The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 68 44 48
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +4
Permanent jobs citing JPA 2 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.30% 1.78% 2.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.00% 4.29% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £35,500 £42,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.47% +51.78%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
JPA
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
201 163 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 30.23% 41.48% 44.35%
Number of salaries quoted 189 147 175
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) MySQL
1 8 (100.00%) JSP
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
1 8 (100.00%) Java EE
1 8 (100.00%) JAX-WS
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Statistics
3 1 (12.50%) Load Testing

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) JSP
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
1 8 (100.00%) Java EE
1 8 (100.00%) JAX-WS
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Scrum
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
1 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java