The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank - 108 86
Permanent jobs citing JPA 0 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.17% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.36% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
JPA
South East

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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
429 548 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 44.64% 45.33% 33.91%
Number of salaries quoted 385 453 374
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

JPA
Salary Trend in Kent

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

JPA Salary Trend in Kent