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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 135 104 105
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +1
Permanent jobs citing JPA 5 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.26% 0.67% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 1.86% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 8
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -1.16%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -5.88%
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
895 645 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 46.76% 36.13% 46.34%
Number of salaries quoted 781 542 676
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £27,500 £25,000
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 31 August 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) Ant
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Maven
1 8 (100.00%) Dojo
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) Apache Ivy
2 6 (75.00%) Android Development
2 6 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 6 (75.00%) Mobile Development
2 6 (75.00%) SDLC
2 6 (75.00%) Joomla!
2 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (75.00%) Spring Web Flow
2 6 (75.00%) RIA
2 6 (75.00%) Web Development
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Spring MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Apache Flex
2 6 (75.00%) Alfresco
2 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Android
2 6 (75.00%) Open Source
2 6 (75.00%) MongoDB

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 6 (75.00%) Alfresco
1 6 (75.00%) Joomla!
2 2 (25.00%) GlassFish
2 2 (25.00%) JBoss
2 2 (25.00%) Mule
2 2 (25.00%) Confluence
2 2 (25.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (25.00%) Mule ESB
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Maven
1 8 (100.00%) Ant
2 6 (75.00%) Subversion
2 6 (75.00%) Apache Ivy
3 2 (25.00%) JUnit
3 2 (25.00%) IntelliJ
3 2 (25.00%) Checkstyle
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) FitNesse
3 2 (25.00%) EasyMock
3 2 (25.00%) Mockito
3 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (25.00%) FindBugs
3 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Web Applications Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Web Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
1 8 (100.00%) Dojo
2 6 (75.00%) Spring
2 6 (75.00%) Spring MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Apache Flex
2 6 (75.00%) Spring Web Flow
2 6 (75.00%) SOAP
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) XHTML
2 6 (75.00%) WSDL
3 2 (25.00%) JSP
3 2 (25.00%) Servlets
3 2 (25.00%) EJB
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) Castor
3 2 (25.00%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (75.00%) RIA
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Android
1 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) Web Development
2 6 (75.00%) UML
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Android Development
2 6 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 6 (75.00%) Mobile Development
2 6 (75.00%) SDLC
2 6 (75.00%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) ATDD
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
1 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Adobe
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) NorthgateArinso