The table below looks at the statistics for Play Framework skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Play Framework over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Play Framework
Rank 841 807 881
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +74
Permanent jobs citing Play Framework 60 63 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.059% 0.016%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.15% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 54 63 19
Average salary £48,413 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.97% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £68,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £57,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-30.43% +24.32%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44832 42231 47658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.27% 39.38% 40.65%
Number of salaries quoted 37729 36573 41998
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Play Framework
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Play Framework within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Play Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Play Framework
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Play Framework within the UK.

Play Framework Salary Trend in the UK

Play Framework
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Play Framework over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 within the UK.

Play Framework Salary Histogram in the UK

Play Framework
Top 25 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Play Framework within the UK over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -28 59 £47,500 -13.63% 11
London -35 31 £52,500 -4.54% 5
Dorset - 12 £40,000 - 1
South West - 12 £40,000 - 1
Poole - 10 £40,000 - 1
South East -26 9 £56,250 -6.25% 2
North West - 5 £32,500 - 1
Surrey - 5 £40,000 - 1
City of London -39 3 £57,500 +31.42% 3
Manchester - 3 £32,500 - 1
Guildford - 3 £40,000 -
Berkshire -6 2 £77,500 +31.91% 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £42,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £30,000 -
Bournemouth - 2 £45,000 -
Chester - 2 £30,000 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £42,500 -
Salford - 2 £32,500 - 1
Woking - 2 £70,000 - 1
Yorkshire -54 1 £49,325 +51.76% 1
Derby - 1 £45,000 -
Leeds - 1 £49,325 -
Derbyshire - 1 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £49,325 -

Play Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Play Framework also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Play Framework.

1 127 (80.38%) Scala
2 114 (72.15%) Java
3 92 (58.23%) Agile Software Development
4 79 (50.00%) HTML
5 78 (49.37%) JavaScript
6 74 (46.84%) RESTful
7 73 (46.20%) CSS
8 69 (43.67%) JSON
9 68 (43.04%) TDD
10 66 (41.77%) HTML5
11 64 (40.51%) Git (software)
12 61 (38.61%) XML
12 61 (38.61%) Continuous Integration
13 59 (37.34%) MVC
14 55 (34.81%) Degree
14 55 (34.81%) Jenkins
15 53 (33.54%) Linux
15 53 (33.54%) Ajax
15 53 (33.54%) CSS3
16 52 (32.91%) Scrum
17 50 (31.65%) HTTP
18 48 (30.38%) Python
19 45 (28.48%) MySQL
19 45 (28.48%) Computer Science
20 44 (27.85%) Akka
21 42 (26.58%) jQuery
22 39 (24.68%) Finance
23 38 (24.05%) Web Services
24 37 (23.42%) Ruby
25 34 (21.52%) Software Engineering

