The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 200 206 211
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing JPA 9 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.18% 0.14% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 0.51% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 9
Average salary £65,000 £43,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.16% -28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £31,000 £57,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
JPA
South East

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

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1485 1577 1844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.81% 28.12% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1223 1304 1675
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JPA across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

JPA
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JPA across the Berkshire region.

JPA Salary Trend in Berkshire

JPA
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JPA across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

JPA Salary Histogram in Berkshire

JPA
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Reading +9 6 £65,000 +109.67%
Newbury +11 2 £62,500 +4.16%
Maidenhead - 1 £47,500 -
JPA
South East

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing JPA 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 JPA.

1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (92.59%) Hibernate
3 22 (81.48%) J2EE
4 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (74.07%) Spring
4 20 (74.07%) Multithreading
5 19 (70.37%) SQL
5 19 (70.37%) Scrum
6 17 (62.96%) OO
7 14 (51.85%) Java EE
8 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (48.15%) UNIX
8 13 (48.15%) Finance
9 11 (40.74%) JBoss
9 11 (40.74%) Java SE
10 10 (37.04%) Unit Testing
10 10 (37.04%) Degree
10 10 (37.04%) Maven
10 10 (37.04%) Tomcat
11 9 (33.33%) RUP
11 9 (33.33%) V-Model
11 9 (33.33%) Waterfall
12 8 (29.63%) Linux
13 7 (25.93%) J2SE
13 7 (25.93%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (25.93%) WebSphere
14 6 (22.22%) TDD
14 6 (22.22%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 6 (22.22%) Performance Tuning

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing JPA 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 JPA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (40.74%) JBoss
2 10 (37.04%) Tomcat
3 7 (25.93%) WebSphere
4 6 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (18.52%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (11.11%) OpenStack
7 2 (7.41%) WildFly
8 1 (3.70%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) SAN
1 5 (18.52%) NAS
2 4 (14.81%) AMQP
3 2 (7.41%) ATM
4 1 (3.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
2 5 (18.52%) OLAP
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (18.52%) OLTP
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle OLAP
3 4 (14.81%) MySQL
4 3 (11.11%) Hazelcast
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Maven
2 6 (22.22%) ClearCase
3 5 (18.52%) JUnit
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (18.52%) ClearQuest
4 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
5 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
5 3 (11.11%) JMeter
6 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
6 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.70%) Hudson
7 1 (3.70%) Ant
7 1 (3.70%) IntelliJ
7 1 (3.70%) NetBeans
7 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Legal
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.11%) Electronics
3 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 3 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Developer
1 18 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Lead Java Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Lead Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Lead Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Software Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Middleware Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Software Development Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (92.59%) Hibernate
2 22 (81.48%) J2EE
3 20 (74.07%) Spring
4 14 (51.85%) Java EE
5 11 (40.74%) Java SE
6 7 (25.93%) J2SE
7 6 (22.22%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 5 (18.52%) JDBC
8 5 (18.52%) JSP
8 5 (18.52%) Servlets
8 5 (18.52%) XML
8 5 (18.52%) Middleware
9 4 (14.81%) Web Services
9 4 (14.81%) JMS
9 4 (14.81%) RESTful
9 4 (14.81%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (11.11%) Ehcache
10 3 (11.11%) JBoss Seam
10 3 (11.11%) Drools
10 3 (11.11%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.93%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (18.52%) Data Structures
3 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
4 3 (11.11%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) UNIX
2 8 (29.63%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (74.07%) Multithreading
2 19 (70.37%) Scrum
3 17 (62.96%) OO
4 10 (37.04%) Unit Testing
5 9 (33.33%) RUP
5 9 (33.33%) V-Model
5 9 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (22.22%) TDD
7 6 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (18.52%) Performance Analysis
8 5 (18.52%) Data Mapping
8 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
8 5 (18.52%) Performance Management
8 5 (18.52%) OOD
8 5 (18.52%) ETL
8 5 (18.52%) Benchmarking
8 5 (18.52%) Workflow
9 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (70.37%) SQL
3 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
3 5 (18.52%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle
1 6 (22.22%) IBM
2 3 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.70%) TIBCO