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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 109 115 111
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing JPA 18 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.99% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.83% 0.57% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 3
Average salary £42,500 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
JPA
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
636 526 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.02% 28.28% 37.16%
Number of salaries quoted 556 459 557
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

JPA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

JPA Salary Trend in Birmingham

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 20 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (95.00%) Java EE
3 18 (90.00%) Spring
4 17 (85.00%) Hibernate
5 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
5 16 (80.00%) HTML
5 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
6 15 (75.00%) MVC
6 15 (75.00%) Oracle
6 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (70.00%) Maven
7 14 (70.00%) Subversion
7 14 (70.00%) HTML5
7 14 (70.00%) Gradle
7 14 (70.00%) Ant
8 13 (65.00%) TDD
9 12 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
9 12 (60.00%) Build Automation
9 12 (60.00%) AngularJS
9 12 (60.00%) jQuery
9 12 (60.00%) SDLC
10 10 (50.00%) CSS
11 8 (40.00%) Scrum
12 7 (35.00%) CMS
12 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (30.00%) SOA
13 6 (30.00%) .NET
13 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
13 6 (30.00%) Refactoring
13 6 (30.00%) Release Management

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 7 (35.00%) CMS
2 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Maven
1 14 (70.00%) Subversion
1 14 (70.00%) Gradle
1 14 (70.00%) Ant
2 2 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.00%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
1 19 (95.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) Java EE
2 18 (90.00%) Spring
3 17 (85.00%) Hibernate
4 16 (80.00%) HTML
5 14 (70.00%) HTML5
6 12 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
6 12 (60.00%) AngularJS
6 12 (60.00%) jQuery
7 10 (50.00%) CSS
8 6 (30.00%) .NET
8 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
8 6 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (30.00%) Apache Camel
8 6 (30.00%) Play Framework
8 6 (30.00%) Spring Boot
9 3 (15.00%) Web Services
9 3 (15.00%) Ajax
10 2 (10.00%) Java SE
10 2 (10.00%) CSS3
10 2 (10.00%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) MVC
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) TDD
3 12 (60.00%) Build Automation
3 12 (60.00%) SDLC
4 8 (40.00%) Scrum
5 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (30.00%) SOA
6 6 (30.00%) Refactoring
6 6 (30.00%) Release Management
7 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.00%) Validation
8 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 2 (10.00%) OO
9 1 (5.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) C
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Sybase