The first table below looks at the demand for JPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff 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 Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 64 66 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -20
Permanent jobs citing JPA 2 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.33% 1.03% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.96% 2.21% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 3
Average salary - £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
208 272 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 34.78% 46.50% 38.57%
Number of salaries quoted 178 253 154
Average salary £35,783 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.23% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,614 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
JPA
South Wales

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

JPA
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

JPA Salary Trend in Cardiff

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
2 9 (90.00%) Maven
2 9 (90.00%) Hibernate
2 9 (90.00%) SOAP
2 9 (90.00%) Struts
2 9 (90.00%) Ant
2 9 (90.00%) Apache Ivy
3 8 (80.00%) MVC
3 8 (80.00%) Finance
3 8 (80.00%) Scrum
4 7 (70.00%) UML
4 7 (70.00%) Spring Web Flow
4 7 (70.00%) Refactoring
5 6 (60.00%) Java EE
5 6 (60.00%) JUnit
5 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (40.00%) JMS
7 3 (30.00%) EJB
7 3 (30.00%) Banking
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle
7 3 (30.00%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (20.00%) RESTful
8 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
8 2 (20.00%) Project Management
8 2 (20.00%) JSP
8 2 (20.00%) Servlets

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Maven
1 9 (90.00%) Ant
1 9 (90.00%) Apache Ivy
2 6 (60.00%) JUnit
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Java Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Mid-Level Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Swing Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
2 9 (90.00%) Hibernate
2 9 (90.00%) SOAP
2 9 (90.00%) Struts
3 7 (70.00%) Spring Web Flow
4 6 (60.00%) Java EE
5 4 (40.00%) JMS
6 3 (30.00%) EJB
7 2 (20.00%) RESTful
7 2 (20.00%) JSP
7 2 (20.00%) Servlets
8 1 (10.00%) J2EE
8 1 (10.00%) Swing
8 1 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
8 1 (10.00%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
1 8 (80.00%) Scrum
2 7 (70.00%) UML
2 7 (70.00%) Refactoring
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle