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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 98 86 108
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +22
Permanent jobs citing JPA 1 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.099% 1.81% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 5.21% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 5
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +8.97%
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
452 461 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 44.93% 34.74% 36.51%
Number of salaries quoted 374 390 429
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 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 Essex region with a requirement for JPA.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (88.24%) SQL
3 14 (82.35%) Spring
4 13 (76.47%) JBoss
5 11 (64.71%) SDLC
6 10 (58.82%) Degree
6 10 (58.82%) Servlets
6 10 (58.82%) Struts
6 10 (58.82%) Hibernate
7 9 (52.94%) Eclipse
7 9 (52.94%) Computer Science
7 9 (52.94%) Unit Testing
8 8 (47.06%) Eclipse RCP
8 8 (47.06%) JavaBeans
8 8 (47.06%) EJB
8 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
9 6 (35.29%) Java SE
9 6 (35.29%) J2EE
10 5 (29.41%) E-business
11 4 (23.53%) MVC
12 3 (17.65%) Automotive
12 3 (17.65%) Spring MVC
13 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (11.76%) Validation
13 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
13 2 (11.76%) TDD
13 2 (11.76%) Document Management
13 2 (11.76%) JSP
14 1 (5.88%) JUnit
14 1 (5.88%) Workflow

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 13 (76.47%) JBoss
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Eclipse
2 8 (47.06%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (5.88%) JUnit
General
1 3 (17.65%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
1 17 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Senior Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Java Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Java Programmer
3 5 (29.41%) Programmer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Java Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Java Programmer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Programmer
5 3 (17.65%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Graduate
6 2 (11.76%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Graduate Java Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Junior
6 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Junior Java Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Mid-Level Java Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Graduate J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) Spring
2 10 (58.82%) Hibernate
2 10 (58.82%) Servlets
2 10 (58.82%) Struts
3 8 (47.06%) EJB
3 8 (47.06%) JavaBeans
4 6 (35.29%) J2EE
4 6 (35.29%) Java SE
5 3 (17.65%) Spring MVC
6 2 (11.76%) JSP
7 1 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) SDLC
2 9 (52.94%) Unit Testing
3 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
4 5 (29.41%) E-business
5 4 (23.53%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Document Management
6 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) Validation
7 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (88.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree