The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 78 92 87
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs citing JPA 9 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.78% 0.091% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.37% 0.27% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 9
Average salary £37,500 £22,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.45% -37.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £22,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
JPA
East of 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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
379 377 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 32.99% 34.34% 45.97%
Number of salaries quoted 321 344 433
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

JPA
Salary Trend in Essex

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

JPA Salary Trend in Essex

JPA
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JPA across the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

JPA Salary Histogram in Essex

JPA
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
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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
Brentwood - 4 £41,250 -
Colchester - 4 £41,250 -
Chelmsford -3 2 £21,000 -4.54%
Witham - 1 £33,500 -
JPA
East of England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) Struts
3 10 (76.92%) MVC
3 10 (76.92%) Spring
3 10 (76.92%) J2EE
3 10 (76.92%) EJB
4 9 (69.23%) SQL
5 8 (61.54%) Hibernate
5 8 (61.54%) Spring MVC
5 8 (61.54%) Unit Testing
6 7 (53.85%) Java SE
6 7 (53.85%) Servlets
6 7 (53.85%) JBoss
7 5 (38.46%) JUnit
7 5 (38.46%) Java EE
8 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
8 4 (30.77%) Maven
8 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
8 4 (30.77%) Oracle
8 4 (30.77%) Ant
8 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
8 4 (30.77%) JMS
8 4 (30.77%) Data Mining
8 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
8 4 (30.77%) GlassFish
8 4 (30.77%) Gradle
9 3 (23.08%) Degree
9 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
10 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
11 1 (7.69%) Subversion

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
1 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
1 4 (30.77%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Data Mining
1 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) JUnit
2 4 (30.77%) Maven
2 4 (30.77%) Ant
2 4 (30.77%) Gradle
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.69%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (84.62%) Java Developer
3 8 (61.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Graduate
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate Java Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) Struts
2 10 (76.92%) Spring
2 10 (76.92%) J2EE
2 10 (76.92%) EJB
3 8 (61.54%) Hibernate
3 8 (61.54%) Spring MVC
4 7 (53.85%) Java SE
4 7 (53.85%) Servlets
5 5 (38.46%) Java EE
6 4 (30.77%) JMS
7 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) MVC
2 8 (61.54%) Unit Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) JBoss
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle