Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Play Framework
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 295 328 332
Rank change year-on-year +33 +4 -21
Permanent jobs citing Play Framework 5 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.057% 0.020% 0.075%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.051% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 7
West Midlands median annual salary £75,000 £48,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.85% -25.00% +52.94%
10th Percentile £62,500 £37,875 £41,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £56,625 £85,000
England 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,779 3,944 4,089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 31.62% 39.44% 34.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2,356 3,432 3,464
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,625 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Play Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Play Framework in the West Midlands

Play Framework
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Play Framework in the West Midlands

Play Framework
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 Play Framework within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 September 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 +10 3 £75,000 +76.47%
Shropshire +23 2 - - 3
Play Framework
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Play Framework.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) Microservices
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) Kubernetes
3 3 (60.00%) Docker
3 3 (60.00%) Dropwizard
3 3 (60.00%) Scala
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) IntelliJ
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (40.00%) Node.js
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) Mockito
4 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (40.00%) Spring
4 2 (40.00%) Grails
4 2 (40.00%) Groovy
4 2 (40.00%) WireMock
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) SonarQube
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source Development

Play Framework
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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (20.00%) Heroku
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Bigtable
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (20.00%) Flink
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) HBase
2 1 (20.00%) Impala
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) OLAP
2 1 (20.00%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (20.00%) Pentaho
2 1 (20.00%) Riak
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) IntelliJ
2 2 (40.00%) Mockito
2 2 (40.00%) SonarQube
3 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) JUnit
3 1 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) TestNG
3 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Java Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (60.00%) Dropwizard
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
2 2 (40.00%) Grails
2 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) WireMock
3 1 (20.00%) Akka
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Lucene
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Samza
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Fintech
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Microservices
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source Development
4 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) CAP Theorem
5 1 (20.00%) Collateral Management
5 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation
5 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
5 1 (20.00%) E-Procurement
5 1 (20.00%) ETL
5 1 (20.00%) Functional Programming
5 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Scala
3 2 (40.00%) Groovy
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (20.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Tableau
1 1 (20.00%) Vertica