The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 255 235 232
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -3
Permanent jobs citing JPA 11 7 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.15% 0.098% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.24% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 56
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
JPA
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2914 2926 3954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.42% 40.99% 43.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2461 2679 3473
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

JPA
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

JPA Salary Trend in the East of England

JPA
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JPA across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

JPA Salary Histogram in the East of England

JPA
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Essex +12 8 £45,000 +104.54%
Hertfordshire -9 3 - -
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 29 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (93.10%) Struts
3 26 (89.66%) Spring
4 23 (79.31%) J2EE
5 19 (65.52%) Hibernate
6 18 (62.07%) MVC
6 18 (62.07%) Oracle
7 16 (55.17%) EJB
8 13 (44.83%) Servlets
8 13 (44.83%) SQL
8 13 (44.83%) Spring MVC
9 11 (37.93%) Computer Science
9 11 (37.93%) Degree
9 11 (37.93%) Unit Testing
9 11 (37.93%) JBoss
9 11 (37.93%) Tomcat
9 11 (37.93%) JMS
10 10 (34.48%) UML
10 10 (34.48%) Web Services
10 10 (34.48%) JSF
10 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
10 10 (34.48%) Java SE
11 8 (27.59%) Maven
11 8 (27.59%) Ant
12 7 (24.14%) SOAP
12 7 (24.14%) CSS
12 7 (24.14%) JSP
12 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
12 7 (24.14%) System Testing
12 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 11 (37.93%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.79%) WebLogic
2 4 (13.79%) Apache
2 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
2 4 (13.79%) GlassFish
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (10.34%) Tuxedo
3 3 (10.34%) AquaLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Fredhopper
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database
2 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
2 4 (13.79%) Data Mining
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.34%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Ant
1 8 (27.59%) Maven
2 5 (17.24%) JUnit
2 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
3 4 (13.79%) Gradle
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (3.45%) Subversion
5 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.45%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Developer
2 19 (65.52%) Java Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Graduate
3 8 (27.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (24.14%) Senior Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Team Leader
5 4 (13.79%) Development Team Leader
5 4 (13.79%) Java Team Leader
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Junior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Graduate Software Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Junior Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (93.10%) Struts
2 26 (89.66%) Spring
3 23 (79.31%) J2EE
4 19 (65.52%) Hibernate
5 16 (55.17%) EJB
6 13 (44.83%) Servlets
6 13 (44.83%) Spring MVC
7 11 (37.93%) JMS
8 10 (34.48%) Web Services
8 10 (34.48%) JSF
8 10 (34.48%) Java SE
9 7 (24.14%) SOAP
9 7 (24.14%) CSS
9 7 (24.14%) JSP
10 6 (20.69%) Java EE
11 5 (17.24%) jQuery
12 4 (13.79%) HTML5
12 4 (13.79%) HTML
13 3 (10.34%) .NET
13 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Android
1 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) MVC
2 11 (37.93%) Unit Testing
3 10 (34.48%) UML
3 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
4 7 (24.14%) System Testing
5 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
5 4 (13.79%) Web Development
6 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.34%) SOA
6 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.34%) BPEL
7 2 (6.90%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (6.90%) Android Development
7 2 (6.90%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (44.83%) SQL
3 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.34%) COBOL
5 3 (10.34%) Delphi
5 3 (10.34%) VB
5 3 (10.34%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Oracle
2 11 (37.93%) JBoss
3 4 (13.79%) Adobe
3 4 (13.79%) ATG
3 4 (13.79%) Endeca
3 4 (13.79%) hybris
3 4 (13.79%) Demandware
4 3 (10.34%) BEA
4 3 (10.34%) Micro Focus
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft