Period
to 19 August 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Scala Developer was £77,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 August 2017.

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

Senior Scala Developer
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1063 1085 1220
Rank change year-on-year +22 +135 +75
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Scala Developer 120 179 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.068% 0.091% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.094% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 100 174 61
UK median annual salary £77,500 £66,250 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.98% +1.92% +13.04%
10th Percentile £50,000 £48,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £108,750 £105,000 £110,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -8.33% +9.09%

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 169664 190277 209696
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.90% 96.49% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 137041 160037 172615
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Senior Scala Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Senior Scala Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Scala Developer in the UK

Senior Scala Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Scala Developer in the UK

Senior Scala Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Scala Developer over the 6 months to 19 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Scala Developer in the UK

Senior Scala Developer
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Scala Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 19 August 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +23 118 £77,500 +16.98% 6
London -11 105 £80,000 +14.29% 6
UK excluding London +60 15 £55,000 -
South West -4 8 £55,000 +10.00%
South East +61 5 £72,500 +3.57%
Scotland - 2 - -

Senior Scala Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 August 2017, Senior 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 Scala Developer in the job title.

1 108 (90.00%) Scala
2 90 (75.00%) Java
3 85 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (50.83%) TDD
5 42 (35.00%) Apache Spark
6 34 (28.33%) BDD
6 34 (28.33%) JavaScript
6 34 (28.33%) Scrum
7 33 (27.50%) Finance
7 33 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
8 32 (26.67%) Big Data
8 32 (26.67%) Akka
9 30 (25.00%) Hadoop
10 29 (24.17%) Software Engineering
11 24 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 23 (19.17%) Microservices
12 23 (19.17%) Docker
12 23 (19.17%) Open Source
13 22 (18.33%) Python
14 21 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
14 21 (17.50%) Degree
14 21 (17.50%) Play Framework
14 21 (17.50%) Jenkins
14 21 (17.50%) MongoDB
15 20 (16.67%) AngularJS
15 20 (16.67%) Linux
16 19 (15.83%) C#
16 19 (15.83%) Node.js
17 18 (15.00%) Mentoring

Senior Scala Developer Skill Set
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 42 (35.00%) Apache Spark
2 9 (7.50%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (5.00%) Apache
4 3 (2.50%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.83%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 32 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (6.67%) GitHub
5 6 (5.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (3.33%) SaaS
7 3 (2.50%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (1.67%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.17%) Internet
2 2 (1.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (26.67%) Big Data
2 30 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 21 (17.50%) MongoDB
3 21 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 15 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 10 (8.33%) Redis
6 9 (7.50%) Neo4j
7 6 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (2.50%) BigQuery
8 3 (2.50%) MySQL
9 2 (1.67%) GIS
9 2 (1.67%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.83%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.83%) DB2
10 1 (0.83%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (17.50%) Jenkins
2 18 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 10 (8.33%) Maven
3 10 (8.33%) Vagrant
4 9 (7.50%) Jasmine
5 7 (5.83%) JUnit
6 2 (1.67%) Gradle
6 2 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 33 (27.50%) Finance
2 14 (11.67%) Marketing
3 7 (5.83%) Electronics
3 7 (5.83%) Manufacturing
3 7 (5.83%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.00%) Retail
5 5 (4.17%) Banking
6 3 (2.50%) Publishing
7 2 (1.67%) Front Office
8 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.83%) Games
8 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.83%) Law
8 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (26.67%) Akka
2 21 (17.50%) Play Framework
3 20 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 19 (15.83%) Node.js
5 18 (15.00%) Spring
6 17 (14.17%) HTML
7 16 (13.33%) REST
8 14 (11.67%) jQuery
8 14 (11.67%) Kafka
9 13 (10.83%) HTML5
9 13 (10.83%) RabbitMQ
9 13 (10.83%) RESTful
10 12 (10.00%) Ajax
11 11 (9.17%) JSON
11 11 (9.17%) React
12 9 (7.50%) CSS
13 8 (6.67%) SOAP
14 7 (5.83%) spray
15 5 (4.17%) Hibernate
15 5 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 14 (11.67%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (9.17%) Algorithms
3 11 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (9.17%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.67%) Fintech
5 1 (0.83%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.83%) Derivative
5 1 (0.83%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (0.83%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.83%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.83%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (0.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (50.83%) TDD
3 34 (28.33%) BDD
3 34 (28.33%) Scrum
4 33 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (24.17%) Software Engineering
6 24 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 23 (19.17%) Microservices
7 23 (19.17%) Open Source
8 18 (15.00%) Kanban
8 18 (15.00%) Mentoring
9 16 (13.33%) OO
10 15 (12.50%) Functional Programming
10 15 (12.50%) Test Automation
11 13 (10.83%) E-Commerce
12 12 (10.00%) DevOps
13 10 (8.33%) Mathematics
14 8 (6.67%) Continuous Deployment
15 7 (5.83%) Coaching
15 7 (5.83%) Data-Driven Marketing
Programming Languages
1 108 (90.00%) Scala
2 90 (75.00%) Java
3 34 (28.33%) JavaScript
4 22 (18.33%) Python
5 19 (15.83%) C#
6 11 (9.17%) SQL
7 9 (7.50%) C++
7 9 (7.50%) R
8 8 (6.67%) F#
9 7 (5.83%) C
9 7 (5.83%) Groovy
10 4 (3.33%) Ruby
11 3 (2.50%) Clojure
12 2 (1.67%) Go
12 2 (1.67%) Jython
13 1 (0.83%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.83%) Perl
13 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (17.50%) Degree
2 11 (9.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) MiFID
System Software
1 23 (19.17%) Docker
2 1 (0.83%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (8.33%) Puppet
2 8 (6.67%) Ansible
3 7 (5.83%) Kubernetes
3 7 (5.83%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.67%) Marathon
4 2 (1.67%) Mesos
Vendors
1 13 (10.83%) Google
2 7 (5.83%) SAP
3 3 (2.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.50%) Sun
4 2 (1.67%) Mercator
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle
5 1 (0.83%) Progress
5 1 (0.83%) Sybase