The first table below looks at the demand for JPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 99 93 87
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs citing JPA 7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.25% 0.085%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.20% 0.63% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
Average salary £42,000 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +25.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
583 476 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.02% 39.24% 34.76%
Number of salaries quoted 406 319 300
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
JPA
Scotland

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

JPA
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

JPA Salary Trend in Edinburgh

JPA
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JPA across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

JPA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 14 (93.33%) Adobe
2 14 (93.33%) XML
2 14 (93.33%) J2EE
2 14 (93.33%) Management Information System
3 9 (60.00%) jQuery
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle
3 9 (60.00%) JSP
3 9 (60.00%) JMS
4 8 (53.33%) GIS
4 8 (53.33%) Scrum
4 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
4 8 (53.33%) Shell Script
4 8 (53.33%) Python
4 8 (53.33%) LDAP
4 8 (53.33%) Struts
4 8 (53.33%) Web Services
4 8 (53.33%) UNIX
4 8 (53.33%) Ant
4 8 (53.33%) Photoshop
4 8 (53.33%) WebLogic
4 8 (53.33%) PL/SQL
4 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (53.33%) GIMP

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (53.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Photoshop
1 8 (53.33%) GIMP
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) MongoDB
1 8 (53.33%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Ant
General
1 6 (40.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Flash Developer
4 2 (13.33%) UI Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Flash ActionScript Developer
4 2 (13.33%) UI Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Flash Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 14 (93.33%) J2EE
2 14 (93.33%) XML
3 9 (60.00%) JSP
3 9 (60.00%) jQuery
3 9 (60.00%) JMS
4 8 (53.33%) PostGIS
4 8 (53.33%) HTML5
4 8 (53.33%) Struts
4 8 (53.33%) Web Services
4 8 (53.33%) Ajax
4 8 (53.33%) JSON
5 6 (40.00%) Apache Flex
5 6 (40.00%) WPF
5 6 (40.00%) Adobe AIR
5 6 (40.00%) NHibernate
5 6 (40.00%) Lucene
5 6 (40.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) Management Information System
2 8 (53.33%) PKI
2 8 (53.33%) GIS
3 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
4 6 (40.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Scrum
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (53.33%) Document Management
1 8 (53.33%) Automated Testing
1 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (53.33%) Product Management
1 8 (53.33%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) MVC
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (53.33%) PL/SQL
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) Python
2 8 (53.33%) Shell Script
2 8 (53.33%) Ruby
3 6 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Adobe
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) JBoss