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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 138 126 164
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +38
Permanent jobs citing JPA 8 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.34% 0.15% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.01% 0.37% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 9
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +26.66%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
789 812 1183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.80% 41.58% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 681 718 995
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

JPA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

JPA Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

JPA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hitchin -12 4 - -
Stevenage +8 2 £35,000 -10.25%
St Albans - 1 £40,000 -
JPA
East of England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) Hibernate
3 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle
3 7 (70.00%) JBoss
4 6 (60.00%) Struts
4 6 (60.00%) J2EE
4 6 (60.00%) HTML
4 6 (60.00%) MVC
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) Maven
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (40.00%) BEA
6 4 (40.00%) Middleware
6 4 (40.00%) Micro Focus
6 4 (40.00%) Tuxedo
6 4 (40.00%) N-Tier
6 4 (40.00%) SOA
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (40.00%) VB
6 4 (40.00%) UML
6 4 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (40.00%) Web Services

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (40.00%) Tuxedo
1 4 (40.00%) AquaLogic
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Fredhopper
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Maven
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (20.00%) Ant
4 1 (10.00%) TestNG
4 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (10.00%) Mockito
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Analyst Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Development Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
2 7 (70.00%) Hibernate
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) J2EE
3 6 (60.00%) Struts
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) JSF
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) XML
4 4 (40.00%) Middleware
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (30.00%) JAX-RS
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5
5 3 (30.00%) jQuery
6 2 (20.00%) Spring MVC
7 1 (10.00%) EJB 3.0
7 1 (10.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) BPEL
3 4 (40.00%) UML
3 4 (40.00%) SOA
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) COBOL
3 4 (40.00%) Delphi
3 4 (40.00%) VB
3 4 (40.00%) VB6
4 3 (30.00%) Scala
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
5 1 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
1 7 (70.00%) JBoss
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) BEA
3 4 (40.00%) Micro Focus
4 2 (20.00%) ATG
4 2 (20.00%) Endeca
4 2 (20.00%) hybris
4 2 (20.00%) Demandware
4 2 (20.00%) Adobe