The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 112 117 99
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Permanent jobs citing JPA 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% 0.058% 0.069%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £57,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.28% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.64% +2.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
502 593 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.67% 34.10% 32.16%
Number of salaries quoted 438 530 439
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
JPA
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

JPA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) EJB
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) OSGi
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) Struts
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse RCP
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) EJB
2 2 (66.67%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (33.33%) OSGi
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) Struts
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) UML
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle