Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scala
England > West Midlands
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 248 271 277
Rank change year-on-year +23 +6 -12
Permanent jobs citing Scala 48 44 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.59% 0.44% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.38% 0.84% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 37 42
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -8.70% -28.13%
10th Percentile £27,200 £37,500 £31,179
90th Percentile £69,000 £75,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +4.00%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,487 5,209 5,109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 42.54% 51.73% 46.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,917 4,469 4,275
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Scala as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Scala in the West Midlands

Scala
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Scala in the West Midlands

Scala
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Scala in the West Midlands

Scala
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 11 December 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
Birmingham +29 32 £41,250 -31.25% 6
Shropshire +9 8 £45,000 -28.00% 3
Coventry +13 6 - -
Warwickshire +25 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT jobs citing Scala also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Scala.

1 46 (95.83%) Java
2 32 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 28 (58.33%) Python
3 28 (58.33%) Shell Script
4 27 (56.25%) SQL
5 25 (52.08%) .NET
6 24 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
7 23 (47.92%) Microsoft Azure
7 23 (47.92%) Web Services
7 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
8 22 (45.83%) Active Directory
8 22 (45.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (45.83%) RDBMS
8 22 (45.83%) MCSE
8 22 (45.83%) MCSA
8 22 (45.83%) PL/SQL
8 22 (45.83%) Microsoft Office
8 22 (45.83%) ASP.NET
8 22 (45.83%) Project Management
8 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (45.83%) Amazon EC2
8 22 (45.83%) Amazon S3
8 22 (45.83%) Network Security
8 22 (45.83%) Security Cleared
8 22 (45.83%) Enterprise Architecture
8 22 (45.83%) Amazon SQS
8 22 (45.83%) Office 365
8 22 (45.83%) Amazon Redshift
8 22 (45.83%) ASP.NET Web API
8 22 (45.83%) Amazon Kinesis

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (4.17%) WildFly
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 22 (45.83%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (47.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (45.83%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (45.83%) Amazon EMR
3 22 (45.83%) Amazon Kinesis
3 22 (45.83%) Amazon S3
3 22 (45.83%) Amazon SQS
3 22 (45.83%) AWS Lambda
3 22 (45.83%) Azure Active Directory
3 22 (45.83%) Office 365
3 22 (45.83%) Serverless
4 3 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.08%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (2.08%) Heroku
5 1 (2.08%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 22 (45.83%) Network Security
2 4 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 22 (45.83%) Amazon RDS
2 22 (45.83%) Amazon Redshift
2 22 (45.83%) Cosmos DB
2 22 (45.83%) RDBMS
3 12 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 9 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (8.33%) Big Data
6 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
7 3 (6.25%) MySQL
8 2 (4.17%) HBase
8 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
8 2 (4.17%) Neo4j
9 1 (2.08%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (2.08%) HDInsight
9 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Git (software)
1 10 (20.83%) JUnit
2 7 (14.58%) Jenkins
3 6 (12.50%) JBehave
4 5 (10.42%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.17%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.08%) JIRA
6 1 (2.08%) Selenium
6 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.08%) Subversion
6 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (14.58%) Retail
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Architect
2 22 (45.83%) Cloud Architect
2 22 (45.83%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 22 (45.83%) Lead Architect
2 22 (45.83%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 22 (45.83%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (31.25%) Developer
4 11 (22.92%) Java Developer
5 9 (18.75%) Senior Developer
6 7 (14.58%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Digital Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Software Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Analyst
10 1 (2.08%) Lead Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Software Architect
10 1 (2.08%) Technical Architect
10 1 (2.08%) Test Analyst
10 1 (2.08%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (52.08%) .NET
2 23 (47.92%) Web Services
3 22 (45.83%) ASP.NET
3 22 (45.83%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (25.00%) Node.js
5 10 (20.83%) RESTful
5 10 (20.83%) Spring
6 7 (14.58%) Kafka
6 7 (14.58%) REST
7 6 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
7 6 (12.50%) Hibernate
7 6 (12.50%) HornetQ
7 6 (12.50%) JMS
8 5 (10.42%) AngularJS
9 4 (8.33%) CSS
9 4 (8.33%) HTML
9 4 (8.33%) Play Framework
10 3 (6.25%) Ajax
10 3 (6.25%) Dropwizard
10 3 (6.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Smart Meter
2 3 (6.25%) NHS
3 2 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (45.83%) Enterprise Architecture
1 22 (45.83%) Identity Access Management
1 22 (45.83%) Presales
1 22 (45.83%) Project Management
1 22 (45.83%) Thought Leadership
1 22 (45.83%) Vendor Relationship Management
2 16 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (31.25%) Continuous Delivery
3 15 (31.25%) Microservices
3 15 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 12 (25.00%) Scrum
4 12 (25.00%) TDD
5 9 (18.75%) BDD
6 7 (14.58%) Data Protection
7 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 6 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (12.50%) Open Source
7 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.42%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 46 (95.83%) Java
2 28 (58.33%) Python
2 28 (58.33%) Shell Script
3 27 (56.25%) SQL
4 22 (45.83%) PL/SQL
5 17 (35.42%) JavaScript
6 12 (25.00%) Groovy
6 12 (25.00%) Ruby
7 6 (12.50%) Java 8
8 3 (6.25%) C#
9 2 (4.17%) Go
9 2 (4.17%) PHP
10 1 (2.08%) HiveQL
10 1 (2.08%) R
10 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (45.83%) MCSA
1 22 (45.83%) MCSE
1 22 (45.83%) Microsoft Certification
1 22 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) GDPR
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 22 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 11 (22.92%) Docker
3 2 (4.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (22.92%) Puppet
2 6 (12.50%) Marathon
3 5 (10.42%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.08%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.75%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.08%) Google
3 1 (2.08%) Hortonworks
3 1 (2.08%) Splunk
3 1 (2.08%) Twitter