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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 212 202 190
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Permanent jobs citing JPA 18 20 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.33% 0.37% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.23% 1.09% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 30
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £69,900 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
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
1468 1836 1917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.04% 34.08% 36.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1220 1479 1720
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 0 6 £52,500 +50.00%
Maidenhead - 5 £47,500 -
Newbury -16 4 £57,500 -15.44%
Bracknell -13 1 - -
JPA
South East

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 21 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (61.90%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (57.14%) TDD
3 12 (57.14%) Spring
3 12 (57.14%) Hibernate
4 11 (52.38%) SQL
4 11 (52.38%) Web Services
4 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
5 10 (47.62%) JSF
5 10 (47.62%) JSON
5 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
5 10 (47.62%) Scrum
5 10 (47.62%) Eclipse
6 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 9 (42.86%) JSP
6 9 (42.86%) JBoss
7 8 (38.10%) JUnit
7 8 (38.10%) Degree
7 8 (38.10%) Ajax
7 8 (38.10%) Multithreading
8 7 (33.33%) Java EE
8 7 (33.33%) Maven
8 7 (33.33%) HTML
8 7 (33.33%) MySQL
8 7 (33.33%) EJB
8 7 (33.33%) CSS
9 6 (28.57%) XML
9 6 (28.57%) Linux
9 6 (28.57%) Tomcat

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 9 (42.86%) JBoss
2 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
3 5 (23.81%) WildFly
3 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
3 5 (23.81%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (9.52%) nginx
4 2 (9.52%) OpenStack
5 1 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) ArcView
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) LDAP
2 2 (9.52%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (9.52%) AMQP
3 1 (4.76%) NAS
3 1 (4.76%) HTTP
3 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) MySQL
3 5 (23.81%) DB2
4 4 (19.05%) Hazelcast
4 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
5 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.76%) Big Data
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
6 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (4.76%) OLTP
6 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (4.76%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
2 10 (47.62%) Eclipse
3 8 (38.10%) JUnit
4 7 (33.33%) Maven
5 6 (28.57%) ClearCase
5 6 (28.57%) NetBeans
6 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (23.81%) Subversion
6 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
7 2 (9.52%) JMeter
7 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
7 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
8 1 (4.76%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (4.76%) Mockito
8 1 (4.76%) ClearQuest
8 1 (4.76%) Log4j
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
1 15 (71.43%) Java Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Java Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Team Leader
2 5 (23.81%) Development Team Leader
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
4 2 (9.52%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) Spring
1 12 (57.14%) Hibernate
2 11 (52.38%) Web Services
3 10 (47.62%) JSF
3 10 (47.62%) JSON
4 9 (42.86%) JSP
5 8 (38.10%) Ajax
6 7 (33.33%) Java EE
6 7 (33.33%) HTML
6 7 (33.33%) EJB
6 7 (33.33%) CSS
7 6 (28.57%) XML
7 6 (28.57%) jQuery
7 6 (28.57%) JAX-RS
8 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 5 (23.81%) Spring Web Flow
8 5 (23.81%) GWT
8 5 (23.81%) JAX-WS
8 5 (23.81%) Ehcache
8 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (9.52%) Open Source
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.76%) Web 2.0
5 1 (4.76%) DTV
5 1 (4.76%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (57.14%) TDD
3 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (47.62%) Scrum
5 8 (38.10%) Multithreading
6 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Line Management
7 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
7 5 (23.81%) V-Model
7 5 (23.81%) Waterfall
7 5 (23.81%) Resource Management
7 5 (23.81%) Web Development
7 5 (23.81%) MVC
7 5 (23.81%) OO
8 3 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (14.29%) Workflow
8 3 (14.29%) OOP
9 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
9 2 (9.52%) BDD
9 2 (9.52%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 5 (23.81%) C#
5 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) CSSLP
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) ESRI
2 1 (4.76%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle