The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 89 56 114
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +58
Permanent jobs citing JPA 4 42 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.32% 3.23% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.07% 10.12% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 2
Median salary £42,000 £38,000 £36,895
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +2.99%
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.47% +6.25%
JPA
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
375 415 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 30.36% 31.90% 38.33%
Number of salaries quoted 227 280 437
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing JPA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing JPA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for JPA.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) CMS
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) JMS
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (25.00%) LAMP
4 1 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) PHP

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) CMS
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) Neo4j
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Dojo
4 1 (25.00%) EJB
4 1 (25.00%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) JMS
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) JSP
4 1 (25.00%) LAMP
4 1 (25.00%) PhoneGap
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) Servlets
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Alterian
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase