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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 204 208 216
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs citing JPA 9 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.18% 0.091% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.62% 0.33% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 10
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
1449 1500 1750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.03% 27.43% 32.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1184 1270 1598
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +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 6 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 6 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 +6 8 £65,000 +109.67% 1
Maidenhead - 1 £47,500 -
JPA
South East

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 32 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (87.50%) Hibernate
3 24 (75.00%) Multithreading
3 24 (75.00%) SQL
4 23 (71.88%) J2EE
4 23 (71.88%) Spring
5 21 (65.63%) Scrum
5 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (59.38%) OO
7 16 (50.00%) Java EE
8 15 (46.88%) Finance
8 15 (46.88%) UNIX
8 15 (46.88%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (43.75%) JBoss
10 13 (40.63%) Maven
11 12 (37.50%) Degree
11 12 (37.50%) Java SE
12 11 (34.38%) Unit Testing
12 11 (34.38%) Tomcat
12 11 (34.38%) Linux
13 10 (31.25%) RUP
13 10 (31.25%) TDD
13 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (31.25%) V-Model
13 10 (31.25%) Waterfall
14 8 (25.00%) WebSphere
14 8 (25.00%) ClearCase
14 8 (25.00%) J2SE
14 8 (25.00%) JUnit
14 8 (25.00%) Enterprise Software

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 14 (43.75%) JBoss
2 11 (34.38%) Tomcat
3 8 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 7 (21.88%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (12.50%) OpenStack
7 3 (9.38%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) SAN
1 6 (18.75%) NAS
2 5 (15.63%) AMQP
3 3 (9.38%) LDAP
4 2 (6.25%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 6 (18.75%) OLTP
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle OLAP
2 6 (18.75%) OLAP
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (15.63%) MySQL
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 4 (12.50%) Hazelcast
5 1 (3.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Maven
2 8 (25.00%) ClearCase
2 8 (25.00%) JUnit
3 6 (18.75%) ClearQuest
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
4 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
5 4 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
5 4 (12.50%) JMeter
6 3 (9.38%) NetBeans
7 2 (6.25%) Subversion
8 1 (3.13%) Ant
8 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
8 1 (3.13%) IntelliJ
8 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (3.13%) Hudson
General
1 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Legal
3 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (9.38%) Electronics
4 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
4 3 (9.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Developer
1 22 (68.75%) Java Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Integration Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Lead Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Lead Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Middleware Developer
7 1 (3.13%) .NET Team Leader
7 1 (3.13%) Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Integration Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.13%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (3.13%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (87.50%) Hibernate
2 23 (71.88%) J2EE
2 23 (71.88%) Spring
3 16 (50.00%) Java EE
4 12 (37.50%) Java SE
5 8 (25.00%) J2SE
6 7 (21.88%) JSP
7 6 (18.75%) Servlets
7 6 (18.75%) Web Services
7 6 (18.75%) XML
7 6 (18.75%) JDBC
7 6 (18.75%) Middleware
7 6 (18.75%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 5 (15.63%) RESTful
8 5 (15.63%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (15.63%) JSF
9 4 (12.50%) JBoss Seam
9 4 (12.50%) JAX-WS
9 4 (12.50%) Drools
9 4 (12.50%) Ehcache
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (18.75%) Data Structures
3 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.38%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) UNIX
2 11 (34.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 21 (65.63%) Scrum
2 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (59.38%) OO
4 11 (34.38%) Unit Testing
5 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (31.25%) V-Model
5 10 (31.25%) Waterfall
5 10 (31.25%) RUP
5 10 (31.25%) TDD
6 6 (18.75%) Workflow
6 6 (18.75%) OOD
6 6 (18.75%) ETL
6 6 (18.75%) Benchmarking
6 6 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (18.75%) Performance Management
6 6 (18.75%) Data Mapping
7 5 (15.63%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
8 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
3 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) CSSLP
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle
1 7 (21.88%) IBM
2 3 (9.38%) SAP
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.13%) TIBCO