Play Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Play Framework also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Play Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (21.52%) Node.js
2 15 (9.49%) Apache
2 15 (9.49%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.43%) CMS
3 7 (4.43%) nginx
4 6 (3.80%) Oracle Coherence
5 5 (3.16%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.16%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.53%) Liferay
7 3 (1.90%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.90%) Mule
8 2 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.27%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.27%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.63%) Resin
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.43%) GitHub
3 3 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (31.65%) HTTP
2 4 (2.53%) SSL
2 4 (2.53%) Internet
3 3 (1.90%) Firewall
3 3 (1.90%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (28.48%) MySQL
2 30 (18.99%) NoSQL
3 24 (15.19%) MongoDB
4 18 (11.39%) Relational Database
5 14 (8.86%) Big Data
6 8 (5.06%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (4.43%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (3.80%) SQL Server
8 6 (3.80%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.53%) Couchbase
9 4 (2.53%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.90%) DB2
10 3 (1.90%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.27%) Redis
12 1 (0.63%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 64 (40.51%) Git (software)
2 55 (34.81%) Jenkins
3 23 (14.56%) JUnit
4 20 (12.66%) Subversion
5 17 (10.76%) Maven
6 16 (10.13%) Eclipse
7 14 (8.86%) Mercurial
8 12 (7.59%) Ant
9 11 (6.96%) JIRA
10 10 (6.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (4.43%) Hudson
11 7 (4.43%) Gerrit
12 6 (3.80%) Selenium
13 5 (3.16%) Mockito
14 4 (2.53%) jMock
15 3 (1.90%) Cucumber
16 2 (1.27%) Gradle
17 1 (0.63%) Jasmine
17 1 (0.63%) Grunt
General
1 39 (24.68%) Finance
2 15 (9.49%) Advertising
3 11 (6.96%) Marketing
4 10 (6.33%) Retail
4 10 (6.33%) Games
5 3 (1.90%) Legal
5 3 (1.90%) Front Office
5 3 (1.90%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.63%) Electronics
6 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.63%) Publishing
6 1 (0.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 127 (80.38%) Developer
2 52 (32.91%) Java Developer
3 15 (9.49%) Web Developer
3 15 (9.49%) Scala Developer
4 12 (7.59%) Front-End Developer
5 10 (6.33%) Software Engineer
5 10 (6.33%) Software Developer
6 9 (5.70%) Senior Developer
7 8 (5.06%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (5.06%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (4.43%) Java Engineer
8 7 (4.43%) Architect
9 6 (3.80%) Senior Java Engineer
10 5 (3.16%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 5 (3.16%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (3.16%) Programmer
11 4 (2.53%) Lead Developer
11 4 (2.53%) Java Analyst Programmer
11 4 (2.53%) Analyst
11 4 (2.53%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (50.00%) HTML
2 74 (46.84%) RESTful
3 73 (46.20%) CSS
4 69 (43.67%) JSON
5 66 (41.77%) HTML5
6 61 (38.61%) XML
7 53 (33.54%) Ajax
7 53 (33.54%) CSS3
8 44 (27.85%) Akka
9 42 (26.58%) jQuery
10 38 (24.05%) Web Services
11 33 (20.89%) Ruby on Rails
12 32 (20.25%) AngularJS
13 31 (19.62%) Spring
14 28 (17.72%) LESS
15 25 (15.82%) REST
16 21 (13.29%) J2EE
17 20 (12.66%) JPA
18 18 (11.39%) Guice
19 17 (10.76%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 45 (28.48%) Computer Science
2 24 (15.19%) Open Source
3 15 (9.49%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.80%) Social Media
5 5 (3.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (2.53%) Social Network
6 4 (2.53%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.90%) Derivative
7 3 (1.90%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.90%) Physics
7 3 (1.90%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.90%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.63%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.63%) DTV
8 1 (0.63%) iPhone
8 1 (0.63%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.63%) iPad
8 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (33.54%) Linux
2 20 (12.66%) UNIX
3 10 (6.33%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.90%) Android
5 2 (1.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (58.23%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (43.04%) TDD
3 61 (38.61%) Continuous Integration
4 59 (37.34%) MVC
5 52 (32.91%) Scrum
6 34 (21.52%) Software Engineering
7 33 (20.89%) Unit Testing
8 28 (17.72%) OOP
8 28 (17.72%) OO
9 24 (15.19%) Responsive Web Design
10 22 (13.92%) Kanban
11 18 (11.39%) Multithreading
11 18 (11.39%) Refactoring
12 17 (10.76%) Pair Programming
13 16 (10.13%) Automated Testing
14 15 (9.49%) Functional Programming
15 14 (8.86%) DevOps
15 14 (8.86%) Time Management
16 13 (8.23%) BDD
16 13 (8.23%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 127 (80.38%) Scala
2 114 (72.15%) Java
3 78 (49.37%) JavaScript
4 48 (30.38%) Python
5 37 (23.42%) Ruby
6 27 (17.09%) SQL
7 12 (7.59%) C#
8 10 (6.33%) Golang
9 8 (5.06%) C++
10 7 (4.43%) Groovy
10 7 (4.43%) Perl
10 7 (4.43%) PHP
11 5 (3.16%) XPath
11 5 (3.16%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.53%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.27%) Haskell
13 2 (1.27%) Erlang
13 2 (1.27%) Clojure
14 1 (0.63%) F#
Qualifications
1 55 (34.81%) Degree
2 7 (4.43%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.90%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (12.03%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (8.86%) Puppet
3 10 (6.33%) Ansible
4 7 (4.43%) Capistrano
5 6 (3.80%) YUM
6 3 (1.90%) Nagios
6 3 (1.90%) Ganglia
6 3 (1.90%) collectd
Vendors
1 21 (13.29%) Google
2 16 (10.13%) Oracle
3 5 (3.16%) JBoss
4 2 (1.27%) IBM
4 2 (1.27%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.63%) hybris
5 1 (0.63%) Venda
5 1 (0.63%) Demandware
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.63%) ATG
5 1 (0.63%) SAP
Poole, Dorset
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TRG
Salary: £32000 - £42000 Per Annum Excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 32000-42000 Per Annum Excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London, Swansea, Reading, Belfast
Kainos
Salary: £30,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Salford, Manchester, North West
BBC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago