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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 62 71 50
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Permanent jobs citing JPA 11 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.58% 0.29% 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.74% 0.92% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -16.47%
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.58% +13.33%
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
232 217 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 33.38% 32.01% 39.90%
Number of salaries quoted 178 197 146
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 9 February 2016, 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 39 (100.00%) Java
1 39 (100.00%) Spring
2 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (61.54%) Web Services
2 24 (61.54%) Degree
3 22 (56.41%) HTML
4 18 (46.15%) SOAP
5 17 (43.59%) JavaScript
5 17 (43.59%) Jenkins
6 16 (41.03%) Ajax
6 16 (41.03%) Web Development
6 16 (41.03%) CSS
7 15 (38.46%) JDBC
7 15 (38.46%) JSP
7 15 (38.46%) OO
7 15 (38.46%) Git (software)
8 14 (35.90%) Java EE
8 14 (35.90%) OOP
8 14 (35.90%) Subversion
9 13 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 13 (33.33%) Struts
10 12 (30.77%) REST
10 12 (30.77%) AngularJS
11 11 (28.21%) Marketing
11 11 (28.21%) Web 2.0
11 11 (28.21%) Computer Science
11 11 (28.21%) Ext JS
11 11 (28.21%) jQuery
11 11 (28.21%) Spring Security
11 11 (28.21%) DHTML

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (17.95%) Tomcat
2 5 (12.82%) WebSphere
2 5 (12.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) MySQL
2 3 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (43.59%) Jenkins
2 15 (38.46%) Git (software)
3 14 (35.90%) Subversion
4 10 (25.64%) Eclipse
5 9 (23.08%) JMeter
6 5 (12.82%) Hudson
6 5 (12.82%) JIRA
6 5 (12.82%) Maven
6 5 (12.82%) NetBeans
6 5 (12.82%) Selenium
7 4 (10.26%) Ant
8 3 (7.69%) JUnit
General
1 11 (28.21%) Marketing
2 6 (15.38%) Advertising
3 5 (12.82%) Finance
4 4 (10.26%) Banking
4 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
5 3 (7.69%) Back Office
6 1 (2.56%) Retail
6 1 (2.56%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 28 (71.79%) Developer
2 17 (43.59%) Java Developer
3 11 (28.21%) Senior Developer
4 10 (25.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (25.64%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (25.64%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (25.64%) Senior Web Developer
4 10 (25.64%) Web Developer
5 7 (17.95%) Architect
5 7 (17.95%) Java Architect
5 7 (17.95%) Java Technical Architect
5 7 (17.95%) Technical Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Analyst Programmer
6 4 (10.26%) Programmer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Programme Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Programmer
7 3 (7.69%) Mid-Level Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) Spring
2 24 (61.54%) Web Services
3 22 (56.41%) HTML
4 18 (46.15%) SOAP
5 16 (41.03%) Ajax
5 16 (41.03%) CSS
6 15 (38.46%) JDBC
6 15 (38.46%) JSP
7 14 (35.90%) Java EE
8 13 (33.33%) Struts
9 12 (30.77%) AngularJS
9 12 (30.77%) REST
10 11 (28.21%) DHTML
10 11 (28.21%) Ext JS
10 11 (28.21%) jQuery
10 11 (28.21%) Spring Security
11 10 (25.64%) Apache Camel
11 10 (25.64%) JSF
12 9 (23.08%) Hibernate
13 8 (20.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Computer Science
1 11 (28.21%) Web 2.0
2 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Android
2 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (41.03%) Web Development
3 15 (38.46%) OO
4 14 (35.90%) OOP
5 13 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (17.95%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (12.82%) Scrum
8 4 (10.26%) Load Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
9 3 (7.69%) BDD
9 3 (7.69%) SDLC
9 3 (7.69%) Software Testing
9 3 (7.69%) TDD
10 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
10 2 (5.13%) High Availability
10 2 (5.13%) Integration Testing
10 2 (5.13%) Project Management
10 2 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
11 1 (2.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (43.59%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (61.54%) Degree
2 5 (12.82%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Atlassian
2 5 (12.82%) IBM
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle