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 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 111 121 120
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing JPA 13 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.65% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.96% 0.37% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 3
Average salary £42,500 £53,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.93% +34.37%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
662 534 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.98% 27.99% 34.99%
Number of salaries quoted 574 470 600
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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 6 July 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 18 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (94.44%) Java EE
3 16 (88.89%) Spring
3 16 (88.89%) Hibernate
4 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
4 15 (83.33%) HTML
4 15 (83.33%) Oracle
4 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
5 14 (77.78%) Ant
5 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (77.78%) MVC
5 14 (77.78%) Maven
5 14 (77.78%) Gradle
6 13 (72.22%) HTML5
6 13 (72.22%) TDD
6 13 (72.22%) Subversion
7 12 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
7 12 (66.67%) Build Automation
7 12 (66.67%) AngularJS
7 12 (66.67%) SDLC
7 12 (66.67%) jQuery
8 9 (50.00%) CSS
9 7 (38.89%) Scrum
9 7 (38.89%) CMS
9 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (33.33%) SOA
10 6 (33.33%) .NET
10 6 (33.33%) Release Management
10 6 (33.33%) Refactoring
10 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (38.89%) CMS
2 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.56%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Ant
1 14 (77.78%) Maven
1 14 (77.78%) Gradle
2 13 (72.22%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
1 17 (94.44%) Java Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Senior Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) Java EE
2 16 (88.89%) Hibernate
2 16 (88.89%) Spring
3 15 (83.33%) HTML
4 13 (72.22%) HTML5
5 12 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
5 12 (66.67%) AngularJS
5 12 (66.67%) jQuery
6 9 (50.00%) CSS
7 6 (33.33%) .NET
7 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 6 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (33.33%) Apache Camel
7 6 (33.33%) Play Framework
7 6 (33.33%) Spring Boot
8 2 (11.11%) Java SE
8 2 (11.11%) Web Services
8 2 (11.11%) GWT
8 2 (11.11%) Ajax
9 1 (5.56%) Struts
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) MVC
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) TDD
3 12 (66.67%) Build Automation
3 12 (66.67%) SDLC
4 7 (38.89%) Scrum
4 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (33.33%) SOA
5 6 (33.33%) API Design
5 6 (33.33%) Refactoring
5 6 (33.33%) Release Management
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) Validation
7 1 (5.56%) OO
7 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) C
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Sybase
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft