The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 93 - 105
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing JPA 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.50% - 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.17% - 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £49,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.05% +6.25%
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
428 439 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 43.06% 45.21% 43.77%
Number of salaries quoted 386 389 443
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,430 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent 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 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

JPA
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne - 5 £47,500 -
JPA
South East

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 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 Kent region with a requirement for JPA.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) Spring
2 13 (92.86%) Vaadin
3 9 (64.29%) MySQL
4 8 (57.14%) JUnit
4 8 (57.14%) Tomcat
4 8 (57.14%) XML
4 8 (57.14%) Linux
4 8 (57.14%) Mobile App
4 8 (57.14%) SDLC
4 8 (57.14%) GWT
5 6 (42.86%) Hudson
5 6 (42.86%) Java EE
5 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) Scrum
5 6 (42.86%) SQL
6 5 (35.71%) Web Services
6 5 (35.71%) Eclipse
6 5 (35.71%) Delphi
6 5 (35.71%) JSF
6 5 (35.71%) Bluemix
6 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (35.71%) MariaDB
6 5 (35.71%) Amazon S3
6 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (35.71%) REST
7 3 (21.43%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (14.29%) Marketing

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 8 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) GlassFish
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon S3
1 5 (35.71%) Bluemix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) MySQL
2 5 (35.71%) MariaDB
3 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) JUnit
2 6 (42.86%) Hudson
2 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 5 (35.71%) Eclipse
4 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.14%) RSpec
4 1 (7.14%) Selenium
4 1 (7.14%) WATIR
General
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Senior Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Java Applications Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Java Mobile Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Junior
3 3 (21.43%) Junior Applications Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Junior Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Junior Java Applications Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Junior Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) Spring
2 13 (92.86%) Vaadin
3 8 (57.14%) GWT
3 8 (57.14%) XML
4 6 (42.86%) Java EE
5 5 (35.71%) JSF
5 5 (35.71%) REST
5 5 (35.71%) Web Services
6 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
6 1 (7.14%) JAX-RS
6 1 (7.14%) JMS
6 1 (7.14%) RESTEasy
6 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) SDLC
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (21.43%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (7.14%) DSDM
5 1 (7.14%) SOA
5 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) Delphi
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef