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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 129 - 95
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing JPA 3 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% - 0.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% - 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 12
Average salary £45,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
687 657 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.18% 30.47% 30.01%
Number of salaries quoted 597 609 454
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) EJB
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (60.00%) Spring
3 3 (60.00%) Java EE
3 3 (60.00%) EJB 3.0
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) J2EE
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) JSP
4 2 (40.00%) Servlets
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) JBoss
4 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (40.00%) Google
4 2 (40.00%) GWT
4 2 (40.00%) GlassFish
4 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (20.00%) OO

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (40.00%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Java Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) EJB
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (60.00%) Spring
3 3 (60.00%) Java EE
3 3 (60.00%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) J2EE
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) JSP
4 2 (40.00%) Servlets
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) GWT
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) JMS
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) Java SE
5 1 (20.00%) JSON
5 1 (20.00%) OSGi
5 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Physics
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) JBoss
1 2 (40.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft