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

Scala
UK
3 months to
25 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 237 367
Rank change year-on-year +32 +130  
Permanent jobs citing Scala 1429 1425 895
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.66% 1.44% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.95% 2.76% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1190 1251 747
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 £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +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 48372 51568 54950
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 56.20% 52.27% 51.41%
Number of salaries quoted 40950 44590 46760
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

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 May 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 May 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 +24 1375 £67,500 +8.00% 249
London +21 1022 £70,000 +7.69% 186
City of London -20 110 £85,000 +25.92% 38
South East +86 96 £60,000 +20.00% 22
Yorkshire +44 80 £60,000 +20.00% 5
Sheffield +26 63 £60,000 +50.00%
South Yorkshire +26 63 £60,000 +50.00%
South West -12 54 £55,000 +1.85% 11
Bristol +22 46 £55,000 -8.33% 9
Scotland +30 32 £62,500 +38.88% 9
Surrey +61 31 £62,000 +12.72% 3
North West -49 31 £53,000 -15.20% 12
West Midlands -36 30 £52,500 -12.50% 4
Oxfordshire +23 28 £84,000 +29.23% 9
Manchester -54 26 £51,000 -18.40% 9
East of England -7 24 £70,000 +16.66% 5
Oxford +10 23 £84,000 +29.23% 6
Croydon +23 22 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Edinburgh +11 20 £85,000 +88.88% 7
Birmingham -2 19 £52,500 -16.00% 1
East Midlands +18 17 £35,000 -53.33% 2
West Yorkshire -4 17 £62,500 +8.69% 4
Leeds -6 17 £62,500 +6.38% 4
Cambridgeshire -10 17 £80,000 +33.33% 4
Tyne and Wear +20 16 £45,000 -33.33% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne +13 16 £45,000 -33.33% 2
North East +13 16 £45,000 -33.33% 2
Cambridge -2 16 £80,000 +23.07% 4
Berkshire +31 11 £41,250 -21.05% 2
Glasgow +6 9 £40,000 -15.78% 1

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 2142 (76.42%) Java
2 1531 (54.62%) Agile Software Development
3 1176 (41.96%) Python
4 785 (28.01%) JavaScript
5 774 (27.61%) TDD
6 738 (26.33%) Big Data
7 712 (25.40%) Apache Spark
8 686 (24.47%) Software Engineering
9 611 (21.80%) SQL
10 593 (21.16%) NoSQL
11 570 (20.34%) Hadoop
12 505 (18.02%) Linux
13 501 (17.87%) Finance
14 483 (17.23%) Microservices
15 453 (16.16%) Amazon AWS
16 451 (16.09%) Scrum
17 434 (15.48%) Analytics
18 427 (15.23%) Node.js
19 422 (15.06%) MongoDB
20 418 (14.91%) Machine Learning
20 418 (14.91%) Spring
21 417 (14.88%) Ruby
22 414 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
23 412 (14.70%) HTML
24 401 (14.31%) DevOps
25 373 (13.31%) BDD
26 363 (12.95%) Kafka
26 363 (12.95%) AngularJS
27 351 (12.52%) Test Automation
28 348 (12.42%) Open Source

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
1 712 (25.40%) Apache Spark
2 202 (7.21%) Apache
3 179 (6.39%) Elasticsearch
4 99 (3.53%) Tomcat
5 90 (3.21%) Apache Solr
6 64 (2.28%) SAS
7 58 (2.07%) Apache Pig
8 45 (1.61%) Confluence
9 42 (1.50%) JBoss
10 35 (1.25%) WebLogic
11 34 (1.21%) Jetty
12 31 (1.11%) OpenStack
13 26 (0.93%) nginx
13 26 (0.93%) WebSphere
14 18 (0.64%) CMS
15 11 (0.39%) DNN
16 8 (0.29%) Mule
17 7 (0.25%) Cloud Foundry
18 5 (0.18%) Alfresco
18 5 (0.18%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 23 (0.82%) SPSS
2 9 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.11%) SPSS Modeler
6 2 (0.071%) Stata
7 1 (0.036%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 9 (0.32%) Sentinel
2 4 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.036%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 453 (16.16%) Amazon AWS
2 102 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 89 (3.18%) Google Cloud Platform
4 80 (2.85%) GitHub
5 65 (2.32%) Amazon EC2
6 61 (2.18%) SaaS
7 39 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
8 37 (1.32%) Amazon S3
9 32 (1.14%) Amazon EMR
10 28 (1.00%) Amazon Kinesis
10 28 (1.00%) Office 365
11 26 (0.93%) PaaS
12 22 (0.78%) Slack
13 21 (0.75%) IaaS
14 20 (0.71%) G Suite
15 19 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
16 15 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
17 5 (0.18%) Loggly
17 5 (0.18%) OpenShift
