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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 64 57 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Permanent jobs citing JPA 5 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.79% 1.05% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.42% 2.40% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
207 250 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 32.91% 43.78% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 184 218 97
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,250 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 September 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 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) Web Services
1 11 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 11 (100.00%) Spring
2 10 (90.91%) Java EE
3 8 (72.73%) Spring Web Flow
4 7 (63.64%) Tomcat
5 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
5 4 (36.36%) IBM
5 4 (36.36%) Scrum
5 4 (36.36%) MVC
5 4 (36.36%) JMeter
5 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) SOAP
5 4 (36.36%) Struts
5 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) J2EE
5 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) Banking
5 4 (36.36%) JSF
5 4 (36.36%) Maven
5 4 (36.36%) Ajax
5 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
5 4 (36.36%) Web Development

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (63.64%) Tomcat
2 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
2 4 (36.36%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
1 4 (36.36%) JMeter
1 4 (36.36%) Maven
1 4 (36.36%) Apache Ivy
2 3 (27.27%) JUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Ant
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (36.36%) Programmer
3 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Programmer
4 3 (27.27%) Applications Support
5 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) Web Services
1 11 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 11 (100.00%) Spring
2 10 (90.91%) Java EE
3 8 (72.73%) Spring Web Flow
4 4 (36.36%) JSF
4 4 (36.36%) Ajax
4 4 (36.36%) XML
4 4 (36.36%) SOAP
4 4 (36.36%) Struts
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) J2EE
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) JSP
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) JMS
5 3 (27.27%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) MVC
1 4 (36.36%) Scrum
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Web Development
1 4 (36.36%) Load Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
2 3 (27.27%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) IBM
Cardiff
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago