The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Play Framework
UK
Rank 758 827 873
Rank change year-on-year +69 +46  
Permanent jobs citing Play Framework 99 121 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.12% 0.081%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.31% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 85 110 73
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% -8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £79,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -28.57%  

Play Framework is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 33917 39483 39806
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 39.92% 38.35% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 28958 33994 33773
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Play Framework
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Play Framework as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Play Framework 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.

Salary trend for Play Framework in the UK

Play Framework
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Play Framework over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Play Framework in the UK

Play Framework
Top 25 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Play Framework within the UK over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +72 88 £65,000 +18.18% 21
London +48 52 £67,500 +12.50% 10
South East +85 32 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Berkshire +45 10 £45,000 -45.45%
Newbury - 10 £45,000 -
West Sussex - 8 £87,500 - 2
City of London +54 6 £81,250 +62.50%
Brighton +20 6 £75,000 +50.00%
East Sussex +7 6 £75,000 +50.00%
Wales +8 5 £37,500 - 1
Sussex - 5 £55,000 -
Newport - 5 £37,500 - 1
South Wales - 5 £37,500 - 1
North West -25 4 £59,000 -5.60% 2
Manchester -27 4 £59,000 -5.60% 1
Scotland - 3 £40,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Oxford - 2 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £50,000 -
Worthing - 1 £55,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £52,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £52,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 £55,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £75,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £40,000 - 1

Play Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 208 (89.27%) Scala
2 183 (78.54%) Java
3 165 (70.82%) Agile Software Development
4 131 (56.22%) Akka
5 80 (34.33%) TDD
5 80 (34.33%) Microservices
6 73 (31.33%) JavaScript
7 70 (30.04%) NoSQL
8 67 (28.76%) Spring
9 61 (26.18%) Docker
10 60 (25.75%) REST
10 60 (25.75%) MongoDB
11 59 (25.32%) Software Engineering
12 50 (21.46%) Finance
12 50 (21.46%) HTML
13 48 (20.60%) Open Source
14 46 (19.74%) Scrum
15 44 (18.88%) Functional Programming
15 44 (18.88%) AngularJS
16 42 (18.03%) SQL
16 42 (18.03%) HTTP
16 42 (18.03%) Continuous Integration
17 41 (17.60%) Big Data
18 40 (17.17%) HTML5
18 40 (17.17%) JSON
18 40 (17.17%) React
18 40 (17.17%) spray
19 38 (16.31%) BDD
20 37 (15.88%) Git (software)
21 35 (15.02%) Elasticsearch

Play Framework
Top Related 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 35 (15.02%) Elasticsearch
2 29 (12.45%) Apache Spark
3 20 (8.58%) Apache
4 15 (6.44%) Tomcat
5 14 (6.01%) JBoss
6 9 (3.86%) Confluence
6 9 (3.86%) WebLogic
7 8 (3.43%) WebSphere
8 5 (2.15%) IIS
9 3 (1.29%) CMS
10 2 (0.86%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.86%) Liferay
10 2 (0.86%) Magnolia
11 1 (0.43%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.43%) Drupal
11 1 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (4.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (14.16%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (6.44%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (5.58%) GitHub
4 10 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (4.29%) SaaS
5 3 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.86%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (0.86%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.86%) PaaS
7 1 (0.43%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.43%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 42 (18.03%) HTTP
2 6 (2.58%) Internet
3 2 (0.86%) SSH
4 1 (0.43%) AMQP
4 1 (0.43%) DNS
4 1 (0.43%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (30.04%) NoSQL
2 60 (25.75%) MongoDB
3 41 (17.60%) Big Data
4 31 (13.30%) Couchbase
5 29 (12.45%) PostgreSQL
6 22 (9.44%) MySQL
7 13 (5.58%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (4.72%) Relational Database
9 9 (3.86%) Hadoop
9 9 (3.86%) SQL Server
10 7 (3.00%) Blockchain
11 6 (2.58%) Redis
11 6 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (2.15%) MariaDB
13 4 (1.72%) Neo4j
13 4 (1.72%) RDBMS
14 3 (1.29%) Apache Hive
14 3 (1.29%) GIS
15 2 (0.86%) OrientDB
16 1 (0.43%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 37 (15.88%) Git (software)
2 25 (10.73%) JUnit
3 24 (10.30%) Jenkins
4 20 (8.58%) Selenium
5 18 (7.73%) Maven
6 17 (7.30%) Mockito
6 17 (7.30%) Subversion
7 16 (6.87%) IntelliJ
7 16 (6.87%) Mocha
8 14 (6.01%) Eclipse
8 14 (6.01%) JIRA
9 12 (5.15%) Cucumber
10 10 (4.29%) gulp
10 10 (4.29%) Visual Studio
11 6 (2.58%) Artifactory
11 6 (2.58%) Gradle
12 4 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (1.72%) Grunt
12 4 (1.72%) Jasmine
13 3 (1.29%) JBehave
General
1 50 (21.46%) Finance
2 29 (12.45%) Banking
3 21 (9.01%) Games
4 19 (8.15%) Telecoms
5 16 (6.87%) Financial Institution
6 14 (6.01%) Investment Banking
7 11 (4.72%) Advertising
8 7 (3.00%) Retail
9 6 (2.58%) Legal
9 6 (2.58%) Marketing
10 3 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.86%) Electronics
11 2 (0.86%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.43%) Automotive
12 1 (0.43%) Avionics
12 1 (0.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 177 (75.97%) Developer
2 92 (39.48%) Scala Developer
3 91 (39.06%) Java Developer
4 28 (12.02%) Java Scala Developer
5 27 (11.59%) Senior Developer
6 24 (10.30%) Agile Developer
7 19 (8.15%) Lead Developer
7 19 (8.15%) Software Engineer
8 18 (7.73%) Senior Java Developer
9 15 (6.44%) JavaScript Developer
10 14 (6.01%) Agile Java Developer
10 14 (6.01%) Senior Scala Developer
11 12 (5.15%) Java Engineer
12 11 (4.72%) Architect
12 11 (4.72%) Technical Architect
13 9 (3.86%) Full Stack Developer
13 9 (3.86%) Scala Software Engineer
14 8 (3.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 8 (3.43%) HTML Developer
15 7 (3.00%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (56.22%) Akka
2 67 (28.76%) Spring
3 60 (25.75%) REST
4 50 (21.46%) HTML
5 44 (18.88%) AngularJS
6 40 (17.17%) HTML5
6 40 (17.17%) JSON
6 40 (17.17%) React
6 40 (17.17%) spray
7 34 (14.59%) CSS
8 31 (13.30%) Kafka
9 21 (9.01%) JMS
10 19 (8.15%) ActiveMQ
10 19 (8.15%) Hibernate
11 18 (7.73%) RESTful
12 17 (7.30%) Java EE
12 17 (7.30%) Web Services
13 16 (6.87%) jQuery
13 16 (6.87%) XML
14 15 (6.44%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.30%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.58%) User Experience
3 12 (5.15%) Online Games
4 11 (4.72%) Fintech
5 10 (4.29%) Data Structures
6 6 (2.58%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.15%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.72%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.29%) Life Science
10 2 (0.86%) Bitcoin
10 2 (0.86%) Cloud Native
10 2 (0.86%) IVR
10 2 (0.86%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.43%) iPad
11 1 (0.43%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.45%) Linux
2 16 (6.87%) Unix
3 5 (2.15%) Windows
4 3 (1.29%) Android
4 3 (1.29%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (70.82%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (34.33%) Microservices
2 80 (34.33%) TDD
3 59 (25.32%) Software Engineering
4 48 (20.60%) Open Source
5 46 (19.74%) Scrum
6 44 (18.88%) Functional Programming
7 42 (18.03%) Continuous Integration
8 38 (16.31%) BDD
9 29 (12.45%) OO
10 28 (12.02%) DevOps
11 22 (9.44%) Analytics
12 21 (9.01%) Continuous Delivery
13 19 (8.15%) MVC
14 18 (7.73%) E-Commerce
14 18 (7.73%) Mentoring
14 18 (7.73%) Unit Testing
15 17 (7.30%) Web Development
16 15 (6.44%) Algorithmic Trading
16 15 (6.44%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 208 (89.27%) Scala
2 183 (78.54%) Java
3 73 (31.33%) JavaScript
4 42 (18.03%) SQL
5 22 (9.44%) Ruby
6 15 (6.44%) ES6
7 13 (5.58%) C#
8 10 (4.29%) Python
9 9 (3.86%) Go
10 8 (3.43%) C
11 5 (2.15%) C++
11 5 (2.15%) Haskell
12 3 (1.29%) Clojure
12 3 (1.29%) ML
13 2 (0.86%) Groovy
13 2 (0.86%) Kotlin
13 2 (0.86%) OCaml
13 2 (0.86%) PHP
14 1 (0.43%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 31 (13.30%) Degree
2 6 (2.58%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.58%) QA
2 3 (1.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 61 (26.18%) Docker
2 2 (0.86%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.43%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 31 (13.30%) Kubernetes
2 17 (7.30%) Puppet
3 5 (2.15%) Ansible
3 5 (2.15%) Terraform
4 2 (0.86%) Icinga
4 2 (0.86%) Mesos
4 2 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.43%) Consul
5 1 (0.43%) Kibana
5 1 (0.43%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (6.44%) Google
2 12 (5.15%) Oracle
3 9 (3.86%) webMethods
4 6 (2.58%) IBM
5 5 (2.15%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.15%) SaltStack
6 2 (0.86%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.86%) SAP
6 2 (0.86%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.43%) Actian
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