The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 109 102 144
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +42
Permanent jobs citing JPA 8 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.44% 0.70% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.17% 1.45% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 4
Average salary £47,500 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
JPA
North 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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
682 760 1190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 37.85% 48.59% 56.72%
Number of salaries quoted 588 659 1078
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £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 Cheshire

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

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

JPA
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

JPA Salary Trend in Cheshire

JPA
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +8 7 £47,500 +11.76% 1
JPA
North West

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
1 15 (100.00%) Spring
2 14 (93.33%) HTML
2 14 (93.33%) MVC
2 14 (93.33%) Hibernate
2 14 (93.33%) Eclipse
2 14 (93.33%) Struts
2 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (93.33%) PL/SQL
2 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 14 (93.33%) JUnit
2 14 (93.33%) JDBC
2 14 (93.33%) JSP
2 14 (93.33%) jQuery
3 13 (86.67%) Git (software)
3 13 (86.67%) JIRA
4 12 (80.00%) Spring MVC
5 11 (73.33%) J2EE
5 11 (73.33%) Web Services
5 11 (73.33%) XML
5 11 (73.33%) Ant
6 10 (66.67%) Tomcat
6 10 (66.67%) Ajax
7 5 (33.33%) Maven
8 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (26.67%) Selenium
8 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
8 4 (26.67%) BDD
8 4 (26.67%) Jasmine

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 10 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) Eclipse
1 14 (93.33%) JUnit
2 13 (86.67%) Git (software)
2 13 (86.67%) JIRA
3 11 (73.33%) Ant
4 5 (33.33%) Maven
5 4 (26.67%) Selenium
5 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
5 4 (26.67%) Jasmine
5 4 (26.67%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (6.67%) JDeveloper
6 1 (6.67%) Mockito
6 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
1 15 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 11 (73.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 11 (73.33%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) Spring
2 14 (93.33%) HTML
2 14 (93.33%) Hibernate
2 14 (93.33%) Struts
2 14 (93.33%) JDBC
2 14 (93.33%) JSP
2 14 (93.33%) jQuery
3 12 (80.00%) Spring MVC
4 11 (73.33%) J2EE
4 11 (73.33%) Web Services
4 11 (73.33%) XML
5 10 (66.67%) Ajax
6 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
7 3 (20.00%) Spring Integration
8 2 (13.33%) Java EE
9 1 (6.67%) JSON
9 1 (6.67%) SOAP
9 1 (6.67%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) MVC
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) BDD
3 1 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (93.33%) PL/SQL
2 14 (93.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
Chester
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