The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank - 91 95
Permanent jobs citing JPA 0 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 1.02% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.74% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 3
Average salary - £40,000 £64,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.17% +13.33%
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
401 511 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.48% 37.24% 38.04%
Number of salaries quoted 290 391 347
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,187 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) JBoss
2 3 (60.00%) Java EE
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) EJB 3.0
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) EJB
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Intranet

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3 (60.00%) JBoss
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce Support
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Java EE
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) EJB
3 2 (40.00%) EJB 3.0
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) Java RMI
4 1 (20.00%) JNI
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) SDLC
1 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) HP ASE
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase