Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Play Framework
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 978 916 1033
Rank change year-on-year -62 +117 +136
Permanent jobs citing Play Framework 233 310 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.42% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 210 271 238
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +13.04% +18.77%
10th Percentile £41,250 £45,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +25.00%

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 with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 72157 73878 83187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.06% 39.04% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 59988 64108 71150
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,043 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.09% +5.11% -

Play Framework
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Play Framework in the UK

Play Framework
Top 13 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 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
England -27 231 £70,000 +7.69% 16
London -68 155 £70,000 +7.69% 7
UK excluding London +50 76 £57,500 +9.52% 10
North of England +26 35 £57,500 +9.52% 3
North West -2 31 £58,750 +11.90% 1
South East +39 23 £57,500 +6.98% 4
East of England - 9 £47,500 - 1
South West - 7 £55,000 -
Midlands +24 2 £37,000 -27.80% 1
Yorkshire +18 2 £45,000 -18.18% 1
North East +5 2 £49,000 +16.67% 1
East Midlands +31 1 £31,500 - 1
West Midlands +8 1 £42,500 -17.07%

For the 6 months to 24 November 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
2 159 (68.24%) Java
3 156 (66.95%) Agile Software Development
4 102 (43.78%) Software Engineering
4 102 (43.78%) Akka
5 98 (42.06%) JavaScript
6 94 (40.34%) HTML
7 93 (39.91%) Microservices
8 88 (37.77%) TDD
9 85 (36.48%) Spring
10 80 (34.33%) Scrum
10 80 (34.33%) Docker
11 66 (28.33%) Mentoring
12 64 (27.47%) HTML5
13 60 (25.75%) Python
13 60 (25.75%) Big Data
14 59 (25.32%) SQL
15 58 (24.89%) CSS
16 57 (24.46%) REST
17 54 (23.18%) Apache Spark
18 53 (22.75%) Relational Database
18 53 (22.75%) MongoDB
19 51 (21.89%) Open Source
20 47 (20.17%) Linux
21 45 (19.31%) Apache
22 43 (18.45%) Git (software)
22 43 (18.45%) Spring Boot
23 42 (18.03%) MySQL
24 39 (16.74%) Apache Cassandra
25 38 (16.31%) BDD

Play Framework
Co-occurring 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 54 (23.18%) Apache Spark
2 45 (19.31%) Apache
3 16 (6.87%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (3.00%) Confluence
5 6 (2.58%) JBoss
5 6 (2.58%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.15%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.29%) nginx
8 2 (0.86%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.43%) Jetty
Applications
1 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 28 (12.02%) GitHub
2 25 (10.73%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (5.15%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (5.15%) SaaS
4 8 (3.43%) Amazon S3
5 7 (3.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 5 (2.15%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (2.15%) Route 53
7 4 (1.72%) BrowserStack
8 3 (1.29%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (1.29%) IaaS
8 3 (1.29%) PaaS
8 3 (1.29%) Serverless
9 2 (0.86%) Bluemix
9 2 (0.86%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (15.02%) HTTP
2 4 (1.72%) SSL
3 3 (1.29%) Network Security
4 2 (0.86%) VPN
5 1 (0.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (25.75%) Big Data
2 53 (22.75%) MongoDB
2 53 (22.75%) Relational Database
3 42 (18.03%) MySQL
4 39 (16.74%) Apache Cassandra
5 37 (15.88%) NoSQL
6 23 (9.87%) PostgreSQL
7 20 (8.58%) SQL Server
8 15 (6.44%) CouchDB
9 14 (6.01%) Hadoop
9 14 (6.01%) Redis
10 12 (5.15%) DB2
11 9 (3.86%) Apache Accumulo
12 7 (3.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 6 (2.58%) Neo4j
13 6 (2.58%) RDBMS
13 6 (2.58%) Riak
14 5 (2.15%) Triplestore
15 3 (1.29%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (1.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 43 (18.45%) Git (software)
2 38 (16.31%) Jenkins
3 26 (11.16%) JUnit
3 26 (11.16%) Maven
4 16 (6.87%) JIRA
4 16 (6.87%) Selenium
5 14 (6.01%) Cucumber
5 14 (6.01%) Eclipse
6 12 (5.15%) TestNG
7 11 (4.72%) Mockito
8 10 (4.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (3.86%) Gradle
10 6 (2.58%) IntelliJ
11 5 (2.15%) gulp
11 5 (2.15%) WebDriver
12 4 (1.72%) Bitbucket
12 4 (1.72%) GoCD
12 4 (1.72%) Jasmine
12 4 (1.72%) WATIR
13 3 (1.29%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (14.16%) Finance
2 14 (6.01%) Games
3 12 (5.15%) Marketing
4 10 (4.29%) Legal
5 9 (3.86%) Retail
5 9 (3.86%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.43%) Electronics
6 8 (3.43%) Manufacturing
7 7 (3.00%) Advertising
8 3 (1.29%) Brand Awareness
9 2 (0.86%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.43%) Banking
10 1 (0.43%) Billing
10 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 160 (68.67%) Developer
2 82 (35.19%) Java Developer
3 71 (30.47%) Scala Developer
4 46 (19.74%) Software Engineer
5 45 (19.31%) Senior Developer
6 40 (17.17%) Software Developer
7 34 (14.59%) Java Engineer
8 32 (13.73%) Java Software Engineer
9 26 (11.16%) Architect
9 26 (11.16%) Java Software Developer
10 25 (10.73%) Senior Java Developer
11 24 (10.30%) Java Scala Developer
12 23 (9.87%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 22 (9.44%) Agile Developer
13 22 (9.44%) Agile Java Developer
14 20 (8.58%) Senior Java Engineer
15 19 (8.15%) Senior Software Developer
15 19 (8.15%) Senior Software Engineer
16 18 (7.73%) Senior Java Software Developer
16 18 (7.73%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (43.78%) Akka
2 94 (40.34%) HTML
3 85 (36.48%) Spring
4 64 (27.47%) HTML5
5 58 (24.89%) CSS
6 57 (24.46%) REST
7 43 (18.45%) Spring Boot
8 38 (16.31%) AngularJS
9 34 (14.59%) spray
10 33 (14.16%) JSON
10 33 (14.16%) Web Services
11 32 (13.73%) CSS3
12 28 (12.02%) Java EE
12 28 (12.02%) jQuery
13 25 (10.73%) RESTful
13 25 (10.73%) SOAP
14 21 (9.01%) Hibernate
15 20 (8.58%) Ajax
16 19 (8.15%) Backbone.js
16 19 (8.15%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.16%) User Experience
2 17 (7.30%) Fintech
3 16 (6.87%) Computer Science
4 13 (5.58%) Mobile App
5 11 (4.72%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.58%) Wiki
8 4 (1.72%) Market Risk
9 3 (1.29%) Blog
9 3 (1.29%) Credit Derivative
9 3 (1.29%) Derivative
9 3 (1.29%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.29%) PKI
10 2 (0.86%) Social Media
11 1 (0.43%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.43%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.43%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.43%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 47 (20.17%) Linux
2 15 (6.44%) Android
2 15 (6.44%) Apple iOS
3 13 (5.58%) Ubuntu
3 13 (5.58%) Unix
4 4 (1.72%) Windows
5 3 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (66.95%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (43.78%) Software Engineering
3 93 (39.91%) Microservices
4 88 (37.77%) TDD
5 80 (34.33%) Scrum
6 66 (28.33%) Mentoring
7 51 (21.89%) Open Source
8 38 (16.31%) Analytics
8 38 (16.31%) BDD
8 38 (16.31%) Continuous Integration
9 35 (15.02%) Coaching
10 34 (14.59%) Web Development
11 32 (13.73%) Functional Programming
12 31 (13.30%) Pair Programming
13 18 (7.73%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (7.73%) DevOps
14 17 (7.30%) OOP
15 16 (6.87%) E-Commerce
16 15 (6.44%) MVC
16 15 (6.44%) OO
Programming Languages
1 208 (89.27%) Scala
2 159 (68.24%) Java
3 98 (42.06%) JavaScript
4 60 (25.75%) Python
5 59 (25.32%) SQL
6 27 (11.59%) Ruby
7 23 (9.87%) Groovy
8 18 (7.73%) PHP
9 15 (6.44%) C
9 15 (6.44%) Go
10 13 (5.58%) Kotlin
11 11 (4.72%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.15%) C#
12 5 (2.15%) C++
13 4 (1.72%) TypeScript
14 3 (1.29%) R
14 3 (1.29%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.86%) Clojure
15 2 (0.86%) F#
15 2 (0.86%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 37 (15.88%) Degree
2 12 (5.15%) Computer Science Degree
2 12 (5.15%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.72%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.58%) QA
2 3 (1.29%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 80 (34.33%) Docker
2 2 (0.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.43%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 27 (11.59%) Kubernetes
2 10 (4.29%) Puppet
3 4 (1.72%) Marathon
3 4 (1.72%) Mesos
4 3 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.43%) Ansible
5 1 (0.43%) Grafana
5 1 (0.43%) Graphite
5 1 (0.43%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (0.43%) Nagios
5 1 (0.43%) Netcool
5 1 (0.43%) Terraform
5 1 (0.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 26 (11.16%) Oracle
2 13 (5.58%) Google
3 12 (5.15%) IBM
4 8 (3.43%) SAP
5 6 (2.58%) webMethods
6 4 (1.72%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.43%) Apple
7 1 (0.43%) BMC
7 1 (0.43%) CA
7 1 (0.43%) HP
7 1 (0.43%) LANDesk
7 1 (0.43%) Remedy
7 1 (0.43%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.43%) Splunk