The median annual salary for a Senior Scala Developer was £75,000 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 Developer
UK
Rank 810 909 937
Rank change year-on-year +99 +28  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Scala Developer 47 39 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.055% 0.038% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.039% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 45 37 15
Median salary £75,000 £60,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £112,000 £82,000 £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 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 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Scala Developer in the UK

Senior Scala Developer
Top 12 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 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 +107 47 £75,000 +25.00% 12
London +80 42 £80,000 +23.07% 11
City of London +56 7 £87,500 +11.11% 2
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
Croydon +9 2 £61,302 - 1
Bristol +3 2 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Hammersmith -11 1 £75,000 +15.38%
Docklands, London - 1 £55,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -

Senior Scala Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 130 (99.24%) Scala
2 111 (84.73%) Java
3 82 (62.60%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (45.04%) TDD
5 42 (32.06%) Apache Spark
6 38 (29.01%) Spring
7 34 (25.95%) Big Data
8 33 (25.19%) Scrum
8 33 (25.19%) SQL
9 32 (24.43%) JavaScript
10 31 (23.66%) NoSQL
10 31 (23.66%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (23.66%) Microservices
11 30 (22.90%) Node.js
12 28 (21.37%) MongoDB
12 28 (21.37%) Hadoop
12 28 (21.37%) Amazon AWS
13 27 (20.61%) REST
14 26 (19.85%) BDD
15 25 (19.08%) Git (software)
15 25 (19.08%) Akka
16 24 (18.32%) MVC
16 24 (18.32%) Software Engineering
17 22 (16.79%) Elasticsearch
17 22 (16.79%) Groovy
18 21 (16.03%) Kanban
18 21 (16.03%) Python
19 20 (15.27%) JMS
19 20 (15.27%) Linux
19 20 (15.27%) Web Services

Senior 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 42 (32.06%) Apache Spark
2 22 (16.79%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (9.16%) Apache Solr
4 5 (3.82%) Apache
4 5 (3.82%) JBoss
4 5 (3.82%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.76%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.76%) CMS
5 1 (0.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (2.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (6.11%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 28 (21.37%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.58%) Amazon EMR
3 5 (3.82%) SaaS
4 4 (3.05%) GitHub
5 3 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.53%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (1.53%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.76%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.40%) HTTP
2 2 (1.53%) Internet
3 1 (0.76%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (25.95%) Big Data
2 31 (23.66%) NoSQL
3 28 (21.37%) Hadoop
3 28 (21.37%) MongoDB
4 15 (11.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 15 (11.45%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (11.45%) Redis
5 14 (10.69%) Apache Hive
6 13 (9.92%) MySQL
7 9 (6.87%) HBase
7 9 (6.87%) Impala
7 9 (6.87%) RDBMS
7 9 (6.87%) Relational Database
8 8 (6.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 8 (6.11%) Data Mining
8 8 (6.11%) Neo4j
9 6 (4.58%) SQL Server
10 3 (2.29%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (2.29%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (2.29%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 25 (19.08%) Git (software)
2 20 (15.27%) Jenkins
3 15 (11.45%) Maven
4 11 (8.40%) Vagrant
5 10 (7.63%) JUnit
6 8 (6.11%) Subversion
7 3 (2.29%) Gradle
7 3 (2.29%) Mockito
8 2 (1.53%) Babel
8 2 (1.53%) JIRA
8 2 (1.53%) webpack
9 1 (0.76%) GitLab
General
1 18 (13.74%) Banking
2 14 (10.69%) Finance
3 13 (9.92%) Investment Banking
4 12 (9.16%) Marketing
5 7 (5.34%) Advertising
6 5 (3.82%) Games
7 3 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.53%) Music Industry
8 2 (1.53%) Publishing
9 1 (0.76%) Front Office
9 1 (0.76%) Legal
9 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (29.01%) Spring
2 30 (22.90%) Node.js
3 27 (20.61%) REST
4 25 (19.08%) Akka
5 20 (15.27%) AngularJS
5 20 (15.27%) JMS
5 20 (15.27%) Web Services
6 19 (14.50%) HTML
6 19 (14.50%) Kafka
7 18 (13.74%) RESTful
7 18 (13.74%) SOAP
8 16 (12.21%) JSON
9 14 (10.69%) ActiveMQ
9 14 (10.69%) Play Framework
9 14 (10.69%) RabbitMQ
10 13 (9.92%) React
11 10 (7.63%) CSS
11 10 (7.63%) HTML5
11 10 (7.63%) spray
12 9 (6.87%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.11%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.34%) Algorithms
2 7 (5.34%) Replication
3 6 (4.58%) Reference Data
4 5 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.05%) Equities
5 4 (3.05%) User Experience
6 3 (2.29%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.29%) Life Science
6 3 (2.29%) Social Network
7 2 (1.53%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.53%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.76%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (0.76%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.76%) Derivative
8 1 (0.76%) Fintech
8 1 (0.76%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.27%) Linux
2 2 (1.53%) Windows
3 1 (0.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (62.60%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (45.04%) TDD
3 33 (25.19%) Scrum
4 31 (23.66%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (23.66%) Microservices
5 26 (19.85%) BDD
6 24 (18.32%) MVC
6 24 (18.32%) Software Engineering
7 21 (16.03%) Kanban
8 17 (12.98%) Machine Learning
9 15 (11.45%) Functional Programming
9 15 (11.45%) SDLC
10 14 (10.69%) Mentoring
11 13 (9.92%) Open Source
12 12 (9.16%) Analytics
12 12 (9.16%) Multithreading
12 12 (9.16%) OO
13 11 (8.40%) Data Integration
13 11 (8.40%) DevOps
14 10 (7.63%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 130 (99.24%) Scala
2 111 (84.73%) Java
3 33 (25.19%) SQL
4 32 (24.43%) JavaScript
5 22 (16.79%) Groovy
6 21 (16.03%) Python
7 15 (11.45%) Clojure
8 11 (8.40%) Ruby
9 8 (6.11%) Lua
10 5 (3.82%) C#
11 3 (2.29%) F#
11 3 (2.29%) Go
12 2 (1.53%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.53%) ES6
12 2 (1.53%) PHP
12 2 (1.53%) R
13 1 (0.76%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.76%) Jython
13 1 (0.76%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (13.74%) Degree
2 5 (3.82%) DV Cleared
2 5 (3.82%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.76%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.05%) QA
2 2 (1.53%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.76%) Basel III
3 1 (0.76%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 12 (9.16%) Docker
2 4 (3.05%) HDFS
3 1 (0.76%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (6.11%) Puppet
2 7 (5.34%) Ansible
2 7 (5.34%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.29%) Oozie
4 2 (1.53%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.76%) Graphite
5 1 (0.76%) Kibana
5 1 (0.76%) logstash
5 1 (0.76%) Mesos
Vendors
1 11 (8.40%) Oracle
2 6 (4.58%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.82%) MuleSoft
4 4 (3.05%) Google
5 3 (2.29%) IBM
5 3 (2.29%) Sun
6 1 (0.76%) Actian
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