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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 207 211 212
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing JPA 10 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.054% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.69% 0.18% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 12
Average salary £47,000 £52,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.47% -19.23%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
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
1454 1633 1706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.49% 29.60% 32.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1241 1379 1539
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 27 May 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 27 May 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
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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 £44,750 -
Bracknell +15 2 - -
Newbury +4 1 £57,500 +9.52%
JPA
South East

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 35 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (82.86%) Hibernate
3 28 (80.00%) SQL
4 24 (68.57%) Spring
5 22 (62.86%) Scrum
5 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (60.00%) Multithreading
7 20 (57.14%) J2EE
8 16 (45.71%) JBoss
8 16 (45.71%) TDD
9 15 (42.86%) Maven
9 15 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (42.86%) UNIX
9 15 (42.86%) OO
9 15 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (40.00%) Java EE
10 14 (40.00%) Degree
11 13 (37.14%) Linux
11 13 (37.14%) Tomcat
12 12 (34.29%) Web Services
12 12 (34.29%) ClearCase
13 11 (31.43%) JSP
13 11 (31.43%) JSF
13 11 (31.43%) Finance
13 11 (31.43%) Unit Testing
13 11 (31.43%) Git (software)
14 10 (28.57%) V-Model
14 10 (28.57%) Waterfall
14 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
14 10 (28.57%) JUnit

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 16 (45.71%) JBoss
2 13 (37.14%) Tomcat
3 7 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 6 (17.14%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (14.29%) WildFly
5 5 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (11.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) SAN
1 6 (17.14%) NAS
2 5 (14.29%) AMQP
2 5 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) MySQL
2 7 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (17.14%) OLAP
3 6 (17.14%) OLTP
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle OLAP
3 6 (17.14%) Hazelcast
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
4 5 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (42.86%) Maven
2 12 (34.29%) ClearCase
3 11 (31.43%) Git (software)
4 10 (28.57%) JUnit
5 6 (17.14%) Eclipse
5 6 (17.14%) ClearQuest
5 6 (17.14%) Subversion
6 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (14.29%) NetBeans
6 5 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 5 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (11.43%) JMeter
7 4 (11.43%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.86%) Hudson
8 1 (2.86%) Ant
8 1 (2.86%) IntelliJ
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.57%) Electronics
3 3 (8.57%) Legal
3 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Developer
1 23 (65.71%) Java Developer
2 11 (31.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Integration Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 5 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.71%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Integration Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Lead Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (2.86%) Middleware Developer
6 1 (2.86%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (2.86%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (82.86%) Hibernate
2 24 (68.57%) Spring
3 20 (57.14%) J2EE
4 14 (40.00%) Java EE
5 12 (34.29%) Web Services
6 11 (31.43%) JSP
6 11 (31.43%) JSF
7 8 (22.86%) Java SE
7 8 (22.86%) J2SE
8 7 (20.00%) CSS
8 7 (20.00%) HTML
8 7 (20.00%) RESTful
8 7 (20.00%) Ajax
9 6 (17.14%) Ehcache
9 6 (17.14%) JAX-WS
9 6 (17.14%) JDBC
9 6 (17.14%) Servlets
9 6 (17.14%) XML
9 6 (17.14%) EJB
9 6 (17.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
4 6 (17.14%) Data Structures
5 3 (8.57%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) UNIX
2 13 (37.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) Scrum
1 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (60.00%) Multithreading
3 16 (45.71%) TDD
4 15 (42.86%) OO
4 15 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (31.43%) Unit Testing
6 10 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 10 (28.57%) V-Model
7 6 (17.14%) Data Mapping
7 6 (17.14%) Performance Management
7 6 (17.14%) RUP
7 6 (17.14%) OOD
7 6 (17.14%) ETL
7 6 (17.14%) Benchmarking
7 6 (17.14%) Workflow
8 5 (14.29%) Web Development
8 5 (14.29%) Resource Management
8 5 (14.29%) MVC
8 5 (14.29%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (80.00%) SQL
3 8 (22.86%) PL/SQL
4 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
6 5 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) CSSLP
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) IBM
3 3 (8.57%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.86%) TIBCO