The median annual salary for a Senior Scala Developer was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 827 854 951
Rank change year-on-year +27 +97  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Scala Developer 63 78 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.071% 0.079% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.082% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 52 77 21
Median salary £80,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,000 £102,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -8.33%  

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 85544 95045 105654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.95% 96.52% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69856 80154 87088
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Scala Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Scala Developer in the UK

Senior Scala Developer
Top 11 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 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 +29 62 £80,000 +14.28% 11
London +33 56 £80,000 +14.28% 9
City of London +37 10 £90,000 +20.00% 2
South West -5 5 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Bristol -29 5 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Croydon - 2 - -
South East +35 1 £60,000 -14.28% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 1 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Scotland - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Amersham - 1 £60,000 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 100 (92.59%) Scala
2 84 (77.78%) Java
3 75 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (52.78%) TDD
5 38 (35.19%) Apache Spark
6 31 (28.70%) Software Engineering
7 30 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (27.78%) Scrum
7 30 (27.78%) Big Data
8 29 (26.85%) BDD
9 26 (24.07%) Akka
10 23 (21.30%) Microservices
11 22 (20.37%) JavaScript
12 21 (19.44%) Kanban
12 21 (19.44%) Spring
13 20 (18.52%) Jenkins
14 19 (17.59%) AngularJS
14 19 (17.59%) Play Framework
14 19 (17.59%) Amazon AWS
14 19 (17.59%) PostgreSQL
15 18 (16.67%) Finance
15 18 (16.67%) Linux
15 18 (16.67%) OO
15 18 (16.67%) Python
15 18 (16.67%) Hadoop
15 18 (16.67%) Git (software)
16 17 (15.74%) RabbitMQ
16 17 (15.74%) Apache Cassandra
17 16 (14.81%) MongoDB
17 16 (14.81%) Continuous Delivery

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 38 (35.19%) Apache Spark
2 11 (10.19%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.70%) Apache
3 4 (3.70%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.93%) Confluence
4 1 (0.93%) JBoss
4 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (2.78%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.59%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (3.70%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (3.70%) GitHub
3 4 (3.70%) SaaS
4 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (27.78%) Big Data
2 19 (17.59%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 17 (15.74%) Apache Cassandra
5 16 (14.81%) MongoDB
6 10 (9.26%) NoSQL
6 10 (9.26%) Redis
7 8 (7.41%) Neo4j
8 4 (3.70%) MySQL
9 3 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (2.78%) Apache Hive
9 3 (2.78%) BigQuery
9 3 (2.78%) Data Mining
9 3 (2.78%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.85%) GIS
10 2 (1.85%) HBase
10 2 (1.85%) Impala
10 2 (1.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 20 (18.52%) Jenkins
2 18 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 14 (12.96%) Vagrant
4 10 (9.26%) JUnit
5 9 (8.33%) Jasmine
6 7 (6.48%) Maven
7 3 (2.78%) Gradle
8 2 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 18 (16.67%) Finance
2 10 (9.26%) Marketing
3 4 (3.70%) Banking
4 3 (2.78%) Electronics
4 3 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.78%) Publishing
4 3 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.85%) Games
6 1 (0.93%) Front Office
6 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Legal
6 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (24.07%) Akka
2 21 (19.44%) Spring
3 19 (17.59%) AngularJS
3 19 (17.59%) Play Framework
4 17 (15.74%) RabbitMQ
5 15 (13.89%) Kafka
5 15 (13.89%) Node.js
5 15 (13.89%) REST
6 14 (12.96%) HTML
6 14 (12.96%) jQuery
7 11 (10.19%) React
7 11 (10.19%) SOAP
8 10 (9.26%) HTML5
8 10 (9.26%) RESTful
9 9 (8.33%) Ajax
9 9 (8.33%) Web Services
10 7 (6.48%) CSS
10 7 (6.48%) Spring MVC
11 4 (3.70%) Hibernate
11 4 (3.70%) Samza
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.89%) Computer Science
2 14 (12.96%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (9.26%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (6.48%) Algorithms
4 7 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.85%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.93%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.93%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (0.93%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.93%) Derivative
6 1 (0.93%) Equities
6 1 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.93%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.93%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (0.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (52.78%) TDD
3 31 (28.70%) Software Engineering
4 30 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (27.78%) Scrum
5 29 (26.85%) BDD
6 23 (21.30%) Microservices
7 21 (19.44%) Kanban
8 18 (16.67%) OO
9 16 (14.81%) Continuous Delivery
9 16 (14.81%) Functional Programming
9 16 (14.81%) Mentoring
10 15 (13.89%) Test Automation
11 13 (12.04%) DevOps
12 11 (10.19%) MVC
12 11 (10.19%) Open Source
13 10 (9.26%) Multithreading
14 8 (7.41%) Continuous Deployment
14 8 (7.41%) RUP
14 8 (7.41%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 100 (92.59%) Scala
2 84 (77.78%) Java
3 22 (20.37%) JavaScript
4 18 (16.67%) Python
5 14 (12.96%) SQL
6 10 (9.26%) C#
7 8 (7.41%) F#
7 8 (7.41%) Groovy
8 7 (6.48%) Ruby
9 3 (2.78%) C
9 3 (2.78%) C++
9 3 (2.78%) Go
9 3 (2.78%) Lua
9 3 (2.78%) R
10 2 (1.85%) Clojure
11 1 (0.93%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.93%) Jython
11 1 (0.93%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (12.96%) Degree
2 10 (9.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) Basel III
1 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.93%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 14 (12.96%) Docker
2 3 (2.78%) HDFS
3 1 (0.93%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 14 (12.96%) Puppet
2 8 (7.41%) Ansible
3 7 (6.48%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.78%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.78%) Mesos
5 2 (1.85%) Marathon
5 2 (1.85%) Oozie
6 1 (0.93%) Graphite
6 1 (0.93%) Kibana
6 1 (0.93%) logstash
Vendors
1 9 (8.33%) Google
2 3 (2.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.78%) SAP
2 3 (2.78%) Sun
3 1 (0.93%) Actian
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle
3 1 (0.93%) Progress
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