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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 101 89 93
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing JPA 9 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.54% 0.091% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.45% 0.24% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 4
Average salary £36,895 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.98% -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.64% +2.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
619 409 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.33% 37.25% 35.43%
Number of salaries quoted 438 266 410
Average salary £38,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.23% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (93.75%) Hibernate
3 14 (87.50%) Scrum
4 13 (81.25%) SQL
4 13 (81.25%) Web Services
5 12 (75.00%) Struts
5 12 (75.00%) Ant
6 11 (68.75%) Oracle
6 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
6 11 (68.75%) JSP
6 11 (68.75%) XML
6 11 (68.75%) JMS
7 10 (62.50%) Ajax
7 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (56.25%) JSON
8 9 (56.25%) Automated Testing
8 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (56.25%) HTML
8 9 (56.25%) UNIX
8 9 (56.25%) CSS
9 8 (50.00%) Photoshop
9 8 (50.00%) WebLogic
9 8 (50.00%) PL/SQL
9 8 (50.00%) J2EE
9 8 (50.00%) Linux
9 8 (50.00%) Python
9 8 (50.00%) LDAP
9 8 (50.00%) Document Management
9 8 (50.00%) Spring
9 8 (50.00%) Ruby

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 8 (50.00%) GIMP
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 8 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Ant
2 6 (37.50%) Maven
3 4 (25.00%) Apache Ivy
4 3 (18.75%) JUnit
4 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 13 (81.25%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) Hibernate
2 13 (81.25%) Web Services
3 12 (75.00%) Struts
4 11 (68.75%) JSP
4 11 (68.75%) XML
4 11 (68.75%) JMS
5 10 (62.50%) Ajax
6 9 (56.25%) JSON
6 9 (56.25%) HTML
6 9 (56.25%) CSS
7 8 (50.00%) J2EE
7 8 (50.00%) Spring
7 8 (50.00%) jQuery
7 8 (50.00%) HTML5
7 8 (50.00%) PostGIS
8 7 (43.75%) Java EE
9 4 (25.00%) Servlets
9 4 (25.00%) SOAP
9 4 (25.00%) Spring Web Flow
10 3 (18.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) PKI
1 8 (50.00%) GIS
1 8 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) UNIX
2 8 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Scrum
2 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (56.25%) Automated Testing
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (50.00%) Document Management
4 8 (50.00%) Product Management
4 8 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (25.00%) MVC
6 3 (18.75%) Refactoring
6 3 (18.75%) UML
6 3 (18.75%) OO
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
7 2 (12.50%) Workflow
7 2 (12.50%) SOA
7 2 (12.50%) BPMN
8 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (6.25%) OOP
8 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
4 8 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 8 (50.00%) Python
4 8 (50.00%) Ruby
4 8 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 8 (50.00%) Adobe
3 4 (25.00%) JBoss