The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 85 97 78
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -19
Permanent jobs citing JPA 10 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.96% 0.44% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.80% 0.87% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £38,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
555 575 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 53.01% 50.93% 45.37%
Number of salaries quoted 375 328 300
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 Glasgow

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

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

JPA
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

JPA Salary Trend in Glasgow

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 24 (100.00%) Java
1 24 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 24 (100.00%) Spring
2 20 (83.33%) MVC
3 17 (70.83%) HTML
3 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
3 17 (70.83%) CSS
4 16 (66.67%) Subversion
5 15 (62.50%) JIRA
6 14 (58.33%) Tomcat
6 14 (58.33%) Relational Database
7 13 (54.17%) Java EE
8 11 (45.83%) Spring MVC
9 10 (41.67%) SQL
9 10 (41.67%) Oracle
9 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
9 10 (41.67%) Sybase
9 10 (41.67%) Struts
9 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
9 10 (41.67%) Configuration Management
9 10 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (41.67%) TDD
9 10 (41.67%) HTML5
9 10 (41.67%) CSS3
10 9 (37.50%) Web Services
10 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
10 9 (37.50%) Selenium
10 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (37.50%) REST
10 9 (37.50%) Jenkins

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 14 (58.33%) Tomcat
2 6 (25.00%) JBoss
3 4 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (4.17%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) PuTTY
2 4 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) Relational Database
2 10 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) Subversion
2 15 (62.50%) JIRA
3 9 (37.50%) Selenium
3 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 6 (25.00%) Maven
4 6 (25.00%) Eclipse
5 5 (20.83%) EasyMock
5 5 (20.83%) Cucumber
5 5 (20.83%) WebDriver
5 5 (20.83%) JUnit
6 4 (16.67%) Mockito
6 4 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (16.67%) Banking
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
1 4 (16.67%) Private Banking
1 4 (16.67%) Investment Banking
2 3 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Technical Leader
5 4 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Web Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Flash Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 24 (100.00%) Spring
2 17 (70.83%) CSS
2 17 (70.83%) HTML
3 13 (54.17%) Java EE
4 11 (45.83%) Spring MVC
5 10 (41.67%) HTML5
5 10 (41.67%) CSS3
5 10 (41.67%) Struts
6 9 (37.50%) Web Services
6 9 (37.50%) REST
7 6 (25.00%) Spring Integration
7 6 (25.00%) Spring Web Flow
8 5 (20.83%) Servlets
9 4 (16.67%) JSON
9 4 (16.67%) Ajax
9 4 (16.67%) JDBC
9 4 (16.67%) JSP
9 4 (16.67%) DHTML
9 4 (16.67%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.83%) iPad
3 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) MVC
2 10 (41.67%) TDD
2 10 (41.67%) Configuration Management
3 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (33.33%) Coaching
5 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
5 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
5 7 (29.17%) Business Development
6 6 (25.00%) AOP
6 6 (25.00%) OOD
6 6 (25.00%) OO
6 6 (25.00%) Integration Testing
7 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
7 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.83%) Pair Programming
8 4 (16.67%) SOA
8 4 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (16.67%) Investment Management
8 4 (16.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
3 10 (41.67%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle
1 10 (41.67%) Sybase
2 3 (12.50%) Adobe