The median annual salary for a Senior Java Scala Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Scala Java Developer
UK
Rank 827 922 938
Rank change year-on-year +95 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Scala Developer 30 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.025% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.026% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 29 25 15
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £108,000 £78,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +27.27% +22.22%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81782 99209 102096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67852 83080 83346
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Java Scala Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Senior Java Scala Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Scala Developer in the UK

Senior Java Scala Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Scala Developer.

Salary trend for Senior Java Scala Developer in the UK

Senior Java Scala Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Scala Developer over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Scala Developer in the UK

Senior Java Scala Developer
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Scala Developer 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 +103 30 £65,000 - 5
London +76 25 £65,000 -7.14% 4
City of London +54 4 £65,000 -33.33% 1
South East +60 3 £70,000 +7.69%
Epsom - 3 £70,000 -
Surrey - 3 £70,000 -
South West +15 2 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Bristol +3 2 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Croydon - 2 £61,302 -
Docklands, London - 1 £55,000 -

Senior Java Scala Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Senior Java Scala Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Java Scala Developer in the job title.

1 84 (100.00%) Java
2 83 (98.81%) Scala
3 51 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (45.24%) Spring
5 35 (41.67%) TDD
6 29 (34.52%) NoSQL
7 28 (33.33%) Node.js
8 26 (30.95%) JavaScript
9 23 (27.38%) MVC
10 22 (26.19%) Groovy
10 22 (26.19%) MongoDB
10 22 (26.19%) Apache Spark
11 20 (23.81%) REST
11 20 (23.81%) Python
12 19 (22.62%) AngularJS
13 18 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
14 17 (20.24%) Microservices
14 17 (20.24%) SOAP
14 17 (20.24%) Git (software)
15 16 (19.05%) RESTful
15 16 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (19.05%) SQL
15 16 (19.05%) JMS
15 16 (19.05%) Scrum
15 16 (19.05%) Machine Learning
16 15 (17.86%) Redis
16 15 (17.86%) Clojure
16 15 (17.86%) Jenkins
17 14 (16.67%) SDLC
17 14 (16.67%) Akka

Senior Java Scala Developer Skill Set
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 22 (26.19%) Apache Spark
2 13 (15.48%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (10.71%) Apache Solr
4 5 (5.95%) JBoss
4 5 (5.95%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.76%) Apache
6 1 (1.19%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.19%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.19%) CMS
6 1 (1.19%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (9.52%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 18 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.95%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (4.76%) GitHub
4 3 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.38%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (2.38%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) HTTP
2 1 (1.19%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (34.52%) NoSQL
2 22 (26.19%) MongoDB
3 15 (17.86%) Redis
4 14 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (14.29%) Big Data
6 8 (9.52%) Data Mining
6 8 (9.52%) Hadoop
6 8 (9.52%) MySQL
6 8 (9.52%) Neo4j
6 8 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (9.52%) RDBMS
6 8 (9.52%) Relational Database
7 7 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (5.95%) Apache Hive
9 4 (4.76%) SQL Server
10 3 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (2.38%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (2.38%) Blockchain
11 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.19%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 17 (20.24%) Git (software)
2 15 (17.86%) Jenkins
3 14 (16.67%) Maven
4 10 (11.90%) JUnit
5 8 (9.52%) Subversion
6 3 (3.57%) Vagrant
7 2 (2.38%) Babel
7 2 (2.38%) Gradle
7 2 (2.38%) webpack
8 1 (1.19%) GitLab
8 1 (1.19%) JIRA
General
1 9 (10.71%) Finance
2 6 (7.14%) Banking
3 5 (5.95%) Investment Banking
3 5 (5.95%) Marketing
4 4 (4.76%) Advertising
4 4 (4.76%) Games
5 2 (2.38%) Music Industry
5 2 (2.38%) Publishing
6 1 (1.19%) Legal
6 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (45.24%) Spring
2 28 (33.33%) Node.js
3 20 (23.81%) REST
4 19 (22.62%) AngularJS
5 17 (20.24%) SOAP
6 16 (19.05%) JMS
6 16 (19.05%) RESTful
7 14 (16.67%) Akka
7 14 (16.67%) HTML
8 13 (15.48%) Web Services
9 12 (14.29%) JSON
10 10 (11.90%) HTML5
10 10 (11.90%) React
11 9 (10.71%) Grails
12 8 (9.52%) ActiveMQ
12 8 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
12 8 (9.52%) Samza
12 8 (9.52%) Spring MVC
13 7 (8.33%) CSS
13 7 (8.33%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.95%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.76%) User Experience
4 3 (3.57%) Equities
4 3 (3.57%) Fixed Income
4 3 (3.57%) Social Network
5 2 (2.38%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.19%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.19%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.19%) Fintech
6 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.19%) Mac OS
2 1 (1.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (41.67%) TDD
3 23 (27.38%) MVC
4 17 (20.24%) Microservices
5 16 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (19.05%) Machine Learning
5 16 (19.05%) Scrum
6 14 (16.67%) SDLC
7 13 (15.48%) Software Engineering
8 12 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 12 (14.29%) Multithreading
9 11 (13.10%) BDD
9 11 (13.10%) Open Source
10 10 (11.90%) Analytics
10 10 (11.90%) Data Integration
10 10 (11.90%) Low Latency
11 9 (10.71%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (10.71%) Functional Programming
11 9 (10.71%) Pair Programming
12 8 (9.52%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 84 (100.00%) Java
2 83 (98.81%) Scala
3 26 (30.95%) JavaScript
4 22 (26.19%) Groovy
5 20 (23.81%) Python
6 16 (19.05%) SQL
7 15 (17.86%) Clojure
8 10 (11.90%) Ruby
9 8 (9.52%) Lua
10 3 (3.57%) Go
11 2 (2.38%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.38%) C#
11 2 (2.38%) ES6
11 2 (2.38%) F#
11 2 (2.38%) PHP
12 1 (1.19%) Jython
12 1 (1.19%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 6 (7.14%) Degree
2 5 (5.95%) DV Cleared
2 5 (5.95%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) Puppet
2 2 (2.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (10.71%) Oracle
2 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.95%) MuleSoft
4 3 (3.57%) Google
4 3 (3.57%) IBM
4 3 (3.57%) Sun
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