Period
to 20 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Scala Developer was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1091 1031 1222
Rank change year-on-year -60 +191 +88
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Scala Developer 101 197 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.058% 0.10% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.11% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 81 187 81
UK median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +4.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £50,000 £48,750 £48,750
90th Percentile £102,500 £105,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £56,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.17% +4.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 166841 184148 211679
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.76% 96.44% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 133583 154294 175388
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £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 20 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Scala Developer in the UK

Senior Scala Developer
Top 8 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 20 October 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 -48 98 £76,250 +17.31% 7
London -47 87 £80,000 +14.29% 7
UK excluding London +34 13 £60,000 +6.67%
South East +39 6 £72,500 +3.57%
South West +14 4 £55,000 +10.00%
Scotland - 2 - -
North of England -1 1 £60,000 +24.35%
North West -15 1 £60,000 +22.45%

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 92 (91.09%) Scala
2 69 (68.32%) Java
3 67 (66.34%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (44.55%) TDD
5 37 (36.63%) Akka
6 32 (31.68%) Apache Spark
7 30 (29.70%) Amazon AWS
7 30 (29.70%) JavaScript
8 29 (28.71%) Finance
9 25 (24.75%) PostgreSQL
10 24 (23.76%) Hadoop
11 23 (22.77%) BDD
11 23 (22.77%) MongoDB
11 23 (22.77%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (22.77%) Play Framework
12 22 (21.78%) Continuous Delivery
12 22 (21.78%) Python
13 21 (20.79%) Scrum
13 21 (20.79%) Open Source
13 21 (20.79%) Jenkins
14 20 (19.80%) Spring
15 19 (18.81%) Linux
15 19 (18.81%) Microservices
16 18 (17.82%) Big Data
17 16 (15.84%) Docker
17 16 (15.84%) Mentoring
17 16 (15.84%) Git (software)
18 15 (14.85%) Microsoft Azure
18 15 (14.85%) C#
18 15 (14.85%) NoSQL

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 32 (31.68%) Apache Spark
2 10 (9.90%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (5.94%) Apache
4 1 (0.99%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 30 (29.70%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (14.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (9.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (7.92%) GitHub
5 7 (6.93%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 6 (5.94%) Amazon S3
7 3 (2.97%) SaaS
8 1 (0.99%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.93%) HTTP
2 4 (3.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.75%) PostgreSQL
2 24 (23.76%) Hadoop
3 23 (22.77%) MongoDB
4 18 (17.82%) Big Data
5 15 (14.85%) NoSQL
6 13 (12.87%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (9.90%) Neo4j
8 7 (6.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 7 (6.93%) Redis
9 3 (2.97%) BigQuery
10 2 (1.98%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.99%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.99%) DB2
11 1 (0.99%) MySQL
11 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (20.79%) Jenkins
2 16 (15.84%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.91%) Jasmine
3 9 (8.91%) Vagrant
4 8 (7.92%) Maven
5 6 (5.94%) JUnit
6 1 (0.99%) Ant
6 1 (0.99%) Gradle
6 1 (0.99%) JIRA
General
1 29 (28.71%) Finance
2 8 (7.92%) Marketing
3 7 (6.93%) Electronics
3 7 (6.93%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.93%) Retail
3 7 (6.93%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.95%) Banking
5 4 (3.96%) Front Office
6 3 (2.97%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.97%) Publishing
7 2 (1.98%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.99%) Games
8 1 (0.99%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (36.63%) Akka
2 23 (22.77%) Play Framework
3 20 (19.80%) Spring
4 15 (14.85%) REST
5 14 (13.86%) RESTful
6 13 (12.87%) Ajax
6 13 (12.87%) AngularJS
7 12 (11.88%) jQuery
7 12 (11.88%) JSON
7 12 (11.88%) Node.js
7 12 (11.88%) RabbitMQ
8 11 (10.89%) HTML
9 8 (7.92%) HTML5
9 8 (7.92%) SOAP
10 7 (6.93%) CSS
10 7 (6.93%) React
10 7 (6.93%) spray
11 6 (5.94%) Spring Boot
11 6 (5.94%) Swagger
12 5 (4.95%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.87%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.91%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.92%) Algorithms
4 7 (6.93%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (5.94%) Fintech
6 2 (1.98%) Derivative
6 2 (1.98%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.99%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.99%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.99%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.81%) Linux
2 2 (1.98%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (66.34%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (44.55%) TDD
3 23 (22.77%) BDD
3 23 (22.77%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (21.78%) Continuous Delivery
5 21 (20.79%) Open Source
5 21 (20.79%) Scrum
6 19 (18.81%) Microservices
7 16 (15.84%) Mentoring
8 14 (13.86%) Functional Programming
9 13 (12.87%) E-Commerce
9 13 (12.87%) Software Engineering
9 13 (12.87%) Test Automation
10 12 (11.88%) Kanban
11 11 (10.89%) OO
12 10 (9.90%) Mathematics
13 7 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (6.93%) Coaching
13 7 (6.93%) Digital Marketing
13 7 (6.93%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (91.09%) Scala
2 69 (68.32%) Java
3 30 (29.70%) JavaScript
4 22 (21.78%) Python
5 15 (14.85%) C#
6 9 (8.91%) C++
6 9 (8.91%) SQL
7 8 (7.92%) Groovy
8 7 (6.93%) C
9 6 (5.94%) R
10 5 (4.95%) F#
11 4 (3.96%) Ruby
12 2 (1.98%) Clojure
12 2 (1.98%) Jython
13 1 (0.99%) Erlang
13 1 (0.99%) Haskell
13 1 (0.99%) Perl
13 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (12.87%) Degree
2 4 (3.96%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) MiFID
System Software
1 16 (15.84%) Docker
2 1 (0.99%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (8.91%) Kubernetes
1 9 (8.91%) Puppet
2 1 (0.99%) Ansible
2 1 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (9.90%) Google
2 7 (6.93%) SAP
3 6 (5.94%) Mercator
4 3 (2.97%) Oracle
5 1 (0.99%) Progress
5 1 (0.99%) Sybase