17 5 (0.18%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 73 (2.60%) HTTP
2 68 (2.43%) Internet
3 26 (0.93%) TCP/IP
4 24 (0.86%) DSL
5 10 (0.36%) HTTPS
6 9 (0.32%) SNMP
7 8 (0.29%) DNS
7 8 (0.29%) LAN
7 8 (0.29%) WAN
8 6 (0.21%) Software-Defined Networking
9 5 (0.18%) ICMP
10 4 (0.14%) Firewall
10 4 (0.14%) SSL
11 2 (0.071%) LDAP
11 2 (0.071%) Network Security
11 2 (0.071%) SSH
12 1 (0.036%) Broadband
12 1 (0.036%) Intranet
12 1 (0.036%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.036%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 738 (26.33%) Big Data
2 593 (21.16%) NoSQL
3 570 (20.34%) Hadoop
4 422 (15.06%) MongoDB
5 298 (10.63%) Apache Cassandra
6 248 (8.85%) Relational Database
7 230 (8.21%) PostgreSQL
8 223 (7.96%) MySQL
9 198 (7.06%) Apache Hive
10 133 (4.74%) RDBMS
10 133 (4.74%) Redis
11 93 (3.32%) HBase
12 92 (3.28%) SQL Server
13 85 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 74 (2.64%) Data Mining
15 67 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
16 59 (2.10%) Blockchain
17 48 (1.71%) Amazon Redshift
18 45 (1.61%) Neo4j
19 35 (1.25%) GIS
Development Applications
1 346 (12.34%) Git (software)
2 324 (11.56%) Jenkins
3 188 (6.71%) Maven
4 121 (4.32%) JUnit
5 118 (4.21%) Selenium
6 106 (3.78%) JIRA
7 100 (3.57%) Cucumber
8 97 (3.46%) Subversion
9 82 (2.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 68 (2.43%) Vagrant
11 65 (2.32%) Gradle
12 41 (1.46%) Mockito
12 41 (1.46%) webpack
13 36 (1.28%) Hudson
14 35 (1.25%) Babel
15 31 (1.11%) WebDriver
16 30 (1.07%) Eclipse
17 29 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
18 28 (1.00%) Buildbot
19 27 (0.96%) JMeter
General
1 501 (17.87%) Finance
2 211 (7.53%) Banking
3 145 (5.17%) Games
4 121 (4.32%) Retail
5 103 (3.67%) Marketing
6 73 (2.60%) Investment Banking
7 69 (2.46%) Advertising
8 62 (2.21%) Front Office
9 36 (1.28%) Legal
10 30 (1.07%) Telecoms
11 27 (0.96%) Financial Institution
12 23 (0.82%) Publishing
13 14 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
14 12 (0.43%) Law
15 10 (0.36%) Back Office
16 9 (0.32%) Billing
17 8 (0.29%) Retail Banking
18 6 (0.21%) Manufacturing
19 4 (0.14%) Automotive
20 2 (0.071%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1514 (54.01%) Developer
2 841 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 571 (20.37%) Scala Developer
4 323 (11.52%) Java Scala Developer
5 320 (11.42%) Senior Developer
6 239 (8.53%) Software Engineer
7 208 (7.42%) Data Engineer
8 193 (6.89%) Senior Java Developer
9 191 (6.81%) Data Scientist
10 173 (6.17%) Software Developer
11 143 (5.10%) Architect
12 133 (4.74%) Java Engineer
13 129 (4.60%) Big Data Engineer
14 118 (4.21%) Lead Developer
15 109 (3.89%) Senior Scala Developer
16 99 (3.53%) Big Data Developer
17 97 (3.46%) JavaScript Developer
18 83 (2.96%) Python Developer
19 79 (2.82%) DevOps Engineer
20 74 (2.64%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 427 (15.23%) Node.js
2 418 (14.91%) Spring
3 412 (14.70%) HTML
4 363 (12.95%) AngularJS
4 363 (12.95%) Kafka
5 321 (11.45%) Akka
6 312 (11.13%) Web Services
7 298 (10.63%) REST
8 297 (10.60%) CSS
9 293 (10.45%) React
10 285 (10.17%) .NET
11 230 (8.21%) RESTful
12 219 (7.81%) Play Framework
13 190 (6.78%) Hibernate
14 188 (6.71%) HTML5
15 130 (4.64%) JSON
16 121 (4.32%) XML
17 111 (3.96%) JMS
18 109 (3.89%) J2EE
19 99 (3.53%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 317 (11.31%) Computer Science
2 237 (8.46%) Greenfield Project
3 171 (6.10%) Algorithms
4 169 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
5 156 (5.57%) Fintech
6 104 (3.71%) Enterprise Software
7 91 (3.25%) User Experience
8 76 (2.71%) Data Structures
9 71 (2.53%) Mobile App
10 46 (1.64%) Derivative
11 42 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 41 (1.46%) Fixed Income
13 34 (1.21%) Equities
14 30 (1.07%) Hedge funds
15 24 (0.86%) NHS
16 21 (0.75%) Credit Risk
17 16 (0.57%) Bitcoin
18 15 (0.54%) Cloud Native
19 14 (0.50%) Management Information System
19 14 (0.50%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 505 (18.02%) Linux
2 138 (4.92%) Unix
3 51 (1.82%) Windows
4 46 (1.64%) Android
5 34 (1.21%) Apple iOS
6 30 (1.07%) Ubuntu
7 17 (0.61%) CentOS
8 13 (0.46%) Mac OS
9 7 (0.25%) Windows Server
10 4 (0.14%) CoreOS
10 4 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.11%) Solaris
12 2 (0.071%) Debian
12 2 (0.071%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.036%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.036%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.036%) Mesosphere
13 1 (0.036%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1531 (54.62%) Agile Software Development
2 774 (27.61%) TDD
3 686 (24.47%) Software Engineering
4 483 (17.23%) Microservices
5 451 (16.09%) Scrum
6 434 (15.48%) Analytics
7 418 (14.91%) Machine Learning
8 414 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
9 401 (14.31%) DevOps
10 373 (13.31%) BDD
11 351 (12.52%) Test Automation
12 348 (12.42%) Open Source
13 257 (9.17%) OO
14 254 (9.06%) Kanban
15 249 (8.88%) Functional Programming
16 224 (7.99%) Continuous Delivery
17 192 (6.85%) Mentoring
18 184 (6.56%) Mathematics
19 179 (6.39%) Multithreading
20 175 (6.24%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2142 (76.42%) Java
2 1176 (41.96%) Python
3 785 (28.01%) JavaScript
4 611 (21.80%) SQL
5 417 (14.88%) Ruby
6 330 (11.77%) C#
7 284 (10.13%) C++
8 265 (9.45%) Go
9 227 (8.10%) R
10 203 (7.24%) Clojure
11 158 (5.64%) PHP
12 120 (4.28%) Groovy
13 112 (4.00%) Bash Shell
14 111 (3.96%) Haskell
15 95 (3.39%) C
16 73 (2.60%) F#
17 62 (2.21%) PL/SQL
18 59 (2.10%) Perl
19 56 (2.00%) ES6
20 49 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 339 (12.09%) Degree
2 140 (4.99%) PhD
3 97 (3.46%) Security Cleared
4 46 (1.64%) SC Cleared
5 27 (0.96%) Master's Degree
6 14 (0.50%) Mathematical Degree
7 13 (0.46%) ISEB
8 12 (0.43%) DV Cleared
9 11 (0.39%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.18%) Postgraduate
12 3 (0.11%) IRCA
13 2 (0.071%) CISA
13 2 (0.071%) CISM
13 2 (0.071%) CISSP
14 1 (0.036%) AWS Certification
14 1 (0.036%) EMC Certification
14 1 (0.036%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.036%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 178 (6.35%) QA
2 17 (0.61%) Data Quality
3 10 (0.36%) GCP
4 4 (0.14%) ISO20022
5 2 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.071%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.071%) WCAG
6 1 (0.036%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.036%) Basel III
6 1 (0.036%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.036%) SLA
6 1 (0.036%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 323 (11.52%) Docker
2 62 (2.21%) HDFS
3 29 (1.03%) Apache Flume
4 18 (0.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 17 (0.61%) VirtualBox
5 17 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.11%) Xen
7 2 (0.071%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.036%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 152 (5.42%) Puppet
2 145 (5.17%) Kubernetes
3 114 (4.07%) Opscode Chef
4 91 (3.25%) Ansible
5 45 (1.61%) Mesos
6 30 (1.07%) Terraform
7 27 (0.96%) Kibana
8 22 (0.78%) Nagios
9 21 (0.75%) Consul
10 18 (0.64%) Oozie
11 16 (0.57%) Docker Swarm
11 16 (0.57%) StatsD
12 13 (0.46%) Hadoop YARN
13 11 (0.39%) Salt
14 9 (0.32%) Graphite
15 8 (0.29%) SCCM
16 6 (0.21%) Marathon
16 6 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
16 6 (0.21%) ZABBIX
17 5 (0.18%) Packer
Vendors
1 229 (8.17%) Oracle
2 156 (5.57%) Google
3 59 (2.10%) Microsoft
4 47 (1.68%) Tableau
5 38 (1.36%) Cloudera
6 27 (0.96%) Hortonworks
7 25 (0.89%) Splunk
8 20 (0.71%) New Relic
9 18 (0.64%) Atlassian
9 18 (0.64%) RapidMiner
10 17 (0.61%) VMware
11 16 (0.57%) MapR
12 15 (0.54%) SaltStack
13 12 (0.43%) IBM
14 11 (0.39%) Netezza
15 10 (0.36%) Facebook
15 10 (0.36%) Rackspace
16 9 (0.32%) Altova
16 9 (0.32%) ILOG
16 9 (0.32%) MuleSoft
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum ealth and dental cover, on-site gym
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + bonus & additional benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits & equity
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits & stocks
Posted: Yesterday
London
Morgan Mckinley
Salary: £56000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum base.
Posted: Yesterday
London
myBench Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent plus benefits incl. stock options
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE plus stock options
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + benefits + options
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension and healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £90,000 + Extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday