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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 87 98 76
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -22
Permanent jobs citing JPA 7 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.64% 0.25% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.32% 0.49% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
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
530 609 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.23% 50.54% 44.86%
Number of salaries quoted 366 356 266
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 £30,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 27 January 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 16 (100.00%) Spring
2 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 15 (93.75%) CSS
3 14 (87.50%) MVC
3 14 (87.50%) Relational Database
4 12 (75.00%) Tomcat
5 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
5 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
5 10 (62.50%) Sybase
5 10 (62.50%) Struts
5 10 (62.50%) SQL
5 10 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (62.50%) Subversion
5 10 (62.50%) JIRA
5 10 (62.50%) Spring MVC
5 10 (62.50%) HTML5
5 10 (62.50%) CSS3
6 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
7 8 (50.00%) Coaching
8 7 (43.75%) Mentoring
8 7 (43.75%) Business Development
8 7 (43.75%) Java EE
9 6 (37.50%) OOD
9 6 (37.50%) OO
10 5 (31.25%) Servlets
10 5 (31.25%) MS Excel

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 12 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) Relational Database
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Subversion
1 10 (62.50%) JIRA
2 5 (31.25%) JUnit
3 4 (25.00%) Selenium
3 4 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 4 (25.00%) Mockito
3 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
1 4 (25.00%) Banking
1 4 (25.00%) Investment Banking
1 4 (25.00%) Private Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Technical Leader
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Flash Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 16 (100.00%) Spring
2 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 15 (93.75%) CSS
3 10 (62.50%) Struts
3 10 (62.50%) Spring MVC
3 10 (62.50%) HTML5
3 10 (62.50%) CSS3
4 7 (43.75%) Java EE
5 5 (31.25%) Servlets
6 4 (25.00%) JSON
6 4 (25.00%) Ajax
6 4 (25.00%) Web Services
6 4 (25.00%) JDBC
6 4 (25.00%) JSP
6 4 (25.00%) JAX-RS
6 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (25.00%) DHTML
6 4 (25.00%) jQuery
6 4 (25.00%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) MVC
2 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
3 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
4 8 (50.00%) Coaching
5 7 (43.75%) Mentoring
5 7 (43.75%) Business Development
6 6 (37.50%) OO
6 6 (37.50%) OOD
7 4 (25.00%) SOA
7 4 (25.00%) Wealth Management
7 4 (25.00%) TDD
7 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (25.00%) Investment Management
7 4 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Sybase
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe