Period
to 23 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Scala Developer was £86,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1122 1055 1198
Rank change year-on-year -67 +143 +62
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Scala Developer 71 124 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.040% 0.072% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.075% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 38 114 82
UK median annual salary £86,250 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.21% +16.67% -11.11%
10th Percentile £62,500 £52,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £106,500 £105,875 £87,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year -10.71% +24.44% +18.42%

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 170,982 165,350 196,339
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.46% 96.55% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 139,864 137,303 164,769
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +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 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Scala Developer in the UK

Senior Scala Developer
Top 7 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 23 April 2018. 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 -85 71 £86,250 +23.21% 5
London -72 50 £87,500 +25.00% 3
UK excluding London -20 21 £62,500 -10.71% 3
East of England - 19 £55,000 -
North of England -20 2 £66,250 +20.45%
North West -9 1 £62,500 +13.64%
North East - 1 £70,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, Senior Scala Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Senior Scala Developer in the job title.

1 69 (97.18%) Scala
2 60 (84.51%) Java
3 50 (70.42%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (63.38%) Python
5 44 (61.97%) Akka
6 43 (60.56%) Finance
7 42 (59.15%) AngularJS
8 41 (57.75%) Amazon AWS
8 41 (57.75%) TDD
8 41 (57.75%) Docker
9 40 (56.34%) SQL
10 39 (54.93%) E-Commerce
10 39 (54.93%) RESTful
10 39 (54.93%) Fintech
11 38 (53.52%) Continuous Integration
11 38 (53.52%) Ruby
11 38 (53.52%) .NET
12 37 (52.11%) JavaScript
13 36 (50.70%) Software Engineering
14 35 (49.30%) Spring
14 35 (49.30%) GitHub
14 35 (49.30%) Jenkins
15 34 (47.89%) DevOps
15 34 (47.89%) NoSQL
15 34 (47.89%) Cryptography
16 33 (46.48%) Apache Cassandra
16 33 (46.48%) Microservices
16 33 (46.48%) Continuous Delivery
17 32 (45.07%) OpenShift
17 32 (45.07%) Sonatype Nexus

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 10 (14.08%) Apache Spark
2 9 (12.68%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (7.04%) Apache
Business Applications
1 18 (25.35%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 41 (57.75%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (49.30%) GitHub
3 32 (45.07%) OpenShift
4 5 (7.04%) Amazon EMR
5 4 (5.63%) SaaS
6 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (1.41%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (47.89%) NoSQL
2 33 (46.48%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (15.49%) Big Data
4 9 (12.68%) Hadoop
5 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
6 5 (7.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (7.04%) Amazon Redshift
6 5 (7.04%) Couchbase
6 5 (7.04%) OpenTSDB
6 5 (7.04%) Parquet
6 5 (7.04%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (5.63%) MySQL
8 3 (4.23%) HBase
9 2 (2.82%) Blockchain
10 1 (1.41%) Data Lake
10 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 35 (49.30%) Jenkins
2 32 (45.07%) Cucumber
2 32 (45.07%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.23%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.82%) Maven
5 1 (1.41%) Ant
5 1 (1.41%) Gradle
5 1 (1.41%) JIRA
General
1 43 (60.56%) Finance
2 32 (45.07%) Games
3 5 (7.04%) Banking
4 2 (2.82%) Retail
5 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (61.97%) Akka
2 42 (59.15%) AngularJS
3 39 (54.93%) RESTful
4 38 (53.52%) .NET
5 35 (49.30%) Spring
6 32 (45.07%) .NET Framework
6 32 (45.07%) Web Services
7 16 (22.54%) Node.js
8 9 (12.68%) Play Framework
9 8 (11.27%) RabbitMQ
10 7 (9.86%) Kafka
10 7 (9.86%) React
11 5 (7.04%) Apache Thrift
11 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET
11 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (7.04%) Elastic Stack
11 5 (7.04%) PostGIS
11 5 (7.04%) Protocol Buffers
11 5 (7.04%) Samza
Miscellaneous
1 39 (54.93%) Fintech
2 32 (45.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 32 (45.07%) Online Games
2 32 (45.07%) Private Cloud
3 15 (21.13%) Public Cloud
4 6 (8.45%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.23%) Credit Derivative
5 3 (4.23%) Derivative
5 3 (4.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (4.23%) Market Risk
6 2 (2.82%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.82%) Equities
6 2 (2.82%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.82%) User Experience
7 1 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.41%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 32 (45.07%) Android
1 32 (45.07%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.23%) Linux
3 2 (2.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (70.42%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (57.75%) TDD
3 39 (54.93%) E-Commerce
4 38 (53.52%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (50.70%) Software Engineering
6 34 (47.89%) Cryptography
6 34 (47.89%) DevOps
7 33 (46.48%) Continuous Delivery
7 33 (46.48%) Microservices
8 32 (45.07%) DDoS Mitigation
8 32 (45.07%) ERD
8 32 (45.07%) Integration Testing
8 32 (45.07%) Software Architecture
8 32 (45.07%) Wireframes
9 13 (18.31%) Functional Programming
10 9 (12.68%) OOP
10 9 (12.68%) Open Source
11 6 (8.45%) Problem-Solving
12 5 (7.04%) MVC
13 4 (5.63%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 69 (97.18%) Scala
2 60 (84.51%) Java
3 45 (63.38%) Python
4 40 (56.34%) SQL
5 38 (53.52%) Ruby
6 37 (52.11%) JavaScript
7 14 (19.72%) PHP
8 7 (9.86%) C#
9 6 (8.45%) F#
10 5 (7.04%) CoffeeScript
11 4 (5.63%) Groovy
11 4 (5.63%) Java 8
12 3 (4.23%) C++
12 3 (4.23%) Kotlin
13 2 (2.82%) Clojure
13 2 (2.82%) Go
13 2 (2.82%) Rust
14 1 (1.41%) Haskell
14 1 (1.41%) Jython
14 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) Degree
2 3 (4.23%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (45.07%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 41 (57.75%) Docker
2 5 (7.04%) HDFS
3 1 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (21.13%) Puppet
2 14 (19.72%) Ansible
3 5 (7.04%) Graphite
3 5 (7.04%) Kibana
3 5 (7.04%) logstash
3 5 (7.04%) Mesos
4 1 (1.41%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 32 (45.07%) WorldPay