Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Scala skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scala over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 125 140
Rank change year-on-year +11 +15 -10
Permanent jobs citing Scala 23 32 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.11% 1.21% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.31% 2.33% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 15
Wales median annual salary £52,700 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.38% +16.67% +55.90%
10th Percentile £29,650 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £55,349 £85,000 £65,750
UK median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +8.70%

Scala is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 994 1375 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 47.86% 51.98% 51.64%
Number of salaries quoted 913 1236 1185
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,320 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £47,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Scala as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Scala in Wales

Scala
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Scala in Wales

Scala
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in Wales over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Scala in Wales

Scala
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Wales region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
South Wales +22 23 £52,700 +0.38%
Scala
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Scala also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Scala.

1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (91.30%) SQL
3 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
3 17 (73.91%) Node.js
4 15 (65.22%) NoSQL
4 15 (65.22%) R
4 15 (65.22%) CSS3
4 15 (65.22%) Go
4 15 (65.22%) DevOps
4 15 (65.22%) Django
4 15 (65.22%) Hadoop
4 15 (65.22%) SaaS
4 15 (65.22%) PaaS
4 15 (65.22%) CSS
4 15 (65.22%) Python
4 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (65.22%) Ruby
4 15 (65.22%) Ruby on Rails
4 15 (65.22%) Apache Spark
5 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
6 11 (47.83%) Test Automation
7 9 (39.13%) Coaching
8 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
8 6 (26.09%) JUnit
8 6 (26.09%) SOAP
8 6 (26.09%) Finance
8 6 (26.09%) TDD
8 6 (26.09%) Pair Programming
8 6 (26.09%) User Stories
8 6 (26.09%) Relational Database

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 15 (65.22%) Apache Spark
2 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (65.22%) PaaS
1 15 (65.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) Hadoop
1 15 (65.22%) NoSQL
2 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) JUnit
2 1 (4.35%) Ant
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Gradle
2 1 (4.35%) Maven
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) TestNG
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Java Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Software Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Java Scala Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Lead Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Scala Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Junior
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Java Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) Node.js
2 15 (65.22%) CSS
2 15 (65.22%) CSS3
2 15 (65.22%) Django
2 15 (65.22%) Ruby on Rails
3 6 (26.09%) REST
3 6 (26.09%) SOAP
4 3 (13.04%) Spring
4 3 (13.04%) Web Services
5 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
5 2 (8.70%) Apache Flex
5 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
5 2 (8.70%) J2EE
5 2 (8.70%) RESTful
6 1 (4.35%) XML
6 1 (4.35%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (65.22%) DevOps
2 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
3 11 (47.83%) Test Automation
4 9 (39.13%) Coaching
5 6 (26.09%) BDD
5 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (26.09%) Pair Programming
5 6 (26.09%) Static Code Analysis
5 6 (26.09%) TDD
5 6 (26.09%) User Stories
6 5 (21.74%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (17.39%) Functional Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Dependency Management
8 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
8 2 (8.70%) OO
8 2 (8.70%) Open Source
9 1 (4.35%) SDLC
9 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (91.30%) SQL
3 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
4 15 (65.22%) Go
4 15 (65.22%) Python
4 15 (65.22%) R
4 15 (65.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
1 2 (8.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA