Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Play Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Play Framework over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Play Framework
UK > England
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 958 923 902
Rank change year-on-year -35 -21 +117
Permanent jobs citing Play Framework 156 243 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.37% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 102 216 269
England median annual salary £68,750 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.79% +7.69% +13.04%
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £43,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69% +13.04%

Play Framework is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 61,613 66,394 70,295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.15% 40.35% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 51,349 55,344 61,483
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,869 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.74% +5.26% +5.56%

Play Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Play Framework as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Play Framework in England

Play Framework
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Play Framework in England

Play Framework
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Play Framework in England over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Play Framework in England

Play Framework
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Play Framework within the England region over the 6 months to 16 October 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
London -39 101 £70,000 - 6
South East +26 26 £57,500 - 4
East of England +24 12 £70,000 +57.30%
North of England +4 9 £62,500 +8.70% 5
West Midlands +36 5 £75,000 +53.85% 2
Midlands +22 5 £75,000 +76.47% 3
North West -5 5 £76,250 +32.61% 3
Yorkshire +22 2 £55,000 +29.41%
South West +10 2 - - 1
North East - 2 £47,500 - 2
Play Framework
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing Play Framework 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 England region with a requirement for Play Framework.

1 141 (90.38%) Scala
2 121 (77.56%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (66.03%) Java
4 101 (64.74%) TDD
5 97 (62.18%) Akka
6 81 (51.92%) Microservices
7 75 (48.08%) JavaScript
8 68 (43.59%) SQL
9 64 (41.03%) Scrum
9 64 (41.03%) Spring
10 62 (39.74%) Amazon AWS
11 54 (34.62%) Docker
12 53 (33.97%) Software Engineering
13 44 (28.21%) HTML
14 42 (26.92%) Apache Cassandra
14 42 (26.92%) RESTful
14 42 (26.92%) Kubernetes
15 41 (26.28%) Open Source
16 39 (25.00%) DevOps
16 39 (25.00%) HTTP
17 38 (24.36%) Continuous Delivery
18 37 (23.72%) REST
19 35 (22.44%) Web Services
20 34 (21.79%) Kafka
20 34 (21.79%) Functional Programming
21 33 (21.15%) Node.js
22 32 (20.51%) Spring Boot
23 31 (19.87%) BDD
24 30 (19.23%) Terraform
25 29 (18.59%) Software Architecture

Play Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 27 (17.31%) Apache Spark
2 20 (12.82%) Apache
3 18 (11.54%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (5.77%) Confluence
5 8 (5.13%) JBoss
6 7 (4.49%) WebLogic
7 5 (3.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 21 (13.46%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (3.21%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 62 (39.74%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (13.46%) OpenShift
3 16 (10.26%) Cloud Computing
3 16 (10.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (8.33%) Slack
5 9 (5.77%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (5.77%) GitHub
6 8 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (1.92%) npm
7 3 (1.92%) SaaS
8 2 (1.28%) IaaS
8 2 (1.28%) PaaS
8 2 (1.28%) Serverless
9 1 (0.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.64%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 39 (25.00%) HTTP
2 7 (4.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (26.92%) Apache Cassandra
2 26 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 23 (14.74%) MongoDB
4 21 (13.46%) Amazon RDS
5 20 (12.82%) MySQL
5 20 (12.82%) Relational Database
6 17 (10.90%) Big Data
6 17 (10.90%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (7.05%) Redis
8 5 (3.21%) InfluxDB
8 5 (3.21%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.21%) SQL Server
9 4 (2.56%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.92%) CouchDB
10 3 (1.92%) Neo4j
10 3 (1.92%) Riak
11 1 (0.64%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.64%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.64%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 25 (16.03%) Git (software)
2 19 (12.18%) JUnit
3 18 (11.54%) Jenkins
4 11 (7.05%) Mockito
4 11 (7.05%) Selenium
5 9 (5.77%) CircleCI
5 9 (5.77%) GoCD
5 9 (5.77%) IntelliJ
5 9 (5.77%) JIRA
6 8 (5.13%) Eclipse
7 6 (3.85%) Mocha
7 6 (3.85%) Subversion
8 5 (3.21%) Gatling
9 4 (2.56%) Hudson
10 3 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.92%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.92%) Grunt
10 3 (1.92%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.92%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (1.92%) webpack
General
1 10 (6.41%) Finance
2 9 (5.77%) Retail
3 7 (4.49%) Games
4 4 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.28%) Advertising
5 2 (1.28%) Banking
5 2 (1.28%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.64%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 93 (59.62%) Developer
2 69 (44.23%) Scala Developer
3 39 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 29 (18.59%) Senior Developer
5 28 (17.95%) Java Engineer
6 26 (16.67%) Software Engineer
7 22 (14.10%) Java Software Engineer
8 21 (13.46%) Java Scala Developer
9 19 (12.18%) Senior Java Engineer
10 17 (10.90%) Java Software Developer
11 16 (10.26%) Senior Scala Developer
11 16 (10.26%) Senior Software Engineer
12 15 (9.62%) Senior Java Developer
13 14 (8.97%) Senior Java Software Engineer
14 13 (8.33%) Software Developer
15 12 (7.69%) Architect
15 12 (7.69%) AWS Developer
15 12 (7.69%) Java Scala Software Engineer
15 12 (7.69%) Scala Software Engineer
16 11 (7.05%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (62.18%) Akka
2 64 (41.03%) Spring
3 44 (28.21%) HTML
4 42 (26.92%) RESTful
5 37 (23.72%) REST
6 35 (22.44%) Web Services
7 34 (21.79%) Kafka
8 33 (21.15%) Node.js
9 32 (20.51%) Spring Boot
10 26 (16.67%) CSS
11 22 (14.10%) AngularJS
12 20 (12.82%) HTML5
13 16 (10.26%) JSON
13 16 (10.26%) Spring MVC
14 11 (7.05%) Java EE
14 11 (7.05%) SOAP
14 11 (7.05%) XML
15 10 (6.41%) Apache Wicket
15 10 (6.41%) Backbone.js
15 10 (6.41%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.46%) Hybrid Cloud
2 17 (10.90%) Public Cloud
3 14 (8.97%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (7.05%) Blog
5 8 (5.13%) Fintech
5 8 (5.13%) Life Science
6 7 (4.49%) NHS
7 5 (3.21%) Hedge funds
8 4 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.92%) Internet of Things
9 3 (1.92%) User Experience
10 2 (1.28%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.28%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.28%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.28%) Derivative
10 2 (1.28%) Equities
10 2 (1.28%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (1.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.62%) Linux
2 9 (5.77%) Unix
3 1 (0.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (77.56%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (64.74%) TDD
3 81 (51.92%) Microservices
4 64 (41.03%) Scrum
5 53 (33.97%) Software Engineering
6 41 (26.28%) Open Source
7 39 (25.00%) DevOps
8 38 (24.36%) Continuous Delivery
9 34 (21.79%) Functional Programming
10 31 (19.87%) BDD
11 29 (18.59%) Pair Programming
11 29 (18.59%) Software Architecture
12 26 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (16.67%) E-Commerce
13 24 (15.38%) Kanban
14 22 (14.10%) Machine Learning
15 21 (13.46%) API Design
15 21 (13.46%) Integration Testing
15 21 (13.46%) MVC
16 16 (10.26%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 141 (90.38%) Scala
2 103 (66.03%) Java
3 75 (48.08%) JavaScript
4 68 (43.59%) SQL
5 24 (15.38%) Java 8
6 19 (12.18%) Python
7 15 (9.62%) Ruby
8 12 (7.69%) Groovy
9 8 (5.13%) C
10 7 (4.49%) F#
11 6 (3.85%) ES6
12 5 (3.21%) Lisp
13 4 (2.56%) Clojure
13 4 (2.56%) Haskell
14 3 (1.92%) TypeScript
15 2 (1.28%) Java 9
16 1 (0.64%) C#
16 1 (0.64%) Go
16 1 (0.64%) Kotlin
16 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (7.05%) Degree
2 4 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (2.56%) Master's Degree
3 3 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.92%) DV Cleared
3 3 (1.92%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.64%) MCSA
4 1 (0.64%) MCSD
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.46%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) GDPR
System Software
1 54 (34.62%) Docker
2 1 (0.64%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 42 (26.92%) Kubernetes
2 30 (19.23%) Terraform
3 26 (16.67%) Ansible
4 20 (12.82%) Puppet
5 12 (7.69%) Mesos
6 5 (3.21%) Grafana
6 5 (3.21%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.64%) Apache Shiro
7 1 (0.64%) Oozie
Vendors
1 21 (13.46%) WorldPay
2 15 (9.62%) Google
3 10 (6.41%) Oracle
4 7 (4.49%) webMethods
5 1 (0.64%) Informatica
5 1 (0.64%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.64%) Sybase