The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 128 132 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing JPA 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.050% 0.24% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
JPA
South West

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
868 882 1012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 43.27% 42.69% 56.19%
Number of salaries quoted 778 773 932
Average salary £38,500 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.20% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

JPA
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

JPA Salary Trend in Bristol

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 25 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (88.00%) Hibernate
4 21 (84.00%) Spring
4 21 (84.00%) HTML
5 19 (76.00%) CSS
6 18 (72.00%) MongoDB
7 15 (60.00%) Web Services
8 13 (52.00%) OO
9 12 (48.00%) REST
10 11 (44.00%) NoSQL
10 11 (44.00%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (44.00%) Linux
10 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (40.00%) Ruby
11 10 (40.00%) MySQL
11 10 (40.00%) HTML5
11 10 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (40.00%) Open Source
12 9 (36.00%) Apple iOS
12 9 (36.00%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
12 9 (36.00%) Degree
12 9 (36.00%) SOAP
12 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
12 9 (36.00%) iOS Development
13 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
13 8 (32.00%) OO PHP
13 8 (32.00%) Mobile Development

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (32.00%) Node.js
1 8 (32.00%) Drupal
1 8 (32.00%) WordPress
1 8 (32.00%) nginx
2 7 (28.00%) Alfresco
2 7 (28.00%) Joomla!
3 5 (20.00%) Apache
3 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (8.00%) IIS
4 2 (8.00%) JBoss
4 2 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (4.00%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (4.00%) Mule ESB
5 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (4.00%) Mule
5 1 (4.00%) GlassFish
5 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (32.00%) PaaS
3 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) MongoDB
2 11 (44.00%) NoSQL
2 11 (44.00%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (40.00%) MySQL
3 10 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (32.00%) Neo4j
4 8 (32.00%) MariaDB
4 8 (32.00%) Redis
4 8 (32.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.00%) Big Data
6 1 (4.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Ant
2 6 (24.00%) Maven
3 5 (20.00%) Subversion
4 4 (16.00%) Apache Ivy
4 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (12.00%) Hudson
5 3 (12.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (8.00%) MSBuild
6 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
6 2 (8.00%) RSpec
6 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
6 2 (8.00%) IntelliJ
6 2 (8.00%) CruiseControl
6 2 (8.00%) SpecFlow
7 1 (4.00%) Gradle
7 1 (4.00%) ClearCase
7 1 (4.00%) JUnit
7 1 (4.00%) Checkstyle
7 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Developer
1 24 (96.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (24.00%) J2EE Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Integration Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) Hibernate
2 21 (84.00%) Spring
2 21 (84.00%) HTML
3 19 (76.00%) CSS
4 15 (60.00%) Web Services
5 12 (48.00%) REST
6 10 (40.00%) HTML5
7 9 (36.00%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (36.00%) SOAP
8 8 (32.00%) Ember.js
8 8 (32.00%) Dojo
8 8 (32.00%) Backbone.js
9 7 (28.00%) Spring Web Flow
9 7 (28.00%) Spring MVC
9 7 (28.00%) Apache Flex
9 7 (28.00%) J2EE
9 7 (28.00%) XHTML
9 7 (28.00%) WSDL
10 6 (24.00%) XML
11 4 (16.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Open Source
2 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (28.00%) RIA
4 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Linux
2 9 (36.00%) Apple iOS
3 7 (28.00%) Android
4 5 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) OO
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) iOS Development
4 8 (32.00%) OO PHP
4 8 (32.00%) Mobile Development
4 8 (32.00%) TDD
4 8 (32.00%) SOA
5 7 (28.00%) Web Development
5 7 (28.00%) MVC
5 7 (28.00%) Android Development
6 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (20.00%) Scrum
8 4 (16.00%) UML
9 3 (12.00%) OOP
10 2 (8.00%) BDD
10 2 (8.00%) High Availability
10 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
10 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
10 2 (8.00%) OOD
11 1 (4.00%) Data Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (40.00%) Ruby
4 8 (32.00%) PHP
5 5 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (8.00%) Objective-C
6 2 (8.00%) C#
7 1 (4.00%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) Vagrant
1 8 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.00%) Graphite
2 2 (8.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Adobe
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Terracotta
3 2 (8.00%) Google
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat