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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 121 - 108
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing JPA 9 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.45% - 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.58% - 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 - £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 - £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%
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
568 555 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.12% 30.41% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 536 496 518
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JPA across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

JPA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) EJB
3 8 (66.67%) Spring
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
4 7 (58.33%) Java EE
5 6 (50.00%) HTML
5 6 (50.00%) CSS
5 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
6 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
7 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 4 (33.33%) J2EE
7 4 (33.33%) JSP
7 4 (33.33%) Servlets
7 4 (33.33%) Web Services
7 4 (33.33%) Linux
7 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (33.33%) GWT
7 4 (33.33%) GlassFish
7 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
7 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 4 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
8 3 (25.00%) OO
8 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
8 3 (25.00%) Scrum
8 3 (25.00%) Ajax
8 3 (25.00%) Web 2.0
8 3 (25.00%) OSGi

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (33.33%) GlassFish
3 2 (16.67%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (25.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 9 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) EJB
2 8 (66.67%) Spring
3 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
3 7 (58.33%) Java EE
4 6 (50.00%) CSS
4 6 (50.00%) HTML
5 4 (33.33%) J2EE
5 4 (33.33%) Web Services
5 4 (33.33%) JSP
5 4 (33.33%) Servlets
5 4 (33.33%) GWT
5 4 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
6 3 (25.00%) OSGi
6 3 (25.00%) REST
6 3 (25.00%) Ajax
7 2 (16.67%) Java SE
7 2 (16.67%) jQuery
7 2 (16.67%) JSON
7 2 (16.67%) Spring MVC
7 2 (16.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Web 2.0
2 2 (16.67%) Open Source
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (8.33%) OOD
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Google
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Sybase