfield Project
3 186 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 180 (6.31%) Algorithms
5 164 (5.75%) Fintech
6 87 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
7 82 (2.87%) User Experience
8 81 (2.84%) Data Structures
9 74 (2.59%) Mobile App
10 45 (1.58%) Derivative
11 33 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 32 (1.12%) Fixed Income
13 28 (0.98%) Hedge funds
14 27 (0.95%) Equities
15 23 (0.81%) NHS
16 20 (0.70%) Bitcoin
17 18 (0.63%) Management Information System
18 17 (0.60%) Credit Risk
19 15 (0.53%) Client/Server
19 15 (0.53%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 473 (16.58%) Linux
2 141 (4.94%) Unix
3 64 (2.24%) Android
4 50 (1.75%) Apple iOS
5 49 (1.72%) Windows
6 24 (0.84%) Ubuntu
7 13 (0.46%) CentOS
7 13 (0.46%) Mac OS
8 6 (0.21%) Mac OS X
8 6 (0.21%) Windows Server
9 5 (0.18%) CoreOS
10 4 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.070%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.035%) Debian
12 1 (0.035%) Mesosphere
12 1 (0.035%) Solaris
12 1 (0.035%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1557 (54.57%) Agile Software Development
2 800 (28.04%) TDD
3 727 (25.48%) Software Engineering
4 492 (17.25%) Analytics
5 489 (17.14%) Microservices
6 465 (16.30%) Scrum
7 444 (15.56%) Machine Learning
8 426 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
9 388 (13.60%) BDD
10 381 (13.35%) DevOps
11 380 (13.32%) Open Source
12 371 (13.00%) Test Automation
13 268 (9.39%) Kanban
14 264 (9.25%) Functional Programming
15 254 (8.90%) OO
16 225 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
17 213 (7.47%) Mentoring
18 190 (6.66%) Mathematics
19 188 (6.59%) Multithreading
20 167 (5.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2185 (76.59%) Java
2 1213 (42.52%) Python
3 791 (27.73%) JavaScript
4 632 (22.15%) SQL
5 406 (14.23%) Ruby
6 357 (12.51%) C#
7 311 (10.90%) C++
8 274 (9.60%) Go
9 235 (8.24%) R
10 194 (6.80%) Clojure
11 173 (6.06%) PHP
12 124 (4.35%) Haskell
13 109 (3.82%) C
14 105 (3.68%) Groovy
15 94 (3.29%) Bash Shell
16 84 (2.94%) F#
17 68 (2.38%) PL/SQL
18 57 (2.00%) Perl
19 51 (1.79%) ES6
19 51 (1.79%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 355 (12.44%) Degree
2 154 (5.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 136 (4.77%) PhD
4 119 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 59 (2.07%) SC Cleared
6 29 (1.02%) Numerate Degree
7 20 (0.70%) Master's Degree
8 16 (0.56%) DV Cleared
9 13 (0.46%) ISEB
10 11 (0.39%) ISTQB
11 8 (0.28%) Postgraduate
12 7 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 7 (0.25%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.11%) 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
1 177 (6.20%) QA
2 18 (0.63%) Data Quality
3 13 (0.46%) GCP
4 4 (0.14%) ISO 20022
5 3 (0.11%) 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
1 309 (10.83%) Docker
2 70 (2.45%) HDFS
3 40 (1.40%) Apache Flume
4 16 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 12 (0.42%) VirtualBox
5 12 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.11%) Xen
7 1 (0.035%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 124 (4.35%) Kubernetes
1 124 (4.35%) Puppet
2 100 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
3 82 (2.87%) Ansible
4 47 (1.65%) Mesos
5 29 (1.02%) Kibana
6 25 (0.88%) Terraform
7 19 (0.67%) Nagios
8 15 (0.53%) Salt
9 14 (0.49%) Consul
9 14 (0.49%) Oozie
10 10 (0.35%) Docker Swarm
10 10 (0.35%) Hadoop YARN
10 10 (0.35%) StatsD
11 9 (0.32%) Graphite
11 9 (0.32%) ZABBIX
12 8 (0.28%) SCCM
13 7 (0.25%) Ambari
13 7 (0.25%) Marathon
14 6 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 232 (8.13%) Oracle
2 160 (5.61%) Google
3 56 (1.96%) Microsoft
4 49 (1.72%) Tableau
5 45 (1.58%) Cloudera
6 34 (1.19%) Hortonworks
7 24 (0.84%) Splunk
8 21 (0.74%) MapR
9 19 (0.67%) IBM
10 17 (0.60%) New Relic
10 17 (0.60%) RapidMiner
11 14 (0.49%) SaltStack
12 13 (0.46%) Netezza
13 12 (0.42%) Atlassian
13 12 (0.42%) VMware
14 10 (0.35%) MuleSoft
14 10 (0.35%) Rackspace
15 9 (0.32%) Facebook
15 9 (0.32%) Informatica
15 9 (0.32%) Sun
West London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent with comprehensive benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Training + Qualifications + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 25 days' holiday, 10% Pension & Pr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Montash
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Pensions + Healthcare
Posted: 21 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + shares
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus generous benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
East London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 6% Equity + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum + package
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + healthcare + pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £47500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary - Please contact for details
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Birch & James Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent plus benefits incl. stock
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + package
Posted: Yesterday